Crisis Quotes

"Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to ...

"Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to our eyes. Silently and imperceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and at last some crisis shows what we have become." - Brooke Foss Westcott
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"Crisis doesnโ€™t ch...

"Crisis doesnโ€™t change people; it reveals them." โ€”Eric Walters
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โ€œIโ€™ve been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dange...

โ€œIโ€™ve been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dangerous thing to do. But donโ€™t worry. Itโ€™s fine. Trust me, Iโ€™ve done this before and I can assure you it doesnโ€™t lead to anything.โ€ โ€” Greta Thunberg in remarks delivered in Davis today
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 23
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There are no happy endings...

There are no happy endings in history, only crisis points that pass. ...Isaac Asimov
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"The hottest places in Hell are reser...

"The hottest places in Hell are reserved for those who, in times of moral crisis, preserved their neutrality." -- Dante
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"The real problem of humanity is the following: we have paleolithic emotio...

"The real problem of humanity is the following: we have paleolithic emotions; medieval institutions; and god-like technology. And it is terrifically dangerous, and it is now approaching a point of crisis overall." --E. O. Wilson
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The hottest places in hell are reserved ...

The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who during times of great moral crisis maintained their neutrality.โ€ โ€” Dante
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"The darkest places in hell are reserve...

"The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis." --Dante Alighieri
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 16
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"Lately, I've been up, stressing drinking all night. Take me to a place where everything i...

"Lately, I've been up, stressing drinking all night. Take me to a place where everything is alright. Nobody can stop us, tell them to watch us I ain't playing no games, this shit ain't the same I'm done. To keep it real I'm feeling numb" Dion Timmer - Identity Crisis ft. REXEX
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 29
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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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"Power is nothing more than a fine balance between nicety and intimidation. For a Machiavellia...

"Power is nothing more than a fine balance between nicety and intimidation. For a Machiavellian individual or leader, it is necessary to tend to the latter when people are in crisis. Intimidation is more effective as a grease through which power gets to work than is nicety." - Ravi Silari
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 09
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โ€œLiberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a w...

โ€œLiberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a war footing, or even a near war footing. Permanent crisis justifies permanent control of everybody and everything by the agencies of central government.โ€ - Aldous Huxley
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 23
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"There cannot be a crisis ...

"There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full." โ€” Henry Kissinger
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 26
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โ€œWhen we cling, often forever, to our old patterns of thinking and behaving, we fail t...

โ€œWhen we cling, often forever, to our old patterns of thinking and behaving, we fail to negotiate any crisis, to truly grow up, and to experience the joyful sense of rebirth that accompanies the successful transition into greater maturity.โ€ The Road Less Travelled
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 24
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โ€œYou do realize that behind many celebrities, politicians and other popular figures tweets, th...

โ€œYou do realize that behind many celebrities, politicians and other popular figures tweets, they have PR, publicists, strategists, crisis management teams & others that help pen their posts.โ€ Shared this with a 22 year old that was convinced I was an idiot for saying it. Loren Weisman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 05
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โ€œAny idiot can face a crisis. ...

โ€œAny idiot can face a crisis. It is this day-to-day living that wears you down.โ€ โ€“ Anton Chekhov
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"Our nation is facing a crisis of liberty if we do not control campaign expendatures. We must pro...

"Our nation is facing a crisis of liberty if we do not control campaign expendatures. We must proove that elective office is not for sale. We must convince the public that elected officials are what James Madison intended us to be, agents of the soverign people, not the hired hands of rich givers."
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 23
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During a crisis, you do not rise to ...

During a crisis, you do not rise to your level of heroism, but fall to your level of preparation. -My CPR instructor
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"To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose phil...

"To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose philosophy consists in holding humanity in contempt, is like administering medicine to the dead, or endeavoring to convert an atheist by scripture.โ€ โ€• Thomas Paine, The American Crisis
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โ€œWe both looked into the abyss;...

