The sadness of the women’s movement is that they don’t allow the necessity of love. See, I don’t personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed.
Nothing but an imperious intellectual and moral necessity can drive into doubt a religious mind, for it is as though an earthquake shook the foundations of the soul, and the very being quivers and sways under the shock.
In the course of history, men come to see that iron necessity is neither iron nor necessary.
Nothing is more active than thought, for it travels over the universe, and nothing is stronger than necessity for all must submit to it.
Freedom is the recognition of necessity.
Necessity dispenseth with decorum.
Thence results, for science as well as for industry, the necessity of the division and association of labor. I receive and I give – such is human life. Each directs and is directed in his turn.
Defence was an afterthought, prompted by necessity; and its introduction as a State function, though effected doubtless with a view to the strengthening of the State, was really and in principle the initiation of the State’s destruction.
Thou hast created me not from necessity but from grace.
Necessity… the mother of invention.