Mukesh Ambani - You're just sort of searching for this "thing" and sometimes you get it and sometimes you don't. All music is imperfect, but in jazz since you're improvising, at least the way I play, I'm trying to follow my train of thought in a solo.
[ Follow Get Imperfect Improvising Jazz Just Least Music Play Searching Since Solo Sometimes Sort Thing Thought Train Trying Way]
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Xavier Becerra - A true critic ought to dwell upon excellencies rather than imperfections, to discover the concealed beauties of a writer, and communicate to the world such things as are worth their observation.
[ Beauties Communicate Concealed Critic Discover Dwell Excellencies Imperfections Observation Ought Rather Such Than Their Things True Upon World Worth Writer]
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Samantha Bee - It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others.
[ Become Complains Defects Gentle Imperfect Imperfection More Only Others Perfect Quiet Towards]
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William C. Bryant - I'm not suggesting that the play is without fault; all of my plays are imperfect, I'm rather happy to say-it leaves me something to do.
[ Fault Happy Imperfect Leaves Play Plays Rather Something Suggesting Without]
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Bob Geldof - To bear with patience wrongs done to oneself is a mark of perfection, but to bear with patience wrongs done to someone else is a mark of imperfection and even of actual sin.
[ Actual Bear Done Else Even Imperfection Mark Oneself Patience Perfection Sin Someone Wrongs]
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Jerry Hunt - Drop the last year into the silent limbo of the past. Let it go, for it was imperfect, and thank God that it can go.
[ Drop Go God Imperfect Into Last Limbo Past Silent Thank Year]
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George Jones - This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections.
[ Find His Imperfections Man Out Own Perfection Very]
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Donald Norman - The heart of the jealous knows the best and most satisfying love, that of the other's bed, where the rival perfects the lover's imperfections.
[ Bed Best Heart Imperfections Jealous Knows Love Lover Most Other Perfects Rival Satisfying Where]
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Jeanne Shaheen - The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school for the education of imperfect ones.
[ Christians Church Education Eminent Exhibition Gallery Imperfect Ones School]
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Anna Nicole Smith - I have always hated machinery, and the only machine I ever understood was a wheelbarrow, and that but imperfectly.
[ Always Ever Hated Imperfectly Machine Machinery Only Understood]
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- As has been pointed out with Libya, the debate over Libya, sometimes we allow diplomatic relations with imperfect regimes because progress can best be made through engagement instead of isolation.
[ Allow Because Been Best Debate Diplomatic Engagement Imperfect Instead Isolation Libya Made Out Over Pointed Progress Regimes Relations Sometimes Through]
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- I hope I may have succeeded in presenting to you, however imperfectly, the currents of thought due to the work of the immortal Darwin which have helped to make anthropology what it is at the present time.
[ Anthropology Currents Darwin Due Helped Hope However Immortal Imperfectly Make May Present Presenting Succeeded Thought Time Which Work]
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- No matter how correct a mathematical theorem may appear to be, one ought never to be satisfied that there was not something imperfect about it until it also gives the impression of being beautiful.
[ Also Appear Beautiful Being Correct Gives How Imperfect Impression Mathematical Matter May Never Ought Satisfied Something Theorem Until]
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- If God has made the world a perfect mechanism, He has at least conceded so much to our imperfect intellect that in order to predict little parts of it, we need not solve innumerable differential equations, but can use dice with fair success.
[ Conceded Dice Differential Equations Fair God Imperfect Innumerable Intellect Least Little Made Mechanism Much Need Order Our Parts Perfect Predict Solve Success Use World]
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- As a result of the World War and of a peace whose imperfections and risks are no longer denied by anyone, are we not even further away from the great aspirations and hopes for peace and fraternity than we were one or two decades ago?
[ Ago Anyone Aspirations Away Decades Denied Even Fraternity Further Great Hopes Imperfections Longer Peace Result Risks Than Two War Were Whose World]
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- There is always a "but" in this imperfect world.
[ Always Imperfect World]
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- The ability to play the clarinet is the ability to overcome the imperfections of the instrument. There's no such thing as a perfect clarinet, never was and never will be.
[ Ability Clarinet Imperfections Instrument Never Overcome Perfect Play Such Thing Will]
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- Love and esteem are the first principles of friendship; it is always imperfect if either of these two are wanting.
[ Always Either Esteem First Friendship Imperfect Love Principles These Two Wanting]
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- Both our senses and our passions are a supply to the imperfection of our nature; thus they show that we are such sort of creatures as to stand in need of those helps which higher orders of creatures do not.
