Passive Quotes

โ€œPassive-Aggressive behavior consumes unnecessary time a...

โ€œPassive-Aggressive behavior consumes unnecessary time and resources. Say what you mean, let's resolve the issue, and move on to more productive tasks.โ€ โ€• Izey Victoria Odiase
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"All of life is a revolving force. There is the active, an...

"All of life is a revolving force. There is the active, and the passive. In music, the tonic, and the dominant. The relationship revolves, and creates the entire universe." - Unknown
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โ€œPatience is not passive....

โ€œPatience is not passive. On the contrary, itโ€™s concentrated strength.โ€ -Bruce Lee
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"Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. Bu...

"Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow - that is patience. The two most powerful warriors are patience and time." - Leo Tolstoy
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"In your actions, donโ€™t procrastinate. In your conversations, donโ€™t co...

"In your actions, donโ€™t procrastinate. In your conversations, donโ€™t confuse. In your thoughts, donโ€™t wander. In your soul, donโ€™t be passive or aggressive. In your life, donโ€™t be all about business.โ€ โ€“ Marcus Aurelius
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 18
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โ€œThe smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to stric...

โ€œThe smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum....โ€ โ€• Noam Chomsky, The Common Good
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"With those who wish to think amiss of me, I have learned to be perfec...

"With those who wish to think amiss of me, I have learned to be perfectly indifferent; but where I know a mind to be ingenuous, and to need only truth to set it to rights, I cannot be passive." โ€”Thomas Jefferson (1804)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 26
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"The enquiry in England is not whether a man has talents or genius, but whether h...

"The enquiry in England is not whether a man has talents or genius, but whether he is passive and polite, a virtuous ass, and obedient to noblemenโ€™s opinions in art and science. If he is, he is a good man; if not, he must be starved." --William Blake
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 23
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"The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, o...

"The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. He goes 'sightseeing'." - Daniel J Boorstin
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As long as the general population is passive, apathetic, diverted to consume...

As long as the general population is passive, apathetic, diverted to consumerism or hatred of the vulnerable, then the powerful can do as they please, and those who survive will be left to contemplate the outcome. - Prof. Noam Chomsky
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โ€œIf I have to justify or prove my friendship to you by liking or sharing a post, the...

โ€œIf I have to justify or prove my friendship to you by liking or sharing a post, then we are not friends. People I call friends, don't use passive-aggressive approaches with their friends to bump up their likes, shares or connections online. " - Loren Weisman
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Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make...

Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high. - Bradley Whitford
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 22
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"Reading, in contrast to sitting ...

"Reading, in contrast to sitting before the screen, is not a purely passive exercise.." - George F. Kennan
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"Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creativ...

"Peace is not the absence of conflict but the presence of creative alternatives for responding to conflict - alternatives to passive or aggressive responses, alternatives to violence." - Dorothy Thompson
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โ€œPatience is waiting. Not passively waiting. Th...

โ€œPatience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow - that is patience.โ€ St. Augustine
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 01
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"Every time we witness an injustice & do not ...

"Every time we witness an injustice & do not act, we train our character to be passive in its presence & thereby eventually lose." - Julian Assange
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 04
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As long as the general population is passive, apathetic, diverted to consu...

As long as the general population is passive, apathetic, diverted to consumerism or hatred of the vulnerable, then the powerful can do as they please, and those who survive will be left to contemplate the outcome. - Noam Chomsky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 02
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He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he ...

He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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"Reaching your dream cannot be done passively...

"Reaching your dream cannot be done passively. If you're not striving to make it happen, you are allowing it to not happen." --Mark Rosewater
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