Quotes by color
Quotes 61 till 75 of 89.
Vincent Van Gogh
Dutch Painter 1853-1890
The Mediterranean has the color of mackerel, changeable I mean. You don't always know if it is green or violet, you can't even say it's blue, because the next moment the changing reflection has taken on a tint of rose or gray.
French sculptor 1840-1917
The modes of expression of men of genius differ as much as their souls, and it is impossible to say that in some among them, drawing and color are better or worse than in others.
American professional makeup artist, author and public speaker
The most versatile lipstick you can own is a shade that's just a bit brighter than your natural lip color.
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
The Muslim world just doesn't believe that skin color is all that important. Obama may be half-black, but he's still all-Western, according to them. It doesn't matter whether you're black, white or green - if you're not a devotee of Muhammad, you don't matter.
The North Korean landscape is strikingly beautiful in places. It could be said to resemble America's Pacific Northwest - but substantially drained of color.
James Russell Lowell
American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
The only faith that wears well and holds its color in all weathers is that which is woven of conviction and set with the sharp mordant of experience.
W. E. B. Du Bois
American sociologist, historian, civil rights activist and writer 1868-1963
The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line - the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in Asia and Africa, in America and the islands of the sea. It was a phase of this problem that caused the Civil War.
English art critic 1819-1900
The purest and most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most.
American politician 1962-
The revolution has been dubbed The Orange Revolution, orange being the campaign color of Viktor Yushchenko. The demonstrators say they are tired of living under a corrupt government.
American Author, Critic 1944-
The sight of a Black nun strikes their sentimentality; and, as I am unalterably rooted in native ground, they consider me a work of primitive art, housed in a magical color; the incarnation of civilized, anti-heathenism, and the fruit of a triumphing idea.
British poet, writer 1847-1922
The true color of life is the color of the body, the color of the covered red, the implicit and not explicit red of the living heart and the pulses. It is the modest color of the unpublished blood.
American historian, columnist and novelist 1957-
The ultimate test on the way to establishing an ideal civilization encouraging ideal human behavior was to look bravely beyond gender, color, ethnic origin, religious difference, and class distinctions to discover and honor the value of each unique individual.
Irish writer 1854-1900
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathize with the color, the beauty, the joy of life. The less said about life's sores the better.
American disc jockey, rapper, songwriter and producer 1957-
They're keeping friction going between people from the East and the West. One thing we all got in common is your color, which is Black and Latino, which is our family.
Polish-born French and American mathematician and polymath 1924-2010
Think of color, pitch, loudness, heaviness, and hotness. Each is the topic of a branch of physics.
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