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Different though the sexes are, they inter-mix. In every human being a vacillation from one sex to the other takes place, and often it is only the clothes that keep the male or female likeness, while underneath the sex is very opposite of what it is above.
– Virginia Woolf
Difficult as it is really to listen to someone in affliction, it is just as difficult for him to know that compassion is listening to him.
– Simone Weil
Difficult times always create opportunities for you to experience more love in your life.
– Barbara De Angelis
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage.
– William Ellery Channing
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
– William Ellery Channing
Difficulties are things that show what men are.
– Epictetus
Difficulties in life are opportunities to better things; they are stepping stones to greater experience. Perhaps someday you will be thankful for some temporary failure in a particular direction, When one door closes, another always opens
– The Omani Shed
Difficulties increase the nearer we approach our goal.
– Johann von Goethe
Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion.
– B. C. Forbes
Difficulties show men what they are. In case of any difficulty remember that God has pitted you against a rough antagonist that you may be a conqueror, and this cannot be without toil.
– Epictetus
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.
– Seneca the Younger
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labor does the body.
– Seneca
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as labour the body.
– Seneca
Difficulty is designed to discomfort you just for a while. But, afterwards/eventually, it will comfort you.
– Emeasoba George
Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.
– Edward R. Murrow
Difficulty, my brethren, is the nurse of greatness-a harsh nurse, who roughly rocks her foster-children into strength and athletic proportion.
– William Cullen Bryant
Dig the well before you are thirsty.
– Chinese Proverb
Dig where the gold isunless you just need some exercise.
– John M. Capozzi
Dig where the gold is…unless you just need some exercise.
– John M. Capozzi, Why Climb the Corporate Ladder When You Can Take the Elevator?
Digging deep into a situation before making a decision, will enable you to seek the proper truth, rather than what your told.
– Josh Duchesne
Dignity and love do not blend well, nor do they continue long together.
– Ovid
Dignity comes not from control, but from understanding who you are and taking your rightful place in the world.
– Real Live Preacher, Real Live Preacher weblog, 05-01-05
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
– Aristotle
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
– Aristotle
Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.
– Vartan Gregorian

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