He who receives a benefit with gratitude repays the first installment on his debt.
Humility must always be the portion of any man who receives acclaim earned in blood of his followers and sacrifices of his friends.
I like to be beholden to the great metropolitan English speech, the sea which receives tributaries from every region under heaven. I should as soon think of swimming across the Charles river when I wish to go to Boston, as of reading all my books in originals, when I have them rendered for me in my mother tongue.ralph waldo emerson
He who receives a benefit with gratitude repays the first installment on his debt.seneca the younger
For a daily Agnihotra ( Balivaishva ) a small copper pot is used. The inverted pyramid shaped Agnihotra pot receives, generates, and decentralizes electrosphere ....Apart from the pyramid shape, some other special symmetric geometrical designs are also used according to the kind of energy fields and the cosmic currents required to be generated by the Yagna.
It's not what's there that counts, it's what's projected and?it's not what he projects but rather what the voter receives? It's not the man we have to change, but rather the received impression.Raymond Price
In terms ofcommunication,Japan isliketheblack hole of the universe. It receives signals but does not emit them.
...nothing that has ever happened should be regarded as lost for history. To be sure, only a redeemed mankind receives the fullness of its past -- which is to say, only a redeemed mankind has its past become citable in all its moments. Each moment it has lived becomes a citation à l'ordre du jour -- and that day is Judgement Day.walter benjamin
The true religion of Jesus Christ our Saviour is that which penetrates, and which receives all the warmth of the heart, and all the elevation of the soul, and all the energies of the understanding, and all the strength of the will.arthur penrhyn stanley
A favor well bestowed is almost as great an honor to him who confers it as to him who receives it.richard steele
In giving, a man receives more than he gives, and the more is in proportion to the worth of the thing given.George MacDonald
A free society is a society in which all traditions have equal rights and equal access to the centers of power . A tradition receives these rights not because the importance the cash value, as it were) it has for outsiders but because it gives meaning to the lives of those who participate in it.paul karl feyerabend
Apprentices and servants are characters perfectly distinct: the one receives instruction, the other a stipulated price for his labour.kenyon, lloyd, 1st baron kenyon
The act of the soul, in surrendering itself into the hands of Christ, forms a connecting bond between Him as the Vine and the soul as the branches, which communicates life, strength, nourishment, and beauty. In a word, with a just view of the character, and a supreme attachment to the person of Christ, the believer yields himself into His hands as a full and complete Saviour. Him he receives; upon Him he rests, and rests for time and eternity.gardiner spring
The Blessed Virgin rightly receives a singular and unique place of special devotion in the Church which is higher than that of the saints and angels , but always humbly below the adoration due to God alone.
He who receives an idea from me, receives instruction himself without lessening mine; as he who lights his taper at mine, receives light without darkening me.
The mysticism of Islam is known as Sufism. "Sufis believe that the world can never remain without a qutb upon whom depends the preservation of the faith and the guidance of human beings. He is nearest to God , the guardian of the faith and receives instructions from Allah directly."
By the rule of law, the King neither receives or pays costs.
Industry, which needs young men who are healthy, tractable, unpretentious and, I would even say, full of illusions, often receives engineers who are tired out, weak in body, and less ready than one could wish to take modest jobs and work so hard that everything seems easy to them. I am convinced that they could begin practical work much earlier and just as well prepared, by leaving things which are not used in practice out of their school education.
He who receives a sacrament does not perform a good work, he receives a benefit.
As man, perhaps, the moment of his breath, receives the lurking principle of death, The young disease, that must subdue at length, Grows with his growth, and strengthens with his strength.Alexander Pope
Even from the body's purity, the mind receives a secret sympathetic aid.james thomson