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I want no part of making any contribution whatsoever to the despair which eventually follows downbeat thinking.
Success follows doing what you want to do. There is no other way to be successful.
Sex is like washing your face - just something you do because you have to. Sex without love is absolutely ridiculous. Sex follows love, it never precedes it.
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for the hour of pleasure, but for the one that follows it.
What a man calls his 'conscience' is merely the mental action that follows a sentimental reaction after too much wine or love.
Every friend is to the other a sun, and a sunflower also. He attracts and follows.
A statesman, we are told, should follow public opinion. Doubtless, as a coachman follows his horses; having firm hold on the reins and guiding them.
For every fresh stage in our lives we need a fresh education, and there is no stage for which so little educational preparation is made as that which follows the reproductive period.
Ignoring all prejudices of caste, creed, class, color, sex, or race, a swami follows the precepts of human brotherhood. His goal is absolute unity with Spirit.
A peacefulness follows any decision, even the wrong one.
Rita Mae Brown
When you learn that a truth is a lie, anger follows.
It used to be that we disagreed over the basic facts we were fighting over, and we had different opinions about them. Now I think we accept different sources of authority. ... And people can establish credibility on their own say-so as long as nobody follows the trail and calls them out on it.
I wouldn't change a single thing, because one change alters every moment that follows it.
From this it follows that con-sideration for other persons or for other living beings is very vital for goodness and want of consideration for other people makes human beings selfish, regardless for other people's good.
To me, spirituality means 'no matter what.' One stays on the path, one commits to love, one does ones work; one follows one's dream; one shares, tries not to judge, no matter what.
When you are suffering, you become more understanding about yourself, but also about other people's sufferings too. That's the first step to understand somebody is to understand their sufferings. So then love follows.
Form follows profit is the aesthetic principle of our times.
A multitude of bees can tell the time of day, calculate the geometry of the sun's position, argue about the best location for the next swarm. Bees do a lot of close observing of other bees; maybe they know what follows stinging and do it anyway.
The reputation of a man is like his shadow, gigantic when it precedes him, and pigmy in its proportions when it follows.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
Thus, anybody who follows this nature and gives way its states will be led into quarrels and conflicts, and go against the conventions and rules of society, and will end up a criminal.
Let us take our children seriously! Everything else follows from this... only the best is good enough for a child.
It makes no difference whether a work is naturalistic or abstract; every visual expression follows the same fundamental laws.
Seek first what is true and of value, and then whatever happiness follows will be of the appropriate quantity and, more importantly, quality.
On the day-long follows that I used to do with mothers and their offspring - these chimp families that I knew so well - there was hardly a day when I didn't learn something new about them.
Simplicity does not precede complexity, but follows it.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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