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#1. The numbers matter: underreporting of Lyme disease obscures the true burden of the illnesses, on individuals as well as on health-care systems. It also makes it harder to convince Congress to fund research. - Author: Michael Specter
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#2. To feminine eyes a man's prestige, or his fame, envelops him in a luminous haze which obscures his faults. The triumphs of an aviator, an actor, a football player, an orator are often responsible for the beginning of a love affair. - Author: Andre Maurois
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#3. Poverty is a veil that obscures the face of greatness. An appeal is a mask covering the face of tribulation. - Author: Khalil Gibran
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#4. In law, what plea so tainted and corrupts, but being seasoned with a gracious voice obscures the show of evil. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#5. That sort of overintellectualization obscures the patterns of the Wild Woman and the instinctual nature of women. - Author: Clarissa Pinkola Estes
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#6. Adolescence was only recognised as a life stage in the early 20th century, when psychologists got down to work. Today's generational battle obscures the fact that adulthood is happening later. A new transitional stage has emerged after adolescence: the twenties. - Author: Jane Ridley
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#7. The past and the present, might we say, go like this. The future is a maybe. Yet we look back on the darkness that obscures the path that brought us fair, we only come up with another indefinite maybe. The only thing we perceive with any clarity is the present moment, and even that just passes by. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#8. Error handling is important, but if it obscures logic, it's wrong. - Author: Robert C. Martin
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#9. NO!" Raffe grips me as if he can bind my soul to my body. An upside-down view of the doorway shows up in my field of vision. Smoke waft through it.
Although the pain obscures Raffe's warmth, I feel the presure of his hug, the rocking of our bodies back and forth as he repeats the word, "No. - Author: Susan Ee
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#10. Faith doesn't move mountains, Detective. It just obscures the view. - Author: Corey Redekop
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#11. Drama often obscures the real issues - Author: Jenny Holzer
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#12. Worry adds no hours to a day, nor happiness to a smile, so it is not worth succumbing to, especially when it obscures the sight of potential. - Author: Johnathan Jena
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#13. Christians can never sin cheaply; they pay a heavy price for iniquity. Transgression destroys peace of mind, obscures fellowship with Jesus, hinders prayer, brings darkness over the soul; therefore be not the serf and bondman of sin. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#14. Do not seek solace in alcohol. Alcohol obscures good judgment and leaves you unable to think clearly or understand what God is trying to say to you. - Author: Billy Graham
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#15. The picture we present to ourselves of who we think we ought to be obscures who we really are. - Author: Mark Epstein
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#16. It occurs to Blanche that English doesn't have French's useful distinction between libre, meaning that something's unconstrained, and gratuit, meaning that it costs nothing. Free thought, free speech, free love: the English word that Arthur was so fond of obscures the price of things. - Author: Emma Donoghue
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#17. I have an idea of who I wish I were, and that obscures my understanding of who I actually am. Sometimes I pretend even to myself to enjoy activities that I don't really enjoy, such as shopping, or to be interested in subjects that don't much interest me, such as foreign policy. - Author: Gretchen Rubin
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#18. Sin is whatever obscures the soul. - Author: Andre Gide
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#19. An instrument that sometimes expresses thought, sometimes obscures thought, but most often replaces thought. - Author: Evan Esar
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#20. A house for wisdom, a field for revelation.
Speak to the stars, and the stars answer. At first the visible obscures:
Go where the light is. - Author: Theodore Roethke
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#21. You know that you are. Don't burden yourself with names, just be. Any name or shape you give yourself obscures your real nature. - Author: Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj
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#22. Religious faith obscures uncertainty where uncertainty ... exists, allowing the unknown, the implausible, and the ... false to achieve primacy over the facts. - Author: Sam Harris
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#23. A story of particular facts is a mirror which obscures and distorts that which should be beautiful; poetry is a mirror which makes beautiful that which it distorts. - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#24. Normative Christian theology has enshrined a doctrine that obscures the truth in the scriptures. God is in a box and theologians scramble to preserve the box. It appears to be an attempt to rescue God from the shame of a creation-gone-bad. - Author: Leo Hare
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#25. Hate obscures all distinctions. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#26. The arts shows that you're civilized, and it makes life sweet. So you can exist and you can buy more things and you can be more - we're dealing with a form of commercialism that obscures a prior relationship to quality, and it's a national problem. - Author: Wynton Marsalis
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#27. We do not build or create a spiritual consciousness; we merely get rid of all that obscures our pure vision - Author: Roy Davis
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#28. Life the veil that obscures the heart, and there you will find what you are looking for. - Author: Kabir
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#29. How beautiful is night! A dewy freshness fills the silent air; No mist obscures, nor cloud, nor speck, nor stain, Breaks the serene of heaven. - Author: Robert Southey
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#30. The icon is transparent as a representation of the special reality it depicts; an idol replaces and obscures that reality ... but the difference between icon and idol is purely subjective. - Author: Kathleen Raine
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#31. The euphoria around economic booms often obscures the possibility for a bust, which explains why leaders typically miss the warning signs. - Author: Andrew Ross Sorkin
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#32. Conventional English usage, including the generic use of masculine-gender words, often obscures the actions, the contributions, and sometimes the very presence of women. Turning our backs on that insight is an option, of course, but it is an option like teaching children that the world is flat. - Author: Casey Miller
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#33. It's very hard to keep personal prejudice out of a thing like this. And no matter where you run into it, prejudice obscures the truth. - Author: Reginald Rose
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#34. The first thing we notice about our story is that we can't really see the solid outlines of it
it seems bathed in something of its own. It is wrapped in an atmosphere. This is what makes it shine, perhaps, as well as what initially obscures its plain, real shape. - Author: Eudora Welty
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#35. Identifying Israel with Jewry obscures the existence of the small but important post-Zionist movement in Israel, including the philosophers Adi Ophir and Anat Biletzki, the sociologist Uri Ram, the professor of theatre Avraham Oz and the poet Yitzhak Laor. - Author: Judith Butler
