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Top 100 Condemned Quotes

#1. A man may well be condemned, not for doing something, but for doing nothing. - Author: William Barclay
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#2. I've always known from the beginning of my acting career that you only get an acting job if you've got something to learn about it. If you don't do it well, you'll be condemned to doing the same role over and over and over again. If you do it mediocre, you'll have to do it again. - Author: Lance Henriksen
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#3. We are all doomed to seek our own happiness; we can't help ourselves. We are all, the cruel and the gentle alike, condemned to seeking that happiness in the dark. We use our need as the blind use a walking stick, to determine the safety of every forward step. - Author: Jesse Browner
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#4. Black writers, of whatever quality, who step outside the pale of what black writers are supposed to write about, or who black writers are supposed to be, are condemned to silences in black literary circles that are as total and as destructive as any imposed by racism. - Author: Audre Lorde
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#5. Reasonable readers would have accepted my book about ghouls as a work of fiction, but such readers are rare, and most condemned it as a hoax. Even worse, totally unreasonable readers took it for a scientific treatise. - Author: H.P. Lovecraft
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#6. I believe terrorism cannot be won over by military action. Terrorism must be condemned in the strongest language. We must stand solidly against it, and find all the means to end it. We must address the root causes of terrorism to end it for all time to come. - Author: Muhammad Yunus
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#7. If some men are entitled by right to the products of the work of others, it means that those others are deprived of rights and condemned to slave labor. - Author: Ayn Rand
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#8. It is uncomfortable to ask condemned people about their sentences just as it is awkward to ask wealthy people why they need so much money, why they use their wealth so poorly, and why they don't just get rid of it when they recognize that it is the cause of their unhappiness. - Author: Anton Chekhov
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#9. A machine condemned to devour books and then throw them , in a changed form , on the dunghill of history . - Author: Karl Marx
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#10. How often have wonder and curiosity led men toward certain death? How many men have been condemned for turning right instead of left? - Author: Wendy S. Russo
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#11. It was as if for the remainder of his life he was condemned to carry with him the egos of certain people, early met and early loved, and to be only as complete as they were complete themselves. There was some element of loneliness involved
so easy to be loved
so hard to love. - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#12. The born-yesterday French-besotted faddists, addicted sniffers of wet printer's ink, think they're starting on the ground floor; so they're condemned to another hundred years of trial and error. The rest of us can safely ignore them. - Author: Camille Paglia
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#13. In Europe it was once commonly believed that beasts could be possessed by demons and controlled by the evil of Satan. So animals, even birds and insects, were tried by ecclesiastical courts, just like witches and heretics. They were excommunicated, tortured and condemned to death. - Author: Chet Williamson
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#14. We are condemned to kill time, thus we die bit by bit. - Author: Octavio Paz
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#15. Poor Dimitri Shostakovich: In the Soviet Union, he was condemned as being too radical; in the West, for being too conservative. He could please no one but the musical public. He revenged himself on both by writing a short piece called 'March of the Soviet Police.' - Author: Edward Abbey
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#16. Palestinian terrorism has to be rejected and condemned, yes. But it should not be translated defacto into a policy of support for a really increasingly brutal repression, colonial settlements and a new wall. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#17. To attain "success" without attaining positive self-esteem is to be condemned to feeling like an imposter anxiously awaiting exposure. - Author: Nathaniel Branden
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#18. From the moment I said it, I could feel the butterflies in my stomach. My Ryder instincts and my Ryder conscience needed to get it together. One refused to let me back down, while the other condemned my actions in not doing so. - Author: Hollow Ryan
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#19. An ambassador for peace, Pope John Paul II stood steadfast against communism and condemned discrimination against all people. - Author: Shelley Berkley
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#20. People like me really shouldn't be allowed to build a people house until we've managed to build a bird house that isn't immediately condemned as uninhabitable by the avian building department. - Author: Robert Kroese
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#21. Anything that protracted a campaign Clausewitz condemned. "Gradual reduction" of the enemy, or a war of attrition, he feared like the pit of hell. - Author: Barbara W. Tuchman
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#22. 18 Anyone who believes in Him is not condemned, but anyone who does not believe is already condemned, m because he has not believed in the name n of the One and Only Son o of God. - Author: Anonymous
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#23. In the bible homosexuality is condemned, but along with divorce and greed and callousness toward poor people. So its elevation to a highest priority among some religious groups has been very disturbing to me. - Author: Jimmy Carter
