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.’
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.
Imagine Discovering a continent so vast that it may have no end to its dimensions. Imagine a new world with more resources than all our future greed might exhaust, more opportunities than there will ever be entrepreneurs enough to exploit, and a peculiar kind of real estate that expands with development. Imagine a place where trespassers leave no footprints, where goods can be stolen infinite number of times and yet remain in the possession of their original owners, where business you never heard of can own the history of your personal affairs...john perry barlow
An intelligent, energetic, educated woman cannot be kept in four walls — even satin-lined, diamond-studded walls — without Discovering sooner or later that they are still a prison cell.pearl buck
What scientists are attached to is journeys into the unknown and Discovering things that are completely unexpected and baffling and surprising.brian cox
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
Before my encounter with Thomist philosophy through Maritain, I had almost reached the same conclusions through the logical development of my work, intuition and thought, but what a great sense of joy I felt upon Discovering, in Maritain, the confirmation of certain thought patterns, certain ways of clarifying these to myself and to othersgino severini
[Examiners] spend their lives in Discovering which pages of a text-book a man ought to read and which will not be likely to 'pay'.peter guthrie tait
Now it seems to me that we are in a universalising period... If we are to have world peace, we should have an understanding of all the idioms of beauty because the members of humanity who have created these idioms of beauty are going to be a part of us. And I would say that we are in a period when we are Discovering and becoming acquainted with these idioms for the first time.mark tobey
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
Many a writer has spent his life putting his favorite words in all the places they belong; but how many, like [E.E.] Cummings, have spent their lives putting their favorite words in all the places they don’t belong, thus Discovering many effects that no one had even realized were possible?Randall Jarrell
The classical theorists resemble Euclidean geometers in a non-Euclidean world who, Discovering that in experience straight lines apparently parallel often meet, rebuke the lines for not keeping straight as the only remedy for the unfortunate collisions which are occurring. Yet, in truth, there is no remedy except to throw over the axiom of parallels and to work out a non-Euclidean geometry.john maynard keynes
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.
Serendipity is looking in a haystack for a needle and Discovering a farmer's daughter.
The opening movements of Manipuri dance, chali ... required synchronisation in movement of almost all the parts of the body head, eye, neck, hands and legs. You keep Discovering different facets of yourself as you learn more about dance.
Obviously we have now had a number of very credible leads and there is increasing hope - no more than hope, no more than hope - that we might be on the road to Discovering what did happen to this ill-fated aircraft.
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.