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Shunned Quotes and Sayings
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For the introduction of a new kind of music must be
shunned as imperiling the whole state;
since styles of music are never disturbed without affecting
the most important political institutions.
- Plato

The only objects of practical reason are therefore those of good and evil.
For by the former is meant an object necessarily desired
according to a principle of reason;
by the latter one necessarily shunned,
also according to a principle of reason.
- Immanuel Kant

A traveller on foot in this country seems to be considered
as a sort of wild man or out-of-the way being,
who is stared at, pitied, suspected,
and shunned by everybody that meets him.
- Karl Philipp Moritz

At North Hollywood High School, I was shunned by everyone.
I would sit down in the cafeteria, and students would
get up from the table and walk away.
They thought I was from the Mafia.
- Philip Zimbardo

 

Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it?
If not, we should be sincere enough to admit
that we love evil too well to give it up.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I do all the evil I can before I learn to shun it?
Is it not enough to know the evil to shun it?
If not, we should be sincere enough to admit
that we love evil too well to give it up.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

He that shuns trifles must shun the world.
- George Chapman

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I made career decisions that came from the part of
me who wanted to shun the limelight.
- Ed Harris

Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray;
Who can tread sure on the smooth,
slippery way: Pleased with the surface,
we glide swiftly on, And see the dangers that we cannot shun.
- John Dryden

We met, 'twas in a crowd, and I thought he would shun me.
- Thomas Haynes Bayly

Don't rely on men but don't shun them either.
- Jennifer Aniston

When the strong box contains no more both friends and
flatterers shun the door.
- Plutarch

What then in love can woman do? If we grow fond they shun us.
And when we fly them, they pursue: But leave us when they've won us.
- John Gay

To shun one's cross is to make it heavier.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

Man should not try to avoid stress any more than he would shun food,
love or exercise.
- Hans Selye

While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
- Horace

We cannot shun our values as an immigrant nation.
This is a wrong path.
And while possibly it is a short-term political victory
based on division and based on creating a wedge issue
that splits people in this country,
it is a long-term defeat for this Nation.
- Raul Grijalva

Shun no toil to make yourself remarkable by some talent or other;
yet do not devote yourself to one branch exclusively.
Strive to get clear notions about all.
Give up no science entirely; for science is but one.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Those people who shun us just because of the label we're on,
or the fact that we've got a video out there that's getting us somewhere,
are only limiting themselves, because they aren't keeping an open mind.
- Joel Madden

The wise person often shuns society for fear of being bored.
- Jean de la Bruyere

The lark that shuns on lofty boughs to build,
Her humble nest, lies silent in the field.
- Edmund Waller

The same is the case with those opinions of man to
which he has been accustomed from his youth;
he likes them,
defends them, and shuns the opposite views.
- Maimonides

He who knows others is wise.
He who knows himself is enlightened.
- Lao Tzu

See no evil, Hear no evil, Speak no evil.
- Japanese pictorial maxim (the Three Wise Monkeys)

The wise man in the storm prays God,
not for safety from danger,
but for deliverance from fear.
It is the storm within which endangers him,
not the storm without.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The wise man does not lay up his own treasures.
The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.
- Lao Tzu

Before beginning a Hunt, it is wise to ask someone
what you are looking for before you begin looking for it.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

It is a wise father that knows his own child.
- William Shakespeare

No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is,
he feels that happiness is his indisputable right.
- Helen Keller

Excellence is the result of
caring more than others think wise,
risking more than other's think safe,
dreaming more than others think practical,
and expecting more than others think possible.
- Anonymous

The wise man looks back into the past,
and does not grieve over what is far off,
nor rejoice over what is near;
for he knows that time is without end.
- Lao Tzu

If you wish to succeed in life,
make perseverance your bosom friend,
experience your wise counselor,
caution your elder brother,
and hope your guardian genius.
- Joseph Addison

Everyone is wise, until he speaks.
- Irish proverb

The wise man looks into space,
and does not regard the small as too little,
nor the great as too much;
for he knows that there is no limit to dimensions.
- Lao Tzu

Wise men put their trust in ideas
and not in circumstances
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have always been regretting that
I was not as wise as the day I was born.
- Henry David Thoreau

It is always wise to look ahead,
but difficult to look further than you can see.
- Winston Churchill

Early to bed and early to rise,
makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
- Benjamin Franklin

Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish.
- Albert Einstein

An optimist is a person who sees a green light everywhere,
while the pessimist sees only the red stoplight.
The truly wise person is colorblind.
- Albert Schweitzer

He is a wise man who does not grieve
for the things which he has not,
but rejoices for those which he has.
- Epictetus

A wise man will make haste to forgive,
because he knows the true value of time,
and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain.
- Samuel Johnson

All this worldly wisdom was once
the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
- Henry David Thoreau

A wise man hears one word and understands two.
- Yiddish Proverb

Take risks: if you win, you will be happy;
if you lose, you will be wise.
- Anonymous

A wise girl kisses but doesn't love,
listens but doesn't believe,
and leaves before she is left.
- Marilyn Monroe

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
- Publilius Syrus

You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers.
You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions.
- Naguib Mahfouz

A wise man can learn more from a foolish question
than a fool can learn from a wise answer.
- Bruce Lee

Self-pity is our worst enemy
and if we yield to it,
we can never do anything wise in this world.
- Helen Keller

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance;
the wise grows it under his feet.
- J. Robert Oppenheimer

I was wise enough to never grow up
while fooling most people into believing I had.
- Margaret Mead

No man was ever wise by chance.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to
enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you
to the threshold of your mind.
- Khalil Gibran

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
- William James

He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may
become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.
- Mary Wilson Little

A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
- Baltasar Gracian

In seeking wisdom thou art wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it -
thou art a fool.
- Lord Chesterfield

Wise kings generally have wise counselors;
and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one.
- Diogenes

When I can look life in the eyes, grown calm and very coldly wise,
life will have given me the truth, and taken in exchange -
my youth.
- Sara Teasdale

The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages
are perpetuated by quotations.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Wise are those who learn that the bottom line doesn't
always have to be their top priority.
- William Arthur Ward

A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him,
and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.
- Moliere

Some folks are wise and some are otherwise.
- Tobias Smollett

A wise one said, "We are most like God when we forgive."
It is easy for us to blame, but hard for us to forgive.
Yet that is what we are called upon to do -
to forgive everyone for everything.
And the reward?
In this life, the reward for forgiveness
is your own happiness.
Unconditional universal forgiveness is
the key to your own happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Almost every wise saying has an opposite one,
no less wise, to balance it.
- George Santayana

It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures,
but the foolish to be a slave to them.
- Epictetus

The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense.
- Dean Inge

Wise men make more opportunities than they find.
- Francis Bacon

Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
- Theodore Roosevelt


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