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Grief teaches the steadiest minds to waver.
– Sophocles
Grief that is dazed and speechless is out of fashion: the modern woman mourns her husband loudly and tells you the whole story of his death, which distresses her so much that she forgets not the slightest detail about it.
– Jean de La Bruyère
Grief, and an estate, is joy understood,
– Gregory Nunn
Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well To pass away ere life hath lost its brightness?
– Lady Flora Hastings, “Swan Song”
Gross ignorance produces a dogmatic spirit. He who knows nothing thinks he can teach others what he has himself just been learning. He who knows much scarcely believes that what he is saying is unknown to others, and consequently speaks with more hesitation.
– La Bruy?re
Grossness is not difficult to define: it is obtrusive and objectionable pleasantry.
– Theophrastus
Grow into your ideals so that life cannot rob you of them.
– Albert Schweitzer
Grow old along with me The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made Our times are in his hand who saith, A whole I planned, Youth shows but half trust God See all, nor be afraid
– Robert Browning
Grow old along with me the best is yet to be.
– Robert Browning
Growing old is a case of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
– Jack Benny
Growing up female in America. What a liability! You grew up with your ears full of cosmetic ads, love songs, advice columns, whoreoscopes, Hollywood gossip, and moral dilemmas on the level of TV soap operas. What litanies the advertisers of the good life chanted at you! What curious catechisms!
– Erica Jong
Grown men can learn from very little children for the hearts of little children are pure. Therefore, the Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss.
– Black Elk
Grown ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.
– Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.
– Gail Sheehy
Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.
– Edward Abbey
Growth is the only evidence of life.
– John Henry Newman
Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
– Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown.
– George Shinn
Grub first, then ethics.
– Bertolt Brecht
Grubb goes back, back... He's under the warning track and makes the play.
– Jerry Coleman
Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
– George Sand
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value will never be known. Improve them and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.
– Patrick Henry
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are ruined.
– Patrick Henry

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