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Playwrights are like men who have been dining for a month in an Indian restaurant. After eating curry night after night, they deny the existence of asparagus.
Not suffering another existence is reaching the Way.
There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech.
All forms of self-defeating behavior are unseen and unconscious, which is why their existence is denied.
A child's mind is its living room; it's is going to be residing there for the rest of its earthly existence.
I take pride in the creation of my wealth, in its existence and in the uses to which it has been and is being put.
J. Paul Getty
I see that not everyone in the West has understood that the Soviet Union has disappeared from the political map of the world and that a new country has emerged with new humanist and ideological principles at the foundation of its existence.
Now, we occupy a lowly position, both in space and rank in comparison with the heavenly sphere, and the Almighty is Most High not in space, but with respect to absolute existence, greatness and power.
Just as everybody has the vote including women, I think children should, because as a child is conscious of itself then it has to me an existence and has a stake in what happens.
Only a literary work that reveals an unknown fragment of human existence has a reason for being.
The most frightening pages of history are those which reveal how easily conditions making a desert of the human spirit may come into existence, with the oozings away of incentive and kindliness in our natural social structure.
A child's mind is its living room; it's going to be residing there for the rest of its earthly existence.
I thought depression was the part of my character that made me worthwhile. I thought so little of myself, felt that I had such scant offerings to give to the world, that the one thing that justified my existence at all was my agony.
The mystery of existence is the connection between our faults and our misfortunes.
Madame de Stael
The difficulties which I meet with in order to realize my existence are precisely what awaken and mobilize my activities, my capacities.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
I have a calling in my soul, if you like, to try to make my life in some way worthwhile. What is the value of my existence?
The power of procreation is spiritually significant. Misuse of this power subverts the purposes of the Father's plan and of our mortal existence. Our Heavenly Father and His Beloved Son are creators and have entrusted each of us with a portion of Their creative power.
David A. Bednar
Like Leibniz's possible worlds, most men are only equally entitled pretenders to existence. There are few existences.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
I couldn't care less about fashion. If I had taken any clothes home, they would have remained in my closet for the rest of their existence.
You cannot live a normal existence if you haven't taken care of a problem that affects your life and affects the lives of others, values that you hold which in fact define your very existence.
Luck really has nothing to do with human existence, since God is not a random God.
I don't believe in a conspiracy to hide the existence of extraterrestrial life.
I always believed in animal spirits. It's not their existence that is new. It's the fact that they are not random events, but actually replicate in-bred qualities of human nature which create those animal spirits.
The fabric of existence weaves itself whole.
The question is not, will there be difficulties and threats to our existence, but how will we deal with them and what can we learn from them. How can they become blessings to society, as a life threatening disease is to an individual, by teaching us about the meaning of our life and existence?
When I first moved to New York, I wanted to be a dancer. I danced professionally for years, living a hand-to-mouth existence. I never tapped into nightlife; all I knew was dancers. We went to bed early and got up early and went to free concerts at the Lincoln Center and Shakespeare in the Park.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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