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What is it about genus arboretum that socks us in the figurative solar plexus We see a logging truck go cruising down the road, stacked with a bunch of those fresh-cut giants, we feel like we lost a brother. Next thing you know, we're in The Brick, we're flopping money down on the bar. Wood. We're under a roof. Wood. We're walking the floors. Wood. Grabbing a pool cue. That's wood. Our friends in the forest carry a set of luggage from the mythical baggage carousel. Tree of life, tree of knowledge, family tree, Buddha's Bodhi tree. Page one of life, in the beginning. Genesis 322. Adam and Eve. They're kicking back in the garden of Eden and boom, they get an eviction notice. Why is that Lest they should also take of the tree of life, eat and live forever. A definitive Yahweh no-no. Be good to yourself, go out and plant a wet one on a tree.
– Diane Frolov
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What is it about possessing things Why do we feel the need to own what we love, and why do we become jerks when we do We've all been there-- you want something, to possess it. By possessing something you lose it. You finally win the girl of your dreams, the first thing you do is change her. The little things she does with her hair, the way she wears her clothes or the way she chews her gum. Pretty soon what you like, what you changed, what you don't like, blends together like a watercolor in the rain.
– Jeff Melvoin
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What is it now, pilgrim… your conscience?
– John Wayne
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What is it the Bible teaches us? - rapine, cruelty, and murder. What is it the Testament teaches us? - to believe that the Almighty committed debauchery with a woman engaged to be married, and the belief of this debauchery is called faith.
– Thomas Paine, The Age of Reason
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What is Jordan that I should wash in it What is the preaching that I should attend on it, while I hear nothing but what I knew before What are these beggarly elements of water, bread, and wine Are not these the reasonings of a soul that forgets who appoints the means of grace
– William Gurnall
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What is laid down, ordered, factual is never enough to embrace the whole truth: life always spills over the rim of every cup.
– Boris Pasternak
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What is left when honor is lost
– Publilius Syrus
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What is left when honor is lost?
– Publilius Syrus
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What is life An illusion, a shadow, a story, And the greatest good is little enough for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.
– Pedro Calderon de la Barca
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What is life but a seires of inspired follies The difficulty is to find them to do. Never lose a chance it doesn't come every day.
– George Bernard Shaw
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What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the winter time.
– Crowfoot
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What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
– Crowfoot
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What is life? An illusion, a shadow, a story,
And the greatest good is little enough:
for all life is a dream, and dreams themselves are only dreams.

– Pedro Calderon de la Barca, Life is a Dream
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What is life? It is a flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
– Crowfoot
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What is love? As far as I can tell, is is passion, admiration, and respect. If you have two, you have enough. If you have all three, you dont have to die to go to heaven.
– William Wharton
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What is love? It is the morning and the evening star.
– Sinclair Lewis
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What is man without the beasts If all the beasts were gone, man would die from a great loneliness of spirit. For whatever happens to the beasts, soon happens to man. All things are connected.
– Chief Seattle
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What is man's chief enemy Each man is his own.
– Anacharsis Cloots
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What is morality in any given time or place? It is what the majority then and there happen to like, and immorality is what they dislike.
– Alfred North Whitehead
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What is more important in a library than anything else -- than everything else -- is the fact that it exists.
– Archibald MacLeish
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What is more mortifying than to feel that you have missed the plum for want of courage to shake the tree?
– Logan Pearsall Smith
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What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
– Susan Sontag
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What is most beautiful in virile men is something feminine; what is most beautiful in feminine women is something masculine.
– Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation, 1966
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What is most original in a man's nature is often that which is most desperate. Thus new systems are forced on the world by men who simply cannot bear the pain of living with what is. Creators care nothing for their systems except that they be unique. If Hitler had been born in Nazi Germany he wouldn't have been content to enjoy the atmosphere.
– Leonard Cohen
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What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
– Abraham Maslow
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