[ Both Creatures Helps Higher Imperfection Nature Need Orders Our Passions Senses Show Sort Stand Such Supply Those Thus Which]
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- Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely, they would spin for ever on their axis, advancing nowhere.
[ Advancing Axis Brushed Clings Entirely Ever Imperfection Nowhere Off Person Spin Their Till Wait Would]
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- The law isn't justice. It's a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. A mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be.
[ Also Answer Buttons Ever Exactly Imperfect Intended Justice Law Lucky May Mechanism Press Right Show Up Very]
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- God is another name for human intelligence raised above all error and imperfection, and extended to all possible truth.
[ Above Another Error Extended God Human Imperfection Intelligence Name Possible Raised Truth]
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- Complete and total perfection will come about only when we feel that our perfection is no perfections as long as the rest of humanity remains imperfect.
[ Come Complete Feel Humanity Imperfect Long Only Our Perfection Perfections Remains Rest Total Will]
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- Learning gives us a fuller conviction of the imperfections of our nature; which one would think, might dispose us to modesty.
[ Conviction Dispose Fuller Gives Imperfections Learning Might Modesty Nature Our Think Us Which Would]
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- My marriage? Up to now everything's okay. But it's a real marriage - imperfect and very difficult. It's all about people evolving somewhat simultaneously through their lives. I think we've emotionally evolved.
[ Difficult Emotionally Everything Evolved Evolving Imperfect Lives Marriage Now Okay Real Simultaneously Somewhat Their Think Through Up Very]
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- I don't want to be perfect, but I do want to be a role model. My mom always tells me that imperfections equal beauty. All of us are imperfect.
[ Always Beauty Equal Imperfect Imperfections Model Mom Perfect Role Tells Us Want]
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- So much of our lives is given over to the consideration of our imperfections that there is no time to improve our imaginary virtues. The truth is we only perfect our vices, and man is a worse creature when he dies than he was when he was born.
[ Born Consideration Creature Dies Given Imaginary Imperfections Improve Lives Man Much Only Our Over Perfect Than Time Truth Vices Virtues Worse]
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- My parents did not have a perfect marriage. It was pretty good, but it was not perfect. My marriage is not perfect. My wife is, but I happen to be imperfect. However, that does not discount the fact that the definition of marriage must be defended and protected.
[ Defended Definition Did Discount Does Fact Good Happen However Imperfect Marriage Must Parents Perfect Pretty Protected Wife]
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- I have faith in my imperfections!
[ Faith Imperfections]
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- If it is an imperfect word, no external circumstance can heighten its value as poetry.
[ Circumstance External Heighten Imperfect Poetry Value Word]
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- Man is imperfect. The reality he creates is always endangered by man.
[ Always Creates Endangered Imperfect Man Reality]
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- Perfection is immutable. But for things imperfect, change is the way to perfect them.
[ Change Immutable Imperfect Perfect Perfection Them Things Way]
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- As machines become more and more efficient and perfect, so it will become clear that imperfection is the greatness of man.
[ Become Clear Efficient Greatness Imperfection Machines Man More Perfect Will]
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- It's a journalist's job to be a witness to history. We're not there to worry about ourselves. We're there to try and get as near as we can, in an imperfect world, to the truth and get the truth out.
[ Get History Imperfect Job Journalist Near Ourselves Out Truth Try Witness World Worry]
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- Well, with the French language, which I understood and spoke, however imperfectly, and read in great quantities, at certain times, the matter I suppose was slightly different from either Latin or Greek.
[ Certain Different Either French Great Greek However Imperfectly Language Latin Matter Quantities Read Slightly Spoke Suppose Times Understood Well Which]
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- If you look closely at a tree you'll notice it's knots and dead branches, just like our bodies. What we learn is that beauty and imperfection go together wonderfully.
[ Beauty Bodies Branches Closely Dead Go Imperfection Just Knots Learn Look Notice Our Together Tree Wonderfully]
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- A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.
[ Beings Cannot Compromise Devise Every Expression Imperfect Limits Moment Perfection Practice Practise Principle Us]
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- A god whose creation is so imperfect that he must be continually adjusting it to make it work properly seems to me a god of relatively low order, hardly worthy of any worship.
[ Adjusting Any Continually Creation God Hardly Imperfect Low Make Must Order Properly Relatively Seems Whose Work Worship Worthy]
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- The saxophone is an imperfect instrument, especially the tenor and soprano, as far as intonation goes. The challenge is to sing on an imperfect instrument that is outside of your body.
[ Body Challenge Especially Far Goes Imperfect Instrument Intonation Outside Saxophone Sing Soprano Tenor Your]
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- Hope, the best comfort of our imperfect condition.
