Paul Auster - The man who prefers his country before any other duty shows the same spirit as the man who surrenders every right to the state. They both deny that right is superior to authority.
[ Any Authority Before Both Country Deny Duty Every His Man Other Prefers Right Same Shows Spirit State Superior Surrenders]
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Hans Eysenck - What can and doesn't have to be always, at the end, surrenders to something that has to be.
[ Always End Something Surrenders]
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Brenda Fassie - At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
[ Choice Especially Fifteen Had Honorable Life Place Resistance Surrender Taught]
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Flavor Flav - God grant you the strength to fight off the temptations of surrender.
[ Fight God Grant Off Strength Surrender Temptations]
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Baron Hill - No man is fit to be a Senator... unless he is willing to surrender his political life for great principle.
[ Fit Great His Life Man Political Principle Senator Surrender Unless Willing]
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Bernard Hinault - To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
[ Always Been Call God Ignorance Premature Remains Surrender Today]
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Zalmay Khalilzad - We can only learn to know ourselves and do what we can - namely, surrender our will and fulfill God's will in us.
[ Fulfill God Know Learn Namely Only Our Ourselves Surrender Us Will]
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John Lurie - Acted drama requires surrender of one's self, sympathetic absorption in the play as it develops.
[ Absorption Acted Develops Drama Play Requires Self Surrender Sympathetic]
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Peter Max - The question of sexual dominance can exist only in the nightmare of that soul which has armed itself, totally, against the possibility of the changing motion of conquest and surrender, which is love.
[ Against Armed Changing Conquest Dominance Exist Itself Love Motion Nightmare Only Possibility Question Sexual Soul Surrender Totally Which]
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John Sayles - The idea that you surrender your identity when you relinquish national powers is unhelpful. No, indeed, precisely the opposite is the case: if done in an intelligent way, you attain the sovereignty to better solve national problems in cooperation with others.
[ Attain Better Case Cooperation Done Idea Identity Indeed Intelligent National Opposite Others Powers Precisely Problems Relinquish Solve Sovereignty Surrender Unhelpful Way Your]
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- It is because the administration is hostile to silver; and thus it is surrendering this country to the Shylocks of the Old World who have made war upon it.
[ Administration Because Country Hostile Made Old Silver Surrendering Thus Upon War World]
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- The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender.
[ Greatness His Man Measure Power Surrender]
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- A man may be in as just possession of truth as of a city, and yet be forced to surrender.
[ City Forced Just Man May Possession Surrender Truth Yet]
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- I do, indeed, close my door at times and surrender myself to a book, but only because I can open the door again and see a human face looking at me.
[ Again Because Book Close Door Face Human Indeed Looking Myself Only Open See Surrender Times]
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- I wish it to be remembered that I was the last man of my tribe to surrender my rifle.
[ Last Man Remembered Rifle Surrender Tribe Wish]
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- It was necessary to bluff the Japanese camp commanders, with whatever authority I could muster, that I had come officially to ensure that the surrender terms were being complied with and that living conditions for the POWs were being immediately improved.
[ Authority Being Bluff Camp Come Commanders Complied Conditions Could Ensure Had Immediately Improved Japanese Living Muster Necessary Officially Pows Surrender Terms Were Whatever]
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- As to the presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it.
[ Days Entrance Happiest Life Office Presidency Surrender Those Two Upon Were]
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- Power intoxicates men. It is never voluntarily surrendered. It must be taken from them.
[ Intoxicates Men Must Never Power Surrendered Taken Them Voluntarily]
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- The surrender of life is nothing to sinking down into acknowledgment of inferiority.
[ Acknowledgment Down Inferiority Into Life Nothing Sinking Surrender]
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- The creative process is a process of surrender, not control.
[ Control Creative Process Surrender]
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- It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?
[ Better Death Dreams Give Left Risk Starving Surrender Then Up Your]
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- We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.
[ Beaches Cost Defend Fields Fight Grounds Hills Island Landing May Never Our Shall Streets Surrender Whatever]
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- My golf is woeful but I will never surrender.
