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"They say that instead of cursing the darkness, one should light a candle. Nothing is mentioned, though, about cursing a lack of candles." - George Carlin

"It amazes me that there's been a fuss over me cursing when there's rappers talking about killing people." - Eamon

"We make progress in society only if we stop cursing and complaining about its shortcomings and have the courage to do something about them." - Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

"Instead of complaining about the current state of affairs, we need to offer better alternatives. [...] we need to stop cursing the darkness and start lighting some candles!" - Mark Batterson

"Shit is the tofu of cursing." - David Sedaris

"I grew up cursing a lot." - Adam Sandler

"The dream of coming back is becoming a reality. A lot of the uncertainty about the future has been cleared up. A lot of people are no longer cursing the darkness and have started lighting candles and doing positive things." - Paul Tagliabue

"Good mescaline comes on slow. The first hour is all waiting, then about halfway through the second hour you start cursing the creep who burned you, because nothing is happening...and then ZANG!" - Hunter S Thompson

"Some day there will have to be some new rules established about name-calling. I don't mean the routine cursing that goes on between husband and wife, but the naming of defenseless, unsuspecting babies." - Groucho Marx

"I don't like cursing in movies. I feel like cursing has become the new hackiness. You try to find substitutions for cursing." - Zach Galifianakis

"I was raised to think cursing makes you look unintelligent." - Chloe Moretz

"Hope lights a candle instead of cursing the darkness." - James Keller

"Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle." - Benjamin Franklin

"I think cursing is a bunch of malarkey." - Brian Wilson

"I was raised to think cursing makes you look unintelligent." - Chloe Grace Moretz

"Loss aversion is a really disproportionate anxiety about stuff that doesn't matter very much. So for instance, if you lose $5, you feel really bad about the $5 you've lost. You're cursing yourself. You're going through it again and again. If, on the other hand, you find $5, you go - hey, great, five bucks. And you've forgotten about it really quickly." - Tim Harford

"I want to make a bet with you." Her interest perked up. "You do? About what?" Already knowing it wouldn't go over well, Spencer braced himself. "I bet you can't go a month without cursing." Her chin tucked in, and her brows came down. "What does that have to do with anything?" He had no idea, except that it annoying him to hear her be so coarse. "Go a month without cursing." He hated himself, but he said, "Every time you slip, you owe me a kiss." - Lori Foster

"I want to make a bet with you." Her interest perked up. "You do? About what?" Already knowing it would' go over well, Spencer braced himself. "I bet you ca' go a month without cursing." Her chin tucked in, and her brows came down. "What does that have to do with anything?" He had no idea, except that it annoying him to hear her be so coarse. "Go a month without cursing." He hated himself, but he said, "Every time you slip, you owe me a kiss." - Lori Foster

"Why, what an ass am I! This is most brave, That I, the son of a dear father murdered, Prompted to my revenge by heaven and hell, Must like a whore unpack my heart with words And fall a-cursing like a very drab, A stallion! Fie upon't, foh! About, my brains." - William Shakespeare

"Hope works in these ways: it looks for the good in people instead of harping on the worst; it discovers what can be done instead of grumbling about what cannot; it regards problems, large or small, as opportunities; it pushes ahead when it would be easy to quit; it lights the candle instead of cursing the darkness." - Tony Robbins

"Go and see whether the Doctor is about," said Jack, "and if he is, ask him to look in, when he has a moment." Which he is in the fish-market, turning over some old-fashioned lobsters. No. I tell a lie. That is him, falling down the companion-way and cursing in foreign." - Patrick O'Brian

"Go and see whether the Doctor is about,' said Jack, 'and if he is, ask him to look in, when he has a moment.' Which he is in the fish-market, turning over some old-fashioned lobsters. No. I tell a lie. That is him, falling down the companion-way and cursing in foreign." - Patrick O'Brian

"The west is very concerned and actually afraid because the media is not informing them. There are too many moderate Muslims who are trying to whitewash the fears and concerns of the West. It's time for us to face reality - nobody is against Muslims. When I'm speaking about this situation, it's about Islamic doctrine. Islamic doctrine promotes violence and hatred against non Muslims. 60% of the Koran is dedicated to cursing and spreading hatred and violence against non-Muslims who are called 'Kaffir'." - Reza Aslan

"You never hear of a mother cursing the child; she is forgiving, always forgiving." - Swami Vivekananda

