Quotations that match 'objects'.

At first sight experience seems to bury us under a flood of external objects, pressing upon us with a sharp and importunate reality, calling us out of ourselves in a thousand forms of action. Walter Pater
[ Action Bury Calling Experience External First Flood Forms Importunate Objects Ourselves Out Pressing Reality Seems Sharp Sight Thousand Under Upon Us]
Even scientific knowledge, if there is anything to it, is not a random observation of random objects; for the critical objectivity of significant knowledge is attained as a practice only philosophically in inner action. Karl Jaspers
[ Action Anything Attained Critical Even Inner Knowledge Objectivity Objects Observation Only Philosophically Practice Random Scientific Significant]
My style is where you see the individual and where a personality is communicated through actions, decisions, single objects and facts, where the whole draws together to form a history. Martin Kippenberger
[ Actions Communicated Decisions Draws Facts Form History Individual Objects Personality See Single Style Through Together Where Whole]
My wife is a sex object - every time I ask for sex, she objects. Les Dawson
[ Ask Every Object Objects Sex She Time Wife]
I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them. Pablo Picasso Imagination
[ Objects Paint See Them Think]
It was trying to break down the stereotypes and it was the kind of thing where, for the first time, women were on a par and not seen as just objects. Though girls were objectified still. Siouxsie Sioux
[ Break Down First Girls Just Kind Objects Par Seen Stereotypes Still Thing Though Time Trying Were Where Women]
I believe that the purpose for which I and my fellow soldiers entered upon this war should have been so clearly stated as to have made it impossible to change them, and that, had this been done, the objects which actuated us would now be attainable by negotiation. Siegfried Sassoon
[ Attainable Been Believe Change Clearly Done Entered Fellow Had Impossible Made Negotiation Now Objects Purpose Should Soldiers Stated Them Upon Us War Which Would]
On the one hand, there are individual actions such as throwing, pushing, touching, rubbing. It is these individual actions that give rise most of the time to abstraction from objects. Jean Piaget
[ Abstraction Actions Give Hand Individual Most Objects Pushing Rise Rubbing Such These Throwing Time Touching]
He who observes etiquette but objects to lying is like someone who dresses fashionably but wears no vest. Walter Benjamin
[ Dresses Etiquette Lying Objects Observes Someone Vest Wears]
Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory. Francis Bacon
[ Displease Memory Objects Only Pictures Please Secondary Shapes]
When we bring back with us the objects most dear, and find those we left unchanged, we are tempted to doubt the lapse of time; but one link in the chain of affection broken, and every thing seems altered. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Affection Altered Back Bring Broken Chain Dear Doubt Every Find Lapse Left Link Most Objects Seems Tempted Thing Those Time Unchanged Us]
All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it. Jean Cocteau Music
[ Feelings Good Motivated Music Mysterious Objects Resemblance Resembles Something Stirs Which]
Works of art, in my opinion, are the only objects in the material universe to possess internal order, and that is why, though I don't believe that only art matters, I do believe in Art for Art's sake. E. M. Forster Art
[ Art Believe Internal Material Matters Objects Only Opinion Order Possess Sake Though Universe Why Works]
The goal of all inanimate objects is to resist man and ultimately defeat him. Russell Baker
[ Defeat Goal Him Inanimate Man Objects Resist Ultimately]
Hence, even in the domain of natural science the aid of the experimental method becomes indispensable whenever the problem set is the analysis of transient and impermanent phenomena, and not merely the observation of persistent and relatively constant objects. Wilhelm Wundt
[ Aid Analysis Becomes Constant Domain Even Experimental Hence Indispensable Merely Method Natural Objects Observation Persistent Phenomena Problem Relatively Science Set Transient Whenever]
I think most men, heterosexual and homosexual, enjoy being considered sexual objects. Thom Gunn
[ Being Considered Enjoy Heterosexual Homosexual Men Most Objects Sexual Think]
Physiology is the science which treats of the properties of organic bodies, animal and vegetable, of the phenomena they present, and of the laws which govern their actions. Inorganic substances are the objects of other sciences, - physics and chemistry. Johannes P. Muller
[ Actions Animal Bodies Chemistry Govern Inorganic Laws Objects Organic Other Phenomena Physics Physiology Present Properties Science Sciences Substances Their Treats Vegetable Which]
A stricken tree, a living thing, so beautiful, so dignified, so admirable in its potential longevity, is, next to man, perhaps the most touching of wounded objects. Edna Ferber
[ Admirable Beautiful Dignified Living Longevity Man Most Next Objects Perhaps Potential Stricken Thing Touching Tree Wounded]
Even by common wisdom, there seem to be both people and objects in my dream that are outside myself, but clearly they were created in myself and are part of me, they are mental constructs in my own brain. Ray Kurzweil
[ Both Brain Clearly Common Constructs Created Dream Even Mental Myself Objects Outside Own Part Seem Were Wisdom]
In fact, even the current administration now is releasing recent reports indicating that climate change is real, that global warming is occurring, that it is heavily influenced by man-made objects and that it is something we cannot ignore any longer. Ron Kind
[ Administration Any Cannot Change Climate Current Even Fact Global Heavily Ignore Indicating Influenced Longer Man-Made Now Objects Occurring Real Recent Releasing Reports Something Warming]
