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"All men who would obtain freedom must obtain wealth" - Arthur Desmond

"Some people obtain fame, others deserve it." - Doris Lessing

"Generally we obtain very surely and very speedily what we are not too anxious to obtain." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Why should I obtain by force that which I can obtain by cheating?" - Doc Holliday

"Only through love can we obtain communion with God." - Albert Schweitzer

"It is difficult to obtain the friendship of a cat." - Theophile Gautier

"We must not only obtain Wisdom: we must enjoy her." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Knowledge Is Power! Train smart and obtain power!" - John Webster

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the best possible." - Giovanni Niccolini

"Love, how many roads to obtain a kiss..." - Pablo Neruda

"Before my death I hope to obtain my life." - Charles Bukowski

"To obtain victory by any means and with any weapon." - Chris Bradford

"To obtain something, something of equal value must be lost." - Hiromu Arakawa

"Monuments obtain their full worth through their complete use." - Evangelos Venizelos

"Whatever you ardently and passionately desire, that you obtain." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Wish not the thing, which thou mayest not obtain!" - Pythagoras

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the possible." - Proverbs

"Blessed are the merciful; for they shall obtain mercy." - Bible

"To obtain a man's opinion of you, make him mad." - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"We obtain things when we no longer want them." - Cesare Pavese

"It is harder to preserve than to obtain liberty." - John C Calhoun

"To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve." - James Allen

"That which we obtain too easily, we esteem too lightly." - Thomas Paine

"I obtain great satisfaction out of using my intellect." - Temple Grandin

"We turn toward God only to obtain the impossible." - Albert Camus

"Obtain from yourself all that makes complaining useless. No longer implore from others what you yourself can obtain." - Andre Gide

"As a general thing we obtain very surely and very speedily what we are not too anxious to obtain." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"I believe that requiring those already in Texas to obtain driver's licenses would ensure they pass a driver's test and meet the requirements to obtain auto insurance." - Dan Patrick

"I believe that requiring those already in Texas to obtain driver's licenses would ensure they pass a driver's test and meet the requirements to obtain auto insurance." - Dan Patrick

"Everyone needs a certain amount of money. Beyond that, we pursue money because we know how to obtain it. We don't necessarily know how to obtain happiness." - Gregg Easterbrook

"The best way to obtain truth and wisdom is not to ask from books, but to go to God in prayer, and obtain divine teaching." - Joseph Smith Jr

"Musicians have to suffer to a certain degree in order to obtain their outlet." - Chico Hamilton

"In order to obtain and hold power, a man must love it." - Leo Tolstoy

"Let us march immediately, and never lay down our arms until we obtain our independence." - Nathan Hale

"Prayer is God's answer to our poverty, not a power we exercise to obtain an answer." - Oswald Chambers

"Those who sit perfectly physically usually take more time to obtain the true way of Zen." - Shunryu Suzuki

"Consciousness and meditation are methods where you can actually obtain GOD perception." - George Harrison

"Those who say nothing about their poverty will obtain more than those who turn beggars." - Horace

"Human will does not by liberty obtain grace, but by grace obtains liberty." - John Calvin

"By faith we began, by hope we continue, and by revelation we shall obtain the whole." - Martin Luther

"The thing that I should wish to obtain from money would be leisure with security." - Bertrand Russell

"Pray to Saint Philomena, What ever you ask from her, She will obtain for you." - Pope Gregory XVI

"You obtain God only when you get rid of the notion of separateness from God." - Gurumayi Chidvilasananda

"Whatever the soul knows how to seek, it cannot fail to obtain." - Margaret Fuller

"No nostalgia runs deeper than that for something one has never known and now cannot obtain." - Joseph Epstein

"Men are said to desire women, Severian. Why do they despise the women they obtain?" - Gene Wolfe

"Seconds of focused pleasureable visualization is stronger than 2000 hours of working to obtain a goal" - Esther Hicks

"The key to faith is what we are willing to sacrifice to obtain it." - Elder Cloward

"No one can obtain from the Pope a dispensation for never dying." - Thomas A Kempis

"...beauty is the projection of ugliness and by developing certain monstrosities we obtain the purest ornaments." - Jean Genet

"The more a man denies himself, the more shall he obtain from God." - Horace

"If you want it you must obtain it by great labor." - T S Eliot

"How to obtain freedom has been, and is, mankind's most important quest." - John Pugsley

"Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master" - Demosthenes

"Remember: in the end, it is the merciful who obtain mercy." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"Analyse data just so far as to obtain simplicity and no further." - Henri Poincare

"Who will in time present pleasure refrain, shall in time to come the more pleasure obtain." - John Heywood

