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Quote Left Consider your origin; you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge. Quote Right
Quote Left Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge. Quote Right
Quote Left Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquillity: the emotion is contemplated till, by a species of reaction, the tranquillity gradually disappears, and an emotion, kindred to that which was the subject of contemplation, is gradually produced, and does itself actually exist in the mind. Quote Right
Quote Left In the first place we should insist that if the immigrant who comes here in good faith becomes an American and assimilates himself to us, he shall be treated on an exact equality with everyone else, for it is an outrage to discriminate against any such man because of creed, or birthplace, or origin. But this is predicated upon the man's becoming in very fact an American, and nothing but an American...There can be no divided allegiance here. Any man who says he is an American, but something else also, isn't an American at all. We have room for but one flag, the American flag, and this excludes the red flag, which symbolizes all wars against liberty and civilization, just as much as it excludes any foreign flag of a nation to which we are hostile...We have room for but one language here, and that is the English language...and we have room for but one sole loyalty and that is a loyalty to the American people. Quote Right
Quote Left I want to stress how much this situation is unworthy of the natural requirements that we owe to people here in France, whatever their origin or nationality, Quote Right
Quote Left A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. Quote Right
Quote Left This operation suggests that drugs ordered from so-called 'Canadian' Internet sites are not drugs of known safety and efficacy. These results make clear there are Internet sites that claim to be 'Canadian' that, in fact, are peddling drugs of dubious origin, safety, and efficacy. We believe that these 'bait and switch' tactics --- offering patients one thing and then giving them something else -- are misleading to patients and potentially harmful to the public health. Quote Right
Quote Left Let there be no mistake: The Department of Justice will not tolerate acts of violence or discrimination against people in this country based on their national origin, religion or race, Quote Right
Quote Left All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority, otherwise called ambition. Quote Right
Quote Left People have often said to me, 'Surely when you are with the tramps they don't really accept you as one of themselves? Surely they notice that you are different--notice the difference of accent?' etc., etc. As a matter of fact, a fair proportion of tramps, well over a quarter I should say, notice nothing of the kind. To begin with, many people have no ear for accent and judge you entirely by your clothes. I was often struck by this fact when I was begging at back doors. Some people were obviously surprised by my 'educated' accent, others completely failed to notice it; I was dirty and ragged and that was all they saw. Again, tramps come from all parts of the British Isles and the variation in English accents is enormous. A tramp is used to hearing all kinds of accents among his mates, some of them so strange to him that he can hardly understand them, and a man from, say, Cardiff or Durham or Dublin does not necessarily know which of the south English accents is an 'educated' one. In any case men with 'educated' accents, though rare among tramps, are not unknown. But even when tramps are aware that you are of different origin from themselves, it does not necessarily alter their attitude. From their point of view all that matters is that you, like themselves, are 'on the bum'. And in that world it is not done to ask too many questions. You can tell people the history of your life if you choose, and most tramps do so on the smallest provocation, but you are under no compulsion to tell it and whatever story you tell will be accepted without question. Even a bishop could be at home among tramps if he wore the right clothes; and even if they knew he was a bishop it might not make any difference, provided that they also knew or believed that he was genuinely destitute. Once you are in that world and seemingly of it, it hardly matters what you have been in the past. It is a sort of world-within-a-world where everyone is equal, a small squalid democracy... Quote Right
Quote Left We know next to nothing about virtually everything. It is not necessary to know the origin of the universe it is necessary to want to know. Civilization depends not on any particular knowledge, but on the disposition to crave knowledge. Quote Right
Quote Left What a curious picture it is to find man, homo sapiens, of divine origin, we are told, seriously considering going underground to escape the consequences of his own folly. With a little wisdom and foresight, surely it is not yet necessary to forsake life in the fresh air and in the warmth of the sunlight. What a paradox if our own cleverness in science should force us to live underground with the moles. Quote Right
Quote Left Poetry is most just to its divine origin, when it administers the comforts and breathes the thoughts of religion Quote Right
Quote Left Man with all his noble qualities, with sympathy which feels for the most debased, with benevolence which extends not only to other men but to the humblest living creature, with his god-like intellect which has penetrated into the movements and constitution of the solar system- with all these exalted powers- Man still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin. Quote Right
Quote Left When I look about me, I see everywhere hope, calm resolution, courage, enthusiasm to face all difficulties, to settle all problems. ... We do not anticipate, and we do not want, that any individuals should forget the land of their origin or their ancestors. Let them look to the past, but let them also look to the future; let them look to the land of their ancestors, but let them look also to the land of their children. Quote Right
Quote Left St Francis was led to love all things which he knew had the same origin as he, and in which he recognised the goodness of God. For he followed his Well-Beloved everywhere and in every trace of Him to be found in His creatures, he made of all things a ladder to reach His throne. Quote Right
Quote Left All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy. What right have we then to depreciate imagination. Quote Right
Quote Left Meat cannot be obtained without injury to animals, and the slaughter of animals obstructs the way to Heaven; let him therefore shun the use of meat. … He who injures harmless beings from a wish to give himself pleasure, never finds happiness, neither living nor dead. He who does not seek to cause the sufferings of bonds and death to living creatures, but desires the good of all, obtains endless bliss. He who does not injure any creature, obtains without an effort what he thinks of, what he undertakes, and what he fixes his mind on. He who does not eat meat becomes dear to men, and will not be tormented by diseases. He who permits the slaughter of an animal, he who kills it, he who cuts it up, he who buys or sells meat, he who cooks it, he who serves it up, and he who eats it, are all slayers. There is no greater sinner than that man who seeks to increase the bulk of his own flesh by the flesh of other beings. … Thus having well considered the disgusting origin of meat and the cruelty of fettering and slaying of corporeal beings, let him entirely abstain from eating flesh. Quote Right
Quote Left All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and great things in that which is small. Quote Right
Quote Left Education, then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer of the conditions of men -- the balance-wheel of the social machinery. Quote Right
Quote Left Modernity exists in the form of a desire to wipe out whatever came earlier, in the hope of reaching at least a point that could be called a true present, a point of origin that marks a new departure. Quote Right
Quote Left The essence of morality is a questioning about morality; and the decisive move of human life is to use ceaselessly all light to look for the origin of the opposition between good and evil. Quote Right
Quote Left All our knowledge has its origin in our perceptions Quote Right
Quote Left We must, however, acknowledge as it seems to me, that a man with all his noble qualities...still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin. Quote Right
Quote Left Because of this, originality consists in returning to the origin. Quote Right
Quote Left Revelation 3:14: 'To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God's creation.' (NIV)