[ Golf Never Surrender Will Woeful]
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- Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis.
[ Basis Beliefs Compelled Compromises Even Hangs His History Intellectual Logical Man Mental Old Record Reserves Surrender Their]
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- I thought cryptography was a technique that did not require your trusting other people-that if you encrypted your files, you would have the control to make the choice as to whether you would surrender your files.
[ Choice Control Cryptography Did Files Make Other Require Surrender Technique Thought Trusting Whether Would Your]
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- If I'm gonna go down I'm gonna do it with style. You won't hear me surrender, you won't hear me confess cause you've left me with nothing but I have worked with less.
[ Cause Confess Down Go Gonna Hear Left Less Nothing Style Surrender Won Worked]
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- I think that this is the first war in history that on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished called for unconditional surrender.
[ Called First History Morrow Peace Sued Surrender Think Unconditional Vanquished Victors War]
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- You're going to have to surrender a little bit to the contrivance of how Freddy and Jason get together.
[ Bit Contrivance Freddy Get Going How Jason Little Surrender Together]
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- If you want to make someone feel emotion, you have to make them let go. Listening to something is an act of surrender.
[ Act Emotion Feel Go Listening Make Someone Something Surrender Them Want]
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- One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
[ Assaulted Away Cannot Cruelly Dignity May Mocked Surrendered Taken Unless]
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- But here too it should be noted that the President's approach was to first ask the repressive and brutal Taliban to surrender Osama bin Laden to us, and only after that government refused to do that did we invade.
[ After Approach Ask Bin Brutal Did First Government Here Invade Laden Noted Only Osama President Refused Repressive Should Surrender Taliban Too Us]
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- All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take.
[ Any Based Compromise Fundamentals Give Mere Surrender Take]
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- What are you going to do? Admit to yourself that the pitchers have you on the point of surrender? You can't do that. You must make yourself think that the pitchers are just as good as they always have been or just as bad.
[ Admit Always Bad Been Going Good Just Make Must Pitchers Point Surrender Think Yourself]
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- I never believed that surrendering the executive power should be a condition of getting the second term. The second term should stand on its own feet.
[ Believed Condition Executive Feet Getting Never Own Power Second Should Stand Surrendering Term]
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- Surrender to the flow.
[ Flow Surrender]
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- We live less and less, and we learn more and more. Sensibility is surrendering to intelligence.
[ Intelligence Learn Less Live More Sensibility Surrendering]
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- No other terms than unconditional and immediate surrender. I propose to move immediately upon your works.
[ Immediate Immediately Move Other Propose Surrender Terms Than Unconditional Upon Works Your]
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- I was being called to surrender the very citadel of my self. I was completely in the dark. I did not really know what repentance was or what I was required to repent of. It was indeed the turning point of my life.
[ Being Called Citadel Completely Dark Did Indeed Know Life Point Really Repent Repentance Required Self Surrender Turning Very]
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- The inspiration came suddenly again to surrender to the Mother. It was quite unexpected: And so somehow I made a surrender to the Mother. Then I had an experience of overwhelming love. Waves of love sort of flowed into me.
[ Again Came Experience Flowed Had Inspiration Into Love Made Mother Overwhelming Quite Somehow Sort Suddenly Surrender Then Unexpected Waves]
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- Time always seems long to the child who is waiting - for Christmas, for next summer, for becoming a grownup: long also when he surrenders his whole soul to each moment of a happy day.
[ Also Always Becoming Child Christmas Day Each Grownup Happy His Long Moment Next Seems Soul Summer Surrenders Time Waiting Whole]
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- I believe that God felt sorry for actors so he created Hollywood to give them a place in the sun and a swimming pool. The price they had to pay was to surrender their talent.
[ Actors Believe Created Felt Give God Had Hollywood Pay Place Pool Price Sorry Sun Surrender Swimming Talent Their Them]
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- We both agreed that Stalin was determined to hold out against the Germans. He told us he'd never let them get to Moscow. But if he was wrong, they'd go back to the Urals and fight. They'd never surrender.
