The truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.
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We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force.
When I die, I hope to go to Heaven, whatever the Hell that is.
To say 'I love you' one must first be able to say the 'I.'
Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason.
Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
A building has integrity just like a man. And just as seldom.
I don't build in order to have clients. I have clients in order to build.
Throughout the centuries there were men who took first steps, down new roads, armed with nothing but their own vision.
Love is the expression of one's values, the greatest reward you can earn for the moral qualities you have achieved in your character and person, the emotional price paid by one man for the joy he receives from the virtues of another.
The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity.
Rumors sound of galleries asking artists for upsized art and more of it. I've heard of photographers asked to print larger to increase the wall power and salability of their work. Everything winds up set to maximum in order to feed the beast.
Art and works of art do not make an artist sense and enthusiasm and instinct do.
Moderation is part of faith, so those who accuse Muslim schools of fostering fanaticism should learn a bit more about Islam.
I have a great respect for incremental improvement, and I've done that sort of thing in my life, but I've always been attracted to the more revolutionary changes. I don't know why. Because they're harder. They're much more stressful emotionally. And you usually go through a period where everybody tells you that you've completely failed.
A well-instructed people alone can be permanently a free people.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
I haven't spoken to my wife in years. I didn't want to interrupt her.
I pray every night before I go to sleep and every morning when I wake up.
It's not surprising, then, they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren't like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or anti-trade sentiment as a way to explain their frustrations.