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few; and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Conscience Even Expense Fame Few Fruition Gained Health Life Men Objects Partial Pleasure Power Social Their Too Very]
But unfortunately Locke treated ideas of reflection as if they were another class of objects of contemplation beside ideas of sensation. Samuel Alexander
[ Another Beside Class Contemplation Ideas Locke Objects Reflection Sensation Treated Unfortunately Were]
A poet is a professional maker of verbal objects. W. H. Auden
[ Maker Objects Poet Professional Verbal]
The 'I think' which Kant said must be able to accompany all my objects, is the 'I breathe' which actually does accompany them. William James
[ Able Accompany Actually Breathe Does Kant Must Objects Said Them Think Which]
Time, which runs through the world like an endless tinsel thread, seemed to pass through the centre of this room and through the centre of these people and suddenly to pause and petrify, stiff, still and glittering... and the objects in the room drew a little closer together. Robert Musil
[ Centre Closer Drew Endless Glittering Little Objects Pass Pause Room Runs Seemed Stiff Still Suddenly These Thread Through Time Tinsel Together Which World]
Gravity is a contributing factor in nearly 73 percent of all accidents involving falling objects. Dave Barry
[ Accidents Contributing Factor Falling Gravity Involving Nearly Objects Percent]
We have persistant objects, they're called files. Ken Thompson
[ Called Files Objects]
The darkness of death is like the evening twilight; it makes all objects appear more lovely to the dying. Jean Paul
[ Appear Darkness Death Dying Evening Lovely Makes More Objects Twilight]
Consequently it will often happen there will be a desire of particular objects, in cases where they cannot be obtained without manifest injury to others. Joseph Butler
[ Cannot Cases Consequently Desire Happen Injury Manifest Objects Obtained Often Others Particular Where Will Without]
Within this widest concept of object, and specifically within the concept of individual object, Objects and phenomena stand in contrast with each other. Edmund Husserl
[ Concept Contrast Each Individual Object Objects Other Phenomena Specifically Stand Widest Within]
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites. Henry Fielding Food
[ Appetites Applied Delight Favorite Food Kinds Love Metaphorically Objects Our Particular Properly Sometimes Spoken Word]
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves. Carl Jung
[ Accomplished Acting Creation Creative Inner Instinct Intellect Loves Mind Necessity New Objects Play Plays Something]
For many of those who had historically supported welfare programs in the broadest sense, it was perfectly reasonable to enact legislation in which poor people were the objects of efforts to assist them. Barney Frank
[ Assist Broadest Efforts Enact Had Historically Legislation Many Objects Perfectly Poor Programs Reasonable Sense Supported Them Those Welfare Were Which]
All objects lose by too familiar a view. John Dryden
[ Familiar Lose Objects Too View]
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects. Wislawa Szymborska
[ Cosmos Entire Find Least Lurking Objects Remarkable]
With a painter or a sculptor, one cannot begin to alter his works, but an architect has to put up with anything, because he makes utility objects - the building is there to be used, and times change. Arne Jacobsen
[ Alter Anything Architect Because Begin Building Cannot Change His Makes Objects Painter Put Sculptor Times Up Used Utility Works]
Most people think that shadows follow, precede or surround beings or objects. The truth is that they also surround words, ideas, desires, deeds, impulses and memories. Elie Wiesel
[ Also Beings Deeds Desires Follow Ideas Impulses Memories Most Objects Precede Shadows Surround Think Truth Words]
The question of the composition of perceptible objects is one which already occupied the mind of the ancient Greeks. Johannes Stark
[ Already Ancient Composition Greeks Mind Objects Occupied Perceptible Question Which]
The senses are the organs by which man places himself in connexion with exterior objects. Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
[ Connexion Exterior Himself Man Objects Organs Places Senses Which]
It is natural for the mind to believe and for the will to love; so that, for want of true objects, they must attach themselves to false. Blaise Pascal
[ Attach Believe False Love Mind Must Natural Objects Themselves True Want Will]
Women have seldom sufficient employment to silence their feelings; a round of little cares, or vain pursuits frittering away all strength of mind and organs, they become naturally only objects of sense. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Away Become Cares Employment Feelings Little Mind Naturally Objects Only Organs Pursuits Round Seldom Sense Silence Strength Sufficient Their Vain Women]
I think only of objects: of a leg or an arm, of the wonderful sense of foreshortening, breaking through the plane, of the division of space, of the combination of straight lines in relation to curved ones. Max Beckmann
[ Arm Breaking Combination Curved Division Leg Lines Objects Ones Only Plane Relation Sense Space Straight Think Through Wonderful]
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love. George Eliot Anger
[ Anger Bear Jealousy Lose Love More Objects Sight Than Their]
With the increasing importance of standards for system-level objects such as COM and CORBA, it is particularly important that the C++ bindings to those be clean, well documented, and simple to use. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Clean Com Documented Importance Important Increasing Objects Particularly Simple Standards Such Those Use Well]
