Quotes 1 till 7 of 7.
Even papists could not see that a moral evil was detained in the soul through its physical connection with the body; and that it required the dissolution of this physical connection before the moral contagion could be removed.
Dean William R. Inge
Dean of St Paul's, London 1860-19540
Every institution not only carries within it the seeds of its own dissolution, but prepares the way for its most hated rival.
American Poet 1878-19670
If she [America] forgets where she came from, if the people lose sight of what brought them along, if she listens to the deniers and mockers, then will begin the rot and dissolution.Source: On America, in Remembrance Rock (1948)
French Novelist 1804-18760
It is a mistake to regard age as a downhill grade toward dissolution. The reverse is true. As one grows older, one climbs with surprising strides.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
German writer and poet 1749-18320
Progress has not followed a straight ascending line, but a spiral with rhythms of progress and retrogression, of evolution and dissolution.
The most dangerous aspect of present-day life is the dissolution of the feeling of individual responsibility. Mass solitude has done away with any difference between the internal and the external, between the intellectual and the physical.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Scottish writer and poet 1850-18950
You can forgive people who do not follow you through a philosophical disquisition; but to find your wife laughing when you had tears in your eyes, or staring when you were in a fit of laughter, would go some way towards a dissolution of the marriage.