Was God punishing Destiny because they had been greedy?
If God thought it was wrong, nothing we could have done would have been successful.
"Oh God," she cried softly.
I have faith only in God and the lofty destiny of our adored monarch.
* God has given it to me, let him who touches it beware!
God, I'm glad you called.
As a child I loved to sit on his knee and clasp his great hand with one of mine, while Miss Sullivan spelled into the other his beautiful words about God and the spiritual world.
Let me tell you something, my little brothers, my little sisters: You ought always to love God and praise Him.
I was, for a reason known to God alone, much more calm than the situation dictated.
God, I'm sorry, breaking down like that.
Thank god they didn't see my license plate number.
I don't know what the odds are, but I figure god is responsible for both - don't you think?
God, you look good to me.
God himself culminates in the present moment, and will never be more divine in the lapse of all the ages.
You toil not, neither do you spin, yet God takes care of you and your little ones.
It is wisdom that King Solomon asked God for, not intelligence.
The aunt spoke to each of them in the same words, about their health and her own, and the health of Her Majesty, "who, thank God, was better today."
I hope to God it never comes to that.
God, I hate it when he whines...
God is punishing my daughter for what you did.
God, I can't even describe Howie... from mentioning it.
Would god take Destiny from them - a trade for the twins?
Hands clasped, she prayed fervently, asking God not to let Destiny suffer for what they had done.
God, it was a hundred years ago.
We'd go back to god knows what; a life normal people live.
God, when he goes it will kill Molly.
"Oh, god!" she said, flopping down on the sofa and looking up the stairs.
God grant it! said Anna Pavlovna.
Maybe Darcie was god-sent.
God, he's probably never heard anyone doing that!
Is no part of this god forsaken state level or the roads straight?
I don't disagree and God knows I have no more idea what's causing these visions but they're ruling his life right now.
God, there'd be no such thing as privacy!
God, if this ability became widespread, it would be an assault of secrecy itself!
We had no right to play god any more than we were already doing.
We're a house of cards in a windstorm, held together by God knows what.
God knows who else will hound you if they have any idea of your capabilities.
There's this God-given gift hanging up there like a paper moon that only the five of us can make happen.
He has these god-awful nightmares and wakes me up thrashing around.
God, and now we have a description and plate number!
God, Howie, I'm scared shitless.
God knows, there are enough threats to our operation's survival without her coming on board.
He prayeth best, who loveth best All things both great and small; For the dear God who loveth us, He made and loveth all.
God, you ought to hear him moaning in his sleep!
God Quinn cut him some slack!
God, I hope you don't!
God, I don't know if I ever even kissed a girl before Julie!
I know what Howie and you guys do though God knows, I don't know how.
Then he stole his credit card, insurance papers and god knows what else and used 'em to get patched up in Cleveland.
"God," she said her eyes wide as she stared at Betsy.
I do not see how we can help thinking about God when He is so good to us all the time.
This was an airy and unplastered cabin, fit to entertain a travelling god, and where a goddess might trail her garments.
I have said that Walden has no visible inlet nor outlet, but it is on the one hand distantly and indirectly related to Flint's Pond, which is more elevated, by a chain of small ponds coming from that quarter, and on the other directly and manifestly to Concord River, which is lower, by a similar chain of ponds through which in some other geological period it may have flowed, and by a little digging, which God forbid, it can be made to flow thither again.
* "Good God, what simplicity!"
If there is a God and future life, there is truth and good, and man's highest happiness consists in striving to attain them.
"Lord God of might, God of our salvation!" began the priest in that voice, clear, not grandiloquent but mild, in which only the Slav clergy read and which acts so irresistibly on a Russian heart.
Lord God of might, God of our salvation!
God forbid that you should make peace after all our sacrifices and such insane retreats!
Lelorgne d'Ideville smilingly interpreted this speech to Napoleon thus: "If a battle takes place within the next three days the French will win, but if later, God knows what will happen."
"The Smolensk Mother of God," another corrected him.
"To tell you the truth, between ourselves, God only knows what state our left flank is in," said Boris confidentially lowering his voice.
"I wonder if God is punishing us," she mused.
He proceeded to thank God for the food and company.
"Thank god Howie pledged us to secrecy," I said.
God, he's so anal!
God, don't you remember those first few weekends?
"God," said Martha, empting a glass.
He'd kill me; I swear to God, he would!
God, Ben, you think I'm some kind of conniving bitch!
Thank god you called!
God can dumbness keep While Sin creeps grinning through His house of Time.
