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Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause.
It is in this power of saying everything, and yet saying nothing too plainly, that the perfection of art consists.
Faith consists in being vitally concerned with that ultimate reality to which I give the symbolical name of God. Whoever reflects earnestly on the meaning of life is on the verge of an act of faith.
In the discharge of the duties of this office, there is one rule of action more important than all others. It consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
Our entire life - consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.
The true and solid peace of nations consists not in equality of arms, but in mutual trust alone.
Pope John XXIII
A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.
I would be the most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
Leadership consists not in degrees of technique but in traits of character; it requires moral rather than athletic or intellectual effort, and it imposes on both leader and follower alike the burdens of self-restraint.
Lewis H. Lapham
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one as easy as one can.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
Health consists with temperance alone.
The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
True scholarship consists in knowing not what things exist, but what they mean; it is not memory but judgment.
James Russell Lowell
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
Politics is not the art of the possible. It consists in choosing between the disastrous and the unpalatable.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Good management consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.
John D. Rockefeller
Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials.
The art of pleasing consists in being pleased.
Tact is the discrimination of differences. It consists in conscious deviations.
Now this relaxation of the mind from work consists on playful words or deeds. Therefore it becomes a wise and virtuous man to have recourse to such things at times.
The world still consists of two clearly divided groups: the English and the foreigners. One group consists of less than 50 million people; the other of 3,950 million. The latter group does not really count.
I would be most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
America is not anything if it consists of each of us. It is something only if it consists of all of us.
Wise living consists perhaps less in acquiring good habits than in acquiring as few habits as possible.
Knowledge is two-fold, and consists not only in an affirmation of what is true, but in the negation of that which is false.
Charles Caleb Colton
The experience of life consists of the experience which the spirit has of itself in matter and as matter, in mind and as mind, in emotion, as emotion, etc.
There's one Baldessari work I genuinely love and would like to own, maybe because of my Midwestern roots and love of driving alone. 'The backs of all the trucks passed while driving from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara, California, Sunday, 20 January 1963' consists of a grid of 32 small color photographs depicting just what the title says.
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