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Our language is the reflection of ourselves. A language is an exact reflection of the character and growth of its speakers.
Would not the child's heart break in despair when the first cold storm of the world sweeps over it, if the warm sunlight of love from the eyes of mother and father did not shine upon him like the soft reflection of divine light and love?
There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest.
It's important that athletes can compete on a level playing field. And youngsters coming into the sport can know that if they are working hard and training hard, they'll see a true reflection of where they stand and what they can achieve worldwide and not be swayed by people who are cheating.
We face a conflict between civilisation and culture, which used to be on the same side. Civilisation means rational reflection, material wellbeing, individual autonomy and ironic self-doubt; culture means a form of life that is customary, collective, passionate, spontaneous, unreflective and irrational.
As most people know, I am a vampire, so I have no reflection. Every day, I paste a picture of someone else on the mirror.
Pop culture is a reflection of social change, not a cause of social change.
Today self-consciousness no longer means anything but reflection on the ego as embarrassment, as realization of impotence: knowing that one is nothing.
The older you get, the more you realize that the way you look is a reflection of how you treat yourself.
Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.
Whether at work, at home or in public, we have been trained to believe that who we are at the core of our being is often unacceptable. As a result, we work diligently to live up to - and sometimes down to - what others have made us out to be, whether or not it is an accurate reflection of who we are.
I don't turn to greeting cards for wisdom and advice, but they are a fine reflection of the general drift of the culture.
Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.
I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty.
Mozart's music is so pure and beautiful that I see it as a reflection of the inner beauty of the universe.
Music is at once the product of feeling and knowledge, for it requires from its disciples, composers and performers alike, not only talent and enthusiasm, but also that knowledge and perception which are the result of protracted study and reflection.
Like all food, whether you're talking about Persian food, or Chinese food, or Swedish food, it's always a reflection of wars, trading, a bunch of good and a bunch of bad. But what's left is always the food story.
Your grammar is a reflection of your image. Good or bad, you have made an impression. And like all impressions, you are in total control.
My brothers and sisters, true love is a reflection of the Savior's love. In December of each year we call it the Christmas spirit. You can hear it. You can see it. You can feel it.
Thomas S. Monson
I do still get shocked every once in a while when I catch my reflection when I'm walking past a glass building, but it's in my mind about getting older and finding out what I'm going to look like as it unfolds - or as it folds, depending on where the marks and scars land.
To me, baseball has always been a reflection of life. Like life, it adjusts. It survives everything.
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face.
William Makepeace Thackeray
In a free society, government reflects the soul of its people. If people want change at the top, they will have to live in different ways. Our major social problems are not the cause of our decadence. They are a reflection of it.
To doubt everything, or, to believe everything, are two equally convenient solutions; both dispense with the necessity of reflection.
These years in silence and reflection made me stronger and reminded me that acceptance has to come from within and that this kind of truth gives me the power to conquer emotions I didn't even know existed.
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