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Danish philosopher 1813-1855
People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.
Cats exercise... a magic influence upon highly developed men of intellect. This is why these long-tailed Graces of the animal kingdom, these adorable, scintillating electric batteries have been the favorite animal of a Mohammed, Cardinal Richlieu, Crebillon, Rousseau, Wieland.
German - American physicist 1879-1955
Considered logically this concept is not identical with the totality of sense impressions referred to; but it is an arbitrary creation of the human (or animal) mind.
Harry S. Truman
American president 1884-1972
The human animal cannot be trusted for anything good except en masse. The combined thought and action of the whole people of any race, creed or nationality, will always point in the right direction.
American feminist and author 1936-1988
To call a man an animal is to flatter him; he's a machine, a walking dildo.
John le Carré
British author 1931-
A committee is an animal with four back legs.
American country music singer, songwriter 1985-
A lot of things in my life changed, but I'm still a party animal. I'm leading the pack.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
A politician is an animal which can sit on a fence and yet keep both ears to the ground.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
A single man has not nearly the value he would have in a state of union. He is an incomplete animal. He resembles the odd half of a pair of scissors.
Malcolm de Chazal
French writer 1902-1981
Animals awaken, first facially, then bodily. Men's bodies wake before their faces do. The animal sleeps within its body, man sleeps with his body in his mind.
Arthur Conan Doyle
British writer and medical doctor 1859-1930
As Cuvier could correctly describe a whole animal by the contemplation of a single bone, so the observer who has thoroughly understood one link in a series of incidents should be able to accurately state all the other ones, both before and after.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
Be a good animal, true to your animal instincts.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful, for looking at it takes so small a portion of time that the impression of it will be confused. Nor can any very large one, for a whole view of it cannot be had at once, and so there will be no unity and completeness.
Alphonse de Lamartine
French Poet, Statesman, Historian 1790-1869
Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.
American botanist 1810-1888
But it was soon ascertained that this quaternary matter of the animal body was chemically the same in the plant, was elaborated there, and only appropriated by the animal.
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