Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Alejo Carpentier Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by Alejo Carpentier from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

I studied harmony and composition in a very spontaneous manner.
- Alejo Carpentier

I gladly accepted the commission but was uncertain
about what the end result would be.
On the one hand, Cuban music was conquering the world;
being heard everywhere,
and our small island was already producing one of the
popular musical genres of the 20th century.
- Alejo Carpentier

Those who have always had faith in its final success
can do no less than rejoice as if it was our own triumph
after five years of daily struggle to impose Cuban
music on the European continent.
- Alejo Carpentier

If someone had told me I would be Pope one day,
I would have studied harder.
- Pope John Paul I

 

No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and
dissected at least one woman.
- Honore de Balzac

I have studied many philosophers and many cats.
The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.
- Hippolyte Taine

I went to the Performing Arts School and studied classical ballet.
That attitude is something that's put into your head.
You are never thin enough.
- Carmen Electra

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


The mathematical facts worthy of being studied are those which,
by their analogy with other facts, are capable of leading
us to the knowledge of a physical law.
- Henri Poincare

In civilized life, where the happiness and indeed almost the existence of man,
depends on the opinion of his fellow men.
He is constantly acting a studied part.
- Jeremy Collier

I think that after Church got his Ph.D.
he studied in Europe, maybe in the Netherlands,
for a year or two.
- Stephen Cole Kleene

I have always studied my parts with the orchestral
score and not with the piano reduction.
- Placido Domingo

I went to acting school in New York City for two years.
I studied with Stella Adler.
- Judd Nelson

I studied all about Gauguin.
He was a banker.
He was a banker who - he used to paint on Sundays.
And one day he hated himself for painting on Sundays.
- Anthony Quinn

None of us takes amending the Constitution lightly.
The plain fact is this amendment has been exhaustively
studied and it really is time to act.
- Sam Brownback

I listened more than I studied...
therefore little by little my knowledge and ability were developed.
- Joseph Haydn

I studied English literature; I took 2 independent religion classes,
but I wasn't a religion major really.
- Maggie Gyllenhaal

Everyone knows what a curve is, until he has studied
enough mathematics to become confused through the countless
number of possible exceptions.
- Felix Klein

It was because of my deep concerns about nuclear weapons
that I went to Hiroshima.
And then I was astounded in Hiroshima to find that
nobody had really studied it.
- Robert Jay Lifton

Well, first I studied piano.
I wasn't very satisfied because I though my teachers were dumb...
and repressive.
- Luc Ferrari

I had studied violin from age 7 to 14.
- Amar Bose

I play piano and trumpet.
I studied classical guitar.
- Mike Figgis

I should have been a much better artist if I could
have studied more and amused myself less.
- Ida Rentoul Outhwaite

I took up French boys and wine and I studied psychology.
- Joely Fisher

It's been studied to the point where we know that the
impact on humans would be from consuming the most infected parts of the cow;
that is,
the brain and the spinal cord.
- Ann Veneman

You see, I've never really studied acting.
- Diana Ross

I had neither expert aid nor advice.
I studied no courses in writing; until a year or so ago,
I never read a book by anybody advising writers how to write.
- Robert E. Howard

I love Indian music very much, but I haven't studied that specifically.
- Lee Konitz

The studied, unquestioning pace of my family irritated me.
- Emanuel Celler

I think I'm an actor because I have very strong imagination and empathy.
I never studied acting, but those two qualities are
exactly the qualities that make for an activist.
- Susan Sarandon

Eisenhower is my choice as the American of the 20th Century.
Of all the men I've studied and written about,
he is the brightest and the best.
- Stephen Ambrose

I think that rather than condemning Islam,
Islam needs to be studied by those who are sincere.
- Louis Farrakhan

I studied secondary education.
- Jim McKay

Every view, and every object I studied attentively,
by viewing them again and again on every side,
for I was anxious to make a lasting impression of it on my imagination.
- Karl Philipp Moritz

Rage is the only quality which has kept me,
or anybody I have ever studied, writing columns for newspapers.
- Jimmy Breslin

I'd studied dance in Chicago every summer end taught it all winter,
and I was well-rounded.
I wasn't worried about getting a job on Broadway.
In fact, I got one the first week.
- Gene Kelly

