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When Hegel later became a man of influence' he insisted that the Jews should be granted equal rights because civic rights belong to man because he is a man and not on account of his ethnic origins or his religion.
Consider your origins: you were not made to live as brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
Our animal origins are constantly lurking behind, even if they are filtered through complicated social evolution.
In the different voice of women lies the truth of an ethic of care, the tie between relationship and responsibility, and the origins of aggression in the failure of connection.
It was unthinkable not long ago that a biologist or paleontologist would be at the same conference as an astrophysicist. Now we have accumulated so much data in each of these branches of science as it relates to origins that we have learned that no one discipline can answer questions of origins alone.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
I do not wish to hide my origins, nor do I seek to make it a subject of conversation. I am what I am.
All our knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.
Leonardo da Vinci
I have behind me not only the splendid traditions and the annals of more than a thousand years but the living strength and majesty of the Commonwealth and Empire; of societies old and new; of lands and races different in history and origins but all, by God's Will, united in spirit and in aim.
Queen Elizabeth II
Anti-Semitism has no historical, political and certainly no philosophical origins. Anti-Semitism is a disease.
My own being can be judged by the depths I reach in making these historical origins my own.
The most powerful words in English are 'Tell me a story,' words that are intimately related to the complexity of history, the origins of language, the continuity of the species, the taproot of our humanity, our singularity, and art itself.
Tahiti has been spoiled for many years, but Bali is one of the few cultures with origins in one of the great ancient cultures which is still alive.
Success has always been easy to measure. It is the distance between one's origins and one's final achievement.
God created the world; the laws of nature were created by God. True science tries to find out what God put in the world. The trouble is where scientists speculate about theology and they don't know what they're talking about because they weren't there. They can't speculate about the origins of life because they weren't there.
I am a scholar of religions with four degrees, including one in the New Testament and fluency in Biblical Greek, who has been studying the origins of Christianity for two decades, who also happens to be Muslim.
The 'Western' is the only genre whose origins are almost identical with those of the cinema itself.
The historical circumstance of interest is that the tropical rain forests have persisted over broad parts of the continents since their origins as stronghold of the flowering plants 150 million years ago.
E. O. Wilson
I didn't realize there are generations who do not know about the origins of film.
Whether born from experience or inherent physiological or cultural differences, our gender and national origins may and will make a difference in our judging.
To prevent discussion of any other explanations of human origins is hardly what I would expect from open-minded educators.
Thus, we see that one of the obvious origins of human disagreement lies in the use of noises for words.
We are all regionalists in our origins, however 'universal' our themes and characters, and without our cherished hometowns and childhood landscapes to nourish us, we would be like plants set in shallow soil. Our souls must take root - almost literally.
Joyce Carol Oates
Economic inequality is less troubling if you live in a country where any child, no matter how humble his or her origins, can grow up to be president.
If I was freer than I had ever been in my life, I was not yet entirely free, for I still hung on to an idea that had been set deep in me by all my schooling so far: I was a bright boy and I ought to make something out of myself... something else that would be a cut or two above my humble origins.
The downfall of the industry seems to actually be good for art. I think the industry will find their way once the focus shifts from its greed-based origins, downsizes, and begins to support creative visions that speak to our times and shifting ideals.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.
Norman Ralph Augustine
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