Quotation Explorer - 'Received'

Most non-readers are nothing but an agglomeration of third-hand opinion and blindly received wisdom. - Tom Bissell
A majority of the people do not actually lend their support to the authority, but just repay the debt to the favour received from her/him. - Anuj Somany
A little politeness might smooth the way ahead. Knowing it was his turn to be dispatched, the best he could hope for was as swift a death as the one Massetti had so thanklessly received. - Victoria Lamb
Mrs. GreyI have received three compliments on my new haircut. Compliments from my staffare new. It must be the ridiculous smile I’m wearing whenever I think about last night. You are indeed a wonderful, talented, beautiful woman.And all mine. - E.L. James
Sometimes It feels like time is an evil clown that we always imagine. It gives you everything you ask for, and when you are about to happily embrace every gift that you have received it snatches away everything laughing and clapping at you, watching you fall on your knees and break into pieces. - Akshay Vasu
The advice of friends must be received with a judicious reserve; we must not give ourselves up to it and follow it blindly, whether right or wrong. - Pierre Charron
If someone can enjoy marching to music in rank and file, I can feel only contempt for him; he has received his large brain by mistake, a spinal cord would have been enough. - Albert Einstein
How a Brand is received is determined by how it's perceived - Bernard Kelvin Clive
If we have received a precious gift from God, it is our imagination. When we tap into our powers of imagination, we are bombs of possibilities. - Hiroko Sakai
From a pound of iron, that costs little, a thousand watch-springs can be made, whose value becomes prodigious. The pound you have received from the Lord,--use it faithfully. - Robert Schumann
No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave. - Calvin Coolidge
I might paraphrase Churchill and say: never have I received so much for so little.[Exemplifying humility, upon accepting the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.] - Luis Federico Leloir
Once you begin to acknowledge random acts of kindness - both the ones you have received and the ones you have given - you can no longer believe that what you do does not matter. - Dawna Markova
So remember those who win the gameLose the love they sought to gainIn debitures of quality and dubious integrityTheir small-town eyes will gape at youIn dull surprise when payment dueExceeds accounts received at seventeen - Janis Ian
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. - George Washington
The information received from dreams is truly the greatest guidance anyone could ever ask for." The Giant Compass - Dr. Teresa L. DeCicco
There’s a much different message received, when the signs written in the flesh were not in your hand writing. - Dixie Waters
The message received from the mass media is that knowledge makes love less compelling; that it is ignorance that gives love its erotic and transgressive edge. - bell hooks
Listen to what flows from your own mouth. Is it really the message you intend to give? Is it coming out the way you want it to? Is it being received the way you hope it will be? - Akiroq Brost
Right from the beginning, we were born into a world where the ego rules, but when we came to God and received the new birth, we entered a world where love rules - Sunday Adelaja
Faith is receiving a blessing before you have seen it.Wisdom is taking care of the blessing once you have received it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
You don't know a woman until you have received a letter from her.
When someone received immortal love, their life becomes eternal. - Debasish Mridha
Do not think that we say that these things are only to be received by faith, but also that they are to be asserted by reason. For indeed it is not safe to commit these things to bare faith without reason, since assuredly truth cannot be without reason. - Clement of Alexandria
Body and spirit, I surrendered whole, To harsh Instructors- and received a soul. - Rudyard Kipling
When we leave this life, we only get to take two things: the love we received and the lessons we learned. - David W. Earle
It strikes me as unfortunate that this approach - affording the same dignity to and investing in the same quality for a poor child as you would for your own - is so often received as provocative. - Jacob Lief
Lots of people who complained about us recieving the MBE received theirs for heroism in the war--for killing people. We received ours for entertaining other people. I'd say we deserve ours more. Wouldn't you? - John Lennon
Your food stamps will be stopped effective March, 1992, because we received notice that you passed away. May God bless you. You may reapply if there is a change in your circumstances.
The man who has received a benefit ought always to remember it, but he who has granted it ought to forget the fact at once. - Demosthenes
Treasure the love you have received above all. It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished. - Og Mandino
Every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving. - Albert Einstein
Repentance is the gateway through which the Gospel can come to us. Repentance is the gateway to a joy-filled life with Christ, for it is the prerequisite for attaining forgiveness, and wherever forgiveness is received, there is salvation and joy. - M. Basilea Schlink
Each time I see a happy face, I see two beautiful minds: the creator and the receiver of happiness. Happiness is not produced or received by non-beautiful minds. A sadistic soul cannot conceive, produce or receive happiness. It is strange to these kinds. - Prinx Maurice
I think the sense of family and family achievement, plus the discipline which I received there from that one-room school were really very helpful in what I did later on. - Alan Shepard
Education is not received. It is achieved.
