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Better than a thousand hollow words,
is one word that brings peace.
- The Buddha

Related topics: Inspirational Buddhist

May the road rise up to meet you,
may the wind be ever at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face
and the rain fall softly on your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.
- Irish Blessing

I have found that hollow,
which even I had relied on for solid.
- Henry David Thoreau

A stair not worn hollow by footsteps is,
regarded from its own point of view,
only a boring something made of wood.
- Franz Kafka

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When not deeply engaged in creative activities,
or numbed out by the TV, I felt empty.
My heart hurt.
I often felt hollow or as if I were some sort of wispy ghost,
barely existing.
- Judith Wright

Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow,
half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
- Abdul Kalam

Hollow commitments to action in the future are insufficient.
Deferring difficult issues must not be tolerated.
Our children and grandchildren expect us to speak and act decisively.
- Jenny Shipley


 

I like poems you can tack all over with a hammer and
there are no hollow places.
- John Ashbery

The call of love sounds very hollow among these immobile rocks.
- Gustav Mahler

The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears,
and takes more forms hollow, heartless,
mirthless, maniacal.
- James Thurber

There's some pictures of me playing hollow bodies,
but I never last long.
I always come back to the acoustic.
- Dan Hicks

While the hollow oak our palace is, Our heritage the sea.
- Allan Cunningham

Sleepy Hollow had a lot of action in it,
even though it was a fairy-tale movie.
- Colleen Atwood

But if we get to the point where more people do not
believe in a God than who do believe in God,
we will have a hollow legal system -
we will have something without heart.
- Lee Greenwood

Thus much for thy assurance know; a hollow friend is but a hellish foe.
- Nicholas Breton

But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence;
the least touch of truth rubs it off,
and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of.
- Lord Byron

So all the rest is O.K., but fame is a hollow ground,
isn't it? It's an empty kind of thing.
- Richard O'Brien

Science without respect for human life is degrading
to us all and reflects a hollow and deceptive philosophy,
a philosophy that we as a people should never condone.
- Nathan Deal

The earth is the Lord's fullness thereof:
this is no longer a hollow dictum of religion,
but a directive for economic action toward human brotherhood.
- Lewis Mumford

I am afraid that the ordinary citizen will not like
to be told that the banks can and do create and destroy money.
And they who control the credit of a nation direct
the policy of governments,
and hold in the hollow of their hands the destiny of the people.
- Richard McKenna

All things on earth point home in old October;
sailors to sea,
travellers to walls and fences, hunters to field and
hollow and the long voice of the hounds,
the lover to the love he has forsaken.
- Thomas Wolfe

It is not poverty so much as pretense that harasses a ruined man -
the struggle between a proud mind and an empty purse -
the keeping up of a hollow show that must soon come to an end.
- Washington Irving

Bruce Wayne is Batman.
He became Batman the instant his parents were murdered.
Batman needs Bruce, however hollow that identity feels
to him from time to time.
Bruce keeps Batman human.
- Kevin Conroy

Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
- Lucretius

Wealth often takes away chances from men as well as poverty.
There is none to tell the rich to go on striving,
for a rich man makes the law that hallows and hollows his own life.
- Sean O'Casey

There is none to tell the rich to go on striving,
for a rich man makes the law that hallows and hollows his own life.
- Sean O'Casey

The idea of democracy has been stripped of it moral
imperatives and come to denote hollowness and hypocrisy.
- Paul Wellstone

No work or love will flourish out of guilt,
fear, or hollowness of heart, just as no valid plans
for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.
- Alan Watts

The intellect is a cold thing
and a merely intellectual idea
will never stimulate thought
in the same manner that a spiritual idea does.
- Ernest Holmes

Plant trees for your great-grandchildren -
for future generations.
Create the legacy of a better world.
Leave this world a better place than you found it.
Literally planting trees for
your great-grandchildren is a wonderful idea,
but far more important...
use this symbolism - this imagery -
to represent the kind of legacy
you want to leave to future generations.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

