Quotes: vulnerability

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  • Divorce in a young-adult novel means what being orphaned meant in a fairy tale: vulnerability, danger, unwanted independence.
  • Brene Brown
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    Faith minus vulnerability and mystery equals extremism. If you've got all the answers, then don't call what you do 'faith.'
  • Funnily enough, I did a play called 'Jumpy' on the West End before I did 'Divergent,' and there was an essence of that character I played, called Cam, in Will. In the sense of his vulnerability, and... he had a sense of humor that comes out of adversity, similar to Will.
  • Bill Gross
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    Human nature means that institutions at some point lose their sense of mission. That sense of vulnerability drives Pimco.
  • Brene Brown
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    If you think dealing with issues like worthiness and authenticity and vulnerability are not worthwhile because there are more pressing issues, like the bottom line or attendance or standardized test scores, you are sadly, sadly mistaken. It underpins everything.
  • Brene Brown
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    Live-tweeting your bikini wax is not vulnerability. Nor is posting a blow-by-blow of your divorce . That's an attempt to hot-wire connection. But you can't cheat real connection. It's built up slowly. It's about trust and time.
  • Cesare Pavese
    Cesare Pavese
    Italian novelist and poet 1908-1950
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    One does not kill oneself for love of a woman, but because love - any love - reveals us in our nakedness, our misery, our vulnerability, our nothingness.
  • Uta Hagen
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    Talent is an amalgam of high sensitivity; easy vulnerability; high sensory equipment (seeing, hearing, touching, smelling, tasting - intensely); a vivid imagination as well as a grip on reality; the desire to communicate one's own experience and sensations, to make one's self heard and seen.
  • Asa Hutchinson
    Asa Hutchinson
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    Terrorists can utilize any vulnerability in the system and that would include outbound shipments.
  • Brene Brown
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    The best marriages are the ones where we can go out in the world and really put ourselves out there. A lot of times we'll fail, and sometimes we'll pull it off. But good marriages are when you can go home and know that your vulnerability will be honored as courage, and that you'll find support.
  • Brene Brown
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    The difficult thing is that vulnerability is the first thing I look for in you and the last thing I'm willing to show you. In you, it's courage and daring. In me, it's weakness.
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    The intention and outcome of vulnerability is trust, intimacy and connection. The outcome of oversharing is distrust, disconnection - and usually a little judgment.
  • Brene Brown
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    The moment someone asks you to do something you don't have the time or inclination to do is fraught with vulnerability.
  • Ben Schnetzer
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    The more comfortable men are with dealing with their own vulnerability and their own ideas of masculinity and feeling emasculated, the healthier they are. It's a healthy thing to deal with.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    The supreme reality of our time is the vulnerability of this planet.
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