„Credulity is the man's weakness, but the child's strength.“

—  Charles Lamb, libro Essays of Elia

Witches, and Other Night Fears.
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„Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.“

—  Eric Hoffer American philosopher 1898 - 1983

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„It is a weak man who blames his failures on the strength of others.“

—  Orson Scott Card American science fiction novelist 1951

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—  David Gemmell, libro Legend

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„The weakness of men is the facade of strength; the strength of women is the facade of weakness.“

—  Warren Farrell, libro The Myth of Male Power

Fuente: The Myth of Male Power (1993), Part 1: The Myth of Male Power, p. 13.

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„But borrowing strength builds weakness.“

—  Stephen R. Covey, libro The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

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„Strength is Life, Weakness is death.“

—  Swami Vivekananda Indian Hindu monk and phylosopher 1863 - 1902

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„Maybe weakness is a strength of a kind.“

—  Melissa de la Cruz, libro The Van Alen Legacy

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„The race of man, while sheep in credulity, are wolves for conformity.“

—  Carl Van Doren American biographer 1885 - 1950

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„To say that man is a compound of strength and weakness, light and darkness, smallness and greatness, is not to indict him, it is to define him.“

—  Denis Diderot French Enlightenment philosopher and encyclopædist 1713 - 1784

As quoted in The Anchor Book of French Quotations with English Translations (1963) by Norbert Gutermam
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„Man is weak and when he makes strength his profession he is even weaker.“

—  Antonio Porchia Italian Argentinian poet 1885 - 1968

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