I loved school.
I studied like crazy.
I was a Class A nerd.
- Maya Lin

I had the training at drama school where I studied
Shakespeare and Brecht and Chekov and all these period
historical playwrights and I think that I responded to the material.
- Orlando Bloom

I studied for my degree in London and consequently
ended up spending five years away from Cornwall.
I deliberately moved away from the coast to experience a different way of life.
- John Dyer

I met David Smith through my former wife,
Cornelia, who'd studied with him.
- Kenneth Noland

I went through a lot of phases and studied many religions.
I am not into religion, I am spiritual.
- Ja Rule

I studied literature design and fashion design.
- Danielle Steel

I studied architecture in New York.
So, really I was very moved, like everyone else,
to try to contribute something that has that resonance
and profundity of it means to all of us.
- Daniel Libeskind

In particular, I studied German and Russian biomechanics.
- Edwin Moses

I taught myself how to play the guitar.
I never studied music.
- Dan Hawkins

I've studied voice from a few different people for years.
- Kip Winger

In this watering-place I acted an heroic character,
badly studied; and being a novice on such a stage,
I forgot my part before a pair of lovely blue eyes.
- Adelbert von Chamisso

The more the history of the World War and what led up to it is studied,
the more clearly those tragic years become revealed
as a vast collapse of civilization.
- Arthur Henderson

I have written two medical novels.
I have never studied medicine, never seen an operation.
- Taylor Caldwell

Some Marines made fun of the fact that I had done plays and studied poetry,
but then I won the award for physical training.
- David Hunt

Even at school I studied ethics instead of religion.
- Ville Valo

I felt strongly that since the pursuit of good science
was so difficult it was essential that the problem
being studied was an important one to justify the effort expanded.
- Paul Nurse

On my first days here I did not start work immediately but,
as planned, I took it easy for a few days -
flicked through books,
studied Japanese art a little.
- Gustav Klimt

It took three years to put Shakespeare's words together,
there were a lot of words to be studied and a lot of words to be sorted out,
and it proved to be a major project.
- David Crystal

I'm 25, so I've already gone through what my character Ged goes through,
though it's on a general scale because I haven't studied at a wizard's school.
- Shawn Ashmore

To me, all writing is like music.
And especially dialogue.
I studied music in college; that is what I wanted to be,
a composer.
Acting got me sidetracked.
- Dirk Benedict

In fact, it used to be a joke if you studied at a University.
- Tony Randall

Well, American dialects have been studied for a hundred years or so.
- William Labov

Of all classes the rich are the most noticed and the least studied.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

Too often new ideas are studied and analyzed until they are suffocated.
- William Pollard

I've always loved films, always.
I studied literature and I went to Columbia in New
York and I went to Paris for part of one year and ended up staying there.
- Jim Jarmusch

I never studied with Balanchine, but his work was very important to me.
- Twyla Tharp

The experiences associated with death were seen as
visits to important dimensions of reality that deserved to be experienced,
studied, and carefully mapped.
- Stanislav Grof

I studied at the Budapest Academy of Theatrical Arts
for four years and emerged with a degree.
- Bela Lugosi

Maybe I can't act, but I know the gimmicks.
I studied acting all my life and know what's good for me.
- Alan Ladd

The visual information of art history is going to students seamlessly,
without the enormous trouble those of us who are older
had when we studied art history many years ago.
- Robert Nelson

To be taken into account were some years of schooling,
where I studied with diligence Neptune's laws,
and these laws I tried to obey when I sailed overseas;
it was worth the while.
- Joshua Slocum

I didn't just want to be Frank's daughter who sang Boots.
I take my music very seriously and studied very hard.
It's not a joke to me.
- Nancy Sinatra

Being a mother is hard and it wasn't a subject I ever studied.
- Ruby Wax

A 'new thinker', when studied closely,
is merely a man who does not know what other people have thought.
- Frank Moore Colby

On the one hand, young theatre directors were coming to television theatre,
because they wanted to get closer to the cinema,
despite having studied and worked for the theatre.
- Andrzej Wajda

I can move my characters through it easily,
because I understand the background;
I've really studied it.
- Jean M. Auel


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Alejo Carpentier Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.