Discerning The Ghosts in Hiding Versus Manifested Ghosts in People

Famous quotes containing the words discerning the, people, manifested, discerning, ghosts and/or hiding:

    Whoever, therefore, eats the bread or drinks the cup of the Lord in an unworthy manner will be answerable for the body and blood of the Lord. Examine yourselves, and only then eat of the bread and drink of the cup. For all who eat and drink without discerning the body, eat and drink judgment against themselves.
    Bible: New Testament, 1 Corinthians 11:27-29.

    The pleasures of the imagination are as it were only drawings and models which are played with by poor people who cannot afford the real thing.
    —G.C. (Georg Christoph)

    One kind of justice is that which is manifested in distributions of honour or money or the other things that fall to be divided among those who have a share in the constitution ... and another kind is that which plays a rectifying part in transactions.
    Aristotle (384–323 B.C.)

    Much Madness is divinest Sense—
    To a discerning Eye—
    Much Sense—the starkest Madness—
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)

    Where souls do couch on flowers, we’ll hand in hand,
    And with our sprightly port make the ghosts gaze.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    When we retreat to the country, we are hiding not from people, but from our pride, which, in the city and among people, operates unfairly and immoderately.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)