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"What abandoned course is that?" - Sam Snead

"I've never abandoned the novel." - V S Naipaul

"Recently abandoned women can be complicated." - Elizabeth Kostova

"Fantasy abandoned by reason produces impossible monsters" - Francisco Goya

"A book is never finished; it's abandoned." - Gene Fowler

"Love can be put off, never abandoned." - Propertius

"A movie is never finished, only abandoned." - George Lucas

"Dissertations are not finished; they are abandoned." - Fred Brooks

"Art is never finished, only abandoned." - Paul Valery

"A poem is never finished, only abandoned." - Paul Valery

"Art is never finished, only abandoned." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Love can be put off, never abandoned." - Sextus Propertius

"Poems are never finished - just abandoned" - Paul Valery

"Books are never finished, They are merely abandoned." - Oscar Wilde

"Anything that contradicts experience and logic should be abandoned." - Dalai Lama

"One response to feeling abandoned is to abandon yourself." - Theodore Millon

"The last thing abandoned by a party is its phraseology." - Alexis De Tocqueville

"When the great Tao is abandoned, benevolence and righteousness arise." - Laozi

"The wind sounded of Mother Earth's forsaken and abandoned cries." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Poverty is abandonment. We have abandoned the poor." - Tony Meloto

"When she needed help most, she was abandoned." - Matthew Quick

"No book or poem is ever finished, merely abandoned." - Dan Simmons

"Such groups abandoned merely formal freedom to support substantive causes." - Allan Bloom

"All four of them have completely abandoned one another." - Daniel Handler

"I never lived in an abandoned railroad station." - Peter Dinklage

"The abandoned infant's cry is rage, not fear." - Robert Anton Wilson

"I used to think that what scared me was the idea of being abandoned until someone said to me, 'Only children can be abandoned. Adults can't be abandoned because we have a choice. Children don't have a choice.'" - Demi Moore

"Matterhorn is my metaphor of the Vietnam War - we built it, we abandoned it, we assaulted it, we lost, and then we abandoned it again." - Karl Marlantes

"We had some guys that abandoned their technique and abandoned some of the things that we just worked a month on," - Barry Alvarez

"'Matterhorn' is my metaphor of the Vietnam War - we built it, we abandoned it, we assaulted it, we lost, and then we abandoned it again." - Karl Marlantes

"A goal casually set and lightly taken is freely abandoned at the first obstacle." - Zig Ziglar

"Ground which can be abandoned but is hard to re-occupy is called entangling." - Sun Tzu

"Men are perfectly willing to abandon a woman but they refuse to be abandoned by her." - Honore De Balzac

"I actually start drawing things. Usually they're abandoned before I commit too much time and effort." - Daniel Clowes

"Now in November nearer comes the sun down the abandoned heaven." - D H Lawrence

"We stood and watched as God abandoned us, and then we did the best we could." - Alice Hoffman

"We shall never be abandoned by Heaven while we act worthy of its aid and protection" - Samuel Adams

"The world is full of abandoned meanings. In the commonplace I find unexpected themes and intensities." - Don Delillo

"To be abandoned like that! Shut out when you most need to be loved." - John Green

"The beginning, middle, and end are parodied, reversed, and hidden by modernism, but not abandoned." - Mason Cooley

"There is no greater punishment than that of being abandoned to one's self." - Pasquier Quesnel

"When absolutes are abandoned for principles, the U.S. Constitution becomes a blank slate for anyone's graffiti." - Wayne LaPierre

"If we are abandoned to Jesus we have no ends of our own to serve." - Oswald Chambers

"Movies aren't finished, they're abandoned. And you have to make your peace with that." - David Fincher

"It's hard to feel attracted to someone who has abandoned her sense of autonomy." - Esther Perel

"There are ways of being abandoned even when your parents are right there." - Louise Erdrich

"It was always himself that the coward abandoned first. After this all other betrayals came easily." - Cormac Mccarthy

"A work of art is never finished. It is merely abandoned." - E M Forster

"No work of art is ever completed, it is only abandoned." - Paul Valery

"A family ship will never sink until it is abandoned by its crew." - Wes Fesler

"No one has ever abandoned a belief because he was forced to do so." - Hillary Clinton

"Nothing once begun should be abandoned, unless it is proved to be morally wrong." - Mahatma Gandhi

"At last I perceive that in revolutions the supreme power rests with the most abandoned." - Georges Danton

"The chief purpose of government is to protect life. Abandon that and you have abandoned all." - Thomas Jefferson

"To feel abandoned is to deny the intimacy of your surroundings." - David Whyte

"When we are abandoned to God, He works through us all the time." - Oswald Chambers

"It's hard to feel attracted to someone who has abandoned her sense of autonomy." - Esther Perel

"When absolutes are abandoned for principles, the U.S. Constitution becomes a blank slate for anyone's graffiti." - Wayne LaPierre

"I was actually abandoned by wolves and then raised by Republicans." - Stephanie Miller

