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To what extent is any given man morally responsible
by Alexis Carrel

To what extent is any given man morally responsible
for any given act? We do not know.
- Alexis Carrel

The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest
gift of the human cerebrum.
- Alexis Carrel

Those who desire to rise as high as our human condition allows,
must renounce intellectual pride, the omnipotence of clear thinking,
belief in the absolute power of logic.
- Alexis Carrel

All great men are gifted with intuition.
They know without reasoning or analysis,
what they need to know.
- Alexis Carrel

 

Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life
because it is essentially destructive.
- Alexis Carrel

The first duty of society is to give each of its members
the possibility of fulfilling his destiny.
When it becomes incapable of performing this duty it must be transformed.
- Alexis Carrel

Hard conditions of life are indispensable to bringing
out the best in human personality.
- Alexis Carrel

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Man cannot remake himself without suffering,
for he is both the marble and the sculptor.
- Alexis Carrel

The most efficient way to live reasonably is every
morning to make a plan of one's day and every night
to examine the results obtained.
- Alexis Carrel

Life leaps like a geyser for those who drill through the rock of inertia.
- Alexis Carrel

In man, the things which are not measurable are more
important than those which are measurable.
- Alexis Carrel

The quality of life is more important than life itself.
- Alexis Carrel

A few observation and much reasoning lead to error;
many observations and a little reasoning to truth.
- Alexis Carrel

Religion brings to man an inner strength,
spiritual light, and ineffable peace.
- Alexis Carrel

The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories
is dangerous to those who shut themselves up in them too long.
It separates us from reality like a fog.
- Alexis Carrel

Everyone makes a greater effort to hurt other people than to help himself.
- Alexis Carrel

Comforts and syphilis are the greatest enemies of mankind.
- Alexis Carrel

All of us, at certain moments of our lives,
need to take advice and to receive help from other people.
- Alexis Carrel

Science has to be understood in its broadest sense,
as a method for comprehending all observable reality,
and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
- Alexis Carrel

Intuition comes very close to clairvoyance;
it appears to be the extrasensory perception of reality.
- Alexis Carrel

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
- Confucius

We must respect the other fellow's religion,
but only in the sense and to the extent
that we respect his theory that
his wife is beautiful and his children smart.
- H. L. Mencken

Age does not protect you from love.
But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
- Anais Nin

INTENT:
We hold the power to make things happen
through our intent -
to the extent that we use our intention
with compassion and without ego.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The movies we love and admire are to some extent a
function of who we are when we see them.
- Mary Schmich

The awareness that health is dependent
upon habits that we control
makes us the first generation in history
that to a large extent determines its own destiny.
- Jimmy Carter

To the extent that we are all educated and informed,
we will be more equipped to deal with the gut issues that tend to divide us.
- Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg

The extent of your consciousness is limited only by
your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you,
and all it contains.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.
- Thomas Aquinas

I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent,
than in the extent of my power and possessions.
- Plutarch

An Indian tribe is sovereign to the extent that the U.S.
permits it to be sovereign.
- Russell Smith

To the extent that the judicial profession becomes
the daily routine of deciding cases on the most secure
precedents and the narrowest grounds available,
the judicial mind atrophies and its perspective shrinks.
- Irving R. Kaufman

But the disparaging of those we love always alienates
us from them to some extent.
We must not touch our idols; the gilt comes off in our hands.
- Gustave Flaubert

Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average.
His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some
part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.
- Sigmund Freud

I think most writers feel like they're on the outside
looking in much of the time.
All of us feel, to a certain extent,
alienated from the stuff going on around us.
- Mark Haddon

You can read everybody.
It's not even interesting to tell the truth because
to some extent it's false.
- Charles Olson

The older the layers, the more each of them is uniform over a great extent;
the newer the layers,
the more they are limited and subject to variation within small distances.
- George Cuvier

So the only way we're going to improve fuel economy
or appliance efficiency swiftly and to the maximum
extent practicable is if the government requires it.
- Sherwood Boehlert

When virtue is at liberty, so to some extent is vice.
- Barbara Amiel

The extent of one man's guilt may be defined by how
much of it is experienced by the party he injured.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

I live every day to its fullest extent and I don't sweat the small stuff.
- Olivia Newton-John

I love my government not least for the extent to which it leaves me alone.
- John Updike

I think the rising and falling popularity of areas
like hard SF and far-future SF is,
to a considerable extent, the same as any other fashion.
- Stanley Schmidt

Beck said he didn't believe in the theory of a song
coming through you as if you were an open vessel.
I agree with him to a certain extent.
- Sheryl Crow

To the extent that philosophical positions both confuse
us and close doors to further inquiry,
they are likely to be wrong.
- E. O. Wilson

We know specific genes are turned on in specific cells,
but we don't know to what extent this happens.
- Walter Gilbert

There is nothing respecting which a man may be so long
unconscious as of the extent and strength of his prejudices.
- Francis Jeffrey

Influence is to be measured, not by the extent of surface it covers,
but by its kind.
- William Ellery Channing

The Bishop moves diagonally forwards or backwards,
to the extent of the Board.
- Howard Staunton

I was encouraged by my mother and, to a lesser extent,
by my father.
- Carlisle Floyd

No, I didn't quite know to what extent the football might be,
but it was quite a bonus for me to try to learn new
skills and to keep fit at the same time.
- Parminder Nagra

The eventual place the American army should take on
the western front was to a large extent influenced
by the vital question of communication and supply.
- Kelly Miller

Aerobic dancing is already adjusting to injury problems
and will probably phase out to some extent.
- Kenneth H. Cooper

The truth is that from birth on we are,
to one extent or another, a fairly sensual species.
- Jock Sturges

We take our bearings, daily, from others.
To be sane is, to a great extent, to be sociable.
- John Updike

My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby,
to some extent, directed.
Nor am I the captain of my soul; I am only its noisiest passenger.
- Aldous Huxley

Life will always be to a large extent what we ourselves make it.
- Samuel Smiles

Every artist seems to me to have the job of bearing
witness to the world we live in.
To some extent I think of all of us as artists,
because we have voices and we are each of us unique.
- Jane Rule

We must remember, too, that the Russian population
of the Caucasus are to a large extent Muslims,
and the areas such as Georgia which have aspirations of their own.
- Aly Khan

Some in journalism consider themselves apart from and
to some extent above the people they purport to serve.
- Brit Hume

Only the French, I guess, really use tenor and alto
to any great extent in the orchestra.
- Gerry Mulligan

I think the measure of your success to a certain extent
will be the amount of things written about you that aren't true.
- Cybill Shepherd

I never thought I would live long enough to see the
legal profession change to the extent it has.
- Constance Baker Motley

As an actor, you want to keep your demons to some extent,
but you also have to exorcise them so you can use them
instead of them using you.
- Skeet Ulrich

Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future,
making it predictable and reliable to the extent that
this is humanly possible.
- Hannah Arendt

I've been in many of them and to some extent I would have to say this;
if you've seen one city slum you've seen them all.
- Spiro T. Agnew

There was no race - but to the extent that there was an arms competition,
it was almost entirely on the Soviet side,
first to catch up and then to surpass the Americans.
- Herman Kahn

Questions structure and, so, to some extent predetermine answers.
- A. R. Ammons

To the extent that tenure supports academic freedom,
I support tenure.
I want no person or system to have any power,
real or apparent, to chill academic freedom.
- James E. Rogers

The mood in which my book was conceived and executed,
was in fact to some extent a passing one.
- F. H. Bradley

We try to...
we are, I suppose to a certain extent all affected and erm,
that is both funny and sad I think.
- Tony Hancock


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