A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
At a formal dinner party, the person nearest death should always be seated closest to the bathroom.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Close your eyes and I'll kiss you, Tomorrow I'll miss you.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
Grief and sadness knits two hearts in closer bonds that happiness ever can; and common sufferings are far stronger than common joys.
I don't look on poetry as closed works. I feel they're going on all the time in my head and I occasionally snip off a length.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Never close your lips to those whom you have already opened your heart.
Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
One who has loved truly can never lose entirely.
One who loses wealth loses much. One who loses a friend loses more. But one who loses courage loses all.
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Son, when you participate in sporting events, it's not whether you win or lose: it's how drunk you get.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
The relationship between husband and wife should be one of closest friends.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
The worst prison would be a closed heart.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
When a hundred men stand together, each of them loses his mind and gets another one.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.
You don't want to lose your old friend - the misery - You have invested too much into false - Hence the fear to be exposed -to be true - to be naked as you are.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy