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"It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them."

"I admire President Chavez for his strength to resist the United States. Instead, Bush is waging a war of terrorism against the world."

"A lot of people resist transition and therefore never allow themselves to enjoy who they are. Embrace the change, no matter what it is once you do, you can learn about the new world you're in and take advantage of it."

"If we resist our passions, it is more due to their weakness than our strength."

"To resist the frigidity of old age, one must combine the body, the mind, and the heart. And to keep these in parallel vigor one must exercise, study, and love."

"Love is easy, and I love writing. You can't resist love. You get an idea, someone says something, and you're in love."

"It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them."

"Sometimes when we weep in the movies we weep for ourselves or for a life unlived. Or we even go to the movies because we want to resist the emotion that's there in front of us. I think there is always a catharsis that I look for and that makes the movie experience worthwhile."

"That image of the countryside being a threatening place still exists. People continue to resist the challenge of learning about aspects of life they don't understand."

"Heroes are those who can somehow resist the power of the situation and act out of noble motives, or behave in ways that do not demean others when they easily can."

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