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What is the essence of theosophy? It is the fact that man, being himself divine, can know the divinity whose life he shares. As an inevitable corollary to this supreme truth comes the fact of the brotherhood of man.
When I call myself an affirmative action baby, I'm talking about the essence of what affirmative action was when it started.
Sure, I could of done it different... put my clown in a closet and dressed up in straight clothing. I could of compromised my essence, and swallowed my soul.
The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
The essence of football was blocking, tackling, and execution based on timing, rhythm and deception.
I love to compete. That's the essence of who I am.
In this movement of colors I find the essence, which does not arise from a system, or an a priori theory.
Knowing that the gospel is true is the essence of a testimony. Consistently being true to the gospel is the essence of conversion.
David A. Bednar
Our names are labels, plainly printed on the bottled essence of our past behavior.
Logan Pearsall Smith
I think mistakes are the essence of science and law. It's impossible to conceive of either scientific progress or legal progress without understanding the important role of being wrong and of mistakes.
In essence, I set myself the objective of doing what I feel is right without having any ambition.
I think you have to be careful with spices. Kids' palates can be very delicate, and they might not like things overspiced. In my cookbooks for kids, I do a milder version of my signature spice blend, Emeril's Essence, called Baby Bam, which has no cayenne pepper.
What is wine? It is the grape present in another form; its essence is there, though the fruit which produced it grew thousands of miles away, and perished years ago. So the object of many a tender thought may be spiritually present, in defiance of space - and fond recollections cherished in defiance of time.
Ramadan is, in its essence, a month of humanist spirituality.
Politics is repetition. It is not change. Change is something beyond what we call politics. Change is the essence politics is supposed to be the means to bring into being.
Now, the essence, the very spirit of Christmas is that we first make believe a thing is so, and lo, it presently turns out to be so.
The essence of my work, and of me, is the softer side of a strong woman, and that goes into a number of different roles.
The essence of faith is being satisfied with all that God is for us in Jesus.
The essence of parenthood is to make children think that they are the most handsome, intelligent, brilliant person in the world.
The essence of justice is mercy.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
In essence, I'm a sophisticated cotton picker.
What sculptors do is represent the essence of gesture. What is important in mime is attitude.
They are imbeciles who call my work abstract. That which they call abstract is the most realistic, because what is real is not the exterior but the idea, the essence of things.
I find myself unable to let go of the sense that human beings are somehow special, and that moment-to-moment human experience contains a certain unquantifiable essence. I still suspect there is something too quirky, too paradoxical, or too interpersonal to be imitated or re-created by machine life.
I think the best way to view the Gospels is to view them as a magnificent portrait being painted by Jewish artists to try to capture the essence of a God experience that they believe they had with Jesus of Nazareth.
John Shelby Spong
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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