Genius is one of the many forms of insanity.
If the doctor told me I had six minutes to live, I'd type a little faster.
Music, in performance, is a type of sculpture.
The air in the performance is sculpted into something.
The beautiful has but one type, the ugly has a thousand.
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My favorite type of music to sing is a crossover between country and pop.
If I had nine of my fingers missing I wouldn't type any slower.
Mothers should be very careful what type of boys and men they create, or allow to be created.
There is a sort of man who pays no attention to his good actions, but is tormented by his bad ones. This is the type that most often writes about himself.
He's the type who makes mountains out of molehills and then sells climbing equipment.
Advertising is the ability to sense, interpret.
.. to put the very heart throbs of a business into type, paper and ink.
The new meaning of soul is creativity and mysticism.
These will become the foundation of the new psychological type and with him or her will come the new civilization.
Read. Read. Read. Just don't read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so that you develop different styles.
If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster.
There are times in my life when I have been medicine for some while poison for others. I used to think I was a victim of my story until I realized the truth that I am the creator of my story. I choose what type of person I will be and what type of impact I will leave on others. I will never choose the destructive path of self and outward victimization again.
You not supposed to feel down over whatever happen to you.
I mean, you're supposed to use whatever happen to you as some type of upper, not a downer.
He is so old that his blood type was discontinued.
But the mother's yearning, that completest type of the life in another life which is the essence of real human love, feels the presence of the cherished child even in the debased, degraded man.
To be a real philosopher all that is necessary is to hate some one else's type of thinking.
Fans are my favorite thing in the world.
I've never been the type of artist who has that line drawn between their friends and their fans. The line's always been really blurred for me. I'll hang out with them after the show. I'll hang out with them before the show. If I see them in the mall, I'll stand there and talk to them for 10 minutes.
Whenever I'm on my computer, I don't type 'lol'.
I type 'lqtm' - laugh quietly to myself. It's more honest.
I would say I'm pretty much the exact same as the stereotypical American kid.
I mean I'm really lazy, I play a lot of video games, I like girls. I like, you know, the violence and action type thing.
I love a girl that can make me laugh.
I am not really a laugh-at-things type of guy and I don't smile and laugh all the time... But if a girl can make me laugh... I'm in love!!!!
And no again: My studio is not a first or any step toward becoming any type of businessman on my part.
I knew I was a good stage actor but I had no idea about movies.
And I wasn't a Paul Newman type of guy. That's why I thought the stage is just right for me.
Organisations are now confronted with two sources of change: the traditional type that is initiated and managed; and external changes over which no one has control.
I want to present interesting stories that don't qualify themselves just by virtue of their ethnographic type.
What is a scientist? We give the name scientist to the type of man who has felt experiment to be a means guiding him to search out the deep truth of life, to lift a veil from its fascinating secrets, and who, in this pursuit, has felt arising within him a love for the mysteries of nature, so passionate as to annihilate the thought of himself.
In my many years as a Representative in Congress it is my observation that the district that is best represented is the district that is wise enough to select a man of energy, intelligence, and integrity and reelects him year after year. A man of this type and character serves more efficiently and effectively the longer he is returned by his people.
The ideal American type is perfectly expressed by the Protestant, individualist, anti-conformist, and this is the type that is in the process of disappearing. In reality there are few left.
The monopoly capitalists - even while employing purely empirical methods - weave around art a complicated web which converts it into a willing tool. The superstructure of society ordains the type of art in which the artist has to be educated. Rebels are subdued by its machinery and only rare talents may create their own work. The rest become shameless hacks or are crushed.
My idea of a perfect surrealist painting is one in which every detail is perfectly realistic, yet filled with a surrealistic, dreamlike mood. And the viewer himself can't understand why that mood exists, because there are no dripping watches or grotesque shapes as reference points. That is what I'm after: that mood which is apart from everyday life, the type of mood that one experiences at very special moments.
Writing is more than anything a compulsion, like some people wash their hands thirty times a day for fear of awful consequences if they do not. It pays a whole lot better than this type of compulsion, but it is no more heroic.
Art, it seems to me, should simplify finding what conventions of form and what detail one can do without and yet preserve the spirit of the whole -- so that all that one has suppressed and cut away is there to the reader's consciousness as much as if it were in type on the page.
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
Man will become immeasurably stronger, wiser, and subtler;
his body will become more harmonious, his movements more rhythmic, his voice more musical. The forms of life will become dynamically dramatic. The average human type will rise to the heights of an Aristotle, a Goethe, or a Marx. And above these heights, new peaks will rise.
Mediocre people have an answer for everything and are astonished at nothing.
They always want to have the air of knowing better than you what you are going to tell them; when, in their turn, they begin to speak, they repeat to you with the greatest confidence, as if dealing with their own property, the things that they have heard you say yourself at some other place. A capable and superior look is the natural accompaniment of this type of character.
Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual.
The real American type can never be a ballet dancer.
The legs are too long, the body too supple and the spirit too free for this school of affected grace and toe walking.
Democracy is a political method, that is to say, a certain type of institutional arrangement for arriving at political -- legislative and administrative -- decisions and hence incapable of being an end in itself.
There is a limit to the application of democratic methods.
You can inquire of all the passengers as to what type of car they like to ride in, but it is impossible to question them as to whether to apply the brakes when the train is at full speed and accident threatens.
The most touching epitaph I ever encountered was on the tombstone of the printer of Edinburgh. It said simply: He kept down the cost and set the type right.
How is freedom measured, in individuals as in nations? By the resistance which has to be overcome, by the effort it costs to stay aloft. One would have to seek the highest type of free man where the greatest resistance is constantly being overcome: five steps from tyranny, near the threshold of the danger of servitude.
The Republican form of government is the highest form of government;
but because of this it requires the highest type of human nature -- a type nowhere at present existing.
The more characteristic American hero in the earlier day, and the more beloved type at all times, was not the hustler but the whittler.
I am among those Americans whose ancestors include men and women from many different European countries. The proportion of Americans of this type will steadily increase. I do not believe in hyphenated Americans. I do not believe in German-Americans or Irish-Americans; and I believe just as little in English-Americans. I do not approve of American citizens of German descent forming organizations to force the United States into practical alliance with Germany because their ancestors came from Germany. Just as little do I believe in American citizens of English descent forming leagues to force the United States into an alliance with England because their ancestors came from England.
Prostration is our natural position. A worm-like movement from a spot of sunlight to a spot of shade, and back, is the type of movement that is natural to men.
This type of man who is devoted to the study of wisdom is always most unlucky in everything, and particularly when it comes to procreating children; I imagine this is because Nature wants to ensure that the evils of wisdom shall not spread further throughout mankind.
A marriage is a series of friendships.
Love serves as its underlying theme. Friendships provide it with the new challenges around which the relationship further develops. Each type of friendship with ones partner comes into being, rises to a peak of enthusiasm, and then wanes away in our cedar chest of sentimental values. Every once in a while we go to the chest and draw out a friendship item to give us a shot in the arm. Then we put it away till another day.
All your life you are told the things you cannot do.
All your life they will say you're not good enough or strong enough or talented enough; they will say you're the wrong height or the wrong weight or the wrong type to play this or be this or achieve this. THEY WILL TELL YOU NO, a thousand times no, until all the no's become meaningless. All your life they will tell you no, quite firmly and very quickly.AND YOU WILL TELL THEM YES.
Newsmen believe that news is a tacitly acknowledged fourth branch of the federal system. This is why most news about government sounds as if it were federally mandated -- serious, bulky and blandly worthwhile, like a high-fiber diet set in type.