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It is always the simple that produces the marvelous.
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the whole world kin.
Dreams pass into the reality of action. From the actions stems the dream again; and this interdependence produces the highest form of living.
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself; and a mean man, by one lower than himself. The one produces aspiration; the other ambition, which is the way in which a vulgar man aspires.
The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination.
An artist is somebody who produces things that people don't need to have.
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.
Our votes must go together with our guns. After all, any vote we shall have, shall have been the product of the gun. The gun which produces the vote should remain its security officer - its guarantor. The people's votes and the people's guns are always inseparable twins.
Injustice in the end produces independence.
The instant formal government is abolished, society begins to act. A general association takes place, and common interest produces common security.
An infernal machine that produces every minute an impressive amount of poor, 26 million poor in 10 years are 2.6 million per year of new poor, this is the road, well, the road to hell.
As I have practiced it, photography produces pleasure by simplicity. I see something special and show it to the camera. A picture is produced. The moment is held until someone sees it. Then it is theirs.
We must give more in order to get more. It is the generous giving of ourselves that produces the generous harvest.
Orison Swett Marden
In struggling against anguish one never produces serenity; the struggle against anguish only produces new forms of anguish.
Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.
Charles Caleb Colton
Men do not shape destiny, Destiny produces the man for the hour.
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.
Vanity working on a weak head, produces every sort of mischief.
The artist produces for the liberation of his soul. It is his nature to create as it is the nature of water to run down the hill.
W. Somerset Maugham
The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life... Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality.
The test of the artist does not lie in the will with which he goes to work, but in the excellence of the work he produces.
The sharp thorn often produces delicate roses.
Authentic values are those by which a life can be lived, which can form a people that produces great deeds and thoughts.
The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life.
Lydia M. Child
Man is free whenever he produces or manifests God, and through this he becomes immortal.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
To say that a man is vain means merely that he is pleased with the effect he produces on other people.
Take a commonplace, clean it and polish it, light it so that it produces the same effect of youth and freshness and originality and spontaneity as it did originally, and you have done a poet's job. The rest is literature.
I do not literally paint that table, but the emotion it produces upon me.
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