Reexamining: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 39 pages
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Familiar Quotations Reestablishing ndash; ReinstateI've never looked forward to a birthday like I'm looking forward to my new daughter's birthday, because two days after that is when I can apply for reinstatement.ndash;Pete RoseReestablishing ndash; RestoringWe have this day restored the Sovereign to Whom all men ought to be obedient. He reigns in heaven and from the rising to the setting of the sun, let His kingdom come.ndash;Samuel AdamsTo look backward for a while is to refresh the eye, to restore it, and to render it the more fit for its prime function of looking forward.ndash;Margaret Fairless BarberSpirit borrows from matter the perceptions on which it feeds and restores them to matter in the form of movements which it has stamped with its own freedom.ndash;Henri BergsonWere art to redeem man, it could do so only by saving him from the seriousness of life and restoring him to an unexpected boyishness.ndash;Jose Ortega Y GassetCutting the space budget really restores my faith in humanity. It eliminates dreams, goals, and ideals and lets us get straight to the business of hate, debauchery, and self-annihilation.ndash;Johnny HartEarly impressions are hard to eradicate from the mind. When once wool has been dyed purple, who can restore it to its previous whiteness?ndash;Saint JeromeWhether we name divine presence synchronicity, serendipity, or graced moment matters little. What matters is the reality that our hearts have been understood. Nothing is as real as a healthy dose of magic which restores our spirits.ndash;Nancy LongNo man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance.ndash;Henry MillerDespite crime's omnipresence, things work in society, because biology compels it. Order eventually restores itself, by psychic equilibrium.ndash;Camille Paglia

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