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Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Josef Pieper
#1. To celebrate a festival means: to live out, for some special occasion and in an uncommon manner, the universal assent to the world as a whole. #Quote by Josef Pieper
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by John Adams
#2. Tacitus appears to have been as great an enthusiast as Petrarch for the revival of the republic and universal empire. He has exerted the vengeance of history upon the emperors, but has veiled the conspiracies against them, and the incorrigible corruption of the people which probably provoked their most atrocious cruelties. Tyranny can scarcely be practised upon a virtuous and wise people. #Quote by John Adams
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Nancy Cobb
#3. A wisdom as constant as the North Star shines within all of us. It is always present. waiting to be tapped, waiting to guide us, to advise us. We need only use it to prevent its atrophy. No matter what our background, profession, color, or religion, employing this universal compass, this innate sense of what we know to be true, will help us establish a lifelong foundation - a place we go to recover our sanity and to regain our balance. #Quote by Nancy Cobb
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Zoroaster
#4. That which is good for all and any one,
For whomsoever- that is good for me ...
What I hold good for self, I should for all.
Only Law Universal is true law. #Quote by Zoroaster
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Bertrand Russell
#5. The discovery of geometry had intoxicated them, and its a priori deductive method appeared capable of universal application. They would prove, for instance, that all reality is one, that there is no such thing as change, that the world of sense is a world of mere illusion; and the strangeness of their results gave them no qualms because they believed in the correctness of their reasoning. #Quote by Bertrand Russell
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Sean Williams
#6. Metaphorically speaking," she said with a smile, "'if' is the smallest word in the Galactic Standard lexicon, yet it stands between us and our greatest dreams. Let it be a bridge, Shigar. It's time you crossed it. I will be waiting for you on the other side. #Quote by Sean Williams
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Jonathan Wells
#7. The many meanings of 'evolution' are frequently exploited by Darwinists to distract their critics. Eugenie Scott recommends: 'Define evolution as an issue of the history of the planet: as the way we try to understand change through time. The present is different from the past. Evolution happened, there is no debate within science as to whether it happened, and so on ... I have used this approach at the college level.'
Of course, no college student - indeed, no grade-school dropout - doubts that 'the present is different from the past.' Once Scott gets them nodding in agreement, she gradually introduces them to 'The Big Idea' that all species - including monkeys and humans - are related through descent from a common ancestor ... This tactic is called 'equivocation' - changing the meaning of a term in the middle of an argument. #Quote by Jonathan Wells
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Lucius Annaeus Seneca
#8. God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the fountain of all being. In Him exists everything that is. #Quote by Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Toni Morrison
#9. I never asked Tolstoy to write for me, a little colored girl in Lorain, Ohio. I never asked [James] Joyce not to mention Catholicism or the world of Dublin. Never. And I don't know why I should be asked to explain your life to you. We have splendid writers to do that, but I am not one of them. It is that business of being universal, a word hopelessly stripped of meaning for me. Faulkner wrote what I suppose could be called regional literature and had it published all over the world. That's what I wish to do. If I tried to write a universal novel, it would be water. Behind this question is the suggestion that to write for black people is somehow to diminish the writing. From my perspective there are only black people. When I say 'people,' that's what I mean. #Quote by Toni Morrison
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Dalai Lama
#10. True compassion is not just an emotional response, but a firm commitment founded on reason. Therefore, a truly compassionate attitude toward others does not change, even if they behave negatively. Through universal altruism, you develop a feeling of responsibility for others: the wish to help them actively overcome their problems. #Quote by Dalai Lama
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Jennifer L. Armentrout
#11. I took a step forward, rage swirling inside me.
"You broke into Mount Weather?" Hunter choked out a laugh. "Are you insane?"
"Shut up," I said, keeping my eyes on Luc.
Hunter made a deep noise. "Our little mutual white flag of friendship is going to come to a halt if you tell me to shut up again."
I spared him a brief glance. "Shut. Up."
Dark shadows drifted over the Arum's shoulder, and I faced him fully. "What?" I said, throwing my hands up in a universal come get some. "I have a lot of pent-up violence I'd love to take out on someone."
