Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness.
— George Orwell

The worker puts his life into the object; but now his life no longer belongs to him but to the object.
Karl Marx objects quote

We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love, never so forlornly unhappy as when we have lost our love object or its love.
— Sigmund Freud

One great object of the Constitution was to restrain majorities from oppressing minorities or encroaching upon their just rights.
— James K. Polk

Only those who look with the eyes of children can lose themselves in the object of their wonder.
— Eberhard Arnold