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Growth demands a temporary surrender of security. It may mean giving up familiar but limiting patterns, safe but unrewarding work, values no longer believed in, and relationships that have lost their meaning.
John C. Maxwell
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
No matter how devastating our struggles, disappointments, and troubles are, they are only temporary. No matter what happens to you, no matter the depth of tragedy or pain you face, no matter how death stalks you and your loved ones, the Resurrection promises you a future of immeasurable good.
Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
Before success comes in any man's life, he's sure to meet with much temporary defeat and, perhaps some failures. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and the most logical thing to do is to quit. That's exactly what the majority of men do.
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Lust is temporary, romance can be nice, but love is the most important thing of all. Because without love, lust and romance will always be short-lived.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.
Beauty is only temporary, but your mind lasts you a lifetime.
Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.
Social media is itself as temporary as any social gathering, nightclub or party. It's the people that matter, not the venue. So when the trend leaders of one social niche or another decide the place everyone is socializing has lost its luster or, more important, its exclusivity, they move on to the next one, taking their followers with them.
Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.
Graffiti's always been a temporary art form. You make your mark and then they scrub it off.
Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.
Thomas a Kempis
Building a set is like building a place, but it's a temporary place, because sets usually get torn down. Kind of unfortunate.
Certain it is that their power increased always in an exact proportion to the weakness of the Caliphate, and, without doubt, in some of the most distracted periods of the Arabian rule, the Hebrew Princes rose into some degree of local and temporary importance.
Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
Love: A temporary insanity curable by marriage.
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
William Butler Yeats
Saint Patrick's Day
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
People speak of the fear of the blank canvas as though it is a temporary hesitation, a trembling moment of self-doubt. For me it was more like being abducted from my bed by a clown, thrust into a circus arena with a wicker chair, and told to tame a pissed-off lion in front of an expectant crowd.
The notion of a neutral, mainstream national media gained dominance only in World War II and in its aftermath, when what turned out to be a temporary moderate consensus came to govern the country.
Beer. Now there's a temporary solution.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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