One of 16 vestal virgins - phrase meaning and origin. Posted by Lewis on April 29, 2005 In Reply to: One of the 16 vestal virgins posted by David FG on April 21, 2005 : : In the song "A Whiter Shade of Pale" there is one verse that I am hoping someone might be able to explain.
"One of the 16 vestal virgins". Google. Dies Irae. Sixty Quotes - BrainyQuote. 10 Quotes on Persistence to Help You Keep Going. Entrepreneurship is a labor of love, and like any great love, that often means a lot of passion and a lot of persistence to reach your happily ever after.
There are set-backs and failures and successes and triumphs, but it just may be that all those peaks and valleys are what make being an entrepreneur so great. Related: Remember, Persistence Pays Off. Stay Motivated With These 5 Tips. The one ingredient you’ll always need for the journey of entrepreneurship is persistence. Quote by Abraham Lincoln: “We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be...” Quote by George Saunders: Don't be afraid to be confused. Try to remain p... Collected Quotes from Albert Einstein. [Note: This list of Einstein quotes was being forwarded around the Internet in e-mail, so I decided to put it on my web page.
I'm afraid I can't vouch for its authenticity, tell you where it came from, who compiled the list, who Kevin Harris is, or anything like that. Still, the quotes are interesting and enlightening.] "Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction. " "Imagination is more important than knowledge.
" Copyright: Kevin Harris 1995 (may be freely distributed with this acknowledgement) Jonathan Edwards Quotes. Jonathan Edwards Quotes (Author of Religious Affections) Benjamin Franklin Quotes (Author of The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin) Confucius - Chinese Philosopher. Confucius, or as literally translated, Master Kong (K'ung-fu-tzu or Kongfuzi), lived and worked during what is known as the Chinese Spring and Autumn Period (770-481 BCE), and is by tradition said to have been born on the 28th of September in 551 BCE in the state of Lu located on the Shandong peninsula in northeastern China and died in 479 BCE.
It is said, “by tradition” because it is difficult to distinguish much of Confucius’ life between the factual and the legendary. Confucius was an infamous Chinese thinker and educator, comparable to Socrates in the West, who developed a social and political philosophy that is often considered to be the foundation of subsequent Chinese thought. He was the founder of the Ru School of Chinese thought and the philosophical school of thought that has come to bear his name, Confucianism, comes from his tradition and the fragments that were recorded in the text called Analects (Lunyu).
Do not do to others what you do not want done to yourself. Chuang Tzu - Quotes, Introduction, Articles. Tim Oey. Quotes and Other Stuff. Famous Inspirational Quotes & Sayings. The PROPHET, by Kahlil Gibran. Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes (Author of The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.) “Now there is a final reason I think that Jesus says, "Love your enemies.
" It is this: that love has within it a redemptive power. And there is a power there that eventually transforms individuals. Just keep being friendly to that person. Just keep loving them, and they can’t stand it too long. Oh, they react in many ways in the beginning. Aristotle Quotes. Alexander the Great Quotes. Edison Quotes. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor born on February 11, 1847.
Edison is one of the best known inventors in American history, who invented: an improved light bulb, electrical power systems, the phonograph, motion picture cameras and projectors, and more. On Failure While Edison has always been thought of as an extremely successful inventor, he has always reminded us in his quotes that failure and dealing with failure in a positive way has always been a reality for all inventors. How an inventor deals with the inevitable failures that happen along the way, can make or break their path to success. The second Edison quote in this section refers directly to Edison's striving to invent the first practical light bulb. "Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. " The Value of Hard Work During his lifetime, Thomas Edison patented 1,093 inventions, making him both a prolific and hard-working inventor.
An inventor is a man who looks upon the world and is not. Begin The Relationship. Carl Sagan Quotes (Author of Contact) “Look again at that dot.
That's here. That's home. That's us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives.