Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
— Marcus Tullius Cicero

Poetry is ordinary language raised to the Nth power. Poetry is boned with ideas, nerved and blooded with emotions, all held together by the delicate, tough skin of words.
Paul Engle raised quote

I was raised on a little farm about 12 miles out of Portsmouth, Ohio.
— Roy Rogers

I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life.
— Oprah Winfrey

The beliefs I was raised with - to respect animals and to be aware of nature, to understand that we share this planet with other creatures - have had a huge impact on me.
— Stella McCartney