Any work that aspires, however humbly, to the condition of art should carry its justification in every line.
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Author: Joseph Conrad
He lives who dies to win a lasting name.
She accused me of wearing pants from the salvation army.""Rose, your pants ARE from the salvation ar
You're going to have things to repent, boy,' Mr. John had told Nick. 'That's one of the best things
The Most Impor…
One of the most important lessons we can glean from the environmental movement is to 'think globally
I wouldn't dream of watching motor racing, cycling, or golf - which aren't truly sports anyway.
For a long time I had wanted to take leave of Planet Tourism, to find one of those places that occas
Beauty lies in simplicity.
Don't fail to try because this is how winners roll.
Compassion is not prevention of all negative certainty, it is a home floating on the sea of fear, th
James C. Emlund
Sometimes you have to grow up before you appreciate how you grew up.
Innovation is more attitude than skill.
A house in the middle of nowhere always reminds us our Earth’s position in the universe!
Mehmet Murat ildan
Is there any stab as deep as wondering where and how much you failed those you loved?
When you come to a point realizing what is going on in the society, then you will also come to a poi
There's a problem with wounded birds, Cassie," Connor said. "Either they fly away from you one day,
Who you are is a mystery no one can answer, not even you.
Ranger S Appre…
Shokaku is a crane of some kind.''For lifting things?' Will asked.'For flying. A crane is a large bi
At home, I love reaching out into that absolute silence, when you can hear the owl or the wind.
If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready. The first one, too, was made out of chaos
Preach the Peace
I would appreciate it if they would call a halt on all their devoted efforts to find a way to abolis
…possessed of that indescribable charm called grace.
Louisa May Alcott
For what is your friend that you should seek him with hours to kill? Seek him always with hours to l
For I have always been a seeker, a dreamer, and a ponderer on seeking and dreaming...
The bad, icky and stinky things that happen sometimes should never be allowed to have an adverse eff
If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.
Just be yourself' is about the worst advice you can give some people.
Alain de Botton
Dreaming is good—especially if you dream when you are awake. Remember dreams will remain a dream if
Among His Own …
There is no abstract Evil; you have to understand that! Its roots are here, all around us, in this h
...I believe that doubts, honestly expressed and wrestled with, produce a faith that is stronger and
I can't imagine going on when there are no more expectations.
Life Quotes An…
Life is too shortTo travel 195 countries on the round sphereTo meet thousands of celebrities around
She soothed and solaced and celebrated destroying her gift by maiming it to suit her hearers.
They luxuriated in the feeling of deep and all pervading satisfaction, a feeling of knowing absolute
Hubert Selby Jr.
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the
Every crisis offers you extra desired power.
William Moulton Marston
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Happiness is not the victory, success or accomplishment; it is what happens at the end of the day?
That kind of so-called housekeeping where they have six Bibles and no cork-screw.
Books and movies, they are not mere entertainment. They sustain me and help me cope with my real lif
...Changelessness is decay.""A paradox. There is no decay without a change for the worse.""Changeles
There is no real beauty without some slight imperfection.
Now memories have an unusual way of coming back to you in the middle of a day.
I'd rater share the glory of a hit than star by myself in a flop
Peter denied Jesus; Judas betrayed Jesus. The bad news was that both of them fell off the track and
I have some NASA memorabilia from the early Apollo days that I can't imagine parting with. I've alwa
To be free is not to live in no place and at no time but to live in one place as in the shadow of al
Waheed Ibne Mu…
Only the great warriors fall down from their horses
Being perfect is what's stopping you from being good.
If you want to find money, focus on people. If you want to lose people, focus on money.
Maybe the real miracle in any miracle is our ability to believe that despite our own depravity, in t
Craig D. Lounsbrough
Our happiness in this world depends on the affections we are able to inspire.
...see the blessing and beauty that you are.
Holly Lynn Payne
This is the moment I have dreaded, the very reason why we kept running, even when it seemed hopeless
A dwarf will always tell tall stories.
Jesus is the perfect name!He who put away his fame!And persecuted in shame!That you will never be th
Individuality should not translate to narcissism. Realizing the strength of individuality is an acco
When you get a thing the way you want it, leave it alone.
Winston S. Churchill
There's a saying," Aeneas said: "Keep an eye on Greeks when they offer gifts." He spoke wryly. "Hors
Ursula K. Le Guin
I remember all of it, not because I meditate on it. No. I remember it because with each step I make
But that citizen's perception was also at one with the truth in recognizing that the very brutality
I guess by taking lessons early on, and really trying to play all the rudimentary stuff, and try to
If books/stories and movies are going to be judge as for the personality of people so... Doctor Slee
A sense of accomplishment Ahh yes. There's just (Nothing like it) Today, KNOW You can make it happen
Sereda Aleta Dailey
It turns out that what money buys has rapidly diminishing emotional returns ... As long as we're not
Robert B. Reich
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence.
I help others because I can, not because I expect something in return.
Only choices made in love are compassionate. There are no exceptions. Do you have the courage to act
The first duty of a lecturer- to hand you after an hour's discourse a nugget of pure truth to wrap u
It's easy finding reasons why other folks should be patient.
His love for his children bore down on his heart with the weight of three heavy stones. There were a
I worked with a group of people who argued day and night - professors, officials, the Minister of Fi
In the letters section, a Scot reminds his readers of the ‘Glorious Alliance’ between France and Mar
Your life is your practice. Your spiritual practice does not occur someplace other than in your life
Karen Maezen Miller
Humor is the affectionate communication of insight.
Now it's the dark's turn to be afraid.
A great step toward independence is a good-humoured stomach.
The real measure of your "wealth" is how much you'd be worth if you lost all your money.
Ziad K. Abdelnour
Blind faith is not real religion my friend.
In your usual state of consciousness, there is a separate quale experience of everything you observe
Character is fate. Every day is training day.
Kilroy J. Oldster
Jefferson, who spent his life collecting books, many of which he donated to the Library of Congress,
Materialism coarsens and petrifies everything, making everything vulgar, and every truth false.
Henri Frederic Amiel
The practice of forgiveness is very much like the practice of meditation. You have to do it often an
Katerina Stoykova Klemer
I was facing him before the last word was out, but I should have been dead by then. In a way I did d
Peter S. Beagle
Sharing feelings, conveying appreciation and whispering desires are all crucial components of a sati
And then they half-ran, half-skipped the last eight blocks to her apartment, their bodies connected
Life is life. You cannot replace a life.
On Prozac, Sisyphus might well push the boulder back up the mountain with more enthusiasm and creati
Judge a person not by how he treats you, but how he treats others. The former reflects what he wants
Betty Jamie Chung
We like to be out in nature so much because it has no opinion on us.
Rather than walk about holy places we can thus pause in our thoughts, examine our heart, and visit t
…everything may be done in a right way or a wrong; the right way is to do it as well as we can, as i
For God's sake, let's take the word 'possess' and put a brick round its neck and drown it ... We can
Dorothy L. Sayers
There's nothing wrong with you. There's a lot wrong with the world you live in. And definitely get o
I pass with relief from the tossing sea of Cause and Theory to the firm ground of Result and Fact.
Winston S. Churchill
We are involved in a life that passes understanding: our highest business is our daily life.
The victim mindset will have you dancing with the devil, then complaining that you're in hell.
For the beginning is assuredlythe end- since we know nothing, pureand simple, beyondour own complexi
William Carlos Williams
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