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We can't give the truth to someone as an object, we can only point to it, inviting inspection. It is in that spirit that we can hear or read a teaching and then look at our own lives, at our own experiences to see whether anything might have been revealed about them.
What I object to the current government intervention in so-called 'solving the crisis', they haven't solved anything. They've just postponed it.
The very women who object to the morals of a notoriously beautiful actress, grow big with pride when an admirer suggests their marked resemblance to this stage beauty in physique.
If we pursue this matter further, we shall be told that the stable object is unchanging under the impact or stress of some particular external or internal variable or, perhaps, that it resists the passage of time.
The object of man's worship, whatever it be, will naturally be his standard of perfection. He clothes it with every attribute, belonging, in his view, to a perfect character; and this character he himself endeavors to attain.
There is no satisfaction in hanging a man who does not object to it.
George Bernard Shaw
When you're the object of everyone's affection, make no mistake about it: you are an object. People don't have any interest in loving you for you. Their love for you is for who they think you are.
If man made himself the first object of study, he would see how incapable he is of going further. How can a part know the whole?
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
I don't think a Jewish or Christian or Islamic state is a proper concept. I would object to the United States as a Christian state.
I object to people running down the future. I am going to live all the rest of my life there.
It is ever the invisible that is the object of our profoundest worship. With the lover it is not the seen but the unseen that he muses upon.
Christian Nestell Bovee
I am convinced that, despite what you think of Obama, I don't think Obama has a person-to-person connection with people. I think people love him because of his race and feel sorry for him, object of sympathy. I think people feel he's a victim, he portrays himself as a victim of America; he gets sympathy that way.
All Plutophiles are based in America. If you go to other countries, they have much less of an attachment to either the existence or preservation of Pluto as a planet. Once you investigate that, you find out that Disney's dog Pluto was sketched the same year the cosmic object was discovered. And Pluto was discovered by an American.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Bad stories are written about me because the press knows they can make me into a weeping dog and few people will object.
Man is a spiritual intelligence, who has taken flesh with the object of gaining experience in worlds below the spiritual, in order that he may be able to master and to rule them, and in later ages take his place in the creative and directing hierarchies of the universe.
To be the object of someone's obsession is horrible.
The greatest object in educating is to give a right habit of study.
I also use women as a sex object; maybe I'm kinky. However, I like to talk to them as well.
I've always tried to stay out of the fray and not be an object of controversy.
Truth is the object of philosophy, but not always of philosophers.
John Churton Collins
Artschwager's art always involves looking closely at surfaces, questions what an object is, wants to make you forget the name of the thing you're looking at so that it might mushroom in your mind into something that triggers unexpected infinities.
I love bringing the inanimate object to life.
The object of Literature is to instruct, to animate, or to amuse.
George Henry Lewes
It is far more important to me to preserve an unblemished conscience than to compass any object however great.
William Ellery Channing
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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