Love your Heavenly Father with your whole heart and soul, love every child of God as much as ever you can, and remember that the possibilities of good are greater than the possibilities of evil; and you have the key to Heaven.
God in all that liberates and lifts, In all that humbles, sweetens and consoles.
Bishop Brooks taught me no special creed or dogma; but he impressed upon my mind two great ideas--the fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and made me feel that these truths underlie all creeds and forms of worship.
And so God who is the greatest and happiest of all beings is the most loving too.
And the more we love the more near we are to God and His Love.
But do you not think that God is happy too because you are happy?
But God does not only want us to be HAPPY; He wants us to be good.
Yesterday I thought for the first time what a beautiful thing motion was, and it seemed to me that everything was trying to get near to God, does it seem that way to you?
Perhaps the Old Sea God as he lay asleep upon the shore, heard the soft music of growing things--the stir of life in the earth's bosom, and his stormy heart was angry, because he knew that his and Winter's reign was almost at an end.
When we crossed over to the Canadian side, I cried, "God save the Queen!"
Every day I find how little I know, but I do not feel discouraged since God has given me an eternity in which to learn more.
She had no conception of God before she heard the word "God," as her comments very clearly show.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
We are bothered a good deal by people who assume the responsibility of the world when God is neglectful.
A. says God made me and every one out of sand; but it must be a joke.
After a moment she went on: A. says God is everywhere, and that He is all love; but I do not think a person can be made out of love.
She says He (meaning God) is my dear father.
Here are some of them: "What did God make the new worlds out of?"
I told her that God was everywhere, and that she must not think of Him as a person, but as the life, the mind, the soul of everything.
"But," said Helen, quickly, "I think God could make some more worlds as well as He made this one."
One day she asked, "Does God take care of us all the time?"
We shall speak, yes, and sing, too, as God intended we should speak and sing.
Her admiration for the impressive explanations which Bishop Brooks has given her of the Fatherhood of God is well known.
In one of his letters, speaking of how God in every way tells us of His love, he says, "I think he writes it even upon the walls of the great house of nature which we live in, that he is our Father."
After all, sight and hearing are but two of the beautiful blessings which God had given me.
Let the dead past bury its dead, Act, act in the living present, Heart within and God overhead.
But if my jacket and trousers, my hat and shoes, are fit to worship God in, they will do; will they not?
As I live, saith the Lord God, ye shall not have occasion any more to use this proverb in Israel.
Thank God, I can sit and I can stand without the aid of a furniture warehouse.
I believe that what so saddens the reformer is not his sympathy with his fellows in distress, but, though he be the holiest son of God, is his private ail.
Man flows at once to God when the channel of purity is open.
Every man is the builder of a temple, called his body, to the god he worships, after a style purely his own, nor can he get off by hammering marble instead.
I sacrificed it to Vulcan, for it was past serving the god Terminus.
These he peddles still, prompting God and disgracing man, bearing for fruit his brain only, like the nut its kernel.
It is because they do not obey the hint which God gives them, nor accept the pardon which he freely offers to all.
God will see that you do not want society.
God is only the president of the day, and Webster is his orator.
So will help you God, and so only.
I think that it is enough if they have God on their side, without waiting for that other one.
"Ah, my love," answered Anna Mikhaylovna, "God grant you never know what it is to be left a widow without means and with a son you love to distraction!
Perhaps God will help me to find a way to prepare him!...
May God support you...
You may die in your bed or God may spare you in a battle, replied Marya Dmitrievna's deep voice, which easily carried the whole length of the table.
God is my witness," and she made the sign of the cross, "I love her so much, and all of you, only Vera...
God grant that the Corsican monster who is destroying the peace of Europe may be overthrown by the angel whom it has pleased the Almighty, in His goodness, to give us as sovereign!
He is leaving me here, God knows why, when he might have had promotion...
"Thank God," said his son smiling.
God has nothing to do with it!
* "Marlborough is going to the wars; God knows when he'll return."
May God help you, but we'll see what will happen.
God knows how long we may again be parted.
"Oh, my God!" he added, stepping resolutely forward.
God be praised! and he rode past that company and overtook the next one.
We are childwen of the dust... but one falls in love and one is a God, one is pua' as on the first day of cweation...
No one shall hear a word from me," said Rostov in an imploring voice, "but I can't apologize, by God I can't, do what you will!
And God only knows where your man Peter is, said the other adjutant.
"If a tenth part of his detachment returns I shall thank God," he added as if speaking to himself.
