Quotes by birth
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French writer (ps. of Marie Henri Beyle) 1783-1842
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
Irish dramatist and novelist 1906-1989
Birth was the death of him.
American politician 1954-
Circumcision is obligatory for Jewish-born males - it must be performed on the eighth day after birth and is only postponed in the case of threat to the life or health of the child. Muslim parents also circumcise their male children.
African-American comedian, civil rights activist, social critic, writer and entrepreneur 1932-2017
Civil Rights: What black folks are given in the U.S. on the installment plan, as in civil-rights bills. Not to be confused with human rights, which are the dignity, stature, humanity, respect, and freedom belonging to all people by right of their birth.
American lawyer and politician 1960-
Each year on the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth, America has the opportunity to reflect on our nation's progress towards the realization of his dream.
American author and cartoonist 1933-
I’ve learned to accept birth and death . . . but sometimes I still worry about what lies between.
American humorist, writer, teacher, television host, and journalist. 1911-1980
Somewhere on this globe, every ten seconds, there is a woman giving birth to a child. She must be found and stopped.
E. M. Forster
English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist 1879-1970
A funeral is not death, any more than baptism is birth or marriage union. All three are the clumsy devices, coming now too late, now too early, by which Society would register the quick motions of man.
American Editor, Humanitarian, Author 1915-1990
A library is the delivery room for the birth of ideas, a place where history comes to life.
German philosopher 1788-1860
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.
American psychiatrist 1920-
Although we may not know it, we have, in our day, witnessed the birth of the Therapeutic State. This is perhaps the major implication of psychiatry as an institution of social control.Source: Toward the Therapeutic State
semi-legendary Buddhist monk
And as long as you're subject to birth and death, you'll never attain enlightenment.Source: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma
Algernon H. Blackwood
English broadcasting narrator, journalist and writer 1869-1951
And if thought and emotion can persist in this way so long after the brain that sent them forth has crumpled into dust, how vitally important it must be to control their very birth in the heart, and guard them with the keenest possible restraint.
English poet 1612-1680
Birth and death are so closely related that one could not destroy either without destroying the other at the same time. It is extinction that makes creation possible.
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