Quotes 1 till 13 of 13.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD0
All things change, nothing is extinguished. There is nothing in the whole world which is permanent. Everything flows onward; all things are brought into being with a changing nature; the ages themselves glide by in constant movement.
Gluttony is the source of all our infirmities and the fountain of all our diseases. As fire extinguished by an excess of fuel, so is the natural health of the body destroyed by an intemperate diet.
Mary Wortley Montagu
English aristocrat, letter writer and poet 1689-17620
I know a love may be revived which absence, inconstancy, or even infidelity has extinguished, but there is no returning from a dégoût given by satiety.
English novelist, pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé 1839-19080
If all feeling for grace and beauty were not extinguished in the mass of mankind at the actual moment, such a method of locomotion as cycling could never have found acceptance; no man or woman with the slightest aesthetic sense could assume the ludicrous position necessary for it.
Viktor E. Frankl
Austrian psychiatrist 1905-0
Just as a small fire is extinguished by the storm whereas a large fire is enhanced by it-likewise a weak faith is weakened by predicament and catastrophes whereas a strong faith is strengthened by them.
South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader 1918-20130
Man's goodness is a flame that can be hidden but never extinguished.
Roman poet 65-8 BC0
Many heroes lived before Agamemnon; but all are unknown and unwept, extinguished in everlasting night, because they have no spirited chronicler.
English philosopher and statesman 1561-16260
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
The hope that poverty and ignorance may gradually be extinguished, derives indeed much support from the steady progress of the working classes during the nineteenth century.
Libian painter and writer 1883-19310
The lights of stars that were extinguished ages ago still reaches us. So it is with great men who died centuries ago, but still reach us with the radiations of their personalities.
French writer and philosopher 1712-17780
The thirst after happiness is never extinguished in the heart of man.
English politician and philosopher 1729-17970
Whilst shame keeps its watch, virtue is not wholly extinguished in the heart; nor will moderation be utterly exiled from the minds of tyrants.
Without energy life would be extinguished instantaneously, and the cellular fabric would collapse.