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Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
- Buddhist proverb

Related topics: Wisdom Life Human-Nature Psychology Buddhist

Recognize that "suffering is optional," and develop daily habits
that support living a joyful and productive life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.
- Chili Davis

My favorite language for maintainability is Python.
It has simple, clean syntax, object encapsulation,
good library support, and optional named parameters.
- Bram Cohen

 

The implementation measures of both Covenants,
but especially those of the Covenant concerning civil and political rights,
were considerably weakened to the point where they
assumed an optional character.
- Rene Cassin

I've always thought a hotel ought to offer optional small animals.
I mean a cat to sleep on your bed at night,
or a dog of some kind to act pleased when you come in.
You ever notice how a hotel room feels so lifeless?
- Anne Tyler

If priests were allowed to marry, if this would be an optional thing,
and if he could have wife and children,
he would certainly have less temptation to satisfy
certain sexual impulses with minors.
- Hans Kung

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The greatest force in the human body
is the natural drive of the body to heal itself -
but that force in not independent of the belief system.
Everything begins with belief.
What we believe is the most powerful option of all.
- Norman Cousins

My mother raised me in the church.
I was not allowed to stay home on Sunday;
there was no option.
I sang in the choir all the way up until I went to college.
- Steve Harvey

In Iraq we must succeed.
Failure is not an option.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

And, coaching has never been an option for me.
- Franco Harris

Failure is not an option.
Everyone has to succeed.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

When I was a young musician, the only option available
to pursue secondary education in music was to attend
a classical conservatory.
- Billy Joel

There is only one option in Iraq: that we win.
- Thelma Drake

For most women, including women who want to have children,
contraception is not an option; it is a basic health care necessity.
- Louise Slaughter

I like to think I am well-mannered.
If I have the option at a breakfast place,
I'll go with the grits.
That's how Southern I am.
- Michael C. Hall

Failure is always an option.
- Adam Savage

We talk about freedoms for African-Americans but unless
you have more than one option politically,
how free are you?
- Lynn Swann

Bipartisanship isn't an option anymore;
it is a requirement.
The American people have divided responsibility for
leadership right down the middle.
- Tom Daschle

Choosing to be miserable is an option,
but not one I recommend.
- Darren L. Johnson

The option of solicitor advocacy came on the scene a bit too late for me.
- Len G. Murray

This nuclear option is ultimately an example of the arrogance of power.
- Joe Biden

It does seem fair to give them the option of a better return.
- Paul Gillmor

They actually bought me for Daredevil 2,
but they have to exercise the option.
- Joe Pantoliano

I did not go to military school.
I had an option either a military school or a private school.
I don't know how to get that out of the information that's out there.
- Channing Tatum

We have the opportunity to provide the first FDA reviewed
and approved over-the-counter option that can help
people lose weight and make changes to their lifestyle and diet.
- Steve Burton

I have not taken a position on that nuclear option.
My view is I'm not going to do anything until I come to that bridge.
I'm not going to jump off the bridge until I come to it.
- Arlen Spector

Many of our constituents have one option for cable TV and one price.
Our constituents desire choice.
- Melissa Bean

We have to be focused on growing the party and getting
young people to see us as a viable option.
- Peter MacKay

For playing a man to a square to which it cannot be legally moved,
the adversary, at his option, may require him to move the man legally,
or to move the King.
- Howard Staunton

If ask 100 Arkansans about the phrase,
'the public option,' or 'a public option,'
you'll get 100 different impressions about what that means.
- Bill Halter

Violence is my last option.
- Chuck Norris

I have worked to expand the health care debate beyond
the current for-profit system,
to include a public option and an amendment to free
the states to pursue single payer.
- Dennis Kucinich

For me, what's a more important question is how we
get at least the option of more diverse experiences in this media.
- Will Wright

Evangelism is not an option for the Christian life.
- Luis Palau

Every player has the option to have metal spikes or
other spikes or whatever they feel most comfortable in.
- Bernhard Langer

I wore bulletproof vests, and my bodyguards had the
option of having bulletproof vests -
I bought five sets.
- Ernst Zundel

Victory is the only option.
And we will be victorious in Iraq.
- Andrew Card

They feel assured, as to yourself, that if the option remain with you,
it is but a question of time and of form when and how
a proclamation of emancipation will be issued.
- Robert Dale Owen

Based on observations of the policies of my own government,
I viewed this action as an acceptable option.
- Timothy McVeigh

But I'm kind of comfortable with getting older because
it's better than the other option,
which is being dead.
So I'll take getting older.
- George Clooney

For many Americans, including many who are employed,
going to the doctor when they fall ill or become injured
may not be an option because of the absence of health insurance.
- Ben Nelson

We cannot do everything in Africa, but doing nothing is not an option.
- Lee H. Hamilton

God forbid you got seasick because there was no option to go back.
So that really did force us to be a group.
- John C. Reilly

A self-respecting nation is ready for anything,
including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.
- Simone Weil

