Practising: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 289 pages
Familiar Quotations PractisingNever did any soul do good, but it came readier to do the same again, with more enjoyment. Never was love, or gratitude, or bounty practised, but with increasing joy, which made the practiser still more in love with the fair act.ndash;ShaftesburyPractising ndash; ExperienceAll experience is an arch, to build upon.ndash;Henry AdamsThe greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge to conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation.ndash;Alfred AdlerDue to the lack of experienced trumpeters, the end of the world has been postponed for three weeks.ndash;AnonymousThe meaning of life is not a question to be answered, but an event to be experienced.ndash;AnonymousThe good thing about being young is that you are not experienced enough to know you cannot possibly do the things you are doing.ndash;AnonymousArming a country with guns and tanks and airplanes is not enough. If our defense program is to succeed, the entire country must experience a rebirth, for in the end, only righteousness can save a nation.ndash;Roger BabsonHappy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family.ndash;Joachim Du BellayNo one who has lived even for a fleeting moment for something other than life in its conventional sense and has experienced the exaltation that this feeling produces can then renounce his new freedom so easily.ndash;Andre BretonWhat each must seek in his life never was on land or sea. It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience, something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else.ndash;Joseph Campbell

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