Prized Related Quotes



If it were possible to heal sorrow by weeping and to raise the dead with tears, gold were less prized than grief.

Sophocles

#Gold #Prized


Some geopolitical conflicts are morally complicated. The Israel-Gaza war is not. It possesses a moral clarity not only rare but excruciating. [...] For Hamas, the only thing more prized than dead Jews are dead Palestinians.

Charles Krauthammer

#Conflicts #Gaza #Jews #Possesses #Prized


The cognitive skills prized by the American educational establishment and measured by achievement tests are only part of what is required for success in life. Character skills are equally important determinants of wages, education, health and many other significant aspects of flourishing lives.

James Heckman

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There's something outrageously simple about extending yourself toward a goal the way a plant seeks the sun's rays or a gopher the crunch of easy soil beneath his paws, and then getting exactly what you want, sunshine or some prized tuber.

Gary Shteyngart

#Extending #Prized #Rays


How very different it would be to live somewhere where people weren't afraid to reveal themselves, where emotion was prized instead of hidden.

Karen Ranney

#Emotion #Prized #Reveal


In a society that tries to standardize thinking, individuality is not highly prized.

Alex Grey

#Highly #Individuality #Prized #Society #Thinking #Tries


A tooth is much more to be prized than a diamond.

Miguel De Cervantes

#Prized #Tooth


The virtuous woman must be treated like a relic - adored, but not handled; she should be guarded and prized, like a fine flower-garden, the beauty and fragrance of which the owner allows others to enjoy only at a distance, and through iron walls.

Miguel De Cervantes

#Adored #Fragrance #Guarded #Prized #Walls


The virtues prized in free countries are honesty, self-discipline, a sense of responsibility to one's family, a sense of loyalty to one's employer and staff, and a pride in the quality of one's work. And these virtues only flourish in a climate of freedom.

Margaret Thatcher

#Prized #Self Discipline #Virtues


Genius, like gold and precious stones, is chiefly prized because of its rarity.

Mark Twain

#Gold #Prized #Rarity #Stones