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Survive

Definition: Continue to live or exist, especially in spite of danger or hardship.
Number of Quotes: 13

No people in history have ever survived who thought they could protect their freedom by making themselves inoffensive to their enemies.
Dean Acheson

Look at a book. A book is the right size to be a book. They're solar-powered. If you drop them, they keep on being a book. You can find your place in microseconds. Books are really good at being books, and no matter what happens, books will survive.
Douglas Adams

There is enough in the world for everyone's need, but not for everyone's greed.
Frank Buchman

The dinosaurs disappeared because they could not adapt to their changing environment. We shall disappear if we cannot adapt to an environment that now contains spaceships, computers and thermonuclear weapons.
Arthur C. Clarke

Youth is a blunder; Manhood a struggle; Old Age a regret.
Benjamin Disraeli

Let every Nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend or oppose any foe, in order to assure the survival and success of liberty.
Spoken at inaugural address and inscribed on his memorial.
John F. Kennedy

No. I can survive well enough on my own-if given the proper reading material.
Throne of Glass
Sarah J. Maas

We're not going global because we want to or because of any megalomania, but because it's really necessary.
Rupert Murdoch

You've got to learn to survive a defeat. That's when you develop character.
Richard Nixon

While animals survive by adjusting themselves to their background, man survives by adjusting his background to himself.
Ayn Rand

The man who accepts the laissez-faire doctrine would allow his garden to grow wild so that roses might fight it out with the weeds and the fittest might survive.
John Ruskin

I found one day in school a boy of medium size ill-treating a smaller boy. I expostulated, but he replied: The bigs hit me, so I hit the babies; that's fair. In these words he epitomized the history of the human race.
Bertrand Russell

Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner

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