Essence Quotes

Simplicity is...

Simplicity is the essence of beauty. -Unknown
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"Entertainment is the ess...

"Entertainment is the essence of human existence. Buy Charleston chew." -- Umm...
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β€œThe essence of the independent mi...

β€œThe essence of the independent mind lies not in what it thinks, but in how it thinks.” - Christopher Hitchens
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β€œThe essence of the independent mi...

β€œThe essence of the independent mind lies not in what it thinks, but in how it thinks.” - Christopher Hitchens
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The energy of...

The energy of the mind is the essence of life
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Love is the only way to grasp another human being in the in...

Love is the only way to grasp another human being in the innermost core of his personality. No one can become fully aware of the very essence of another human being unless he loves him.
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β€œThere is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman b...

β€œThere is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.” - Steve Maraboli
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"The essence of America - that which really unites us - is not ethnicity,...

"The essence of America - that which really unites us - is not ethnicity, or nationality or religion - it is an idea - and what an idea it is: That you can come from humble circumstances and do great things." -Condoleezza Rice
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"The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is no...

"The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity." β€” George Bernard Shaw
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The man who pulls the lever that breaks your neck will be a dispassio...

The man who pulls the lever that breaks your neck will be a dispassionate man. And that dispassion is the very essence of justice. For justice delivered without dispassion is always in danger of not being justice.
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What's missing with ...

What's missing with reality is the essence of something real. - Me
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The master begins from the center never the edges... ...

The master begins from the center never the edges... The master teaches essence, when essence is perceived, he teaches what is necessary to expand perception. -Unknown
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β€œThe very essence of romance is un...

β€œThe very essence of romance is uncertainty.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays
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"The essence of philosophy is that a man should...

"The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things"......... Epictetus
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The essence of...

The essence of the Way is detachment. Bodhidharma
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The essence of...

The essence of the Way is detachment. Bodhidharma
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β€œPerhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see ...

β€œPerhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.” - Rainer Maria Rilke
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"The very essence...

"The very essence of romance is uncertainty." -Oscar Wilde
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Existence pre...

Existence precedes essence - Jean Paul Sartre
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β€œThe very essence of instinct...

β€œThe very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.” -Charles Darwin
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The essence of all beauti...

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude. Friedrich Nietzsche
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"Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge. It brings out ...

"Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge. It brings out all that is best; it removes all that is base. All men are afraid in battle. The coward is the one who lets his fear overcome his sense of duty. Duty is the essence of manhood." - George S. Patton
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"Choice is t...

"Choice is the essence of two-ness." -Peeja
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"The essence of Western civilizati...

"The essence of Western civilization is the Magna Carta, not the Magna Mac" - what is this supposed to mean?
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"The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is n...

"The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that's the essence of inhumanity." -George Bernard Shaw
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People usually say β€œTime is o...

People usually say β€œTime is of the essence”. I dare and say that Love, Love is of the essence.
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β€œPerhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, j...

β€œPerhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.” ― Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet
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"The very essence...

"The very essence of romance is uncertainty." -Oscar Wilde
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Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. D...

Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation. -Jean Arp, 16 Sep 1887-1948)
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β€œThe very essence of romance is un...

β€œThe very essence of romance is uncertainty.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays
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The essence of the b...

The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety. Felix Mendelssohn
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β€œNo, it is impossible; it is impossible to convey the life-sensation of any given epoch...

β€œNo, it is impossible; it is impossible to convey the life-sensation of any given epoch of one’s existence--that which makes its truth, its meaning--its subtle and penetrating essence. It is impossible. We live, as we dream--alone.” ― Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness
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β€œChange is the essence of life; be ...

β€œChange is the essence of life; be willing to surrender what you are for what you could become.” Reinhold Niebuhr
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"In the behavior of the flirt, the man feels the proximity...

"In the behavior of the flirt, the man feels the proximity and interpenetration of the ability and the inability to acquire something. This is the essence of 'price'" - Georg Simmel
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"Society has arisen out of the wo...

"Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peace making." - Ludwig van Mises
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"Developing the ability to control and manage the fucks you give is the ...

"Developing the ability to control and manage the fucks you give is the essence of strength and integrity. We must craft and hone our lack of fuckery over the course of years and decades. Like a fine wine..." - Mark Manson
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"Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see ...

"Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love." -Rainer Maria Rilke
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"Perhaps the very essence of life is the U...

"Perhaps the very essence of life is the Universe’s gift for something to experience its divine and complex existence. " - /u/Nihar9
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Writing is drawing the esse...

Writing is drawing the essence of what we know out of the shadows. -Karl Ove Knausgaard
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β€œChange is the essence of life; be w...

β€œChange is the essence of life; be willing to surrender what you are for what you could become.” - Reinhold Niebuhr
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"Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinde...

"Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today, but the core of science fiction, its essence has become crucial to our salvation if we are to be saved at all" Isaac Asimov
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"The essence of nightmare lies less in the sim...

"The essence of nightmare lies less in the simple experience of horrors than in the unpreventable fruition of horrors foreknown." - Michael Shea
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"Agnosticism, in fact, is not a creed, but a method, the essence of which lies in the rigorous ap...

"Agnosticism, in fact, is not a creed, but a method, the essence of which lies in the rigorous application of a single principle. That principle is of great antiquity; it is as old as Socrates; as old as the writer who said, 'Try all things, hold fast by that which is good'... --Thomas Henry Huxley
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"Change is the essence of life. Be w...

"Change is the essence of life. Be willing to surrender what you are for what you could become." - Reinhold Niebuhr
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"A stage is like a warzone. You must read the other's heart as if it we...

"A stage is like a warzone. You must read the other's heart as if it were a textbook. The essence of the heart is the most prominent ingredient of success. Focus on your show and never forget your poker face."-kaito kid
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Taking pains to remove the...

Taking pains to remove the pains of others is the true essence of generosity -Abu Bakr
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The very essence...

The very essence of romance is uncertainty.β€”Oscar Wilde
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Being dead is the very es...

Being dead is the very essence of traveling light. β€” Chuck Palahniuk, from *Damned*
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"music does not pass through rati...

"music does not pass through rationality to express its essence, it crosses right to our emotion." -Unknown
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"The first truth is... a democracy is not safe if people tolerate the growth of private power t...

"The first truth is... a democracy is not safe if people tolerate the growth of private power to a point where it becomes stronger than their democratic state itself. That, in its essence, is fascism - ownership of government by... any controlling private power." - Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1938
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β€œMusic is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flig...

β€œMusic is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, a charm to sadness, gaiety and life to everything; It is the essence of order and lends to all that is good, just, and beautiful.” - Plato
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β€œIf I have been of service, if I have glimpsed more of the nature and essence ...

β€œIf I have been of service, if I have glimpsed more of the nature and essence of ultimate good, if I am inspired to reach wider horizons of thought and action, if I am at peace with myself, it has been a successful day.” – Alex Noble, author
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"Time is of the essenc...

"Time is of the essence . . . and I'm very short of essence" - Graham Hill
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"Wealth in esse...

"Wealth in essence is the contentment of the heart"
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All government, in its essence, is a conspiracy...

All government, in its essence, is a conspiracy against the superior man: its one permanent object is to oppress him and cripple him. - H. L. Mencken
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"Who knew you c...

"Who knew you could bottle the essence of a boner."
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