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Mother is the name for God
in the lips and hearts of little children.
- William Makepeace Thackeray

Related topics: Family Relationship Life Human-Nature Psychology

As you awaken,
may your dreams greet you by name,
and may you answer, "Yes!"
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Everything we say, do, think, and feel
is a product of our personal history
and the collective history of humankind.
Our name for these histories is "prejudice."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You may call God love, you may call God goodness.
But the best name for God is compassion.
- Meister Eckhart

 

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask "Why me?"
Then a voice answers "Nothing personal,
your name just happened to come up. -
- Charlie Brown, in Charles M. Schulz' cartoon Peanuts

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
- Oscar Wilde

Inferiority Complex:
a name for not loving yourself enough.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do not say, "It is morning,"
and dismiss it with a name of yesterday.
See it for the first time
as a newborn child that has no name.
- Rabindranath Tagore

A man's good name is his best monument
- from an old churchyard at Lockerbie, Scotland

All my life, my heart has yearned for a thing I cannot name.
- Andre Breton

What's in a name? That which we call a rose
by any other name would smell as sweet
- William Shakespeare

My father used to sing to me in my mother's womb.
I think I can name about any tune in two beats.
- Yancy Butler

Know that the true essence of the Golden Rule
is always being compassionate, kind,
generous, and being in service to others.
Compelling others to behave as you wish
them to behave in the name of the
Golden Rule is a corruption of a sacred principle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If I were asked to name the chief benefit of the house,
I should say: the house shelters day-dreaming,
the house protects the dreamer, the house allows one to dream in peace.
- Gaston Bachelard

I wanted to know the name of every stone
and flower and insect and bird and beast.
I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life -
but there was no one to tell me.
- George Washington Carver

A poet's work is to name the unnameable,
to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments,
shape the world, and stop it going to sleep.
- Salman Rushdie

The weeds keep multiplying in our garden,
which is our mind ruled by fear.
Rip them out and call them by name.
- Sylvia Browne

There is no principle worth the name
if it is not wholly good.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

And on the pedestal these words appear:
`My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings:
'Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!'
Nothing beside remains. Round the decay
Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare,
The lone and level sands stretch far away.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

"Fair" is not a useful concept.
Life is not "fair."
You can't make life "fair."
You can get angry.
You can complain about life not being "fair."
You can attempt revenge - perhaps violently.
You can inflict great suffering upon yourself
in the name of life being "unfair."
And Life is still not "fair."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love is simply the name for the desire and the pursuit of the whole.
- Aristophanes

SPIRIT is the name we give to
the entirety of everything we can perceive
plus the entirety of everything
that is beyond our perception.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Jim Bakker spells his name with two k's because three would be too obvious.
- Bill Maher

In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the
most exquisite form of torture ever known to man:
survival.
- Edward Everett Hale

The bungalow had more to do with how Americans live
today than any other building that has gone remotely
by the name of architecture in our history.
- Russell Lynes

It's true, you can never eat a pet you name.
And anyway, it would be like a ventriloquist eating his dummy.
- Alexander Theroux

Always it gave me a pang that my children had no lawful claim to a name.
- Harriet Ann Jacobs

Very often we see coaches who have not been successful being recycled,
instead of looking to a new face or a new name who
has demonstrated the ability to handle the job.
- Lynn Swann

I couldn't begin to name names...
in general I have found racers to be some of the most
competitive people on the planet...
and some of the nicest as well.
- John Oates

I was the good Bond girl, but I wanted to have the
dresses and the high heels.
I wanted the funky, sexy name.
- Izabella Scorupco

No one should fear to undertake any task in the name of our Saviour,
if it is just and if the intention is purely for His holy service.
- Christopher Columbus

The first year I was on the show, it took an interviewer
about 45 minutes to get it out of me that I even had a dog,
and even then I wouldn't tell him the dog's name.
- David Hyde Pierce

The name of Abraham Lincoln is imperishable.
- Matthew Simpson

I'd call it a new version of voodoo economics,
but I'm afraid that would give witch doctors a bad name.
- Geraldine Ferraro

East Hampton happens to have been the first place in
the world where I was a star,
a real star with a star pasted above my name on the dressing-room door.
- Eva Gabor

Patriotism.
Combustible rubbish ready to the torch of any one ambitious to illuminate his name.
- Ambrose Bierce

