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Mary Wortley Montagu
English aristocrat, letter writer and poet 1689-1762
I sometimes give myself admirable advice, but I am incapable of taking it.
A. N. Wilson
English writer and columnist 1950-
I suppose if I'd got a brilliant first and done research I might still be a don today, but I hope not. People become dons because they are incapable of doing anything else in life.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.
French physicist, mathematician and philosopher 1623-1662
If man made himself the first object of study, he would see how incapable he is of going further. How can a part know the whole?Source: Thoughts, Letters and Minor Works
American church figure and author 1951-
If your life is rushing in many directions at once, you are incapable of the kind of deep, unhurried prayer that is vital to the Christian walk.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
Scottish author 1806-1844
Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.
English American poet 1612-1672
Iron till it be thoroughly heated is incapable to be wrought; so God sees good to cast some men into the furnace of affliction, and then beats them on his anvil into what frame he pleases.
English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
It is not miserable to be blind; it is miserable to be incapable of enduring blindness.
German philosopher 1882-1940
It is precisely the purpose of the public opinion generated by the press to make the public incapable of judging, to insinuate into it the attitude of someone irresponsible, uninformed.
American writer 1923-
Left-wingers are incapable of conspiring because they are all egomaniacs.
British Conservative politician, prime minister 1894-1986
Marxism is like a classical building that followed the Renaissance; beautiful in its way, but incapable of growth.
English art critic 1819-1900
No art can be noble which is incapable of expressing thought, and no art is capable of expressing thought which does not change.
Nowadays, anyone who cannot speak English and is incapable of using the Internet is regarded as backward.
French writer 1754-1824
Professional critics are incapable of distinguishing and appreciating either diamonds in the rough or gold in bars. They are traders, and in literature know only the coins that are current. Their critical lab has scales and weights, but neither crucible or touchstone.
Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
That one I love who is incapable of ill will, and returns love for hatred. Living beyond the reach of I and mind, and of pain and pleasure, full of mercy, contented, self-controlled, with all his heart and all his mind given to Me - with such a one I am in love.
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