Quotes by movement
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American community organizer and writer 1909-1972
Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract world can movement or change occur without that abrasive friction of conflict.
British economic historian and social reformer 1852-1883
Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
Canadian journalist 1967-
'In Praise of Slowness' chronicles the global trend towards deceleration that has come to be known as the Slow Movement. Don't worry, though: it is not a Luddite rant. I love speed. Going fast can be fun, liberating and productive. The problem is that our hunger for speed, for cramming more and more into less and less time, has gone too far.
Anna Louise Strong
American journalist and activist 1885-1970
A certain number of Americans are already in Peking and most of us here feel that it would be very useful for the United States and especially for the Left-wing progressive movement in the United States if groups of students such as you mention could make a tour of China.
Irish writer 1852-1933
A literary movement consists of five or six people who live in the same town and hate each other cordially.
American cartoonist and illustrator 1951-
A picture story just doesn't run like a film. It doesn't have 24 frames per second. It doesn't deal with this illusion of movement.
Israeli diplomat and politician 1915-2002
A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement.
Carl von Clausewitz
Prussian general and military 1780-1831
Action in war is like movement in a resistant element. Just as the simplest and most natural of movements, walking, cannot easily be performed in water, so in war it is difficult for normal efforts to achieve even moderate results.Source: On War (1832) Ch. 7, as translated by Michael Howard and Peter P
American writer 1874-1945
All change is not growth; all movement is not forward.
Indian socialist revolutionary 1907-1931
All the political movements of our country that have hitherto played any important role in our modern history had been lacking in the ideal at the achievement of which they aimed. Revolutionary movement is no exception.
Roman poet 43 BC - 17 AD
All things change, nothing is extinguished. There is nothing in the whole world which is permanent. Everything flows onward; all things are brought into being with a changing nature; the ages themselves glide by in constant movement.
All this talk and turmoil and noise and movement and desire is outside of the veil; within the veil is silence and calm and rest.
American modern dancer and choreographer 1894-1991
America does not concern itself now with Impressionism. We own no involved philosophy. The psyche of the land is to be found in its movement. It is to be felt as a dramatic force of energy and vitality. We move; we do not stand still. We have not yet arrived at the stock-taking stage.
American environmental entrepreneur, author, and activist 1981-
At the end of 2002, mid-way through my junior year at Yale and increasingly freaked out about the deepening climate crisis, I dropped out to try to build a youth movement.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
American composer, scholar, and social activist 1942-
At the same time all this was happening, there was a folk song revival movement goingon, so the commercial music industry was actually changed by the Civil Rights Movement.
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