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Quotes: 121 - 140 of 1980 Pages: First ... Previous 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next ... Last
20.10.2019
I do feel heartsick that the inequalities, if anything, are worse today than they were when I wrote 'Savage Inequalities,' and that segregation is now back at the point where it was when I published my first book.
Jonathan Kozol
(Uncategorized)
19.10.2019
The curse of man, and the cause of nearly all his woe, is his stupendous capacity for believing the incredible
Henry Louis Mencken
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18.10.2019
A most moving and pulse-stirring honor - the heartfelt grope of the hand, and the welcome that does not descend from the pale, gray matter of the brain but rushes up with the red blood of the heart
Mark Twain
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17.10.2019
There was not a word of all that Moses commanded, which Joshua read not before all the congregation of Israel, with the women, and the little ones, and the strangers that were conversant among them.
Bible
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16.10.2019
Surely hell lies in wait, / A place of resort for the inordinate, / Living therein for ages.
Quran
(Uncategorized)
15.10.2019
And the same day Pilate and Herod were made friends together: for before they were at enmity between themselves.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
14.10.2019
There are no accidents so unfortunate from which skilful men will not draw some advantage, nor so fortunate that foolish men will not turn them to their hurt.
(Uncategorized)
13.10.2019
Surely We inherit the earth and all those who are on it, and to Us they shall be returned.
Quran
(Uncategorized)
12.10.2019
There's one blessing only, the source and cornerstone of beatitude -- confidence in self.
Seneca
(Uncategorized)
11.10.2019
each candidate behaved well in the hope of being judged worthy of election. However, this system was disastrous when the city had become corrupt. For then it was not the most virtuous but the most powerful who stood for election, and the weak, even if virtuous, were too frightened to run for office.
Niccolo Machiavelli
(CorruptionElectionsPolitics)
10.10.2019
The kindness I have longest remembered has been of this sort, the sort unsaid; so far behind the speaker's lips that almost it already lay in my heart. It did not have far to go to be communicated.
Henry David Thoreau
(Kindness)
09.10.2019
The Lord GOD hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary: he wakeneth morning by morning, he wakeneth mine ear to hear as the learned.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
08.10.2019
The purpose of a writer is to be read, and the criticism which would destroy the power of pleasing must be blown aside
Samuel Johnson
(Writers)
07.10.2019
We see not our signs: there is no more any prophet: neither is there among us any that knoweth how long.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
06.10.2019
He spake, and the locusts came, and caterpillers, and that without number, / And did eat up all the herbs in their land, and devoured the fruit of their ground.
Bible
(Uncategorized)
05.10.2019
I would hope it would be within days, not within weeks. We've got to get this moving.
Colin Powell
(Uncategorized)
04.10.2019
Actions are the seed of fate deeds grow into destiny.
Harry S Truman
(ActionDestiny)
03.10.2019
One may make their house a palace of sham, or they can make it a home, a refuge.
Mark Twain
(Uncategorized)
02.10.2019
All things are ready, if our minds be so.
William Shakespeare
(Uncategorized)
01.10.2019
And whenever a chapter is revealed, there are some of them who say: Which of you has it strengthened in faith? Then as for those who believe, it strengthens them in faith and they rejoice.
Quran
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