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It is hard to have patience with people who say There is no death or Death doesn't matter. There is death. And whatever is matters. And whatever happens has consequences, and it and they are irrevocable and irreversible. You might as well say that birth doesn't matter.
– C. S. LewisRate it:
It is hard to let old beliefs go. They are familiar. We are comfortable with them and have spent years building systems and developing habits that depend on them. Like a man who has worn eyeglasses so long that he forgets he has them on, we forget that the world looks to us the way it does because we have become used to seeing it that way through a particular set of lenses. Today, however, we need new lenses. And we need to throw the old ones away.
– Kenich OhmaeRate it:
It is hard to think that a $2 billion company with 4,300-plus people couldn't compete with six people in blue jeans.
– Steve JobsRate it:
It is harder for a poor man to be successful than it is for a rich man.
– Gregory NunnRate it:
It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.
– Arnold H. GlasgowRate it:
It is he, who is happy and content with his possessions in life, who can find a position.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
It is healthier, in any case, to write for the adults one's children will become than for the children one's mature critics often are.
– Alice WalkerRate it:
It is here, my daughters, that love is to be found -- not hidden away in corners but in the midst of occasions of sin. And believe me, although we may more often fail and commit small lapses, our gain will be incomparably the greater.
– Teresa of ÁvilaRate it:
It is his nature, not his standing, that makes the good man.
– Publilius SyrusRate it:
It is honourable to be accused by those who deserve to be accused.
– Latin ProverbRate it:
It is horrifying that we have to fight our own government to save the environment.
– Ansel AdamsRate it:
It is human nature to hate him whom you have injured.
– TacitusRate it:
It is human nature to stand in the middle of a thing.
– Marianne MooreRate it:
It is human nature to think wisely and act foolishly.
– Anatole FranceRate it:
It is human to search for the theory of everything and it is superhuman to find it.
– Kedar JoshiRate it:
It is idleness that creates impossibilities; and where people don't care to do anything, they shelter themselves under a permission that it cannot be done.
– Robert SouthRate it:
It is important that an aim never be defined in terms of activity or methods. It must always relate directly to how life is better for everyone. . . . The aim of the system must be clear to everyone in the system. The aim must include plans for the future. The aim is a value judgment.
– W. Edwards DemingRate it:
It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot, irreverence to their studies they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
– Jacob BronowskiRate it:
It is important that we forgive ourselves for making mistakes. We need to learn from our errors and move on."
– Steve MaraboliRate it:
It is important to do what you don't know how to do. It is important to see your skills as keeping you from learning what is deepest and most mysterious. If you know how to focus, unfocus. If your tendency is to make sense out of chaos, start chaos.
– Carlos CastanedaRate it:
It is important to fully understand the performance variables, benefits, and risks of each investment and why you'd want to add each investment to your portfolio in amounts that fit your risk appetite
– Med JonesRate it:
It is important to live each day with a positive perspective. It is not wise to pretend problems do not exist, but it is wise to look beyond the problem to the possibilities that are in it. When Goliath came against the Israelites, the soldiers all thought, 'He's so big, we can never kill him.' But David looked at the same giant and thought, 'He's so big, I can't miss him.'
– Dr. Dale E. TurnerRate it:
It is important to our friends to believe that we are unreservedly frank with them, and important to friendship that we are not.
– Mignon McLaughlinRate it:
It is important, of course, that controversies be settled right, but there are many civil questions which arise between individuals in which it is not so important the controversy be settled one way or another as that it be settled. Of course a settlement of a controversy on a fundamentally wrong principle of law is greatly to be deplored, but there must of necessity be many rules governing the relations between members of the same society that are more important in that their establishment creates a known rule of action than that they proceed on one principle or another. Delay works always for the man with the longest purse.
– William Howard TaftRate it:
It is impossible for a dove to catch a swallow, for a clever man to catch a genius.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:

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