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'Tis God gives skill, but not without men's hand: He could not make Antonio Stradivarius's violins without Antonio.


George Eliot

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'Tis God gives skill, but not without men's hand: He could not make Antonio Stradivarius's violins w...
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Draw, Antonio; draw, Antonio; draw and don’t waste time.
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Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picni...
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It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
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San Antonio can be beaten.
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I could live without television, but not without books.
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Not only a man without hand is handicapped but also a man without health.
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I'll take San Antonio, I got nothing.
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There was a lot going on at the end of the game. Antonio in the stands was scary, all you could thin...
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In Spain there's the king - and then there's Antonio.
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Who could argue with the 'New Orleans Saints of San Antonio'?
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Without Manatee Rural Health, we could not make this work.
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'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship.
THOMAS FULLER
Not sure how I felt about Antonio and Echo, I linked my fingers with hers. Antonio cocked a surprise...
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'Tis skill not strength that governs a ship.
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'Tis skill, not strength, that governs a ship.
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God had one Son without sin, but not a single child without the rod
CHARLES H. SPURGEON
God had one Son without sin, but not a single child without the rod
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He could not see a belt without hitting below it.
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Antonio is constantly sweeping the horizon for the right answer,
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Those who believe that they believe in God, but without passion in their hearts, without anguish in ...
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Those who believe that they believe in God, but without passion in their hearts, without anguish in ...
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God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
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Do we not wile away moments of inanity or fatigued waiting by repeating some trivial movement or sou...
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God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
FRANZ KAFKA
We didn't want to let this game slip away. We were ready to make the trip to San Antonio.
ERIC GARCIA
That's Antonio Brown. When you can run a 4.2 40 off of the couch, you can do anything you want.
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Manny has fought Marco Antonio Barrera, Juan Manuel Marquez and Erik Morales in his last (four) figh...
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Let's call this then, only half facetiously, a new patristic, in which the intellectual is charged w...
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People could live very happily without the Turner Prize, but they could not live without real commun...
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The hand that gives is among the hand that takes. Money has no fatherland, financiers are without pa...
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He could not live without adversaries, no more than a tree can live without soil; like mangrove tree...
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'Tis liberty alone that gives the flower Of fleeting life its lustre and perfume; And we are w...
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God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them, any more than a boat without steam o...
HENRY WARD BEECHER
I think the Saints will go over real well in San Antonio, but I'm partial to San Antonio because I t...
BILL BRADLEY
God can have our money and not have our hearts, but He cannot have our hearts without having our mon...
R. KENT HUGHES
God wants to show the advantage of His kingdom to the world, but He will not do this without us
SUNDAY ADELAJA
God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but wi...
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It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the Bible. –GEORGE WASHINGTON
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Let us work without theorizing, 'Tis the only way to make life endurable.
VOLTAIRE (FRANçOIS-MARIE AROUET)
God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but wi...
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Most of the threat for fires was well to the northwest of San Antonio.
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Let us work without theorizing, 'Tis the only way to make life endurable.
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The devil tempts us not--'tis we tempt him, Reckoning his skill with opportunity.
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There's poverty in wealth. If a man is wealthy without good health, is he not poor? If a man is weal...
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The devil tempts us not; 'tis we who tempt him, beckoning his skill with opportunity.
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Antonio has been more dedicated this camp than I've ever seen him. The scary part is Antonio is real...
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Love without hope will not survive. Love without faith changes nothing. Love gives power to hope and...
TOBA BETA
It's important so the spouses have someplace close to go without having to go to (the national veter...
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Love without hope will not survive.
Love without faith changes nothing.
Love gives power t...
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The poor man is not he who is without a cent, but he who is without a dream
HARRY KEMP
The intellectual is and only can be a militant, engaged as a singularity among others, embarked on t...
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It seemed like we were playing catchup (the whole game). We were out of it early in the third quarte...
STEVE SPURRIER
You cannot do anything without God. It's a profound and elemental truth. Not, you cannot do most...
MARCO RUBIO
God gives, but man must open his hand.
GERMAN PROVERB
God is the same God, always and everywhere. He is omnipresent not virtually only, but also substanti...
ISAAC NEWTON
We could not continue without risking discovery.
EDWINA CURRIE
This property offers a tremendous opportunity for JMJ Development to showcase our abilities in the M...
TIMOTHY BARTON
They could not live without petting.
FREDERICK II
Without music, I could not get through.
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The overwhelming success of San Antonio B-Cycle has proven that San Antonio is a model city for bike...
JULIAN CASTRO
It's impossible to walk a block in Miami, in Los Angeles, San Antonio without running into someo...
