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In days gone by, we were afraid of dying in dishonor or a state of sin. Nowadays, we are afraid of dying fools. Now the fact is that there is no Extreme Unction to absolve us of foolishness. We endure it here on earth as subjective eternity. (Quote by - Jean Baudrillard)

History will absolve me. (Quote by - Fidel Castro)

Nothing that man ever invents will absolve him from the universal necessity of being good as God is good, righteous as God is righteous, and holy as God is holy. (Quote by - Charles Kingsley)

White shall not neutralize the black, nor good Compensate bad in man, absolve him so: Life's business being just the terrible choice. (Quote by - Robert Browning)

He adamantly denies any involvement in the recent appalling tragedies and he is confident that he will be absolved of all involvement. (Quote by - Richard Egan)

Just by setting up a Web site, Sony cannot absolve itself of responsibility for producing a $100 million movie that treats Christianity and the Catholic Church in an unfair way. (Quote by - Brian Finnerty)

I want to make it clear this does not absolve the players for their part in this season. In no way does this mean there will be no further changes. No way. The fact is there is a lot of blame to be spread around and a lot of it falls on the shoulders of people that were in that locker room. (Quote by - Dave Nonis)

Fate is a journey of our attempt to absolve destiny. (Quote by - Monk Frost)

There is strife between God's ways and human ways: damned by you, we are absolved by God. (Quote by - Tertullian)

Congress has really set this thing up in a way that they absolve themselves of blame, They have their scapegoats. They can blame the Pentagon. They can blame BRAC. It's hard for voters to say this is Ortiz's fault. (Quote by - Juan Carlos)

If we allow the consideration of heathen morality and heathen religion to absolve us from the duty of preaching the gospel we are really deposing Christ from His throne in our own souls. (Quote by - Roland Allen)

We must live for the few who know and appreciate us, who judge and absolve us, and for whom we have the same affection and indulgence. The rest I look upon as a mere crowd, lively or sad, loyal or corrupt, from whom there is nothing to be expected but fleeting emotions, either pleasant or unpleasant, which leave no trace behind them. (Quote by - Sarah Bernhardt)

When a nation has allowed itself to fall under a tyrannical regime, it cannot be absolved from the faults due to the guilt of that regime. (Quote by - Winston Churchill)

The word 'confession,' to me, means needing to be absolved, I'm not asking for forgiveness. I'm not asking people to understand. I'd like to think that I tell stories and sometimes my life weaves through it. (Quote by - Tori Amos)

Our home, incredible as it may sound, was lovely: a true Victorian damsel absolved of her sins and her glory restored. (Quote by - Patricia A. Tretout)

No one to blame! That was why most people led lives they hated, with people they hated. How wonderful to have someone to blame! How wonderful to live with one's nemesis! You may be miserable, but you feel forever in the right. You may be fragmented, but you feel absolved of all the blame for it. Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. (Quote by - Erica Jong)

All humans realize they are loved when witnessing the dawn; early morning is the truimph of good over evil. Absolved by light we decide to go on. (Quote by - Rufus Wainwright)

Of course, Third World leaders love you. By ascribing third world ills to First World sins, you absolve them of blame for their countries' failure to advance. (Quote by - John McCarthy)

Condemn me, it does not matter, history will absolve me. (Quote by - Fidel Castro)

As I write, highly civilized human beings are flying overhead trying to kill me. They do not feel any enmity against me as an individual, nor I against them. They are only doing their duty, as the saying goes. Most of them, I have no doubt, are kind-hearted law-abiding men who would never dream of committing murder in private life. On the other hand, if one of them succeeds in blowing me to pieces with a well-placed bomb, he will never sleep any worse for it. He is serving his country, which has the power to absolve him from evil. (Quote by - George Orwell)

Nothing is so soothing to our self esteem as to find our bad traits in our forebears. It seems to absolve us. (Quote by - Van Wyck Brooks)

Forgiveness does not absolve you from consequences. (Quote by - Tom DeLay)

On the literal level, Ada is looking for her father. Charles's search is more psychological. Physically, he's looking for the village [where he killed a Vietnamese child point-blank]. By extension, if he finds the village, he thinks something will happen and he'll be absolved -- find completion. I suppose it's symbolic of what happened to him in Vietnam. Ada is still looking for what he was. . . . One can never find certainty but that won't stop her from trying. The quest beyond finding him physically is to discover where he comes from, where he's been, what happened to him and by extension what happened to her. (Quote by - David Bergen)

I don't absolve my father completely of his responsibility for what he did to us I feel compassion, maybe. He had his demons. But I still can't understand how a man can walk away from children. And leave them to starve, as we nearly did, if it wasn't for my mother going out and begging. (Quote by - Frank McCourt)

The Church used to absolve sinners; today it has the gall to absolve sins. (Quote by - Nicolas Gomez Davila)


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