It is requisite the government be so constituted as one man need not be afraid of another.
— Montesquieu

A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.
— Charles Dickens

People are so constituted that everybody would rather undertake what they see others do, whether they have an aptitude for it or not.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Whoever undertakes to create soon finds himself engaged in creating himself. Self-transformation and the transformation of others have constituted the radical interest of our century, whether in painting, psychiatry, or political action.
— Harold Rosenberg

One can only guess the amount of magic mushrooms a sane person would have to consume to believe that a frisbee constituted a genuine threat to roughly 3,000 police officers.
— Mark Thomas