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  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Deliberate with caution, but act with decision; and yield with graciousness, or oppose with firmness.
  • Oswald Chambers
    Oswald Chambers
    Scottish preacher, writer 1874-1917
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    Faith is deliberate confidence in the character of God whose ways you may not understand at the time.
  • Rohinton Mistry
    Rohinton Mistry
    Indian-born Canadian writer 1952-
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    After all, our lives are but a sequence of accidents - a clanking chain of chance events. A string of choices, casual or deliberate, which add up to that one big calamity we call life.
    Source: Een wankel evenwicht (2010) 758
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    As long as this deliberate refusal to understand things from above, even where such understanding is possible, continues, it is idle to talk of any final victory over materialism.
    Source: The Weight of Glory (1949)
  • Carl von Clausewitz
    Carl von Clausewitz
    Prussian general and military 1780-1831
    Carl von Clausewitz
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    Boldness will be at a disadvantage only in an encounter with deliberate caution, which may be considered bold in its own right, and is certainly just as powerful and effective; but such cases are rare.
    Source: On War (1832)
  • Audre Lorde
    Audre Lorde
    American writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil 1934-1992
    Audre Lorde
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    I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.
  • Ben Goldacre
    Ben Goldacre
    British physician, academic 1974-
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    If a scientist sidesteps their scientific peers, and chooses to take an apparently changeable, frightening and technical scientific case directly to the public, then that is a deliberate decision, and one that can't realistically go unnoticed.
  • Abe Fortas
    Abe Fortas
    American lawyer and jurist 1910-1982
    Abe Fortas
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    Needless, heedless, wanton and deliberate injury of the sort inflicted by Life's picture story is not an essential instrument of responsible journalism.
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber
    Andrew Lloyd Webber
    English composer and impresario 1948-
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    Negative things, and they were all deliberate and I'm not going to say who they were but I know who they were and it was in the business, and that's not a good sign.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie - deliberate, contrived, and dishonest - but the myth - persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic.
  • Georges Bataille
    Georges Bataille
    French Novelist, Critic 1897-1962
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    The sovereign being is burdened with a servitude that crushes him, and the condition of free men is deliberate servility.
  • Kofi Annan
    Kofi Annan
    Ghanaian diplomat 1938-
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    There can be no doubt that these attacks are deliberate acts of terrorism, carefully planned and coordinated and as such I condemn them utterly. Terrorism must be fought resolutely wherever it appears.
  • Arnold Bennett
    Arnold Bennett
    British novelist 1867-1931
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    Well, my deliberate opinion is - it's a jolly strange world.
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