Quotations that match 'lavish'.

But this emphasis would be lavished in vain, if it served, in your opinion, only to abstract a general type from phenomena whose particularity in our work would remain the essential thing for you, and whose original arrangement could be broken up only artificially. Jacques Lacan
[ Abstract Arrangement Artificially Broken Could Emphasis Essential General Lavished Only Opinion Original Our Phenomena Remain Served Thing Type Up Vain Whose Work Would Your]
The art of advertisement, after the American manner, has introduced into all our life such a lavish use of superlatives, that no standard of value whatever is intact. Wyndham Lewis
[ Advertisement After American Art Intact Into Introduced Lavish Life Manner Our Standard Such Use Value Whatever]
What people want is not what some would call imaginative and often austere productions but very lavish productions which cast back into the auditorium an image of their affluence. Jonathan Miller
[ Affluence Auditorium Austere Back Call Cast Image Imaginative Into Lavish Often Productions Some Their Very Want Which Would]
O imitators, you slavish herd! Horace
[ Herd Imitators Slavish]
We lavish on animals the love we are afraid to show to people. They might not return it; or worse, they might. Mignon McLaughlin
[ Afraid Animals Lavish Love Might Return Show Worse]
You don't have a lot of time; you have to get it right. It's amazing how they create these episodes in such a short amount of time. They lavish a lot of care and money on each episode, and they just look terrific. Margot Kidder
[ Amazing Amount Care Create Each Episode Episodes Get How Just Lavish Look Lot Money Right Short Such Terrific These Time]
Peace secured by slavish submission is not peace. Kim Il-sung
[ Peace Secured Slavish Submission]
We hold our hate too choice a thing, for light and careless lavishing. William Watson
[ Careless Choice Hate Hold Light Our Thing Too]
I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth. John Adams
[ Always America Consider Design Earth Emancipation Grand Ignorant Illumination Mankind Opening Over Part Providence Reverence Scene Settlement Slavish Wonder]
Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you. Konstantin Stanislavisky
[ Beg Breaking Create Depend Keep Make Method Mine Own Something Traditions Up Will Work Your]
Today riches and honours have been lavished on me, but one gift has been lacking, the most important one of all, the only one that matters, the gift of youth. Knut Hamsun
[ Been Gift Honours Important Lacking Lavished Matters Most Only Riches Today Youth]
In the best of all possible worlds, February 14 is a pleasant and sentimental opportunity to lavish your partner with attention or move your relationship to the next level. Pepper Schwartz
[ Attention Best February Lavish Level Move Next Opportunity Partner Pleasant Possible Relationship Sentimental Worlds Your]
She claimed she loved the camera, its warmth, its familiarity. She responded to its naked glare, its slavish attention to every expression of her face and body, with the kind of immediacy a trusted lover could expect. Anne Edwards
[ Attention Body Camera Claimed Could Every Expect Expression Face Familiarity Glare Her Immediacy Kind Loved Lover Naked Responded She Slavish Trusted Warmth]
A liar is always lavish of oaths. Pierre Corneille
[ Always Lavish Liar Oaths]
A slavish bondage to parents cramps every faculty of the mind. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
[ Bondage Cramps Every Faculty Mind Parents Slavish]
The appalling thing is the degree of charity women are capable of. You see it all the time... love lavished on absolute fools. Love's a charity ward, you know. Lawrence Durrell
[ Absolute Appalling Capable Charity Degree Fools Know Lavished Love See Thing Time Ward Women]
I don't have to live this lavish lifestyle. Shia LaBeouf
[ Lavish Lifestyle Live]
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Application Expenditure Found Gratification Lavish Mere Possession Wealth Wise]
Be always lavish of your caresses, and sparing in your corrections. William Cavendish
[ Always Caresses Corrections Lavish Sparing Your]
If men make war in slavish obedience to rules, they will fail. Ulysses S. Grant
[ Fail Make Men Obedience Rules Slavish War Will]
A woman is handicapped by her sex, and handicaps society, either by slavishly copying the pattern of man's advance in the professions, or by refusing to compete with man at all. Betty Friedan
[ Advance Compete Copying Either Handicapped Handicaps Her Man Pattern Professions Refusing Sex Society Woman]
And, we have no such thing as a budget anymore. Our manager freaks when we show him the bill. We're lavish to the bone, but all our money goes back into the product. Freddie Mercury
[ Anymore Back Bill Bone Budget Freaks Goes Him Into Lavish Manager Money Our Product Show Such Thing]
The lavish presentation appeals to me, and I've got to convince the others. Freddie Mercury
[ Appeals Convince Got Lavish Others Presentation]