Quotes: motion

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  • George Meredith
    George Meredith
    British Author 1828-1909
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    A human act once set in motion flows on forever to the great account. Our deathlessness is in what we do, not in what we are.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
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    A new disease? I know not, new or old, but it may well be called poor mortals plague for, like a pestilence, it doth infect the houses of the brain till not a thought, or motion, in the mind, be free from the black poison of suspect.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
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    All motion is cyclic. It circulates to the limits of its possibilities and then returns to its starting point.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
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    Allow motion to equal emotion.
  • As an inspiration to the author, I do not think the cat can be over-estimated. He suggests so much grace, power, beauty, motion, mysticism. I do not wonder that many writers love cats; I am only surprised that all do not.
  • Campbell Brown
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    As anyone who has recently seen PG-13 movies knows, the level of violence in them has increased to the point of making the Motion Picture Association of America's voluntary rating system meaningless.
  • Barbara Hall
    Barbara Hall
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    But penance need not be paid in suffering... It can be paid in forward motion. Correcting the mistake is a positive move, a nurturing move.
    Source: A Summons to New Orleans
  • John Sterling
    John Sterling
    Scottish author 1806-1844
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    Colors answer feeling in man; shapes answer thought; and motion answers will.
  • Andrew Motion
    Andrew Motion
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    Each sudden gust of light explains itself as flames, but neither they, nor even bombs redoubled on the hills tonight can quite include me in their fear.
  • Dorothea Brande
    Dorothea Brande
    writer and editor
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    Envisioning the end is enough to put the means in motion.
  • Every body continues in its state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line, except insofar as it doesn't.
  • Sir Isaac Newton
    Sir Isaac Newton
    British scientist, mathematician 1642-1727
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    Every body continues in its state of rest, or of uniform motion in a right line, unless it is compelled to change that state by forces impressed upon it.
  • Bhagat Singh
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    Every tiny molecule of Ash is in motion with my heat
    I am such a Lunatic that I am free even in Jail.
    Source: Jail Note Book of Shahid Bhagat Singh
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating.
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
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    Evolutionism, as taught by Darwinism, has nothing - nothing - to say about how life originated. Has nothing to say about how the governing principles in the universe - gravity, thermodynamics, motion, fluid motion - how any of those originated. It's...it's got some gigantic missing pieces.
    Source: Ben Stein on CNN: Impolite Conversation. Ben Stein on CNN: Impolite Conversation
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