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I would advise all youths aspiring to athletic fame or a professional career to practice clean living, fair play and good sportsmanship.
In the Bhagavad Gita, there is no long discussion, nothing elaborate. The main reason for this is that everything stated in the Gita is meant to be tested in the life of every man; it is intended to be verified in practice.
The art of Peace I practice has room for each of the world's eight million gods, and I cooperate with them all. The God of Peace is very great and enjoins all that is divine and enlightened in every land.
All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it.
Thomas a Kempis
In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Buddhas don't practice nonsense.
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice.
Otto von Bismarck
Practice puts brains in your muscles.
Why do you not practice what you preach.
My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it.
The heart of a human being is no different from the soul of heaven and earth. In your practice always keep in your thoughts the interaction of heaven and earth, water and fire, yin and yang.
The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog!
Listening is such a simple act. It requires us to be present, and that takes practice, but we don't have to do anything else. We don't have to advise, or coach, or sound wise. We just have to be willing to sit there and listen.
Margaret J. Wheatley
Adults find pleasure in deceiving a child. They consider it necessary, but they also enjoy it. The children very quickly figure it out and then practice deception themselves.
My father taught me that the only way you can make good at anything is to practice, and then practice some more.
The deeper you get into Yoga you realize it is a spiritual practice. It's a journey I'm making. I'm heading that way.
I think there ought to be a strict separation or wall built between our religious faith and our practice of political authority in office. I don't think the President of the United States should extoll Christianity if he happens to be a Christian at the expense of Judaism, Islam or other faiths.
Marriage as an institution developed from rape as a practice. Rape, originally defined as abduction, became marriage by capture. Marriage meant the taking was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership.
It's a philosophy of life. A practice. If you do this, something will change, what will change is that you will change, your life will change, and if you can change you, you can perhaps change the world.
It was settled by the Constitution, the laws, and the whole practice of the government that the entire executive power is vested in the President of the United States.
Did they preach one thing and practice another, these men of God?
I believe that if ever I had to practice cannibalism, I might manage if there were enough tarragon around.
People who don't see their nature and imagine they can practice thoughtlessness all the time are lairs and fools.
Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training.
Our problem with President Obama isn't that he's a bad person. By all accounts, he too is a good husband, and a good father - and thanks to lots of practice, a pretty good golfer.
School is practice for the future, and practice makes perfect and nobody's perfect so why bother.
If you're asking your kids to exercise, then you better do it, too. Practice what you preach.
I profoundly believe it takes a lot of practice to become a moral slob.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
In the morning, I practice 15 minutes of yoga.
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