Absence Quotes

โ€œCourage is not the absence of fear, but ra...

โ€œCourage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.โ€ -- Franklin D. Roosevelt
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โ€œIf your absence doesn...

โ€œIf your absence doesnโ€™t bother them your presence never mattered to themโ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 02
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โ€œCourage is resistance to...

โ€œCourage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.โ€ -Mark Twain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 04
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โ€œIf darkness is not really darkness at all, but ...

โ€œIf darkness is not really darkness at all, but rather, the absence of light; then my flaws are not really flaws at all, but rather, the absence of youโ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 07
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"Courage is not the absence of fear, but ra...

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear" - Franklin D. Roosevelt
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 08
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โ€ชโ€œMental health is ...

โ€ชโ€œMental health is far more than the absence of mental illnessโ€โ€ฌ
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 21
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"A facility for quotation ...

"A facility for quotation covers the absence of original thought." โ€” Dorothy L. Sayers
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โ€˜I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but...

โ€˜I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.โ€™ Nelson Mandela
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 21
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"When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in ...

"When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence." โ€” Brendan Behan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 04
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โ€œAnother womanโ€™s...

โ€œAnother womanโ€™s beauty is not the absence of your own.โ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 26
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"courage is not the absence of fear but...

"courage is not the absence of fear but rather the judgment that something else is more important" ~ James Neil Hollingworth
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"I felt her absence. It was like waking up one day...

"I felt her absence. It was like waking up one day with no teeth in your mouth. You wouldn't need to run to the mirror to know they were gone." -James Dashner
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 19
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โ€œHappiness is not the absence ...

โ€œHappiness is not the absence of problems, it's the ability to deal with them.โ€ โ€• Steve Maraboli
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 09
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โ€œDo you know what we call opinio...

โ€œDo you know what we call opinion in the absence of evidence? We call it prejudice.โ€ โ€• Michael Crichton
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 13
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Her absence is like...

Her absence is like the sky, spread over everything. -C.S. Lewis
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โ€œI learned that courage was not the absence of fear...

โ€œI learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.โ€
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 21
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"I dote on his ...

"I dote on his very absence." โ€” William Shakespeare
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 15
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"My solitude doesnโ€™t depend on the presence or absence of p...

"My solitude doesnโ€™t depend on the presence or absence of people; on the contrary, I hate who steals my solitude without, in exchange, offering me true company." - Friedrich Nietzsche
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 29
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"Courage is resistance to ...

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear." โ€” Mark Twain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 02
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"In the absence of clearly defined goa...

"In the absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia." โ€” Robert Heinlein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 24
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"Enlightenment is nothing more tha...

"Enlightenment is nothing more than the complete absence of resistance to what is. End of story." --Adyashanti
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 16
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โ€œYou are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can d...

โ€œYou are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can do is to bring back a new idea, because our world is endangered by the absence of good ideas. Our world is in crisis because of the absence of consciousness.โ€ - Terrence Mckenna
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 08
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"Courage is resistance to...

"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear--not absence of fear." - Mark Twain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 15
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"Absence is to love what wind is to fire; / It...

"Absence is to love what wind is to fire; / It extinguishes the small, it kindles the great" Comte de Bussy-Rabutin, Histoire Amoureuse des Gaules
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 16
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"Man is a credulous animal, and must believe some...

"Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones." โ€” Bertrand Russell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 30
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Absence is to love what wind is to...

Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, and kindles the great. - Roger de Rabutin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 21
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โ€œCourage is not the absence of fear, but ra...

โ€œCourage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear.โ€ โ€• Franklin D. Roosevelt
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 27
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โ€œOf course Iโ€™ll hurt you. Of course youโ€™ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. ...

โ€œOf course Iโ€™ll hurt you. Of course youโ€™ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter. To become presence, means accepting the risk of absenceโ€ฆโ€ โ€”Antoine de Saint-Exupรฉry
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 04
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โ€œOf course Iโ€™ll hurt you. Of course youโ€™ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. B...

โ€œOf course Iโ€™ll hurt you. Of course youโ€™ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter. To become presence, means accepting the risk of absence.โ€ โ€• Antoine de Saint-Exupรฉry.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 11
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"Bravery is not the absence...

"Bravery is not the absence of fear, but the courage to act despite it." ~ Nelson Mandala
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 22
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"The best giving i...

"The best giving is the absence of possessiveness." - Atisha
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Fear is the absence of love. Do som...

Fear is the absence of love. Do something with love, forget about fear. If you love well, fear disappears. Osho
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 20
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"Cities can be lonely places, and in admitting this we see that loneliness doesnโ€™t necessaril...

"Cities can be lonely places, and in admitting this we see that loneliness doesnโ€™t necessarily require physical solitude, but rather an absence or paucity of connection, closeness, kinship: an inability, for one reason or another, to find as much intimacy as is desired." -Olivia Laing
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 18
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Happiness is th...

Happiness is the absence of the pursuit of happiness.
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"The absence of lov...

"The absence of love is more potent than the presence of it." -Me
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"The goal of a leader should be to bui...

"The goal of a leader should be to build a group that can run effectively even in the absence of a leader." - Ravi Silari
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 07
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Absence sharpens lo...

Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it. Benjamin Franklin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 14
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"Life is ironic, It takes sadness to know...

"Life is ironic, It takes sadness to know what happiness is. Noise to appreciate silence. And absence to value presence"-Anonymous
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 19
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"Silence is not an absence but a p...

"Silence is not an absence but a presence. Not an emptiness but repletion. A filling up." - Anne D. LeClaire
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 09
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Faith is belief based on an absence...

Faith is belief based on an absence of data. It invites disaster. โ€”Damien Wayne, Justice League vs. Teen Titans
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 24
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"Courage isn't the absence of fe...

