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Definition of Beauty Quotes

Beauty is the gift of God… – Aristotle Beauty is a solitary kingdom. – Carneades Beauty is the only thing worth living for. – Agatha Christie Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. – Kahlil Gibran Beauty is … Continue reading

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Living a double life Quotes

Writers are paranoid because they’re living two lives– their creative life, which they are most protective of, and their life as a human being. They have to protect both lives. I put a premium on the creative life. One risks … Continue reading

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Quotes on Dualism

The idealist. He is the man who has rooted out duality. He does not discuss: he demonstrates, indoctrinates, refutes, convinces, condemns. He calls others COMRADES but he never talks to them: he talks to HIS IDEA. – Octavio Paz He … Continue reading

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Quotes about Pornography

Pornography Quotes Vice is a monster of so frightful mein As to be hated needs but to be seen; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace. – Alexander Pope I spent a … Continue reading

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Quotes about Envy

Potter bears a grudge against potter, and craftsman against craftsman, and beggar is envious of beggar, and bard of bard. – Hesiod Envy, among other ingredients, has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We are more angry … Continue reading

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Quotes About Bravery & Courage

Who bravely dares must sometimes risk a fall. – Tobias G. Smollett Courage is believing in yourself in the worst moments, and that’s something nobody can teach you. I have never heard of a University for Bravery, but I do … Continue reading

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Tea Proverbs

“more saliva then tea” Tone: can be cute, can be offensive Meaning: you are talking too much. Let’s “have tea” A Cantonese saying. The “have tea” here doesn’t mean the serious kind of tea drinking/tasting, it means Dim Summing. “Let’s … Continue reading

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Cat Proverbs

African * A cat may go to a monastery, but she still remains a cat. * When the mouse laughs at the cat, there is a hole nearby. American * A cat’s a cat and that’s that. * As long … Continue reading

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Strong Women Quotes

“The usual masculine disillusionment is in discovering that a woman has a brain.”  -Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind “I have six locks on my door all in a row. When I go out, I lock every other one. I … Continue reading

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Syrian Proverbs Sayings

If your friend is honey, don’t lick him all The camel limped from its split lip A bad workman blames his tools Chose the neighbour before the house We can live without friends, but not without neighbours My brother and … Continue reading

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