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"The Press is not our daily bread but our daily sugar pill." - T.S. Mathews

"We ought as much to pray for a blessing upon our daily rod as upon our daily bread." - John Owen

"...the best poet is the man who delivers our daily bread: the local baker...." - Pablo Neruda

"Parents do not, indeed, live by bread alone. We feast daily on banquets of our own words." - Sarah Bird

"God gives us the ingredients for our daily bread, but he expects us to do the baking!" - Chip Ingram

"When I was growing up, I never heard anyone pray, "Give me this day my daily bread." It was always, "Give us this day our daily bread." That stuck. We're all in this together." - Bill Moyers

"We're supposed to depend upon God for our protection and our provision and for our daily bread, not for our government." - Sharron Angle

"We"re supposed to depend upon God for our protection and our provision and for our daily bread, not for our government." - Sharron Angle

"For it is we who must pray for our daily bread, and if He grants it to us, it is only through our labour, our skill and preparation." - Paracelsus

"Where is the dust that has not been alive? The spade, the plough, disturb our ancestors; From human mould we reap our daily bread." - Edward Young

"Liberty is no heirloom. It requires the daily bread of self-denial, the salt of law and, above all, the backbone of acknowledging responsibility for our deeds." - Fulton J Sheen

"Love is God's loaf; and this is that feeding for which we are taught to pray, "Give us this day our daily bread."" - Henry Ward Beecher

"Outdoors we are confronted everywhere with wonders; we see that the miraculous is not extraordinary, but the common mode of existence. It is our daily bread," - Wendell Berry

"Give us this day our daily bread is probably the most perfectly constructed and useful sentence ever set down in the English language." - P.J. Wingate

"Work is a search for daily meaning as well as for daily bread." - Studs Terkel

"And according as we say, "Our Father," because He is The Father of those who understand and believe; so also we call it "our Bread," because Christ is The Bread of those who are in union with His Body. And we ask that this Bread should be given to us daily, that we who are in Christ, and daily receive The Eucharist for the Food of Salvation, may not by the interposition of some heinous sin...be separated from Christ's Body." - Cyprian

"Make us worthy, Lord, to serve those people throughout the world who live and die in poverty and hunger. Give them through our hands, this day, their daily bread, and by our understanding love,give them peace and joy." - Mother Teresa

"It's difficult to oppress people who have a sense of identity and unity, he says. Our struggle is about being seen as human beings trying to earn our daily bread." - Pablo Alvarado

"If and when a horror turns up you will then be given Grace to help you. I don't think one is usually given it in advance. "Give us our daily bread" (not an annuity for life) applies to spiritual gifts too; the little daily support for the daily trial. Life has to be taken day by day and hour by hour." - C S Lewis

"None of us can be free of conflict and woe. Even the greatest men have had to accept disappointments as their daily bread. ... The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them." - Bernard Baruch

"The object of education is not merely to enable our children to gain their daily bread and to acquire pleasant means of recreation, but that they should know God and serve Him with earnestness and devotion." - Hermann Adler

"Give us Lord, a bit o' sun, A bit o' work and a bit o' fun; Give us all in the struggle and sputter Our daily bread and a bit o' butter." - Advertising Slogans

""Give us this day our daily bread," by "this day" we mean "at this time," when we either ask for that sufficiency, signifying the whole of our need under the name of bread, which is the outstanding part of it, or for the sacrament of the faithful, which is necessary at this time for attaining not so much this temporal as that eternal happiness." - Saint Augustine

"For the person who loves God, worship is the daily bread of patience." - Honore De Balzac

"While earning your daily bread, be sure you share a slice with those less fortunate." - H Jackson Brown Jr

"Why ask for your daily bread when you own the bakery?" - Randy Alcorn

"A pill that the present moment is daily bread to thousands." - Douglas Jerrold

"There is no justice we don't make daily like bread and love." - Marge Piercy

"He that has no resources of mind, is more to be pitied than he who is in want of necessaries for the body; and to be obliged to beg our daily happiness from others, bespeaks a more lamentable poverty than that of him who begs his daily bread." - Charles Caleb Colton

"And that's really what's happening in this country is a violation of the First Commandment. We have become a country entrenched in idolatry, and that idolatry is the dependency upon our government. We're supposed to depend upon God for our protection and our provision and for our daily bread, not for our government." - Sharron Angle

"The spirit in which one earns his daily bread means as much to his soul as the bread itself may mean to his body." - Myrtle Reed

