Quotes of Distort

“ Oliver Twist has asked for more! ”

- Charles Dickens

“ Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?"This is commonly misquotes as "You can't have you're cake and eat it, too. - John Heywood's Proverbs, 1546. ”

- John Heywood

“ Inevitably we look upon society, so kind to you, so harsh to us, as an ill-fitting form that distorts the truth; deforms the mind; fetters the will. ”

- Virginia Woolf

“ Weave the warp, and weave the woof, The winding sheet of Edward's race; Give ample room and verge enough The characters of Hell to trace. ”

- Thomas Gray

“ But the devil when he purports any evil against man, first perverts his mind. ”

- Euripides

“ Colors speak all languages. ”

- Joseph Addison

“ Make merry with colors on Holi and the rest of the days with the colors of love. ”

- Unknown

“ May God gift you all the colors of life, colors of joy, colors of happiness, colors of friendship, colors of love and all other colors you want to paint in your life. Happy Holi. ”

- Unknown

“ Children seldom misquote. In fact, they usually repeat word for word what you shouldn't have said. ”

- Unknown

“ Art for art's sake, with no purpose, for any purpose perverts art. But art achieves a purpose which is not its own. ”

- Benjamin Constant

“ As any action or posture long continued will distort and disfigure the limbs; so the mind likewise is crippled and contracted by perpetual application to the same set of ideas. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ All minds quote. Old and new make the warp and woof of every moment. There is no thread that is not a twist of these two strands. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Nobody can think straight who does not work. Idleness warps the mind. ”

- Henry Ford

“ I won't say that the papers misquote me, but I sometimes wonder where Christianity would be today if some of those reporters had been Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. ”

- Barry Goldwater

“ They tend to come out a colour called 'Pants left in wash'. ”

- Eddie Izzard

“ Enthusiasm for a cause sometimes warps judgment. ”

- William Howard Taft

“ A gift blinds the wise and perverts the words of the righteous. ”

- Bible

“ The true nature of the world was weirder than any bizarre fabric that anyone might weave from the warp and weft of imagination's loom. ”

- Dean Koontz

“ It's not a bad idea to get in the habit of writing down one's thoughts. It saves one having to bother anyone with them. ”

- Isabel Colegate

“ There was never any intention on anyone's part... to defraud, conceal or misrepresent. Everyone was acting in the best interests of the school, I'm confident of that. ”

- Bill Owens

“ I don't really believe in regret. I think you can always learn from the past, but I wouldn't want a different life. ”

- Molly Ringwald

“ Black is not a color. ”

- Edouard Manet

“ There is nothing evil save that which perverts the mind and shackles the conscience. ”

- Saint Ambrose

“ And it really is a good feeling to get up there and make that sound. I'm not stuck in a time warp, because I can use as many of the old songs as I want to, just the favorites. ”

- Dan Hicks

“ If I were doing something that the Bible condemns, I have two choices. I can straighten up my act, or I can somehow distort and twist and change the meaning of the Bible. ”

- Jerry Falwell

“ Humor distorts nothing, and only false gods are laughed off their pedestals. ”

- Agnes Repplier

“ Facts, or what a man believes to be facts, are delightful… Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please. ”

- Mark Twain

“ Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw. ”

- Fran Lebowitz

“ All emotions are pure which gather you and lift you up; that emotion is impure which seizes only one side of your being and so distorts you. ”

- Rainer Maria Rilke

“ It's essential to tell the truth at all times. This will reduce life's pain. Lying distorts reality. All forms of distorted thinking must be corrected. ”

- John Bradshaw
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