Quotes by seriousness
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South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
Throughout human history, in any great endeavour requiring the common effort of many nations and men and women everywhere, we have learned - it is only through seriousness of purpose and persistence that we ultimately carry the day. We might liken it to riding a bicycle. You stay upright and move forward so long as you keep up the momentum.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
A jest often decides matters of importance more effectual and happily than seriousness.
Irish writer 1854-1900
Dullness is the coming of age of seriousness.
American politician 1954-
In my view, there is nothing more vicious and outrageous than the abuse, exploitation and harm of the most vulnerable members of our society, and I firmly believe that our nation's laws and resources need to reflect the seriousness of these terrible crimes.
American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
Jews and homosexuals are the outstanding creative minorities in contemporary urban culture. Creative, that is, in the truest sense: they are creators of sensibilities. The two pioneering forces of modern sensibility are Jewish moral seriousness and homosexual aestheticism and irony.
French writer and essayist 1913-1960
Men are convinced of your arguments, your sincerity, and the seriousness of your efforts only by your death.
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
Indian godman and mystic 1931-1990
My whole effort here is to keep you as non-serious as possible, for the simple reason that meditation, all kinds of meditation, can make you too serious and that seriousness will create a spiritual disease and nothing else. Unless a meditation brings you more laughter, more joy, more playfulness, avoid it. It is not for you.
Danish philosopher 1813-1855
Repetition is the reality and the seriousness of life.
English television presenter 1960-
Run a home like you would a small business and treat it with the same seriousness.
Irish writer 1854-1900
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
American Novelist 1933-
Sheer Playfulness and Deadly Seriousness are my closest friends.
Jose Ortega Y Gasset
Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
Were art to redeem man, it could do so only by saving him from the seriousness of life and restoring him to an unexpected boyishness.
P. J. O'Rourke
American journalist 1947-
Seriousness is stupidity sent to college.
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