Testimony is the beginning of and a prerequisite to continuing conversion. Testimony is a point of departure; it is not an ultimate destination. Strong testimony is the foundation upon which conversion is established. Testimony alone is not and will not be enough to protect us in the latter-day storm of darkness and evil in which we are living.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
There's a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end up broke and alone.
All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
The strong man is strongest when alone.
Being alone with fear can rapidly turn into panic. Being alone with frustration can rapidly turn into anger. Being alone with disappointment can rapid turn into discouragement and, even worse, despair.
Unhappy, let alone angry, religious people provide more persuasive arguments for atheism and secularism than do all the arguments of atheists.
No memory is ever alone; it's at the end of a trail of memories, a dozen trails that each have their own associations.
I think you don't do work for controversy alone, and whenever you do new work which people don't understand and they say it is done to create controversy.
One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork.
Alone — quotes and aphorisms
I am trying to persuade my family to spend more time in China. It's no fun to be in exile. I can't even figure out the basic 26 letters, let alone operate, in English. I often feel that although I've found the sky of freedom above my head, I've lost the soil I stand on. I need to be back in my motherland, where I can find inspirations.
You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.
A great source of calamity lies in regret and anticipation; therefore a person is wise who thinks of the present alone, regardless of the past or future.
I drive around on my scooter in Milan alone — we don't have bodyguards or anything like that. I am a fashion designer, not a celebrity, and although I get stopped for autographs and the like, I don't think I am famous.
It is very easy to love alone.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone — so far.
It's better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else.
No phone. No pool. No pets. No cigarettes. Ultimate freedom... No longer to be poisoned by civilization, he flees, and walks alone upon the land to become Lost in the Wild.
The mortal mind alone cannot devise an answer to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, because the true answer lies on a level of consciousness that's beyond our mortal thinking. Quite simply, when it comes to Israel and the Palestinians, we need a miracle.
I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.