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Who seeks shall find.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality. But notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude.
Alexis de Tocqueville
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
The church saves sinners, but science seeks to stop their manufacture.
Man seeks to change the foods available in nature to suit his tastes, thereby putting an end to the very essence of life contained in them.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
Love seeks one thing only: the good of the one loved. It leaves all the other secondary effects to take care of themselves. Love, therefore, is its own reward.
The megalomaniac differs from the narcissist by the fact that he wishes to be powerful rather than charming, and seeks to be feared rather than loved. To this type belong many lunatics and most of the great men of history.
Thus it is that in war the victorious strategist only seeks battle after the victory has been won, whereas he who is destined to defeat first fights and afterwards looks for victory.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Whoever seeks to set one religion against another seeks to destroy all religion.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Homophobia is like racism and anti-Semitism and other forms of bigotry in that it seeks to dehumanize a large group of people, to deny their humanity, their dignity and personhood.
Coretta Scott King
Racism is a refuge for the ignorant. It seeks to divide and to destroy. It is the enemy of freedom, and deserves to be met head-on and stamped out.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.
The United States strongly seeks a lasting agreement for the discontinuance of nuclear weapons tests. We believe that this would be an important step toward reduction of international tensions and would open the way to further agreement on substantial measures of disarmament.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is sure of both in the end.
Organic architecture seeks superior sense of use and a finer sense of comfort, expressed in organic simplicity.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Taught from infancy that beauty is woman's sceptre, the mind shapes itself to the body, and roaming round its gilt cage, only seeks to adorn its prison.
Know thyself. A maxim as pernicious as it is ugly. Whoever studies himself arrest his own development. A caterpillar who seeks to know himself would never become a butterfly.
He who seeks does not find, but he who does not seek will be found.
Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
The novel avoids the sublime and seeks out the interesting.
If you want to be found stand where the seeker seeks.
The state is the great fictitious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.
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