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In art, vitality is the chaotic initial state; beauty is the cosmic final state.
David E. Cooper
In the final analysis, all explanations of meaning, various as they are, serve to indicate how something is 'appropriate' in and to our practices, our lives in effect.
Ludwig Von Mises
It is inherent in the nature of the capitalistic economy that, in the final analysis, the employment of the factors of production is aimed only toward serving the wishes of consumers.
Paul W. S. Anderson
We've been working on the visual effects for a year, so we're trying to raise the bar. Stuff will absolutely come out at the screen, but it will absolutely not look as bad as that tire in Final Destination.
Schumacher has made his final stop three times.
Happiness is a way of travelling and not a final destination.
Innovation is not the product of logical thought, even though the final product is tied to a logical structure.
What did you say to Souness after the end of the final whistle?
Yes, the marriage proposal was shot. Michael excluded the dialogue from the final edit.
Nobody wants to be associated with failing to qualify for the World Cup finals. I cannot imagine the shame of it.
God's Final Message to His Creation: 'We apologize for the inconvenience.
The only important statistic is the final score.
The day that witnesses the conversion of our ministers into political and philosophical speculators or scientific lecturers, will witness the final decay of clerical weight and influence.
There must be a new world if there is to be any world at all!... These days of universal death must be days of universal new birth, if the ruin is not to be total and final! It is Time to make the dullest man consider; and ask himself, Whence he came? Whither he is bound?
For a contributing citizen to be released from the community was a final decision, a terrible punishment, an overwhelming statement of failure.
You'd be surprised to know how many heartaches, how many bitter disappointments, how many disasters that seem final when they come, we learn to survive and in time even to forget.
But prices for the opening ceremony and some events' final competition should be a little bit higher.
Networks decide who will have a chance to do shows, but it is the viewers who make the final decision of who stays and who goes. I am very fortunate, in that the television viewers of our country have decided that Bob Barker can stay.
The death penalty fulfills a preventive function, but it is also very clearly a form of revenge. It is an especially severe form of punishment because it is so final. The human life is ended and the executed person is deprived of the opportunity to change, to restore the harm done or compensate for it.
To a writer, madness is a final distillation of self, a final editing down. It's the drowning out of false voices.
The final test of greatness in a CEO is how well he chooses a successor and whether he can step aside and let the successor run the company.
We shall experience the final defeat of liberalism not when immigration but when emigration is forbidden
Christian Nestell Bovee
The legitimate aim of criticism is to direct attention to the excellent. The bad will dig its own grave, and the imperfect may safely be left to that final neglect from which no amount of present undeserved popularity can rescue it.
I am convinced that international terrorism gave itself the goal of not allowing the re-election of Bush. The statement by bin Laden in the final stages of the pre-election campaign is the best confirmation of this.
One thing I want to make clear, as far as my own rebirth is concerned, the final authority is myself and no one else, and obviously not China's Communists.
A suicide is both a rebuke to the living and a puzzle that defies them to solve it. Like a poem, suicide is finished and refuses to answer questions as to its final cause.
Modern Architecture died in St. Louis, Missouri, on July 15, 1972, at 3.32 p.m. (or thereabouts), when the infamous Pruitt Igoe scheme, or rather several of its slab blocks, were given the final coup de grace by dynamite.
There's a new Facebook app that will post a final status update for you after you die. That's ridiculous. I don't need someone to change my status when I die. I need them to water my Farmville crops.
The neutral zone of selective advantage in the neighbourhood of zero is thus so narrow that changes in the environment, and in the genetic constitution of species, must cause this zone to be crossed and perhaps recrossed relatively rapidly in the course of evolutionary change, so that many possible gene substitutions may have a fluctuating history of advance and regression before the final balance of selective advantage is determined.
Here is your final lesson - do not commit the crime for which you now serve the sentence. God said, "Vengeance is mine." [...] He believes in you.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
A universal love is not only psychologically possible; it is the only complete and final way in which we are able to love.
Vincent Van Gogh
I must continue to follow the path I take now. If I do nothing, if I study nothing, if I cease searching, then, woe is me, I am lost. That is how I look at it — keep going, keep going come what may. But what is your final goal, you may ask. That goal will become clearer, will emerge slowly but surely, much as the rough draught turns into a sketch, and the sketch into a painting through the serious work done on it, through the elaboration of the original vague idea and through the consolidation of the first fleeting and passing thought.
Certainly in order to understand the natural world one needs clarity, logic, and the capacity for theory building. But that understanding tends to improve because and to the extent that it is provisional, hypothetical, when it looks for disconfirmation in the particular rather than final proof as a universal.
Have not all poetic truths been already stated? The essence of a poetic truth is that no statement of it can be final.
Th' ethereal mould Incapable of stain would soon expel Her mischief, and purge off the baser fire, Victorious. Thus repuls'd, our final hope Is flat despair.
The government created by this compact was not made the exclusive or final judge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself; since that would have made its discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I assure you that it is our desire and intention to keep the doors of consultation always and fully open. There must never be a final word between friends.
I am in control. What athlete you know doesn't call the shots? I have the final say.
Jake M. Johnson
The craziest thing about TV directing is I turned in a version, and then they made their final changes - so I don't know what they are. So I'm like, "Ooo, I'm dying to see the final print.
So, that is my final lesson from the universe - you just do what you need to do, and stay on track.
Retirement, it seems, is the final fling. The love boat, the trip-around-the-world.
Friedrich August Von Hayek
We must shed the illusion that we can deliberately "create the future of mankind." This is the final conclusion of the forty years which I have now devoted to the study of these problems
We’re all in the end-of-our-life book club, whether we acknowledge it or not; each book we read may well be the last, each conversation the final one.
In regard to man's final end, all the higher religions are in complete agreement. The purpose of human life is the discovery of Truth, the unitive knowledge of the Godhead.
It's ironic, but until you can free those final monsters within the jungle of yourself, your life, your soul is up for grabs.
Impatience is a hindrance. As with all things if you attempt to take shortcuts, the final destination will rarely be as good and may even be attainable.
John Henrik Clarke
Each generation must assume the responsibility of securing their manhood, their womanhood, the definition of their being on earth that in the final analysis is nationhood.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Life had already given him sufficient reasons for knowing that no defeat was the final one.
Regarding the fundamental investigations of mathematics, there is no final ending ... no first beginning.
Research challenges the materialistic understanding of death, according to which biological death represents the final end of existence and of all conscious activity.