Authors that match 'bind'.

Sri Aurobindo Indian Philosopher (1872-1950)
Rainer W. Fassbinder (-)
Bindi Irwin Australian Celebrity (1998-)
Rabindranath Tagore Indian Poet (1861-1941)

Quotations that match 'bind'.

Vanity is a vital aid to nature: completely and absolutely necessary to life. It is one of nature's ways to bind you to the earth. Elizabeth Smart
[ Absolutely Aid Bind Completely Earth Life Nature Necessary Vanity Vital Ways]
For we must be one thing or the other, an asset or a liability, the sinew in your wing to help you soar, or the chain to bind you to earth. Countee Cullen
[ Asset Bind Chain Earth Help Liability Must Other Sinew Soar Thing Wing Your]
The law established by the Creator, which has existed from the beginning, extends over the whole globe, is everywhere and at all times binding upon mankind. Rufus King
[ Beginning Binding Creator Established Everywhere Existed Extends Globe Law Mankind Over Times Upon Which Whole]
I am the most well-adjusted human being I know. I started out this investigation as a very happy man with a great career. I've got the life people dream about: I am rich, I am famous, I've got a fabulous marriage to an absolutely, spell-bindingly brilliant woman. James Ellroy
[ Absolutely Am Being Brilliant Career Dream Fabulous Famous Got Great Happy Human Investigation Know Life Man Marriage Most Out Rich Started Very Well-Adjusted Woman]
I do not say think as I think, but think in my way. Fear no shadows, least of all in that great spectre of personal unhappiness which binds half the world to orthodoxy. Thomas Huxley
[ Binds Fear Great Half Least Orthodoxy Personal Say Shadows Spectre Think Unhappiness Way Which World]
In a recent decision of the Supreme Court, not made, however, by the full court, and concurred in by only four justices, it was held that the seller of a patented mimeograph could bind the purchaser to use only his ink in the machine, though the ink was not patented. John Bates Clark
[ Bind Could Court Decision Four Full Held His However Ink Justices Machine Made Only Patented Purchaser Recent Seller Supreme Though Use]
It is not easy to find something that will intrigue and bind your interest and enthusiasm. This you must seek for yourself. Walter Annenberg
[ Bind Easy Enthusiasm Find Interest Intrigue Must Seek Something Will Your Yourself]
Altho that is so, Ireland has always denied and Ireland still denies that the Union was binding upon her either legally or morally. And here on this historic occasion we have assembled to renew our protest and to place it upon record. John Edward Redmond
[ Always Assembled Binding Denied Denies Either Her Here Historic Ireland Legally Morally Occasion Our Place Protest Record Renew Still Union Upon]
In my last I contended that none of those ties which are necessary to bind a people together and make them one, existed between the colonists and Mexicans. William H. Wharton
[ Between Bind Colonists Existed Last Make Mexicans Necessary None Them Those Ties Together Which]
With Malice toward none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation's wounds. Abraham Lincoln
[ Bind Charity Finish Firmness Gives God Malice Nation None Right See Strive Toward Up Us Work Wounds]
The city's contradictions and frailties drive me to the church. The church, in turn, binds my wounds and soothes my troubled heart, and sends me right back out into the city again. Steve Ross
[ Again Back Binds Church City Contradictions Drive Frailties Heart Into Out Right Sends Soothes Troubled Turn Wounds]
If we could only snap the fetters of the body that bind the feet of the soul, we shall experience a great joy. Then we shall not be miserable because of the body's sufferings. We shall become free. Vinoba Bhave
[ Because Become Bind Body Could Experience Feet Fetters Free Great Joy Miserable Only Shall Snap Soul Sufferings Then]
Many working mothers feel guilty about not being at home. And when they are there, they wish it could be perfect. This pressure to make every minute happy puts working parents in a bind when it comes to setting limits and modifying behavior. Cathy Rindner Tempelsman
[ Behavior Being Bind Comes Could Every Feel Guilty Happy Home Limits Make Many Minute Modifying Mothers Parents Perfect Pressure Puts Setting Wish Working]
Religion is man's attempt to bind himself back to a relationship with God. Victoria Jackson
[ Attempt Back Bind God Himself Man Relationship Religion]
I have a private press. I'm a book artist. I publish books of other authors and artists. I do the illustrating. I set the type. I print it myself on my press. I do everything but bind it. Gloria Stuart
[ Artist Artists Authors Bind Book Books Everything Illustrating Myself Other Press Print Private Publish Set Type]
And the annual meetings of the League's Assembly are in effect official peace congresses binding on the participating states to an extent that most statesmen a quarter of a century ago would have regarded as utopian. Hjalmar Branting
[ Ago Annual Assembly Binding Century Congresses Effect Extent League Meetings Most Official Participating Peace Quarter Regarded States Statesmen Utopian Would]
A Country is not a mere territory; the particular territory is only its foundation. The Country is the idea which rises upon that foundation; it is the sentiment of love, the sense of fellowship which binds together all the sons of that territory. Giuseppe Mazzini
[ Binds Country Fellowship Foundation Idea Love Mere Only Particular Rises Sense Sentiment Sons Territory Together Upon Which]
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which binds us in partnership in the serious work of the world. Benjamin Franklin
[ Binds Cannot Partnership Religion Sanction See Serious Think Us Which Work World]
In most of the European countries - France stands out in its resistance to this particular form of American cultural imperialism - the national film industries were forced onto the defensive after the war by such binding agreements. Fredric Jameson
[ After Agreements American Binding Countries Cultural Defensive European Film Forced Form France Imperialism Industries Most National Onto Out Particular Resistance Stands Such War Were]
Politics in America is the binding secular religion. Theodore White
[ America Binding Politics Religion Secular]
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. Charles de Lint
[ Binds Cold Confine Fettered First Heart Her Iron Lives Mind Music Musician Never Stone Tinker Walls Witch]
Fear is a noose that binds until it strangles. Jean Toomer
[ Binds Fear Noose Strangles Until]
I shall always be consistent and never change my ways so long as I am in my senses; but for the sake of precedent the Senate should beware of binding itself to support the acts of any man, since he might through some mischance suffer a change. Tiberius
[ Acts Always Am Any Beware Binding Change Consistent Itself Long Man Might Never Precedent Sake Senate Senses Shall Should Since Some Suffer Support Through Ways]
The '60s was one of the first times the power of music was used by a generation to bind them together. Neil Young
[ Bind First Generation Music Power Them Times Together Used]
America is false to the past, false to the present, and solemnly binds herself to be false to the future. Frederick Douglass
[ America Binds False Future Herself Past Present Solemnly]
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. William Blake
[ Binds Destroy Does Eternity Flies Himself Joy Kisses Life Lives Rise Sun Winged]
Our failings sometimes bind us to one another as closely as could virtue itself. Marquis De Vauvenargues
[ Another Bind Closely Could Failings Itself Our Sometimes Us Virtue]
When we say that the persistence of competition is ensured by fate, we mean that individual freedom is so guaranteed. The one thing to which fate binds us is liberty. John Bates Clark
[ Binds Competition Ensured Fate Freedom Guaranteed Individual Liberty Mean Persistence Say Thing Us Which]
No great idea in its beginning can ever be within the law. How can it be within the law? The law is stationary. The law is fixed. The law is a chariot wheel which binds us all regardless of conditions or place or time. Emma Goldman
[ Beginning Binds Chariot Conditions Ever Fixed Great How Idea Law Place Regardless Stationary Time Us Wheel Which Within]
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. Marcus Aurelius
[ Accept Binds Brings Fate Heart Love Things Together Which Whom Your]
Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion. Thomas Aquinas
[ Binds Disposition Mind Passion Simply Temperance Which]
Hate traps us by binding us too tightly to our adversary. Milan Kundera
[ Adversary Binding Hate Our Tightly Too Traps Us]
While we may be of different faiths, we have a strong sense of faith, family, community. We hold the values of freedom and human rights very high and I think that those are all a part of a very strong quilt that binds us together. Robert Menendez
[ Binds Community Different Faith Faiths Family Freedom High Hold Human May Part Quilt Rights Sense Strong Think Those Together Us Values Very While]
One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that binds men, men are not united but merely lined up. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[ Binds Brother Lined Men Merely Only Something Tie United Up Where]
