Irving Caesar - There's a need for accepting responsibility - for a person's life and making choices that are not just ones for immediate short-term comfort. You need to make an investment, and the investment is in health and education.
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Tom Ford - Our entire life - consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.
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Joe Grant - It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
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Ferdinand Lassalle - Ours is an open and accepting society, and has historically provided an avenue for lawful immigration to all those willing to accept the responsibilities of citizenship.
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Richard O'Brien - Fatalism is the lazy man's way of accepting the inevitable.
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- We are increasingly recognising and accepting, respecting and celebrating, our cultural diversity.
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- The key to accepting responsibility for your life is to accept the fact that your choices, every one of them, are leading you inexorably to either success or failure, however you define those terms.
[ Accept Accepting Choices Define Either Every Fact Failure However Inexorably Key Leading Life Responsibility Success Terms Them Those Your]
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- We're not very accepting of people who act strangely.
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- Morality becomes hypocrisy if it means accepting mothers' suffering or dying in connection with unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions and unwanted children.
[ Abortions Accepting Becomes Children Connection Dying Hypocrisy Illegal Means Morality Mothers Pregnancies Suffering Unwanted]
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- But without a caring society, without each citizen voluntarily accepting the weight of responsibility, government is destined to grow even larger, taking more of your money, burrowing deeper into your lives.
[ Accepting Caring Citizen Deeper Destined Each Even Government Grow Into Larger Lives Money More Responsibility Society Taking Voluntarily Weight Without Your]
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- The users are not going to be in the position of accepting what's been collected; they're going to be in the position of being able to demand collection.
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- A witness, in the sense that I am using the word, is a man whose life and faith are so completely one that when the challenge comes to step out and testify for his faith, he does so, disregarding all risks, accepting all consequences.
[ Accepting Am Challenge Comes Completely Consequences Does Faith His Life Man Out Risks Sense Step Testify Using Whose Witness Word]
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- Journalists are supposed to be skeptical, that's what keeps them digging rather than simply accepting the official line, whether it comes from government or corporate bureaucrats.
[ Accepting Bureaucrats Comes Corporate Digging Government Journalists Keeps Line Official Rather Simply Skeptical Supposed Than Them Whether]
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- What are you accepting that would not be a part of your ideal day?
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- I took the role because it's rare to read a script that makes me laugh and cry, and it spoke to my own religious feelings, as well as giving me a chance to draw on my experience as a parent. Accepting it was a no-brainer.
[ Accepting Because Chance Cry Draw Experience Feelings Giving Laugh Makes Own Parent Rare Read Religious Role Script Spoke Took Well]
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- Some of them, in accepting the proposed plan of government, coupled their acceptance with a recommendation of various additions to the Constitution, which they deemed essential to the preservation of the rights of the States, or of the People.
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- I think because I am as earnest as I am, people were accepting of my evolving into a certified, legitimate, and grown up and I did take three years off.
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- While teaching, I also worked undercover in the lower courts by saying I was a young law teacher wanting experience in criminal law. The judges were happy to assist me but what I learned was how corrupt the lower courts were. Judges were accepting money right in the courtroom.
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- The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he's dead.
[ Accepting Challenges Dead Doing Key Life Once Someone Stops]
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- Heroic people take risks to themselves to help others. There's nothing heroic about accepting $5 million to go out and run around chasing a ball, although you may show fortitude or those other qualities while you do it.
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- The thing that got me over the hump was accepting that I had to do whatever I could to stay in the game.
[ Accepting Could Game Got Had Hump Over Stay Thing Whatever]
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- Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
[ Accepting Belief Consists Denying Soul Them Unbelief]
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- Secular humanists suspect there is something more gloriously human about resisting the religious impulse; about accepting the cold truth, even if that truth is only that the universe is as indifferent to us as we are to it.
[ Accepting Cold Even Gloriously Human Humanists Impulse Indifferent More Only Religious Resisting Secular Something Suspect Truth Universe Us]
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- I put up a huge wall of denial. It was years before I was able to break through it... accepting that your child has a disability, especially one like LD that cannot be seen or easily diagnosed, is one of the hardest things to come to terms with.
