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1. “This is one of the blessings of the urban nature project: without the overtly magnificent to stop us in our tracks, we must seek out the more subversively magnificent. Our sense of what constitutes wildness is expanded, and our sense of wonder along with it.”

Tags : Magnificence Urban Nature Wildness Wonder
Source : Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness

2. “Shocked? I consider Bob one of the constellations of our time — of our country — America — a bright, magnificent constellation. Besides, all the constellations—not alone of this but of any time—shock the average intelligence for a while. In one respect that helps to prove it a constellation. Think of Voltaire, Paine, Hicks, not to say anything of modern men whom we could mention.{Whitman's thoughts on his close friend, the great Robert Ingersoll}”

Tags : Admiration Constellation Friendship Ingersoll Magnificence Paine Praise Robert G Ingersoll Robert Green Ingersoll Robert Ingersoll Thomas Paine Voltaire
Author : Walt Whitman
Source : Walt Whitman's Camden Conversations

3. “YOUR GREATER ANIMALThey say that if you areEver confronted byA lion or bear,To never act scared.Instead act likeYou are the greater animalAnd that they'reThe hareThat you are aboutTo tear.This has beenProvenAnd compared.This is how presidentsAre lovedAnd feared.Each one of us has an animalWithin usThat is armed withMental,Physical orSpiritual giftsThat could shoot spearsThrough the air.So next timeYou are confronted inA fight that seems unfair,Just remember the lion and the bear.MAGNIFYYour greater animalAnd all that feel your magnificenceWill quickly step awayAnd disappear.”

Tags : Animal Armed Bear Fear Feared Fight Gifts Greater Animal Greatness Growth Imbalanced Lion Love Loved Magnificence Mental Physical President Size Spark Spirit Strength Unfair
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

4. “If and when all the laws governing physical phenomena are finally discovered, and all the empirical constants occurring in these laws are finally expressed through the four independent basic constants, we will be able to say that physical science has reached its end, that no excitement is left in further explorations, and that all that remains to a physicist is either tedious work on minor details or the self-educational study and adoration of the magnificence of the completed system. At that stage physical science will enter from the epoch of Columbus and Magellan into the epoch of the National Geographic Magazine!”

Tags : Christopher Columbus Columbus Complete Constants Details Exploration Ferdinand Magellan Magellan Magnificence National Geographic Physicist Physics Science Tedious Work
Author : George Gamow

5. “If beauty is relative, then any and everything when compared to the beauty of God is absolutely hideous.”

Tags : Absolute Truth Absolutes Beautiful Beauty Comparison Depravity Flawlessness Glory Glory Of God God Hideous Holiness Life Magnificence Perfection Relativity Righteousness Sin Ugly
Author : Criss Jami

6. “The Source …Who are YouWhere lay your pathWhy be on your journey...The Source …Your marvel amazesYour mystique invokesYour magnificence entrances(Page 88)”

Tags : Journey Magnificence Marvel Mystique Path Source Source Of Life
Author : Neena Verma
Source : A Mother's Cry... A Mother's Celebration

7. “He put his wrists out in front, and as he spoke the words engraved on them, he turned his arms around slowly. "Dum spiramus tuebimur, which in English reads: while we breath, we shall defend," he told her.”

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Source : Magnificence

8. “We all have scars, Wharick. Mine happen to be on the the outside," Kathel answered but knew what he said wasn't entirely true. He bore scars on the inside as well.”

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Source : Magnificence

9. “There's a little known virtue called magnificence: an unostentatious liberality of expenditure in doing good. You would deny me the practice of it. Mierda! I should have left you on the comet.”

Tags : Doing Good Good Deeds Kindness Magnificence
Author : Julian May
Source : Perseus Spur

10. “With him, I've become like putty- rendered powerless by his magnificence- and his to mold into whatever he desires.”

Tags : Desires Gay Gay Romance Gay Romance Erotica Magnificence Mold Powerless Putty Rendered Whatever
Author : Giorge Leedy
Source : Uninhibited From Lust To Love

11. “Find a calm lake and wait for the twilight in silence! There, existence will visit you with all its magnificence! The existence of the Existence can best be felt in the presence of dimness and in the absence of crowds and noises!”

Tags : Absence Calm Dimness Existence Existence Quotes Lake Magnificence Presence Twilight

12. “In the average, want overcomes reason. In the magnificent, reason is the want.”

Tags : Inverse Paradigms Logic Magnificence Magnificent Paradox Reason

13. “Killing another with slow, deliberate intent is a warping of the gifts that magic offers. It warps the mage in a manner he cannot repair. You cannot kill another slowly and not twist something within yourself, Alador. Remember this: magic is not without cost regardless of its wonder and magnificence.”

Tags : Cost Gifts Killing Magic Magnificence The Blackguard Wonder

14. “There’s no better way to serve and nourish the magnificence in another person than to simply listen to them openheartedly and without judgment.”

Tags : Judgement Leadership Listening Magnificence Nourish Servant Leadership Serve
Source : Co-Active Leadership: Five Ways to Lead

15. “The view was in an unearthly way beautiful, but it was also unendurable. It implied too much”

Tags : Beauty Magnificence Unbearable
Source : Axis

16. “A loving heart is a magical magnet for magnificence.”

Tags : Debasish Mridha Debasish Mridha M D Heart Inspirational Love Loving Heart Magnificence Philosophy Quotes

17. “The system wears a mask of civility, yet will quickly reveal its true nature in the form of magnificently-purposed violence when needed.”

Tags : Civility Magnificence Mask Nature Purpose Revelation System Trueness Violence
Author : Bryant McGill
Source : Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

18. “I also had a dim idea that if I walked the streets of New York by myself all night something of the city's mystery and magnificence might rub off on me at last. But I gave it up.”

Tags : Alone Magnificence Mystery New York Solitude
Author : Sylvia Plath
Source : The Bell Jar

19. “He quickly left the room, and when he shut the door behind him he leaned his back against it, tilted his head back, and put his palms to his eyes before bowing his head. "....That was too close," he murmured under his breath..”

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Source : Magnificence

20. “He didn't need a curse to realize the desire of his heart was to fight the Horfins of this land, the Kravens, and the darkness that had swayed his brothers toward evil. He would continue to fight, continue to lead. Curse or no curse.”

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Source : Magnificence

21. “She knew without a doubt what he had said was true. They were created for each other. Destined for this time of reconciliation. For Keirah, it was a moment, no, it was the moment of a lifetime, and it would forever be engraved on her heart and etched in her soul to be remembered long after forever.”

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Source : Magnificence

22. “Embrace the magnificence that is inside you.”

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23. “Are you telling me, or are you asking me?" Kathel said sarcastically."Depends on your answer," Wharickreplied. "Yes, Gwardian. It would be my honor to be your second." "Then I was telling you," Wharick told him.”

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Source : Magnificence

24. “I may have been born into this world to be the Gwardian, but I was created for you, for us. You are the reason I exist, the reason I breathe. You are the light to my darkness, and without you I am lost forever.”

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Source : Magnificence

25. “Surrounding the two of them was the love they shared but also an overwhelming feeling of fear--fear of a future filled with the emptiness which would consume them if they remained apart. A fear of a future of being separated forever, and it gripped both of their hearts, demanding preventative action.”

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Source : Magnificence