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Reliance Quotes

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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
“It may...be judged indecent in me to come forward on this occasion; but when I see a fellow-creature about to perish through the cowardice of her pretended friends, I wish to be allowed to speak, that I may say what I know of her character.”
Mary Shelley, Frankenstein

Thomas Carlyle
“My books are friends that never fail me."

(Letter to his mother, Margaret A. Carlyle; 17 March 1817)”
Thomas Carlyle

Erik Pevernagie
“When a river of tears and a load of grief keep on flowing from a mountain of broken trust, feelings may relentlessly besiege the stronghold of our flesh. Only a timely adjustment with our mental compass can shore up confidence, resilience; and reliance. ("Taken for a ride")”
Erik Pevernagie

Erik Pevernagie
“Let us express our confidence lavishly. In the construction of human relationships, trust can unlock bolted hearts and evaporate groundless suspicions. It has the power to uplift us and detach us from material calculations. Except, if reliance shows nasty shatters, we may put it on hold for a while or, furthermore, deny it. ("'My radio ")”
Erik Pevernagie, Words of Wisdom: Selected and illustrated by his readers

Arthur Conan Doyle
“By the way, Doctor, I shall want your cooperation.'
'I shall be delighted.'
'You don't mind breaking the law?'
'Not in the least.'
'Nor running a chance of arrest?'
'Not in a good cause.'
'Oh, the cause is excellent!'
'Then I am your man.'
'I was sure that I might rely on you.”
Arthur Conan Doyle, A Scandal in Bohemia

Max Brooks
“It’s great to live free of the other sheep until you hear the wolves howl.”
Max Brooks, Devolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre

Dorothy Koomson
“I don't want to rely on something that could be taken away at some point.”
Dorothy Koomson, My Best Friend's Girl

Andy Stanley
“Past boldness is no assurance of future boldness. Boldness demands continual reliance on God's spirit.”
Andy Stanley

Scott Hahn
“Only when we cease to rely on our own strength can we discover that God's strength is always there for us.”
Scott Hahn, Hope for Hard Times

Majid Kazmi
“Don't let anyone tell your story. Pick up a pen and write your own.”
Majid Kazmi

Hilari Bell
“Fisk would take care of it.”
Hilari Bell, The Last Knight

Victoria Aveyard
“They have their own version of truth, and that's the only one people will hear.”
Victoria Aveyard, Red Queen

Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
“In case nobody has told you," she said, "this is the United States of America, where nobody has a right to rely on anybody else--where everybody learns to make his or her own way.”
Kurt Vonnegut, Slapstick, or Lonesome No More!

Agatha Christie
“I help those who can help themselves.”
Agatha Christie, The Sittaford Mystery

Mango Wodzak
“We will never know true bliss while our lifestyles are reliant on the misery and suffering of others.”
Mango Wodzak, The Eden Fruitarian Guidebook

Pawan Mishra
“The loss of a reliance on others often helpfully forces a more sophisticated rumination that enables the opening of previously unknown avenues.”
Pawan Mishra, Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy

Pawan Mishra
“There are things in life that science will never be able to see. We have to rely on what has been passed from our ancestors, generation to generation.”
Pawan Mishra, Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy

“If you don’t leave your job, your job will leave you someday”
Sunday Adelaja

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“We dig wells that are less than a stone’s throw away from bubbling springs because we think that digging the well means that we don’t need to rely on the God Who created the spring. Either way, He created the water in both.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Sun Tzu
“It is a doctrine of war not to assume the enemy will not come, but rather to rely on one's readiness to meet him; not to presume that he will not attack, but rather to make one's self invincible.”
Sun Tzu, The Art of War

Nabaneeta Dev Sen
“কবিতা, তোমাকে ছেড়ে কতকাল বেঁচে-বর্তে আছি!
তা-ব'লে আমাকে কিন্তু তুমি ছেড়ে থেকো না, আমাকে
তোমার বুকের মধ্যে হেলায়-ফেলায় পুষে রেখো।
তুমি ঘর ছেড়ে গেলে আমি কোন্ বানপ্রস্থে যাবো?”
Nabaneeta Dev Sen, শ্রেষ্ঠ কবিতা

Kathryn Schulz
“Reliance on other people's knowledge. . . . buys us all a lot of time. It also buys us, in essence, many billions of prosthetic brains.”
Kathryn Schulz, Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error

J.E.B. Spredemann
“God will be there for you when no one else is. He will walk with you on every mountain. He will carry you through every valley. He will never leave you or forsake you. You don't need me; you need Him. I cannot be all those things for you. Only God can.”
J.E.B. Spredemann, Englisch on Purpose

Wyatt Allen
“Some people fear to consecrate themselves to God for the same reason they fear to write a blank check.”
Wyatt Allen

Gift Gugu Mona
“Self-reliance limits us to what we can do. But reliance on God enables us to attain more; through what He can do.”
Gift Gugu Mona, Daily Quotes about God: 365 Days of Heavenly Inspiration

“Righteousness of faith is radical reliance on a righteous God.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

“Faith is radical reliance on a righteous God.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“If we doubt the faulty nature of the foundations that we create, we might ask if we’re currently standing on one, or are we sitting on the ground looking at the last one that collapsed. And since we’re already sitting, maybe we’d be smart to ponder that.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Paddick Van Zyl
“In our own eyes, the paths we choose to take in life always seem right. But we, unlike God, do not see the end from the beginning. We should not rely on our own judgment but rely on the wisdom of God and the leading of the Holy Spirit.”
Paddick Van Zyl, The Solomon Principles

Hope Edelman
“While the daughter of a helpless father develops a hypercompetent physical self-reliance that encourages her to take responsibility for those around her, the daughter of a distant father becomes more emotionally independent. As an adult, she's wary of depending on others; feeling physically abandoned by one parent and emotionally abandoned by the other, she selects only a handful of people to whom she'll get close.”
Hope Edelman, Motherless Daughters: The Legacy of Loss

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