56 Avoiding Quotes

 

  • Avoiding problems you need to face is avoiding the life you need to live. – Paulo Coelho

 

  • Avoiding a problem doesn’t solve it. – Bonnie Jean Thornley

 

  • There is no avoidance in delay. – Aeschylus

 

  • You cannot find peace by avoiding life. – Virginia Woolf

 

  • Avoiding humiliation is the core of tragedy and comedy. – John Guare

 

  • When you are avoiding your pain you are really only avoiding your growth. – Bryant McGill

 

  • Comfort is a stance of avoidance rather than the pursuit of excellence. – Craig D. Lounsbrough

 

  • All work is the avoidance of harder work. – James Richardson

 

  • Avoiding things that drain you is more important than gaining energy. – Frederick Lenz

 

  • Avoiding offense means that we don’t accept each other as equals. – Ayaan Hirsi Ali

 

  • Running away, avoiding life’s battles or giving up robs you of the opportunity to grow and be stronger.- Innocent Mwatsikesimbe

 

  • People spend entire lifetimes trying to avoid the things that have already happened. – Silvia Hartmann

avoiding quotes

  • Avoidance doesn’t solve anything; it merely serves as a temporary salve. – Tony Dungy

 

  • In avoiding one evil we fall into another, if we use not discretion. – Horace

 

  • Avoiding where others go wrong is an important step in achieving investment success. In fact, it almost assures it. – Seth Klarman

 

  • Pain in this life is not avoidable, but the pain we create avoiding pain is avoidable. – R.D. Laing

 

  • When our purpose becomes avoidance, our life becomes a void. – Bill Crawford

 

  • Often life is a frantic avoidance of the truth. – Adyashanti

 

  • Avoiding a bathtub because your parents tried to kill you in one isn’t the same as avoiding your entire life by becoming a wolf. – Maggie Stiefvater

 

  • Only by avoiding the beginning of things can we escape their end. – Cyril Connolly

 

  • It’s not avoidance if you actively plan to pursue it. Someday. – T.J. Klune

 

  • Most of us will do anything to avoid facing ourselves. – Lolly Daskal

 

  • Avoid being brainwashed or controlled by the opinions or attitudes of others. – Steven Redhead

 

  • If you avoid your truthful emotions and pain you will implode and contract into a diminished and feeble state. – Bryant McGill

 

  • But avoidance allows you to believe that you’re making all kinds of strides when you’re not. – Liz Murray

 

  • Avoiding pain causes endless suffering for you and others. Avoiding pain is really selfishness. – Bryant McGill

 

  • There are two ways of avoiding the snare of woman; one is to shun all women and the other to love all beings. – Sri Aurobindo

 

  • In avoiding one vice fools rush into the opposite extreme. – Horace

 

  • The art of avoiding extremes is an art that is drawn on the canvas of maturity and painted with the abstract strokes of many experiences. – T. D. Jakes

 

  • Avoiding inflation is not an absolute imperative but rather is one of a number of conflicting goals that we must pursue and that we may often have to compromise. – Paul Samuelson

 

  • Conflict avoidance often causes greater conflict. – Bryant McGill

 

  • Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold. – Helen Keller

 

  • Some refuse the loan of life to avoid the debt of death. – Otto Rank

 

  • There’s nothing simpler than avoiding people you don’t like. Avoiding one’s friends, that’s the real test. – Maggie Smith

 

  • Avoiding things that you deem unattainable on first sight will limit you. – Innocent Mwatsikesimbe

 

  • Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure. – Hellen Keller

 

  • Well, it is true. Sometimes avoiding something can give it more and more meaning rather than less and less. – Tom McNeal

 

  • Choosing to avoid uncomfortable feelings offers immediate short-term relief, but avoidance can lead to long-term consequences. – Amy Morin

 

  • Avoiding the doctrine of hell is one step away from denying it altogether. – Mark Dever

 

  • You can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality. – Ayn Rand

 

  • Avoidance of experiences is a fixation and it binds you to the world, it binds you to the personal self. – Frederick Lenz

 

  • Avoidance is a wonderful therapy. – Maggie Stiefvater

 

  • Avoiding maturity is, for many men, not just a cute hobby, but a life’s work – often handsomely rewarded in the infantile popular culture of the West. – Michael Leunig

 

  • Avoidance is paying forward that which I would be much wiser to pay off. – Craig D. Lounsbrough

 

  • Avoid those who seek friends in order to maintain a certain social status or to open doors they would not otherwise be able to approach. – Paulo Coelho

 

  • Avoidance has never been a great tactic in solving any problem. For most situations in life, not addressing what’s going on only makes matters worse. – Luvvie Ajayi

 

  • He who avoids prayer is avoiding everything that is good. – John of the Cross

 

  • Avoiding the temptation to sin and being patient upon that, is greater than being patient whilst being afflicted with trials. – Ibn Taymiyyah

 

  • One of the best ways of avoiding necessary and even urgent tasks is to seem to be busily employed on things that are already done. – John Kenneth Galbraith

 

  • You cannot avoid what you fear because what you fear is inside of you. – Bryant McGill

 

  • Avoidance of sin is lighter than the pain of remorse. – Unknown

 

  • Avoiding complexity reduces bugs. – Linus Torvalds

 

  • There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives. – Cyril Connolly

 

  • It is by avoiding future sin that we retain a remission of the sins of the past. – Henry B. Eyring

 

  • The man who avoids debt doesn’t have to worry about avoiding his creditors. – Evan Esar