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There are many people who feel that it is useless and futile to continue talking about peace and non-violence against a government whose only reply is savage attacks on an unarmed and defenceless people.
When you begin to worry, go find something to do. Get busy being a blessing to someone; do something fruitful. Talking about your problem or sitting alone, thinking about it, does no good; it serves only to make you miserable. Above all else, remember that worrying is totally useless. Worrying will not solve your problem.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Thomas A. Edison
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
There are three kinds of intelligence: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second good, and the third kind useless.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all.
What can we gain by sailing to the moon if we are not able to cross the abyss that separates us from ourselves? This is the most important of all voyages of discovery, and without it, all the rest are not only useless, but disastrous.
Useless laws weaken the necessary laws.
Charles de Montesquieu
The SAT is not perfect. We all know smart, knowledgeable people who do badly on standardized tests. But neither is it useless. SAT scores do measure both specific knowledge and valuable thinking skills.
The life of an uneducated man is as useless as the tail of a dog which neither covers its rear end, nor protects it from the bites of insects.
A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.
You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.
Charles de Gaulle
I'm bored' is a useless thing to say. You live in a great, big, vast world that you've seen none percent of.
Louis C. K.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
It's useless to hold a person to anything he says while he's in love, drunk, or running for office.
I see the church as a field hospital after battle. It is useless to ask a seriously injured person if he has high cholesterol and about the level of his blood sugars. You have to heal his wounds. Then we can talk about everything else.
I actually think the whole concept of retirement is a bit stupid, so yes, I do want to do something else. There is this strange thing that just because chronologically on a Friday night you have reached a certain age... with all that experience, how can it be that on a Monday morning, you are useless?
Without knowledge action is useless and knowledge without action is futile.
It is only necessary to have courage, for strength without self-confidence is useless.
I cannot think that we are useless or God would not have created us. There is one God looking down on us all. We are all the children of one God. The sun, the darkness, the winds are all listening to what we have to say.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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