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Living creatures are nourished by food, and food is nourished by rain; rain itself is the water of life, which comes from selfless worship and service. - Bhagavad Gita

Evil is nourished and grows by concealment. - Virgil [Publius Vergilius Maro]

I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded. - Simone Weil

Suspicions that the mind, of itself, gathers, are but buzzes; but suspicions that are artificially nourished and put into men's heads by the tales and whisperings of others, have stings. - Sir Francis Bacon

Your own soul is nourished when you are kind; it is destroyed when you are cruel. - King Solomon

Love is a smoke made with the fume of sighs, Being purged, a fire sparkling in lovers' eyes, Being vexed, a sea nourished with lovers' tears. What is it else? A madness most discreet, A choking gall and a preserving sweet. - William Shakespeare

Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

I do not know who first invented the myth of sexual equality. But it is a myth willfully fostered and nourished by certain semi-scientists and other fiction writers. And it has done more, I suspect, to unsettle marital happiness than any other false doctrine of this myth-ridden age. - Phyllis McGinley

The thorn from the bush one has planted, nourished and pruned pricks more deeply and draws more blood. - Maya Angelou