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#24. In our society, any man who doesn't cry at his mother's funeral is liable to be condemned to death. - Author: Albert Camus
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#25. Societies that have condoned male cheating and condemned female cheating are simply male-dominated cultures. Cheating is cheating, no matter who is doing it. It's wrong. - Author: Cathy Burnham Martin
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#26. Violence against embassies and civilians must be categorically condemned. At the same time, we must attempt to understand why such events occur. - Author: Tariq Ramadan
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#27. Never shall I forget these things, even if I am condemned to life as long as God himself - Author: Elie Wiesel
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#28. I [Jesus] tell you the truth, those who listen to my message and believe in God who sent me have eternal life. They will never be condemned for their sins, but they have already passed from death into life. - Author: Anonymous
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#29. We are condemned to be free people, liberated people who must make life-defining decisions. Freedom requires choices and all choices entail value decisions. - Author: Kilroy J. Oldster
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#30. We are condemned to repeat the past whether we remember it or not. It is inevitable; just ask Nietzsche (eternal return) or Hegel (history repeats itself) or James McCourt (history repeats itself like hiccups). Beirutis - Author: Rabih Alameddine
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#31. There are not unfrequently substantial reasons underneath for customs that appear to us absurd; and if I were ever again to find myself amongst strangers, I should be solicitous to examine before I condemned. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#32. Maybe we really are made of the same clay, maybe we really are condemned, blameless, to the same, identical mediocrity. - Author: Elena Ferrante
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#33. We are all sentenced to capital punishment for the crime of living, and though the condemned cell of our earthly existence is but a narrow and bare dwelling-place, we have adjusted ourselves to it, and made it tolerably comfortable for the little while we are to be confined in it. - Author: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
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#34. No female iniquity was more severely condemned [in the 14th century] than the habit of plucking eyebrows and the hairline to heighten the forehead. - Author: Barbara Tuchman
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#35. The whole extraordinary business was over. And I was back where I belonged, where my childhood had condemned me to be, alone, out in the cold without a coat. - Author: Iris Murdoch
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#36. Whatever fool had penned the nonsense that words could do no harm should be condemned to Tophet's lowest fiery pit. For they did far more damage than mere broken bones that eventually healed. Furious, - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon
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#37. He hadn't judged her, though, nor had he condemned her. He'd simply seen the point she'd reached, beyond ever redeeming herself. Maybe - Author: Kevin Wignall
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#38. My head was a condemned church with a ceiling of bats, but I swung from this dark mood to euphoria when I thought about leaving. - Author: Dave Eggers
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#39. Stanley wondered if this was how a condemned man felt on his way to the electric chair - appreciating all of the good things in life for the last time. - Author: Louis Sachar
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#40. Truth is condemned as a trap; justice is jeered at; saints are harassed as social enemies. Hence this Incarnation has come to uphold the Truth and suppress the False. - Author: Sathya Sai Baba
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#41. Are we not all shipwrecked, ... condemned to death? ... However impatient our neighbours make us, however much indignation our race arouses, we are all bound together, and the companions of a chain-gang have everything to lose by mutual insults ... - Author: Henri Frederic Amiel
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#42. When God lets loose a great thinker on this planet, then all things are at risk. There is not a piece of science but its flank may be turned to-morrow; nor any literary reputation or the so-called eternal names of fame that many not be refused and condemned. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#43. There is no possible line of conduct which has at some time and place been condemned, and which has not at some other time and place been enjoined as a duty. - Author: William Edward Hartpole Lecky
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#44. Adding an overarching tier of tyrants the EU to European governments has benefited Europeans as a second hangman enhances the health of a condemned man. - Author: Ilana Mercer
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#45. Attacking the person instead of the argument is condemned in logic, widespread in physics, and not used nearly enough in humanism. - Author: Bauvard
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#46. In this new life I am condemned to, is there nothing that is not open to doubt? - Author: John Banville
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#47. As I speak to you today, government censors somewhere are working furiously to erase my words from the records of history. But history itself has already condemned these tactics. - Author: Hillary Clinton
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#48. I leave a sad and bitter world; and if you remember me, and think of me as of one unjustly condemned, I am resigned to the fate awaiting me. - Author: Mary Shelley
