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Money is the root of all evil, and yet it is such a useful root that we cannot get on without it any more than we can without potatoes.
Louisa May Alcott
To study the phenomena of disease without books is to sail an uncharted sea, while to study books without patients is not to go to sea at all.
When you look at the sun during your walking meditation, the mindfulness of the body helps you to see that the sun is in you; without the sun there is no life at all and suddenly you get in touch with the sun in a different way.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Better to be without logic than without feeling.
One man with a head on his shoulders is worth a dozen without.
It's better to be unfaithful than faithful without wanting to be.
One cannot violate the promptings of one's nature without having that nature recoil upon itself.
A society should never become like a pond with stagnant water, without movement. That's the most important thing.
The divine right of husbands, like the divine right of kings, may, it is hoped, in this enlightened age, be contested without danger.
The superior power of population cannot be checked without producing misery or vice.
Like bones to the human body, the axle to the wheel, the wing to the bird, and the air to the wing, so is liberty the essence of life. Whatever is done without it is imperfect.
We don't have a monopoly. Anyone who wants to dig a well without a Hughes bit can always use a pick and shovel.
We are half ruined by conformity, but we should be wholly ruined without it.
Charles Dudley Warner
Without food, man can live at most but a few weeks; without it, all other components of social justice are meaningless.
Until women learn to want economic independence, and until they work out a way to get this independence without denying themselves the joys of love and motherhood, it seems to me feminism has no roots.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may be trusted to govern themselves without a master.
You know, if I listened to Michael Dukakis long enough, I would be convinced we're in an economic downturn and people are homeless and going without food and medical attention and that we've got to do something about the unemployed.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Religion is as necessary to reason as reason is to religion. The one cannot exist without the other. A reasoning being would lose his reason, in attempting to account for the great phenomena of nature, had he not a Supreme Being to refer to; and well has it been said, that if there had been no God, mankind would have been obliged to imagine one.
I wish I had a twin, so I could know what I'd look like without plastic surgery.
Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I talk to my readers on social networking sites, but I never tell them what the book is about. Writing is lonely, so from time to time I talk to them on the Internet. It's like chatting at a bar without leaving your office. I talk with them about a lot of things other than my books.
Happiness is neither without us nor within us. It is in God, both without us and within us.
Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
D. Elton Trueblood
John F. Kennedy
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