Quotes: dwells

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  • Jeremy Taylor
    Jeremy Taylor
    British churchman and writer 1613-1667
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    A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in singularity.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
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    A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
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    Advice is like snow; the softer it falls the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
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    At sometime in our lives a devil dwells within us, causes heartbreaks, confusion and troubles, then dies.
  • Aaron Hill
    Aaron Hill
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    Courage is poorly housed that dwells in numbers; the lion never counts the herd that are about him, nor weighs how many flocks he has to scatter.
  • Arthur Chapman
    Arthur Chapman
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    Envy is like a fly that passes all the body's sounder parts, and dwells upon the sores.
  • Henry Fielding
    Henry Fielding
    English writer 1707-1754
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    Great joy, especially after a sudden change of circumstances, is apt to be silent, and dwells rather in the heart than on the tongue.
  • Democritus
    Democritus
    Greek scientist, astronomist and philosopher 460 BC- 380/370 BC
    Democritus
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    Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    Innocence dwells with Wisdom, but never with Ignorance.
  • Henry Manning
    Henry Manning
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    Intellectual pride inflicts itself upon everybody. Where it dwells there can be no other opinion in the house.
    Source: Pastime papers
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Should not every apartment in which man dwells be lofty enough to create some obscurity overhead, where flickering shadows may play at evening about the rafters?
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
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    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.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    The brain may be regarded as a kind of parasite of the organism, a pensioner, as it were, who dwells with the body.
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