"Fo'ward, with God, lads!" rang out Denisov's voice.
"Youth, frivolity... well, God be with him," thought he, relishing his own goodness of heart, "but it must be brought to a head.
"Thank God!" said Prince Vasili.
"God be thanked," thought the overseer, "the storm has blown over!"
And scarcely had she put that question than God gave her the answer in her own heart.
What could all that matter in comparison with the will of God, without Whose care not a hair of man's head can fall?
And, oh God, how passionately she must love him if she could so far forget herself!
"Thank God!" said Sonya, crossing herself.
"Oh God, what would happen to me if the Emperor spoke to me?" thought Rostov.
"My God, how happy I should be if he ordered me to leap into the fire this instant!" thought Rostov.
God grant that the one that will result from it will be as victorious!
"God be with you, general!" said the Emperor.
Yes, God be thanked!
Thank God, Boris is now on the staff.
God knows what he would have done at that moment had Helene not fled from the room.
God is merciful, birdie.
"God is merciful, doctors are never needed," she said.
"Oh, my God! thank God!" said Princess Mary.
"Thank God!" said the voice.
My God, I'm a ruined and dishonored man!
God could not have put into her heart an impulse that was against His will.
Only by laying stone on stone with the cooperation of all, by the millions of generations from our forefather Adam to our own times, is that temple reared which is to be a worthy dwelling place of the Great God, he added, and closed his eyes.
"I ought to tell you that I do not believe... do not believe in God," said Pierre, regretfully and with an effort, feeling it essential to speak the whole truth.
And to attain this end, we have the light called conscience that God has implanted in our souls.
A man offended you and you shot him, and you say you do not know God and hate your life.
"Yes... yes, I believe in God," he said.
"Yes, I do believe in God," he repeated.
After reading the first words of the Gospel: "In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God," Pierre went round the table and saw a large open box filled with something.
"One thing I thank God for is that I did not kill that man," said Pierre.
God will punish you, she said admonishingly, turning to Pierre.
"Let God and our gweat monarch judge me afterwards!" said Denisov going out, and Rostov heard the hoofs of several horses splashing through the mud.
That way we shall be saying there is no God--nothing! shouted Nicholas, banging the table--very little to the point as it seemed to his listeners, but quite relevantly to the course of his own thoughts.
My God, I cannot get on with him at all.
He was telling me something, and I wished to show him my sensibility, and not listening to what he was saying I began picturing to myself the condition of my inner man and the grace of God sanctifying me.
Your loss is so terrible that I can only explain it to myself as a special providence of God who, loving you, wishes to try you and your excellent mother.
Religion alone can explain to us what without its help man cannot comprehend: why, for what cause, kind and noble beings able to find happiness in life--not merely harming no one but necessary to the happiness of others--are called away to God, while cruel, useless, harmful persons, or such as are a burden to themselves and to others, are left living.
May God keep you in His holy and mighty care.
However, God grant that everything turns out well!
Several times he addressed a prayer to God that the wolf should come his way.
The Spaniards, through the Catholic clergy, offer praise to God for their victory over the French on the fourteenth of June, and the French, also through the Catholic clergy, offer praise because on that same fourteenth of June they defeated the Spaniards.
"Oh, my God, Count, there are moments when I would marry anybody!" she cried suddenly to her own surprise and with tears in her voice.
As for them"--and she pointed to the girls--"tomorrow I'll take them first to the Iberian shrine of the Mother of God, and then we'll drive to the Super-Rogue's.
Next morning Marya Dmitrievna took the young ladies to the Iberian shrine of the Mother of God and to Madame Suppert-Roguet, who was so afraid of Marya Dmitrievna that she always let her have costumes at a loss merely to get rid of her.
God is my witness, I did not know you had honored us with a visit, and I came in such a costume only to see my daughter.
God is my witness, I didn't know-" he repeated, stressing the word "God" so unnaturally and so unpleasantly that Princess Mary stood with downcast eyes not daring to look either at her father or at Natasha.
God is my witness, I did not know, muttered the old man, and after looking Natasha over from head to foot he went out.
Behind them sat Anna Mikhaylovna wearing a green headdress and with a happy look of resignation to the will of God on her face.
He was convinced that, as a duck is so made that it must live in water, so God had made him such that he must spend thirty thousand rubles a year and always occupy a prominent position in society.
God is the same everywhere.
"Well, Prince, may God give you great luck!" said Matrena in her gypsy accent.
And now she's ill, and God knows what!
* Those whom (God) wishes to destroy he drives mad.
