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"I gained another friend." - Tsugumi Ohba

"nothing ventured, nothing gained." - Cassandra Clare

"Nothing risque, nothing gained." - Alexander Woollcott

"Nothing ventured, nothing gained." - Proverbs

"hindsight is gained through experience" - Ellen Hopkins

"Poetry is what is gained in translation." - Joseph Brodsky

"Wisdom is seldom gained without suffering." - Arthur Helps

"Whatever I have given, I have gained." - Leonard Nimoy

"If nothing is ventured, nothing is gained." - John Heywood

"My art has gained some high value." - Hiroshi Sugimoto

"Wise care keeps what it has gained." - Proverbs

"A problem shared is attention gained." - Pippa Evans

"No ground gained was ever relinquished." - Matthew B Ridgway

"An illusion dissipated is an experience gained." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"We gained his operational capabilities and he gained our marketing skills." - Mercer Reynolds

"During negotiations nothing is gained by attacking people's comfort zones." - Alan Sugar

"We lost one child and we gained ten thousand children." - Kyle Petty

"Very few reputations are gained by unsullied virtue." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"The psychological tools I've gained from bodybuilding will never atrophy." - Tom Platz

"All knowledge is gained through an orderly loss of information." - Kenneth E. Boulding

"Liberty may be gained, but can never be recovered." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"My soul has gained the freedom of the night" - Elizabeth Bibesco

"Something's lost, but something's gained, in living everyday." - Joni Mitchell

"Nought venture, nought have. [Nothing ventured, nothing gained.]" - John Heywood

"Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained." - Philibert Joseph Roux

"Nothing to be gained by worrying between now and then." - John Green

"Strength is gained in the range it is trained." - Charles Poliquin

"The feeling of health can only be gained by sickness." - Georg C Lichtenberg

"Science has but one fashion-to lose nothing once gained." - Edmund Clarence Stedman

"Nothing is gained by debate on non-debatable subjects." - Theodore Roosevelt

"I gained twenty pounds [during pregnancy of my wife]." - DJ Khaled

"Flabbergasted, adj. Appalled over how much weight you have gained." - Anonymous

"Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained." - Joseph Roux

"Great is the victory that is gained without bloodshed." - Proverbs

"The past is gained, secure, and on record." - Robert Browning

"I certainly gained a lot by reading about Shanghai." - Ralph Fiennes

"There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge." - Bertrand Russell

"Strength is not gained overnight; it is cultivated over time." - David

"Nothing ventured, nothing gained. And venture belongs to the adventurous." - Navjot Singh Sidhu

"Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure." - Sophocles

"Nothing ventured, nothing gained - but if everything is ventured, and still nothing gained, give up and venture elsewhere." - Peter Wastholm

"Philosophical knowledge is the knowledge gained by reason from concepts; mathematical knowledge it the knowledge gained by reason from the construction of concepts." - Immanuel Kant

"In Los Angeles, as I gained and lost celebrity, then gained it again, I often found myself wondering why I, out of thousands like me, had become famous." - Patrick Dempsey

"Philosophical knowledge is the knowledge gained by reason from concepts ; mathematical knowledge is the knowledge gained by reason from the construction of concepts." - Immanuel Kant

"Success in warfare is gained by carefully accommodating ourselves to the enemy's purpose." - Sun Tzu

"He, who has blended the useful with the sweet, has gained every point ." - Horace

"Merit and knowledge will not gain hearts, though they will secure them when gained." - Lord Chesterfield

"What is gained through ignorance is bound to be lost through ignorance" - Siddharth Katragadda

"I'm the kind of person to wait until I've gained ten pounds to start exercising." - Yasmine Bleeth

"Hee that knowes what may bee gained in a day never steales." - George Herbert

"Reputation ... is as often gained without merit as lost without a crime ..." - Laetitia Pilkington

"She had gained a reputation for beauty, and (which is often another thing) was beautiful." - Charles Dickens

"I completely lost everything, but I gained everything because I lost the fear." - Kanye West

"Each victory gained over oneself means new strength to gain more victories." - Sri Aurobindo

"Hardly anyone knows how much is gained by ignoring the future." - Bernard le Bovier de Fontenelle

"Napoleon has humbugged me, by God; he has gained twenty-four hours' march on me." - Duke Of Wellington

"Our heroes of the former days deserved and gained their never-fading bays." - Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon

"Humanity has gained its suit; Liberty will nevermore be without an asylum." - Marquis De Lafayette

