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Definition of Midst

Midst

  1. The interior or central part or place; the middle; -- used chiefly in the objective case after in; as, in the midst of the forest.
  2. Hence, figuratively, the condition of being surrounded or beset; the press; the burden; as, in the midst of official duties; in the midst of secular affairs.
  3. In the midst of; amidst.
  4. In the middle.

Midst Quotations

Maturity is the ability to think, speak and act your feelings within the bounds of dignity. The measure of your maturity is how spiritual you become during the midst of your frustrations.
Samuel Ullman

The great danger for family life, in the midst of any society whose idols are pleasure, comfort and independence, lies in the fact that people close their hearts and become selfish.
Pope John Paul II

If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm.
Mahatma Gandhi

What is the appropriate behavior for a man or a woman in the midst of this world, where each person is clinging to his piece of debris? What's the proper salutation between people as they pass each other in this flood?
Buddha

To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance.
Buddha
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Midst Translations

midst in French is millieux
midst in German is inmitten
midst in Latin is medius
midst in Swedish is mitt i