[None Of Us Need Ever Fear That We Don't Have An Active Imagination, Because Imagination Is Mostly A Willingness To Entertain A Strange Idea Now And Then.]

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Matthew Kelly Quotes

"Consumption.And if the culture doesnt have a vision for the human person, it certainly doesnt have a vision for the family. In fact, the culture would prefer that every family be broken, because a broken family needs two dishwashers, two lawnmowers, ant two of almost everything else. And if culture could break families up two, three, four ways, it would prefer that."

Walter Thomas Jr Quotes

"A Man can Live two Weeks without Food,go two days without Water,and two minutes without Air,and apparently,an entire lifetime without a BRAIN."

Benjamin Whorf Quotes

"We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language."

Nikolai Lobachevsky Quotes

"There is no branch of mathematics, however abstract, which may not some day be applied to phenomena of the real world."

Neil Kurshan Quotes

"Morality is not only taught; it is caught."

Shelley Hitz Quotes

"Worry is a sin because we are taking our eyes off of Christ and His ability to handle a situation. And when we do this, we are no longer able to live a life of faith."

Ralph Bouma Quotes

"Little faith sees Gods hand in great things. Established faith sees Gods hand in little things."

Will Hermes Quotes

"When I discovered Gil Scott-Heron, I discovered a musical hero, a man who spoke baritone truth to power over jazzy funk at a time when funky music was primarily about shake, shake, shaking your booty."

Ruth Padel Quotes

"Tragedys language stresses that whatever is within us is obscure, many faceted, impossible to see. Performance gave this question of what is within a physical force. The spectators were far away from the performers, on that hill above the theatre. At the centre of their vision was a small hut, into which they could not see. The physical action presented to their attention was violent but mostly unseen. They inferred it, as they inferred inner movement, from words spoken by figures whose entrances and exits into and out of the visible space patterned the play. They saw its results when that facade opened to reveal a dead body. This genre, with its dialectics of seen and unseen, inside and outside, exit and entrance, was a simultaneously internal and external, intellectual and somatic expression of contemporary questions about the inward sources of harm, knowledge, power, and darkness."

Carl Von Clausewitz Quotes

"A conqueror is always a lover of peace."

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Quotes About Shocking

"I never guess. It is a shocking habit - destructive to the logical faculty." - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle

Quotes About Birthday Getting Wiser

"I lay on my floor crying again… shaking. Searching for inner strength and coming up empty. My eyes burned and my mouth was dry as I sucked on air that seemed to keep getting thicker and harder to breathe. I tried to leave again, but ended up leaning my forehead against the door, feeling defeated and wishing the Grim Reaper would come for me in all his silky, black glory." - Author: Nathan Daniels

Quotes About Rainbows And Angels

"I felt like there should have been rainbows and rose petals in their wake or something.Ugh.That was catty.Jenna deserved rainbows and rose petals, I reminded myself as I flopped back on my bed, Dads book bumping painfully against my sternum. After everything shed been through, Jenna had earned an eternity of nothing but good stuff. So why did seeing her with Vix make me want to brain myself with Demonologies: A History? I looked at the nightstand again and sighed. Then I opened the heavy book and tried to make myself read.For the next few hours I made a valiant attempt to get through Chapter One.For a book that was supposedly about fallen angels running around and creating havoc with their super-awesome dark "magycks," it was awfully boring, and all the weird spellings definitely didnt help." - Author: Rachel Hawkins

Quotes About Which Way To Go In Life

"But it is not emancipation that the great majority seeks. When pressed, most men will admit that it takes but little to be happy. (Not that they practice this wisdom!) Man craves happiness here on earth, not fulfillment, not emancipation. Are they utterly deluded, then, in seeking happiness? No, happiness is desirable, but it is a by-product, the result of a way of life, not a goal which is forever beyond ones grasp. Happiness is achieved en route. And if it be ephemeral, as most men believe, it can also give way, not to anxiety of despair, but to a joyousness which is serene and lasting. To make happiness the goal is to kill it in advance. If one must have a goal, which is questionable, why not self-realization? The unique and healing quality in this attitude toward life is that in the process goal an seeker become one." - Author: Henry Miller

Quotes About Eyes Johnny Depp

"And how do you explain to your wife that you dont have all the answers, and that you might not know what you are doing, and that you are afraid you are going to fail? How do you admit that you are most afraid that, one day, shell walk - and replace you with an educated, professor-type guy, who shares her same interests, schedule, and the way she was used to living, especially when all of your friends, your business associates, even your own damned brother, are all just waiting for you to mess up so they can have a shot at taking her away from you? How do you look the woman you love in her eyes and tell her that?" - Author: Leslie Esdaile

Quotes About Classmates In College

"Jody had watched other classmates, including many in college prep, enter such a life with an impatient fatalism. They got pregnant or arrested or simply dropped out. Some boys, more defiant, filled the junkyards with crushed metal. Crosses garlanded with flowers and keepsakes marked roadsides where theyd died. You could see it coming in the smirking yearbook photos theyd left behind." - Author: Ron Rash

Quotes About George Foreman

"I beat Larry Holmes and George Foreman. I whupped Mike Tyson twice. I had my ear chewed off and spat on the ground in front of me. Ive seen everything it is possible to see in boxing. I know this business better than anyone. So I live and die by my own decisions." - Author: Evander Holyfield

Quotes About Wonderful People

"Julius told me how much youd grown, but I couldnt believe it. Carter, I bet youre shaving—""Mom.""—and dating girls—""Mom!" Have you ever noticed how parents can go from the most wonderful people in the world to totally embarrassing in three seconds?" - Author: Rick Riordan

Quotes About Heaven On Earth

"Promising paradise or threatening hell-fire is, we assumed, generally admitted to be unproductive. It is based upon a fundamental fraud which, when discovered, turns the individual against society and nourishes the very thing it tries to stamp out. What Jesus offered in return of loving ones enemies was heaven on earth, better known as peace of mind." - Author: B.F. Skinner

Quotes About Ionescu

"„— Ei şi?", citat din d. Nae Ionescu" - Author: Eugène Ionesco