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Top 37 Avoidable Quotes

#1. The "public" seems to have bought into this belief that life can, and should, be run without risk, that all accidents are avoidable, and that death is something that only happens to people who eat meat and smoke. - Author: Jeremy Clarkson
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#2. Thomas's mistake, like most of the behavior he leaked into the world, had been avoidable: to join another human being in a situation that virtually demanded unscripted, spontaneous conversation, and thus to risk total moral and emotional dissolution. Death by conversation, and all that. - Author: Ben Marcus
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#3. A risk is a risk because it's avoidable. - Author: Erica Bauermeister
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#4. Tragic deaths aren't avoidable. That's what Ezra said outside Sam's wake, and even though--to use Foster's phrasing--I didn't know anything about anything, I felt in this moment that Ezra was wrong. What often makes something tragic is that it can be avoided. - Author: Emma Mills
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#5. Assuming that his talent can survive the increasing strain, there is one scarcely avoidable danger that lies ahead of the pupil on his road to mastery. - Author: Eugen Herrigel
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#6. Habits are funny things. What's funny, or rather tragic, is that bad habits are so predictable and avoidable. Despite this, there are people by the millions who insist on acquiring habits that are bad, expensive, and create problems. The habit they weren't going to get, got them! - Author: Zig Ziglar
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#7. It seemed to us philosophically self-evident that suicide was every free person's right: a logical act when faced with illness or senility; a heroic one when faced with torture or the avoidable deaths of others; a glamourous one in the fury of dissappointed love (see: Great Literature). - Author: Julian Barnes
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#8. I think a resumption of the Cold War would be a historic tragedy. If a conflict is avoidable, on a basis reflecting morality and security, one should try to avoid it. - Author: Henry A. Kissinger
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#9. After watching the video, the senseless shooting and taking of Walter Scott's life was absolutely unnecessary and avoidable. My heart aches for the family and our North Charleston community. I will be watching this case closely. - Author: Tim Scott
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#10. I understand that government should live within its means, value the money it holds in trust from you the taxpayer, avoid waste and, above all else, observe the first maxim of good government: namely, do no avoidable harm. - Author: Tony Abbott
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#11. I don't believe there is such thing as a just or unjust war; there are avoidable and unavoidable wars. Sometimes you have no choice but to go to war. - Author: Mike Hoffman
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#12. Of those who die from avoidable, poverty-related causes, nearly 10 million, according to UNICEF, are children under five. They die from diseases such as measles, diarrhoea, and malaria that are easy and inexpensive to treat or prevent. - Author: Peter Singer
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#13. The Future is as avoidable as the past is alterable, for the latter is, after all, a consequence of the former: A combination of choice and fate. - Author: K.C. King
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#14. If we shrug our shoulders at the avoidable suffering of the weak and the poor, of those who are getting exploited and ripped off, we are not the left. - Author: Peter Singer
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#15. All too often a family's spending is governed more by their yearning than by their earning. They somehow believe that their life will be better if they surround themselves with an abundance of things. All too often all they are left with is avoidable anxiety and distress - Author: Joseph B. Wirthlin
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#16. Better my right hand should have been cut off. Go know I was setting in motion events that would lead to the ruin of one of the few truly good men I ever met. - Author: Mordecai Richler
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#17. Also, I feel that crying is almost
like, aside from deaths of relatives or whatever
totally avoidable if you follow two very simple rules: 1.Don't care too much. 2. Shut up. Everything unfortunate that has ever happened to me has stemmed from failure to follow one of the rules. - Author: John Green
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#18. How to achieve the moral breakdown of the enemy before the war has started - that is the problem that interests me. Whoever has experienced war at the front will want to refrain from all avoidable bloodshed. - Author: Adolf Hitler
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#19. Smoking is the now the principal avoidable cause of premature death in Britain. It hits the worst off people hardest of all. Smoking is one of the principal causes of the health gap which leads to poorer people being ill more often and dying sooner. - Author: Frank Dobson
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#20. Even one heatstroke death is one too many because every death caused by leaving a child unattended in a hot car is 100 percent avoidable. - Author: Anthony Foxx
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#21. In the East they say suffering is avoidable and not necessary. Life is bliss! You know why? This is because wisdom, yoga and meditation are ways to avoid suffering which has not yet come. - Author: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
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#22. Of all forms of human error, prophesy is the most avoidable. - Author: George Eliot
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#23. Having beef with someone is unnecessary and avoidable. Whatever the issue, if not positive, it is an opportunity to cut the excess fat from an unhealthy dietary network. Simply excuse yourself from the table of negativity and lean forward in peace. - Author: T.F. Hodge
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#24. He continued to see inevitable events from the past as avoidable, long after they'd taken their course. - Author: Hugh Howey
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#25. Most suffering is human-made and avoidable. It's mostly in your head. - Author: Pankaj Mishra
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#26. Uncritical followership and habits of silent obedience give rise to the corruptions of power, or sometimes simply to avoidable catastrophes. For - Author: Jonathan Sacks
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#27. With the passage of time, the consequences of any event accumulated, and left more to undo. And the more there is to undo, the less likely the mind is to even try. This was perhaps one way time heals wounds, by making them feel less avoidable. - Author: Michael Lewis
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#28. Crying is almost totally avoidable if you follow two simple rules:
1. Don't care too much.
2. Shut up. - Author: John Green
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#29. The failure of decision makers to grapple with the inner workings of their own minds, and their desire to indulge their gut feelings, made it "quite likely that the fate of entire societies may be sealed by a series of avoidable mistakes committed by their leaders. - Author: Michael Lewis
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#30. For the climber averse to avoidable acrobatics a given niche may lie so many paces or meters to east or west of the woman vanquished without of course his naming her thus or otherwise even in his thoughts. - Author: Samuel Beckett
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#31. Pain in this life is not avoidable, but the pain we create avoiding pain is avoidable. - Author: R.D. Laing
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#32. But Arafat's devotion was to the Palestinian cause and not to the Palestinian people. [...] As a result, Arafat delayed the conflict's solution, leaving a legacy of avoidable disaster and unnecessary suffering. - Author: Barry Rubin
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#33. It is unfortunate that for some, kindness is an unwarranted expenditure, compassion an avoidable weakness, and love an unnecessary gamble. - Author: Wayne Gerard Trotman
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#34. Manners aim to facilitate life, to get rid of impediments, and bring the man pure to energize. They aid our dealing and conversation, as a railway aids travelling, by getting rid of all avoidable obstructions of the road, and leaving nothing to be conquered but pure space. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#35. No reform is possible unless some of the educated and the rich voluntarily accept the status of the poor, travel third, refuse to enjoy the amenities denied to the poor, and instead of taking avoidable hardships, discourtesies, and injustice as a matter of course, fight for their removal. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#36. Avoidable human misery is more often caused not so much by stupidity as by ignorance, particularly our ignorance about ourselves. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#37. Thus ended the great American Civil War, which must upon the whole be considered the noblest and least avoidable of all the great mass conflicts of which till then there was record. - Author: Winston Churchill
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