Demises: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Familiar Quotations DemandsLiberty alone demands, for its realization, the limitation of the public authority, for liberty is the only object which benefits all alike, and provokes no sincere opposition.ndash;Lord ActonI figure we demand some weird stuff so that later we can plead insanity.ndash;AirheadsChristianity, above all, has given a clear-cut answer to the demands of the human soul.ndash;AnonymousEverybody has the right to be left alone but nobody has the right to demand approval.ndash;AnonymousHuman salvation demands the divine disclosure of truths surpassing reason.ndash;Saint Thomas AquinasI demand that my books be judged with utmost severity, by knowledgeable people who know the rules of grammar and of logic, and who will seek beneath the footsteps of my commas the lice of my thought in the head of my style.ndash;Louis AragonChildren are supposed to help hold a marriage together. They do this in a number of ways. For instance, they demand so much attention that a husband and wife, concentrating on their children, fail to notice each other's faults.ndash;Richard ArmourSleep demands of us a guilty immunity. There is not one of us who, given an eternal incognito, a thumbprint nowhere set against our souls, would not commit rape, murder and all abominations.ndash;Djuna BarnesMost virtue is a demand for greater seduction.ndash;Natalie Clifford BarneySharing is sometimes more demanding than giving.ndash;Mary Catherine Bateson
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