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"Narrow waists and narrow minds go together." - Nicolas Chamfort

"A man's mind grows narrow in a narrow place." - Samuel Johnson

"Wedlock is a narrow business." - Sally O'Reilly

"Music dissolves the straight and narrow." - Mason Cooley

"Politics is but a narrow field." - Henry David Thoreau

"The narrow mind rejects; wisdom accepts." - Thubten Yeshe

"Truth is narrow, but grace is wide." - Alan Hirsch

"Whispering makes a narrow place narrower." - Matthew Tobin Anderson

"Let's be cautious about narrow nationalism." - James A Forbes

"You narrow hope when you define it..." - Barbara Hambly

"Let's not be narrow, nasty, and negative." - T S Eliot

"In a narrow circle the mind grows narrow. The more one expands, the larger their aims." - Friedrich Schiller

"Don't raise the bar and narrow the gap, but narrow the gap to raise the bar." - Andy Hargreaves

"Take heed of mad folks in a narrow place." - George Herbert

"Americans shocked me by their behavior and their narrow-mindedness." - Mick Jagger

"A narrow mind and a wide mouth usually go together." - Celia Green

"A narrow Fellow in the Grass Occasionally rides" - Emily Dickinson

"I'm too old to recover, too narrow to forgive myself." - Lillian Hellman

"America is the land of wide lawns and narrow minds." - Ernest Hemingway

"The most learned are often the most narrow-minded men." - William Hazlitt

"Consistency is the sign of a narrow mind." - Glen Cook

"Every heresy has been an effort to narrow the Church." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"To marry is to narrow one's possibilities horribly." - Jude Morgan

"Time,- that black and narrow isthmus between two eternities." - Charles Caleb Colton

"Time; that black and narrow isthmus between two eternities." - Charles Caleb Colton

"We are all experiments in enthusiasms, narrow and preordained." - Kurt Vonnegut

"The margin is narrow, but the responsibility is clear." - John F Kennedy

"Your views are as narrow as your tie." - Bernard Herrmann

"Not necessarily narrow so much as impatient, intense." - James Salter

"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness." - Mark Twain

"Good things happen when you narrow your focus" - Al Ries

"I can't get through the gate. The gate is narrow." - Drew Brees

"Fear, hatred, and suspicion narrow your mind - compassion opens it." - Dalai Lama

"The nationalist has a broad hatred and a narrow love." - Andre Gide

"One thing about being narrow-minded: you'll never be lonely." - Mort Sahl

"In narrow and gloomy streets, keep your spirit high!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"I seek to widen, narrow narratives of women of color." - Michaela Angela Davis

"It's hard to narrow down your influences in comedy." - Cameron Esposito

"Moderation is the spirit of castrated narrow-mindedness." - Friedrich Schlegel

"Timidity keeps me safe and sad in a narrow room." - Mason Cooley

"So vast is art, so narrow human wit." - Alexander Pope

"Disinformation is most effective in a very narrow context." - Frank Snepp

"I was raised in a very sheltered, narrow environment." - Faye Wattleton

"The most learned are often the most narrow minded." - William Hazlitt

"Sports has kept me on the straight and narrow path." - Tommy Lasorda

"We don't go to war on narrow, partisan votes." - Phil Bredesen

"The spreading wide my narrow Hands / To gather Paradise-." - Emily Dickinson

"In a narrow sphere great men are blunderers." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"Independence did not mean chauvinism and narrow nationalism." - Said Musa

"As often as a study is cultivated by narrow minds, they will draw from it narrow conclusions." - John Stuart Mill

"We can't encourage narrow mindedness, for no nation can be great whose people are narrow in thought." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"Sages say the path is narrow and difficult to tread, narrow as the edge of a razor." - Upanishads

"When you narrow down your range and are looking through just that narrow aperture of the lens, the intensity of what you see is so much greater." - Michael Snow

"The time is coming when we will go beyond narrow religious confines and embrace a spirituality that will include the best of all religions and transcend narrow boundaries." - Deepak Chopra

"It is with narrow-souled people as with narrow necked bottles: the less they have in them, the more noise they make in pouring it out." - Alexander Pope

