We cannot conceive of matter being formed of nothing, since things require a seed to start from... Therefore there is not anything which returns to nothing, but all things return dissolved into their elements.

By: William Shakespeare

Related Quotes

We had a lot of riots. We came under attack from many of the police departments. It certainly wasn't some publicity thing. I was afraid for many years. We couldn't play in LA for many years. A lot of people got very cynical... view

By: Greg Ginn

Taking charge of your own learning is a part of taking charge of your life, which is the sine qua non in becoming an integrated person... view

By: Warren G. Bennis

In order to remain true to oneself one ought to renounce one's party three times a day... view

By: Jean Rostand

I think anybody would have to be with out common sense to think there weren't aliens. There are billions of planets, and I am convinced Earth is not the only one that's inhabited. It would be quite an ego trip to think that. I think about it all the time... view

By: Sabrina Lloyd

A lot of companies make diversity a part of the performance goals against which an executive gets paid. Just as you have to make a certain sales number, you have to make a diversity number to get your bonus... view

By: Vernon Jordan

I don't need the money, dear. I work for art... view

By: Maria Callas

We were playing, not for the drunks, but for the musicians, because it was more intellectually challenging. We needed somewhere to put our energy to show that we were growing, and as we started to achieve this, people came to hear us musically... view

By: Ronnie Hawkins

My sexuality is a part of me that I really like. But it's not the totality of me... view

By: Portia de Rossi

The capacity to be puzzled is the premise of all creation, be it in art or in science... view

By: Erich Fromm

The only disadvantage of an honest heart is credulity... view

By: Philip Sidney

It's insanity for a party that believes in freedom to allow some Republicans to seize an agenda that is totally alien to the agenda that was established in the election... view

By: Malcolm Wallop

I started at 5 years old in the kitchen table with my family supporting me. I know where I'm from and I know exactly where I'm going... view

By: Celine Dion