There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.
Quote by Aeschylus
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Exiles feed on hope.
For not many men, the proverb saith, can love a friend whom fortune prospereth unenvying.
Bronze is the mirror of the form wine, of the heart.
In war, truth is the first casualty.
Time as he grows old teaches many lessons.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams of hope.
The wisest of the wise may err.
There is adantage in the wisdom won from pain
The meaning I picked, the one that changed my life Overcome fear, behold wonder.
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
Our Generation has had no Great war, no Great Depression. Our war is spiritual. Our depression is our lives.
Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
He who does not trust enough, Will not be trusted.
For me the greatest revenge of all is having a happy adulthood, waking up in my gorgeous turquoise bedroom in the morning beside a person who really inspires me. That's the best revenge a girl-loving girl from the Bible belt could possibly have. And, importantly, it's healthy.
We have domesticated God's transcendence. We often learn about God at about the same time as we are learning about Santa Claus but our ideas about Santa Claus change, mature and become more nuanced, whereas our ideas of God can remain at a rather infantile level.
Constant success shows us but one side of the world adversity brings out the reverse of the picture.
Agressive music can only shock you once. Afterwards its impact declines. It's inevitable.
The wonderful thing about Apple technology is just how intuitive it is.
To work all the time is to be incredibly lucky.
Too great haste to repay an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.