It is better to have too much courtesy than too little, provided you are not equally courteous to all, for that would be injustice.
An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion.
Prudence is but experience, which equal time, equally bestows on all men, in those things they equally apply themselves unto.
Like Leibniz’s possible worlds, most men are only equally entitled pretenders to existence. There are few existences.
We as the governments, workers, employers and civil society must declare a war on child labour. This war cannot be won without strong, committed, coherent, and well-resourced worldwide movement. Equally needed is a genuine and active coordination between intergovernmental agencies at the highest level.
A man’s natural rights are his own, against the whole world; and any infringement of them is equally a crime, whether committed by one man, or by millions; whether committed by one man, calling himself a robber, (or by any other name indicating his true character,) or by millions, calling themselves a government.
After all, it is hard to master both life and work equally well. So if you are bound to fake one of them, it had better be life.
If you keep on buying things made by child slaves in such conditions, you are equally responsible for the perpetration of slavery.
The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the sign of a just as of an anxious disposition.
The privilege of holding the priesthood, which is the power and authority to act in God’s name, is a great blessing and privilege and one that carries with it equally great obligations and responsibilities.