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Standing on Shoulders of Giants - Part I (quotes)

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  • “There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth;
    not going all the way, and not starting.” - Buddha
  • “The energy of the mind is the essence of life.”- Aristotle
  • “I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth
    - and truth rewarded me.” - Simone de Beauvoir
  • "I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist." - Jean-Paul Sartre
  • "Our stories come from our lives and from the playwright's pen, the mind of the actor,
    the roles we create, the artistry of life itself and the quest for peace." - Maya Angelou
  • "Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us." - Socrates
  • "God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well." - Voltaire
  • "God has given you one face, and you make yourself another." - William Shakespeare
  • "God is best known in not knowing him." - Augustine of Hippo
  • "Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions.
    For God alone reads our hearts." - Mahatma Gandhi
  • "Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger portion
    of the truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant." - Edgar Allan Poe
  • "If you have done terrible things, you must endure terrible things;
    for thus the sacred light of injustice shines bright." - Sophocles
  • "The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven." - John Milton
  • "It is a man's own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways." - Buddha
  • "All wrong-doing arises because of mind. If mind is transformed can wrong-doing remain?" - Buddha
  • "To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders." - Lao Tzu
  • "Who is the wise man? He who sees what's going to be born." - King Solomon
  • "How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be when there's no help in the truth." - Sophocles
  • "Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity." - John Milton
  • "One must be very particular about telling the truth. Through truth one can realize God." - Ramakrishna
  • "A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind." - Eugene Ionesco
  • "'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' - that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know." - John Keats
  • "The words of truth are always paradoxical." - Lao Tzu
  • "Truth is by nature self-evident. As soon as you remove the cobwebs of ignorance that surround it,
    it shines clear." - Mahatma Gandhi
  • "Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth." - Buddha
  • "You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind." - Mahatma Gandhi
  • "If you shut up truth, and bury it underground, it will but grow." - Emile Zola
  • “People probably think that I have come to cast peace upon the cosmos
    and they do not know that I have come to bring strife upon the earth, fire, sword, war . . .”

    Jesus Christ


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