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Ross Douthat quotes and sayings

Author | Born: November 28, 1979
Ross Douthat motivational quote : Cultural arenas and institutions that were always liberal are being prodded or dragged further to the left.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : For presidential power to meaningfully expand, it is not enough for a president to simply make a power grab.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : The fact that institutional churches have gone into decline doesn't mean that we're going to enter some purely secular age. Secular people need to be aware of that.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : Most people want the convenience of the Internet far more than they want the private spaces that older forms of communication protected.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : The physical vanity of the diet-and-exercise obsessive is recast as the pursuit of a kind of ritual purity, hedged about with taboos and guilt trips and mysticized by yoga.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : Every year at this time I join a growing number of journalistic flagellants in enumerating things that I got wrong in the previous annum's worth of columns.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : My view of Trump is that, while he has done some extremely noxious things, in general his worst feature, his most authoritarian feature, really is his public presentation.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : Our immigrants joined a settler culture, Anglo-Saxon and Protestant, that demanded assimilation to its norms.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : Politics is partially about what you fear more than what you love, so there are plenty of things about liberalism all by itself that make me tempted to support Trump.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : Human beings seek community, and permanent openness is hard to sustain.
Ross Douthat motivational quote : The prosperity gospel, in its various forms, has always been with us and always will. But that reality is no less problematic for being inescapable.