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Simply do your best, and you will avoid
self-judgment, self-abuse and regret.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Related topics: Values Motivational Life Human-Nature Psychology Live-By Self Self-Esteem Self-Confidence

My greatest Power and my greatest Inner Peace come
when I Intend my future, and when I avoid Expecting it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A "No" uttered from deepest conviction
is better and greater than a "Yes" merely uttered to please,
or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The higher the sun rises, the less shadow it casts;
even so, the greater is the goodness, the less it covets praise;
yet cannot avoid its rewards in honors.
- Lao Tzu

 

To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.
- Elbert Hubbard

It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
- Henry David Thoreau

Merely to avoid harming others is not enough.
Earn your place in this world by doing good.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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It is idle to dread what you cannot avoid.
- Publilius Syrus

Be Impeccable With Your Word.
Speak with integrity.
Say only what you mean.
Avoid using your word to speak against yourself
or to gossip about others.
Use the power of your word
in the direction of truth and love.
- don Miguel Ruiz

I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize.
The first is gentleness;
the second is frugality;
the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others.
Be gentle and you can be bold;
be frugal and you can be generous;
avoid putting yourself before others
and you can become a leader among men.
- Lao Tzu

The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.
- Dale Carnegie

A sloth lives a pretty good life, s-l-o-w-l-y.
Maybe we have something to learn from him.
Some days, being sloth-like may be just what you need
to avoid being consumed by urgency.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People will do anything, no matter how absurd,
to avoid facing their own souls.
- Carl Jung

Do you not know that there comes a midnight hour
when every one has to throw off his mask?
Do you believe that life will always let itself be mocked?
Do you think you can slip away a little before midnight
in order to avoid this? Or are you not terrified by it?
I have seen men in real life who so long deceived others
that at last their true nature could not reveal itself;...
In every man there is something which to a certain degree
prevents him from becoming perfectly transparent to himself;
and this may be the case in so high a degree,
he may be so inexplicably woven into relationships of life
which extend far beyond himself that he almost cannot reveal himself.
But he who cannot reveal himself cannot love,
and he who cannot love is the most unhappy man of all.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Important ideas can come from unexpected places.
We tend to label people - Genius, Idiot,
Socialist, Regressive, Wingnut, Revolutionary, Terrorist.
But it is helpful to remind ourselves to be open
to good ideas - whatever their source.
It is equally important to avoid accepting any idea
merely because we respect that person's
other ideas or accomplishments.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Avoid popularity if you would have peace.
- Abraham Lincoln

No one can avoid aging, but aging productively is something else.
- Katharine Graham

It 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 or chemistry.
- H. L. Mencken

Fitness needs to be perceived as fun and games or we subconsciously avoid it.
- Alan Thicke

You 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.
- Steve Ross

Avoid lawsuits beyond all things; they pervert your conscience,
impair your health, and dissipate your property.
- Jean de la Bruyere

If they want peace, nations should avoid the pin-pricks
that precede cannon shots.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

I always avoid prophesying beforehand,
because it is a much better policy to prophesy
after the event has already taken place.
- Winston Churchill

Pain is pain, joy is joy - you can't avoid bringing
pieces of yourself into a role.
- Joshua Leonard

Even if we encounter some shameful events in the past,
we shouldn't avoid or hide them.
- Moo-hyum Roh

Plus, there were so many pianos in my house,
so I couldn't really avoid it.
- Vanessa Carlton

I want every man on the force to try his best,
his level best, to try to avoid arresting anyone.
I know that this going to take great will power but try.
- Chill Wills

It's hard to avoid the past but one goes forward.
- Andy Summers

Avoid extremes: be moderate In saving and in spending;
An equable and easy gait Will win an easy ending.
- Robert Service

I also tried to avoid doing obvious dance records.
- Boy George

Personally, I would say the 'master' of this whole thing is fate...
Whoever is on the playing field is fair game,
and it's up to them to avoid being used.
- Cliff Burton

Everyone is a bore to someone.
That is unimportant.
The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself.
- Kitty O'Neill Collins

