Quotes by creation

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  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
    American writer 1932-
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    If God had made a perfect world, it would be a magic trick, not creation, with no meaning or place for us to learn and create. Mankind is not yet ready for a perfect world. We do not know how to appreciate perfection.
  • Alfonso X of Castile
    Alfonso X of Castile
    X (also occasionally Alphonso, Alphonse, or Alfons, 23 November&# 1221-1284
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    If the Lord Almighty had consulted me before embarking upon Creation, I should have recommended something simpler.
  • Zhuang Zhou
    Zhuang Zhou
    Chinese philosopher 4th century BC
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    If water derives lucidity from stillness, how much more the faculties of the mind! The mind of the sage, being in repose, becomes the mirror of the universe, the speculum of all creation.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire; you will what you imagine; and at last you create what you will.
  • Hermann Hesse
    Hermann Hesse
    German-born Swiss novelist and poet 1877-1962
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    In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified.
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to the unreflective creation, the truth of immortality. The most ideal human passion is love, which is also the most absolute and animal and one of the most ephemeral.
  • Michael Vance
    Michael Vance
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    Innovation is the creation of the new or the re-arranging of the old in a new way.
  • Karen Horney
    Karen Horney
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    Is not the tremendous strength in men of the impulse to creative work in every field precisely due to their feeling of playing a relatively small part in the creation of living beings, which constantly impels them to an overcompensation in achievement?
  • Noam Chomsky
    Noam Chomsky
    American Linguist, Political Activist 1928-
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    Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
    George Orwell
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    Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
    American writer 1932-
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    Life is a miracle, and we need to not fear trying to achieve our potential and reveal the remarkable creation we and all living things are and that our Creator has built into us the ability to induce self-healing.
  • W. H. Auden
    W. H. Auden
    American poet 1907-1973
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    Like everything which is not the involuntary result of fleeting emotion but the creation of time and will, any marriage, happy or unhappy, is infinitely more interesting than any romance, however passionate.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
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    Literature sucks you into another psyche. So the creation of empathy necessarily influences how you'll behave to other people.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
  • Gaston Bachelard
    Gaston Bachelard
    French scientist and philosopher 1884-1962
    Gaston Bachelard
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    Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.
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