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#1. It is not enough to celebrate Christmas. We need to be changed and shaped by what we are celebrating. If our spiritual life is no better in spite of all our praying, fasting, and church services, then we have not yet begun to fully respond to the significance of Advent and of the Nativity. - Author: Vassilios Papavassiliou
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#2. In spite of his capacity for concealing his emotions, I could easily see that Holmes was in a state of suppressed excitement, while I was myself tingling with that half-sporting, half-intellectual pleasure which I invariably experienced when I associated myself with him in his investigations. - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
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#3. And one of the things I learned is that one should live in spite of. Although, one should eat. Although, one should love. Although, it must die. Even it is often the same even though it pushes us forward. It was despite the fact that it gave me an unhappy anguish that was the creator of my own life. - Author: Clarice Lispector
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#4. Strike noticed that, in spite of Duffield's air of disorientation and distress, he had made a good job of applying his eyeliner. - Author: Robert Galbraith
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#5. In spite of the polls, the fact is that American Muslims are very happy and they thrive in this country. - Author: Feisal Abdul Rauf
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#6. Taking a couple of deep breaths, he knew he had to choose his words carefully - in spite of the fact that his adrenal gland had opened up full-bore and was pumping enough OMG into his system that he was drowning in terror. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#7. In spite of her vapourish airs (as the housewives of Yonville called them), Emma, all the same, never seemed gay, and usually she had at the corners of her mouth that immobile contraction that puckers the faces of old maids, and those of men whose ambition has failed. - Author: Gustave Flaubert
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#8. Today's Declaration: I am courageous. I am willing to act in spite of fear. - Author: T. Harv Eker
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#9. I swore never to use the emoticon ever ... until one day, offhandedly and without much thought, I used my first and, shortly thereafter, in spite of my initial resistance, became a regular staple of my daily correspondence - Author: Joshua Ferris
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#10. Men give up one thing to take up another, but in spite of numerous changes they do not find peace. They are no better than monkeys who let go one bough to take hold of another, only to let it go again. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#11. I had hoped to hear everyone discussing how much they missed my altruistic qualities, my legendary skills as a fighter and as a lover." He leered. "Instead, you're making plans for tomorrow. Interesting how life goes on in spite of itself. - Author: Maria V. Snyder
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#12. In spite of her superficial independence, her fundamental need was to cling.
All her life was an attempt to disprove it; and so proved it. She was like a sea anemone
had only to be touched once to adhere to what touched her. - Author: John Fowles
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#13. The absolutely Non-Manifested cannot be designated by any expression which could limit It, Separate It, or include It. In spite of this, every allusion alludes only to Him, every designation designates Him, and He is at the same time the Non-Manifested and the Manifested. - Author: Abdelkader El Djezairi
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#14. There is only this world and that numbing routines and brief squabbles and financial worries are an essential part of it, that in spite of the aches and boredomes and disappointments, living in this world is the closest we will ever come to seeing paradise. - Author: Paul Auster
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#15. In spite of the enormous complexity of macroscopic bodies when viewed from an atomistic viewpoint, one knows from everyday experience as well as from precision experiments that macroscopic bodies obey quite definite laws. - Author: Franz Mandl
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#16. Strength of character does not consist solely in having powerful feelings, but in maintaining one's balance in spite of them. - Author: Carl Von Clausewitz
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#17. In spite of all temptations of belonging to many nations, I've remained an Indian. - Author: Vikram Seth
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#18. But remember this: you're strong because of your people - not in spite of them. - Author: Daniel Black
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#19. spite of the tragedy in her childhood and the ever-present press of war, she had mostly considered herself happy. There was almost always something to take delight in, if you were trying. - Author: Laini Taylor
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#20. I'm really a very happy, contented little person in spite of my broken heart. - Author: L.M. Montgomery
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#21. Enemies can be an incentive to survive and become someone in spite of them. Enemies can keep you alert and aware. - Author: Louis L'Amour
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#22. The peasant finds no "natural" urgency within himself that will drive him toward Picasso in spite of all difficulties. In the end the peasant will go back to kitsch when he feels like looking at pictures, for he can enjoy kitsch without effort - Author: Clement Greenberg
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#23. Now we notice that Mars doesn't have any atmosphere either and won't support life. In spite of the fact that it turns green and red and purple with the seasons, it doesn't support life. - Author: L. Ron Hubbard
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#24. Learning and teaching are not symmetrical. They are not the flip sides of the same coin, in spite of the fact that almost all papers and conversations on education assume they are. The working assumption - Author: Sugata Mitra
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#25. You don't have to tell him anything, Asher,' Lily said, obviously renewing her loyalty in spite of his douche wafflosity. - Author: Christopher Moore
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#26. He'd made a name for himself out there in the world beyond not just in spite of the distinctly unfashionable persona he presented, but, perhaps, BECAUSE of it. - Author: Chris Matthews
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#27. The wise fools who sit in the high places of justice fail to see that in revolutionary times vital issues are settled not by statutes, decrees and authorities, but in spite if them. - Author: Helen Keller
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#28. I've come to believe that the function of torture in our society is not about getting information, in spite of what we might want to believe. It is merely about power. It tells the world that there is now no limit to what we will do when we feel threatened. - Author: Nick Flynn
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#29. We may have lots of differences,
We may not be the perfect couple.
