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Modernism may be seen as an attempt to reconstruct the world in the absence of God.
Modern and Modernism
Bryan Appleyard

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Absence does not make the heart grow fonder, but it sure heats up the blood.
Absence
Elizabeth Ashley

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Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Absence
Thomas Haynes Bayly

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Absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends.
Absence
Elizabeth Bowen

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Grief at the absence of a loved one is happiness compared to life with a person one hates.
Grief
Jean De La Bruyere

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Absence -- that common cure of love.
Absence
Miguel De Cervantes

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Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness.
Happiness
Chuang Tzu

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Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.
Absence
Colley Cibber

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In dreams the truth is learned that all good works are done in the absence of a caress.
Deeds and Good Deeds
Leonard Cohen

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In the matter of furnishing, I find a certain absence of ugliness far worse than ugliness.
Home
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.
Absence
William Cowper

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Absence of occupation is not rest; A mind quite vacant is a mind distressed.
Rest
William Cowper

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Absence of proof is not proof of absence.
Absence
William Cowper

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Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
Judgment and Judges
Wayne Dyer

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Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Absence
Thomas Fuller

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Grace is the absence of everything that indicates pain or difficulty, hesitation or incongruity.
Grace
William Hazlitt

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Solitude: a sweet absence of looks.
Solitude
Milan Kundera

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Absence and death are the same -- only that in death there is no suffering.
Absence
Walter Savage Landor

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You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
Bores and Boredom
Earl Nightingale

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The longest absence is less perilous to love than the terrible trials of incessant proximity.
Absence
Ouida

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A short absence is the safest.
Absence
Ovid

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Absence and a friendly neighbor washes away love.
Absence
Proverb

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We seem, as it were, to have conquered and peopled half the world in a fit of absence of mind.
Empire
Sir John Robert Seeley

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The biggest threat to our well-being is the absence of moral clarity and purpose.
Morality
Rick Shuman

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Tact is one of the first mental virtues, the absence of it is fatal to the best talent.
Tact and Tactfulness
William Gilmore Simms

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun