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"The first of earthly blessings, independence." - Edward Gibbon

"Earthly pleasures were never meant to satisfy." - C S Lewis

"Divine ashes are better then earthly meale." - George Herbert

"Time mends all, ends all things earthly." - B C Forbes

"Our earthly ball a peopled garden." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"I have enjoyed earthly happiness, I have lived and loved." - Friedrich Schiller

"An angel; or, if not, An earthly paragon." - William Shakespeare

"Holy persons draw to themselves all that is earthly." - Hildegard of Bingen

"Please do not put earthly expectations on a heavenly experience." - John Edward

"Never let an earthly circumstance disable you spiritually." - Donald L. Hallstrom

"We're not earthly beings any more... we're cosmic beings." - Eden Ahbez

"I have enjoyed earthly happiness, I have lived and loved." - Friedrich Schiller

"assuredly of all earthly conditions uncertainty is the most unblest ..." - Fanny Kemble

"You're so heavenly minded, you're no earthly good." - Johnny Cash

"Every true revival . . . has had its earthly origin in prayer." - R. A. Torrey

"I may die of earthly love, or of devotion." - Arthur Rimbaud

"God howls with laughter at earthly plans, you know?" - Rick Moody

"A felon's cell- The fittest earthly type of hell!" - John Greenleaf Whittier

"The truly holy person welcomes all that is earthly." - Hildegard of Bingen

"God's heavenly plan doesn't always make earthly sense." - Charles R Swindoll

"First of earthly singers, the sun-loved rill." - George Meredith

"God is not outside this earthly case of ours." - Mahatma Gandhi

"We're not earthly beings any more... we're cosmic beings." - Eden Ahbez

"I have been monitoring your earthly broadcasts for many years." - Frank Zappa

"My passion comes from the heavens, not from earthly musings" - Peter Paul Rubens

"Success is the sole earthly judge of right and wrong." - Adolf Hitler

"When I have learned to love God better than my earthly dearest, I shall love my earthly dearest better than I do now." - C S Lewis

"The fine emotions whence our lives we mold Lie in the earthly tumult dumb and cold." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Earthly goods are given to be used, not to be collected.... Hoarding is idolatry." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Earthly pride is like the passing flower, that springs to fall, and blossoms but to die." - Henry Kirke White

"That bitter word, which closed all earthly friendships and finished every feast of love farewell!" - Robert Pollok

"Pure felicity is reserved for the heavenly life; it grows not in an earthly soil." - Edwin Hubbel Chapin

"An extravagance is something you buy which is no earthly use to your wife." - Franklin P. Adams

"His judgments are just; His mercy without limit; His power to compensate beyond any earthly comparison." - Boyd K. Packer

"Hold everything earthly with a loose hand, but grasp eternal things with a death-like grip" - Charles Spurgeon

"As a leader, the most important earthly relationship you can cultivate is your relationship with yourself." - Ken Blanchard

"But no earthly foot can step between a man and his destiny." - Owen Wister

"Glory to Women! They weave and entwine heavenly roses into an earthly life." - Friedrich Schiller

"The earthly meaning of eternal life was death, and she refused to die." - Simone De Beauvoir

"The only thing worth having in an earthly existence is a sense of humor." - Lincoln Steffens

"How small these rescued tides appear! Earthly delights flow in torrents. Each object offers paradise." - Andre Breton

"True citizens of the heavenly city are the best residents of the earthly city." - Timothy Keller

"One gem from that ocean is worth all the pebbles from earthly streams." - Robert Murray M'Cheyne

"Of all earthly creatures, humans alone have the power to choose." - Anonymous

"The fine emotions whence our lives we mold Lie in the earthly tumult dumb and cold." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"In virtues nothing earthly could surpass her, Save thine incomparable oil, Macassar!" - Lord Byron

"Dreading that climax of all earthly ills, The inflammation of his weekly bills." - Lord Byron

"One gem from that ocean is worth all the pebbles from earthly streams." - Robert Murray McCheyne

"In virtue, nothing earthly could surpass her, Save thine incomparable oil, Macassar!" - Lord Byron

"Pure felicity is reserved for the heavenly life; it grows not in an earthly soil." - Edwin Hubbell Chapin

"The bitter word which closed all, earthly friendships, and finished every feast of love, - farewell." - Robert Pollok

"I am a journalist and have no earthly motives except curiosity and personal vanity." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"What is your idea of earthly happiness? To be vindicated in my own lifetime." - Christopher Hitchens

"By two wings a man is lifted up from things earthly: by simplicity and purity." - Thomas A Kempis

"Nothing is more contrary to a heavenly hope than an earthly heart." - William Gurnall

"A firm faith in the universal providence of God is the solution of all earthly troubles." - B. B. Warfield

"Islam understands its earthly mission to extend the law of Allah over the world by force." - Robert Spencer

"Two wings lift a person up from earthly concerns: Simplicity in intention, and Purity in feeling." - Thomas A Kempis

