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#1. Like us, animals feel love, joy, fear and pain, but they cannot grasp the spoken word. It is our obligation to speak on their behalf ensuring their well-being and lives are respected and protected. - Author: Sylvia Dolson
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#2. The second god lived by mountains that flowed
By the blue shiny lit roads
Had forgot what others still tried to grasp - Author: Mark E. Smith
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#3. There is a Kretan proverb that says that peace is always "over there", but that is no longer true: it is within our grasp. - Author: Graham McNeill
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#4. Why wait? So precious is this life - this gift - this temporary blindness. Burn and drown and embrace the false dark, then grasp the unthinkable height of resulting joy. For in the end, in the light of truth when the flesh is cast off, there is nothing but this. - Author: Jennifer DeLucy
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#5. No matter how dim the light filtering through the trees is, you can still try your best to grasp it. -Kaien Cross - Author: Matsuri Hino
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#6. Anything beyond the limits and grasp of the human mind is either illusion or futility; and because your god having to be one or the other of the two, in the first instance I should be mad to believe in him, and in the second a fool. - Author: Marquis De Sade
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#7. Experience proves that anyone who has studied geometry is infinitely quicker to grasp difficult subjects than one who has not. - Author: Plato
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#8. What have I left,from loving you?
Just my voice,with no sudden echo
Just my fingers,which grasp nothing
Just my skin,which seeks your hands
And above all fear,of loving you still
Tomorrow,almost dead.
Charles Aznavour - Author: Guillaume Musso
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#9. Corporations haven't limited their grasp to the First Amendment; pretty much any and virtually every amendment that could be used to further corporate interests has been fair game. - Author: Thom Hartmann
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#10. We chase wild dreams and long for all that eludes us, when the greatest joys are within our grasp, if we can only recognize them. - Author: Ben Sherwood
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#11. Mature art, I think, emerges when there's a certain balance
of tensions, when there's neither neurotic prostration nor
cold rationality, but an aura of energy and a drive to grasp
personal "truths" still emerging into perception.
To grasp and to shape them. - Author: Earle Birney
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#12. You cannot find what you do not seek. You cannot grasp when you do not reach. Your dreams won't come up to your front door. You have got to take a leap if you want to soar. - Author: Cory Booker
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#13. I used to say I wanted to genuflect to a woman, put her up on a pedestal higher and higher, way up beyond my grasp ... Then I'd find another one. - Author: Al Pacino
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#14. she feels still that grasp upon her ankle as if it were a circlet of iron: the embodiment of matrimony. She would be pinned, like the museum butterflies. He would remain free to flutter. - Author: Emmanuelle De Maupassant
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#15. Fear has a far greater grasp on human action than the impressive weight of historical evidence. - Author: Jeremy Siegel
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#16. Lack of feeling in an emotional sense is responsible for the way some singers do our songs. They don't understand and are too old to grasp the feeling. Beatles are really the only people who can play Beatle music. - Author: John Lennon
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#17. I wish I were not sensual... I wish I had not got from my mother, or my father was it, this need to grasp and be grasped, because it drives me into the arms of idiots who want to crush me. Wonderful, idiotic, crushing in the night. Can't you just crush me in the night? - Author: Howard Barker
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#18. To reach an audacious goal, we sometimes benefit from having it lie just beyond our grasp. - Author: Sarah Lewis
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#19. Dean watched her quietly as a storm of confusion whirled through his mind. What he could say to comfort her right now eluded him as words lingered beyond the grasp of his thoughts. He resigned himself to the fact there was no possible solace he could provide as she dressed briskly. - Author: Jill Thrussell
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#20. Take hold of the future, grasp with both hands. Believe in yourself, stay true to your heart. - Author: Danielle Sibarium
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#21. Our greed comes from our fear that we will not have enough - whether it is money or love that we grasp. Yoga teaches us to let go of these fears and so to realize the abundance around us and within us. - Author: B.K.S. Iyengar
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#22. This is much easier than when N left. Our son is unable to grasp and simultaneously turn doorknobs yet. If only this trick could be unlearned by men over thirty, many more families would celebrate Christmas together. - Author: Suzanne Finnamore
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#23. We have penetrated far less deeply into the regularities obtaining within the realm of living things, but deeply enough nevertheless to sense at least the rule of fixed necessity ... what is still lacking here is a grasp of the connections of profound generality, but not a knowledge of order itself. - Author: Albert Einstein
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#24. Heterosexuals failed to grasp that if you lost yourself in the tease - in the pleasure and power of turning someone on - that that could be as arousing as being teased and turned on oneself. - Author: Mary Roach
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#25. Poetry can bridge that gap between what is solid and what is suggested; poetry can pull cogent meaning from the veiled truths outside of reason's grasp. - Author: Bryant McGill
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#26. I'd like to see fashion slow down a bit. What freaks me out about fashion today is the speed - the speed of consuming, the speed of ideas. When fashion moves so fast, it takes away something I always loved, which is the idea that fashion should be slightly elusive. Hard to grasp, hard to find. - Author: Raf Simons
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#27. She'd slept terribly the night before. The room, the bed, were both comfortable enough, but she'd been plagued with strange dreams, the sort that lingered upon waking but slithered away from memory as she tried to grasp them. Only the tendrils of discomfort remained. - Author: Kate Morton
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#28. To someone who could grasp the Universe from a unified standpoint the entire creation would appear as a unique truth and necessity. - Author: Jean Le Rond D'Alembert
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#29. You know, I was such a big Beatles fan, and when I'd buy a new album I'd invariably hate it the first time I heard it 'cause it was a mixture of absolute joy and absolute frustration. I couldn't grasp what they'd done, and I'd hate myself for that. - Author: Andy Partridge
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#30. Perhaps they were looking for passion; perhaps they delved into this book as into a mysterious parcel - a gift box at the bottom of which, hidden in layers of rustling tissue paper, lay something they'd always longed for but couldn't ever grasp. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#31. It's amazing how the things you remember forever are the things you'd rather forget and the things you desperately want to grasp onto seem to slip away like sand in the wind. - Author: Jessica Sorensen
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#32. When I had cancer - of the colon first, followed by breast cancer and a mastectomy - my motto used to be 'Drips by day, Prada by night.' I felt that I had to grasp it in the same way as you'd take on any challenge. - Author: Sam Taylor-Wood
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#33. Scarlet realized that in the five years since last she'd seen him, she'd come to match her father's height. They stood eye to eye; she burning up on the inside, he frowning as though he wanted to be sorry but couldn't quite grasp the emotion. - Author: Marissa Meyer
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#34. There was more, he was sure. He could feel it. Something deeper. More profound. More worthy. More likeable. It was like a bittersweet yearning for something that was so familiar it hurt. Something he'd lost without even knowing he'd lost it. Something elusive that floated just beyond his grasp. - Author: Alan McCluskey
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#35. Your life is your own, your glory is your glory, but you will lose it if you keep it for yourself. Grasp it for the sake of others ... - Author: N.D. Wilson
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#36. Faith revels in the liberating fact that only a terribly miniscule part of life lies within the constricted confines of my reach, and that I am graciously invited out to live in a place beyond my grasp. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#37. She had an ability to love that went beyond my ability to grasp the slightest concept of what love was. - Author: T.D. Mulhern
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#38. Fame is the shade of immortality, And in itself a shadow. Soon as caught, Contemn'd; it shrinks to nothing in the grasp. - Author: Edward Young
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#39. The problem with modernism is that we actually believe, naively and arrogantly, that we can in some way hold any concept and grasp it - and if we cannot, they it is absurd and impossible and therefore nonexistent. - Author: Tobin Wilson
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#40. All grief would slip away and all questions would be remembered as the uncomprehending wails of a newborn who did not grasp the meaning of his existence and hungered only for milk. - Author: Michael D. O'Brien
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#41. If you'd rather watch your kids grow up than see the face of your Savior today, you don't grasp the beauty of God. If you worry about what would happen to your children if you were gone, you don't understand the providence of God. - Author: Francis Chan
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#42. I didn't have a great grasp of what guys considered a "come hither" look, so maybe I gave him one. I'd thought it was a "leave me the hell alone" look, but who knew. ~ Lana from Moonlight - Author: Lisa Kessler
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#43. The one thing I'd learned was that having someone with you all the time did not take away the loneliness. You could be surrounded by people and be lonely. Something was missing. I could almost pinpoint it, but right when it was within my grasp I forgot; it just slipped away. - Author: Abbi Glines
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#44. Focus on our ignorance." She didn't quite grasp the concept. She'd never been ignorant. - Author: John Sandford
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#45. His kisses were hard and passionate, a controlled lack of restraint in every flick of his tongue, every grasp of his fingers. I pushed into him, feeling his erection against me. - Author: C.D. Reiss
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#46. To grasp love, I must grasp the fact that it is a creation of God and therefore it is forever beyond me. But the very fact that it is forever beyond me is the very thing that prompts me to forever pursue it. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
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#47. We'd better go," I say. "It's time for you to make Hmong babies."
Toua pulls free from my grasp. "You little
"
"Go. Further the great Flower Clan. The mountainous homeland will sing from your victorious loins."
"You're disgusting! - Author: Rose Christo
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#48. Fame lulls the fever of the soul, and makes Us feel that we have grasp'd an immortality. - Author: Joaquin Miller
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#49. Love is far better to know, even if it slips from your grasp or doesn't bear fruit like you'd hoped. People who say they regret love, true love, are just bitter liar. - Author: Elise Kova
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#50. The gun bounced so much in her shaky grasp that if she did fire, he'd likely be the one to catch the bullet. - Author: Cathy Skendrovich
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#51. But my anger was a slippery thing, like a fish I was trying to keep hold of, and it wiggled out of my grasp. - Author: Cynthia Hand
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#52. To those of you who study history, economics, sociology, literature and language I present the challenge of the utilization of the enormous resources in our grasp to the problem of creating a genuinely good life for yourselves and your children. - Author: Polykarp Kusch
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#53. Sometimes I don't understand how another can love her, is allowed to love her, since I love her so completely myself, so intensely, so fully, grasp nothing, know nothing, have nothing but her! - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#54. It did matter to get out of bed. There were webs to weave. Strings to grasp. Packages to deliver. Conversations to start. Thoughts to be expressed. Sams to slam into. Oceans to swim. And sad little men hiding in electrical sockets, waiting to be born of the human imagination. - Author: Bud Macfarlane Jr.
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#55. Man is very capable of imagining infinite happiness, and he should be able to grasp the infinity of space - I - Author: Walter Isaacson
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#56. You've always had a good grasp on what's right and wrong. You just have a hard time admitting that sometimes you choose the wrong. - Author: Jessica Sorensen
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#57. As we age we begin to grasp at youthful bliss like a life raft in a sea of harsh reality. - Author: Brad Herzog
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#58. You know you are getting old when yesterday turns out to be a fading memory you have difficulties recollecting, when today becomes a challenge that is hard to grasp and when tomorrow promises an uncertainty that you dread encountering. - Author: Janvier Chouteu-Chando
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#59. For love is held by the tie of obligation, which, because men are a sorry breed, is broken on every whisper of private interest; but fear is bound by the apprehension of punishment which never relaxes its grasp. - Author: Niccolo Machiavelli
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#60. Over and over again, we lift God out of our reach. Over and over, push Him beyond our grasp, yet still we stretch out our fingers and seek to touch Him.
But find nothing. - Author: Cherie Priest
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#61. Conditions are changing all the time, and to adapt one's thinking to the new conditions, one must study. Even those who have a better grasp of Marxism and are comparatively firm in their proletarian stand have to go on studying, have to absorb what is new and study new problems. - Author: Mao Zedong
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#62. Why don't you come with me?"
"Why? Where are you going?"
"Home. I've had enough. I hate England."
"Hate England?" It was too much to grasp, with a head full of searing headache. - Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
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#63. Every man is made to reach out beyond his grasp. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#64. All too often, when it comes to our own minds, we are surprisingly mindless. We sail on, blithely unaware of how much we are missing, of how little we grasp of our own thought process - and how much better we could be if only we'd taken the time to understand and to reflect. - Author: Maria Konnikova
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#65. He who has set his heart exclusively upon the pursuit of worldly welfare is always i a hurry, for he has but a limited time at his disposal to reach, to grasp, and to enjoy it. - Author: Alexis De Tocqueville
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#66. I'm fascinated by the fact that we can't grasp anything about time. - Author: Anthony Hopkins
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#67. It is a misfortune for a science to be born too late when the means of observation have become too perfect. That is what is happening at this moment with respect to physical chemistry; the founders are hampered in their general grasp by third and fourth decimal places. - Author: Henri Poincare
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#68. I cannot blame them, in truth, for desiring ... But they were like children, who have only just begun to grasp the idea of a thing. And like children, they had no notion of laboring to create, but only of having ... and no thought given to the cost, to others, of taking it. - Author: Jacqueline Carey
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#69. Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order. - Author: Josiah Royce
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#70. I wrote a book on grace, and grace is a free gift, but to receive the gift you have to have your hands open. And a lot of people don't have their hands open, there's something they're grasping because there's a lot of things to grasp in a prosperous country. - Author: Philip Yancey
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#71. I thought of Gatsby's wonder when he first picked out the green light at the end of Daisy's dock. He had come a long way to this lawn and his dream must have seemed so close that he could hardly fail to grasp it. He did not know that it was already behind him. [- Nick Carroway] - Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
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#72. My suggestion is that at each state the proper order of operation of the mind requires an overall grasp of what is generally known, not only in formal logical, mathematical terms, but also intuitively, in images, feelings, poetic usage of language, etc. - Author: David Bohm
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#73. Ahhhh ... I see. I think. Perhaps I don't. It may be easier to grasp if you presented it in a musical format. A lyrical song or two, accompanied by a whimsical dance to interpret the words. - Author: Nicole Sager
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#74. Table talk and amorous talk are equally impossible to grasp; amorous talk is all pretty bubbles, table talk, hot air. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#75. In his greediness, he counts all that he has clutched as nothing in comparison with what is beyond his grasp, and loses all pleasure in his actual possessions by longing after what he has not, yet covets. - Author: Bernard Of Clairvaux
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#76. You were upset. I hurt you. Something must have happened to make you stay away from me. Is that right?" His nose was pressed under my ear and I fought back another round of tears because he just didn't fully grasp it. He could have been repeating Sheila's words for all I knew.
