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Though there had been moments of beauty in it, Mariam knew that life for most part has been unkind to her. But as she walked the final twenty paces, she could not help but wish for more of it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Spurious prudence, making the senses final, is the god of sots and cowards, and is the subject of all comedy. It is nature's joke, and therefore literature's. True prudence limits this sensualism by admitting the knowledge of an internal and real world.
[Nazi] copied stuff from us for their "final solution" but we get to walk around like we're the good guys.
In general, the final filter of Hollywood is for-profit. Nothing goes through unless it can make money.
The universal and lasting establishment of peace constitutes not merely a part, but the whole final purpose and end of the science of right as viewed within the limits of reason.
Nietzsche saw in the Protestant ethic, in both its religious and secular (economic) forms, a final protest before the emergence into dominance of the ordered, bourgeois world of the 'last man' he who will pay any price in tedium for comfort and the absence of tension.
No one uses a ribbon typewriter any more, but your final draft is not the time to try to wring a few more sheets out of your inkjet cartridge.
You know that feeling when you finish a final exam and you think, 'I never want to do that again'? Well I have the same feeling when I finish a novel. Each time I say, 'I think I may retire now' and then after six months the ideas start to churn again. I could never stop.
She was gone and the coldness of it was her final gift.
We are in the final stages of egoic madness. Almost the whole world is fighting each other. We witnessed the final stages of egoic madness in the 20th century, and even now it still is playing itself out. It has not quite come to an end yet.
Simplicity is the final achievement.
Even with most finite planning you never know what the final result will reveal itself to be until it's staring back at you.
I'm shocked every time that I've reached so many finals or won against so many players or whatever record it is. It strikes me and makes me obviously very happy and very proud that I've been able to do it for so many years at the highest of levels.
Karen Marie Moning
Just one time before I turn into the villain of this piece, just one time before I become the fourth and final Unseelie prince, I want to be her Highlander. And her hero.
You may not be down to your final heartbeat, but you may be down to your last paycheck, solution, or thimble of faith. Each sunrise seems to bring fresh reasons for fear.
Names and individuals are unimportant when Germany's final fate is at stake.
Faith is the final triumph over incongruity, the final assertion of the meaningfulness of existence.
I used the principles of Kickstarter to make 'She's Gotta Have It.' We filmed that in 1985 to 1986. The final cost was $175,000. I didn't have that money. It was friends, grants, donations. We saved our bottles for the nickel deposit.
Death is the final wake-up call.
Kuwait will continue to be the final goal, her words will keep being the standing point.. Who works for her, nurtures her rights, protects her , and puts her before himself, will be in God's highest ranks.
Since life is but a continuous series of experiences, everything ultimately helps me towards my final enlightenment.
I'm very suspicious of the idea of a "final theory" in natural science, and the thought of a complete system of ethical rules seems even more dubious.
Some stories feel like they need more time or less time to tell. To not obsessively have to trim or add that final two or three minutes is very helpful, because you can just organically follow how the story feels.
I guess forgiveness, like happiness, isn’t a final destination. You don’t one day get there and get to stay.
In the final analysis, you get what you pay for.
They get to the quarter-finals, Bill, I'll show up with a dress on
I don't work from drawings. I don't make sketches and drawings and color sketches into a final painting.
My record of 13 goals in the World Cup finals still stands.
We've made a final offer. We hope Ziggy Palffy will come to his senses. We have NO hope his agent will.
Isn't death the boundary we need? Doesn't it give a precious texture to life, a sense of definition? You have to ask yourself whether anything you do in this life would have beauty and meaning without the knowledge you carry of a final line, a border or limit.
Those who govern must see how the people react to administration. Ultimately, the people are the final arbiters.
The study of an idea is, of necessity, the story of many things. Ideas, like large rivers, never have just one source. Just as the water of a river near its mouth, in its final form, is composed largely of many tributaries, so an idea, in its final form, is composed largely of later additions.
The Priestly Code preponderates over the rest of the legislation in force, as well as in bulk; in all matters of primary importance it is the normal and final authority.
Iain Duncan Smith
You cannot stop what the public want. The public want two strong women in the final round and then a woman prime minister and I'm absolutely with that.
The useless search of philosophers for a cause of the universe is a regressus in infinitum (a stepping backwards into the infinite) and resembles climbing up an endless ladder, the recurring question as to the cause of the cause rendering the attainment of a final goal impossible.
I was brought up to never lie. Sure, I have. But in the final mix, the lies I've told are far outweighed by the truths I've lived.
I know this song!’ Rosie laughed. ‘If you didn’t, that’d be the final proof that you’re from Mars.
Christianity must be regarded not as a final revelation but as a phase of revelation.
No matter where I am working, I cannot make a film without 100% creative control and final cut. If there is such a guarantee, I can work anywhere.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I assure you that it is our desire and intention to keep the doors of consultation always and fully open. There must never be a final word between friends.
When I was 11, I won my first nationals at Savannah, defeating Kelly Henry in the finals.
I have quite a lot of plastic sunglasses. It's just a nice accessory, it adds a final thing, and it's my favorite way of figuring an outfit.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
When I say to the Moment flying; 'Linger a while -- thou art so fair!' Then bind me in thy bonds undying, And my final ruin I will bear!
There is no final victory, as there is no final defeat. There is just the same battle. To be fought, over and over again. So toughen up, bloody toughen up.
For a contributing citizen to be released from the community was a final decision, a terrible punishment, an overwhelming statement of failure.
Mankind has always made too much of its saints and heroes, and how the latter handle the fuss might be called their final test.
Yes, the marriage proposal was shot. Michael excluded the dialogue from the final edit.
Yet the success of plans and the advantage to be derived from them do not at all times agree, seeing the gods claim to themselves the right to decide as to the final result.
How do people choose their final words? Do they realize their gravity? Are they fated to be wise?
Publishing is the final step in making a book; if I was afraid to publish one, I wouldn't write it in the first place.