Quotes about Treasure
"I am an underwater explorer, not a treasure hunter."
"Try to make at least one person happy every day. If you cannot do a kind deed, speak a kind word. If you cannot speak a kind word, think a kind thought. Count up, if you can, the treasure of happiness that you would dispense in a week, in a year, in a lifetime!"
Lawrence G. Lovasik
"A faithful friend is a strong defense; And he that hath found him hath found a treasure."
Louisa May Alcott
"Loving oneself isn't hard, when you understand who and what 'yourself' is. It has nothing to do with the shape of your face, the size of your eyes, the length of your hair or the quality of your clothes. It's so beyond all of those things and it's what gives life to everything about you. Your own self is such a treasure."
"Also, when you escape a Communist regime, you treasure liberty and you understand that as government and state expand, liberty must contract."
"The public treasure has been duly applied to the uses to which it was appropriated by Parliament, and regular accounts have been annually laid before Parliament, of every article of expense."
"A box without hinges, key, or lid, yet golden treasure inside is hid."
J. R. R. Tolkien
"I don't have anything from the television series. I treasure the videotapes from Columbia House."
"People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they never enjoy."
"If out of all mankind one finds a single friend, he has found something more precious than any treasure, since there is nothing in the world so valuable that it can be compared to a real friend."
"Fear is a question. What are you afraid of and why? Our fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if we explore them."
"In my public service, I treasure my friendship with law enforcement officers. I admire what they do and support them in every aspect of their job. I have always looked upon law enforcement officers as my friends."
"Treasure your relationships, not your possessions."
Anthony J. D'Angelo
"I must go deeper and even stronger into my treasure mine and stint nothing of time, toil, or torture."
"Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument."
"Bohemia is nothing more than the little country in which you do not live. If you try to obtain citizenship in it, at once the court and retinue pack the royal archives and treasure and move away beyond the hills."
"When you have a child, your previous life seems like someone else's. It's like living in a house and suddenly finding a room you didn't know was there, full of treasure and light."
Carol Ann Duffy
"Many a treasure besides Ali Baba's is unlocked with a verbal key."
Henry Van Dyke
"I think people are by-and-large happy with the providers that they have got now. They treasure that doctor-patient relationship."
"Our presence in Afghanistan is not worth the price of any more American lives or treasure."
"Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world."
"Rather than be asked to abandon one's own heritage and to adapt to the mores of the new country, one was expected to possess a treasure of foreign skills and customs that would enrich the resources of American living."
"I think humor is important for all of us, and a great comedian is a great treasure."
"Our economic system, run for profit and waste and based primarily on the extractive industries, is the cause of climate change. We have wasted the earth's treasure and we can no longer exploit it cheaply."
"All the armies of Europe, Asia and Africa combined, with all the treasure of the earth (our own excepted) in their military chest; with a Buonaparte for a commander, could not by force, take a drink from the Ohio, or make a track on the Blue Ridge, in a trial of a thousand years."
"Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have - life itself."
"The men and women of the CIA are a national treasure."
John O. Brennan
"Happiness is your own treasure because it lies within you."
"God, as Truth, has been for me a treasure beyond price. May He be so to every one of us."
"I don't have anything that I treasure at all. They're just things. I tend to buy an awful lot of stuff, like clothes and things. But I wouldn't be bothered if my house burns down tomorrow."
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