Courage: the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.

Love is something eternal; the aspect may change, but not the essence.

Every time you suppress some part of yourself or allow others to play you small, you are in essence ignoring the owner's manual your creator gave you and destroying your design.

What ever beauty may be, it has for its basis order, and for its essence unity.

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The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure

Society has arisen out of the works of peace; the essence of society is peacemaking.

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It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.

The energy of the mind is the essence of life.

There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.

The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.

It is better to create than to learn! Creating is the essence of life.

The essence of greatness is the perception that virtue is enough.

Self-trust is the essence of heroism.

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Gratitude is nutrition for a living relationship.

The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.

The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.

The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety.

Is it not by love alone that we succeed in penetrating to the very essence of being?

The essence of knowledge is, having it, to apply it; not having it, to confess your ignorance.

The essence of a man is found in his faults.

Integrity is the essence of everything successful.

The essence of morality is the subjugation of nature in obedience to social needs.

Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence of being.

In essence, your eyes don’t show you what you see they show you what you believe.

The essence of poetry is will and passion.

The poet gives us his essence, but prose takes the mold of the body and mind.

The essence of a quote is the compression of a mass of thought and observation into a single saying.

The essence of genius is to know what to overlook.

Egoism is the very essence of a noble soul.

To trust one’s mind and to know that one is worthy of happiness is the essence of self-esteem.

In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.

Style and Structure are the essence of a book; great ideas are hogwash.

The essence of life is finding something you really love and then making the daily experience worthwhile.

The conflict of forces and the struggle of opposing wills are of the essence of our universe and alone hold it together.

The essence of lying is in deception, not in words.

Pretending to be other people is my game and that to me is the essence of the whole business of acting.

This is very important -- to take leisure time.

Pace is the essence. Without stopping entirely and doing nothing at all for great periods, you're gonna lose everything...just to do nothing at all, very, very important. And how many people do this in modern society? Very few. That's why they're all totally mad, frustrated, angry and hateful.

The very essence of the creative is its novelty, and hence we have no standard by which to judge it.

The essence of man is, discontent, divine discontent;

a sort of love without a beloved, the ache we feel in a member we no longer have.

The essence of greatness is neglect of the self.

The essence of justice is mercy.

The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can't blow an uncertain trumpet.

That is the essence of science: ask an impertinent question, and you are on the way to a pertinent answer.

Politics is repetition. It is not change. Change is something beyond what we call politics. Change is the essence politics is supposed to be the means to bring into being.

There is no progress whatever. Everything is just the same as it was thousands, and tens of thousands, of years ago. The outward form changes. The essence does not change.

Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

The essence of faith is being satisfied with all that God is for us in Jesus.

Our invisibility is the essence of our oppression.

And until we eliminate that invisibility, people are going to be able to perpetuate the lies and myths about gay people.

No one can become fully aware of the very essence of another human being unless he loves him.

Desire is the essence of a man.

Human history in essence is the history of ideas.

But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is the essence of real human love, feels the presence of the cherished child even in the debased, degraded man.