"Living to create an earthly legacy is a short-sighted goal." - Rick Warren

"All earthly joy begins pleasantly, but at the end it gnaws and kills." - Thomas A Kempis

"I know people. Most have no earthly notion of the price of a snow-white conscience." - Barbara Kingsolver

"One of the very best of all earthly possessions is self-possession." - George D. Prentice

"I break away from all conventions that do not lead to my earthly success and happiness." - Anton Szandor LaVey

"A woman in advancing old age is unstoppable by any earthly force. I love it." - Anita Roddick

"I do' think I'm made for any earthly kind of pleasure." - Claude Monet

"For an omnipotent and omniscient being, God has made some really lousy earthly staffing decisions." - John Cole

"I don't think I'm made for any earthly kind of pleasure." - Claude Monet

"Dance is the purest expression of every emotion, earthly and spiritual" - Anna Pavlova

"Our desires cannot be, and were never meant to be, satisfied by earthly pleasures alone." - Alister E. McGrath

"The essential nature of growth is none other than the overcoming of earthly weight." - Viktor Schauberger

"Gold is a living god and rules in scorn, All earthly things but virtue." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"But shapes that come not at an earthly call, Will not depart when mortal voices bid." - William Wordsworth

"The vastest earthly Day Is shrunken small By one Defaulting Face Behind a Pall." - Emily Dickinson

"This earthly existence of ours is more brittle that the glass bangles that ladies wear." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Describing yourself by your earthly nativity is carnality. Being born again, your nativity is of divinity." - Chris Oyakhilome

"I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience." - William Shakespeare

"Man's earthly interests,'are all hooked and buttoned together, and held up, by Clothes." - Thomas Carlyle

"Gold is a living god and rules in scorn, All earthly things but virtue." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"With every anguish of our earthly part The spirit's sight grows clearer." - James Russell Lowell

"Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident; the only earthly certainty is oblivion." - Mark Twain

"A heavenly awe overshadowed and encompassed, as it still ought, and must, all earthly business whatsoever." - Thomas Carlyle

"Nothing earthly will make me give up my work in despair." - David Livingstone

"That perfect bliss and sole felicity, the sweet fruition of an earthly crown." - Christopher Marlowe

"Some people are so heavenly minded that they are no earthly good." - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Of all religious systems, Islam alone declares that individual perfection is possible in our earthly existence." - Muhammad Asad

"Honor women! they entwine and weave heavenly roses in our earthly life." - Friedrich Schiller

"With the Union my best and dearest earthly hopes are entwined." - Franklin Pierce

"Home is the most popular, and will be the most enduring of all earthly establishments." - Channing Pollock

"Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their earthly pedestals." - Agnes Repplier

"Stressing the God-centered life can lead to an otherworldly withdrawal from everyday earthly life." - Leland Ryken

"Some people are so heavenly minded that they are no earthly good." - Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr

"The vastest earthly Day Is shrunken small By one Defaulting Face Behind a Pall." - Emily Dickinson

"The rose that with you earthly eyes you see, has flowered in God from all eternity." - Angelus Silesius

"She seemed a thing that could not feel the touch of earthly years." - William Wordsworth

"Earthly regeneration is a parable, but just alone a parable of the things to come." - Paul Althaus

"But the word of the Gospel is not as the word of an earthly prince." - John Jewel

"How wise and how merciful is that provision of nature by which his earthly anchor is usually loosened by many little imperceptible tugs, until his consciousness has drifted out of its untenable earthly harbor into the great sea beyond!" - Arthur Conan Doyle

"If angels stoop from visions of more than earthly beauty to spells of less than earthly worth, they are but fallen angels, mingling divine utterances with the babblings of madness, and the madness is not the divineness." - Edwin Hubbel Chapin

"Earthly possessions are not what you came here to gather. Do not worry about your earthly possessions. Place your attention on your heavenly goal - the evolution of your soul - and you will find peace even while on earth." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Fade, fade, each earthly joy; Jesus is mine! Break every earthly tie; Jesus is mine; Dark is the wilderness; Earth has no resting-place; Jesus alone can bless; Jesus is mine." - Horatius Bonar

"Power, that's one thing, but love of family and of siblings is more important, is more powerful than any other power - at least earthly power, at least earthly power." - Sander Levin

"Life is before you,- not earthly life alone, but life- a thread running interminably through the warp of eternity." - J. G. Holland

"As the most recently arrived to earthly life, children can seem in lingering possession of some heavenly lidless eye." - Lorrie Moore

"Mothers have as powerful an influence over the welfare of future generations as all other earthly causes combined." - John Stevens Cabot Abbott

"Under the shadow of earthly disappointment, all unconscious to ourselves, our Divine Redeemer is walking by our side." - Edwin Hubbel Chapin

"What nothing earthly gives, or can destroy, The soul's calm sunshine, and the heart-felt joy, Is virtue's prize." - Alexander Pope

"Death is the mother of beauty, mystical, Within whose burning bosom we devise Our earthly mothers waiting, sleeplessly." - Wallace Stevens