"You can usually tell when I'm happy by the fact that I've gained weight." - Christy Turlington

"With each book you write you should lose the admirers you gained with the previous one." - Andre Gide

"Small disciplines repeated with consistency every day lead to great achievements gained slowly over time." - John C Maxwell

"Knowledge is gained by learning; trust by doubt; skill by practice; and love by love." - Thomas Szasz

"Knowledge gained through experience is far superior and many times more useful than bookish knowledge." - Mahatma Gandhi

"With such deceits he gained their easy hearts, too prone to credit his perfidious arts." - John Dryden

"By gaining the people, the kingdom is gained; by losing the people, the kingdom is lost." - Confucius

"When men are young, they want experience and when they have gained experience, they want energy." - Benjamin Disraeli

"When you have gained a victory, do not push it too far." - Eustace Budgell

"I have no knowledge other than that gained through my own eyes." - Vannoccio Biringuccio

"There are no lost causes because there are no gained causes." - Russell Kirk

"I gained 80 pounds for my pregnancy so this is like my coming out party." - Cindy Margolis

"It's natural to be afraid of replacing everything you already gained by a dream." - Paulo Coelho

"Nothing ventured, nothing gained, sometimes you've got to go against the grain." - Garth Brooks

"Any pleasure gained by means other than mental control weakens the body." - Mata Amritanandamayi

"What poor education I have received has been gained in the University of Life." - Horatio Bottomley

"True mastery can be gained by letting things go their own way." - Stephen Mitchell

"it was while helping others to be free that I gained my own freedom." - Anais Nin

"All men look at Dr. Ruth and wonder how she has gained all that sexual experience." - Rita Rudner

"Women have gained access to the institutions, but not enough power to overhaul them." - Ellen Goodman

"When you have once gained sight, it is impossible to feign blindness." - Svetlana Alliluyeva

"Who holds a power but newly gained is ever stern of mood." - Aeschylus

"Freedom to preach was first gained, dragging in its train freedom to print." - Wendell Phillips

"To forego even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is not greatness?" - William Makepeace Thackeray

"God's acceptance of us cannot be gained by our successes nor forfeited by our failures." - Tullian Tchividjian

"Wars are always madness: all is lost in war, all is to be gained in peace." - Pope Francis

"True dignity is never gained by place, and never lost when honors are withdrawn...." - Philip Massinger

"In the end [after the 1905 revolution], Russia gained nothing more than a breathing spell." - Richard Pipes

"Wealth gained by dishonesty will be diminished, but he who gathers by labor will increase." - Dave Ramsey

"Presumably, if you see spirit at the moment it gained access, then it'll be dropped." - Allen Ginsberg

"Do not expect anything; there is more to be gained by earning it." - Tricia Helfer

"Everything I've done and everything I've gained in my life has been with my music." - Sharon Jones

"Freedom can never be comprehended, nor even can insight into it be gained." - Immanuel Kant

"I have gained self-confidence, courage and the support of my people." - Velupillai Prabhakaran

"Art always helps religion; it became an inseparable phenomenon when human beings gained consciousness." - Hiroshi Sugimoto

"Before this time to-morrow I shall have gained a peerage, or Westminster Abbey." - Horatio Nelson

"Resist beginnings; the prescription comes too late when the disease has gained strength by long delays." - Ovid

"Knowledge once gained casts a faint light beyond its own immediate boundaries." - John Tyndall

"Napoleon has humbugged me, by God; he has gained twenty-four hours' march on me." - Arthur Wellesley

"Nothing is gained, everything is lost, by subordinating principle to expediency." - William Lloyd Garrison

"We set sail on this new sea because there is knowledge to be gained." - John F Kennedy

"He gained a world; he gave that world Its grandest lesson: On! sail on!" - Joaquin Miller

"Genuine victories, the sole conquests yielding no remorse, are those gained over ignorance." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Shortly after pithecanthropus erectus gained the ascendancy, he turned his attention to the higher-order abstractions." - Richard Arnold Epstein

"What is gained through ignorance, you are bound to lose through ignorance" - Siddharth Katragadda

"Humanity has gained its suit; Liberty will nevermore be without an asylum." - Gilbert du Motier, marquis de Lafayette

"What is gained by violence must be lost before superior violence." - Mahatma Gandhi

"There is nothing to be gained by being unnecessarily nasty. Violence begets violence." - Aung San Suu Kyi

