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harmony Quotes

15 of the best book quotes about harmony
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“There is timing in the whole life of the warrior, in his thriving and declining, in his harmony and discord.”
Miyamoto Musashi
author
The Book of Five Rings
book
strategy
harmony
timing
concepts
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“‘All relationships are tough. Just like with music, sometimes you have harmony and other times you have cacophony.’”
Mia Hall
Kat Hall
characters
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“Everything at Devon slowly changed and slowly harmonized with what had gone before. So it was logical to hope that since the buildings and the Deans and the curriculum could achieve this, I could achieve, perhaps unknowingly already had achieved, this growth and harmony myself.”
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“I am the rest between two notes which, struck together, sound discordantly, because death’s note would claim a higher key. But in the dark pause, trembling, the notes meet, harmonious. And the song continues sweet.”
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“But life at its best is a creative synthesis of opposites in fruitful harmony.”
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“You are very good. But it strikes me that there is a want of harmony between your present mood of self-sacrifice and your past mood of self-preservation.”
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“There will never be peace on earth until there is peace in us.”
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“Don’t start doing that.” “What?” “Agreeing with me. Sure path to destruction.”
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“Don’t believe tree-huggers who claim that our ancestors lived in harmony with nature.”
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“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
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“Observe good faith and justice towards all nations; cultivate peace and harmony with all.”
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“Their ancestors were not as clever in the way yours were and not ruthless in the way yours were, for then would it not be you who would be in harmony with nature and backwards in that charming way?”
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“Filmmakers understandably love footage of gore and battle, but any naturalist will tell you that the species are not in any sense at war with one another.”
Ishmael
character
nature
battles
harmony
films
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“The gazelle and the lion are enemies only in the minds of the Takers. The lion that comes across a herd of gazelles doesn’t massacre them, as an enemy would. It kills one, not to satisfy its hatred of gazelles but to satisfy its hunger, and once it has made its kill the gazelles are perfectly content to go on grazing with the lion right in their midst.”
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“Love as education is one of the great powers of the world, but it hangs in a delicate suspension; it achieves its harmony as seldom as does love by the senses. Frustrated, it creates even greater havoc, for like all love it is a madness.”

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