The birthplace of ‘Western’ civilization is generally agreed to be Greece, and its birth date is generally agreed to be some time during the 6th century B.C.E. Obviously, there is not one single dramatic moment that definitively started the whole thing.
In the confusion we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single word.
Judaism is an intellectually based religion, and the single most important theme is that of study.
By the sole fact of his entering into ‘Thought,’ man represents something entirely singular and absolutely unique in the field of our experience. On a single planet, there could not be more than one centre of emergence for reflexion.
A single lie destroys a whole reputation of integrity.
Although lynchings have steadily increased in number and barbarity during the last twenty years, there has been no single effort put forth by the many moral and philanthropic forces of the country to put a stop to this wholesale slaughter.
A new civilization was not to be improvised by a single mind.
There is not a single Muslim leader today who has the courage and commitment to defend Islam and Muslims, they are all in awe of the United States and other Western powers, and are indebted to them.
There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland that is worth the loss of a single British soldier or a single Irish citizen either.
If only I was as eloquent as Demosthenes, I would have to do no more than repeat a single word three times.