"Guys." Luc sighed, sliding off the bar. "Seriously? Can't you two bro-mance it out? #Quote by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Damien Chazelle
#12. I do truly believe that the smallest stories can wind up being the biggest because it's through the specific that a writer can best access the universal. #Quote by Damien Chazelle
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Hal Varian
#13. Google will make us more informed. The smartest person in the world could well be behind a plow in China or India. Providing universal access to information will allow such people to realize their full potential, providing benefits to the entire world. #Quote by Hal Varian
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Ella Fitzgerald
#14. Music is the universal language ... it brings people closer together. #Quote by Ella Fitzgerald
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Edith Eger
#15. ...(S)uffering is universal. But victimhood is optional. There is a difference between victimization and victimhood. We are all likely to victimized in some way in the course of our lives. At some point we will suffer some kind of affliction or calamity or abuse, caused by circumstances or people or institutions over which we have little or no control. This is life. And this is victimization. It comes from outside. It's the neighborhood bully, the boss who rages, the spouse who hits, the lover who cheats, the discriminatory law, the accident that lands you in the hospital.

In contrast, victimhood comes from the inside. No one can make you a victim but you. We become victims not because of what happens to us but when we choose to hold on to our victimization. We develop a victim's mind -- a way of thinking and being that is rigid, blaming, pessimistic, stuck in the past, unforgiving, punitive, and without healthy limits or boundaries. We become our own jailors when we choose the confines of the victim's mind. #Quote by Edith Eger
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Criss Jami
#16. I would say that introverts make some of the best international philosophers. The less common attribute of the introverted lifestyle - a close societal connection, as such a connection disappears or changes in relevance as the currents of the winds change - leaves too much room for one's own cultural bias. Instead, introverts tend to turn inward, the laboratory of being and all its forms. This is the most accurate study of the individual human being, which is in turn, rather than those affected by cultural limitations, the most universal reflection of human understanding and human behavior. #Quote by Criss Jami
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Tom Althouse
#17. We have within ourselves as a species, to find the beauty in everything. And once we master it, we will then be some of the gentlest creatures that ever evolved. #Quote by Tom Althouse
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by John Woolman
#18. To Turn all the treasures we possess into the channel of universal love becomes the business of our lives. #Quote by John Woolman
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Terry McMillan
#19. What's universal is the texture of our relationships. It's evolving. Times are changing with the women's movement. Men's roles are being redefined and, in some ways, they're confused. #Quote by Terry McMillan
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Debasish Mridha
#20. When I say that we are spiritual beings that means that every human being has a universal consciousness. That universal awareness is our spirit, but we have different mindsets. Mind is a creation of society. #Quote by Debasish Mridha
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by David Doubilet
#21. My passion is to open people's eyes to the sea using the power of photography as a universal language to convince the unconvinced among us that the oceans are fragile and finite. #Quote by David Doubilet
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Robert A. Heinlein
#22. Stupidity cannot be cured. Stupidity is the only universal capital crime; the sentence is death. There is no appeal, and execution is carried out automatically and without pity. #Quote by Robert A. Heinlein
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Swami Vivekananda
#23. We have seemingly been divided, limited, because of our ignorance; and we have become as it were the little Mrs. so - and - so and Mr. so - and - so. But all nature is giving this delusion the lie every moment. I am not that little man or little woman cut off from all else; I am the one universal existence. The soul in its own majesty is rising up every moment and declaring its own intrinsic Divinity. #Quote by Swami Vivekananda
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Jim Tan
#24. I discovered that without a method or a system, there is often chaos and confusion and nothing gets done. In fact, I'm of the opinion that in any endeavour, an imperfect system is better than no system. I believe this is a universal principle of governance. #Quote by Jim Tan
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Frederick Lenz
#25. Be aware of the dark side of others that seek to interfere with our evolution. Keep distant and closed to such beings, recognizing that they are part of the universal process too, but not a part that we need to be open to at this time. #Quote by Frederick Lenz
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
#26. Personal love is concentrated universal love. #Quote by Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Alexander Pope
#27. Cease then, nor ORDER Imperfection name:
Our proper bliss depends on what we blame.