That deep emotional conviction of the presence
of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed
in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.
- Albert Einstein

When an idea reaches critical mass
there is no stopping the shift
its presence will induce.
- Marianne Williamson

Unity with all creation is a huge idea,
but it fits comfortably within the vast cathedral of our being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If it's a good idea, go ahead and do it.
It is much easier to apologize than it is to get permission.
- Grace Hopper

I never accepted the idea
that I had to be guided by
some pattern or blueprint.
- Little Richard

I will dance a little.
I will move with the wind.
I will give my body to my love and celebrate
that we have substance beyond the idea of ourselves.
We can move. We can touch. This is my physical exclamation point.
This is how I can awaken my mind to the possibilities in the day.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Many persons have a wrong idea of
what constitutes true happiness.
It is not attained through self-gratification
but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
- Helen Keller

If you are possessed by an idea,
you will find it expressed everywhere,
you even smell it.
- Thomas Mann

The movie character Forrest Gump describing life
as being "like a box of chocolates,"
is such a positive upbeat way of
characterizing the uncertainty of life.
I have no idea what life will give me next,
but whatever it is, it will be sweet.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
- John F. Kennedy

Every really new idea looks crazy at first.
- Alfred North Whitehead

An idea that is not dangerous is
unworthy of being called an idea at all.
- Oscar Wilde

An invasion of armies can be resisted,
but not an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo

A good question is never answered.
It is not a bolt to be tightened into place
but a seed to be planted and to bear more seed
toward the hope of greening the landscape of idea.
- John Ciardi

An idea that is developed and put into action
is more important than
an idea that exists only as an idea.
- The Buddha

An idea is salvation by imagination.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Unity can only be manifested by the Binary.
Unity itself and the idea of Unity are already two.
- The Buddha

A person with a new idea is
a crank until the idea succeeds.
- Mark Twain

No idea is so outlandish that it should not be considered
with a searching but at the same time a steady eye.
- Winston Churchill

However carefully we plan our future,
we are always climbing the steps to nowhere.
While it is important to our happiness
that we have an intent for our lives,
it is equally crucial to accept in advance
that we truly have no idea how our lives will turn out -
and that is good.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Women and cats will do as they please,
and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
- Robert A. Heinlein

Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.
- Brendan Gill

All the forces in the world are not so powerful as
an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo

The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism
and become a fearless is mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly -
indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection.
- Arianna Huffington

The human mind treats a new idea the way the body
treats a strange protein; it rejects it.
- Peter Medawar

I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children
is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia:
it seemed like a good idea at the time.
- Bill Cosby

I happen to dig being able to use whatever mystique
I have to further the idea of peace.
- Garrett Morris

Everyone who's ever taken a shower has an idea.
It's the person who gets out of the shower,
dries off and does something about it who makes a difference.
- Nolan Bushnell

The value of an idea has nothing whatsoever
to do with the sincerity of the man who expresses it.
- Oscar Wilde

When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
- Sydney Pollack

A mind, once stretched by a new idea,
never regains its original dimensions.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Sex education may be a good idea in the schools,
but I don't believe the kids should be given homework.
- Bill Cosby

The idea of brotherhood re-dawns upon the world
with a broader significance
than the narrow association of
members in a sect or creed.
- Helen Keller

The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance -
the idea that anything is possible.
- Ray Bradbury

Disneyland is a work of love.
We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
- Walt Disney

My idea of fast food is a mallard.
- Ted Nugent

The idea is to die young as late as possible.
- Ashley Montagu

We seem to have a compulsion these days to bury time
capsules in order to give those people living in the
next century or so some idea of what we are like.
- Alfred Hitchcock

The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea
that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work.
- Brian Eno

The very idea of true patriotism is lost,
and the term has been prostituted to the very worst of purposes.
A patriot, sir!
Why, patriots spring up like mushrooms!
- Robert Walpole

I come from that society and there is a common thread,
specifically family values - the idea that you do anything for your family,
and the unconditional love for one's children.
- Ednita Nazario


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