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Letter "H" » healing
«Any education that matters is liberal. All the saving truths, all the healing graces that distinguish a good education from a bad one or a full education from a half empty one are contained in that word.»
«Any discussion of the problems of being funny in America will not make sense unless we substitute the word wit for humor. Humor inspires sympathetic good-natured laughter and is favored by the ''healing-power'' gang. Wit goes for the jugular, not the jocular, and it's the opposite of football; instead of building character, it tears it down.»
Author: Florence King
, Good Natured
, tear down
«For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation. It gets the hurt out in the open into the light, out of the darkness.»
«America's present need is not heroics, but healing; not nostrums but normalcy; not revolution, but restoration.»
«''Healing,'' Papa would tell me, ''is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.''»
«Are all apostles? are all prophets? are all teachers? are all workers of miracles? / Have all the gifts of healing? do all speak with tongues? do all interpret? / But covet earnestly the best gifts: and yet shew I unto you a more excellent way.»
«But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings»
«. . . in seclusion, she had secluded herself from a thousand natural and healing influences; that, her mind, brooding solitary, had grown diseased, as all minds do and must and will that reverse the appointed order of their Maker . . .»
«By taking this action, I hope that I will have hastened the start of the healing.»
«A man renowned for repartee will seldom scruple to make free with friendship's finest feeling, will thrust a dagger at your breast, and say he wounded you in jest, by way of balm for healing.»