The first duty of society is to give each of its members the possibility of fulfilling his destiny. When it becomes incapable of performing this duty it must be transformed.
Quote by Alexis Carrel
Alexis Carrel Quotes
Hard conditions of life are indispensable to bringing out the best in human personality.
The quality of life is more important than life itself.
To what extent is any given man morally responsible for any given act? We do...
The quality of life is more important than life itself
The mug is a tool. My ace in the hole. To have looks is the...
Everyone makes a greater effort to hurt other people than to help himself.
A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning...
Comforts and syphilis are the greatest enemies of mankind.
In man, the things which are not measurable are more important than those which are...
The love of beauty in its multiple forms is the noblest gift of the human...
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they...
All of us, at certain moments of our lives, need to take advice and to...
Like hatred, jealousy is forbidden by the laws of life because it is essentially destructive
Intuition comes very close to clairvoyance; it appears to be the extrasensory perception of reality.
Those who desire to rise as high as our human condition allows, must renounce intellectual...
The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories is dangerous to those who shut themselves...
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all...
Life leaps like a geyser for those who drill through the rock of inertia.
Religion brings to man an inner strength, spiritual light, and ineffable peace.
Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.