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#1. My family was always active, and our thing was family walks. Not walks around the block, but more like eight-mile hikes up mountains. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Mika Brzezinski
#2. Nineteen hundred meters up there is completely different from1,900 any place else. There's no air, there's no oxygen. There's no vegetation, there's no life. There's no life. Rocks. Any other climb there's vegetation, grass and trees. Not there on the Ventoux. It's more like the moon than a mountain. - Author: Lance Armstrong
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Lance Armstrong
#3. Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, and robes the mountain in its azure hue. - Author: Thomas Campbell
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Thomas Campbell
#4. We cannot lower the mountain, therefore we must elevate ourselves. - Author: Todd Skinner
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Todd Skinner
#5. Ironically, the more intensive and far-reaching a historian's research, the greater the difficulty of citation. As the mountain of material grows, so does the possibility of error. - Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Doris Kearns Goodwin
#6. If life's journey was intended to be easy, we would have been given directions. However, since we have no road map, we must climb the highest mountain and forge the deepest streams with love in our souls, in the hope that our own journey will give us peace within... - Author: Virginia Alison
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Virginia Alison
#7. Duty is heavy as a mountain, death is light as a feather. - Author: Robert Jordan
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Robert Jordan
#8. Bald as the bare mountain tops are bald, with a baldness full of grandeur. - Author: Matthew Arnold
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Matthew Arnold
#9. Carve a tunnel of hope through the dark mountain of disappointment. - Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr.
#10. We mountain boys were all walkers. Mostly it was the fastest way to get ary place back in the hills, for often a boy could cross a mountain afoot where no horse could go . . . - Author: Louis L'Amour
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Louis L'Amour
#11. [Currahee was more a hill than a mountain, but it rose 1,000 feet above the parade ground and dominated the landscape.] A few minutes later, someone blew a whistle. We fell in, were ordered to change to boots and athletic trunks, did so, fell in again - and then ran most of the three miles to the top and back down again. They lost some men that first day. Within a week, they were running - or at least double-timing - all the way up and back. - Author: Stephen E. Ambrose
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Stephen E. Ambrose
#12. Summer on the high plateau can be delectable as honey; it can also be a roaring scourge. To those who love the place, both are good, since both are part of its essential nature. And it is to know its essential nature that I am seeking here. To know, that is, with the knowledge that is a process of living. This is not done easily nor in an hour. It is a tale too slow for the impatience of our age, not of immediate enough import for its desperate problems. Yet it has its own rare value. It is, for one thing, a corrective of glib assessment: one never quite knows the mountain, nor oneself in relation to it. However often I walk on them, these hills hold astonishment for me. There is no getting accustomed to them. - Author: Nan Shepherd
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Nan Shepherd
#13. Once again her face changed. She was like someone standing in strong sunlight on a mountain top, looking back down the valley from which she had emerged and trembling with the memory still in her bones of the length and nature of the road she had travelled, the glaciers and forded rivers, the weariness and danger, and conscious of how far she still had to go. - Author: Magda Szabo
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Magda Szabo
#14. On Prozac, Sisyphus might well push the boulder back up the mountain with more enthusiasm and creativity. I do not want to deny the benefits of psychoactive medication. I just want to point out that Sisyphus is not a patient with a mental health problem. To see him as a patient with a mental health problem is to ignore certain larger aspects of his predicament connected to boulders, mountains, and eternity. - Author: Carl Elliott
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Carl Elliott
#15. Everyone goes "every comedian does Arnold Schwarzenegger". Yes, they do; but do they do Arnold Schwarzenegger in Brokeback Mountain? - Author: Pablo Francisco
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Pablo Francisco
#16. From inside the elephant, the bird had sounded like it could convince a mountain to turn into a volcano. Now it sounded like her math teacher that one time he had tried to perform a cappella but had stepped on a Lego piece. - Author: Roshani Chokshi
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Roshani Chokshi
#17. Ali In Battle

Learn from Ali how to fight
without your ego participating.

God's Lion did nothing
that didn't originate
from his deep center.

Once in battle he got the best of a certain knight
and quickly drew his sword. The man,
helpless on the ground, spat
in Ali's face. Ali dropped his sword,
relaxed, and helped the man to his feet.

"Why have you spared me?
How has lightning contracted back
into its cloud? Speak, my prince,
so that my soul can begin to stir
in me like an embryo."

Ali was quiet and then finally answered,
"I am God's Lion, not the lion of passion.
The sun is my lord. I have no longing except for the One.

