Necessity Quotes

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Man cannot be free if he does not know that he is subject to necessity, because his freedom is always won in his never wholly successful attempts to liberate himself from necessity.
View quotes by Hannah Arendt

'Necessity is the mother of invention' is a silly proverb. 'Necessity is the mother of futile dodges' is much nearer the truth.
View quotes by Alfred North Whitehead

Necessity has no law.
View quotes by William Langland

Necessity has no law.
View quotes by Oliver Cromwell

Not even the gods can withstand necessity
View quotes by Gerard Didier Erasmus

Nothing has more strength than dire necessity.
View quotes by Euripides

Necessity is the last and strongest weapon
View quotes by Livy

Thy necessity is greater than mine.
View quotes by Philip Sidney

Men are of necessity so mad, that not to be mad were madness in another form
View quotes by Blaise Pascal

Invention is the mother of necessity.
View quotes by Thorstein Veblen

Necessity does the work of courage.
View quotes by Nicholas Murray Butler

To hard necessity ones will and fancy must conform.
View quotes by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

So many objections may be made to everything, that nothing can overcome them but the necessity of doing something.

View quotes by Samuel Johnson

The beginning of atonement is the sense of its necessity.
View quotes by Lord Byron

Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.
View quotes by Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Necessity makes an honest man a knave
View quotes by Daniel Defoe

Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy
View quotes by Joseph Joubert

Being a hooker does not mean being evil. The same with a pick-pocket, or even a thief. You do what you do out of necessity.
View quotes by Samuel Fuller

Art is good when it springs from necessity. This kind of origin is the guarantee of its value; there is no other.
View quotes by Angela Carter

Proper names are rigid designators. [Naming and Necessity]
View quotes by Saul Kripke

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