In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects. Rabindranath Tagore
[ Art Himself His Man Objects Reveals]
Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art. Tom Stoppard
[ Art Baskets Craftsmanship Gives Imagination Many Modern Objects Picnic Skill Such Us Useful Without]
Learned Institutions ought to be favorite objects with every free people. They throw that light over the public mind which is the best security against crafty and dangerous encroachments on the public liberty. James Madison
[ Against Best Crafty Dangerous Encroachments Every Favorite Free Institutions Learned Liberty Light Mind Objects Ought Over Public Security Throw Which]
Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained; most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources. Herbert Spencer
[ Ardently Bring Come Gained Happiness Little Most Objects Our Pleasures Pursue Sources Unexpected]
The familiar material objects may not be all that is real, but they are admirable examples. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Admirable Examples Familiar Material May Objects Real]
From this time on, the universe is built up into an aggregate of permanent objects connected by causal relations that are independent of the subject and are placed in objective space and time. Jean Piaget
[ Aggregate Built Causal Connected Independent Into Objective Objects Permanent Placed Relations Space Subject Time Universe Up]
High aims form high characters, and great objects bring out great minds. Tryon Edwards
[ Aims Bring Characters Form Great High Minds Objects Out]
It is only in the world of objects that we have time and space and selves. T. S. Eliot
[ Objects Only Selves Space Time World]
I personally think intellectual property is an oxymoron. Physical objects have a completely different natural economy than intellectual goods. It's a tricky thing to try to own something that remains in your possession even after you give it to many others. John Perry Barlow
[ After Completely Different Economy Even Give Goods Intellectual Many Natural Objects Others Own Oxymoron Personally Physical Possession Property Remains Something Than Thing Think Tricky Try Your]
The part of me which wanders through my mind and never sees or feels actual objects, but which lives in and moves through my passions and my emotions, experiences this world as a horrible nightmare. Jack Henry Abbott
[ Actual Emotions Experiences Feels Horrible Lives Mind Moves Never Nightmare Objects Part Passions Sees Through Wanders Which World]
In our judgment of human transactions, the law of optics is reversed; we see the most indistinctly the objects which are close around us. Richard Whately
[ Around Close Human Judgment Law Most Objects Optics Our Reversed See Transactions Us Which]
The Shakespeare that Shakespeare became is the name that's attached to these astonishing objects that he left behind. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Astonishing Attached Became Behind Left Name Objects Shakespeare These]
By far the greatest part of those goods which are the objects of desire, are procured by labour; and they may be multiplied, not in one country alone, but in many, almost without any assignable limit, if we are disposed to bestow the labour necessary to obtain them. David Ricardo
[ Almost Alone Any Bestow Country Desire Disposed Far Goods Greatest Labour Limit Many May Multiplied Necessary Objects Obtain Part Procured Them Those Which Without]
The rights of persons, and the rights of property, are the objects, for the protection of which Government was instituted. James Madison
[ Government Instituted Objects Persons Property Protection Rights Which]
I take photographs with love, so I try to make them art objects. But I make them for myself first and foremost - that is important. Jacques-Henri Lartigue
[ Art First Foremost Important Love Make Myself Objects Photographs Take Them Try]
Happiness or satisfaction consists only in the enjoyment of those objects which are by nature suited to our several particular appetites, passions, and affections. Joseph Butler
[ Affections Appetites Consists Enjoyment Happiness Nature Objects Only Our Particular Passions Satisfaction Several Suited Those Which]
What is important, then, is not that the critic should possess a correct abstract definition of beauty for the intellect, but a certain kind of temperament, the power of being deeply moved by the presence of beautiful objects. Walter Pater
[ Abstract Beautiful Beauty Being Certain Correct Critic Deeply Definition Important Intellect Kind Moved Objects Possess Power Presence Should Temperament Then]
I was not influenced by composers as much as by natural objects and physical phenomena. Edgard Varese
[ Composers Influenced Much Natural Objects Phenomena Physical]
The black holes of nature are the most perfect macroscopic objects there are in the universe: the only elements in their construction are our concepts of space and time. Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
[ Black Concepts Construction Elements Holes Macroscopic Most Nature Objects Only Our Perfect Space Their Time Universe]
The sensory acts are accordingly distinguished by their objects. Samuel Alexander
[ Accordingly Acts Distinguished Objects Sensory Their]
We are expected to believe that anyone who objects to the Department of Homeland Security or the USA Patriot Act is a terrorist, and that the only way to preserve our freedom is to hand it over to the government for safekeeping. L. Neil Smith
[ Act Anyone Believe Department Expected Freedom Government Hand Homeland Objects Only Our Over Patriot Preserve Security Terrorist Usa Way]
All objects, all phases of culture are alive. They have voices. They speak of their history and interrelatedness. And they are all talking at once! Camille Paglia
[ Alive Culture History Objects Once Phases Speak Talking Their Voices]
