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American politician 1923-
For other nations, utopia is a blessed past never to be recovered; for Americans it is just beyond the horizon.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
American author and clergyman 1814-1880
Objects close to the eye shut out much larger objects on the horizon; and splendors born only of the earth eclipse the stars. So it is with people who sometimes cover up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and so quench transcendent glories with a little shining dust.
German politician 1876-1967
We all live under the same sky, but we don't all have the same horizon.
French writer and criticus 1823-1892
As soon as sacrifice becomes a duty and necessity to mankind. I see no limit to the horizon which opens before him.
Do not be in a hurry to succeed. What would you have to live for afterwards? Better make the horizon your goal; it will always be ahead of you.
David Lloyd George
British Statesman, Prime Minister 1863-1945
Four specters haunt the Poor - Old Age, Accident, Sickness and Unemployment. We are going to exorcise them. We are going to drive hunger from the hearth. We mean to banish the workhouse from the horizon of every workman in the land.
German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
In a higher phase of communist society... only then can the narrow horizon of bourgeois right be fully left behind and society inscribe on its banners: from each according to his ability, to each according to his needs.
Liberation is an ever shifting horizon, a total ideology that can never fulfill its promises. It has the therapeutic quality of providing emotionally charged rituals of solidarity in hatred - it is the amphetamine of its believers.
Swedish diplomat 1905-1961
Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only those who keep their eye fixed on the far horizon will find their right road.
No matter how far a person can go the horizon is still way beyond you.