Only passions, great passions can elevate the soul to great things.
— Denis Diderot

Don't argue for the sake of arguing. Guilty people always want to argue. Don't stoop to their level, make them elevate to yours.
— Tony Gaskins

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
— Henry David Thoreau

Make no more giants, God!But elevate the race at once!
— Robert Browning

Public Opinion... an attempt to organize the ignorance of the community, and to elevate it to the dignity of physical force.
— Oscar Wilde