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Picture quote by Janis Joplin about self

Do not compromise yourself. You are all you have got. ⏤ Janis Joplin


Picture quote by Grant Cardone about success

Your success will be compromised by your need to be liked by everyone. ⏤ Grant Cardone


Picture quote by Tim Fargo about compromise

Compromise is a sign you'll pass on the road to mediocrity. ⏤ Tim Fargo


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Better bend than break.

Scottish Proverbs,

An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile -- hoping it will eat him last.

Winston Churchill, politician

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise.

Robert Fritz,

Don't compromise even if it hurts to be yourself.

Toby Keith, musician

Tragedy in life normally comes with betrayal and compromise, and trading on your integrity and not having dignity in life. That's really where failure comes.

Tom Cochrane, musician

Your success will be compromised by your need to be liked by everyone.

Grant Cardone, speaker

I can't be a wife. I'm not that sort of person. Wives have to compromise all the time.

Sarah Brightman, musician

If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.

Margaret Thatcher, leader

Compromise: An agreement between two men to do what both agree is wrong.

Lord Edward Cecil, soldier

The English never draw a line without blurring it.

Winston Churchill, politician

A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece.

Ludwig Erhard, politician

I shall argue that strong men, conversely, know when to compromise and that all principles can be compromised to serve a greater principle.

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.

Bliss Carman, poet

Do not let us mistake necessary evils for good.

C. S. Lewis, writer

It is the weak man who urges compromise -- never the strong man.

Elbert Hubbard, writer

If you are not very clever, you should be conciliatory.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.

George Herbert, poet

Compromise used to mean that half a loaf was better than no bread. Among modern statesmen it really seems to mean that half a loaf ;is better than a whole loaf.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.

Nikita Khrushchev, politician

The compromise will always be more expensive than either of the suggestions it is compromising.

Arthur Bloch,

Compromise, hell! ... If freedom is right and tyranny is wrong, why should those who believe in freedom treat it as if it were a roll of bologna to be bartered a slice at a time?

Senator Jesse Helms,

When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death - that is heroism.

Robert Green Ingersoll, lawyer

I think a man becomes less than a man when he begins to compromise on what he believes is right.

Mike Singletary, athlete

All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?

Princess Diana, royalty

Compromise is the best and cheapest lawyer.

Robert Louis Stevenson, writer

Life cannot subsist in society but by reciprocal concessions.

Samuel Johnson, author

Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise in party politics, almost sure to be unwise in statesmanship.

James Russell Lowell, poet

Art is uncompromising and life is full of compromises.

Gunther Grass, author

To say that an artist sells out means that an artist is making a conscious choice to compromise his music, to to weaken his music for the sake of commercial gain.

Ken Burns, director

The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune.

Charles Swindoll,

Compromise and tolerance are magic words. It took me 40 years to become philosophical.

Hedy Lamarr, actress

It is a measure of the framers' fear that a passing majority might find it expedient to compromise 4th Amendment values that these values were embodied in the Constitution itself.

Sandra Day O'Connor, judge

Compromise is never anything but an ignoble truce between the duty of a man and the terror of a coward.

Reginald W. Kaufman,

Once you consent to some concession, you can never cancel it and put things back the way they are.

Howard Hughes, businessman

All government, indeed every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue, and every prudent act, is founded on compromise and barter.

Edmund Burke, statesman

What writer wants to make compromises with story? Story is the only reason you're in it.

David Simon, author

I would love nothing more than compromise. But I would say to you that compromise that's not a solution is a waste of time.

Marco Rubio, politician

I sincerely believe that there's room for cutting down trees for forestry and grazing, so as we all get to eat. Everyone has to compromise.

Steve Irwin, scientist

To be or not to be is not a question of compromise. Either you be or you don't be.

Golda Meir, leader

If you have a sense of style and purpose and will you don't want to compromise.

Vidal Sassoon, businessman

Compromise is but the sacrifice of one right or good in the hope of retaining another -- too often ending in the loss of both.

Tryon Edwards, theologian

A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Every day there is a compromise. Living with somebody requires a lot of understanding. But I love being married. I really love it.

Nicole Kidman, actress

From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been abandoned.

