Yield Quotes

"...it is the struggle itself that is most important. We must strive to...

"...it is the struggle itself that is most important. We must strive to be more than we are...It does not matter that we will not reach our ultimate goal. The effort yields its own rewards" - Lt. Commander Data (ST:TNG)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 07
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But in pleasure it is man who yields to pleasur...

But in pleasure it is man who yields to pleasure. Now only mastery and sovereignty bring glory, and only slavery brings shame -Blaise Pascal, Pensees
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 15
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β€œI believe that there is a subtle magnetism ...

β€œI believe that there is a subtle magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield to it, will direct us aright.” β€”Henry David Thoreau
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 30
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I clung to my notion, ill defined though it was, that a serious study of any important body of hu...

I clung to my notion, ill defined though it was, that a serious study of any important body of human knowledge... if undertaken with a critical but not a cruel mind, would in the end yield some secret, some valuable permanent insight, into the nature of life and the true end of man. β€”Fifth Business
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 12
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β€œNever give in, never, never, never. In nothing, great or small, large or petty,...

β€œNever give in, never, never, never. In nothing, great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force, never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” -Winston Churchill
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We are all human and we are all unique, ...

We are all human and we are all unique, comparing yourself to someone else (collectively) will never yield a meaningful result.
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"The person who yields in an escalating argument is not necessarily the ...

"The person who yields in an escalating argument is not necessarily the weaker one, if they see that the value of the relationship is more important to them than the argument, they are in fact the wiser one." - Ravi Silari
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We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven, th...

We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 04
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β€œβ€˜I did that,’ says my memory. β€œI could not have ...

β€œβ€˜I did that,’ says my memory. β€œI could not have done that,” says my pride, and remains inexorable. Eventually - the memory yields.” - Friedrich Nietzsche
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β€œThe only way to get rid of tem...

β€œThe only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 22
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If the correct way to do it is...

If the correct way to do it is the wrong way, then I yield. β€”Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 26
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"The only way to get ...

"The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it" - Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 01
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"All men make mistakes, but a good man yields wh...

"All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride." - Sophocles, Antigone
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 11
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"Ah, when to the heart of man Was it ever less than a treason To go wi...

"Ah, when to the heart of man Was it ever less than a treason To go with the drift of things, To yield with a grace to reason, And bow and accept and accept the end Of a love or a season?” - Robert Frost's "Reluctance"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 11
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"While we assert for ourselves a freedom to embrace, to profess, and to observe, the Reli...

"While we assert for ourselves a freedom to embrace, to profess, and to observe, the Religion which we believe to be of divine origin, we cannot deny an equal freedom to them whose minds have not yielded to the evidence which has convinced us." - 5th President James Monroe
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 02
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"When the mind has once begun to yield to t...

"When the mind has once begun to yield to the weakness of superstition, trifles impress it with the force of conviction." - Ann Radcliffe
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 08
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β€œThe only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield ...

β€œThe only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with longing for the things it has forbidden to itself..."--Oscar Wilde
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 11
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"Great things are not accomplishe...

"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.” Jack Kerouac
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 08
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Great things are not accomplished ...

Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion. ~ Charles Kuralt
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 18
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Yield to all and y...

Yield to all and you will soon have nothing to yield. - Aesop
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 17
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"Learn to yield in the favour of many, so tha...

"Learn to yield in the favour of many, so that some will intercede on your behalf in disagreeable situations." AndrΓ© LuΓ­s through Chico Xavier
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 29
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No place worth knowing yields itself at sight, and thos...

No place worth knowing yields itself at sight, and those the least inviting on first view may leave the most haunting pictures upon the walls of memory. -Algernon Blackwood
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 11
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To Strive, to...

To Strive, to Seek, to Find, but not to yield.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 28
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"Great things are not accomplishe...

"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends, fads and popular opinion" - Jack Kerouac
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 10
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"Those who, while they disapprove of the character and measures of a government, ...

"Those who, while they disapprove of the character and measures of a government, yield to it their allegiance and support are undoubtedly its most conscientious supporters, and so frequently the most serious obstacles to reform." -Henry David Thoreau
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 19
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"Great things are not accomplishe...

"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends, fads, and popular opinion." - Jack Kerouac
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 27
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"There's a simplicity to war. Attacking is the only secret. Dare them...

"There's a simplicity to war. Attacking is the only secret. Dare them, and the world yields. How quickly they forget that all it takes to change the course of history...is the will of a single man." ~Captain Price
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 04
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