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Definition of Restoration

Restoration

  1. The act of restoring or bringing back to a former place, station, or condition; the fact of being restored; renewal; reestablishment; as, the restoration of friendship between enemies; the restoration of peace after war.
  2. The state of being restored; recovery of health, strength, etc.; as, restoration from sickness.
  3. That which is restored or renewed.

Restoration Quotations

America's present need is not heroics but healing; not nostrums but normalcy; not revolution but restoration.
Warren G. Harding

We can't just rail against crime. We must speak of the root problems - devastating family breakup, an insidious culture of violence that cheapens human life, skyrocketing prisoner recidivism rates that rob our communities of husbands and fathers - and recognize that there is a societal role in rehabilitation and restoration.
Frank Wolf

The work of community, love, reconciliation, restoration is the work we cannot leave up to politicians. This is the work we are all called to do.
Shane Claiborne

The pattern of the prodigal is: rebellion, ruin, repentance, reconciliation, restoration.
Edwin Louis Cole

What the detective story is about is not murder but the restoration of order.
P. D. James
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Restoration Translations

restoration in French is restauration
restoration in German is Wiedereinsetzung, Instandsetzung, Restaurierung
restoration in Latin is renovatio
restoration in Swedish is restaurering
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