But in-spite of those differences,
In-spite of those imperfection,
We are always at our best for each other ... - Author: NerD_Seyer
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#30. We all love our brothers, in spite of the fact that none of us has a clue what's really in their hearts. - Author: Aaron Starmer
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#31. Remember, the first presidential candidate to reject public financing for both the primary and general election was ... Barack Obama, in 2008. He did it, in spite of a flat pledge to the contrary, because his campaign saw that it could vastly outspend John McCain. - Author: Jeff Greenfield
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#32. Sasori, your strength came because of your soul, not in spite of it ... You were supposed to be a a top-class ninja puppeteer, not a worthless nobody who lets someone else pull the strings.
- Kankurou (Naruto Ch 518) - Author: Masashi Kishimoto
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#33. You," he says, laughing in spite of himself, "are mad as a hatter. - Author: Jennifer E. Smith
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#34. Nothing is altered and in spite of God's mercy I am still alone. Though my suffering seems senseless I am still in agony. There is no explanation of my life. Indeed there was not, nor was this what he'd meant to convey. - Author: Malcolm Lowry
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#35. The poet will maintain serenity in spite of all disappointments. He is expected to preserve an unconcerned and healthy outlook over the world, while he lives. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#36. She wants you to be a god," I told him.
"I know." His face twisted with embarrassment, and in spite of itself my heart lightened. It was such a boyish response. And so human. Parents, everywhere. - Author: Madeline Miller
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#37. The lines gradually become their own demiurges and, like some witless yet miraculous participant, I witness the birth on paper of sentences that have eluded my will and appear in spite of me on the sheet, teaching me something that I neither knew nor thought I might want to know. - Author: Muriel Barbery
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#38. Come on, it's an American tradition. Apple soup? Mom's homemade chicken pie?'
She chuckled in spite of herself, then winced. 'It's apple pie and Mom's homemade chicken soup. But you didn't do badly, for a start. - Author: L.J.Smith
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#39. Oh, no; I should find there people who would force me to understand things of which I would prefer to remain ignorant, and who would try to explain to me, in spite of myself, a mystery which even they do not understand. - Author: Alexander Dumas
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#40. In spite of the fact that I hurt more than when I was in labor, I was pretty sure the doctor was just going to tell me I needed to fart really bad. - Author: Jenny Lawson
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#41. You cannot confuse bravery or courage with lack of fear. Real courage, true bravery is doing things in spite of fear, knowing fear. - Author: Maia Wojciechowska
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#42. This is what distinguishes the philosopher from the Christian. The Christian, in spite of logic, has only one incarnation of the Logos; the philosopher has never finished with incarnations. - Author: Karl Marx
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#43. Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where we are so certain to incur them in spite of all our caution, a certain lightness of heart seems healthier than this excessive nervousness on their behalf. - Author: William James
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#44. Even when I feared and detested Christianity, I was struck by its essential unity, which, in spite of its divisions, it has never lost. I trembled on recognizing the same unmistakable aroma coming from the writings of Dante and Bunyan, Thomas Aquinas and William Law. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#45. For in spite of the snapdragons and the duty millers and the cherry blossoms, it was always winter. - Author: Janet Frame
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#46. This country has gotten where it is in spite of politics, not by the aid of it. That we have carried as much political bunk as we have and still survived shows we are a super nation. - Author: Will Rogers
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#47. I know you are always finding ways to love me in spite of how horrible I am, I hope I haven't run out of chances. - Author: Ann Brashares
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#48. But in spite of my great desire for intimacy, I've always been a loner. Perhaps when the longing for connection is as strong as it is in me, when the desire is for something so deep and true, one knows better than to try. One sees that this is not the place for that. - Author: Elizabeth Berg
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#49. I am especially grateful that I have been able to keep my own style over the decades, in spite of the many changes that have taken place in the world of fashion and in its business. - Author: Valentino Garavani
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#50. I cannot help it - in spite of myself, infinity torments me. - Author: Alfred De Musset
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#51. Here's the problem with unforgivable. The more I research the bodymind, the more I get that the only workable path to workable health is to forgive the unforgivable in spite of its unforgivability. Otherwise we just destroy our own cells with the byproducts of all that hate. - Author: Catherine Ryan Hyde
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#52. I maintain that two and two would continue to make four, in spite of the whine of the amateur for three, or the cry of the critic for five. - Author: James Whistler
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#53. Love is missing the taste of someone's morning breath. Thinking they're beautiful, even when their nose is Rudolph-red and their hair is bird's nest crazy. Love isn't putting up with someone in spite of their faults
it's adoring them because of them. - Author: Emma Chase