"You're leaving. - Author: Amber L. Johnson
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#77. My entire life, I've never been able to understand the concept of not being happy or excited when others were successful or had something good happen to them. It quite honestly is a concept that I cannot grasp. - Author: Dan Pearce
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#78. To grasp the full significance of life is the actor's duty, to interpret it is his problem, and to express it his dedication. - Author: Marlon Brando
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#79. Whether we "spiritualize" our life or "secularize" our religion, whether we invite men to a spiritual banquet or simply join them at the secular one, the real life of the world, for which we are told God gave his only begotten Son, remains hopelessly beyond our religious grasp. - Author: Alexander Schmemann
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#80. A man does not really begin to be alive until he has lost himself, until he has released the anxious grasp which he normally holds upon his life, his property, his reputation and position. - Author: Alan W. Watts
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#81. Life is large. We cannot possibly grasp the whole of it in the few years that we have to live. What is vital? What is essential? What may we profitably let go? - Author: Anna Robertson Brown Lindsay
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#82. The trouble with ghostwriting is that it raises the issue of whether the president is in a state of diminished responsibility for what he says. Does he actually grasp the implications of the words he speaks? - Author: Jonathan Raban
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#83. The key to understanding the answer to any questions about guidance is having a clear grasp of what is three-dimensional. - Author: Elaine Seiler
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#84. If this world could only grasp the power of forgiveness. Being able to forgive someone breaks the cycle of bitterness and vengeance - Author: James Augustus St. John
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#85. Star Trek has brought so much of what I want within my grasp. - Author: DeForest Kelley
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#86. The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it. - Author: Colin Wilson
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#87. We only grasp the gospel when we understand, as Paul did, that we are the worst sinner we know (1 Timothy 1:15) - and that if Jesus came to die for us, there is no one that he would not die for. - Author: Timothy Keller
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#88. I could suddenly grasp that not ever having to think about what to wear was freedom, that a drastic stripping down to essentials in one's dress might also be a drastic enrichment of one's ability to focus on more important things. - Author: Kathleen Norris
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#89. Achievers are not scared to make mistakes or to fail because they are willing to learn from them. They are determined to start all over again and again until they grasp the concept. - Author: Euginia Herlihy
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#90. What is most decisive is God's Joy Project is not that we fully grasp it, but that our sovereign God fully grasps us. - Author: Tony Reinke
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#91. We were created to be full. When we're not filled with the good things Christ came to bring us, we will grasp at anything as a substitute. An unsatisfied soul is an accident waiting to happen. - Author: Beth Moore
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#92. I love information. I want to stay current. I don't want to be under-informed. But I'm busy. Sometimes, I need an instant overview of a situation that I can grasp in a second. - Author: David McCandless
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#93. The public has yet to see TV as TV. Broadcasters have no awareness of its potential. The movie people are just beginning to get a grasp on film. - Author: Marshall McLuhan
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#94. What exists in this heart is not imaginary. This hand would not grasp air in trying to hold you, nor this eye blind itself in searching for you in vain. - Author: Chrissy Moon
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#95. The idea of stardom was difficult to grasp. It was like being schizophrenic; there was her, the woman on television, and the real me. - Author: Jessica Savitch
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#96. Common sense is so very simple but very difficult to grasp. - Author: Mike Tyson
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#97. There was no way to grasp the reality of the present which slid away each second, invisible as air; reality only existed after the fact, in one's vision of the past. - Author: Paula Fox
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#98. When you would think,
"what was the use of it,"
you'll remember
something you can't grasp
and you'll wonder
what it was. - Author: Hilda Doolittle
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#99. Love one another, Jesus said. Sometimes it took a lifetime to learn how. Sometimes it took someone to hit rock bottom to make someone reach up and grasp hold and be lifted from the mire to stand on a firm foundation. - Author: Francine Rivers
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#100. Things and men have always a certain sense, a certain side by which they must be got hold of if one wants to obtain a solid grasp and a perfect command. - Author: Joseph Conrad
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