"It is very common for us to desire most what we are least qualified to obtain." - Samuel Johnson

"Small endeavours obtain strength by unity of action: the most powerful are broken down by discord." - Sallust

"Men are; more inclined to ask curious questions than to obtain necessary instruction." - Pasquier Quesnel

"The power of a man is his present means to obtain some future apparent good." - Thomas Hobbes

"There is no end to the power a man can obtain." - Swami Vivekananda

"We clamor for equality chiefly in matters in which we ourselves cannot hope to obtain excellence." - Eric Hoffer

"Those only obtain love, for the most part, who seek it not." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"To obtain a woman who loves you, you must treat her as if she didn't." - Pierre Beaumarchais

"What you want is one thing, and what you cannot really obtain is another." - Hugo Chavez

"Success is creating a state of mind that allows you to obtain anything you really desire." - Mark Victor Hansen

"It is curious how often you humans manage to obtain that which you do not want." - Leonard Nimoy

"Only fools repeat the same things over and over, expecting to obtain different results." - George Bernard Shaw

"Beware, lastly, of imagining you shall obtain the end without using the means conducive to it." - John Wesley

"To live is to change, and to obtain perfection is to change often." - Ed Parker

"He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes." - Proverbs

"Happiness may be difficult to obtain. The obstacles are not primarily financial." - Alain De Botton

"Where the people possess no authority, their rights obtain no respect." - George Bancroft

"We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves." - Dalai Lama

"I believe in a long, prolonged, derangement of the senses in order to obtain the unknown." - Jim Morrison

"So writing is a very, very difficult position to obtain... and retain." - Leon Uris

"Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master." - Demosthenes

"Cats know how to obtain food without labor, shelter without confinement, and love without penalties." - W L George

"I have an obsession for quality. I work for my guests, not to obtain Michelin stars." - Alain Ducasse

"Few men in our history have ever obtained the Presidency by planning to obtain it." - James A Garfield

"My fellow revolutionaries, liberation is a noble cause. We must fight to obtain it." - George Weah

"CLOSE-FISTED, adj. Unduly desirous of keeping that which many meritorious persons wish to obtain." - Ambrose Bierce

"Obtain power, then, by all means; power is the law of man; make it yours." - Maria Edgeworth

"The particular thing about science is to combine that with a retreat from the world. Other people want to obtain power by going out into the world, but the scientist really wants to obtain power by retreating from the world." - Max Delbruck

"The function of violence is to obtain reform by external means, the function of passive resistance, that is, soul-force, is to obtain it by growth from within, which, in its turn, is obtained by self-suffering, self-purification." - Mahatma Gandhi

"What labor and pains worldlings take to obtain the vain things of this life-to obtain the poor things of this world, which are but shadows and dreams, and mere nothings!" - Thomas Brooks

"Justice is the loveliest and health is the best. but the sweetest to obtain is the heart's desire." - Aristotle

"I have always emphasized that the Iranian people has the right to obtain nuclear technology and energy for peaceful purposes." - Maurice Motamed

"Let there be nothing untried; for nothing happens by itself, but men obtain all things by trying." - Herodotus

"In the days of thy youth seek to obtain that which shall compensate the losses of thy old age." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"The moment you make the internal changes necessary to obtain your goal, the outside world changes instantly." - Chris Prentiss

"The most learned, acute, and diligent student cannot, in the longest life, obtain an entire knowledge of this one volume." - Walter Scott

"Faith is not sure, if you cannot turn love to quarrel; may my enemies obtain a mild mistress." - Propertius

"It is less difficult for a woman to obtain celebrity by her genius than to be forgiven for it." - Jacques Pierre Brissot

"There are at least 50 cities in the world that would have liked to obtain the Getty Collection." - Paul Getty

"The highest service to which a man may obtain on earth is to preach the law of God." - John Wycliffe

"It is often easier for our children to obtain a gun than it is to find a good school." - Joycelyn Elders

"The pleasure we obtain from music comes from counting, but counting unconsciously. Music is nothing but unconscious arithmetic." - Gottfried Leibniz

"The most important things are actually the easiest to obtain: great friends, good food, and a decent bottle of wine." - Blake Mycoskie

"Love our Lady. And she will obtain abundant grace to help you conquer in your daily struggle." - Josemaria Escriva

"Men go to far greater lengths to avoid what they fear than to obtain what they desire." - Dan Brown

"Resolved, to endeavor to obtain for myself as much happiness, in the other world, as I possibly can." - Jonathan Edwards

"You must flow with the will of God, in the service of God, to obtain the power of God." - Benny Hinn

