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  • Sri Swami Sivananda
    Sri Swami Sivananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1887-1963
    Sri Swami Sivananda
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    A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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    Forth from his dark and lonely hiding-place, (Portentous sight!) the owlet Atheism, sailing on obscene wings athwart the noon, drops his blue-fringed lids, and holds them close, and hooting at the glorious sun in Heaven, cries out, ''Where is it?''
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    From the point of view of literature Mr. Kipling is a genius who drops his aspirates. From the point of view of life, he is a reporter who knows vulgarity better than any one has ever known it.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
  • Amy Lowell
    Amy Lowell
    American poet, criticus 1874-1925
    Amy Lowell
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    I am tired, beloved, of chafing my heart against the want of you; of squeezing it into little ink drops, and posting it. And I scald alone, here, under the fire of the great moon.
  • Sylvia Plath
    Sylvia Plath
    American poet 1932-1963
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    I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
    Charles Dickens
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    Keep out of Chancery. It's being ground to bits in a slow mill; it's being roasted at a slow fire; it's being stung to death by single bees; it's being drowned by drops; it's going mad by grains.
  • Percy Ross
    Percy Ross
    American businessman 1916-2001
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    Many drops make a bucket, many buckets make a pond, many ponds make a lake, and many lakes make an ocean.
  • Marcus Aurelius
    Marcus Aurelius
    Roman emperor 121-180
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    Mark how fleeting and paltry is the estate of man - yesterday in embryo, tomorrow a mummy or ashes. So for the hairsbreadth of time assigned to thee, live rationally, and part with life cheerfully, as drops the ripe olive, extolling the season that bore it and the tree that matured it.
  • Bruce Dickinson
    Bruce Dickinson
    English singer and songwriter 1958-
    Bruce Dickinson
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    Rock music should be gross: that's the fun of it. It gets up and drops its trousers.
  • Hosea Ballou
    Hosea Ballou
    American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism'' 1771-1852
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    Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.
  • Lucretius
    Lucretius
    Roman poet and philosopher c.95-55 BC
    Lucretius
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    The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.
  • Bob Schaffer
    Bob Schaffer
    American politician 1962-
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    There are many hands touching ballots after a voter drops his ballot into the ballot box. There is no guarantee of ballot secrecy for anyone, which makes the whole system vulnerable to intimidation and bribery.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
    William James
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    Time itself comes in drops.
  • Alice Duer Miller
    Alice Duer Miller
    American writer 1874-1942
    Alice Duer Miller
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    When a woman like that whom I've seen so much,
    All of a sudden drops out of touch;
    Is always busy and never can,
    Spare you a moment, it means a man.
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