[ Best Comfort Condition Hope Imperfect Our]
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- We're imperfect people trapped in an imperfect world until we get to that place beyond.
[ Beyond Get Imperfect Place Trapped Until World]
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- Give me the comma of imperfect striving, thus to find zest in the immediate living. Ever the reaching but never the gaining, ever the climbing but never the attaining of the mountain top.
[ Attaining Climbing Comma Ever Find Gaining Give Immediate Imperfect Living Mountain Never Reaching Striving Thus Top Zest]
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- Christ bears with the saints' imperfections; well may the saints one with another.
[ Another Bears Christ Imperfections May Saints Well]
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- If kids like a picture book, they're going to read it at least 50 times. Read anything that often, and even minor imperfections start to feel like gravel in the bed.
[ Anything Bed Book Even Feel Going Gravel Imperfections Kids Least Minor Often Picture Read Start Times]
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- There is a kind of beauty in imperfection.
[ Beauty Imperfection Kind]
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- I never expect to see a perfect work from an imperfect man.
[ Expect Imperfect Man Never Perfect See Work]
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- You'll remember Dr. Rice said that several times: It was not a warning about the place and the method and the time - it was a general warning. And that points out the imperfection, if you would, of our intelligence.
[ Dr General Imperfection Intelligence Method Our Out Place Points Remember Rice Said Several Time Times Warning Would]
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- Art is a reality, not a definition; inasmuch as it approaches a reality, it approaches perfection, and inasmuch as it approaches a mere definition, it is imperfect and untrue.
[ Approaches Art Definition Imperfect Inasmuch Mere Perfection Reality Untrue]
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- Therefore it does not help to sneer at the imperfection of today's reality or to preach absolutes as a daily agenda.
[ Absolutes Agenda Daily Does Help Imperfection Preach Reality Sneer Therefore Today]
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- Heat can also be produced by the impact of imperfectly elastic bodies as well as by friction. This is the case, for instance, when we produce fire by striking flint against steel, or when an iron bar is worked for some time by powerful blows of the hammer.
[ Against Also Bar Blows Bodies Case Elastic Fire Flint Friction Hammer Heat Impact Imperfectly Instance Iron Powerful Produce Produced Some Steel Striking Time Well Worked]
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- The world is not imperfect or slowly evolving along a path to perfection. No, it is perfect at every moment, every sin already carries grace in it.
[ Along Already Carries Every Evolving Grace Imperfect Moment Path Perfect Perfection Sin Slowly World]
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- Perfection itself is imperfection.
[ Imperfection Itself Perfection]
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- The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless is mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection.
[ Become Break Cycle Doing Embrace Fastest Fearless Give Idea Imperfection Indeed Mother Perfectionism Perfectly Uncertainty Up Way]
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- Any person seasoned with a just sense of the imperfections of natural reason, will fly to revealed truth with the greatest avidity.
[ Any Fly Greatest Imperfections Just Natural Person Reason Revealed Seasoned Sense Truth Will]
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- The finest works of art are precious, among other reasons, because they make it possible for us to know, if only imperfectly and for a little while, what it actually feels like to think subtly and feel nobly.
[ Actually Among Art Because Feel Feels Finest Imperfectly Know Little Make Nobly Only Other Possible Precious Reasons Subtly Think Us While Works]
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- We come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
[ Come Finding Imperfect Learning Love Perfect Perfectly Person See]
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- If I don't tell it all now, the story in the history books will always be imperfect and that would be wrong.
[ Always Books History Imperfect Now Story Tell Will Would Wrong]
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- We come to love not by finding a perfect person but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
[ Come Finding Imperfect Learning Love Perfect Perfectly Person See]
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- It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire by passing through its opposite.
[ Attain Belongs Desire Everything His Human Imperfection Man Only Opposite Passing Through]
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- If, on occasion, the knowledge brought by science leads to an unhappy end, this is not to the discredit of science but is rather an indication of an imperfect ability to use wisely the gifts placed within our hands.
[ Ability Brought Discredit End Gifts Hands Imperfect Indication Knowledge Leads Occasion Our Placed Rather Science Unhappy Use Wisely Within]
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- Of what does politics consist except the making of imperfect decisions, many of them unjust and quite a few of them deadly?
[ Consist Deadly Decisions Does Except Few Imperfect Making Many Politics Quite Them Unjust]
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- The only nice thing about being imperfect is the joy it brings to others.
