Quotes by self-control

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  • Sri Swami Sivananda
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
    Sri Swami Sivananda
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    Anger is a great force. If you control it, it can be transmuted into a power which can move the whole world.
  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell
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    Anger is a manifestation of a deeper issue... and that, for me, is based on insecurity, self-esteem and loneliness.
  • Barry Eisler
    Barry Eisler
    American novelist
    Barry Eisler
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    Anger, and the self-righteousness that is both the cause and consequence of anger, tends to be easier on the psyche than personal responsibility.
  • George William Curtis
    George William Curtis
    American journalist 1824-1892
    George William Curtis
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    Anger, even when it punishes the faults of delinquents, ought not to precede reason as its mistress, but attend as a handmaid at the back of reason, to come to the front when bidden. For once it begins to take control of the mind, it calls just what it does cruelly.
  • Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
    Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
    French authors who wrote several books together
    Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
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    Any man who does not see everything in terms of self, that is to say who wants to be something in respect of other men, to do good to them or simply give them something to do, is unhappy, disconsolate, and accursed.
  • Jean-Luc Godard
    Jean-Luc Godard
    French moviedirector 1930-
    Jean-Luc Godard
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    Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
  • Art is an absolute mistress; she will not be coquetted with or slighted; she requires the most entire self-devotion, and she repays with grand triumphs.
  • Jeanette Winterson
    Jeanette Winterson
    English writer 1959-
    Jeanette Winterson
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    Art saved me; it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place of innocence.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    As a thinker and planner the ant is the equal of any savage race of men; as a self-educated specialist in several arts she is the superior of any savage race of men; and in one or two high mental qualities she is above the reach of any man, savage or civilized!
  • B. D. Wong
    B. D. Wong
    American actor 1960-
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    As an actor, I have casting issues. I'm a minority. I don't have trouble making a living, but as far as being on the food chain of the pecking order of actors, I'm not at the top of it. With the jobs that I do, there are always control issues with directors and producers.
  • As an eagle, weary after soaring in the sky, folds its wings and flies down to rest in its nest, so does the shining Self enter the state of dreamless sleep, where one is freed from all desires.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
    Ben Horowitz
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    As companies move to web-based computing they get a lot more servers, which are difficult to manage and control. All kinds of problems can arise - security, quality and worms.
  • Carl Hubbell
    Carl Hubbell
    American baseball player 1903-
    Carl Hubbell
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    As far as control and stuff is concerned, I never had any more in my life than for that All-Star game in 1934.
  • As long as I live I will have control over my being.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
    Bhagavad Gita
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    As person abandons worn-out clothes and acquires new ones, so when the body is worn out a new one is acquired by the Self, who lives within.
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