Quotes by masters
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British novelist and teacher 1831-1919
It is only in sorrow bad weather masters us; in joy we face the storm and defy it.
It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but bad masters.Source: Æsop's Fables, Reflection
Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
It only stands to reason that where there's sacrifice, there's someone collecting the sacrificial offerings. Where there's service, there is someone being served. The man who speaks to you of sacrifice is speaking of slaves and masters, and intends to be the master.
American professional golfer 1978-
It's an honor to see that green jacket in the bedroom closet, but I'm not going to become somebody else because I won the Masters.
John F. Kennedy
American politician 1917-1963
Let us resolve to be masters, not the victims, of our history, controlling our own destiny without giving way to blind suspicions and emotions.
British Scientist, Author 1908-1974
Man masters nature not by force but by understanding. This is why science has succeeded where magic failed: because it has looked for no spell to cast over nature.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Men at sometime are the masters of their fate.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
French statesman 1754-1838
Merit, however inconsiderable, should be sought for and rewarded. Methods are the master of masters.
English actor 1976-
My first, big, silly role at school was as Arthur Crocker-Harris in Rattigan's 'The Browning Version,' where my job was to make school-masters' wives weep with recognition.
American writer 1924-1987
People who believe that they are strong-willed and the masters of their destiny can only continue to believe this by becoming specialists in self-deception.Source: Doom and glory of knowing who you are
Alfred A. Montapert
Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.
Romance, like the rabbit at the dog track, is the elusive, fake, and never attained reward which, for the benefit and amusement of our masters, keeps us running and thinking in safe circles.
American poet and short-story writer 1911-1979
The art of losing isn't hard to masters; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Think of the rivers of blood spilled by all those generals and emperors so that, in glory and triumph, they could become the momentary masters of a fraction of a dot.
The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work.
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