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Blessedness is not the reward of virtue, but virtue itself; neither do we rejoice therein, because we control our lusts, but contrariwise, because we rejoice therein, we are able to control our lusts.
– Baruch Spinoza, The EthicsRate it:
Blind and unwavering undisciplined at all times constitutes the real strength of all free men.
– Alfred JarryRate it:
Blind belief is dangerous.
– Kenyan ProverbRate it:
Blinded by self-conceit and knowing nothing, Like elephant infatuate with passion, I thought within myself, I all things knew; But when by slow degrees I somewhat learnt By aid of wise preceptors, my conceit, Like some disease, passed off; and now I live In the plain sense of what a fool I am.
– BhartrihariRate it:
Blinding ignorance does mislead us.
O! Wretched mortals, open your eyes!

– Leonardo Da VinciRate it:
Blindness and error can change a life as surely as judgment and reason can.
– M. MorrisRate it:
Blood is inherited and virtue is acquired.
– Venezuelan ProverbRate it:
Blood is thicker than water, but politics are thicker than blood.
– Frank Herbert, DuneRate it:
Blood may be thicker than water, but love is thicker than anything.
– Goldie NashRate it:
Blood will tell, but often it tells too much.
– Don MarquisRate it:
Bloom like a flower; unfold your own beauty.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Blossoms are scattered by the wind and the wind cares nothing, but the blossoms of the heart no wind can touch.
– Yoshida KenkoRate it:
Blow O wind to where my loved one is. Touch him and come touch me soon. I'll feel his gentle touch through you and meet his beauty in the moon. These things are much for the one who loves. One can live by them alone that he and I breathe the same air and that the Earth we tread is one.
– RamayanaRate it:
Blow the dust off the clock. Your watches are behind the times. Throw open the heavy curtains which are so dear to you -- you do not even suspect that the day has already dawned outside.
– Aleksandr SolzhenitsynRate it:
Blow, blow, thou winter wind Thou art not so unkind, As man's ingratitude.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Blue, green, grey, white, or black; smooth, ruffled, or mountainous; that ocean is not silent.
– H. P. Lovecraft, The White ShipRate it:
Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel.
– Jimi Hendrix, Quoted in Charles Shaar Murray,Crosstown Traffic, ch. 6 (1989).Rate it:
Bluntness is a virtue.
– Allison LingRate it:
Blushing is the color of virtue.
– Laertius DiogenesRate it:
Bo There's a monster outside my room, can I have a glass of water
– SignsRate it:
Boat is nothing without water and man without his dreams!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
– PlatoRate it:
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body; but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
– Plato, The RepublicRate it:
Body can’t contain the inside hurricane. (Corps ne peut contenir L'ouragan intérieur)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Body is morning dew that shines to the rise of the hands. (Corps est rosée du matin - Qui brille au lever des mains.)
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