Quotes: disappear

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  • John Quincy Adams
    John Quincy Adams
    American statesman 1767-1848
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    Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
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    The passion of self-aggrandizement is persistent but plastic; it will never disappear from a vigorous mind, but may become morally higher by attaching itself to a larger conception of what constitutes the self.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.
  • Edward M. Forster
    Edward M. Forster
    English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
    Edward M. Forster
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    As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs can only be reached through exams, so long must we take this examination system seriously. If another ladder to employment was contrived, much so-called education would disappear, and no one would be a penny the stupider.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    Being noticed can be a burden. Jesus got himself crucified because he got himself noticed. So I disappear a lot.
  • Candice Bergen
    Candice Bergen
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    But when I disappeared, it sort of pissed me off, that guys get to go on being sexual until they're seventy or eighty, and we disappear at forty-five or fifty.
  • Karl Kraus
    Karl Kraus
    Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
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    Culture is the tacit agreement to let the means of subsistence disappear behind the purpose of existence. Civilization is the subordination of the latter to the former.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    Jawaharlal Nehru
    Indian nationalist and statesman 1889-1964
    Jawaharlal Nehru
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    Facts are facts and will not disappear on account of your likes.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
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    Four-fifths of all our troubles would disappear, if we would only sit down and keep still.
  • Ahmed Ben Bella
    Ahmed Ben Bella
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    From their point of view, I had gone too far. I had to disappear. That is to say, if the Algerian army had not overthrown me, others would have done so.
  • Desiderius Erasmus
    Desiderius Erasmus
    Dutch humanist and philosopher 1469-1536
    Desiderius Erasmus
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    Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
  • Samuel Beckett
    Samuel Beckett
    Irish dramatist and novelist 1906-1989
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    I just love the idea that people disappear into the story for a while.
  • Brooke Shields
    Brooke Shields
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    I suffered from post-natal depression after Rowan was born. I had a healthy, beautiful baby girl and I couldn't look at her. I couldn't hold her, smile at her. All I wanted was to disappear and die.
  • I'm always telling students when I do a master class on audiobooks: 'Watch Meryl Streep. Watch her disappear into a role; watch what she does.'
  • Beth Ditto
    Beth Ditto
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    I'm naturally a mousy blonde, so I dye my hair, and my eyebrows would disappear if I didn't get through at least a pencil a month.
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