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I was destined to work with dying patients. I had no choice when I encountered my first AIDS patient. I felt called to travel some 250,000 miles each year to hold workshops that helped people cope with the most painful aspects of life, death and the transition between the two.
Disagreements between incompatible beliefs cannot be settled by reasoned argument because reasoned argument is drummed out of those trained in religion from the cradle.
Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
I don't paint things. I only paint the difference between things.
We live in a world of constant juxtaposition between joy that's possible and pain that's all too common. We hope for love and success and abundance, but we never quite forget that there is always lurking the possibility of disaster.
I've been looking at some video clips on YouTube of President Obama - then candidate Obama - going through Iowa making promises. The gap between his promises and his performance is the largest I've seen, well, since the Kardashian wedding and the promise of 'til death do we part.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Miguel de Cervantes
I'm my most creative between 3 and 5 a.m. That's the way I've always been.
There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a man giveth himself, as there is between the counsel of a friend and of a flatterer. For there is no such flatterer as is a man's self.
To judge between good or bad, between successful and unsuccessful would take the eye of a God.
At the end of the day, you know, love does not happen between two perfect people as much as we would wish.
Very notable was his distinction between coarseness and vulgarity, coarseness, revealing something; vulgarity, concealing something.
E. M. Forster
Childhood: the period of human life intermediate between the idiocy of infancy and the folly of youth - two removes from the sin of manhood and three from the remorse of age.
There is no separation between mind and body... Self and other co-arise and fall away all the time.
In England we have come to rely upon a comfortable time-lag of fifty years or a century intervening between the perception that something ought to be done and a serious attempt to do it.
H. G. Wells
About the only difference between the poor and the rich, is this, the poor suffer misery, while the rich have to enjoy it.
I think I have to trust that you end up with the person you're supposed to end up with, and that everything in between is there to teach you stuff.
The hallmark of our age is the tension between aspirations and sluggish institutions.
John W. Gardner
Compassion alone stands apart from the continuous traffic between good and evil proceeding within us.
We will make no distinction between the terrorists who committed these acts and those who harbour them.
George W. Bush
I spend a lot of time balancing between faith and disbelief.
The Greeks were the first boxers. Pugilism appears to have been one of the earliest distinctions in play and exercise that appeared between the Hellenes and their Asiatic fathers. The unarmed personal encounter was indicative of a sturdier manhood.
John Boyle O'Reilly
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
Religion, to me, is a bureaucracy between man and God that I don't need.
I'm too tall to be a girl. I'm between a chick and a broad.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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