"Our hymn-books resound with a melodious cursing of God and enduring Him forever." - Henry David Thoreau

"I am single because I am allergic for cursing words and bad table manners" - Hiroko Sakai

"Taking up marriage is a good excuse for taking up cursing, I think." - Nancy E. Turner

"I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: Therefore choose life." - Bible

"I grew up cursing a lot. It felt natural. My parents told me to stop." - Adam Sandler

"My definition of cursing is probably different from what other people's definitions are." - Jimmy Kimmel

"I curse too much. I really do. I have a horrible cursing mouth." - Patricia Richardson

"I make a habit of setting aside some time each evening to take out my knitting and work quietly on it, happily relaxing. I believe that it prepares me for sleep and washes away the cares of my day.I will consider that intarsia, or Fair Isle with three or more colors in a row, prepares nobody for sleep and cursing loudly while flinging knitting around the living room is about as far away from soothing as you can get." - Stephanie Pearl-McPhee

"Writers used to make such wonderful pictures without all that swearing, all that cursing. And now it seems that you can't say three words without cursing. And I don't think that's right." - Ernest Borgnine

"Surfing is like that. You are either vigorously cursing or else you are idiotically pleased with yourself." - Agatha Christie

"No people ever lived by cursing their fathers, however great a curse their fathers might have been to them." - Henry David Thoreau

"When it comes down to pure ornamental cursing, the native American is gifted above the sons of men." - Mark Twain

"When Donald Trump is in trouble, he starts yelling, he starts screaming. He starts insulting. He starts cursing." - Ted Cruz

"Sometimes [people] seem to think I came out of the womb, you know, cursing, with an electric guitar." - Patti Smith

"Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle for where we're going. There's something ahead worth fighting for." - Neil Young

"Some men storm imaginary Alps all their lives, and die in the foothills cursing difficulties which do not exist." - E W Howe

"Cursing dads are terrifying, you know? Cursing dads are - I don't know why, but no. It just doesn't seem to me that that would be funny. I mean it might be - you could try it and see. I suppose anybody just losing it and sputtering curses is pretty funny. But I think it would be more of a challenge, much more of a challenge, to make a cursing dad funny." - Ian Frazier

"Stealing swords," Royce muttered mostly to himself. "Okay, let's take a look at this tower. The sooner I see it, the sooner I can start cursing." - Michael J. Sullivan

"Behind her, Jace moved out into the water with a contained grace that barely rippled the surface. Simon behind him, was splashing and cursing." - Cassandra Clare

"Stealing swords," Royce muttered mostly to himself. "Okay, let's take a look at this tower. The sooner I see it, the sooner I can start cursing." - Michael J. Sullivan

"Although I do have a sailor's mouth, it's not attractive for me to hear men cursing. That kinda talk is not charming." - Leah Remini

"You beefed cause you heard that I was cursing in my raps, 86, still you wanna run and get the straps." - Ll Cool J

"Try to make others happy, and don't despair over all the evil in the world. Instead of cursing the dark, let us each light one small lamp." - Mata Amritanandamayi

"Blacks concede that hurrawing, jibing, jiving, signifying, disrespecting, cursing, even outright insults might be acceptable under particular conditions, but aspersions cast against one's family call for immediate attack." - Maya Angelou

"I have so much respect for people that are my elders. You aren't going to hear me cursing around people that are 60 and 70 years old." - Ray Lewis

"The spirit of wrath - not the words - is the sin; and the spirit of wrath is cursing. We begin to swear before we can talk." - Mark Twain

"If you're working at the factory and you're cursing every day that you get up, at all costs get out of it. You'll just make yourself ill." - Jimmy Page

"One unquestioned text we read, All doubt beyond, all fear above; Nor crackling pile nor cursing creed Can burn or blot it-God is love." - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"People always write on my Facebook that they've seen somebody they thought was me on the subway, and I was cursing badly." - Gary Shteyngart

"You're always cursing, you're always praying and you're always making love. It ain't do-re-mi-fa-so-la-ti-do." - Carlos Santana

"All parents should be aware that when they mock or curse gay people, they may be mocking or cursing their own child." - Anna Quindlen

"The foolish and wicked practice of profane cursing and swearing is a vice so mean and low that every person of sense and character detests and despises it." - George Washington

