A man's ethical behaviour should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties and needs; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Mourning is not forgetting... It is an undoing. Every minute tie has to be untied and something permanent and valuable recovered and assimilated from the dust.
If a tie is like kissing your sister, losing is like kissing you grandmother with her teeth out.
You have within you many strong and cruel enemies to overcome. You must know that there are still a thousand ties which you must break. No one can tell you what they are; only you can tell by looking at yourself and into your heart.
Accountability is the glue that ties commitment to the result.
All the principles of heaven and earth are living inside you. Life itself is truth, and this will never change. Everything in heaven and earth breathes. Breath is the thread that ties creation together.
You know you're getting old when you stoop to tie your shoelaces and wonder what else you could do while you're down there.
I desire no future that will break the ties of the past.
Man would indeeded be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
The family. We are a strange little band of characters trudging through life sharing diseases and toothpaste, coveting one another's desserts, hiding shampoo, borrowing money, locking each other out of our rooms. . . and trying to figure out the common thread that bound us all together.
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion.
Poets don't draw. They unravel their handwriting and then tie it up again, but differently.
To be with the others, you have to have your hair short and wear ties. So we're trying to make a third world happen, you know what I mean?
When you wear a bow tie, doors open for you. Your posture is a little more erect; your shoulders are a little further back; your style is a little more dynamic. It's about the reestablishment of the gentleman.
Let us heed the voice of the people and recognize their common sense. If we do not, we not only blaspheme our political heritage, we ignore the common ties that bind all Americans.
Such an arrangement would provide Taiwan and China with a forum for dialogue whereby they may forge closer ties based on mutual understanding and respect, leading to permanent peace in the Taiwan Strait.
I've returned to being an amateur without any ties or strings attached, which gives me a freedom I never had before.
I have a holistic need to work and to have huge ties of love in my life. I can't imagine eschewing one for the other.
We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities.
A tie is like kissing your sister.
Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude.
You can't dribble on bow ties.
When you wear a bow tie, doors open for you.
And so, inevitably, one returns to the centre of Western culture, Greece, and we have never, in any sense, lost our ties with the architectural concepts that this country's ancient civilization explored and demonstrated, nor with the political and social freedom that lay behind them.
We do not trust the goodwill of the U.S. They have cut the ties.
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