But to understand what it means to be strong and courageous, Christians should look to the person of Christ.
Usually the modest person passes for someone reserved, the silent for a sullen person.
Our high respect for a well read person is praise enough for literature.
The mental capacity of a person to make reasonable contracts, is the only criterion, by which to determine his legal capacity to make obligatory contracts. And his mental capacity to make reasonable contracts is certainly not to be determined by the fact that he is, or is not, twenty-one years of age.
So long as a person is capable of self-renewal they are a living being.
Grief at the absence of a loved one is happiness compared to life with a person one hates.
If you will have a person enslaved, the first thing you must do is convince yourself that the person is subhuman. The second thing you have to do is convince your allies so you’ll have some help, and the third and probably unkindest cut of all is to convince that person that he or she is subhuman and deserves it.
Who I am really doesn’t matter at all. If I’m the worst person in the world, you can hate me and move on. What really matters here are the issues. What really matters here is the kind of government we want, the kind of Internet we want, the kind of relationship between people and societies.
Through the Thou a person becomes I.
Every person on the streets of New York is a type. The city is one big theater where everyone is on display.