Thus they have an idol that they petition for victory in war; another for success in their labors; and so for everything in which they seek or desire prosperity, they have their idols, which they honor and serve.
Overall, the challenge of leadership is both moral and one of developing the characteristics that make us respected by one another.
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and the law carried the death penalty against atheists, I would begin by sending to the stake whoever denounced another.
I claim that human mind or human society is not divided into watertight compartments called social, political and religious. All act and react upon one another.
I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reason and compare: my business is to create.
A hen is only an egg’s way of making another egg.
A woman has a responsibility and a privilege that a man doesn’t have of given birth to another human being.
And by a prudent flight and cunning save A life which valour could not, from the grave. A better buckler I can soon regain, But who can get another life again?
Governing is one thing, campaigning is another – and the latter becomes far more pronounced in an election-year State of the Union.
Knowledge is not simply another commodity. On the contrary. Knowledge is never used up. It increases by diffusion and grows by dispersion.