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As Plotinus tells us, we elected the body, the parents, the place, and the circumstances that suited the soul and that, as the myth says, belongs to its necessity. (Quote by - James Hillman)

They're not put on earth to be martyrs; they have to want to come out. It depends on your culture, where you work, where you live. Each person's circumstances are unique. (Quote by - Billie Jean King)

The point... is to dwell upon the brightest parts in every prospect, to call off the thoughts when turning upon disagreeable objects, and strive to be pleased with the present circumstances. (Quote by - Abraham Tucker)

Under certain circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer. (Quote by - Mark Twain)

Circumstances-what are circumstances? I make circumstances. (Quote by - Napoleon Bonaparte)

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within. (Quote by - Earl Nightingale )

Your circumstances may be uncongenial, but they shall not long remain so if you but perceive an Ideal and strive to reach it. (Quote by - James Allen)

To know all about anything is to know how to deal with it under all circumstances. (Quote by - William Kingdon Clifford)

Everything can be taken from a man but one thing; the last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way. (Quote by - TViktor Frankl)

Commerce flourishes by circumstances, precarious, transitory, contingent, almost as the winds and waves that bring it to our shores. (Quote by - Charles Caleb Colton)

I love to sing and I do think that my strength as a singer is... I think I have a voice that is certainly sufficient under most any circumstances... but I think my strength is that I really am an actor and I really do have to own what I am saying. (Quote by - Gregory Harrison )

If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be. (Quote by - John Heywood)

This is really high on the priority list of tribal concerns. This is a cash cow in many circumstances, and tribes are concerned about protection of tribal assets. (Quote by - Jack Abramoff)

However, they did not treat the reasons that led to this condition. I believe that the conditions in the Palestinian territories are alway capable of explosion because the same circumstances are there. (Quote by - Hassan Nasrallah)

Most of the memorable events I have myself been exercised in; and, for the satisfaction of the public, will briefly relate the circumstances of my adventures, and scenes of life, from my first movement to this country until this day. (Quote by - Daniel Boone)

Historical methodology, as I see it, is a product of common sense applied to circumstances. (Quote by - Samuel E. Morison)

As Charles Lamb says, there is nothing so nice as doing good by stealth and being found out by accident, so I now say it is even nicer to make heroic decisions and to be prevented by 'circumstances beyond your control' from ever trying to execute them. (Quote by - William James)

Circumstances are the rulers of the weak; they are but the instruments of the wise. (Quote by - Samuel Lover)

The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances. (Quote by - Viktor E. Frankl)

Always put yourself in a situation where you can control your circumstances! (Quote by - Justin Thomas)

To get up each morning with the resolve to be happy ... is to set our own conditions to the events of each day. To do this is to condition circumstances instead of being conditioned by them. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Trine)

When I'm forced by circumstances to be in a crowd of prisoners, it's all I can do to refrain from attack. (Quote by - Jack Henry Abbott)

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant. (Quote by - Horace)

Youth is a quality, not a matter of circumstances. (Quote by - Frank Lloyd Wright)

The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances. (Quote by - Aristotle)

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