Quotes by color

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  • John H. Johnson
    John H. Johnson
    American businessman and publisher 1918-2005
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    Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by the size of their hope.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Mere color, unspoiled by meaning, and unallied with definite form, can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways.
  • Diogenes of Sinope
    Diogenes of Sinope
    Greek philosopher and one of the founders of Cynic philosophy 412BC-323BC
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    Modesty is the color of virtue.
  • Bryan Batt
    Bryan Batt
    American actor 1963-
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    My mantra is, 'Don't be afraid of color.' What did it do to you? Do a color testing in alternate kinds of light you desire in the room because the pigment will change. And I refuse to believe that pale pale or white colors in a small room will buy you more square footage. Go with color all the way.
  • Bobbi Brown
    Bobbi Brown
    American professional makeup artist, author and public speaker
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    Nobody is the color of translucent powder. Instead, choose a powder that matches your skin tone.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    Of all God's gifts to the sighted man, color is holiest, the most divine, the most solemn.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Oil painting and color, said Michelangelo, are for women and the lazy. His sharp-edged Apollonian style is the only way to beat back mother nature.
    Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
  • Carl Rogers
    Carl Rogers
    American psychologist 1902-1987
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    One of the most satisfying experiences I know is fully to appreciate an individual in the same way I appreciate a sunset. When I look at a sunset... I don't find myself saying, 'Soften the orange a little more on the right hand corner, and put a bit more purple along the base, and use a little more pink in the cloud color...' I don't try to control a sunset. I watch it with awe as it unfolds.
  • Olive Schreiner
    Olive Schreiner
    South African author and anti-war campaigner 1855-1920
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    Perhaps the old monks were right when they tried to root love out; perhaps the poets are right when they try to water it. It is a blood-red flower, with the color of sin; but there is always the scent of a god about it.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    Personally, I can't see why it would be any less romantic to find a husband in a nice four-color catalogue than in the average downtown bar at happy hour.
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
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    Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind.
  • Angela Davis
    Angela Davis
    American political activist, philosopher, academic, and author 1944-
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    That's true but I think the contemporary problem that we are facing increasing numbers of black people and other people of color being thrown into a status that involves work in alternative economies and increasing numbers of people who are incarcerated.
  • A. J. McLean
    A. J. McLean
    American singer 1978-
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    The biggest misconception about me is the bad-boy image that everyone stuck me into due to my tattoos, drug days and the constant changes I make with my hair color.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    The chief assertion of religious morality is that white is a color. Virtue is not the absence of vices or the avoidance of moral dangers; virtue is a vivid and separate thing, like pain or a particular smell.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament and heart.
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