You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
What is called a high standard of living consists, in considerable measure, in arrangements for avoiding muscular energy, for increasing sensual pleasure and enhancing caloric intake above any conceivable nutritional requirement.
Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him.
Herr Schroder has conducted two electoral campaigns, and he is doing it again now, by not telling people what is really necessary. He keeps avoiding the difficult and uncomfortable issues, those that imply changes and therefore provoke discussions.
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.
Invention consists in avoiding the constructing of useless contraptions and in constructing the useful combinations which are in infinite minority.
My experience in Amsterdam is that cyclists ride where the hell they like and aim in a state of rage at all pedestrians while ringing their bell loudly, the concept of avoiding people being foreign to them.
The British system denied any role for human creativity, and instead argued, that if man merely followed his hedonistic desires, pursuing pleasure and avoiding pain, objective laws would naturally guide society to achieve the best allocation of wealth.
I think it is important for software to avoiding imposing a cognitive style on workers and their work.
He shall sit solitary by avoiding the company of men, he shall hold his peace by meditating upon the joys of heaven, and he has risen above his state by tasting celestial delights.
States are looking for low-cost solutions that will enable better communication, while avoiding the danger in which the chain of command breaks down in emergencies. We do not want everyone talking to everyone else all the time.
The life of the creative man is lead, directed and controlled by boredom. Avoiding boredom is one of our most important purposes.
I've found a formula for avoiding these exaggerated fears of age; you take care of every day - let the calendar take care of the years.
The next few days, staying hydrated is the big thing and avoiding consuming contaminated foods and water. ... If you can do that, you're probably OK for a week. Beyond that, unless we get water and electricity going, it's going to be impossible to live here. Just impossible.
Health and fitness is the first-line approach to avoiding debilitating and even life-threatening complications that come with overweight, such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure,?;stroke and joint problems. Imagine walking into the doctor's office and being told you have diabetes. Why go there?
They are not very agile fliers, and they don't seem to be very skilled at avoiding predators, .
System-level coverage is essential to maintaining product design freedom and avoiding supply-chain disruptions.
Children and their parents should be counseled on prevention measures, including avoiding tanning, especially as they reach adolescence and appearance becomes a larger issue.
The prime minister focused only on the (protest against the) drawings in this letter, avoiding to talk about the ambassadors' other grievances.
Ducking and hiding, I'm not sure. Avoiding what's inevitable? Yes.
If you can reuse it, you're avoiding having to dispose it in the body of water. And you're saving drinking water, so there are added benefits.
We're back to looking at the fundamentals and, at least temporarily, avoiding gossip and rumors.
Strong but moderating retail sales and improving productivity suggest an economy that should continue to grow while avoiding overheating, ... The reports would seem to make it less likely that the Fed will need to move again this year.
After gorging on faddish, oversized SUVs for years, while studiously avoiding more rational vehicle choices, drivers in this country have woken up with a relentless hangover from Katrina made up of the double-whammy of tight supplies and jaw-dropping prices.
He is deliberately avoiding public engagements in order to deny us a chance to confront him.