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Democracy gives every man the right to be his own oppressor.
James Russell Lowell
It is the awareness of unfulfilled desires which gives a nation the feeling that it has a mission and a destiny.
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
Twelve-step promotes spirituality, not religion. It gives a practical, day-to-day spirituality that tells me what I can and cannot control. There is room to be imperfect and to be someone who struggles to find God.
I'm tired of love; I'm still more tired of rhyme; but money gives me pleasure all the time.
The institution of marriage works better when there's a spiritual connection. If you're marrying just for the sake of the woman, then you may lose interest in each other very soon. When we marry in the interest of the Holy Spirit with the intention of serving God and humanity, then it gives a much larger perspective.
A. R. Rahman
A myth is far truer than a history, for a history only gives a story of the shadows, whereas a myth gives a story of the substances that cast the shadows.
And no book gives a deeper insight into the inner life of the Negro, his struggles and his aspirations, than, The Souls of Black Folk.
Ray Stannard Baker
I did a lot of work with myself over the course of being pregnant and the first few months of being pregnant. It's nice, the pace of being pregnant; it gives you a long time to not just germinate a baby but germinate the mother that you're gonna be.
If I can create some space that people haven't experienced before and if it stays with them or gives them a dream for the future, that's the kind of structure I seek to create.
In America nobody says you have to keep the circumstances somebody else gives you.
Paramount is the need to secure human rights. The form of rule should be such that the citizen does not have to fear the State, but gives it direction and confidently participates in its administration.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Being married gives one one's position like nothing else can.
Bureaucracy gives birth to itself and then expects maternity benefits.
I had gone through a near-death experience, and that gives you an insight into how fleeting life is, and what's important.
Haute couture is like an orchestra, for which only Balenciaga is the conductor. The rest of us are just musicians, following the directions he gives us.
Eating constitutes the greatest obstacle to self-control; it gives rise to indolence.
I have always striven to raise the voice of hope for a world where hate gives way to respect and oppression to liberation.
Music, at its essence, is what gives us memories. And the longer a song has existed in our lives, the more memories we have of it.
Life is the fire that burns and the sun that gives light. Life is the wind and the rain and the thunder in the sky. Life is matter and is earth, what is and what is not, and what beyond is in Eternity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
Sometimes a scene may be about one thing, and it may end up still being about that, but the emotionality of it comes from somewhere else, or the humor of it comes from somewhere else, and it gives it that real-life quality.
New York gives us a wide colour palette to cook from. We have cuisines from around the world, and that lets us pick and choose.
I feel traveling certainly does broaden the mind. In my case certainly I feel more confident. It gives you a new perspective on the world.
I think it's very empowering to be able to have a career and to be a mother. It gives you an amazing sense of self.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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