[ Being Brings Imperfect Joy Nice Only Others Thing]
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- As a real person, he wouldn't last a minute, would he? But drama is about imperfection. And we've moved away from the aspirational hero. We got tired of it, it was dull. If I was House's friend, I would hate it. How he so resolutely refuses to be happy or take the kind-hearted road. But we don't always like morally good people, do we?
[ Always Away Drama Dull Friend Good Got Happy Hate Hero House How Imperfection Last Minute Morally Moved Person Real Refuses Resolutely Road Take Tired Would]
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- All bad Literature rests upon imperfect insight, or upon imitation, which may be defined as seeing at second-hand.
[ Bad Defined Imitation Imperfect Insight Literature May Rests Second-Hand Seeing Upon Which]
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- As you begin your tour of the United States, you may as well know that one American national trait which irritates many Americans and must be convenient for our critics is that we relentlessly advertise our imperfections.
[ Advertise American Americans Begin Convenient Critics Imperfections Irritates Know Many May Must National Our Relentlessly States Tour Trait United Well Which Your]
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- I suspect the secret of personal attraction is locked up in our unique imperfections, flaws and frailties.
[ Attraction Flaws Frailties Imperfections Locked Our Personal Secret Suspect Unique Up]
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- You will not dishonor the divine perfections by judgments unworthy of them, provided you never judge of Him by yourself, provided you do not ascribe to the Creator the imperfections and limitations of created beings.
[ Ascribe Beings Created Creator Dishonor Divine Him Imperfections Judge Judgments Limitations Never Perfections Provided Them Unworthy Will Yourself]
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- You may live in an imperfect world but the frontiers are not closed and the doors are not all shut.
[ Closed Doors Frontiers Imperfect Live May Shut World]
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- Humans are imperfect. That's one of the reasons that classical and jazz are in trouble. We're on the quest for the perfect performance and every note has to be right. Man, every note is not right in life.
[ Classical Every Humans Imperfect Jazz Life Man Note Perfect Performance Quest Reasons Right Trouble]
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- Like bones to the human body, the axle to the wheel, the wing to the bird, and the air to the wing, so is liberty the essence of life. Whatever is done without it is imperfect.
[ Air Bird Body Bones Done Essence Human Imperfect Liberty Life Whatever Wheel Wing Without]
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- We need religion as a guide. We need it because we are imperfect. Our government needs the church, because only those humble enough to admit they are sinners can bring to democracy the tolerance it requires in order to survive.
[ Admit Because Bring Church Democracy Enough Government Guide Humble Imperfect Need Needs Only Order Our Religion Requires Sinners Survive Those Tolerance]
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- Stage is about imperfections and working with them, whether it be from you or the audience.
[ Audience Imperfections Stage Them Whether Working]
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- I now resolved to go to bed early, with a firm purpose of also rising early the next day to revisit this charming walk; for I thought to myself, I have now seen this temple of the modern world imperfectly; I have seen it only by moonlight.
[ Also Bed Charming Day Early Firm Go Imperfectly Modern Moonlight Myself Next Now Only Purpose Resolved Revisit Rising Seen Temple Thought Walk World]
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- There are historic situations in which refusal to defend the inheritance of a civilization, however imperfect, against tyranny and aggression may result in consequences even worse than war.
[ Against Aggression Civilization Consequences Defend Even Historic However Imperfect Inheritance May Refusal Result Situations Than Tyranny War Which Worse]
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- The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise.
[ Adolescent Adult Adults Becomes Child Day Forgives Himself Imperfect Realizes Them Wise]
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- The fact of storytelling hints at a fundamental human unease, hints at human imperfection. Where there is perfection there is no story to tell.
[ Fact Fundamental Hints Human Imperfection Perfection Story Storytelling Tell Unease Where]
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- God speaks to me not through the thunder and the earthquake, nor through the ocean and the stars, but through the Son of Man, and speaks in a language adapted to my imperfect sight and hearing.
[ Adapted Earthquake God Hearing Imperfect Language Man Nor Ocean Sight Son Speaks Stars Through Thunder]
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- Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
[ Better Deal Done Great Imperfectly Little Than Well Which]
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- Even imperfection itself may have its ideal or perfect state.
[ Even Ideal Imperfection Itself May Perfect State]
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- Even as we enumerate their shortcomings, the rigor of raising children ourselves makes clear to us our mothers' incredible strength. We fear both. If they are not strong, who will protect us? If they are not imperfect, how can we equal them?
[ Both Children Clear Enumerate Equal Even Fear How Imperfect Incredible Makes Mothers Our Ourselves Protect Raising Rigor Shortcomings Strength Strong Their Them Us Will]
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- When you work on your own life, you are less likely to hyper focus on the imperfections of your husband.
