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Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
He that does good for good's sake seeks neither paradise nor reward, but he is sure of both in the end.
If any man seeks for greatness, let him forget greatness and ask for truth, and he will find both.
The state is the great fictitious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.
Everything that's realistic has some sort of ugliness in it. Even a flower is ugly when it wilts, a bird when it seeks its prey, the ocean when it becomes violent.
For humanism also appeals to man as man. It seeks to liberate the universal qualities of human nature from the narrow limitations of blood and soil and class and to create a common language and a common culture in which men can realize their common humanity.
Man seeks to learn, and man kills himself because of the loss of cohesion in his religious society; he does not kill himself because of his learning. It is certainly not the learning he acquires that disorganizes religion; but the desire for knowledge wakens because religion becomes disorganized.
He who negates present society, and seeks social conditions based on the sharing of property, is a revolutionary whether he calls himself an anarchist or a communist.
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.
Anyone who seeks to destroy the passions instead of controlling them is trying to play the angel.
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 politician in my country seeks votes, affection and respect, in that order. With few notable exceptions, they are simply men who want to be loved.
Edward R. Murrow
The true worth of an experimenter consists in his pursuing not only what he seeks in his experiment, but also what he did not seek.
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
The church saves sinners, but science seeks to stop their manufacture.
If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Whoever seeks to set one religion against another seeks to destroy all religion.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
The western mantra is that Israel seeks negotiations without preconditions, while the Palestinians refuse. The opposite is more accurate.
The more a person seeks security, the more that person gives up control over their life.
If you want to be found stand where the seeker seeks.
One seeks to make the loved one entirely happy, or, if that cannot be, entirely wretched.
Jean de la Bruyere
The eyes of a poet discover in each person a unique and irreplaceable humanity. While arrogant intellect seeks to control and manipulate the world, the poetic spirit bows with reverence before its mysteries.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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