[ Against Agreed Back Both Determined Fight Germans Get Go Hold Moscow Never Out Stalin Surrender Them Told Us Wrong]
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- V-J Day, or Victory in Japan Day, marks the date of the Japanese surrender that ended fighting in the Pacific.
[ Date Day Ended Fighting Japan Japanese Marks Pacific Surrender Victory]
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- We are losing our living systems, social systems, cultural systems, governing systems, stability, and our constitutional health, and we're surrendering it all at the same time.
[ Constitutional Cultural Governing Health Living Losing Our Same Social Stability Surrendering Systems Time]
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- Keep your feet on the ground, but let your heart soar as high as it will. Refuse to be average or to surrender to the chill of your spiritual environment.
[ Average Chill Environment Feet Ground Heart High Keep Refuse Soar Spiritual Surrender Will Your]
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- There is too much at stake for us to surrender to the politics of polarization.
[ Much Polarization Politics Stake Surrender Too Us]
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- There's a side of me that dislikes feminism. I think we surrendered something and women were unable to reveal any kind of vulnerability.
[ Any Dislikes Feminism Kind Reveal Side Something Surrendered Think Unable Vulnerability Were Women]
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- There was a very convincing argument made that the extremists have won and the aggression is now supported by the majority, therefore fighting until surrender was the only alternative.
[ Aggression Alternative Argument Convincing Extremists Fighting Made Majority Now Only Supported Surrender Therefore Until Very Won]
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- No one should negotiate their dreams. Dreams must be free to fly high. No government, no legislature, has a right to limit your dreams. You should never agree to surrender your dreams.
[ Agree Dreams Fly Free Government High Legislature Limit Must Negotiate Never Right Should Surrender Their Your]
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- The first treasure California began to surrender after the Gold Rush as the oldest: her land.
[ After Began California First Gold Her Land Oldest Rush Surrender Treasure]
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- Surrender had played out for good with me.
[ Good Had Out Played Surrender]
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- My people were divided about surrendering.
[ Divided Surrendering Were]
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- The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.
[ Always Americans Choose Cost Freedom High Never Paid Path Shall Submission Surrender]
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- The path we have chosen for the present is full of hazards, as all paths are. The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.
[ Always Americans Choose Chosen Cost Freedom Full Hazards High Never Paid Path Paths Present Shall Submission Surrender]
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- If you surrender completely to the moments as they pass, you live more richly those moments.
[ Completely Live Moments More Pass Richly Surrender Those]
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- It is easy at any moment to surrender a large fortune; to build one up is a difficult and an arduous task.
[ Any Arduous Build Difficult Easy Fortune Large Moment Surrender Task Up]
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- The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
[ Harder Surrender Work]
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- Before my troops reached the little city, and before the people of Fredericksburg knew that any part of the Confederate army was near, there was great excitement over the demand for surrender.
[ Any Army Before City Confederate Demand Excitement Great Knew Little Near Over Part Reached Surrender Troops]
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- The decision to kiss for the first time is the most crucial in any love story. It changes the relationship of two people much more strongly than even the final surrender; because this kiss already has within it that surrender.
[ Already Any Because Changes Crucial Decision Even Final First Kiss Love More Most Much Relationship Story Strongly Surrender Than Time Two Within]
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- Once you permit those who are convinced of their own superior rightness to censor and silence and suppress those who hold contrary opinions, just at that moment the citadel has been surrendered.
[ Been Censor Citadel Contrary Convinced Hold Just Moment Once Opinions Own Permit Rightness Silence Superior Suppress Surrendered Their Those]
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- Art is nothing but the expression of our dream; the more we surrender to it the closer we get to the inner truth of things, our dream-life, the true life that scorns questions and does not see them.
[ Art Closer Does Dream Expression Get Inner Life More Nothing Our Questions Scorns See Surrender Them Things True Truth]
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- I surrendered my youth to the people I feared when I could have been out there loving someone. Don't make that mistake yourself. Life's too damn short.
