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We grow a little every time we do not take advantage of somebody's weakness.
My biggest weakness is patience, wanting to see things happen too quickly or get changes in place right away. Not having the patience to let things develop.
The acknowledgment of our weakness is the first step in repairing our loss.
Thomas a Kempis
I believe in discipline, so I'm not the right person to cry about weakness and things like this, but maybe I'm not human.
It's hard to let new stuff in. And whether that admits a weakness, I don't know.
Vulnerability is not weakness. And that myth is profoundly dangerous.
No man is so much a fool as not to have wit enough sometimes to be a knave; nor any so cunning a knave as not to have the weakness sometimes to play the fool.
I am tired. My arm aches. My head boils. My feet are cold. But I am not aware of any weakness.
Insulting the electorate and accusing it of spiritual weakness and sinfulness are not the ways to get yourself the job of president.
The beautiful seems right by force of beauty and the feeble wrong because of weakness.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
It is from weakness that people reach for dictators and concentrated government power. Only the strong can be free. And only the productive can be strong.
Science has yet to isolate the Godiva Chocolate or Prada gene, but that doesn't mean your weakness for pricey swag isn't woven into your DNA. According to a new study of identical twins, it's less TV ads or Labor Day sales that make you buy the things you do than the tastes and temperaments that are already part of you at birth.
I try to avoid barbecue potato chips. They're my weakness.
Tomorrow is a satire on today, And shows its weakness.
If I have a weakness, it's probably ice cream. That's where I get lax, sloppy. I'll sneak into the refrigerator at night and take two or three bites and put it back. Butter pecan. Only two or three bites, but it shows.
Everybody has a weakness. Mine is food.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're alive.
Orlando Aloysius Battista
I just like the company of beautiful women. I have a weakness in that department.
Now the thing is not to get into unnecessary quarrels by talking too much and not to indicate any weakness by talking too much; let our actions speak for themselves.
Henry L. Stimson
Criminals usually prey on weakness. They can smell it.
Lack of consistency is a weakness shared by all nations.
Don't mistake niceness for weakness.
Insecurity, commonly regarded as a weakness in normal people, is the basic tool of the actor's trade.
Weakness is something we don't like to admit we have. We hold it against people, until we experience it, and then we feel more compassion for it.
Taken as a whole, Europe's share of world output is projected to fall by almost a third in the next two decades. This is the competitiveness challenge - and much of our weakness in meeting it is self-inflicted. Complex rules restricting our labour markets are not some naturally occurring phenomenon.
I just like the company of beautiful women. I have a weakness in that department. And I suppose because I am fairly well off and a famous musician, I'm up for grabs. And that makes me an eligible bachelor in the press.
Love is not weakness. It is strong. Only the sacrament of marriage can contain it.
We have not sought this conflict; we have sought too long to avoid it; our forbearance has been construed into weakness, our magnanimity into fear, until the vindication of our manhood, as well as the defence of our rights, is required at our hands.
History demonstrates that previous military drawdowns invited aggression by our enemies. After World War I, America drew down forces until the U.S. Army had fewer than 100,000 men in uniform. That weakness invited Nazi aggression in Europe and the imperial Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor.
Men walk this tightrope where any sign of weakness illicits shame, and so they're afraid to make themselves vulnerable for fear of looking weak.
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