"The moment you let your courage leave you, you turn to an abandoned old house!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"I had abandoned my plans for priesthood and replaced them with dreams of being a musician." - Jonathan Cain

"Under neoliberalism, culture appears to have largely abandoned its role as a site of critique." - Henry Giroux

"[A-listers] ended up abandoning Hillary [Clinton] more than they abandoned [Donald] Trump." - Rush Limbaugh

"I like to say that films are never finished, they're only abandoned." - George Lucas

"Khrushchev's perestroika ended without any bloodshed. Khrushchev's companions abandoned their leader in time and turned Brezhnevists." - Aleksandr Zinovyev

"We abandoned the appearance of power to preserve the essence of it." - Isaac Asimov

"If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can." - Martha Beck

"Humanity is lost because people have abandoned using their conscience as their compass." - Suzy Kassem

"Worship is the act of the abandoned heart adoring its God" - John Eldredge

"Abandoned by philosophy, politics, and sociology, historical determinism continues to hold out in formalist art criticism." - Harold Rosenberg

"I have abandoned my search for truth and am now looking for a good fantasy" - Ashleigh Brilliant

"At last I perceive that in revolutions the supreme power rests with the most abandoned." - Georges Jacques Danton

"No one's ever achieved financial fitness with a January resolution that's abandoned by February." - Suze Orman

"Lying in bed, I abandoned the facts again and was back in Ambrosia." - Keith Waterhouse

"Power-lust is a weed that grows only in the vacant lots of an abandoned mind." - Ayn Rand

"A humankind abandoned in its earlier formative stage becomes its own greatest threat to survival." - Maria Montessori

"The Democratic Party has pretty much abandoned all the things that they cherish." - Dick Armey

"The United States particularly abandoned Liberia after the end of the Cold War." - Russell Banks

"I was a guy who abandoned a TV show. I didn't care about people." - David Caruso

"Reality seems valueless by comparison with the dreams of fevered imaginations; reality is therefore abandoned." - Emile Durkheim

"Movies are not finished. They are abandoned. A movie is never finished." - Louis Leterrier

"The road to positivity is strewn with the abandoned vehicles of the faint-hearted." - Peter Mcwilliams

"Ever since I was two, I've loved octopuses, monsters, abandoned buildings." - China Mieville

"My whole life I've had the fear that I was going to be abandoned." - Halle Berry

"WIth both trepidation and relief, I abandoned pragmatism in favor of magnetism." - Tama J. Kieves

"Once let good faith be abandoned, and all social existence would perish." - Livy

"Monet's work would have been even greater if he had not abandoned figure-painting." - Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

"A great nation cannot abandon its responsibilities. Responsibilities abandoned today return as more acute crises tomorrow." - Gerald R Ford

"The environment will continue to deteriorate until pollution practices are abandoned." - B F Skinner

"My mother and I took over abandoned buildings to sleep in." - Mark Webber

"It was during my time at secondary school that I abandoned religion." - Paul Nurse

"I'd get invited to parties, and instead it would be these abandoned houses." - Julianne Hough

"God has not abandoned us any more than he abandoned Job. He never abandons anyone on whom he has set his love; nor does Christ, the good shepherd, ever lose track of his sheep." - J I Packer

"I know this simple fact to be true, for I myself have abandoned people who did not want me to go, and I myself have been abandoned by those whom I begged to stay." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"There's something melancholy about professors because they're chronically abandoned. They form these lovely relationships with students and then the students leave and the professors stay the same. It's like they're chronically abandoned." - Josh Radnor

"To those supporters who were told that I abandoned them, that is untrue. I abandoned greed, corruption, and compromise, never you, and never the artistic gifts and abilities that sustained me." - Lauryn Hill

"We cannot bear to regard ourselves simply as playthings of blind chance, we cannot admit to feeling ourselves abandoned." - Ugo Betti

"The reason that men are so slow to confess their vices is because they have not yet abandoned them." - Henry Ward Beecher

"The grief of childhood is terrible while it lasts, it is so abandoned and so all-possessing." - Gertrude Atherton

"The Good and Great must ever shun That reckless and abandoned one Who stoops to perpetrate a pun." - Lewis Carroll

"Dignity was the first quality to be abandoned when the heart took over the running of human affairs." - William Boyd

"I don't have a dog, because I travel too much. I don't want to just leave it abandoned." - Tim Burton

"If experiments on animals were abandoned on grounds of compassion, mankind would have made a fundamental advance." - Richard Wagner

"Somewhere in the rain, there will always be an abandoned dog that prevents you from being happy." - Aldous Huxley

"My muse is an ungrateful harlot who's abandoned me to actually come up with my own plots." - Richelle Mead

"If I die, I die friendless and abandoned. What choice did that leave him, but to live?" - George R R Martin

"The Guardians wouldn't abandon the last Dragomir. And I wouldn't have abandoned Lissa even if there were a million Dragomirs." - Richelle Mead

"It is when God appears to have abandoned us that we must abandon ourselves most wholly to God." - Francois Fenelon

