Quotes containing word "presence"

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Sell also: bearing, front, mien

Definitions and meanings of word "presence"

• Noun: the state of being present; current existence; example: "he tested for the presence of radon"

• Noun: the immediate proximity of someone or something; examples: "she blushed in his presence", "he sensed the presence of danger", "he was well behaved in front of company"

• Noun: an invisible spiritual being felt to be nearby

• Noun: the impression that something is present; example: "he felt the presence of an evil force"

• Noun: dignified manner or conduct

• Noun: the act of being present

Featured authors with quotes containing word "presence"

Kim Dae Jung
3 quotes about presence
South Korean Leader
Born Thursday 3 December 1925
Olympia Dukakis
one quote about presence
American Actress
Born Saturday 20 June 1931
Charles Horton Cooley
one quote about presence
American Sociologist
1866 - 1928
Kenneth Scott Latourette
2 quotes about presence
American Historian, Educator
Wednesday 6 August 1884 - Thursday 26 December 1968
Andy Goldsworthy
2 quotes about presence
British Artist, Photographer, Environmentalist, Sculptor
Born Thursday 26 July 1956
Matthew Simpson
2 quotes about presence
American Clergyman
Friday 21 June 1811 - Wednesday 18 June 1884
Marianne Williamson
2 quotes about presence
American Author, Activist, Lecturer
Born Tuesday 8 July 1952
Sarah Zettel
2 quotes about presence
American Author
Born Thursday 1 December 1966
David Dewhurst
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American Politician
Born Saturday 18 August 1945
Alphonsus Liguori
2 quotes about presence
Italian Writer, Philosopher, Theologian, Clergyman, Saint
Thursday 27 September 1696 - Wednesday 1 August 1787
F. Murray Abraham
one quote about presence
American Actor
Born Tuesday 24 October 1939
Jim Cantalupo
one quote about presence
American Businessman
Sunday 14 November 1943 - Monday 19 April 2004

God is not something I think about but something I experience as an energy, a Presence. I do find it easier to pray to a female Presence or an androgynous Presence.

Olympia Dukakis

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We are ashamed to seem evasive in the presence of a straightforward man, cowardly in the presence of a brave one, gross in the eyes of a refined one, and so on. We always imagine, and in imagining share, the judgments of the other mind.

Charles Horton Cooley

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We need a human presence at the border and a humane presence at the border.

David Dewhurst

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The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.

Epictetus

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Where there is devotional music, God is always at hand with His gracious presence.

Johannes Sebastian Bach

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I think the success of democracy is not really police security; it's the presence of a broad middle class. The stronger the middle class of a people is, the less you have to worry about one group coming in and exploiting the democratic process for its own ends.

King Abdullah II

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As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

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It is to be remedied that the false traitors will suffer no man to come into the king's presence for no cause without bribes where none ought to be had. Any man might have his coming to him to ask him grace or judgment in such case as the king may give.

Jack Cade

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When there are no women on the tour it can get awful and ugly - constant horrible jokes and gross behaviour. It needs to be leavened with a feminine presence.

Evan Dando

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I think I was perceived in one fashion. A video is based on a song. I think you can get glimpses of people's presence within that. There's some people you enjoy watching more than others.

Taylor Dane

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Nature hath given not only to the highest, but also to the inferior, classes of the people of this nation, a boldness and confidence in speaking and answering, even in the presence of their princes and chieftains.

Giraldus Cambrensis

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The markets where we've got real good presence are the older, more mature markets like Australia, and Western Europe - where we've only got 6,000 stores, compared to the US with 13,000.

Jim Cantalupo

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Our people, though capable of strong and durable feeling, were not demonstrative in their affection at any time, least of all in the presence of guests or strangers.

Charles Eastman

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I was never really a big presence in the home.

Dick Ebersol

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Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.

Thomas Fuller

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The increased presence of Muslims in Italy and in Europe is directly proportional to our loss of freedom.

Oriana Fallaci

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While a strong presence on our southern border is imperative, the border cannot be secured unless we enforce our internal laws and stop ignoring the open complicity of U.S. companies and foreign nations to promote illegal activities.

Elton Gallegly

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Our role is to develop techniques that allow us to provide emergency life-saving procedures to injured patients in an extreme, remote environment without the presence of a physician.

Chris Hadfield

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Viv had this kind of stage presence where you couldn't ignore it. He walked onstage, he looked dangerous. You just didn't know what he was going to do.

Neil Innes

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Arnold Schwarzenegger, I don't know if you'd call him a great actor, but he's amazing in terms of his presence, and he is interesting enough that you want to watch him.

F. Murray Abraham

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