Born Quotes

It is not for man to rest in absolute contentment. He is born to hopes and aspirations as the sparks fly upward, unless he has brutified his nature and quenched the spirit of immortality which is his portion.

Robert Southey

We are born at the rise of the curtain and we die with its fall, and every night in the presence of our patrons we write our new creation, and every night it is blotted out forever; and of what use is it to say to audience or to critic, "Ah, but you should have seen me last Tuesday?

Jules Renard

A child is born on that day and at that hour when the celestial rays are in mathematical harmony with his individual karma.

Sri Yukteswar

As a born actress, she instinctively understands that the world is more than a stage-it is an audience.

R. Z. Sheppard

Many great kings, emperors, saints and seers have left without taking anything. When you are born you don't bring anything with you. Render service in divine awareness.

Sri Sathya

A weekend in Vegas without gambling and drinking is just like being a born-again Christian.

Artie Lange

... evening. I have just returned from St. Germain. Everything is settled--with more slyness on my part. I begin to think I am a born Jesuit; there must have been some detestable sympathy between Father Benwell ...

Wilkie Collins

The art of land doctoring is being practiced with vigor, but the science of land health is yet to be born.

Aldo Leopold

The earth, born in fire, baptized by lightning, since before life's beginning has been and is, a fire planet.

E.V. Komarek

In the old times men carried out their rights for themselves as they lived, but nowadays every baby seems born with a social manifesto in its mouth much bigger than itself.

Oscar Wilde

When the soul of a man is born in this country there are nets flown at it to hold it back from flight.

James Joyce

Too many people feel that where you start out dictates where you should end up. I was on welfare and just shy of 19 when my first daughter was born, but I was encouraged to take advantage of my ability and drive and remained in school.

Gwen Moore

Let us have compassion for those under chastisement. Alas, who are we ourselves? Who am I and who are you? Whence do we come and is it quite certain that we did nothing before we were born? This earth is not without some resemblance to a gaol. Who knows but that man is a victim of divine justice? Look closely at life. It is so constituted that one senses punishment everywhere.

Victor Hugo

Born of the shower, and colored by the sun.

Jean Charles Prince

A large part of the problem, is that young people are being born into the world and growing up without much hope. And so, they become murderers, they become suicide bombers.

Arthur Hertzberg

He who's not busy being born is busy dying

Bob Dylan

All concord's born of contraries.

Ben Jonson

Each decision we make, each action we take, is born out of an intention.

Sharon Salzberg

Everyone is born sincere and die deceivers.

Marquis De Vauvenargues

The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life. And the body is born young and grows old. That is life's tragedy.

Oscar Wilde

We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.

Judy Garland

We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.

Judy Garland

A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it.

Frank A. Clark

Rice is born in water and must die in wine

Italian Proverb

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