Quotes with lacking
To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.
Letter to Madame Louise Colet, August 13, 1846.
Man’s freedom is lacking if somebody else controls what he needs, for need may result in man’s enslavement of man.
The Green Book (1975)
Anyone who has taken the oath I have just taken must feel a heavy weight of responsibility. If not, he has no conception of the powers and duties of the office upon which he is about to enter, or he is lacking in a proper sense of the obligation which the oath imposes.
Inaugural Address (March 4, 1909). Opening paragraph.