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One cannot have wisdom without perspective,
but once gaining perspective, one attains wisdom.
Wisdom is the ability to view every situation
as each person who is in any way affected
by that situation might view it.
Wisdom benefits from having a knowledge of history,
and therefore a historical perspective,
as well from as having the perspective of imagination -
the realm of the what-might-be
inhabited by futurists and science-fiction writers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

India happens to be a rich country inhabited by very poor people.
- Manmohan Singh

I demonstrate by means of philosophy that the earth is round,
and is inhabited on all sides; that it is insignificantly small,
and is borne through the stars.
- Johannes Kepler

China is a big country, inhabited by many Chinese.
- Charles de Gaulle

 

San Francisco is a mad city - inhabited for the most
part by perfectly insane people whose women are of a remarkable beauty.
- Rudyard Kipling

Look around the inhabited world; how few know their own good,
or knowing it, pursue.
- John Dryden

I have struck a city - a real city -
and they call it Chicago...
I urgently desire never to see it again.
It is inhabited by savages.
- Rudyard Kipling

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Architecture is inhabited sculpture.
- Constantin Brancusi

I think anybody would have to be with out common sense
to think there weren't aliens.
There are billions of planets, and I am convinced Earth
is not the only one that's inhabited.
It would be quite an ego trip to think that.
I think about it all the time.
- Sabrina Lloyd

All over the land are vast and handsome pastures,
with good grass for cattle, and it strikes me the soil
would be very fertile were the country inhabited and
improved by reasonable people.
- Alvar N. C. de Vaca

Portugal is a high hill with a white watch tower on it flying signal flags.
It is apparently inhabited by one man who lives in
a long row of yellow houses with red roofs,
and populated by sheep who do grand acts of balancing on the side of the hill.
- Richard H. Davis

Some people think that our planet is suffering from a fever.
Now scientists are telling us that Mars is experiencing
its own planetary warming:
Martian warming.
This has led some people, not necessarily scientists,
to wonder if Mars and Jupiter, non signatories to the Kyoto Treaty,
are actually inhabited by alien SUV-driving industrialists.
- Fred Thompson

In an expanding universe, time is on the side of the outcast.
Those who once inhabited the suburbs of human contempt
find that without changing their address they eventually live in the metropolis.
- Quentin Crisp

Until very recently men and women inhabited very separate spheres.
There was always interconnection, passion,
love.
But men and women didn't hang out at the end of the
day and chat about what their day was like at the office.
- Anita Diament

We can, for example, be fairly confident that either
there will be a world without war or there won't be a world -
at least,
a world inhabited by creatures other than bacteria and beetles,
with some scattering of others.
- Noam Chomsky

We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Humans are amphibians - half spirit and half animal.
As spirits they belong to the eternal world,
but as animals they inhabit time.
- C. S. Lewis

My children have made me more aggressive about the world
that they're about to inhabit.
- Bono

Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet.
We all breathe the same air.
We all cherish our children's future.
And we are all mortal.
- John F. Kennedy

While civilization has been improving our houses,
it has not equally improved
the men who are to inhabit them.
It has created palaces, but it was
not so easy to create noblemen and kings.
- Henry David Thoreau

The air we breathe, the water we drink,
and the land we inhabit are not only critical elements
in the quality of life we enjoy -
they are a reflection of the majesty of our Creator.
- Rick Perry

One likes to think that one anticipates changes in the spaces we inhabit,
and our ideas about space.
- Jasper Johns

Where does discipline end? Where does cruelty begin? Somewhere between these,
thousands of children inhabit a voiceless hell.
- Francois Mauriac

The Ireland I now inhabit is one that these Irish contemporaries have helped to imagine.
- Seamus Heaney

There are some men who lift the age they inhabit,
till all men walk on higher ground in that lifetime.
- Maxwell Anderson

I really do inhabit a system in which words are capable
of shaking the entire structure of government,
where words can prove mightier than ten military divisions.
- Vaclav Havel

If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion
which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life.
- James A. Michener

Five enemies of peace inhabit with us -
avarice,
ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished,
we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
- Petrarch

The nice thing about the world that I've been able
to inhabit for the last couple of years is that I'm given a lot of freedom.
Not all artists really get that.
- Brad Paisley

Part of the success of the show is that the audience
sees themselves in the characters,
becomes the characters.
The more they inhabit the characters,
the more they see.
- Bebe Neuwirth

Nature is a collective idea, and, though its essence
exist in each individual of the species,
can never in its perfection inhabit a single object.
- Henry Fuseli

Territory is but the body of a nation.
The people who inhabit its hills and valleys are its soul,
its spirit, its life.
- James A. Garfield

We inhabit a language rather than a country.
- Emile M. Cioran

The real pleasure was having the chance to enjoy being weightless,
and the other was to spend some time looking out at
this beautiful Earth that we're all lucky to inhabit.
- Robert Crippen

I can inhabit any character in a way that is difficult
to do successfully in a contemporary novel.
- Rose Tremain

