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There is no means of proving it is preferable to be than not to be.
Emile M. Cioran
A free society will abide unofficial, private discrimination, even when that means allowing hate-filled groups to exclude people based on the color of their skin.
The primary and most beautiful of Nature's qualities is motion, which agitates her at all times, but this motion is simply a perpetual consequence of crimes, she conserves it by means of crimes only.
Marquis de Sade
The holy spirit means the invisible power of Jehovah, holy because he is holy. This power of Jehovah operated upon the minds of honest men who loved and who were devoted to righteousness, directing them in the writing of the Bible.
Joseph Franklin Rutherford
Why does the lizard stick his tongue out? The lizard sticks its tongue out because that's the way its listening and looking and tasting its environment. It's its means of appreciating what's in front of it.
Music is for people. The word 'pop' is simply short for popular. It means that people like it. I'm just a normal jerk who happens to make music. As long as my brain and fingers work, I'm cool.
Eddie Van Halen
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.
African art is functional, it serves a purpose. It's not a dormant. It's not a means to collect the largest cheering section. It should be healing, a source a joy. Spreading positive vibrations.
Sex is a conversation carried out by other means. If you get on well out of bed, half the problems of bed are solved.
The immediacy of mystic experience simply means that we know God just as we know other objects. God is not a mathematical entity or a system of concepts mutually related to one another and having no reference to experience.
Nature never makes any blunders, when she makes a fool she means it.
I think you have to judge everything based on your personal taste. And if that means being critical, so be it. I hate political correctness. I absolutely loathe it.
There's no question that jihad historically means war.
I think most people think that a spiritual path or growing spiritually means that all of a sudden you'll be able to forecast the six lotto numbers and all your bills will be paid.
On the question of relating to our fellowman - our neighbor's spiritual need transcends every commandment. Everything else we do is a means to an end. But love is an end already, since God is love.
Remember if people talk behind your back, it only means you're two steps ahead!
Do you know what 'meteorologist' means in English? It means liar.
How many authors are there among writers? Author means originator.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
We still by no means think decisively enough about the essence of action.
Greed is a basic part of animal nature. Being against it is like being against breathing or eating. It means nothing.
A big ego means that you have some confidence in your abilities, really, and that you're prepared to take the risk of trying them out.
Being Politically Correct means always having to say you're sorry.
War is not an independent phenomenon, but the continuation of politics by different means.
Carl von Clausewitz
What was previously perceived as nerdy is now viewed as original. What I like about nerdiness, geekiness, is it doesn't really matter what you're into - it just means you're not a follower.
I consider myself to be an inept pianist, a bad singer, and a merely competent songwriter. What I do, in my opinion, is by no means extraordinary.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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