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Fjodor M. Dostojewski
Russisch writer 1821-1881
Love all that has been created by God, both the whole and every grain of sand. Love every leaf and every ray of light. Love the beasts and the birds, love the plants, love every separate fragment. If you love each fragment, you will understand the mystery of the whole resting in God.
American Democratic politician and diplomat 1800-1879
Here, again, as I conceive, gentlemen forget that this government is a republican one, resting exclusively in the intelligence and virtue of the People.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
I have never taken any exercise except sleeping and resting.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
My home...It is my retreat and resting place from wars, I try to keep this corner as a haven against the tempest outside, as I do another corner in my soul.
American statesman 1809-1865
Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nation, or any nation so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure. We are met on a great battle-field of that war. We have come to dedicate a portion of that field, as a final resting place for those who here gave their lives that that nation might live. It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this.Source: The Gettysburg Address, November 19, 1863
Adlai E. Stevenson II
American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 1900-1965
On the plains of hesitation lie the blackened bones of countless millions who at the dawn of victory lay down to rest, and in resting died.
British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
Still may syllabes jar with time,
Still may reason war with rhyme,
Resting never!Source: The Works of Ben Jonson, Second Folio XXIX, A Fit of Rhyme Against Rhyme.
American anarchist and socialist 1854-1939
The Anarchists answer that the abolition of the State will leave in existence a defensive association, resting no longer on a compulsory but on a voluntary basis, which will restrain invaders by any means that may prove necessary.
Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
American lawyer, minister, educator, and humorist 1790-1870
There's no sort o' mistake in little Bullet. He can pick up miles on his feet, and fling 'em behind him as fast as the next man's hoss, I don't care where he comes from. And he can keep at it as long as the sun can shine without resting.
Bernard of Clairvaux
Burgundian abbot 1090-1153
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place for those who love us.
Austrian - English philosopher 1889-1951
Resting on your laurels is as dangerous as resting when you are walking in the snow. You doze off and die in your sleep.
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