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- Our accepting what we are must always inhibit our being what we ought to be.
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- At the beginning, because the lives of the hostages were at stake, then during this silent period we have taken several measures like not accepting the ultimatum of the terrorists threatening to kill our foreign affairs minister.
[ Accepting Affairs Because Beginning During Foreign Hostages Kill Lives Measures Minister Our Period Several Silent Stake Taken Terrorists Then Threatening Ultimatum Were]
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- Well, you can't be trying to achieve success of any kind in this business without accepting that there's going to be a flip side to it.
[ Accepting Achieve Any Business Flip Going Kind Side Success Trying Well Without]
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- Up to that point I never really knew what my character would be expected to do, and prior to accepting the job I had actually turned down the role three times before finally giving in.
[ Accepting Actually Before Character Down Expected Finally Giving Had Job Knew Never Point Prior Really Role Three Times Turned Up Would]
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- Civilization is merely an advance in taste: accepting, all the time, nicer things, and rejecting nasty ones.
[ Accepting Advance Civilization Merely Nasty Nicer Ones Rejecting Taste Things Time]
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- The idea that a congressman would be tainted by accepting money from private industry or private sources is essentially a socialist argument.
[ Accepting Argument Congressman Essentially Idea Industry Money Private Socialist Sources Tainted Would]
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- Kevin, as the whole cast is, just wonderful people and great people, and people who are attracted to this kind of material and accepting the idea of going to Newfoundland and knowing the kind of lack of amenities.
[ Accepting Amenities Attracted Cast Going Great Idea Just Kevin Kind Knowing Lack Material Whole Wonderful]
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- One is, that they will feel about you that you're going to make something wonderful for them. And they help you by expressing themselves. Not telling you how to do it, but encouraging you and accepting your vision and working with you on that kind of a level.
[ Accepting Encouraging Expressing Feel Going Help How Kind Level Make Something Telling Them Themselves Vision Will Wonderful Working Your]
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- They might have a long way to go before truly accepting gay people into their lives, but they have accepted the show into their living rooms each and every week.
[ Accepted Accepting Before Each Every Gay Go Into Lives Living Long Might Rooms Show Their Truly Way Week]
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- I'm not good at accepting help.
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- When it comes to accepting emotional support or affection, I'm a little guarded and hardened to that.
[ Accepting Affection Comes Emotional Guarded Hardened Little Support]
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- I wanted out of my pain and that silliness, but I wanted an easy out. That's before realizing that there is no easy out. Before accepting that you just have to do the work.
[ Accepting Before Easy Just Out Pain Realizing Silliness Wanted Work]
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- Without accepting the other person's thinking, you cannot further your own interest. You need the other's help to get results.
[ Accepting Cannot Further Get Help Interest Need Other Own Person Results Thinking Without Your]
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- We really only came around to accepting and integrating the propositional dimension of identity into a concept of ourselves at the time of the American Revolution.
[ Accepting American Around Came Concept Dimension Identity Integrating Into Only Ourselves Really Revolution Time]
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- And it is to rock the soul and lead the person to immorality, corruption - to forget their prayers, to forget their God. And thus the world has partaken of the spirit of the Negro race, accepting their ways.
[ Accepting Corruption Forget God Immorality Lead Negro Person Prayers Race Rock Soul Spirit Their Thus Ways World]
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- It is through accepting other people in our own countries that we shall come to respect our neighbours and be respected in our turn.
[ Accepting Come Countries Neighbours Other Our Own Respect Respected Shall Through Turn]
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- Acknowledging and accepting whatever stuff you may have to let go comes easier when you love yourself.
[ Accepting Acknowledging Comes Easier Go Love May Stuff Whatever Yourself]
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- Some theists in evolutionary science acquiesce to these tacit rules and retain a personal faith while accepting a thoroughly naturalistic picture of physical reality.
