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To the Master's honor all must turn, each in its track, without a sound, forever tracing Newton's ground.
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expedience.
I walk on untrodden ground. There is scarcely any part of my conduct which may not hereafter be drawn into precedent.
I saw 28 Days. I don't remember rehab being like a day camp or being that funny. Rehab is a dumping ground. It's a big landfill.
A politician is an animal which can sit on a fence and yet keep both ears to the ground.
H. L. Mencken
I said that America's role would be limited; that we would not put ground troops into Libya; that we would focus our unique capabilities on the front end of the operation, and that we would transfer responsibility to our allies and partners.
Physical elegance, which is what I am talking about here, comes from the body. This is no superficial matter, but rather the way that man found to honour the way he places his two feet on the ground.
Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the tongue and not the deed that wins the day.
True glory takes root, and even spreads; all false pretences, like flowers, fall to the ground; nor can any counterfeit last long.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
God has ways of shaking the world when He is at work. He literally caused the ground to quake when Jesus died on the cross.
He like a rock in the sea unshaken stands his ground.
Liturgy is like a strong tree whose beauty is derived from the continuous renewal of its leaves, but whose strength comes from the old trunk, with solid roots in the ground.
Pope Paul VI
When more Americans prefer freebies to freedom, these great United States will become a fertile ground for tyranny.
When those waiters ask me if I want some fresh ground pepper, I ask if they have any aged pepper.
To say that authority, whether secular or religious, supplies no ground for morality is not to deny the obvious fact that it supplies a sanction.
I like Mitt Romney as a person. I think he's a dignified person. But I have no common ground on economics. He doesn't worry about the Federal Reserve. He doesn't worry about foreign policy. He doesn't talk about civil liberties, so I would have a hard time to expect him to ever invite me to campaign with him.
What we call real estate - the solid ground to build a house on - is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests.
We used to think that revolutions are the cause of change. Actually it is the other way around: change prepares the ground for revolution.
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing. Let your falls not be on a prepared ground, but let them be bona fide falls in the rough and tumble of the world.
Organic buildings are the strength and lightness of the spiders' spinning, buildings qualified by light, bred by native character to environment, married to the ground.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Analysis kills spontaneity. The grain once ground into flour springs and germinates no more.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Daisies are like sunshine to the ground.
If you are looking down while you are walking it is better to walk up hill the ground is nearer.
John F. Kennedy
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