The first type of abstraction from objects I shall refer to as simple abstraction, but the second type I shall call reflective abstraction, using this term in a double sense. Jean Piaget
[ Abstraction Call Double First Objects Refer Reflective Second Sense Shall Simple Term Type Using]
Just as love is an orientation which refers to all objects and is incompatible with the restriction to one object, so is reason a human faculty which must embrace the whole of the world with which man is confronted. Erich Fromm
[ Confronted Embrace Faculty Human Incompatible Just Love Man Must Object Objects Orientation Reason Refers Restriction Which Whole World]
The assertion of failure coming from such persons does not mean that Mr. Mill failed to promote the practical success of those objects the advocacy of which forms the chief feature of his political writings. Millicent Fawcett
[ Advocacy Assertion Chief Coming Does Failed Failure Feature Forms His Mean Mill Mr Objects Persons Political Practical Promote Success Such Those Which Writings]
I don't believe in blaming inanimate objects for anything. Peter Benchley
[ Anything Believe Blaming Inanimate Objects]
These dudes were 30 years old, and they would compete about getting the best chick. That came before their friendships. Some of them treat women like they're objects. I never felt like that. Brian Welch
[ Before Best Came Chick Compete Dudes Felt Friendships Getting Never Objects Old Some Their Them These Treat Were Women Would Years]
Culture relates to objects and is a phenomenon of the world; entertainment relates to people and is a phenomenon of life. Hannah Arendt
[ Culture Entertainment Life Objects Phenomenon Relates World]
We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory. Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surrounding objects and that also frequently strike themselves. Denis Diderot
[ Also Endowed Feeling Frequently Instruments Many Memory Objects Our Senses Strike Strings Struck Surrounding Themselves]
Traditional academic science describes human beings as highly developed animals and biological thinking machines. We appear to be Newtonian objects made of atoms, molecules, cells, tissues, and organs. Stanislav Grof
[ Academic Animals Appear Atoms Beings Biological Cells Describes Developed Highly Human Machines Made Molecules Newtonian Objects Organs Science Thinking Tissues Traditional]
Arles is certainly one of the most interesting towns I have ever seen, whether viewed as a place remarkable for the objects of antiquity it contains, or for the primitive manners of its inhabitants and its picturesque appearance. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Antiquity Appearance Certainly Contains Ever Inhabitants Interesting Manners Most Objects Picturesque Place Primitive Remarkable Seen Towns Viewed Whether]
Sensitiveness is closely allied to egotism; and excessive sensibility is only another name for morbid self-consciousness. The cure for tender sensibilities is to make more of our objects and less of our selves. Christian Nestell Bovee
[ Allied Another Closely Cure Egotism Excessive Less Make Morbid More Name Objects Only Our Self-Consciousness Selves Sensibilities Sensibility Sensitiveness Tender]
We were totally unprepared for such a large quantity of visitors, and in view of the preservation of the antiquities they being very crowded and in poor preservation, we were obliged to refuse admission until some preparation was made to safeguard the objects. Howard Carter
[ Admission Being Crowded Large Made Objects Obliged Poor Preparation Preservation Quantity Refuse Safeguard Some Such Totally Unprepared Until Very View Visitors Were]
I play a female Indiana Jones, a professor who hunts down precious objects, like a bowl that belonged to the Buddha. They tailored the role to me: I wanted to be smart, funny, and to kick some ass. Tia Carrere
[ Ass Belonged Bowl Buddha Down Female Funny Hunts Indiana Jones Kick Objects Play Precious Professor Role Smart Some Tailored Wanted]
My conviction of the necessity of further legislative provisions for the safe-keeping and disbursement of the public moneys and my opinion in regard to the measures best adapted to the accomplishment of those objects have been already submitted to you. Martin Van Buren
[ Accomplishment Adapted Already Been Best Conviction Further Legislative Measures Moneys Necessity Objects Opinion Provisions Public Regard Submitted Those]
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present. Marcus Aurelius
[ Assumes Consumes Creature Different Differing Does Every Fire Objects Present Same Self Shape Shapes Take Whom]
That sense of a life in natural objects, which in most poetry is but a rhetorical artifice, was, then, in Wordsworth the assertion of what was for him almost literal fact. Walter Pater
[ Almost Artifice Assertion Fact Him Life Literal Most Natural Objects Poetry Rhetorical Sense Then Which Wordsworth]
I love that men like to look at women, that they love sports, that they need to know the inner workings of mechanical objects. I love the whole makeup of men - that they never mature and are always just boys. Krista Allen
[ Always Boys Inner Just Know Look Love Makeup Mature Mechanical Men Need Never Objects Sports Whole Women Workings]
The sort of poetry I seek resides in objects man can't touch. E. M. Forster
[ Man Objects Poetry Resides Seek Sort Touch]
When an individual, a sect, a clique or a nation hates and despises another individual, sect, clique or nation, he or they simply do not know the objects of their hatred. Ignorance is at the bottom of it. Paul Harris
[ Another Bottom Clique Despises Hates Hatred Ignorance Individual Know Nation Objects Sect Simply Their]
I have a lot of objects in my space, little things, reminders, memories. Marc Newson
[ Little Lot Memories Objects Reminders Space Things]
It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon? Algernon H. Blackwood
