Quotes: receptive

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  • Thomas Troward
    Thomas Troward
    English author 1847-1916
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    Creative power, is that receptive attitude of expectancy which makes a mold into which the plastic and as yet undifferentiated substance can flow and take the desired form.
  • Agnes Repplier
    Agnes Repplier
    American writer and social criticus 1858-1950
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    It is as impossible to withhold education from the receptive mind, as it is impossible to force it upon the unreasoning.
  • Alain de Botton
    Alain de Botton
    Swiss-born British author 1969-
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    It is perhaps when our lives are at their most problematic that we are likely to be most receptive to beautiful things.
    Source: The Architecture of Happiness
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    It is the marketplace that calls most clearly for men to be softer, more narcissistic and receptive, and the new man is the result.
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