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In olden times sacrifices were made at the altar - a practice which is still continued.


Helen Rowland


#altar #continued #made #olden #practice

Hal frowned. "Are you sure this is a good idea?" "Uh, live in a tropical paradise for a week and sip fruity drinks with umbrellas in them by the pool? Yeah, Hal," I said, cranking up the sarcasm far past eleven, "that's a fate worse than death. I don't know what I was thinking." "No," he said, stretching the word out longer than was healthy for it, "I was thinking more like going on a honeymoon without a wife." I dropped a sock and looked up at him, stung. "Don't rub it in, man.


Cary Attwell


#left-at-the-altar #death

...those others - they're looking for trends - subjects to catch a spark - but I have you - a coal from God's altar - a star cupped in my hands...


John Geddes


#coal #god #love #poetry #star

When I worked on Altar Boys, they wanted to see us having fun. The four of us would have fun on set and steal each other's lines, and mess with the director.


Kieran Culkin


#director #each #four #fun #have fun

The State is the altar of political freedom and, like the religious altar, it is maintained for the purpose of human sacrifice.


Emma Goldman


#freedom #human #like #maintained #political

Leave the matter of religion to the family altar, the church, and the private school, supported entirely by private contributions. Keep the church and state forever separate.


Ulysses S. Grant


#church #contributions #entirely #family #forever

There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.


William Hazlitt


#crime #heroism #infamy #religion #their

Will you permit the sacred fire of liberty, brought by your fathers from the venerable temples of Britain, to be quenched and trodden out on the simple altars they have raised?


Joseph Howe


#britain #brought #fathers #fire #liberty

Leadership that exploits and sacrifices young people on the altar of its goals is nothing more than raw, demonic power. Genuine leadership is found in ceaseless efforts to foster young people, to pave the way forward for them.


Daisaku Ikeda


#ceaseless #demonic #efforts #exploits #forward

But only if I believe that my directing talents will improve the material I'd be working on. I want to make sure I don't sacrifice beautiful material on the altar of my direction.


Andre Braugher


#beautiful #believe #directing #direction #i






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