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Being at the mercy of the acting profession, in the early days of one's career, is really brutal and feels like you have no control over your life, at all.
Mercy should make us ashamed, wrath afraid to sin.
Songs suffer at the mercy of the performer.
Pray God in the bowels of his mercy to send you his Holy Spirit; for he hath given you his great gift of utterance, if it pleased him also to open the eyes of your heart.
Where I am now, you're very much at everybody else's mercy. You have no control over your career in a lot of ways. It's just important to know what your own goals are, because that's empowering.
At issue was the question whether this man's faith could prevail against a man whose equal faith it was that this society is sick beyond saving, and that mercy itself pleads for its swift extinction and replacement by another.
I suspect that even today, with all the progress we have made in liberal thought, the quality of true tolerance is as rare as the quality of mercy.
The idea of determinism combined with complete human responsibility struck me as very hard to reconcile with an idea of justice, let alone mercy.
I'm at the mercy of whatever character comes into my head.
I did about a 100 concerts this year. All over the United States. We're cutting back next year to about 40. We generate money for an organization called Mercy Corps.
I think actors are at the mercy of the opportunities presented to them. So you kind of have to wait for them to choose you. My music is insular - I can choose that.
Jesus, Son of the Eternal God, have mercy on me.
May God in his mercy enable us without obstinacy to perceive our errors.
Together with the Works of Mercy, feeding, clothing and sheltering our brothers, we must indoctrinate.
Silver and gold the Gods have denied them, whether in mercy or in wrath, I am unable to determine.
Writing checks for charities is necessary and important. But it can't compare with corporal works of mercy, which are infinitely greater.
William E. Simon
Our prayer and God's mercy are like two buckets in a well; while the one ascends the other descends.
Mining created Chile. The story of men who go down into the mountain and chip away at minerals in the darkness and then suffer an accident that leaves them at the mercy of that darkness is part of the DNA of Chile, an integral part of the country's history.
I was surrounded at the time by about a dozen of the enemy, whose clubs rattled upon me without mercy, and the strokes of my sabre were rendered uncertain by the energetic pushes of an attendant who thus hoped to save me.
Richard Francis Burton
A Protestant has seldom any mercy shown him, and a Jew, who turns Christian, is far from being secure.
You're at the mercy of the editors' hands.
This is the spirit of the Order, indeed the true spirit of Mercy flowing on us.
Spare me through your mercy, do not punish me through your justice.
Anselm of Canterbury
The Lord receive my soul, and have mercy on me, and bless this kingdom with peace and charity, that there may not be this effusion of Christian blood amongst them.
The mercy caravans are through there the medicine refugees flowing out. It makes the United States look very bad here. And much more like an occupation force than it did before.
Jon Lee Anderson
Let us rise in the moral power of womanhood; and give utterance to the voice of outraged mercy, and insulted justice, and eternal truth, and mighty love and holy freedom.
Maria Weston Chapman
When having my portrait painted I don't want justice, I want mercy.
When a man assumes leadership, he forfeits the right to mercy.
We have only one task, to stand firm and carry on the racial struggle without mercy.
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