Quotes about ADVANTAGE
Count no day lost in which you waited your turn, took only your share and sought advantage over no one.
I think all the heretics I have known have been virtuous men. They have the virtue of fortitude or they would not venture to own their heresy; and they cannot afford to be deficient in any of the other virtues, as that would give advantage to their many enemies; and they have not like orthodox sinners, such a number of friends to excuse or justify them. Do not, however mistake me. It is not to my good friend's heresy that I impute his honesty. On the contrary, 'tis his honesty that has brought upon him the character of heretic.
To each according to his threat advantage does not count as a principle of justice.
It is a great advantage for a system of philosophy to be substantially true.
The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage.
Girls have an unfair advantage over men: if they can't get what they want by being smart, they can get it by being dumb.
A Few Words on the Soul
We have a soul at times.
No one’s got it non-stop,
Day after day,
year after year
may pass without it.
it will settle for awhile
only in childhood’s fears and raptures.
Sometimes only in astonishment
that we are old.
It rarely lends a hand
in uphill tasks,
like moving furniture,
or lifting luggage,
or going miles in shoes that pinch.
[...] Read more
The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
In solitude especialy do we begin to appreciate the advantage of living with someone who can think.
Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended.
<< < Page 1 >