Therefore, the church is not absolutely necessary as an object of faith, not even for us today, for then Abraham and the other prophets would not have given assent to those things which were revealed to them from God without any intervening help of the church.
The corncob was the central object of my life. My father was a horse handler, first trotting and pacing horses, then coach horses, then work horses, finally saddle horses. I grew up around, on, and under horses, fed them, shoveled their manure, emptied the mangers of corncobs.
Our object in the construction of the state is the greatest happiness of the whole, and not that of any one class.
The first meal was an object lesson of much variety. My father produced several kinds of food, ready to eat, without any cooking, from little tin cans that had printing all over them.
The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.
The self has the characteristic that it is an object to itself, and that characteristic distinguishes it from other objects and from the body.
There is not a fiercer hell than the failure in a great object.
We have to make philosophy itself an object of philosophical concern.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?