Demand Quotes

โ€œIf your path demands you...

โ€œIf your path demands you to walk through hell, walk as if you own the damn place.โ€
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"Ability will never c...

"Ability will never catch up with the demand for it." โ€” Malcolm Forbes
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โ€œWhen life gives you lemons, donโ€™t make lemonade. Make life take the lemons back! Get mad! ...

โ€œWhen life gives you lemons, donโ€™t make lemonade. Make life take the lemons back! Get mad! I donโ€™t want your damn lemons, what the hell am I supposed to do with these? Demand to see lifeโ€™s manager! Make life rue the day it thought it could give Cave Johnson lemons! โ€”Cave Johnson
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Demand not that I am the equal of ...

Demand not that I am the equal of the greatest, only that I am better than the wicked. ,,,Seneca the Younger
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โ€œShow me a god that does not demand mortal suffering. Show me a god that celebrates di...

โ€œShow me a god that does not demand mortal suffering. Show me a god that celebrates diversity, a celebration that embraces even non-believers, and is not threatened by them. Show me a god that understands the meaning of peace. In life, not in death.โ€ -Steven Erikson
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โ€œAll life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish...

โ€œAll life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today.โ€ โ€”Pope Paul VI
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Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the ...

Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best - Theodore Isaac Rubin
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"No tyranny is so irksome as petty tyranny: th...

"No tyranny is so irksome as petty tyranny: the officious demands of policemen, government clerks, and electromechanical gadgets." โ€” Edward Abbey
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"Fortune is ever so fickle, ...

"Fortune is ever so fickle, as it quickly demands back what it has given." -Takashi Masada
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I'm sick of your insane demands. When c...

I'm sick of your insane demands. When can I go into the supermarket and buy what I need with my good looks? - Allen Ginsberg
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โ€œIf your path demands you ...

โ€œIf your path demands you walk through hell, walk as if you own the place.โ€ --Unknown
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"Ability will never c...

"Ability will never catch up with the demand for it." โ€” Malcolm Forbes
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"Since the bicycle makes little demand on material or energy resources, contribute...

"Since the bicycle makes little demand on material or energy resources, contributes little to pollution, makes a positive contribution to health and causes little death or injury, it can be regarded as the most benevolent of machines." โ€”Stuart S. Wilson
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"[The Noble man] He will say, for instance: 'I may be mistaken of my value, and in the same ...

"[The Noble man] He will say, for instance: 'I may be mistaken of my value, and in the same breath demand my value be acknowledged exactly as I rate it.' This character, with the aid of history of all social strata should see the ordinary man is only what he passes for." - Nietzsche
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โ€œLandlord's right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, l...

โ€œLandlord's right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent for even the natural produce of the earth" - Adam Smith
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From music people accept pur...

From music people accept pure emotion, but from art they demand explanation. โ€”Agnes Martin
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Brigands demand your money...

Brigands demand your money or your life, whereas women require both. -- Samuel Butler
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Every next level o...

Every next level of your life will demand a different you :(
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If you want crappy things to sto...

If you want crappy things to stop happening to you, then stop accepting crap and start demanding more.
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"Perhaps one reason we are fascinated by cats is because such a small animal can conta...

"Perhaps one reason we are fascinated by cats is because such a small animal can contain so much independence, dignity, and freedom of spirit. Unlike the dog, the cat's personality is never bet on a human's. He demands acceptance on his own terms." - Lloyd Alexander
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"Earn the spotlight by being enterta...

"Earn the spotlight by being entertaining. Don't demand the spotlight by being an asshole." ~u/bobcat_copperthwait
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Landlordsโ€™ right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, l...

Landlordsโ€™ right has its origin in robbery. The landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for the natural produce of the earth. -Adam Smith
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โ€œThe heart is an arrow. I...

โ€œThe heart is an arrow. It demands aim to land true.โ€ โ€• Leigh Bardugo, Six of Crows
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โ€œIn the end the Party would announce that two and two made five, and you w...

โ€œIn the end the Party would announce that two and two made five, and you would have to believe it. It was inevitable that they should make that claim sooner or later: the logic of their position demanded it.โ€ โ€”George Orwell, 1984
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โ€œThere are moments when one has to choose between living oneโ€™s o...

โ€œThere are moments when one has to choose between living oneโ€™s own life, fully, entirely, completely-or dragging out some false, shallow, degrading existence that the world in its hypocrisy demandsโ€
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"Smile to life,even when it...

"Smile to life,even when its jokes are in bad taste and demand cheers" (William Ventura)
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โ€œHuman attention is a gift...

โ€œHuman attention is a gift, and no one can demand it from you.โ€ โ€” Daniel Post Senning
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The scientist was thrown off the jury...

The scientist was thrown off the jury for demanding they repeat the trial to make sure it gets the same result --self
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"People demand freedom of speech as a ...

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use." - Soren Kierkegaard
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Let us train our minds to...

Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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โ€œEven as todayโ€™s economy becomes ever-more digita...

โ€œEven as todayโ€™s economy becomes ever-more digitally connected, the highly skilled workers fueling its growth will continue to be in demand.โ€ - David Hunt
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" To demand the price of blood in order to forgive people's sins demonstrates complet...