[ Been Could Damn Feared Life Loving Make Mistake Out Short Someone Surrendered Too Yourself Youth]
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- My only regret about being gay is that I repressed it for so long. I surrendered my youth to the people I feared when I could have been out there loving someone. Don't make that mistake yourself. Life's too damn short.
[ Been Being Could Damn Feared Gay Life Long Loving Make Mistake Only Out Regret Repressed Short Someone Surrendered Too Yourself Youth]
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- And, if we lost, then who win? Did Al Qaida win? When on the floor of the House of Representatives they cheer - they cheer - when they pass a withdrawal motion that is a certain date for surrender, what were they cheering? Surrender? Defeat?
[ Al Certain Cheer Cheering Date Defeat Did Floor House Lost Motion Pass Qaida Representatives Surrender Then Were Win Withdrawal]
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- Do not yield. Do not flinch. Stand up. Stand up with our President and fight. We're Americans. We're Americans, and we'll never surrender. They will.
[ Americans Fight Never Our President Stand Surrender Up Will Yield]
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- The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality.
[ Comes Confuse Defeat Dreams Life Permanent Reality Surrendered Temptation]
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- No man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance.
[ Any Anyone Belief Destiny Enough Great Guidance Lead Man Only Our Own Restore Surrender Us Way Which Wise]
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- NATO believes it can pick on a small nation and force us to surrender our independence. And that is where NATO miscalculated. You are not willing to sacrifice lives to achieve our surrender. But we are willing to die to defend our rights as an independent sovereign nation.
[ Achieve Believes Defend Die Force Independence Independent Lives Nation Nato Our Pick Rights Sacrifice Small Sovereign Surrender Us Where Willing]
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- If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.
[ Air Could Ride Surrendered]
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- Surrender to life itself and you'll just be rewarded with so many things. And I've been rewarded so many times, in so many mysterious ways. So I have no reason to be disappointed with anything.
[ Anything Been Disappointed Itself Just Life Many Mysterious Reason Rewarded Surrender Things Times Ways]
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- To Mr. Seward: It is my desire that, in case Maximillian will surrender, he be sent here a prisoner of war, but that in the event of his continuing the war, or refusing to surrender, then he be shot.
[ Case Continuing Desire Event Here His Mr Prisoner Refusing Sent Seward Shot Surrender Then War Will]
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- Surrender your forces and give yourselves and your troops the opportunity to be a part of Iraq's future and not a part of Iraq's past.
[ Forces Future Give Iraq Opportunity Part Past Surrender Troops Your Yourselves]
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- There has not yet been a major ground offensive battle... There are, we know, negotiations going on between the opposition forces and the Taliban leadership for surrender.
[ Battle Been Between Forces Going Ground Know Leadership Major Negotiations Offensive Opposition Surrender Taliban Yet]
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- All of our reasoning ends in surrender to feeling.
[ Ends Feeling Our Reasoning Surrender]
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- Love is an attempt at penetrating another being, but it can only succeed if the surrender is mutual.
[ Another Attempt Being Love Mutual Only Penetrating Succeed Surrender]
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- France was an occupied country, a country that surrendered and was left without the right to choose.
[ Choose Country France Left Occupied Right Surrendered Without]
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- I will not surrender responsibility for my life and my actions.
[ Actions Life Responsibility Surrender Will]
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- My friends, no matter how rough the road may be, we can and we will, never, never surrender to what is right.
[ Friends How Matter May Never Right Road Rough Surrender Will]
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- Never surrender opportunity for security.
[ Never Opportunity Security Surrender]
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- But if there's an erosion at home, you know, Thomas Jefferson warned about a tyranny of an oligarchy and if we surrender our democracy to the tyranny of an oligarchy, we've made a terrible mistake.
[ Democracy Erosion Home Jefferson Know Made Mistake Oligarchy Our Surrender Terrible Thomas Tyranny Warned]
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- But there's no reason why we should abdicate our foundational principles because certain groups don't believe in them. You know, no majority should surrender its deeply held beliefs to those who don't believe in anything.
