Quotes by variety
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English poet 1731-1800
Variety is the very spice of live, I that gives it all its flavour.Source: The Timepiece 606
British Jurist, Statesman 1584-1654
A glorious Church is like a magnificent feast; there is all the variety that may be, but every one chooses out a dish or two that he likes, and lets the rest alone: how glorious soever the Church is, every one chooses out of it his own religion, by which he governs himself, and lets the rest alone.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety. Other women cloy the appetites they feed, but she makes hungry where most she satisfies.
British painter and author 1882-1957
All orthodox opinion - that is, today, ''revolutionary'' opinion either of the pure or the impure variety - is anti-man.
American singer-songwriter and actress 1981-
Because I didn't have any queer, lesbian, female role models I hated my own femininity and had to look deep within myself to create an identity that worked for me. Pop culture just doesn't hand us enough variety to choose from.
American politician 1940-
Before this learning experience, I had assumed that with regard to programs that sought to help people out of poverty, the political world was essentially divided into two camps: conservatives who opposed these for a variety of reasons, and liberals who supported them.
Competition is a process or variety of habitual behavior that grows out of a habit of mind.
Swedish songwriter, producer, member of ABBA 1945-
Cultural variety is always worth striving for, but must never precede the declaration of human rights.
Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
Democracy is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequal alike.
American writer 1945-
Each of my books is different from the last, each with its own characters, its own setting, its own themes. As a writer, I need the variety. I sense my readers do, too.
Roman senator, consul, magister officiorum, and philosopher
Good men seek it by the natural means of the virtues; evil men, however, try to achieve the same goal by a variety of concupiscences, and that is surely an unnatural way of seeking the good. Don't you agree?Source: De Consolatione Philosophia Book 4, Prose 2, 524. Translated from Latin by Ric
American author and newspaper columnist
Hedge fund managers charge so much more than mutual fund managers; alpha is even harder to come by. They end up selling a variety of things beyond mere outperformance.
Scottish poet 1700-1748
I know no subject more elevating, more amazing, more ready to the poetical enthusiasm, the philosophical reflection, and the moral sentiment than the works of nature. Where can we meet such variety, such beauty, such magnificence?
Jose Manuel Barroso
Portuguese politician 1956-
I think diversity can also be a resource, an asset, especially in a world that is becoming globalized, to deal with difference, to deal with variety, to deal with complexity.
American actor 1956-
I want to continue doing as big a variety of things as I can do, and if that means I have the honor of getting to do more feature work, I would love that. I know that if I make any other long-term TV commitments, it's not going to be on a drama.
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