Giving It Up Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Giving It Up

#1. Addiction - When you can give up something any time, as long as it's next Tuesday. - Author: Nikki Sixx
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#2. If you cannot have fun on a set and enjoy what you're doing, you're better off giving it up. - Author: John Rhys-Davies
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#3. The key to anything in boxing and life is sticking to it. Never give up. - Author: John Molina Jr.
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#4. What I really admire are people like my daughter, Victoria, who don't give up, who have daily medical challenges and medical conditions. They go on with their lives and make the best of it, not giving up even when it's not easy. - Author: Craig Mello
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#5. Flying radio-controlled airplanes is the only time where I am able to focus and concentrate on nothing but looking up. Only God would give me a hobby where I'm looking up to the sky. It's a fascinating hobby. - Author: Tyler Perry
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#6. The man who in view of gain thinks of righteousness; who in the view of danger is prepared to give up his life; and who does not forget an old agreement however far back it extends - such a man may be reckoned a complete man. - Author: Confucius
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#7. There's no excuse for giving up just because it looks like we're going to lose. We have to try - because the other choice is to surrender. - Author: L.J.Smith
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#8. Every time we hit an air pocket and the plane dropped about five hundred feet (leaving my stomach in my mouth) I vowed to give up sex, bacon, and air travel if I ever made it back to terra firma in one piece. - Author: Erica Jong
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#9. Sometimes God picks you up and tells you, "You've been messing around now. You're going to have to stop this, stop that, but I'll give you another chance." And you wonder why you're given another chance. It must be for something; it must be to celebrate life. - Author: Martin Scorsese
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#10. At the back of it there lies the central citadel of obstinacy: I will not give up my right to myself
the thing God intends you to give up if ever you are going to be a disciple of Jesus Christ. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#11. I have steadily endeavored to keep my mind free so as to give up any hypothesis, however much beloved (and I cannot resist forming one on every subject), as soon as the facts are shown to be opposed to it. - Author: Charles Darwin
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#12. I thought for a change I would give up drinking, and it was a great mistake, and, although I reduced the size of my nose and improved my beauty, my stomach suffered. - Author: Winslow Homer
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#13. Look for small victories and build on that. Each small victory, even if it is just getting up five minutes earlier, gives you confidence. You realize that these little victories make you feel great, and you keep going. You realize that being paralyzed by fear of failure is worse than failure. - Author: Arnold Schwarzenegger
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#14. I feel like 45. I don't look bad for someone my age, with my history of illnesses and operations and all those anesthetics. When they knock you out, it gives you time to catch up on your beauty sleep. - Author: Elizabeth Taylor
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#15. There will be times when you just can't seem to land an acting job, and you feel like giving up. Don't! The only way to realise that dream is to keep working hard for it. - Author: Sam Claflin
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#16. So many people die though they live, and it is not as if they don't have life; they only refuse to keep breathing! - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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#17. Smith, you don't realize it's a privilege to practice giving presents to others.' The way he did it was charming; there was nothing glittery and Christmasy about it, but almost sad, and sometimes his gifts were old beat-up things but they had the charm of usefulness and sadness of his giving. - Author: Jack Kerouac
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#18. There is no easy way out of our circumstances...Sometimes you stick it out even when you want to give up because you know that on the other side is either a better situation or a better you." -Watercrossing (Phantom Island Book 3) - Author: Krissi Dallas
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#19. He would not lose her. He never thought to have this; he never thought he wanted it. But he had it, this love, this binding with another soul, and he was not giving it up. Fuck no. He would not betray her. - Author: Susan Fanetti
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#20. Giving up is not an option. It is the biggest mistake one can make and there's nothing to be learnt from it - Author: Lyrikal
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#21. It would be easy to descend into despair, not only about the state of journalism, but the future of American democracy. But giving up is not an option. There is too much at stake. - Author: Laurie Garrett
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#22. You never made me weak," he said, giving her a little shake. "You make me strong." His big hands smoothed up her arms. "Just knowing you're in this world makes me want to live in it, makes me want to fight. - Author: Kristen Callihan
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#23. Growing old is God's privilege to you ... you only can be compared to any antique and old wine ... antiques are expensive and old wines taste best ... above all, it beats the alternative
DYING YOUNG. So cheer up and be grateful that God is giving you that privilege. - Author: Peekey
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#24. People are not going to give up marriage. But we can try to make it more fair. We can try to change that institution and make it more equal. - Author: Jessica Valenti
