And what I've learned isnot to believe in magical leaders any more; that character and compassion are more important than ideology; and that even if it's absurd to think you can change things, it's even more absurd to think that it's foolish and unimportant to try.
Bad as our urban conditions often are, there isnot a slum in the country which has a third of the infantile death- rate of the royal family in the middle ages.
Heaven isnot a place, and it isnot atime.Heaven isbeing perfect.Richard Bach
The Socratic method is not a game at which two can play.max beerbohm
Sometimes, in order to imitate the original, it is necessary toput something that isnot inthe original into a portrait in marble.
A good writer isnot, per se, a good bookcritic.No more so than a good drunk is automaticallya good bartender.Jim Bishop
Canada isnot reallya placewhereyouare encouragedto have large spiritual adventures.Robertson Davies
The air isnot sofull of motes, of atoms, asthe church is of mercies.john donne
Matilda Briggs?was a ship which is associated with the giant ratof Sumatra, a story for whichtheworld isnot yet prepared.Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it isnot tomakereasons for husbandstostayat home, and still stronger reasons for bachelors to go out.
When it isnot necessary to change, it isnecessary not to change.
It isnot oftenthat nationslearnfromthepastevenrarer that they draw the correct conclusions from it. For the lessons of historical experience, as of personal experience, are contingent. They teach the consequences ofcertain actions, but theycannot forcea recognition of comparable situations.
The conquest of the earth, which mostly means the taking it away from those who have a different complexion or slightly flatter nosesthanourselves, isnot a pretty thing when you look into it too much.What redeems it is an idea only.Korzeniowski
Thisbook isnot about heroes.Englishpoetry isnot yet fit to speak of them.wilfred owen
It isnot to be understood that the natural price of labour, estimated even in food and necessaries, is absolutely fixed and constant.It varies at different times in thesame countryand very materially differs in different countries. It essentially depends on the habits and customs of the people.David Ricardo
Self-denial isnot avirtue: it isonly theeffect of prudence on rascality.George Bernard Shaw
It isnot fromthebenevolence ofthebutcher, thebrewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.Adam Smith
What I like in a good author isnot what hesays, but what he whispers.Logan Pearsall Smith
I am pent up in frowzy lodgings, where there isnot room enough to swing a cat.
Shouting isnot a substitute for thinking and reason isnot the subversion but the salvation of freedom.
DerTod ist kein Ereignis des Lebens. DenTod erlebt man nicht. Death isnot an event in life: we do not liveto experience death.
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