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#1. The American way is to criticize and debate openly, not to accept unthinkingly the doings of government officials of this or any other country. - Author: Michael Parenti
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#2. The highest science, the loftiest speculation, the mightiest philosophy, which can ever engage the attention of a child of God, is the name, the nature, the person, the work, the doings, and the existence of the great God whom he calls his Father. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#3. Well. On which aspect of our ill-advised doings are we about to lecture each other? I have very little to say. As I recall, I exhausted the matter on several other occasions. - Author: Dorothy Dunnett
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#4. And I told him that a man's life is always dealing with permanence - that the most dangerous kind of irresponsibility is to think of your doings as temporary. That, anyhow, is what I've tried to keep before myself. What you do on the earth, the earth makes permanent. - Author: Wendell Berry
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#5. If I must be ruled by larcenous bullies, I much prefer that they be located far away. Local bullies know far more about me and my doings than faraway bullies sitting in offices in Washington, and can oppress me far more effectively. - Author: Henry Spencer
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#6. Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.
- Author: Alice Koller
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#7. There ain't any news in being good. You might write the doings of all the convents of the world on the back of a postage stamp, and have room to spare. - Author: Finley Peter Dunne
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#8. No one is more avidly curious about other people's doings than those persons whom they do not concern. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#9. It's like there was a fellow in every man that's done a-past the sanity or the insanity, that watches the sane and the insane doings of that man with the same horror and the same astonishment. - Author: William Faulkner
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#10. (A murderer about their victim
He was an expert in vicarious death. I should like to have been there to see how he enjoyed the real thing. - Author: P.D. James
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#11. Then again, I don't suppose the very poor care much about the doings of the rich, either. The gulf is too wide. Not many have been on both sides of it, as we have. - Author: Lynn Flewelling
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#12. It is characteristic of spontaneous friendship to take on first, without enquiry and almost at first sight, the unseen doings and unspoken sentiments of our friends; the parts known give us evidence enough that the unknown parts cannot be much amiss. - Author: George Santayana
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#13. We may enjoy abundance of peace if we refrain from busying ourselves with the sayings and doings of others, and things which concern not ourselves. - Author: Thomas A Kempis
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#14. Sayings and Doings of Ta-zan') is one of the best Zen books. [FN#142] - Author: Kaiten Nukariya
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#15. I pity people who can't find laughter or at least some bit of amusement in the little doings of the day. I believe I could find something ridiculous even in the saddest moment, if necessary. It has nothing to do with being superficial. It's a matter of joy in life. - Author: Sophie Scholl
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#16. God, who oft descends to visit men
Unseen, and through their habitations walks
To mark their doings. - Author: John Milton
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#17. My sister having so much to do, was going to church vicariously, that is to say, Joe and I were going. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#18. In the end we are the sum total of our doings and we will be faced by those doings at the moment of our death. Or is it our death in every moment that we live that faces us with what we do? - Author: Lujan Matus
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#19. But the unsensational doings of a quite commonplace young - Author: P.G. Wodehouse
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#20. From now on, I determined, I'm going to pay more attention to my husband and be less concerned with my silly little doings. - Author: Janette Oke
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#21. Mark this well, you proud men of action: You are nothing but the unwitting agents of the men of thought who often, in quiet self-effacement, mark out most exactly all your doings in advance. - Author: Heinrich Heine
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#22. From the moment we are born our culture encourages us to believe that outer well-being is the source of inner fulfillment ... Wherever we turn the principle is confirmed, encouraging us to become 'human havings' and 'human doings' rather than human beings. - Author: Russell Peters
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#23. The White House tapes, recording Nixon's nefarious doings from Watergate to the bombing of Vietnam, made frightening reading once made public on the orders of Congress. - Author: Nigel Hamilton
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#24. If we have regrets about our past, this would help us to realize about our wrong doings and make us apologize to others. - Author: Saaif Alam
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#25. It is my opinion that human history can make no sense unless evil doings are recognized for what they are, and that they are bearable only if somehow they may be redeemed. - Author: Simon Conway Morris
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#26. We die, we turn, we are reborn as we deserve to be reborn, based on our doings in this world." Will looked down at his bitten nails. "I will probably be reborn as a slug that someone salts. - Author: Cassandra Clare
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#27. God was alone when He made His decrees, and His determinations were influenced by no external cause. He was free to decree or not to decree, and to decree one thing and not another. This liberty we must ascribe to Him who is Supreme, Independent, and Sovereign in all His doings. - Author: Arthur W. Pink
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#28. The hermit, without access to the news of the day, owes it to himself to be up to date on the doings of ancient Rome. - Author: Sylvain Tesson
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#29. You can't play an emotional condition; you have an emotional condition, and because you have that condition, you try to overcome it with active doings (intentions). - Author: Larry Moss
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#30. The first step to be taken by everyone who wishes to act morally is to decide not to act according to the general customs and doings of his fellow-men. - Author: Jacques Maritain
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#31. We shall never find happiness by looking at our prayers, our doings, or our feelings; it is what Jesus is, not what we are, that gives rest to the soul. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#32. The objection of the scandalmonger is not that she tells of racy doings, but that she pretends to be indignant about them. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#33. We Princes are set as it were upon stages, in the sight and view of all the world. The least spot is soon spied in our garments, a blemish quickly noticed in our doings. - Author: Elizabeth I
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#34. What is the motive to the secret ballot? This, and only this: Like other confederates in crime, those who use it are not friends, but enemies; and they are afraid to be known, and to have their individual doings known, even to each other. - Author: Lysander Spooner
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#35. Misunderstanding are always cause by the inability of appreciating one another's point of view. The best way to dispel ignorance of the doings of others is by a systematic spread of general knowledge. With this object in view, it is most important to aid exchange of thoughts intercourse. - Author: Nikola Tesla
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#36. People are no longer human beings. We should be called human doings. - Author: Richard Carlson
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#37. No, it was not the money that I valued - what I wanted was to make all this mob of Heintzes, hotel proprietors, and fine ladies of Baden talk about me, recount my story, wonder at me, extol my doings, and worship my winnings. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#38. The doings of men, their prayers, fear, wrath, pleasure, delights, and recreations, are the subject of this book.
