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Fortify Quotes

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Fortify yourself with contentment,
for it is an impregnable fortress. -
- Epictetus

Related topics: Wisdom Happiness

The object of preaching is to constantly remind mankind
of what they keep forgetting;
not to supply the intellect,
but to fortify the feebleness of human resolutions.
- Sydney Smith

If you first fortify yourself with the true knowledge of the Universal Self,
and then live in the midst of wealth and worldliness,
surely they will in no way affect you.
- Ramakrishna

Only the consciousness of a purpose that is mightier
than any man and worthy of all men can fortify and
inspirit and compose the souls of men.
- Walter Lippmann

 

Rather than squander the surplus on tax breaks for the rich,
we should add a prescription drug benefit to the Medicare program,
shore up Social Security, fortify our defense,
provide a quality public education and offer economic
assistance to rural areas.
- Bennie Thompson

As a civil rights leader, Mrs.
King's vision of racial peace and nonviolent social
change was a fortifying staple in advancing the civil rights movement.
- James T. Walsh

Each religion, by the help of more or less myth,
which it takes more or less seriously,
proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and
enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.
- George Santayana

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All that a good government aims at...
is to add no unnecessary and artificial aid to the
force of its own unavoidable consequences,
and to abstain from fortifying and accumulating social
inequality as a means of increasing political inequalities.
- James F. Cooper

Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the
part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
- Honore de Balzac

Nothing fortifies scepticism more than the fact that
there are some who are not sceptics;
if all were so,
they would be wrong.
- Blaise Pascal

The arrogance of the artist is a very profound thing,
and it fortifies you.
- James A. Michener

What ever purifies the heart also fortifies it.
- Hugh Blair

Strange as it may seem, no amount of learning can cure stupidity,
and formal education positively fortifies it.
- Stephen Vizinczey

Character contributes to beauty.
It fortifies a woman as her youth fades.
A mode of conduct, a standard of courage,
discipline, fortitude, and integrity can do a great
deal to make a woman beautiful.
- Jacqueline Bisset

The fortified towns of the Hurons were all on the side
exposed to Iroquois incursions.
- Francis Parkman

Earlier ages fortified themselves behind the sovereign state,
behind protectionism and militarism.
- Christian Lous Lange

Nothing is so strongly fortified that it cannot be taken by money.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Never try to take a fortified hill, especially if the
Army on top is bigger than you are.
- William Reddington Hewlett

Although our war on drugs must be fortified with the best laws,
enforcement efforts and resources, we would not be
successful without your individual commitment to this cause.
- Mel Carnahan

No government is safe unless fortified by goodwill.
- Cornelius Nepos

Life is to be fortified by many friendships.
To love and to be loved is the greatest happiness of existence.
- Sydney Smith

Let us go forward in this battle fortified by conviction
that those who labour in the service of a great and
good cause will never fail.
- Owen Arthur

Knowledge can be communicated, but not wisdom.
One can find it, live it, be fortified by it,
do wonders through it, but one cannot communicate and teach it.
- Hermann Hesse

In front of us was not a line but a fortress position,
twenty miles deep, entrenched and fortified,
defended by masses of machine-gun posts and thousands of guns in a wide arc.
No chance for cavalry!
- Philip Gibbs

In America, I would say New York and New Orleans are
the two most interesting food towns.
In New Orleans, they don't have a bad deli.
There's no mediocrity accepted.
- Mario Batali

Rural towns aren't always idyllic.
It's easy to feel trapped and be aware of social hypocrisy.
- Bill Pullman

I hate small towns because once you've seen the cannon
in the park there's nothing else to do.
- Lenny Bruce

I had been in so many towns and cities in America with John Kennedy,
but I was not with him in Dallas, Texas,
on November 21, 1963.
- Pierre Salinger

Jeremiah has to lament that there are as many altars as towns in Judah.
- Julius Wellhausen

But instead of that stuff you get relationships with
people and neighbors that you would never get in a city.
People in small towns are a lot more open.
- Genevieve Gorder

Towns and cities throughout the United States have
opened their hearts and homes to thousands of families
displaced from their homes as a result of this horrific storm.
- Jo Bonner

What kind of crops do they raise in the towns? Only Grand Dukes,
Bolsheviks and drunkards!
- Ernest Poole

I think in small towns like this one,
whether you're a man or a woman, you basically do what there is to do.
- Estelle Parsons

Winter lies too long in country towns;
hangs on until it is stale and shabby,
old and sullen.
- Willa Cather

I've had women who move to the towns I'm living in,
just pack up and move there, never even met 'em before,
'cause they heard I lived there.
- GG Allin

Having covered some half a hundred cities,
towns, villages, and wide spots in the road during the last tow years,
George and I fairly wallowed in the comfort of our own home base.
- Martin Milner

A collection of huts surrounded by a barbed wire fence,
and in the huts lived 500 of the original inhabitants of our area.
And so it went with many country towns around Australia.
- Phillip Noyce

People going into the cities for the opportunities
and the towns are getting older,
no young people.
- Rachel Griffiths

Country people give me more than writers,
and country places than towns.
- Leonard Alfred George Strong

We must go to such towns as Bristol,
York,
and Norwich.
- George Edmund Street

President Johnson and I have a lot in common.
We were both born in small towns and we're both fortunate
in the fact that we think we married above ourselves.
- Richard M. Nixon

