Petroleum is a more likely cause of international conflict than wheat.
We can only know one thing about God – that he is what we are not. Our wretchedness alone is an image of this. The more we contemplate it, the more we contemplate him.
It seems, though, that historically we have now reached a position in which Jews cannot legitimately be understood always and only as presumptive victims.
It is love rather than sexual lust or unbridled sexuality if, in addition to the need or want involved, there is also some impulse to give pleasure to the persons thus loved and not merely to use them for our own selfish pleasure.
The writer may very well serve a movement of history as its mouthpiece, but he cannot of course create it.
Prayer holds together the shattered fragments of the creation. It makes history possible.
Long stormy spring-time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May; but at length the season of summer does come.
Words are the money of fools.
Revenge is not always sweet, once it is consummated we feel inferior to our victim.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.