Quotes of Embody

“ In the final analysis, we count for something only because of the essential we embody, and if we do not embody that, life is wasted. ”

- C.G. Jung

“ When tempest tossed, embrace chaos. ”

- Dean Koontz

“ Love is expressed by embodying love in our actions. ”

- Myla and Jon Kabat Zinn

“ Art distills sensation and embodies it with enhanced meaning in a memorable form - or else it is not art. ”

- Jacques Barzun

“ Television knows no night. It is perpetual day. TV embodies our fear of the dark, of night, of the other side of things. ”

- Jean Baudrillard

“ How sick one gets of being "good," how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness. ”

- Alice James

“ Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning. ”

- Jacques Barzun

“ To rescue our children we will have to let them save us from the power we embody; we will have to trust the very difference that they forever personify. And we will have to allow them the choice, without fear of death, that they may come and do likewise or that they may come and that we will follow them; that a little child will lead us back to the child we will always be, vulnerable and wanting and hurting for love and for beauty. ”

- June Jordan

“ Similarly, thought is a system. That system not only includes thought and feelings, but it includes the state of the body; it includes the whole of society - as thought is passing back and forth between people in a process by which thought evolved from ancient times. ”

- David Bohm

“ We all know that each generation has its own test, the contemporaneous and current standard by which alone it can adequately judge of its own moral achievements, and that it may not legitimately use a previous and less vigorous test. The advanced test must indeed include that which has already been attained; but if it includes no more, we shall fail to go forward, thinking complacently that we have "arrived" when in reality we have not yet started. ”

- Jane Addams

“ The first thing each morning, and the last thing each night, suggest to yourself specific ideas that you wish to embody in your character and personality. Address such suggestions to yourself, silently or aloud, until they are deeply impressed upon your mind. ”

- Grenville Kleiser

“ The worth of men consists in their liability to persuasion… . Civilisation is the maintenance of social order, by its own inherent persuasiveness as embodying the nobler alternative. The recourse to force, however unavoidable, is a disclosure of the failure of civilisation, either in the general society or in a remnant of individuals… ”

- Alfred North Whitehead

“ Some people have told me they don't think a fat penguin really embodies the grace of Linux, which just tells me they have never seen a angry penguin charging at them in excess of 100 mph. They'd be a lot more careful about what they say if they had. ”

- Linus Torvalds

“ What is all wisdom save a collection of platitudes? Take fifty of our current proverbial sayings - they are so trite, so threadbare, that we can hardly bring our lips to utter them. None the less they embody the concentrated experience of the race and the man who orders his life according to their teaching cannot go far wrong. ”

- Norman Douglas

“ You can vitally influence your life from within by auto-suggestion. The first thing each morning, and the last thing each night, suggest to yourself specific ideas that you wish to embody in your character and personality. Address such suggestions to yourself, silently or aloud, until they are deeply impressed upon your mind. ”

- Grenville Kleiser

“ My method is different. I don't rush into actual work. When I get a new idea, I start at once building it up in my imagination, and make improvements and operate the devise in my mind. When I have gone as far as to embody everything in my invention, every possible improvement I can think of, and when I see no fault anywhere, I put into concrete form the final product of my brain. ”

- Win Ng

“ There comes a time in the seeker's life when he discovers that he is at once the lover and the beloved. The aspiring soul which he embodies is the lover in him. And the transcendental Self which he reveals from within is his Beloved. ”

- Sri Chinmoy

“ Politicians — power itself — are abject because they merely embody the profound contempt people have for their own lives. One should be grateful to the politicians for accepting the abstractness of power, and ridding others of its burden… ”

- Jean Baudrillard

“ My method is different. I do not rush into actual work. When I get a new idea, I start at once building it up in my imagination, and make improvements and operate the device in my mind. When I have gone so far as to embody everything in my invention, every possible improvement I can think of, and when I see no fault anywhere, I put into concrete form the final product of my brain. ”

- Nikola Tesla

“ For a mother the project of raising a boy is the most fulfilling project she can hope for. She can watch him, as a child, play the games she was not allowed to play; she can invest in him her ideas, aspirations, ambitions, and values — or whatever she has left of them; she can watch her son, who came from her flesh and whose life was sustained by her work and devotion, embody her in the world… ”

- Andrea Dworkin
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