"Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point."
"Very few beings really seek knowledge in this world. Mortal or immortal, few really ASK. On the contrary, they try to wring from the unknown the answers they have already shaped in their own minds."
"The future which we hold in trust for our own children will be shaped by our fairness to other people's children."
"That sense of what happened in Europe in World War II has shaped a lot of my views."
"Yeah, my drum programming especially is based on my knowledge of playing a drum kit. For the bass too, definitely. It was the first thing that I translated any sort of ideas through. It must have shaped it somehow."
"Listen - of course money changes everything, but so does sunlight, and so does food: These are powerful but neutral energy sources, neither inherently good nor evil but shaped only by the way we use them."
"Societies have always been shaped more by the nature of the media by which men communicate than by the content of the communication."
"The protean nature of the computer is such that it can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited."
"I have nothing but respect for the Lakers. So many of their legends shaped who I am as a person and player."
"While we remain a nation decisively shaped by religious faith, our politics and our culture are, in the main, less influenced by movements and arguments of an explicitly Christian character than they were even five years ago. I think this is a good thing - good for our political culture."