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Literature transmits incontrovertible condensed experience... from generation to generation. In this way literature becomes the living memory of a nation.
If you're a preacher, you talk for a living, so even if you don't make sense, you learn to make nonsense eloquently.
Work is making a living out of being bored.
Happiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
Prosperity is a way of living and thinking, and not just money or things. Poverty is a way of living and thinking, and not just a lack of money or things.
As a parent, it's my responsibility to equip my child to do this - to grieve when grief is necessary and to realize that life is still profoundly beautiful and worth living despite the fact that we inevitably lose one another and that life ends, and we don't know what happens after death.
I was transformed by picking up a pair of binoculars and looking up, and that's hard to do for a city kid because when you look up you just see buildings - and really, your first thought is to look in people's windows. So to look out of the space - out of living space - and look up to the sky, binoculars go far, literally and figuratively.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
History is an endless repetition of the wrong way of living.
Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life.
The Almighty, if necessary, may have to shake the nations to humble them and cause them to listen to the servants of the living God. Whatever is needed will come to pass.
Gordon B. Hinckley
Our aims are absolutely clear: They are a high living standard in the country and a secure, free and comfortable life.
Everywhere, people are discovering that doing things more slowly often means doing them better and enjoying them more. It means living life instead of rushing through it. You can apply this to everything from food to parenting to work.
But if you can create an honorable livelihood, where you take your skills and use them and you earn a living from it, it gives you a sense of freedom and allows you to balance your life the way you want.
There's something boring about people who have to go to an office for a living.
It is living and ceasing to live that are imaginary solutions. Existence is elsewhere.
To enter by reason means to realize the essence through instruction and to believe that all living things share the same true nature, which isn't apparent because it's shrouded by sensation and delusion.
I've learned that men and women who are living wholehearted lives really allow themselves to soften into joy and happiness. They allow themselves to experience it.
I think people must wonder how a white girl like me became a blues guitarist. The truth is, I never intended to do this for a living.
The longer I go about living, I see it's the relationship that is most meaningful.
We all have stories we're living and telling ourselves.
If there is anyone who's living the work of the New Testament, it's the nuns of the Catholic church and not the Catholic hierarchy.
You know, if you're a human and living on the planet, it doesn't matter what you do; you are not immune to the challenges, the trials, the difficulty. And that fact that I happen to be a coach and a minister and a spiritual teacher doesn't mean anything. I'm still human.
The dead might as well try to speak to the living as the old to the young.
I have always felt strongly about empowering women. I'm living proof that, with confidence and by believing in yourself, you can accomplish any goal.
To live life well is to express life poorly; if one expresses life too well, one is living it no longer.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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