At school, up to the age of sixteen, I found history boring, for we were studying the Industrial Revolution, which was all about Acts, Trade Unions and the factory system, and I wanted to know about people, because it is people who make history.
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Author: Alison Weir
Quotes To Live…
You NEED to look back to remember the awesome memories, to remember the positive lessons you have le
Certainly, I approve of political opinions, but there are people who do not know where to stop.
Don’t be too fast to highlight the weaknesses of other people. That is the quickest way of exposing
You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your ow
The heights by great men reached and kept were not attained by sudden flight, but they, while their
I disapprove of matrimony as a matter of principle.... Why should any independent, intelligent femal
It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The wr
Grace comes from God.
We need to develop new strategies to overcome every challenge. And by faith we can graciously triump
People are looking for someone to listen to them. Someone willing to grant them time, to listen to t
The best way to die is when your living
The moment you are there You know but the moment cannot be explained for it is beyond language and e
Once a person has been poisoned by self-deception, he can't make decisions about himself as neatly a
Ordinary people merely think how they shall 'spend' their time
Before you point fingers at someone, clean them well. You better remove that log on your lens before
To start with, for example this year, 2004, is the bicentennial of Haitian independence.
She was 3/4 perfection and 1/4 broken glass.
River had never lost his cool, not since I'd know him. That was the thing about River. He was calm.
April Genevieve Tucholke
Where did you get the control sample?" A flash of dark heat raced through him and he knew himself we
You can listen to silence, Reuven. I've begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn fr
Listen, and you will realize that we are made not from cells or from atoms. We are made from stories
The Bible is a book that every Christian should read, listen to, or have read to him or her througho
...how horrible and beautiful it is, that our eyes blur the truth when we can't bear to see it.
The motivation should come from regulatory enforcement, but enforcement is weak, and environmental l
Some big insect flew in and began walking on the table. I don’t know what insect it was, but it was
While I was looking the other way your fire went outLeft me with cinders to kick into dustWhat a was
It hardly matters how the body of Jesus came to be missing because in the last analysis what convinc
When you become healthy, courageous, and hopeful, following your conscience becomes much easier. Whe
The most profound joy has more of gravity than of gaiety in it.
Michel de Montaigne
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
If I could mimic the dynamic of any Shakespearean marriage, I’d choose to mimic the Macbeths—before
I think the best romantic comedies don't have villains.
The one who finds contentment is truly rich.
I want more than last night. I want you.
We may not pay Satan reverence, for that would be indiscreet, but we can at least respect his talent
Not kill us," Pigeon corrected. "She was mainly just trying to turn us into mindless slaves.
Christians need to take a stand for what is right and not let evil go unchallenged.
The anger welled inside me, with no where to go. I could feel it eating away at me. I knew if i didn
There ain't no such thing as a free lunch.
Pierre Dos Utt
I am proud of the President's leadership. I am proud to support him in saying: Yes, we are going to
Kay Bailey Hutchison
The only way to know the answer is by asking questions. Religion tries to suppress the questions ask
Saurabh Gupta Earth5R
When things go wrong don't go with them.
Neither Pagan nor Mahamedan nor Jew ought to be excluded from the civil rights of the Commonwealth b
Nature is what we know. We do not know the gods of religions. And nature is not kind, or merciful, o
Thomas A. Edison
Falling In Love
She did know that it's remarkably easy to fall in love with someone who is already in love with you.
Sarah Addison Allen
The shortest route to courage is absolute ignorance.
Night when deep sleep falleth on men.
When father uses the word 'politics' he's talkingabout relations between nations. When I use the wor
Were the seeds of next things always there, in the circle of the year, and was that how the world wo
As I continued to pray raggedly, prayer ceased to be an awkward and self-conscious act. It became a
Every nation is part of the history we inherit, blacks and whites, slaves and gods; we have no other
Through the rose glass window in their beautiful new home, you stare at the love you gave away.
Cancer though, it was a fickle friend that didn't care about your age, gender or race. It would move
They support freedom for themselves and slavery for everyone else, and they use the freedom of the m
...I expected a gift, you know, something nice and useless...
When you release the illusion of control, you begin an effortless free-fall toward a grand reunion w
I don't think it's true that blondes have more fun... Trust me, it is not true!
Why wish for something that will never be? It ends in nothing but heartbreak. We wish, then we think
Everyone has their opinion and everyone loves it. Nobody wants to accepts others opinion. So to make
Believe is the gateway to great treasures.
To understand what a person is, it is necessary always to refer to what he may be in the future, for
Gordon W. Allport
I was born with the ability to see in metaphor.
The mind will always take on an order conforming to that upon which it concentrates.
Richard J. Foster
We are overhasty to speak as if God did not manifest himself by our silent feeling, and make his lov
I believe the phrase you’re looking for is ‘too much money and not enough things to spend it on.
It's been quite a roller coaster ride, but I've grown and learned a lot about myself. The greatest t
Happiness is a choice you make when you allow faith through the entry gate and fear through the exit
The Art Of Fie…
So much of one's life was spent reading
Hi, this is Ganymede, cup-bearer to Zeus, and when I'm out buying wine for the Lord of the Skies, I
Darkness is always afraid of the positive thoughts, because they are also a species of light!
Mehmet Murat ildan
The Dark Knight 2008, favourite character Joker always in the right face and showing all humans in o
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage
He stared at her a moment longer, then laughed softly. “I wouldn’t love you if you were any weaker,”
If history is to be creative, to anticipate a possible future without denying the past, it should, I
Standing in front of the white picket fence, I stared at the multitude of champagne roses weaving th
Given the extent of the exposures of major banks around the world to A.I.G., and in light of the ext
Bombay is a city where gossip is treated as a commodity.
The instinct of self-preservation and the urge to self-destruction are equally strong in man! The De
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wron
Never force yourself on another. If you do this, then this is you trampling on your own dignity with
Your Temporary Santa, "He says presents aren't important, but I think they are- not because of how m
This is eminently true of many happy moments in life. Freed from the demands of decision and intenti
I know the expression love bloomed is metaphorical, but in my heart in this moment, there is one bad
Porsche is a driver's car - a performance car. That was funny - here's this awesome car, but it's go
Hatred and food were served up in equal proportions at the Connor dining table as he was growing up.
Nostalgia is the intimate refuge of every man and every woman in a world seemingly gone mad.
The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
The truth is: Belonging starts with self-acceptance. Your level of belonging, in fact, can never be
When I first heard the word existential, I didn't know what it meant. But then I found out that no o
The world is like a mirror frown at it and it frowns at you. Smile and it smiles too.
I love letters from little kids. Adults never proclaim themselves 'your #1 fan!
I think nowadays, women are breaking the borders or the boundaries and also trying to give a new int
Men make their own history, but they do not make it as they please.
Perhaps if you address the lady Most politely most politely Flatter and impress the lady Most poli
W. S. Gilbert
I’m barely human. I’m more like a creature; to me, everything gives off a scent! Thoughts, moments,
C. JoyBell C.
For me, the excitement in architecture revolves around the idea and the phenomenon of the experience
Do not allow the anxiety on how you will achieve your goals stop you from dreaming.
Your self-imposed prison. That think called your COMFORT ZONE. Challenge it, stretch it. You will th
In my silence do I enhance my talents
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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