That best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.— William Wordsworth
Empowering Nameless quotations
The best portion of a good man's life is in his little nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself-and possibly teh bogey man.
You walk through a series of arches, so to speak, and then, presently, at the end of a corridor, a door opens and you see backward through time, and you feel the flow of time, and realize you are only part of a great nameless procession.
Little self-denials, little honesties, little passing words of sympathy, little nameless acts of kindness, little silent victories over favorite temptations-these are the silent threads of gold which, when woven together, gleam out so brightly in the pattern of life that God approves.
I have supped mead with lords and ladies;
so to have I slumbered in nameless lanes and gored upon mutton.
Type production has gone mad, with its senseless outpouring of new types.
.. only in degenerate times can personality (opposed to the nameless masses) become the aim of human development.
Under whatever name or form we worship It, It leads us on to knowledge of the nameless, formless Absolute. Yet, to see one's true Self in the Absolute, to subside into It and be one with "It, this is the true Knowledge of the Truth.
That best portion of a good man's life;
His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.
The last of Summer is Delight - Deterred by Retrospect.
'Tis Ecstasy's revealed Review - Enchantment's Syndicate. To meet it - nameless as it is - Without celestial Mail - Audacious as without a Knock To walk within the Veil.
The nameless is the beginning of Heaven and Earth. The named is the mother of all things.
Every morning our newspapers could read, 'More than 20,000 people perished yesterday of extreme poverty.' How? The poor die in hospital wards that lack drugs, in villages that lack antimalarial bed nets, in houses that lack safe drinking water. They die namelessly, without public comment. Sadly, sad stories rarely get written.
We’re in the vanguard of a nameless battle, a battle without arms or bloodshed or glory: we’re in the vanguard of waiting.
Every man's highest, nameless though it be, is his 'living God'.
There is one Cosmic Essence, all-pervading, all-knowing, all-powerful.
This nameless formless essence can be approached by any name, any form, any symbol that suites the taste of the individual. Follow your religion, but try to understand the real purpose behind all of the rituals and traditions, and experience that Oneness.
It's fine therapy for people who are perpetually scared of nameless threats as I am most of the time — for jittery people.
The mass of men worry themselves into nameless graves while here and there a great unselfish soul forgets himself into immortality.
Erotic play discloses a nameless world which is revealed by the nocturnal language of lovers. Such language is not written down. It is whispered into the ear at night in a hoarse voice. At dawn it is forgotten.
How vivid is the suffering of the few when the people are few and how the suffering of nameless millions in two world wars is blurred over by numbers.
Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December;
And each separate dying ember wrought its ghost upon the floor. Eagerly, I wished the morrow; - vainly I had sought to borrow From my books surcease of sorrow - sorrow for the lost Leonore - For the rare and radiant maiden who the angels name Lenore - Nameless here for evermore.
How badly I want that nameless thing! First there must be an idea, a feeling.
.. Maybe it was an abstract idea that you've got to find a symbol for, or maybe it was a concrete form that you have to simplify or distort to meet your ends, but that starting point must pervade the whole.
Music resembles poetry, in each Are nameless graces which no methods teach, And which a master hand alone can reach.
Far, far below the deepest delvings of the dwarves, the world is gnawed by nameless things.
How prudently most men creep into nameless graves, while now and then one or two forget themselves into immortality.
And so it is that we do not exist until we do;
and then it is that we play with our world of existent things, and order and disorder them, and so it shall be that non-existence shall take us back from existence, and that nameless spirituality shall return to Void, like a tired child home from a very wild circus.
On a park bench on 12th street, my whole crew's famous, you try bust your gat and keep it rel but you nameless
Slowly but inexorably crawling upon my consciousness and rising above every other impression, came a dizzying fear of the unknown; a fear all the greater because I could not analyse it, and seeming to concern a stealthily approaching menace; not death, but some nameless, unheard-of thing inexpressibly more ghastly and abhorrent.
The soul ... is nameless because it is formless. It will neither go to heaven nor [to hell] any more than it will enter this glass.
Death and Light are everywhere, always, and they begin, end, strive, attend, into and upon the Dream of the Nameless that is the world, burning words within Samsara, perhaps to create a thing of beauty.
Poetry is the way we help give name to the nameless so it can be thought.
Those subject to capital punishment are real human beings, with their own backgrounds and narratives. By contrast, those whose lives are or might be saved by virtue of capital punishment are mere 'statistical people.' They are both nameless and faceless, and their deaths are far less likely to be considered in moral deliberations.
The purely Great Whose soul no siren passion could unsphere, Thou nameless, now a power and mixed with fate.
This moment is so much bigger than me.
It's for every nameless, faceless woman of colour that now has a chance because this door tonight has been opened.
. . . it is through poetry that we give name to those ideas which are-until the poem-nameless and formless, about to be birthed, but already felt.
They say that nameless things change constantly—that names fix them in place like pins.