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If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need
but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him?
- 1 John 3:17

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Increase of material comforts,
it may be generally laid down,
does not in any way whatsoever
conduce to moral growth.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Living in fear of anything is a terrible waste
of what could be a great life.
If you live in fear of losing your job,
either you fear the embarrassment of being jobless,
or you fear the loss of material goods -
house, car, and such.
If you live in fear of losing your stuff and money,
it is clear that they own you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers,
but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings.
The curriculum is so much necessary raw material,
but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant
and for the soul of the child.
- Carl Jung

 

Infinite growth of material consumption in a finite
world is an impossibility.
- E. F. Schumacher

Have a talk with your mind
(it really is something separate from yourself).
Lay down the law.
"My life begins TODAY.
I am like a newborn.
I have what I have today;
I have my fingers, my toes,
some people in my life,
some material and financial state.
Yesterday is only a dream -
perhaps a nightmare,
perhaps a cherished memory,
but only a dream - nothing more.
I will make all decisions and actions based solely
on what I have today as a starting point."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The Godhead consists of the Father, the Son,
and the Holy Spirit.
The Father is a material being.
- Orson Pratt

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The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and
peace are deep-seated and powerful.
They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual.
- Arthur Henderson

You begin with the possibilities of the material.
- Robert Rauschenberg

Music is the fourth great material want,
first food, then clothes, then shelter,
then music.
- Christian Nestell Bovee

For me, the most powerful expressions of true Christianity
in this material world are an unconditional love of all humans,
and an uncompromising commitment to caring for all
who are sick, infirm, or troubled -
as expressed in the biblical story of the Good Samaritan.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If we wish to make a new world we have the material ready.
The first one, too, was made out of chaos.
- Robert Quillen

If you build up the soil with organic material,
the plants will do just fine.
- John Harrison

Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.
- Bern Williams

I have never been a material girl.
My father always told me never to love anything that cannot love you back.
- Imelda Marcos

Western women have been controlled by ideals and stereotypes
as much as by material constraints.
- Naomi Wolf

I extract what I consider the best material from different sources.
But often the material I perform comes from a very
strange location in history,
which are minstrel shows.
- Leon Redbone

I used to write bits and pieces of comedy material
for various comics that were at the Windmill...
as well as my film job, I was under contract,
I was allowed to do that and everything.
- Val Guest

Love is a force more formidable than any other.
It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured,
yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment,
and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
- Barbara de Angelis

More than this, even in those white men who professed
religion we found much inconsistency of conduct.
They spoke much of spiritual things,
while seeking only the material.
- Charles Eastman

I'm doing things that are more artistic again,
more close to the material that I love.
I don't disparage those things that I did.
They're just not as much reflective of who I am.
- Mira Sorvino

I have a great respect for the academics who are working
with the source material.
My hat's off to them.
- Terri Windling

We all drew on the comfort which is given out by the major works of Mozart,
which is as real and material as the warmth given up by a glass of brandy.
- Rebecca West

If you have the material it will form itself as a kind of connective tissue.
- James McBride

The few men who possess the wealth of the material
things of the earth at the present time are not truly happy.
- Joseph Franklin Rutherford

If the material is inspiring and motivates you,
then it doesn't really matter what it is.
- Don Johnson

Sometimes you don't choose the material;
the material chooses you.
- James D. Houston

Your basic person wants to talk about material culture,
internet culture.
I think about God, cats, nature.
- Billy Corgan

Never in the history of fashion has so little material
been raised so high to reveal so much that needs to be covered so badly.
- Cecil Beaton

I don't cringe when I think of doing old material.
A lot of the people have been with me through the years.
- Steve Forbert

As we get past our superficial material wants and instant
gratification we connect to a deeper part of ourselves,
as well as to others, and the universe.
- Judith Wright

See, I never wrote arrangements for the band for Judy Garland;
I did strictly special material,
special lyrics, put together all of her medleys.
- Mel Torme

I think it's all about how much you love,
understand and can relate to the material you are given.
- Jonathan Brandis

The actor cannot afford to look only to his own life
for all his material nor pull strictly from his own
experience to find his acting choices and feelings.
- Stella Adler

I have a bad tendency to get rapidly bored with my own material,
so rewriting is hard for me.
I mean, I already know the story and would rather read something new.
- Alan Dean Foster

