Quotes with exist
The only things in my life that compatibly exist with this grand universe are the creative works of the human spirit.
Ansel Adams: An Autobiography (1985)
If life is going to exist in a Universe of this size, then the one thing it cannot afford to have is a sense of proportion.
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (1980)
Doping existed since ancient times and probably always exist.
Interview with Le Monde, June 28, 2013.
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
If philosophers are really to deal with the problem of human existence -- and no other professional group in society is likely to take over the job for them -- they might very well begin by asking: How does philosophy itself exist at the present time? Or, more concretely: How do philosophers exist in the modern world?
Irrational Man: A Study in Existential Philosophy (1958)
How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose we know not, though sometimes sense it. But we know from daily life that we exist for other people first of all for whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.
The problems that exist in the world today cannot be solved by the level of thinking that created them.
A free America can exist as part of a free world, and a free world can continue to exist only as it meets the rightful demands of people for security, progress, and prosperity.
Address at the Gettysburg College Convocation: The Importance of Understanding (April 4, 1959). Speaking about the fight against communism.
Atheism is more than just the knowledge that gods do not exist, and that religion is either a mistake or a fraud. Atheism is an attitude, a frame of mind that looks at the world objectively, fearlessly, always trying to understand all things as a part of nature.
Atheism: An Affirmative View (1980)
I am not a liberator. Liberators do not exist. The people liberate themselves.
Because there is a law such as gravity, the Universe can and will create itself from nothing. Spontaneous creation is the reason there is something rather than nothing, why the Universe exists, why we exist. It is not necessary to invoke God to light the blue touch paper and set the Universe going.
The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Hereditary information does not exist independently of its embodiment.
Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems and the Economic World (1995)
Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem -- neat, plausible, and wrong.
In New York Evening Mail, November 16 1917.
I believe marriage to be the best and most important relation that can exist between two human beings.
Marriage and Morals (1929)
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist.
We cannot exist without mutual help. All, therefore, that need aid have a right to ask it from their fellow men, and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt.
It is not the last drop that empties the water-clock, but all that which previously has flowed out; similarly, the final hour when we cease to exist does not of itself bring death; it merely of itself completes the death-process. We reach death at that moment, but we have been a long time on the way.
Epistulae morales ad Lucilium, On Despising Death
We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat; they do not exist.
The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for whites or women for men.
Foreword to The Dreaded Comparison: Animal Slavery and Human Slavery (1996) by Marjorie Spiegel
From a commercial point of view, if Christmas did not exist it would be necessary to invent it.
I'm sure this goes against everything you've been taught, but right and wrong do exist. Just because you don't know what the right answer is, maybe there's even no way you could know what the right answer is, doesn't make your answer right or even okay. It's much simpler than that. It's just plain wrong.
House, Three Stories. By Dr. Gregory House.