The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.
— John Dewey

A moment's reflection shows that Liberalism is entirely negative. It is not a formative force, but always and only a disintegrating force.
Francis Parker Yockey format quote

I believe that the first step in the setting of a real external world is the formation of the concept of bodily objects and of bodily objects of various kinds.
— Albert Einstein

The world just does not fit conveniently into the format of a 35mm camera.
— W. Eugene Smith

You can put in all the difficulties, jumps, runs, and any other devilish complexities you like, except octave spans and similar features which do not suit the formation of hands.
— format quotation by Johann Nepomuk Hummel