To this war of every man against every man, this also in consequent; that nothing can be unjust. The notions of right and wrong, justice and injustice have there no place. Where there is no common power, there is no law, where no law, no injustice. Force, and fraud, are in war the cardinal virtues.— Thomas Hobbes
Most Powerful Cardinals quotations
Abortion is a worse moral scandal than priests sexually abusing young people.
I am more afraid of my own heart than of the pope and all his cardinals.
I have within me the great pope, Self.
A cardinal principle of Total Quality escapes too many managers: you cannot continuously improve interdependent systems and processes until you progressively perfect interdependent, interpersonal relationships.
There are no rules in filmmaking. Only sins. And the cardinal sin is dullness.
People don't know this, but I helped the Cardinals win the pennant.
I came down with hepatitis. The trainer injected me with it!
Every one suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known.
The cardinal rule for hosting the Miss USA and Miss Universe beauty pageants is to expect the unexpected.
A cardinal American virtue, 'ambition,' promotes a cardinal American vice, 'deviant behavior.
Comparison, a great teacher once told me, is the cardinal sin of modern life.
It traps us in a game that we can't win. Once we define ourselves in terms of others, we lose the freedom to shape our own lives.
Dear brothers and sisters, after the great Pope John Paul II, the cardinals have elected me - a simple, humble worker in the vineyard of the Lord.
There is only one cardinal rule: One must always listen to the patient.
To inflict cruelties on defenceless creatures, or condone such acts, is to abuse one of the cardinal tenets of a civilized society - reverence for life.
Don't compare yourself to others you have no idea what their journey is all about.
No class or group or party in Germany could escape its share of responsibility for the abandonment of the democratic Republic and the advent of Adolf Hitler. The cardinal error of the Germans who opposed Nazism was their failure to unite against it.
When you say you're a padre, people ask when did you become a parent.
When you say you're a cardinal, they tell you to work hard because the next step is pope. But when you say you're a Dodger, everybody knows you're in the Major Leagues.
Fortunately, I knew the cardinal rule of getting on with one's fellow cooks.
It applies in any kitchen and can be summed up in two short words: bust ass.
Fashion design is so diverse. It does not have clear identities as before with Balenciaga, Chanel, Cardin, Courreges. Design is about being recognised without a label. Elegance alone is not sufficient.
There art two cardinal sins from which all others spring: Impatience and Laziness.
Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
Whatever I contributed to the unique morale of the Cardinals was part of this growth, and so, of course, was my decision to have it out in public with the owners of organized baseball.
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience.
Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.
Capitalism’s real “grave-diggers” may end up being its own delusional Cardinals, who have turned ideology into faith. Despite their strategic brilliance, they seem to have trouble grasping a simple fact: Capitalism is destroying the planet. The two old tricks that dug it out of past crises-War and Shopping-simply will not work.
Make peace with your past - so it won't spoil the present!
No man could be equipped for the presidency if he has never been tempted by one of the seven cardinal sins.
I grew up in central Illinois midway between Chicago and St.
Louis and I made an historic blunder. All my friends became Cardinals fans and grew up happy and liberal and I became a Cubs fan and grew up embittered and conservative.
What is wonderful about a university like LSE is that you not only receive teaching of very high quality, you also learn where to find the knowledge you are seeking. And you make unexpected discoveries; it was a Marxist professor who introduced me to the work of Cardinal Newman, a great master of English prose as well as theology.
The fourth (of the four cardinal virtues) is supportiveness: this manifests as service to others without expectation of reward. (Paraphrased: Such service is not a mere conforming to some external rule of behavior, but instead a manifestation of your original nature).
As Emmanuel, Cardinal Suhard says, "To be a witness does not consist in engaging in propaganda, nor even in stirring people up, but in being a living mystery. It means to live in such a way that one's life would not make sense if God did not exist.
There is no such thing as a typical season, not for the Cardinals, not for San Diego, not for Minnesota.
Following a meeting with Hitler, Cardinal Michael von Faulhaber, a man who had 'courageously criticized the Nazi attacks on the Catholic Church' - went away convinced that Hitler was deeply religious.
Anytime that the Arizona Cardinals play football, I scream at the top of my lungs at the television. And I have certain dances that I do.
JFK used to say the bishops and the cardinals were all Republicans, but the nuns were Democrats! I sort of believe that too.
Time heals almost everything. Give time time.
I grew up with a fashion-obsessed mother and an older sister, so there was a lot of fashion in my house. The first thing I remember owning was a Pierre Cardin jumpsuit when I was 9 or 10; of course I didn't actually buy it, but I fell in love with it.