Abound quotes:

  • In quiet places, reason abounds. -- Adlai E. Stevenson
  • Life literally abounds in comedy if you just look around you. -- Mel Brooks
  • In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous. -- Tacitus
  • Data-intensive graph problems abound in the Life Science drug discovery and development process. -- Leroy Hood
  • Attention-deficit disorders seem to abound in modern society, and we don't know the cause. -- Marilyn vos Savant
  • The deepest rivers make least din, The silent soule doth most abound in care. -- William Alexander
  • Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself clear of taint. -- Samuel Butler
  • Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches as to conceive how others can be in want. -- Jonathan Swift
  • Literature - Eastern and Western - abounds with stories, myths, legends about the search for youth, for eternal life. -- F. Sionil Jose
  • We see many who are struggling against adversity who are happy, and more although abounding in wealth, who are wretched. -- Tacitus
  • Mark Grotjahn's large new paintings abound with torrents of ropy impasto, laid down in thickets, cascading waves, and bundles that swell, braid around, or overlap one another. -- Jerry Saltz
  • Memory enhancement self-help programs abound and promise improved memory performance by the utilization of any number of seemingly unique techniques focused on the context of how information is encoded. -- David Perlmutter
  • Every wise, just, and mild government, by rendering the condition of its subjects easy and secure, will always abound most in people, as well as in commodities and riches. -- David Hume
  • A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing. But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties. -- Karl Marx
  • If people perceive themselves as having very little opportunities to be fulfilled, then it cheapens their life and outlook. The solution is to reverse it; make sure they know opportunities abound. -- Michael Lee-Chin
  • This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free. -- Richard V. Allen
  • No one was ever saved because his sins were small; no one was ever rejected on account of the greatness of his sins. Where sin abounded, grace shall much more abound. -- Archibald Alexander
  • Great teaching - just plain old knock 'em dead, get it right, make 'em laugh, make 'em wonder instruction - is always going to be rare. Good teachers abound. Great ones are special. -- Robert Krulwich
  • When you hear the words 'magic' and 'story', they will probably evoke thoughts of your favourite fairy tales from childhood. Storybook pages abound with all manner of magic: fantastical fairies, wish-granting genies, or even a certain boy wizard. -- Tony DiTerlizzi
  • Issues such as transparency often boil down to which side of - pick a number - 40 you're on. Under 40, and transparency is generally considered a good thing for society. Over 40, and one generally chooses privacy over transparency. On every side of this issue, hypocrisy abounds. -- Graydon Carter
  • Ireland, in breadth, and for wholesomeness and serenity of climate, far surpasses Britain; for the snow scarcely ever lies there above three days: no man makes hay in the summer for winter's provision, or builds stables for his beasts of burden... the island abounds in milk and honey. -- Venerable Bede
  • Myths about the dire effects of genetically modified foods on health and the environment abound, but they have not held up to scientific scrutiny. And, although many concerns have been expressed about the potential for unexpected consequences, the unexpected effects that have been observed so far have been benign. -- Nina Fedoroff
  • For myself, if I am to stake all I have and hope to be upon anything, I will venture it upon the abounding fullness of God - upon the assurance that, as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are His ways higher than our ways, and His thoughts than our thoughts. -- Henry Norris Russell
  • To such an extent does nature delight and abound in variety that among her trees there is not one plant to be found which is exactly like another; and not only among the plants, but among the boughs, the leaves and the fruits, you will not find one which is exactly similar to another. -- Leonardo da Vinci
  • Charity never lacks what is her own, all that she needs for her own security. Not alone does she have it, she abounds with it. She wants this abundance for herself that she may share it with all; and she reserves enough for herself so that she disappoints nobody. For charity is perfect only when full. -- Saint Bernard
  • A beginner must look on himself as one setting out to make a garden for his Lord's pleasure, on most unfruitful soil which abounds in weeds. His Majesty roots up the weeds and will put in good plants instead. Let us reckon that this is already done when the soul decides to practice prayer and has begun to do so. -- Saint Teresa of Avila
  • Keep working when grace abound. -- Lailah Gifty Akita
  • Keep working while grace abound. -- Lailah Gifty Akita
  • Cycle trails will abound in Utopia. -- H. G. Wells
  • Hedge-hogs abound in my gardens and fields. -- Gilbert White
  • Young atheists abound, but old atheists are rare. -- James Cook
  • Where guilty is, rage and courage doth abound. -- Ben Jonson
  • Mysteries abound where most we seek for answers. -- Ray Bradbury
  • In the practice of exchanging self & other, paradoxes abound. -- Robert A.F. Thurman
  • In the practice of exchanging self & other, paradoxes abound. -- Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Wherever valor true is found, true modesty will there abound. -- W.S. Gilbert
  • May grace abound to you; you overcome any challenging situation. -- Lailah Gifty Akita
  • May grace abound as you walk in the path of light. -- Lailah Gifty Akita
  • Limitless opportunities abound, governed only by your focus on achieving them. -- Steven Redhead
  • Happiness, laughter and joy abound, when friends, family, and lovers are around. -- Amy Davis
  • Options abound world over, Options to choose from and be the best. -- Jaachynma N.E. Agu
  • Fraud and deceit abound in these days more than in former times. -- Edward Coke
  • Circle are praised, not that abound, In largeness, but the exactly round. -- Edmund Waller
  • Choices, options, decisions abound. Choose right, take the best option and decide well. -- Jaachynma N.E. Agu
  • We live in an age in which superfluous ideas abound and essential ideas are lacking. -- Joseph Joubert
  • Rather than getting more spoilt with age, as difficulties pile up, epiphanies of gratitude abound. -- Alain de Botton
  • Those Marriages generally abound most with Love and Constancy, that are preceded by a long Courtship. -- Joseph Addison
  • Words are like Leaves; and where they most abound, Much Fruit of Sense beneath is rarely found. -- Alexander Pope
  • Silence is a trick when it imposes. Pedants and scholars, churchmen and physicians, abound in silent pride. -- Johann Georg Ritter von Zimmermann
  • Little vicious minds abound with anger and revenge and are incapable of feeling te pleasure of forgiving their enemies. -- Lord Chesterfield
  • Bibles are strong entrenchments. Where they abound, men cannot pursue wicked courses, and at the same time enjoy quiet conscience. -- James McHenry
  • Examples of hostility toward religious values and those who hold them abound... This antireligious bigotry is not confined to the classroom. -- Ralph E. Reed, Jr.
