140 Total Quotes

T.S. Eliot Quotes

T.S. Eliot
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.
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#Quote of the Day #Motivational #inspirational #Courage #Pearls of Wisdom #Positive #Editor's Pick

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Only by acceptance of the past, can you alter it.
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#Past #Acceptance

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Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important.
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#People #Pride

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The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living.
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#Communication

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We do not quite say that the new is more valuable because it fits in; but its fitting in is a test of its value -- a test, it is true, which can only be slowly and cautiously applied, for we are none of us infallible judges of conformity.
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#Novelty

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We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started... and know the place for the first time.
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#Exploration

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If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
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#Adversity

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Keep true, never be ashamed of doing right; decide on what you think is right and stick to it.
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#Integrity

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Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
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#Writers And Writing

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Pray for us now and at the hour of our birth.
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#Birth

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It is impossible to design a system so perfect that no one needs to be good.
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#Design

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Our emotions are only ''incidents in the effort to keep day and night together.
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#Emotions

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There's no vocabulary For love within a family, love that's lived in But not looked at, love within the light of which All else is seen, the love within which All other love finds speech. This love is silent.
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#Family

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What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
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#British Author #Distrust

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The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong reason.
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#Deeds And Good Deeds

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Let's not be narrow, nasty, and negative.
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#Attitude

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For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.
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#Business

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It's strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for words.
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#Love

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So the lover must struggle for words.
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#Struggle

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To hear the latest Pole / transmit the Preludes, through his hair and fingertips.
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#Hair

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For last year's words belong to last year's language and next year's words await another voice.
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#Words