Quotes of Elemental

“ These are fundamental, foundational themes in American culture. And they all get played out here in... the journalistic perfect storm. ”

- Robert Thompson

“ Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals. ”

- Jim Rohn

“ All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity. ”

- Louis Pasteur

“ This is basic, fundamental research. We have some 35 million Americans over the age of 65,... The basic purpose of why I'm going is not just to go sightseeing. ”

- John Glenn

“ Theatre can't be done again and again and again and again - it's organic. ”

- Kim Cattrall

“ You have to learn the basics of your instrument. It is like sports: if you don't have the fundamentals, you don't get very far. Natural talent will only carry you so far. ”

- Steve Wilson

“ These are all the basics of democracy. ”

- Condoleezza Rice

“ Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals. ”

- Jim Rohn

“ All compromise is based on give and take, but there can be no give and take on fundamentals. Any compromise on mere fundamentals is a surrender. For it is all give and no take. ”

- Mahatma Gandhi

“ There is no logical way to the discovery of these elemental laws. There is only the way of intuition, which is helped by a feeling for the order lying behind the appearance. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point. ”

- Phyllis McGinley

“ All such action would cease if those powerful elemental forces were to cease stirring within us. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ It seems to me that it is a very simple error which the surrealists are guilty of; they are trying to establish an Absolute. They are trying with all the powers of consciousness to usher in the glory of the Unconscious. They believe in the Devil but not in God… ”

- Henry Miller

“ The President sent me down to spend some time, to make certain that we're doing everything that needs to be done and that we begin to focus on the longer term in terms of basic, fundamental recovery for Mississippi, for the Gulf Coast, and obviously we'll go on later today to Louisiana. ”

- Dick Cheney

“ Thoughts give birth to a creative force that is neither elemental nor sidereal. Thoughts create a new heaven, a new firmament, a new source of energy, from which new arts flow. When a man undertakes to create something, he establishes a new heaven, as it were and from it the work that he desires to create flows into him… ”

- Philippus A. Paracelsus

“ Life here is so elemental. So real. Without the interference of civilization you can really experience things like,…silence. Silence and darkness in its purity. Right now, right outside my window all I can see is a black void. Endless darkness… ”

- Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider

“ The most common trait of all primitive peoples is a reverence for the life-giving earth, and the Native American shared this elemental ethic: The land was alive to his loving touch, and he, its son, was brother to all creatures. ”

- Stewart L. Udall

“ Thoughts give birth to a creative force that is neither elemental nor sidereal. Thoughts create a new heaven, a new firmament, a new source of energy, from which new arts flow. When a man undertakes to create something, he establishes a new heaven. ”

- Philippus A. Paracelsus

“ The real difficulty, the difficulty which has baffled the sages of all times, is rather this: how can we make our teaching so potent in the motional life of man, that its influence should withstand the pressure of the elemental psychic forces in the individual? ”

- Albert Einstein
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