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  • Meister Eckhart
    Meister Eckhart
    German mystic 1260-1326 AD
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    A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don't know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox's or bear's, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there.
  • Edwin Hubbel Chapin
    Edwin Hubbel Chapin
    American author and clergyman 1814-1880
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    Objects close to the eye shut out much larger objects on the horizon; and splendors born only of the earth eclipse the stars. So it is with people who sometimes cover up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and so quench transcendent glories with a little shining dust.
  • R. F. Hallock
    R. F. Hallock
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    A man's possessions are just as large as his own soul. If this title-deeds cover more, the surplus acres own him, not he the acres.
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    American short story writer 1804-1864
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    A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
    Source: The Scarlet Letter (1850) Ch XII
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    All their life in this world and all their adventures in Narnia had only been the cover and the title page: now at last they were beginning Chapter One of the Great Story which no one on earth has read: which goes on for ever: in which every chapter is better than the one before.
    Source: The Chronicles of Narnia (1950) The Last Battle (1956), Closing lines, in Ch. 16 :
  • Caroline Leavitt
    Caroline Leavitt
    American novelist
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    All writers know how important a good title is. It's the first thing readers see, along with a knock-your-socks-off cover - a seductive 'come hither' for the story within.
  • Bayard Taylor
    Bayard Taylor
    American poet, travel author, and diplomat 1825-1878
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    Alone each heart must cover up its dead; Alone, through bitter toil, achieve its rest.
  • C. Wright Mills
    C. Wright Mills
    American sociologist 1916-1962
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    An expensive arms race, under cover of the military metaphysic, and in a paranoid atmosphere of fright, is an economically attractive business. To many utopian capitalists, it has become the Business Way of American Life.
    Source: The Causes of World War Three (1960)
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
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    And as a result, I guess I'm just kind of a rubberneck. I'm kind of a - someone who likes to see things and likes to see these events and talk to the people who make them happen. But I don't think journalists are as important as the people they cover.
  • Bobby Darin
    Bobby Darin
    American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, impressionist, and actor 1936-1973
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    Any fool knows that bravado is always a cover-up for insecurity. That's the truth. And on that note, I'll say goodnight. God love you.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Between us, we cover all knowledge; he knows all that can be known and I know the rest.
  • Camille Pissarro
    Camille Pissarro
    Danish-French Impressionist painter 1830-1903
    Camille Pissarro
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    Cover the canvas at the first go, then work at it until you see nothing more to add.
  • H. Stanley Judd
    H. Stanley Judd
    American author
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    Don't be afraid to fail. Don't waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It's OK to fail. If you're not failing, you're not growing.
  • Bun E. Carlos
    Bun E. Carlos
    American drummer 1950-
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    Every musician in the known universe has signed a bad piece of paper, myself included. But it's really very simple. You're the artist. It's your picture that's going on the CD cover, nobody else's. Protect yourself. Get a good lawyer. You'll kick yourself later if you don't.
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    American Author 1906-
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    For sleep, one needs endless depths of blackness to sink into; daylight is too shallow, it will not cover one.
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