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Noble bold is an accident of fortune; noble actions characterize the great.
Not a day passes over the earth, but men and women of no note do great deeds, speak great words and suffer noble sorrows.
When I was in the Army, I read a book by Adlai Stevenson. He said law was as noble as saving a person's life. So at one point, I felt that way too.
To make the public sentiment, on the side of all that is just and true and noble, is the highest use of life.
Pain has its own noble joy, when it starts a strong consciousness of life, from a stagnant one.
In my time, we served with noble and ethical leaders: Gerry Ford, Bob Michael, John Rhodes, men of impeccable honesty. We didn't have anybody locked up for a violation of ethics.
Again I entered my smithy to work and forge something from the noble material of time past.
Of every noble work the silent part is best, of all expression that which can not be expressed.
William Wetmore Story
All that is noble in the world's past history, and especially the minds of the great and the good, are never lost.
Teachers do the noble work of educating our children. And we can't thank them enough for the hard work they put in every day to ensure a bright future for all of us.
Thus the castle of each feudal chieftain became a school of chivalry, into which any noble youth, whose parents were from poverty unable to educate him to the art of war, was readily received.
It is a peculiar art form, but I think it's a necessary art form - and I do believe it's a noble art form.
Ay, rail at gaming - 'tis a rich topic, and affords noble declamation. Go, preach against it in the city - you'll find a congregation in every tavern.
We thank thee for this opportunity to show our love for these heroes who have accomplished such wonders for the beloved United States, which was founded by noble and inspired men.
Have all the hopes of ages come to naught? Is life no more with noble meaning fraught?
Nobody's all good or bad, and nobody's all light or dark. Every human being has so many different aspects and facets to them. And there can be something noble and something really dark and dangerous going on in a person all at the same time.
All those people whose faces decorate the shopping bags of Barnes and Noble, with a few exceptions, would never get published today.
Mark Crispin Miller
Sometimes a noble failure serves the world as faithfully as a distinguished success.
When a noble life has prepared for old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.
Anne Louise Germaine de Stael
There is a noble and a base side to every history.
The noble man is only God's image.
Major religions are examples of 'noble lies' aimed at uplifting human stature.
No matter how noble and special people want to make the playoffs out to be... it's a crapshoot.
No artist work is so high, so noble, so grand, so enduring, so important for all time, as the making of character is a child.
Charlotte Saunders Cushman
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