"America has abandoned the strong woman of spirituality and is shacking up with the harlot of materialism." - Joseph Losey

"When she needed help most, she was abandoned-and only when she offered help to others was she beloved." - Matthew Quick

"I live and reign since I have abandoned those pleasures which you by your praises extol to the skies." - Horace

"My muse is an ungrateful harlot who's abandoned me to actually come up with my own plots." - Richelle Mead

"If someone hurt you, abandoned you, betrayed you..it says nothing about your meaningfulness but everything about their character." - Krystal

"Many of us prefer to live in places abandoned by humans. Less work for us. Detroit is very popular." - G. Willow Wilson

"After one has abandoned a belief in God, poetry is that essence which takes its place as life's redemption." - Wallace Stevens

"I believe you can't be an actor if you haven't had the feeling of being abandoned as a child." - Isabelle Adjani

"Finally, mutually, and completely, they released all doubts, abandoned all fears, unwilling and unable to deny this overpowering love." - R Lee Ermey

"Most meetings are too long, too dull, too unproductive - and too much a part of corporate life to be abandoned." - Lois Wyse

"When Mother died I was both freed and abandoned, as are we all at this profound juncture in our lives." - Rita Mae Brown

"No matter what storm you face, you need to know God loves you. He has not abandoned you." - Franklin Graham

"God has abandoned you. Fear does not serve you. Your heart has betrayed you. Only the music can guide you." - Noah Levine

"The news is staged, anticipated, reported, analyzed until all interest is wrung from it and abandoned for some new novelty." - Thomas B. Griffith

"A scene is never completed, but simply abandoned when the search for perfection is no longer producing positive results." - William P. Perry

"We cannot bear to regard ourselves simply as playthings of blind chance; we cannot admit to feeling ourselves abandoned." - Ugo Betti

"In my own writing, I've mostly abandoned end-rhyme, but wordplay is still a huge part of my process." - Matthea Harvey

"America has abandoned the strong woman of spirituality and is shacking up with the harlot of materialism." - Joseph Losery

"I practice a faith that's been long abandoned Ain't no altars on this long and lonesome road" - Bob Dylan

"One always abandons something in retreat. Look at Napoleon at the Beresina! He abandoned his whole army." - George Orwell

"When a woman starts to disentangle herself from patriarchy, ultimately she is abandoned to her own self." - Sue Monk Kidd

"This is wonderful, wonderful! Be the bird. You are the bird. Sacrifice yourself to abandoned family values...." - Laurie Halse Anderson

"They say that abandonment is a wound that never heals. I say only that an abandoned child never forgets." - Mario Balotelli

"While I've worked on many topics and written many books, I have not abandoned my interest in multiple intelligences." - Howard Gardner

"The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me." - Oprah Winfrey

"When you are abandoned by two parents as a baby - wow, that is something to live with." - Marion Cotillard

"Then I abandoned comics for fine art because I had some romantic vision of being like Vincent Van Gogh Jr." - Bill Griffith

"The news is staged, anticipated, reported, analyzed until all interest is wrung from it and abandoned for some new novelty." - Thomas Griffith

"I like melancholy. I like to pretend that I'm alone in the world and I'm just sort of abandoned." - Jamaica Kincaid

"I don't paint anymore. I haven't since I abandoned it at 19, in order to begin writing seriously." - Jonathan Lethem

"Nobody in Europe will be abandoned. Nobody in Europe will be excluded. Europe only succeeds if we work together." - Angela Merkel

"The first eight years of my life, we lived in an abandoned diner - we were basically squatters." - Cristela Alonzo

"Painting is consequently an almost blind, desperate effort, like that of a person abandoned, helpless, in totally incomprehensible surroundings." - Gerhard Richter

"Realism' has been abandoned in the search for reality: the 'principal objective' of abstract art is precisely this reality." - Ben Nicholson

"At the moment of childbirth, every woman has the same aura of isolation, as though she were abandoned, alone." - Boris Pasternak

"Many times, though, when people feel as if The Uni-verse has abandoned them, the truth is that they have abandoned their dreams, and as a result they have abandoned The Uni-verse. What we think is being done TO US, we are actually doing TO ourselves. It's a totally crazy reversal that is true most of the time." - Mastin Kipp

"Religions are so subtle, so complicated, so intelligent in many ways that they're not fit to be abandoned to the religious alone; they're for all of us." - Alain De Botton

"I am now a man of despair, rejected, abandoned, shut up in this iron cage from which there is no escape." - John Bunyan

"If you do not answer the noise and urgency of your gifts, they will turn on you. Or drag you down with their immense sadness at being abandoned." - Joy Harjo

"Whenever the Psalter is abandoned, an incomparable treasure is lost to the Christian church. With its recovery will come unexpected power." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Try everything that can be done. Be deliberate. Be spontaneous. Be thoughtful and painstaking. Be abandoned and impulsive. Learn your own possibilities." - George Bellows

"There is nothing holy nor sacred to those who have abandoned God and reason in order to follow their perverse desires." - Francois Rabelais



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