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#49. There is nothing more explosive than a skilled population condemned to inaction. Such a population is likely to become a hotbed of extremism and intolerance, and be receptive to any proselytizing ideology, however absurd and vicious, which promises vast action. - Author: Eric Hoffer
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#50. Men dissimulate their dearest, most constant, and most virtuous inclination from weakness and a fear of being condemned. - Author: Luc De Clapiers
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#51. Not to have knowledge of what happened before you were born is to be condemned to live as a child. - Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero
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#52. All lines of play which lead to the imprisonment of the bishop are on principle to be condemned. - Author: Siegbert Tarrasch
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#53. To be them would be marvelous, but she was condemned to be herself and could only in this silent enthusiastic way, sitting outside in a garden, applaud the society of humanity from which she was excluded. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#54. Human beings are not condemned, because of their biological constitution, to annihilate each other or to be at the mercy of a cruel, self-inflicted fate. - Author: Albert Einstein
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#55. Christians are condemned who profess to own God for their God and yet do not live as if he were their God. - Author: Thomas Watson
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#56. When I found the book was condemned as soon as the book was printed, or rather as soon as it was set up ready to print, I held it in plates for a year nearly, waiting to see what would come out of all this discussion. - Author: John Harvey Kellogg
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#57. The rapprochement of peoples is only possible when differences of culture and outlook are respected and appreciated rather than feared and condemned, when the common bond of human dignity is recognized as the essential bond for a peaceful world. - Author: J. William Fulbright
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#58. We must make clear to the Germans that the wrong for which their fallen leaders are on trial is not that they lost the war, but that they started it ... No grievances or policies will justify resort to aggressive war. It is utterly renounced and condemned as an instrument of policy. - Author: Robert H. Jackson
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#59. Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven. - Author: Anonymous
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#60. The proposition that the principal articles of the Apostles' Creed did not have the same meaning for the Christians of the earliest times as they have for Christians of our time is hereby condemned and proscribed as erroneous. - Author: Pope Pius X
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#61. Self-satisfaction and self-pity are both condemned. What are people permitted to feel about themselves? - Author: Mason Cooley
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#62. Every time she went home she found herself being criticized. She was accused of being "too attached to her family," which was condemned as a "bourgeois habit," and had to see less and less of her own mother. - Author: Jung Chang
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#63. Oh let us not be condemned for what we are. It is enough to account for what we do. - Author: James Fenton
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#64. I have attacked no one as not being a Christian, I have condemned no one. - Author: Soren Kierkegaard
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#65. Let evil swiftly befall those who have wrongly condemned us - God will avenge us. - Author: Jacques De Molay
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#66. We have to remind ourselves constantly that we are not saviours. We are simply a tiny sign, among thousands of others, that love is possible, that the world is not condemned to a struggle between oppressors and oppressed, that class and racial warfare is not inevitable. - Author: Jean Vanier
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#67. And still, even from the cells of the condemned, the message was going out: the class war was still on in that supposedly classless society, the United States. - Author: Howard Zinn
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#68. Any love is condemned to suffer a murderous persecution. We are impotent of feeling and do not forgive other people's love. So don't let anyone know that you love. - Author: Nelson Rodrigues
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#69. A man that is an heretic, after the first and second admonition, reject; knowing that he that is such is subverted, and sinneth, being condemned of himself. - Author: Irenaeus Of Lyons
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#70. The Russian parliament has condemned the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact. - Author: Vladimir Putin
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#71. The wall, safe haven for what is forbidden, gives a voice to all those who would, without it, be condemned to silence - Author: Brassai
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#72. I have been driven to search everywhere just to find myself mentioned. I am mentioned almost nowhere, but where I find myself, I find myself condemned. - Author: Louis De Bernieres
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#73. She became the angel condemned to linger inside his heart. - Author: Felix Alexander
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#74. There was no point taking care of someone who was condemned to die. - Author: Paulo Coelho
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#75. Santayana's aphorism must be reversed: too often it is those who can remember the past who are condemned to repeat it. - Author: Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.
