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Despair, in short, seeks its own environment as surely as water finds its own level.
Despair
A. Alvarez

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Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt.
Pride
Henry Bolingbroke

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One seeks to make the loved one entirely happy, or, if that cannot be, entirely wretched.
Lovers
Jean De La Bruyere

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Real philosophy seeks rather to solve than to deny.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Approval
Claudius Claudianus

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The travel writer seeks the world we have lost --the lost valleys of the imagination.
Travel and Tourism
Alexander Cockburn

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What the superior person seeks is in themselves. What the mean person seeks is in others.
Superiority
Confucius

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He that seeks trouble never misses.
Delinquency
English Proverb

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A man that seeks truth and loves it must be reckoned precious to any human society.
Truth
Epictetus

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Luck seeks those who flee and flees those who seek it.
Luck
German Proverb

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If any man seeks for greatness, let him forget greatness and ask for truth, and he will find both.
Truth
Horace Mann

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The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; The wise grows it under his feet.
Happiness
Julius Robert Oppenheimer

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The immature mind hops from one thing to another; the mature mind seeks to follow through.
Focus
Harry A. Overstreet

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He who seeks for gain, must be at some expense.
Price
Titus Maccius Plautus

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Whoever seeks to set one race against another seeks to enslave all races.
Prejudice
Franklin D. Roosevelt

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If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Goals
Seneca

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Who seeks a faultless friend remains friendless.
Friends and Friendship
Turkish Proverb

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Whatever a man seeks, honors, or exalts more than God, this is the god of his idolatry.
Idols
William B. Ullathorne

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He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Bores and Boredom
Source Unknown

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Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
Passion
Voltaire

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun