Precisely Related Quotes



“The meeting of two eternities, the past and future....is precisely the present moment.”

Henry David Thoreau


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Religions are not imaginative, not poetic, not soulful. On the contrary, they are parochial, small-minded, niggardly with the human imagination, precisely where science is generous.

Richard Dawkins


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He who attains his ideal, precisely thereby surpasses it.

Friedrich Nietzsche


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The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated.

James A. Baldwin


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The goal of meditation is precisely to make your mind smooth and manageable so that it can be concentrated or relaxed at will; and especially to free it from the tyranny of mental afflictions and confusion

Matthieu Ricard


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The whole point of justice consists precisely in our providing for others through humanity what we provide for our own family through affection.

Lactantius


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“Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced to do so, but because he freely conceives it, wants it, and loves it.”

Mikhail Bakunin


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Up to now we have faced external problems in an isolated fashion. One of these problems is precisely the drug trade and what has been the result? A very weak and fragile position.

Alberto Fujimori


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The Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next.

C. S. Lewis


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“Assuming that he believes at all, the everyday Christian is a pitiful figure, a man who really cannot count up to three, and who besides, precisely because of his mental incompetence, would not deserve such a punishment as Christianity promises him”

Friedrich Nietzsche


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