"I thought I'd miss cursing, but I actually don't. I still feel like I can get my point across without real harsh language." - Kevin Dillon

"I really love cursing a lot. But as I get older, I realize it's a little unseemly for women of a certain age." - Tina Fey

"One of the trials of life is that we do not usually receive immediately the full blessing for righteousness or the full cursing for wickedness." - Ezra Taft Benson

"I love British cursing - the cadence of it, the joy in the sound of the words, and the vulgarity of it." - Christopher Moore

"I don't want children cursing. I'm very strict on my nieces and my little brother. They have to listen to clean versions of music. Even my music." - Nicki Minaj

"I believe that bad taste is vulgar. It's like cursing. I think the world can be saved through design, because what is the most distasteful thing someone can do? Kill someone. So, good taste is the opposite of that." - Kanye West

"The art of cursing people seems to have lost its tang since the old days when a good malediction took four deep breaths to deliverand sent the outfielders scurrying toward the fence to field." - Robert Benchley

"Professor Lyall, cursing his Alpha for departing so precipitously, balled up the piece of paper and, after minor consideration for the delicacy of the information it contained, ate it." - Gail Carriger

"People would say you look weak if you're not cursing the opposition and driving around in a big black car while always wearing a tie. Above all, to be 'strong' you're always supposed to be giving orders." - Georgios A. Papandreou

"Did you feel guilty cursing God-you, of all people?' No,' he said. 'Because even in doing so, I was recognizing there was a greater power than me.' He paused. And that is how I began to heal." - Mitch Albom

"We've got to stop crying and start sweating, stop talking and start walking, stop cursing and start praying. The strength we need will not come from the White House, but from every house in America." - Jimmy Carter

"I don't want to go with the smooth skin and the calm brow. I hope I end up a blithering idiot cursing the sun - hallucinating, screaming, giving obscene and inane lectures on street corners and public parks." - Henry Rollins

"Cursing herself, she said, "I'm going to man up here. I'm going to so be twenty-one. You're not going to believe how tight in the head I'm going to be. Really. For real." - J.R. Ward

"The story of the cursing of the fig tree is important for us today, for as the Jews of Jesus' time were accountable for failing to bring forth fruit, so too are we accountable for the fruits we bring forth." - Eric D. Huntsman

"I like being a rapper and cursing and getting paid. But at some point I feel like I'm going to be an old angry ass man, who is going to run the school board or city council." - El-P

"I am actually pro-cursing. I think it's good. I think we should teach kids to curse, so they don't use drugs. It doesn't rot your brain. It doesn't get you pregnant. It doesn't kill you, like tobacco." - Paul Begala

"Let me go to hell, that's all I ask, and go on cursing them there, and them look down and hear me, that might take some of the shine off their bliss." - Samuel Beckett

"I suppose anybody just losing it and sputtering curses is pretty funny. But I think it would be more of a challenge, much more of a challenge, to make a cursing dad funny." - Ian Frazier

"People would say you look weak if you're not cursing the opposition and driving around in a big black car while always wearing a tie. Above all, to be 'strong' you're always supposed to be giving orders." - George Papandreou

"I have healthy disagreements with political parties I'm not aligned with, but I don't think it should be to the point where we're cursing and trying to strangle each other." - Henry Rollins

"Cursing is invoking the assistance of a spirit to help you inflict suffering. Swearing on the other hand, is invoking, only the witness of a spirit to an statement you wish to make." - John Ruskin

"Lauryn Hill might have cursed a couple of times in her music, and Missy Elliot definitely just doesn't care. I'm really more inspired by their creativity more so than just the cursing. I'm really impressed by clean music." - Lil Mama

"Purity is essential for just your own peace of mind; otherwise, you'll go through this world like a mad person, howling and screaming and cursing, never satisfied, never happy." - Frederick Lenz

"I curse in everyday life, but usually when I stub my toe. The topics I'm discussing, it's not necessary to curse. I found [cursing] is a sign that a joke is not finished or well-written." - Jim Gaffigan

"Often in this our life do we begin by cursing men and end by loving them. A sense of the common fallibility of all flesh makes us kin. No man is lovable who is invincible." - Neville Cardus

"But first, on earth as vampire sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent, Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race. There from thy daughter, sister, wife, At midnight drain the stream of life, Yet loathe the banquet which perforce Must feed thy livid living corse. Thy victims ere they yet expire Shall know the demon for their sire, As cursing thee, thou cursing them, Thy flowers are withered on the stem." - Lord Byron

