The dullard finds even wine tasteless, while the sorcerer is intoxicated by the mere sight of water.— Hakim Bey
Fascinating Tasteless quotations
The liberated woman is not that modern doll who wears make-up and tasteless clothes. ....The liberation woman is a person who believes that she is as human as a man. The liberated woman does not insist on her freedom so as to abuse it.
Inject a few raisins of conversation into the tasteless dough of existence.
Form no covetous desire, so that the demon of greediness may not deceive thee, and the treasure of the world may not be tasteless to thee.
You are the cutting edge of a thirteen billion year old process of defining novelty. Your acts matter. Your thoughts matter. Your purpose? To add to the complexity. Your enemy? Disorder, entropy, stupidity, and tastelessness.
spring is super in the supermarkets and the strawberries prance and glow never mind that they're all kinda tart and tasteless as strawberries go meanwhile wild things are not for sale anymore than they are for show so i'll be outside, in love with the kind of beauty it takes more than eyes to know
Without discipline and detachment, an actor is an emotional slob, spilling his insides out. This abandonment is having an unfortunate vogue. It is tasteless, formless, absurd. Without containment there is no art. All this vomiting and wheezing and bursting at the seams is no more great acting than the convulsions of raving maniacs.
I have always felt comedy and tragedy are roommates.
If you look up comedy and tragedy, you will find a very old picture of two masks. One mask is tragedy. It looks like its crying. The other mask is comedy. It looks like its laughing. Nowadays, we would say, How tasteless and insensitive. A comedy mask is laughing at a tragedy mask.
The non-action of the wise man is not inaction.
It is not studied. It is not shaken by anything. The sage is quiet because he is not moved, not because he wills to be quiet. . . . Joy does all things without concern. For emptiness, stillness, tranquillity, tastelessness, silence, and non-action are the root of all things.
Going through life without love is like going through a good dinner without an appetite -- everything seems so flat and tasteless.
Those who run to long words are mainly the unskillful and tasteless;
they confuse pomposity with dignity, flaccidity with ease, and bulk with force.
beautiful December grapes, blue as plums, every grape a little skinful of sweet, tasteless water
The beauty of the internal nature cannot be so far concealed by its accidental vesture, but that the spirit of its form shall communicate itself to the very disguise and indicate the shape it hides from the manner in which it is worn. A majestic form and graceful motions will express themselves through the most barbarous and tasteless costume.
The food in such places is so tasteless because the members associate spices and garlic with just the sort of people they're trying to keep out.
I understand the big food companies are developing a tearless onion.
I think they can do it - after all, they've already given us tasteless bread.
The only thing that counts is if you know how to prepare your ingredients.
Even if with the best and freshest ingredients in the world, if your dish is tasteless or burnt, it's ruined.
Silence is so often applauded and those who speak out are often called tasteless.
I'm into indie music. I think indie is going to bring back the spirit in music. There was a time when it was all about accommodating the music business, the music was getting tasteless, but the spirit is back.
The diseased pride [of artistic individualists] was not even conscious of a public interest, and would have found all political terms utterly tasteless and insignificant. It was no longer a question of one man one vote, but of one man one universe.
For starters, let's dispense with the cheap jokes about cannibalism.
That means cracks about giving an arm and a leg - sorry - for a good book on the subject, or similar tasteless - sorry, again - attempts to make the subject more palatable - last one.
I loved working when I worked at commercial art and they told you what to do and how to do it and all you had to do was correct it and they'd say yes or no. The hard thing is when you have to dream up the tasteless things to do on your own.
I appreciate the potato only as a protection against famine, except for that, I know of nothing more eminently tasteless.
Health is the soul that animates all the enjoyments of life, which fade and are tasteless without it.
Despair ... is like a gas, odourless, tasteless, without nourishment. You breathe it in, your limbs relax, you cease to care, even at the moment when the steel touches your throat.
Woman suffrage is an unjust, unreasonable, unspiritual abnormality.
It is a hard, undigested, tasteless, devitalized proposition. It is a half-fledged, unmusical, Promethean abomination. It is a quack bolus to reduce masculinity even by the obliteration of femininity.
Do not be afraid of simplicity. If you have a cold chicken for supper, why cover it with a tasteless white sauce which makes it look like a pretentious dish on the buffet table at some fance dress ball?
The air of fashion, which many young people are so eager to attain, always strikes me like the studied attitudes of some modern prints, copied with tasteless servility after the antigue; the soul is left out, and none of the parts are tied together by what may properly be termed character.
The food here is so tasteless you could eat a meal of it and belch and it wouldn't remind you of anything.
Mankind flung its advance agents ever outward, ever outward.
Eventually it flung them out into space, into the colorless, tasteless, weightless sea of outwardness without end. It flung them like stones.
Any attempts at humor immediately after September 11th were deemed tasteless.
I want to go when I want. It is tasteless to prolong life artificially. I have done my share; it is time to go. I will do it elegantly.
I trust other people to tell me if it's too far or tasteless, because there's not too much that I won't do. I like to push the limits. Obviously, that's more dangerous and more fun for everybody.
Whatever happens in life can happen on the stage, but as a comedian you should always be clear what your target is. It's fine to be gratuitously tasteless if that's what you are intending to do. It's that old line: I don't defend what a comedian might say but I defend to the death his right to say it.
Chicken breast is the driest, [most] tasteless part of the chicken as far as I'm concerned.
Your people eat dry and tasteless flesh but it is off plates as smooth as ivory and as round as the sun.