Quotes by compromises

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  • E. M. Cioran
    E. M. Cioran
    French philosopher 1911-
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    A decadent civilization compromises with its disease, cherishes the virus infecting it, loses its self-respect.
  • Brit Marling
    Brit Marling
    American actress and screenwriter 1982-
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    A couple of compromises in a row and suddenly you're very far way from the person you thought you were.
  • Günther Grass
    Günther Grass
    German writer 1927-2015
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    Art is uncompromising and life is full of compromises.
  • Bhagat Singh
    Bhagat Singh
    Indian socialist revolutionary 1907-1931
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    Compromise is not such ignoble and deplorable a thing as we generally think. It is rather an indispensable factor in the political strategy. Any nation that rises against the oppressors is bound to fail in the beginning and to gain partial reforms during the medieval period of its struggle through compromises.
  • Amy Vanderbilt
    Amy Vanderbilt
    American author, authority on etiquette 1908-1974
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    I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made.
  • John Dewey
    John Dewey
    American philosopher 1859-1952
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    Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis.
  • Toni Morrison
    Toni Morrison
    American novelist, essayist, editor 1931-
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    There's a difference between writing for a living and writing for life. If you write for a living, you make enormous compromises.... If you write for life, you'll work hard; you'll do what's honest, not what pays.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu
    Benjamin Netanyahu
    Israeli politician 2009-
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    We're willing to make difficult and hard decisions and compromises to live in peace with our neighbours, but we're entitled to our own country where Jews from around the world can come here, just as Palestinians from around the world can come to the Palestinian state.
  • Bliss Carman
    Bliss Carman
    Canadian poet 1861-1929
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    What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.
  • Benazir Bhutto
    Benazir Bhutto
    Pakistani politician 1953-2007
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    When the United States aligns with dictatorships and totalitarian regimes, it compromises the basic democratic principles of its foundation - namely, life, liberty and justice for all.
  • Wendell Phillips
    Wendell Phillips
    American Reformer, Orator 1811-1884
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    Write on my gravestone: ''Infidel, Traitor.'' - infidel to every church that compromises with wrong; traitor to every government that oppresses the people.
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