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Art cannot result from sophisticated, frivolous, or superficial effects.
When one makes a Revolution, one cannot mark time; one must always go forward - or go back. He who now talks about the 'freedom of the press' goes backward, and halts our headlong course towards Socialism.
Your performance depends on your people. Select the best, train them and back them. When errors occur, give sharper guidance. If errors persist or if the fit feels wrong, help them move on. The country cannot afford amateur hour in the White House.
Liberty cannot be established without morality, nor morality without faith.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Since we cannot know all that there is to be known about anything, we ought to know a little about everything.
The Queen is most anxious to enlist everyone in checking this mad, wicked folly of 'Women's Rights'. It is a subject which makes the Queen so furious that she cannot contain herself.
We cannot turn the clock back nor can we undo the harm caused, but we have the power to determine the future and to ensure that what happened never happens again.
You can have data without information, but you cannot have information without data.
Daniel Keys Moran
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men.
Our schools and colleges are turning out people who cannot feel fulfilled unless they are telling other people what to do.
True love cannot be found where it does not exist, nor can it be denied where it does.
Confidence... thrives on honesty, on honor, on the sacredness of obligations, on faithful protection and on unselfish performance. Without them it cannot live.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.
He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot, will be victorious.
The wide world is all about you: you can fence yourselves in, but you cannot forever fence it out.
J. R. R. Tolkien
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
Love has reasons which reason cannot understand.
The little may contrast with the great, in painting, but cannot be said to be contrary to it. Oppositions of colors contrast; but there are also colors contrary to each other, that is, which produce an ill effect because they shock the eye when brought very near it.
Even the Soviet Union, with its huge nuclear arsenal, was a threat that could be deterred by the prospect of retaliation. But suicide bombers cannot be deterred. They can only be annihilated - preemptively and unilaterally, if necessary.
In fact men will fight for a superstition quite as quickly as for a living truth - often more so, since a superstition is so intangible you cannot get at it to refute it, but truth is a point of view, and so is changeable.
You cannot build character and courage by taking away a man's initiative and independence.
William J. H. Boetcker
Without a knowledge of mythology much of the elegant literature of our own language cannot be understood and appreciated.
Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
James M. Barrie
Sometimes it is said that man cannot be trusted with the government of himself. Can he, then be trusted with the government of others? Or have we found angels in the form of kings to govern him? Let history answer this question.
Conflict cannot survive without your participation.
William Arthur Ward
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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