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Rita Mae Brown
American writer, activist, and feminist 1944-+1
A deadline is negative inspiration. Still, it's better than no inspiration at all.
E. M. Cioran
French philosopher 1911-+1
Show me one thing here on earth which has begun well and not ended badly. The proudest palpitations are engulfed in a sewer, where they cease throbbing, as though having reached their natural term: this downfall constitutes the heart's drama and the negative meaning of history.
Swiss actor 1914-19960
A clear understanding of negative emotions dismisses them.
French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-20070
A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.
Hungarian-Canadian endocrinologist and scientist 1907-19820
Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.
And they said if we help with the crisis, they would do a lot of positive acts. After we helped in those crises, they showed negative acts and the Japanese and Turks were ashamed.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC0
Be vigilant; guard your mind against negative thoughts.
W. Clement Stone
American businessman and author 1902-0
Bondage is... subjection to external influences and internal negative thoughts and attitudes.
Alan W. Watts
In Engeland geboren American philosopher, writer 1915-19730
But to me nothing - the negative, the empty - is exceedingly powerful.
Consumption may be regarded as negative production.
English writer 1709-17840
Every other author may aspire to praise; the lexicographer can only hope to escape reproach, and even this negative recompense has been yet granted to very few.
For a manager to be perceived as a positive manager, they need a four to one positive to negative contact ratio.
American author 1927-0
For every force, there is a counter force. For every negative there is a positive. For every action there is a reaction. For every cause there is an effect.
English writer 1894-19630
Half at least of all morality is negative and consists in keeping out of mischief. The lords prayer is less than 50 words long, and 6 of those words are devoted to asking god not to lead us into temptation.
American politician 1961-0
I consider it part of my responsibility as President of the United States to fight against negative stereotypes of Islam wherever they appear.
Source: Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Barack Obama, 2009, Book 1, Government Printing Office, 2011 p. 761