Quotes by suppose
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A. A. Milne
English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-1956
I suppose that everyone of us hopes secretly for immortality; to leave, I mean, a name behind him which will live forever in this world, whatever he may be doing, himself, in the next.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Suppose the world were only one of God's jokes, would you work any the less to make it a good joke instead of a bad one?
English poet 1731-1800
Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose.
American Dramatist 1915-
A good newspaper, I suppose, is a nation talking to itself.
Mary Baker Eddy
American founder of the Christian Science Church 1821-1910
A wicked mortal is not the idea of God. He is little else than the expression of error. To suppose that sin, lust, hatred, envy, hypocrisy, revenge, have life abiding in them, is a terrible mistake. Life and Life's idea, Truth and Truth's idea, never make men sick, sinful, or mortal.
American writer 1924-1987
Any writer, I suppose, feels that the world into which he was born is nothing less than a conspiracy against the cultivation of his talent.
American actress and model 1965-
Being nice to everybody, saying hello to everyone in the room, signing every autograph; it was instilled in me at a very young age that this was what I was suppose to do. But I don't think it helps at all. I see more people who are rude or arrogant being rewarded - but, this way, I can put my head on the pillow at night.
English writer 1778-1830
Belief is with them mechanical, voluntary: they believe what they are paid for - they swear to that which turns to account. Do you suppose, that after years spent in this manner, they have any feeling left answering to the difference between truth and falsehood?
Canadian literair criticus 1912-1991
Between religion's ''this is'' and poetry's ''but suppose this is,'' there must always be some kind of tension, until the possible and the actual meet at infinity.
American-British poet and writer 1933-2020
Blake has always been a favorite, the lyrics, not so much the prophetic books, but I suppose Yeats influenced me more as a young poet, and the American, Robert Frost.
American artist 1941-
But if you can find that spot - I suppose it's like running - I used to be a swimmer and swim laps, and you just have to be there with what you're doing.
American poet 1885-1972
But the one thing you should. not do is to suppose that when something is wrong with the arts, it is wrong with the arts ONLY.
American comedian, musician, actor and poet 1990-
Comedy is the one absolutely self-aware art form. Actually, hip-hop's another one, I suppose. Because in your songs you're talking about how good a hip-hop artist you are. It's like a painter painting a panting of himself painting a painting.
American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
Do not for a moment suppose that you must make yourself better, or prepare your heart for a worthy reception of Christ, but come at once - come as you are.
American novelist 1946-
Each of us, I suppose needs his illusions. Life after death. A maker of planets. A woman to love, a man to hate. Something sacred. But what a waste.Source: Tomcat in Love (2011) 319