And to the angel (messenger) of the assembly (church) in Laodicea write: These are the words of the Amen, the trusty and faithful and true Witness, the Origin and Beginning and Author of God's creation: [Isa. 55:4; Prov. 8:22.](AMP)

And unto the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write; These things saith the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of the creation of God; (KJV)

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Quote Left Sabbath - a weekly festival having its origin in the fact that God made the world in six days and was arrested on the seventh. Quote Right
Quote Left It is found by experience that admirable laws and right precedents among the good have their origin in the misdeeds of others. Quote Right
Quote Left Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others the sacrifices required for cooperation with oneself. Quote Right
Quote Left The saints are exceedingly loving and gentle to mankind, and even to brute beasts. . . . Surely we ought to show [animals] great kindness and gentleness for many reasons, but, above all, because they are of the same origin as ourselves. Quote Right
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Member Quotes About Origin

Quote Left Evolutionist can deny it all they want, but there is no better and accurate evidence with regards to the origin of man and creation than that, recorded in Genesis, every other theories and proposition is just a phantasmagoria of man's arrogance. Quote Right
Quote Left Imaginative people are gifted and creative Inventive and original Smart and playful Special and unique If you look deep within You will discover That imaginative people have a lot to offer Quote Right
Quote Left Intercourse is original sin. Quote Right
Quote Left The greatest form of flattery is theft of an idea...it will never truly belong to them. If asked to write another, it will never be successful, as the truth of the first, can only be expressed by the original creator, a gift given... again and again...willingly... Quote Right
Quote Left Repair can't bring back the original Quote Right
Quote Left Of what origins are those responsible for this Hellish pursuit of Heavenly dreams found confined within reality? I feel it is far too late for the answer to matter. Quote Right
Quote Left Original sin, speaks to the state in which humanity exists, stemming from the concept of individuality. Quote Right
Quote Left The only way any will have a true understanding of their own creation is having a connection with the origin of creation; truth reproduce no lies and in that is perfection....Enjoy!!!! Quote Right
Quote Left All Explanations with creations origin the creator of all; I'm just Man, for me It's impossible to explain outside what I've been taught, experienced, and learned....Enjoy!!!! Quote Right
Quote Left If you write as an individual you will always be original, if you do it institutional you'll sound like every other fool Quote Right
Quote Left It is ridiculas believing that we are aborigines of the earth.We are imposed on this planet from anywhere else Out of solar system. Quote Right
Quote Left I wonder if this is an Elder RightBrain epidemic, this confusion of NRA origins as National Rifle Association or National Republican Army; a distinction of labels perhaps sharing the same U.S. RedMeat population of hungry pirates. Quote Right
Quote Left About 50% of our problems, originated from ourselves. So before you make them blame themselves, Ask yourself. Quote Right
Quote Left Learning the law is like learning chess. Fundamentally, you have to observe the repetition of positions until you master the topic so much you can improvise your own personal markings on the structure of the way things work. It takes a long time to get there, and if you can't contribute something original there is always the piano as a profession. Quote Right
Quote Left The world in general doesn't know what to make of originality; it is startled out of its comfortable habits of thought, and its first reaction is one of anger. W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) Quote Right
Quote Left A severe illness is just an interrogation by the reaper-- You'll be free to go after you answer a few helpful questions" Original quotes Toni o. Quote Right
Quote Left ORIGINAL thoughts create new UNIVERSES. :: ~ :: Quote Right
Quote Left Its best to die standing, than to live groveling... Original quotes by Toni. O. Quote Right
Quote Left My original quotes: It doesn't take a village-- it takes a responsible , committed individual... usually a woman. Quote Right
Quote Left Not my original quote -- If I had known how much fun grandchildren would be, I would have had them first. Quote Right
Quote Left Once you thought of it it has been thought of, so do not despair, cause originality in this world is actually the hardest thing to achieve in life. Quote Right
Quote Left MaryJane is the gateway to the fridge........................................................................this is not an original thought...................................... Quote Right