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#25. Be persistent and never give up. I had to deal with facing stereotypes and had a lot of people doubt me and my ability to drum, but I didn't let it phase me. You just have to believe in yourself. And of course, PRACTICE. - Author: Jess Bowen
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#26. It was hot; heat quivered up from the asphalt, giving to the familiar buildings about the square a nimbus quality, a quality of living and palpitant chiaroscuro. - Author: William Faulkner
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#27. Give it up for the process that leads to childbirth! - Author: Alex Gaskarth
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#28. It's actually the samurai spirit, which is 'no fear and never give up. - Author: Enson Inoue
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#29. I enjoyed it when football crowds in the early days would sing 'All together now' - that was another one. I was also pleased when the movement in America took up 'Give peace a chance' because I had written it with that in mind really. - Author: John Lennon
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#30. The State acquires power ... and because of its insatiable lust for power it is incapable of giving up any of it. The State never abdicates. - Author: Frank Chodorov
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#31. I never want to abandon my roots. I want to give my past and the history of painting the importance it deserves, including the masters like Rembrandt, who built up the surface of the canvas with transparent layers. - Author: Jose Parla
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#32. It is up to you civilians to give a hand to show that we intend to take our responsibilities to maintain the integrity of our Empire, by giving the world proof that we have not all sold out to the Jew or Plutocrat. - Author: John Amery
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#33. I am happiest when I am working though, when I am being creative. I realized at a very young age what I loved doing. I think it is so important for people to pursue the things that they love and not give up on their dreams. - Author: Josh Peck
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#34. You cry and you scream and you stomp your feet and you shout. You say, 'You know what? I'm giving up, I don't care.' And then you go to bed and you wake up and it's a brand new day, and you pick yourself back up again. - Author: Nicole Scherzinger
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#35. It's interesting when you wind up distilling all your ambitions and your goals and dreams into one single person. It's giving that person a lot of power. - Author: Damien Chazelle
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#36. You've gotten drunk on so many kinds of wine. Taste this. It won't make you wild. It's fire. Give up, if you don't understand by this time that your living is firewood. - Author: Rumi
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#37. Give up control and give it away ... The more you give your idea away, the more your company is going to be worth. - Author: Seth Godin
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#38. Labor never quits. We never give up the fight - no matter how tough the odds, no matter how long it takes. - Author: George Meany
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#39. What you give to help others, builds them up enough that they are able to give to others. It's a cycle that can continue on long after you're dead and gone. - Author: John C. Maxwell
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#40. It was a shame, really, to have that much beauty. God could have divided up his thick eyelashes, strong features, hazel eyes, and delicious mouth among three men, therefore giving more women a chance at happiness. - Author: Alessandra Torre
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#41. I was 23 when I learned how to cook; I grew up around the same time. It was precisely then that Thanksgiving started to mean something more. Growing up, Christmas was always about me, and eventually you, when I finally started to enjoy the giving part. But Thanksgiving is always about us. - Author: Rosecrans Baldwin
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#42. It involved giving up what I thought was bringing me comfort, only to clearly see they were leading to a sure and certain early death. I was committing suicide slowly, sweet morsel by sweet morsel (p. 219). - Author: Teresa Shields Parker
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#43. Love is giving up control. It's surrendering the desire to control the other person. The two - love and controlling power over the other person - are mutually exclusive. If we are serious about loving someone, we have to surrender all the desires within us to manipulate the relationship. - Author: Rob Bell
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#44. It is about getting better every game. Work ethic was the first part. We were not ready to give up and the Slovaks did not give up also. That is what the Olympics are all about. We executed where we needed to execute. It was important to play the way we always play. - Author: Jayna Hefford
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#45. It's a hard job. It means giving up some things, but on the other hand they keep saying you can have it all. You can't really have it all so easy. You can do a little of this and little of that. - Author: Garry Marshall
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#46. No matter how hard it seems ... never give up, always believe. - Author: Yolanda Adams
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#47. To get it right, be born with luck or else make it. Never give up. A little money helps, but what really gets it right is to never face the facts. - Author: Ruth Gordon
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#48. Will you get off me!" "But I'm giving you CPR-" "I will die before kissing you, Hollywood." Z tried to sit up, his breathing heavy. "Don't even think about it. - Author: J.R. Ward
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#49. He thought of the old commonplace about how giving up vices didn't make you live longer, but just made it feel as though you were living longer. - Author: John Connolly
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#50. I think there are people out there who just kind of say, let's repot the plant. Let's give somebody else a chance. And it's not just anger or disappointment in their lives, it's the sense of, let's shake this up. And no one is shaking it up as much as Trump. - Author: Bob Woodward
