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Creativity is merely a plus name for regular activity. Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or better.
Absurdity is what I like most in life, and there's humor in struggling in ignorance. If you saw a man repeatedly running into a wall until he was a bloody pulp, after a while it would make you laugh because it becomes absurd.
A metaphysical tour de force of untethered meaning and involuting interlocking contrapuntal rhythms, 'The Clock' is more than a movie or even a work of art. It is so strange and other-ish that it becomes a stream-of-consciousness algorithm unto itself - something almost inhuman.
A task becomes a duty from the moment you suspect it to be an essential part of that integrity which alone entitles a man to assume responsibility.
A fresh mind keeps the body fresh. Take in the ideas of the day, drain off those of yesterday. As to the morrow, time enough to consider it when it becomes today.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
If you open your heart, then the object of your love becomes so precious because you are so open. And that philosophy, that caring, spreads.
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor.
The spirit becomes free only when it ceases to be a support.
But, I don't think any arranger should ever write a drum part for a drummer because if a drummer can't create his own Interpretation of the chart and he plays everything that's written, he becomes mechanical; he has no freedom.
What we do belongs to what we are; and what we are is what becomes of us.
Henry Van Dyke
Jon Stewart is exactly the same guy he's always been, only with money. He knows that the moment he really believes he's important, the funny goes away and he becomes Bill O'Reilly, except shorter and Jewish.
In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.
Because I believe actually the more you do something, the less frightening it becomes because you start to realize the outcome is not as important as you think.
If you tell the truth about how you're feeling, it becomes funny.
Everything for me becomes allegory.
Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease.
Literature transmits incontrovertible condensed experience... from generation to generation. In this way literature becomes the living memory of a nation.
He who becomes a Muslim does so in his own interest.
Still, whether we like it or not, the task of speeding up the decrease of the human population becomes increasingly urgent.
Habit, if not resisted, soon becomes necessity.
Augustine of Hippo
When you look at golf films before us they're all - garbage or satire. A lot of sports films tend to vilify the opposition. Where the opposition becomes this big angry monster, so big you can't beat him.
If you are part of a religion that very strongly insists that you believe then to decide not to do that is quite a big hurdle to jump over. You never forget the thought process you went through. It becomes part of your whole intellectual picture.
Once music ceases to be ephemeral - always disappearing - and becomes instead material... it leaves the condition of traditional music and enters the condition of painting. It becomes a painting, existing as material in space, not immaterial in time.
Once you've grown to accept something and it becomes part of the system you've inherited, you don't even notice it any longer.
Life begets life. Energy creates energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich.
To act is to anchor in an imminent future, so imminent it becomes almost tangible; to act is to feel you are consubstantial with that future.
Emile M. Cioran
Everyone in a complex system has a slightly different interpretation. The more interpretations we gather, the easier it becomes to gain a sense of the whole.
Margaret J. Wheatley
During times of war, hatred becomes quite respectable even though it has to masquerade often under the guise of patriotism.
The deeper I get into my life as a musician, I'm discovering that it becomes less and less about other people, and more about what I want to do. And that's a good place to be.
Man is free whenever he produces or manifests God, and through this he becomes immortal.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
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