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If I were not Alexander, then should wish to be Diogenes.

Alexander The Great Topic: Choice

But one thing is needful: and Math hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.

Bible Topic: Choice

For many are called, but few are chosen.

Bible Topic: Choice

He that will not when he may, When he will he shall have nay.

Robert Burton Topic: Choice

Better to sink beneath the shock Than moulder piecemeal on the rock!

Lord Byron Topic: Choice

Of harmes two the less is for to chose.

Geoffrey Chaucer Topic: Choice

What voice did on my spirit fall, Peschiera, when thy bridge I crost? 'Tis better to have fought and lost That never to have fought at all!

Arthur Hugh Clough Topic: Choice

Life often presents us with a choice of evils, rather than of goods.

Charles Caleb Colton Topic: Choice

Guess, if you can, and choose, if you dare. [Lat., Devine, si tu peux, et choisis, si tu l'oses.]

Pierre Corneille Topic: Choice

The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice.

George Eliot Topic: Choice

God offers to every mind its choice between truth and repose.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Topic: Choice

Betwixt the devil and the deep sea.

Desiderius Gerhard Erasmus Topic: Choice

Between the victim and the stone knife. [Lat., Inter sacrum et sazim.]

Desiderius Gerhard Erasmus Topic: Choice

Submit or resign. [Lat., Se soumettre ou se demettre.]

Desiderius Gerhard Erasmus Topic: Choice

Where passion leads or prudence points the way.

Robert Lowth Topic: Choice

Rather than be less Car'd not to be at all.

John Milton Topic: Choice

Who would not, finding way, break loose from hell, . . . . And boldly venture to whatever place Farthest from pain?

John Milton Topic: Choice

The difficulty in life is the choice.

George A Moore Topic: Choice

Of fight or fly, This choice is left ye, to resist or die.

Alexander Pope Topic: Choice

Between two stools one sits on the ground. [Fr., S'asseoir entre deux selles le cul a terre.]

Francois Rabelais Topic: Choice

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