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.
The usual complaint is, 'I have no other way of earning a living'. The harsh reply can be, 'Do you have to live?'
We are not living in a world where all roads are radii of a circle and where all, if followed long enough, will therefore draw gradually nearer and finally meet at the centre: rather in a world where every road, after a few miles, forks into two, and each of those into two again, and at each fork, you must make a decision.
There are eight girls in the house in which I am living, and practically all of them are good looking. You can realize that I am kept busy.
I'm of a fearsome mind to throw my arms around every living librarian who crosses my path, on behalf of the souls they never knew they saved.
Culture is a thousand things, a thousand times. It's living the core values when you hire; when you write an email; when you are working on a project; when you are walking in the hall.
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
There is only one meaning of life: the act of living itself.
There are four questions of value in life, Don Octavio. What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
It is odd that we have so little relationship with nature, with the insects and the leaping frog and the owl that hoots among the hills calling for its mate. We never seem to have a feeling for all living things on the earth.
Living — quotes and aphorisms
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
Twenty-five million veterans are living among us today. These men and women selflessly set aside their civilian lives to put on the uniform and serve us.
For me an object is something living. This cigarette or this box of matches contains a secret life much more intense than that of certain human beings.
The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living.
Media reporting denied privacy to anybody doing what I do for a living. It was no longer possible to work on your picture in privacy.
Throughout the day, my phone will variously chirp, burp and growl — it's like living with a velociraptor. The last time I went to try to shut it off, the thing bit me.
Thank you for life, and all the little ups and downs that make it worth living.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
I'm not a prophet or a stone aged man, just a mortal with potential of a superman. I'm living on.
Here lies W. C. Fields. I would rather be living in Philadelphia.