I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
The women of the country have the power in their own hands, in spite of the law and the government being altogether of the male order.
Technology is destructive only in the hands of people who do not realize that they are one and the same process as the universe.
When you drive, you are doing several things at once. You are using your eyes, ears, hands, your mind. If you have meditated for many years and have reached a lofty height in your meditation, as I have, you can meditate while running and cycling and painting.
The two great aims of industrialism – replacement of people by technology and concentration of wealth into the hands of a small plutocracy – seem close to fulfillment.
Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by putting their hands before their mouths. We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of manner which forbids an indecent exposure.
The good poet sticks to his real loves, those within the realm of possibility. He never tries to hold hands with God or the human race.
The artist finds, that the more he can confine his attention to a particular part of any work, his productions are the more perfect, and grow under his hands in the greater quantities.
Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few, and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man’s enemies will soon fold their hands in devotion.