Quotation Explorer - 'Midst'

A simple enough pleasure, surely, to have breakfast alone with one's husband, but how seldom married people in the midst of life achieve it. - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Blessed be childhood which brings down something of heaven into the midst of our rough earthliness.
Her vice takes hold of her again, but she still refrains until some moment when, gnawed by some hideous caprice, she comes aground like a mournful wreck ruined by lust, in the midst of her own banal, perfidious pollution. - Jean Lorrain
Reading is that fruitful miracle of a communication in the midst of solitude. - Marcel Proust
The arrangements that couples make in order to maintain civility in the midst of their journey to divorce are often most elaborate when the professed top priority is to protect a child. - John Irving
This storm we are in concerns me greatly. Even in the midst of the storm I know the Son shines from behind the clouds and will eventually break through completely. There is hope. Let's impact this change together. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
How are the mighty fallen in the midst of the battle! - Bible
In the midst of your struggles, you WILL find a reason to keep going. Don’t give up! - Robert Tew
And from the midst of cheerless gloomI passed to bright unclouded day. - Emily Brontë
A wise teacher learns in the midst of teaching; a wise student teaches in the midst of learning. - Mollie Marti
Even though we live in an unfair world, where some men and nations acquire their wealth in ways that are not always as straightforward as we would like it to be, yet in the midst of it all, it is not impossible to discover principles and secrets for the greatness of nations. - Sunday Adelaja
The stupendous fact that we stand in the midst of reality will always be something far more wonderful than anything we do.
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion. It is easy in solitude to live after our own. But the great man is he who, in the midst of the crowd, keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Peace is not the absence of chaos. It is the presence of tranquility and joy in the midst of chaos. - Debasish Mridha
You are the light in the midst of darkness. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I am the bended, but not broken. I am the power of the thunderstorm. I am the beauty in the beast. I am the strength in weakness. I am the confidence in the midst of doubt. I am Her! - Kierra C.T. Banks
Live in the midst of q crowd, but think like you're in the solitude. - Debasish Mridha
The known is finite, the unknown is infinite; intellectually we stand on an islet in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability. Our business in every generation is to claim a little more land. - T. H. Huxley
Forerun thy peers, thy time, and letThy feet, millenniums hence, be set In midst of knowledge, dream'd not yet. - Alfred Tennyson
Music itself has taught me never to underestimate a mistake, for, in the midst of all, it’s often in that mistake where the realm of the unexpected creation is hidden. - Anna Jae
To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance. - Gautama Buddha
Happiness is not in perfection but it is a perception in the midst of imperfection. - Debasish Mridha
If you cannot find beauty in the midst of ugliness to find heaven on earth, you will not be able to find heaven in space. - Debasish Mridha
The reason why I smile even in the midst of the storm is because I know that Jesus Christ will carry me through. - Gugu Mona
Do not stop pursuing your dreams in the midst of all the difficult situations you find yourself to be in. Instead, set your goals in faith. - Auliq Ice
One of the qualities of liberty is that, as long as it is being striven after, it goes on expanding. Therefore, the man who stands in the midst of the struggle and says, "I have it," merely shows by doing so that he has just lost it. - Henrik Ibsen
...the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
When you are in love, you are in an aura of aplomb in the midst of adversity. - Debasish Mridha
In the midst of our lives we must find the One who tends to our scars, mends our hearts, and heals our souls. - Aisha Mirza
Calm is not a place where there is no noise or activity. It is the ability to be in the midst of these, yet experiencing peace within. - Shilpa Menon
We must learn to be still in the midst of activity and to be vibrantly alive in repose. - Indira Gandhi
We laugh at honor and are shocked to find traitors in our midst. - C. S. Lewis
Live in the midst of a crowd, but think like you're in the solitude. - Debasish Mridha
I am planting a tree in this bomb crater to remind us that in the midst of death, there is life... and hope. - Robert S. Graetz