Charles Sumner, politician

We are going to finish this picture just the way I want it... because you cannot compromise an artist's vision.

Ed Wood, director

If you ask me to compromise on principle, I will get out the veto pen.

Bill Owens, politician

More often there's a compromise between ethics and expediency.

Peter Singer, philosopher

Still it might be nice, once in a while, not to have to choose between evils. Just once, couldn't I choose the lesser good?

Laurell K. Hamilton, writer

Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.

Abraham Lincoln, president

The 'morality of compromise' sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness, or an admission of defeat. Strong men don't compromise, it is said, and principles should never be compromised.

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made.

Amy Vanderbilt, author

I've never been bashful to say that I'm not really interested in Formula One. When I lived in England, it's all I wanted to do and I thought that anything else would somehow be a compromise to my dreams. But then when I came back to the States, I realised how much I loved being back in the States.

Danica Patrick, celebrity

That's one thing about Hollywood. People don't always want what's real. People always want a little more. So for me, it's a compromise. Here you go, that hyper-reality.

Paul Walker, actor

If my house was on fire, I can't compromise about which part of the house I'm going to save. You save the whole house or it will all burn down. We either save this country or we do not.

Marco Rubio, politician

And I'm here to tell you, the reaction that I'm getting around the country, people are sick and tired of this word in Washington, compromise. This is why nothing ever gets done.

Herman Cain, businessman

You learn how to compromise and you learn how to read each other. Honestly, being in a band with two guys has prepared me so much for when it's time for me to get married!

Hillary Scott, musician

We've been sitting at the compromise table for a long time. We're just waiting for that cold chair to be warmed up by the Republican leadership. They still have time to do the right thing and be responsible. They just seem to be moving further and further away from it.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, politician

We're not going to scrap the budget and make up some totally new platform the day after the election. So it's certainly willingness to compromise but we're not going back on the fundamental things we're running on in this campaign.

Stephen Harper, politician

I'm a moderate. I hang out in the middle. I vote against my party with some regularity and try to compromise. It doesn't appear right now that the Republican Party is welcoming moderates any more.

Claire McCaskill, politician

But just as they did in Philadelphia when they were writing the constitution, sooner or later, you've got to compromise. You've got to start making the compromises that arrive at a consensus and move the country forward.

Colin Powell, statesman

The message that President Obama delivered in his speech at Notre Dame was: morality is immoral. Pro-life is the extremist position, not a moral position. Yet we should compromise and work to reduce abortions. Where's the compromise between life and death - and why work to reduce the number of them occurring if there's nothing wrong with them?

Rush Limbaugh, entertainer

Compromise, n. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

We have to find compromises. That's the way it is in Norway.

Kjell Magne Bondevik, statesman

Sometimes I have to compromise my views, but I never compromise on issues like the death penalty and the arm trade laws, despite what the readers or letters may say.

Jonathan Shapiro, cartoonist

By focusing once and for all on helping the Palestinians build a free society, I have no doubt that an historic compromise between Israelis and Palestinians can be reached and that peace can prevail.

Natan Sharansky, writer

I hope it goes beyond meeting with them to a willingness to listen and compromise on issues.

Dennis Moore, politician

We are opposed to the line of compromise with imperialism. At the same time, we cannot tolerate the practice of only shouting against imperialism, but, in actual fact, being afraid to fight it.

Kim Il-sung, leader

From the beginning of our history the country has been afflicted with compromise. It is by compromise that human rights have been ;abandoned.

Charles Sumner, politician

You can do only one thing at a time. I simply tackle one problem and concentrate all efforts on what I am doing at the moment.

Maxwell Maltz, scientist

Gather in your resources, rally all your faculties, marshal all your energies, focus all your capacities upon mastery of at least one field of endeavor.

John Haggai,

Compromise. Such an adjustment of conflicting interests as gives each adversary the satisfaction of thinking he has got what he ought not to have, and is deprived of nothing except what was justly his due.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Gun control means being able to hit your target. If I have a 'hot button' issue, this is definitely it. Don't even think about taking my guns. My rights are not negotiable, and I am totally unwilling to compromise when it comes to the Second Amendment.

Michael Badnarik, politician

The future battle on the ground will be preceded by battle in the air. This will determine which of the contestants has to suffer operational and tactical disadvantages and be forced throughout the battle into adoption compromise solutions.

