Kindness is seen as weakness and intelligence worshiped, even when that intelligence allows unfathomable injustice and suffering to occur under its smart watch.
The worst vice of the solitary is the worship of his food.
These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, wealth without work, learning without silence, religion without fearlessness and worship without awareness.
Great masters neither want nor need your worship.
Your greatest gift to them and yourself is to emulate their divinity by claiming it as your own.
Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by him.
Reverence something to be worshipped by him, and love something to be cherished by him, forever.
Fortune cannot be flattered by such fetish worship. But she can be wooed and won by hard work.
In every ascetic morality man worships a part of himself as God and for that he needs to diabolize the other part.
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.
It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot, irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age.
A few minutes ago every tree was excited, bowing to the roaring storm, waving, swirling, tossing their branches in glorious enthusiasm like worship. But though to the outer ear these trees are now silent, their songs never cease.
In the Lord's Prayer, the first petition is for daily bread.
No one can worship God or love his neighbor on an empty stomach.
It is important that students bring a certain ragamuffin, barefoot irreverence to their studies; they are not here to worship what is known, but to question it.
Americans worship creativity the way they worship physical beauty - as a way of enjoying elitism without guilt: God did it.
I have worshipped woman as the living embodiment of the spirit of service and sacrifice.
Self-made men often worship their creator.
Unconsciously we all have a standard by which we measure other men, and if we examine closely we find that this standard is a very simple one, and is this: we admire them, we envy them, for great qualities we ourselves lack. Hero worship consists in just that. Our heroes are men who do things which we recognize, with regret, and sometimes with a secret shame, that we cannot do. We find not much in ourselves to admire, we are always privately wanting to be like somebody else. If everybody was satisfied with himself, there would be no heroes.
Although we love the idea of choice - our culture almost worships it - we seek refuge in the familiar and the comfortable.