Quotations that match 'awakening'.

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards. Anatole France
[ Afterwards Art Awakening Curiosity Minds Natural Only Purpose Satisfying Teaching Whole Young]
It is possible to experience an awakening in this life through realising just how precious each moment, each mental process, and each breath truly is. Christy Turlington
[ Awakening Breath Each Experience How Just Life Mental Moment Possible Precious Process Realising Through Truly]
The poet knows himself only on the condition that things resound in him, and that in him, at a single awakening, they and he come forth together out of sleep. Jacques Maritain
[ Awakening Come Condition Forth Him Himself Knows Only Out Poet Single Sleep Things Together]
If every day is an awakening, you will never grow old. You will just keep growing. Gail Sheehy
[ Awakening Day Every Grow Growing Just Keep Never Old Will]
Recent action in Syria and Palestine also tell us that the awakening voices of democracy in those regions are occurring, and that those in that region are able to pursue it without being stifled by terrorists that are despotic. Judd Gregg
[ Able Action Also Awakening Being Democracy Despotic Occurring Palestine Pursue Recent Region Regions Stifled Syria Tell Terrorists Those Us Voices Without]
We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits - and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just submit. Any re-awakening of thought is then painful. Simone Weil
[ Any Bits Bow Consciousness Even Heads Horses Hurt Just Lose Our Painful Pull Situation Soon Submit Their Themselves Then Thought]
Upon awakening in the morning, I wondered if the proceedings of the night before had been a dream. It was hard to believe that I was the world's heavyweight champion. Gene Tunney
[ Awakening Been Before Believe Champion Dream Had Hard Heavyweight Morning Night Proceedings Upon Wondered World]
I got in trouble with the police, and that was a rude awakening. That was it. I'd seen the bottom of the pit, and it was time to scrape myself out of it. Bryan Adams
[ Awakening Bottom Got Myself Out Pit Police Rude Scrape Seen Time Trouble]
Women of all classes are awakening to the necessity of self-support, but few are willing to do the ordinary useful work for which they are fitted. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Awakening Classes Few Fitted Necessity Ordinary Useful Which Willing Women Work]
Of course the case of the Christian Church planted among the nations must differ, in various ways, from that of any sect forming in connection with religious awakening in a territory of professing Christianity. Robert Rainy
[ Among Any Awakening Case Christian Christianity Church Connection Course Differ Forming Must Nations Planted Professing Religious Sect Territory Various Ways]
I slept with faith and found a corpse in my arms on awakening; I drank and danced all night with doubt and found her a virgin in the morning. Aleister Crowley
[ Arms Awakening Corpse Danced Doubt Drank Faith Found Her Morning Night Slept]
You look at the whole Human Rights questions, I happened to be there at just the right time when the country was awakening - this goes to the first question you asked - the whole country was awakening to a hundred years of injustice that hadn't been resolved yet. Birch Bayh
[ Asked Awakening Been Country First Goes Hadn Happened Human Hundred Injustice Just Look Question Questions Resolved Right Rights Time Whole Years Yet]
I don't want to be daft and say I had some spiritual awakening or something, but I really did come of age in Los Angeles, where we recorded the album. I had my own little house and my own little circle and I really got to feel how the city ticks. Melanie Chisholm
[ Age Album Angeles Awakening Circle City Come Daft Did Feel Got Had House How Little Los Own Really Recorded Say Some Something Spiritual Ticks Want Where]
What we hear while we are asleep continues to resonate with us upon awakening. Henry Reed
[ Asleep Awakening Continues Hear Resonate Upon Us While]
The essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of the hero. Maxwell Anderson
[ Awakening Essence Even Hero Play Regeneration Serious Spiritual Tragedy]
However, anyone to whom this happens should not leave his room upon awakening, should speak to no-one, but remain alone and sober until everything comes back to him, and he recalls the dream. Paracelsus
[ Alone Anyone Awakening Back Comes Dream Everything Happens Him His However Leave No-One Recalls Remain Room Should Sober Speak Until Upon Whom]
Recruiting Station was a story that came as the result of many anxious awakenings during many nights. A. E. van Vogt
[ Anxious Came During Many Nights Recruiting Result Station Story]
If a Labour movement, on a bourgeois basis, has hitherto existed in the country where the new movement is awakening it will certainly not disappear all at once. Karl Radek
[ Awakening Basis Bourgeois Certainly Country Disappear Existed Hitherto Labour Movement New Once Where Will]
For me, my awakening came when I was kidnapped. Patty Hearst
[ Awakening Came Kidnapped]
Inspiration is an awakening, a quickening of all man's faculties, and it is manifested in all high artistic achievements. Giacomo Puccini
[ Achievements Artistic Awakening Faculties High Inspiration Man Manifested Quickening]
The commune movement is part of a reawakening of belief in the possibilities for utopia that existed in the nineteenth century and exist again today, a belief that by creating the right social institution, human satisfaction and growth can be achieved. Rosabeth Moss Kanter
[ Achieved Again Belief Century Commune Creating Exist Existed Growth Human Institution Movement Nineteenth Part Possibilities Right Satisfaction Social Today Utopia]
It's exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorienting, and painful. Adrienne Rich
[ Alive Also Awakening Confusing Consciousness Exhilarating Painful Time]
The stopping of the Judicial courts, had been blended, in the minds of some people, with the redress of grievances considered only as a mode of awakening the attention of the legislature. George Richards Minot
[ Attention Awakening Been Blended Considered Courts Grievances Had Judicial Legislature Minds Mode Only Redress Some Stopping]
The awakening of the people of China to the possibilities under free government is the most significant, if not the most momentous, event of our generation. Woodrow Wilson
[ Awakening China Event Free Generation Government Momentous Most Our Possibilities Significant Under]
A religious awakening which does not awaken the sleeper to love has roused him in vain. Jessamyn West
[ Awaken Awakening Does Him Love Religious Roused Sleeper Vain Which]
At the dawn of the 19th century, the country was awakening to its enormous scope and variety. David Lavender
[ Awakening Century Country Dawn Enormous Scope Variety]
When we fall asleep, we withdraw our awareness from its hypnotic fascination with physical sensation, thereby enabling us to listen with our now awakening sixth sense. Henry Reed
[ Asleep Awakening Awareness Enabling Fall Fascination Hypnotic Listen Now Our Physical Sensation Sense Sixth Thereby Us Withdraw]
One of the most beautiful passages of Rousseau is that in the sixth book of Confessions, where he describes the awakening in him of the literary sense. Of such wisdom, the poetic passion, the desire of beauty, the love of art for its own sake, has most. Walter Pater
[ Art Awakening Beautiful Beauty Book Confessions Describes Desire Him Literary Love Most Own Passages Passion Poetic Sake Sense Sixth Such Where Wisdom]
I look at tens of thousands of church leaders who still do need a bit of an awakening. Bill Hybels
[ Awakening Bit Church Leaders Look Need Still Tens Thousands]