Infirm Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 39 Infirm Quotes

#1. I came to serve you at the age of 28 and now I have not a hair on me that is not white, and my body is infirm and exhausted. All that was left to me and my brothers has been taken away and sold, even to the cloak that I wore, without hearing or trial, to my great dishonor. - Author: Christopher Columbus
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#2. The sunshine fails, the shadows grow more dreary,
And I am near to fall, infirm and weary. - Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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#3. At the end of the day, whether we find ourselves in the autumn of our years or not, we will all become infirm in the end but we should never let it limit our thinking. - Author: Abigail George
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#4. You are still despised and mocked,
A man too weak and infirm to be God,
A God too much man to call forth adoration. - Author: Khalil
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#5. I've personally demanded that tyrants let their people go. I've tried to feed the hungry, clothe the poor, protect the elderly and infirm, and defend the needy from the aggressively greedy. I've led a blessed life. What a kick for a kid from the projects. - Author: Gary Ackerman
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#6. Because I do not hope to know again
The infirm glory of the positive hour
Because I do not think
Because I know I shall not know
The one veritable transitory power - Author: T. S. Eliot
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#7. Satan takes occasion of the frailty of the bodily temple and says, 'Now you know you cannot do that; you are so infirm, you cannot concentrate your mind,' etc. Never allow bodily infirmities to hinder you obeying the commands of Jesus. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#8. I should protect and cherish the young, the old, and the infirm, because at some point I would be all of these things before my own journey ended. - Author: Craig Johnson
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#9. But war's a game, which, were their subjects wise, Kings should not play at. Nations would do well To extort their truncheons from the puny hands Of heroes, whose infirm and baby minds Are gratified with mischief, and who spoil, Because men suffer it, their toy the world. - Author: William Cowper
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#10. The attempt to justify and rationalize the death of a whole nation, including women, children, the old and infirm, must itself be considered a crime against humanity. - Author: Taner Akcam
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#11. There is nothing truly beautiful but that which can never be of any use whatsoever; everything useful is ugly, for it is the expression of some need, and man's needs are ignoble and disgusting like his own poor and infirm nature. The most useful place in a house is the water-closet. - Author: Theophile Gautier
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#12. You can't help getting older, but you can help yourself from becoming old and infirm, in mind as well as body. - Author: Joan Collins
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#13. I should grow sad to think that such among them as I sometimes meet with in my daily walks are scarcely less infirm than I; that time has brought us to a level; and that all distinctions fade and vanish as we take our trembling steps towards the grave. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#14. The harvest of this world is to the resolute, and he that is infirm of purpose is ground betwixt the upper and the nether millstone - Author: Eric Rucker Eddison
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#15. Memories can bring comfort to the old and infirm, but memories can also be implacable foes, a malicious army of temporal ghosts forever pillaging the long-sought-after peace of our twilight years. - Author: Rick Yancey
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#16. Organized shuffleboard has always filled me with dread. Everything about it suggests infirm senescence and death: it's a game played on the skin of a void, and the rasp of the sliding puck is the sound of that skin getting abraded away bit by bit. - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#17. People who watch morning television are elderly, infirm or emotionally immature. - Author: Roy Hattersley
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#18. Don't program yourself to break down as you age with thoughts that decline is inevitable. Time may be passing for our bodies, but because they house our ageless souls, we never need to see ourselves as old and infirm. - Author: Wayne Dyer
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#19. A Queen, or a Prime Minister's secretary may be shot at in London, as we know; and probably there is no person eminent in literature or otherwise who has not been the object of some infirm brain or another. But in America the evil is sadly common. - Author: Harriet Martineau
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#20. As pressure grows to ease the financial burden on social security, pressure will also grow to eliminate the elderly and infirm to 'free up' more money for the 'fit' and those who contribute more than they take from society. - Author: Cal Thomas
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#21. Tell all the Truth but tell it slant
Success in Circuit lies
Too bright for our infirm Delight
The Truth's superb surprise
As Lightning to the Children eased
With explanation kind
The Truth must dazzle gradually
Or every man be blind
- Author: Emily Dickinson
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#22. It's raining in Washington tonight. Plump, warm summer rain that covers the sidewalks with leopard spots. Downtown, elderly ladies carry their houseplants out to set them on the fire-escapes, as if they were infirm relatives or Boy Kings. I like that. - Author: Alan Moore
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#23. Infirm of purpose! Give me the daggers: the sleeping and the dead are but as pictures: 'tis the eye of childhood that fears a painted devil - Author: William Shakespeare
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#24. I think that no matter how old or infirm I may become, I will always plant a large garden in the spring. Who can resist the feelings of hope and joy that one gets from participating in nature's rebirth? - Author: Edward Giobbi
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#25. A strong memory is commonly coupled with infirm judgment. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#26. All the same, they [young, twenty-somethings] can't help feeling that the aged and even the infirm have somehow elected that condition ... or have as it were been assigned those roles ... so that they ... can play their youthful-energetic, all but immutable selves. - Author: John Barth
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#27. The necessity of loyalty between friends, the responsibility that the strong owe the infirm, the illusion of ill-gotten gain, the rewards of hard work, honesty, and trust-these are enduring truths glimpsed and judged first through the imagination, first through art. - Author: Michael Dorris
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#28. Without the Spirit man is so infirm that he cannot, with all other means whatsoever, be enabled to think one right saving thought of God, of Christ, or of his blessed things. - Author: John Bunyan
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#29. Nothing is truly beautiful unless it cannot be used for anything; everything that is useful is ugly because it is the expression of some need, and those of man are ignoble and disgusting, like his poor and infirm nature. - Author: Theophile Gautier
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#30. Whereas in the old days one acquired eternal happiness by the grace of God, now too often the eternal happiness seems to have become like an aged and infirm pensioner who sustains his life in the house of the rich on the wretched crust of poverty. - Author: Soren Kierkegaard
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#31. The United States prides itself on being the richest country in the world. Yet we can't balance the budget, pay for education, or take care of the aged and infirm. - Author: Paul Hawken
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#32. Continue to plant a kiss of concern on the cheek of the sick and the aged and infirm and count that actions as natural and to be expected. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#33. And as it is the most generous souls who have most gratitude, it is those who have most pride, and who are most base and infirm, who most allow themselves to be carried away by anger and hatred. - Author: Rene Descartes
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#34. The way was long, the wind was cold, The Minstrel was infirm and old; His withered cheek, and tresses gray, Seemed to have know a better day. - Author: Walter Scott
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#35. I know more about what it's like to be elderly and infirm and kind of stupid, the way you get forgetful, but on the other hand I'm a littler, wiser, dare we say? The word 'wisdom' has kind of faded out of our vocabulary, but yeah, I'm a little wiser. - Author: John Updike
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#36. I, the infirm, find myself caring for the sorrows and fears of the well. - Author: Russ Ramsey
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#37. 681Nor do you escape, my friend.No, indeed.You,too,are among the infirm- you are the dreamer,the madman in a madder world( ... )You're bright enough- ( ... ) But you have the taint,the old infirmity. You think there's something here,something to find. Well in the world,you'd learn soon enough. - Author: John Edward Williams
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#38. The sword is very handsome. I am too old and infirm, as you see, to ever use a sword again, but I am glad that my old mother state has not entirely forgotten me. - Author: George Rogers Clark
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#39. The delicate and infirm go for sympathy, not to the well and buoyant, but to those who have suffered like themselves. - Author: Catharine Beecher
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