Without fullness of experience length of days is nothing. When fullness of life has been achieved shortness of days is nothing. That is perhaps why the young have usually so little fear of death they live by intensities that the elderly have forgotten.
War is the supreme drama of a completely mechanized society.
Traditionalists are pessimists about the future and optimists about the past.
The way people in democracies think of the government as something different from themselves is a real handicap. And of course sometimes the government confirms their opinion.
The earth is the Lord’s fullness thereof: this is no longer a hollow dictum of religion but a directive for economic action toward human brotherhood.
The chief function of the city is to convert power into form energy into culture dead matter into the living symbols of art biological reproduction into social creativity.
Restore human legs as a means of travel. Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities.
Our national flower is the concrete cloverleaf.
One of the functions of intelligence is to take account of the dangers that come from trusting solely to the intelligence.
Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation and without being allowed the preliminary trials the failures and botches that are essential for training.