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Beauty is the shadow of God on the universe.
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Gabriela Mistral Quotes

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The repose of sleep refreshes only the body. It rarely sets the soul at rest. The repose of the night does not belong to us. It is not the possession of our being. Sleep opens within us an inn for phantoms. In the morning we must sweep out the shadows.
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Gaston Bachelard Quotes

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... the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; those who are in the shadows of life; the sick, the needy and the handicapped.
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Clare Boothe Luce Quotes

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Envy will merit, as its shade, pursue,
But, like the shadow, proves the substance true.
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Unknown Author Quotes

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Far or forgot to me is near;Shadow and sunlight are the same;The vanished gods to me appear;And one to me are shame and fame. They reckon ill who leave me out;When me they fly, I am the wings;I am the doubter and the doubt,And I the hymn the Brahmin sings
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Epicurus Quotes

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How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of an oak which he has planted.
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Walter Scott Quotes

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What are Raphael's Madonnas but the shadow of a mother's love, fixed in permanent outline forever?
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Thomas Wentworth Higginson Quotes

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Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
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Swedish Proverb Quotes

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Poetry is the art of substantiating shadows.
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Edmund Burke Quotes

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We are no other than a moving row Of Magic Shadow-shapes that come and go Round with the Sun-illumined Lantern held In Midnight by the Master of the Show.
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Omar Khayym Quotes

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God is dead: but considering the state Man is in, there will perhaps be caves, for ages yet, in which his shadow will be shown.
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Friedrich Neitzsche Quotes

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Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
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Aesop Quotes

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A library is but the soul's burial-ground. It is the land of shadows.
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Henry Ward Beecher Quotes

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Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.
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Carl Sandburg Quotes

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The best fertilizer is the gardener's shadow.
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It was once said that the moral test of Government is how that Government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.
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Hubert Humphrey Quotes

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For in and out, above, about, below, 'Tis nothing but a Magic Shadow-show, Play'd in a Box whose Candle is the Sun, Round which we Phantom Figures come and go.
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Omar Khayym Quotes

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Every man ought to be inquisitive through every hour of his great adventure down to the day when he shall no longer cast a shadow in the sun. For if he dies without a question in his heart, what excuse is there for his continuance
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Frank Moore Colby Quotes

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We kill because we are afraid of our own shadow, afraid that if we used a little common sense we'd have to admit that our glorious principles were wrong.
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Henry Miller Quotes

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Soul shadows you everywhere.
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Anda Fiori Quotes

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