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We are all, in a sense, experts on secrecy. From earliest childhood we feel its mystery and attraction. We know both the power it confers and the burden it imposes. We learn how it can delight, give breathing space and protect.


Sissela Bok


#both #breathing #burden #childhood #confers

To have faith is to believe in truth, believe that truth confers special power on those lucky enough to get a little insight, and to know in our hearts that all these things come from God, which is why we should never get too cocky about our successes.


Tony Snow


#believe #cocky #come #confers #enough

The discovery of a new dish confers more happiness on humanity, than the discovery of a new star.


Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin


#discovery #dish #happiness #humanity #more

The Nobel award occasions a unique celebration of the vision of science by the public at large. The prestige the prize confers today is largely due to the extraordinary diligence of the Nobel committees.


Kenneth G. Wilson


#celebration #committees #confers #diligence #due

The bill neither confers nor abridges the rights of anyone but simply declares that in civil rights there shall be equality among all classes of citizens and that all alike shall be subject to the same punishment.


Lyman Trumbull


#among #anyone #bill #citizens #civil

You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.


Horace


#contented #contented mind #every #every man #happiness

People who have given us their complete confidence believe that they have a right to ours. The inference is false, a gift confers no rights.


Friedrich Nietzsche


#complete #confers #confidence #false #gift

He who lives only to benefit himself confers on the world a benefit when he dies.


Tertullian


#confers #dies #himself #lives #only

Common experience is the gold reserve which confers an exchange value on the currency which words are; without this reserve of shared experiences, all our pronouncements are checks drawn on insufficient funds.


Rene Daumal


#common #confers #currency #drawn #exchange

When an individual is protesting society's refusal to acknowledge his dignity as a human being, his very act of protest confers dignity on him.


Bayard Rustin


#act #being #confers #dignity #him






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