You can never have a revolution in order to establish a democracy. You must have a democracy in order to have a revolution.
In order for a war to be just, three things are necessary. First, the authority of the sovereign. Secondly, a just cause. Thirdly, a rightful intention.
In order to be respected, authority has got to be respectable.
I have always made my own rules, in poetry as in life - though I have tried of late to cooperate more with my family. I do, however, believe that without order or pattern poetry is useless.
In order to fully realise our aspirations, we must create in the masses of the people the sense of sacrifice and responsibility that has been the characteristic of the anarchist movement throughout its historic development in Spain.
The world can therefore seize the opportunity to fulfill the long-held promise of a New World Order where diverse nations are drawn together in common cause to achieve the universal aspirations of mankind
Consequently he who wishes to attain to human perfection, must therefore first study Logic, next the various branches of Mathematics in their proper order, then Physics, and lastly Metaphysics.
Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us something beyond our wishes.
A man from the west will fight over three things: water, women and gold, and usually in that order.
It isn't necessary to have relatives in Kansas City in order to be unhappy.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
There is no explanation for evil. It must be looked upon as a necessary part of the order of the universe. To ignore it is childish, to bewail it senseless.
Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.
The world is not to be put in order; the world is order, incarnate. It is for us to harmonize with this order.
Journalism constructs momentarily arrested equilibriums and gives disorder an implied order. That is already two steps from reality.
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of perfect disorder.
Narrative identity takes part in the story's movement, in the dialectic between order and disorder.
There is a quality even meaner than outright ugliness or disorder, and this meaner quality is the dishonest mask of pretended order, achieved by ignoring or suppressing the real order that is struggling to exist and to be served.
True stability results when presumed order and presumed disorder are balanced. A truly stable system expects the unexpected, is prepared to be disrupted, waits to be transformed.
I like ideas about the breaking away or overthrowing of established order. I am interested in anything about revolt, disorder, chaos, especially activity that seems to have no meaning. It seems to me to be the road towards freedom - external freedom is a way to bring about internal freedom.
Things are always best seen when they are a trifle mixed-up, a trifle disordered; the chilly administrative neatness of museums and filing cases, of statistics and cemeteries, is an inhuman and antinatural kind of order; it is, in a word, disorder.
“Order is never observed; it is disorder that attracts attention because it is awkward and intrusive.
Modern technology has become a total phenomenon for civilization, the defining force of a new social order in which efficiency is no longer an option but a necessity imposed on all human activity.
When once a decision is reached and execution is the order of the day, dismiss absolutely all responsibility and care about the outcome.
Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it. Has it ever been said that a man who throws himself out the window to escape from a fire is guilty of suicide?