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The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.
The fact that I can plant a seed and it becomes a flower, share a bit of knowledge and it becomes another's, smile at someone and receive a smile in return, are to me continual spiritual exercises.
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
The joy of life consists in the exercise of one's energies, continual growth, constant change, the enjoyment of every new experience. To stop means simply to die. The eternal mistake of mankind is to set up an attainable ideal.
Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
No nation could preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.
Business, more than any other occupation, is a continual dealing with the future; it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight.
Henry R. Luce
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
T. S. Eliot
The defects and faults of the mind are like wounds in the body; after all imaginable care has been taken to heal them up, still there will be a scar left behind, and they are in continual danger of breaking the skin and bursting out again.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Communication is a continual balancing act, juggling the conflicting needs for intimacy and independence. To survive in the world, we have to act in concert with others, but to survive as ourselves, rather than simply as cogs in a wheel, we have to act alone.
Some men love truth so much that they seem to be in continual fear lest she should catch a cold on overexposure.
The theater needs continual reminders that there is nothing more debasing than the work of those who do well what is not worth doing at all.
I think of discipline as the continual everyday process of helping a child learn self-discipline.
The lesion is in the area of my brain that is responsible for motor function, so I have continual chronic pain in my left arm from elbow to fingertips and the right side of my body from my ear to my breast area.
The life of a good man is a continual warfare with his passions.
The merit of a democratic regime rests on one's continual willingness to exchange views, and to compete on the basis of individual merit and capacities.
Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
A man acquainted with history may, in some respect, be said to have lived from the beginning of the world, and to have been making continual additions to his stock of knowledge in every century.
Ancient Rome was as confident of the immutability of its world and the continual expansion and improvement of the human lot as we are today.
Living in continual chaos is exhausting, frightening. The catch is that it's also very addictive.
He who sleeps in continual noise is wakened by silence.
William Dean Howells
The dignity of the artist lies in his duty of keeping awake the sense of wonder in the world. In this long vigil he often has to vary his methods of stimulation; but in this long vigil he is also himself striving against a continual tendency to sleep.
Real equality is immensely difficult to achieve, it needs continual revision and monitoring of distributions. And it does not provide buffers between members, so they are continually colliding or frustrating each other.
A continual atmosphere of hectic passion is very trying if you haven't got any of your own.
Dorothy L. Sayers
It's important to travel and move and have a continual set of experiences so you've got more to feed back into your work. For me, it's a natural thing.
Up until the War of the Roses there had been continual conflict in England.
Men of my age live in a state of continual desperation.
My daddy expected that my brothers and I and our generation would make the world a better place. He had lived in an America of continual social progress.
If we seek the pleasures of love, passion should be occasional, and common sense continual.
I'm really looking forward to, not more of the same, but a continual growth.
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