There is a tone of morality throughout the rural districts of England,
which is unhappily wanting in the large towns and the
centres of particular manufactures.
- Henry Mayhew

Towns oftener swamp one than carry one out onto the big ocean of life.
- David Herbert Lawrence

We set the town on fire and burned down every house
as a warning to other small towns along the river.
- Knute Nelson

My great love is my home county of Cornwall,
I love to sit and watch people enjoying themselves
on the beaches and in the harbour towns of Cornwall.
- John Dyer

That seemed to be the case with most of the teams based in the smaller towns -
the fans were more rabid,
and they wanted to literally kill the opposition.
- Bob Cousy

A total of 1,580 people, the civilian population,
suffered as a result of the bloody wave of terrorist
acts that swept over Moscow and other towns and villages of our country.
- Boris Yeltsin

I was studying American politicians who were searching -
allegedly -
for American communists because it would put them on
the front pages of the papers in their home towns.
- Robert Vaughn

Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
- Honore de Balzac

I gained direct knowledge of the life of the poor in big towns:
I have lived the narrowing mechanism of its conditioning and feared it.
- Ella Maillart

Challenge America grants go to the towns and hamlets
of this sprawling country,
where big touring companies will rarely go,
and major actors, actresses, writers and artists may never appear in person.
- Louise Slaughter

First and foremost it's important that we're able to
put something back in the game,
which we have always done.
We're doing this to help needy charities along with
the police forces in different towns and cities.
- Bobby Hull

The fault seems to me to have been that men have taken
ancient country churches as their models and have failed
to discover that between them and churches in towns
there ought to be a most distinct and marked difference.
- George Edmund Street

I suppose more than anything, it's the way of life
in this part of the country that influences my writing.
In Eastern North Carolina, with the exception of Wilmington,
most people live in small towns.
- Nicholas Sparks

The thing about that too is that we had the same extras everyday.
It was such a community.
It was like a microcosmic little town.
We were like all little towns people with extras and a crew.
- Erika Christensen

In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S.
troops be removed from front line combat positions
in Iraqi cities and towns,
turning over daily security patrols,
interactions with citizens,
and any offensive security actions to the Iraqis themselves.
- Peter DeFazio

The soldiers did go away and their towns were torn down;
and in the Moon of Falling Leaves (November),
they made a treaty with Red Cloud that said our country
would be ours as long as grass should grow and water flow.
- Black Elk

One-newspaper towns are not good because all the surviving
newspaper does is print money.
They make 25 percent on their money every year,
and if they go down to 22 percent, they start laying people off.
- Pat Oliphant

The world generally speaking is now drifting on a more
and more devastating course towards the absurd target of extermination -
or rather,
to be more exact - of the northern hemisphere's towns,
fields, and the people who have developed our civilization.
- Alva Myrdal

There is a number among us, young and old,
of all sorts almost among us, that swarm up and down towns,
and woods, and fields, whose care and work hitherto hath been like bees,
only to get honey to their own hive.
- Thomas Shepard

Have you ever, on a cloudless night,
looked down from a passing aircraft flying over Canada? Endless,
glowing strings of cities, towns, and homesteads.
Stretching on and on, one province to the next.
With only the stars in the distance.
- Paul Martin

While tributes to Americans who had lost their lives
in battle had been held in a number of towns across the nation,
one of the more well-known stories about the beginnings
of Memorial Day is the story about General John Logan.
- John Linder

What we don't talk about enough is Ohio's unique and
remarkable quality of life.
We are a state of cities, small towns and growing suburbs
where life is affordable and destinations within reach.
There is no better place to raise a family.
- Bob Taft

I don't always set stories in villages,
more often in towns.
But always in smallish communities because the characters'
actions are more visible there,
and the dramatic tension is heightened.
- Joanna Trollope

In some of the middle colonies the towns and counties
were both active and had a relation with each other
which was the forerunner of the present system of local
government in the Western States.
- Albert Bushnell Hart

It is interesting to be here and to see that for certain
actors they have to live in a way that you think of
nobody living anymore except for in small towns.
They have such elaborate double lives.
- Bill Condon

One of the cries from the people was,
don't forget us.
They have a long road ahead of them.
Operation Blessing has found those little fishing towns.
They will not be getting what other towns are getting from the government.
- Connie Sellecca

King of England, and you, duke of Bedford,
who call yourself regent of the kingdom of France...
settle your debt to the king of Heaven;
return to the Maiden,
who is envoy of the king of Heaven, the keys to all
the good towns you took and violated in France.
- Joan of Arc

It's incredible when I'm out in these towns.
I have people telling me they were waiting for hours
just to meet me and get my autograph.
I feel so guilty.
I always feel like I have to give them more than just Kato Kaelin.
- Kato Kaelin

Arles is certainly one of the most interesting towns I have ever seen,
whether viewed as a place remarkable for the objects
of antiquity it contains,
or for the primitive manners of its inhabitants and
its picturesque appearance.
- Marguerite Gardiner

We are fans because the game also appeals to our local pride,
our pleasure in thinking of ourselves as,
yes, Americans but nonetheless different from residents of other towns,
other states, other regions.
- John Thorn


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