It is crucial to be healthy, for pain wipes out the possibility for pleasure, and severe pain removes the possibility of turning to the world outside the body. So we must establish the idea that it is important to look well, not to look young.
The trade union movement represents the organized economic power of the workers… It is in reality the most potent and the most direct social insurance the workers can establish.
Although they arrived in New York penniless, my parents scraped together enough savings to establish the first of several small businesses just after I was born.
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.
I was induced to establish several orders of merit, from conviction that emulation, well directed, becomes a useful servant; and, that the latent genius of some youth is more easily brought into action this way, than by the more sordid gratification of self-interest.
After learning the language and culture of the Chinese people, these Jesuits began to establish contacts with the young intellectuals of the country.
With mindfulness, you can establish yourself in the present in order to touch the wonders of life that are available in that moment.
In order to establish peace, you must have fair justice for everyone.
Poems, for me, begin as a social engagement. I want to establish a kind of sociability or even hospitality at the beginning of a poem. The title and the first few lines are a kind of welcome mat where I am inviting the reader inside.
Our only real hope for democracy is that we get the money out of politics entirely and establish a system of publicly funded elections.