Subjugate

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  • put down by force or intimidation; "The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"
  • make subservient; force to submit or subdue

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* The true measure of a man is the degree to which he has managed to subjugate his ego. - Albert Einstein

* Life is a game in which the rules are constantly changing nothing spoils a game more than those who take it seriously. Adultery Phooey You should never subjugate yourself to another nor seek the subjugation of someone else to yourself. If you follow that Crispian principle you will be able to say 'Phooey,' too, instead of reaching for your gun when you fancy yourself betrayed. - Quentin Crisp


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  • How To Increase Your Decision-Making Space
    Making difficult decisions is one aspect that separates strong leaders from weak ones, professionals from amateurs. A good leader is one who can subjugate oneself to the broader mission and make decisions without emotional attachment that serves the organization?s purpose and people. Read more on this news related to 'Subjugate'

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