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Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties, passing from one step of success to another, forming new wishes and seeing them gratified.
A mind lively and at ease, can do with seeing nothing, and can see nothing that does not answer.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event, nor what end waits for him.
The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing.
Priests, ministers and rabbis are asking where the children are going. Slowly but surely, they're seeing that people are hungry for something beyond the doctrine. It isn't that they don't want religious truth. But they want the mystical core, the heart of the religious truth.
Once the command of the air is obtained by one of the contending armies, the war becomes a conflict between a seeing host and one that is blind.
H. G. Wells
I get satisfaction out of seeing stuff that makes real change in the real world. We need a lot more of that and a lot less abstract stuff.
I've had all six of my books reach the New York Times bestseller list, which is especially rewarding seeing as I flunked out of high school twice because I couldn't write. It just goes to show you that we learn from our mistakes.
All that is worth seeing in good boxing can best be witnessed in a contest with soft gloves. Every value is called out: quickness, force, precision, foresight, readiness, pluck, and endurance. With these, the rowdy and 'rough' are not satisfied.
John Boyle O'Reilly
It feels kinda weird being back in a high school cause I haven't been in a high school for about a year. So um, it's kinda interesting coming back, and y'know seeing the lockers, with all the signs, the handmade signs, so being in high school again is a little bit strange but in a good way.
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
My mind sort of works like a search engine. You ask me something, and I start seeing pictures.
Progress and healing involves seeing every person as not so different from ourselves.
Bryant H. McGill
I love studying Ancient History and seeing how empires rise and fall, sowing the seeds of their own destruction.
Love is seeing without eyes, hearing without ears; hatred is nothing.
If anything, we older people yearn for a peaceful world even more than young people do. We are the ones who lost friends or relatives in some war. We are the ones who have lived a lifetime of seeing and reading about human suffering.
What is art but a way of seeing?
Seeing the light is a choice, not seeing the light is no choice.
Seeing my malevolent face in the mirror, my benevolent soul shrinks back.
All performers get on stage because they need to feel love from an audience. I might appear confident, but those three seconds before I get out there, I'm a mess. But I have to take the risk; otherwise, I'd be miserable and would feel like I wasn't seeing through my personal destiny.
There are few things more fundamentally encouraging and stimulating than seeing someone else die.
As much horror as we have always created, we are a species that keeps moving forward, seeing new sights in new ways, and enjoying the journey.
There is something wonderful in seeing a wrong-headed majority assailed by truth.
John Kenneth Galbraith
At some point you start seeing the difference between what you really want, and what is your priority order. I feel that today I know what I want. That's the problem with perspective, as well as focus and concentration.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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