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#36. Mystery is the antagonist of truth. It is a fog of human invention, that obscures truth, and represents it in distortion. - Author: Thomas Paine
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#37. Every duty we omit obscures some truth we should have known. - Author: John Ruskin
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#38. It is ... marvellous ... to have a period of apparent fanaticism. No obstacle can discourage you. The single vision of your quest obscures defeat and lifts you over mountainous difficulties. - Author: Margaret Sanger
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#39. Carefully purify your conscience from daily faults; suffer no sin to dwell in your heart; small as it may seem, it obscures the light of grace, weighs down the soul, and hinders that constant communion with Jesus Christ which it should be your pleasure to cultivate. - Author: Francois Fenelon
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#40. Fear of corporal punishment obscures children's awareness of the compassion underlying the parent's demands. - Author: Marshall B. Rosenberg
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#41. Group personification obscures, rather than illuminates, important political questions. - Author: Tom G. Palmer
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#42. Life and the world, or whatever we call that which we are and feel, is an astonishing thing. The mist of familiarity obscures from us the wonder of our being. We are struck with admiration at some of its transient modifications, but it is itself the great miracle. - Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley
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#43. Racism is a phenomenal thing; it is like a thick mist that obscures the vision and judgement of even great minds. - Author: J. Nozipo Maraire
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#44. That's the way life is: meaning is always there, but there is no clearly given way of decoding it. Conventional cinema obscures this with an easy reduction of meaning to plot and schematic characters. - Author: Lenny Abrahamson
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#45. Whatever weakens your reason, impairs the tenderness of your conscience, obscures your sense of God, or takes off the relish for spiritual things then it is sin for you, however, innocent it may be in itself. - Author: Susanna Wesley
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#46. Photography concentrates one's eye on the superficial. For that reason it obscures the hidden life which glimmers through the outlines of things like a play of light and shade. One can't catch that even with the sharpest lens. - Author: Franz Kafka
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#47. Of course, disinformation," Quinn said. "I can do that. I'll leave out critical events, then I'll put in false information and twist everything that has happened around into a vague, shadowy history that obscures what really took place. - Author: Terry Goodkind
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#48. What is the sign of every literary decadence? That life no longer dwells in the whole. The word becomes sovereign and leaps out of the sentence, the sentence reaches out and obscures the meaning of the page, the page gains life at the expense of the whole - the whole is no longer a whole. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#49. E'en Beauty mourns in her decaying bower,
That Time upon her angel brow should set
His crooked autograph, and mar the jet
Of glossy locks. Lo! how her chaplet green,
The hoar frost and the canker worm destroy.
Decay's dull film obscures those matchless eyes. - Author: Isaac McLellan
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#50. The sad thing about doping is how much it obscures our appreciation of greatness. - Author: Malcolm Gladwell
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#51. When a man dies, his secrets bond like crystals, like frost on a window. His last breath obscures the glass. - Author: Anne Michaels
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#52. Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures. - Author: Jessamyn West
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#53. Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures. - Author: Jessamyn West
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#54. Ascribing racial animus to people who are trying to safeguard democratic integrity is a crude yet effective political tactic that obscures the truth. But there's something even worse than name-calling: legal interference from Washington with valid laws. - Author: Edwin Meese
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#55. Hatred obscures all distinctions. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#56. Intense feeling too often obscures the truth. - Author: Harry S. Truman
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#57. This is what technology wants, it wants to be a symptom. Like all psychological symptoms, it obscures a problem by "solving" it without addressing it. - Author: Sherry Turkle
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#58. The arrow of time obscures memory of both past and future circumstance with innumerable fallacies, the least trivial of which is perception. - Author: Ashim Shanker
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#59. Literalism involves a fundamental misconception of the mental processes of biblical man and ignorance of his modes of self-expression. It thus misrepresents the purport of the narrative, obscures the meaningful and enduring in it and destroys its relevancy. - Author: Nahum M. Sarna
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#60. A church can ignore the culture only until, as the divorce culture did in the past, that culture reshapes the church in a way that obscures the gospel itself. - Author: Russell D. Moore
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#61. To become wholly compassionate requires us to open our eyes and hearts, to behold the pain and exploitation our culture obscures, to arouse deadened emotions, and to rise above our egos. - Author: Joanne Stepaniak
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#62. There are two kinds of light - the glow that illuminates, and the glare that obscures. - Author: James Thurber
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#63. Loyalty it is a pestilential thing in crime. Again and again it obscures the truth. - Author: Agatha Christie
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#64. Endless drama in a group clouds consciousness. Too much noise overwhelms the senses. Continual input obscures genuine insight. Do not substitute sensationalism for learning. - Author: John Heider
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#65. The relativists' stance is extremely condescending: it treats a complex society as a monolith, obscures the conflicts within it, and takes its most obscurantist factions as spokespeople for the whole. - Author: Alan Sokal
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#66. Treating feminism like it's a personal accessory that just isn't appropriate anymore obscures the places where feminism hasn't made strides for people who still need it. - Author: Andi Zeisler
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#67. The understanding of some men is clear, that of others brilliant. The former illumines its surroundings; the latter obscures them. - Author: Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach
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#68. Peace comes when there is no cloud between us and God. Peace is the consequence of forgiveness, God's removal of that which obscures His face and so breaks union with Him. - Author: Charles Brent
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#69. The language that reveals also obscures. - Author: Wendell Berry
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#70. Science ... is part and parcel of our knowledge and obscures our insight only when it holds that the understanding given by it is the only kind there is. - Author: Carl Jung
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