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A Quote by Marlin K. Jensen on friendship, satisfaction, and security

I think in all of us there is a profound longing for friendship, a deep yearning for the satisfaction and security that close and lasting friendships can give.

Marlin K. Jensen (1942 -)

Source: General Conference, April 1999, © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. Used by permission.

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A Quote by Mark Twain on life, opportunity, and security

There is no security in life, only opportunity.

Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)

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A Quote by Mao Tse-tung on beginning, companions, pollution, security, and water

While swimming in the heavily polluted rivers of south China, despite the pleadings of his security guards and his physician, he would chide his companions if they began to panic in the water: Maybe you're afraid of sinking, Don't think about it. If you don't think about it, you won't sink. If you do, you will.

Mao Tse-tung (1893 - 1976)

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A Quote by Justice Louis Dembitz Brandeis on commitment, conviction, crime, government, laws, order, privacy, and security

To declare that in the administration of criminal law the end justifies the means to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure conviction of a private criminal would bring terrible retribution.

Louis Dembitz Brandeis (1856 - 1941)

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A Quote by Thomas Babington, Lord Macaulay on accidents, birth, chance, elections, neighbors, perception, popularity, questions, reason, security, and thinking

We see no reason for thinking that the opinions of the magistrate on speculative questions are more likely to be right than those of any other man. None of the modes by which a magistrate is appointed, popular election, the accident of the lot, or the accident of birth, affords, as far as we can perceive, much security for his being wiser than any of his neighbors. The chance of his being wiser than all his neighbors together is still smaller.

Lord Macaulay Thomas Babington (1800 - 1859)

Source: 1830

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A Quote by Alfred, Lord TENNYSON on change, lies, rest, security, sleep, and soul

Sleep till the end, true soul and sweet! Nothing comes to thee new or strange. Sleep full of rest from head to feet; Lie still, dry dust, secure of change.

Lord Alfred Tennyson (1809 - 1892)

Source: To J. S.

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A Quote by John Dalberg, Lord Acton on certainty, country, judgment, minorities, and security

The most certain test by which we judge whether a country is really free is the amount of security enjoyed by minorities.

Lord Acton Dalberg (1834 - 1902)

Source: The History of Freedom in Antiquity

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A Quote by Lewis Schwellenbach on laws, mankind, nature, progress, security, society, and welfare

Every right has its responsibilities. Like the right itself, these responsibilities stem from no man-made law, but from the very nature of man and society. The security, progress and welfare of one group is measured finally in the security, progress and welfare of all mankind.

Lewis Schwellenbach

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A Quote by Kathleen Norris on children, future, security, and present

We can't give our children the future, strive though we may to make it secure. But we can give them the present.

Kathleen Norris

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A Quote by Kahlil Gibran on body, fear, security, soul, spirit, and wine

The thirst of soul is sweeter than the wine of material things, and the fear of spirit is dearer than the security of the body.

Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931)

Source: Wisdom of Gibran

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