The Savior encouraged brotherhood. He was not a long-distance leader. He walked and worked with those whom he led. He was not afraid of close friendships. He spent many hours with his disciples, and his relationships with them were intimate.
Until we meet again, may the good Lord take a liking to you.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for truth lies beyond.
You should never feel afraid to become a piece of art. It's exhilarating.
Evolution was far more thrilling to me than the biblical account. Who would not rather be a rising ape than a falling angel? To my juvenile eyes, Darwin was proved true every day. It doesn't take much to make us flip back into monkeys again.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them to the right; and, again, making all crime mean and ugly.
When you're young, you're not afraid of what comes next. You're excited by it.
I look back at the looks I've had over the years. I'm proud of myself that I had the courage to experiment with crazy hairstyles and some fashion things. Would I do it again? No. But that's part of the learning process and getting from point A to point B.
The biggest problem is people are afraid of poetry, think they can't understand it or that it will be boring.
Human beings will be happier - not when they cure cancer or get to Mars or eliminate racial prejudice or flush Lake Erie but when they find ways to inhabit primitive communities again. That's my utopia.
Men despise religion. They hate it and are afraid it may be true.
I've read everything Thomas Wolfe ever wrote; my brother and I memorized whole chapters of 'You Can't Go Home Again' and 'Look Homeward, Angel.'
I am not afraid that the book will be controversial, I'm afraid it will not be controversial.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
When you're young, you're very reckless. Then you get conservative. Then you get reckless again.
Since I was shot, everything is such a dream to me. Like I don't know whether I'm alive or whether I died. I wasn't afraid before. And having been dead once, I shouldn't feel fear. But I am afraid. I don't understand why.
I'd love to go and visit the Mosque in Mecca again, just for the sheer beauty of it, not for God - much the way a non-Catholic might go to Vatican City because of the beauty of the buildings and the artifacts.
We are opposed to the line of compromise with imperialism. At the same time, we cannot tolerate the practice of only shouting against imperialism, but, in actual fact, being afraid to fight it.
Every church is a stone on the grave of a god-man: it does not want him to rise up again under any circumstances.
We should be afraid of sharks half as much as sharks should be afraid of us.
Here ends my forever memorable first High Sierra excursion. I have crossed the Range of Light, surely the brightest and best of all the Lord has built. And, rejoicing in its glory, I gladly, gratefully, hopefully pray I may see it again.