Quotes by straight-shooter
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American musician 1947-2017
As long as all four of my limbs keep moving and I can still sit up straight and play hard rock and roll for 2 and a half to 3 hours, I'm gonna keep doing it, and I'm gonna do it the way I do it.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
As the Fletcher whittles and makes straight his arrows, so the master directs his straying thoughts.
American musician 1941-
But if the arrow is straight, And the point is slick, It can pierce through dust no matter how thick.Source: The Times They Are A-Changin (1964)
American academic and social critic 1947-
Cinema is the culmination of the obsessive, mechanistic male drive in western culture. The movie projector is an Apollonian straight-shooter, demonstrating the link between aggression and art. Every pictorial framing is a ritual limitation, a barred precinct.
Polish-born French and American mathematician and polymath 1924-2010
Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.Source: The Fractal Geometry of Nature
Robert M. Hutchins
American educational philosopher 1899-1977
Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible.
English astronomer, physicist, and mathematician 1882-1944
Every body continues in its state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line, except insofar as it doesn't.
American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
Everything you've learned in school as obvious becomes less and less obvious as you begin to study the universe. For example, there are no solids in the universe. There's not even a suggestion of a solid. There are no absolute continuums. There are no surfaces. There are no straight lines.
Force never moves in a straight line, but always in a curve vast as the universe, and therefore eventually returns whence it issued forth, but upon a higher arc, for the universe has progressed since it started.
American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
German philosopher 1724-1804
From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned.
English singer, songwriter, DJ, fashion designer and actor 1961-
Gay unions, what is that about? I haven't been invited to any ceremonies, and I wouldn't go anyway. The idea that gay people have to mimic what obviously doesn't work for straight people any more... I think is a bit tragic. I am looking forward to gay divorces.Source: The London Evening Standard, 20 February 2006:
American educator 1796-1859
God draweth straight lines but we call them crooked.Source: The Common School Journal (15 september 1843) , Vol. V, No. 18
American author and journalist 1952-
Here is the real domino theory - gay man to gay man, bisexual man to straight woman, addict mother to newborn baby, they all fall down and someday it will come to you.
I am not the first straight dancer or the last.
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