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Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head,
and knows not that it brings abundance
to drive away the hunger.
- Saint Basil

Related topics: Wisdom

All of us have our individual curses,
something that we are uncomfortable with and something
that we have to deal with,
like me making horror films, perhaps.
- Wes Craven

At the end of April I archived 'Curses' and Inform,
and announced them on the newsgroups.
- Graham Nelson

Black magic operates most effectively in preconscious,
marginal areas.
Casual curses are the most effective.
- William S. Burroughs

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That is one of the bitter curses of poverty;
it leaves no right to be generous.
- George Gissing

Riches get their value from the mind of the possessor;
they are blessings to those who know how to use them,
and curses to those who do not.
- Terence

But the child's sob curses deeper in the silence than
the strong man in his wrath!
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

 

Curses on the law!
Most of my fellow citizens are the sorry consequences
of uncommitted abortions.
- Karl Kraus

I believe we shall come to care about people less and less.
The more people one knows the easier it becomes to replace them.
It's one of the curses of London.
- Ambrose Bierce

I don't know anyone who curses the way they do on the Sopranos.
Not in an Italian household.
I never said the word hell in front of my mother.
- Danny Aiello

South Koreans who have seen and praised the mass games
should remember the hardship of tearful children.
Teachers drive them hard with curses and orders to repeat and repeat.
When the children return home in the evening,
they can hardly walk.
- Kim Il-sung

The time has mainly gone on getting Inform into a decent shape for public use.
I suppose the plot of 'Curses' makes a sequel conceivable when compared with,
say, the plot of 'Hamlet' but none is planned.
- Graham Nelson

It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
- Chinese proverb often quoted by Eleanor Roosevelt

Love your enemies, bless them that curse you,
do good to them that hate you, and pray for them
which despitefully use you and persecute you.
- Matthew 5:44

Repressed anger still is anger, it just isn't expressed.
If you truly have no anger, you are blessed and joyful.
If you have repressed anger, know that you have anger,
you just haven't expressed that anger.
Go ahead, express your anger briefly,
pound pillows, scream, curse.
Then take a deep breath, and get over it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are stripped bare by the curse of plenty.
- Winston Churchill

The River of Life has no meaning, no good, no bad,
no better, no worse, no love, no hate, no fear, no anger, no joy.
The River of Life has no judgment, no expectation.
The River of Life just IS. There is nothing to do.
There is nothing to say.
There is nothing to think.
There is nothing to feel.
The River just flows. The River is the source of all nourishment -
the source of all obstacles.
The River is the source of all life - the source of all death.
The River is the source of all joy - and the source of all sorrow.
Yet the River has no joy - and the River has no sorrow.
The River is just the River.
One can flow harmoniously with the River -
or one can struggle fearfully against the River -
and the River just flows.
One can accept the River - or one can deny the River -
and the River just flows.
One can worship the River of Life - or one can curse the River of Life -
and the River just flows. There is nothing to do - and the River flows.
There is nothing to say - and the River flows.
There is nothing to think - and the River flows.
There is nothing to feel - and the River flows.
The River flows - and all else is our drama.
The River flows - and all else is our invention.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love Your Enemies
Ye have heard that it hath been said,
Thou shalt love thy neighbor, and hate thine enemy.
But I say unto you, Love your enemies,
bless them that curse you,
do good to them that hate you,
and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you.
- Jesus of Nazareth (Matthew 5:43-44)

Personality has power to uplift, power to depress,
power to curse, and power to bless.
- Paul Harris

DON'T get officious.
You're not yourself when you're officious -
That is the curse of a government job.
- the movie Harold and Maude (1971)

Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
- Oscar Wilde

I loved her.
I still love her, though I curse her in my sleep,
so nearly one are love and hate, the two most powerful
and devasting emotions that control man,
nations, life.
- Edgar Rice Burroghs

I really feel like the gift is also the curse.
It's always half-and-half.
Whatever brings you the most joy will also probably bring you the most pain.
Always a price to pay.
- Alice Hoffman

The curse of Adam and Eve that fell upon the earth
because of their sin will be lifted when Christ returns.
- Tim LaHaye

Why has God given me such magnificent talent? It is
a curse as well as a great blessing.
- Albrecht Durer

Sometimes people who get wealthy when they are very,
very young, it's a curse to them.
They don't realize it.
- Kato Kaelin

Alimony is the curse of the writing class.
- Norman Mailer

It's a blessing and a curse.
But it's not always the best situation to be in.
As a profession, I don't recommend acting at all.
- Armand Assante