" To demand the price of blood in order to forgive people's sins demonstrates complete lack of mercy, and to punish a guiltless person is undoubtedly the height of injustice " โ€•Simon Alfredo Caraballo, โ€œMy Great Love for Jesus โ€ under "The Original Sin", page 59.
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โ€When life gives you l...

โ€When life gives you lemons, throw them back and demand chocolate.โ€ Anon
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You can never be happily married to another unti...

You can never be happily married to another until you get a divorce from yourself. Successful marriage demands a certain death to self. -- Jerry McCant
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"Life demands changes...

"Life demands changes;changes demand a better life" (William Ventura)
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โ€œEvery nation has the right to demand proper t...

โ€œEvery nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.โ€ โ€• Mustafa Kemal Atatรผrk
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"People demand freedom of speech as a ...

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use." - Soren Kierkegaard
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"When I was growing up, we were taught the stories of people whose inventions and sc...

"When I was growing up, we were taught the stories of people whose inventions and scientific discoveries had expanded the lives of millions of other people. Today, students are being taught to admire those who complain, denounce, and demand." --Thomas Sowell
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Courage often demands restraint; strength must come with...

Courage often demands restraint; strength must come with self control. And many victories have been lost for failure to grasp this truth. โ€“ Leni Robredo, VP of the Philippines
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"Busyness serves as a kind of existential reassurance, a hedge against emptin...

"Busyness serves as a kind of existential reassurance, a hedge against emptiness: Obviously your life cannot possibly be silly or trivial or meaningless if you are so busy, completely booked, in demand every hour of the day." -Tim Kreider
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"For precocity some great pri...

"For precocity some great price is always demanded sooner or later in life." -Margaret Fuller
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"The premier demand upon all education is that Auschwitz not hap...

"The premier demand upon all education is that Auschwitz not happen again. Its priority before any other requirement is such that I believe I need not and should not justify it." - Theodor W. Adorno
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"People demand freedom of speech as a ...

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use." - Sรธren Kierkegaard.
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"People demand freedom of speech as a ...

"People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use." โ€“ Soren Kierkegaard
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I am not so weak as to submit to the demands of the age when they go against my convi...

I am not so weak as to submit to the demands of the age when they go against my convictions. I spin a cocoon around myself; let others do the same. I shall leave it to time to show what will come of it: a brilliant butterfly or maggot. โ€ โ€” Caspar David Friedrich
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That's the thing ab...

That's the thing about pain. It demands to be felt. -John Green
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LOVE doesn't demand to be loved ...

LOVE doesn't demand to be loved back. But it doesn't mean it exists to be taken for granted. - Unknown
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โ€œIf everyone demanded peace ins...

โ€œIf everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.โ€ โ€• John Lennon
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โ€œAge asks with timidity to be spared intolerable pa...

โ€œAge asks with timidity to be spared intolerable pain; youth, taking fortune by the beard , demands joy like a right.โ€ -- The Dynamiter (Robert Louis Stevenson)
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"Which is why love's only de...

"Which is why love's only demand is that we fall" -Shaun David Huntchinson (We Are the Ants)
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โ€œDemanding change and justice is worlds differe...

โ€œDemanding change and justice is worlds different from devoting time and efforts to making those changes and creating that justice.โ€ - Loren Weisman
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โ€œNever do anything against ...

โ€œNever do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.โ€ โ€” Albert Einstein.
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"Social media, it's just the market...

"Social media, it's just the market's answer to a generation that demanded to perform." - Make Happy, Bo Burnham
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"Experience demands that man is the only animal which d...

"Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor. " โ€” Thomas Jefferson
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"Emotional intelligence does not mean merely "being nice". At strategic moment it may demand ...

"Emotional intelligence does not mean merely "being nice". At strategic moment it may demand not "being nice", but rather, for example, bluntly confronting someone with an uncomfortable but consequential truth they've been avoiding." - Daniel Goleman, Working with Emotional Intelligence
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Think once before you give,...

Think once before you give, twice before you take and a thousand times before you demand
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"Many books require no thought from those who read t...

"Many books require no thought from those who read them, and for a very simple reason; they made no such demand upon those who wrote them." - Charles Caleb Colton
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Love demands ...

Love demands infinitely less than friendship.
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"How absurd men are! They never use th...

"How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, and they demand those they do not have." โ€” Soren Kierkegaard
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I never married unless I was in love. I am an incurable romantic. These days, everyone wants a f...

I never married unless I was in love. I am an incurable romantic. These days, everyone wants a formula, and a list โ€“ they want this, they want that, yadda yadda yadda. People today have their list of demands, and they miss connections, they miss empathy. Life is chemistry. -Carmen Dell'Orefice
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''The proliferation of smart phones, social media, and near-constant internet access [causes...

''The proliferation of smart phones, social media, and near-constant internet access [causes us to] become exhausted by the constant demands on our time and attention. Giving provides relief from the bombardment of information so ubiquitous in our modern culture.'' - Jean Shafiroff
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Faith and fear both dema...

Faith and fear both demand you believe in something you cannot see. You choose!
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