Solomon’s temple also was designed to increase the attractiveness of the city of his residence.
I am a pure-blooded Polish nobleman without a single drop of bad blood – certainly not German blood.
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
In the first instance, therefore, global terrorism created a kind of global community sharing a common fate, something we had previously considered impossible.
Medicines are unusual commodities. Important drugs can save the lives and protect the health of millions. Their consumption can bring huge benefits, by helping patients to avoid infection and preventing serious damage to the economies of families, nations and even humanity at large.
Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.
When you are thwarted, it is your own attitude that is out of order.
Death not merely ends life, it also bestows upon it a silent completeness, snatched from the hazardous flux to which all things human are subject.
Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us something beyond our wishes.
I maintain also that substances, whether material or immaterial, cannot be conceived in their bare essence without any activity, activity being of the essence of substance in general.