Quotes by roots

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  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Love should be a tree whose roots are deep in the earth, but whose branches extend into heaven.
    Source: Marriage and Morals (1929) ch. 19
  • Malcolm X
    Malcolm X
    American activist 1925-1965
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    A man without any history is like a tree without roots.
  • T. S. Eliot
    T. S. Eliot
    British essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic 1888-1965
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    April is the cruelest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain.
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    American short story writer 1804-1864
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    Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are necessary to the life of the affections as leaves are to the life of a tree. If they are wholly restrained, love will die at the roots.
  • Bill Rancic
    Bill Rancic
    American entrepreneur 1971-
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    Chicago is seriously my favorite city in the country. People have roots here, which is nice. When you go to Los Angeles, no one is actually from Los Angeles.
  • Bill Rancic
    Bill Rancic
    American entrepreneur 1971-
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    Dear Chicago, when I wake up in the morning and see your skyline - the terra cotta of the Wrigley Building, the height of the Willis Tower, the shiny sides of my beloved Trump Tower - I know I'm home. I feel a certain energy walking between your spires, but recognize that what makes you special to me is that my roots are here.
  • Theodore Roethke
    Theodore Roethke
    American poet 1908-1963
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    Deep in their roots all flowers keep the light.
  • Burning Spear
    Burning Spear
    Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
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    Dig into the roots of culture, and it will grow. It's like a grass that is growing, and it cannot stop, and music is like the fertilizer for that.
  • Wilt Chamberlain
    Wilt Chamberlain
    American basketball player 1936-1999
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    Everybody pulls for David, nobody roots for Goliath.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
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    First the stalk - then the roots. First the need - then the means to satisfy that need. First the nucleus - then the elements needed for its growth.
  • Alan Parsons
    Alan Parsons
    English audio engineer, songwriter, musician 1948-
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    Folk rock was my real roots. I did a few gigs as a folk artist, in the style of Fairport Convention.
  • Benjamin Booker
    Benjamin Booker
    American singer, songwriter and guitarist 1989-
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    Folk-punk artists like This Bike Is A Pipe Bomb or Paul Baribeau were popular in the Florida punk community. I saw people early on combine roots music with more aggressive music.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Friendships begin with liking or gratitude roots that can be pulled up.
  • Algernon Sidney
    Algernon Sidney
    English politician 1623-1683
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    Fruits are always of the same nature with the seeds and roots from which they come, and trees are known by the fruits they bear: as a man begets a man, and a beast a beast, that society of men which constitutes a government upon the foundation of justice.
  • Abdul Qadeer Khan
    Abdul Qadeer Khan
    Pakistani nuclear physicist 1936-
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    Hatred, intolerance, poor hygienic conditions and violence all have roots in illiteracy, so we're trying to do something to help the poor and the needy.
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