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To read means to borrow to create out of one's readings is paying off one's debts.
– G. C. LichtenbergRate it:
To read quotations is to live in a planet with multiple suns!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
To realize that prophecy in the people is like fruit in the tree is to know the unity of life.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
To really enjoy the better things in life, one must have first experienced the things they are better than.
– Oscar HomolkaRate it:
To really know is science; to merely believe you know is ignorance.
– HippocratesRate it:
To receive applause for works which do not demand all our powers hinders our advance towards a perfecting of our spirit. It usually means that thereafter we stand still.
– G. C. LichtenbergRate it:
To receive everything, one must open one's hands and give.
– Taisen DeshimaruRate it:
To receive the compliments of being a good writer really annoys me, as this has been my perception that a writer as such has no value, it is the readers who invest their thought process, give life to dead words, coupled with their own imagination, thus syncing the content to their tastes and sensibilities, that matter.”
– Ramana PemmarajuRate it:
To reduce the imagination to a state of slavery --even though it would mean the elimination of what is commonly called happiness --is to betray all sense of absolute justice within oneself. Imagination alone offers me some intimation of what can be.
– André BretonRate it:
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, "Meditations", book 6.Rate it:
To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
– Peter UstinovRate it:
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
To reget deeply is to live afresh.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
To regret deeply is to live afresh.
– Henry David ThoreauRate it:
To rejoice in another's prosperity is to give content to your lot; to mitigate another's grief is to alleviate or dispel your own.
– Tryon EdwardsRate it:
To relive the relationship between owner and slave we can consider how we treat our cars and dogs -- a dog exercising a somewhat similar leverage on our mercies and an automobile being comparable in value to a slave in those days.
– Edward HoaglandRate it:
To remain silent for only one minute is a serious punishment for a gabby!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
To renounce liberty is to renounce being a man, to surrender the rights of humanity and even its duties. For he who renounces everything no indemnity is possible. Such a renunciation is incompatible with man's nature to remove all liberty from his will is to remove all morality from his acts.
– Jean Jacques RousseauRate it:
To repeat what others have said, requires education to challenge it, requires brains.
– Mary Pettibone PooleRate it:
To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains.
– Mary Pettibone Poole, A Glass Eye at a Keyhole, 1938Rate it:
To reprehend well is the most necessary and the hardest part of friendship. Who is it that does not sometimes merit a check, and yet how few will endure one? Yet wherein can a friend more unfold his love than in preventing dangers before their birth, or in bringing a man to safety who is travelling on the road to ruin? I grant there is a manner of reprehending which turns a benefit into an injury, and then it both strengthens error and wounds the giver. When thou chidest thy wandering friend do it secretly, in season, in love, not in the ear of a popular convention, for oftentimes the presence of a multitude makes a man take up an unjust defence, rather than fall into a just shame.
– FelthamRate it:
To rescue our children we will have to let them save us from the power we embody: we will have to trust the very difference that they forever personify. And we will have to allow them the choice, without fear of death: that they may come and do likewise or that they may come and that we will follow them, that a little child will lead us back to the child we will always be, vulnerable and wanting and hurting for love and for beauty.
– June JordanRate it:
To resist the frigidity of old age one must combine the body, the mind and the heart - and to keep them in parallel vigor one must exercise, study and love.
– Karl von BonstettenRate it:
To revive sorrow is cruel.
– SophoclesRate it:
To risk life to save a smile on a face of a woman or a child is the secret of chivalry.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:

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