[ Abdicate Anything Because Beliefs Believe Certain Deeply Foundational Groups Held Know Majority Our Principles Reason Should Surrender Them Those Why]
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- After the atomic bombs were dropped, the war ended and we went into Tokyo Bay with the rest of the fleet, the Missouri and the rest of them, while they signed the terms of surrender that ended the war.
[ After Atomic Bay Bombs Dropped Ended Fleet Into Missouri Rest Signed Surrender Terms Them Tokyo War Went Were While]
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- Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
[ Bring Decision Into Making Never Otherwise Problem Rather Solution Solving Stage Surrender Than Yourself]
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- Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
[ Come Decide Develop Does Go Hardships Strength Strengths Struggles Surrender Through Winning Your]
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- A wise unselfishness is not a surrender of yourself to the wishes of anyone, but only to the best discoverable course of action.
[ Action Anyone Best Course Discoverable Only Surrender Unselfishness Wise Wishes Yourself]
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- Pol Pot will surrender, be captured or commit suicide.
[ Captured Commit Pol Pot Suicide Surrender Will]
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- Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that are called evils, to surrender to them our freedom, in defiance of which we ought to face any suffering.
[ Any Called Cringe Defiance Evil Evils Face Freedom Ought Our Real Shall Suffering Surrender Tell Them Things Which]
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- Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.
[ Demands Growth Security Surrender Temporary]
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- Chanting was very deep for me. It was as if I remembered it. It was like a real surrender.
[ Chanting Deep Real Remembered Surrender Very]
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- It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated... it is finished when it surrenders.
[ Defeat Defeated Enter Even Finished Human Inevitable Life Most Never Some Spirit Surrenders Victorious Will]
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- As to the war with Japan, the President had already received my memorandum in general as to the possibility of getting a substantial unconditional surrender from Japan which I had written before leaving Washington and which he had approved.
[ Already Approved Before General Getting Had Japan Leaving Memorandum Possibility President Received Substantial Surrender Unconditional War Washington Which Written]
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- For the first two weeks of filming, I remember bristling at some of the occurrences on the set, none of which directly involved me. Then I surrendered to the environment, to Michael's method, and became much happier, even though no one knew what to expect.
[ Became Directly Environment Even Expect Filming First Happier Involved Knew Method Michael Much None Occurrences Remember Set Some Surrendered Then Though Two Weeks Which]
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- Conversion is a complete surrender to Jesus. It's a willingness to do what he wants you to do.
[ Complete Conversion Jesus Surrender Wants Willingness]
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- Unless you have made a complete surrender and are doing his will it will avail you nothing if you've reformed a thousand times and have your name on fifty church records.
[ Avail Church Complete Doing Fifty His Made Name Nothing Records Reformed Surrender Thousand Times Unless Will Your]
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- You must surrender whatever preconceptions you have about music if you're really interested in it.
[ Interested Music Must Preconceptions Really Surrender Whatever]
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- The mongers brought them together upon a mutual surrender of their principles.
[ Brought Mutual Principles Surrender Their Them Together Upon]
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- To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders.
[ Mind Still Surrenders Universe Whole]
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- We can escape the commonplace only by manipulating it, controlling it, thrusting it into our dreams or surrendering it to the free play of our subjectivity.
[ Commonplace Controlling Dreams Escape Free Into Manipulating Only Our Play Subjectivity Surrendering]
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- To be one's self, and unafraid whether right or wrong, is more admirable than the easy cowardice of surrender to conformity.
[ Admirable Conformity Cowardice Easy More Right Self Surrender Than Unafraid Whether Wrong]
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- Poor Andy Nave was killed. He refused to surrender and was shot by Dick Fields. I felt sorry as he used to be quite friendly towards me before the war, but it could not be helped.
[ Andy Before Could Felt Fields Friendly Helped Killed Poor Quite Refused Shot Sorry Surrender Towards Used War]
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- I surrendered to a world of my imagination, reenacting all those wonderful tales my father would read aloud to me. I became a very active reader, especially history and Shakespeare.
[ Active Aloud Became Especially Father History Imagination Read Reader Shakespeare Surrendered Tales Those Very Wonderful World Would]
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