When a wind of personal reaction comes,
I do not go along with it.

There are many winds full of anger,
and lust and greed. They move the rubbish
around, but the solid mountain of true nature
stays where it's always been.

There's nothing now
except the divine qualities.
Come through the opening into me.

Your impudence was better than any reverence,
because in this moment I am you and you are me.

I give you this opened heart as God gives gifts:
the poison of your spit has become
the honey of friendship. - Author: Rumi
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Rumi
#18. Oh, these vast, calm, measureless mountain days, days in whose light everything seems equally divine, opening a thousand windows to show us God. - Author: John Muir
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by John Muir
#19. I prayed in the woods and on the mountain, even before dawn. I felt no hurt from the snow or ice or rain. - Author: Saint Patrick
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Saint Patrick
#20. The further I wake into this life, the more I realize that God is everywhere and the extraordinary is waiting quietly beneath the skin of all that is ordinary. Light is in both the broken bottle and the diamond, and music is in both the flowing violin and the water dripping from the drainage pipe. Yes, God is under the porch as well as on top of the mountain, and joy is in both the front row and the bleachers, if we are willing to be where we are. - Author: Mark Nepo
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Mark Nepo
#21. one could starve to death on an enviable job - for mountain wind, for stars among pine trees, or the call of a wood-thrush to his mate. - Author: Barbara Newhall Follett
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Barbara Newhall Follett
#22. If Nature here wishes to make a mountain, she runs a range for five hundred miles; if a plain, she levels eighty; if a rock, she tilts five thousand feet of strata on end; our skies are higher and more intensely blue; our waves larger than others; our rivers fiercer. There is nothing measured, small nor petty in South Africa. - Author: Olive Schreiner
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Olive Schreiner
#23. Or do you think perhaps the mountain has a memory? - Author: Robert Seethaler
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Robert Seethaler
#24. A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching. - Author: Swami Sivananda
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Swami Sivananda
#25. Love's a terrible fever. It burns when it's new and aches when it's old. It tempts and taunts, beguiles and bewilders, before leaving you high and dry with the worst hangover you've ever experienced.

Jeffrey Round. Lake on the Mountain: A Dan Sharp Mystery (Kindle Locations 3506-3508). Kindle Edition. - Author: Jeffrey Round
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Jeffrey Round
#26. Mountain climbing was my original sport ... and I've never tired from the satisfaction of getting to the top of a mountain. - Author: Steve Fossett
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Steve Fossett
#27. When I did finally live in the Dandenongs, the mountain ash forests became an important part of my life. - Author: Morris Gleitzman
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Morris Gleitzman
#28. He was pressed up against me after kissing me and being all… I don't know… intense and growly and manly and saying nice thing after nice thing all, well… intense, growly and manly which made him sound like he really, really meant them. At the same time acting like the alpha male who just beat the rest of the world's alpha males in hand to hand combat and after had climbed up a mountain of their carcasses and was thumping his chest and grunting, 'Faye, my woman! - Author: Kristen Ashley
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Kristen Ashley
#29. To reach Greenland, turn left at the middle of Norway, keep so far north of Shetland that you can only see it if the visibility is very good, and far enough south of the Faroes that the sea appears half way up the mountain slopes. As for Iceland, stay so far to the south that you only see its flocks of birds and whales. So, ROUGHLY PARAPHRASED, run the navigational directions in an Icelandic manual of the Middle Ages, - Author: Peter Heather
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Peter Heather
#30. Sermon of the Mounts

Matthew 5


The Gospels starts in a very beautiful way.

The Bible is the book of the books. The meaning of the word "bible" is - the book.

It is the most precious and beautiful document that humanity has. These statements are the most beautiful ever made.

That is why it is called "The Testament", because Jesus has become the witness of God.

While Buddha's words are refined and philosophic, Jesus words are poetic, plain and simple.

The beginning of the Gospel of Matthew states that 42 generations have passed from Abraham, the founder of Judaism, to Jesus.

Jesus is the flowering, the fulfillment, of these 42 generations.

The whole history that has preceded Jesus is the fulfillment in him.

Jesus is the fruit, the growth, the evolution, of those 42 generations.

The path of Jesus is the path of love. Jesus moved among ordinary people, while Buddha - whose path is the path of meditation, intelligence and understanding - moved with sophisticated people, who was already on the spiritual path,

Jesus is the culmination of the whole Jewish consciousness, while Buddha was the culmination of the Hindu consciousness and Socrates was the culmination of the Greek consciousness.