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#76. However, since they were completely ignorant of the laws of the place, they were caught in a whirlpool. Condemned to turn round and round in slow circles, they could still bombard the coast, but all their shells came back at them like boomerangs. It was a ludicrous fate. - Author: Rene Daumal
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#77. Greed is an unreasonable or all-absorbing desire to acquire things or wealth. One test of greed is that it is never satisfied. Greed is repeatedly condemned in the Bible. - Author: Billy Graham
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#78. Ah, why should all mankind
For one man's fault, be condemned,
If guiltless? - Author: John Milton
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#79. Once I was condemned to three months' absolute silence. As I could not speak, I wrote a book. - Author: Nana Mouskouri
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#80. The future does not really lie in discovering new fragrant raw materials ... In order to endure, haute perfumery is therefore condemned to inventing new olfactory promises ... to finding a new form of expression. - Author: Jean-Claude Ellena
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#81. When we touched ... it all clicked into place. He was my soul mate; I could feel it when he was near. Our bodies together made sense; our lives on a whole had new meaning. We were no longer condemned to walk alone like the undead. - Author: K.I. Lynn
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#82. Kierkegaard so shrewdly observes, one is condemned to live it forward and review it backward. - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#83. You know that old phrase 'Those who don't remember the past are condemned to repeat it'? Well, I think those who remember the past are even worse off. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#84. The innocence of such children doesn't answer our deepest questions about this vale of tears to which we are condemned, but it helps to dispel them. That is the secret to family life. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#85. The condemned social order has not been built up on paper and ink, and I don't fancy that a combination of paper and ink will ever put an end to it. - Author: Joseph Conrad
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#86. Those who understand history are condemned to watch other idiots repeat it. - Author: Peter Lamborn Wilson
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#87. It is notable that when she is not condemned for being too bold and masculine, Cleopatra is taken to task for being unduly frail and feminine. - Author: Stacy Schiff
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#88. Those whimpering Stateside young people will wake up on the Day of Judgment condemned to worse fates than these demon-fearing Indians, because, having a Bible, they were bored with it - while these never heard of such a thing as writing. - Author: Jim Elliot
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#89. Our self-love can less bear to have our tastes than our opinions condemned. - Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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#90. As long as we avoid the creative, we are condemned to reaction. - Author: Paula Gunn Allen
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#91. Imagine yourself acclaimed, a decorated national hero, an idol to millions of desperate people, then within six months, condemned to death by hanging. - Author: Joachim Peiper
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#92. The Romans can not be condemned for the conquest of Egypt; we were conquered by time itself in the end. And all the wonders of this brave new century should draw me from my grief and yet I can not heal my heart; and so the mind suffers; the mind closes as if it were a flower without sun - Author: Anne Rice
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#93. Letters of the condemned. Last words scratched on a cell's wall. To write like that. - Author: Anna Kamienska
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#94. I enjoyed my breakfast this morning, and I think that was a good thing and do not think it was condemned by God. But I do not think myself a good man for enjoying it. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#95. While the Nazi party never officially condemned the Christian churches of the country (Hitler didn't want that problem on top of all the others), they undermined the meaning of Christianity by slowly replacing people's allegiance to God with loyalty to the party. - Author: Rudi Wobbe
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#96. Men propound mathematical theorems in besieged cities, conduct metaphysical arguments in condemned cells, make jokes on the scaffold, discuss a new poem while advancing to the walls of Quebec, and comb their hair at Thermopylae. This is not panache; it is our nature. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#97. A bird without wings and a man without art are both condemned to wander in low places; they can never soar up to those unrivalled heights. - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#98. The principle of self defense, even involving weapons and bloodshed, has never been condemned, even by Gandhi. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#99. I love drinking now and then. It defecates the standing pool of thought. A man perpetually in the paroxysm and fears of inebriety is like a half-drowned stupid wretch condemned to labor unceasingly in water; but a now-and-then tribute to Bacchus is like the cold bath, bracing and invigorating. - Author: Robert Burns
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#100. The intelligent man who is proud of his intelligence is like the condemned man who is proud of his large cell. - Author: Simone Weil
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