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Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Don't Take Anything Personally. Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won't be the victim of needless suffering.
Miguel Angel Ruiz
I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and who has not been the victim and slave of his action.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am not a victim of emotional conflicts. I am human.
Jealousy is, I think, the worst of all faults because it makes a victim of both parties.
If it's never our fault, we can't take responsibility for it. If we can't take responsibility for it, we'll always be its victim.
Evil requires the sanction of the victim.
The war is coming to the streets of America and if you are not keeping and bearing and practicing with your arms then you will be helpless and you will be the victim of evil.
The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.
A strong, successful man is not the victim of his environment. He creates favorable conditions. His own inherent force and energy compel things to turn out as he desires.
Orison Swett Marden
It seems that the first victim of an Obama campaign is the truth. It seems that the first victim of an Obama campaign is the truth.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
You can be a victim of cancer, or a survivor of cancer. It's a mindset.
When people don't like themselves very much, they have to make up for it. The classic bully was actually a victim first.
We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
The only thing I shy away from is non-consensual violence. I can't write a story where someone is a simple victim because it's boring.
Commas in The New Yorker fall with the precision of knives in a circus act, outlining the victim.
E. B. White
John F. Kennedy was the victim of the hate that was a part of our country. It is a disease that occupies the minds of the few but brings danger to the many.
Lyndon B. Johnson
No woman has to be a victim of physical abuse. Women have to feel like they are not alone.
This above all, to refuse to be a victim.
There really is no difference between the bully and the victim.
Murder is unique in that it abolishes the party it injures, so that society has to take the place of the victim and on his behalf demand atonement or grant forgiveness; it is the one crime in which society has a direct interest.
W. H. Auden
Designers are very fickle. I never wanted to be a victim of that. You're in one minute, out the next.
It is very difficult for people to believe the simple fact that every persecutor was once a victim. Yet it should be very obvious that someone who was allowed to feel free and strong from childhood does not have the need to humiliate another person.
It's very attractive to people to be a victim. Instead of having to think out the whole situation, about history and your group and what you are doing... if you begin from the point of view of being a victim, you've got it half-made. I mean intellectually.
V. S. Naipaul
The hacker mindset doesn't actually see what happens on the other side, to the victim.
It would perhaps be nice to be alternately the victim and the executioner.
The victim mentality may be the last uncomplicated thing about life in America.
The people who abandon Jihad fall a victim to humility and degradation.
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