A name doesn't make the music.
It's just called that to differentiate it from other types of music.
- Art Blakey

Publishing a protocol under the name Atom that tries
to capture all of the prior art in this stage and might
provide a good basis for winding down the syndication wars.
- Tim Bray

Its the name on the front of the jersey that matters most,
not the one on the back.
- Joe Paterno

When you don't work for a while, immediately you get
a little black mark next to your name.
- Lori Loughlin

As we take our places in the General Assembly and at the Council meetings,
let us begin all our work in the name of God,
for the solution of all our problems is a spiritual one.
- Warren R. Austin

Sing the songs of joy to the Lord, serve the Name of the Lord,
and become the servant of His servants.
- Guru Nanak

A self-made man may prefer a self-made name.
- Learned Hand

How in heaven's name can a nation with a $1 trillion
surplus threaten so much scientific research so vital to its future?
- David R. Gergen

The only power deserving the name is that of masses,
and of governments while they make themselves the organ
of the tendencies and instincts of masses.
- John Stuart Mill

Never worry about bad press: All that matters is if
they spell your name right.
- Kate Hudson

Visible Faith is an expression of my Christian faith
which must be visible to be real!
I gave the name to the collection of musicians who
worked with me on the record.
- Ken Hensley

Producer's Surplus is a convenient name for the genus
of which the rent of land is the leading species.
- Alfred Marshall

If I may take the liberty to speak for science at least,
today his name and his prizes are without a peer in the world.
He not only elevates science but he influences it as well.
- Melvin Calvin

Cartoonist was the weirdest name I finally let myself have.
I would never say it.
When I heard it I silently thought, what an awful word.
- Lynda Barry

It is not a God, just and good, but a devil,
under the name of God, that the Bible describes.
- Thomas Paine

My Life in CIA is the first time that I've ever written a story in my own name.
- Harry Mathews

We say the name of God, but that is only habit.
- Nikita Khrushchev

You may keep Turkey on the map of Europe,
you may call the country by the name of Turkey if you like,
but do not think you can keep up the Mahommedan rule in the country.
- Richard Cobden

We call that person who has lost his father,
an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife.
But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend,
by what name do we call him? Here every language is
silent and holds its peace in impotence.
- Joseph Roux

What you think of a name depends so much on the people you know by that name.
- Doug McClure

Any writer worth the name is always getting into one
thing or getting out of another thing.
- Fannie Hurst

And I agreed with that, and I couldn't wait to change my name anyway,
because I'm not too fond of the name of Reginald.
It's a very kind of '50s English name.
- Elton John

I am and always will be an HRH.
But out of personal choice I like to be called William
because that is my name and I want people to call me William -
for now.
- Prince William

Can you name me even one time when someone else raced
to the Americans in trouble? I don't think there was
outside help even during the San Francisco earthquake.
- Gordon Sinclair

Self-improvement is the name of the game,
and your primary objective is to strengthen yourself,
not to destroy an opponent.
- Maxwell Maltz

A name indicates what we seek.
An address indicates where it is.
A route indicates how we get there.
- Jon Postel

Watch me when people say deaf and dumb,
or deaf mute, and I give them a look like you might
get if you called Denzel Washington the wrong name.
- Marlee Matlin

It is really quite amazing that all of the folks supporting privatization,
from the president on down, keep invoking the name of my grandfather,
Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
- James Roosevelt

I like the name Atomic Kitten.
It's so great.
- Bryan Ferry

I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said 'We saw your movie.'
'Which one?' I said.
He shouted 'Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn't like?
- Brad Pitt

I've been chased.
I've been pushed.
I've been screamed at.
I've been verbally abused.
I've been afraid for my safety.
But I did it all in the name of entertainment.
- Howie Mandel

Every one of the world's dictatorships can and does
claim to be acting in the name of the people.
- Harold H. Greene

To holy people the very name of Jesus is a name to feed upon,
a name to transport.
His name can raise the dead and transfigure and beautify the living.
- John Henry Newman

I have no name: I am but two days old.
What shall I call thee? I happy am, Joy is my name.
Sweet joy befall thee!
- William Blake

I don't know whether John Roberts has a twin,
perhaps a sister or, uh, someone with a Hispanic last name.
- John Cornyn


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