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Property is intended to serve life, and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect, it has no personal being. It is part of the earth man walks on. It is not man.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended.
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Get action. Seize the moment. Man was never intended to become an oyster.
What God intended for you goes far beyond anything you can imagine.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I intended to be.
The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be.
I don't think that a same-sex marriage is the way God intended it to be.
What I worry about would be that you essentially have two chambers, the House and the Senate, but you have simply, majoritarian, absolute power on either side. And that's just not what the founders intended.
Listen to the cry of a woman in labor at the hour of giving birth - look at the dying man's struggle at his last extremity, and then tell me whether something that begins and ends thus could be intended for enjoyment.
I will not comment on or confirm what are alleged to be stolen State Department cables. But I can say that the United States deeply regrets the disclosure of any information that was intended to be confidential, including private discussions between counterparts or our diplomats' personal assessments and observations.
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
To love someone means to see him as God intended him.
Whenever a theory appears to you as the only possible one, take this as a sign that you have neither understood the theory nor the problem which it was intended to solve.
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Men were not intended to work with the accuracy of tools, to be precise and perfect in all their actions.
Priests are not men of the world; it is not intended that they should be; and a University training is the one best adapted to prevent their becoming so.
The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed, seeming to be dragged rather than to march, to the intended goal. Something of this sort must, I think, always happen in public democratic assemblies.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function.
There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice.
For a long time, I thought I was ugly and disfigured. This made me shy and timid, and I often reacted to insults that were not intended.
To reform means to shatter one form and to create another; but the two sides of this act are not always equally intended nor equally successful.
In the Bhagavad Gita, there is no long discussion, nothing elaborate. The main reason for this is that everything stated in the Gita is meant to be tested in the life of every man; it is intended to be verified in practice.
The person who thinks I worship the devil and kill animals is just as important as someone who makes an interpretation that's closer to what I intended.
God Almighty never intended that the devil should triumph over the Church. He never intended that the saloons should walk rough-shod over Christianity.
Even with all the advantages of retrospect, and a lot of witnesses dead and gone, you can't make your life look as if you intended it or you were consistent. All you can show is how you dealt with various hands.
Principles and rules are intended to provide a thinking man with a frame of reference.
Karl Von Clausewitz
Actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended pleasure and the absence of pain.
John Stuart Mill
I never intended for the Monster Ball to be a religious experience, it just became one.
What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish.
W. H. Auden
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