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Morihei Ueshiba Study how water flows in a valley stream, smoothly and freely between the rocks. Also learn from holy books and wise people. Everything - even mountains, rivers, plants and trees - should be your teacher.
Billy Graham I have the problems of, I must confess, old age.
Baruch Spinoza I do not know how to teach philosophy without becoming a disturber of established religion.
Erma Bombeck Thanks to my mother, not a single cardboard box has found its way back into society. We receive gifts in boxes from stores that went out of business twenty years ago.
Michael Keaton I played a lot of sports when I was a kid so I get in that ballgame mindset of being really, really respectful, but at same time saying to yourself, 'Don't back down a single inch, hang with these guys if you can.' If they throw it high and tight you have to stand in there, you can't take yourself o...
Robert Menzies It is a simple but sometimes forgotten truth that the greatest enemy to present joy and high hopes is the cultivation of retrospective bitterness.
Rupert Sheldrake For more than 200 years, materialists have promised that science will eventually explain everything in terms of physics and chemistry. Believers are sustained by the faith that scientific discoveries will justify their beliefs.
Jerry O’Connell I highly suggest marriage to all my friends who are dating.
David McCullough History is a guide to navigation in perilous times. History is who we are and why we are the way we are.
Orson Welles The enemy of art is the absence of limitations.
Linda McCartney But I wanted marriage for myself. I was not calculating about it. I wish I was more calculating.
Irvin S. Cobb Middle age: when you begin to exchange your emotions for symptoms.
Izabella Scorupco The most simple things can bring the most happiness.
Brad Henry Something called 'the Oklahoma Standard' became known throughout the world. It means resilience in the face of adversity. It means a strength and compassion that will not be defeated.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than the investigation of the obscure.
Brian Eno One of the interesting things about having little musical knowledge is that you generate surprising results sometimes you move to places you wouldn't if you knew better.
William Pennington Lord, Bless our enemies have mercy upon them, may they turn their course and let us alone, and let us live in peace at our homes in our own native land.
Mira Nair You know, the sad thing of post-9/11, which was of course horrific, was that the city in which I felt completely at home for two decades, suddenly people like us - brown people - were looked at as the 'Others.'
Muriel Spark When a noble life has prepared old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.
William Butler Yeats Out of Ireland have we come, great hatred, little room, maimed us at the start. I carry from my mother's womb a fanatic heart.
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