Capital is that part of wealth which is devoted to obtaining further wealth.

By : Alfred Marshall 0 Likes          


Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.

By : Rainer Maria Rilke

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I always said God was against art and I still believe it.

By : Edward Elgar

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It's nice to say let's be bipartisan. But we're a partisan nation. We were raised as a partisan nation.

By : Colin Powell

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When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it - a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand - as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it's bad art.

By : Marc Chagall

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I understand that absinthe makes the tart grow fonder.

By : Ernest Dowson

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In the vanity of self-consciousness one feels at a long remove above the ordinary love and trustfulness of a simple and pure heart.

By : Donald G. Mitchell

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Being tiny has been difficult for me in a business that regarded physicality as the most important part of your life.

By : Estelle Getty

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We had our first earthquake over here recently. That was a bizarre feeling. I just became disoriented and I remember my dad freaking out. Nothing broke or anything.

By : Ashley Scott

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There are people that bring artists to me to look at it and it's a question of whether I like their music and their look and if I think there's something they have that makes them different and commercial.

By : Kenneth Edmonds

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The hours I spend with you I look upon as sort of a perfumed garden, a dim twilight, and a fountain singing to it. You and you alone make me feel that I am alive. Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and thou art enough.

By : George Edward Moore

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I started out as a 16 year old registering people to vote.

By : DeForest Soaries

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The heart has its reasons of which reason knows nothing.

By : Blaise Pascal

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