"Lo! on a narrow neck of land, 'Twixt two unbounded seas, I stand. Secure, insensible." - Charles Wesley

"A narrow vision is divisive, a broad vision expansive. But a divine vision is all-inclusive." - Tejomayananda

"Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind." - Juvenal

"To us it seems that West-European civilization is civilization, but this is a narrow view." - Bertrand Russell

"The practice of law sharpens the mind by making it narrow." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"He was so narrow minded he could see through a keyhole with both eyes." - Molly Ivins

"If we are to reclaim our culture, we cannot afford narrow definitions." - Starhawk

"One thing must be avoided at all costs: narrow-mindedness, pedantry, dull pettiness." - Bruno Schulz

"Wide, wide world, but as narrow as the coins in your hand." - Kamala Markandaya

"Believe me when I tell you my soul has squeezed into narrow spaces." - Anis Mojgani

"Narrow minds think nothing right that is above their own capacity." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"History takes place between the Fall and the Apocalypse, with a narrow escape route called Salvation." - Mason Cooley

"Extraordinary results are directly determined by how narrow you can make your focus." - Gary W. Keller

"Antithesis is the narrow gateway through which error most prefers to worm its way towards truth." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The obsession with moderation is the spirit of castrated narrow-mindedness." - Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

"It created in me a yearning for all that is wide and open and expansive. Something that will never allow me to fit in in my own country, with its narrow towns and narrow roads and narrow kindnesses and narrow reprimands." - Anthony Hopkins

"God's plan for moving people from the broad road to the narrow road involves you." - Alistair Begg

"Once children learn how to learn, nothing is going to narrow their mind." - Marva Collins

"Each in his narrow cell forever laid, The rude forefathers of the hamlet sleep." - Thomas Gray

"The mind becomes withered, stagnant, narrow and closed unless it searches for new ideas." - Napoleon Hill

"A single ego is an absurdly narrow vantage point from which to view the world." - Aleister Crowley

"The open-minded see the truth in different things: the narrow-minded see only the differences." - Anonymous

"What narrow innocence it is for one to be good only according to the law." - Lucius Annaeus Seneca

"Modred's narrow foxy face, Heart hiding smile, and gray persistent eye." - Alfred Tennyson

"Honor travels in a strait so narrow, Where one but goes abreast: keep then the path." - William Shakespeare

"Lo! on a narrow neck of land, 'Twixt two unbounded seas, I stand. Secure, insensible." - Charles Wesley

"Unhappy man! He frets at the narrow limits of the world." - Juvenal

"We write so many songs, it is difficult to narrow them down." - Miranda Lambert

"Narrow souls I cannot abide; There's almost no good or evil inside" - Friedrich Nietzsche

"What a mighty spirit in a narrow bosom. [Ger., Welch' hoher Geist in einer engen Brust.]" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Honour travels in a strait so narrow Where one but goes abreast." - William Shakespeare

"Nuns fret not at their convent's narrow room; And hermits are contented with their cells." - William Wordsworth

"I understand personally, ... that it is frustrating to lose presidential elections by narrow margins." - James Baker

"I think in many ways narrow minded-attitudes lead to extreme thinking." - Dalai Lama

"In contrast to reincarnation and karma, all other views seem petty and narrow" - Richard Wagner

"Man has closed himself up, till he sees all things thro' narrow chinks of his cavern." - William Blake

"On the straight and narrow path, there are simply no corners to be cut." - Neal A Maxwell

"Truth is an arrow and the gate is narrow that it passes through." - Bob Dylan

"It is as though nature must needs make men narrow in order to give them force." - W E B Du Bois

"A goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid." - James D Watson

"It is surely very narrow policy that supposes money to be the chief good." - Samuel Johnson

"Self-love leads men of narrow minds to measure all mankind by their own capacity." - Jane Porter

"The mind grows narrow in proportion as the soul grows corrupt." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"...beauty, she had discovered occupied a narrow band. Ugliness, on the hand, had infinite variation." - Ian Mcewan

"Libraries can in general be too narrow or too wide for the soul." - Georg C Lichtenberg

"The fairways were so narrow you had to walk down them single file." - Sam Snead

"For my life, I confess to you, feels to me today somewhat narrow and circumscribed." - Kenneth Grahame

