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The grace of God means something like: Here is your life. You might never have been, but you are because the party wouldn't have been complete without you.
Koran says whoever believes in God in the last day shall be saved. It is a religion whose very name, Islam, comes from the word Shalom, which means peace. It's about establishing peace. We greet each other with peace be upon you, which the Jews do in greeting each other.
Feisal Abdul Rauf
We can't understand when we're pregnant, or when our siblings are expecting, how profound it is to have a shared history with a younger generation: blood, genes, humor. It means we were actually here, on Earth, for a time - like the Egyptians with their pyramids, only with children.
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
The common behavior of mankind is the system of reference by means of which we interpret an unknown language.
I don't think people understand that being poor means you have to work from dawn until dusk just to survive through the day. I think there's some notion that poor people lie about all day not doing anything.
Liberty is not a means to a higher political end. It is itself the highest political end.
Are wars anything but the means whereby a nation is nourished, whereby it is strengthened, whereby it is buttressed?
Marquis de Sade
Oh the innocent girl in her maiden teens knows perfectly well what everything means.
D. H. Lawrence
I tend to get bored quickly, which means I must be boring.
Slowness to change usually means fear of the new.
The word 'seek' means to go in search of, try to discover, try to acquire. It requires an active, assertive approach to life.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
I don't know what it means to be a sex symbol. When I look myself on a magazine cover I don't see it as me, but as someone painted, fluffed, puffed and done up.
They say never trust a skinny chef, but the fact is, to stay healthy when you're a chef means you have to work twice as hard.
One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background, and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.
A. C. Benson
To declare that in the administration of criminal law the end justifies the means to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure conviction of a private criminal would bring terrible retribution.
Louis D. Brandeis
True respect means taking other people's beliefs seriously and assuming they are adult and intelligent enough to be able to cope with it if you tell them, clearly and civility, why you think they are totally, utterly and disastrously wrong.
'Charm' - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
Greatness and goodness are not means, but ends.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Mankind: A quality of life upgrade is available to each and every one of you. It should give you a quality of life upgrade, which means no drugs, no alcohol, no fast food - unless, of course, it's a mallard.
Fame means when your computer modem is broken, the repair guy comes out to your house a little faster.
Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature.
Acting means living, it's all I do and all I'm good at. If I weren't getting paid well, I would still be acting in a small troupe somewhere.
Blues means what milk does to a baby. Blues is what the spirit is to the minister. We sing the blues because our hearts have been hurt, our souls have been disturbed.
It doesn't make much difference how the paint is put on as long as something has been said. Technique is just a means of arriving at a statement.
John F. Kennedy
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