They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs
You can motivate by fear. And you can motivate by reward. But both of these methods are only temporary. The only lasting thing is self-motivation.
Drunkenness is temporary suicide: the happiness that it brings is merely negative, a momentary cessation of unhappiness
Drunkenness is temporary suicide.
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
Ideals do exist, the rest is just temporary interruption.
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affection is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Fashion is a potency in art, making it hard to judge between the temporary and the lasting
The government is merely a servant -- merely a temporary servant; it cannot be its prerogative to determine what is right and what is wrong, and decide who is a patriot and who isn't. Its function is to obey orders, not originate them.
Those who would give up essential Liberty to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
Love is a temporary insanity curable by marriage or by removal of the patient from the influences under which he incurred the disorder.
Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
I believe the moral losses of expediency always far outweigh the temporary gains.
If you argue and rankle and contradict, you may achieve a temporary victory - sometimes; but it will be an empty victory because you will never get your opponent's good will.
Hollywood is an extraordinary kind of temporary place.
Unfortunately, actions taken by the Senate ensured that relief from the death tax would only be temporary and that it would come back to life at the full rate again in 2011.
The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.
A policy is a temporary creed liable to be changed, but while it holds good it has got to be pursued with apostolic zeal
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.