By philosophy the mind of man comes to itself, and from henceforth rests on itself without foreign aid, and is completely master of itself, as the dancer of his feet, or the boxer of his hands.
You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.
We must not let ourselves be swept off our feet in horror at the danger of nuclear power. Nuclear power is not infinitely dangerous. It’s just dangerous, much as coal mines, petrol repositories, fossil-fuel burning and wind turbines are dangerous.
It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
I cannot follow you Christians; for you try to crawl through your life upon your knees, while I stride through mine on my feet.
You are running to seek your friend. Let your feet run, but your mind need not.
Few parents are aware of the difficulties that beset the minds of the little philosophers and theologians who sit upon their knees or play at their feet; and many a parent could not comprehend the disturbance, if he were aware of it.
To declaim freedom verses seems like a poem within a poem; freedom requires guns, it requires arms, but no feet.
I can well conceive a man without hands, feet, head. But I cannot conceive man without thought; he would be a stone or a brute.
I will lead my people by the hand along the road until their feet are sure and they know the way. Then they may choose for themselves and rule themselves. Then my work will be done.