Whereas moral courage is the righting of wrongs, creative courage, in contrast, is the discovering of new forms, new symbols, new patterns on which a new society can be built.
“Even though adult homosexuals have fought hard to win rights and liberties... too many people are still scandalized by the mere idea that youth Discovering their gay orientation could be given the same liberties and possibilities as straight ones. Whereas the discovery of heterosexual desire is celebrated as the sign that "he's becoming a man" and therefore largely encouraged, without anyone seeing any sort of proselytizing in it, it's a completely different story when it's homosexual desire that's surfacing. Everything happens as if gays and bisexuals under 18 didn't exist, or at least shouldn't exist.’
We had this whole big beautiful place for discovery, and all we could think to do with it was wipe out everything that made it worth Discovering.Buzz Aldrin
She had once been a Catholic, but Discovering that priests were infinitely more attentive when she was in process of losing or regaining faith in Mother Church, she maintained an enchantingly wavering attitude.
I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew. Writing a poem is Discovering.
The act of writing is the act of Discovering what you believe.david hare
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and Discovering other people's weaknesses.william hazlitt
Pride looks back upon its past deeds, and calculating with nicety what it has done, it commits itself to rest; whereas humility looks to that which is before, and Discovering how much ground remains to be trodden, it is active and vigilant. Having gained one height, pride looks down with complacency on that which is beneath it; humility looks up to a higher and yet higher elevation. The one keeps us on this earth, which is congenial to its nature; the other directs our eye, and tends to lift us up to heaven.james mccosh
I am awaiting the day when people remember the fact that discovery does not work by deciding what you want and then Discovering it.david mermin
Sometimes one can improve the theories in the sense of Discovering a quicker, more efficient way of doing a given calculation.
Marx, however imperfectly he worked out the details, set himself the task of Discovering the law of motion of capitalism, and if there is any hope of progress in economics at all, it must be in using academic methods to solve the problems posed by Marx.joan robinson
Clarke's Second Law: The only way of Discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.arthur c. clarke
Licence my roving hands, and let them go Before, behind, between, above, below. O, my America, my Newfoundland My kingdom, safest when with one man mann'd, My mine of precious stones, my empery; How am I blest in thus Discovering thee:;! To enter in these bonds, is to be free:;; Then, where my hand is set, my soul shall be."john donne
It is no longer a question anywhere of inventing interconnections from out of our brains, but of Discovering them in the facts.Friedrich Engels
Every instrument that has been designed to be sensitive enough to detect weak light has always ended up Discovering that the same thing: light is made of particles.richard feynman
Only straight Discovering in the nearest stone or tree, sound or thought, the shelter of His often desecrated goodness, the treasury of His waiting form man's heart to affiliate with His will this is the rapture of faith. It is an echo to a pleading voice, a reply to the inconceivable in all beauty.abraham joshua heschel
People who say this cracker is literally and physically the body of their god and that I'm doing this great act of heresy and sacrilege and horror -- even though I didn't actually do anything to it -- is disturbing. It's like Discovering there are witch doctors lurking in your community and they've been doing weird practices.pz myers
Authority and place demonstrate and try the tempers of men, by moving every passion and Discovering every frailty.Plutarch
It was like Discovering a complete wine-filled cellar filled with bottles of an amazing wine of a kind and flavor never tasted before. It quite intoxicated me….j. r. r. tolkien
The parables of Jesus in the Gospels are considered the single most important source for Discovering how Jesus himself taught and proclaimed his message.
The systems approach goes on to Discovering that every world-view is terribly restricted.
I despaired of the possibility of Discovering the true laws by means of constructive efforts based on known facts. The longer and the more despairingly I tried, the more I came to the conviction that only the discovery of a universal formal principle could lead us to assured results.
Even though adult homosexuals have fought hard to win rights and liberties... too many people are still scandalized by the mere idea that youth Discovering their gay orientation could be given the same liberties and possibilities as straight ones. Whereas the discovery of heterosexual desire is celebrated as the sign that "he's becoming a man" and therefore largely encouraged, without anyone seeing any sort of proselytizing in it, it's a completely different story when it's homosexual desire that's surfacing. Everything happens as if gays and bisexuals under 18 didn't exist, or at least shouldn't exist.
Authority and place demonstrate and try the tempers of men, by moving every passion and Discovering every frailty.
It's life that matters, nothing but life the process of Discovering, the everlasting and perpetual process, not the discovery itself, at all.
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