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#51. The industrial thing came about mainly through giving up trying to write pop songs in the early '90s. I don't think I was ever very good at pop music and as soon as I stopped trying, and started to write more the things I loved, it became much heavier and more aggressive. - Author: Gary Numan
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#52. There's times you want to give up and times you want to move on ... you get so much satisfaction out of staying and sticking with it, and seeing things turn around. - Author: Paul Pierce
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#53. It's alright to do things the way you want. There is no map to life, no blueprints to survival, you can create your world day by day if you have a clear vision and an unwillingness to give up. - Author: John O'Callaghan
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#54. To cut the federal budget without cutting entitlements is like giving up chocolate-chip cookies and then deciding it's OK to eat the ones that don't have any nuts. - Author: Timothy Noah
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#55. Armed with my positive attitude and inherent stubborn nature, I keep my mind focused and my life moving forward. I stop to rest, pout and even cry sometimes, but always, I get back up. Life is giving me this challenge and I will plow through it, out of breath with my heart racing if I have to. - Author: Amy B. Scher
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#56. First, perseverance trumps talent. Second, do what you want to do, otherwise why bother? Third, be ethical; it might rub off on others. Fourth, don't give up. - Author: Jay Maisel
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#57. It was President [Bill] Clinton and the United States congress in 1998 which said that the regime has to be changed because the regime would not give up its weapons of mass destruction. We came into office in 2001 and kept that policy because Saddam Hussein had not changed. - Author: Colin Powell
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#58. It is better to risk starving to death than giving up on your dream. If you have given up on your dream, what's left? - Author: Manoj Arora
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#59. Everybody seems to have given up hope of trying. I haven't. It isn't easy and it isn't supposed to be, but I'm accomplishing something. How many people give up a lot to do something good. I'm sure we would have found a cure for cancer 20 years ago if we had really tried - Author: Terry Fox
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#60. Give a Little Bit has a wonderful message and makes people light up and I get them to sing with me. It really has a message that is very eternal and is needed even more today than it was when I wrote it when I was 19. - Author: Roger Hodgson
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#61. The happiest thing that can be said about democracy ... is that it is one of the few systems that has been willing to risk a long period of confusion and mixed purposes for the sake of giving man a chance to grow up in mind and responsibility. - Author: Harry Allen Overstreet
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#62. It's up to you, not about you - Author: Sonya Withrow
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#63. Surrender is not giving up, far from it. Surrender takes an enormous amount of courage. Often we are only capable of doing so when the pain of trying to control the outcome becomes too much to bear. - Author: Bronnie Ware
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#64. I suspect the most we can hope for, and it's no small hope, is that we never give up, that we never stop giving ourselves permission to try to love and receive love. - Author: Elizabeth Strout
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#65. Either way, you wrote the book and now you're complaining about the reviews I'm giving it," I quipped.
"Fair enough." He held up his hands, "I'm going to start writing the sequel which will be considerably less narcissistic. Will you read it?"
"Only if every other girl on campus hasn't. - Author: Tarryn Fisher
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#66. Wait a second Why should you care what they think of you? When you're all alone, by yourself, do you like you? Do you like you? You don't have to try so hard, you don't have to give it all away, you just have to get up You don't have to change a single thing. - Author: Colbie Caillat
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#67. Nothing's going to stop you or deter you or cause you to give up. Pursuit, because nobody actually expects it to happen. They want you to be continuous in your efforts. And perfection because there's just nothing better. - Author: Frank Luntz
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#68. Let it be whatever it will be. Give up trying to manipulate. This is Freedom. - Author: Mooji
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#69. And as fall turned to winter, the Darlington peach trees started dropping their leaves again, gently, like they were letting them go. It wasnt the same as giving them up. It wasnt the same as losing them. - Author: Jodi Lynn Anderson
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#70. 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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#71. My message is to never quit, never give up. When you have a little trouble here and there, just keep fighting. In the end, it will pay off. - Author: Gabby Douglas
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#72. A self-help guru would call this attitude "bending in the wind," but I just call it "giving up. - Author: Gary Reilly
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#73. Hope is holding on, praying expectantly. It's never giving up. It's never quitting. - Author: Syed Ather
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#74. Unfortunately, the simplest things - such as thinking for myself, creating my own reality and being whatever the hell I want to be each day of my life - are a sin. To be a good Christian basically means to give up the reigns of your life and let some unseen force do it for you. - Author: Brandon Boyd
