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In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action.
– Dag HammarskjöldRate it:
In our judgment of human transactions, the law of optics is reversed, we see most dimly the objects which are close around us.
– Richard WhatelyRate it:
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
– Marc ChagallRate it:
In our own beginnings, we are formed out of the body's interior landscape. For a short while, our mothers' bodies are the boundaries and personal geography which are all that we know of the world. ... Once we no longer live beneath our mother's heart, it is the earth with which we form the same dependent relationship, relying ... on its cycles and elements, helpless without its protective embrace.
– Louise ErdrichRate it:
In our own lives, let each of us asknot just what government will do for me, but what can I do for myself?
– Richard NixonRate it:
In our present universe, many things are empty stories; amongst all these meaningless stories, love is less meaningless story than others!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
In our quest for wisdom, we should care lest we lose our humanity along the way
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
In our quest to become more social, and intelligent, Are we, human kind becoming socially inept due to our own technology. Is our technology making the world smaller? … or driving us from social interaction?”
– Larry LevesqueRate it:
In our society those who are in reality superior in intelligence can be accepted by their fellows only if they pretend they are not.
– Marya MannesRate it:
In our system, at about 1130 on election night, they just push you off the edge of the cliff-and that's it. You might scream on the way down, but you're going to hit the bottom, and you're not going to be in elective office.
– Walter Frederick MondaleRate it:
In our time the hot abjuration to keep politics out of the pulpit is merely the way the 19th Century offers the thirty pieces of silver.
– George William CurtisRate it:
In our world of big names, curiously, our true heroes tend to be anonymous. In this life of illusion and quasi-illusion, the person of solid virtues who can be admired for something more substantial than his well-knownness often proves to be the unsung hero: the teacher, the nurse, the mother, the honest cop, the hard worker at lonely, underpaid, unglamorous, unpublicized jobs.
– Daniel J. BoorstinRate it:
In painting, as in the other arts, there's not a single process, no matter how insignificant, which can be reasonably made into a formula. You come to nature with your theories, and she knocks them all flat.
– Auguste RenoirRate it:
In Paris they simply stared when I spoke to them in French I never did succeed in making those idiots understand their language.
– Mark TwainRate it:
In Paris they simply stared when I spoke to them in French; I never did succeed in making those idiots understand their language.
– Mark TwainRate it:
In parting, Compose a beautiful goodbye And the bliss will live on in memories symphony.
– R.L. GilesRate it:
In past people never questioned existence of god, because they knew he exists. In future too they will not, because they will know he doesn't.
– B. J. GuptaRate it:
In peace there's nothing so becomes a man as modest stillness and humility.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
In peace, children inter their parents war violates the order of nature and causes parents to inter their children.
– HerodotusRate it:
In peace, children inter their parents; war violates the order of nature and causes parents to inter their children.
– Herodotus, The Histories of HerodotusRate it:
In peace, continue your art; in war, continue your art; in freedom, continue your art; in captivity, continue your art!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
In Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Canada has at last produced a political leader worthy of assassination.
– Irving LaytonRate it:
In polite society one laughs at all the jokes, including the ones one has heard before.
– Frank DaneRate it:
In politics I am growing indifferent -- I would like it, if I could now return to my planting and books at home.
– Francois ArouetRate it:
In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country of the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate.
– Charles De GaulleRate it:

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