Sacred Quotes

"Even bad books are boo...

"Even bad books are books and therefore sacred." - Gรผnter Grass, the Tin Drum
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"Sacred cows m...

"Sacred cows make the best hamburger." -Mark Twain
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"The ink of the schol...

"The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr."
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โ€œThe way I see it, there are two worlds: thereโ€™s t...

โ€œThe way I see it, there are two worlds: thereโ€™s the world where nothing is sacred except money, and the other world where everything is sacred.โ€ โ€“ Ron Kauk
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"Whenever you are angry, take a beautiful object in your house and smash it to pieces. ...

"Whenever you are angry, take a beautiful object in your house and smash it to pieces. The pity you feel for what you have done is silly compared to what you are doing to your mind: taking a sacred moment to be alive and desecrating it by being angry.โ€ --Kamand Kojouri
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"When we know that to take care of one life we have to take care of all lifeโ€”and that life includ...

"When we know that to take care of one life we have to take care of all lifeโ€”and that life includes what we say, how we act, what we do, and what we honorโ€”that is the beginning of the sacred embodiment that leads to true civilization." โ€”Paul Hawken Interview by Clark Strand, "Movement with No Name"
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"If the desert is holy, it is because it is a forgotten place that allows us to remember the sacr...

"If the desert is holy, it is because it is a forgotten place that allows us to remember the sacred. Perhaps that is why every pilgrimage to the desert is a pilgrimage to the self. There is no place to hide and so we are found." - Terry T. Williams, Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place
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"Life is sacred? Who said so, God? Hey, if you read history you'll realize that God is one of...

"Life is sacred? Who said so, God? Hey, if you read history you'll realize that God is one of the leading causes of death...has been for thousands of years. Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Jews, all taking turns killing each other because God told them it was a good idea." - George Carlin
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"Even sacred things are o...

"Even sacred things are only things. People, the heart, matter more" - Rains Fall
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The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational min...

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift. - Albert Einstein
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The people who kill and torture and tell lies in the name of their sacred causes, ...

The people who kill and torture and tell lies in the name of their sacred causes, these are never the publicans and the sinners. No, they're the virtuous, respectable men, who have the finest feelings, the best brains, the noblest ideals. ALDOUS HUXLEY
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"Children hallow small things. A child is a priest of the ordinary, fulfilling a sacred office th...

"Children hallow small things. A child is a priest of the ordinary, fulfilling a sacred office that absolutely no one else can fill. The simplest gesture, the ephemeral movement, the commonest object all become precious beyond words when touched, noticed, lived by one's own dear child." Mike Mason.
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โ€˜To customs and beliefs, the very ones w...

โ€˜To customs and beliefs, the very ones we hold sacred, sociology ruthlessly attaches the adjective โ€œarbitraryโ€.โ€™ - Raymond Aron
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"The ink of the scholar...

"The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr." - Known
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"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational m...

"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." - Einstein
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The confrontation with deathโ€”and the reprieve from itโ€”makes everything look so ...

The confrontation with deathโ€”and the reprieve from itโ€”makes everything look so precious, so sacred, so beautiful, that I feel more strongly than ever the impulse to love it, to embrace it, and to let myself be overwhelmed by it - Abraham Maslow
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"The search for one's own truth! Can t...

"The search for one's own truth! Can there be a more sacred act than self-inquiry?" -Irvin D. Yalom, "When Nietszche Wept"
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โ€Our lifes are given us; therefore, our defau...

โ€Our lifes are given us; therefore, our default state is gratitude. It is the truth of our existence.โ€ - Charles Eisenstein, Sacred Economics
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"The ink of the scholar is more...

"The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr" - Muhammad the prophet of Islam
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"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational min...

"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honours the servant and has forgotten the gift" -Albert Einstein
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"there are no roads in all Bohemia! One must choose and find one's own path, be one's own self, l...

"there are no roads in all Bohemia! One must choose and find one's own path, be one's own self, live one's own life. Whether one makes for the larger freedom of the hills, or loses one's self in the sacred stillness of the forest, the way is open to endeavour wherever one wills." - Gelett Burgess
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"The ink of the scholar ...

"The ink of the scholar is more sacred than the blood of the martyr.โ€ -Muhammad
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Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its po...

Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his life time for the good of the community. - Andrew Carnegie
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"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational m...

"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honours the servant and has forgotten the gift." - Einstein
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"It's ironic that we'r...

"It's ironic that we're often murdered by our sacred cows." -u/goodtwitch
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"I am of the opinion that the vulva of your most sacred majesty be titillated for s...

"I am of the opinion that the vulva of your most sacred majesty be titillated for some time prior to intercourse." - Gerard van Swieten, personal physician of the Austrian Empress Maria Theresa, when asked by King Francis I why she had trouble conceiving.
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"Let the bureaucrats do their worst: the tongue a...

"Let the bureaucrats do their worst: the tongue and the word are chainless and nothing is sacred except this freedom above all. " ~ Christopher Hitchens,
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There are 4 questions of value in life...What is sacred? Of wha...

There are 4 questions of value in life...What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love. -Johnny Depp
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โ€œThe moment you say that any idea system is sacred, whether itโ€™s a religious belief sys...

โ€œThe moment you say that any idea system is sacred, whether itโ€™s a religious belief system or a secular ideology, the moment you declare a set of ideas to be immune from criticism, satire, derision, or contempt, freedom of thought becomes impossible." โ€• Salman Rushdie,
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If sacred places are spared the ravages of war... then make ...

If sacred places are spared the ravages of war... then make all places sacred. And if the holy people are to be kept harmless from war... then make all people holy.- J Michael Straczynski
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โ€œThere are four questions of value in life... What is sacred? Of wha...

โ€œThere are four questions of value in life... What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.โ€ Don Juan deMarco (1995)
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There are four questions of value in life... What is sacred?...

There are four questions of value in life... What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
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"Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles...

"Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate" ~ Bertrand Russell
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"Sacred cows ma...

"Sacred cows make the best hamburger." - Mark Twain
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