In regard of the rich grace and wisdom of his love toward his people;
for who sees not,
but that it is a curse to be unready as these foolish virgins,
who were therefore shut out.
- Thomas Shepard

They are the greatest curse of all great men,
daughters.
- Jason Zebehazy

I don't agree with everything he did in his life,
but we're dealing with this Howard Hughes,
at this point.
And also ultimately the flaw in Howard Hughes,
the curse so to speak.
- Martin Scorsese

An open foe may prove a curse, but a pretended friend is worse.
- John Gay

The curse of the romantic is a greed for dreams,
an intensity of expectation that, in the end,
diminishes the reality.
- Marya Mannes

Child prodigy is a curse because you've got all those terrible possibilities.
- Itzhak Perlman

I feel there is a curse on rock stars.
- Marc Bolan

I've managed to dodge the curse.
Not all my family have.
Of course, music helped me - music is all about civilization,
about something worthwhile.
It's all about ideas.
- Gordon Getty

Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.
- William E. Gladstone

It is not materialism that is the chief curse of the world,
as pastors teach, but idealism.
Men get into trouble by taking their visions and hallucinations too seriously.
- H. L. Mencken

Oil wealth has been a curse on us, made us weak and docile.
- Abu Bakar Bashir

Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe,
a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.
- William Arthur Ward

I tell you that the curse of God Almighty is on the saloon.
- Billy Sunday

Sometimes it is better to light a flamethrower than curse the darkness.
- Terry Pratchett

Poverty makes you wise but it's a curse.
- Bertolt Brecht

The curse of me and my nation is that we always think
things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort,
any sort rather than no sort.
- Plato

Man's liberty ends, and it ought to end,
when that liberty becomes the curse of its neighbors.
- Frederic William Farrar

Make your goals big and broad enough so that they never
become answered prayers and boomerang to curse you.
- Doug Coupland

This is the curse of our age, even the strangest aberrations are no cure for boredom.
- Stendhal

That's my curse, I see the politics within these things
and so I don't say yes to them.
- Alex Cox

Intolerance has been the curse of our country.
- James Larkin

Religion without morality is a superstition and a curse,
and morality without religion is impossible.
- Mark Hopkins

I was blessed with a gift.
It's a gift and a curse.
It never ends.
- Dan Fogelberg

Every blessing ignored becomes a curse.
- Paulo Coelho

I'm gonna put a curse on you and all your kids will
be born completely naked.
- Jimi Hendrix

Cherish that which is within you, and shut off that which is without;
for much knowledge is a curse.
- Zhuangzi

Partisanship is our great curse.
We too readily assume that everything has two sides
and that it is our duty to be on one or the other.
- James Harvey Robinson

I see America spreading disaster.
I see America as a black curse upon the world.
I see a long night settling in and that mushroom which
has poisoned the world withering at the roots.
- Henry Miller

Literature is a toil and a snare, a curse that bites deep.
- David Herbert Lawrence

Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven,
red with uncommon wrath, to blast the man who owes
his greatness to his country's ruin!
- Joseph Addison

Denounce me for advocating freedom if you can,
and I will bear your curse with a better resignation.
- Victoria Woodhull

If money, education, and honesty will not bring to me as much privilege,
as much equality as they bring to any American citizen,
then they are to me a curse, and not a blessing.
- John Hope

I just sit at a typewriter and curse a bit.
- P. G. Wodehouse

A man's moral conscience is the curse he had to accept
from the gods in order to gain from them the right to dream.
- William Faulkner

Economic growth may one day turn out to be a curse rather than a good,
and under no conditions can it either lead into freedom
or constitute a proof for its existence.
- Hannah Arendt

The circumstances, including my body and my parents,
whom I may curse, are my soul's own choice and I do
not understand this because I have forgotten.
- James Hillman

When two drivers curse each other on the road,
and one of them happens to be a Jew,
you can't define that as anti-Semitism.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

Being beautiful can be a curse, especially if you want
to be an artist and create.
- Juliette Lewis

There must be something solemn, serious,
and tender about any attitude which we denominate religious.
If glad, it must not grin or snicker;
if sad,
it must not scream or curse.
- William James

I would as soon leave my son a curse as the almighty dollar.
- Andrew Carnegie

It did remind me of something out of Greek mythology -
the richest king who gets everything he wants,
but ultimately his family has a curse on it from the Gods.
- Martin Scorsese

Some people possess talent, others are possessed by it.
When that happens, a talent becomes a curse.
- Rod Serling

The printing press is either the greatest blessing
or the greatest curse of modern times,
sometimes one forgets which it is.
- E. F. Schumacher


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