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Curiosity, n. An objectionable quality of the female mind. The desire to know whether or not a woman is cursed with curiosity is one of the most active and insatiable passions of the masculine soul.
Happy is he who still loves something he loved in the nursery: He has not been broken in two by time; he is not two men, but one, and he has saved not only his soul but his life.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
The countenance is the portrait of the soul, and the eyes mark its intentions.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Equality is the soul of liberty; there is, in fact, no liberty without it.
If I am elected President of these United States, I will work with all my energy and soul to restore that America, to lift our eyes to a better future. That future is our destiny. That future is out there. It is waiting for us. Our children deserve it, our nation depends upon it, the peace and freedom of the world require it.
Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes - every form of animate or inanimate existence, leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
Orison Swett Marden
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil.
Most laws condemn the soul and pronounce sentence. The result of the law of my God is perfect. It condemns but forgives. It restores - more than abundantly - what it takes away.
Find out who you are and be that person. That's what your soul was put on this Earth to be. Find that truth, live that truth and everything else will come.
All things must come to the soul from its roots, from where it is planted.
Saint Teresa of Avila
Some of the greatest battles will be fought within the silent chambers of your own soul.
Ezra Taft Benson
I've had some dark nights of the soul, of course, but giving in to depression would be a sellout, a defeat.
An aged man is but a paltry thing, a tattered coat upon a stick, unless soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing for every tatter in its mortal dress.
William Butler Yeats
Once conform, once do what others do because they do it, and a kind of lethargy steals over all the finer senses of the soul.
Michel de Montaigne
Genius - to know without having learned; to draw just conclusions from unknown premises; to discern the soul of things.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
The human body is the best picture of the human soul.
Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.
Imagination is the eye of the soul.
The question of sexual dominance can exist only in the nightmare of that soul which has armed itself, totally, against the possibility of the changing motion of conquest and surrender, which is love.
James A. Baldwin
The greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world... to see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion all in one.
Moderation is the feebleness and sloth of the soul, whereas ambition is the warmth and activity of it.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
'Twas but my tongue, 'twas not my soul that swore.
If I were dammed of body and soul, I know whose prayers would make me whole, mother o' mine o mother o' mine.
It is hard to contend against one's heart's desire; for whatever it wishes to have it buys at the cost of soul.
One of my proudest moments is I didn't sell my soul for the sake of popularity.
George W. Bush
It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one's self through the eyes of others, of measuring one's soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity.
W. E. B. Du Bois
Valor is stability, not of legs and arms, but of courage and the soul.
Michel de Montaigne
The authentic self is the soul made visible.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
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