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French actress, singer and dancer 1934-
China once again disgusts the world, portraying the image of a cruel, perverted people devoid of any feelings towards animals.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
English writer 1874-1936
A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930
America is neither free nor brave, but a land of tight, iron-clanking little wills, everybody trying to put it over everybody else, and a land of men absolutely devoid of the real courage of trust, trust in life's sacred spontaneity. They can't trust life until they can control it.
As to the mental essence, we find it in infants devoid of every mental form.
British Labor politician 1897-1960
He has the lucidity which is the by-product of a fundamentally sterile mind. He does not have to struggle... with the crowded pulsations of a fecund imagination. On the contrary he is almost devoid of imagination.
Bryant H. McGill
American journalist and author 1969-
It is better to lose everything you have to keep the balance of justice level, than to live a life of petty privilege devoid of true freedom.
French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
Let us leave pretty women to men devoid of imagination.
English writer 1894-1963
Now, a corpse, poor thing, is an untouchable and the process of decay is, of all pieces of bad manners, the vulgarest imaginable. For a corpse is, by definition, a person absolutely devoid of savoir vivre.
British philosopher, broadcaster, politician 1930-2019
Superstitions and belief in magic are perennial in just the same way as religion, and something near to being universal among mankind; and why this is so may be interesting, but in most cases the beliefs themselves are devoid of interesting content, at least to me.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968
There is nothing more tragic than to find an individual bogged down in the length of life, devoid of breadth.
C. P. Snow
English novelist 1905-1980
There is, of course, no complete solution. But we can do something. The chief means open to us is education There is no excuse for letting another generation be as vastly ignorant, or as devoid of understanding and sympathy, as we are ourselves.Source: The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution (1959)
semi-legendary Buddhist monk
Whoever knows that the mind is a fiction and devoid of anything real knows that his own mind neither exists nor doesn't exist.Source: The Zen Teaching of Bodhidharma
French writer 1896-1966
The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does not offer the hardness, the rigidity, the regularity, the luster on every interior and exterior facet, of the crystal.
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