Quenches: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 57 pages
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Familiar Quotations QuenchesLet's choose today to quench our thirst for the ''good life'' we thinks others lead by acknowledging the good that already exists in our lives. We can then offer the universe the gift of our grateful hearts.ndash;Sarah Ban BreathnachAs objects close to the eye shut out larger objects on the horizon, so man sometimes covers up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and quenches transcendent glories with a little shining dust.ndash;E. H. ChapinShe poured out the liquid music of her voice to quench the thirst of her spirit.ndash;Nathaniel HawthorneAmbition is a lust that is never quenched, but grows more inflamed and madder by enjoyment.ndash;OtwayFoul water will quench fire.ndash;ProverbAs soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.ndash;William ShakespeareIt is not for man to rest in absolute contentment. He is born to hopes and aspirations as the sparks fly upward, unless he has brutified his nature and quenched the spirit of immortality which is his portion.ndash;Robert SoutheyQuenches ndash; AnnihilationBy annihilating desires you annihilate the mind. Every man without passions has within him no principle of action, nor motive to act.ndash;Claude Adrien HelvetiusQuenches ndash; DestroyIt became necessary to destroy the town to save it.ndash;AnonymousIf one would make a thorough revolution, one must attack things and relationships, destroy property and the State. Then there would be no need to destroy men.ndash;Mikhail Bakunin

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