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#54. When I think about somebody like Keira Knightley, whom I don't particularly know, I see somebody who is working hard, really trying to challenge herself and make smart choices in spite of people criticising her size and performances. - Author: Kate Winslet
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#55. Joe, I think I might be clueless when it comes to love. Afraid I wouldn't know real love if it bit me in the ass." He chuckled in spite of himself. "Been there," he said. "Pretty recently, in fact." "I - Author: Robyn Carr
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#56. In one swift motion she's out of his arms twirling about. Startled and then ecstatic, she feels lighter than air, laughing in spite of herself. Light hearted, she keeps spinning feeling the stress and pain strip away from her. She was surprised by how confident she felt. How alive. - Author: Solange Nicole
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#57. The fact that I was fortunate enough to escape contagion, in spite of frequent, sometimes daily contacts with the disease, was because I soon guessed how it spread. - Author: Charles Jules Henry Nicole
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#58. There are two healings: nature's, and ours and nature's. Nature's will come in spite of us, after us, over the graves of its wasters, as it comes to the forsaken fields. The healing that is ours and nature's will come if we are willing, if we are patient, if we know the way, if we will do the work. - Author: Wendell Berry
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#59. The best laws cannot make a constitution work in spite of morals; morals can turn the worst laws to advantage. That is a commonplace truth, but one to which my studies are always bringing me back. It is the central point in my conception. I see it at the end of all my reflections. - Author: Alexis De Tocqueville
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#60. There was more courage in bearing trouble than in escaping from it; the brave and the energetic cling to hope, even in spite of fortune; the cowardly and the indolent are hurried by their fears,' said Plotius Firmus, Roman Praetorian Guard. - Author: Tacitus
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#61. Suppose our failures occur, not in spite of what we are doing, but precisely because of it. - Author: Dallas Willard
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#62. When people ask me what it is that I want to achieve in life, I always tell them that I want to be able to make positive change in spite of all the issues that the world faces today. - Author: Omar Al Busaidy
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#63. And finally she had sobbed the only truth there was into her mother's shoulder, the only explanation: the Tucks were her friends. She had done it because - in spite of everything, she loved them. - Author: Natalie Babbitt
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#64. In spite of the direction his medical practice had taken in later years, he'd always remained less interested in appearance than those things a person couldn't see: kindness and integrity, humor and sensibility. - Author: Nicholas Sparks
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#65. How do they manage to go on living? ... By loving life. And-in spite of everything-by loving God. By having enough faith to start over again and again; enough faith to risk having our hearts break all over again. That's the true meaning of faith. It's the deepest kind of heroism. - Author: Naomi Ragen
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#66. As usual in the very young, she marveled that people could be so selfishly oblivious to her pain and the world rock along just the same, in spite of her heartbreak. Her - Author: Margaret Mitchell
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#67. In spite of their love, they had made each other's life a hell. The fact that they loved each other was merely proof that the fault lay not in themselves, in their behavior or inconstancy of feeling, but rather in their incompatibility: he was strong and she was weak. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#68. Our will operates in spite of our indulgence. For example, your will is already opening your gap, little by little." "What gap are you talking about?" "There is a gap in us; like the soft spot on the head of a child which closes with age, this gap opens as one develops one's will. - Author: Carlos Castaneda
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#69. Good karmas are an illusion and bad karmas are also an illusion. Despite this, I am not telling you to stop doing good karma. Going from bad to good is a good thing. However, in spite of doing good; the illusion doesn't go away. True religion begins after the illusion has gone away. - Author: Dada Bhagwan
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#70. In spite of all similarities, every living situation has, like a newborn child, a new face, that has never been before and will never come again. It demands of you a reaction that cannot be prepared beforehand. It demands nothing of what is past. It demands presence, responsibility; it demands you. - Author: Martin Buber
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#71. If the Resurrection is resurrection from the dead, all hope and freedom are in spite of death. - Author: Paul Ricoeur
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#72. We're painted savages, nothing more, in spite of what we like to think of as some thousands of years of civilization. Only our present paint's called clothing and our caves called buildings - Author: Gordon R. Dickson
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#73. God saw your entire life from beginning to end, birth to hearse, and in spite of what he saw, he still dreams of having you by his side. Even with your faults and failures. Despite your muddles and missteps. He still stands near, arms open wide, ready to embrace you with a Father's love. - Author: Max Lucado
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#74. But she has gathered that Americans, in spite of their public declarations of affection, in spite of their miniskirts and bikinis, in spite of their hand-holding on the street and lying on top of each other on the Cambridge Common, prefer their privacy. - Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
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#75. The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved
loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#76. Courage is not the absence of fear; true courage is manifest in bravely doing what has to be done in spite of fears or foes or the foolishness of the crowd or the taunts of the group. True courage is doing the right thing in spite of the odds or opposition or apprehension. - Author: Emerson Roy West
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#77. I have always been their rock. A mother's unconditional love is fervent enough to battle against the gates of hell, rise up from her knees and stand gallant, in spite of her gaping war wounds. If only they knew the battle fought and the flood of tearshed without having to endure such agony. - Author: Terry A. O'Neal
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#78. In spite of her plainness that would have made wallflowers of other women, she radiated a great sense of self-importance. - Author: Robert Galbraith
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#79. You are what you are, because of, or in spite of past experiences - Author: Anonymous
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#80. Just thinking about a friend makes you want to do a happy dance, because a friend is someone who loves you in spite of your faults. - Author: Charles M. Schulz
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#81. You love another person not because of his virtues- that is infatuation- but in spite of his faults," he said to her. "Love has no place for idealization. - Author: Sudhir Kakar
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#82. Happiness is something that just happens because of the arrangement of circumstances, but joy endures in spite of circumstances. - Author: John Hunter
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#83. For however much the Gateses might give away, their daily life remains, by and large, unaffected. They remain, in spite of this enormous donation, one of the wealthiest couples in the world. Mother Teresa, on the other hand, gave up everything to serve the poorest of the poor. Pinker - Author: Gary A. Anderson
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#84. The normality of the house terrified her: the gleaming surfaces, the tidiness, the homey touches, the sense that a person lived here who might walk in daylight on any street and pass for human in spite of the atrocities that he had committed. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#85. The arts in America exist in spite of America, not because of America. - Author: Henry Rollins
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#86. Basic decisions of our society are made through the expressed will of the people. That is why when we see these liberties threatened, instead of falling apart, our nation becomes unified and our democracies come together... in spite of our varied backgrounds and many racial strains. - Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
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#87. Every step which the intelligence of Europe has taken has been in spite of the clerical party. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#88. In spite of muzzling the press, imprisoning thousands, and engaging in torture, kidnapping and murder, the Socialist government was still vulnerable to the accusation of being soft on Basques. - Author: Mark Kurlansky
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#89. Faith is not belief in spite of evidence but a life in scorn of the consequences. - Author: Clarence Jordan
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#90. I know as well as thee that I am no poet born
It is a trade, I never learnt nor indeed could learn
If I make verses-'tis in spite
Of nature and my stars I write. - Author: Benjamin Franklin
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#91. At the demonstration of sixty feminists against the Miss America Pageant in 1968, when the women filled a trash can with bras, girdles, curlers and spike-heeled shoes, the bra-burning myth was launched by the media and, in spite of its inaccuracy and spiteful intent, put radical feminism on the map. - Author: Hilda Scott
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#92. I love you," I murmur, and he smiles his heart-achingly shy smile, and I melt. "I will always love you, Christian."
"And I you," he says softly.
"In spite of my disobedience?" I raise my eyebrow.
"Because of your disobedience, Anastasia." He grins. - Author: E.L. James
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#93. Dear Heavenly Father, Thank you for loving me in spite of my transgressions and failing. Please continue to guide me away from temptations and into your loving embrace. Encourage my desire for oneness with You so that I will ask for it. In Jesus Name. Amen. - Author: Christina Weigand
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#94. When you feel abandoned by God yet continue to trust him in spite of your feelings, you worship him in the deepest way. - Author: Rick Warren
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#95. Farkas's Jewish family trees go on for pages, each virtually identical to the one before, until the conclusion becomes inescapable: Jewish doctors and lawyers did not become professionals in spite of their humble origins. They became professionals because of their humble origins. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#96. What I capture in spite of myself interests me more than my own ideas. - Author: Pablo Picasso
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#97. I will do nothing to superinduce sleep by putting myself at ease, or making myself more comfortable; if, however, in spite of my resistance I yield to my infirmity, then I deserve to be laughed at, and accept as punishment the mortification I feel."19 - Author: S.C. Gwynne
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#98. The Jews are known for their perseverance and this is what helps them achieve their goals. Perseverance means continuous persistence in a course of action, a purpose, in spite of difficulties, obstacles, or discouragement. - Author: H.W. Charles
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#99. You know," he said, his voice making me feel cold in spite of the heat, "this city can get ahold of you and pull you back no matter how hard you try to climb out. Like a grave. - Author: Neal Shusterman
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#100. We do not succeed in spite of our obstacles and challenges. We succeed precisely because of them. - Author: Richard Paul Evans
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