There exist only three beings worthy of respect: the priest, the soldier, the poet. To know, to kill, to create.
Indulged habits of dependence create habits of indolence, and indolence opens the portal to petty errors, to many degrading habits, and to vice and crime with their attendant train of miseries.
Theodore Roosevelt had drawn public attention to his attractive family in order to create a bond with ordinary Americans. Eleanor Roosevelt had successfully broached the idea that a First Lady could be nearly as much a public figure as her husband.
We are hungry for more; if we do not consciously pursue the More, we create less for ourselves and make it more difficult to experience More in life.
It is perfectly clear, in the first place, that the constitution of the United States did not, of itself, create or establish slavery as a new institution; or even give any authority to the state governments to establish it as a new institution. The greatest sticklers for slavery do not claim this.
The incurably suspicious Arthur Lee, youngest brother of Richard Henry, was of opinion that what others termed ‘errors’ in the Constitution were a deliberate scheme to create an oligarchy.
But we must create in each person a sense of responsibility in order that each one of us can have the right to enjoy all his rights.
Segregation, in a sense, helped create and maintain black solidarity.
When we create out of our experiences, as feminists of color, women of color, we have to develop those structures that will present and circulate our culture.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.