My Favorite Quotes
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 Algernon Blackwood - “Resignation brings a curious large courage--when there is nothing more to lose. The soul takes risks, and dares. Is it a curious short-cut sometimes to the heights”  
 Charles Dickens - “He was bolder in the daylight--most men are.”  
 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - “When such men, who are beyond hope and fear, begin in their dim minds to see the source their woes, it may be an evil time for those who have wronged them. The weak man becomes strong when he has nothing, for then only can he feel the wild, mad thrill of despair.”  
 Charles Dickens - “Newman cast a despairing glance at his small store of fuel, but, not having the courage to say no -- a word which in all his life he never had said at the right time, either to himself or anyone else -- gave way to the proposed arrangement.”  
 Louisa May Alcott - “Beth could not reason upon or explain the faith that gave her courage and patience to give up life, and cheerfully wait for death. Like a confiding child, she asked no questions, but left everything to God and nature, Father and Mother of us all, feeling sure that they, and they only, could teach and strengthen heart and spirit for this life and the life to come.”  
 Charles Dickens - “The Sun himself is weak when he first rises, and gathers strength and courage as the day gets on.”  
 Charles Dickens - “I admire machinery as much is any man, and am as thankful to it as any man can be for what it does for us. But it will never be a substitute for the face of a man, with his soul in it, encouraging another man to be brave and true.”  
 John Galsworthy - “He was frightened by the effect he had produced, and like most men with but little courage, he sought at once to justify himself by bullying.”  
 Stephen Crane - “At times he regarded the wounded soldiers in an envious way. He conceived persons with torn bodies to be peculiarly happy. He wished that he, too, had a wound, a red badge of courage.”  
 Thomas Hardy - “Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity . . .”  
 Aristotle - “It is easy to fly into a passion... anybody can do that, but to be angry with the right person to the right extent and at the right time and in the right way that is not easy.”  
 Christy Turlington - “Parents should not smoke in order to discourage their kids from smoking. A child is more likely to smoke when they have been raised in the environment of a smoker.”  
 Amber Tamblyn - “Honestly, I am not trying to discourage anyone from becoming an actress, but if you want to become one be prepared to face everything that comes - along with it.”  
 Sidney Sheldon - “Don't give up. There are too many nay-sayers out there who will try to discourage you. Don't listen to them. The only one who can make you give up is yourself.”  
 Dana Rohrabacher - “There are many drugs that have many serious side effects and that are harmful to people. Marijuana is no different than that. And especially we should try to discourage young people from using marijuana.”  
 Quintilian - “It is worth while too to warn the teacher that undue severity in correcting faults is liable at times to discourage a boy's mind from effort.”  
 Juliet Mills - “My father influenced by his very life, his very example and the environment that I was brought up in. But, he did not encourage or discourage any of us. He let us make up our own minds.”  
 Mariah Carey - “Never, never listen to anybody that try to discourage you.”  
 Barclays Capital - “a number of proposals contained in the draft policy would actively discourage foreign direct investment and the associated financing.”  
 Etan Thomas - “He talked about not letting people discourage you from your dreams. There will be people always trying to tear you down, that you should ignore them and go after your goals. It was a great message and I listened to every word he said. Teachers and parents may say the same thing, but coming from a professional athlete, well, that was something you really had to take to heart. And I did.”  
 Eric Nicoli - “The legal landscape has tilted dramatically. We have to work with everyone to discourage this.”  
 Emyr Parry - “It says governments should take every effort to stop people inciting anyone to commit terrorist acts. It's to discourage all those people who incite others to commit terrorist acts . . . in every way possible.”  
 Ted Schadler - “Music labels would much rather have variable price, so they can charge more for hits and perhaps less for older tracks. Apple likes the 0.99 price because it is simple, uniform, not too high to discourage buyers, and very easy to administer and merchandise.”  
 Taurean Temple - “It was real tough to sit out, but Wilmington has been great to me since I came here. I practiced all year with the team, but couldn't play or travel with the team. I didn't let that discourage me.”  
 Cisco Systems - “discourage its use.”  

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