Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it till it come to have a separate and integral interest. To regret deeply is to live afresh.
— Henry David Thoreau

The school system, custodian of print culture, has no place for the rugged individual. It is, indeed, the homogenizing hopper into which we toss our integral tots for processing.
Marshall McLuhan integral quote

Our guiding principle was that design is neither an intellectual nor a material affair, but simply an integral part of the stuff of life, necessary for everyone in a civilized society.
— Walter Gropius

Forgiveness and love are integral to the process of healing.
— Bryant H. McGill

I am a writer and always was; being a writer is an integral part of my identity. Being published, being well regarded, is a component of that identity.
— Brian Aldiss