One of the things that binds us as a family is a shared sense of humor. Ralph Fiennes Family
[ Binds Family Humor Sense Shared Things Us]
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. Charles Hamilton Houston
[ America Beg Bind Blight Children Circles Lives Narrow Own Prejudice Race Save Within Young Your]
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. Tryon Edwards
[ Act Allowed Any Binds Broken Chains Easily First Forms Gains Habit May Often Repeated Resisted Soon Spider Steady Steel Strength Through Us Web]
In Hollywood we acquire the finest novels in order to smell the leather bindings. Ernst Lubitsch
[ Acquire Finest Hollywood Leather Novels Order Smell]
No written law has ever been more binding than unwritten custom supported by popular opinion. Carrie Chapman Catt
[ Been Binding Custom Ever Law More Opinion Popular Supported Than Unwritten Written]
Jealousy is the tie that binds, and binds, and binds. Helen Rowland
[ Binds Jealousy Tie]
Let us heed the voice of the people and recognize their common sense. If we do not, we not only blaspheme our political heritage, we ignore the common ties that bind all Americans. Barbara Jordan
[ Americans Bind Common Heed Heritage Ignore Only Our Political Recognize Sense Their Ties Us Voice]
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. Swami Vivekananda
[ Am Before Being Binds Body Bondage Every Everything Free God Him Human Moment Realized Reverence See Sitting Stand Temple Vanishes]
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. Ramakrishna
[ Am Bind Bondage Free Freedom God Mind Say Shall Son Soul Too]
No cord or cable can draw so forcibly, or bind so fast, as love can do with a single thread. Robert Burton
[ Bind Cable Cord Draw Fast Forcibly Love Single Thread]
We may consider each generation as a distinct nation, with a right, by the will of its majority, to bind themselves, but none to bind the succeeding generation, more than the inhabitants of another country. Thomas Jefferson
[ Another Bind Consider Country Distinct Each Generation Inhabitants Majority May More Nation None Right Succeeding Than Themselves Will]
We too often bind ourselves by authorities rather than by the truth. Lucretia Mott
[ Authorities Bind Often Ourselves Rather Than Too Truth]
For too long, we have focused on our differences - in our politics and backgrounds, in our race and beliefs - rather than cherishing the unity and pride that binds us together. Bob Riley
[ Backgrounds Beliefs Binds Cherishing Differences Focused Long Our Politics Pride Race Rather Than Together Too Unity Us]
Death's a debt; his mandamus binds all alike- no bail, no demurrer. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Bail Binds Death Debt His]
Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge of the commonwealth. Thomas Fuller
[ Bachelors Best Commonwealth Hedge Married Men Stakes Strongest Though]
The future of Conservatism lies in our beliefs and values, not by throwing them away. We need to shed associations that bind us to past failures, but hold faith with those things that make us Conservatives. Iain Duncan Smith
[ Associations Away Beliefs Bind Conservatism Conservatives Failures Faith Future Hold Lies Make Need Our Past Shed Them Things Those Throwing Us Values]
What makes the Universal Declaration an epochal document is first of all its global impetus and secondly the breadth of its claims, a commitment to a new social contract, binding on all the Governments of the world. John Charles Polanyi
[ Binding Breadth Claims Commitment Contract Declaration Document First Global Governments Impetus Makes New Secondly Social Universal World]
I think things like food, the food of the south is sort of the common tie that binds us all, Black and White, the sense memories. It's a very particular part of the country. Sela Ward
[ Binds Black Common Country Food Memories Part Particular Sense Sort South Things Think Tie Us Very White]
These roads do not serve transportation alone, they also bind our Fatherland. Fritz Todt
[ Alone Also Bind Fatherland Our Roads Serve These Transportation]
He who binds his soul to knowledge, steals the key of heaven. Nathaniel Parker Willis
[ Binds Heaven His Key Knowledge Soul Steals]
And so, today, if the state can no longer appeal to the old moral principles that belong to the Christian tradition, it will be forced to create a new official faith and new moral principles which will be binding on its citizens. Christopher Dawson
[ Appeal Belong Binding Christian Citizens Create Faith Forced Longer Moral New Official Old Principles State Today Tradition Which Will]
