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#1. To talk of humans as 'transcendent' is not to ascribe to them spiritual properties. It is, rather, to recognize that as subjects we have the ability to transform our selves, our natures, our world - an ability denied to any other physical being. - Author: Kenan Malik
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#2. My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass: DEU32:03 Because I will publish the name of the LORD: ascribe ye greatness unto our God. - Author: Anonymous
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#3. Yet an estimated 99 percent of people who have a problem with eating gluten don't even know it. They ascribe their ill health or symptoms to something else-not gluten sensitivity, which is 100 percent curable. - Author: Mark Hyman, M.D.
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#4. The first cause of Absurd conclusions I ascribe to the want of Method. - Author: Thomas Hobbes
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#5. We ascribe to God. We don't add to Him. - Author: John Piper
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#6. The gods to each ascribe a differing lot: Some enter at the portal. Some do not! - Author: Ford Madox Ford
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#7. Our remedies oft in ourselves do lie Which we ascribe to heaven; the fated sky Gives us free scope; and only backward pulls Our slow designs when we ourselves are dull. How much I could do if I only tried. * (1803-1873) English dramatist, novelist, and politician. - Author: Napoleon Hill
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#8. One should not ascribe the evil deeds of individual leaders or political regimes to an innate fault of the Russian people and their country. - Author: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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#9. God help us! it is a foolish little thing, this human life, at the best; and it is half ridiculous and half pitiful to see what importance we ascribe to it, and to its little ornaments and distinctions. - Author: Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey
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#10. When historical relationships are taken into account, it is difficult to ascribe the house price bubble either to monetary policy or to the broader macroeconomic environment. - Author: Ben Bernanke
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#11. Racism - the need to ascribe bone-deep features to people and then humiliate, reduce, and destroy them - inevitably follows from this inalterable condition. In - Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
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#12. Rees's First Law of Quotations: When in doubt, ascribe all quotations to George Bernard Shaw. - Author: Nigel Rees
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#13. We often think that language mirrors the world in which we live, and I find that's not true. The language actually makes the world in which we live. Language is not - I mean, things don't have any mutable value by themselves; we ascribe them a value. - Author: Chris Abani
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#14. People have a natural tendency to anthropomorphize their pets, to ascribe human perceptions and intentions to the animal where none exist - Author: Dean Koontz
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#15. To worship is to ascribe to God things that are true about him until we actually believe that truth and live according to it. - Author: Mark Buchanan
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#16. It doesn't matter what tradition you come from, what religion you have or don't, what culture you were brought up in or what God you ascribe to: Faith is worthwhile as it helps us to be kinder, more generous, more loving and forgiving people. - Author: Charity Sunshine Tillemann-Dick
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#17. America was never innocent. We popped our cherry on the boat over and looked back with no regrets. You can't ascribe our fall from grace to any single event or set of circumstances. You can't lose what you lacked at conception. - Author: James Ellroy
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#18. As soon as you start to talk about your own mannerisms, you are screwed. Because if you are aware of your own mannerisms, or beyond that even what makes any one thing funny to people, I really ascribe to that that if you start deconstructing it too much, it is immediately not funny. - Author: Steve Carell
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#19. We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly answers its end; which stands related to all things; which is the mean of many extremes. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#20. Those speak foolishly who ascribe their anger or their impatience to such as offend them or to tribulation. Tribulation does not make people impatient, but proves that they are impatient. So everyone may learn from tribulation how his heart is constituted. - Author: Martin Luther
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#21. Never ascribe to conspiracy that which can be attributed to ignorance. - Author: Penn Jillette
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#22. To make judgements about great and lofty things, a soul of the same stature is needed; otherwise we ascribe to them that vice which is our own. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#23. URBANITY, n. The kind of civility that urban observers ascribe to dwellers in all cities but New York. Its commonest expression is heard in the words, "I beg your pardon," and it is not consistent with disregard of the rights of others. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#24. You will not dishonor the divine perfections by judgments unworthy of them, provided you never judge of Him by yourself, provided you do not ascribe to the Creator the imperfections and limitations of created beings. - Author: Nicolas Malebranche
