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Quote Left Global thinking and local action both require understanding of ecological systems, but ecological management can be effective only if it takes into consideration the visceral and spiritual values that link us to the earth. Therefore ecological thinking must be supplemented by humanistic value judgments concerning the effect of our choices and actions on the quality of the relationship between humankind and earth, in the future as well as in the present. Quote Right
Quote Left Americans will listen, but they do not care to read. War and Peace must wait for the leisure of retirement, which never really comes: meanwhile it helps to furnish the living room. Blockbusting fiction is bought as furniture. Unread, it maintains its value. Read, it looks like money wasted. Cunningly, Americans know that books contain a person, and they want the person, not the book. Quote Right
Quote Left The terrorists who are attacking our way of life do not have armies, navies or air forces. They do not have capitals. They do not have high-value targets that the typical weapons of war can go in and attack. Quote Right
Quote Left What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing. Quote Right
Quote Left A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing. Quote Right
Quote Left These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of their country; but he that stands it now, deserves the love and thanks of man and woman. Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value. I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. Quote Right
Quote Left Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art...It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival. Quote Right
Quote Left The inspirational value of the space program is probably of far greater importance to education than any input of dollars... A whole generation is growing up which has been attracted to the hard disciplines of science and engineering by the romance of space. Quote Right
Quote Left Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... it has no survival value; rather is one of those things that give value to survival. Quote Right
Quote Left The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing. Quote Right
Quote Left Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense. Quote Right
Quote Left The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others, who are late to develop, it just enables them to finish the job. Quote Right
Quote Left And then, the unspeakable purity and freshness of the air! There was just enough heat to enhance the value of the breeze, and just enough wind to keep the whole sea in motion, to make the waves come bounding to the shore, foaming and sparkling, as if wild with glee. Quote Right
Quote Left The cost of a thing is the amount of what I will call life which is required to be exchanged for it, immediately or in the long run. Quote Right
Quote Left Steven has a role in one of the spots for that campaign. His participation in the Interns spots is reduced. We are looking at alternatives for marketing strategy and that is what the Interns campaign represents, ... We are always looking for ways to represent our brand value. We have an ongoing relationship with Steven. Also, [the] 'Dude, you're getting a Dell' tag line will be sticking around -- it is in the Interns spots now. Quote Right
Quote Left Taste is only to be educated by contemplation, not of the tolerably good but of the truly excellent. I therefore show you only the best works; and when you are grounded in these, you will have a standard for the rest, which you will know how to value, without overrating them. Quote Right
Quote Left Socrates famously said that the unconsidered life is not worth living. He meant that a life lived without forethought or principle is a life so vulnerable to chance, and so dependent on the choices and actions of others, that it is of little real value to the person living it. He further meant that a life well lived is one which has goals, and integrity, which is chosen and directed by the one who lives it, to the fullest extent possible to a human agent caught in the webs of society and history. Quote Right
Quote Left One of the most important-and most neglected-elements in the beginning of the interior life is the ability to respond to reality, to see the value and the beauty in ordinary things, to come alive to the splendour that is all around us. Quote Right
Quote Left There are many shining qualities on the mind of man; but none so useful as discretion. It is this which gives a value to all the rest, and sets them at work in their proper places, and turns them to the advantage of their possessor. Without it, learning is pedantry; wit, impertinence; virtue itself looks like weakness; and the best parts only qualify a man to be more sprightly in errors, and active to his own prejudice. Though a man has all other perfections and wants discretion, he will be of no great consequence in the world; but if he has this single talent in perfection, and but a common share of others, he may do what he pleases in his station of life. Quote Right
Quote Left The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated. Quote Right
Quote Left The butterfly's attractiveness derives not only from colors and symmetry: deeper motives contribute to it. We would not think them so beautiful if they did not fly, or if they flew straight and briskly like bees, or if they stung, or above all if they did not enact the perturbing mystery of metamorphosis: the latter assumes in our eyes the value of a badly decoded message, a symbol, a sign. Quote Right
Quote Left How pleasant it was in the garden! And how delightful other people's emotions were! -- much more delightful than their ideas, it seemed to him. One's own soul, and the passions of one's friends -- those were the fascinating things in life. He pictured to himself with silent amusement the tedious luncheon that he had missed by staying so long with Basil Hallward. Had be gone to his aunt's, he would have been sure to have met Lord Goodbody there, and the whole conversation would have been about the feeding of the poor and the necessity for model lodging-houses. Each class would have preached the importance of those virtues, for whose exercise there was no necessity in their own lives. The rich would have spoken on the value of thrift, and the idle grown eloquent over the dignity of labour. It was charming to have escaped all that! Quote Right
Quote Left Perhaps it is of more value to infuriate philosophers than to go along with them. Quote Right
Quote Left There is no need to worry about mere size. We do not necessarily respect a fat man more than a thin man. Sir Isaac Newton was very much smaller than a hippopotamus, but we do not on that account value him less. Quote Right
Quote Left When any one of our relations was found to be a person of a very bad character, a troublesome guest, or one we desired to get rid of, upon his leaving my house I ever took care to lend him a riding-coat, or a pair of boots, or sometimes a horse of small value, and I always had the satisfaction of finding he never came back to return them. Quote Right
