Quotes by separation

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  • Kahlil Gibran
    Kahlil Gibran
    Libian painter and writer 1883-1931
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    Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
  • Arthur Hertzberg
    Arthur Hertzberg
    Jewish-American scholar and activist 1921-2006
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    But, I know enough people in that court, through the years, to know one thing: There's always somebody who surprises you, who rises above what they thought they appointed him for, and stays with the separation of powers, and with the right of the law to decide.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
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    Everything that is right or natural pleads for separation. The blood of the slain, the weeping voice of nature cries, 'Tis time to part.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    For when two beings who are not friends are near each other there is no meeting, and when friends are far apart there is no separation.
  • Akhenaton
    Akhenaton
    Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
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    Honor is the inner garment of the Soul; the first thing put on by it with the flesh, and the last it layeth down at its separation from it.
  • George Carlin
    George Carlin
    American stand-up comedian, actor and author 1937-2008
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    I'm completely in favor of the separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
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    If, as I can't help suspecting, the dead also feel the pains of separation (and this may be one of their purgatorial sufferings), then for both lovers, and for all pairs of lovers without exception, bereavement is a universal and integral part of our experience of love.
  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
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    In a separation it is the one who is not really in loved who says the more tender things.
  • Agnetha Faltskog
    Agnetha Faltskog
    Swedish singer, songwriter and actress 1950-
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    It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn't keep our family together. You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don't want to go into!.
  • William Law
    William Law
    English priest 1686-1761
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    Nothing hath separated us from God but our own will, or rather our own will is our separation from God.
  • Walter Benjamin
    Walter Benjamin
    German philosopher 1882-1940
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    Separation penetrates the disappearing person like a pigment and steeps him in gentle radiance.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    The assertion that 'all men are created equal' was of no practical use in effecting our separation from Great Britain and it was placed in the Declaration not for that, but for future use.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    The only solid and lasting peace between a man and his wife is, doubtless, a separation.
  • Anthony Holden
    Anthony Holden
    English writer, broadcaster and critic
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    The Princess's so-called 'time and space speech' at the end of '93 about a year after the formal separation, looking back on it it's called her retirement from public life but we've seen in fact it's nothing of the kind.
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