disaster

A Quote by Daniel A. Poling on disaster, economics, god, individuality, jesus, pain, promises, sorrow, and words

God never promises exemption. He does promise companionship, which is better. He does not promise do deliver you or me or any other individual from pain, sorrow, or economic disaster, but He does give assurance the He will help us through and that there will be compensations. "I will not leave you comfortless, I will come to you." These are the words of Jesus.

Daniel A. Poling

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A Quote by Catherine the Great on bravery, courage, disaster, and soul

I beg you take courage; the brave soul can mend even disaster.

Catherine the Great (1729 - 1796)

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A Quote by Ayn Rand on belief, destruction, disaster, earth, fate, happiness, life, misery, reason, success, suffering, and tragedy

She can live through it, because we do not hold the belief that this earth is a realm of misery where man is doomed to destruction. We do not think that tragedy is our natural fate and we do not live in chronic dread of disaster. We do not expect disaster until we have specific reason to expect it - and when we encounter it, we are free to fight it. It is not happiness, but suffering that we consider unnatural. It is not success, but calamity that we regard as the abnormal exception in human life.

Ayn Rand (1905 - 1982)

Source: (Atlas 700)

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A Quote by Andrew William Mellon on danger, disaster, finance, money, and nations

A nation is not in danger of financial disaster merely because it owes itself money.

Andrew William Mellon (1855 - 1937)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on affliction and disaster

WHANGDEPOOTENAWAH, n. In the Ojibwa tongue, disaster; an unexpected affliction that strikes hard.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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