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Repose Quotes

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The Eye-of-the-Storm.
Surrounded by the winds and the rain,
yet peaceful in its own unworldly way -
an unnatural ruddy-cloudy misty-bright kind of way.
Whatever comes next, the eye of the storm is
a moment of serenity among the challenge -
a time for repose and contemplation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every mind must make its choice
between truth and repose.
It cannot have both.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are moments when all anxiety
and stated toil are becalmed
in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.
- Henry David Thoreau

The home to everyone is to him his castle and fortress,
as well for his defence against injury and violence,
as for his repose.
- Edward Coke

 

Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.
- William Blake

Joy, temperance, and repose, slam the door on the doctor's nose.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

You must learn to be still in the midst of activity
and to be vibrantly alive in repose.
- Indira Gandhi

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Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic.
Parks are finished landscapes for finished art .
- Robert Smithson

Certainty is the mother of quiet and repose,
and uncertainty the cause of variance and contentions.
- Edward Coke

Like water, we are truest to our nature in repose.
- Cyril Connolly

Repose and cheerfulness are the badge of the gentleman.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close;
Something attempted,
something done, has earned a night's repose.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Five or six hundred heads cut off would have assured your repose,
freedom and happiness.
- Jean-Paul Marat

Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Simplicity and repose are qualities
that measure the true value of any work of art.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Something attempted, something done,
Has earned a nights repose.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Honest men are the soft easy cushions on which knaves repose and fatten.
- Thomas Otway

Laziness.
Unwarranted repose of manner in a person of low degree.
- Ambrose Bierce

Anger may repast with thee for an hour,
but not repose for a night; the continuance of anger is hatred,
the continuance of hatred turns malice.
- Francis Quarles

We combat obstacles in order to get repose,
and when got, the repose is insupportable.
- Henry B. Adams

A face that is really lovely in repose can fall apart if,
when its owner stars to talk, she distorts every feature.
- Loretta Young

The repose of sleep refreshes only the body.
It rarely sets the soul at rest.
The repose of the night does not belong to us.
It is not the possession of our being.
Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms.
In the morning we must sweep out the shadows.
- Gaston Bachelard

Grow your tree of falsehood from a small grain of truth.
Do not follow those who lie in contempt of reality.
Let your lie be even more logical than the truth itself,
so the weary travelers may find repose.
- Czeslaw Milosz

Yet it is in this loneliness that the deepest activities begin.
It is here that you discover act without motion,
labor that is profound repose, vision in obscurity,
and, beyond all desire, a fulfillment whose limits extend to infinity.
- Thomas Merton

To act wisely when the time for action comes,
to wait patiently when it is time for repose,
put man in accord with the tides.
Ignorance of this law results in periods of unreasoning
enthusiasm on the one hand,
and depression on the other.
- Helena Petrova Blavatsky

Sad and sweet and wise Here a child reposes;
Dust is on his eyes,
Quietly he lies - Satan, strew Roses.
- Robert Williams Buchanan

Arbor Day is not like other holidays.
Each of those reposes on the past, while Arbor Day proposes for the future.
- Julius Sterling Morton

I gave my parole once, and it has been shamefully violated
by the British Government;
I shall not give another to people on whom no faith can be reposed.
- Christopher Gadsden

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize
how close they were to success when they gave up.
- Thomas Edison

I had forgotten how much light there is in the world,
'til you gave it back to me.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

No person was ever honored for what he received.
Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
- Calvin Coolidge

Revenge... is like a rolling stone,
which, when a man hath forced up a hill,
will return upon him with a greater violence,
and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.
- Albert Schweitzer

Friends are the siblings God never gave us.
- Mencius

Our creator is the same and never changes
despite the names given Him by people here
and in all parts of the world.
Even if we gave Him no name at all,
He would still be there, within us,
waiting to give us good on this earth.
- George Washington Carver

She generally gave herself very good advice,
(though she very seldom followed it).
- Lewis Carroll

Part of our essential humanity is paying respect to what God gave us
and what will be here a long time after we're gone.
- William J. Clinton

I told my doctor I get very tired when I go on a diet,
so he gave me pep pills.
Know what happened? I ate faster.
- Joe E. Lewis

After fifteen minutes I wanted to marry her,
and after half an hour
I completely gave up the idea of stealing her purse.
- the movie Take the Money and Run (1969)

