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«The self-confidence of the warrior is not the self-confidence of the average man. The average man seeks certainty in the eyes of the onlooker and calls that self-confidence. The warrior seeks impeccability in his own eyes and calls that humbleness. The average man is hooked to his fellow men, while the warrior is hooked only to infinity.»
Author: Carlos Castaneda (Author, Writer) | About: Confidence | Keywords: average, calls, certainty, confidence man, fellow, hooked, hooking, hook up, hook up with, humbleness, Infinities, infinity, onlooker, seeks, self confidence, the self, warrior
«Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science.»
«All mankind is of one author, and is one volume; when one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language; and every chapter must be so translated...As therefore the bell that rings to a sermon, calls not upon the preacher only, but upon the congregation to come: so this bell calls us all: but how much more me, who am brought so near the door by this sickness....No man is an island, entire of itself...any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.»
Author: John Donne | Keywords: all but, an island, author, bell, bell book, bell ringing, brought, calls, chapter, chapters, congregation, congregations, Death itself, dies, diminishes, entire, involved, island, Islands of the, near, one-man, One Ring, preacher, ringed, rings, ring out, Ring The, ring up, rung, send, sermon, sickness, sicknesses, Thee, The Bell, the book, The Sickness, tolling, tolls, torn, translated, translates, translating, volume
«A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.»
Author: Pam Brown | About: Friendship | Keywords: a little, calls, completely, dries, drying, drying up, Every Little Thing, every so often, friendship, lettered, letters, little, mulch, needs, often, phone, phoned, phones, phone call, presents, save, saved up, save up, sillier, silliest, silly, small, soil, soiled, soiling, soils, thin, thinned, thinner, thinnest, thinning, thins, thrive, thriven, throve, to the letter, weather, weathered, weathers
«A blind bloke walks into a shop with a guide dog. He picks the Dog up and starts swinging it around his head. Alarmed, a shop assistant calls out: 'Can I help, sir?' 'No thanks,' says the blind bloke. 'Just looking.'»
Author: Tommy Cooper | About: Dogs, Funny | Keywords: alarmed, assistant, assistants, bloke, blokes, calls, Call for help, guide, guide dog, head start, Just Say No, picks, shop, shop assistant, sir, swinging, thanks, The Blind, The Dog, walks
«Everyone calls himself a friend, but only a fool relies on it; nothing is commoner than the name, nothing rarer than the thing.»
«Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.»
Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Critic, Philosopher, Poet) | About: Common sense | Keywords: calls, common sense, degree, uncommon
«He does not care for flowers. Calls them rubbish, and cannot tell one from another, and thinks it is superior to feel like that.»
«Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.»
«Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.»
Author: Winston Churchill (Author, Orator, Prime Minister) | About: Criticism | Keywords: agreeable, attention, attentions, body, calls, call attention, criticism, criticisms, function, human, human body, may not, My state, necessaries, necessary, other states, pain, same, state, stating, the human body, unhealthy, with attention
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