Quotes by awakening

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  • Sir Walter Scott
    Sir Walter Scott
    British writer and poet 1771-1832
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    Is death the last step? No, it is the final awakening.
  • Ching I
    Ching I
    Ancient Chinese text
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    Creativity comes from awakening and directing men's higher natures, which originate in the primal depths of the uni- verse and are appointed by Heaven.
  • Sir Walter Scott
    Sir Walter Scott
    British writer and poet 1771-1832
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    Death - the last sleep? No, it is the final awakening.
  • Bryan Adams
    Bryan Adams
    Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer and guitarist 1959-
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    I got in trouble with the police, and that was a rude awakening. That was it. I'd seen the bottom of the pit, and it was time to scrape myself out of it.
  • Aleister Crowley
    Aleister Crowley
    British occultist, writer, and mountaineer 1875-1947
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    I slept with faith and found a corpse in my arms on awakening; I drank and danced all night with doubt and found her a virgin in the morning.
  • H.G. Wells
    H.G. Wells
    British-born American author 1866-1946
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    It is possible to believe that all the past is but the beginning of a beginning, and that all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn. It is possible to believe that all the human mind has ever accomplished is but the dream before the awakening.
  • Adrienne Rich
    Adrienne Rich
    American Poet 1929-
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    It's exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorienting, and painful.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    No man can prove upon awakening that he is the man who he thinks went to bed the night before, or that anything that he recollects is anything other than a convincing dream.
  • Carol Loomis
    Carol Loomis
    American financial journalist 1929-
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    The 1969 experience has been a rude awakening for many hedge-fund investors and has left some of them with strong reservations about the whole concept. For the first time in their relatively short history, the funds are not growing: in fact, some have suffered large withdrawals of capital, and a few have actually folded.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    The Arab Awakening or Arab Spring has transformed the geopolitical landscape.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
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    The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
  • Alan Cohen
    Alan Cohen
    American businessman 1954-
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    True progress comes not through action, but through awakening.
  • Carlo Collodi
    Carlo Collodi
    Italian author, humorist and journalist 1826-1890
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    Upon awakening he discovered that he was no longer a wooden puppet, but that he had become instead a boy, like all other boys.
    Source: Pinocchio (1892)
  • Birch Bayh
    Birch Bayh
    American politician 1928-2019
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    You look at the whole Human Rights questions, I happened to be there at just the right time when the country was awakening - this goes to the first question you asked - the whole country was awakening to a hundred years of injustice that hadn't been resolved yet.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits - and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just submit. Any re-awakening of thought is then painful.
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