When I stand before God at the end of my life,
I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left,
and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
- Erma Bombeck

As I have discovered by examining my past,
I started out as a child.
Coincidentally, so did my brother.
My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket,
so to speak: she gave me a younger brother named Russell,
who taught me what was meant by "survival of the fittest."
- Bill Cosby

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person,
he believed in me.
- Jim Valvano

My hope is that 10 years from now, after I've been
across the street at work for a while,
they'll all be glad they gave me that wonderful vote.
- Sandra Day O'Connor

Anthropology was the science that gave her the platform from which she surveyed,
scolded and beamed at the world.
- Jane Howard

Always it gave me a pang that my children had no lawful claim to a name.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities
and the responsibility that we all had.
It wasn't the answer.
It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
- John Lennon

I gave my beauty and my youth to men.
I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals.
- Brigitte Bardot

If we gave up eating beef we would have roughly 20
to 30 times more land for food than we have now.
- James Lovelock

I've said it before, but it's absolutely true:
My mother gave me my drive,
but my father gave me my dreams.
Thanks to him, I could see a future.
- Liza Minelli

My doctor gave me six months to live,
but when I couldn't pay the bill he gave me six months more.
- Walter Matthau

God gave me a great body and it's my duty to take care of my physical temple.
- Jean Claude Van Damme

If a friend of mine gave a feast, and did not invite me to it,
I should not mind a bit.
but if a friend of mine had a sorrow
and refused to allow me to share it,
I should feel it most bitterly.
If he shut the doors of the house of mourning against me,
I would move back again and again and beg to be admitted
so that I might share in what I was entitled to share.
If he thought me unworthy, unfit to weep with him,
I should feel it as the most poignant humiliation.
- Oscar Wilde

Yeah I called her up. She gave me a bunch of ...
about me not listening to her, or something.
I don't know, I wasn't really paying attention.
- the movie Dumb & Dumber (1994)

The poem is the point at which our strength gave out.
- Richard Rosen

God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give
ourselves the gift of living well.
- Voltaire

I was raised by free-spirited people,
though my father gave me a very strong work ethic.
- Diane Lane

A friend of mine took me to Memphis advised me that
I should get in the musicians' union.
He gave me a set of drums and said, Stay on the job,
son.
- Levon Helm

He didn't maintain my illusion of myself,
he gave me an illusion of myself.
Before I met him, I never thought of myself as an actress.
Boy, he sidetracked me in a great way!
- Judy Holliday

I gave out stars whenever an appropriate situation presented itself.
- Willie Stargell

God gave me the gift to be able to play instruments and I have to play.
- Lenny Kravitz

Democracy still has a real hope and chance in Iraq,
and true freedom in this country would be the greatest
testament to those who gave their lives for it.
- Mary Landrieu

It is to TV that I owe my freedom from bondage of the Latin lover roles.
Television came along and gave me parts to chew on.
It gave me wings as an actor.
- Ricardo Montalban

God knows I gave my best in baseball at all times and
no man on earth can truthfully judge me otherwise.
- Shoeless Joe Jackson

There were no international terrorists in Iraq until we went in.
It was we who gave the perfect conditions in which Al Qaeda could thrive.
- Robin Cook

They decided to let immigrants in and I am an immigrant.
They gave us a chance to participate in this country's life and I took it.
- Ayaan Hirsi Ali

My fans know the name Larry Holmes and that he always gave it his all.
- Larry Holmes

I said in court a long time ago that I didn't see that
the Soviet Union was significantly helped by the information I gave them,
nor that the United States was significantly harmed.
- Aldrich Ames

I feel like it's important to use this gift God gave me,
my life and my career to do something to make the world a better place.
It's an easy thing for me to do.
- Martina McBride

Also I'm a part of the people that I've worked with
in baseball that have been so great to me,
Mr. Earl Mann of Atlanta, who gave me my first baseball broadcasting job.
- Ernie Harwell

If I gave a damn what other people think of me,
I would be more like other people.
- Craig Bruce

I had a great first year and Mr. MacDonald was my biggest supporter.
He gave me the encouragement I needed that first year
to get my career started on a positive note.
- Jim Evans

They gave each other a smile with a future in it.
- Ring Lardner


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