[ Accepting Acquiesce Evolutionary Faith Naturalistic Personal Physical Picture Reality Retain Rules Science Some Tacit Theists These Thoroughly While]
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- Well, the fact is that one imagination is critically important, and if you have had your imagination stimulated by what is basically a variety of subjects, you are much more amenable to accepting, to understanding and interacting with the realities of the world.
[ Accepting Amenable Basically Critically Fact Had Imagination Important Interacting More Much Realities Stimulated Subjects Understanding Variety Well World Your]
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- People should decide what success means for them, and not be distracted by accepting others' definitions of success.
[ Accepting Decide Definitions Distracted Means Others Should Success Them]
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- The only real security is not in owning or possessing, not in demanding or expecting, not in hoping, even. Security in a relationship lies neither in looking back to what it was, nor forward to what it might be, but living in the present and accepting it as it is now.
[ Accepting Back Demanding Even Expecting Forward Hoping Lies Living Looking Might Neither Nor Now Only Owning Possessing Present Real Relationship Security]
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- We have come dangerously close to accepting the homeless situation as a problem that we just can't solve.
[ Accepting Close Come Dangerously Homeless Just Problem Situation Solve]
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- Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of human motivation, could be revolutionized by accepting the reality of higher human needs, including the impulse to self actualization and the love for the highest values.
[ Accepting Based Classic Could Economic Higher Highest Human Impulse Inadequate Including Love Motivation Needs Reality Revolutionized Self Theory Values]
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- Life is accepting what is and working from that.
[ Accepting Life Working]
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- Kinsey's quest was really for us all to be tolerant and accepting of each other.
[ Accepting Each Kinsey Other Quest Really Tolerant Us]
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- At the end of the day, though, there are a huge number of considerations that our management team go through before accepting any project - checking out the license is just one of them.
[ Accepting Any Before Checking Considerations Day End Go Huge Just License Management Number Our Out Project Team Them Though Through]
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- Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one's mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.
[ Accepting Beliefs Both Contradictory Holding Means Mind Power Simultaneously Them Two]
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- The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behavior lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behavior.
[ Accepting Avoid Behavior Consequences Desire Difficulty Lies Our Pain Responsibility]
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- The nation's government has just handed me the bill that grants us our civil rights. I am receiving it before you, certain that I am accepting this on behalf of all Argentinean women, and I can feel my hands tremble with joy as they grasp the laurel proclaiming victory.
[ Accepting Am Argentinean Before Behalf Bill Certain Civil Feel Government Grants Grasp Handed Hands Joy Just Laurel Nation Our Proclaiming Receiving Rights Tremble Us Victory Women]
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- LA can be a very open and accepting creative environment. But it is important, because there is this odd separation here, it is important to make your kids mindful of other people and other people's plight.
[ Accepting Because Creative Environment Here Important Kids La Make Mindful Odd Open Other Plight Separation Very Your]
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- One important reason to stay calm is that calm parents hear more. Low-key, accepting parents are the ones whose children keep talking.
[ Accepting Calm Children Hear Important Keep Low-Key More Ones Parents Reason Stay Talking Whose]
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- I think school is so much harder than real life. People are so much more accepting when they are adults.
[ Accepting Adults Harder Life More Much Real School Than Think]
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- There was an idea of accepting everyone; there was no sense of exclusion.
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- There was a darkness, a melancholy, that people had trouble accepting. Maybe now, it would work better.
[ Accepting Better Darkness Had Maybe Melancholy Now Trouble Work Would]
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- As the artist picks his way along, rejecting and accepting as he goes, certain patterns of enquiry emerge.
[ Accepting Along Artist Certain Emerge Enquiry Goes His Patterns Picks Rejecting Way]
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- But egoism is more than this. It is the realization by the individual that he is above all institutions and all formulas; that they exist only so far as he chooses to make them his own by accepting them.
[ Above Accepting Chooses Egoism Exist Far Formulas His Individual Institutions Make More Only Own Realization Than Them]
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- To any artist, worthy of the name, all in nature is beautiful, because his eyes, fearlessly accepting all exterior truth, read there, as in an open book, all the inner truth.
