Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
The word majesty was now dropped; but, with the deepest respect and humility, I was addressed as the count. What could I do? I accepted the title, and from that moment I was known as Count Peter.
God, Nature, the wise, the world, preach man, exhort him both by word and deed to the study of himself.
Every historian has informally an anthropology, without ever using the word.
A gender-equal society would be one where the word ‘gender’ does not exist: where everyone can be themselves.
I don’t know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there’s a good English phrase for it – cold war.
Poetry is like making a joke. If you get one word wrong at the end of a joke, you’ve lost the whole thing.
The word poet literally means maker: anything which is not well made doesn’t exist.
You must have faith to pray. You must have faith to ponder the word of God. You must have faith to do those things and go to those places which invite the Spirit of Christ and the Holy Ghost.
One of the most powerful devices is to distort time, to go from human time to atomic time, geologic time. Sometimes you can actually accomplish that, with one unexpected word choice.