Quotes: willingness

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  • Crime expands according to our willingness to put up with it.
  • Any successful nominee should possess both the temperament to interpret the law and the wisdom to do so fairly. The next Supreme Court Justice should have a record of protecting individual rights and a strong willingness to put aside any political agenda.
  • Barbara Jordan
    Barbara Jordan
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    A nation is formed by the willingness of each of us to share in the responsibility for upholding the common good.
    Source: Speaking the truth with eloquent thunder
  • Pat Caddell
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    A politicians willingness to listen to good advice rises in inverse proportion to how badly he thinks he is doing.
  • Billy Sunday
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    Conversion is a complete surrender to Jesus. It's a willingness to do what he wants you to do.
  • Courage - a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it.
  • Alistair Cooke
    Alistair Cooke
    British journalist 1908-
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    Curiosity ... endows the people who have it with a generosity in argument and a serenity in their own mode of life which springs from their cheerful willingness to let life take the form it will.
  • Bob Beauprez
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    During the campaign for re-election, Barack Obama at least made vague references to a willingness to accept $3 trillion of reduced spending in exchange for a $1 trillion dollar tax increase.
  • Ben Parr
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    Entrepreneurs may be brutally honest, but fostering relationships with partners and building enduring communities requires empathy, self-sacrifice and a willingness to help others without expecting anything in return.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily; and why older persons, especially if vain or important, cannot learn at all.
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    American Author 1906-
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    I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
  • I hope I have convinced you - the only thing that separates successful people from the ones who aren't is the willingness to work very, very hard.
  • I would define true courage to be a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it.
  • Brooke Shields
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    I've never found therapy to be a sign of weakness; I've found the opposite to be true. The willingness to have a mirror held up to you definitely requires strength.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves, without any insistence that they satisfy you.
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