He that is impatient, and cannot wait on God for a mercy, will not easily submit to Him in a denial.
Denial is a common tactic that substitutes deliberate ignorance for thoughtful planning.
If we can but tear the blindfold of self-deception from our eyes and loosen the gag of self-denial from our voices, we can restore our country to greatness.
Good breeding is the result of good sense, some good nature, and a little self-denial for the sake of others.
Integrity is the first step to true greatness. Men love to praise, but are slow to practice it. To maintain it in high places costs self-denial; in all places it is liable to opposition, but its end is glorious, and the universe will yet do it homage.
The worst lies are the lies we tell ourselves. We live in denial of what we do, even what we think. We do this because we're afraid.
The first step in the risk management process is to acknowledge the reality of risk. Denial is a common tactic that substitutes deliberate ignorance for thoughtful planning.
To regret one's own experiences is to arrest one's own development. To deny one's own experiences is to put a lie into the lips of one's life. It is no less than a denial of the soul
Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Fat is a way of saying no to powerlessness and self-denial.
Football is like life -- it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Awareness is bad for the meat business. Conscience is bad for the meat business. Sensitivity to life is bad for the meat business. DENIAL, however, the meat business finds indispensable.
Wonder is not a Pollyanna stance,
not a denial of reality; wonder is an
acknowledgment of the power of
the mind to transform.
The art of motherhood involves much silent, unobtrusive self-denial, an hourly devotion which finds no detail too minute.
No society can possibly be built on a denial of individual freedom.
Self-denial is not a virtue, it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.
For all his learning or sophistication, man still instinctively reaches towards that force beyond. Only arrogance can deny its existence, and the denial falters in the face of evidence on every hand. In every tuft of grass, in every bird, in every opening bud, there it is.
Delay is the deadliest form of denial.
It is in these acts called trivialities that the seeds of joy are forever wasted, until men and women look round with haggard faces at the devastation their own waste has made, and say, the earth bears no harvest of sweetness calling their denial knowledge.
Hope is the denial of reality.
Self-denial is painful for a moment, but very agreeable in the end.
Self denial is the shining sore on the leprous body of Christianity
Self denial is not a virtue: it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.
Never underestimate the power of denial.
The great law of denial belongs to the powerful forces of life, whether the case be one of coolish baked beans, or an unrequited affection.