[To Believe That Patriotism Will Not Flourish If Patriotic Ceremonies Are Voluntary... Is To Make An Unflattering Estimate Of The Appeal Of Our Institutions To Free Minds.]

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"The costumes of these two ladies seemed to me like the materialisation, snow-white or patterned with colour, of their inner activity, and, like the gestures which I had seen the Princesse de Guermantes make and which, I had no doubt, corresponded to some latent idea, the plumes which swept down from her forehead and her cousins dazzling and spangled bodice seemed to have a special meaning, to be to each of these women an attribute which was hers and hers alone." - Author: Marcel Proust

Quotes About The Holy Innocents

"I want a lifetime of holy moments. Every day I want to be in dangerous proximity to Jesus. I long for a life that explodes with meaning and is filled with adventure, wonder, risk, and danger. I long for a faith that is gloriously treacherous. I want to be with Jesus, not knowing whether to cry or laugh." - Author: Mike Yaconelli

Quotes About Great Conversations

"Then, since all great poets are strange in their speech and actions, he must have achieved great fame, for his actions and conversations were the strangest of any man I ever knew." - Author: Robert E. Howard

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"If youre not living on the edge youre taking up too much space." - Author: Stephen Hunt

Quotes About Ancient Art

"The myth of Christian martyrdom and persecution needs to be corrected, because it has left us with a dangerous legacy that poisons the well of public discourse. This affects not just Christians, but everyone. We cannot use the mere fact that we feel persecuted as evidence that our cause is just or as the grounds for rhetorical or actual war. We cannot use the supposed moral superiority of our ancient martyrs to demonstrate the intrinsic superiority of our modern religious beliefs or ideological positions. Once we recognize that feeling persecuted is not proof of anything, then we have to engage in serious intellectual and moral debate about the actual issues at hand." - Author: Candida Moss

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"In our past lies our future. By our own hands and decisions we will be damned and we will be saved. Whatever you do, put forth your best effort even if all youre doing is chasing a never ending rainbow. You might never reach the end of it, but along the way youll meet people who will mean the world to you and make me...mories that will keep you warm on even the coldest nights" - Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon

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"For a garden is a mistress, and gardening is a blend of all the arts, and if it is not the death of me, sooner or later, I shall be much surprised." - Author: Beverley Nichols

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"Even in the realm of pure mathematics, the mathematician may use any set of symbols he desires within any given region of space-time; he may even go so far as to maintain that any one set of symbols fits the scheme as well as any other, but to erect this method into a philosophy and confuse independence of any one special meaning with independence of all meaning is unjustified and unwarranted." - Author: Fulton J. Sheen

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"(Patrick) Henry rightly understood that the moral condition of the American people was a direct product of their religious faith, and that politics and morality were inevitably intertwined. Thus, the political structure ultimately rested on a religious foundation. The "great pillars of all government and of social life, "Henry once observed, are virtue, morality, and religion." - Author: David J. Vaughan

Quotes About Exports

"The Scottish government set a goal of increasing exports by 50% by 2017. That is ambitious. Is it achievable?" - Author: Tom Hunter