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In the realm of ideas everything depends on enthusiasm... in the real world all rests on perseverance.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of naivete rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man - the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Virtues are acquired through endeavor, which rests wholly upon yourself.
Medicine rests upon four pillars - philosophy, astronomy, alchemy, and ethics.
Thou hast created us for Thyself, and our heart is not quiet until it rests in Thee.
Democracy rests upon two pillars: one, the principle that all men are equally entitled to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness; and the other, the conviction that such equal opportunity will most advance civilization.
Louis D. Brandeis
My children, as long as you live, the shadow of the Hiss Case will brush you. In every pair of eyes that rests on you, you will see pass, like a cloud passing behind a woods in winter, the memory of your father - dissembled in friendly eyes, lurking in unfriendly eyes.
Responsibilities are given to him on whom trust rests. Responsibility is always a sign of trust.
James Cash Penney
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance is a celebration of that miracle.
On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag!
Tensions exist in any free society. But the freedom we enjoy rests on a foundation of individual liberty and shared moral values.
America rests on shared values rather than shared ethnicity.
Isn't it true that the fault of birth rests somewhat on the child? I believe it's we who led our parents on to bear us, and it's our unborn children who make our flesh itch.
T. E. Lawrence
Civilization rests on the fact that most people do the right thing most of the time.
Much responsibility rests upon the shoulders of the song leader; it is not infrequently within his power to make or break a meeting.
There is no magic wand that can resolve our problems. The solution rests with our work and discipline.
Jose Eduardo Dos Santos
What we call real estate - the solid ground to build a house on - is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests.
The Bible is the rock on which this Republic rests.
The whole conviction of my life now rests upon the belief that loneliness, far from being a rare and curious phenomenon, peculiar to myself and to a few other solitary men, is the central and inevitable fact of human existence.
Virtues are acquired through endeavor, Which rests wholly upon yourself. So, to praise others for their virtues Can but encourage one's own efforts.
The basis on which good repute in any highly organized industrial community ultimately rests is pecuniary strength; and the means of showing pecuniary strength, and so of gaining or retaining a good name, are leisure and a conspicuous consumption of goods.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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