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Quote Left The only way to escape the abyss is to look at it, gauge it, sound it out and descend into it. Quote Right
Quote Left Ah, make the most of what we yet may spend, before we too into the dust descend. Quote Right
Quote Left (As for) those who say: Our Lord is Allah, then continue in the right way, the angels descend upon them, saying: Fear not, nor be grieved, and receive good news of the garden which you were promised. Quote Right
Quote Left There is no one thoroughly despicable. We cannot descend much lower than an idiot; and an idiot has some advantages over a wise man. Quote Right
Quote Left It skims in through the eye, and by means of the utterly delicate retina hurls shadows like insect legs inward for translation. Then an immense space opens up in silence and an endlessly fecund sub-universe the writer descends, and asks the reader to descend after him, not merely to gain instructions but also to experience delight, the delight of mind freed from matter and exultant in the strength it has stolen from matter. Quote Right
Quote Left O Holy Spirit, descend plentifully into my heart. Enlighten the dark corners of this neglected dwelling and scatter there Thy cheerful beams. Quote Right
Quote Left Ambition displeases when it has been sated ... having reached the peak, it aspires to descend. Quote Right
Quote Left And indeed there will be time/ To wonder, Do I dare? and, Do I dare?/ Time to turn back and descend the stair,/ With a bald spot in the middle of my hair. . ./ Do I dare/ Disturb the universe? Quote Right
Quote Left No lower can a man descend than to interpret his dreams into gold and silver. Quote Right
Quote Left Shut your eyes, wait, think of nothing. Now, open them ... one sees nothing but a great coloured undulation. What then? An irradiation and glory of colour. This is what a picture should give us ... an abyss in which the eye is lost, a secret germination, a coloured state of grace ... loose conciousness. Descend with the painter into the dim tangled roots of things, and rise again from them in colours, be steeped in the light of them. Quote Right
Quote Left Modern man must descend the spiral of his own absurdity to the lowest point only then can he look beyond it. It is obviously impossible to get around it, jump over it, or simply avoid it. Quote Right
Quote Left Modern man must descend the spiral of his own absurdity to the lowest point; only then can he look beyond it. It is obviously impossible to get around it, jump over it, or simply avoid it. Quote Right
Quote Left If all political power be derived only from Adam, and be to descend only to his successive heirs, by the ordinance of God and divine instituti... Quote Right
Quote Left One of the most difficult tasks confronting philosophers is to descend from the world of thought to the actual world. Language is the immediate actuality of thought. Just as philosophers have given thought an independent existence, so they were bound to make language into an independent realm. Quote Right
Quote Left 1 Thessalonians 4:16: For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. (NIV)

For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a loud cry of summons, with the shout of an archangel, and with the blast of the trumpet of God. And those who have departed this life in Christ will rise first. (AMP)

For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: (KJV)

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Quote Left It is still not enough for language to have clarity and content... it must also have a goal and an imperative. Otherwise from language we descend to chatter, from chatter to babble and from babble to confusion. Quote Right
Quote Left As one who overtaken by the end Gives up his errand, and lets death descend... Quote Right
Quote Left Have thy heart in heaven and thy hands upon the earth. Ascend in piety and descend in charity. For this is the Nature of Light and the way of the children. Quote Right
Quote Left Higher income taxes are a razor guillotine poised to descend on the bare neck of prosperity. Quote Right
Quote Left Opinions, like showers, are generated in high places, but they invariably descend into lower ones, and ultimately flow down to the people as rain unto the sea. Quote Right
Quote Left Liberty will not descend to a people; a people must raise themselves to liberty; it is a blessing that must be earned before it can be enjoyed. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Descend

Quote Left "and in the end, slowly and deliberately we will be obliterated, from the memory of earth, from the hearts of people who have held us dearly, and descended into oblivion" Quote Right
Quote Left As the night descends and the breeze cool Heaven calls as our heart breaks For our souls to awake so don't let Satan the snake take you through the wide gate. Quote Right
Quote Left GOD does not exist, therefore we are descended from a bacteria. I can accept this, can you. Quote Right
Quote Left It is by law of reason that one should acquire education if not we become ignorant which descends to judgment on our failure to make use of those educational opportunities thus the latter becomes a state of decay and aberration... Quote Right