Quotes: completeness

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  • David Starr Jordan
    David Starr Jordan
    American educator, eugenicist, and peace activist 1851-1931
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    Be a life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    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.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books nobody reads.
  • Hannah Arendt
    Hannah Arendt
    German-born American political theorist 1906-1975
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    Death not merely ends life, it also bestows upon it a silent completeness, snatched from the hazardous flux to which all things human are subject.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Everything you need you already have. You are complete right now, you are a whole, total person, not an apprentice person on the way to someplace else. Your completeness must be understood by you and experienced in your thoughts as your own personal reality.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The greatest honor that can be paid to the work of art, on its pedestal of ritual display, is to describe it with sensory completeness. We need a science of description. Criticism is ceremonial revivification.
  • Virginia Woolf
    Virginia Woolf
    English writer 1882-1941
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    The truth is, I often like women. I like their unconventionality. I like their completeness. I like their anonymity.
  • Andrew Cohen
    Andrew Cohen
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    When you come together with your other half, you immediately experience a sense of wholeness and completeness.
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