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  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    If men as individuals surrender to the call of their elementary instincts, avoiding pain and seeking satisfaction only for their own selves, the result for them all taken together must be a state of insecurity, of fear, and of promiscuous misery.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
    Ayn Rand
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    Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death.
  • Ayaan Hirsi Ali
    Ayaan Hirsi Ali
    Somali-born Dutch-American activist, feminist and author 1969-
    Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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    Avoiding offense means that we don't accept each other as equals.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
    American author 1972-
    Bo Bennett
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    Avoiding the phrase "I don't have time...", will soon help you to realize that you do have the time needed for just about anything you choose to accomplish in life.
  • Oliver Herford
    Oliver Herford
    American writer, cartoonist 1863-1935
    Oliver Herford
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    Bigamy is one way of avoiding the painful publicity of divorce and the expense of alimony.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
    American author 1972-
    Bo Bennett
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    Diplomacy is more than saying or doing the right things at the right time, it is avoiding saying or doing the wrong things at any time.
    Source: Year to Success
  • Joey Adams
    Joey Adams
    American comedian 1911-1999
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    Do not worry about avoiding temptation. As you grow older it will avoid you.
  • Baruch Spinoza
    Baruch Spinoza
    Dutch Philosopher and Theologian 1632-1677
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    Fame has also this great drawback, that if we pursue it we must direct our lives in such a way as to please the fancy of men, avoiding what they dislike and seeking what is pleasing to them.
  • Angela Merkel
    Angela Merkel
    German politician 1954-
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    Herr Schroder has conducted two electoral campaigns, and he is doing it again now, by not telling people what is really necessary. He keeps avoiding the difficult and uncomfortable issues, those that imply changes and therefore provoke discussions.
  • Boethius
    Boethius
    Roman senator, consul, magister officiorum, and philosopher
    Boethius
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    If there is anything good about nobility it is that it enforces the necessity of avoiding degeneracy.
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
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    It's very important for people to know themselves and understand what their value system is, because if you don't know what your value system is, then you don't know what risks are worth taking and which ones are worth avoiding.
  • Jorge Luis Borges
    Jorge Luis Borges
    Argentijns writer 1899-1986
    Jorge Luis Borges
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    My father and he had one of those English friendships which begin by avoiding intimacies and eventually eliminate speech altogether.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
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    Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.
  • Sir Arthur Helps
    Sir Arthur Helps
    English writer and dean of the Privy Council 1813-1875
    Sir Arthur Helps
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    Reading is sometimes an ingenious device for avoiding thought.
  • Bing Gordon
    Bing Gordon
    American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
    Bing Gordon
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    Somehow, the company must stay true to the founding vision while avoiding the pitfalls of rapid growth - and perhaps survive the hiring of a previously successful executive who doesn't work out.
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