Quotes of Copy

“ The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is the example of the eternal seductiveness of life. ”

- Jean Giraudoux

“ The Past: Our cradle, not our prison; there is danger as well as appeal in its glamour. The past is for inspiration, not imitation, for continuation, not repetition. ”

- Israel Zangwill

“ Paradoxically though it may seem, it is none the less true that life imitates art far more than art imitates life. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ I have found the missing link between the higher ape and civilized man; it is we. ”

- Konrad Lorenz

“ Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose. ”

- Andy Rooney

“ In everything truth surpasses the imitation and copy. ”

- Marcus Tullius Cicero

“ We've all got to look at ourselves, start with yourself, that's all you can do. I believe that we can act responsibly as a group, it's just that there are vested interests telling us not to bother. ”

- Ben Elton

“ Simplicity of all things is the hardest to copy. ”

- Sir Richard Steele

“ That's his style of hitting. If you can't imitate him, don't copy him. ”

- Yogi Berra

“ The counterfeit and counterpart of Nature is reproduced in art. ”

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“ The mirror reflects all objects without being sullied. ”

- Confucius

“ I'm drinking doubles now that you're running around single again. ”

- Willie Nelson

“ It was Noel Coward whose technique I envied and tried to emulate. I collected all his records and writing. ”

- Kenneth Williams

“ The only service a friend can really render is to keep up your courage by holding up to you a mirror in which you can see a noble image of yourself. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ I wanted the palette to mirror who they are. ”

- Mark Burnett

“ I see my face in the mirror and go, 'I'm a Halloween costume? That's what they think of me?". ”

- Drew Carey

“ That's not really retirement. It's called double-dipping. ”

- John Morley

“ The 'missing link' between ape and man will probably never be found - because it was an embryo. ”

- Arthur Koestler

“ Our quarrel with the world is an echo of the endless quarrel proceeding within us. ”

- Eric Hoffer

“ I do not give you to posterity as a pattern to imitate, but as an example to deter. ”

- Junius

“ Life, like a mirror, never gives back more than we put into it. ”

- Unknown

“ Logic is not a body of doctrine, but a mirror-image of the world. Logic is transcendental. ”

- Ludwig Wittgenstein

“ I once said cynically of a politician, 'He'll doublecross that bridge when he comes to it.'. ”

- Oscar Levant

“ I'm going to take a long look in the mirror. ”

- Alex Rodriguez

“ Look in a mirror and one thing's sure; what we see is not who we are. ”

- Richard Bach

“ Both within the family and without, our sisters hold up our mirrors: our images of who we are and of who we can dare to become. ”

- Elizabeth Fishel

“ George Foreman. A miracle. A mystery to myself. Who am I? The mirror says back. The George you was always meant to be.'' Wasn't always like that. Used to look in the mirror and cried a river. ”

- George Foreman

“ Never believe in mirrors or newspapers. ”

- John Osborne

“ Not to go to the theatre is like making one's toilet without a mirror. ”

- Arthur Schopenhauer

“ Art is not imitation, but illusion. ”

- Charles Reade
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