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Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than to polish.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719+1
No oppression is so heavy or lasting as that which is inflicted by the perversion and exorbitance of legal authority.
American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-+1
Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
Chech German-speaking writer 1883-19240
A belief is like a guillotine, just as heavy, just as light.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-19100
A man can seldom - very, very, seldom - fight a winning fight against his training; the odds are too heavy.
A special ability means a heavy expenditure of energy in a particular direction, with a consequent drain from some other side of life.Source: Modern Man in Search of a Soul (1933)
American singer-songwriter and pianist 1949-0
A typical day in the life of a heavy metal musician consists of a round of golf and an AA meeting.
English writer 1812-18700
A very little key will open a very heavy door.
Basically I started playing double handed on both my forehand and backhand side because my first racket was very heavy.
Because of my language and the pantomime with which most Europeans accompany their speech, I was catalogued as a heavy.
Alfred A. Montapert
Before every action ask yourself. Will this bring more monkeys on my back. Will the result of my action be a blessing or a heavy burden?
Russian Novelist 1918-20080
Blow the dust off the clock. Your watches are behind the times. Throw open the heavy curtains which are so dear to you - you do not even suspect that the day has already dawned outside.
German economist and statephilospher 1818-18830
Colonial system, public debts, heavy taxes, protection, commercial wars, etc., these offshoots of the period of manufacture swell to gigantic proportions during the period of infancy of large-scale industry. The birth of the latter is celebrated by a vast, Hero-like slaughter of the innocents.
Do we really need these big, gigantic, heavy rockets? What if we launch a rocket that's empty, and its sole purpose is to act as a source of fuel on the Moon? Who should build that? Well, I think the U.S. should build that.
For me, I love the flavors of Southern food, and people usually think of Southern food as heavy and fattening, but it doesn't have to be.