No one will be forced to take the public option.
The word option means choice.
- Valerie Jarrett

Violence is always the last option, but if that time comes,
it is the ONLY option.
- John Gilmour

The President has been a big proponent of the public
option since the campaign.
- Valerie Jarrett

I am trying to own my own opinions
and offer what I know as an option,
just as I would present a tray of appetizers for my guests.
Here are several choices that I have created -
if one looks good you are welcome to take it.
In other words, I am training myself to say,
"May I tell you how it is for me?"
When I ask the question, it means waiting
for the invitation to share.
It also means being prepared for my friend to say,
"No." They don't want to know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

We're not running the ball again until we get ahead.
Shula was calling the plays, but I told them,
'I don't care what he calls.
We're throwing every pass from now until we get the lead.'
To Shula's credit,
he always gave me that option.
- Dan Marino

I do believe that most men live lives of quiet desperation.
For despair, optimism is the only practical solution.
Hope is practical.
Because eliminate that and it's pretty scary.
Hope at least gives you the option of living.
- Harry Nilsson

Let's not leave an educational vacuum to be filled
by religious extremists who go to families who have
no other option and offer meals,
housing and some form of education.
If we are going to combat extremism then we must educate
those very same children.
- Hillary Clinton

We are on the precipice of a crisis,
a Constitutional crisis.
The checks and balances, which have been at the core of this Republic,
are about to be evaporated by the nuclear option.
The checks and balances that say if you get 51% of the vote,
you don't get your way 100% of the time.
It is amazing, it's almost a temper tantrum.
- Charles Schumer

Those who insist on having hostilities with us,
kill and destroy the option of friendship with us in the future,
which is unfortunate because it is clear the future
belongs to Iran and that enmities will be fruitless.
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

I was studying to be an architect, I wasn't plotting to join the movies.
Films were just another career option.
I took acting up with the same schoolgirl enthusiasm I had for examinations.
Acting is a job and I take it very seriously.
- Aishwarya Rai

I pushed myself way too hard during the first year
of Veronica Mars and I got moody and run-down.
Now I'll go to bed early instead of going out with friends.
It's not always the most fun option,
but I know I need at least eight hours of sleep to feel balanced.
- Kristen Bell

Rocket scientists agree that we have about reached
the limit of our ability to travel in space using chemical rockets.
To achieve anything near the speed of light we will
need a new energy source and a new propellant.
Nuclear fission is not an option.
- Wilson Greatbatch

The difference is that with fame comes a spotlight,
one which has recently made it impossible to ignore
the fact that more and more of those folks we place
on pedestals aren't even pausing to consider an option other than lying.
- Michael Musto

It costs so much to promote something these days that
almost always safety is the preferred option,
reference back to things which have been successful in the past.
Also, people are simply not given the time to develop
and find themselves and their audience as we were.
- Peter Hammill

The British regulatory system was revised,
so that bigger profits were encouraged,
which removed the option of big spending on programming.
Quality just fell off a cliff, and all the old hands
either left or were fired for being too expensive.
- Lee Child

I have no idea what the U.S.
intends to do further there and what would be the reaction of the Iraqi people.
I only know that the sole option is to leave Iraq to the Iraqi people.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer,
the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in,
the birth of the binary world where there is no option
other than yes or no and where there is no refuge.
- William Gaddis

Modern technology has become a total phenomenon for civilization,
the defining force of a new social order in which efficiency
is no longer an option but a necessity imposed on all human activity.
- Jacques Ellul

The advocates of abortion on demand falsely assume two things:
that women must suffer if the lives of unborn children are legally protected;
and that women can only attain equality by having the
legal option of destroying their innocent offspring in the womb.
- Robert Casey

My contract is just for this year, but I have an option for next year.
It is not signed at this moment, but I am only concentrating on this year.
I don't know exactly what I will do in the future.
- Jean Alesi

We can consciously end our life almost anytime we choose.
This ability is an endowment, like laughing and blushing,
given to no other animal...
in any given moment, by not exercising the option of suicide,
we are choosing to live.
- Peter McWilliams

We must continue to pursue peace through diplomacy,
but we must also not shrink from our responsibility
through the option of strength.
We must take advantage of internal resistance and change
from within Iran to avert this path of mutual destruction.
- Michael McCaul

But, if you don't like your current Rx coverage or
don't have any coverage to begin with,
you'll now have the choice to add this new affordable
option to your current Medicare plan.
- Dennis Hastert

Since 1980, we've used reconciliation 22 times,
and out of those times, Republicans used it 16 times.
So, earth to my Republican friends, you can have your
option but you cannot change these facts.
They're in the Congressional Record.
- Barbara Boxer

I needed some stability, which is why I chose not to
change from HRC for this season,
which was an option that we had.
Apart from being the best team in the world,
I also needed some consistency.
- Sete Gibernau

That is why, with optimism instead of fear,
all those who want to see Puerto Rico's status resolved
should seek the truth about each option,
including the upside and the downside of each.
- Dick Thornburgh


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