"I gained an inner peace, the serenity of a prisoner, so to speak." - Nadezhda Tolokonnikova

"Everywhere in life the true question is, not what we have gained, but what we do." - Thomas Carlyle

"Knowledge is gained by learning; trust by doubt; skill by practice; love by love." - Thomas Szasz

"What have I gained by health? Intolerable dullness. What by mode meals? A total blank." - Charles Lamb

"The only victories which leave no regret are those which are gained over ignorance." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Yes indeed I have gained a lot out of playing scales and etudes." - James Galway

"Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"In honour I gained them, and in honour I will die with them." - Horatio Nelson

"We gained control of many things. But we had to let go of others." - Lois Lowry

"If, along the way, something is gained, then something will also be lost." - Miriam Toews

"Cinemas gained new young audiences who wanted films made for them." - Andrzej Wajda

"If Edwards gained 60 pounds and lost all his hair, he'd look like Dick Cheney!" - Neil Cavuto

"Men hate the individual whom they call avaricious only because nothing can be gained from him." - Voltaire

"True dignity is never gained by place, and never lost when honors are withdrawn." - Philip Massinger

"The ability to perceive or think differently is more important than the knowledge gained." - David Bohm

"I never sought nor gained personal benefit in school or job applications based on my heritage." - Elizabeth Warren

"Renounce all those material things that you gained by exploiting other human beings." - Tracy Chapman

"I hate every violent overthrow, because as much is destroyed as is gained by it." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"So, I gained a little..weight, .. Big deal. Clean and sober." - Courtney Love

"It's the old adage, 'Nothing ventured, nothing gained, ... While this is unique, we consider ourselves unique." - Gavin Newsom

"He gained a world; he gave that world Its grandest lesson: "On! sail on!"" - Joaquin Miller

"I've really gained an appreciation for what coaches do since I returned to the NFL." - Mike Singletary

"Next to a battle lost, the greatest misery is a battle gained." - Duke Of Wellington

"Learning hath gained most by those books by which the printers have lost." - Thomas Fuller

"Knowledge once gained casts a light beyond its own immediate boundaries." - John Tyndall

"Spend time with spiritual friends, those who seek light. Purity is gained through strength." - Frederick Lenz

"Real friendship, love, respect, and trust are all gained without a single dollar." - Phillipe Nover

"Amer savoir, celui qu'on tire du voyage! Bitter is the knowledge gained in travelling." - Charles Baudelaire

"The true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success." - Cullen Hightower

"A true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success." - Cullen Hightower

"I think George Foreman must have gained about 350 lbs and is slow as ever." - Larry Holmes

"We discovered that if your friend's friend's friend gained weight, you gained weight. We discovered that if your friend's friend's friend stopped smoking, you stopped smoking. And we discovered that if your friend's friend's friend became happy, you became happy." - Nicholas A Christakis

"I shot you, all right," he said, "and you lost something, but you gained something as well. You just don't know it yet. I gained something, too." What?" I got to keep my promise. I didn't leave you behind." - Mitch Albom

"Wisdom is not gained by knowing what is right. Wisdom is gained by practicing what is right, and noticing what happens when that practice succeeds and when it fails." - Barbara Brown Taylor

"I've gained great respect for the Republican leadership. I've gained great respect for many - and I'm going to even say - I mean, in different forms for the people on the dais, in different forms." - Donald Trump

"I actually gained 30 pounds [for the episode], and I haven't lost all of it yet so I haven't been like "I gained 30 pounds!" Because I don't know if people can tell the difference." - Bryce Dallas Howard

"When a nation uses their improperly gained or intelligence-wise gained information to take policy positions that impact another nation's democracy or their approach to any issue, then that raises real serious matters." - Jeff Sessions

"My body, thus, and all my good besides, And all my merits gained and to be gained, I give them all away withholding nothing To bring about the benefit of beings." - Shantideva

"I'm on a diet. It's very strict: all hot dogs. Just sausages, constantly. It's working out - I've gained fifteen pounds!" - Beth Ditto

"Nearly every understanding is gained by a painful struggle in which belief and unbelief are dramatically interwoven." - Leopold Infeld

"Problems may only be avoided by exercising good judgment. Good judgment may only be gained by experiencing life's problems." - Jim Stovall

"If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat." - Sun Tzu

"Every woman is infallibly to be gained by every sort of flattery, and every man by one sort or other." - Bill Vaughan

"The things we should focus on in any life shouldn't be what we've lost, but what we've gained" - Shelly Crane



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