overcome

A Quote by Robert Greene on animals, behavior, pattern, and overcome

Animals behave in set patterns, which is why we are able to hunt and kill them. Only man has the capacity to consciously alter his behavior, to improvise and overcome the weight of routine and habit.

Robert Greene (1558? - 1592)

Source: The 48 Laws of Power, Pages: 126

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A Quote by John Wooden on can do, success, overcome, personal development, and encouragement

Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden (1910 -)

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A Quote by Siddhartha Gautama Buddha on desires, world, overcome, wretched, sorrows, and rain

When one is overcome by this wretched, clinging desire in the world, one's sorrows increase like grass growing up after a lot of rain.

Buddha (563 - 483 BC)

Source: The Dhammapada Gautama Buddha / Translated by John Richards, v.335

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A Quote by Siddhartha Gautama Buddha on desires, justice, water, lotus, overcome, sorrow, and drop

But when one masters this wretched desire, which is so hard to overcome, then one's sorrows just drop off, like a drop of water off a lotus.

Buddha (563 - 483 BC)

Source: Sayings of the Buddha in The Dhammapada, p. 336

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