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#25. As a man thinketh
Our remedies in ourselves do lie
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#26. I ascribe my change wholly to God. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#27. This is plainly to ascribe divinity to 'free will.' - Author: John Calvin
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#28. I don't know why it is that the religious never ascribe common sense to God. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#29. Country people tend to consider that they have a corner on righteousness and to distrust most manifestations of cleverness, while people in the city are leery of righteousness but ascribe to themselves all manner of cleverness. - Author: Edward Hoagland
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#30. ASPERSE, v.t. Maliciously to ascribe to another vicious actions which one has not had the temptation and opportunity to commit. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#31. All true definitions of art are circular, and all untrue definitions of art ascribe to it a specific function. A - Author: Julian Barnes
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#32. It is tempting to ascribe Katrina, Rita and now Wilma to global warming effects, but I am not sure that would pass statistical muster. - Author: Kerry Emanuel
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#33. Ascribe not to any soul that which thou wouldst not have ascribed to thee, and say not that which though doest not. - Author: Baha'u'llah
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#34. Giving glory is a natural human response to witnessing greatness, which is why our world is infatuated with celebrities. We are addicted to greatness. And when we see it, we ascribe worth and value to it. Our - Author: J.R. Vassar
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#35. If any man doth ascribe of salvation, even the very least, to the free will of man, he knoweth nothing of grace, and he hath not learnt Jesus Christ aright. - Author: Martin Luther
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#36. Resist the temptation to ascribe motive, because you really don't know - and it gets in the way of being able to reach a consensus on things that matter to you and to many other people. - Author: Joe Biden
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#37. I realized you don't need to belong to any fuckin' edifice or ascribe to any dogma to have a relationship with God, to be a good person. You just have to be a good person. - Author: Ron Perlman
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#38. Let us then ascribe the whole work of grace to the pleasure of God's Will. God did not choose us because we were worthy, but by choosing us He makes us worthy. - Author: Thomas Watson
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#39. We ascribe meanings because it is our nature to do so..We can no more see a thing without searching for a meaning than we can see a snag in a robe without pulling on the loose thread. - Author: Kij Johnson
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#40. Pride is not a word or sentiment I can ascribe to anything I have done or do. As far as regret, it is a luxury I can not afford. Anything I did, that was bad or wrong or regretful, I stand accused, I am guilty and I'm ready to serve my time. - Author: Henry Rollins
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#41. Yes, President Young did teach that Adam was the father of our spirits, and all the related things that the cultists ascribe to him. This [i.e., Brigham Young's teaching on Adam], however, is not true. He expressed views that are out of harmony with the gospel. - Author: Bruce R. McConkie
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#42. I can easily conceive, most Holy Father, that as soon as some people learn that in this book which I have written concerning the revolutions of the heavenly bodies, I ascribe certain motions to the Earth, they will cry out at once that I and my theory should be rejected. - Author: Nicolaus Copernicus
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#43. It is not arrogance to appreciate what Allah has blessed you with; arrogance is to ascribe those blessings to yourself. - Author: Abu Ammaar Yasir Qadhi
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#44. When you get fat, you get a new personality. You can't help it. Complete strangers ascribe it to you. - Author: Hilary Mantel
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#45. Whatever character our theology may ascribe to him, in reality God is the infinite ideal of Man, towards whom men move in their collective growth, with whom they seek their union of love as individuals, in whom they find their ideal of father, friend and beloved. - Author: Rabindranath Tagore
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#46. Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the movements which I ascribe to the Earth, in order that this book might contain, as it were, the general scheme of the universe. - Author: Nicolaus Copernicus
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#47. The land is not old. It only changes, becoming one thing and the next. We are the ones who ascribe age, the brevity of our lives demanding a beginning, middle and end. - Author: Craig Childs
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#48. Moreover, a true Christian will not ascribe any prosperity to his own diligence, industry, or good fortune, but he will acknowledge that God is the author of it. - Author: John Calvin
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#49. [Some] Americans are generally incapable of perceiving class differences among blacks and are quick to ascribe antisocial underclass behavior to all African Americans. - Author: Leon Dash
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#50. The laws of conscience, though we ascribe them to nature, actually come from custom. - Author: Michel De Montaigne
