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Characters are an extreme form in Shakespeare's theater.
Thou has a thousand eyes and yet not one eye; Thou host a thousand forms and yet not one form.
We do each have an intellect but there's a universal intellect which is the same for everybody, as it were. And this single intellect is grasping the platonic forms.
confining life to an eternal present is an insidious form of soul murder
Hope comes in many forms.
I believe in civil disobedience among other forms of resistance in times when it's called for.
In every form of womanly love something of motherly love also comes to light.
Cee Lo Green
Twitter is a form of free speech, and I'm all for that. But if Cee Lo Green, a maverick of sorts, can't get on Twitter and say something outlandish or outrageous, then what is the whole point of Twitter at all?
Sometimes the highest form of action is inaction.
The reader is the content of any poem or of the language he employs, and in order to use any of these forms, he must put them on.
God is one, but he has innumerable forms. He is the creator of all and He himself takes the human form.
The civilised cultures are the most cruel. It's the same with education - often it breeds sadistic forms of cruelty.
Society is a system of inherited forms reducing our humiliating passivity to nature. We may alter these forms, slowly or suddenly, but no change in society will change nature.
Art strives for form, and hopes for beauty.
Everything is based on mind, is led by mind, is fashioned by mind. If you speak and act with a pure mind, happiness will follow you, as a shadow clings to a form.
If production be capitalistic in form, so, too, will be reproduction.
I pause to record that I feel in extraordinary form. Delirium perhaps.
If you sincerely believed in God, how could you form one thought, speak one sentence, without mentioning Him?
Sadness is almost never anything but a form of fatigue.
Remy De Gourmont
Modesty is the delicate form of hypocrisy.
Imagination is a form of seeing
Repetition is a form of change
You know, Gilan, sarcasm isn't the lowest form of wit. It's not even wit at all." -Halt
The institution of chivalry forms one of the most remarkable features in the history of the Middle Ages.
Writing is my form of celebration and prayer.
We're getting rid of bureaucracy, so that we're releasing time for police officers to be crime fighters and not form writers.
While the form of treachery varies slightly from case to case, liberals always manage to take the position that most undermines American security.
When employees unite, they form a union but when business owners unite, they form a team.
I have always loved magic realism as a form of writing. I have also been fascinated for a long time with the intersection of science and religion.
The brain seems to be made up of a bewildering complexity of parts, and the cells within the parts seem to be characterized by an inscrutable complexity of form, extent, and relationships with each other.
Imperialism is the underlying motor of racism. The underlying reason that racism keeps on being promoted in all of its various forms.
I love well-designed products that combine form and functionality.
Social science virtually abhors the event. Not without reason; the short-term is the most capricious and deceptive form of time.
Impression forms opinion, opinion deforms truth!
Let's form proactive synergy restructuring teams.
Christian Lous Lange
History shows us that other highly developed forms of civilization have collapsed. Who knows whether the same fate does not await our own?
And to imagine a language means to imagine a form of life.
The more instances we examine, and the more care we employ, the more assurance shall we acquire, that the enumeration, which we form from the whole, is complete and entire.
There is no future without a past, because what is to be cannot be imagined except as a form of repetition.
The sixty-minute drama form has become very rich.
It was strange how you could never form any conclusion from what women said. It was not that they did not know what they were talking about, but you never drew the right conclusions.
To paraphrase Winston Churchill, capitalism is the worst economic system except for all the other forms.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Novels are the Socratic dialogues of our time. Practical wisdom fled from school wisdom into this liberal form.
If you stick a Babel fish in your ear you can instantly understand anything said to you in any form of language.
Everything is substance plus name and form. Name and form come and go, but substance remains ever the same.
No form remains permanently in a substance; a constant change takes place, one form is taken off and another is put on.
Stephen Graham Jones
I do love the challenge of screenplays. They're so difficult, such an alien form. It makes them endlessly fascinating. Something I can't keep my fingers out of.
There will be other forms in addition to our classic marriage. One is already looming on the horizon: polyamory, or having more than one intimate partner.
The government has become a mechanism for distributing largess, and your census form is your ticket.
Form is useful, but it is secondary.