Delimiters: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Familiar Quotations DeliberationsPeace is the deliberate adjustment of my life to the will of God.ndash;AnonymousLike other occult techniques of divination, the statistical method has a private jargon deliberately contrived to obscure its methods from non-practitioners.ndash;G. O. AshleyRevolutions are not improvised. They are not made at will by individuals. They come through the force of circumstances, and are independent of any deliberate will or conspiracy. They can be foreseen, but their explosion can never be accelerated.ndash;Mikhail BakuninThe sovereign being is burdened with a servitude that crushes him, and the condition of free men is deliberate servility.ndash;Georges BatailleMan seldom, or rather never, for a length of time deliberately rebels against anything that does not deserve rebelling against.ndash;Thomas CarlyleCarnal pleasure hinders deliberation, is at war with reason, blindfolds the eyes of the mind, so to speak, and has no fellowship with virtue.ndash;CiceroCivilization, in the real sense of the term, consists not in the multiplication, but in the deliberate and voluntary reduction of wants. This alone promotes real happiness and contentment, and increases the capacity of service.ndash;Mahatma GandhiPersonally, I hold that a man, who deliberately and intelligently takes a pledge and then breaks it, forfeits his manhood.ndash;Mahatma GandhiDeliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.ndash;Charles de GaulleOurs is the only country deliberately founded on a good idea.ndash;John Gunther
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