It is impossible for a man to be made happy by putting him in a happy place, unless he be first in a happy state.
No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance
prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an
organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor
property will be safe.
Can you imagine a world without men? No crime and lots of happy fat women.
I studied the lives of great men and famous women, and I found that the men and women who got to the top were those who did the jobs they had in hand, with everything they had of energy and enthusiasm.
Respect for self is the beginning of cultivating virtue in men and women.
A pessimist is a man who thinks all women are bad. An optimist is a man who hopes they are.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon-forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heart-felt compliment, and the countless infinitesimals of pleasurable and genial feeling
Luck is not something you can mention in the presence of self-made men.
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
A highbrow is a man who has found something more interesting than women.
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted; the indifference of those who should have known better; the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most; that has made it possible for evil to triumph.
Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary, it was the fact that life, liberty, and property existed beforehand that caused men to make laws in the first place.
The first step in providing economic equality for women is to ensure a stable economy in which every person who wants to work can work.
Abortion is the ultimate exploitation of women.
At the heart of racism is the religious assertion that God made a creative mistake when He brought some people into being
Confusion now hath made his masterpiece!
Giving every man a vote has no more made men wise and free than Christianity has made them good.
Nursing is an art: and if it is to be made an art, it requires an exclusive devotion as hard a preparation, as any painter's or sculptor's work; for what is the having to do with dead canvas or dead marble, compared with having to do with the living body, the temple of God's spirit? It is one of the Fine Arts: I had almost said, the finest of Fine Arts.
Somewhere there must one Made for this soul, to move it.
Knowing yourself is not so much about introspection and interaction. To know yourself is to realize that you are more than the little self that has been given to you by your history — the pattern that others made — that your true self is, in truth, much larger and includes other people, other cultures, other species even. That life is less about being and more about interbeing. We come to know ourselves, then, through coming to know each other. And the deeper that knowledge, the richer and more creative t
he world we build together
Dance is music made visible.
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
Women are the only oppressed group in our society that lives in intimate association with their opressors.