[ Able Alas Beautiful Chiefly Deed Emotions Evil Ghosts Glimpses Haunted Heard Leave Lovely Moon Noble Objects Photographs Place Revisiting Scenes Surrounding Their Whoever]
A good government implies two things; first, fidelity to the objects of the government; secondly, a knowledge of the means, by which those objects can be best attained. Joseph Story
[ Attained Best Fidelity First Good Government Implies Knowledge Means Objects Secondly Things Those Two Which]
The pure natural scientist is liable to forget that minds exist, and that if it were not for them he could neither know nor act on physical objects. Charles D. Broad
[ Act Could Exist Forget Know Liable Minds Natural Neither Nor Objects Physical Pure Scientist Them Were]
Of all the objects of hatred, a woman once loved is the most hateful. Max Beerbohm
[ Hateful Hatred Loved Most Objects Once Woman]
Art is the production of objects for consumption, to be used and discarded while waiting for a new world in which man will have succeeded in freeing himself of everything, even of his own consciousness. Eugenio Montale
[ Art Consciousness Consumption Discarded Even Everything Freeing Himself His Man New Objects Own Production Succeeded Used Waiting Which While Will World]
Eventually everything connects - people, ideas, objects. The quality of the connections is the key to quality per se. Charles Eames
[ Connections Connects Eventually Everything Ideas Key Objects Per Quality Se]
To me, consensus seems to be the process of abandoning all beliefs, principles, values and policies. So it is something in which no one believes and to which no one objects. Margaret Thatcher
[ Abandoning Beliefs Believes Consensus Objects Policies Principles Process Seems Something Values Which]
Girls marry for love. Boys marry because of a chronic irritation that causes them to gravitate in the direction of objects with certain curvilinear properties. Ashley Montague
[ Because Boys Causes Certain Chronic Direction Girls Gravitate Irritation Love Marry Objects Properties Them]
But my most favourite pursuit, after my daily exertions at the Foundry, was Astronomy. There were frequently clear nights when the glorious objects in the Heavens were seen in most attractive beauty and brilliancy. James Nasmyth
[ After Astronomy Attractive Beauty Brilliancy Clear Daily Exertions Favourite Frequently Glorious Heavens Most Nights Objects Pursuit Seen Were]
Natural objects, for example, must be experienced before any theorizing about them can occur. Edmund Husserl
[ Any Before Example Experienced Must Natural Objects Occur Them Theorizing]
Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, and makes familiar objects be as if they were not familiar. Percy Bysshe Shelley
[ Beauty Familiar Hidden Lifts Makes Objects Poetry Veil Were World]
Now why should the cinema follow the forms of theater and painting rather than the methodology of language, which allows wholly new concepts of ideas to arise from the combination of two concrete denotations of two concrete objects? Sergei Eisenstein
[ Allows Arise Cinema Combination Concepts Concrete Follow Forms Ideas Language Methodology New Now Objects Painting Rather Should Than Theater Two Which Wholly Why]
Thus self-love as one part of human nature, and the several particular principles as the other part, are, themselves, their objects and ends, stated and shown. Joseph Butler
[ Ends Human Nature Objects Other Part Particular Principles Self-Love Several Shown Stated Their Themselves Thus]
In Psychology we deal with minds and their processes, and leave out of account as far as possible the objects that we get to know by means of them. Charles D. Broad
[ Account Deal Far Get Know Leave Means Minds Objects Out Possible Processes Psychology Their Them]
Mathematicians do not study objects, but relations between objects. Henri Poincare
[ Between Mathematicians Objects Relations Study]
I believe Business Objects is on the cusp of becoming a multi-billion-dollar sales company. There is tremendous growth potential for business intelligence. Bernard Liautaud
[ Becoming Believe Business Company Cusp Growth Intelligence Objects Potential Sales Tremendous]
Nobody ever chooses the already unfortunate as objects of his loyal friendship. Lucan
[ Already Chooses Ever Friendship His Loyal Nobody Objects Unfortunate]
That is the great distinction between the sexes. Men see objects, women see the relationships between objects. John Fowles
[ Between Distinction Great Men Objects Relationships See Sexes Women]
What difference is there, do you think, between those in Plato's cave who can only marvel at the shadows and images of various objects, provided they are content and don't know what they miss, and the philosopher who has emerged from the cave and sees the real things? Desiderius Erasmus
[ Between Cave Content Difference Emerged Images Know Marvel Miss Objects Only Philosopher Plato Provided Real Sees Shadows Things Think Those Various]
Value denotes a relation reciprocally existing between two objects, and the precise relation which it denotes is the quantity of the one which can be obtained in exchange for a given quantity of the other. Nassau William Senior
[ Between Denotes Exchange Existing Given Objects Obtained Other Precise Quantity Reciprocally Relation Two Value Which]
Their elegant shape, showy colours, and slow, sailing mode of flight, make them very attractive objects, and their numbers are so great that they form quite a feature in the physiognomy of the forest, compensating for the scarcity of flowers. Henry Walter Bates
[ Attractive Colours Elegant Feature Flight Flowers Forest Form Great Make Mode Numbers Objects Physiognomy Quite Sailing Scarcity Shape Showy Slow Their Them Very]
The objects that are of moderate energy, like our sun or most of the stars that we see in the night sky with the naked eye, are objects in which relatively moderate energy processes are taking place. Claude Nicollier
