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If you desire to drain to the dregs the fullest cup of scorn and hatred that a fellow human being can pour out for you, let a young mother hear you call dear baby 'it.'
T. S. Eliot
Countries such as the U.S. and Britain have taken it upon themselves to decide for us in the developing world, even to interfere in our domestic affairs and to bring about what they call regime change.
The weeds keep multiplying in our garden, which is our mind ruled by fear. Rip them out and call them by name.
Nothing makes one feel so strong as a call for help.
Pope Paul VI
I'd call him a sadistic, hippophilic necrophile, but that would be beating a dead horse.
Few companies that installed computers to reduce the employment of clerks have realized their expectations... They now need more, and more expensive clerks even though they call them 'operators' or 'programmers.'
Black Consciousness is an attitude of the mind and a way of life, the most positive call to emanate from the black world for a long time.
What is Art? It is the response of man's creative soul to the call of the Real.
We submit to the majority because we have to. But we are not compelled to call our attitude of subjection a posture of respect.
The paradox is really the pathos of intellectual life and just as only great souls are exposed to passions it is only the great thinker who is exposed to what I call paradoxes, which are nothing else than grandiose thoughts in embryo.
People who know me well, call me Elizabeth. I dislike Liz.
There are two kinds of people one can call reasonable: those who serve God with all their heart because they know him, and those who seek him with all their heart because they do not know him.
We must expect reverses, even defeats. They are sent to teach us wisdom and prudence, to call forth greater energies, and to prevent our falling into greater disasters.
Robert E. Lee
But what we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.
God is the great mysterious motivator of what we call nature, and it has often been said by philosophers, that nature is the will of God. And I prefer to say that nature is the only body of God that we shall ever see.
Frank Lloyd Wright
To insult someone we call him 'bestial. For deliberate cruelty and nature, 'human' might be the greater insult.
To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
Spring beckons! All things to the call respond; the trees are leaving and cashiers abscond.
Witticism. A sharp and clever remark, usually quoted and seldom noted; what the Philistine is pleased to call a joke.
Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own.
History has taught us over and over again that freedom is not free. When push comes to shove, the ultimate protectors of freedom and liberty are the brave men and women in our armed forces. Throughout our history, they've answered the call in bravery and sacrifice.
Call no man happy till he is dead.
What we call generosity is for the most part only the vanity of giving; and we exercise it because we are more fond of that vanity than of the thing we give.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
We call a man a bigot or a slave of dogma because he is a thinker who has thought thoroughly and to a definite end.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.
What people call impartiality may simply mean indifference, and what people call partiality may simply mean mental activity.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean.
Arthur C. Clarke
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.
When I sing, I feel like when you're first in love. It's more than sex. It's that point two people can get to they call love, when you really touch someone for the first time, but it's gigantic, multiplied by the whole audience. I feel chills.
I'm not a professional politician. I'm a professional problem solver, and I believe we should cut the salaries of senators and congressmen 10 percent until they balance the budget. I call that conservative common sense.
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