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#75. There are moments when I feel like giving up or giving in, but I soon rally again and do my duty as I see it: to keep the spark of life inside me ablaze. - Author: Etty Hillesum
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#76. Christmas is about giving. Be outrageously generous. Have fun, enjoy the process ... then keep it up all year. - Author: Dave Ramsey
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#77. This generation has a responsibility to reshape the world. Start the task even if it will not be fulfilled in your lifetime. Even if it seems hopeless now, never give up. Offer a positive vision, with enthusiasm and joy, and an optimistic outlook. - Author: Dalai Lama
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#78. If you believe in something, then you shouldn't give up on it. - Author: Harry Styles
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#79. Sometimes it seemed that she and rudy were two people attempting to tango, sweating and trying, long after the orchestra had grown tired, long after everyone else had gone home. - Author: Lorrie Moore
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#80. I'm constantly being courted by labels and their backing. Obviously the market is there when you talk about the economics and the numbers, but it's hard to give up the freedom of being able to do whatever you want. - Author: Brian McKnight
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#81. Our ancestors took this land. They took it and made it and held it. We do not give up what our ancestors gave us. They came across the sea and they fought here, and they built here and they're buried here. This is our land, mixed with our blood, strengthened with our bone. Ours! - Author: Bernard Cornwell
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#82. Jesus was always on the front-lines washing dirty feet. Humility soon is shelved in ministry and we start thinking to much of ourselves. It is hard to effectively minister in Christ name when we look down on someone, but if we are washing their feet we look up to them giving them value and worth. - Author: Jonah Books
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#83. I always feel it's necessary to look at my images from two distances. Here is my criterion: If I can look at it from a distance and then come up close but find nothing more to see, it's printed too large. It's not giving me any new information when I come up to it. - Author: Bruce Barnbaum
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#84. Perseverance is demonstrated by those who keep going when the going gets tough, who don't give up even when others say, It can't be done. - Author: James E. Faust
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#85. Once you've gotten used to performing, you can't give it up. - Author: Minnie Pearl
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#86. I'm beating all the weakness out of myself, beating all the give-up out of myself, I'm beating the lack of cardio, I'm beating the lack of confidence - any sign of weakness that's in my heart, I'm getting rid of it - Author: Jon Jones
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#87. Giving up is always easy. It's the peace that follows that sucks. - Author: Rachel Caine
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#88. Take a random group of 8-year-old American and Japanese kids, give them all a really, really hard math problem, and start a stopwatch. The American kids will give up after 30, 40 seconds. If you let the test run for 15 minutes, the Japanese kids will not have given up. You have to take it away. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#89. I just want to say that dreams do come true. Don't ever give up on your dreams. Sometimes it just takes a little bit longer for some of us. - Author: Robin Thicke
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#90. The truth is, I'd give it all up to be a rock star. - Author: Don Ohlmeyer
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#91. The issue is: how do you engage the audience? And one of the things I talk to our communicators about is: The outline is great; the stories are great. But how do you engage them? How do you make it feel like we are on a journey, not you are just up there giving me information. - Author: Andy Stanley
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#92. And, finally, I know, too. That throwing away this mess doesn't mean I'm giving something up. Or losing something I can't get back. It's just that there are too many pieces and too much dust. I'm just ready for something whole.
- Pete Cassidy - Author: Cynthia Rylant
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#93. Faced with the nonsense question 'What is the meaning of a word?' and perhaps dimly recognizing it to be nonsense, we are nevertheless not inclined to give it up. - Author: J.L. Austin
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#94. It's better to show up than to give up. - Author: Bernie Sanders
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#95. Number theorists are like lotus-eaters
having once tasted of this food they can never give it up. - Author: Leopold Kronecker
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#96. On the night He was betrayed Jesus broke bread and lifted it up and gave THANKS. If Jesus can give thanks in that, can we not give thanks in all? - Author: Ann Voskamp
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#97. If work is part of your identity, think very carefully before you give it up. Giving it up won't make you a better mother; it will make you less of the person you are; and that will make you less of a mother. - Author: Jean Marzollo
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#98. Police in Texas arrested a man who was using the alias 'Barack Obama' while trying to steal money from 35 ATMs. They could tell something was up when a guy named Barack Obama was trying to take money from banks instead of giving it to them. - Author: Jimmy Fallon
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#99. Remembering what you want about the past, even if it's not entirely true, keeps you from giving up on the present. - Author: Susan Meissner
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#100. Human entirety can only be what it is when giving up the addiction to others' ends. - Author: Georges Bataille
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