Obviating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 50 pages
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Familiar Quotations Obviating ndash; AvoidingAvoid being impatient. Remember time brings roses.ndash;AnonymousWe cannot avoid using power, cannot escape the compulsion to afflict the world, so let us, cautious in diction and mighty in contradiction, love powerfully.ndash;Martin BuberAvoid all singularity and affectation. What is according to nature is best, while what is contrary to it is always distasteful. Nothing is graceful that is not our own.ndash;CollierA resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.ndash;Thomas HardyAvoid, as you would the plague, a clergyman who is also a man of business.ndash;Saint JeromeNo one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.ndash;Andreacute; MauroisIt is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics and chemistry.ndash;Henry MenckenAvoid having your ego so close to your position that when your position falls, your ego goes with it.ndash;Colin PowellI can avoid being seen if I wish, but to disappear entirely, that is a rare gift.ndash;Lord of the RingsYou can't operate a company by fear, because the way to eliminate fear is to avoid criticism. And the way to avoid criticism is to do nothing.ndash;Steve Ross

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