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A common danger tends to concord. Communism is the exploitation of the strong by the weak. In Communism, inequality comes from placing mediocrity on a level with excellence.
Let me ask you a question: If you never ate a balanced diet, what would happen to your body? You know the answer: Eventually you'd grow weak; you might even open yourself to serious illness or disease. We all need a balanced diet if we are to stay healthy.
I mean the flesh, never fade! The flesh never leave the creation, see, because with that divine spirit the flesh cannot fade. If the spirit is weak then the flesh fade, seen?
Abstainer: a weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself a pleasure.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Like all weak men he laid an exaggerated stress on not changing one's mind.
W. Somerset Maugham
Every reform, however necessary, will by weak minds be carried to an excess, that itself will need reforming.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
My weak spot is laziness. Oh, I have a lot of weak spots: cookies, croissants.
Think about one of the most powerful influences on a young child's life - the absence of a father figure. Look back on recent presidents, and you'll find an absent, or weak, or failed father in the lives of Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.
We are taught that revenge is strong and compassion is weak. We are taught that power is more important than love.
I think it is the weak and the young and the minorities that you need to look after to get a healthy creative environment - to get a lot of choices, a lot of different styles of music, a lot experimental stuff that everyone else feeds off.
How can any man be weak who dares to be at all?
Henry David Thoreau
Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.
Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects.
The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the rights of the weak that the duty of the strong is comprised.
People often speak of God being even-handed. God is not even-handed. God is biased, in favor of the weak, of the despised.
Orators are most vehement when their cause is weak.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
In Kosovo, the U.S. has chosen a course of action that escalates atrocities and violence. It is also a course of action that strikes a blow against the regime of international order, but which offers the weak at least some protection from predatory states.
Strong women only marry weak men.
People confuse goodness with weakness. It is weak people, not good people (goodness demands strength), who are taken advantage of.
No man can be ideally successful until he has found his place. Like a locomotive he is strong on the track, but weak anywhere else.
Orison Swett Marden
Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine; now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic.
It was a weak spot in any nation to have a large body of disaffected people within its confusion.
Zora Neale Hurston
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
When our governments want to sell us a course of action, they do it by making sure it's the only thing on the agenda, the only thing everyone's talking about. And they pre-load the ensuing discussion with highly selected images, devious and prejudicial language, dubious linkages, weak or false 'intelligence' and selected 'leaks.'
What distinguishes a great artist from a weak one is first their sensibility and tenderness; second, their imagination, and third, their industry.
Leonardo da Vinci
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
Honore de Balzac
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