216 Total Quotes

Irish Poet Quotes Page 5

Lao Tzu
He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Great indeed is the sublimity of the Creative, to which all beings owe their beginning and which permeates all heaven.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Be the chief but never the lord.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
If the Great Way perishes there will morality and duty. When cleverness and knowledge arise great lies will flourish. When relatives fall out with one another there will be filial duty and love. When states are in confusion there will be faithful servants.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Man's enemies are not demons, but human beings like himself.
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
How could man rejoice in victory and delight in the slaughter of men?
Lao Tzu
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Lao Tzu
Violence, even well intentioned, always rebounds upon oneself.
Lao Tzu
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Came but for friendship, and took away love.
Thomas Moore
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Wisdom and deep intelligence require an honest appreciation of mystery.
Thomas Moore
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True change takes place in the imagination.
Thomas Moore
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Those who plot the destruction of others often perish in the attempt.
Thomas Moore
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Finding the right work is like discovering your own soul in the world.
Thomas Moore
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And soon, too soon, we part with pain, To sail o'er silent seas again.
Thomas Moore
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Like ships that have gone down at sea, when heaven was all tranquillity.
Thomas Moore
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A friendship that like love is warm; A love like friendship, steady.
Thomas Moore
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This is the right time, and this is the right thing.
Thomas Moore
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While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought.
Thomas Moore
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Bastard Freedom waves Her fustian flag in mockery over slaves.
Thomas Moore
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William Allingham
Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods And day by day the dead leaves fall and melt.
William Allingham
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William Allingham
If any foes of mine are there, I pardon every one: I hope that man and womankind will do the same by me.
William Allingham
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Lao Tzu
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy.
Lao Tzu
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Born to be wild -- live to outgrow it.
Doug Horton
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Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get from thought -- asleep. When we are weary of the living, we may repair to the dead, who have nothing of peevishness, pride, or design in their conversation.
Jeremy Collier
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Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them -- that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.
Lao-Tzu
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Oliver Goldsmith
People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
Let schoolmasters puzzle their brain, With grammar, and nonsense, and learning, Good liquor, I stoutly maintain, Gives genius a better discerning.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
They say women and music should never be dated.
Oliver Goldsmith
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Oliver Goldsmith
I chose my wife as she did her wedding-gown, not for a fine glossy surface, but such qualities as would wear well.
Oliver Goldsmith
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