77 Greatest Quotes About Rest
Men seek rest in a struggle against difficulties; and when they have conquered these, rest becomes insufferable.
Where the Mind is biggest, the Heart, the Senses, Magnanimity, Charity, Tolerance, Kindliness, and the rest of them scarcely have room to breathe.
As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality persist in our world, none of us can truly rest.
Not as oneself did one find rest ever, in her experience (she accomplished here something dexterous with her needles) but as a wedge of darkness.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
Do the right thing. It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
I will settle down & teach for the rest of my days.
I always knew I was a star And now, the rest of the world seems to agree with me.
I am 100 per cent Virgo, stubborn, over-organised, slightly abstracted from the rest of the world.
Government is an association of men who do violence to the rest of us.
I never write from concept. The beat is the beginning, and then I fill in the rest of the song into what it should be.
Bed is my friend. Just bed, he thought. Bed will be a great thing. It is easy when you are beaten, he thought.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they will.
We rest our case on the production numbers.
I want to be a jerk like the rest of my friends, and have fun, and not care about the consequences, but I just can't now.
The only real elegance is in the mind; if you've got that, the rest really comes from it.
I don't focus on what I'm up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest.
The earth is supported by the power of truth; it is the power of truth that makes the sun shine and the winds blow; indeed all things rest upon truth.
I cannot rest, I must draw, however poor the result, and when I have a bad time come over me it is a stronger desire than ever.
Dynamic activity and deep rest of the mind are complementary to each other.
The world is too brutal for me—I am glad there is such a thing as the grave—I am sure I shall never have any rest till I get there.
There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.
A Bill of Rights is what the people are entitled to against every government, and what no just government should refuse, or rest on inference.
Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair; the rest is in the hands of God.
The voice of the intellect is a soft one, but it does not rest until it has gained a hearing.
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.
Most of the time I don't have much fun. The rest of the time I don't have any fun at all.
Very few things happen at the right time, and the rest do not happen at all. The conscientious historian will correct these defects.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
I prefer rogues to imbeciles, because they sometimes take a rest.
If one synchronised swimmer drowns, do all the rest have to drown too?
When sleep puts an end to delirium, it is a good symptom.
All lies and jests, still a man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest.
Ninety-nine percent of the people in the world are fools and the rest of us are in great danger of contagion.
Anybody can observe the Sabbath, but making it holy surely takes the rest of the week.
Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over, remembering them for the rest of our lives.
History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice.
I'm William Wallace, and the rest of you will be spared. Go back to England and tell them... Scotland is free!
A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.
I don't believe we have a professional self Monday through Friday and a real self the rest of the time. It is all professional, and it is all personal.
Until I realized that rock music was my connection to the rest of the human race, I felt like I was dying, for some reason, and I didn't know why.
The artist is the medium between his fantasies and the rest of the world.
What I really try to do is photograph people at rest, in a state of serenity.
This kind of forgetting does not erase memory, it lays the emotion surrounding the memory to rest.
Clarissa Pinkola Estes