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Women wish to be loved without a why or a wherefore; not because they are pretty, or good, or well-bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
~By Henri Frederic Amiel ~


The world is not imperfect or slowly evolving along a path to perfection. No, it is perfect at every moment, every sin already carries grace in it.
~By Herman Hesse ~


We went on stage with the Jefferson Airplane, Jim started singing with Grace Slick and hugging her. Then he danced off the stage, went back into the dressing room and passed out cold.
~By Ray Manzarek ~


Such sins, even if they do not kill all grace in us, do harm, nevertheless; and though they are only venial in themselves, they make us apt, ready, and inclined to lose grace and to fall into mortal sin.
~By Johannes Tauler ~


In Washington it is an honor to be disgraced. you have to have been somebody to fall.
~By Meg Greenfield ~


The trick is to be grateful when your mood is high and graceful when it is low.
~By Richard Carlson ~


At that time, I had recently finished a book called Amazing Grace, which many people tell me is a very painful book to read. Well, if it was painful to read, it was also painful to write. I had pains in my chest for two years while I was writing that book.
~By Jonathan Kozol ~


The sweat of hard work is not to be displayed. It is much more graceful to appear favored by the gods.
~By Maxine Hong Kingston ~


For to be poised against fatality, to meet adverse conditions gracefully, is more than simple endurance; it is an act of aggression, a positive triumph.
~By Thomas Mann ~


There is no true gracefulness which is not epitomized goodness.
~By Samuel Butler ~


A belligerent state permits itself every such misdeed, every such act of violence, as would disgrace the individual.
~By Sigmund Freud ~


The paradoxes of today are the prejudices of tomorrow, since the most benighted and the most deplorable prejudices have had their moment of novelty when fashion lent them its fragile grace.
~By Marcel Proust ~


Words can sometimes, in moments of grace, attain the quality of deeds.
~By Elie Wiesel ~


No one was ever saved because his sins were small; no one was ever rejected on account of the greatness of his sins. Where sin abounded, grace shall much more abound.
~By Archibald Alexander ~


Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by grace.
~By George Santayana ~


Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.
~By Mother Teresa ~


Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you - gently, with love, and hand your life back to you.
~By Tennessee Williams ~


The genius of a good leader is to leave behind him a situation which common sense, without the grace of genius, can deal with successfully.
~By Walter Lippmann ~


I just look at it, as it's something that I had to do. I had this vision that really, Graceland is suited for a king and it is his castle. And people really should see it, as he loved it.
~By Priscilla Presley ~


For among other evils caused by being disarmed, it renders you contemptible; which is one of those disgraceful things which a prince must guard against.
~By Niccolo Machiavelli ~


Teach you children poetry; it opens the mind, lends grace to wisdom and makes the heroic virtues hereditary.
~By Walter Scott ~


Poverty is not a disgrace, but it's terribly inconvenient.
~By Milton Berle ~


The man who dies rich, dies in disgrace.
~By Tom Hunter ~


I don't think it's a matter of, do you win the game or not, it's how gracefully do you play it.
~By Ted Danson ~


Like all my family and class, I considered it a sign of weakness to show affection; to have been caught kissing my mother would have been a disgrace, and to have shown affection for my father would have been a disaster.
~By Agnes Smedley ~


I beg my Children to be just and virtuous, never to disgrace my name or theirs, and then they are out of fortune's power.
~By Thomas Willis ~


I'm becoming more and more myself with time. I guess that's what grace is. The refinement of your soul through time.
~By Jewel ~


The best part of the art of living is to know how to grow old gracefully.
~By Eric Hoffer ~


Aging gracefully is supposed to mean trying not to hide time passing and just looking a wreck. Don't worry girls, look like a wreck, that's the way it goes.
~By Jeanne Moreau ~


Although the whole man partakes of this grace, it is first and most appropriately in the soul and later progresses to the body, inasmuch as the body of the man is capable of the same obedience to the will of God as the soul.
~By William Ames ~


I have suffered my self to be politically sacrificed to save my country from ruin and disgrace and if I am never a gain elected I will have the gratification to know that I have done my duty.
~By Davy Crockett ~


Elves have this superhuman strength, yet they're so graceful. Tolkien created them to be angelic spirits, but I also saw Legolas as something out of the Seven Samurai.
~By Orlando Bloom ~


