If a man hasn't discovered something he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Here lies a king, that ruled as he thought fit The universal monarchy of wit.thomas carew
No, this vile world and I have long been jangling, And cannot part on better terms than now, When only men like thee are fit to live in't.thomas otway
In this war, we demand nothing that is peculiar to ourselves; only thatthe world be made fit and safeto live in.The programme oftheworld'speace, therefore, is our programme.
All these riches, then, of her theology the Church has acquired, one might almost say, like the British Empire, in a fit of absence of mind. She was so busy scrapping with the heretics that she wasn't conscious of saying anything she hadn't always said; and yet, when she had time to sit down and look about her, she found it took ten minutes to sing the Credo instead of three.ronald knox
My motto is very personal and may not fit anyone else or any other company. It is: Don't do anything that someone else can do. Don't undertake a project unless it is manifestly important and nearly impossible.edwin h. land
Death cannot come To him untimely who is fit to die; The less of this cold world, the more of heaven; The briefer life, the earlier immortality.henry hart milman
Our system is not fit for purpose. It's inadequate in terms of its scope, it's inadequate in terms of its information technology, leadership, management systems and processes.john reid
It seemed to me that I, the spirit of so many worlds, the flower of so many ages, was the Church Cosmical, fit at last to be the bride of God. But instead I was blinded and seared and struck down by terrible light.Olaf Stapledon
Beneficium non in eo quod fit aut datur consistit sed in ipso dantis aut facientis animo.seneca the younger
Our culture is like a garment that does not fit us, or in any case no longer fits us. This culture is like a dead language that no longer has anything in common with the language of the street. It is increasingly alien to our lives.jean dubuffet
I am not fit for this office and should never have been here.warren g. harding
When the ghost comes round at midnight Well you both can have some fun He can drive you mad, he can make you sad He can keep you from the sun When they take him down, he'll be both safe and sound And the hand does fit the glove And no matter what they tell you, There's good and evil in everyone.van morrison
The aim of every authentic artist is not to conform to the history of art but to release himself from it, in order to replace it with his own history. However the historical pattern is drawn, it will not fit the developing sensibility of the individual.Harold Rosenberg
Before your eyes rises the hero of Gogol 's story who, in a fit of aberration, imagined that he was the King of Spain . Such is the fate of all megalomaniacs.joseph stalin
To found a great empire for the sole purpose of raising up a nation of customers may at first sight appear a project fit only for a nation of shopkeepers. It is, however, a project altogether unfit for a nation of shopkeepers, but extremely fit for a nation whose government is influenced by shopkeepers.Adam Smith
It is indeed protected speech -- and the arbitration panel in this case did believe that the site fit the necessary descriptions.
When we consider that women are treated as property, it is degrading to women that we should treat our children as property to be disposed of as we see fit.
All things whatsoever God in his infinite wisdom has seen fit and proper to reveal to us, while we are dwelling in mortality, in regard to our mortal bodies, are revealed to us in the abstract, and independent of affinity of this mortal tabernacle, but are revealed to our spirits precisely as though we had no bodies at all.
There is a steady check in an old civilisation upon the fertility of the abler classes: the improvident and unambitious are those who chiefly keep up the breed. So the race gradually deteriorates, becoming in each successive generation less fit for a high civilisation.
The most senseless and fit man.
This is the law of theYukon, that only the Strong shall thrive; That surely theWeak shall perish, and only the fit survive.
Once in Persia reigned a king Who upon his signet ring Graved a maxim true and wise, Which if held before the eyes Gave him counsel at a glance fit for every change and chance. Solemn words, and these are they: "Even this shall pass away."theodore tilton