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Circumstances Quotes

Given the right circumstances, people who are always late can be on time.
Bruce Baker
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Realistically, it's going to be very, very hard to extend existing tax cuts under current circumstances
Bruce Bartlett
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Dave Barry
Never under any circumstances take a sleeping pill and a laxative on the same night
Dave Barry
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Marcus Aurelius
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect.
Marcus Aurelius
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Joseph Addison
The man who will live above his present circumstances, is in great danger of soon living beneath them; or as the Italian proverb says, "The man that lives by hope, will die by despair
Joseph Addison
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Billy Graham
The happiness which brings enduring worth to life is not the superficial happiness that is dependent on circumstances. It is the happiness and contentment that fills the soul even in the midst of the most distressing circumstances and the most bitter environment. It is the kind of happiness that grins when things go wrong and smiles through the tears. The happiness for which our souls ache is one undisturbed by success or failure, one which will root deeply inside us and give inward relaxation, peace, and contentment, no matter what the surface problems may be. That kind of happiness stands in need of no outward stimulus.
Billy Graham
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We have made a commitment that every Gillette employee will know his or her circumstances within 6 months or less of the closing. And in a lot of cases, it's going to be less.
A.G. Lafley
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With Jordan and Turkey the circumstances were unique. We approached them in a way that preserved key alliances and didn't help the regime of Saddam Hussein.
Adam Ereli
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Despite your circumstances in life, you can truly achieve anything in life through hard work and faith.
Allison Feaster
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These underclassmen have gotten enough experience because of the circumstances, and now they're performing more like veterans than rookies.
Keith Hauber
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There are no extraordinary men...just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.
Admiral Frederick
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James Allen
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound
James Allen
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Joseph Addison
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.
Joseph Addison
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Benjamin Disraeli
Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter.
Benjamin Disraeli
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Ulysses Grant
There are many men who would have done better than I did under the circumstances in which I found myself. If I had never held command; if I had fallen, there were 10,000 behind who would have followed the contest to the end and never surrendered the
Ulysses Grant
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Under the circumstances with the injuries and the club financial pressures, the team did well.
Adrian Hurley
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The ethics of Truth always returns, in precise circumstances, to fighting for the True against the four fundamentals forms of Evil: obscurantism, commercial academicism, the politics of profit and inequality, and sexual barbarism.
Alain Badiou
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I always felt myself to be an unlucky person like Donald, who is a victim of so many circumstances. But there isn't a person in the United States who couldn't identify with him. He is everything, he is everybody; he makes the same mistakes that we all make.
Carl Barks
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Edmund Burke
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from it, under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all.
Edmund Burke
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However, even under the best of circumstances, four-year graduation rates for the next few years will be substantially lower than those in the three provinces.
Alan King
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We are engaged in a massive effort under difficult circumstances to save lives and stabilize this crisis so that we may begin to restore our communities. This is job one.
Charlie Melancon
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It's our expectation that the secretary-general's mission ... will examine all the circumstances leading to the recent events in Venezuela.
Philip Reeker
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We are operating in a manner that we unfortunately must do, under the circumstances.
Alan McCoy
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We've had some unfortunate circumstances back there.
Al Golden
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We have every reason to believe they (the Iraqis) can and will ... Under the present circumstances, with what we have now, we believe that what steps the Iraqi government have taken are effective and sufficient.
Adam Ereli
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[There was] no relationship between denunciations and my resignation, ... Several reasons that make circumstances that oblige me to announce resignation here. It's not easy to understand, I know.
Alberto Fujimori
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it would be arrogant not to consider the issue of resignation in such circumstances but stressed he had no plans to resign.
Ian Blair
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I want to dispel any notion that coach Waters' resignation was due to the unfortunate circumstances surrounding his missing our game with Marquette. That is simply not true.
Robert Mulcahy
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It's going to be a great learning experience, no matter what the circumstances are. This is the dream of almost every kid.
Alex Smith
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