"God cannot endure that unfestive, mirthless attitude of ours in which we eat our bread in sorrow, with pretentious, busy haste, or even with shame. Through our daily meals He is calling us to rejoice, to keep holiday in the midst of our working day." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Labor, therefore, is a duty from which no man living is exempt, without forfeiting his right to his daily bread." - Thomas Wilson (bishop)

"The history of the world is the record of a man in quest of his daily bread and butter." - Hendrik Willem Van Loon

"Labor, therefore, is a duty from which no man living is exempt, without forfeiting his right to his daily bread." - Thomas F Wilson

"Though my father was poor and had nothing, the Torah, the poetry of prophets, was his daily bread." - Anzia Yezierska

"The history of the world is the record of a man in quest of his daily bread and butter." - Hendrik Wilhelm van Loon

"Give us this day our daily mask." - Tom Stoppard

"Truth is, I think, if God just gave us our daily bread, many of us would be angry. 'That's all you're going to give me? You're just going to give me enough to sustain me for today? What about tomorrow or next year or 10, 20, 30 years from now? I want to know that I'm set up.' And yet Jesus says just pray for your daily provisions." - Francis Chan

"Truth is, I think, if God just gave us our daily bread, many of us would be angry. 'That's all you're going to give me? You're just going to give me enough to sustain me for today? What about tomorrow or next year or 10, 20, 30 years from now? I want to know that I'm set up.' And yet Jesus says just pray for your daily provisions." - Francis Chan

"We belong to an age where apocalypse is our daily bread, coffee's black, and we know we're part of the abyss. Red Spider White Web is right on target in conveying that understanding. It splinters in the mind... the underworld of the century's imaginings." - Brian Aldiss

"Give us this day our daily taste. Restore to us soups that spoons will not sink in and sauces which are never the same twice. Raise up among us stews with more gravy than we have bread to blot it with... Give us pasta with a hundred fillings." - Robert Farrar Capon

"Every purely natural object is a conductor of divinity, and we have but to expose ourselves in a clean condition to any of these conductors, to be fed and nourished by them. Only in this way can we procure our daily spirit bread." - John Muir

"Give us this day our daily taste. Restore to us soups that spoons will not sink in and sauces which are never the same twice. Raise up among us stews with more gravy than we have bread to blot it with Give us pasta with a hundred fillings." - Robert Farrar Capon

"Our values are not luxuries, but necessities. They are not the salt in our bread, but the bread itself." - Jimmy Carter

"After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen." - Bible

"The ritual of our daily lives permeate our very bodies." - Banana Yoshimoto

"If it is "daily bread," why do you take it once a year? . . . Take daily what is to profit you daily. Live in such a way that you may deserve to receive it daily. He who does not deserve to receive it daily, does not deserve to receive it once a year." - Ambrose

"...we National Socialists must hold unflinchingly to our aim in foreign policy, namely to secure for the German people the land and soil to which they are entitles on this earth. And this action is the only one which, before God and or German posterity, would make any sacrifice of blood seem justified: before God, since we have been put on this earth with the mission of eternal struggle for our daily bread..." - Adolf Hitler

"In the beginning, we were ordinary street rats, stealing our daily bread, and living off the efforts of man's work. We were captured, put in cages, and sent to a place called NIMH. There were other animals there, in cages. They were put through the most unspeakable torture, to satisfy some scientific curiosity. Often, at night, I would hear them cry out in anguish. Twenty rats and eleven mice were given injections. Our world began changing." - Nicodemus

"A generous and noble spirit cannot be expected to dwell in the breasts of men who are struggling for their daily bread." - Dionysius of Halicarnassus

"The Bible is to your soul what bread is to your body. You need it daily. One good meal does not suffice for a lifetime." - Billy Graham

"In the Lords prayer, the first petition is for daily bread; no one can worship God, or love his neighbor on an empty stomach." - Woodrow Wilson

"For a generous and noble spirit cannot be expected to dwell in the breast of men who are struggling for their daily bread." - Dionysius of Halicarnassus

"Generous as brave, Affection, kindness, and the sweet offices Of love and duty, were to him as needful As his daily bread." - Samuel Rogers

"Youth eats all the sugared fancy cakes and regards them as its daily bread. But there'll come a time when you'll start asking just for a crust." - Ivan Turgenev

"It is a sober truth that people who live only to amuse themselves work harder at the task than most people do in earning their daily bread." - Hannah More

