Quotes by triumph

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  • Max Lerner
    Max Lerner
    American Author, Columnist 1902-
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    Next to the striking of fire and the discovery of the wheel, the greatest triumph of what we call civilization was the domestication of the human male.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
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    Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
  • Robert Browning
    Robert Browning
    English poet 1812-1889
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    One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, never doubted clouds would break, Never dreamed, though right were worsted, wrong would triumph,
  • Laurence Sterne
    Laurence Sterne
    British author 1713-1768
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    Positiveness is an absurd foible. If you are in the right, it lessens your triumph; if in the wrong, it adds shame to your defeat.
  • Arthur Koestler
    Arthur Koestler
    Hungarian Born British Writer 1905-1983
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    Space-ships and time machines are no escape from the human condition. Let Othello subject Desdemona to a lie-detector test; his jealousy will still blind him to the evidence. Let Oedipus triumph over gravity; he won't triumph over his fate.
  • Abraham H. Maslow
    Abraham H. Maslow
    American psychologist 1908-1970
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    The best product should be bought, the best man should be rewarded more. Interfering factors which befuddle this triumph of virtue, justice, truth, and efficiency, etc., should be kept to an absolute minimum or should approach zero as a limit.
    Source: Eupsychian Management : A Journal (1965) p. 212
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of the final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    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.
  • Basil Hume
    Basil Hume
    English Roman Catholic bishop 1923-1999
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    The great gift of Easter is hope - Christian hope which makes us have that confidence in God, in his ultimate triumph, and in his goodness and love, which nothing can shake.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
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    The human spirit needs to accomplish, to achieve, to triumph to be happy.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    The spiritualization of sensuality is called love: it is a great triumph over Christianity.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those who do not possess it.
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