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He could not blow his nose without moralizing on the state of the handkerchief industry
CYRIL CONNOLLY
This is what you want to take down to San Antonio. This team has shown so much character all season....
DARRELL ARMSTRONG
San Antonio is a brilliant team. When they sense your weakness they get stronger.
GEORGE KARL
San Antonio has expressed interest in getting an NFL team, going back to '93 or '95,
GENE UPSHAW
Several of San Antonio area districts fare better than many other urban districts.
JAY GREENE
This is a dream the city of San Antonio has had for the last 21 years.
MARK SCHULTZ
God created you without asking, he will take your life away without asking, he will save you without...
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We were available, but FEMA chose to send them to San Antonio or Utah or other far destinations,
ROGER WICKER
Antonio and I only danced together in a couple of quick scenes. But it was really nice.
YAYA DACOSTA
Fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez was a major part of my early career.
ANDRE LEON TALLEY
It will draw corporate business travelers and vacationers to Austin, maybe, instead of San Antonio.
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For to win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enem...
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All these games he's trying to play with Antonio's mind, to me are not going to work. Antonio has be...
BUDDY MCGIRT
Not sure if without this world God would be much happier but I'm sure man: WOULD!
SORIN CERIN
It's a great opportunity for San Antonio, and we shouldn't pass it up,
BILL GREEHEY
It's like our moment has arrived. San Antonio seems to have hit the big leagues.
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God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
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God gives every bird his worm, but he does not throw it into the nest.
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God gives every bird his worm, but He does not throw it into the nest.
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God gives every bird its food, but he does not throw it into the nest
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A conservative is a liberal who just got mugged and a liberal is a conservative who just got arreste...
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i believe in love. lust. sex. romance. i don't want everything to add up to the perfect equation...i...
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If you are constantly looking in the rear view mirror, how will you ever see what is in front of you...
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It's not that we believe that by streaming our San Antonio station's signal that we will suddenly de...
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God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
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Without God, democracy will not and cannot long endure.
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It is a language, and it touches on things oral or written language don't get to. When I first met A...
BILL ROSS
'Tis beauty that doth oft make women proud; but, God He knows, thy share thereof is small.
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Without writers, stories would not be written,
Without actors, stories could not be brought to ...
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We'll sit back now and see what San Antonio and Sacramento do. We handled our business.
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San Antonio is being viewed as an up-and-coming market.
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The lapse of time during which a given event has not happened, is, in this logic of habit, constantl...
GEORGE ELIOT
The select natures who pant after the ideal, and find nothing in pantaloons or petticoats great enou...
GEORGE ELIOT
Passion is of the nature of seed, and finds nourishment within, tending to a predominance which dete...
GEORGE ELIOT
I have never fully unbosomed myself to any human being; I have never been encouraged to trust much i...
GEORGE ELIOT
There is no private life which has not been determined by a wider public life.
GEORGE ELIOT
What greater thing is there for two human souls, than to feel that they are joined for life--to stre...
GEORGE ELIOT
It is never too late to become what you might have been. -George Eliot.
GEORGE ELIOT
Only in the agony of parting do we look into the depths of love.
GEORGE ELIOT
People who can't be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
GEORGE ELIOT
What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
GEORGE ELIOT
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are still alive. There are certain ...
GEORGE ELIOT
Do we not wile away moments of inanity or fatigued waiting by repeating some trivial movement or sou...
GEORGE ELIOT
Our passions do not live apart in locked chambers but dress in their small wardrobe of notions, brin...
GEORGE ELIOT
If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass gr...
GEORGE ELIOT
I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music. It seems to inf...
GEORGE ELIOT
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
GEORGE ELIOT
And when a woman's will is as strong as the man's who wants to govern her, half her strength must be...
GEORGE ELIOT
Who has not felt the beauty of a woman's arm? The unspeakable suggestions of tenderness that lie in...
GEORGE ELIOT
Only those who know the supremacy of the intellectual life can understand the grief of one who falls...
GEORGE ELIOT
Would not love see returning penitence afar off, and fall on its neck and kiss it?
GEORGE ELIOT
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
GEORGE ELIOT
There is no despair so absolute as that which comes with the first moments of our first great sorrow...
GEORGE ELIOT
What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?
GEORGE ELIOT
For character too is a process and an unfolding... among our valued friends is there not someone or ...
GEORGE ELIOT
Here undoubtedly lies the chief poetic energy: --in the force of imagination that pierces or exalts ...
GEORGE ELIOT
A mother's yearning feels the presence of the cherished child even in the degraded man.
GEORGE ELIOT
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is the essence of ...
GEORGE ELIOT