If you wish to avoid seeing a fool you must first break your looking glass.
- Francois Rabelais

Renunciation - that is the great fact we all,
individuals and classes, have to learn.
In trying to avoid it we bring misery to ourselves and others.
- Beatrice Potter Webb

Now he must not go the wrong way round the circuit,
and unless he can spin himself stationary through 360
degrees I fail to see how he can avoid doing so.
- Murray Walker

I think we still have a chance if we continue with our work,
if Iraq provides full cooperation, we should still be able to avoid a war.
- Mohamed ElBaradei

Unfortunately, the food industry has not yet faced
this situation and begun taking measures to avoid exploiting
our weakness for not knowing when we have had enough.
- Marvin Harris

Bath twice a day to be really clean,
once a day to be passably clean,
once a week to avoid being a public menace.
- Anthony Burgess

It was really weird, when this thing started,
to hear lawyers and MTV people calling me and actually saying 'ButtHead.'
People tried to avoid it too.
- Mike Judge

We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Bipartisanship helps to avoid extremes and imbalances.
It causes compromises and accommodations.
So let's cooperate.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

I had to make some drastic choices to avoid losing myself.
- Elizabeth Berkley

The ABC of our profession is to avoid these large abstract
terms in order to try to discover behind them the only concrete realities,
which are human beings.
- Marc Bloch

I am for violence if non-violence means we continue
postponing a solution to the American black man's problem just to avoid violence.
- Malcolm X

Some people use one half their ingenuity to get into debt,
and the other half to avoid paying it.
- George Dennison Prentice

The prompt assimilation of that intelligence will be
essential if we are to avoid another September 11th.
- Adam Schiff

Avoid running at all times.
- Satchel Paige

I think my resignation was the only way to avoid bloodshed.
- Eduard Shevardnadze

I think we need to look for any opening we can to avoid
a war and we shouldn't pass up any opportunity for resolution.
- Dennis Kucinich

Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master.
- Demosthenes

The best way to avoid danger is to meet it plump.
- Boyle Roche

Which reminds me of a fortune cookie:
you often find your destiny on the path you take to avoid it.
- Hector Elizondo

Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting;
but never hit soft.
- Theodore Roosevelt

I remember having to take detours around the Hollywood
sign to avoid having to see this grotesque poster of
myself on Sunset Boulevard.
- Rachel Ward

Make definite assertions.
Avoid tame, colorless, hesitating, non-committal language.
- William Strunk, Jr.

Some people stay in the academic world just to avoid becoming self-aware.
You can quote me on that.
- Michael McKean

No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity.
- Andre Maurois

What SF can do better than anything else is show us
the range of our possible futures,
and what we can do to realize the good ones and avoid the nasty ones.
- Stanley Schmidt

A celebrity is a person who works hard all of their
life to become well known,
and then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
- Fred Allen

Few scientists acquainted with the chemistry of biological
systems at the molecular level can avoid being inspired.
- Donald Cram

To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes
may be the biggest mistake of all.
- Peter McWilliams

The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure,
but to avoid pain.
- Aristotle

If you reject the food, ignore the customs,
fear the religion and avoid the people,
you might better stay at home.
- James A. Michener

Do not rely on unplanned music; it comes out as though it were planned,
but planned by someone you cross the street to avoid.
- Robert Ashley

Every government has as much of a duty to avoid war
as a ship's captain has to avoid a shipwreck.
- Guy de Maupassant

Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.
- William Blake

A doctrine serves no purpose in itself,
but it is indispensable to have one if only to avoid
being deceived by false doctrines.
- Simone Weil

Normally, however, I try to avoid repetitions of any shot.
- Michelangelo Antonioni

I've always done everything at my disposal to avoid labeling what I do,
or to avoid being labeled myself.
- Boyd Rice

Never Have Your Dog Stuffed is really advice to myself,
a reminder to myself not to avoid change or uncertainty,
but to go with it, to surf into change.
- Alan Alda

There is a great deal of pain in life and perhaps the
only pain that can be avoided is the pain that comes
from trying to avoid pain.
- R. D. Laing


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