"While reason is puzzling itself about mystery, faith is turning it to daily bread, and feeding on it thankfully in her heart of hearts." - Frederic Dan Huntington

"Now I lay me down to sleep Knowing that your lenses peep Now I eat my daily bread And into the tape spool I'll be fed" - Andy Partridge

"Every day, to earn my daily bread I go to the market where lies are bought Hopefully I take up my place among the sellers." - Bertolt Brecht

"[A writer is] a priest of eternal imagination, transmuting the daily bread of experience into the radiant body of everliving life." - James Joyce

"Now I lay me down to sleep Knowing that your lenses peep Now I eat my daily bread And into the tape spool I'll be fed" - Andy Partridge

"Work is about a search for daily meaning as well as daily bread, for recognition as well as cash, for astonishment rather than torpor; in short, for a sort of life rather than a Monday through Friday sort of dying." - Studs Terkel

"He (Intellectuals) claims that label to compensate for his own inadequacies. It's as old as that saying: tell me what you boast of and I'll tell you what you lack. Our daily bread. The incompetent always present themselves as experts, the cruel as pious, sinners as excessively devout, usurers as benefactors, the small-minded as patriots, the arrogant as humble, the vulgar as elegant and the feeble-minded as intellectual." - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

"Never, in peace or war, commit your virtue or your happiness to the future. Happy work is best done by the man who takes his long-term plans somewhat lightly and works from moment to moment 'as to the Lord.' It is only our daily bread that we are encouraged to ask for. The present is the only time in which any duty can be done or any grace received." - C S Lewis

"When we traded homemaking for careers, we were implicitly promised economic independence and worldly influence. But a devil of a bargain it has turned out to be in terms of daily life. We gave up the aroma of warm bread rising, the measured pace of nurturing routines, the creative task of molding our families' tastes and zest for life; we received in exchange the minivan and the Lunchable." - Barbara Kingsolver

"Give us this day our daily discount merchandise." - Billy Joel

"Let us daily strive to copy our Saviour's humility." - J C Ryle

"Decisions are the frequent fabric of our daily design." - Don Yaeger

"Daily toil, however humble it may be, is our daily duty, and by doing it well, we make it a part of our daily worship." - Brigham Young

"So long as the mental and moral instruction of man is left solely in the hands of hired servants of the public-let them be teachers of religion, professors of colleges, authors of books, or editors of journals or periodical publications, dependent upon their literary incomes for their daily bread, so long shall we hear but half the truth; and well if we hear so much. Our teachers, political, scientific, moral, or religious; our writers, grave or gay, are compelled to administer to our prejudices and to perpetuate our ignorance." - Frances Wright

"We are taught to take the bread into our bodies as proof of Jesus's body." - Sherman Alexie

"But never yet the dog our country fed, Betrayed the kindness or forgot the bread." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"There's a communion of more than our bodies when bread is broken and wine drunk." - M F K Fisher

"We must powder our wigs; that is why so many poor people have no bread." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Prayer must not be our chance work but our daily business, our habit and vocation." - Charles Spurgeon

"Buddha is in our hearts. Buddha is in our mouths. Buddha is in our daily lives." - Gautama Buddha

"The doctrine of vocation deals with how God works through human beings to bestow His gifts. God gives us this day our daily bread by means of the farmer the banker, the cooks, And the lady at the check-out counter. He creates new life - the most amazing miracle of all - by means of mothers and fathers. He protects us by means of the police officers, firemen, and our military. He creates. Through artists. He heals by working through doctors, nurses, and others whom He has gifted, equipped, and called to the medical professions." - Gene Veith

"Our bread is not only the Word of God, our meat is not only to do His will, our bread is also...the difficulties that are in our way." - Watchman Nee

"The miraculous is not extraordinary but the common mode of existence. It is our daily bread. Whoever really has considered the lilies of the field or the birds of the air and pondered the improbability of their existence in this warm world within the cold and empty stellar distances will hardly balk at the turning of water into wine which was, after all, a very small miracle. We forget the greater and still continuing miracle by which water (with soil and sunlight) is turned into grapes." - Wendell Berry

"I don't think it is enough appreciated how much an outdoor book the Bible is. It is a "hypaethral book," such as Thoreau talked about - a book open to the sky. It is best read and understood outdoors, and the farther outdoors the better. Or that has been my experience of it. Passages that within walls seem improbable or incredible, outdoors seem merely natural. This is because outdoors we are confronted everywhere with wonders; we see that the miraculous is not extraordinary but the common mode of existence. It is our daily bread." - Wendell Berry

