quote by Konrad Lorenz

The fidelity of a dog is a precious gift demanding no less binding moral responsibilities than the friendship of a human being.

— Konrad Lorenz

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God, send me anywhere, only go with me.

Lay any burden on me, only sustain me. And sever any tie in my heart except the tie that binds my heart to Yours.

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

True community is based on upon equality, mutuality, and reciprocity.

It affirms the richness of individual diversity as well as the common human ties that bind us together.

Monuments are the grappling-irons that bind one generation to another.

True evangelical faith, cannot lie dormant, it clothes the naked, it feeds the hungry, it comforts the sorrowful, it shelters the destitute, it serves those that harm it, it binds up that which is wounded, it has become all things to all creatures.

If you don't recount your family history, it will be lost.

Honor your own stories and tell them too. The tales may not seem very important, but they are what binds families and makes each of us who we are.

What binds us together is not common education, common race, common income levels, common politics, common nationality, common accents, common jobs, or anything else of that sort. Christians come together because they have all been loved by Jesus himself. They are a band of natural enemies who love one another for Jesus' sake.

My art is the way I reestablish the bonds that tie me to the universe.

The moment I have realized God sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see God in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.

Is not the commission of our Lord still binding upon us? Can we not do more than now we are doing?

When evil men plot, good men must plan.

When evil men burn and bomb, good men must build and bind. When evil men shout ugly words of hatred, good men must commit themselves to the glories of love.

Each person discovers a field of allurements, the totality of which bears the unique stamp of that person’s personality. Destiny unfolds in the pursuit of individual fascinations and interests... By pursuing your allurements, you help bind the universe together. The unity of the world rests on the pursuit of passion.

In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together, and the music that brings harmony.

Conservatives believe in the ties that bind us.

Society is stronger when we make vows to each other and we support each other. I don't support gay marriage in spite of being a conservative. I support gay marriage because I am a conservative.

Love is the crowning grace of humanity, the holiest right of the soul, the golden link which binds us to duty and truth, the redeeming principle that chiefly reconciles the heart to life, and is prophetic of eternal good.

Therefore the love which us doth bind, But fate so enviously debars, Is the conjunction of the mind, And opposition of the stars.

We beg you to save young America from the blight of race prejudice.

Do not bind the children within the narrow circles of your own lives.

To put your hands in a river is to feel the chords that bind the earth together.

Bondage is of the mind; freedom too is of the mind. If you say 'I am a free soul. I am a son of God who can bind me' free you shall be.

Our predecessors understood that the ties that bind America are far stronger than disagreements over any particular policy and far more durable and profound than any party affiliation.

No written law has ever been more binding than unwritten custom supported by popular opinion.

He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy;

But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.

Not all Masons are obligated on the Christian Bible.

Masonry is universal and men of every creed are eligible for membership so long as they accept the Fatherhood of God and the Brotherhood of Man. Therefore, the candidate should be obligated on the Book of the Sacred Law which he accepts as such since his obligation is a solemn and binding one.

OATH, n. In law, a solemn appeal to the Deity, made binding upon the conscience by a penalty for perjury.

Neither can oath nor promise bind any such people to obey and maintain tyrants against God and against his truth known.

Any act often repeated soon forms a habit;

and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel.

Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity.

If money is the bond binding me to human life, binding society to me, binding me and nature and man, is not money the bond of all bonds? Can it not dissolve and bind all ties? Is it not, therefore, the universal agent of separation?

Stone walls confine a tinker; cold iron binds a witch; but a musician's music can never be fettered, for it lives first in her heart and mind.

In this universe it is Love that binds everything together.

Love is the very foundation, beauty and fulfillment of life.

Do not let kindness and truth leave you;

Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart.

A decision is made with the brain. A commitment is made with the heart. Therefore, a commitment is much deeper and more binding than a decision

Fear is a noose that binds until it strangles.

You will not break loose until you realize that you yourself forge the chains that bind you.

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