quote by Sigmund Freud

Indeed, the great Leonardo (da Vinci) remained like a child for the whole of his life in more than one way. It is said that all great men are bound to retain some infantile part. Even as an adult he continued to play, and this was another reason why he often appeared uncanny and incomprehensible to his contemporaries.

— Sigmund Freud

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The whole rise of new adult contemporary music and smooth jazz was a nice surprise.

Adult contemporary quote It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair and adult.

But these days, I get a lot more attention and airplay from the Adult Contemporary and country radio stations, and I feel comfortable saying I'm a part of that.

Adult contemporary quote A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be
A child can teach an adult three things: To be happy for no reason, to always be curious, to fight tirelessly for something.

On the one hand, we had great filmic spectacles that brought in big audiences, adults as well as primary and secondary school students. On the other hand, there were attempts to create contemporary Polish film.

The language of Doctor Johnson and Mrs Hester Lynch Thrale, and that of their adult contemporaries, was the stately language of the time, polished, stylish, unordinary, even in the intimate pages of their diaries, and the regime of instruction was severe and practical.

There's this idea that when you turn 40, you automatically go to adult contemporary heaven, but I want to try and challenge that.

Adult contemporary quote Once you're grown up you can't come back.
Once you're grown up you can't come back.

I would hope that wherever Sheryl Crow, Paula Cole, and Fiona get played is where I'd be played. And right now that seems to be the modern Adult Contemporary market.

It's not just what Christian fiction lacks I appreciate - it's what it offers.

The variety is vast: contemporary, historical, suspense, mysteries, adventure, young adult, romance, fantasy, science fiction.

Aimee Parkison offers a distinct new voice to contemporary fiction.

Her seductive stories explore childhood as a realm of sorrows, and reveal the afflictions of adults who emerge from this private geography.

Adult contemporary quote It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult.
It is easier to build up a child than it is to repair an adult.

In reality, genuine epiphanies are extremely rare.

In contemporary adult life maturation & acquiescence to reality are gradual processes. Modern usage usually deploys epiphany as a metaphor. It is usually only in dramatic representations, religious iconography, and the 'magical thinking' of children that insight is compressed to a sudden blinding flash.