Characteristic Quotes

"Racism is taught in our society, it is not aut...

"Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics." - Alex Haley
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"Racism is taught in our society, it is not aut...

"Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic. It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar physical characteristics." - Alex Haley
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"Nothing is more characteristic of ...

"Nothing is more characteristic of a man than the mann in which he behaves toward fools." โ€” Henri-Fr๏ฟฝd๏ฟฝric Amiel
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He has all the charac...

He has all the characteristics of a dog--except loyalty....Sam Houston
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โ€œHuge brains, small necks, weak muscles, and fat ...

โ€œHuge brains, small necks, weak muscles, and fat walletsโ€”these are the dominant characteristics of the โ€™80sโ€”the generation of swine.โ€ โ€”Hunter S. Thompson
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โ€œYears ago, it had occurred to me that Darwin and Nietzsch...

โ€œYears ago, it had occurred to me that Darwin and Nietzsche agreed on one thing: the defining characteristic of the organism is striving.โ€ โ€• Paul Kalanithi, When Breath Becomes Air
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"Acceptance without proof is the fundamental characteri...

"Acceptance without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western religion, rejection without proof is the fundamental characteristic of Western science." โ€” Gary Zukav
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"To be a book-collector is to combine ...

"To be a book-collector is to combine the worst characteristics of a dope fiend with those of a miser." โ€” Robertson Davies
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Blindness is a chara...

Blindness is a characteristic, not a handicap. Dr. Kenneth jernigan.
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Querulous self-righteousness, combined with a refusa...

Querulous self-righteousness, combined with a refusal to look inwards or to examine ones own conduct and motives, is characteristic of our age. - Theodore Dalrymple
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"Nothing is more characteristic of ...

"Nothing is more characteristic of a man than the mann in which he behaves toward fools." โ€” Henri-Fr๏ฟฝd๏ฟฝric Amiel
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"The obsession with suicide is characteristic of the ma...

"The obsession with suicide is characteristic of the man who can neither live nor die, and whose attention never swerves from this double impossibility." - Emile M. Cioran
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Hope is outreaching desire with exp...

Hope is outreaching desire with expectancy of good. It is a characteristic of all living beings. -Edward S. Ame
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Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumb...

Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms. - Khalil Gibran
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Isn't it a characteristic of the age we li...

Isn't it a characteristic of the age we live in that it has made everyone in a way a migrant and a member of a minority?โ€ Amin Maalouf
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"The sportive, knightly battle awakens the best human characteristics. It doesn't separa...

"The sportive, knightly battle awakens the best human characteristics. It doesn't separate, but unites the combatants in understanding and respect. It also helps to connect the countries in the spirit of peace. That's why the Olympic Flame should never die." Adolf Hitler
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"The characteristic feature of the loser is to bemoan, in gene...

"The characteristic feature of the loser is to bemoan, in general terms, mankindโ€™s flaws, biases, contradictions, and irrationality - without exploiting them for fun and profit" - Nassim Taleb
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You already have every characteristic...

You already have every characteristic necessary for success if you recognize, claim, develop and use them. - Zig Ziglar
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"It is characteristic of the unlearned that they are forever p...

"It is characteristic of the unlearned that they are forever proposing something which is old, and because it has recently come to their own attention, supposing it to be new." - Calvin Coolidge
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I am indebted to the cat for a particular kind of honorable deceit: fo...

I am indebted to the cat for a particular kind of honorable deceit: for a greater control over myself; for a characteristic aversion to brutal sounds, and for the need to keep silent for long periods of time. Colette
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In the end, the characteristic forms of a tool's or m...

In the end, the characteristic forms of a tool's or medium's distortion, of its weakness and limitations, become sources of emotional meaning and intimacy. - Brian Eno
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