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Control Quotes

Oscar Wilde
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them.
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More enduringly than any other sport, wrestling teaches self-control and pride. Some have wrestled without great skill - none have wrestled without pride.
Dan Gable Permalink
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Wayne Dyer
It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there's nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.
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If we play the way we can, we still can help control our own destiny.
Bobby Perry Permalink
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We still control our own destiny, ... As bad as this feels we still have a lot to play for.
D.J. Shockley Permalink
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Basically, from here out, we control our own destiny. If we'll come out and play like we did those two games against New Mexico, I like our chances and I think we'll be in a good position.
Brian Blessie Permalink
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I think it's beneficial because we control our own destiny. Every time we play them it gets us ready for the playoffs.
Jason Ward Permalink
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The players were focused and in control of their game and deserved this result. But we all know we've still got some difficult games to play.
Brett Taylor Permalink
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
One ought to hold on to one's heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too.
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We try to stop the running game. From that point, we defend everything else. If you can't control the run, they can do whatever they want. Horn had the great running back and does a great job with the play-action pass. We had to try and take away the run and make them one-dimensional.
David Gibbs Permalink
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The data suggest potential future targets for the development of drugs and behavioral interventions to control asthma and other stress-responsive disorders.
Richard Davidson Permalink
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We seem to think, at this point, it was just a little trash fire that quickly got out of control.
Brian Adam Permalink
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The fishing vessel's crew was able to put the fire under control by themselves.
Mike Bonin Permalink
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When the people fear their government, there is tyranny; when the government fears the people, there is liberty.
Thomas Jefferson Permalink
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Bill Lester
They would definitely be in control of their own destiny ... But they still need a place to play and Major League Baseball still needs a presence in the Upper Midwest.
Bill Lester Permalink
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We control our own destiny. Our guard play has been disappointing all along. At some point we need to step up and take control.
Dorothy Gaters Permalink
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I just read this great science fiction story. It's about how machines take control of humans and turn them into zombie slaves! . . . HEY! What time is it?? My TV show is on!
Bill Watterson Permalink
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Lord Alfred Tennyson
Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control - these three alone lead to power
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Benjamin Franklin
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
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We definitely came into the game with a goal to control the boards, thinking box out. We did a really good job sticking to that until the second half when we let them get too many offensive rebounds.
Brooke Queenan Permalink
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Abraham Lincoln
Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes crimes out of things that are not crimes.
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We came out flat and allowed Southern Miss to control the tempo early. Southern Miss came out with a lot of energy and played like they had something to prove after the results from the fall. It was an evenly played game in the first half, but we weren't winning many of the 50 percent chances.
Brooks Monaghan Permalink
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Brian Billick
Passion, emotion and intensity are good, but they've always got to be under control.
Brian Billick Permalink
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Jack Kerouac
My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.
Jack Kerouac Permalink
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William Blake
Those who control their passions do so because their passions are weak enough to be controlled.
William Blake Permalink
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Brian Billick
They acted like out of control men, ... They acted like men who let the passion of the moment get away from them.
Brian Billick Permalink
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We're in a position where we can control our own destiny. We don't need anybody to help us out. We've just got to win a series next weekend, finish up on the right note and get us to the post season.
Brian Blessie Permalink
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It's up to us. You want to be in position to control your own destiny. You can't ask for anything more than that.
Terry Stotts Permalink
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We're still in control of our own destiny (before last Tuesday). Every team comes to play against us every night, and I have to give West all the credit. Some of their players really stepped their games up.
Mike Thornton Permalink
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They're not about helping people, they're about punishing people. You can't control this, especially since it's easier today to place a bet today on any college campus than to buy a beer.
Arnie Wexler Permalink
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