Quotes: perpetually

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  • Ogden Nash
    Ogden Nash
    American poet 1902-1971
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    A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
    Edmund Burke
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    A nation is not conquered which is perpetually to be conquered.
  • As a teenager, I was perpetually grounded. I was stubborn rather than rebellious.
  • B. C. Forbes
    B. C. Forbes
    American Publisher 1880-1954
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    Better to be occasionally cheated than perpetually suspicious.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    Don't try to behave as though you were essentially sane and naturally good. We're all demented sinners in the same cosmic boat - and the boat is perpetually sinking.
  • Family life itself, that safest, most traditional, most approved of female choices, is not a sanctuary: It is, perpetually, a dangerous place.
  • Arthur Peacocke
    Arthur Peacocke
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    God is creating at every moment of the world's existence in and through the perpetually endowed creativity of the very stuff of the world.
  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
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    History is but the record of the public and official acts of human beings. It is our object, therefore, to humanize our history and deal with people past and present; people who ate and possibly drank; people who were born, flourished and died; not grave tragedians, posing perpetually for their photographs.
  • Havelock Ellis
    Havelock Ellis
    British psychologist 1859-1939
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    I always seem to have a vague feeling that he is a Satan among musicians, a fallen angel in the darkness who is perpetually seeking to fight his way back to happiness.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
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    I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually.
  • Günther Grass
    Günther Grass
    German writer 1927-2015
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    If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle - absolute busyness - then utopia and melancholy will come to coincide: an age without conflict will dawn, perpetually busy - and without consciousness.
  • Harriet Martineau
    Harriet Martineau
    British writer, social criticus 1802-1876
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    Laws and customs may be creative of vice; and should be therefore perpetually under process of observation and correction: but laws and customs cannot be creative of virtue: they may encourage and help to preserve it; but they cannot originate it.
  • Elizabeth Gaskell
    Elizabeth Gaskell
    British writer 1810-1865
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    My heart burnt within me with indignation and grief; we could think of nothing else. All night long we had only snatches of sleep, waking up perpetually to the sense of a great shock and grief. Every one is feeling the same. I never knew so universal a feeling.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.
  • Charles Bukowski
    Charles Bukowski
    American writer 1920-1994
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    Show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually clean kitchen, and 8 times out of 9 I'll show you a man with detestable spiritual qualities.
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