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There is no life to be found in violence. Every act of violence brings us closer to death. Whether it's the mundane violence we do to our bodies by overeating toxic food or drink or the extreme violence of child abuse, domestic warfare, life-threatening poverty, addiction, or state terrorism.
Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty and your animal spirits.
The joy of life consists in the exercise of one's energies, continual growth, constant change, the enjoyment of every new experience. To stop means simply to die. The eternal mistake of mankind is to set up an attainable ideal.
The camera introduces us to unconscious optics as does psychoanalysis to unconscious impulses.
The especial genius of women I believe to be electrical in movement, intuitive in function, spiritual in tendency.
Where there is a will, there is a way. If there is a chance in a million that you can do something, anything, to keep what you want from ending, do it. Pry the door open or, if need be, wedge your foot in that door and keep it open.
Thank you to all for your prayers and good wishes. It gave me the strength to persevere and warmed my heart.
I have had playmates, I have had companions; In my days of childhood, in my joyful school days - All, all are gone, the old familiar faces.
Work hard. Through determination and self-focus and discipline, you can accomplish anything.
Parents and schools should place great emphasis on the idea that it is all right to be different. Racism and all the other 'isms' grow from primitive tribalism, the instinctive hostility against those of another tribe, race, religion, nationality, class or whatever. You are a lucky child if your parents taught you to accept diversity.
If you look back in history of the women who are most memorable and most stylish, they were never the followers of fashion. They were the ones who were unique in their style, breakers of the rules. They were authentic, genuine, original. They were not following the trends.
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.
Hatred is corrosive of a person's wisdom and conscience; the mentality of enmity can poison a nation's spirit, instigate brutal life and death struggles, destroy a society's tolerance and humanity, and block a nation's progress to freedom and democracy.
Seduction is often difficult to distinguish from rape. In seduction, the rapist often bothers to buy a bottle of wine.
What I claim is to live to the full the contradiction of my time, which may well make sarcasm the condition of truth.
The new job of art is to sit on the wall and get more expensive.
Democracy is not just voting for your leaders; it's really premised upon ordinary citizens understanding the issues.
The popular mythology of creative genius depends on beloved stereotypes of the artist in youth and old age: the misunderstood upstart who forces us to see the world afresh; and the revered sage who shows us depths of insight attainable only through a lifetime of hard-won experience.
If someone doesn't respond to a phone call, I think they've died.
Shakespeare is the true multicultural author. He exists in all languages. He is put on the stage everywhere. Everyone feels that they are represented by him on the stage.
The Renaissance of the fifteenth century was, in many things, great rather by what it designed then by what it achieved.
Camouflage is a game we all like to play, but our secrets are as surely revealed by what we want to seem to be as by what we want to conceal.
Everything happens in the kitchen. Life happens in the kitchen.
Charm is a glow within a woman that casts a most becoming light on others.
John Mason Brown
Diversity doesn't mean black and white only.
Henry Louis Gates
Black And White
The ordinary man casts a shadow in a way we do not quite understand. The man of genius casts light.
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