Quotes of Chisel

“ We're not talking about historical accuracy, we're talking about art. I've set in motion a geometric inevitability. If I start chiseling there, chipping here, the whole form is compromised. ”

- David Assael

“ It is well with me only when I have a chisel in my hand. ”

- Michelangelo

“ Why should I deem myself to be a chisel, when I could be the artist? ”

- Johann Friedrich von Schiller

“ Life is a quarry, out of which we are to mold and chisel and complete a character. ”

- Samuel Butler

“ A disease and its treatment can be a series of humiliations, a chisel for humility. ”

- Laurel Lee

“ The past is prophetic in that it asserts loudly that wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows. ”

- Martin Luther King Jr.

“ War is a poor chisel to carve out tomorrows. ”

- Martin Luther King Jr.

“ Moonlight is sculpture. ”

- Nathaniel Hawthorne

“ A Mercury is not made out of any block of wood. ”

- Unknown

“ Every experience in life, everything with which we have come in contact in life, is a chisel which has been cutting away at our life statue, molding, modifying, shaping it. We are part of all we have met. Everything we have seen, heard, felt, or thought has had its hand in molding us, shaping us. ”

- Orison S. Marden
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