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American writer 1924-1987+1
Christianity has operated with an unmitigated arrogance and cruelty - necessarily, since a religion ordinarily imposes on those who have discovered the true faith the spiritual duty of liberating the infidels.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling
English writer 1865-19360
'Tis beauty, so to speak, nor good talk necessarily. It's just IT. Some women will stay in a man's memory if they once walked down a street.
George D. Prentice
American newspaper editor 1802-18700
A bare assertion is not necessarily the naked truth.
B. F. Skinner
American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-19900
A child who has been severely punished for sex play is not necessarily less inclined to continue; and a man who has been imprisoned for violent assault is not necessarily less inclined toward violence.
American stand-up comedian and actor 1929-0
A lot of money is spent trying to keep people alive who don't necessarily want to be alive.
French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-17940
A man is not necessarily intelligent because he has plenty of ideas, any more than he is a good general because he has plenty of soldiers.
American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-19740
Ages when custom is unsettled are necessarily ages of prophecy. The moralist cannot teach what is revealed; he must reveal what can be taught. He has to seek insight rather than to preach.
And I guess what I would say is that we can't think narrowly about movements for black liberation and we can't necessarily see this class division as simply a product or a certain strategy that black movements have developed for liberation.
As a producer, I think one of the most important decisions you make is not necessarily the material you are working on but the production apparatus that you choose to develop the project with, and that determines what funding you go to, it determines many factors.
As any old Taoist walking out of the woods can tell you, simple-minded does not necessarily mean stupid.
Thomas B. Macaulay
American essayist and historian 1800-18590
As civilization advances, poetry almost necessarily declines.
Irish writer and poet 1728-17740
As writers become more numerous, it is natural for readers to become more indolent; whence must necessarily arise a desire of attaining knowledge with the greatest possible ease.
American writer and criticus 1932-0
Bankruptcy is a sacred state, a condition beyond conditions, as theologians might say, and attempts to investigate it are necessarily obscene, like spiritualism. One knows only that he has passed into it and lives beyond us, in a condition not ours.
Be wary of insisting that you know better than God about when a prayer request should be granted. God's delays are not necessarily denials. He always has reasons for his 'not yets.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
William Carlos Williams
American poet 1883-19630
But all art is sensual and poetry particularly so. It is directly, that is, of the senses, and since the senses do not exist without an object for their employment all art is necessarily objective. It doesn't declaim or explain, it presents.