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But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.

My one regret in life is that I'm not someone else.
The lion and the calf will lay down together, but the calf won't get much sleep..
In Beverly Hills... they don't throw their garbage away. They make it into television shows.
Heaven goes by favor; if it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.
Never think that God's delays are God's denials. Hold on; Hold fast; Hold out. Patience is genius.
There is a great deal of human nature in people.
If I'm not back in five minutes... just wait longer!
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength
Love seeks no cause beyond itself and no fruit; it is its own fruit, its own enjoyment. I love because I love; I love in order that I may love.
A Great man is he who does not lose his childlike heart.
Be grateful for the home you have, knowing that at this moment, all you have is all you need.
The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.
We shape our dwellings, and afterwards our dwellings shape us.
One returns to the place one came from.
Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.
People usually are the happiest at home.
Home is where there's one to love us.
Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments.
Home interprets heaven. Home is heaven for beginners.
You never know what events are going to transpire to get you home.
The more I see the less I know for sure.
You know lots of criticism is written by characters who are very academic and think it is a sign you are worthless if you make jokes or kid or even clown. I wouldn't kid Our Lord if he was on the cross. But I would attempt a joke with him if I ran into him chasing the money changers out of the temple.
That is what we are supposed to do when we are at our best --make it all up --but make it up so truly that later it will happen that way.
Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
The power of love, as the basis of a State, has never been tried.
There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
No egoism is so insufferable as that of the Christian with regard to his soul.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matters this is most the case.
The city is a fact in nature, like a cave, a run of mackerel or an ant-heap. But it is also a conscious work of art, and it holds within its communal framework many simpler and more personal forms of art. Mind takes form in the city; and in turn, urban forms condition mind.
Traditionalists are pessimists about the future and optimists about the past.
Be vigilant; guard your mind against negative thoughts.
Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
Who loves not women, wine and song remains a fool his whole life long.
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I may not forget you.
Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have faith and rejoice in Christ.
We ought to think that we are one of the leaves of a tree, and the tree is all humanity. We cannot live without the others, without the tree.
Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love. Everything is united by it alone. Love is God, and to die means that I, a particle of love, shall return to the general and eternal source.
If the other person injures you, you may forget the injury; but if you injure him you will always remember.
What if everything is an illusion and nothing exists? In that case, I definitely overpaid for my carpet.
A word to the wise isn't necessary, it is the stupid ones who need all the advice.
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids. Their behavior is always normal.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
The government who robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
I'm not afraid to die, I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Interestingly, according to modern astronomers, space is finite. This is a very comforting thought - particularly for people who can never remember where they left things.
Capital punishment would be more effective as a preventive measure if it were administered prior to the crime.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.
A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.
Few sinners are saved after the first twenty minutes of a sermon.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.
You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.
If I could define enlightenment briefly I would say it is the quiet acceptance of what is.
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves, without any insistence that they satisfy you.
Sometimes too much drink is barely enough.
Forget and forgive. This is not difficult when properly understood. It means forget inconvenient duties, then forgive yourself for forgetting. By rigid practice and stern determination, it comes easy.

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