People assume that because you have graced the same stage as the star act, in front of thousands, you must be reaping similar financial rewards. This is a complete fallacy.
~By John Barrow ~


Will is to grace as the horse is to the rider.
~By Saint Augustine ~


You all know that I have been sustained throughout my life by three saving graces - my family, my friends, and a faith in the power of resilience and hope. These graces have carried me through difficult times and they have brought more joy to the good times than I ever could have imagined.
~By Elizabeth Edwards ~


It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in the world.
~By Charles Kettering ~


Augustine does not disagree with this when he teaches that it is a faculty of the reason and the will to choose good with the assistance of grace; evil, when grace is absent.
~By John Calvin ~


Verily, great grace may go with a little gift; and precious are all things that come from a friend.
~By Theocritus ~


The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms. Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
~By Auguste Rodin ~


Learn to... be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not.
~By Henri Frederic Amiel ~


I have deserved neither so much honor or so much disgrace.
~By Pierre Corneille ~


Is it no imputation to be arraigned before this House, in which I have sat forty years, and to have my name transmitted to posterity with disgrace and infamy?
~By Robert Walpole ~


To finish a work? To finish a picture? What nonsense! To finish it means to be through with it, to kill it, to rid it of its soul, to give it its final blow the coup de grace for the painter as well as for the picture.
~By Pablo Picasso ~


I have a musical called Goodbye and Good Luck, based on a Grace Paley short story. I also have King Island Christmas, and there are 20 different productions of it this year.
~By David Friedman ~


Any artist should be grateful for a naive grace which puts him beyond the need to reason elaborately.
~By Saul Bellow ~


Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of polished society.
~By Edmund Burke ~


He is senseless who would match himself against a stronger man; for he is deprived of victory and adds suffering to disgrace.
~By Hesiod ~


Because up to sixteen years old you feel gymnastics more. You can show your emotion, grace, like woman gymnastics, not kid's gymnastics. I feel I have good shape, and I can do it elements everything, but, it's not competition for me.
~By Olga Korbut ~


There is no disgrace in an enemy suffering ill at an enemy's hand, when you hate mutually.
~By Aeschylus ~


Islam is a religion of success. Unlike Christianity, which has as its main image, in the west at least, a man dying in a devastating, disgraceful, helpless death.
~By Karen Armstrong ~


Poverty us no disgrace to a man, but it is confoundedly inconvenient.
~By Sydney Smith ~


It is better to die than to preserve this life by incurring disgrace. The loss of life causes but a moment's grief, but disgrace brings grief every day of one's life.
~By Chanakya ~


Saving faith is an immediate relation to Christ, accepting, receiving, resting upon Him alone, for justification, sanctification, and eternal life by virtue of God's grace.
~By Charles Spurgeon ~


And you know, when you've experienced grace and you feel like you've been forgiven, you're a lot more forgiving of other people. You're a lot more gracious to others.
~By Rick Warren ~


Tell me I'm clever, Tell me I'm kind, Tell me I'm talented, Tell me I'm cute, Tell me I'm sensitive, Graceful and wise, Tell me I'm perfect - But tell me the truth.
~By Shel Silverstein ~


Science, which is not so attached to 'truth' as it once was, ut more to immediate 'effectiveness', is now drifting towards a decline, it's civic fall from grace.
~By Paul Virilio ~


The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.
~By Horace ~


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.
~By Aeschylus ~


Marriage is a feast where the grace is sometimes better than the dinner.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Illness has always brought me nearer to a state of grace.
~By Abbe Pierre ~


Grace can and does have a history.
~By Karl Rahner ~


The more English is heard in the world, the more gratifying it seems to speak French, and above all to know the culture of our country. They find a kind of French social grace in the language and culture.
~By Bernard Pivot ~


That only is a disgrace to a man which he has deserved to suffer.
~By Phaedrus ~


Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
~By William Hazlitt ~


This is how I define grace: you're on the main stage, and it looks like it has been rehearsed 100 times, everything goes so smoothly. That's where I get my confidence and success, from knowing that I have an edge because I know I'm prepared.
~By Alex Rodriguez ~


Peace is the happy natural state of man; war is corruption and disgrace.
~By James Thomson ~