  • If God hath made this world so fair, Where sin and death abound, How beautiful beyond compare Will paradise be found! -- James Montgomery
  • It is an understatement to say that in this society injustices abound: In truth it is itself the quintessence of injustice. -- Emile M. Cioran
  • It is a sin directly against one's neighbour, since one man cannot over-abound in external riches, without another man lacking them. -- Thomas Aquinas
  • Listening is crucial for any novelist. Stories & ideas abound. We too often talk about ourselves & block out the richness others may offer. -- Mark Rubinstein
  • Rags, wretchedness, poverty and dirt, those signs and symbols that indicate the presence of [Muslim] rule more surely than the crescent-flag itself, abound. -- Mark Twain
  • Conspiracy theories abound in American politics. I don't think we need to be subliminable about the differences between our views on prescription drugs. -- George W. Bush
  • For explanations, they did not look in the pages of the visitor's book to see if others likewise found that ghostly happenings abound. -- Eric Russell
  • We only need to open our eyes to see the gifts that abound all around us. These are the simple joys in life. -- Genevieve
  • Formal symbolic representation of qualitative entities is doomed to its rightful place of minor significance in a world where flowers and beautiful women abound. -- Albert Einstein
  • But in Congress, accountability is just a catch phrase, usually directed elsewhere. Demands to personal responsibility or corporate accountability abound, but rarely congressional accountability or fiscal responsibility. -- Melissa Bean
  • There are, while human miseries abound, A thousand ways to waste superfluous wealth, Without one fool or flatterer at your board, Without one hour of sickness or disgust. -- John Armstrong
  • But in this Congress, accountability is just a catch phrase, usually directed elsewhere. Demands to personal responsibility or corporate accountability abound, but rarely congressional accountability or fiscal responsibility. -- Melissa Bean
  • Books on the openings abound; nor are works on the end game wanting; but those on the middle game can be counted on the fingers of one hand. -- Harry Golombek
  • Thus sometimes hath the brightest day a cloud; And after summer evermore succeeds Barren winter, with his wrathful nipping cold: So cares and joys abound, as seasons fleet. -- William Shakespeare
  • Although awareness of cancer's prevalence in the United States improves and medical advances in the field abound, pancreatic cancer has largely been absent from the list of major success stories. -- Chris Van Hollen
  • The reality is that asking the public to fund political campaigns accomplishes nothing. Candidates continue to seek interest-group support through other channels, both financial and in-kind, and corruption problems abound. -- Bradley A. Smith
  • May liberal men abound with us! May our knowledge of the Vedas and our progeny increase! May faith not forsake us! May we have much to give to the needy. -- Guru Nanak
  • Ethereal minstrel! pilgrim of the sky! Dost thou despise the earth where cares abound? Or, while the wings aspire, are heart and eye Both with thy nest upon the dewy ground? -- William Wordsworth
  • And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. -- Anonymous
  • Stereotypes abound when there is distance. They are an invention, a pretense that one knows when the steps that would make real knowing possible cannot be taken or are not allowed. -- bell hooks
  • If evil is contagious, so is good:therefore, we must allow good to abound in us, more and more;let us be infected by goodness, and let us spread the good contagion. -- Pope Francis
  • For the devil is better pleased with coarse blockheads and with folks who are useful to nobody; because where such characters abound, then things do not go on prosperously here on earth. -- Martin Luther
  • Men possessing minds of the first order and who have had opportunities of being known and of acquiring the general confidence do not abound in any country beyond the wants of the country. -- Thomas Jefferson
  • Of all the definitions of love that abound in our universe, a special favorite of mine is "the will to extend one's self for the purpose of nurturing one's own or another's spiritual growth". -- bell hooks
  • For as much as to understand and to be mighty are great qualities, the higher that they be, they are so much the less to be esteemed if goodness also abound not in the possessor. -- Philip Sidney
  • On each side of the war against war, hopes soar, hopes dive, hour by hour now. Resignations abound, timetables slip, and the world waits, mesmerised. I'm off to Melbourne to record an arts chat show. -- Margo Kingston
  • The king-becoming graces, As justice, verity, temp'rance, stableness, Bounty, perseverance, mercy, lowliness, Devotion, patience, courage, fortitude, I have no relish of them, but abound In the division of each several crime, Acting in many ways. -- William Shakespeare