Abbot's Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 41 Abbot's Quotes

#1. I grew up on Jerry Lewis and Abbot and Costello, the Marx Brothers. - Author: Drake Bell
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#2. He is in heaven now, and happy; or if not there, he bides in hell and is content; for in that place he will find neither abbot nor yet bishop. - Author: Mark Twain
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#3. It is often idle to attempt to oppose ignorance and absurdity by such feeble instruments as truth and reason, and the wisest managers of mankind have generally been most successful when their plan has been to counteract one folly by means of the influence of another. - Author: Jacob Abbot
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#4. Through practice he has accustomed himself to wish for nothing, and for a person with no wishes, everything goes just as he wishes, explains the Abbot Dorotheus. His will has coincided with God's will, and whatever he asks, he will receive. - Author: Tito Colliander
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#5. Honor to the earth," the abbot said, "honor to the dead in the passing of the year; honor to the living, in the coming of the new. A Great Year passes tonight. A new one begins. Let the good that is old continue and let the rest perish ... - Author: C.J. Cherryh
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#6. I fell, you see. Trod on my abbot, Father Habit. Oh, dear! I mean ... - Author: Brian Jacques
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#7. The only people who had authority within the Church to stop Brendan Smyth from having contact with children were his Abbot in the Monastery in Kilnacrott and his Religious Superiors in the Norbertine Order. - Author: Sean Brady
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#8. William made an ejaculation in his own language that I didn't understand, nor did the abbot understand it, and perhaps it was best for us both, because the word William uttered had an obscene hissing sound. - Author: Umberto Eco
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#9. somber-looking monks. They sipped a watery soup from wooden spoons. No one spoke. The abbot pointed to a lone table against the far - Author: Eliza Knight
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#10. Like any wise ruler, Abbot Arkos did not issue orders vainly, when to disobey was possible and to enforce was not possible. It was better to look the other way than to command ineffectually. - Author: Walter M. Miller Jr.
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#11. This whole conversation was turning into a twisted version of Abbot & Costello's Who's on First. - Author: Kelly Moran
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#12. We didn't know anything about comedy duos - Abbot and Costello, Martin and Lewis - we didn't know anything about that. Kim Fields showed us a tape of Martin and Lewis and their old shows and they come through the curtain so we started doing research on them. - Author: Kel Mitchell
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#13. When I became a novice monk, I lived in a temple where the atmosphere was quite like in a family. The abbot is like a father and other monks are like your big brothers, your small, younger brothers. It is a kind of family. - Author: Nhat Hanh
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#14. In the 16th century, after a period of decline and corrupt administration, the abbot sold the lead from the church roof, which later collapsed as a result. - Author: Alta MacAdam
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#15. It wasn't necessary to tell you, Abbot responded in a clipped voice. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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#16. Peer pressure must never be an influence on us. Nor should unjust rules or laws have any effect on us. What is right must always be done. - Author: Abbot George Burke
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#17. Dom Paulo had not expected to convince him. But it was with a heavy heart that the abbot noticed the plodding patience with which the thon heard him through; it was the patience of a man listening to an argument which he had long ago refuted to his own satisfaction. - Author: Walter M. Miller Jr.
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#18. We are publishers of content and consumers of content at the same time. (D. Abbot, J.Hegarty) - Author: Gordon Torr
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#19. And, like Christmas, Armand has brought gifts. But he is no fat, sweet Santa Claus who rewards the nice; he is the Lord of Misrule, the Abbot of Unreason in charge of scandalous fun. - Author: Eliza Crewe
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#20. I had excellent opportunity to intoxicate myself with the solemn splendor of the brilliant church festivals. As was only natural, the abbot seemed to me, as the village priest had once seemed to my father, the highest and most desirable ideal. - Author: Adolf Hitler
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#21. What I love most about being a writer is the opportunity to "play Goddess" by creating happy endings for people I care about (my characters) and being able to work in my robe! - Author: Laura Abbot
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#22. A little (one) can sometimes see things in others that us older ones cannot because our judgement gets clouded.
- Abbot Saxtus - Author: Brian Jacques
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#23. I have somewhere heard or read the frank confession of a Benedictine abbot: "My vow of poverty has given me a hundred thousand crowns a year; my vow of obedience has raised me to the rank of a sovereign prince." - I forget the consequences of his vow of chastity. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#24. What could be more natural for me than to look upon the Abbot as representing the highest human ideal worth striving for, just as the position of the humble village priest had appeared to my father in his own boyhood days? - Author: Adolf Hitler
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#25. CII ABBOT PASTOR said: Just as bees are driven out by smoke, and their honey is taken away from them, so a life of ease drives out the fear of the Lord from man's soul and takes away all his good works. - Author: Thomas Merton
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#26. Oh my God, of course she was Lily - and she was sickeningly beautiful. Suddenly, I was even more nauseous than usual. I was going to vomit all over myself and be dubbed hurl-girl for the rest of eternity. I was going to throw up all over Lillian Hunt. - Nicole Abbot - Author: Jennifer DeLucy
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#27. Once, I remember, Father Abbot said that our purpose is justice, and with God lies the privilege of mercy. But even God, when he intends mercy, needs tools to his hand. - Author: Ellis Peters
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#28. Maybe I'll keep you." Abbot chuckled and prodded Artemis's back with his sword. "It'd be nice to have a pet human around. I could teach you tricks."
"I have a trick for you," said Artemis, and he fired a single blast from the gun. - Author: Eoin Colfer
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#29. The abbot cleared his throat. "You are all very stupid people," he told them graciously, "and you do not know anything at all. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#30. Abbot, I think, gave me credit for being a sort of infantine Guy Fawkes. On - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#31. Nothing happened. Nothing continued to happen. More Nothing. The Return of Nothing. Son of Nothing. Nothing Rides Again. Nothing and Abbot and Costello meet the Wolfman ... - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#32. Missis was, she dared say, glad enough to get rid of such a tiresome, ill-conditioned child, who always looked as if she were watching everybody, and scheming plots underhand. Abbot, I think, gave me credit for being a sort of infantine Guy Fawkes. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#33. Still everyone, including the abbot, had said that he was running away from his grief. They'd had no idea what they were talking about. He'd cradled his grief, almost to the point of loving it. For so long he refused to give it up, because leaving it behind was like leaving her. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#34. We hope you have found challenge in your path this morning.
Laniel, Abbot of Bilkar the Furred - Author: Jordan MacLean
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#35. Is that so? He who lives in the mountains years for the city, and the city-dweller would rather live in the mountains," the Abbot chuckled, "and nothing is ever to one's liking ... - Author: Eiji Yoshikawa
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#36. Sugar producers wanted to develop new markets and needs you didn't already have," Ms. Abbot says. "And so they invented the idea that every meal had to be followed by something sweet, - Author: Anonymous
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#37. LXXXI ABBOT PASTOR was asked by a certain brother: How should I conduct myself in the place where I live? The elder replied: Be as cautious as a stranger; wherever you may be, do not desire your word to have power before you, and you will have rest. - Author: Thomas Merton
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#38. The important thing about being a leader is not being right or wrong but being certain. Of course it helps to be right as well, the Abbot conceeded. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#39. We can all fall," said the abbot. "But perhaps not as hard and not as fast and not as far as someone who spends his life on the ascent. - Author: Louise Penny
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#40. You were my polarity, and the universe held you up to me like a mirror so I'd understand the parts of me I needed to embrace. - Nicole Abbot - Author: Jennifer DeLucy
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#41. We forgive only that which requires forgiveness. To do otherwise is wasteful of grace.
Laniel, Abbot of Bilkar the Furred - Author: Jordan MacLean
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