Terms Of Service
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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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After having supplied myself with provisions from Mr. Travis's, I scratched a hole under a pile of fence rails in a field, where I concealed myself for six weeks, never leaving my hiding place but for a few minutes in the dead of night to get water, which was very near.
The liberties of a people never were, nor ever will be, secure, when the transactions of their rulers may be concealed from them.
Just as Darwin discovered the law of development of organic nature, so Marx discovered the law of development of human history: the simple fact, hitherto concealed by an overgrowth of ideology, that mankind must first of all eat, drink, have shelter and clothing, before it can pursue politics, science, art, religion, etc.
No enterprise is more likely to succeed than one concealed from the enemy until it is ripe for execution.
Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness; anger concealed often hardens into revenge.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset, will generally, in the end, betray itself.
In The End
Seek not to know what must not be reveal, for joy only flows where fate is most concealed. A busy person would find their sorrows much more; if future fortunes were known before!
Tanpinar presciently feared that to embrace the western conception of progress was to be mentally enslaved by a whole new epistemology, one that compartmentalised knowledge and concealed an instrumental view of human beings as no more than things to be manipulated.
Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.
Noble deeds that are concealed are most esteemed.
Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence.
I feel like when you have an unauthorized police badge and something that looks like it could be a concealed weapon in the small of your back that when you, someone crosses you, pisses you off, road rage, I think just the slight badge and the little moving away of the jacket and not losing eye contact does amazing things.
The difficulty with big cities does not lie in skyscrapers or high-rises per se; rather, it is the values concealed within those buildings which lead to the loss of our humanity and our sense of spiritual emptiness.
One crime has to be concealed by another.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Every vote should carry a serial number, so that responsibility for harmful or careless use of the vote can be traced. Concealed voting should be outlawed.
P. J. O'Rourke
The secrets of slavery are concealed like those of the Inquisition.
Harriet Ann Jacobs
The want of belief is a defect that ought to be concealed when it cannot be overcome.
Truth is of no practical value to mankind save as it affects terrestrial phenomena, hence the discoveries of science should be concealed or glossed over wherever they conflict with orthodoxy.
H. P. Lovecraft
No one respects a talent that is concealed.
Passion must be concealed in a society where cold reserve and indifference are the signs of good breeding.
If you want to keep something concealed from your enemy, don't disclose it to your friend.
Solomon Ibn Gabirol
Concealed talent brings no reputation.
Why can you get a driver's license that is recognized state-to-state but a concealed weapons permit is not treated the same? There is a process to do that in a Trump administration because it makes sense.
Donald Trump, Jr.
Since the Gothic, European sculpture has become overgrown with moss, weeds - all sorts of surface excrescences which completely concealed shape. It has been Brancusi's special mission to get rid of this overgrowth and to make us once more shape-conscious.
For if the mystery concealed of old is made manifest to the Apostles through the prophetic writings, and if the prophets, being wise men, understood what proceeded from their own mouths, then the prophets knew what was made manifest to the Apostles.
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