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Quotations on Crisis

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Man is not imprisoned by habit. Great changes in him can be wrought by crisis - once that crisis can be recognized and understood.

~ Norman Cousins

The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life - knowing that under certain conditions it is not worth-while to live.

~ Aristotle

Every little thing counts in a crisis.

~ Jawaharlal Nehru

Crises and deadlocks when they occur have at least this advantage, that they force us to think.

~ Jawaharlal Nehru

These are the times that try men's souls.

~ Thomas Paine

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