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  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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    Although prepared for martyrdom, I prefer that it be postponed.
  • Brad Sherman
    Brad Sherman
    American politician 1954-
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    Circumcision is obligatory for Jewish-born males - it must be performed on the eighth day after birth and is only postponed in the case of threat to the life or health of the child. Muslim parents also circumcise their male children.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Every male copulating with a woman returns to his origins in the womb. Goethe postponed intercourse until he was forty. This must be related to his self-imposed distance from his forceful mother. To refuse phallic penetration is to refuse surrender to the female matrix.
    Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
  • Herbert Kaufman
    Herbert Kaufman
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    Failure is only postponed success as long as courage ''coaches'' ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.
  • Walt Whitman
    Walt Whitman
    American poet, essayist, and journalist 1819-1892
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    Let that which stood in front go behind, let that which was behind advance to the front, let bigots, fools, unclean persons, offer new propositions, let the old propositions be postponed.
  • Norman O. Brown
    Norman O. Brown
    American scholar, writer and philosopher 1913-2002
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    The dynamics of capitalism is postponement of enjoyment to the constantly postponed future.
  • Machiavelli
    Machiavelli
    Florentijns staatsphilosopher 1469-1527
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    There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.
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