Ancient Related Quotes



We tend to think of the problems of globalization and cultural identity as peculiar to our times. In fact they are rooted in ancient problems of civic belonging.

Mark Kingwell


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A twinge at the edge of her lips and she continued, the soft, slow lilt of recitation: "Ancient walls that sing the distant hours.

Kate Morton


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When the snipe and the mussel struggle, the fisherman gets the benefit. Ancient Chinese saying

Robert Greene


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Our brains have been designed to blur the line between self and other. It is an ancient neural circuitry that marks every mammal, from mouse to elephant.

Frans De Waal


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Since ancient times, philosophers have maintained that to strive too hard for one's own happiness is self-defeating.

Peter Singer


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The Temple of Diana is in the vicinity of the fountain, which has given rise to the conjecture that it originally constituted a portion of the ancient baths.

Marguerite Gardiner


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Ancient Egyptians went to great lengths to avoid change; they couldn't entirely do so, of course, but did preserve a cultural continuity for almost four thousand years.

Pamela Sargent


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I am also well aware that literature only has a minimal influence on political disputes or economic crises in the world, but its significance to human beings is ancient.

Mo Yan


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Legacy of cultures passed on from ancient to medieval era, from middle ages to present time through the seasons of dance.

Shah Asad Rizvi


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Quotation is more universal and more ancient than one would perhaps believe.

James Boswell


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