Quotations that match 'medieval'.

Maimed but still magnificent... Europe's mightiest medieval cathedral. R. W. Apple, Jr.
[ Cathedral Europe Magnificent Maimed Medieval Mightiest Still]
But no, I don't think I'm particularly drawn to the period roles or the medieval roles. Hugh Dancy
[ Drawn Medieval Particularly Period Roles Think]
Every article on these islands has an almost personal character, which gives this simple life, where all art is unknown, something of the artistic beauty of medieval life. John Millington Synge
[ Almost Art Article Artistic Beauty Character Every Gives Islands Life Medieval Personal Simple Something These Unknown Where Which]
No student of Chinese history can say that the Chinese are incapable of religious experience, even when judged by the standards of medieval Europe or pious India. Hu Shih
[ Chinese Europe Even Experience History Incapable India Judged Medieval Pious Religious Say Standards Student]
The rosary was said every evening. I always liked that sentence about the medieval Churches, that they were the Bibles of the poor. The Church was my first book and I would think it is still my most important book. John McGahern
[ Always Bibles Book Church Churches Evening Every First Important Liked Medieval Most Poor Said Sentence Still Think Were Would]
Thank goodness we don't live in medieval times, when people fought wars over ideas. Wojciech Jaruzelski
[ Fought Goodness Ideas Live Medieval Over Thank Times Wars]
The notion that human life is sacred just because it is human life is medieval. Peter Singer
[ Because Human Just Life Medieval Notion Sacred]
Medieval justice was a quaint thing. Frederick Pollock
[ Justice Medieval Quaint Thing]
My view is that climate changes have happened in the last 80 years, that is, the world has got a little bit warmer, although not as warm as it has been in Medieval times, or the Bronze Age. Piers Corbyn
[ Age Although Been Bit Bronze Changes Climate Got Happened Last Little Medieval Times View Warm Warmer World Years]
That is a Medieval way of drawing history, in which they do not respect the law and want the rest of the world to respect the law. That's not possible. Emir Kusturica
[ Drawing History Law Medieval Possible Respect Rest Want Way Which World]
It was then, I think, that I discovered that the best way of bringing a medieval subject home to my generation was not to be medieval in its treatment. Laurence Housman
[ Best Bringing Discovered Generation Home Medieval Subject Then Think Treatment Way]
Our horizon is the creation of a noble society to which, like the medieval builder of those glorious cathedrals, you will have added your conception, your artful piece of stone. Adrienne Clarkson
[ Added Artful Builder Cathedrals Conception Creation Glorious Horizon Medieval Noble Our Piece Society Stone Those Which Will Your]
A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall. Vince Lombardi
[ Danger Deteriorating Football Hall Into Medieval School Study Without]
The medieval university looked backwards; it professed to be a storehouse of old knowledge. The modern university looks forward, and is a factory of new knowledge. Thomas Huxley
[ Backwards Factory Forward Knowledge Looked Looks Medieval Modern New Old Professed Storehouse University]
In the West there has always been the attempt to try make the religious building, whether it's a Medieval or Renaissance church, an eternal object for the celebration of God. The material chosen, such as stone, brick, or concrete, is meant to eternally preserve what is inside. Tadao Ando
[ Always Attempt Been Brick Building Celebration Chosen Church Concrete Eternal Eternally God Inside Make Material Meant Medieval Object Preserve Religious Renaissance Stone Such Try West Whether]
The ultimate binding element in the medieval order was subordination to the divine will and its earthly representatives, notably the pope. Irving Babbitt
[ Binding Divine Earthly Element Medieval Notably Order Pope Representatives Subordination Ultimate Will]
Krakow is one of my favorite places on earth. It is a medieval city full of young people. A wonderful, striking combination. Jonathan Carroll
[ City Combination Earth Favorite Full Medieval Places Striking Wonderful Young]
Ancient metaphysics underwent many changes at the hands of medieval thinkers who brought it in line with the dominant religious and theological movements of their day. Wilhelm Dilthey
[ Ancient Brought Changes Day Dominant Hands Line Many Medieval Metaphysics Movements Religious Their Theological Thinkers Underwent]
I'd like to do a story about the medieval ages where in every scene you'd sort of feel that you were in the 12th century. That would be great to get that feeling. Oliver Stone
[ Ages Century Every Feel Feeling Get Great Medieval Scene Sort Story Were Where Would]
The medieval Church believed that the resurrection of Christ marked a new time for all of humanity. Timothy Radcliffe
[ Believed Christ Church Humanity Marked Medieval New Resurrection Time]
The medieval hall house was very primitive when it became the characteristic form of dwelling of the landowner of the Middle Ages. Stephen Gardiner
[ Ages Became Characteristic Dwelling Form Hall House Medieval Middle Primitive Very]
We can appreciate but not really understand the medieval town. We cannot comprehend its compactness, the contiguity of all its buildings as a single uninterrupted whole. Arthur Erickson
[ Appreciate Buildings Cannot Comprehend Medieval Really Single Town Understand Uninterrupted Whole]