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

Objects Quotes

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

I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them.
- Pablo Picasso

Related topics: Imagination

Inanimate objects can be classified scientifically
into three major categories;
those that don't work,
those that break down and those that get lost.
- Russell Baker

Beauty is our weapon against nature;
by it we make objects,
giving them limit, symmetry, proportion.
Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.
- Camille Paglia

All good music resembles something.
Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the
objects and feelings which motivated it.
- Jean Cocteau

 

I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes
the objects of his creation
and is but a reflection of human frailty.
- Albert Einstein

LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food;
sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
- Henry Fielding

The creation of something new
is not accomplished by the intellect
but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity.
The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
- Carl Jung

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.


Artists don't make objects.
Artists make mythologies.
- Anish Kapoor

Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
- George Eliot

Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects.
- Thomas Carlyle

That which you create in beauty and goodness and truth
lives on for all time to come.
Don't spend your life accumulating material objects
that will only turn to dust and ashes.
- Denis Waitley

The sensory acts are accordingly distinguished by their objects.
- Samuel Alexander

That is the great distinction between the sexes.
Men see objects, women see the relationships between objects.
- John Fowles

To create architecture is to put in order.
Put what in order? Function and objects.
- Le Corbusier

Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting
objects have a powerful influence on our affections.
- Daniel Boone

The familiar material objects may not be all that is real,
but they are admirable examples.
- Willard Van Orman Quine

The Shakespeare that Shakespeare became is the name
that's attached to these astonishing objects that he left behind.
- Stephen Greenblatt

We are all instruments endowed with feeling and memory.
Our senses are so many strings that are struck by surrounding
objects and that also frequently strike themselves.
- Denis Diderot

Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained;
most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources.
- Herbert Spencer

Gossip is what you say about the objects of flattery
when they aren't present.
- P. J. O'Rourke

But unfortunately Locke treated ideas of reflection
as if they were another class of objects of contemplation
beside ideas of sensation.
- Samuel Alexander

The darkness of death is like the evening twilight;
it makes all objects appear more lovely to the dying.
- Jean Paul

What ever our wandering our happiness will always be
found within a narrow compass,
and in the middle of the objects more immediately within our reach.
- Robert Bulwer-Lytton

Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives
us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets.
Imagination without skill gives us modern art.
- Tom Stoppard

The goal of all inanimate objects is to resist man
and ultimately defeat him.
- Russell Baker

One of my primary objects is to form the tools so the
tools themselves shall fashion the work and give to
every part its just proportion.
- Eli Whitney

He who observes etiquette but objects to lying is like
someone who dresses fashionably but wears no vest.
- Walter Benjamin

Thus, they are free to replace some objects by others
so long as the relations remain unchanged.
- Henri Poincare

Objects are what matter.
Only they carry the evidence that throughout the centuries
something really happened among human beings.
- Levi Strauss

Conventional show-biz savvy held that Americans hated
to be the objects of satire.
- Carroll O'Connor

The rights of persons, and the rights of property,
are the objects, for the protection of which Government was instituted.
- James Madison

Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects,
especially tools to make tools.
- Henri Bergson

Rape, mutilation, abuse, and theft are the natural
outcome of a world in which force rules,
in which human beings are objects.
- Chris Hedges

Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings,
without attaching them to events or objects in the world.
- George Santayana

The objects of the present life fill the human eye
with a false magnification because of their immediacy.
- William Wilberforce

Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please
or displease only in the memory.
- Francis Bacon

All objects lose by too familiar a view.
- John Dryden

The sort of poetry I seek resides in objects man can't touch.
- E. M. Forster

I don't like things that can be reproduced.
Wood isn't important in itself but rather in the fact
that objects made in it are unique,
simple, unpretentious.
- Georg Baselitz

My wife is a sex object - every time I ask for sex,
she objects.
- Les Dawson

We were astonished by the beauty and refinement of
the art displayed by the objects surpassing all we could have imagined -
the impression was overwhelming.
- Howard Carter

I haven't sufficient interest in objects or anything
I can see around me to do what Oldenburg does.
- Donald Judd

That sense of a life in natural objects,
which in most poetry is but a rhetorical artifice,
was, then, in Wordsworth the assertion of what was
for him almost literal fact.
- Walter Pater

That attitude toward women as objects may have worked for the late Sixties,
but it doesn't do so now.
- John Schlesinger

Eventually everything connects - people,
ideas, objects.
The quality of the connections is the key to quality per se.
- Charles Eames

The self has the characteristic that it is an object to itself,
and that characteristic distinguishes it from other
objects and from the body.
- George H. Mead

The self thus becomes aware of itself,
at least in its practical action, and discovers itself
as a cause among other causes and as an object subject
to the same laws as other objects.
- Jean Piaget

I have a lot of objects in my space,
little things,
reminders, memories.
- Marc Newson

Consequently it will often happen there will be a desire of particular objects,
in cases where they cannot be obtained without manifest injury to others.
- Joseph Butler

In all the sciences except Psychology we deal with
objects and their changes,
and leave out of account as far as possible the mind which observes them.
- Charles D. Broad

On the one hand, there are individual actions such as throwing,
pushing, touching, rubbing.
It is these individual actions that give rise most
of the time to abstraction from objects.
- Jean Piaget

I believe Business Objects is on the cusp of becoming
a multi-billion-dollar sales company.
There is tremendous growth potential for business intelligence.
- Bernard Liautaud

We have persistant objects, they're called files.
- Ken Thompson

As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes
objects differing in shape,
So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present.
- Marcus Aurelius

Most people think that shadows follow,
precede or surround beings or objects.
The truth is that they also surround words,
ideas, desires, deeds, impulses and memories.
- Elie Wiesel

Every man hath a general desire of his own happiness;
and likewise a variety of particular affections,
passions, and appetites to particular external objects.
- Joseph Butler

Ordinary men live among marvels and feel no wonder,
grow familiar with objects and learn nothing new about them.
- George Henry Lewes

In Los Angeles all the loose objects in the country were collected,
as if America had been tilted and everything that wasn't
tightly screwed down had slid into Southern California.
- Saul Bellow

Mathematicians do not study objects,
but relations between objects.
- Henri Poincare

A good government implies two things;
first,
fidelity to the objects of the government;
secondly,
a knowledge of the means, by which those objects can be best attained.
- Joseph Story

Girls marry for love.
Boys marry because of a chronic irritation that causes
them to gravitate in the direction of objects with
certain curvilinear properties.
- Ashley Montague

The senses are the organs by which man places himself
in connexion with exterior objects.
- Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

I think most men, heterosexual and homosexual,
enjoy being considered sexual objects.
- Thom Gunn

No man is the wiser for his learning;
it may administer matter to work in,
or objects to work upon; but wit and wisdom are born with a man.
- John Selden

In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Of all the objects of hatred, a woman once loved is the most hateful.
- Max Beerbohm

To be rich nowadays merely means to possess a large number of poor objects.
- Raoul Vaneigem

Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic.
Parks are finished landscapes for finished art .
- Robert Smithson

There has been a great gulf in psychological thought
between the perception of space and objects on one
hand and the perception of meaning on the other.
- James J. Gibson

Objects can be classified scientifically into three major categories:
those that don't work,
those that break down and those that get lost.
- Russell Baker

I was never interested in making cool,
distilled, pure objects.
- Martin Puryear


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Objects Quotes.

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.