Quotes of Eschew

“ To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. ”

- Elbert Hubbard

“ Abstain from all appearance of evil. ”

- Bible

“ Lightning is something which, again, we would rather avoid. ”

- Richard Branson

“ Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing. ”

- Aristotle

“ If you wish to avoid seeing a fool you must first break your looking-glass. ”

- Francois Rabelais

“ We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him. ”

- Napoleon Bonaparte

“ We must laugh at man, to avoid crying for him. ”

- Napoleon

“ We prefer to avoid men, and to shun the world, in order that we may seek in retirement, the only peace that is possessing, the only happiness which is left us to enjoy. ”

- Lord Acton

“ The past will not tell us what we ought to do, but… what we ought to avoid. ”

- Jose Ortega y Gasset

“ He who shuns the millstone, shuns the meal. ”

- Erasmus

“ There is no expedient to which a man will not resort to avoid the real labor of thinking. ”

- Thomas A. Edison

“ The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it. ”

- Dale Carnegie

“ I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward. ”

- Emily Bronte

“ I'm going to do everything I can to try and craft a compromise that avoids a lengthy trial. ”

- Charles Schumer

“ I don't listen to recordings of my songs. I don't avoid it, I just don't go out of my way to do it. ”

- Stephen Sondheim

“ Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft! ”

- Theodore Roosevelt

“ Last, but not least, avoid cliches like the plague. ”

- William Safire

“ I don't try to sound like anyone but me anymore. If something is out of my element, I try to avoid it. ”

- Norah Jones

“ When you doubt, abstain. ”

- Zoroaster

“ Eschew the monumental. Shun the epic. All the guys who can paint great big pictures can paint great small ones. ”

- Ernest Hemingway

“ Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The thing to avoid is being a bore to oneself. ”

- Gerald Brenan

“ Bear and forbear. ”

- Epictetus

“ Avoid running at all times. ”

- Satchel Paige

“ Abstain from beans. ”

- Plutarch

“ Oh, that way madness lies; let me shun that. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Shun security. ”

- Thales of Miletus

“ No one can be profoundly original who does not avoid eccentricity. ”

- Andre Maurois

“ To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person. ”

- Bruce Lee

“ To know oneself is to disbelieve utopia. ”

- Michael Novak

“ Forbear to lay the guilt of a few on the many. ”

- Ovid
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