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It was as if all of the happiness, all of the magic of this blissful hour had flowed together into these stirring, bittersweet tones and flowed away, becoming temporal and transitory once more.
I'm from Canada, and New Zealand feels like you took all the best bits of Canada and squished them onto a tiny island like Hawaii. I was absolutely blown away by the beauty of the South Island.
We have chased away the clouds, the sky is all 'rose.'
You only have power over people so long as you don't take everything away from them. But when you've robbed a man of everything, he's no longer in your power - he's free again.
Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.
I believe so much in the power of performance I don't want to convince people. I want them to experience it and come away convinced on their own.
Quit worrying about your health. It will go away.
I received so many hate letters when I breast-fed a starving baby in Africa. I was in Sierra Leone in 2009 and I was weaning my child at that time - she was not there with me. There was a hungry baby who was crying because his mother had no milk, and I thought, 'Why throw away my milk if I can give it to a baby who needs it?'
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
The Lord compensates the faithful for every loss. That which is taken away from those who love the Lord will be added unto them in his own way. While it may not come at the time we desire, the faithful will know that every tear today will eventually be returned a hundredfold with tears of rejoicing and gratitude.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
The streets made me. They stay at me. There's nothing that's gonna take away from my legacy. I'm sorry. It is what it is. I'm dying this way. With the crown on my head, nobody can take nothing away from me. It is what it is. I am who I am. Bottom line.
I'm at like 325 pairs right now, give or take. But I've given away about 200 pairs of sneakers. I'm not as big of a collector as I used to be, because I think the game just got weird. Everybody likes to collect now, so it's kind of corny. But I got the essentials.
Dancing allows me to go away and not have to think of what I'm doing next.
I miss all of my old friends who have passed away. Sometimes you just don't understand why they were taken so soon. I loved and miss Johnny Cash. I miss my old buddy Johnny Paycheck, who happens to be buried in an area of the cemetery that I bought for my family.
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Louisa May Alcott
The racing bug is never going to go away. It's like the Mafia.
There are moments of life that we never forget, which brighten and brighten as time steals away.
James Gates Percival
I have patches of insomnia, and I'm fascinated by the otherness of the world at night. The stillness. Daytime preoccupations fall away, standards change, thoughts change. It's a canvas for reinvention, I think.
Today, I am blessed to be living a dream. And yet, if it all went away tomorrow, I know I would still have peace.
When I lose the sense of motivation and the sense to prove something as a basketball player, it's time for me to move away from the game.
The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.
It is often easier to become outraged by injustice half a world away than by oppression and discrimination half a block from home.
Carl T. Rowan
To be able to give away riches is mandatory if you wish to possess them. This is the only way that you will be truly rich.
The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth you have given away.
Every day you spend drifting away from your goals is a waste not only of that day, but also of the additional day it takes to regain lost ground.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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