โ€œWe both looked into the abyss; the only difference is, you blinked.โ€ -Batman, Crisis on Two Earths
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"In moments of crisis one is never fight...

"In moments of crisis one is never fighting against an external enemy, but always against one's own body" George Orwell, 1984.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 06
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JFK: "The hottest places in hell are r...

JFK: "The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in times of great moral crisis, maintain their neutrality.'
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โ€œWe have a leadership crisis in our world today. It is based on the reality t...

โ€œWe have a leadership crisis in our world today. It is based on the reality that we have developed leaders who care more about what people think about them, or how they are seen than they care about those that follow them.โ€ - Ford Taylor
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 03
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"Any idiot can face a crisis...

"Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you out." - Anton Chekhov
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 07
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"There cannot be a crisis...

"There cannot be a crisis next week. My schedule is already full" โ€• Henry Kissinger
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 08
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"When written in Chinese, the word 'Crisis' is co...

"When written in Chinese, the word 'Crisis' is composed of two characters-one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity." - John F. Kennedy
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In Chinese, the word crisis is composed of...

In Chinese, the word crisis is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity. John F. Kennedy
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 03
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"It's not really anyone's, it...

"It's not really anyone's, it's just a place." - My 6 year old cousin on the Ukrainian Crisis
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โ€œThere is no better way to find out the true heart, honor, and professi...

โ€œThere is no better way to find out the true heart, honor, and professionalism of a person, than seeing how they handle themselves and others when facing a crisis, disaster or intense level of pressure.โ€ - Loren Weisman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 15
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โ€œLife always waits for some crisi...

โ€œLife always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.โ€ ~ Paulo Coelho
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 11
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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€ - Terence McKenna
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 28
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"To be mature means to face,...

"To be mature means to face, and not evade, every fresh crisis that comes." - Fritz Kunkel
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 27
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"Liberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a w...

"Liberty, as we all know, cannot flourish in a country that is permanently on a war footing, or even a near war footing. Permanent crisis justifies permanent control of everybody and everything by the agencies of central government." - Aldous Huxley
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 28
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"Turn your midlife crisis to your own advantage by makin...

"Turn your midlife crisis to your own advantage by making it a time for renewal of your body and mind, rather than stand by helplessly and watch them decline." - Jane E. Brody
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 22
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Weโ€™re all just one step away from a psychotic break.โ€”One ...

Weโ€™re all just one step away from a psychotic break.โ€”One wrong answer from a drug addiction. One bad day from becoming homeless. One moment away from any given crisis. - Unknown
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 24
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"To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose philo...

"To argue with a man who has renounced the use and authority of reason, and whose philosophy consists in holding humanity in contempt, is like administering medicine to the dead, or endeavoring to convert an atheist by scripture." - Thomas Paine's The American Crisis
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 21
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โ€œOnly something as insane as human beings would ever asked themselves if โ€˜Iโ€™...

โ€œOnly something as insane as human beings would ever asked themselves if โ€˜Iโ€™m good.โ€™ You donโ€™t find oak trees having existential crisis. โ€˜I feel so rotten about myself. I donโ€™t produce as much acorns as the one next to me.โ€™โ€ -Adyashanti
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 12
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โ€œLife always waits for some cris...

โ€œLife always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.โ€ ~Paul Coelho
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 23
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"Bad companies are destroyed by crisis. Good companies ...

"Bad companies are destroyed by crisis. Good companies survive them. Great individuals, like great companies, find a way to transform weakness into strength." - Ryan Holiday
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 14
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You are an explorer, and you represent our species, and the greatest good you can d...

You 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. Terence McKenna
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 21
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Stagnancy during a period of high technology is a telling sy...

Stagnancy during a period of high technology is a telling symptom of a corrupt world, and any corruption which stymies progress must be chronicled as wholly criminal in a time of crisis.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 12
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"Only a crisisโ€”actual o...

"Only a crisisโ€”actual or perceivedโ€“โ€“produces real change." - Milton Friedman
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 04
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