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Burden Quotes

I remember my first review in London said I was the next Peter Brook. I said: 'No way. I'm not Peter Brook. I don't have the maturity, the experience, the intelligence. Don't burden me.'
Brook
Experience
First
I remember
Intelligence
London
Maturity
Me
Next
Peter
Remember
Review
Said
Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated.
Bear
Great
Hate
Hated
Hater
More
Than
Too
The burden of the self is lightened with I laugh at myself.
Laugh
Myself
Self
We have used the Bible as if it were a mere special constable's handbook, an opium dose for keeping beasts of burden patient while they are overloaded.
Beasts
Bible
Dose
Keeping
Mere
Opium
Overloaded
Patient
Special
Used
Were
While
The prosecutor, who is supposed to carry the burden of proof, really is an author.
Author
Carry
Proof
Prosecutor
Really
Supposed
Who
Labour may be a burden and a chastisement, but it is also an honour and a glory. Without it, nothing can be accomplished.
Accomplished
Also
Glory
Honour
Labour
May
Nothing
Without
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Behind
Casts
Hope
Journey
Like
Our
Shadow
Sun
Toward
Us
Which
Being noticed can be a burden. Jesus got himself crucified because he got himself noticed. So I disappear a lot.
Because
Being
Crucified
Disappear
Got
He
Himself
Jesus
Lot
Noticed
I feel sometimes that in children's books there are more and more grim problems, but I don't know that I want to burden third- and fourth-graders with them.
Books
Children
Feel
Grim
I feel
Know
More
More and more
Problems
Sometimes
Them
Third
Want
I would get up at 3 in the morning and write. Or sometimes I would write at midnight. Or I would write when my child napped. It wasn't a burden. I was so enthused about what I was doing at the time that I really didn't mind.
About
Child
Doing
Get
Midnight
Mind
Morning
Really
Sometimes
Time
Up
Would
Write
One of the illusions that we live by is that we can really know anybody else, and we're often surprised by traits in people that we thought we knew very well. The struggle to overcome loneliness, which is sort of our universal burden, leads us to leap to conclusions about who other people are.
About
Anybody
Anybody else
Conclusions
Else
Illusions
Knew
Know
Leads
Leap
Live
Loneliness
Often
What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous.
Become
Heavy
Heavy burden
Name
Too
I never learnt Hebrew because my health was fragile, and it was thought that learning Hebrew would be an added burden. I regret it, because I would like to be able to join in fully. Not that I am a believer, but I would like to be.
Able
Added
Am
Because
Believer
Fragile
Fully
Health
Hebrew
I am
Join
Learning
Learnt
There are plenty of good Indian writers in English, and none of us feel we are carrying the burden of being a poster boy.
Being
Boy
Carrying
English
Feel
Good
Indian
None
Plenty
Poster
Poster boy
Us
Writers
Check the price
for your project
The scales of reckoning with mortality are never evenly weighted, alas, and thus it is on the shoulders of the living that the burden of justice must continue to rest.
Alas
Continue
Justice
Living
Mortality
Must
Never
Reckoning
Rest
Scales
Shoulders
Thus
Placing on writers the responsibility to represent a culture is an onerous burden.
Culture
Placing
Represent
Responsibility
Writers
The weight of the world is love. Under the burden of solitude, under the burden of dissatisfaction.
Dissatisfaction
Love
Solitude
Weight
World
What makes old age hard to bear is not the failing of one's faculties, mental and physical, but the burden of one's memories.
Age
Bear
Faculties
Failing
Hard
Makes
Memories
Mental
Old
Old age
Physical
Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.
Folly
Future
Humanity
Ignorant
Important
Juvenile
Lost
Stars
Superstition
Too
For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one who suffers the disease; he is burdened with his own sorrow, and groans on seeing another's happiness.
Another
Burdened
Disease
Doubles
Groans
Happiness
Hatred
He
Heart
His
Near
Own
Poison
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.
Anyone
Anyone Else
Else
No-One
Useless
Who
World

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