Quotes of Conceiving

“ Life is one long struggle between conclusions based on abstract ways of conceiving cases, and opposite conclusions prompted by our instinctive perception of them. ”

- William James

“ The difference between writing a book and being on television is the difference between conceiving a child and having a baby made in a test tube. ”

- Norman Mailer

“ You can practice to learn a technique, but I'm more interested in conceiving of something in the moment. ”

- Herbie Hancock

“ He liked to go from A to B without inventing letters between. ”

- John McPhee

“ Instead of conceiving of society as something established for the defense of individual rights, fair contracts, and due process of law, we are invited to see it in terms of the biblical vision. This way of living, thinking, and acting where autonomy and related rights take priority has seriously jeopardized the meaning and values of all institutions in our society. ”

- Adam J. Maida
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