„By dipping in the river everyday a Brahmin were to jump to heaven, the frog which is born and lives in water should surely go to heaven.“

—  Sarvajna
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Kannada poet, pragmatist and philosopher

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„The old pond:
A frog jumps in,—
The sound of the water.“

—  Bashō Matsuo Japanese poet 1644 - 1694
Classical Japanese Database, Translation #64 http://carlsensei.com/classical/index.php/translation/view/64 (Translation: Reginald Horace Blyth) At the ancient pond the frog plunges into the sound of water (Translation: Sam Hamill) Old pond, leap-splash – a frog. Basho, On Love and Barley: Haiku of Basho, London, 1985, p. 58 (Translation: Lucien Stryk) Breaking the silence Of an ancient pond, A frog jumped into water – A deep resonance. Matsuo Bashō, The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Travel Sketches, London, 1966, p. 9 (Translation: Nobuyuki Yuasa)

William Blake photo

„Dip him in the river who loves water.“

—  William Blake, The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

Li Bai photo

„See how the Yellow River's waters move out of heaven,
Entering the ocean, never to return.“

—  Li Bai Chinese poet of the Tang dynasty poetry period 701 - 762
"Bringing In The Wine" http://www.sanjeev.net/poetry/po-li/bringing-in-the-wine-109723.html (將進酒)

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Robert Grosseteste photo

„The head is borne towards the heavens and has two lights, as it were the sun and moon.“

—  Robert Grosseteste English bishop and philosopher 1175 - 1253
As quoted by J. J. McEvoy, The philosophy of Robert Grosseteste (1982) p. 372.

Czeslaw Milosz photo

„How it should be in Heaven I know, for I was there.
By its river. Listening to its birds.“

—  Czeslaw Milosz Polish, poet, diplomat, prosaist, writer, and translator 1911 - 2004
Context: How it should be in Heaven I know, for I was there. By its river. Listening to its birds. In its season: in summer, shortly after sunrise. I would get up and run to my thousand works And the garden was superterrestrial, owned by imagination. "How It Should Be in Heaven" (1986), trans. Czesŀaw Miŀosz and Robert Hass

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Isaac Asimov photo

„If I am right, then (religious fundamentalists) will not go to Heaven, because there is no Heaven. If they are right, then they will not go to Heaven, because they are hypocrites.“

—  Isaac Asimov American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, known for his works of science fiction and popula... 1920 - 1992

Muhammad Ali photo

„Live everyday as if it were your last because someday you're going to be right.“

—  Muhammad Ali African American boxer, philanthropist and activist 1942 - 2016

Mitch Albom photo

„People often belittle the place where they were born but heaven can be found in the most unlikely places.“

—  Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven
Context: "Ah." The Blue Man nodded. "Well people often belittle the place where they were born. But heaven can be found in the most unlikely corners. And heaven itself has many steps. This, for me, is the second. And for you the first."

Periyar E. V. Ramasamy photo

„I have not talked of anything to despise the Brahmins, just because they are born as Brahmins.“

—  Periyar E. V. Ramasamy Tamil politician and social reformer 1879 - 1973
Veeramani, Collected Works of Periyar, p. 517.

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John Jay photo

„The Americans are the first people whom heaven has favoured with an opportunity of deliberating upon and choosing forms of government under which they should live.“

—  John Jay American politician and a founding father of the United States 1745 - 1829
Charge to the Grand Jury of Ulster County http://www.johnjayinstitute.org/resources/publications/john-jays-charge-to-the-grand-jury-of-ulster-county-1777-and-charge-to-the/ (1777).