Alfred Lord Tennyson
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
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Ours not to reason why Ours but to do and die.
If thou shouldst never see my face again, Pray for my soul. More things are wrought by prayer Than this world dreams of.
Ah Christ, that it were possible For one short hour to see The souls we loved, that they might tell us What and where they be.
Hope smiles on the threshold of the year to come, whispering that it will be happier.
There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.
For I dipped into the future, as far as human eye could see, saw a vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be.
The greater man the greater courtesy.
I am a part of all I have seen.
I am a part of all that I have met.
Words, like nature, half reveal and half conceal the soul within.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Oh sleep It is a gentle thing, Beloved from pole to pole.
My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else.
I mean, I went to a church school when I was younger and imbibed a certain amount of religion then but it was really in university that I got interested in religion and politics at the same time. I don't think as if it were one moment of conversion but my spiritual journey really began then.
An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.
Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.
When a nation goes down, or a society perishes, one condition may always be found; they forgot where they came from. They lost sight of what had brought them along.
Every day I try to do breathing exercises, meditation, and yoga. These things sound awfully cliche, but they help me slow down and try to point to a truth.
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
To reform a world, to reform a nation, no wise man will undertake and all but foolish men know, that the only solid, though a far slower reformation, is what each begins and perfects on himself.