Necessity Quotes

To the mass of mankind religion of some kind is a necessity.

Alfred Russel Wallace

Necessity makes even the timid brave.

Sallust

Not even the gods fight against necessity.

Simonides

There is no virtue like necessity.

William Shakespeare

Necessity, oftener than facility, has been the mother of invention; and the most prolific school of all has been the school of difficulty.

Samuel Smiles

Necessity knows no law except to conquer.

Syrus

What was once to me mere matter of the fancy now has grown the vast necessity of heart and life.

Lord Alfred Tennyson

History in our kind of society is not a luxury but a necessity.

Patrick Hazard

Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.

Pablo Picasso

When you live for a strong purpose, then hard work isn’t an option. It’s a necessity.

Steve Pavlina

The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.

Maya Angelou

Some men have a necessity to be mean, as if they were exercising a faculty which they had to partially neglect since early childhood.

Unknown

Born of necessity, the little fellow (Mickey Mouse) literally freed us of immediate worry. He provided the means for expanding our organization to its present dimensions and for extending the medium cartoon animation towards new entertainment levels. He spelled production liberation for us.

Walt Disney

What is difficulty? Only a word indicating the degree of effort required to accomplish something! A mere notice of the necessity for exertion; a scarecrow to children and fools and a stimulus to real men.

Samuel Warren

What is difficulty? Only a word indicating the degree of strength requisite for accomplishing particular objects; a mere notice of the necessity for exertion; a bugbear to children and fools; only a stimulus to men.

Samuel Warren

The business that considers itself immune to the necessity for advertising sooner or later finds itself immune to business.

Derby Brown

The most urgent necessity in human life is to be able to face life victoriously. For many are living mentally, physically, morally and spiritually defeated.

F. A. Wickett

Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.

St. Augustine

Necessity unites.

German Proverb

As however the ancients say that in case of necessity any Christian lay person can administer the sacrament of Baptism, so Luther says the same thing about absolution in case of necessity, where no priest is present.

Martin Chemnitz

Invention is the mother of necessity.

Thorstein Veblen

If necessity is the mother of invention, it's the father of cooperation. And we're cooperating like never before.

John Ashcroft

Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father.

Roger Von Oech

Teach thy necessity to reason thus; There is no virtue like necessity

William Shakespeare

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