He who would be free,' says a fine thinker
, 'must not conform.
I obey, for my brain is now well a-crawl with the maggots of alcohol, and as I drink to the sad thinkers
on my shelves I quote Richard Hovey:
And many of the latest conceptions of modern thinkers
and statesmen, such as the unity of knowledge, the reign of law, and the equality of the sexes, have been anticipated in a dream by him.
Let us affront and reprimand the smooth mediocrity and squalid contentment of the times, and hurl in the face of custom and trade and office, the fact which is the upshot of all history, that there is a great responsible Thinker
and Actor working wherever a man works; that a true man belongs to no other time or place, but is the centre of things.
I had had occasion, many times, to see Monsieur Stangerson at public ceremonies, and from the first had been struck by his countenance, which seemed as pure as that of a child--the dreamy gaze with the sublime and mystical expression of the inventor and thinker
It reminded me of Taine, yet I knew the man had never heard of that brilliant though dangerous thinker
Zarathustra CREATED the most portentous error, MORALITY, consequently he should also be the first to PERCEIVE that error, not only because he has had longer and greater experience of the subject than any other thinker
--all history is the experimental refutation of the theory of the so-called moral order of things:--the more important point is that Zarathustra was more truthful than any other thinker
What to the ostentatious smuggling verbalists are the thoughts of thinkers
You philosophers who go searching for the meaning of life, thinkers
reading so sadly, and let us hope so wrongly, the riddle of the world--life has but one meaning, the riddle but one answer--which is Love.
How he would have liked to confront those two great thinkers
, and earnestly appeal to them as fellow-man to fellow-men, and ask them to tell him their method!
For right here occurred with Jerry a wonderful thing that thinkers
of the world have not explained.
on general subjects, the greatest minds in the world, in fact, rely on the specialists.