Quotes by creation

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  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    Man is a masterpiece of creation if for no other reason than that, all the weight of evidence for determinism notwithstanding, he believes he has free will.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    Man is a transitional animal. He is not the climax of creation.
    Source: Carl Sagan's Cosmic Connection: An Extraterrestrial Perspective (1973) 5
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
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    Man's ultimate destiny is to become one with the Divine Power which governs and sustains the creation and its creatures.
  • Ansel Adams
    Ansel Adams
    American landscape photographer and environmentalist 1902-1984
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    Millions of men have lived to fight, build palaces and boundaries, shape destinies and societies; but the compelling force of all times has been the force of originality and creation profoundly affecting the roots of human spirit.
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
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    Most men love money and security more, and creation and construction less, as they get older.
  • Burning Spear
    Burning Spear
    Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
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    Music is creation. In reggae the lyric, the music itself, arrangement, that vibe, such melody - everything within the music moves the people, understand?
  • My reputation is a media creation.
  • Luigi Pirandello
    Luigi Pirandello
    Italian Author, Playwright 1867-1936
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    Nature uses human imagination to lift her work of creation to even higher levels.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
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    No other human being, no woman, no poem or music, book or painting can replace alcohol in its power to give man the illusion of real creation.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    One feels inclined to say that the intention that man should be ''happy'' is not included in the plan of ''Creation.''
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and invisible labor. To contemplate is to toil, to think is to do. The crossed arms work, the clasped hands act. The eyes upturned to Heaven are an act of creation.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Only the most acute and active animals are capable of boredom. A theme for a great poet would be God's boredom on the seventh day of creation.
  • Phyllis Mcginley
    Phyllis Mcginley
    American poet and author 1905-1978
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    Our bodies are shaped to bear children, and our lives are a working out of the processes of creation. All our ambitions and intelligence are beside that great elemental point.
  • Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
    Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
    French christelijk mysticist, writer 1881-1955
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    Our duty, as men and women, is to proceed as if limits to our ability did not exist. We are collaborators in creation.
  • Bill Huizenga
    Bill Huizenga
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    Our first priority has to be getting our fiscal house in order - and creating an atmosphere for the private sector in job creation.
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