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The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized - never knowing.
The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.
What we have found in this country, and maybe we're more aware of it now, is one problem that we've had, even in the best of times, and that is the people who are sleeping on the grates, the homeless, you might say, by choice.
Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.
I stay true to myself and my style, and I am always pushing myself to be aware of that and be original.
All of us grow up in particular realities - a home, family, a clan, a small town, a neighborhood. Depending upon how we're brought up, we are either deeply aware of the particular reading of reality into which we are born, or we are peripherally aware of it.
I talked to the players and tried to make them aware of what was good and bad, but I didn't try to run their lives.
The more decisions that you are forced to make alone, the more you are aware of your freedom to choose.
Poetry may make us from time to time a little more aware of the deeper, unnamed feelings which form the substratum of our being, to which we rarely penetrate; for our lives are mostly a constant evasion of ourselves.
T. S. Eliot
The animal is ignorant of the fact that he knows. The man is aware of the fact that he is ignorant.
There is no formula that I'm aware of for being a successful or fulfilled woman today.
The people of New York took a big chance on me. And I'm well aware of that.
In nearly every religion I am aware of, there is a variation of the golden rule. And even for the non-religious, it is a tenet of people who believe in humanistic principles.
Awareness of universals is called conceiving, and a universal of which we are aware is called a concept.
There is always some specific moment when we become aware that our youth is gone; but, years after, we know it was much later.
People need to be made more aware of the need to work at learning how to live because life is so quick and sometimes it goes away too quickly.
Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.
I have never been aware before how many faces there are. There are quantities of human beings, but there are many more faces, for each person has several.
Rainer Maria Rilke
All parents should be aware that when they mock or curse gay people, they may be mocking or cursing their own child.
People who matter are most aware that everyone else does too.
Liberalism is, I think, resurgent. One reason is that more and more people are so painfully aware of the alternative.
John Kenneth Galbraith
My father started growing very quiet as Alzheimer's started claiming more of him. The early stages of Alzheimer's are the hardest because that person is aware that they're losing awareness. And I think that that's why my father started growing more and more quiet.
The man who is aware of himself is henceforward independent; and he is never bored, and life is only too short, and he is steeped through and through with a profound yet temperate happiness.
I had become, with the approach of night, once more aware of loneliness and time - those two companions without whom no journey can yield us anything.
Be aware of wonder. Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw and paint and sing and dance and play and work every day some.
You don't have to be a 'person of influence' to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me.
Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.
I'm aware that people I have loved and have died and are in the spirit world looking after me.
A stage actor has to be 10% aware of the audience as he's performing.
I am not aware that any community has a right to force another to be civilized.
John Stuart Mill
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