"I saw one excellency was within my reach - it was brevity and I determined to obtain it." - John Jay

"Leisure is time for doing something useful; this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never." - Benjamin Franklin

". . . the companions of our childhood always possess a certain power over our minds which hardly any later friend can obtain." - Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

"The men and women, who desire to obtain seats in the celestial kingdom, will find that they must battle everyday." - Brigham Young

"War, if reason prevails, is waged to obtain a better peace than that which existed prior to the hostilities." - Bela Kiraly

"I am ready to die for my Lord, that in my blood the Church may obtain liberty and peace." - Thomas Becket

"A man must completely despair of himself in order to become fit to obtain the grace of Christ." - Martin Luther

"He who thus considers things in their first growth and origin ... will obtain the clearest view of them." - Aristotle

"To pace about, looking to obtain status, looking to attain 'importance' - I can think of nothing more ridiculous." - Soren Kierkegaard

"Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind." - Gautama Buddha

"There is a time when the hoary head of inveterate abuse will neither draw reverence nor obtain protection." - Edmund Burke

"How many books there are whose reputation is made that would not obtain it were it now to make?" - Joseph Joubert

"For with slight efforts how should we obtain great results? It is foolish even to desire it." - Euripides

"We do not obtain the most precious gifts by going in search of them but by waiting for them." - Simone Weil

"Man is born dead and he remains dead till he attains wisdom! Wisdom is the only resurrection man can obtain!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The Lord grants in a moment what we may have been unable to obtain in dozens of years." - Philip Neri

"Because God's justice is inexorable, it is hard to obtain forgiveness for sins committed with complete deliberation." - Marcus Eremita

"These days - with the decline of the traditional churches - I'm concerned about where we obtain some form of moral direction." - John Scott

"Once GNU is written, everyone will be able to obtain good system software free, just like air." - Richard Stallman

"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Benjamin Franklin

"It [tradition] cannot be inherited, and if you want it you must obtain it by great labor." - T S Eliot

"Since custom is the principal magistrate of man's life, let men by all means endeavor to obtain good customs." - Francis Bacon

"I am not likely to obtain the result flowing from the worship of God by laying myself prostrate before Satan." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind." - Buddha

"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Benjamin Franklin

"What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value." - Thomas Paine

"The quantity of money, which is readily parted with to obtain a thing is called its price." - Jean-Baptiste Say

"In order to obtain the goal of returning to Palestine, all of us sometimes have to grit our teeth." - Yasser Arafat

"Man's greed to obtain something for nothing has never yet been able to content itself with a moderate profit." - Will C Barnes

"There are at least 50 cities in the world that would have liked to obtain the Getty Collection." - J Paul Getty

"The most important function of a bibliographic entry is to help the reader obtain a copy of the cited work." - Daniel J Bernstein

"Democracy, if it is reasonable, limits itself to giving everyone an equal opportunity to compete and to obtain." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never." - Benjamin Franklin

"Nowadays the dynamic element is more important in chess - players more often sacrifice material to obtain dynamic compensation." - Boris Spassky

"Is it not in the struggle to obtain knowledge that happiness exists? I am very ignorant, consequently the conditions of happiness are mine." - Fridtjof Nansen

"If your attitude toward the world is good, you will obtain good results. If your attitude is excellent, excellent will your results." - Earl Nightingale

"I do not know if I am mistaken, but it seems that one can obtain more truths, important to Humanity, from Chemistry than from any other Science." - Samuel Hahnemann

"The reason why we obtain no more in prayer is because we expect no more. God usually answers us according to our own hearts." - Richard Alleine

"We live that our souls may grow. The development of the soul is the purpose of existence. God Almighty is trying to obtain some decent association for Himself." - John G. Lake

"It is necessary to introduce light vibrations, represented by reds and yellows, and a sufficient amount of blues, to obtain an airy feeling." - Paul Cezanne

"The ways of the British are inscrutable but they always seem to obtain their own ends without compromising their dignity or their honor." - Mahmud Tarzi

"Everything in your world is filled with intelligence, even the so-called inanimate objects. Treat them intelligently if you wish to obtain intelligent, harmonious results." - Catherine Ponder

"If we are to control our own future, it will be necessary, not only to obtain the cooperation of people, but to prepare comprehensive plans for that future." - Carl Eckart

"Odd how often blood is shed to obtain freedom from those in power. Oppressors must be the most insecure people in the world." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"A plant is like a self-willed man, out of whom we can obtain all which we desire, if we will only treat him his own way." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Against other things it is possible to obtain security, but when it comes to death we human beings all live in an unwalled city." - Epicurus



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