Quotes by substance

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  • Jonathan Miller
    Jonathan Miller
    English theatre and opera actor, author and television presenter 1934-
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    What makes literature interesting is that it does not survive its translation. The characters in a novel are made out of the sentences. That's what their substance is.
  • Freddie Mercury
    Freddie Mercury
    British singer, songwriter and record producer 1946-1991
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    When I'm dead, I want to be remembered as a musician of some worth and substance.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    Whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind (if there is such a verbal substance) perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere, the art of JKD attains its perfection.
    Source: The Warrior Within : The Philosophies of Bruce Lee (1996)
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
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    A man's character is the reality of himself; his reputation, the opinion others have formed about him; character resides in him, reputation in other people; that is the substance, this is the shadow.
  • Andre Breton
    Andre Breton
    French writer 1896-1966
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    Leave everything. Leave Dada. Leave your wife. Leave your mistress. Leave your hopes and fears. Leave your children in the woods. Leave the substance for the shadow. Leave your easy life, leave what you are given for the future. Set off on the roads.
  • Ashvaghosha
    Ashvaghosha
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    Thoughts of themselves have no substance; let them arise and pass away unheeded. Thoughts will not take form of themselves, unless they are grasped by the attention; if they are ignored, there will be no appearing and no disappearing.
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