Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.

By : Sophocles 0 Likes          


Colloquial poetry is to the real art as the barber's wax dummy is to sculpture.

By : Ezra Pound

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I am deeply convinced that happiness does not exist in this world.

By : Taylor Caldwell

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There's a great difference between being popular and being an artist.

By : Shirley Knight

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We have had such a letter movement on two occasions in Denmark when more than a quarter of the adult Danish population participated. Such an achievement, however, demands a really great effort and also a great deal of money.

By : Fredrik Bajer

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And I found out, the other part of it is that I found out and in my desire to life successfully, that baseball fit very well into my life. It's been a great teacher, trainer, mentor and you'll see what I mean in the next few minutes that I have to speak.

By : Dave Winfield

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Only a bad artist thinks he has a good idea. A good artist does not need anything.

By : Ad Reinhardt

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The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.

By : George MacDonald

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It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they start their life as children.

By : Kingsley Amis

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A large part of acting is just pretending. You get to work with these other great make-believers, all making believe as hard as they can.

By : Jeff Bridges

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My feelings towards Scott Card are pretty mixed. Politically, he and I are pretty far apart.

By : Cory Doctorow

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It is after all the greatest art to limit and isolate oneself.

By : Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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I think Charles Manson was a hair's breath away from just being a terrorist. He wanted to start a war, too.

By : Patty Hearst

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