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An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them.
Self-hatred and self-love are equally self-centered.
Complete peace equally reigns between two mental waves.
The belief that all genuine education comes about through experience does not mean that all experiences are genuinely or equally educative.
In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race. There is no other way. And in order to treat some persons equally, we must treat them differently.
Harry A. Blackmun
Money differs from an automobile or mistress in being equally important to those who have it and those who do not.
John Kenneth Galbraith
There are worlds of experience beyond the world of the aggressive man, beyond history, and beyond science. The moods and qualities of nature and the revelations of great art are equally difficult to define; we can grasp them only in the depths of our perceptive spirit.
To reform means to shatter one form and to create another; but the two sides of this act are not always equally intended nor equally successful.
Democracies are indeed slow to make war, but once embarked upon a martial venture are equally slow to make peace and reluctant to make a tolerable, rather than a vindictive, peace.
After all, it is hard to master both life and work equally well. So if you are bound to fake one of them, it had better be life.
For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.
Truth is not only violated by falsehood; it may be equally outraged by silence.
Henri Frederic Amiel
I am truly free only when all human beings, men and women, are equally free. The freedom of other men, far from negating or limiting my freedom, is, on the contrary, its necessary premise and confirmation.
Humility is a grace that shines in a high condition but cannot, equally, in a low one because a person in the latter is already, perhaps, too much humbled.
Success and failure are equally disastrous.
It is better to have too much courtesy than too little, provided you are not equally courteous to all, for that would be injustice.
Man is unique not because he does science, and his is unique not because he does art, but because science and art equally are expressions of his marvelous plasticity of mind.
I separated from the Southern Baptists when they adopted the discriminatory attitude towards women, because I believe what Paul taught in Galatians that there is no distinction in God's eyes between men and women, slaves and masters, Jews and non-Jews - everybody is created equally in the eyes of God.
One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to a man, but that you treat yourself equally to the way you treat a man.
Two quite opposite qualities equally bias our minds - habits and novelty.
Jean de la Bruyere
I was obliged to be industrious. Whoever is equally industrious will succeed equally well.
Johann Sebastian Bach
It may be true, that men, who are mere mathematicians, have certain specific shortcomings, but that is not the fault of mathematics, for it is equally true of every other exclusive occupation.
Carl Friedrich Gauss
Like Leibniz's possible worlds, most men are only equally entitled pretenders to existence. There are few existences.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
To marry unequally is to suffer equally.
Henri Frederic Amiel
It appears to me impossible that I should cease to exist, or that this active, restless spirit, equally alive to joy and sorrow, should be only organized dust.
As a speaker, business leader or marketer of any type, the onus is now on each of us to become equally capable of communicating very personally with a seemingly endless number of people connected by social technologies.
Texas has long been known as the nation's largest energy producer, but we are equally proud of our distinction as the nation's leading energy innovator.
With my academic achievement in high school I was accepted rather readily at Princeton and equally as fast at Yale, but my test scores were not comparable to that of my classmates. And that's been shown by statistics, there are reasons for that - there are cultural biases built into testing, and that was one of the motivations for the concept of affirmative action to try to balance out those effects.
I wish either my father or my mother, or indeed both of them, as they were in duty both equally bound to it, had minded what they were about when they begot me.
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