seeks quotes

Seeks painted trifles and fantastic toys, and eagerly pursues imaginary joys.Mark Akenside

The communism of Marx seeks a strong state centralization, and where this exists, there the parasitic Jewish nation - which speculates upon the labor of people - will always find the means for its existence.Mikhail Bakunin

The state is the great fictitious entity by which everyone seeks to live at the expense of everyone else.Frederic Bastiat

The impulse of the journalist is to be novel, yet to relate his curiosities to the urgencies of the moment; the philosopher seeks what he conceives to be true, regardless of the moment.Daniel Bell

The intellectual takes as a starting point his self and relates the world to his own sensibilities; the scientist accepts an existing field of knowledge and seeks to map out the unexplored terrain.Daniel Bell

The true gourmet, like the true artist, is one of the unhappiest creatures existent. His trouble comes from so seldom finding what he constantly seeks: perfection.Ludwig Bemelmans

The true worth of an experimenter consists in his pursuing not only what he seeks in his experiment, but also what he did not seek.Claude Bernard

Racism is a refuge for the ignorant. It seeks to divide and to destroy. It is the enemy of freedom, and deserves to be met head-on and stamped out.Pierre Berton

And just as the terrorist seeks to divide humanity in hate, so we have to unify it around an idea. And that idea is liberty.Tony Blair

Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt.Henry Bolingbroke

Al-Qa'ida seeks to portray America as an enemy of the world's Muslims. But President Obama has made it clear that the United States is not, and never will be, at war with Islam.John O. Brennan

Zombies are apocalyptic in nature. They belong to a class of monster that doesn't just hunt humans, but seeks to obliterate that entire human race.Max Brooks

One seeks to make the loved one entirely happy, or, if that cannot be, entirely wretched.Jean de la Bruyere

Tragedy occurs when a human soul awakes and seeks, in suffering and pain, to free itself from crime, violence, infamy, even at the cost of life. The struggle is the tragedy - not defeat or death.Whittaker Chambers

We are a nation that seeks out solutions and refuses to ignore challenges.Chris Chocola

Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.Jean Cocteau

The man who seeks to please God is the man who people are pleased with. The man who seeks to please others won't satisfy anyone.Edwin Louis Cole

The novel avoids the sublime and seeks out the interesting.Mason Cooley

Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy found in effort, the educational value of a good example and respect for universal fundamental ethical principles.Pierre de Coubertin

The great unity which true science seeks is found only by beginning with our knowledge of God, and coming down from Him along the stream of causation to every fact and event that affects us.Howard Crosby