Objects Quotes

The moment a person forms a theory, his imagination sees in every object only the traits which favor that theory.

Thomas Jefferson

The object of the superior man is truth.

Confucius

She said the object and color in the materials around us actually have a physical effect on us, on how we feel.

Florence Nightingale

I say to mankind, Be not curious about God. For I, who am curious about each, am not curious about God - I hear and behold God in every object, yet understand God not in the least.

Walt Whitman

A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left.

Alexander Pope

Nature cannot be tricked or cheated. She will give up to you the object of your struggles only after you have paid her price.

Napoleon Hill

There is no satisfaction in hanging a man who does not object to it.

George Bernard Shaw

There is no object so soft but it makes a hub for the wheeled universe.

Walt Whitman

The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death.

Blaise Pascal

Culture relates to objects and is a phenomenon of the world; entertainment relates to people and is a phenomenon of life.

Hannah Arendt

Gravity is a contributing factor in nearly 73 percent of all accidents involving falling objects.

Dave Barry

Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold

Aristotle

In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result. Chance is not. Gifts, powers, material, intellectual, and spiritual possessions are the fruits of effort; they are thoughts completed, objects accomplished, visions realized. The Vision that you glorify in your mind, the Ideal that you enthrone in your heart this you will build your life by, this you will become.

James Allen

In one sense 'there are' both universals and material objects, in another sense there is no such thing as either: statements about each can usually be analysed, but not always, nor always without remainder.

John Langshaw Austin

Destiny is not only a dramatist, it is also its own stage manager. That is, it sets the entrances of the characters on scene, gives them letters and other objects, and produces the off-stage noises to go with the dialogue: thunder, a carriage, a shot.

Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis

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