Knowing Someone's Name Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 36 Quotes About Knowing Someone's Name

#1. I was fine with that. The very idea of Death knowing my name made my skin crawl. Even if this particular Death was only one of many, and almost too pretty to look at. - Author: Rachel Vincent
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#2. People see you on TV every day, they start knowing your name. You know, I was always just the guy from Maroon 5 until I became myself. - Author: Adam Levine
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#3. It was, however, in keeping with the way my uncle conducted his life that he should reach his destination without knowing the name of the goal. - Author: Anthony Powell
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#4. Part of knowing who we are is knowing we are not someone else. And Jew is only the name we give to that stranger, the agony we cannot feel, the death we look at like a cold abstraction. Each man has his Jew; it is the other. - Author: Arthur Miller
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#5. As by knowing one tool of iron, dear one, we come to know all things made out of iron: that they differ only in name and form, while the stuff of which all are made is iron- so through that spiritual wisdom, dear one, we come to know that ll of life is one. - Author: Eknath Easwaran
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#6. Not knowing the name of the tree,
I stood in the flood
of its sweet scent. - Author: Matsuo Basho
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#7. How can you interview somebody about something fairly technical if you start on the wrong foot by not even knowing his name? - Author: Trevor McDonald
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#8. When nobody speaks your name, or even knows it, you, knowing it, must be the first to speak it. - Author: Marlon Riggs
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#9. She undresses in the paradise
of her memory
she is unaware of the fierce fate
of her visions
she fears not knowing how to name
what does not exist - Author: Alejandra Pizarnik
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#10. But there I have another name. You must learn to know me by that name. This was the very reason you were brought into Narnia, that by knowing me here for a little, you might know me better there. - Author: Reza Aslan
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#11. When a small group of people come together to relive the Salem witch hunts, God cries. For if anything is sorrowful to God, it is evil done in his name. When you find out you were not given the truth, how will you live with yourself? - Author: Shannon L. Alder
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#12. A book is like a large cemetery upon whose tombs one can no longer read the effaced names. On the other hand, sometimes one remembers well the name, without knowing if anything of the being, whose name it was, survives in these pages. - Author: Marcel Proust
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#13. The ability to name poetry's gestures and rhetorics isn't required to write or read them, any more than a painter needs to know the physics of color to bring forward a landscape. The eye and hand and ear know what they need to know. Some of us want to know more, because knowing pleases. - Author: Jane Hirshfield
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#14. I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something. - Author: Richard Feynman
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#15. O, how I faint when I of you do write, Knowing a better spirit doth use your name, And in the praise thereof spends all his might To make me tongue-tied speaking of your fame. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#16. All of us are infected today with an extraordinary egoism. And that is not freedom; freedom means learning to demand only of oneself, not of life and others, and knowing how to give: sacrifice in the name of love. - Author: Andrei Tarkovsky
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#17. When you long for blessings that you may not name, and when you grieve knowing not the cause, then indeed you are growing with all things that grow, and rising toward your greater self. - Author: Kahlil Gibran
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#18. Grandpa," I asked, "what good's it going to do us, knowing his name?" "It might do a lot of good," Grandpa said. "This trainer says that if you could make friends with that monkey he would probably do anything you wanted him to do." "Make friends with him!" I said. "Grandpa, I don't - Author: Wilson Rawls
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#19. Don't you?" said Moody quietly. "It's very simple, Karkaroff. Someone put Potter's name in that goblet knowing he'd have to compete if it came out. - Author: J.K. Rowling
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#20. HELPED are those who live in quietness, knowing neither brand name nor fad; they shall live every day as if in eternity, and each moment shall be as full as it is long. - Author: Alice Walker
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#21. You can work next to a guy for months without even knowing his name. - Author: Studs Terkel
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#22. But knowing a name and being offered a name are two very different things. Names can be very powerful things...and it is a pleasure to officially meet you. - Author: Piper Alexander
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#23. We have been lost to each other for so long. My name means nothing to you. My memory is dust. This is not your fault, or mine. The chain connecting mother to daughter was broken and the word passed to the keeping of men, who had no way of knowing. - Author: Anita Diamant
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#24. There is something obscure which is complete before heaven and earth arose; tranquil, quiet, standing alone without change, moving without peril. It could be the mother of everything. Not knowing its name, I call it Tao. - Author: Laozi
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#25. Katniss Everdeen owes her last name to Bathsheba Everdene, the lead character in 'Far From the Madding Crowd.' The two are very different, but both struggle with knowing their hearts. - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#26. He was suffering from wanderlust, complicated by the tension of knowing that he was rooted to this town by something as simple as his name. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#27. One of my students told me that every time she learns the name of a plant, she feels as if she is meeting someone new. Giving a name to something is a way of knowing it. - Author: Richard Louv
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#28. But most people will draw their own conclusions on learning that the dictator's official name, Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Wa Za Banga, translates as 'the cock who goes from hen to hen knowing no fatigue'. - Author: Jonathan Margolis
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#29. The difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something are worlds apart. - Author: Lionel Suggs
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#30. She winced, knowing what was to come, "Calpurnia." She closed her eyes again, embarrassed by the extravagant name - a name with which no one but a helplessly romantic mother with an unhealthy obsession with Shakespeare would have considered saddling a child. - Author: Sarah MacLean
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#31. I called it ignose, not knowing which carbohydrate it was. This name was turned down by my editor. 'God-nose' was not more successful, so in the end 'hexuronic acid' was agreed upon. To-day the substance is called 'ascorbic acid' and I will use this name. - Author: Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
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#32. I could trade without knowing the name of the market. - Author: Richard Dennis
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#33. We always felt divine in this place, tasting a desired view of the world, knowing a voracious appetite for the love that dare not speak its name, my soul sewn to your soul. Our fortunate embroidery. - Author: Lisa O'Donnell
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#34. There are many forms of love and affection, some people can spend their whole lives together without knowing each other's names. Naming is a difficult and time-consuming process; it concerns essences, and it means power. But on the wild nights who can call you home? Only the one who knows your name. - Author: Jeanette Winterson
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#35. It's worth knowing who's going to whisper your name when everyone else is screaming. - Author: Gregory Sherl
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#36. Kas was right: a woman could destroy a man. This one could do so, simply by knowing his name. She could do so, simply with her eyes. - Author: V.S. Carnes
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