Frederick William Robertson

The office of poetry is not to make us think accurately, but feel truly.

Frederick William Robertson

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Edward Sapir Cultural anthropology is more and more rapidly getting to realize itself as a strictly historical science.
Philip Zimbardo My early childhood prepared me to be a social psychologist. I grew up in a South Bronx ghetto in a very poor family. From Sicilian origin, I was the first person in my family to complete high school, let alone go to college.
Paul Robeson Through the years I have received my share of recognition for efforts in the fields of sports, the arts, the struggle for full citizenship for the Negro people, labor's rights and the fight for peace.
Julie Burchill It's received wisdom that the English are uniquely child-unfriendly.
Jim Carrey I think I could go away tomorrow. I've already accomplished something. It's such a selfish business that sometimes I get sick of myself.
Thomas Sowell The Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepts blacks in the top ten percent of students, but at MIT this puts them in the bottom ten percent of the class.
George Orwell Not to expose your true feelings to an adult seems to be instinctive from the age of seven or eight onwards.
AnnaLynne McCord I grew up with not a lot of money and I definitely shopped at Goodwill. But even in my most unfortunate state, I was really blessed compared to a lot of the rest of the world. I had a really great chance to follow my dreams and have them actually come true.
Jenny Agutter I have grown up but that should be a positive thing. When you look at a photo album it's lovely to remember being so young but it's also good to know you grew up!
George A. Smith God is stronger than their strength, more loving than their uttermost love, and in so far as they have loved and sacrificed themselves for others, they have obtained the infallible proof, that God too lives and loves and gives Himself away.
Steven Seagal One of the reasons why people - particularly young people - love action movies is because what they are really looking for is justice.
Henry David Thoreau There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.
Bodhidharma Once you see your nature, sex is basically immaterial.
Mark Twain It is not best that we should all think alike it is a difference of opinion that makes horse races.
Mahatma Gandhi When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.
James Iha Even from a listening end now, I'm still completely a fan of music.
Jim Carrey I tend to stay up late, not because I'm partying but because it's the only time of the day when I'm alone and don't have to be performing.
Chuck Palahniuk I try to forget about the expectation that's out there and the audience listening for the next thing so that I'm not trying to please them. I've spent a huge amount of time not communicating with those folks and denying that they exist.
Annie Dillard The surest sign of age is loneliness.
Jean-Luc Godard A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.

Frederick William Robertson

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