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Indian politician 1917-1985
When restraint and courtesy are added to strength, the latter becomes irresistible.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
A minority is powerless while it conforms to the majority; it is not even a minority then; but it is irresistible when it clogs by its whole weight.
American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
Above Coblentz almost every mountain has a ruin and a legend. One feels everywhere the spirit of the past, and its stirring recollections come back upon the mind with irresistible force.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-1832
Austere perseverance, hash and continuous... rarely fails of its purpose, for its silent power grows irresistible greater with time.
British politician and author 1964-
Dark forces dragged me away from the keyboard, swirling forces of irresistible intensity and power.Source: A wise guy playing the fool to win, Sunday Times, 16 July 2000, p. 17.
British occultist, writer, and mountaineer 1875-1947
Destiny is an absolutely definite and inexorable ruler. Physical ability and moral determination count for nothing. It is impossible to perform the simplest act when the gods say ''no.'' I have no idea how they bring pressure to bear on such occasions; I only know that it is irresistible.
American industrialist 1863-1947
Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes shine to the stars. Enthusiasm is the sparkle in your eyes, the swing in your gait. The grip of your hand, the irresistible surge of will and energy to execute your ideas.
In mid-life the man wants to see how irresistible he still is to younger women. How they turn their hearts to stone and more or less commit a murder of their marriage I just don't know, but they do.
American poet 1874-1963
Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
American writer 1783-1859
Some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
The fact that it had never been done before made it even more irresistible.
German philosopher 1748-1830
The hankering of the mind is irresistible.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Russian writer 1782-1857
There are two ways of attaining an important end, force and perseverance; the silent power of the latter grows irresistible with time.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist.
Russian writer 1890-1960
What for centuries raised man above the beast is not the cudgel but the irresistible power of unarmed truth.
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