But the strange things is t - Author: Swami Dhyan Giten
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Swami Dhyan Giten
#31. Really good mountain bikers are lousy judges of trail difficulty. We haven't a clue, we just ride. - Author: John Olsen
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by John Olsen
#32. He knew how the audition was going to affect their lives for the next ten weeks as she slowly lost her mind from nerves and the strain of trying to scrounge precious practice time from an already jam-packed life. No matter how much time poor Sam gave her, it would never be quite enough, because what she actually needed was for him and the kids to just temporarily not exist. She needed to slip into another dimension where she was a single, childless person. Just between now and the audition. She needed to go to a mountain chalet (somewhere with good acoustics) and live and breathe nothing but music. Go for walks. Meditate. Eat well. Do all those positive-visualization exercises young musicians did these days. She had an awful suspicion that if she were to do this in reality, she might not even miss Sam and the children that much, or if she did miss them, it would be quite bearable. - Author: Liane Moriarty
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Liane Moriarty
#33. I entreat fresh visions from the painters. Be lavish with your vermilion to portray the mountains in the spring. - Author: Lu Xun
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Lu Xun
#34. Cheat propped his elbows on his knees and gazed up at Kestrel. He scrutinized her: the long, loosely clasped hands, the folds of her dress. Kestrel's clothes had mysteriously appeared in the suite's wardrobe, probably while she had slept, and she was glad. The dueling ensemble had served well enough, but wearing a dress fit for society made Kestrel feel ready for different kinds of battle.
"Where is Arin?" Cheat said.
"In the mountains."
"Doing what?"
"I don't know. I imagine that, since the Valorian reinforcements will come through the mountain pass, he is analyzing its values and drawbacks as a battleground."
Cheat gave her a gleeful smirk. "Does it bother you, being a traitor?"
"I don't see how I am."
"You just confirmed that the reinforcements will come through the pass. Thank you."
"It's hardly worth thanking me," she said. "Almost every useful ship in the empire has been sent east, which means there is no other way into the city. Anyone with brains could figure that out, which is why Arin is in the mountains, and you are here."
A flush began to build under Cheat's skin. He said, "My feet are dusty."
Kestrel had no idea how to respond to that.
"Wash them," he said.
He took off his boots, stretched out his legs, and leaned back against the bench.
Kestrel, who had been quite still, became stone.
"It's Herrani custom for the lady of the house to wash the feet of special guests," said Cheat.< - Author: Marie Rutkoski
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Marie Rutkoski
#35. Ew," Dex complained, plugging his nose. "Who knew sparkly horses had such bad breath?"

"It's nothing on Iggy breath," Sophie reminded him. Her pet imp might only be a palm-size furball, but every time he opened his mouth it was like standing near a mountain of rotting eggs and dirty diapers. - Author: Shannon Messenger
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Shannon Messenger
#36. It's not like Alaska isn't wilderness - it mostly is. But most Alaskans don't live in the wild. They live on the edge of the wild in towns with schools and cable TV and stores and dentists and roller rinks sometimes. It's just like anyplace else, only with mountains and moose. - Author: Tom Bodett
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Tom Bodett
#37. What about you, Snipes?" Dunbar asked. "You think there to be mountain lions up here or is it just folks' imaginings?"

Snipes pondered the question a few moments before speaking.

They's many a man of science would claim there aint because you got no irredeemable evidence like panther scat or fur or tooth or tail. In other words, some part of the animal in questions. Or better yet having the actual critter itself, the whole think kit and caboodle head to tail, which all your men of science argue is the best proof of all a thing exists, whether it be a panther, or a bird, or even a dinosaur."

To put it another way, if you was to stub your toe and tell the man of science what happened he'd not believe a word of it less he could see how it'd stoved up or was bleeding. But your philosophers and theologians and such say there's things in the world that's every bit as real even though you can't see them."

Like what?" Dunbar asked.

Well," Snipes said. "They's love, that's one. And courage. You can't see neither of them, but they're real. And air, of course. That's one of your most important examples. You wouldn't be alive a minute if there wasn't air, but nobody's ever seen a single speck of it."

… "All I'm saying is there is a lot more to this old world than meets the eye."

… "And darkness. You can't see it no more than you can see air, but when its all around you sure enough know it." (Serena, 65-66) - Author: Ron Rash
Sawtelle Mountain quotes by Ron Rash

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