Quotations on Serenity
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I think that the ideal space must contain elements of magic, serenity, sorcery and mystery.
- Luis Barragan
(Keywords: Magic, Mystery, Serenity, Space)
Smiling always with a never fading serenity of countenance, and flourishing in an immortal youth.
- Isaac Barrow
(Keywords: Serenity, Youth)
I am one who believes that we are, in fact, engaged in a worldwide war against terrorism. We must have the serenity to accept the fact that war is not going to go away if we ignore it.
- Robert Foster Bennett
(Keywords: War, Fact, Serenity, Terrorism)
Curiosity endows the people who have it with a generosity in argument and a serenity in their own mode of life which springs from their cheerful willingness to let life take the form it will.
- Alistair Cooke
(Keywords: Life, People, Argument, Curiosity, Generosity, Serenity, Will)
The only thing I was trying to portray was serenity. Also, innocence, vulnerability and elegance.
- Sylvia Kristel
(Keywords: Elegance, Innocence, Serenity, Trying, Vulnerability)
But I do know focusing on the exterior doesn't make me happy. If I want peace and serenity, it won't be reached by getting thinner or fatter.
- Elle Macpherson
(Keywords: Peace, Serenity, Want)
Peace is not a relationship of nations. It is a condition of mind brought about by a serenity of soul. Peace is not merely the absence of war. It is also a state of mind. Lasting peace can come only to peaceful people.
- Jawaharlal Nehru
(Keywords: Peace, War, Soul, People, Absence, Mind, Nations, Serenity, State)
Your days are short here; this is the last of your springs. And now in the serenity and quiet of this lovely place, touch the depths of truth, feel the hem of Heaven. You will go away with old, good friends. And don't forget when you leave why you came.
- Adlai E. Stevenson
(Keywords: Truth, Forget, Friends, Heaven, Now, Old, Quiet, Serenity, Will)
Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is.
- Thomas Szasz
(Keywords: Time, Boredom, Feeling, Nothing, Serenity, Waste)
In struggling against anguish one never produces serenity; the struggle against anguish only produces new forms of anguish.
- Simone Weil
(Keywords: Serenity, Struggle)