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Thomas More Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Thomas More
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    A little wanton money, which burned out the bottom of his purse. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    An absolutely new idea is one of the rarest things known to man. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    And it will fall out as in a complication of diseases, that by applying a remedy to one sore, you will provoke another; and that which removes the one ill symptom produces others. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    And, indeed, though they differ concerning other things, yet all agree in this: that they think there is one Supreme Being that made and governs the world, whom they call, in the language of their country, Mithras. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Ask a woman's advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    By confronting us with irreducible mysteries that stretch our daily vision to include infinity, nature opens an inviting and guiding path toward a spiritual life. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Disguise our bondage as we will, 'Tis woman, woman, rules us still. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Fond memory brings the light of other days around me. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    For when they see the people swarm into the streets, and daily wet to the skin with rain, and yet cannot persuade them to go out of the rain, they do keep themselves within their houses, seeing they cannot remedy the folly of the people. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish; Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    I die the king's faithful servant, but God's first. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    I would uphold the law if for no other reason but to protect myself. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    My only books were woman's looks, and folly's all they've taught me. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    One of the greatest problems of our time is that many are schooled but few are educated. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Our emotional symptoms are precious sources of life and individuality. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    See me safe up: for in my coming down, I can shift for myself. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    Some worship such men as have been eminent in former times for virtue or glory, not only as ordinary deities, but as the supreme god. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    The channel is known only to the natives; so that if any stranger should enter into the bay without one of their pilots he would run great danger of shipwreck. Thomas_MoreThomas More
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    The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest. Thomas_More/21.php">Thomas More
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    There are several sorts of religions, not only in different parts of the island, but even in every town; some worshipping the sun, others the moon or one of the planets. Thomas_More/22.php">Thomas More
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    This wretched brain gave way, and I became a wreck at random driven, without one glimpse of reason or heaven. Thomas_More/23.php">Thomas More
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    'Tis the last rose of summer Left blooming alone; All her lovely companions Are faded and gone. Thomas_More/24.php">Thomas More
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    To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life. Thomas_More/25.php">Thomas More
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    Whoever loveth me, loveth my hound. Thomas_More/26.php">Thomas More