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For me, I don't like it when there is too much interference in our lives. We're not children. It is our own life in our hands.
When you become an instrument in God's hands as He transfers someone from the realm of darkness into the kingdom of His Son, you make a difference in the person's eternal destiny. Not only that, but Satan also receives a devastating blow.
The sun, the moon and the stars would have disappeared long ago... had they happened to be within the reach of predatory human hands.
It is necessary to keep one's compass in one's eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges.
Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That's probably why they get along so well.
No government fights fascism to destroy it. When the bourgeoisie sees that power is slipping out of its hands, it brings up fascism to hold onto their privileges.
Why is it that, as a culture, we are more comfortable seeing two men holding guns than holding hands?
All cultures have these feelings about non-functional areas of activity. And the more time people have on their hands, the more they commit it to those areas.
A strong hatred is the best lamp to bear in our hands as we go over the dark places of life, cutting away the dead things men tell us to revere.
The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success. It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful. It is not just. It is not virtuous. And it doesn't deliver the goods.
John Maynard Keynes
A schedule defends from chaos and whim. It is a net for catching days. It is a scaffolding on which a worker can stand and labor with both hands at sections of time.
Washing one's hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.
I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
Susan B. Anthony
Let us have a dagger between our teeth, a bomb in our hands, and an infinite scorn in our hearts.
Old hands soil, it seems, whatever they caress, but they too have their beauty when they are joined in prayer. Young hands were made for caresses and the sheathing of love. It is a pity to make them join too soon.
When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
I didn't want o do metal work and get my hands all nicked up and be around guys. So I took drama because there were a lot of girls.
Michael J. Fox
I looked at my hands to see if I was the same person. There was such a glory over everything. The sun came up like gold through the trees, and I felt like I was in heaven.
It's not like I'm this glamour diva who hands everything over and I just sit on my throne at home.
Genius is always allowed some leeway, once the hammer has been pried from its hands and the blood has been cleaned up.
Rumi, who is one of the greatest Persian poets, said that the truth was a mirror in the hands of God. It fell, and broke into pieces. Everybody took a piece of it, and they looked at it and thought they had the truth.
The actor is in the hands of a lot of other people, over which he has no control.
But the disparaging of those we love always alienates us from them to some extent. We must not touch our idols; the gilt comes off in our hands.
Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle!
I shook hands with a friendly Arab. I still have my right arm to prove it.
A book is a fragile creature, it suffers the wear of time, it fears rodents, the elements and clumsy hands. so the librarian protects the books not only against mankind but also against nature and devotes his life to this war with the forces of oblivion.
If you only believe that you're an artist when you have a big advance in your pocket and a single coming out, I would say that's quite soulless. You have to have a sense of your own greatness and your own ability from a very deep place inside you. I am the one with the litmus test in my hands of what people need to hear next.
God's the final judge for Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash too. That's solely in the hands of God.
The universe hands you opportunities for a while, and if you don't take them, the universe says to itself, 'Oh I see, this person doesn't like opportunities' and stops giving them to you.
The atomic bomb certainly is the most powerful of all weapons, but it is conclusively powerful and effective only in the hands of the nation which controls the sky.
Lyndon B. Johnson
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