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The great gift of conversation lies less in displaying it ourselves than in drawing it out of others. He who leaves your company pleased with himself and his own cleverness is perfectly well pleased with you.
Jean de la Bruyere
I find that doing of the will of God leaves me no time for disputing about His plans.
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
The critic leaves at curtain fall To find, in starting to review it, He scarcely saw the play at all For starting to review it.
E. B. White
I don't think anyone, until their soul leaves their body, is past the point of no return.
The Wine of Life keeps oozing drop by drop, The Leaves of Life keep falling one by one.
The February sunshine steeps your boughs and tints the buds and swells the leaves within.
William C. Bryant
As winter strips the leaves from around us, so that we may see the distant regions they formerly concealed, so old age takes away our enjoyments only to enlarge the prospect of the coming eternity.
The soldiers did go away and their towns were torn down; and in the Moon of Falling Leaves (November), they made a treaty with Red Cloud that said our country would be ours as long as grass should grow and water flow.
A good sacrifice is one that is not necessarily sound but leaves your opponent dazed and confused.
General principles... are to the facts as the root and sap of a tree are to its leaves.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
We ought to think that we are one of the leaves of a tree, and the tree is all humanity. We cannot live without the others, without the tree.
As dry leaves that before the wild hurricane fly, when they meet with an obstacle, mount to the sky. So up to the house-top the coursers they flew, with the sleigh full of toys, and St. Nicholas too.
Clement Clarke Moore
Only those within whose own consciousness the sun rise and set, the leaves burgeon and wither, can be said to be aware of what living is.
Joseph Wood Krutch
Spending too much time focused on others' strengths leaves us feeling weak. Focusing on our own strengths is what, in fact, makes us strong.
When you feel like an oddball, it never really leaves you. Even now, I'm better around people who are uncomfortable with themselves - the misfits.
When critics sit in judgment it is hard to tell where justice leaves off and vengeance begins.
I don't have a great eye for detail. I leave blanks in all of my stories. I leave out all detail, which leaves the reader to fill in something better.
Writings scatter to the winds blank checks in an insane charge. And were they not such flying leaves, there would be no purloined letters.
He only half dies who leaves an image of himself in his sons.
Every animal leaves traces of what it was; man alone leaves traces of what he created.
In life, when stuff happens the instinct is to close off your heart. By leaving your heart open, it leaves room for someone else to come in.
Never raise your hand to your kids. It leaves your groin unprotected.
I have experienced firsthand the tremendous impact breast cancer has on the women who fight it and the loved ones who support them. This is a disease that catches you unaware and, without the right resources, leaves you feeling frightened and alone.
Ricardo Antonio Chavira
Bad human communication leaves us less room to grow.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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