The gods plant reason in mankind, of all good gifts the highest.
Susceptibility to the highest forces is the highest genius.
Cities are, first of all, seats of the highest economic division of labor.
The sacred, I shall say, is that which acts as your partner in the search for the highest and deepest things: the real, the true, the good, and the beautiful. The name I’d like to give to the kind of relationship that gives us a chance to find such things is a ‘circle of meaning.’
Glory to Man in the highest! For Man is the master of things.
Every man’s highest, nameless though it be, is his ‘living God’.
The highest state is laughter.
At the highest stage of capitalism, the most necessary revolution appears as the most unlikely one.
You should always take a religion at its best and not at its worst, from its highest teachings and not from the lowest practices of some of its adherents.
If the highest things are unknowable, then the highest capacity or virtue of man cannot be theoretical wisdom.