Matter Quotes

Photography is a system of visual editing. At bottom, it is a matter of surrounding with a frame a portion of one's cone of vision, while standing in the right place at the right time. Like chess, or writing, it is a matter of choosing from among given possibilities, but in the case of photography the number of possibilities is not finite but infinite.

John Szarkowski

A fanatic is someone who does what the Lord would do, if He knew the facts of the matter.

Unknown

Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony.

Thomas Merton

You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.

Abraham Lincoln

Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty - they merely move it from their faces into their hearts.

Martin Buxbaum

Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony

Thomas Merton

No matter what side of the argument you are on, you always find people on your side that you wish were on the other.

Jascha Heifetz

A great many worries can be diminished by realizing the unimportance of the matter which is causing anxiety.

Bertrand Russell

Three things matter in a speech - who says it, how he says it and what he says, and of the three, the latter matters the least

John Morley

I want more muscles! I go to the gym three or four times a week with a personal trainer. I can afford that now. I can not put on weight though, no matter how much I eat.

Christopher Parker

This was love at first sight, love everlasting: a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected-in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness; it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Thomas Mann

A heart truly in love never loses hope but always believes in the promise of love, no matter how long the time and how far the distance.

Unknown

You shine very brightly in my heart, and in my mind. Small little truths that I either have to accept or dispel. You will always be safe in my heart, no matter how dark the rest of it may become. You will always shine bright. Stand out among the rest. This much I know.

Unknown

This was love at first sight, love everlasting: a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected-in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness; it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement,that this was for life.

Thomas Mann

Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.

T.S. Eliot

One of the most fascinating things about golf is how it reflects the cycle of life. No matter what you shoot, the next day you have to go back to the first tee and begin all over again and make yourself into something.

Peter Marshall

Talk of mysteries! Think of our life in nature daily to be shown matter, to come in contact with it rocks, trees, wind on our cheeks. The solid earth!

Henry David Thoreau

One of the most fascinating things about golf is how it reflects the cycle of life. No matter what you shoot - the next day you have to go back to the first tee and begin all over again and make yourself into something

Peter Jacobsen

Real golfers, no matter what the provocation, never strike a caddie with the driver. The sand wedge is far more effective

Huxtable Pippey

The people with the most resources are the federal government. If you can invade a country halfway across the world in a matter of days, you can surely come to the aid of your own citizens in a shorter order of time.

Declan Patrick Aloysius MacManus

Whoever you are, no matter how lonely, the world offers itself to your imagination, calls to you like the wild geese, harsh and exciting-- over and over announcing your place in the family of things.

Mary Oliver

No synonym for God is so perfect as Beauty. Whether as seen carving the lines of the mountains with glaciers, or gathering matter into stars, or planning the movement of water, or gardening -- still all is Beauty!

JOhn Muir

The time is almost upon us when a pack-train must wind its way up a graveled highway and turn its bellmare in the pasture of a summer hotel. When that day comes, the pack-train will be dead, the diamond hitch will be merely rope, and Kit Carson and Jim Bridger will be names in a history lesson. And thenceforth the march of empire will be a matter of gasoline and four wheel brakes.

Aldo Leopold

Why does love, even such love as he claims to practise, need the spectacle of beauty to bring it to life? What, in the abstract, do shapely legs have to do with love, or for that matter with desire? Or is that just the nature of nature, about which one does not ask questions?

John Maxwell Coetzee

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