Quotes: antidote

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  • Bruce Forsyth
    Bruce Forsyth
    British presenter, actor, comedian, singer, dancer and screenwriter 1928-2017
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    A round of golf is the ideal antidote to stress.
  • Joan Baez
    Joan Baez
    American singer, songwriter 1941-
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    Action is the antidote to despair.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Canst thou not minister to a mind diseased, pluck from the memory a rooted sorrow, raze out the written troubles of the brain, and with some sweet oblivious antidote cleanse the fraught bosom of that perilous stuff which weighs upon the heart?
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.

    Source: Phaedrus

  • Grenville Kleiser
    Grenville Kleiser
    Canadian-American author
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    Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    Novels so often provide an anodyne and not an antidote, glide one into torpid slumbers instead of rousing one with a burning brand.
  • Adam Smith
    Adam Smith
    Scottish Economist 1723-1790
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    Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
  • Ernst Fischer
    Ernst Fischer
    Austrian journalist, writer and politician 1899-1972
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    The bosses of our mass media, press, radio, film and television, succeed in their aim of taking our minds off disaster. Thus, the distraction they offer demands the antidote of maximum concentration on disaster.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    The deferring of anger is the best antidote to anger.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    The only antidote to mental suffering is physical pain.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    There's a Bible on the shelf there. But I keep it next to Voltaire-poison and antidote.
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