The technology used to detect if vehicles are carrying
radioactive material is so sensitive it can tell if
a person recently received radiation as part of a medical procedure.
- Timothy Murphy

I think the special thing about Python is that it's a writers' commune.
The writers are in charge.
The writers decide what the material is.
- Eric Idle

I've been obsessed with this kind of visual storytelling for quite a while,
and I try to create material that allows me to explore it.
- Brian De Palma

They fail to recognize the broad biological principle
that organic material is constantly being recycled.
Everything has a time of being - a birth,
a life span, and a death.
- Dixie Lee Ray

If the human race wishes to have a
prolonged and indefinite period of material prosperity,
they have only got to behave in a
peaceful and helpful way toward one another.
- Winston Churchill

Americans have an abiding belief in their ability to
control reality by purely material means...
airline insurance replaces the fear of death with the
comforting prospect of cash.
- Cecil Beaton

Doesn't all experience crumble in the end to mere literary material?
- Ellen Glasgow

I'm currently trying to direct my own material.
- Tom Skerritt

There is some reason, obviously, that you are drawn to your material,
but the way in which you explore it might come to be
quite different from what you would expect.
- Ann Beattie

It's rare that I come across actors who are willing
to work as hard on the material as I am.
- Donnie Wahlberg

The day when the scientist, no matter how devoted,
may make significant progress alone and without material help is past.
This fact is most self-evident in our work.
- Ernest Lawrence

I had the training at drama school where I studied
Shakespeare and Brecht and Chekov and all these period
historical playwrights and I think that I responded to the material.
- Orlando Bloom

And as we continue to improve our understanding of
the basic science on which applications increasingly depend,
material benefits of this and other kinds are secured for the future.
- Henry Taube

California lacks a lot of the rules and restrictions the East has.
Every house is a different style, different material,
different color.
There's a lot of craziness out there.
- Parker Stevenson

The very success of medicine in a material way may
now threaten the soul of medicine.
- Walter Martin

That which you create in beauty and goodness and truth
lives on for all time to come.
Don't spend your life accumulating material objects
that will only turn to dust and ashes.
- Denis Waitley

The urge to purge the material I come up with is,
I guess, an ongoing process.
- Kathryn Bigelow

A claim for equality of material position can be met
only by a government with totalitarian powers.
- Friedrich August von Hayek

I have such a great band.
We had played all this material on the road.
I just wanted to let it fly.
- Lucinda Williams

The fact that The Bridge contains folk lore and other
material suitable to the epic form need not therefore
prove its failure as a long lyric poem,
with interrelated sections.
- Hart Crane

As musicians, and as people who sell material for people to hear and absorb,
it's important that we use that voice wisely.
- Roberta Flack

Nasser Hussain is brilliant.
I am very impressed with him.
With no disrespect to the current players,
he has had to work with material which is not of the highest quality.
- David Gower

Infinitely more important than sharing one's material
wealth is sharing the wealth of ourselves -
our time and energy,
our passion and commitment, and, above all,
our love.
- William E. Simon

What we see is what they're trying to sell us.
It's not true nostalgic as much as it is repeating
old material because it's less expensive than new material.
- Rick Moranis

The greatest untapped reservoir of raw material in
the history of our game is the black race.
- Branch Rickey

Children will not remember you for the material things
you provided but for the feeling that you cherished them.
- Richard L. Evans

But only if I believe that my directing talents will
improve the material I'd be working on.
I want to make sure I don't sacrifice beautiful material
on the altar of my direction.
- Andre Braugher

According to materialistic science, any memory requires a material substrate,
such as the neuronal network in the brain or the DNA molecules of the genes.
- Stanislav Grof

After things started to happen here,
my choice of material was extremely limited.
It was a weird situation.
- Nancy Sinatra

Leaking of classified material is a concern.
- Robert Mueller

It doesn't matter so much where the material comes from,
as long as it's good.
- Steve Buscemi

'Pure experience' is the name I gave to the immediate
flux of life which furnishes the material to our later
reflection with its conceptual categories.
- William James

Content arises out of certain considerations about form,
material, context-and that when that subject matter
is sufficiently far away.
- Anish Kapoor

If it's a role like this one, an actual live person,
a legend, there's lots of material laid out.
- David Strathairn

Be able to recognize when you're reading or hearing
material biased to your own side.
- Marilyn vos Savant

I usually destroy unreleased material.
It has a way of coming back to haunt you.
- John Fogerty


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