It is an incentive to the acquirement of knowledge; it opens up new paths of reading, introduces authors hitherto unknown, and therefore unappreciated. The land of the southern poor is rich and mostly unpolluted, yet access to ownership of goods and resources for meeting vital needs is inhibited by a system of commercial relations and ownership which is structurally perverse.
And so to interweave adages deftly and appropriately is to make the language as a whole glitter with sparkles from Antiquity, please us with the colours of the art of rhetoric, gleam with jewel-like words of wisdom, and charm us with titbits of wit and humour. ClemensFollowing the Equator: More than fifty years ago, with the world teetering on the brink of nuclear crisis, Pope Saint John XXIII wrote an Encyclical which not only rejected war but offered a proposal for peace.
Some countries are gradually making significant progress, developing more effective controls and working to combat corruption. From Quotations to CultureThere is hardly a mistake which in the course of our lives we have committed, but some proverb, had we known and attended to its lesson, might have saved us from it.
This is not a correct interpretation of the Bible as understood by the Church. Kirkpatrick One should always play fair when one has the winning cards. They are not recognized by international conventions as refugees; they bear the loss of the lives they have left behind, without enjoying any legal protection whatsoever.
They also invite other creatures to join us in this praise: The transparent eyeball is about capturing and being a part of all of nature and its motion. Mencken, about Shakespeare The genius of quotation is abroad. In the first place who does not see what dignity they confer on style by their antiquity alone.
A Dictionary of Quotations I fancy mankind may come, in time, to write all aphoristically, except in narrative; grow weary of preparation, and connection, and illustration, and all those arts by which a big book is made.
Obstructionist attitudes, even on the part of believers, can range from denial of the problem to indifference, nonchalant resignation or blind confidence in technical solutions. I feel a habit of quotation growing on me; but I resist that devil, for such it is, and it flees from me.
It is as full of fine bon mots as a Christmas pudding is full of plums. One can and should go out into nature, into the fields and forests and be renewed.
If you ever want to receive lots of mail, I recommend you get a Shakespeare quote wrong in a magazine or newspaper. I have occasionally imagined the editors as Huck and Tom on the raft, floating down the big river and trying to pull aboard, from so much miscellaneous jetsam, what would be enduringly useful.
Others view religions simply as a subculture to be tolerated. People take sick, for example, from breathing high levels of smoke from fuels used in cooking or heating. The Prologue in Heaven," This fellow pecks up wit, as pigeons peas; And utters it again when God doth please: I was all asprawl, clinging to Beauty, which is a very restless trellis.
Yet access to safe drinkable water is a basic and universal human right, since it is essential to human survival and, as such, is a condition for the exercise of other human rights. Sense and nonsense, sentiment and wit, pathos and merriment, short passages from different authors, a stock of anecdote, and a number of bon-mots.
A spirituality which forgets God as all-powerful and Creator is not acceptable. I am a married middle-aged male, a Canadian citizen, a retired bridge engineer, a social democrat—I think that capitalismdespite its waste and obvious injusticeis infinitely preferable to real socialism with its horror of private property and its crazy faith in the incorruptability of bureaucrats and state officials—and a theist.
Ralph Waldo Emerson explores the intricate tie amongst nature, man, and language. His function is to define reason and understanding through nature.
Emerson uses the analogy between mans life and the transformation he finds through his soul. He changes the idea of logic and reason, but its meaning remains similar.
Wise words - quotations to live by, from The Quote Garden. Paul Kingsnorth is a writer and poet living in Cumbria, England. He is the author of several books, including the poetry collection Kidland and his fictional debut The Wake, winner of the Gordon Burn Prize and the Bookseller Book of the Year Award.
Kingsnorth is the cofounder and director of the Dark Mountain Project, a network of writers, artists, and thinkers. The Analogy of Nature, Man and Language by Ralph Waldo Emerson PAGES 1.
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