— John Newton Anglican clergyman and hymn-writer 1725 - 1807
The Works of the Rev. John Newton http://books.google.com.mx/books?id=ejYIv91QlGUC&pg=PA382&lpg=PA382&dq=newton+we+must+worship+the+lamb&source=bl&ots=zNMOTpAZ3y&sig=llNL3C_qLM50GDCA9RkmkZDWuYs&hl=es-419&sa=X&ei=__KXUsexDZXeoAScnoLgBg&ved=0CCsQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=newton%20we%20must%20worship%20the%20lamb&f=false, Vol. 2, p. 382.
— Brandon Mull, Grip of the Shadow Plague
„Our aim as scientists is objective truth; more truth, more interesting truth, more intelligible truth. We cannot reasonably aim at certainty.“
— Karl Popper Austrian-British philosopher of science 1902 - 1994
In Search of a Better World (1984), Context: Our aim as scientists is objective truth; more truth, more interesting truth, more intelligible truth. We cannot reasonably aim at certainty. Once we realize that human knowledge is fallible, we realize also that we can never be completely certain that we have not made a mistake.
— José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero Former Prime Minister of Spain 1960
As President, 2007, Debate on the State of the Nation, 3rd July 2007 Source: http://www.cadenaser.com/economia/audios/prometio-zapatero-llegar-pleno-empleo/csrcsrpor/20090127csrcsreco_2/Aes/
— Gustav Stresemann German politician, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate 1878 - 1929
1920s, Interview with The New York Times (4 April 1924), quoted in W. M. Knight-Patterson, Germany. From Defeat to Conquest 1913-1933 (London: George Allen and Unwin, 1945), p. 347
— Nayef Al-Rodhan philosopher, neuroscientist, geostrategist, and author 1959
Symbiotic Realism: A Theory of International Relations in an Instant and an Interdependent World, p. 124 (2007)
— Hans von Seeckt German general 1866 - 1936
Seeckt upon meeting Adolf Hitler for the first time (11 March 1923), quoted in John W. Wheeler-Bennett, The Nemesis of Power: The German Army in Politics 1918-1945 (London: Macmillan, 1964), p. 118, n. 1.
„It is freedom, it is particularity, it is solitude that we are aiming at, and not Evil for its own sake“
— Jean Paul Sartre, Saint Genet
Saint Genet, Actor and Martyr (1952), (179).
„We have a bow and arrow and if we aim well, we can hit the target. The problem is that Bayern has a bazooka.“
— Jürgen Klopp German association football player and manager 1967
About Bayern Munich, Klopp comparing the financial capabilities of Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund.
„Animals are not here for us to do as we please with. We are not their superiors, we are their equals. We are their family. Be kind to them.“
— Ricky Gervais English comedian, actor, director, producer, musician, writer, and former radio presenter 1961
Twitter, 17 November 2013; quoted in "Ricky Gervais Is PETA’s Person of the Year," PETA (23 December 2013) https://www.peta.org/blog/ricky-gervais-petas-person-year/
„We spoil the dispositions nature has given to women; we neglect their education, fill their minds with nothing solid, and destine them solely to please, and to please only by their graces or their vices.“
— Anne-Thérèse de Marguenat de Courcelles, marquise de Lambert writer from France 1647 - 1733
New Reflections on Women, 1727, Wiki translation based on that of Amelia Gere Mason, The Women of the French Salons; New York: The Century Co., 1891. p. 142.
— Jonathan Safran Foer, livro Everything Is Illuminated
„So please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookshelf on the wall.“
— Roald Dahl, livro Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
— James Clavell, livro The Children's Story
The Children's Story (1982), "Teacher" leading the class in prayer.
„Burning in effigy. Kissing the picture of one's beloved… it aims at nothing at all; we just behave this way and then we feel satisfied.“
— Ludwig Wittgenstein Austrian-British philosopher 1889 - 1951
1930s-1951, Philosophical Occasions 1912-1951 (1993), Ch. 7 : Remarks on Frazer's Golden Bough, p. 123