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A Quote by Agnes de Mille on decisions, destiny, and life

No trumpets sound when the important decisions of your life are made. Destiny is made known silently.

Agnes de Mille (1908 -)

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A Quote by Agnes de Mille on art, darkness, death, and life

Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little. The artist never entirely knows. We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark.

Agnes de Mille (1908 -)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on happiness, life, and prosperity

Only when man's life comes to end in prosperity can one call that man happy.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

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A Quote by Aeschylus on honor, life, and modesty

Honor modesty more than your life.

Aeschylus (525 - 456 BC)

Source: The Suppliant Maidens, Line 1012

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on life and men

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Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose, But young men think it is, and we were young.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

Source: More Poems, 1936.

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A Quote by Alfred Edward Housman on death, lies, life, men, and shame

Here dead lie we because we did not choose To live and shame the land from which we sprung Life to be sure, is nothing much to lose; But young men think it is, and we were young.

A.E. Housman (1859 - 1936)

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A Quote by Adrienne Cecile Rich on belief, choice, language, life, respect, soul, and words

I believe that words can help us move or keep us paralysed, and that our choices of language and verbal tone have something - a great deal - to do with how we live our lives and whom we end up speaking with and hearing; and that we can deflect words by trivialization, of course, but also by ritualized respect, or we can let them enter our souls and mix with the juices of our minds.

Adrienne Cecile Rich (1929 -)

Source: (Toward a More Feminist Criticism)

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A Quote by Adrienne Gusoff on life

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Not only is life a bitch, but it is always having puppies.

Adrienne Gusoff

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A Quote by Adrienne Gusoff on life

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Living in a vacuum sucks.

Adrienne Gusoff

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A Quote by Adam Lindsay Gordon on courage, goals, kindness, life, neighbors, questions, and trouble

Question not, but live and labour Till yon goal be won, Helping every feeble neighbor, Seeking help from none; Life is mostly froth and bubble, Two things stand like stone, Kindness in another's trouble, Courage in your own.

Adam Lindsay Gordon (1833 - 1870)

Source: Ye Wearie Wayfarer

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