[ Energy Eye Moderate Most Naked Night Objects Our Place Processes Relatively See Sky Stars Sun Taking Which]
Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art . Robert Smithson
[ Any Art Dialectic Finished Landscapes Objects Ongoing Park Parks Rather Repose Static Suggest Than]
Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature. Camille Paglia Beauty
[ Against Beauty Flux Freezes Giving Halts Limit Make Melting Nature Objects Our Proportion Symmetry Them Weapon]
The essential attribute of a new sense is, not the perception of external objects or influences which ordinarily do not act upon the senses, but that external causes should excite in it a new and peculiar kind of sensation different from all the sensations of our five senses. Johannes P. Muller
[ Act Attribute Causes Different Essential Excite External Five Influences Kind New Objects Ordinarily Our Peculiar Perception Sensation Sensations Sense Senses Should Upon Which]
Objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories: those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost. Russell Baker
[ Break Categories Classified Down Get Into Lost Major Objects Scientifically Those Three Work]
I haven't sufficient interest in objects or anything I can see around me to do what Oldenburg does. Donald Judd
[ Anything Around Does Haven Interest Objects See Sufficient]
The clarification of visual forms and their organization in integrated patterns as well as the attribution of such forms to suitable objects is one of the most effective training grounds of the young mind. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Attribution Clarification Effective Forms Grounds Integrated Mind Most Objects Organization Patterns Such Suitable Their Training Visual Well Young]
The only objects of practical reason are therefore those of good and evil. For by the former is meant an object necessarily desired according to a principle of reason; by the latter one necessarily shunned, also according to a principle of reason. Immanuel Kant
[ According Also Desired Evil Former Good Latter Meant Necessarily Object Objects Only Practical Principle Reason Shunned Therefore Those]
Rape, mutilation, abuse, and theft are the natural outcome of a world in which force rules, in which human beings are objects. Chris Hedges
[ Abuse Beings Force Human Mutilation Natural Objects Outcome Rules Theft Which World]
The object of self-love is expressed in the term self; and every appetite of sense, and every particular affection of the heart, are equally interested or disinterested, because the objects of them all are equally self or somewhat else. Joseph Butler
[ Affection Appetite Because Disinterested Else Equally Every Expressed Heart Interested Object Objects Particular Self Self-Love Sense Somewhat Term Them]
How it came to pass that man, originally taught, as we doubt not he was, to know and to worship the true Jehovah, is found, at so early a period of his history, a worshiper of baser objects, it is foreign to our present purpose to inquire. Simon Greenleaf
[ Came Doubt Early Foreign Found His History How Inquire Jehovah Know Man Objects Originally Our Pass Period Present Purpose Taught True Worship]
The new formula in physics describes humans as paradoxical beings who have two complementary aspects: They can show properties of Newtonian objects and also infinite fields of consciousness. Stanislav Grof
[ Also Aspects Beings Complementary Consciousness Describes Fields Formula Humans Infinite New Newtonian Objects Paradoxical Physics Properties Show Two]
Gossip is what you say about the objects of flattery when they aren't present. P. J. O'Rourke
[ Flattery Gossip Objects Present Say]
Communists have always played an active role in the fight by colonial countries for their freedom, because the short-term objects of Communism would always correspond with the long-term objects of freedom movements. Nelson Mandela
[ Active Always Because Colonial Communism Communists Correspond Countries Fight Freedom Long-Term Movements Objects Played Role Short-Term Their Would]
It may be added, to prevent misunderstanding, that when I speak of contemplated objects in this last phrase as objects of contemplation, the act of contemplation itself is of course an enjoyment. Samuel Alexander
[ Act Added Contemplated Contemplation Course Enjoyment Itself Last May Misunderstanding Objects Phrase Prevent Speak]
Politics is the skilled use of blunt objects. Lester B. Pearson
[ Blunt Objects Politics Skilled Use]
Conventional show-biz savvy held that Americans hated to be the objects of satire. Carroll O'Connor
[ Americans Conventional Hated Held Objects Satire Savvy]
Ordinary men live among marvels and feel no wonder, grow familiar with objects and learn nothing new about them. George Henry Lewes
[ Among Familiar Feel Grow Learn Live Marvels Men New Nothing Objects Ordinary Them Wonder]
The self has the characteristic that it is an object to itself, and that characteristic distinguishes it from other objects and from the body. George H. Mead
[ Body Characteristic Distinguishes Itself Object Objects Other Self]
Peace and abstinence from European interferences are our objects, and so will continue while the present order of things in America remain uninterrupted. Thomas Jefferson
[ Abstinence America Continue European Objects Order Our Peace Present Remain Things Uninterrupted While Will]
What strikes me is the fact that in our society, art has become something which is only related to objects, and not to individuals, or to life. Michel Foucault
[ Art Become Fact Individuals Life Objects Only Our Related Society Something Strikes Which]
Inanimate objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories; those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost. Russell Baker Science
[ Break Categories Classified Down Get Inanimate Into Lost Major Objects Scientifically Those Three Work]