Great minds with great ideas usually share in the midst of their persecution - Jeremy Aldana
Some say the glass is half full and blush,Some say it’s half empty and sink,I feel you are in the midst of,reaching out for another awesome drink! - Jasleen Kaur Gumber
In the midst of battle, you need something versatile to keep your focus - Isaiah Hankel
When old people talk too much in presence of younger persons, they wouldn't know when their value would be diminishing.Talk less especially when a younger person is in your midst, it's a sign of dignity - OMOSOHWOFA CASEY
Dare to feel the joy of life even in the midst of misery. - Debasish Mridha
Raising donkeys in the midst of horses will not make them sprinters. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Peace does not dwell in outward things but within the soul; we may preserve it in the midst of the bitterest pain, if our will remains firm and submissive. Peace in this life springs from acquiescence to, not an exemption from, suffering. - François Fénelon
A poem often begins in the midst of wonderful wandering thoughts that are eager to open wings to fly in the beautiful blue sky of imagination. - Debasish Mridha
Law stands mute in the midst of arms. - Cicero
In the midst of life we are in death. Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust. - Book of Common Prayer
True joy does not discount real suffering; it shines all the greater in the midst of it. - Melissa B. Kruger
One doesn’t have to operate with great malice to do great harm. The absence of empathy and understanding are sufficient. In fact, a man convinced of his virtue even in the midst of his vice is the worst kind of man. - Charles M. Blow
HAPPINESS is based on externals; it fluctuates up and down every day. JOY, on the other hand, is internal; it can be cultivated and nurtured. We can be joyful even in the midst of a chaotic, unpredictable world. - Laurie Buchanan, PhD
We have been shown how to fight hate without becoming hate ourselves. We have been given a Companion and a Friend and not just a good idea. We have been given joy in the midst of failure, and not just a way of winning or being right. - Richard Rohr
Confidence thrills men for it means you won’t be fidgety or excessively jealous when the man is in the midst of people especially those of opposite sex. - Jaachynma N.E. Agu
True peace is when you can be happy in the midst of chaos. - Matthew Donnelly
Life is beautiful for those who can see the beauty in the midst of the ugliness. - Debasish Mridha
With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bended arm for a pillow - I have still joy in the midst of these things. Riches and honors acquired by unrighteousness are to me as a floating cloud. - Confucius
Life is a sea of sorrow in the midst of islands of happiness. - Matshona Dhliwayo
A beautiful person is a person who can see the beauty in the midst of ugliness. - Debasish Mridha
Peace means the way of finding the inner calmness, tranquility and joy, in the midst of conflicts and injustice. - Debasish Mridha
A smile is a God given sun that lights up our lives in the midst of darkness - Evy Michaels
Tact is an ability to live in the midst of ugliness without getting ugly. - Debasish Mridha
Everywhere I looked, hope existed - but only as some kind of green shoot in the midst of struggle. It was a theological concept, not a spiritual practice. Hope, I began to realize, was not a state of life. It was at best a gift of life. - Joan D. Chittister
It really seems to me that in the midst of great tragedy, there is always the horrible possibility that something terribly funny will happen. - Philip K. Dick
Love! In the midst of deception, you are my trust. - Debasish Mridha
Love finds beauty in the midst of ugliness and makes the journey of life worthwhile. - Debasish Mridha
Stories are made about girls like you. The wild ones, those rare faces that smile in the midst of chaos. - Nikki Rowe
Librarians hoard the wisdom of humanity. They are the keepers of all knowledge, the guardians at the temples of understanding and devoted protectors of the sanctuary in the midst of uneducated anarchy. - Stephen Colbert
The Christian journey is truly an exciting endeavor be-cause we become eyewitnesses to the holy activity of a wonderful God in our lives on a daily basis. One of the great marvels of the faith is that we are transformed into testifiers of His strength and grace in the midst of major obstacles. - Malcolm Walls
In the midst of a busy life don't forget to live. - Marty Rubin
In the midst of trouble,mankind will get many redemptions to God but never has he rendered to the fallen angels. - Efrain Jimenez Vazquez
In the midst of the affliction He counsels, strengthens confirms, nourishes, and favors us.... More over, when we have repented, He instantly remits the sins as well as the punishments. In the same manner parents ought to handle their children. - Martin Luther
