quote by Immanuel Kant

Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and awe, the oftener and more steadily we reflect on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.

— Immanuel Kant

Most Powerful Critiqued quotations

You're always working to improve, and you're always being critiqued on your next performance. It's not about what you've done. There's always room to grow.

The way I've been brought up to is take critiques and turn them into positives in my game.

The invocation of social necessity should alert us.

It contains the seeds for Marx's critique of political economy as well as for his dissection of capitalism.

Has feminism made us all more conscious? I think it has.

Feminist critiques of anthropological masculine bias have been quite important, and they have increased my sensitivity to that kind of issue

One of the principal motifs of Nietzsche's work is that Kant had not carried out a true critique because he was not able to pose the problem of critique in terms of values.

There are certain books in the world which every searcher for truth must know: the Bible, the Critique of Pure Reason, the Origin of Species, and Karl Marx's Capital.

There are certain books in the world which every searcher for truth must know: the Bible, the Critique of Pure Reason, the Origin of Species, and Karl Marx's Capital.

If you're regularly willing to give a critique, but not willing to take one, you're not a leader, you're a cynic.

Everybody has a part of her body that she doesn't like, but I've stopped complaining about mine because I don't want to critique nature's handiwork ... My job is simply to allow the light to shine out of the masterpiece.

My critique of democracy begins and ends with this point.

Kids must be educated to disrespect authority or else democracy is a farce.

A critique does not consist in saying that things aren't good the way they are.

It consists in seeing on just what type of assumptions, of familiar notions, of established and unexamined ways of thinking the accepted practices are based... To do criticism is to make harder those acts which are now too easy.

Why do you do smoky makeup, why do you try to act pretty on broadcast, etc.

For hip-hop where purity is important and masculinity plays a large part, I believe it's definitely a critique that could come out.

Just look at all the awards shows now.

It has turned into a catwalk. You have to be wearing a certain designer, a certain dress, and everyone's critiquing.

Don’t get high off praises, and don’t get too low on critiques.

I remember a time at Yale when my work was being critiqued by Paul Rand.

Mr. Rand told me only to use Helvetica as a display face never in text, then he squinted, leaned in, and whispered in my ear, "because Helvetica looks like dogshit in text".

The conditions of a true critique and a true creation are the same: the destruction of an image of thought which presupposes itself and the genesis of the act of thinking in thought itself. Something in the world forces us to think. This something is an object not of recognition but of a fundamental encounter

Trust is rebuilt by focusing not on what the other person did or did not do but on critiquing one's own behavior, improving one's trustworthiness, and focusing attention not on words and promises but on actions, attitudes, and ways of being.

It's not easy that everything you do, everybody has to come in and critique it and give their opinion. Sometimes it does help me and sometimes it hurts me as a person. That's life. I have feelings.

He who stands aloof runs the risk of believing himself better than others and misusing his critique of society as an ideology for his private interest.

I've looked at pictures that my mom has of me, from when I was four years old at the turntable. I'm there, reaching up to play the records. I feel like I was bred to do what I do. I've been into music, and listening to music and critiquing it, my whole life.

Failure to critique US empire allows feminist projects to be used and mobilized as handmaidens in the imperial project.

There are two kinds of people. Those who climb mountains and those who sit in the shadow of the mountains and critique the climbers.

Every intelligent painter carries the whole culture of modern painting in his head. It is his real subject, of which everything he paints in both an homage and a critique, and everything he says is a gloss.

The new critique you're gonna start hearing about James Franco, is 'He's spreading himself too thin.'

I still think it's important for people to have a sharp, ongoing critique of marriage in patriarchal society — because once you marry within a society that remains patriarchal, no matter how alternative you want to be within your unit, there is still a culture outside you that will impose many, many values on you whether you want them to or not.

But we need more than a broader understanding of what is a good society or a moral and political critique of the existing market fundamentalism engulfing American society, we also need to create new forms of solidarity, new and broad based social movements that move beyond the isolated and fractured politics of the current historical moment.

I am itching to criticize some well-regarded writers' works, but I am not doing it because I am perfectly aware that my critique could easily be reduced to envy or just plain meanness.

I've always loved brainstorming with other writers, and I consider having my work critiqued a part of that brainstorming.

The simplest kind of guidance (critique) comes every day, and many times a day in the form of discomfort.

I'm very critiqueful of my own stuff, and I kick everybody out the studio when I'm singing, no one is in the studio, it's just me and the engineers, no one else in the studio when I'm doing my thing.

Online media is the future, and younger feminists are already instrumental in using social media and multi-media platforms on the web to document street harassment, archive and critique the media, and create art.

I will not accept your guidance and critique unless you are supportive and nurturing. On the other hand, you need to be continually demanding.

I think as you get older, you realize there's always going to be critics.

Critics are going to win every time because they can change their critique based on the stats and their own personal feelings.

We must experiment, fail, and try again, but beginning with a critique of legal reform and a commitment to center the most vulnerable moves us away from some of the most common, obvious pitfalls of neoliberal social movement strategies.