"Courage isn't the absence of fear, but an urgent impulse to do something despite fear." - Grant Cardone
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 05
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"I dote on his ...

"I dote on his very absence." โ€” William Shakespeare
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"A life without purpose is...

"A life without purpose is like a soccer match in the absence of goal posts" A-Snortch
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"In solitude there is healing ...

"In solitude there is healing โ€ฆ Sometimes in the absence of noise we find the answers." โ€” Dodinsky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 03
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โ€œHappiness is not the absence of problems...

โ€œHappiness is not the absence of problems, it's the ability to deal with them.โ€ โ€• Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 15
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Courage is not the absence of fear, but ...

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. โ€“ Ambrose Redmoon
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 04
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"True peace is not absence of...

"True peace is not absence of tension; it is the presence of justice." - Martin Luther King Jr.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 12
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Courage is resistance to...

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. Mark Twain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 07
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"Life is so ironic it takes sadness to kno...

"Life is so ironic it takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence." - Curiano
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Happiness is th...

Happiness is the absence of the pursuit of happiness.
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I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but ...

I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. โ€“ Nelson Mandela
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 17
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โ€˜Courage is resistance to...

โ€˜Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.โ€™ -Mark Twain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 28
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"What you want, someone else always has. And usually, it means nothing to the person who act...

"What you want, someone else always has. And usually, it means nothing to the person who actually has it. It's pretty much a miracle when you have what you want, and most comedies and tragedies happen due to the absence of that miracle. That's basically how this whole world works."
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 30
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โ€œAbsence, the h...

โ€œAbsence, the highest form of presence.โ€ โ€”James Joyce
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"Those who lose their hold do so from their own want of strength...

"Those who lose their hold do so from their own want of strength; but desiring to conceal their weakness, they attribute the absence of success to the first critic that mentions them." H.P. Lovecraft
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 28
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"Absence is to love what wind is to...

"Absence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it enkindles the great." - Roger de Rabutin
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โ€œAbsence is a house so vast that inside you w...

โ€œAbsence is a house so vast that inside you will pass through its walls and hang pictures on the air.โ€ - Pablo Neruda, One Hundred Love Sonnets
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 16
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โ€œI learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but...

โ€œI learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.โ€ - Nelson Mandela
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 20
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"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather...

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than one's fear." - Ambrose Hollingworth Redmoon
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 30
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โ€œContent precedes design. Design i...

โ€œContent precedes design. Design in the absence of content is not design, itโ€™s decoration.โ€ - Jeffrey Zeldman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 02
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โ€œCourage is resistance to...

โ€œCourage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.โ€ -Mark Twain
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 27
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"we only come to find...

"we only come to find out the true value of things in the absence of it
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โ€œHappiness is the abs...

โ€œHappiness is the absence of the striving for happiness.โ€ - Chuang-Tzu
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 06
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"Absence of eviden...

"Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence." Carl Sagan
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โ€œContent precedes design. Design i...

โ€œContent precedes design. Design in the absence of content is not design, itโ€™s decoration.โ€ - Jeffrey Zeldman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 10
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"When you part from your friend, you grieve not; for that whi...

"When you part from your friend, you grieve not; for that which you love most in him may be clearer in his absence, as the mountain to the climber is clearer from the plain." - Khalil Gibran
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 22
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Happiness is the abs...

Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness.-Zhuang Zhou
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 25
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"True ignorance is not the ab...

"True ignorance is not the absence of knowledge, but the refusal to acquire it." ~ Karl Popper
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"wealth is like health: Its utter abs...

"wealth is like health: Its utter absence can breed misery, but having it doesnโ€™t guarantee happiness." -David G. Myers
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 06
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โ€œThe absence of a mess...

โ€œThe absence of a message sometimes is a presence of one.โ€ โ€• Hasse Jerner
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 19
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โ€œLove is the ab...

โ€œLove is the absence of judgment.โ€ โ€• Dalai Lama XIV
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 13
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โ€œPeace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be...

โ€œPeace does not mean an absence of conflicts; differences will always be there. Peace means solving these differences through peaceful means; through dialogue, education, knowledge; and through humane ways.โ€ ~ Dalai Lama XIV
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 10
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Courage is not the absen...

Courage is not the absence of fear; it is the conquest of it. - William Danforth
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 10
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"The happiness of a man in this life do...

"The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions." - Alfred Tennyson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 05
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"Your absence has gone through me like...

"Your absence has gone through me like thread through a needle. Everything I do is stitched with its color. - W. S. Merwin
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 18
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Peace is not just the absence of war. Like a...

Peace is not just the absence of war. Like a cathedral, peace must be constructed patiently and with unshakable faith ----- Pope John Paul 2
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 15
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"Happiness blooms in the presence of self-respect and the absence of ego. Love yo...

"Happiness blooms in the presence of self-respect and the absence of ego. Love yourself. Love everyone around you. Love everyone in the whole world. Know that your own life is of infinite importance, as is every other life." - Jonathan Lockwood Huie
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 31
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โ€œAbsence is to love what wind is to fi...

โ€œAbsence is to love what wind is to fire; it extinguishes the small, it inflames the great.โ€ โ€• Roger de Rabutin de Bussy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 06
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โ€œPeace is not the absence of confli...

โ€œPeace is not the absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.โ€ -- Ronald Reagan
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 15
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โ€œIn the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become...

โ€œIn the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it.โ€ โ€• Robert A. Heinlein
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 06
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"Freedom is not the absence of commitments, b...

"Freedom is not the absence of commitments, but the ability to choose - and commit myself to - what is best for me." - Paulo Coehlo, The Zahir
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 05
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Courage is not the absence of fear, but ...

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear. โ€”Ambrose Redmoon
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