City Of Angels Quotes

Nothing in the world is more haughty than a man of moderate capacity when once raised to power.

Baron Wessenberg

City employees will be hired and promoted because of their abilities - without outside interference

Jane Byrne

There are two different uses for a zone. Surprise and change or simplicity and execution. We use it for surpr

Sean Williamson

One needs but to say that, in the case of an unfamiliar sequence of syllables, only about seven can be grasped in one act, but that with frequent repetition and gradually increasing familiarity with the series this capacity of consciousness may be increased.

Hermann Ebbinghaus

How absurd it must seem for an immortal soul to be destined for Heaven or Hell, and yet be sitting in a kitchen, as a maid, or to see oneself objectified as a mechanic! how falsely the usual sunrise waked us, the clock dial, the city street the job! How wrongfully people find themselves in these systems our time isn't there, our space isn't there, our space isn't even here... the whole social story of waking, and certainly the day of the mechanic, is false.

Ernst Simon Bloch

We believe that mere movement is life, and that the more velocity it has, the more it expresses vitality.

Rabindranath Tagore

Electricity is often called wonderful, beautiful; but it is so only in common with the other forces of nature. The beauty of electricity or of any other force is not that the power is mysterious, and unexpected, touching every sense at unawares in turn, but that it is under law, and that the taught intellect can even govern it largely. The human mind is placed above, and not beneath it, and it is in such a point of view that the mental education afforded by science is rendered super-eminent in dignity, in practical application and utility; for by enabling the mind to apply the natural power through law, it conveys the gifts of God to man.

Michael Faraday

People will learn about electricity but also get to explore static electricity.

Carolyn R. Rebbert

There are two great unknown forces today, electricity and woman, but men can reckon much better on electricity than they can on woman.

Josephine K. Henry

With electricity we were wired into a new world, for electricity brought the radio, a "crystal set" and with enough ingenuity, one could tickle the crystal with a cat`s whisker and pick up anything.

Theodore H. White

Electricity is really just organized lightning.

George Carlin

The main purpose of science is simplicity and as we understand more things, everything is becoming simpler

Edward Teller

The mere fact of an undiscovered restaurant, in a city where gourmands travel in ravening packs, creates an excitement unrelated to the quality of the cuisine.

Lawrence Van Gelder

Since natural resources are finite, increased consumption must inevitably lead to depletion and scarcity.

Paul Ehrlich

We need to find the courage to say NO to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity.

Barbara De Angelis

Wisdom is nothing but a preparation of the soul, a capacity, a secret art of thinking, feeling and breathing thoughts of unity at every moment of life.

Herman Hesse

A man's felicity consists not in the outward and visible blessing of fortune, but in the inward and unseen perfections and riches of the mind.

Thomas Carlyle

“The mere fact of an undiscovered restaurant, in a city where gourmands travel in ravening packs, creates an excitement unrelated to the quality of the cuisine.”

Lawrence Van Gelder

Simplicity is the nature of great souls.

Papa Ramadas

Simplicity is the nature of great souls.

Papa Ramadas

Simplicity is indeed often the sign of truth and a criterion of beauty.

Mahlon Hoagland

Organic architecture seeks superior sense of use and a finer sense of comfort, expressed in organic simplicity.

Frank Lloyd Wright

There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.

Alexander Pope

The aspects of things that are most important for us are hidden because of their simplicity and familiarity

Ludwig Wittgenstein

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