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«If we study the lives of great men and women carefully and unemotionally we find that, invariably, greatness was developed, tested and revealed through the darker periods of their lives. One of the largest tributaries of the RIVER OF GREATNESS is always the STREAM OF ADVERSITY.»
Author: Cavett Robert
, Great River
, one of the largest
, The River
«For the camera and for posterity, Stanley Marcus and Estee Lauder greeted each other with an embrace a pair of elderly merchant monarchs who had tested each other's titanic shrewdness for decades formally exchanging a kiss of peace.»
Author: Kennedy Fraser
, Estee Lauder
, kiss of peace
«Creationist critics often charge that evolution cannot be tested, and therefore cannot be viewed as a properly scientific subject at all. This claim is rhetorical nonsense.»
Author: Stephen Jay Gould
«It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native metal of a man is tested»
«Gold is tested by fire, man by gold»
«Gold is tested by fire, people by God»
«Indeed one's faith in one's plans and methods is truly tested when the horizon before one is the blackest.»
«Providence protects children and idiots. I know because I have tested it.»
«I know you have been critically looking at the mores and customs of the past and questioning their value. Every generation does that. But don't discard the time-tested values upon which civilization has been built just because they are old.»
«Not all things have to be scrutinized, nor all friends tested, not all enemies exposed and denounced»
Author: Spanish Proverb