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Dean Inge Quotes and Sayings

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The wisdom of the wise is an uncommon degree of common sense.
- Dean Inge

Related topics: Wisdom

Faith is an act of rational choice, which determines
us to act as if certain things were true,
and in the confident expectation that they will prove to be true.
- Dean Inge

The soul is dyed with the color of its leisure thoughts.
- Dean Inge

A cat can be trusted to purr when she is pleased,
which is more than can be said for human beings.
- Dean Inge

 

Bereavement is the deepest initiation into the mysteries of human life,
an initiation more searching and profound than even happy love.
- Dean Inge

Action is the normal completion of the act of will which begins as prayer.
That action is not always external, but it is always
some kind of effective energy.
- Dean Inge

Let none of us delude himself by supposing that honesty
is always the best policy.
It is not.
- Dean Inge

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I have no fear that the candle lighted in Palestine
years ago will ever be put out.
- Dean Inge

A good government remains the greatest of human blessings
and no nation has ever enjoyed it.
- Dean Inge

Faith always contains an element of risk,
of venture; and we are impelled to make the venture
by the affinity and attraction which we feel in ourselves.
- Dean Inge

All faith consists essentially in the recognition of
a world of spiritual values behind,
yet not apart from, the world of natural phenomena.
- Dean Inge

The proper time to influence the character of a child
is about a hundred years before he is born.
- Dean Inge

The wise man is he who knows the relative value of things.
- Dean Inge

It was said that Mr. Gladstone could persuade most people of most things,
and himself of anything.
- Dean Inge

Don't get up from the feast of life without paying for your share of it.
- Dean Inge

Democracy is only an experiment in government,
and it has the obvious disadvantage of merely counting
votes instead of weighing them.
- Dean Inge

Gambling is a disease of barbarians superficially civilized.
- Dean Inge

It takes in reality only one to make a quarrel.
It is useless for the sheep to pass resolutions in favor of vegetarianism,
while the wolf remains of a different opinion.
- Dean Inge

To marry is to get a binocular view of life.
- Dean Inge

Man, as we know him, is a poor creature;
he is halfway between an ape and a god and he is travelling in the right direction.
- Dean Inge

Love remembered and consecrated by grief belongs,
more clearly than the happy intercourse of friends,
to the eternal world; it has proved itself stronger than death.
- Dean Inge

What is originality? Undetected plagiarism.
- Dean Inge

The object of studying philosophy is to know one's own mind,
not other people's.
- Dean Inge

In praising science, it does not follow that we must
adopt the very poor philosophies which scientific men have constructed.
In philosophy they have much more to learn than to teach.
- Dean Inge

We tolerate shapes in human beings that would horrify
us if we saw them in a horse.
- Dean Inge

Bereavement is the sharpest challenge to our trust in God;
if faith can overcome this,
there is no mountain which it cannot remove.
- Dean Inge

If the universe is running down like a clock,
the clock must have been wound up at a date which we
could name if we knew it.
The world, if it is to have an end in time,
must have had a beginning in time.
- Dean Inge

The mind is not a vessel to be filled
but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch PHOTO

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

The truly rich are those who enjoy what they have.
- Yiddish Proverb PHOTO

Life is a reflection of intent.
Love reflects love.
Hate reflects hate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Play with life, laugh with life,
dance lightly with life,
and smile at the riddles of life,
knowing that life's only true lessons
are writ small in the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

This above all, to thine own self be true.
- William Shakespeare

He who is contented is rich.
- Lao Tzu

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
- Lao Tzu

Bringing a childlike wonder
and a beginner's mind to life
maximizes both success and joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

Life is without meaning.
You bring the meaning to it.
The meaning of life is
whatever you ascribe it to be.
Being alive is the meaning.
- Joseph Campbell

He is richest who is content with the least,
for content is the wealth of nature.
- Socrates

What we think, we become.
All that we are arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha

People only see what they are prepared to see.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life's burdens are lighter when I laugh at myself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A well-developed sense of humor
is the pole that adds balance to your steps,
as you walk the tightrope of life.
- William Arthur Ward

Always be a first-rate version of yourself,
instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
- Judy Garland

You don't have the power to make life "fair,"
but you do have the power to make life joyful.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Drop the sword - for there is but one flesh to wound,
and it is the one flesh of all humankind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The book of life is filled with incoherent riddles.
Life's true lessons are inscribed in a corner of the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
- Chinese proverb often quoted by Eleanor Roosevelt

Life is a succession of lessons
which must be lived to be understood.
- Helen Keller

If you aren't in the moment,
you are either looking forward to uncertainty,
or back to pain and regret.
- Jim Carrey

Everything has beauty,
but not everyone sees it.
- Confucius

Clouds come floating into my life,
no longer to carry rain or usher storm,
but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

He who knows others is wise.
He who knows himself is enlightened.
- Lao Tzu

What's done is done.
- William Shakespeare

We don't see things as they are,
we see things as we are.
- Anais Nin

There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Change what you see,
by changing how you see.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is beauty and adventure in the commonplace
for those with eyes to see beyond.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences.
No one can eliminate prejudices -
just recognize them.
- Edward R. Murrow

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

The life of inner peace,
being harmonious and without stress,
is the easiest type of existence.
- Norman Vincent Peale

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends,
of most of the people you see every day,
is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
- Theodore H. White

Happiness cannot thrive within the prison of obligation
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Beware the Rattlesnake of the Mind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz)

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Talent is God-given; be humble.
Fame is man-given; be thankful.
Conceit is self-given; be careful.
- John Wooden

Happiness walks on busy feet.
- Kitte Turmell

Footprints in the sands of time...
Where have you been?
Where are you going?
Why are you going there?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The Main Thing is to Keep
The Main Thing The Main Thing.
- Stephen Covey


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