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American Author 1862-1937
I wonder, among all the tangles of this mortal coil, which one contains tighter knots to undo, and consequently suggests more tugging, and pain, and diversified elements of misery, than the marriage tie.
American politician 1941-
In 49 countries around the world, including all of Europe, people have the opportunity of knowing whether or not they are eating food which contains genetically engineered ingredients. In the United States, we don't.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.
American opera composer
Like any other composer of opera, I choose a subject not for polemical reasons, but because it contains vivid characters in highly charged dramatic situations.
American Mormon Leader 1801-1877
Now, there is no harm in a teapot, even if it contains tea, if it is let alone.Source: Word of Wisdom Journal of Discourses, 12:28 (April 7, 1867)
American art criticus, writer 1906-1978
Only conservatives believe that subversion is still being carried on in the arts and that society is being shaken by it. Advanced art today is no longer a cause, it contains no moral imperative. There is no virtue in clinging to principles and standards, no vice in selling or in selling out.
German Protestant theologist, philosopher 1886-1965
Religion is the state of being grasped by an ultimate concern, a concern which qualifies all other concerns as preliminary and which itself contains the answer to the question of a meaning of our life.
American photographer 1898-1991
Some people are still unaware that reality contains unparalleled beauties. The fantastic and unexpected, the ever-changing and renewing is nowhere so exemplified as in real life itself.
Canadian architect and urban 1924-2009
Space has always been the spiritual dimension of architecture. It is not the physical statement of the structure so much as what it contains that moves us.
Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
The aphorism as a man thinketh in his heart so is he contains the secret of life.Source: Striking Thoughts (2000) p. 4; Lee here quotes Proverbs 23:7 As he thinketh
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 1809-1894
The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts.
The Bible contains six admonishments to homosexuals and 362 admonishments to heterosexuals. That doesn't mean that God doesn't love heterosexuals. It's just that they need more supervision.
Italian writer 1932 -
The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs that speak of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye to read them, a book contains signs that produce no concepts; therefore it is dumb.
Arthur Wellesley Duke of Wellington
Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman 1769-1852
The Lord's prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals.
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