And of all illumination which human reason can give, none is comparable to the discovery of what we are, our nature, our obligations, what happiness we are capable of, and what are the means of attaining it.
Parties weaken themselves by their fear of capable men.
In proportion to the development of his individuality, each person becomes more valuable to himself, and is therefore capable of being more valuable to others. . . .
Only the man who extols the purity of love devoid of desire, is capable of the depravity of a desire devoid of love.
It's not fair, but it's not entirely wrong to presume that the more capable people will come from the better brand.
The greatest activity of which man is capable: Opening up yet another fragment of the frontier of beauty.
That which we are capable of feeling, we are capable of saying.
I'll never lose the sense of being an underdog. I'm capable of a lot more.
Nobody has any right to tell you what you aren't capable of. If you're meant to, you're able to. There is no such thing as impossible.
Old gold has a civilizing virtue which new gold must grow old to be capable of secreting.
I am proud to have been capable of giving people hope again.
If a person goes to his job with a firm determination to give of himself the best of which he is capable, that job no matter what it is takes on dignity and importance.
It's hard for people to see how they can change how dismal things look, but there are still wonderful things to sing about. Music is the only way we are capable of talking about the most important things.
Capitalists are no more capable of self-sacrifice than a man is capable of lifting himself up by his own bootstraps.
When wireless is fully applied the earth will be converted into a huge brain, capable of response in every one of its parts.
Comrade Stalin, having become Secretary-General, has unlimited authority concentrated in his hands, and I am not sure whether he will always be capable of using that authority with sufficient caution.
Because you believed I was capable of behaving decently, I did.
If we want the most effective fighting force, we need to pick the most qualified capable man for the job, even if it's a woman.
Young people are capable, when aroused, of bringing down the towers of oppression and raising the banners of freedom.
Too many people never connect with their true talents and therefore don't know what they are capable of achieving.
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