"There is no traffic congestion on the straight and narrow path." - Thomas Dewar, 1st Baron Dewar

"Your path is not narrow... so you can't mess it up." - Esther Hicks

"Isn't it curious that narrow-minded people are often the most thickheaded?" - Paul Frank Baer

"Honour travels in a strait so narrow Where one but goes abreast." - William Shakespeare

"Jesus went before us on the narrow path along which He beckons us to follow Him." - Rose Philippine Duchesne

"In the polling booth narrow self interest wins out over lofty principles." - James Cook

"By buying big - going narrow and deep, as opposed to a diversifying - you maximize your successes." - Richard Chandler

"I don't think the Democrats should think in narrow tactical terms about mid-term elections." - Barack Obama

"THE LAW OF THE CONTRACTION: A brand becomes stronger when you narrow its focus." - Al Ries

"This narrow isthmus 'twixt two boundless seas, The past, the future,-two eternities!" - Thomas Moore

"I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him." - Booker T Washington

"Middle age is when a narrow waist and a broad mind begin to change places." - Anonymous

"Life without faith in something is too narrow a space to live." - George Lancaster Spalding

"There is in true beauty, as in courage, somewhat which narrow souls cannot dare to admire." - William Congreve

"Revenge is always the joy of narrow, Sick, and petty minds." - Juvenal

"Nuns fret not at their convent's narrow room; And hermits are contented with their cells." - William Wordsworth

"I regret the narrow contracted education of the females of my own country." - Abigail Adams

"Creep into thy narrow bed, Creep, and let no more be said!" - Matthew Arnold

"I a short life with width to a narrow one with length." - Avicenna

"A resident of over a hundred years in so narrow a world deserved higher homage." - Truman Capote

"WARNING: This album contains country & western music and may cause offence to narrow minded listeners." - Elvis Costello

"Truth is an arrow and the gate is narrow...that it passes through" - Bob Dylan

"Each in his narrow cell forever laid, The rude Forefathers of the hamlet sleep." - Thomas Gray

"I'm constantly thinking about trying to piece together collaborators... All disciplines can be narrow..." - Judith Weir

"Family, monogamy, romance. Everywhere exclusiveness, a narrow channelling of impulse and energy." - Aldous Huxley

"The more we justify our beliefs, the more narrow-minded we become." - Lin Yutang

"Creep into thy narrow bed, Creep, and let no more be said!" - Matthew Arnold

"A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person." - Zig Ziglar

"I understand personally that it is frustrating to lose presidential elections by narrow margins." - James Baker

"I'm a bit suspicious of people who are narrow in their musical tastes." - Steven Hall

"We have a very narrow view of what is going on." - Daniel Kahneman

"It is a narrow mind which cannot look at a subject from various points of view." - George Eliot

"I [prefer] a short life with width to a narrow one with length." - Avicenna

"Why has a religious turn of mind always a tendency to narrow and harden the heart?" - Robert Burns

"There is in true beauty, as in courage, something which narrow souls cannot dare to admire." - William Congreve

"Middle age is when your broad mind and narrow waist begin to change places." - E Joseph Cossman

"Comedy is an escape, not from truth but from despair; a narrow escape into faith." - Christopher Fry

"My belief in a day of reckoning keeps me on the straight and narrow." - Albert Gubay

"One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit." - Alexander Pope

"Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence." - Henry David Thoreau

"My go-to jeans are a straight, narrow cut from A.P.C. or BLK DNM." - Waris Ahluwalia

"Republicans are men of narrow vision, who are afraid of the future." - Jimmy Carter

"Time is the eternal now, seen through the narrow slit of the mind." - Rupert Spira

"In a narrow circle the mind contracts. Man grows with his expanded needs." - Friedrich Schiller

"What narrow innocence it is for one to be good only according to the law." - Seneca the Younger

"A narrow mind begets obstinacy; we do not easily believe what we cannot see." - John Dryden

"One effect of sustained conflict is to narrow our vision of what is possible." - Nelson Mandela

"In the hierarchy of colors, green represents the social middle class, self-satisfied, immovable, narrow..." - Wassily Kandinsky



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