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#51. Let them understand above all that the artist works from necessity; that he, too, is a minute element of the world to whom one should ascribe no more importance than so many things in nature which charm us but which we do not explain to ourselves. - Author: Pablo Picasso
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#52. Our very best friends have a tincture of jealousy even in their friendship; and when they hear us praised by others, will ascribe it to sinister and interested motives if they can. - Author: Charles Caleb Colton
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#53. One little human truth is that opinionated people don't hold much with other people's opinions, and it is a great pleasure to some of them to be able to ascribe incurable defects, such as belonging to a certain sex; or base motives, or lack of understanding, to anyone whose views they disagree with. - Author: Katherine Anne Porter
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#54. Ready are we all to cry out and ascribe motives when our toes are pinched. - Author: Abraham Lincoln
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#55. Most people are perpetually locked in the present. Their decisions are overly influenced by the most immediate event; they easily become emotional and ascribe greater significance to a problem than it should have in reality. - Author: Robert Greene
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#56. All things show up in the world according to the purposes we ascribe to them. - Author: Marianne Williamson
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#57. Above all, ascribe no decent motives to the federal government. Always and everywhere, it is the enemy of truth. - Author: Llewellyn Rockwell
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#58. People ascribe a certain kind of silliness to the movie business. Everybody feels like, "In the movies, they do crazy stuff." - Author: Ben Affleck
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#59. I believe that a triangle, if it could speak, would say that God is eminently triangular, and a circle that the divine nature is eminently circular; and thus would every one ascribe his own attributes to God. - Author: Baruch Spinoza
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#60. It is a great presumption to ascribe our successes to our own management, and not to esteem ourselves upon any blessing, rather as it is the bounty of heaven, than the acquisition of our own prudence. - Author: Joseph Addison
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#61. As a person, I do ascribe to a lot of magical thinking myself. - Author: Lauren Groff
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#62. Though beauty gives you a weird sense of entitlement, it's rather frightening and threatening to have others ascribe such importance to something you know you're just renting for a while. - Author: Candice Bergen
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#63. Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence. - Author: Unknown
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#64. There has been a wonderful alteration in my mind, in respect to the doctrine of God's sovereignty. ... The doctrine has very often appeared exceeding pleasant, bright and sweet. Absolute sovereignty is what I love to ascribe to God. JONATHAN EDWARDS - Author: John Piper
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#65. The generality of men are so accustomed to judge of things by their senses that, because the air is indivisible, they ascribe but little to it, and think it but one remove from nothing. - Author: Robert Boyle
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#66. What's at the core of your desire to run a marathon? Couple this journey with value beyond miles. The meaning you ascribe to your effort crystalizes your motivation and fuels your commitment to stay the course and go the distance. - Author: Gina Greenlee
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#67. I ascribe a basic importance to the phenomenon of language. To speak means to be in a position to use a certain syntax, to grasp the morphology of this or that language, but it means above all to assume a culture, to support the weight of a civilization. - Author: Frantz Fanon
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#68. When the darkness is seen as a necessary prelude to the creative light, one is less likely to ascribe frustration to personal inadequacy or label it as bad. - Author: Daniel Goleman
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#69. Everybody uses labels: they give you a handle on things - an over-simplified handle, sure, but without labels, without ads, without words, the world would be an indistinguishable mass, a blur. You can hope, maybe, that people ascribe so many labels to you that none wins out - Author: Vito Acconci
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#70. The vain.- We are like shop windows in which we are continually arranging, concealing or illuminating the supposed qualities other ascribe to us - in order to deceive ourselves. - Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
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#71. Common and vulgar people ascribe all ills that they feel to others; people of little wisdom ascribe to themselves; people of much wisdom, to no one. - Author: Epictetus
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#72. Since we can produce all types of light by means of hot bodies, we can ascribe, to the radiation in thermal equilibrium with hot bodies, the temperature of these bodies, and thus every radiation, even that issuing from a phosphorescent body, has a certain temperature for every colour. - Author: Wilhelm Wien
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#73. I don't ascribe to any particular style or period. - Author: Lisa Marie Presley
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#74. We are indeed apt to ascribe certain faults to the place or to the time; but those faults will follow us, no matter how we change our place. - Author: Seneca.
