In the world, there exists no aesthetic plane, not even the aesthetic plane of goodness.
All efforts to make politics aesthetic culminate in one thing, war.
Aesthetic life is not something sophisticated – that’s a humanistic lie. Aesthetic life is as integral to being human as building sandcastles on the beach and giving your children names.
In judging of a beautiful statue, the aesthetic faculty is absolutely and completely gratified by the splendid curves of those marble lips that are dumb to our complaint, the noble modeling of those limbs that are powerless to help us.
Art has the qualities of aesthetic beauty, purity, transcendence.
Love is an aesthetic, studded with fairy tales.
It’s odd that there is a high level of appreciation of nature. There is the aesthetic side that really loves nature and beauty.
If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.
Money is the barometer of a society’s virtue.
Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage’s whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
Individual rights are the means of subordinating society to moral law.
I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.
Creative universities are bedrock of every developed nation’s S&T strategy.
Population needs to be stabilized for sustainable development.
Our aim should be to make India a global R&D hub.
For the Bharatiya Janata Party, Gandhian socialism is what we want to achieve and make society free of exploitation and full of opportunities.
Global interdependence today means that economic disasters in developing countries could create a backlash on developed countries.
The test of one’s behavior pattern is their relationship to society, relationship to work, and relationship to sex.
Sunglasses are great, but I always feel a bit pretentious wearing sunglasses. I mean, I do love to wear them.
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.