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Top 32 Charles Maturin Quotes

#1. Beauty hath no lustre save when it gleameth through the crystal web that purity's fine fingers weave for it. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#2. O wretched is the dame, to whom the sound,
"Your lord will soon return," no phrase brings. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#3. Life isn't about waiting for the showers to pass. It's about learning to dance in the rain." - Vivian Greene - Author: Mary C. Neal
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#4. You can present people with ideas they may come to believe in, and as a result of them they will act, if they have the opportunities. Presenting people with opportunities is part of what politics is about. - Author: Margaret Thatcher
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#5. Alas! it is too true that our souls always contract themselves on the approach of a blessing, and seem as if their powers, exhausted in the effort to obtain it, had no longer energy to embrace the object. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#6. Many a month of gloomy unconsciousness rolled over me, without date or notice. One thousand waves may welter over a sunk wreck, and be felt as one. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#7. Usually they're carried away by people who are assertive and domineering. The risk with our students is that they're very good at getting their way. But that doesn't mean they're going the right way." If - Author: Susan Cain
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#8. It is actually possible to become amateurs in suffering. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#9. Tis well to be merry and wise,
'Tis well to be honest and true;
It is best to be off with the old love,
Before you are on with the new. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#10. It is better to hear the thunder than to watch the cloud. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#11. Hypocrisy is said to be the homage that vice pays to virtue, - decorum is the outward expression of that homage; and if this be so, we must acknowledge that vice has latterly grown very humble indeed. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#12. When one fierce passion is devouring the soul, we feel more than ever the necessity of external excitement; and our dependence on the world for temporary relief increases in direct proportion to our contempt of the world and all its works. He - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#13. Nor cell, nor chain, nor dungeon speaks to the murderer like the voice of solitude. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#14. If you don't want to be replaced by a machine, don't try to act like one! - Author: Arno Penzias
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#15. Let those who smile at me, ask themselves whether they have been indebted most to imagination or reality for all they have enjoyed in life, if indeed they have ever enjoyed any thing. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#16. A mirth which is not gaiety is often the mask which hides the convulsed and distorted features of agony
and laughter, which never yet was the expression of rapture, has often been the only intelligible language of madness and misery. Ecstasy only smiles
despair laughs. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#17. Acumen Fund is my prayer in response to genocide and what happened in Rwanda. - Author: Jacqueline Novogratz
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#18. The soul shares not the body's test. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#19. They waste life in what are called good resolutions-partial efforts at reformation, feebly commenced, heartlessly conducted, and hopelessly concluded. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#20. There is no error more absurd, and yet more rooted in the heart of man, than the belief that his sufferings will promote his spiritual safety. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#21. Just do the math. In the next 50 to 75 years, people will be living to be 130 and 140. They'll be working until they're 100. It's incredible. - Author: Willard Scott
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#22. The older Irene got, the more she swore. I remember when her grandson pooped in his diaper at his christening, she said, 'Holy shit,' loud enough for everyone to hear. The look on that priest's face! - Author: Anita Diamant
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#23. If Hip Hop has the ability to corrupt young minds, it also has the ability to Uplift them. - Author: KRS-One
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#24. A malady
Preys on my heart that med'cine cannot reach. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#25. He paused, I thought, like a man who is watching the effect of the terrors he excites, not from malignity but vanity, merely to magnify his own courage in encountering them. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#26. Love is scary! Taking a vow to love someone through sickness and health, for richer for poorer, forsaking all others, until death do us part, is the most terrifying experience a person can have. Why pretend any differently? - Author: Elin Hilderbrand
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#27. A man cannot serve God and Mammon, nor be "temperate and furious" at the same time. - Author: Mahatma Gandhi
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#28. The fountain of my heart dried up within me,
With nought that loved me, and with nought to love,
I stood upon the desert earth alone.
And in that deep and utter agony,
Though then, then even most unfit to die
I fell upon my knees and prayed for death. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#29. Singular sentiment of pride, that can erect its trophies amid the grave. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#30. A time will come, and soon, when, from mere habit, you will echo the scream of every delirious wretch that harbors near you; then you will pause, clasp your hands on your throbbing head, and listen with horrible anxiety whether the scream proceeded from you or them. - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#31. When art assumes the omnipotence of reality, when we feel we suffer as much from an illusion as from truth, our sufferings lose all dignity and all consolation. We - Author: Charles Robert Maturin
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#32. Kitty looked into his face, which was so close to her own, and long afterwards - for several years after - that look, full of love, to which he made no response, cut her to the heart with an agony of shame. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
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