"Whatever we think about and thank about we bring about" - John Frederick Demartini

"The human qualities of the raw materials show through. Naivety, error, contradiction, even (as in the cursing Psalms) wickedness are not removed. The total result is not "the Word of God" in the sense that every passage in itself, gives impeccable science or history. It carries the Word of God." - C S Lewis

"You say, 'The country is messed up.' That's like cursing the soil and the seed and the sunshine and the rain, which is all you've got. Don't curse all you've got. When you get your own planet, you can rearrange this whole deal. This one you've got to take like it comes." - Jim Rohn

"Our manners have been corrupted by communication with the saints. Our hymn-books resound with a melodious cursing of God and enduring Him forever. One would say that even the prophets and redeemers had rather consoled the fears than confirmed the hopes of man. There is nowhere recorded a simple and irrepressible satisfaction with the gift of life, any memorable praise of God." - Henry David Thoreau

"I kept this to remind me of you trying to brush away the Villa Rossa from your teeth in the morning, swearing and eating aspirin and cursing harlots. Every time I see that glass I think of you trying to clean your conscience with a toothbrush." - Ernest Hemingway

"Take care with your words, Jacquetta, especially in cursing. Only say the things you mean, make sure you lay your curse on the right man. For be very sure that when you put such words out in the world they can overshoot-like an arrow, a curse can go beyond your target and harm another. A wise woman curses very sparingly." - Philippa Gregory

"I cannot be a materialist - but Oh, how is it possible that a God who speaks to all hearts can let Belgravia go laughing to a vicious luxury, and Whitechapel cursing to a filthy debauchery - such suffering, such dreadful suffering - and shall the short years of Christ's mission atone for it all?" - David Herbert Lawrence

"After all, it's all kinds of things that make up a life, right? The big, like falling in love and spending time with your family, and the little....like blow drying your hair, applying concealer, and cursing those magazine inserts. It all counts. It has to." - Sarah Dessen

"Sven must have neglected to pay tribute to one of those strict Nordic gods. But instead of cursing Eriksson himself, Thor has done a still crueller thing and cursed the England strikers. I can only assume that Eriksson was never informed of this curse, otherwise he might have more than a 17-year-old up his sleeve." - Simon Barnes

"It is wrong for a secular government to promote prayer. We think the National Day of Prayer is unconstitutional. What if the president declared a National Day of Cursing God because He failed us on September 11? Americans would say, "You've overstepped your authority." That's how we feel when he promotes prayer." - Dan Barker

"I cannot be a materialist - but Oh, how is it possible that a God who speaks to all hearts can let Belgravia go laughing to a vicious luxury, and Whitechapel cursing to a filthy debauchery - such suffering, such dreadful suffering - and shall the short years of Christ's mission atone for it all?" - D H Lawrence

"Cursing themselves in ragged dreamsfire has singed the edges of,they know a slow dying the fields have come to terms with.Shimmering fans work against the heat& smell of gunpowder, making moneyfloat from hand to hand. The next momenta rocket pushes a white fistthrough night sky, & they scatter like birds& fall into the shape their liveshave become." - Yusef Komunyakaa

"Condemning all women in order to help some misguided men get over their foolish behaviour is tantamount to denouncing fire, which is a vital and beneficial element, just because some people are burnt by it, or to cursing water just because some people are drowned in it." - Christine de Pizan

"...trying to predict whether global warming will moderate the next ice age is not only impossible but irrelevant. It doesn't help us get through the next few centuries. And one can only imagine our future, shivering, ice age descendants cursing us for leaving them no fossil fuel to create a global warming "greenhouse" effect when one is really needed." - John Harte

"O, because I have had only that kind of benevolence which consists in lying on a sofa, and cursing the church and clergy for not being martyrs and confessors. One can see, you know, very easily, how others ought to be martyrs." - Harriet Beecher Stowe

"If I see someone not laughing, the first thing I'm thinking is, "OK, am I cursing too much? Am I doing a joke he doesn't understand? Is he resting?" Then he starts becoming my focal point. Once I see him laugh, I'm like, [snap] "All right, now I'm funny."" - Leslie Jones

"I think old school TV shows helped in raising your kids and helped in the way things should be done. Now you just see kids disrespecting their parents, you see kids cursing and all kind of things that shouldn't be done." - Ginuwine

