Quotes by weakness

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  • Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    Francois de la Rochefoucauld
    French writer 1613-1680
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    If we resist our passions, it is more through their weakness than from our strength.
  • Georges Bataille
    Georges Bataille
    French Novelist, Critic 1897-1962
    Georges Bataille
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    Intellectual despair results in neither weakness nor dreams, but in violence. It is only a matter of knowing how to give vent to one's rage; whether one only wants to wander like madmen around prisons, or whether one wants to overturn them.
  • Tacitus
    Tacitus
    Roman senator and historian 56-120 AD
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    It is a weakness of your human nature to hate those whom you have wronged.
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    It is a weakness that I lead from my heart, and not my head?
  • Wendell L. Willkie
    Wendell L. Willkie
    American lawyer, politician and corporate executive 1892-1944
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    It is from weakness that people reach for dictators and concentrated government power. Only the strong can be free. And only the productive can be strong.
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
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    It is often said that men are ruled by their imaginations; but it would be truer to say they are governed by the weakness of their imaginations.
  • John Keats
    John Keats
    English poet 1795-1821
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    Land and sea, weakness and decline are great separators, but death is the great divorcer for ever.
  • Bill Kristol
    Bill Kristol
    American political analyst 1952-
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    Lest conservatives be too proud, it's worth recalling that conservatism's rise was decisively enabled by liberalism's weakness.
  • Leon Trotsky
    Leon Trotsky
    Russian revolutionary and writer 1879-1940
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    Life is not an easy matter. You cannot live through it without falling into frustration and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea which raises you above personal misery, above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
    American journalist and writer 1892-1950
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    Like all my family and class, I considered it a sign of weakness to show affection; to have been caught kissing my mother would have been a disgrace, and to have shown affection for my father would have been a disaster.
  • Boris Pasternak
    Boris Pasternak
    Russian writer 1890-1960
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    Love is not weakness. It is strong. Only the sacrament of marriage can contain it.
  • Erich Fromm
    Erich Fromm
    German - American philosopher and psychologist 1900-1980
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    Man's biological weakness is the condition of human culture.
  • Brene Brown
    Brene Brown
    American professor, lecturer, author 1965-
    Brene Brown
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    Men walk this tightrope where any sign of weakness illicits shame, and so they're afraid to make themselves vulnerable for fear of looking weak.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity, and beauty as conspicuously as the want of it represents illness, weakness, disgrace, meanness, and ugliness.
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