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Within two full years will I bring again into this place all the vessels of the LORD's house, that Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon took away from this place, and carried them to Babylon: / And I will bring again to this place Jeconiah the son of Jehoiakim king of Judah, with all the captives of Judah, that went into Babylon, saith the LORD: for I will break the yoke of the king of Babylon.
For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks; the ultimate, the last test and proof; the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
I can't imagine a human being so hard up for something to do as to quarrel with me
Joseph Conrad
[That it's sometimes indistinguishable from misanthropy is a risk the A.V. Club is willing to take.] People are stupider than anybody, ... They ban 'Huckleberry Finn' because it has the word 'nigger' in it. That's just silly. But what can you do? Except kill those people.
Tom Lehrer
Woe to the idle shepherd that leaveth the flock!
Talent won't be quiet, doesn't know how to be quiet. [...] It never shuts up. It'll wake you in the middle of your tiredest night, screaming, 'Use me, use me, use me! I'm tired of just sitting her! Use me, fuckhead, use me!'
Stephen King
I think it was very good. I would like to say it was romantic, absolutely, very difficult in 2001 to have something like that,
Luciano Pavarotti
The same kind, beaming smile that children could warm their hands at.
James Matthew Barrie
Announce to the hypocrites that they shall have a painful chastisement: / Those who take the unbelievers for guardians rather than believers. Do they seek honor from them? Then surely all honor is for Allah.
He thought he was a wit, and he was half right.
Joseph Addison
I'll bend effort to win and I come from a long line of effort-benders.
W. C. Fields
For their riches were more than that they might dwell together; and the land wherein they were strangers could not bear them because of their cattle.
Love is seeing without eyes, hearing without ears; hatred is nothing.
Doug Horton
C makes it easy to shoot yourself in the foot; C++ makes it harder, but when you do, it blows away your whole leg.
Bjarne Stroustrup
For we have not a high priest who is unable to sympathise with our weaknesses, but one who in every respect has been tested as we are, yet without sin
The ecclesiastical writers, who, in the heat of religious faction, are apt to despise the profane virtues of sincerity and moderation.
Edward Gibbon
Ye have heard that it was said of them of old time, Thou shalt not kill; and whosoever shall kill shall be in danger of the judgment: / But I say unto you, That whosoever is angry with his brother without a cause shall be in danger of the judgment: and whosoever shall say to his brother, Raca, shall be in danger of the council: but whosoever shall say, Thou fool, shall be in danger of hell fire.
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief,Depends on whose solicitor has given me my brief.
Benjamin Franklin
There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed.
Woodrow T. Wilson
(Social service)
So I sware in my wrath, They shall not enter into my rest.) / Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.
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