Quotes: living

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  • Eugène Ionesco
    Eugène Ionesco
    Romanian-born French Playwright 1912-
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    No society has been able to abolish human sadness, no political system can deliver us from the pain of living, from our fear of death, our thirst for the absolute. It is the human condition that directs the social condition, not vice versa.
  • Bill Hader
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    Oddly enough, I have really bad stage fright - getting up in front of people. And I made a living going on live television.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    The great living experience for every man is his adventure into the woman. The man embraces in the woman all that is not himself, and from that one resultant, from that embrace, comes every new action.
  • Think about multicellularity on this Earth. Every living thing originally came from bacteria. So, who do you think made up the rules for how to perform collective behaviors? It had to be the bacteria.
  • William Lyon Phelps
    William Lyon Phelps
    American author, critic and scholar 1865-1943
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    You can learn more about human nature by reading the Bible than by living in New York.
  • Bill Hader
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    'SNL' is really hard to do when you're single and living alone. And then it's pretty tough when you're married, because you don't see your spouse.
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
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    'Tis not the dying for a faith that's so hard... 'Tis the living up to it that's difficult.
  • Charles Swindoll
    Charles Swindoll
    American Pastor, writer
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    A family is a place where principles are hammered and honed on the anvil of everyday living.
  • Brendan Behan
    Brendan Behan
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    A general and a bit of shooting makes you forget your troubles... it takes your mind off the cost of living.
  • Sir Richard Steele
    Sir Richard Steele
    British Dramatist, Essayist, Editor 1672-1729
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    A healthy old fellow, who is not a fool, is the happiest creature living.
  • Le Corbusier
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    A house is a machine for living in.
  • A living cell requires energy not only for all its functions, but also for the maintenance of its structure.
  • Herbert Spencer
    Herbert Spencer
    British Philosopher 1820-1903
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    A living thing is distinguished from a dead thing by the multiplicity of the changes at any moment taking place in it.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    A man is morally free when, in full possession of his living humanity, he judges the world, and judges other men, with uncompromising sincerity.
  • C. S. Forester
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    A man who writes for a living does not have to go anywhere in particular, and he could rarely afford to if he wanted.