Quotes: companion

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  • Blaise Pascal
    Blaise Pascal
    French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
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    Animals do not admire each other. A horse does not admire its companion.
  • George Bancroft
    George Bancroft
    American historian 1800-1891
    George Bancroft
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    Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    Exaggeration is the inseparable companion of greatness.
  • D'Israeli Isaac
    D'Israeli Isaac
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    Fortune has rarely condescended to be the companion of genius.
  • Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
    Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
    Swiss-American psychiatrist 1926-2004
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    Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.
  • Samuel Smiles
    Samuel Smiles
    Scottish writer 1812-1904
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    Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success; for who so hopes strongly has within him the gift of miracles.
  • Eugène Delacroix
    Eugène Delacroix
    French artist 1798-1863
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    I live in company with a body, a silent companion, exacting and eternal. He it is who notes that individuality which is the seal of the weakness of our race. My soul has wings, but the brutal jailer is strict.
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
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    In Memoriam' has been my companion for all my grownup life.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
    Charles Caleb Colton
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    Moderation is the inseparable companion of wisdom, but with it genius has not even a nodding acquaintance.
  • Baltasar Gracián
    Baltasar Gracián
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
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    Never have a companion that casts you in the shade.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    One of the aged greatest miseries is that they cannot easily find a companion able to share the memories of the past.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    She was no longer wrestling with the grief, but could sit down with it as a lasting companion and make it a sharer in her thoughts.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    Suspicion is the companion of mean souls, and the bane of all good society.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    The greatest friend of Truth is time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion Humility.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is Humility.
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