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Daemon
Posted: Sunday, March 7, 2010 12:00:00 AM
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inclination

(noun) An attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others.

Synonyms: tendency, disposition

Usage: He had an inclination to give up too easily.
ChildofTheKing
Posted: Sunday, March 7, 2010 1:34:36 AM

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"There are moments when the extent of it seems doubtful; and till his sentiments are fully known, you cannot wonder at my wishing to avoid any encouragement of my own partiality, by believing or calling it more than it is. In my heart I feel little--scarcely any doubt of his preference. But there are other points to be considered besides his inclination."

~Jane Austen
Hupomone
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"Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another." -Eustace Budgell

"Whatever starts in California unfortunately has an inclination to spread." -Jimmy Carter

Inclination: "I am no lazier now than I was forty years ago, but that is because I reached the limit forty years ago. You can't go beyond possibility." -Mark Twain
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