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To be beneficent when we can is a duty; and besides this, there are many minds so sympathetically constituted that, without any other motive of vanity or self-interest, they find a pleasure in spreading joy around them, and can take delight in the satisfaction of others so far as it is their own work. But I maintain that in such a case an action of this kind, however proper, however amiable it may be, has nevertheless no true moral worth, but is on a level with other inclinations. ... For the maxim lacks the moral import, namely, that such actions be done from duty, not from inclination.
– Immanuel Kant, FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF THE METAPHYSICS OF ETHICSRate it:
To be beyond yourself is the gate to wisdom.
– Sorin CerinRate it:
To be blind is bad, but worse is to have eyes and not see.
– Hellen KellerRate it:
To be brave is to love someone unconditionally, without expecting anything in return. To just give. That takes courage, because we don't want to fall on our faces or leave ourselves open to hurt.
– MadonnaRate it:
To be capable of steady friendship or lasting love, are the two greatest proofs, not only of goodness of heart, but of strength of mind.
– William HazlittRate it:
To be clear: I am not anti-marriage. I am anti-marrying-people-who-suck-at-life-and-will-suck-the-life-out-of-you.
– Ingrid WeirRate it:
To be clever enough to get a great deal of money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
To be clever enough to get all the money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
– G. K. ChestertonRate it:
To be closer to God, be closer to people.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
To be completely woman you need a master, and in him a compass for your life. You need a man you can look up to and respect. If you dethrone him it's no wonder that you are discontented, and discontented women are not loved for long.
– Marlene DietrichRate it:
To be conscious that we are perceiving or thinking is to be conscious of our own existence.
– AristotleRate it:
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
– Benjamin DisraeliRate it:
To be conservative at 20 is heartless and to be a liberal at 60 is plain idiocy.
– Sir Winston ChurchillRate it:
To be content with what one has is the greatest and truest of riches.
– CiceroRate it:
To be deceived by our enemies or betrayed by our friends in insupportable; yet by ourselves we are often content to be so treated.
– Francois De La RochefoucauldRate it:
To be envied is a nobler fate than to be pitied.
– PindarRate it:
To be exempt from the passions with which others are tormented, is the only pleasing solitude.
– Joseph AddisonRate it:
To be feared is much safer then to be loved.
– Niccolo Machiavelli, The PrinceRate it:
To be feared is to fear no one has been able to strike terror into others and at the same time enjoy peace of mind.
– SenecaRate it:
To be feared is to fear: no one has been able to strike terror into others and at the same time enjoy peace of mind.
– SenecaRate it:
To be fond of learning is near to wisdom; to practice with vigor is near to benevolence; and to be conscious of shame is near to fortitude. He who knows these three things
– ConfuciusRate it:
To be forgotten is not something horrible; not to be remembered ever again is something horrible!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
To be free in an age like ours, one must be in a position of authority. That in itself would be enough to make me ambitious.
– Ernest RenanRate it:
To be free it is not enough to beat the system, one must beat the system every day.
– AnonymousRate it:
To be full of things is to be empty of God. To be empty of things is to be full of God.
– Meister EckhartRate it:

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