Certain though I am – and ever more certain – that I must press on in life as though Christ awaited me at the term of the universe, at the same time I feel no special assurance of the existence of Christ. Believing is not seeing. As much as anyone, I imagine, I walk in the shadows of faith.
Don’t let anyone call you a minority if you’re black or Hispanic or belong to some other ethnic group. You’re not less than anybody else.
Britain is rich in radicalism, and anyone who says that our society has drifted into fatalism and apathy should get out more.
Anyone who knows me well will tell you that arrogance is one of my flaws.
How can anyone govern a nation that has two hundred and forty-six different kinds of cheese?
A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim.
I think it’s a dangerous thing for anyone to have power over other people.
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Every ceremony or rite has a value if it is performed without alteration. A ceremony is a book in which a great deal is written. Anyone who understands can read it. One rite often contains more than a hundred books.
The pleasure of work is open to anyone who can develop some specialised skill, provided that he can get satisfaction from the exercise of his skill without demanding universal applause.