quote by Jane Jacobs

Intricate minglings of different uses in cities are not a form of chaos. On the contrary, they represent a complex and highly developed form of order.

— Jane Jacobs

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Order and chaos quote You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth ha

You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth having.

I believe that order is better than chaos, creation better than destruction.

I prefer gentleness to violence, forgiveness to vendetta. On the whole I think knowledge is preferable to ignorance, and I am sure human sympathy is more valuable than ideology.

I have great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.

Order and chaos quote You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.

You need chaos in your soul to give birth to a dancing star.

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.

It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.

It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.

Between a balanced republic and a democracy, the difference is like that between order and chaos.

Order and chaos quote You must be willing to leave the life that you planned in order to find the one

You must be willing to leave the life that you planned in order to find the one waiting for you.

It turns out that an eerie type of chaos can lurk just behind a facade of order - and yet, deep inside the chaos lurks an even eerier type of order.

Idealistic reformers are dangerous because their idealism has no roots in love, but is simply a hysterical and unbalanced rage for order amidst their own chaos.

The image my work invokes is the image of good - not evil;

the image of order - not chaos; the image of life - not death. And that is all the content of my constructions amounts to.

Order and chaos quote I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.

I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.

All art is exorcism. I paint dreams and visions too; the dreams and visions of my time. Painting is the effort to produce order; order in yourself. There is much chaos in me, much chaos in our time.

He is intangible and invisible. But His work is more powerful than the most ferocious wind. The Spirit brings order out of chaos and beauty out of ugliness. He can transform a sin-blistered man into a paragon of virtue. The Spirit changes people. The Author of life is also the Transformer of life.

Change always involves a dark night when everything falls apart.

Yet if this period of dissolution is used to create new meaning, then chaos ends and new order emerges.

Order and chaos quote In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.

In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.

Chaos and Order are not enemies, only opposites. Chaos and Order combined equal balance.

We impose order and narrative on everything in order to understand it.

Otherwise, there's nothing but chaos.

There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle which created chaos, darkness, and woman.

Order and chaos quote We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an a

We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort.

Propaganda will never die out. Intelligent men must realize that propaganda is the modern instrument by which they can fight for productive ends and help to bring order out of chaos.

When I transformed my random and raw words into sentences, sentences into paragraphs, and paragraphs into chapters, a semblance of order and sanity appeared where there had been only chaos and insanity.

Out of the cacophony of random suffering and chaos that can mark human life, the life artist sees or creates a symphony of meaning and order. A life of wholeness does not depend on what we experience. Wholeness depends on how we experience our lives.

Order and chaos quote You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.

You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.

The Death of the contemporary forms of social order ought to gladden rather than trouble the soul. Yet what is frightening is that the departing world leaves behind it not an heir, but a pregnant widow. Between the death of the one and the birth of the other, much water will flow by, a long night of chaos and desolation will pass.

Music creates order out of chaos.

Art gives a sense of order, life is basically chaotic, and there's a tension between them. A sense of order comes from chaos and contains a bit of it, but it's the sense of order that is important in a work of art.

Order and chaos quote The elevator to success is out of order. You'll have to use the stairs. One step

The elevator to success is out of order. You'll have to use the stairs. One step at a time.

To study history means submitting to chaos and nevertheless retaining faith in order and meaning.

Our soldiers have done a valiant effort in fighting terrorism and bringing a semblance of law and order to the chaos in the region and it would be shortsighted to lay out a specific timetable to bring U.S. troops home prematurely before their mission is accomplished.

We need to use the United Nations Security Council and believe that preserving law and order in today's complex and turbulent world is one of the few ways to keep international relations from sliding into chaos. The law is still the law, and we must follow it whether we like it or not.

Order and chaos quote The tiny seed knew that in order to grow it needed to be dropped in dirt, covere

The tiny seed knew that in order to grow it needed to be dropped in dirt, covered in darkness, and struggle to reach the light.

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All grandeur, all power, and all subordination to authority rests on the executioner: he is the horror and the bond of human association. Remove this incomprehensible agent from the world and at that very moment order gives way to chaos, thrones topple and society disappears.

Life, this anti-entropy, ceaselessly reloaded with energy, is a climbing force, toward order amidst chaos, toward light, among the darkness of the indefinite, toward the mystic dream of Love, between the fire which devours itself and the silence of the Cold.

The word 'paradox' has always had a kind of magic for me, and I think my pictures have a paradoxical quality, a paradox of chaos and order in one.

Order and chaos quote Since in order to speak, one must first listen, learn to speak by listening.

Since in order to speak, one must first listen, learn to speak by listening.

But one of the attributes of love, like art, is to bring harmony and order out of chaos, to introduce meaning and affect where before there was none, to give rhythmic variations, highs and lows to a landscape that was previously flat.

Chaos is merely order waiting to be deciphered

In the never-ending battle between order and chaos, clutter sides with chaos every time. Anything that you possess that does not add to your life or your happiness eventually becomes a burden.

Order and chaos quote We must take adventures in order to know where we truely belong.

We must take adventures in order to know where we truely belong.

Eros has degenerated; he began by introducing order and harmony, and now he brings back chaos.

Introduce a little anarchy, upset the established order, and everything becomes chaos. I’m an agent of chaos, and you know the thing about chaos? It's fair.

People're artists they're doing something, taking a hunk of chaps, giving it some order, some form, and presenting it saying here is my little song and dance, my chaos.

Sleep and meditation are key. Natural sleep for 8 hours will help remove toxins from the body, help consolidate memory, create order from chaos. Sleep activates good hormones that are associated with rejuvenation and slowing down the ageing process.

In order to master the unruly torrent of life the learned man meditates, the poet quivers, and the political hero erects the fortress of his will.

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