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There is no substitute for the comfort supplied
by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.
- Iris Murdoch

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The enlightened give thanks
for what most people take for granted.
- Michael Beckwith

Since it is not granted to us to live long,
let us transmit to posterity some memorial that we have at least lived.
- E. Joseph Cossman

As soon as man does not take his existence for granted,
but beholds it as something
unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.
- Albert Schweitzer

 

But what a cruel thing is war
to separate and destroy families and friends,
and mar the purest joys and happiness
God has granted us in this world,
to fill our hearts with hatred
instead of love for our neighbors,
and to devastate the fair face of this beautiful world!
- Robert E. Lee

NO ONE has been granted the authority to tell me
how my life should be lived.
I answer only to myself and to Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I can't tell you if genius is hereditary,
because heaven has granted me no offspring.
- James Whistler

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Day by day we should weigh what we have
granted to the spirit of the world
against what we have denied to the spirit of Jesus,
in thought and especially in deed.
- Albert Schweitzer

What do you take for granted?
It is human nature to take everything for granted -
our companions, our homes,
our electricity, our TVs and computers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Let sovereignty be granted us over a portion of the
earth's surface large enough to satisfy our rightful
requirements as a nation.
The rest we shall manage for ourselves.
- Theodor Herzl

And, granted, for a long time, the European has been
dominant in certain parts of this Western Hemisphere,
but by the end of the 21st century, it's over.
- Edward James Olmos

For more than two centuries, the defenders of liberty
have put their lives on the line,
because they have known that we cannot take our freedoms for granted.
- Virgil Goode

The most important of all rights is the right to life,
and I cannot foresee a day when domesticated animals
will be granted that right in law.
- J. M. Coetzee

I don't want to take fame for granted because that
is when you start to think you are better than everyone else.
That is when you start thinking that you are someone that you are not.
- Mandy Moore

Certainly, in Italy, nobody takes light for granted.
- Barbara Steele

I took it all for granted, I'm sorry to say.
- Dorothy McGuire

But only a brief moment is granted to the brave one breath or two,
whose wage is the long nights of the grave.
- Muhammad Iqbal

In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to
hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
- Bertrand Russell

Education is important because, first of all,
people need to know that discrimination still exists.
It is still real in the workplace, and we should not take that for granted.
- Alexis Herman

I keep my friends as misers do their treasure,
because, of all the things granted us by wisdom,
none is greater or better than friendship.
- Pietro Aretino

In the long history of the world,
only a few generations have been granted the role
of defending freedom in its hour of maximum danger.
I do not shrink from this responsibility - I welcome it.
- John F. Kennedy

Read not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted...
but to weigh and consider.
- Francis Bacon

The popular will cannot be taken for granted,
it must be created.
- Herbert Croly

I worked three and then six hours a day in my studio
with strict discipline and emotion.
I obtained awards usually granted to other foreigners
during the end-of-year admission tests.
- Ralph Allen

In the best farce to-day we start with some absurd
premise as to character or situation,
but if the premises be once granted we move logically enough to the ending.
- George P. Baker

No poet or novelist wishes he were the only one who ever lived,
but most of them wish they were the only one alive,
and quite a number fondly believe their wish has been granted.
- W. H. Auden

You have to decide if you're going to wilt like a daisy
or if you're just going to go forward and live the
life that you've been granted.
- Kevin Costner

What most experimenters take for granted before they
begin their experiments is infinitely more interesting
than any results to which their experiments lead.
- Norbert Wiener

In sum, we took energy for granted, assuming when we flipped the switch,
the lights would go on and assuming that there would
always be plenty of cheap fuel for our vehicles.
- Mac Thornberry

Most of us readily take things for granted that at
an earlier time remained to be discovered.
- Robert A. Dahl

My goals have gone from being an all-star to just being able to play basketball.
I always took for granted that I could play.
Now I know what a gift it is.
- Rebecca Lobo

I have never made but one prayer to God,
a very short one: "O Lord make my enemies ridiculous."
And God granted it.
- Voltaire

Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity
for taking things for granted.
- Aldous Huxley