Diana Ross is a big inspiration to all of us. We all grew up watching everything about her - her mike placement, her grace, her style and her class.
~By Beyonce Knowles ~


Courage and grace are a formidable mixture. The only place to see it is in the bullring.
~By Marlene Dietrich ~


For some ungodly reason, I end up being naked in a lot of stuff. But there is a certain grace and kudos that come with taking your clothes off on the first day, a respect that is given by the rest of the cast.
~By Paul Bettany ~


The grace of God means something like: Here is your life. You might never have been, but you are because the party wouldn't have been complete without you.
~By Frederick Buechner ~


He does it with better grace, but I do it more natural.
~By William Shakespeare ~


Through selfless work, love of God grows in the heart. Then through his grace one realize him in course of time. God can be seen. One can talk to him as I am talking to you.
~By Ramakrishna ~


It is a most disgraceful shame the way in which Irishmen are brought up. They are ashamed of their language, institutions, and of everything Irish.
~By Douglas Hyde ~


Any education that matters is liberal. All the saving truths, all the healing graces that distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full education from a half empty one are contained in that word.
~By Alan K. Simpson ~


Each day offers us the gift of being a special occasion if we can simply learn that as well as giving, it is blessed to receive with grace and a grateful heart.
~By Sarah Ban Breathnach ~


The house built on the sand may oftentimes be built higher, have more fair parapets and battlements, windows and ornaments, than that which is built upon the rock; yet all gifts and privileges equal not one grace.
~By John Owen ~


Sin does not stop God's grace from flowing, but God's grace will stop sin.
~By Joseph Prince ~


There was Shawon Dunston and Mark Grace, and together we were a double play combination for ten years.
~By Ryne Sandberg ~


We require from buildings two kinds of goodness: first, the doing their practical duty well: then that they be graceful and pleasing in doing it.
~By John Ruskin ~


The augmentation of slaves weakens the states; and such a trade is diabolical in itself, and disgraceful to mankind.
~By George Mason ~


As much as I value an union of all the states, I would not admit the southern states into the union, unless they agreed to the discontinuance of this disgraceful trade, because it would bring weakness and not strength to the union.
~By George Mason ~


The grace of God is courtesy.
~By Hilaire Belloc ~


Work is no disgrace: it is idleness which is a disgrace.
~By Hesiod ~


Elves are like trees, grounded and focused from the trunk down but graceful and agile on top.
~By Orlando Bloom ~


For we can affirm with a good conscience that we have, after reading the Holy Scripture, applied ourselves and yet daily apply ourselves to the extent that the grace of the Lord permits to inquiry into and investigation of the consensus of the true and purer antiquity.
~By Martin Chemnitz ~


The most important thing in an argument, next to being right, is to leave an escape hatch for your opponent, so that he can gracefully swing over to your side without too much apparent loss of face.
~By Sydney J. Harris ~


I hope there's a tinge of disgrace about me. Hopefully, there's one good scandal left in me yet.
~By Diana Rigg ~


Grace must find expression in life, otherwise it is not grace.
~By Karl Barth ~


God appoints our graces to be nurses to other men's weaknesses.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


One may preach a covenant of grace more clearly than another... But when they preach a covenant of works for salvation, that is not truth.
~By Anne Hutchinson ~


Few men of action have been able to make a graceful exit at the appropriate time.
~By Malcolm Muggeridge ~


A lot of people are upset that I'm not working. They say it's a disgrace.
~By Marcel Carne ~


There is a grace of life which is still yours, my dear Europe.
~By Charles Olson ~


The Cold War in Africa is one of the darkest, most disgraceful pages in contemporary history, and everybody ought to be ashamed.
~By Ryszard Kapuscinski ~


The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
~By Voltaire ~


There are things God does for me daily, and it throws me into brain lock, because I know in my heart I don't deserve that kind of grace. I don't deserve that break.
~By Willie Aames ~


The children of believing parents, at least their next and immediate seed, even of us Gentiles now under the gospel, are included by God within the covenant of grace.
~By Thomas Goodwin ~


I think of moving as a kind of saving grace.
~By Martin Puryear ~


A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in mind, don't ignore your son's tender years.
~By Juvenal ~


Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than to suffer injustice, and that justice is equality.
~By Plato ~

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