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The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
– Eugène DelacroixRate it:
The artist, depicting man disdainful of the storm and stress of life, is no less reconciling and healing than the poet who, while endowing Nature and Humanity, rejoices in its measureless superiority to human passions and human sorrows.
– BerensonRate it:
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress.
– Hendrik Willem Van LoonRate it:
The arts are the servant wisdom its master.
– SenecaRate it:
The arts are the servant; wisdom its master.
– SenecaRate it:
The ascent from earth to heaven is not easy.
– Lucius Annaeus SenecaRate it:
The ass will carry his load, but not a double load ride not a free horse to death.
– Miguel de CervantesRate it:
The assumed instinctive belief in God has been used by many persons as an argument for His existence. But this is a rash argument, as we should thus be compelled to believe in the existence of cruel and malignant spirits, only a little more powerful than man for the belief in them is far more general than in a beneficent Diety.
– Charles Robert DarwinRate it:
The athlete who comes last in a race, is not a looser. Maybe all she/he aimed for, was to reach the finish line!
– PSBRate it:
The atom, being for all practical purposes the stable unit of the physical plane, is a constantly changing vortex of reactions.
– UnknownRate it:
The attempt and not the deed Confounds us.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
The attempt and not the deed Confounds us.
– William Shakespeare, "Macbeth", Act 2 scene 2Rate it:
The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
– Albert EinsteinRate it:
The attempt to silence a man is the greatest honor you can bestow on him. It means that you recognize his superiority to yourself.
– Joseph SobranRate it:
The attention of a superior is too flattering to our vanity not to call it forth.
– Letitia Elizabeth LandonRate it:
The attitude of every person gets viewed out of their behaviour of spending time; a cool dude loves to relish the majority of time in solitude & others like to enjoy most time often amidst many people.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
The Attitude of Gratitude can raise your Altitude. Being Thankful is a magical way to reach the Top.
– RVMRate it:
The Attitude of Gratitude can raise your Altitude. Being Thankful is a magical way to reach the Top. -RVM
– RVMRate it:
The attribute most noble of the hand Is readiness in giving; of the head, Bending before a teacher; of the mouth, Veracious speaking; of a victor?s arms, Undaunted valour; of the inner heart, Pureness the most unsullied; of the ears, Delight in hearing and receiving truth?These are adornments of high-minded men, Better than all the majesty of Empire.
– BhartrihariRate it:
The aura of the theocratic death penalty for adultery still clings to America, even outside New England, and multiple divorce, which looks to the European like serial polygamy, is the moral solution to the problem of the itch. Love comes into it too, of course, but in Europe we tend to see marital love as an eternity which encompasses hate and also indifference: when we promise to love we really mean that we promise to honor a contract. Americans, seeming to take marriage with not enough seriousness, are really taking love and sex with too much.
– Anthony BurgessRate it:
The author himself is the best judge of his own performance; none has so deeply meditated on the subject; none is so sincerely interested in the event.
– Edward GibbonRate it:
The author of genius does keep till his last breath the spontaneity, the ready sensitiveness, of a child, the "innocence of eye" that means so much to the painter, the ability to respond freshly and quickly to new scenes, and to old scenes as though they were new; to see traits and characteristics as though each were new-minted from the hand of God instead of sorting them quickly into dusty categories and pigeon-holing them without wonder or surprise; to feel situations so immediately and keenly that the word "trite" has hardly any meaning for him; and always to see "the correspondences between things" of which Aristotle spoke two thousand years ago.
– Dorothea BrandeRate it:
The author of the Iliad is either Homer or, if not Homer, somebody else of the same name.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
The authority of any governing institution must stop at its citizen's skin.
– Gloria SteinemRate it:
The authority of those who teach is often an obstacle to those who want to learn.
– Marcus Tullius CiceroRate it:

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