We were astonished by the beauty and refinement of the art displayed by the objects surpassing all we could have imagined - the impression was overwhelming. Howard Carter
[ Art Astonished Beauty Could Displayed Imagined Impression Objects Overwhelming Refinement Surpassing Were]
These are matters of external history. They are indeed prominent objects, often changing and giving a new direction to the current; but they tell us not why it flows onward and will ever flow. Jones Very
[ Changing Current Direction Ever External Flow Flows Giving History Indeed Matters New Objects Often Onward Prominent Tell These Us Why Will]
I don't like things that can be reproduced. Wood isn't important in itself but rather in the fact that objects made in it are unique, simple, unpretentious. Georg Baselitz
[ Fact Important Itself Made Objects Rather Reproduced Simple Things Unique Wood]
Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections. Daniel Boone
[ Affections Curiosity Influence Interesting Man Natural Objects Our Powerful Soul]
Hardly any actor objects to press. It's a question of it being done in the way they like to see it done, meaning to get down to the serious interview what the profession is so we can reach out to the people to help them get along. Harvey Keitel
[ Actor Along Any Being Done Down Get Hardly Help Interview Meaning Objects Out Press Profession Question Reach See Serious Them Way]
But when others suggested that the poor should not simply be the objects of these programs but also the subjects - that they should be actively involved in shaping the programs, making decisions about how to spend the money etc. - some of the previous supporters reconsidered. Barney Frank
[ Actively Also Decisions Etc How Involved Making Money Objects Others Poor Previous Programs Shaping Should Simply Some Spend Subjects Suggested Supporters These]
I was never interested in making cool, distilled, pure objects. Martin Puryear
[ Cool Distilled Interested Making Never Objects Pure]
Over the years, a number of other intriguing experimental ideas and areas of investigation have been the objects of my attention, and I have devoted some time and effort to exploring the inherent possbilities. Frederick Reines
[ Areas Attention Been Devoted Effort Experimental Exploring Ideas Inherent Intriguing Investigation Number Objects Other Over Some Time Years]
Although the dream is a very strange phenomenon and an inexplicable mystery, far more inexplicable is the mystery and aspect our minds confer on certain objects and aspects of life. Giorgio de Chirico
[ Although Aspect Aspects Certain Confer Dream Far Inexplicable Life Minds More Mystery Objects Our Phenomenon Strange Very]
The steel workers have now buried their dead, while the widows weep and watch their orphaned children become objects of public charity. The murder of these unarmed men has never been publicly rebuked by any authoritative officer of the state or federal government. John L. Lewis
[ Any Authoritative Become Been Buried Charity Children Dead Federal Government Men Murder Never Now Objects Officer Orphaned Public Publicly State Steel Their These Unarmed Watch Weep While Widows Workers]
I believe that the artist's involvement in the capitalist structure is disadvantageous to the artist and forces him to produce objects in order to live. Sol LeWitt
[ Artist Believe Capitalist Disadvantageous Forces Him Involvement Live Objects Order Produce Structure]
It is a misfortune that necessity has induced men to accord greater license to this formidable engine, in order to obtain liberty, than can be borne with less important objects in view; for the press, like fire, is an excellent servant, but a terrible master. James F. Cooper
[ Accord Borne Engine Excellent Fire Formidable Greater Important Induced Less Liberty License Master Men Misfortune Necessity Objects Obtain Order Press Servant Terrible Than View]
What ever our wandering our happiness will always be found within a narrow compass, and in the middle of the objects more immediately within our reach. Robert Bulwer-Lytton
[ Always Compass Ever Found Happiness Immediately Middle More Narrow Objects Our Reach Wandering Will Within]
In all the sciences except Psychology we deal with objects and their changes, and leave out of account as far as possible the mind which observes them. Charles D. Broad
[ Account Changes Deal Except Far Leave Mind Objects Observes Out Possible Psychology Sciences Their Them Which]
What makes the production of my work so expensive? The whole installation thing - the construction, the objects, the technology. It really adds up. Barbara Kruger
[ Adds Construction Expensive Installation Makes Objects Production Really Technology Thing Up Whole Work]
Rather, for all objects and experiences, there is a quantity that has optimum value. Above that quantity, the variable becomes toxic. To fall below that value is to be deprived. Gregory Bateson
[ Above Becomes Below Deprived Experiences Fall Objects Optimum Quantity Rather Toxic Value Variable]
My movie is born first in my head, dies on paper; is resuscitated by the living persons and real objects I use, which are killed on film but, placed in a certain order and projected on to a screen, come to life again like flowers in water. Robert Bresson
[ Again Born Certain Come Dies Film First Flowers Head Killed Life Living Movie Objects Order Paper Persons Placed Projected Real Screen Use Water Which]
The self thus becomes aware of itself, at least in its practical action, and discovers itself as a cause among other causes and as an object subject to the same laws as other objects. Jean Piaget
[ Action Among Aware Becomes Cause Causes Discovers Itself Laws Least Object Objects Other Practical Same Self Subject Thus]
In general, the objects in the universe that are very high-energy objects, or the processes that are high-energy processes, will radiate more in the short wavelength range towards the gamma rays or the x-rays. Claude Nicollier
