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Work until your idols become your rivals

— G-Dragon

Sensitive Rival quotations

...the avocado is a food without rival among the fruits, the veritable fruit of paradise

Anything that effects our decisions besides that of the Glory of God and His Will Alone is an idol. Why are people so free to do as they please and make decisions off of pleasures, feelings or emotion? It is because they have not been taken captive by the Lord Jesus Christ and He alone does not rule in that life, there are rivals on the throne.

Ballet dancing is arduous, strenuous activity.

Students are engaged in physical training that rivals the training Olympic athletes undergo. At the same time, they strive for physical perfection not for the prowess alone but as a way of achieving the means necessary to express the pure nature of their art.

It would be wrong to assume that one must stay with a research programme until it has exhausted all its heuristic power, that one must not introduce a rival programme before everybody agrees that the point of degeneration has probably been reached.


Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.

A circulating library in a town is as an evergreen tree of diabolical knowledge.

Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.

If anything can rival Venice in its beauty, it must be its reflection at sunset in the Grand Canal.

When steam first began to pump and wheels go round at so many revolutions per minute, what are called business habits were intended to make the life of man run in harmony with the steam engine, and his movement rival the train in punctuality.


There is the little matter of disposal of droppings in which the cat is far ahead of its rivals. The dog is somehow thrilled by what he or any of his friends have produced, hates to leave it, adores smelling it, and sometimes eats it.

Liberalism is really piecemeal socialism, and socialism always attacks three basic social institutions: religion, the family, and private property. Religion, because it offers a rival authority to the state; the family, because it means a rival loyalty to the state; and property, because it means material independence of the state.

The north of the Central African Republic is now a war zone, with rival armed bands burning villages, kidnapping children, robbing travelers and killing people with impunity.

The theist and the scientist are rival interpreters of nature, the one retreats as the other advances.

In the struggle for survival, the fittest win out at the expense of their rivals because they succeed in adapting themselves best to their environment.


The border between the Real and the Unreal is not fixed, but just marks the last place where rival gangs of shamans fought each other to a standstill.

And this fear that US models are replacing everything else now spills over from the sphere of culture into our two remaining categories: for this process is clearly, at one level, the result of economic domination - of local cultural industries closed down by American rivals.

But I now think what I was doing, in a completely unconscious way, was getting off the turf where my husband and I might be rivals. We were both working in fiction... so I look back and I see that I consciously vacated the contested ground.

Despite the reams of paperwork, obstacles worthy of a horse show, and a wait that can rival an elephant's gestation, adoption feels no different on the inside.

Let me say it openly: we are surrounded by an enterprise of degradation, cruelty, and killing which rivals anything the Third Reich was capable of, indeed dwarfs it, in that ours is an enterprise without end, self-regenerating, bringing rabbits, rats, poultry, livestock ceaselessly into the world for the purpose of killing them.


The city of Memphis has demonstrated that neither character nor standing avails the Negro if he dares to protect himself against the white man or become his rival.

In Paris, you learn wit, in London you learn to crush your social rivals, and in Florence you learn poise.

There is in them a softer fire than the ruby, there is the brilliant purple of the amethyst, and the sea green of the emerald - all shining together in incredible union. Some by their splendor rival the colors of the painters, others the flame of burning sulphur or of fire quickened by oil.

The Lord Jesus Christ is in a class all by Himself;

there are no competitors, no rivals; He is unique. He is Lord of all. He is King of kings, Lord of lords, the image of the invisible God. He is Alpha and Omega, the First and the Last, the Preeminent One.

In progressive societies the concentration[of wealth] may reach a point where the strength of number in the many poor rivals the strength of ability in the few rich; then the unstable equilibrium generates a critical situation, which history has diversely met by legislation redistributing wealth or by revolution distributing poverty.


O suns and skies and clouds of June, and flowers of June together.

Ye cannot rival for one hour October's bright blue weather.

The ideal revolutionary command should effectively direct all planning and implementation. It must not allow the growth of any other rival center of power. There must be one command pooling and directing the subsequent governmental departments, including the armed forces.

The great fights with your strongest rivals are always the biggest motivation.

When you win easily it's not the same taste.

If you want to find the real competition, just look in the mirror.

After awhile you'll see your rivals scrambling for second place.

O suns and skies and clouds of June, and flowers of June together.

Ye cannot rival for one hour October's bright blue weather.


To mislead a rival, deception is permissable; one may use all means against his enemies.

Shanghai set out to take over from Hong Kong and I think it's done that.

It's got the most amazing futuristic skyline which rivals and even betters Tokyo.

I think there's something degrading about having a husband for a rival.

It's humiliating if you fail and commonplace if you succeed.

One's only rival is one's own potentialities.

One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.

He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.

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