The requirement for advice being received well is that you’ve produced results with your life. Results are what matters! - Adam Smith
The best advice I've ever received is, 'No one else knows what they're doing either. - Ricky Gervais
stipulated that no distinction of race or colour will determine who received of his generosity. Abdus Salam - Alfred Nobel
Gratitude is the payment for what we have received. It also opens our hearts to fill our lives with abundance. - Debasish Mridha
I've received two key pieces of advice in regard to my books. The first is, "You should lay off the f-bombs." The other is, "You should add more f-bombs. - LiNCOLN PARK
I just met Stephen King in my dreams... I just said what I have watched and read from his books... Mainly I received a hug from him, it was like we are friends from long time. - Deyth Banger
Some of the best advice I ever received was "Man, that was terrible". - Tom Hanks
No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor is the reward for what he gave. - Calvin Coolidge
I received your letter of June 10th. I have never talked to a Jesuit priest in my life and I am astonished by the audacity to tell such lies about me. From the viewpoint of a Jesuit priest I am, of course, and have always been an atheist. - Albert Einstein
We Americans want peace, and it is now evident that we must be prepared to demand it. For other peoples have wanted peace, and the peace they received was the peace of death.
For what I have received, may the Lord make me truly thankful. And more truly for what I have not received. - Storm Jameson
At the time of departure from this beautiful world, you will able to take only one asset with you, and that is the love you gave away and the love you have received. - Debasish Mridha
O Holy Spirit, give me a simple heart which will not retire within itself to savor its own sorrows, a heart magnanimous in giving itself, easily moved to compassion, a faithful, generous heart, which does not forget any favor received nor hold resentment for any injuries done to it. - Leonce de Grandmaison
This life is a test. It is only a test. Had this been an actual life, you would have received further instructions as to what to do and where to go. - Unknown
Whatever it is you ask for in prayer, believing you have received it, it shall be yours. - Jesus
Be Practical." That's probably the most stupid piece of advice I've ever received in my life. - Sharad Vivek Sagar
Sociopath. A label given, and a title received. A definition adorned? Or perhaps a ribbon atop a word. - Gareth Brewer
The legacy I leave will be unimaginably enhanced by the legacies I received. Therefore, I must be wise enough to embrace the history of those who have gone before me so that I can shape the future of those who will go ahead of me. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Darnell had received what is called a sound commercial education, and would therefore have found very great difficulty in putting into articulate speech any thought that was worth thinking; - Arthur Machen
Still not sure about how easily he could be integrated into their posse, Trevor smiled in delighted relief at how tolerantly two of his close friends had received his new identity. - Zack Love
Thoughts are as simple as the process…a message from the soul; conveyed through the heart; received in the mind - Jeremy Aldana
During Christmas, open your heart with love to appreciate the beauty of life and all the presents that you have received from the earth. - Debasish Mridha
How wonderful it would be if people did all they could for one other without seeking anything in return! One should never remember a kindness done, and never forget a kindness received. - Kentetsu Takamori
As a parent who raised his children in dysfunction, I know the parental wounds my children received were not intentional; often they were my best expression of love, sometimes coming out sideways, not as I intended. - David W. Earle
I know what I have given you... I do not know what you have received. - Antonio Porchia
I learned what research was all about as a research student [with] Stoppani ... Max Perutz, and ... Fred Sanger... From them, I always received an unspoken message which in my imagination I translated as 'Do good experiments, and don’t worry about the rest. - César Milstein
It's not the law of religion nor the principles of morality that define our highways and pathways to God; only by the Grace of God are we led and drawn, to God. It is His grace that conquers a multitude of flaws and in that grace, there is only favor. Favor is not achieved; favor is received. - C. JoyBell C.
There is no such thing in the world as a self-made man or a self-made woman. We’ve received so much from so many for so long that we can’t even keep count. But, simply because we can’t keep count, doesn’t mean we discount. - Sharad Vivek Sagar
Be silent as to services you have rendered, but speak of favours you have received. - Seneca
Whoever has received knowledgeand eloquence in speech from Godshould not be silent or secretivebut demonstrate it willingly.When a great good is widely heard of,then, and only then, does it bloom,and when that good is praised by man,it has spread its blossoms. - Marie de France
In the end, nothing matters except love you gave away and love you have received. - Debasish Mridha
If you have ever prayed for something and received what you wanted, you engaged in Cosmic Ordering. - Stephen Richards
Failing conventionally is the route to go; as a group, lemmings may have a rotten image, but no individual lemming has ever received bad press - Warren Buffett
Alexander received more bravery of mind by the pattern of Achilles, than by hearing the definition of fortitude. - Sir Philip Sidney
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