Inhabit ourselves that we may indeed do what we want to do.
- Mary Richards

Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack.
We give it orders which make no sense.
- Henry Miller

War makes strange giant creatures out of us little
routine men who inhabit the earth.
- Ernie Pyle

One does not inhabit a country; one inhabits a language.
That is our country, our fatherland -
and no other.
- Emile M. Cioran

Human beings will be happier - not when they cure cancer
or get to Mars or eliminate racial prejudice or flush
Lake Erie but when they find ways to inhabit primitive communities again.
That's my utopia.
- Kurt Vonnegut

The world is...
the natural setting of, and field for,
all my thoughts and all my explicit perceptions.
Truth does not inhabit only the inner man,
or more accurately, there is no inner man,
man is in the world, and only in the world does he know himself.
- Maurice Merleau-Ponty

Ultimately a hero is a man who would argue with the gods,
and so awakens devils to contest his vision.
The more a man can achieve, the more he may be certain
that the devil will inhabit a part of his creation.
- Norman Mailer

It is through this mysterious power that we too have our being,
and we therefore yield to our neighbors,
even to our animal neighbors, the same right as ourselves
to inhabit this vast land.
- Sitting Bull

Initially I probably didn't even call it acting,
but dressing up or something.
As a kid I think you fully imagine the world in which you want to inhabit,
so you put some clothes on and just kind of freely imagine this world,
and it's a total imaginary world.
- Hugo Weaving

If it is indeed impossible - or at least very difficult -
to inhabit the consciousness of an animal,
then in writing about animals there is a temptation
to project upon them feelings and thoughts that may
belong only to our own human mind and heart.
- J. M. Coetzee

A friend who is far away is sometimes much nearer than one who is at hand.
Is not the mountain far more awe-inspiring and more
clearly visible to one passing through the valley than
to those who inhabit the mountain?
- Khalil Gibran

This country, with its institutions,
belongs to the people who inhabit it.
Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government,
they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it,
or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.
- Abraham Lincoln

People can inhabit anything.
And they can be miserable in anything and ecstatic in anything.
More and more I think that architecture has nothing to do with it.
Of course, that's both liberating and alarming.
- Rem Koolhaas

It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today,
but we have just begun.
Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that
the world we leave our children is just a little bit
better than the one we inhabit today.
- Barack Obama

It would be unwise to say the least,
irresponsible of us at the TSA,
at the Homeland Security Department not to evolve our
technology to match the changing threat environment that we inhabit.
- Janet Napolitano

If we are able to get inside the music and inhabit it convincingly enough,
it will cause everyone to find each other in this new psychological space.
And that's most exciting.
- Michael Tilson Thomas

It is in his knowledge that man has found his greatness and his happiness,
the high superiority which he holds over the other
animals who inhabit the earth with him,
and consequently no ignorance is probably without loss to him,
no error without evil.
- James Smithson

When we read a story, we inhabit it.
The covers of the book are like a roof and four walls.
What is to happen next will take place within the four walls of the story.
And this is possible because the story's voice makes everything its own.
- John Berger

I think that each of us inhabits a private world that others cannot see.
The only difference between the writer and the reader
is that the writer is able to dramatise that private world.
- John McGahern

No aquarium, no tank in a marine land,
however spacious it may be, can begin to duplicate
the conditions of the sea.
And no dolphin who inhabits one of those aquariums
or one of those marine lands can be considered normal.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
- Aristotle

Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
- Titus Maccius Plautus

One of the prerogatives by which man is eminently distinguished
from all other living beings inhabiting this globe of earth,
consists in the gift of reason.
- William Godwin

From several of the Indian tribes inhabiting the country
bordering on Lake Erie purchases have been made of
lands on conditions very favorable to the United States,
and, as it is presumed, not less so to the tribes themselves.
- James Monroe

A ghost is someone who hasn't made it -
in other words,
who died, and they don't know they're dead.
So they keep walking around and thinking that you're inhabiting their -
let's say,
their domain.
So they're aggravated with you.
- Sylvia Browne

We have forgotten that we have not come to an empty land to inherit it,
but we have come to conquer a country from people inhabiting it,
that governs it by the virtue of its language and savage culture.
- Moshe Sharett

At a moderate calculation, among a million of persons
inhabiting the metropolis,
there are, at least, twenty-five thousand children
who attend these schools,
and cost their parents as many pounds sterling,
per annum.
- Joseph Lancaster

It has long been a fact familiar to geologists,
that, both on the east and west coasts of the central part of Scotland,
there are lines of raised beaches, containing marine
shells of the same species as those now inhabiting the neighbouring sea.
- Charles Lyell

The several tribes of Indians inhabiting the regions of the Upper Missouri,
and of whom I spoke in my last Letter,
are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped,
and most beautifully costumed of any on the Continent.
- George Catlin

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate;
only love can do that.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

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

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Use the power of your word
in the direction of truth and love.
- don Miguel Ruiz


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