[ Accepting Any Artist Beautiful Because Book Exterior Eyes Fearlessly His Inner Name Nature Open Read Truth Worthy]
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- I'm very accepting with my age. It's like notches on your belt: experience, wisdom, and a different kind of beauty.
[ Accepting Age Beauty Belt Different Experience Kind Very Wisdom Your]
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- It is difficult to understand these people who democratically take part in elections and a referendum, but are then incapable of democratically accepting the will of the people.
[ Accepting Democratically Difficult Elections Incapable Part Referendum Take Then These Understand Will]
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- I believe life is a series of near misses. A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It's seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It's seeing what other people don't see And pursuing that vision.
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- I was born in Europe... and I've traveled all over the world. I can tell you that there is no place, no country, that is more compassionate, more generous, more accepting, and more welcoming than the United States of America.
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- There is no place, no country, more compassionate more generous more accepting and more welcoming than the United States of America.
[ Accepting America Compassionate Country Generous More Place States Than United Welcoming]
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- Positive feelings come from being honest about yourself and accepting your personality, and physical characteristics, warts and all; and, from belonging to a family that accepts you without question.
[ Accepting Accepts Being Belonging Characteristics Come Family Feelings Honest Personality Physical Positive Question Warts Without Your Yourself]
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- Relations between black and white would be greatly improved if we were more accepting of our fears and our feelings and more vocal about it.
[ Accepting Between Black Fears Feelings Greatly Improved More Our Relations Vocal Were White Would]
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- I was in love with someone very much, but he didn't love me and never would. I had a very difficult time accepting that. But I had hurt him very much, and I could see why he could never love me.
[ Accepting Could Difficult Had Him Hurt Love Much Never See Someone Time Very Why Would]
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- Saving faith is an immediate relation to Christ, accepting, receiving, resting upon Him alone, for justification, sanctification, and eternal life by virtue of God's grace.
[ Accepting Alone Christ Eternal Faith God Grace Him Immediate Justification Life Receiving Relation Resting Sanctification Saving Upon Virtue]
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- A sacrifice is best refuted by accepting it.
[ Accepting Best Refuted Sacrifice]
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- Without accepting the fact that everything changes, we cannot find perfect composure. But unfortunately, although it is true, it is difficult for us to accept it. Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer.
[ Accept Accepting Although Because Cannot Changes Composure Difficult Everything Fact Find Perfect Suffer True Truth Unfortunately Us Without]
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- That's what we're missing. We're missing argument. We're missing debate. We're missing colloquy. We're missing all sorts of things. Instead, we're accepting.
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- We secure our friends not by accepting favors but by doing them.
[ Accepting Doing Favors Friends Our Secure Them]
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- Acceptance of one's life has nothing to do with resignation; it does not mean running away from the struggle. On the contrary, it means accepting it as it comes, with all the handicaps of heredity, of suffering, of psychological complexes and injustices.
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- Salvation is from our side a choice, from the divine side it is a seizing upon, an apprehending, a conquest by the Most High God. Our "accepting" and "willing" are reactions rather than actions. The right of determination must always remain with God.
[ Accepting Actions Always Choice Conquest Determination Divine God High Most Must Our Rather Reactions Remain Right Salvation Seizing Side Than Upon Willing]
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- When you grow up on film, people sometimes have difficulties accepting the fact that you are growing up. They always imagine you younger.
[ Accepting Always Difficulties Fact Film Grow Growing Imagine Sometimes Up Younger]
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- The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.
[ Absolutely Accepting Every Feel Happiest Life Natural Outgrowth Part Responsibility Terrific Their Themselves Those Total World]
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- I don't see a benefit in accepting every single little morsel of work that comes along because I think in essence what you're doing is you're raping yourself really.
[ Accepting Along Because Benefit Comes Doing Essence Every Little Really See Single Think Work Yourself]
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- To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
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- The average man is a conformist, accepting miseries and disasters with the stoicism of a cow standing in the rain.
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- Flow with whatever may happen and let your mind be free. Stay centered by accepting whatever you are doing. This is the ultimate.
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