Know thy own point: This kind, this due degree
Of blindness, weakness, Heav'n bestows on thee.
In this, or any other sphere,
Secure to be as blest as thou canst bear:
Safe in the hand of one disposing Pow'r,
Or in the natal, or the mortal hour.
All Nature is but Art, unknown to thee;
All Chance, Direction, which thou canst not see;
All Discord, Harmony, not understood;
All partial Evil, universal Good:
And, spite of Pride, in erring Reason's spite,
One truth is clear, Whatever IS, is RIGHT. #Quote by Alexander Pope
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Tony McMahon
#28. Like many muslims I believe that, at its core, Islam calls for justice, mercy and peaceful, compassionate coexistence. It is distressing therefore, to me as a Muslim, to see extremists from within the faith practise brutality and hatred against others. They provide ample material for anti- muslims bigots who then seek to degenerate and dehumanise all Muslims- including those who are working to build bridges in our society and who defending universal human rights. While Islamists terrorist seek out Muslim human rights activist in order to kill them, anti Muslim bigots act as if we do not even exist. For the bigots, all Muslims and Islam are deemed to be the problem. Such an attitude is little to defend and protect the middle ground that Islamist extremism seek to destroy. #Quote by Tony McMahon
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by George Mangels
#29. Time would heal the wound that was Frank; the world would continue to spin, to wobble, its axis only slightly skewed, momentarily displaced, by the brief, shuddering existence of one man -one THING - a post-human mutant, a blurred Xerox copy of a human being, the offspring of the waste of technology, the bent shadow of a fallen angel; Frank was all of these things. . . he was the sum of everything dark and sticky, the congealment of all things wrong and dark and foul in this world and every other seedy rathole world in every back-alley universe throughout the vast garbage dump of creation; God rolled the dice and Frank lost. . . he was a spiritual flunkie, a universal pain-in-the-ass, a joy-riding, soul-sucking cosmic punk rolling through time and space and piling up a karmic debt of such immense magnitude so as to invariably glue the particular vehicle of the immediate moment to the basement of possibility - planet earth - and force Frank to RE-ENLIST, endlessly, to return, over and over, to a flawed world somewhere to spend the Warhol-film-loop nights of eternity serving concurrent life sentences roaming the dimly lit hallways of always, stuck in the dense overshoes of physicality, forever, until finally - one would hope there is always a FINALLY - eventually, anyway - God would step in and say ENOUGH ALREADY and grab Frank by the collar of one of his thrift-shop polyester flower-print shirts and hurl him out the back door of the cosmos, expelling the rotten orb into the gr #Quote by George Mangels
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Bill Harvey
#30. When two individuals fall in love it is as if two fragments of the universal consciousness have remembered that they are one. #Quote by Bill Harvey
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Annie Ernaux
#31. Maybe the true purpose of my life is for my body, my sensations and my thoughts to become writing, in other words, something intelligible and universal, causing my existence to merge into the lives and heads of other people. #Quote by Annie Ernaux
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Michael Shermer
#32. The almost universal nature of within-group amity and between-group
enmity, wherein the rule-of-thumb heuristic is to trust in-group
members until they prove otherwise to be distrustful, and to distrust
out-group members until they prove otherwise to be trustful. #Quote by Michael Shermer
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Simon Boylan
#33. Beneath the cacophony of sound generated by our world lies the quiet whisper of universal intelligence. Allow it to be heard ... #Quote by Simon Boylan
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by John Green
#34. Suffering is universal. #Quote by John Green
Zedler Universal Lexicon quotes by Christopher Dines
#35. Most human beings wish to be happy and healthy. This universal realization is painfully obvious and yet is overlooked due to its simplicity. We all naturally desire to feel free on all levels: mentally, emotionally, physically and spiritually. We wish to feel joyful, abundant, serene and blissful. This desire is ultimately grounded in a higher human nature. #Quote by Christopher Dines

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