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It ought to be illegal for an artist to marry. If the artist must marry let him find someone more interested in art, or his art, or the artist part of him, than in him. After which let them take tea together three times a week.
Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be.
To become properly acquainted with a truth, we must first have disbelieved it, and disputed against it.
Freedom is secured every day by our men and women in uniform. We must build a future worthy of their sacrifice.
We have a powerful potential in out youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.
Mary McLeod Bethune
Consequently he who wishes to attain to human perfection, must therefore first study Logic, next the various branches of Mathematics in their proper order, then Physics, and lastly Metaphysics.
For sleep, riches and health to be truly enjoyed, they must be interrupted.
Wit must be foiled by wit: cut a diamond with a diamond.
The secret of life is to have a task, something you devote your entire life to, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for the rest of your life. And the most important thing is, it must be something you cannot possibly do.
It bums me out tremendously what the church has become, and if it's got me bummed, imagine what Jesus Christ must be feeling.
No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth; and even the best of men must be content with fragments, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition.
In the age of the individual's liquidation, the question of individuality must be raised anew.
If wrinkles must be written upon our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old.
John Kenneth Galbraith
There are times in politics when you must be on the right side and lose.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone - but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter into another!
One must be very particular about telling the truth. Through truth one can realize God.
Music, Rock and Roll music especially, is such a generational thing. Each generation must have their own music, I had my own in my generation, you have yours, everyone I know has their own generation.
Ronnie James Dio
A beautiful woman must expect to be more accountable for her steps, than one less attractive.
The guerrilla must move amongst the people as a fish swims in the sea.
When we speak the word 'life,' it must be understood we are not referring to life as we know it from its surface of fact, but to that fragile, fluctuating center which forms never reach.
There is so much that must be done in a civilized barbarism like war.
If you believe in your heart that you are right, you must fight with all your might to do it your way. Only dead fish swim with the stream all the time.
It took the madmen of yesterday for us to be able to act with extreme clarity today. I want to be one of those madmen. We must dare to invent the future.
To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
Marilyn vos Savant
As long as justice and injustice have not terminated their ever renewing fight for ascendancy in the affairs of mankind, human beings must be willing, when need is, to do battle for the one against the other.
John Stuart Mill
An artist must never be a prisoner. Prisoner? An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success, etc.
What is deservedly suffered must be borne with calmness, but when the pain is unmerited, the grief is resistless.
There must be a happy medium somewhere between being totally informed and blissfully unaware.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
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