People are looking for stability in a shaky world. They want something they can get hold of that's firm and sure and an anchor in the midst of all of this instability in which they're living.
Learning how to think in the midst of fear is a lesson that everyone needs to learn.
Why I came here, I know not; where I shall go it is useless to inquire - in the midst of myriads of the living and the dead worlds, stars, systems, infinity, why should I be anxious about an atom?
Maybe it's because I'm getting older, I'm finding enjoyment in things that stop time. Just the simple act of tasting a glass of wine is its own event. You're not downing a glass of wine in the midst of doing something else.
I reject any path which rejects life, but I can't help loving Sufism because it sounds so beautiful. It gives relief in the midst of battle.
Chaos in the midst of chaos isn't funny, but chaos in the midst of order is.
The human being is in the most literal sense a political animal, not merely a gregarious animal, but an animal which can individuate itself only in the midst of society.
That's the great paradox of living on this earth, that in the midst of great pain you can have great joy as well. If we didn't have those things we'd just be numb.
Thus one memory follows another until the waves dash together over our heads, and a deep sigh swells the breast, which warns us that we have forgotten to breathe in the midst of these pure thoughts.
Now we're in the midst of not just advocating for change, not just calling for change - we're doing the grinding, sometimes frustrating work of delivering change - inch by inch, day by day.
If you first fortify yourself with the true knowledge of the Universal Self, and then live in the midst of wealth and worldliness, surely they will in no way affect you.
A true knight is fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger.
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
In the midst of life, we are in death.
A man of courage flees forward in the midst of new things.
In the midst of difficulty lies opportunity.
We're in the midst of an evolution, not a revolution.
In the midst of these hard times it is our good health and good sleep that are enjoyable.
Let us cherish the hope that the day is not far distant when we will be in the midst of this next adventure.
Human behavior in the midst of hardship caught my attention very early on, and my first stories were all pictures, no words.
In the midst of the fountain of wit there arises something bitter, which stings in the very flowers.
Captain Fisher, the commander, with a party of young ladies from the city and gentlemen belonging to his ship, came one day to pay me a visit in the midst of a deluge of rain.
The heart is great which shows moderation in the midst of prosperity.
We are in the midst of a VoIP communications revolution.
In 1968, in the midst of the tumultuous 1960s, the Olympics were much more than just another event
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