It's laughter that lubricates our irritations, that releases our tensions, that feeds our joy… it’s the laughter that helps keep things warm and joyful even in the midst of pain. - Emilie Barnes
Beyond Islam and unbelief there is a desert plain. For us, there is a passion in the midst of that expanse. The knower who reaches there will prostrate, there is neither Islam nor unbelief, nor any 'where' in that place. - Jalaluddin Rumi
Life is a mess. And theology must be lived out in the midst of that mess. - Charles W. Colson
True philosophy must start from the most immediate and comprehensive fact of consciousness: 'I am life that wants to live, in the midst of life that wants to live - Albert Schweitzer
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Bertrand Russell
Disappointments will come, rejection will come, and failures will come in the midst of the fulfilment of your dream. Don't give up, don't give in, try to push little harder; I know it won't be easy to give that push but keep pushing my friend be persistent and you'll see great results. - Euginia Herlihy
Humans lose focus of the big picture when they’re drunken in the midst of their feelings. - Tojuro Hattori - Yuhki Kamatani
To manage to smile and have a good laugh in the midst of difficult times makes you look younger. - Euginia Herlihy
Deep, contended joy comes from a place of complete security and confidence [in God] - even in the midst of trial. - Charles R. Swindoll
This is what reading is like to me. It's finding a spring in the midst of a barren land. Just when I think I might up and die of thirst, I stumble onto this fresh, cold water, and I'm suddenly given this new life because I can-and do-drink to my heart's content. - Beverly Lewis
True education should teach us how to think, how to see the beauty in the midst of ugliness, how to love without judging, how to find opportunity to help, and how to develop a peaceful and nonviolent society. - Debasish Mridha
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude to live after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Even when you find yourself alone and in a 'place' where you feel it has no roads, continue to walk and explore; because in the midst of the unknown lay treasures unreachable to those who chose to stay in their comfort Zone. - Quetzal
Be awake in every moment but be calm and live in serenity in the midst of chaos. - Debasish Mridha
Meditation creates harmony in the midst of chaos in my inner world and outer reality. - Debasish Mridha
If you're feeling discouraged and defeated—don't quit. Play on, hope on, and move forward. The music you play—even in the midst of incredible darkness—can and will turn the tide of your own battles. - Seth Adam Smith
Love! In the midst of darkness, you're my guiding light. - Debasish Mridha
A man is seated on top of a tree in the midst of a burning forest. He sees all living beings perish. But he doesn’t realize that the same fate is soon to overtake him also. That man is fool. - Mahavira
Concern for man himself and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavor. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations. - Albert Einstein
In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer. - Albert Camus
Find calmness in storms. Find beauty in ugliness. Find peace in the midst of war. Now expand it. Only people with a higher consciousness can do this. It will make the world a better place for mankind. - Debasish Mridha
An optimist sees the beauty in the midst of ugliness. - Debasish Mridha
In the midst of life’s ups and down, beginnings and endings, let us live our life, let us be joyful, let us be happy. - Debasish Mridha
Love! In the midst of ugliness, you're my beauty. - Debasish Mridha
With the right MINDSET, you can Survive, Thrive & Grow... Even in the Midst of turbulence and change - Tony Dovale
In the midst of the vagaries of life, they provide us a trip to the land of goodness and fairies, of imaginations and possibilities.A childhood that wasn't spent watching cartoons or reading comic strips, no wonder, seems too dull to imagine. - Sanhita Baruah
Every poet... finds himself born in the midst of prose. He has to struggle from the littleness and obstruction of an actual world into the freedom and infinitude of an ideal. - Thomas Carlyle
I am lost in the midst of love and joy.Who will show me the path to happiness? - Debasish Mridha
Even in the midst of the storm the sun is still shining. - Dayna Lovely
I am always at peace even when I am in the midst of war. - Debasish Mridha
In the midst of the disappointment, we find faith as an anchor! - Lailah Gifty Akita
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