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The world is full of beauty, as other worlds above, And if we did our duty, it might be as full of love. (Quote by - Gerald Massey)

Renounce the devil and all his works, the vain pomp and glory of the world. (Quote by - Book of Common Prayer)

Why, then, the world's mine oyster, Which I with sword will open. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

This world is a comedy to those who think, a tragedy to those who feel. (Quote by - Horace Walpole)

The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of it. (Quote by - John Locke)

Enjoy yourself, for there is nothing in the world we can call our own. (Quote by - Maltese Proverb)

If the world is cold, make it your business to build fires. (Quote by - Horace Traubel)

This restless world Is full of chances, which by habit's power To learn to bear is easier than to shun. (Quote by - John Armstrong)

The pomps and vanity of this wicked world. (Quote by - Bible)

If all the world must see the world As the world the world hath seen, Then it were better for the world That the world had never been. (Quote by - Charles C. Leland)

Socrates, indeed, when he was asked of what country he called himself, said, "Of the world"; for he considered himself an inhabitant and a citizen of the whole world. (Quote by - Cicero)

The earth only has so much bounty to offer and inventing ever larger and more notional prices for that bounty does not change its real value. (Quote by - Ben Elton)

Fly away, pretty moth, to the shade Of the leaf where you slumbered all day; Be content with the moon and the stars, pretty moth, And make use of your wings while you may. . . . . But tho' dreams of delight may have dazzled you quite, They at last found it dangerous play; Many things in this world that look bright, pretty moth, Only dazzle to lead us astray. (Quote by - Thomas Haynes Bayly)

Come, follow me, and leave the world to its babblings. (Quote by - Dante Alighieri)

It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

He sees that this great roundabout, The world, with all its motley rout, Church, army, physic, law, Its customs and its businesses, Is no concern at all of his, And says--what says he?--Caw. (Quote by - Vincent Bourne)

The world goes up and the world goes down, And the sunshine follows the rain; And yesterday's sneer and yesterday's frown Can never come over again, Sweet wife. No, never come over again. (Quote by - Charles Kingsley)

This world is all a fleeting show, For man's illusion given; The smiles of joy, the tears of woe, Deceitful shine, deceitful flow, There's nothing true but Heaven. (Quote by - George Moore)

The wrecks of matter, and the crush of worlds. (Quote by - Joseph Addison)

God is the author, men are only the players. These grand pieces which are played upon earth have been composed in heaven. (Quote by - Honore de Balzac)

The severe schools shall never laugh me out of the philosophy of Hermes, that this visible world is but a picture of the invisible, wherein as in a portrait, things are not truly, but in equivocal shapes, and as they counterfeit some real substance in that invisible fabric. (Quote by - Sir Thomas Browne)

Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it, we go nowhere. (Quote by - Carl Sagan)

To understand the world one must not be worrying about one's self. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

O world as God has made it! All is beauty. (Quote by - Robert Browning)

Half the world does not know how the other half lives. (Quote by - Francois Rabelais)

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