"Place gifts of silver in our hands. Give us this day our daily fish." - Pablo Neruda

"The secret of our success is found in our daily agenda." - John C Maxwell

"The divorce of our so-called spiritual life from our daily activities is a fatal dualism." - Mary Parker Follett

"At first an ordeal and then an accomplishment, the daily run becomes a staple, like bread, or wine, a fine marriage, or air. It is also a free pass to friendship." - Benjamin Cheever

"A constitutional state is like daily bread, like water to drink and air to breath, and the best thing about democracy is that it is the only system capable of securing the constitutional state." - Gustav Radbruch

"Affability, mildness, tenderness, and a word which I would fain bring back to its original signification of virtue, - I mean good-nature, - are of daily use; they are the bread of mankind and staff of life." - John Dryden

"He is The Bread sown in the virgin, leavened in the Flesh, molded in His Passion, baked in the furnace of the Sepulchre, placed in the Churches, and set upon the Altars, which daily supplies Heavenly Food to the faithful." - Peter Chrysologus

"Affability, mildness, tenderness, and a word which I would fain bring back to its original signification of virtue,-I mean good-nature,-are of daily use; they are the bread of mankind and staff of life." - John Dryden

"Have your fun, my dear; but if you must earn your bread, try to make it sweet with cheerfulness, not bitter with the daily regret that it isn't cake." - Louisa May Alcott

"The best work in literature is always done by those who do not depend on it for their daily bread and the highest form of literature, Poetry, brings no wealth to the singer." - Oscar Wilde

"The business of the New York journalist is to destroy the truth; to lie outright; to pervert; to vilify; to fawn at the feet of mammon, and to sell his race and his country for his daily bread." - John Swinton

"It is undeniable that every human being is entitled to living space, daily bread, and the protection of the law as a common birthright; these are fundamentals and should not be handed out as an act of charity." - Alfred Delp

"But the Christian also knows that he not only cannot and dare not be anxious, but that there is no need for him to be so. Neither anxiety now work can secure his daily bread, for bread is the gift of the Father." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Who we are is the result of how we live and act on a daily basis. Our daily actions reflect our prime values and motivations." - David Frawley

"The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life's plain, common work as it comes, certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things in life." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"The best things are nearest: breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of God just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life's plain common work as it comes certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things of life." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"Our Red Army now needs IL-2 aircraft like the air it breathes, like the bread it eats." - Joseph Stalin

"We are like Hansel and Gretel, leaving bread crumbs of our personal information everywhere we travel through the digital woods." - Gary Kovacs

"Our bread and water are of one table: the progeny of Adam are as a single soul." - Muhammad Iqbal

"If we can't, as artists, improve on real life, we should put down our pencils and go bake bread." - Barbara Kingsolver

"Bread for today is bread enough." - Edward Mckendree Bounds

"We are doomed to failure without a daily destruction of our various preconceptions." - Taiichi Ohno

"Bid for connection: Each of our daily interactions with another person." - John M. Gottman

"The reinvention of daily life means marching off the edge of our maps" - Bob Black

"We are storytelling animals, and cannot bear to acknowledge the ordinariness of our daily lives." - Stephen Jay Gould

"Our daily existence requires both closeness and distance, the wholeness of self, the wholeness of intimacy." - Judith Viorst

"The cares of this life emerge as very small items indeed along our daily path." - Watchman Nee

"Let's fight for our happiness by following a daily program of cheerful and constructive thinking." - Dale Carnegie

"A child reminds us that playtime is an essential part of our daily routine." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Give us this day our daily Faith, but deliver us, dear God, from Belief." - Aldous Huxley

"You can start changing our world for the better daily, no matter how small the action." - Nelson Mandela

"We go about our daily lives understanding almost nothing of the world." - Stephen Hawking

"Power, approval, comfort, and control are meta-idols that hold sway over our daily lives." - Timothy Keller

"My work is mostly influenced by the concrete circumstances of our daily lives." - Bell Hooks

"Our daily objectives should include an honest effort to improve on yesterday." - Zig Ziglar

"History, as it comes into our daily lives, is charged with surprise and shock." - Robert Heilbroner

"Talk was like the vitamins of our friendship: Large daily doses kept it healthy." - E L Konigsburg

"The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls." - Pablo Picasso

"A cultural shift is needed to incorporate exercise into our children's daily lives." - Darell Hammond

"Daily news and sugar confuse our system in the same manner." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"Health care providers, saving lives daily in our emergency rooms, live with federal mandates." - Barbara Ann Radnofsky

"In the life of the Indian there is only one inevitable duty-the duty of prayer-the daily recognition of the Unseen and Eternal. Our daily devotions were more necessary to us than daily food." - Charles Alexander Eastman

"Here is the bread of time to come, Here is its actual stone. The bread Will be our bread, the stone will be Our bed and we shall sleep by night. We shall forget by day, except The moments when we choose to play The imagined pine, the imagined jay." - Wallace Stevens

"Man's need for art is absolutely primordial, as strong as, and perhaps stronger than, our need for bread. Without bread, we die of hunger, but without art we die of boredom." - Jean Dubuffet

"In the midst of our daily lives, we must find the juice to nourish our creative souls." - Sark

"Through our daily meals He is calling us to rejoice, to keep holiday in the midst of our working day." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"The big things that come our way are ... the fruit of seeds planted in the daily routine of our work." - William Feather

"This is bravery: using the challenge of daily life to sharpen our mind and open our heart." - Sakyong Mipham

"Recalling what our lives were like before Jesus Christ entered them will help keep our daily problems in perspective." - Max Anders

"The most important story we'll ever write in life is our own-not with ink, but with our daily choices." - Richard Paul Evans

"Our daily decisions and habits have a huge impact upon both our levels of happiness and success." - Shawn Achor

"We are involved in a life that passes understanding and our highest business is our daily life." - John Cage

"Bread is a celebration." - Lynne Rossetto Kasper

"Anothers bread costs deare." - George Herbert

"Philosophy bakes no bread" - Bertrand Russell

"Like so many pilgrims before us, we kneel in wonder and adoration before the ineffable mystery which. was accomplished here... In This Child - the Son who is given to us - we find rest for our souls and the true bread that never fails - the Eucharistic Bread foreshadowed even in the name of this town: Bethlehem, the house of bread. God lies hidden in the Child; divinity lies hidden in the Bread of Life" - Pope John Paul Ii

"Our American values are not luxuries but necessities, not the salt in our bread, but the bread itself. Our common vision of a free and just society is our greatest source of cohesion at home and strength abroad, greater than the bounty of our material blessings." - Jimmy Carter

"Thought is the source of all wealth, all success, all achievement. Our dominant thoughts determine our individuality, our career, our daily life." - Joan Bennett Kennedy

"Remember that in ascending to the Father You could not leave us orphans; And in making yourself a prisoner on earth You knew to veil all your divine rays. But the shadow of your veil is luminous and pure. Living Bread of faith, Celestial Food, O mystery of love! My daily Bread, Jesus, is You!... Jesus, it is you who, despite the blasphemies Of the enemies of the Sacrament of love, It is you who want to show how much you love me, Since you make your dwelling in my heart. O Bread of the exiled! Holy and Divine Host, It is no longer I who live, but I live on your life" - Therese Of Lisieux

"I think, she began quietly, I think we want... not just bread for our bellies. We want more than only bread. We want food for our hearts, our souls. We want- how to say it? We want, you know- Puccini music.... we want for our beautiful children some beauty. She leaned over and kissed the curl on her finger. We want roses...." - Katherine Paterson

"Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit, and as vital to our lives as water and good bread." - Edward Abbey

"Why has our poetry eschewed The rapture and response of food? What hymns are sung and praises said For the home made miracle of bread?" - Louis Untermeyer

"Shaped a little like a loaf of French country bread, our brain is a crowded chemistry lab, bustling with nonstop neural conversations." - Diane Ackerman

"Christ is our Passover! And we will keep the feast With the new leaven, The bread of heaven: All welcome, even the least!" - A. R. Thompson

"We taste Thee, O Thou Living Bread, And long to feast upon Thee still: We drink of Thee, the Fountainhead And thirst our souls from Thee to fill." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Christ is the meat, the bread, the food of our souls. Nothing is in him of a higher spiritual nourishment than his love, which we should always desire." - John Owen

"Bread and books: food for the body and food for the soul - what could be more worthy of our respect, and even love?" - Salman Rushdie

"When we change our daily lives - the way we think, speak and act - we change the world." - Nhat Hanh

"Prejudice is an assortment of deceptively small personal judgments - deceptive because of their great cost in our daily lives." - Jean Stapleton



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