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First there is a mountain, then there is no mountain, then there is.

Author: Zen Aphorism


The earth is the very quintessence of the human condition.

Author: Hannah Arendt (1906-1975)

Profession: German-born American Political Philosopher

Until Eve arrived, this was a man's world.

Author: Richard Armour (1906-1989)

Profession: American Poet

The earth is the Lord s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it. [Psalms 24:1]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

I have been in love, and in debt, and in drink, this many and many a year.

Author: Alexander Brome (1620-1666)

Profession: British Poet

If this were a logical world, men would ride side saddle.

Author: Rita Mae Brown (1944)

Profession: American Writer

He, in his developed manhood, stood, a little sunburn by the glare of life.

Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)

Profession: British Poet

The year's at the spring; And day's at the morn; Morning's at seven; The hill-side's dew-pearled; The lark's on the wing; The snail's on the thorn: God's in his heaven, All's right with the world!

Author: Robert Browning (1812-1889)

Profession: British Poet

The world is not comprehensible, but it is embraceable: through the embracing of one of its beings.

Author: Martin Buber (1878-1965)

Profession: Austrian-born Israeli Theologian, Philosopher

After one look at this planet any visitor from outer space would say ''I WANT TO SEE THE MANAGER.''

Author: William S. Burroughs (1914-1997)

Profession: American Writer

You do not reform a world by ignoring it.

Author: George Bush (1924)

Profession: Forty-first President of the USA

What should I have known or written had I been a quiet, mercantile politician or a lord in waiting? A man must travel, and turmoil, or there is no existence.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

The world is a living image of God.

Author: Tommaso Campanella (1568-1639)

Profession: Italian Philosopher

The world in which we were called to exist was an absurd world, and there was no other in which we could take refuge.

Author: Albert Camus (1913-1960)

Profession: French Existential Writer

The world is governed by opinion.

Author: William Ellery Channing (1780-1842)

Profession: American Unitarian Minister, Author