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Your life isn't about doing one perfect 'thing' and then falling down dead. It's more like going to church or writing a book. You do it over and over, always trying to be a little bit better. Then you die.
God is the perfect poet.
At the end of the day, you know, love does not happen between two perfect people as much as we would wish.
In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element within one, and not to strive towards it.
Nothing I can say or devise, and nothing anybody else can say or devise, is going to be perfect.
All of us wish we'd had perfect childhoods, with a mother and father who modeled ideal parental attitudes and taught us to internalize the tenets of self-love. Many of us, however, did not.
Like a French poem is life; being only perfect in structure when with the masculine rhymes mingled the feminine are.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A desire arises in the mind. It is satisfied immediately another comes. In the interval which separates two desires a perfect calm reigns in the mind. It is at this moment freed from all thought, love or hate. Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
No man is so perfect, so necessary to his friends, as to give them no cause to miss him less.
Jean de la Bruyere
No one should ever say that it was my ignorance if I did or showed forth anything however small according to God's good pleasure; but let this be your conclusion and let it so be thought, that - as is the perfect truth - it was the gift of God.
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
I read the 'Old Testament' all the way through when I was about 13 and was horrified. A few months afterwards I read 'The Origin Of Species', hallucinating very mildly because I was in bed with flu at the time. Despite that, or because of that, it all made perfect sense.
'9 to 5 the Musical' is perfect for anyone that's ever wanted to string up their boss, which is almost all of us.
The soul of a journey is liberty, perfect liberty, to think, feel, do just as one pleases.
As the age of television progresses the Reagans will be the rule, not the exception. To be perfect for television is all a President has to be these days.
Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
The perfect joys of heaven do not satisfy the cravings of nature.
I love dresses, and I've definitely thought about designing them someday. I just want to make sure that I wait until the time is perfect and I can do it right.
To live a life that is wrong for you is a form of dying. There are people who have lives that look perfect. They try to be happy, they believe they should be happy, they are trying to like it, but if it's off course from their north star, they aren't satisfied.
Frankly, I've got to admit that I'm not perfect and have made some mistakes as some of the colourful stories about me reveal.
Parents should have perfect control over their own spirits, and with mildness and yet firmness bend the will of the child until it shall expect nothing else but to yield to their wishes.
Ellen G. White
When things are perfect, that's when you need to worry most.
Everything I've done has had purpose and has been passionate and has been executed in the best way that I knew how. Maybe that's not the perfect way. Maybe that's not the easiest way. But it's the best way I knew how to do it.
The Way is basically perfect. It doesn't require perfecting.
The soul is a very perfect judge of her own motions, if your mind doesn't dictate to her.
D. H. Lawrence
Gladly we desire to make other men perfect, but we will not amend our own fault.
Thomas a Kempis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important.
Mary Kay Ash
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