WEEK 69


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— Hope K.

 

Art

It is now life and not art that requires the willing suspension of disbelief.
— Lionel Trilling
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
— Plutarch

Love

The soul’s joy lies in doing.
— Percy Bysshe Shelley
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world, then we will know peace.
— Jimi Hendrix
To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind.
— Theophile Gautier
Pains of love be sweeter far than all other pleasures are.
— John Dryden

Nature

Nature is inside art as its content, not outside as its model.
— Marilyn French
Ants are good citizens, they place group interests first.
— Clarence Day
Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains.
— Marilyn French
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature’s far too subtle to repeat herself.
— Paul Muni

Humor

The superfluous, a very necessary thing.
— Voltaire
A consultant is someone who saves his client almost enough to pay his fee.
— Arnold Glasow
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
— Saul Bellow
One tequila, two tequila, three tequila, floor.
— George Carlin
By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth.
— George Carlin
If you can’t beat them, arrange to have them beaten.
— George Carlin
I would never want to be a member of a group whose symbol was a man nailed to two pieces of wood.
— George Carlin
I think people should be allowed to do anything they want. We haven’t tried that for a while. Maybe this time it’ll work.
— George Carlin