[ Gamma General More Objects Processes Range Rays Short Towards Universe Very Wavelength Will X-Rays]
Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects. Thomas Carlyle
[ Eyes Fondest Glittering Objects Weak]
No man is the wiser for his learning; it may administer matter to work in, or objects to work upon; but wit and wisdom are born with a man. John Selden
[ Administer Born His Learning Man Matter May Objects Upon Wisdom Wiser Wit Work]
There has been a great gulf in psychological thought between the perception of space and objects on one hand and the perception of meaning on the other. James J. Gibson
[ Been Between Great Gulf Hand Meaning Objects Other Perception Psychological Space Thought]
To create architecture is to put in order. Put what in order? Function and objects. Le Corbusier
[ Architecture Create Function Objects Order Put]
That attitude toward women as objects may have worked for the late Sixties, but it doesn't do so now. John Schlesinger
[ Attitude Late May Now Objects Sixties Toward Women Worked]
The objects of the present life fill the human eye with a false magnification because of their immediacy. William Wilberforce
[ Because Eye False Fill Human Immediacy Life Objects Present Their]
Which is why we cannot say of the purloined letter that, like other objects, it must be or not be in a particular place but that unlike them it will be and not be where it is, wherever it goes. Jacques Lacan
[ Cannot Goes Letter Must Objects Other Particular Place Say Them Unlike Where Wherever Which Why Will]
I am only doing now what I have ever done; and ever will continue to do - that is adapting past experience to present reform in the light of high ideals and future objects. John Burns
[ Adapting Am Continue Doing Done Ever Experience Future High Ideals Light Now Objects Only Past Present Reform Will]
The immediacy of mystic experience simply means that we know God just as we know other objects. God is not a mathematical entity or a system of concepts mutually related to one another and having no reference to experience. Muhammad Iqbal
[ Another Concepts Entity Experience God Having Immediacy Just Know Mathematical Means Mutually Mystic Objects Other Reference Related Simply System]
Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects, especially tools to make tools. Henri Bergson
[ Artificial Especially Faculty Intelligence Make Making Objects Tools]
Thus, they are free to replace some objects by others so long as the relations remain unchanged. Henri Poincare
[ Free Long Objects Others Relations Remain Replace Some Thus Unchanged]
There is a very remarkable inclination in human nature to bestow on external objects the same emotions which it observes in itself, and to find every where those ideas which are most present to it. David Hume
[ Bestow Emotions Every External Find Human Ideas Inclination Itself Most Nature Objects Observes Present Remarkable Same Those Very Where Which]
It is people who are the objects of globalization and at the same time its subjects. What also follows logically from this is that globalization is not a law of nature, but rather a process set in train by people. Tarja Halonen
[ Also Follows Globalization Law Logically Nature Objects Process Rather Same Set Subjects Time Train]
I like to take pictures of lots of things: people-such as my nephews, my dogs, and just interesting objects that I see. For instance, I might take a picture of flowers by the side of the road, an old sign or a fence. Lacey Chabert
[ Dogs Fence Flowers Instance Interesting Just Lots Might Nephews Objects Old Picture Pictures Road See Side Sign Take Things]
To be rich nowadays merely means to possess a large number of poor objects. Raoul Vaneigem
[ Large Means Merely Nowadays Number Objects Poor Possess Rich]
Every man hath a general desire of his own happiness; and likewise a variety of particular affections, passions, and appetites to particular external objects. Joseph Butler
[ Affections Appetites Desire Every External General Happiness Hath His Likewise Man Objects Own Particular Passions Variety]
Objects are what matter. Only they carry the evidence that throughout the centuries something really happened among human beings. Levi Strauss
[ Among Beings Carry Centuries Evidence Happened Human Matter Objects Only Really Something Throughout]
That which you create in beauty and goodness and truth lives on for all time to come. Don't spend your life accumulating material objects that will only turn to dust and ashes. Denis Waitley
[ Accumulating Ashes Beauty Come Create Dust Goodness Life Lives Material Objects Only Spend Time Truth Turn Which Will Your]
Artists don't make objects. Artists make mythologies. Anish Kapoor Art
[ Artists Make Mythologies Objects]
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world. George Santayana
[ Attaching Events Feelings Form Giving Inner Means Music Objects Our Them Without World]
And when the world is created, it is created in such a way that those eternal objects of God's loving wisdom become actualities - interacting with one another, relating to God in the finite realm. Rowan D. Williams
[ Another Become Created Eternal Finite God Interacting Loving Objects Realm Relating Such Those Way Wisdom World]
One of my primary objects is to form the tools so the tools themselves shall fashion the work and give to every part its just proportion. Eli Whitney
[ Every Fashion Form Give Just Objects Part Primary Proportion Shall Themselves Tools Work]
In Los Angeles all the loose objects in the country were collected, as if America had been tilted and everything that wasn't tightly screwed down had slid into Southern California. Saul Bellow
[ America Angeles Been California Collected Country Down Everything Had Into Loose Los Objects Screwed Slid Southern Tightly Tilted Were]