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Temptations, when we first meet them, are like a lion that roared at Samson; but if we overcome them, the next time we see them we shall find a nest of honey within them.


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No good work whatever can be perfect, and the demand for perfection is always a sign of a misunderst...
JOHN RUSKIN
People are eternally divided into two classes, the believer, builder, and praiser, and the unbelieve...
JOHN RUSKIN
Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being.
JOHN UPDIKE
The beauty and completeness of a wild apple tree living its own life in the woods is heartily acknow...
JOHN MUIR
Mountains are to the rest of the body of the earth, what violent muscular action is to the body of m...
JOHN RUSKIN
They spend their time looking forward to the past.
JOHN OSBORNE
The joy is still there when I see Sean. He didn't come out of my belly, but my God, I've made his bo...
JOHN LENNON
Beware the fury of a patient man.
JOHN DRYDEN
I resent performing for frisking idiots who don't know anything.
JOHN LENNON
Value is the way animal interest and partiality are experienced in consciousness. As such, they invo...
JOHN LACHS
To give a man full knowledge of morality, I would send him to no other book than the New Testament.
JOHN LOCKE
Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark o...
JOHN BURROUGHS
All the nationalists are wasms -- except one, the most powerful of this century, indeed, of the enti...
JOHN LUKACS
Of all the dramatic media, radio is the most visual.
JOHN REEVES
Just as women are afraid of receiving, men are afraid of giving.
JOHN GRAY
When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blosso...
JOHN GRAY
Love is lost in men's capricious minds, but in women s, it fills all the room it finds.
JOHN CROWNE
Men act and women appear. Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at.
JOHN BERGER
Your memory is a monster; you forget - it doesn't. It simply files things away. It keeps things for ...
JOHN IRVING
When the time for recognition of service to the nation in wartime comes to be considered, Bob Hope s...
JOHN STEINBECK
Even if I was well - I must make myself as good a Philosopher as possible. Now I have had opportuni...
JOHN KEATS
It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice.
JOHN CASSIS
How false is the conception, how frantic the pursuit, of that treacherous phantom which men call Lib...
JOHN RUSKIN
Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes th...
JOHN FRENCH
In simplest terms, a leader is one who knows where he wants to go, and gets up, and goes.
JOHN ERSKINE
My passions are all asleep from my having slumbered till nearly eleven and weakened the animal fiber...
JOHN KEATS
All objects lose by too familiar a view.
JOHN DRYDEN
The weakest arm is strong enough, that strikes
With the sword of justice.
JOHN WEBSTER
The essential self is innocent, and when it tastes its own innocence knows that it lives for ever.
JOHN UPDIKE
Every step in the dark turns out in the end to have been on course after all.
JOHN TARRANT
If men lived like men indeed, their houses would be temples -- temples which we should hardly dare t...
JOHN RUSKIN
In England, I'm a horror movie director. In Germany, I'm a filmmaker. In the US, I'm a bum.
JOHN CARPENTER
There is an electric fire in human nature tending to purify -- so that among these human creatures t...
JOHN KEATS
Woman's honor is nice as ermine; it will not bear a soil.
JOHN DRYDEN
Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by th...
JOHN JOHNSON
Every great man is always being helped by everybody; for his gift is to get good out of all things a...
JOHN RUSKIN
Anyone can hate. It costs to love.
JOHN WILLIAMSON
Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams.
JOHN HUSTON
A great thing can only be done by a great person; and they do it without effort.
JOHN RUSKIN
Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the taxation of labor...
JOHN RUSKIN
Repentance is but want of power to sin.
JOHN DRYDEN
Reason is our soul's left hand, faith her right, by these we reach divinity.
JOHN DONNE
Being a famous writer is a little like being a tall dwarf. You're on the edge of normality.
JOHN UPDIKE
There is not a fiercer hell than the failure in a great object.
JOHN KEATS