Tell me I'm clever, tell me I'm kind. Tell me I'm talented, tell me I'm cute. Tell me I'm sensitive, graceful and wise. Tell me I'm perfect – but tell me the truth.
God is the perfect poet, Who in his person acts his own creations.Robert Browning
Love, you shall perfect for me this child Whose small imperfect limits would keep breaking: Within new limits now, arrange the world And square the circle: four walls and a ring.
Let woman share the rights and she will emulate the virtues of man, for she must grow more perfect when emancipated.
In the Philippines in those last months, it was perfect starvation. They had planned to starve us to death.frank buckles
Let the church come to God in the strength of a perfect weakness, in the power of a felt helplessness and a child-like confidence, and then, either she has no strength, and has no right to be, or she has a strength that is infinite. Then and thus, will she stretch out the rod over the seas of difficulty that lie before her, and the waters shall divide, and she shall pass through, and sing the song of deliverance.mark hopkins
Take Christ in with you under your yoke, and let patience have her perfect work.samuel rutherford
In the Craft the Goddess is not omnipotent. The cosmos is interesting rather than perfect, and everything is not part of some greater plan, nor is all necessarily under control.starhawk
Then Jesus spoke: "Bring here thy burden,And find in me a full release;Bring all thy sorrows, all thy longings,And take instead my perfect peace.Trying to bear thy cross alone! —Child, the mistake is all thine own."anna bartlett warner
I know in Italy there is a producer, producing a film on Nazi concentration camps. I will suggest you for the role of kapo . You would be perfect for that role.Silvio Berlusconi
To [Buffett] the perfect amount to leave children is "enough money so that they would feel they could do anything, but not so much that they could do nothing."warren buffett
On the new earth heaven we will have perfect bodies, resistant to any ailment. Our new bodies will continue on forever, without missing a beat.paul enns
A mathematician is only perfect insofar as he is a perfect man, sensitive to the beauty of truth.
There is, I think, no more nutritive or suggestive truth... than that of the perfect dependence of the "moral" sense of a work of art on the amount of felt life concerned in producing it. The question comes back thus, obviously, to the kind and the degree of the artist's prime sensibility, which is the soil out of which his subject springs.Henry James
The greatest responsibility in this world that God has laid upon us, is to seek after our dead...They without us cannot be made perfect.smith, joseph, jr.
Nearly all marriages, even happy ones, are mistakes: in the sense that almost certainly (in a more perfect world, or even with a little more care in this very imperfect one) both partners might be found more suitable mates. But the real soul-mate is the one you are actually married to.j. r. r. tolkien
Maybe your reason why all the doors are closed So you could open one that leads you to the perfect road
The twin islands are a perfect example of a place where history and nature meet.The tranquillity is what symbolises the beaches of Daman and Diu Islands. Daman was the Portuguese colony for over four centuries and joined the Indian Union in 1961.
The full-blown rose, mid dewy sweets Most perfect dies.
A great marriage is not when the 'perfect couple' comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.Dave Meurer
It was Pythagoras who first called heaven kosmos , because it is perfect , and "adorned" with infinite beauty and living beings.
Translation: All the Universe is full of the life of perfect creatures.
[of the Sicilians] They never want to improve. They think themselves perfect. Their vanity is greater than their misery.
The Apostle of Allah (peace_be_upon_him) said on the day of Badr: He who kills a man will get such-and-such, and he who captivates a man will get such-and-such. The narrator then transmitted the rest of the tradition in a similar manner. The tradition of Khalid is more perfect.