Quotes by gestures
Quotes 1 till 10 of 10.
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than listen to reasons.
English film director, writer and producer 1941-
And I think you understand a little bit more why she falls for him. In a way, watching the French do anything is a little more fun because their gestures are different. And in that way, they make everything interesting.
American Dancer 1878-1927
I had learned to have a perfect nausea for the theatre: the continual repetition of the same words and the same gestures, night after night, and the caprices, the way of looking at life, and the entire rigmarole disgusted me.
Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
American lawyer, minister, educator, and humorist 1790-1870
Language cannot describe the scene that followed; the shouts, oaths, frantic gestures, taunts, replies, and little fights; and therefore I shall not attempt it.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
American writer 1896-1940
Personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures.
French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
The features of our face are hardly more than gestures which force of habit made permanent. Nature, like the destruction of Pompeii, like the metamorphosis of a nymph into a tree, has arrested us in an accustomed movement.
Nigerian poet and novelist 1959-
The higher the artist, the fewer the gestures. The fewer the tools, the greater the imagination. The greater the will, the greater the secret failure.
C. Wright Mills
American sociologist 1916-1962
When white-collar people get jobs, they sell not only their time and energy, but their personalities as well. They sell by the week, or month, their smiles and their kindly gestures, and they must practice that prompt repression of resentment and aggression.
Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten.
Alfred E. Smith
American politician 1873-1944
Be simple in words, manners, and gestures. Amuse as well as instruct. If you can make a man laugh, you can make him think and make him like and believe you.
Subjects in these quotes:
All gestures famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 10 found