Truth, also is the pursuit of it.
There is not in the world so toilsome a trade as the pursuit of fame; life concludes before you have so much as sketched your work.
For me, the only sources of moral values are the pursuit of understanding and the pursuit of happiness.
I feel a distaste for hunting, first because of a kind of Buddhist respect for the unity and sacredness of all life, and also because the pursuit of a hare or chamois strikes me as a kind of ‘escape of energy,’ that is, the expenditure of our effort in an illusory end, one devoid of profit.
The insane pursuit of the holy grail of a balanced budget in the end is going to drive the economy into a depression.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
I am about to be married, and am of course in all the misery of a man in pursuit of happiness.
It is not history which uses men as a means of achieving – as if it were an individual person – its own ends. History is nothing but the activity of men in pursuit of their ends.
Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin.
A question is a pursuit, an invitation to envision and explore a series of possibilities, to struggle and empathize and doubt and believe. The question moves, whereas our sense of what an answer is can often be static, a stopping point.