I believe that pluralistic secularism, in the long run, is a more deadly poison than straightforward persecution.
Nothing more completely baffles one who is full of trick and duplicity himself, than straight forward and simple integrity in another.
Whoever benefits his enemy with straightforward intention that man's enemies will soon fold their hands in devotion.
We are ashamed to seem evasive in the presence of a straightforward man, cowardly in the presence of a brave one, gross in the eyes of a refined one, and so on. We always imagine, and in imagining share, the judgments of the other mind.
I actually love talking about taking pictures, and I think that helps everyone.
Men are gentle, honest and straightforward. Women are convoluted, deceptive and dangerous.
The first point was we wanted power to determine our own destiny in our own black community. And what we had done is, we wanted to write a program that was straightforward to the people. We didn't want to give a long dissertation.
I wanted to use what I was, to be what I was born to be - not to have a 'career', but to be that straightforward obvious unmistakable animal, a writer.
I find it extraordinary that a straightforward if inelegant device for ensuring the survival of the species should involve human beings in such emotional turmoil. Does sex have to be taken so seriously?
I've discovered as I've grown up that life is far more complicated than you think it is when you're a kid. It isn't just a straightforward fairytale.
In my own work, I tend to cover a lot of time and to jump back and forward in time, and sometimes the way I do this is not very straightforward.
It is straightforward for me to be ethical, responsible, and kind-hearted because I have the resources to support that.
If the gentleman has ability, he is magnanimous, generous, tolerant, and straightforward, through which he opens the way to instruct others.
Some girls like to say one thing and mean another. And me being who I am, I'm very straightforward. Everything is very black and white for me. I don't really like playing mind games.
I hate going to the gym and doing it the old-fashioned way. I hate anything that's too straightforward, too routine, too familiar. I get bored really, really quickly.
I think if you show up and you work hard and you're straightforward, you can always create your own opportunities. I hope I'm right.
Sometimes God writes straightforward in twisted lines.
From my dad I learned to be good to people, to always be honest and straightforward. I learned hard work and perseverance.
For many people, commuting is the worst part of the day, and policies that can make commuting shorter and more convenient would be a straightforward way to reduce minor but widespread suffering.
And what he meant was that maths wasn't like life because in life there are no straightforward answers in the end