Quotes of Cope

“ In hard-core science fiction in which characters are responding to a change in environment, caused by nature or the universe or technology, what readers want to see is how people cope, and so the character are present to cope, or fail to cope. ”

- James Gunn

“ One day it's going to dawn on the human race that war is as barbaric a means of resolving conflict as cannibalism is as a means of coping with diet deficiencies. ”

- Bruce Kent

“ All living souls welcome whatsoever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore, or pronounce to be monstrous or wrong, or deny to be possible. ”

- George Santayana

“ Dahling Congressman Boykin: 10 AM is an unprecedented time for a child of the grease paint to cope with the sandman. ”

- Tallulah Bankhead

“ School was a very cruel environment and I was a loner. But I learnt to get hurt and I learnt to cope with it. ”

- Kate Bush

“ The religion of the future will be a cosmic religion. The religion which based on experience, which refuses dogmatic. If there's any religion that would cope the scientific needs it will be Buddhism. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ I can cope with a smack in the face, or at least I should be able to after the number I have had. This one was just run-of-the-mill for me. ”

- Richard Gough

“ I cannot work fast enough. I cannot cope fast enough, really. And just releasing a film is hard. ”

- Werner Herzog

“ You can judge a leader by the size of the problem he tackles. Other people can cope with the waves, it's his job to watch the tide. ”

- Antony Jay

“ I look at an ant and I see myself: a native South African, endowed by nature with a strength much greater than my size so I might cope with the weight of a racism that crushes my spirit. ”

- Miriam Makeba

“ An occasional lucky guess as to what makes a wife tick is the best a man can hope for, Even then, no sooner has he learned how to cope with the tick than she tocks. ”

- Ogden Nash

“ Give me rampant intellectualism as a coping mechanism. ”

- Chuck Palahniuk

“ Reality is just a crutch for people who can't cope with drugs. ”

- Robin Williams

“ Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping. ”

- Abraham Maslow

“ success in life is not how well we execute Plan A; it' s how smoothly we cope with Plan B. And for most of us, that's 99 percent of the time. ”

- Sarah Ban Breathnach

“ It is easier to cope with a bad conscience than with a bad reputation. ”

- Friedrich Nietzsche

“ Political history is largely an account of mass violence and of the expenditure of vast resources to cope with mythical fears and hopes. ”

- Murray Edelman

“ If a problem has no solution, it may not be a problem, but a fact - not to be solved, but to be coped with over time. ”

- Shimon Peres

“ I was too green to know that all cynicism masks a failure to cope — an impotence, in short; and that to despise all effort is the greatest effort of all. ”

- John Fowles

“ Hope can always cope. ”

- P.K. Thomajan

“ If there is any religion that could cope with modern scientific needs, it would be Buddhism. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ A publisher is a specialized form of bank or building society, catering for customers who cannot cope with life and are therefore forced to write about it. ”

- Colin Haycraft

“ Age is totally unimportant. The years are really irrelevant. It's how you cope with them. ”

- Shirley Lord

“ Happiness is not the absence of conflict, but the ability to cope with it. ”

- Unknown

“ If I weren't reasonably placid, I don't think I could cope with this sort of life. To be a diva, you've got to be absolutely like a horse. ”

- Joan Sutherland

“ However, never daunted, I will cope with adversity in my traditional manner … sulking and nausea. ”

- Tom K. Ryan

“ It is time for a new generation of leadership, to cope with new problems and new opportunities. For there is a new world to be won. ”

- John F. Kennedy

“ Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life. ”

- Muriel Spark

“ Reality is the crutch for people who can't cope with drugs. ”

- Lily Tomlin

“ Sophistication might be described as the ability to cope gracefully with a situation involving the presence of a formidable menace to one's poise and prestige ”

- James Thurber
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