Quotes: manifestation

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  • Florence Scovel Shinn
    Florence Scovel Shinn
    American artist, writer
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    Every great work, every great accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    A book is a part of life, a manifestation of life, just as much as a tree or a horse or a star. It obeys its own rhythms, its own laws, whether it be a novel, a play, or a diary. The deep, hidden rhythm of life is always there - that of the pulse, the heart beat.
  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell
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    Anger is a manifestation of a deeper issue... and that, for me, is based on insecurity, self-esteem and loneliness.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever.
  • Eugène Ionesco
    Eugène Ionesco
    Romanian-born French Playwright 1912-
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    Beauty is a precious trace that eternity causes to appear to us and that it takes away from us. A manifestation of eternity, and a sign of death as well.
  • Paul Tillich
    Paul Tillich
    German Protestant theologist, philosopher 1886-1965
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    Every act of courage is a manifestation of the ground of being, however questionable the content of the act may be.
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred Adler
    Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
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    God who is eternally complete, who directs the stars, who is the master of fates, who elevates man from his lowliness to Himself, who speaks from the cosmos to every single human soul, is the most brilliant manifestation of the goal of perfection.
  • Coleman Dowell
    Coleman Dowell
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    It is extraordinary how the house and the simplest possessions of someone who has been left become so quickly sordid. Even the stain on the coffee cup seems not coffee but the physical manifestation of one's inner stain, the fatal blot that from the beginning had marked one for ultimate aloneness.
  • Quentin Crisp
    Quentin Crisp
    English writer and actor 1908-1999
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    Love is the extra effort we make in our dealings with those whom we do not like and once you understand that, you understand all. This idea that love overtakes you is nonsense. This is but a polite manifestation of sex. To love another you have to undertake some fragment of their destiny.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    Narcissist: psychoanalytic term for the person who loves himself more than his analyst; considered to be the manifestation of a dire mental disease whose successful treatment depends on the patient learning to love the analyst more and himself less.
  • St. Thomas Aquinas
    St. Thomas Aquinas
    Italian Dominican friar and Catholic priest 1225-1274
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    The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
  • Anais Nin
    Anais Nin
    French-born American Novelist, Dancer 1914-1977
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    The violence and obscenity are left unadulterated, as manifestation of the mystery and pain which ever accompanies the act of creation.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    The world itself is pregnant with failure, is the perfect manifestation of imperfection, of the consciousness of failure.
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    When science, art, literature, and philosophy are simply the manifestation of personality they are on a level where glorious and dazzling achievements are possible, which can make a man's name live for thousands of years. But above this level, far above,
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