Quotes by still
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C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
Be not deceived, Wormwood, our cause is never more in jeopardy than when a human, no longer desiring but still intending to do our Enemy's will, looks round upon a universe in which every trace of Him seems to have vanished, and asks why he has been forsaken, and still obeys.Source: The Screwtape Letters (1942)
Greek poet c. 850 -? BC
Be still my heart; thou hast known worse than this.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot.
A. E. Housman
British poet 1859-1936
Be still, my soul, be still; the arms you bear are brittle,
Earth and high heaven are fixt of old and founded strong.Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 48, st. 1
Swiss artist 1879-1940
Beauty is as relative as light and dark. Thus, there exists no beautiful woman, none at all, because you are never certain that a still far more beautiful woman will not appear and completely shame the supposed beauty of the first.
Before my accidents, there were ten thousands things I could do. I could spend the rest of my life dwelling on the things that I had lost, but instead I chose to focus on the nine thousand I still had left.
Decimus Magnus Ausonius
Roman poet 310-393
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this, and thou wilt have finished.
Being famous was extremely disappointing for me. When I became famous it was a complete drag and it is still a complete drag.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
Better indeed is knowledge than mechanical practice. Better than knowledge is meditation. But better still is surrender of attachment to results, because there follows immediate peace.
South African writer and painter 1939-
Better still - your history has shown how powerful a moral catharsis expressed through popular resistance to injustice can sometimes be; I have in mind the grassroots opposition to the Vietnam War.
American novelist, essayist, editor 1931-
Black boys became criminalized. I was in constant dread for their lives, because they were targets everywhere. They still are.
American-British author 1951-
Britain still has the most reliably beautiful countryside of anywhere in the world. I would hate to be part of the generation that allowed that to be lost.
English Bishop and reformer 1731-1809
But chiefly Thou, Whom soft-eyed Pity once led down from Heaven To bleed for man, to teach him how to live, And, oh! still harder lesson! how to die.
American film director and producer 1966-
But I like to go to movies with my son because it's still fun; it reminds me of why I make movies.
American-Irish writer 1926-2011
But Ship Who Sang remains my favorite story. I really rocked folks with that and still cannot read it aloud myself without weeping at the end.
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