The only things in my life that compatibly exists with this grand universe are the creative works of the human spirit.
Whoever happens to give birth to mischievous children lives always with unending grief in his spirit and heart.
A universe comes to birth from its center; it spreads out from a central point that is, as it were, its navel.
The sea is the universal sewer.
The author, in his work, must be like God in the Universe, present everywhere and visible nowhere.
Truth never comes into the world but like a bastard, to the ignominy of him that brought her birth.
The mathematical framework of quantum theory has passed countless successful tests and is now universally accepted as a consistent and accurate description of all atomic phenomena.
You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.
It shows a brave and resolute spirit not to be agitated in exciting circumstances.
Before embarking on important undertakings sit quietly calm your senses and thoughts and meditate deeply. You will then be guided by the great creative power of Spirit.
There are more people living in Lower Manhattan now than before the terrorist attacks. That's faith for you. There's such a strong spirit here.
It is thought and feeling which guides the universe, not deeds.
I carried on the negotiations with the leaders of the Nazi group at the University, proposing that we should organize a strike of the students.
Millions of men have lived to fight, build palaces and boundaries, shape destinies and societies; but the compelling force of all times has been the force of originality and creation profoundly affecting the roots of human spirit.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
Then God sends us such a messenger who appears to us in spirit, warns us, consoles us, teaches us, and brings us His good tidings.
The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.
A political victory, a rise of rents, the recovery of your sick or?return of your absent friend, or some other favorable event raises your spirits, and you think that good days are preparing for you.? Do not beleive it.? Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
The house is not an object, "a machine to live in"; it is the universe that man constructs for himself by imitating the paradigmatic creation of the gods, the cosmogony.
It's extraordinary to look into a baby's face and see a piece of your flesh and your spirit. It makes you realize you are a part of the human race.
A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a book. Haste makes waste, no less in life than in housekeeping. Keep the time, observe the hours of the universe, not of the cars.
And then of course there is a whole dialogue between the spirit of the film camera, which is something I was focusing on very strongly in the film.
The University brings out all abilities, including incapability.
No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man; no other idea has so fruitfully stimulated his intellect; yet no other concept stands in greater need of clarification than that of the infinite.
If there is a transmigration of souls then I am not yet on the bottom rung. My life is a hesitation before birth.