quote by John Dewey

We only think when we are confronted with problems.

— John Dewey

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Confront problems quote Sometimes the easiest way to solve a problem is to stop participating in the pro

Sometimes the easiest way to solve a problem is to stop participating in the problem.

Managers are not confronted with problems that are independent of each other, but with dynamic situations that consist of complex systems of changing problems that interact with each other. I call such situations messes. Problems are extracted from messes by analysis. Managers do not solve problems, they manage messes.

All problems become smaller if you don't dodge them but confront them.

Confront problems quote The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to undrstand. We listen to

The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to undrstand. We listen to reply.

All problems become smaller if you don't dodge them, but confront them.

Touch a thistle timidly, and it pricks you; grasp it boldly, and its spines crumble.

Now a Protestant confronting a Catholic ghost is exactly Shakespeare's way of grappling with what was not simply a general social problem but one lived out in his own life.

I hate the way people use slide presentations instead of thinking.

People would confront a problem by creating a presentation. I wanted them to engage, to hash things out at the table, rather than show a bunch of slides. People who know what they're talking about don't need PowerPoint.

Confront problems quote The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts whi

The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts while the stupid ones are full of confidence.

Each person deserves a day away in which no problems are confronted, no solutions searched for.

When you confront a problem you begin to solve it.

Kosovo is now the biggest problem confronting Yugoslavia.

Confront problems quote Be selective in your battles, don't make every problem a war.

Be selective in your battles, don't make every problem a war.

If you would not confront your neighbor and demand his money at the point of a gun to solve every new problem that may appear in your life, you should not allow the government to do it for you.

We should never shy away from the challenges that face us out of fear of failure or an unwillingness to battle the odds. We should confront our problems head on and make no excuses.

Self-acceptance comes from meeting life's challenges vigorously.

Don't numb yourself to your trials and difficulties, nor build mental walls to exclude pain from your life. You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.

Confront problems quote Life is a journey to be experienced, not a problem to be solved.

Life is a journey to be experienced, not a problem to be solved.

Self-acceptance comes from meeting life's challenges vigorously.

Don't numb yourself to your trials and difficulties, nor build mental walls to exclude pain from your life. You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.

We will see that the greatest problem confronting civilization is not merely religious extremism: rather, it is the larger set of cultural and intellectual accommodations we have made to faith itself.

The biggest problem confronting the country is our excessive spending.

If we're not going to deal with it now, when are we going to deal with it? And we've watched the government explode over the last four years. We've dealt with the revenue issue.

Confront problems quote Be grateful for small things, big things, and everything in between. Count your

Be grateful for small things, big things, and everything in between. Count your blessings, not your problems.

It's a shame that we have to use whatever leverage we have in Congress to get the president to deal with the biggest problem confronting our future. And that's our excessive spending.

Listening to other people's needs is listening to God.

Noticing simple, natural beauty, hearing music, even confronting the challenge of pain and problems - that can all be listening to God too.

If minds are truly alive they will seek out books, for books are the human race recounting its memorable experiences, confronting its problems, searching for solutions, drawing the blueprints of it futures.

Confront problems quote Running from your problems is just adding another one to the list.

Running from your problems is just adding another one to the list.

A social problem is one that concerns the way in which people live together in one society. A racial problem is a problem which confronts two different races who live in two separate societies, even if those societies are side by side.

How weak our mind is; how quickly it is terrified and unbalanced as soon as we are confronted with a small, incomprehensible fact. Instead of dismissing the problem with: "We do not understand because we cannot find the cause," we immediately imagine terrible mysteries and supernatural powers.

It was natural and perhaps human that the privileged princes of these new economic dynasties, thirsting for power, reached out for control over government itself. They created a new despotism and wrapped it in the robes of legal sanction. ...And as a result the average man once more confronts the problem that faced the Minute Man.

Confront problems quote Control what you can, confront what you can't.

Control what you can, confront what you can't.

Our greatest problems in life come not so much from the situations we confront as from our doubts about our ability to handle them.

Most people have a hard time confronting their weaknesses in a really straightforward, evidence-based way. They also have problems speaking frankly to others. Some people love knowing about their weaknesses and mistakes and those of others because it helps them be so much better, while others can't stand it.

Louis XVI started to die on June 21st 1791.

For his flight tore away the veil of that false constitutional monarchy, and once more confronted the Patriot party with the whole problem of the revolution's future.

Confront problems quote Anyone can run away, it's super easy. Facing problems and working through them,

Anyone can run away, it's super easy. Facing problems and working through them, that's what makes you strong.

Instead of confronting its real and difficult problems and grappling honestly with a dark past, Hungary embraced a reactionary government and a self-pitying image of itself as the victimized nation, and went looking for scapegoats in the Roma, Jews, and, most recently, Syrian migrants.

There are two ways of confronting the country's problems.

One is through a management style based on adventurism, instability, play-acting, exaggerations, wrongdoing, being secretive, self-importance, superficiality and ignoring the law. The second way is based on realism, respect, openness, collective wisdom and avoiding extremism.

We have come tardily to the tremendous task of cleaning up our environment.

We should have moved with similar zeal at least a decade ago. But no purpose is served by post-mortems. With visionary zeal but the greatest realism, we must now address ourselves to the vast problems that confront us.

Confront problems quote Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution,

Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution,

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The newest computer can merely compound, at speed, the oldest problem in the relations between human beings, and in the end the communicator will be confronted with the old problem, of what to say and how to say it.

Even when you're feeling dejected, don't avoid the problem, confront it.

That way you'll eventually realize that your dreams are in fact attainable.

Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely.

Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue.

Confront problems quote If it can be solved, theres no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, worry i

If it can be solved, theres no need to worry, and if it can't be solved, worry is of no use.

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Ironically, people who suppress the mini-confrontations for fear of conflict tend to have huge conflicts later, which can lead to separation, precisely because they let minor problems fester. On the other hand, people who address the mini-conflicts head-on in order to straighten things out tend to have the great, long-lasting relationships.

I will work on myself, since the work on myself is going to be the highest thing I can do for it all, since I understand that as man up-levels his own consciousness, he sees more creative solutions to the problems that he's confronting.

Regulators have not been able to achieve the level of future clarity required to act pre-emptively. The problem is not lack of regulation but unrealistic expectations. What we confront in reality is uncertainty, some of it frighteningly so...

Love and peace of mind do protect us.

They allow us to overcome the problems that life hands us. They teach us to survive... to live now... to have the courage to confront each day.

How is it that we can entrust the solutions for the problems that confront our country today to those who are complicit in their creation?

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