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Let no man in the world live in delusion. Without a Guru none can cross over to the other shore.
Call it loyalty, call it what you want, but I suppose I've got people up here who I'm really tight with, we've made a lot of great bonds over the last few years and I've got people in my corner I can trust.
People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.
I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.
Never cry over spilt milk, because it may have been poisoned.
W. C. Fields
Your problem is how you are going to spend this one odd and precious life you have been issued. Whether you're going to spend it trying to look good and creating the illusion that you have power over people and circumstances, or whether you are going to taste it, enjoy it and find out the truth about who you are.
One's family is the most important thing in life. I look at it this way: One of these days I'll be over in a hospital somewhere with four walls around me. And the only people who'll be with me will be my family.
The old cathedrals are good, but the great blue dome that hangs over everything is better.
In the general course of human nature, A power over a man's subsistence amounts to a power over his will.
It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
When I think over what I have said, I envy dumb people.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I do talk less now because the sound of my voice saying over and over the things I said years ago embarrasses and depresses me. Why do I say the same things over and over?
Well, for us, in history where goodness is a rare pearl, he who was good almost takes precedence over he who was great.
Study strategy over the years and achieve the spirit of the warrior. Today is victory over yourself of yesterday; tomorrow is your victory over lesser men.
By the time a man gets to be presidential material, he's been bought ten times over.
Over the years I've seen people lose a spouse and then withdraw and lose interest in life, and I believe we need to resist that.
Anybody who has been seriously engaged in scientific work of any kind realizes that over the entrance to the gates of the temple of science are written the words: 'Ye must have faith.'
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather.
Death is not the end. There remains the litigation over the estate.
We're all sinners. Everybody you meet all over the world is a sinner.
I have treated many hundreds of patients. Among those in the second half of life - that is to say, over 35 - there has not been one whose problem in the last resort was not that of finding a religious outlook on life.
Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on.
There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk.
After all, what is your host's purpose in having a party? Surely not for you to enjoy yourself; if that were their sole purpose, they'd have simply sent champagne and women over to your place by taxi.
P. J. O'Rourke
Character... is a habit, the daily choice of right over wrong; it is a moral quality which grows to maturity in peace and is not suddenly developed on the outbreak of war.
The tears I have cried over Germany have dried. I have washed my face.
If you look over the years, the styles have changed - the clothes, the hair, the production, the approach to the songs. The icing to the cake has changed flavors. But if you really look at the cake itself, it's really the same.
If a man achieves victory over this body, who in the world can exercise power over him? He who rules himself rules over the whole world.
Every test, every trial, every heartache that's been significant, I can turn it over and see how God has turned it into good no matter what.
The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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