Erwin Rommel, soldier

Work hard and be a sponge. Learn how to take criticism. Follow your gut instincts and don’t compromise.

Simon Cowell, entertainer

Tact is not the same as compromise. We can always speak tactfully & respectfully to others without compromising our values.

Bob Burg,

Our music doesn't make many compromises, but we take it into a venue that's larger than people expect.

Ian Williams, musician

In fact, I think - our view of this is that while the agreement, the compromise did not achieve the kind of super-sized deficit reduction that we sought, it did end the uncertainty around the perception, the possibility that the United States might default on its obligations for its first time. That was a good thing.

Jay Carney, public servant

What I'm concerned about is endless borrowing, which is going to compromise our economy not only today but in the future. Because we know the decisions we make right now really dramatically impact us in the future, and the debt is literally getting out of our control.

Paul Ryan, politician

Everyone assumes America must play the leading role in crafting some settlement or compromise between the Israelis and the Palestinians. But Jefferson, Madison, and Washington explicitly warned against involving ourselves in foreign conflicts.

Ron Paul, politician

Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbacks from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.

Unknown,

I may fall here in the Senate chamber, but I will. never make any compromise with any such men.

Benjamin F. Wade, politician

This evolution may compromise Java's claim of being simpler than C++, but my guess is that the effort will make Java a better language than it is today.

Bjarne Stroustrup, scientist

A couple of guys won Academy Awards for the things that I turned down. Today, after coming to terms with everything, after being in therapy for a long time-there are areas where I will compromise.

Mickey Rourke, actor

But recently it seems that each time I vote, I am being asked to compromise my conservative ideals and my commitment to the American taxpayer simply for the benefit of political gain.

Jeff Miller, politician

If we don't stop somewhere, if we don't accept an unhappy compromise, unhappy for both sides, if we don't learn how to unhappily coexist and contain our burned sense of injustice - if we don't learn how to do that, we end up in a doomed state.

Amos Oz, writer

I felt that to do this drug, I had to become someone totally different than I was. I had to compromise my integrity, my value system. I knew it was so wrong.

Kelli White, athlete

But I always held my music up and protected it from compromise. So I just do it for my friends. I've written hundreds of songs, and I'm sure I have a few albums worth of songs.

Gregory Harrison, actor

When I handed over the names and compromised so many CIA agents in the Soviet Union, I had come to the conclusion that the loss of these sources to the U.S. would not compromise significant national defense, political, diplomatic interests.

Aldrich Ames, criminal

I've been lucky enough to have had the luxury of being able to make the picture I've wanted to make each time on my own terms and without compromise.

Dario Argento, director

Oftentimes, when constituencies or sectors of opinion are distinct, when they are confronted with a situation where they're going to have to make a serious compromise, they react very negatively publicly, but they also recognize when they step back that this is right.

John Hickenlooper, politician

Soldiers, when committed to a task, can't compromise. It's unrelenting devotion to the standards of duty and courage, absolute loyalty to others, not letting the task go until it's been done.

John Keegan, historian

It's a necessary quality of a diplomat or a politician that he will compromise. Uncompromising politicians or diplomats get you into the most terrible trouble.

John Keegan, historian

The reason I didn't fly over from Maui at their beck and call is my wife was about to have a baby at any time. Those guys knew that. These guys would not compromise and meet me halfway.

Sammy Hagar, musician

Feeling is the consciousness of the resulting conditions - of success, failure, equilibrium, compromise or balance, in this continuous rivalry of ideas.

James M. Baldwin,

A series is filled with compromises.

William Shatner, actor

I feel very strongly that you can't just beat people up anymore; you have to work hand in hand and find ways to compromise, and get big business involved, because it won't happen otherwise.

Ted Danson, actor

The sense of historical continuity, and a feeling for philosophical rectitude cannot, however, be compromised.

Herbert Read, poet

I believe that the Apple Shuffle is an excellent compromise among the conflicting requirements of simplicity, elegance, size, battery life, and function.

Donald Norman, scientist

We extend our hand towards peace. Our people are committed to peace. We know that peace entails painful compromise for both sides.

Ariel Sharon, leader

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