[Lat., Quicquid agunt homines, votum, timor, ira, voluptas, gaudia, discursus, nostri est farrago libelli.] - Author: Juvenal
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#39. And, indeed, what little of beauty and peace is to be found in the societies of men is owing to the daily performance of small duties, not to big doings and fine talk. - Author: Rabindranath Tagore
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#40. Prayer becomes more meaningful as we counsel with the Lord in all of our doings, as we express heartfelt gratitude, and as we pray for others. - Author: David A. Bednar
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#41. On the Sabbath- we are reminded that we are not human doings, but human beings. - Author: Rob Bell
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#42. Be not selfish in your doings: pass it on. - Author: Bob Marley
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#43. Sometimes it is not about the colour of your skin but the character you portray. Strive to be unique in your doings and only then you might have the right to blame it on racism. Consequently how you choose to react towards a racist experience should do yourself and your race a proud favour. - Author: Gloria D. Gonsalves
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#44. People's envy shows how unhappy they feel; their constant attention to the doings of others how bored they are. - Author: Arthur Schopenhauer
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#45. One's capacity for hearing about ghastly doings lessens with age. - Author: Anthony Powell
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#46. Search out the wisdom of nature, there is depth in all her doings; she seemeth prodigal of power, yet her rules are the maxims of frugality. - Author: Martin Farquhar Tupper
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#47. Sometimes you just have to do nothing for a day or two. Reboot. We're human beings, not human doings, - Author: Anonymous
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#48. SPOOKER, n. A writer whose imagination concerns itself with supernatural phenomena, especially in the doings of spooks. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#49. I find a provision in the constitution of the world for the writer or secretary, who is to report the doings of the miraculous spirit of life that everywhere throbs and works. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#50. Where You Hail From Isn't As Important As Who You Are and What You Do ... Your Doings Define and Describe You. - Author: Jaachynma N.E. Agu
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#51. Presidential biography is, by its nature, out of scale; no character is bigger, no action greater, than the person and the doings of the American president. - Author: Jill Lepore
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#52. In our culture, we increasingly tend to be human doings rather than human beings. The world tells us that what we achieve and accomplish determines who we are, but the Scriptures teach that who we are in Christ should be the basis for what we do. - Author: Kenneth D. Boa
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#53. A man should so carry on his daily affairs as to bring no word of admonition from anybody; for a man's doings should put a stain upon no soul but his own. - Author: Ernest Vincent Wright
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#54. Things you Do to live a Happy life, shouldn't ruin others'. - Author: Mohith Agadi
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#55. Ungit tells me things. I hear of terrible doings in this land, mortals aping the gods and stealing the worship due - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#56. We should have much more peace if we would not busy ourselves with the sayings and doings of others. - Author: Thomas A Kempis
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#57. It seems odd that we continue to worry about the reputations of men who are accused of sexual wrong-doings. - Author: Jessica Valenti
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#58. The wicked make all God's good works serve evil purposes but the person of good will, to the contrary, makes the evil doings of the wicked serve good purposes. - Author: Augustine Of Hippo
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#59. The outlaw, the revolutionary, the cabbalist or member of a secret society, indeed heretics of all kinds are of a highly associative if not sociable disposition, and a certain element of play is prominent in all their doings. - Author: Johan Huizinga
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#60. We are all adventurers here, I suppose, and wild doings in wild countries appeal to us as nothing else could do. It is good to know that there remain wild corners of this dreadfully civilised world. - Author: Robert Falcon Scott
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#61. When we recognize the rod of a father, should we not show ourselves docile children rather than rebelliously desperate men who have been hardened in their evil doings? - Author: John Calvin
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#62. Leave words to them whom words, not doings, move. - Author: Arthur Symons
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#63. until we courageously find a cheaper antidote to our ignorance, we shall courageously pay a higher price for our ignorance always - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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#64. A man is accountable to no person for his doings. - Author: James Otis
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#65. A man's life is always dealing with permanence, that is the most dangerous kind of irresponsibility is to think of your doings as temporary. - Author: Wendell Berry
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#66. A family is a burial mound of its own doings and sayings ... - Author: Han Suyin
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#67. In small towns, bored teenagers turn their eyes longingly to the exciting doings in the big cities, pining for urban amenities like hipster bars and farmers' markets and indie-rock festivals. Like everyone else, they want the vibrant and they will not be denied. - Author: Thomas Frank
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#68. Since that time up until the present time, there have been progress, and changes all through the time. The changes have not come by themselves; these changes have come from the doings of everyone in the country. - Author: Bhumibol Adulyadej