Quote Left Granted there are instances in which children have been reared in an atmosphere of inconsistency where value training of any kind was entirely missing; but even in these cases, it is the lack of loving guidance and structure rather than the lack of punitive retribution that has triggered the behavioral manifestations of delinquency. In a high percentage of court cases, there is evidence that the child has met with punishment that has not only been frequent but in many cases excessive. In fact, one of the sources of the child's own inadequate development is the model of open violence provided by the parent who has resorted repeatedly to corporal punishment, usually because of his own limited imagination. This indoctrination into a world where only might makes right and where all strength is invested in the authority of the mother or of the father not only makes it easy for the child to develop aggressive patterns of behavior but makes him emotionally distant and distrustful. Quote Right
Quote Left Brain research tells us that only twenty percent of human beings have a sense of irony, which means that eighty percent of the world takes everything at face value. Quote Right
Quote Left The echo began in some indescribable way to undermine her hold on life. Coming at a moment when she chanced to be fatigued, it had managed to murmur, 'Pathos, piety, courage -- they exist, but are identical, and so is filth. Everything exists, nothing has value.' Quote Right
Quote Left ...in song the words tend to lose their significance, do often lose it, while at the other extreme, in current prose it is the musical value that tends to disappear - so that verse stands symmetrically, as it were, between song, on the one hand, and prose on the other - and is thus admirably and delicately balanced between the sensual and the intellectual power of language. Quote Right
Quote Left Freedom is a possession of inestimable value. Quote Right
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Quote Left Every Child Brings The Advantage Of Dialogue And Expression. The Organization Of, .... Value! Quote Right
Quote Left We are lyrics striving to be fully heard...rhythms of unseen values and times infinite yet to be expressed. No accident that much of the bible reads like poetry~ Poetry, the voice of spirit. Quote Right
Quote Left Easiest identifiable emotion comes from heart though relations exists in various forms. The community prefers to remain delude with easiest option available. Glamour, the most dominating illusion some how slips out of celluloid screens and transforms every single being. Aligned with traditions and seen with respect, refurbished with values......life is much beyond. Every life is a rhapsody deserving legacy... short yet beautiful... may we make it! Quote Right
Quote Left Pity those who value diversity over freedom, and emotion over truth. Quote Right
Quote Left Hail fellow, speak what you believe and watch your deeds, lest you deceive by conduct, values you profess. Caprice, says spider, spins in stress a whimsy-web, not worth the weave. from my poem WHAT WHIMSY WEBS WE WEAVE, posted at Poetry Soup Reason A. Poteet Quote Right
Quote Left You don't know the value of No. Quote Right
Quote Left Acha kiya jo tun nay mera bund mara warna mera itna value nahi hota khan. Quote Right
Quote Left People treat their loved ones and friends the same way they treat money. They appreciate money less as they are exposed to it more. They value you more when they don't see you as often. Quote Right
Quote Left At some point, you have to let go of the “value” of how other people see you, for if you do not, it is at great personal cost to yourself – I say this with 'some' wisdom and further contemplation, that in doing all this, you are not harming another living human being or creature. Quote Right
Quote Left At some point, you have to let go of the “value” of how other people see you, for if you do not, it is at great personal cost to yourself – I say this with 'some' wisdom and further contemplation, that in doing all this, you are not harming another living human being or creature. Quote Right
Quote Left CONCEIT Is a self given award with no value. Quote Right
Quote Left Silage of emotions carry capacity of displaying misty delusion; that's where the values find grace, that's where resolutions help . Quote Right
Quote Left Commendable deeds aren't Sexual behaviors that go against personal values,and religious beliefs. Quote Right
Quote Left In life, just as in business, anything with value has a price ... and that price has a cost. Quote Right
Quote Left I believe, that as writers (want to be, whatever!) we are naturally fond of words and form. But, in final analysis, it is truth, honesty of spirit, and loving intention to share and help further define evolving self in relationship to greater humanity and creation as a whole, that determines the value or fate of any write. Abstract art a perfect example. Quote Right
Quote Left As long as whatever you write, makes sense to you...that is enough. In my opinion. If others enjoy what you have said, seem to find value in the write, then maybe your voice was also God's opinion. Quote Right
Quote Left Africans must expunge the western educatution, It has no bearing in our day to day lives in Africa and it is not the yardstick for excellence, The western educational system is devoid of cultural values and it is for the most part aimed at keeping you limited and boxed into a define form. it restrict the human mind which i cannot be confined. We have rich untapped Educational values . Quote Right
Quote Left Politics and Economics ... two sides of the same coin. Both are meant to deal with an equitable distribution of resources, not just financial, but those of humanity, where pillars of freedom and justice are valued beyond the stanchions of power, discrimination, and greed. Quote Right
Quote Left Poetry, art, music, religion are very seductive -- used in a wrong way they can give people a false sense of purpose and value. Quote Right
Quote Left Forgetting about your traditional norms and values is like forgetting how you eat food; because, how will you survive in this society? Quote Right
Quote Left Giving the best to others are giving the best to us. The value of life is not based on how long we live. But, how much can we contribute to others in our society? - Buddhism quotes Quote Right
Quote Left You what to see something of Value: Look in the Mirror. Quote Right
Quote Left We esteem diversity; you value me, I value you / Always with respect for those who hold a different point of view (from the poem "We") Quote Right
Quote Left Love has the value of gold, if it’s true; if not, of rue. —Michael R. Burch Quote Right
Quote Left Make your Heart the Leader, your Mind the Council, and your Values the Law. Quote Right
Quote Left The true value of one's net worth, is not how much they made . . . it's how much they freely gave. Quote Right
Quote Left A divided nation is a crumbling nation: guard its trust in the Eternal and the precious values of family and morality. Quote Right
Quote Left Silence is the best answer to someone who doesn't value your words. Quote Right
Quote Left Nowadays most People no longer value their actual friends because social media made them believe you can make 100 new friends in one day...there is nothing like that #Poetic_Ra*_Quotes???? Quote Right
Quote Left Our traits display our values and the way we have been brought up...our carelessness and distorts should not put down every thing we have been taught. Be wise, only conscious efforts can make us grow and change, if at all we want. Quote Right
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