"Thank God that I can," replied Prince Andrew.
God forbid that he should be humane, should love, or pity, or think of what is just and unjust.
When they prayed for all traveling by land and sea, she remembered Prince Andrew, prayed for him, and asked God to forgive her all the wrongs she had done him.
"Commit ourselves to God," Natasha inwardly repeated.
"Lord God, I submit myself to Thy will!" she thought.
The countess looked round several times at her daughter's softened face and shining eyes and prayed God to help her.
God of our fathers!
And it seemed to her that God heard her prayer.
If we go we are almost sure to be taken prisoners, and God knows...
From behind the door I heard how he lay down on his bed groaning and loudly exclaimed, 'My God!'
God has sent you! exclaimed deeply moved voices as Rostov passed through the anteroom.
Go your way and God be with you.
"Why should you be God knows where out of sight, during the battle?" he said, exchanging glances with his young companion.
The Iberian Mother of God! someone cried.
How does God above look at them and hear them? exclaimed Prince Andrew in a shrill, piercing voice.
They are repulsed everywhere, for which I thank God and our brave army!
My God!-- voices among the officers were heard saying.
And so I pray God to have you, my friend, in His holy and powerful keeping--Your friend Helene.
"Thank God, there is no more of that!" he thought, covering up his head again.
"To endure war is the most difficult subordination of man's freedom to the law of God," the voice had said.
Tomorrow after dinner I shall take the Iberian icon of the Mother of God to the wounded in the Catherine Hospital where we will have some water blessed.
His father keeps a cookshop here by the Stone Bridge, and you know there was a large icon of God Almighty painted with a scepter in one hand and an orb in the other.
As soon as the countess wakes we'll be off, God willing!
"The ways of God are past finding out!" she thought, feeling that the Almighty Hand, hitherto unseen, was becoming manifest in all that was now taking place.
When lunatics command our armies God evidently means these other madmen to be free.
One God is above us both....
One God is above us both!--Vereshchagin's words suddenly recurred to him, and a disagreeable shiver ran down his back.
The kingdom of God will be overthrown...
But how did God enjoin that law?
To love one's neighbors, to love one's enemies, to love everything, to love God in all His manifestations.
This icon of the Venerable Sergius, the servant of God and zealous champion of old of our country's weal, is offered to Your Imperial Majesty.
But when she heard of Prince Andrew's presence in their house, despite her sincere pity for him and for Natasha, she was seized by a joyful and superstitious feeling that God did not intend her to be separated from Nicholas.
Thank God! murmured Sonya.
"I say things happen not as we plan but as God judges," he replied, thinking that he was repeating what he had said before, and immediately continued:
We had a well-to-do homestead, plenty of land, we peasants lived well and our house was one to thank God for.
We had a little girl, but God took her before I went as a soldier.
At the Troitsa monastery they had spoken of the past, and he had told her that if he lived he would always thank God for his wound which had brought them together again, but after that they never spoke of the future.
This letter having no other object, I pray God, monsieur le Prince Koutouzov, to keep you in His holy and gracious protection!
But we, thank God, have no need to recognize his genius in order to hide our shame.
"Thank God!" he exclaimed.
"Yes, thank God!" he repeated, listening to Petya's rapturous account.
Only he prayed to God for death.
A paper has come from the Tsar!' so they began looking for him," here Karataev's lower jaw trembled, "but God had already forgiven him--he was dead!
God is in the midst, and each drop tries to expand so as to reflect Him to the greatest extent.
To that question, "What for?" a simple answer was now always ready in his soul: "Because there is a God, that God without whose will not one hair falls from a man's head."
"And because," Pierre continued, "only one who believes that there is a God ruling us can bear a loss such as hers and... yours."
Of course he is right there," said Countess Mary, "but he forgets that we have other duties nearer to us, duties indicated to us by God Himself, and that though we might expose ourselves to risks we must not risk our children."
I only pray God that something may happen to me such as happened to Plutarch's men, and I will act as they did.
To the men who fought against the rising truths of physical philosophy, it seemed that if they admitted that truth it would destroy faith in God, in the creation of the firmament, and in the miracle of Joshua the son of Nun.
"I wonder if God is punishing us," she mused.
How did God tell people that his home was in heaven?
And if anybody asks you, or if you ask yourself what God is, answer, "God is Love."
God is alone--but the devil, he is far from being alone; he sees a great deal of company; he is legion.
Lord, Thou art able to save both great and small; Thou art God, and man cannot prevail against Thee!
I thank you for it, and pray that God will bless you.