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Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

— Chinese Proverbs

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Curse quote It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Don't curse the darkness, light a candle.

It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Curse quote I can get obsessed by anything if I look at it long enough. That's the curse of

I can get obsessed by anything if I look at it long enough. That's the curse of being a photographer.

I am no longer cursed by poverty because I took possession of my own mind, and that mind has yielded me every material thing I want, and much more than I need. But this power of mind is a universal one, available to the humblest person as it is to the greatest.

The basic difference between an ordinary man and a warrior is that a warrior takes everything as a challenge while an ordinary man takes everything as a blessing or a curse.

To be Christians under the law of grace does not mean to wander unbridled outside the law, but to be engrafted in Christ, by whose grace we are free from the curse of the law, and by whose Spirit we have the law engraved upon our hearts.

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

The Church must take right ground in regard to politics.

.. Politics are a part of a religion in such a country as this, and Christians must do their duty to the country as part of their duty to God... God will bless or curse this nation, according to the course Christians take in politics.

In the new covenant, God doesn't want us to be blessed when we obey the law and cursed when we fail. Doesn't such a system sound awfully similar to the old covenant? Grace is the undeserved, unmerited and unearned favor of God - the moment you try to merit the free favors of God, His grace is nullified.

As another has well said, to handicap a student by teaching him that his black face is a curse and that his struggle to change his condition is hopeless is the worst sort of lynching.

Our youth must be steadfast and take advantage of the benefits of modern civilization. Do not fall prey to idleness for it shall be a curse to you and to succeeding generations. You must set yourselves us as examples of determination and hard work. Plan your time and use both your physical and mental powers purposefully and productively.

When you talk like an asshole and look like an asshole, you're an asshole

A curse on this game. How can you stick at a game when the rules keep on changing? I shall call myself Alice and play croquet with the flamingos. In Wonderland everyone cheats and love is Wonderland, isn't it?

God's love is so extravagant and so inexplicable that he loved us before we were us. He loved us before we existed. He knew many of us would reject him, hate him, curse him, rebel against him. Yet he chose to love us. God loves us because he is love.

We need to teach the next generation of children from day one that they are responsible for their lives. Mankind's greatest gift, also its greatest curse, is that we have free choice. We can make our choices built from love or from fear.

I am one of those who do not believe that a national debt is a national blessing, but rather a curse to a republic; inasmuch as it is calculated to raise around the administration a moneyed aristocracy dangerous to the liberties of the country.

You just do it. You force yourself to get up. You force yourself to put one foot before the other, and God damn it, you refuse to let it get to you. You fight. You cry. You curse. Then you go about the business of living. That's how I've done it. There's no other way.

Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.

I do here in the most solemn and bitter manner curse the Prime Minister of England [sic] for having cumulated all his other betrayals of the national interest and honour, by his last terrible exhibition of dishonour, weakness and gullibility. The depths of infamy which our accurst "love of peace" can lower us are unfathomable.

We are all bound up together in one great bundle of humanity, and society cannot trample on the weakest and feeblest of its members without receiving the curse in its own soul.

Sometimes it [music in my head] is a curse, but it's also a blessing.

It is a gift that I am completely grateful for. That's why I keep [making music], because I don't want to be ungrateful for the gift.

Sophisticated ignorance, write my curses in cursive.

Every time we look at the cross Christ seems to say to us, 'I am here because of you. It is your sin I am bearing, your curse I am suffering, your debt I am paying, your death I am dying.' Nothing in history or in the universe cuts us down to size like the cross.

The Curse of poverty has no justification in our age.

..The time has come for us to civilize ourselves by the total, direct and immediate abolition of poverty.

I can get obsessed by anything if i look at it long enough.

That's the curse of being a photographer.

Whatever your vocation is, you are destined to reign in life because Jesus is Lord of your life. When you reign in life, you reign over sin, you reign over the powers of darkness, and you reign over depression, over poverty, over every curse, and over every sickness and disease. You REIGN over the devil and all his devices!

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Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe, a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.

God gives us love! Something to love He lends us;

but when love is grown To ripeness, that on which it throve Falls off, and love is left alone: This is the curse of time.

Anyone who makes the life of Jewish people difficult or grievous, as did the Pharaoh, as did Hitler, will be cursed by God.

The god on the cross is a curse on life, a signpost to seek redemption from life; Dionysus cut to pieces is a promise of life: it will be eternally reborn and return again from destruction

Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive away the hunger.

There's a race of men that don't fit in, A race that can't sit still;

So they break the hearts of kith and kin, And they roam the world at will. They range the field and rove the flood, And they climb the mountain's crest; Their's is the curse of the gypsy blood, And they don't know how to rest.

The proper response, as Hanukkah teaches, is not to curse the darkness but to light a candle.

This is the curse of superficial religion: the constant attempt to do outward things apart from inward transformation.

Work is the curse of the drinking classes.

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