But, strictly speaking, this mythology was no essential part of ancient religion, for it had no sacred sanction and no binding force on the worshippers. William Robertson Smith
[ Ancient Binding Essential Force Had Mythology Part Religion Sacred Sanction Speaking Strictly Worshippers]
In the old covenants the people were sprinkled with blood of calves without, in their bodies, to bind them to keep the law; else we were bound to just damnation, for the breaking of it. William Tyndale
[ Bind Blood Bodies Bound Breaking Calves Damnation Else Just Keep Law Old Sprinkled Their Them Were Without]
Considering that the blessed life we so long for consists in an intimate and true love of God Our Creator and Lord, which binds and obliges us all to a sincere love. Ignatius Loyola
[ Binds Blessed Considering Consists Creator God Intimate Life Long Lord Love Obliges Our Sincere True Us Which]
He gave us the lakes for our Northern boundary, and the rivers stretching to the seas upon whose waters floats our commerce to the nations of the world; while man has done all that can be done by science to bind us together. John Brough
[ Bind Boundary Commerce Done Floats Gave Lakes Man Nations Northern Our Rivers Science Seas Stretching Together Upon Us Waters While Whose World]
Love is the force that ignites the spirit and binds teams together. Phil Jackson
[ Binds Force Love Spirit Teams Together]
The ultimate binding element in the medieval order was subordination to the divine will and its earthly representatives, notably the pope. Irving Babbitt
[ Binding Divine Earthly Element Medieval Notably Order Pope Representatives Subordination Ultimate Will]
Women's fashion is a subtle form of bondage. It's men's way of binding them. We put them in these tight, high-heeled shoes, we make them wear these tight clothes and we say they look sexy. But they're actually tied up. David Duchovny
[ Actually Binding Bondage Clothes Fashion Form High-Heeled Look Make Men Put Say Sexy Shoes Subtle Them These Tied Tight Up Way Wear Women]
A marriage contract to me is as binding as any in business, and I have always believed in sticking to an agreement. Paul Getty
[ Agreement Always Any Believed Binding Business Contract Marriage Sticking]
I remember when my mother pointed to a stone, and she said this was the kind of stone people used to place on the feet of the baby girls to stop them trying to climb away and unbind their feet. Jung Chang
[ Away Baby Climb Feet Girls Kind Mother Place Pointed Remember Said She Stone Stop Their Them Trying Used]
With the increasing importance of standards for system-level objects such as COM and CORBA, it is particularly important that the C++ bindings to those be clean, well documented, and simple to use. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Clean Com Documented Importance Important Increasing Objects Particularly Simple Standards Such Those Use Well]
We continue to have nuclear weapons relied on as a weapon of choice. If that policy were to continue, we continue to have countries who are in a security bind, if you like, or perceive themselves to be in security bind to look for acquisition of nuclear weapons. Mohamed ElBaradei
[ Acquisition Bind Choice Continue Countries Look Nuclear Perceive Policy Relied Security Themselves Weapon Weapons Were]
Love is a binding force, by which another is joined to me and cherished by myself. Thomas Aquinas
[ Another Binding Cherished Force Joined Love Myself Which]
If conquest does not bind posterity, so neither can compact bind it. Charlotte Smith
[ Bind Compact Conquest Does Neither Posterity]
This is a time for a national conversation. A conversation about the document that binds us as a nation and a people. That document, of course, is the Constitution. Mike DeWine
[ Binds Constitution Conversation Course Document Nation National Time Us]
Marriage is an act of will that signifies and involves a mutual gift, which unites the spouses and binds them to their eventual souls, with whom they make up a sole family - a domestic church. Pope John Paul II
[ Act Binds Church Domestic Eventual Family Gift Involves Make Marriage Mutual Signifies Sole Souls Spouses Their Them Unites Up Which Whom Will]
All treaties between great states cease to be binding when they come in conflict with the struggle for existence. Otto von Bismarck
[ Between Binding Cease Come Conflict Existence Great States Struggle Treaties]
No obligation to do the impossible is binding. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Binding Impossible Obligation]
The chains that bind us the most closely are the ones we have broken. Antonio Porchia
[ Bind Broken Chains Closely Most Ones Us]