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Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice.
– Anonymous
Discretion is knowing how to hide that which we cannot remedy.
– Spanish Proverb
Discretion is not the better part of biography.
– Lytton Strachey
Discretion is the better part of valor.
– Anonymous
Discretion is the perfection of reason, and a guide to us in all the duties of life.
– La Bruyere
Discretion is the salt, and fancy the sugar of life the one preserves, the other sweetens it.
– John Christian Bovee
Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.
– Robert Quillen
Disease an never be conquered, can never be quelled by emotion's willful screaming or faith's symbolic prayer. It can only be conquered by the energy of humanity and the cunning in the mind of man. In the patience of a Curie, in the enlightenment of a Faraday, a Rutherford, a Pasteur, a Nightingale, and all other apostles of light and cleanliness, rather than of a woebegone godliness, we shall find final deliverance from plague, pestilence, and famine.
– Seán O'Casey
Disease is an experience of a so-called mortal mind. It is fear made manifest on the body.
– Mary Baker Eddy
Disease is the retribution of outraged Nature.
– Hosea Ballou
Disease often comes with a smiling face.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Disguise is what enhances the experience of a BLESSING!!!!
– Siddharth Astir
Disgust with dirt can be so great that it prevents us from cleaning ourselves - from "justifying" ourselves.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Aphorisms in Beyond Good and Evil
Dishonor will not trouble me, once I am dead.
– Euripides
Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization.
– G. M. Trevelyan
Disobedience, the rarest and most courageous of the virtues, is seldom distinguished from neglect, the laziest and commonest of the vices.
– George Bernard Shaw
Disregard whatever that you've lost. Just regard the leftover. And most importantly, hopefully look forward to what is yet to come i.e. the best.
– Emeasoba George
Dissatisfaction of who you are today is the first step of becoming who you want to be tomorrow.
– FC Kibler
Dissent is the native activity of the scientist, and it has got him into a good deal of trouble in the last years. But if that is cut off, what is left will not be a scientist. And I doubt whether it will be a man.
– Jacob Bronowski
Distance lasts a day. But reality lasts a lifetime.
– Dr. Laura Schlessinger, The Dr. Laura radio show
Distinction is the consequence, never the object of a great mind.
– George Washington Allston
Distractions don't exist. We either procrastinate or we are committed. What we call distractions are simply an excuse to procrastinate further.
– Brandon A. Trean
Distressed valor challenges great respect, even from an enemy.
– Plutarch
Distributed file systems are a cruel hoax.
– Zalman Stern, former ITC hacker diety

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