Our false self is the last remnant of the animal nature within our psyche: the last problem humans are to overcome in order to be fully human.
Confusion is a word we have invented for an order which is not yet understood
Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung.
Every innovation occasions more harm and and derangement of order by its novelty, than benefit by its abstract utility
Routine is not organization, any more than paralysis is order.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Fate rules the affairs of men, with no recognizable order.
Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.
Our mistakes from the past are just that: mistakes. And they were necessary to make in order to become the wiser person we became.
Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.
Poetry: the best words in the best order.
Men want power in order to do something. Boys want power in order to be something.
You must submit to supreme suffering in order to discover the completion of joy.
In order to be happy we require all kinds of supports to our self-esteem. We are human beings, therefore human beings are the purpose of god's creation
Despite crime's omnipresence, things work in society, because biology compels it. Order eventually restores itself, by psychic equilibrium.
In any country there must be people who have to die. They are the sacrifices any nation has to make to achieve law and order
In order to rally people, governments need enemies. They want us to be afraid, to hate, so we will rally behind them. And if they do not have a real enemy, they will invent one in order to mobilize us
Reason is the natural order of truth; but imagination is the organ of meaning.
Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people in order to betray them.
Whereas wine disorders the mental faculties, opium introduces amongst them the most exquisite order, legislation and harmony. Wine robs a man of self-possession; opium greatly invigorates it.
One must be aware that one is continually being tested in what one wishes most in order to make clear whether one's heart is on earth or in heaven.
Pregnancy demonstrates the deterministic character of womanís sexuality. Every pregnant woman has body and self taken over by a chthonian force beyond her control. In the welcome pregnancy, this is a happy sacrifice. But in the unwanted one, initated by rape or misadventure, it is a horror. Such unfortunate women look directly into natureís heart of darkness. For a fetus is a benign tumor, a vampire who steals in order to live. The so-called miracle of birth is nature getting her own way
Everyone needs to have access both to grandparents and grandchildren in order to be a full human being.
All the problems of the world could be settled if people were only willing to think. The trouble is that people very often resort to all sorts of devices in order not to think, because thinking is such hard work.
Let me tell you something that we Israelis have against Moses. He took us 40 years through the desert in order to bring us to the one spot in the Middle East that has no oil!