Quotes by confrontation

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  • Alain Juppe
    Alain Juppe
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    Any confrontation, such as a verbal one with the United States, would be harmful for everybody.
  • Ernest Becker
    Ernest Becker
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    For man, maximum excitement is the confrontation of death and the skillful defiance of it by watching others fed to it as he survives transfixed with rapture.
  • David Cronenberg
    David Cronenberg
    Canadian movie maker 1943-
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    I think of horror films as art, as films of confrontation. Films that make you confront aspects of your own life that are difficult to face. Just because you're making a horror film doesn't mean you can't make an artful film.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
    Ben Horowitz
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    In life, you don't have a level of confrontation and the nonsense you run into when you're a CEO. CEOs aren't born.
  • John Gray
    John Gray
    American relationship counselor, lecturer and author 1951-
    John Gray
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    It is not giving children more that spoils them; it is giving them more to avoid confrontation.
  • Richard Nixon
    Richard Nixon
    American president 1913-1994
    Richard Nixon
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    Let us move from the era of confrontation to the era of negotiation.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
    American professional wrestler and actor 1966-
    Bill Goldberg
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    Lets be honest: I'm an athlete, not an entertainer as much. So as an athlete, I am a guy who likes the physical confrontation of the football field. I like playing nose-guard; I like having two 350 pound guys trying to rip my head off.
  • Bill Parcells
    Bill Parcells
    American coach in the NFL 1941-
    Bill Parcells
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    Nowadays, if you are afraid of confrontation, you are not going to do very well.
  • C. J. Mahaney
    C. J. Mahaney
    American Christian minister 1953-
    C. J. Mahaney
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    Pastoral ministry is about an ongoing confrontation with the god of this world, with blindness, hardness of heart, remaining sin.
  • Angela Carter
    Angela Carter
    British author 1940-1992
    Angela Carter
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    The bed is now as public as the dinner table and governed by the same rules of formal confrontation.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    They (i. e., the Pythagoreans) did not advocate the free confrontation of conflicting points of view. Instead, like all orthodox religions, they practised a rigidity that prevented them from correcting their errors.
    Source: Cosmos (1980)
  • Alva Myrdal
    Alva Myrdal
    Swedish sociologist, diplomat and politician 1902-1986
    Alva Myrdal
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    War is murder. And the military preparations now being made for a potential major confrontation are aimed at collective murder. In a nuclear age the victims would be numbered by the millions. This naked truth must be faced.
  • Abraham J. Heschel
    Abraham J. Heschel
    Polish-born American rabbi 1907-1972
    Abraham J. Heschel
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    Wonder, or radical amazement, is a way of going beyond what is given in thing and thought, refusing to take anything for granted, to regard anything as final. It is our honest response to the grandeur and mystery of reality our confrontation with that which transcends the given.
    Source: Who Is Man? (1965)
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