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#69. If you want to know the real reasons behind that attitude, think of the thought behind that attitude - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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#70. Show me a transcript of the words you've spoken, typed, or texted in the course of a day, an account of your doings, and a record of your transactions, and I'll show you your religion. - Author: David Dark
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#71. The best is not to remember that your nature and your past doings have been just like thousands' and thousands', and that your coming life and doings 'll be like thousands's and thousands'. - Author: Thomas Hardy
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#72. We are human beings, not human doings. - Author: Rick Warren
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#73. We all dream; we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothing strange goes on in our sleep minds, strange at least by comparison with the logical, purposeful doings of our minds when we are awake. - Author: Erich Fromm
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#74. The unredeemed Spirits and their followers, their works, and all their doings---be their unrelenting enemy and try throughout your life to command them and never to serve them. - Author: Abraham Von Worms
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#75. The lives of happy people are dense with their own doings
crowded, active, thick. But the sorrowing are nomads, on a plain with few landmarks and no boundaries; sorrow's horizons are vague and its demands are few. - Author: Larry McMurtry
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#76. From his proceedings in Congress, he appears demented, and his actings and doings inspire my pity more than anger. - Author: Andrew Jackson
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#77. What mortal is there of us, who would find his satisfaction enhanced by an opportunity of comparing the picture he presents to himself of his doings, with the picture they make on the mental retina of his neighbours? We are poor plants buoyed up by the air-vessels of our own conceit. - Author: George Eliot
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#78. Every child has a right to its own bent ... It has a right to find its own way and go its own way, whether that way seems wise or foolish to others, exactly as an adult has. It has a right to privacy as to its own doings and its own affairs as much as if it were its own father. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#79. I don't want any production credit. I think producers are overrated. They're for people who, first of all, don't know anything about music or arranging and have no ear for their own doings. They can't tell a good solo from a bad solo, stuff like that. - Author: Tom Verlaine
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#80. He who would weigh well and rightly his own doings would not be the man to judge severely of another. - Author: Thomas A Kempis
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#81. He had read about evil in Efanor's little book, and how it permeated the doings of Men, but he had never foud such doings evil, rather good and bad ... but none without self-interest, none he could not understand even in terms of his own will to have his way. - Author: C.J. Cherryh
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#82. To us is given the honor of striking a blow for freedom which will live in history and in the better days that lie ahead men will speak with pride of our doings. - Author: Bernard Law Montgomery
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#83. Those whom the world has delighted to honor have oftener been influenced in their doings by ambition and vanity than by patriotism. - Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld
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#84. Doing too much for others (often at their own expense), many persons are more 'human doings' than human beings. - Author: Louise Hart
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#85. To just be--to be--amidst all doings, achievings, and becomings. This is the natural state of mind, or original, most fundamental state of being. This is unadulterated Buddha-nature. This is like finding our balance. - Author: Lama Surya Das
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#86. What wretched doings come from the ardor of fame; the love of truth alone would never make one man attack another bitterly. - Author: Charles Darwin
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#87. By God ye shall be called to account for your doings! - Author: Elijah Muhammad
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#88. The colonial period has been the proving ground in America for the new social history, which concentrates on the ordinary doings of ordinary people rather than on high culture and high politics. Unfortunately ordinary people, almost by definition, leave behind only faint traces of their existence. - Author: Edmund Morgan
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#89. How people will talk about one's doings!" Fancy exclaimed.
"Well, if you make songs about yourself, my dear, you can't blame other people for singing 'em. - Author: Thomas Hardy
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#90. Hobbits!' he thought. 'Well, what next? I have heard of strange doings in this land, but I have seldom heard of a hobbit sleeping out of doors under a tree. Three of them! There's something mighty queer behind this.' He was quite right, but he never found out any more about it. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#91. You do not know your danger, Theoden. These hobbits will sit on the edge of ruin and discuss the pleasures of the table, or the small doings of their fathers, grandfathers, and great-grandfathers, and remoter cousins to the ninth degree, if you encourage them with undue patience. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#92. The greatest miracle is the miracle of wakefulness, to awaken from the dream of life and to see infinity everywhere, even in the finite, in the simple doings of life. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#93. You have no assurance that they are doing wrong at all, for the motives of man's actions are not always what they seem. There is generally much to learn before any judgement can be pronounced with certainty on another's doings. - Author: Marcus Aurelius
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