209 Total Quotes

Existence Quotes

Lao Tzu
To lead people, walk beside them... As for the best leaders, the people do not notice their existence. The next best, the people honor and praise. The next, the people fear; and the next, the people hate... When the best leader's work is done the people say, 'We did it ourselves!'
Lao Tzu
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The seminaries must be like the churches' poor relations, prolonging their existence with austerity.
Abraham Kuyper
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Law rules throughout existence, a Law which is not intelligent, but Intelligence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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So far as the mere imparting of information is concerned, no university has had any justification for existence since the popularization of printing in the 15th century.
Alfred Whitehead
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People believe I am what they see Me as, rather than what they do not see. But I am the Great Unseen, not what I cause Myself to be in any particular moment. In a sense, I am what I am not. It is from the Am-notness that I come, and to it I always return.
Neale Walsch
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The existence of biases hurts recruiting. Intentionally overlooking some things just because you want to promote certain kids.
Alan Wallace
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Albert Camus
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Albert Camus
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Alexander Hamilton
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of its existence will be found at least equal to its resources
Alexander Hamilton
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Friedrich Schiller
A beautiful soul has no other merit, but it's existence
Friedrich Schiller
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The very existence of government at all, infers inequality. The citizen who is preferred to office becomes the superior to those who are not, so long as he is the repository of power, and the child inherits the wealth of the parent as a controlling law of society.
James Cooper
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Allan Bloom
There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech
Allan Bloom
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hard to see what the justification is for the continued existence of the IRA.
Peter King
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Simone Beauvoir
There is no justification for present existence other than its expansion into an indefinitely open future.
Simone Beauvoir
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George Bernard Shaw
We should all be obliged to appear before a board every five years and justify our existence...on pain of liquidation.
George Bernard Shaw
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Jane Austen
All the privilege I claim for my own sex . . . is that of loving longest, when existence or when hope is gone.
Jane Austen
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The existence of biases hurts recruiting ... intentionally overlooking some things just because you want to promote certain kids.
Allen Wallace
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spoke of the existence of 'extermination camps' in Bosnia.
Alija Izetbegovic
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It is living and ceasing to live that are imaginary solutions. Existence is elsewhere.
Andre Breton
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The existence of this Left Party is going to make it so much harder for either the centre-left on the one side or the centre-right on the other to form a coalition for a long time.
Gerd Langguth
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Rabindranath Tagore
In love all the contradiction of existence merge themselves and are lost. Only in love are unity and duality not at variance. Love must be one and two at the same time. Only love is motion and rest in one. Our heart ever changes its place till it fin
Rabindranath Tagore
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Virginia Woolf
If woman had no existence save in the fiction written by men, one would imagine her a person of the utmost importance; very various; heroic and mean; splendid and sordid; infinitely beautiful and hideous in the extreme; as great as a man, some think
Virginia Woolf
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Sathya Baba
But the fact is, no one knew the existence of this universal force, though it was there along with the Earth! The force was operating even when man was unaware of it.
Sathya Baba
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All matter originates and exists only by virtue of a force... We must assume behind this force the existence of a conscious and intelligent Mind. This Mind is the matrix of all matter.
Max Planck
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Sathya Baba
Just as Western physicists announced the existence of gravitation after their experiments, the ancients of this land demonstrated the innate authenticity of the Vedas through their own experience.
Sathya Baba
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Sathya Baba
Recognize the existence of the Moral Law as governing results. Then unswervingly follow this Law.
Sathya Baba
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These are the first properties other than existence that we've been able determine.
Gerry Gilmore
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Saul Bellow
There is something terribly nervous-making about a modern existence. For one thing, it's all the thinking we have to do and all the judgments we have to make. It's the price of freedom: make the judgments, make the mental calls,
Saul Bellow
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Thirty percent of the port is no longer in existence as we knew it Aug. 28.
Gary LaGrange
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People who lead a lonely existence always have something on their minds that they are eager to talk about.
Anton Chekhov
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We followed what Bill France and International Speedway Corporation did throughout their existence -- we did it the old fashioned way, going out and getting the money on our own with no government subsidies -- and we thought we were following the way NASCAR and [ISC] had built their successful corporate structure.
George Mirabal
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