Quotes by mythology

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  • Susan Sontag
    Susan Sontag
    American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
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    A fiction about soft or easy deaths is part of the mythology of most diseases that are not considered shameful or demeaning.
  • Tennessee Williams
    Tennessee Williams
    American playwright 1911-1983
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    All your Western theologies, the whole mythology of them, are based on the concept of God as a senile delinquent.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    At the moment I am looking into astrology, which seems indispensable for a proper understanding of mythology. There are strange and wondrous things in these lands of darkness. Please, don't worry about my wanderings in these infinitudes. I shall return laden with rich booty for our knowledge of the human psyche.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
    American politician and member 1948-
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    Fracking has been used for more than 60 years to successfully drill over a million oil and gas wells in the U.S. Nonetheless, the prevailing mythology on the radical left is that the technology is 'poisoning our children' by polluting the water we drink and the air we breathe.
  • Alistair Cooke
    Alistair Cooke
    British journalist 1908-
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    Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of popular mythology since the Greeks.
  • Anne Rice
    Anne Rice
    American author of gothic fiction 1941-
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    I'm fascinated by almost any mythology that I can get my hands on.
  • Anne Rice
    Anne Rice
    American author of gothic fiction 1941-
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    I'm usually working on my own mythology, my own realm of created characters. Stories in mythology inspire me, though I may not be conscious of it.
  • Ursula K. Le Guin
    Ursula K. Le Guin
    American author 1929-
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    If science fiction is the mythology of modern technology, then its myth is tragic.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
    American politician and member 1948-
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    In my native Boulder County, Colorado, the fracking fanatics are out in force. They are marching door-to-door, petitions and mythology in hand, and they are storming city council and county commissioner meetings.
  • Alfred Loisy
    Alfred Loisy
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    It seems obvious to me that the notion of God has never been anything but a kind of ideal projection, a reflection upward of the human personality, and that theology never has been and never can be anything but a more and more purified mythology.
  • One may as well preach a respectable mythology as anything else.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    Undermining experience, embellishing experience, rearranging and enlarging experience into a species of mythology.
  • Carl Jung
    Carl Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst 1875-1961
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    We can keep from a child all knowledge of earlier myths, but we cannot take from him the need for mythology.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Women are not in control of their bodies; nature is. Ancient mythology, with its sinister archetypes of vampire and Gorgon, is more accurate than feminism about the power and terror of female sexuality.
    Source: Vamps and Tramps (1994)
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