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#75. You sometimes speak of gravity as essential and inherent to matter. Pray do not ascribe that notion to me, for the cause of gravity is what I do not pretend to know, and therefore would take more time to consider of it. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#76. Gravity may put the planets into motion, but without the divine Power, it could never put them into such a circulating motion as they have about the Sun; and therefore, for this as well as other reasons, I am compelled to ascribe the frame of this System to an intelligent Agent. - Author: Isaac Newton
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#77. It strikes me that religion - in its essence - seeks to take natural events and ascribe supernatural causes to them. I, however, seek to take supernatural events and find the natural meanings behind them. Perhaps that is the final dividing line between science and religion. Opposite sides of a card. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#78. We cut nature up, organize it into concepts, and ascribe significances as we do, largely because we are parties to an agreement to organize it in this way - an agreement that holds through our speech community and is codified in the patterns of our language. - Author: Benjamin Lee Whorf
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#79. Perhaps the most dangerous people in the world are the ones who believe in right and wrong but what they ascribe to as "right" and "wrong" is completely insane. They are bad with the conviction that they are good. That idea is the impetus behind evil. - Author: Heather O'Neill
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#80. If science has no country, the scientist should have one, and ascribe to it the influence which his works may have in this world. - Author: Louis Pasteur
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#81. It was like making a blunder at a party; there was nothing to do about it, it was dreadfully mortifying, but it showed a lack of sense to ascribe too much importance to it. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#82. Don't ascribe to evil what can be attributed to well-intentioned stupidity. - Author: James A. Owen
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#83. I ascribe to Mark Twain's theory that the last person who should be President is the one who wants it the most. The one who should be picked is the one who should be dragged kicking and screaming into the White House. - Author: Bill Hicks
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#84. Never ascribe to an opponent motives meaner than your own. - Author: James M. Barrie
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#85. Anything that we think is incredible and beautiful and wonderful, we ascribe to something that we don't know what it is. - Author: Chris Martin
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#86. You can't ascribe great cosmic significance to a simple earthly event. Coincidence. That's all anything ever is. Nothing more than coincidence. - Author: Scott Neustadter
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#87. The inner world is very potent for me - I don't ascribe to any God or Jesus or Buddha - I just have a sense of it and revere it along with the natural world and human consciousness. - Author: Annie Lennox
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#88. Some, who doubt that the Bible is the true Word of God, doubt it because they are unwilling to ascribe to God anything they cannot themselves achieve. - Author: Billy Graham
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#89. I am already sensible of decay in the power of walking, and find my memory not so faithful as it used to be. This may be partly owing to the incessant current of new matter flowing constantly through it; but I ascribe to years their share in it also. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#90. We ascribe value to him (the literal meaning of the word "worship") based not on who he is, but on what he can do for us. - Author: Skye Jethani
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#91. It is fair to say there are individuals in the United States who ascribe to al-Qaeda-type beliefs. - Author: Janet Napolitano
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#92. Schizophrenia is the name for a condition that most psychiatrists ascribe to patients they call schizophrenic. - Author: R.D. Laing
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#93. When we ascribe credit for an invention, determining who should be most noted by history, one criterion is looking at whose contributions turned out to have the most influence. - Author: Walter Isaacson
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#94. Space-time is not necessarily something to which one can ascribe a separate existence, independently of the actual objects of physical reality. Physical objects are not in space, but these objects are spatially extended. In this way the concept "empty space" loses its meaning. - Author: Albert Einstein
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#95. The web of this world is woven of Necessity and Chance. Woe to him who has accustomed himself from his youth up to find something necessary in what is capricious, and who would ascribe something like reason to Chance and make a religion of surrendering to it. - Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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#96. Americans believe in the reality of "race" as a defined, indubitable feature of the natural world. Racism - the need to ascribe bone-deep features to people and then humiliate, reduce, and destroy them - inevitably follows from this inalterable condition. - Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
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#97. Some honor Cummings as the granddaddy of all American innovators in poetry and ascribe to him a diverse progeny that includes virtually any poet who considers the page a field and allows silence to be part of poetry's expressiveness. - Author: Billy Collins
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#98. There we go, I see a human and immediately ascribe to them a pronoun and a sexuality. Be the change. - Author: Mark William Lindberg
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#99. Newspapers ascribe the word "climber" to any person who falls in the mountains or off a rock. To refer to anyone who falls in the mountains as ... a climber ... is as factual as to say that anyone who sits down at a piano is a pianist. - Author: Pat Ament
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#100. Surely in Judas' betrayal it will be no more right, because God both willed that his Son be delivered up, and delivered him up to death, to ascribe the guilt of the crime to God than to transfer the credit for redemption to Judas. - Author: John Calvin
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