[ Focus Husband Hyper Imperfections Less Life Likely Own Work Your]
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- The acceptance that all that is solid has melted into the air, that reality and morality are not givens but imperfect human constructs, is the point from which fiction begins.
[ Acceptance Air Begins Constructs Fiction Givens Human Imperfect Into Melted Morality Point Reality Solid Which]
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- It seems a fantastic paradox, but it is nevertheless a most important truth, that no architecture can be truly noble which is not imperfect.
[ Architecture Fantastic Imperfect Important Most Nevertheless Noble Paradox Seems Truly Truth Which]
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- By his disobedience of God's law, before man had exercised his power to bring children into the earth, not only Adam lost everything for himself, but his children were born as sinners, imperfect, and without the right to live.
[ Adam Before Born Bring Children Disobedience Earth Everything Exercised God Had Himself His Imperfect Into Law Live Lost Man Only Power Right Sinners Were Without]
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- If you are kept in ignorance of the true way and permit yourself to rely upon and be guided by the opinion of imperfect man, you can never gain the riches that will bring you peace and lasting happiness.
[ Bring Gain Guided Happiness Ignorance Imperfect Kept Lasting Man Never Opinion Peace Permit Rely Riches True Upon Way Will Yourself]
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- The earth incites the wonder and admiration of man even though he is imperfect and his understanding greatly limited.
[ Admiration Earth Even Greatly His Imperfect Incites Limited Man Though Understanding Wonder]
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- Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections.
[ Considering Courage Imperfections Lose Own Your]
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- On the contrary, I'm a strong believer in the necessity of imperfection coming into the film.
[ Believer Coming Contrary Film Imperfection Into Necessity Strong]
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- Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly.
[ Better Imperfectly Nothing Perfectly Something Than]
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- But that the reasoning from these facts, the drawing from them correct conclusions, is a matter of great difficulty, may be inferred from the imperfect state in which the Science is now found after it has been so long and so intensely studied.
[ After Been Conclusions Correct Difficulty Drawing Facts Found Great Imperfect Inferred Intensely Long Matter May Now Reasoning Science State Studied Them These Which]
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- Once we realize that imperfect understanding is the human condition there is no shame in being wrong, only in failing to correct our mistakes.
[ Being Condition Correct Failing Human Imperfect Mistakes Once Only Our Realize Shame Understanding Wrong]
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- Gratitude is a burden upon our imperfect nature, and we are but too willing to ease ourselves of it, or at least to lighten it as much as we can.
[ Burden Ease Gratitude Imperfect Least Lighten Much Nature Our Ourselves Too Upon Willing]
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- In justice to human society it may perhaps be said of almost all the polities and civil institutions in the world, however imperfect, that they have been founded in and carried on with very considerable wisdom.
[ Almost Been Carried Civil Considerable Founded However Human Imperfect Institutions Justice May Perhaps Said Society Very Wisdom World]
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- All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
[ Doses Easier Imperfection Served Small Tolerate Up]
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- We are all imperfect. We can not expect perfect government.
[ Expect Government Imperfect Perfect]
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- Freedom is a lonely battle, but if the United States doesn't lead it - sometimes imperfectly, but mostly with honor - who will?
[ Battle Freedom Honor Imperfectly Lead Lonely Mostly Sometimes States United Will]
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- Persuade thyself that imperfection and inconvenience are the natural lot of mortals, and there will be no room for discontent, neither for despair.
[ Despair Discontent Imperfection Inconvenience Lot Mortals Natural Neither Persuade Room Thyself Will]
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- We will have to give up the hope that, if we try hard, we somehow will always do right by our children. The connection is imperfect. We will sometimes do wrong.
[ Always Children Connection Give Hard Hope Imperfect Our Right Somehow Sometimes Try Up Will Wrong]
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- There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
[ Bridges Devices Engineering Imperfection Iron Machinery Measure Nothing Oblige Railways Them Ugliness Ugly]
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- International relationships are preordained to be clumsy gestures based on imperfect knowledge.
[ Based Clumsy Gestures Imperfect International Knowledge Preordained Relationships]
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- To follow imperfect, uncertain, or corrupted traditions, in order to avoid erring in our own judgment, is but to exchange one danger for another.
[ Another Avoid Corrupted Danger Exchange Follow Imperfect Judgment Order Our Own Traditions Uncertain]
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- He who lives in the single exercise of his mental faculties, however usefully or curiously directed, is equally an imperfect animal with the man who knows only the exercise of muscles.
[ Animal Curiously Directed Equally Exercise Faculties His However Imperfect Knows Lives Man Mental Muscles Only Single Usefully]
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