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Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama
ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain?
Any experience can be transformed into something of value.
As iron put into the fire loseth its rust and becometh clearly red-hot, so he that wholly turneth himself unto God puts off all slothfulness, and is transformed into a new man.
As the animus is partial to argument, he can best be seen at work in disputes where both parties know they are right. Men can argue in a very womanish way, too, when they are anima - possessed and have thus been transformed into the animus of their own anima.
Source: Aion (1951)
For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?
English business magnate, investor and philanthropist
I love the freedom of movement that my phone gives me. That has definitely transformed my life.
T. S. Eliot
British essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic
I take as metaphysical poetry that in which what is ordinarily apprehensible only by thought is brought within the grasp of feeling, or that in which what is ordinarily only felt is transformed into thought without ceasing to be feeling.
In this society, dominated as it is by the profit-seeking ventures of monopoly corporations, health has been callously transformed into a commodity - a commodity that those with means are able to afford, but that is too often entirely beyond the reach of others.
Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A
It means, people who are in high and responsible positions, if they go against righteousness, righteousness itself will get transformed into a destroyer.
Once the object has been constructed, I have a tendency to discover in it, transformed and displaced, images, impressions, facts which have deeply moved me.
Reason transformed into prejudice is the worst form of prejudice, because reason is the only instrument for liberation from prejudice.
John Enoch Powell
British politician, classical scholar, philologist and poet
Remove advertising, disable a person or firm from proclaiming its wares and their merits, and the whole of society and of the economy is transformed. The enemies of advertising are the enemies of freedom.
Resistance is thought transformed into feeling. Change the thought that creates the resistance, and there is no more resistance.
Rigondeaux was Cuba's answer to Bobby Fischer who transformed into a kind of Lee Harvey Oswald traitorous creature in that society. He escaped on a smuggler's boat and toppled one of the best fighters in the world in 2013 with his obliteration of Nonito Donaire at Radio City Music Hall. He made it look so easy, his career has never recovered.
Satire is moral outrage transformed into comic art.
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