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Love is the ultimate meaning of everything around us.
Love is not a mere sentiment.
Love is the ultimate truth at the heart of creation.
- Rabindranath Tagore

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Love is not a mere sentiment.
Love is the ultimate truth at the heart of creation.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Doubt and mistrust are the mere panic of timid imagination,
which the steadfast heart will conquer,
and the large mind will transcend.
- Helen Keller

As far as we can discern,
the sole purpose of human existence
is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
- Carl Jung

 

The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.
Mere tolerance has given place to a sentiment of brotherhood
between sincere men of all denominations.
- Helen Keller

A system of morality which is based
on relative emotional values
is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception
which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.
- Socrates

Taoists understand that both the mind and the body
are mere tools of the Spirit,
and that intention creates physical reality.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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Find ecstasy in life;
the mere sense of living is joy enough.
- Emily Dickinson

Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment.
It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Cleverness is mere opinion, bewilderment is intuition.
- Rumi

It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends.
But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy
is the quintessence of true religion.
The other is mere business.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

All compromise is based on give and take,
but there can be no give and take on fundamentals.
Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender.
For it is all give and no take.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing,
the rest is mere sheep-herding.
- Ezra Pound

Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

When virtue is lost, benevolence appears,
when benevolence is lost right conduct appears,
when right conduct is lost, expedience appears.
Expediency is the mere shadow of right and truth;
it is the beginning of disorder.
- Lao Tzu

Feigned courtesy is a mere shadow of true kindness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Poetry is a mere drug, Sir.
- George Farquhar

I must take issue with the term 'a mere child,'
for it has been my invariable experience that the company
of a mere child is infinitely preferable to that of a mere adult.
- Fran Lebowitz

A single conversation across the table with a wise
man is better than ten years mere study of books.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Both expectations and memories are more than mere images
founded on previous experience.
- Samuel Alexander

Without passion man is a mere latent force and possibility,
like the flint which awaits the shock of the iron before
it can give forth its spark.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

We no longer dare to believe in beauty and we make
of it a mere appearance in order the more easily to dispose of it.
- Hans Urs von Balthasar

I admit that the eyes of the intellectually and culturally
lively tend to glaze over at the mere mention of sociology,
often with ample justification.
- Richard Wall

When we get to wishing a great deal for ourselves,
whatever we get soon turns into mere limitation and exclusion.
- George Eliot

When your mother asks, "Do you want a piece of advice?" it is a mere formality.
It doesn't matter if you answer yes or no.
You're going to get it anyway.
- Erma Bombeck

No real blood flows in the veins of the knowing subject constructed by Locke,
Hume, and Kant, but rather the diluted extract of reason
as a mere activity of thought.
- Wilhelm Dilthey

What is this world? A mere curl of smoke for the wind to scatter.
- Abraham Cahan

Thence, I suppose, my natural disposition to make fresh acquaintances,
and to break with them so readily, although always for a good reason,
and never through mere fickleness.
- Giacomo Casanova

People can die of mere imagination.
- Geoffrey Chaucer

I do not give money for just mere hopes.
- Terence

In morals, truth is but little prized when it is a mere sentiment,
and only attains its full value when realized in the world as fact.
- Ernest Renan

Poets say science takes away from the beauty of the stars -
mere globs of gas atoms.
I, too, can see the stars on a desert night,
and feel them.
But do I see less or more?
- Richard P. Feynman

Fame is like a shaved pig with a greased tail,
and it is only after it has slipped through the hands of some thousands,
that some fellow, by mere chance, holds on to it!
- Davy Crockett

To a teacher of languages there comes a time when the
world is but a place of many words and man appears
a mere talking animal not much more wonderful than a parrot.
- Joseph Conrad

The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength,
and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

As poverty has been reduced in terms of mere survival,
it has become more profound in terms of our way of life.
- Raoul Vaneigem

As this world was not intended to be a state of any
great satisfaction or high enjoyment,
so neither was it intended to be a mere scene of unhappiness and sorrow.
- Joseph Butler

Variety of mere nothings gives more pleasure than uniformity of something.
- Jean Paul

The Church's note must be a supernatural note which
distinguishes incarnation from immanence,
redemption from evolution, the Kingdom of God from mere spiritual process.
- Arthur Middleton

Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.
- Norman Ralph Augustine

To believe only possibilities is not faith,
but mere philosophy.
- Thomas Browne

Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind.
- Johannes Brahms

They definitely mean to maintain that the process called
death is a mere severence of soul and body,
and that the soul is freed rather than injured thereby.
- Oliver Joseph Lodge

For peace is not mere absence of war,
but is a virtue that springs from, a state of mind,
a disposition for benevolence, confidence,
justice.
- Baruch Spinoza

Throughout human history, the apostles of purity,
those who have claimed to possess a total explanation,
have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings.
- Salman Rushdie

A client is to me a mere unit, a factor in a problem.
- Arthur Conan Doyle

The difference between one man and another is not mere ability it is energy.
- Thomas Arnold

What we truly and earnestly aspire to be,
that in some sense we are.
The mere aspiration, by changing the frame of the mind,
for the moment realizes itself.
- Anna Jameson

The mere imparting of information is not education.
- Carter G. Woodson

All good performance pieces have some philosophical validity.
That's the difference between mere theater and performance art.
- Jack Bowman

They do not depend upon mere legends and myths.
They are not predicated on the false conception that
the Emperor is divine and that the Japanese people
are superior to other races.
- Emperor Hirohito

How good is man's life, the mere living!
How fit to employ all the heart and the soul and the senses forever in joy!
- Robert Browning

Mere access to the courthouse doors does not by itself
assure a proper functioning of the adversary process.
- Thurgood Marshall

Liberalism can only be defined negatively.
It is a mere critique, not a living idea.
- Francis Parker Yockey

And when did mere preaching do any good? Put something
in the place of these things.
Fill the vacuum of the mind.
- Francis Wright

However, I think the major opposition to ecology has
deeper roots than mere economics;
ecology threatens widely held values so fundamental
that they must be called religious.
- Garrett Hardin

From the perspective of mere representation,
the external world always remains only a phenomenon.
- Wilhelm Dilthey

Never believe that true prayer consists in mere babbling,
reciting so many psalms and vigils, saying your beads
while you allow your thoughts to roam.
- Johannes Tauler

A mere copier of nature can never produce anything great.
- Joshua Reynolds

No doubt unity is something to be desired,
to be striven for, but it cannot be willed into being by mere declarations.
- Theodore Bikel

A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, -
a mere heart of stone.
- Charles Darwin

But nothing in India is identifiable,
the mere asking of a question causes it to disappear
or to merge in something else.
- E. M. Forster

For tis not in mere death that men die most.
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning

I know that those who esteem these little organised
associations to be the churches of God,
see nothing but mere meetings of men in every other
gathering of God's children.
- John Nelson Darby

The dearest friend on earth is a mere shadow compared to Jesus Christ.
- Oswald Chambers

Could the young but realize how soon they will become
mere walking bundles of habits,
they would give more heed to their conduct while in the plastic state.
- William James

Divorced from ethics, leadership is reduced to management
and politics to mere technique.
- James MacGregor Burns

Dancing is the loftiest, the most moving,
the most beautiful of the arts, because it is no mere
translation or abstraction from life;
it is life itself.
- Henry Ellis

Research!
A mere excuse for idleness; it has never achieved,
and will never achieve any results of the slightest value.
- Benjamin Jowett

The mere brute pleasure of reading -
the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing.
- Lord Chesterfield

The memory, experiencing and re-experiencing,
has such power over one's mere personal life,
that one has merely lived.
- Rebecca West


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