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If there is one principle more deeply rooted in the mind of every American, it is that we should have nothing to do with conquest.
Morality which depends upon the helplessness of a man or woman has not much to recommend it. Morality is rooted in the purity of our hearts.
No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man. No study, pursued under compulsion, remains rooted in the memory.
The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
I never saw a discontented tree. They grip the ground as though they liked it, and though fast rooted they travel about as far as we do.
Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free.
Sometimes if you got a problem deep rooted in your life, it takes a little bit of time to overcome it in that area.
It is the genius of our Constitution that under its shelter of enduring institutions and rooted principles there is ample room for the rich fertility of American political invention.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The courage to be is rooted in the God who appears when God has disappeared in the anxiety of doubt.
I believe we have become paralyzed, paralyzed by our desire to be loved. Now our founding fathers had the wisdom to know that social acceptance and popularity were fleeing, and that this country's principles needed to be rooted in strengths greater than the passions and the emotions of the times.
Each blade of grass has its spot on earth whence it draws its life, its strength; and so is man rooted to the land from which he draws his faith together with his life.
I think my knowledge of music theory is rooted in jazz theory, and a lot of the writers of standards - Rodgers and Hart, and Gershwin.
I rooted for the Dodgers when they were in Brooklyn.
I am convinced now that virtually every destructive behavior and addiction I battled off and on for years was rooted in my (well-earned) insecurity.
Many differences are rooted in biology and reinforced through culture, so it's important to acknowledge that. Because if you say men and women are the same and if male behaviour is the norm, and women are always expected to act like men, we will never be as good at being men as men are.
Dee Dee Myers
The greatest movement for social justice our country has ever known is the civil rights movement and it was totally rooted in a love ethic.
Our desires, be they spiritual or temporal, should be rooted in a love of the Lord.
Ezra Taft Benson
I don't like to be entertaining. I don't like the feeling of being entertaining. If there was a musical or a comedy that was not just for entertainment but was rooted in something I could relate to on a real level, then I think I would do it.
The great lesson my mother and father gave me was almost invisible. It was a strong sense of being rooted.
Every art expression is rooted fundamentally in the personality and temperament of the artist.
Most films are rooted in a book or a comic strip, but I don't go out there saying I want to do adaptations.
Crafts make us feel rooted, give us a sense of belonging and connect us with our history. Our ancestors used to create these crafts out of necessity, and now we do them for fun, to make money and to express ourselves.
Now our founding fathers had the wisdom to know that social acceptance and popularity were fleeing, and that this country's principles needed to be rooted in strengths greater than the passions and the emotions of the times.
Our concept of governing is derived from our view of people. It is a concept deeply rooted in a set of beliefs firmly etched in the national conscience, of all of us.
Most people's jobs are rooted in reality.
The increasing mistrust between the Arab-Muslim peoples and the western world is rooted in the conflict in Palestine.
When we're looking for compassion, we need someone who is deeply rooted, is able to bend and, most of all, embraces us for our strengths and struggles.
The fact is that in too many communities in cities in Britain gangs now have become completely rooted into these communities and they destroy them around them.
Iain Duncan Smith
The challenges African-Americans are facing today are rooted in the system of slavery.
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