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Lydia M. Child
American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age.
Christianity is either relevant all the time or useless anytime. It is not just a phase of life; it is life itself.
South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
Climate change, in some regions, has aggravated conflict over scarce land, and could well trigger large-scale migration in the decades ahead. And rising sea levels put at risk the very survival of all small island states. These and other implications for peace and security have implications for the United Nations itself.
English writer 1778-1830
Comedy naturally wears itself out - destroys the very food on which it lives; and by constantly and successfully exposing the follies and weaknesses of mankind to ridicule, in the end leaves itself nothing worth laughing at.
C. Wright Mills
American sociologist 1916-1962
Commercial jazz, soap opera, pulp fiction, comic strips, the movies set the images, mannerisms, standards, and aims of the urban masses. In one way or another, everyone is equal before these cultural machines; like technology itself, the mass media are nearly universal in their incidence and appeal. They are a kind of common denominator, a kind of scheme for pre-scheduled, mass emotions.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
English poet 1792-1822
Constancy has nothing virtuous in itself, independently of the pleasure it confers, and partakes of the temporizing spirit of vice in proportion as it endures tamely moral defects of magnitude in the object of its indiscreet choice.
Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Curses always recoil on the head of him who imprecates them. If you put a chain around the neck of a slave, the other end fastens itself around your own.
Roman senator and historian 56-120 AD
Custom adapts itself to expediency.
British psychologist 1859-1939
Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving, the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere translation or abstraction from life; it is life itself.
Bryant H. McGill
American journalist and author 1969-
Death is the great hope of all life; the desire to expend itself; to be used and consumed by its own longing for itself.
English poet and playwright 1631-1700
Death, in itself, is nothing; but we fear, to be we know not what, we know not where
Defending the truth is not something one does out of a sense of duty or to allay guilt complexes, but is a reward in itself.
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