"A little common sense, goodwill, and a tiny dose of unselfishness could make this goodly earth into an earthly paradise." - Richard Aldington

"Jesus has given you the power to live as He lived, which is something no earthly teacher can do." - James Robison

"God loves his children more than any earthly parent, so think what your kindness to his children means to him." - Henry B Eyring

"If the loss of your earthly fortune gains Christ for you, it will be a beautiful loss." - Elizabeth Prentiss

"The brutal, soul-shaking truth is that we are so earthly minded we are of no heavenly use." - Leonard Ravenhill

"Heaven isn't an extrapolation of earthly thinking; Earth is an extension of Heaven, made by the Creator King." - Randy Alcorn

"Whether you think of it as heavenly or as earthly, if you love life immortality is no consolation for death." - Simone De Beauvoir

"Although you appear in earthly form Your essence is pure Consciousness. You are the fearless guardian of Divine Light." - Rumi

"She was far too busy living out a passionate romance with Jesus Christ to be pining after an earthly prince." - Leslie Ludy

"An earthly kingdom cannot exist without inequality of persons. Some must be free, some serfs, some rulers, some subjects." - Martin Luther

"When I have learnt to love God better than my earthly dearest, I shall love my earthly dearest better than I do now. In so far as I learn to love my earthly dearest at the expense of God and instead of God, I shall be moving towards the state in which I shall not love my earthly dearest at all. When first things are put first, second things are not suppressed but increased." - C S Lewis

"The very afflictions of our earthly pilgrimage are presages of our future glory, shadows indicate the sun." - Jean Paul

"For earthly blessings, moderate be thy prayer, and qualified; for light, for strength, for grace, unbounded thy petition." - Hannah More

"Life is before you, - not earthly life alone, but life - a thread running interminably through the warp of eternity." - Josiah Gilbert Holland

"Of all earthly music that which reaches farthest into heaven is the beating of a truly loving heart." - Henry Ward Beecher

"What nothing earthly gives, or can destroy, The soul's calm sunshine, and the heart-felt joy, Is virtue's prize." - Alexander Pope

"Liberty, the greatest of all earthly blessings - give us that precious jewel and you may take everything else!" - Patrick Henry

"It is the saints who know what being in love is all about. Earthly love pales by comparison." - Thomas Dubay

"The Divine realm extends to the earthly; but the later, illusory in nature, does not contain the essence of Reality." - Mahavatar Babaji

"Affliction is able to drown out every earthly voice. . . but the voice of eternity within a person it cannot drown." - Soren Kierkegaard

"Just as your earthly house is a place of refuge, so God's house is a place of peace." - Max Lucado

"Now I have finished with all earthly business, and high time too. Yes, yes, my dear child, now comes death." - Franz Lehar

"Have faith in humankind a respect for what is earthly and an unfaltering belief in peace and understanding" - Tracy Chapman

"The highest earthly enjoyments are but a shadow of the joy I find in reading God's Word." - Lady Jane Grey

"Charity is a flower not naturally of earthly growth, and it needs manuring with a promise of profit." - Ouida

"The furnace of affliction refines us from earthly drossiness, and softens us for the impression of God's own stamp." - Pierre Bayle

"Sickness is a sort of early old age; it teaches us a diffidence in our earthly state." - Alexander Pope

"Lovely female shapes are terrible complicators of the difficulties and dangers of this earthly life, especially for their owners." - George du Maurier

"Each person is born with an infinite power, against which no earthly force is of the slightest significance." - Neville Goddard

"But of the heaven which is above the heavens, what earthly poet ever did or ever will sing worthily?" - Plato

"I cannot say Who Art in Heaven-If all my interests and pursuits are in earthly things." - Ken Blanchard

"We need not join the mad rush to purchase an earthly fallout shelter. God is our eternal fallout shelter." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"The kiss of the apostate was the most bitter earthly ingredient in the agonies which Christ endured." - Elias Lyman Magoon

"Lift thyself up, look. around, and see something higher and brighter than earth, earthworms, and earthly darkness." - Jean Paul

"My son, there's nothing insignificant, Nothing! But yet in every earthly thing First and most principal is place and time." - Friedrich Schiller

"I know myself know; and I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience." - William Shakespeare

"However weighed down and entangled in earthly fetters you may be, it can never be too late." - Tito Colliander

"Buddhism - Tibetan Buddhism - teaches us many things, peace comes from within, we must be free ourselves from earthly desires." - Peter Sagal

"Under the shadow of earthly disappointment, all unconscious to ourselves, our Divine Redeemer is walking by our side." - Edwin Hubbell Chapin

"An undivided heart, which worships God alone, and trusts Him as it should, is raised above anxiety for earthly wants." - John Cunningham Geikie

"It is the very joy of this earthly life to think that it will come to an end." - Charles Spurgeon

"If God is not a personal being for me like my earthly father, He is infinitely more." - Mahatma Gandhi

"To reject the necessity of temples is to reject the necessity of God, religion and earthly existence." - Mahatma Gandhi



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