"Leaders select noble objectives and pursue them with such intensity that others join them. ... The greatest of all leaders from this perspective was Jesus Christ. ....May your choices be so powerful and magnetic that you'll draw people toward life (Duet. 30:19, ...therefore choose life.-) rather than death, blessing rather than cursing." - John Ashcroft

"With the dried blood stiff on my temples I climbed the hill, cursing the satanic way of men, yet knowing myself vile, for they had not known what they were doing, but I betrayed an innocent; and the tears- weak, whiskey tears- would not wash from my brow the blood of a little brother." - Henry Williamson

"His mother and father, who went to church on Sundays, they did it too, and sometimes John heard them in the bedroom behind him, over the sound of rats' feet, and rat screams, and the music and cursing from the harlot's house downstairs." - James Baldwin

"It is better to curse the darkness than to light a candle, because, first of all, how much light is one candle going to shed anyway? And secondly, what is there to see that is so important? Whereas cursing is always satisfying. The next time I find myself in the dark, I will curse heartily." - John S. Hall

"Cursing themselves in ragged dreamsfire has singed the edges of,they know a slow dying the fields have come to terms with.Shimmering fans work against the heat& smell of gunpowder, making moneyfloat from hand to hand. The next momenta rocket pushes a white fistthrough night sky, & they scatter like birds& fall into the shape their liveshave become." - Yusef Komunyakaa

"I came in haste with cursing breath, And heart of hardest steel; But when I saw thee cold in death, I felt as man should feel. For when I look upon that face, That cold, unheeding, frigid brown, Where neither rage nor fear has place, By Heaven! I cannot hate thee now!" - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"As long as there are people in education making excuses for failure, cursing future generations with a culture of low expectations, denying children access to the best that has been thought and written, because Nemo and the Mister Men are more relevant, the battle needs to be joined." - Michael Gove

"Don't worry about losing. Think about winning." - Mike Krzyzewski

"It's not about you. It's about them." - Clint Eastwood

"It's not about 'if,' it's about 'when." - Ato Boldon

"Everything about me remembers everything about you" - Kami Garcia

"Enough about you let's hear about me." - Cynthia Heimel

"Think about laughing and laugh about thinking." - Steve Higgins

"Marriage isn't about winning. It's about lasting." - Mark Gorman

"Make it about them, not about you." - Simon Sinek

"Music isn't about music, it's about life." - Herbie Hancock

"Fundamentalism isn't about religion, it's about power." - Salman Rushdie

"Life isn't about milestones, it's about moment" - Rose Kennedy

"It's not about 'if,' it's about 'when.'" - Ato Boldon

"It's not about 'if', it's about 'when.'" - Ato Boldon

"Who cares about everyone? What about me?" - Veronica Roth

"Multiculturalism isn't about culture, it's about power." - Ntozake Shange

"Forget about style; worry about results." - Bobby Orr

"Bullying isn't about size, it's about intimidation." - Noel Clarke

"What you think about you bring about." - Bob Proctor

"It's not about success, it's about progress." - Tony Robbins

"We talkin' about practice?" - Allen Iverson

"Much Ado About Nothing." - William Shakespeare

"Everybody lies about sex." - Robert A Heinlein

"Nothing sexy about pregnancy." - Heidi Klum

"Leadership is about empathy." - Oprah Winfrey

"Talk about celestial bodies." - Jackson Browne

"Marketing is about innovation." - Beth Comstock

"Predictability brings about security." - Magda Gerber

"Future is about dematerialisation." - Philippe Starck

"It's all about makeup." - Joe Torre

"I'm passionate about transformation." - Claudia Black

"I'm all about wellness." - Nina Agdal

"Democracy is about criticism." - Danny Glover

"I'm about my characters." - Abel Ferrara

"Creativity's about ownership." - John Maeda

"Wouldn't. Think. About. Ian." - Judy Blundell

"I'm writing about emotions." - Sara Bareilles

"It's all about love." - David Coverdale

"We're about moderation." - Jenny Craig

"I sing about life." - Marvin Gaye

"I'm about love." - Nicholas Haslam

"Emotionally, I'm about 13." - Dick Van Dyke

"I'm about unity." - Alveda King

"Life is about timing." - Carl Lewis

"Life's all about perceptions." - Kevin Spacey



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