Awareness requires a rupture with the world we take for granted;
then old categories of experience are called into question and revised.
- Shoshana Zuboff

I don't take my fans' love and dedication for granted.
- Wynonna Judd

How quickly we forget God's great deliverances in our lives.
How easily we take for granted the miracles he performed in our past.
- David Wilkerson

The real end of prayer is not so much to get this or
that single desire granted,
as to put human life into full and joyful conformity with the will of God.
- Charles Bent

I'm so vigorous, and I so take it for granted,
because I've always been a real physical person.
- Sally Field

I have only ever made one prayer to God,
a very short one: O Lord, make my enemies ridiculous.
And God granted it.
- Voltaire

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt.
Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.
- Robert Hughes

Firstly, people take for granted that the E.U.
has created the biggest economic space in the world.
- Peter Mandelson

Do not be misled by the fact that you are at liberty and relatively free;
that for the moment you are not under lock and key:
you have simply been granted a reprieve.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

When it comes to life the critical thing is whether
you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Yet food is something that is taken for granted by
most world leaders despite the fact that more than
half of the population of the world is hungry.
- Norman Borlaug

In July, 1892, fate suddenly granted me financial independence.
- Carl Spitteler

Never take anything for granted.
- Benjamin Disraeli

We cannot forget the little things we take for granted
in America that remain the disdain of dictators and
terrorists throughout the world.
- Trent Lott

I consider myself an artist.
God granted me some gifts so that I could express myself artistically.
- Don Johnson

I want justice to be so pervasive that it will be taken for granted,
just as injustice is taken for granted today.
- Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

That's an interesting question.
I would say that in general Americans know very little about the law.
It's one of those things that most of us take for granted.
- Christopher Darden

I think we take it for granted that if you are with
your husband after 30 years,
then he is the love of your life.
- Sue Townsend

I take it for granted that you do not wish to hear
an echo from the pulpit nor from the theological class-room.
- Asa Gray

Your talent is your art.
It is not to be taken for granted.
- Paula Abdul

Why does a man take it for granted that a girl who
flirts with him wants him to kiss her -
when,
nine times out of ten, she only wants him to want to kiss her?
- Helen Rowland

Break a vase, and the love that reassembles the fragments
is stronger than that love which took its symmetry
for granted when it was whole.
- Derek Walcott

Revolution today is taken for granted,
and in consequence becomes rather dull.
- Wyndham Lewis

When all of your wishes are granted,
many of your dreams will be destroyed.
- Marilyn Manson

Music - that's been my education.
There's not a day that goes by that I take it for granted.
- Billie Joe Armstrong

No other country on earth could have provided such
tremendous opportunities and we should never take the
privilege of our citizenship for granted.
- Jane D. Hull

I never take anything for granted.
I may slip any minute.
- Eartha Kitt

The Free State men, myself among them,
took it for granted that Missouri was a slave state.
- Buffalo Bill

We don't really make bad records, though some people
might like some more than others.
And we have never really done a bad show.
So I think in a way maybe we've been taken for granted.
- Tom Petty

Granted, the writers, directors, producers,
and that community make a great deal of money.
But they might be choosing to do a whole lot of other
things for the living they make.
- Norman Lear

As is the case with many Middle Eastern nations,
women are nowhere near equal to men when it comes to
basic freedoms and rights that we take for granted every day.
- Ginny B. Waite

I also take it as granted that every created thing,
and consequently the created monad also,
is subject to change, and indeed that this change is continual in each one.
- Gottfried Leibniz

Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four.
If that is granted, all else follows.
- George Orwell

This position is untenable, and there can be no pause
in the agitation for full political power and responsibility
until these are granted to all the women of the nation.
- Florence Kelley

I guess they just took it for granted that that was
what I was interested in and let nature take its course.
- Clyde Tombaugh

Maturity - among other things, the unclouded happiness of the child at play,
who takes it for granted that he is at one with his play-mates.
- Dag Hammarskjold

It is also, I would guess, a universal that in all
societies people value respectability granted to them.
- Kenneth L. Pike

Kosovo is a small country but it also has a lot of
riches that were granted to us by God.
- Ibrahim Rugova


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