Fixating: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 32 pages
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Familiar Quotations ApprehendingTo feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.ndash;Gaston BachelardThe use of unnecessary violence in the apprehension of the Blues Brothers has been approved.ndash;Blues BrothersWere the happiness of the next world as closely apprehended as the felicities of this, it were a martyrdom to live.ndash;Thomas BrowneBy recognizing a favorable opinion of yourself, and taking pleasure in it, you in a measure give yourself and your peace of mind into the keeping of another, of whose attitude you can never be certain. You have a new source of doubt and apprehension.ndash;Charles Horton CooleyWhen delicate and feeling souls are separated, there is not a feature in the sky, not a movement of the elements, not an aspiration of the breeze, but hints some cause for a lover's apprehension.ndash;Richard Brinsley SheridanSalvation is from our side a choice, from the divine side it is a seizing upon, an apprehending, a conquest by the Most High God. Our ''accepting'' and ''willing'' are reactions rather than actions. The right of determination must always remain with God.ndash;A. W. TozerHuman life is driven forward by its dim apprehension of notions too general for its existing language.ndash;Alfred North WhiteheadIntelligence is quickness to apprehend as distinct form ability, which is capacity to act wisely on the thing apprehended.ndash;Alfred North WhiteheadApprehending ndash; AfraidNever be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.ndash;Corrie Ten BoomDon't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.ndash;Dale Carnegie

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