Everyone has people in their lives that are gay, lesbian or transgender or bisexual. They may not want to admit it, but I guarantee they know somebody.
I am imperfect in many things, nevertheless I want my brethren and kinsfolk to know my nature so that they may be able to perceive my soul's desire.
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event, nor what end waits for him.
The artist never entirely knows. We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark.
A warrior-hunter knows that his death is waiting, and the very act he is performing now may well be his last battle on earth. He calls it a battle because it is a struggle. Most people move from act to act without any struggle or thought. A warrior-hunter, on the contrary, assesses every act; and since he has intimate knowledge of his death, he proceeds judiciously,as if every act were his last battle. Only a fool would fail to notice advantage a warrior-hunter has over his fellow men. A warrior-hunter gives his last battle its due respect. It's only natural that his last act on earth should be the best of himself. It's pleasurable that way. It dulls the edge of his fright.
I have seen too much not to know that the impression of a woman may be more valuable than the conclusion of an analytical reasoner.
When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
Everything you'll ever need to know is within you; the secrets of the universe are imprinted on the cells of your body.
I'm astounded by people who want to 'know' the universe when it's hard enough to find your way around Chinatown.
If a writer knows enough about what he is writing about, he may omit things that he knows. The dignity of movement of an iceberg is due to only one ninth of it being above water.
Tact in audacity consists in knowing how far we may go too far.
Finally we shall place the Sun himself at the center of the Universe. All this is suggested by the systematic procession of events and the harmony of the whole Universe, if only we face the facts, as they say, 'with both eyes open'.
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
Let me remind you of the old maxim: people under suspicion are better moving than at rest, since at rest they may be sitting in the balance without knowing it, being weighed together with their sins.
Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.
And ultimately the people who produce my records, they know that they're here to serve the purpose of me expressing who I am at this period of time and augmenting that or pulling it forward and I love that process.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
You don't have to fear defeat if you believe it may reveal powers that you didn't know you possessed.
One can know a man from his laugh, and if you like a man's laugh before you know anything of him, you may confidently say that he is a good man.
I know not how I may seem to others, but to myself I am but a small child wandering upon the vast shores of knowledge, every now and then finding a small bright pebble to content myself with.
To know that everything we say and do to this new little human being may have a profound effect on him or her is a daunting obligation.
Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation, whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion, and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure.
A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.