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Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
Just as a fire is covered by smoke and a mirror is obscured by dust, just as the embryo rests deep within the womb, wisdom is hidden by selfish desire.
Greek philosopher 580 BC - 504 BC
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Norwegian-American economist and sociologist 1857-1929
The basis on which good repute in any highly organized industrial community ultimately rests is pecuniary strength; and the means of showing pecuniary strength, and so of gaining or retaining a good name, are leisure and a conspicuous consumption of goods
Thomas J. Peters
American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer 1942-
All business success rests on something labeled a sale, which at least momentarily weds company and customer.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Authors have established it as a kind of rule, that a man ought to be dull sometimes; as the most severe reader makes allowances for many rests and nodding-places in a voluminous writer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Beauty rests on necessities.
Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
Creative powers can just as easily turn out to be destructive. It rests solely with the moral personality whether they apply themselves to good things or to bad. And if this is lacking, no teacher can supply it or take its place.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
Envy feeds on the living, after death it rests, then the honor of a man protects him.
Carl Gustav Jung
Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
Let us ever remember that our interest is in concord, not in conflict; and that our real eminence rests in the victories of peace, not those of war.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Nothing is beautiful, only man: on this piece of naivete rests all aesthetics, it is the first truth of aesthetics. Let us immediately add its second: nothing is ugly but degenerate man - the domain of aesthetic judgment is therewith defined.
American painter 1860-1894
On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag!
Thomas J. Watson
American Businessman, Founder of IBM 1899-1956
Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progress stops.
American statesman 1858-1919
Our chief usefulness to humanity rests on our combining power with high purpose. Power undirected by high purpose spells calamity, and high purpose by itself is utterly useless if the power to put it into effect is lacking.
French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
Pleasure can be supported by an illusion; but happiness rests upon truth.
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