quote by Yip Man

We all have inner demons to fight, we call these demons, fear and hatred and anger. If you do not conquer them then a life of one hundred years is a tragedy. If you do, then a life of a single day can be a triumph.

— Yip Man

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Tragedy quote Wear your tragedies as armor, not shackles.

Wear your tragedies as armor, not shackles.

The greatest tragedy in life is to spend your whole life fishing only to discover it was never fish that you were after.

Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.

Tragedy quote Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.

Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.

It is a tragedy when the church saves money instead of saving souls. We MUST spend to save.

Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think.

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Tragedy quote Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.

Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.

The tragedy of life is not found in failure but complacency.

Not in you doing too much, but doing too little. Not in you living above your means, but below your capacity. It's not failure but aiming too low, that is life's greatest tragedy.

We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.

It is a tragedy that we live in a world where physical courage is so common, and moral courage is so rare.

Tragedy quote Comedy aims at representing men as worse, Tragedy as better than in actual life.

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Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.

Genuine tragedies in the world are not conflicts between right and wrong.

They are conflicts between two rights.

There was never yet an uninteresting life. Such a thing is an impossibility. Inside of the dullest exterior there is a drama, a comedy, and a tragedy.

I think that sometimes almost the bigger tragedy in a weird way is all of the future imagined creative projects that could have happened that didn't. I feel the same way about lots of brilliant people who die young, kind of senselessly especially.

I'm not an abstractionist. I'm not interested in the relationship of color or form or anything else. I'm interested only in expressing basic human emotions: tragedy, ecstasy, doom, and so on.

Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light. Tragedy is the most ridiculous thing.

History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.

Humanizing birth means understanding that the woman giving birth is a human being, not a machine and not just a container for making babies. Showing women-half of all people-that they are inferior and inadequate by taking away their power to give birth is a tragedy for all society.

The tragedy of life doesn't lie in not reaching your goal.

The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach. It isn't a calamity to die with dreams unfulfilled, but it is a calamity not to dream...It is not a disgrace not to reach the stars, but it is a disgrace to have no stars to reach for. Not failure, but low aim is sin.

The refusal to take sides on great moral issues is itself a decision.

It is a silent acquiescence to evil. The Tragedy of our time is that those who still believe in honesty lack fire and conviction, while those who believe in dishonesty are full of passionate conviction.

Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your ears.

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To each there comes in their lifetime a special moment when they are figuratively tapped on the shoulder and offered the chance to do a very special thing, unique to them and fitted to their talents. What a tragedy if that moment finds them unprepared or unqualified for that which could have been their finest hour.

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The great tragedy of science -- the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.

The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.

The greatest tragedy of life is not unanswered prayer, buy unoffered prayer.

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The tragedy of machismo is that a man is never quite man enough.

When the world asks if there is any hope, we can say absolutely! No one is exempt from tragedy or disappointment- God himself was not exempt. Jesus offered no immunity, no way out of the unfairness, but rather a way through it to the other side.

The Irishman sustains himself during brief periods of joy by the knowledge that tragedy is just around the corner.

The greatest tragedy in life is not death, but a life without a purpose.

The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.

It is the spectators, the people who are outside, looking at the tragedy, from whose ranks the skeptics come; it is not those who are actually in the arena and who know suffering from the inside. Indeed, the fact is that it is the world's greatest sufferers who have produced the most shining examples of unconquerable faith.

The tragedy is that we have too many dead men in the pulpits giving out too many dead sermons to too many dead people.

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.

Never regret thy fall, O Icarus of the fearless flight For the greatest tragedy of them all Is never to feel the burning light.

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