Quotes: aspects

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  • Affirmations are like prescriptions for certain aspects of yourself you want to change.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Art is a selective re-creation of reality according to an artist's metaphysical value-judgments. An artist recreates those aspects of reality which represent his fundamental view of man's nature.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    Human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
  • Alain de Botton
    Alain de Botton
    Swiss-born British author 1969-
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    I am conscious of trying to stretch the boundaries of non-fiction writing. It's always surprised me how little attention many non-fiction writers pay to the formal aspects of their work.
  • David Cronenberg
    David Cronenberg
    Canadian movie maker 1943-
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    I think of horror films as art, as films of confrontation. Films that make you confront aspects of your own life that are difficult to face. Just because you're making a horror film doesn't mean you can't make an artful film.
  • Albert Ellis
    Albert Ellis
    American psychologist 1913-2007
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    I'm very happy. I like my work and the various aspects of it-going around the world, teaching the gospel according to St. Albert.
  • In the days of Gary Cooper, James Stewart etc, film stars personified the better aspects of human nature.
  • George Mcgovern
    George Mcgovern
    American historian, author 1922-2012
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    It is simply untrue that all our institutions are evil that all politicians are mere opportunists, that all aspects of university life are corrupt. Having discovered an illness, it's not terribly useful to prescribe death as a cure.
  • George McGovern
    George McGovern
    American historian, author 1922-2012
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    It is simply untrue that all our institutions are evil,...that all politicians are mere opportunists, that all aspects of university life are corrupt. Having discovered an illness, it's not terribly useful to prescribe death as a cure.
  • Alcee Hastings
    Alcee Hastings
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    Mr. Speaker, I am deeply concerned that many regions of this world are suffering from the effects of armed conflicts with religious aspects. I believe that the differences of faith are not the real reason for these conflicts.
  • L. van der Post
    L. van der Post
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    One of the most moving aspects of life is how long the deepest memories stay with us.
  • Taste is often one of the aspects of fashion.
  • Albert Pike
    Albert Pike
    American attorney, soldier, writer, and Freemason 1809-1891
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    The eyes of the cheerful and of the melancholy man are fixed upon the same creation; but very different are the aspects which it bears to them.
  • Noam Chomsky
    Noam Chomsky
    American Linguist, Political Activist 1928-
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    The principle that human nature, in its psychological aspects, is nothing more than a product of history and given social relations removes all barriers to coercion and manipulation by the powerful.
  • Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
    Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
    American journalist, essayist and memoirist 1934-2002
    Barbara Grizzuti Harrison
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    To offer the complexities of life as an excuse for not addressing oneself to the simpler, more manageable (trivial) aspects of daily existence is a perversity often indulged in by artists, husbands, intellectuals - and critics of the Women's Movement.
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