Our lives are the only meaningful expression of what we believe and in Whom we believe. And the only real wealth, for any of us, lies in our faith.
Creede is built of new pine boards and lies between two immense mountains covered with pines and snow.
The salvation of this human world lies nowhere else than in the human heart, in the human power to reflect, in human meekness and human responsibility.
The power of a book lies in its power to turn a solitary act into a shared vision. As long as we have books, we are not alone.
Dawn was written well before 9/11. People speak a lot today about the banality of evil, but not all evil is banal. Some of it is carefully structured and well-thought-out. That’s where the real danger lies.
The secret of living in peace with all people lies in the art of understanding each one by his own individuality.
Herein lies our problem. If we level that much land to grow rice and whatever, then no other animal could live there except for some insect pest species. Which is very unfortunate.
Whoever is spared personal pain must feel himself called to help in diminishing the pain of others. We must all carry our share of the misery which lies upon the world.
The great danger for family life, in the midst of any society whose idols are pleasure, comfort and independence, lies in the fact that people close their hearts and become selfish.
Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance; it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead.
Idealism that makes no distinction between areas where our national interest lies and those from which it is remote does no good for America. The weariness of the post-Versailles, post-Korea, post-Vietnam eras is never far from the national mood.
As I have pointed out, it is the Christian tradition that is the most fundamental element in Western culture. It lies at the base not only of Western religion, but also of Western morals and Western social idealism.
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
Now the true soldiers of Christ must always be prepared to do battle for the truth, and must never, so far as lies with them, allow false convictions to creep in.
To work with the hands or brain, according to our requirements and our capacities, to do that which lies before us to do, is more honorable than rank and title.
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.
I don’t really believe in the Devil, but if the Devil is the Father of Lies, then he certainly invented the Internet.
The future of publishing lies with the small and medium-sized presses, because the big publishers in New York are all part of huge conglomerates.
You needn’t love your enemy, but if you refrain from telling lies about him, you are doing well enough.
The shortest period of time lies between the minute you put some money away for a rainy day and the unexpected arrival of rain.
I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other.
Men are liars. We’ll lie about lying if we have to. I’m an algebra liar. I figure two good lies make a positive.
The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.
Now, China, India have set goals. We’re going to be able to review what they’re doing. We’re going to be able to challenge them if they don’t meet those goals. We’re going to pursue this anyway, because the President understands that our future lies with a clean energy economy. We’ve doubled renewables this year. There are millions of jobs to be had there, more energy security, so we’re going to pursue this.
You can’t trust politicians. It doesn’t matter who makes a political speech. It’s all lies – and it applies to any rock star who wants to make a political speech as well.
Golf… is the infallible test. The man who can go into a patch of rough alone, with the knowledge that only God is watching him, and play his ball where it lies, is the man who will serve you faithfully and well.
Sex lies at the root of life, and we can never learn to reverence life until we know how to understand sex.