Quotes by struggle

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  • Bella Abzug
    Bella Abzug
    American lawyer and politician 1920-1998
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    Our struggle today is not to have a female Einstein get appointed as an assistant professor. It is for a woman schlemiel to get as quickly promoted as a male schlemiel.
  • Bella Abzug
    Bella Abzug
    American lawyer and politician 1920-1998
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    Our struggle was political, ideological and economic, and we felt we couldn't make something of ourselves unless we bettered society. We saw the two together.
  • Balthus
    Balthus
    Polish-French modern artist 1908-2001
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    Painting what I experience, translating what I feel, is like a great liberation. But it is also work, self-examination, consciousness, criticism, struggle.
  • People who are born even-tempered, placid and untroubled - secure from violent passions or temptations to evil - those who have never needed to struggle all night with the Angel to emerge lame but victorious at dawn, never become great saints.
  • Raoul Vaneigem
    Raoul Vaneigem
    Belgian Situationist Philosopher 1934-
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    People who talk about revolution and class struggle without referring explicitly to everyday life, without understanding what is subversive about love and what is positive in the refusal of constraints, such people have a corpse in their mouth.
  • Roland Barthes
    Roland Barthes
    French semiologist 1915-1980
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    Pleasure is continually disappointed, reduced, deflated, in favor of strong, noble values: Truth, Death, Progress, Struggle, Joy, etc. Its victorious rival is Desire: we are always being told about Desire, never about Pleasure.
  • Nathaniel Branden
    Nathaniel Branden
    Canadian–American psychotherapist and writer 1930-2014
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    Reason and emotion are not antagonists. What seems like a struggle between two opposing ideas or values, one of which, automatic and unconscious, manifests itself in the form of a feeling.
  • Burning Spear
    Burning Spear
    Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
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    Reggae music don't really focus on one thing, you know. If reggae music is speaking about the struggle of people, and the suffering, it don't mean black people. It mean people in general.
  • Angela Davis
    Angela Davis
    American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author 1944-
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    Revolution is a serious thing, the most serious thing about a revolutionarys life. When one commits oneself to the struggle, it must be for a lifetime.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle...
  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel Smiles
    Scottish writer 1812-1904
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    The battle of life is, in most cases, fought uphill; and to win it without a struggle were perhaps to win it without honor. If there were no difficulties there would be no success; if there were nothing to struggle for, there would be nothing to be achieved.
  • Brit Hume
    Brit Hume
    American journalist and political commentator 1943-
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    The Clinton administration hated us, and it was a terrible struggle with them. I think that they felt if they didn't play, they could strangle us in our crib.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    The common practice of keeping up appearances with society is a mere selfish struggle of the vain with the vain.
  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
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    The Disarmament Conference has become the focal point of a great struggle between anarchy and world order... between those who think in terms of inevitable armed conflict and those who seek to build a universal and durable peace.
  • Francis H. Bradley
    Francis H. Bradley
    British Philosopher 1846-1924
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    The force of the blow depends on the resistance. It is sometimes better not to struggle against temptation. Either fly or yield at once.
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