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Reality is not what it is. It consists of the many realities which it can be made into.
The fact that television and tourism have made the whole world accessible has created the illusion that we enjoy intimate knowledge of other places, when we barely scratch their surface. For the vast majority, the knowledge of Thailand or Sri Lanka acquired through tourism consists of little more than the whereabouts of the beach.
The very essence of architecture consists of a variety and development reminiscent of natural organic life. This is the only true style in architecture.
The essence of religion consists in the feeling of an absolute dependence.
Patriotism consists not in waving the flag, but in striving that our country shall be righteous as well as strong.
Now this relaxation of the mind from work consists on playful words or deeds. Therefore it becomes a wise and virtuous man to have recourse to such things at times.
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
Looking beautiful isn't just about what you apply on your face. It's the little things you do that matter. A combination of a good diet, exercise, healthy habits, discipline, dancing etc. is what my beauty routine consists of. Also, I have no bad habits; I don't drink or smoke. All these contribute to me being fit and looking good.
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
True scholarship consists in knowing not what things exist, but what they mean; it is not memory but judgment.
James Russell Lowell
Anyone's life truly lived consists of work, sunshine, exercise, soap, plenty of fresh air, and a happy contented spirit.
True economy consists in always making the income exceed the out-go. Wear the old clothes a little longer if necessary; dispense with the new pair of gloves; mend the old dress: live on plainer food if need be; so that, under all circumstances, unless some unforeseen accident occurs, there will be a margin in favor of the income.
P. T. Barnum
There's one Baldessari work I genuinely love and would like to own, maybe because of my Midwestern roots and love of driving alone. 'The backs of all the trucks passed while driving from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara, California, Sunday, 20 January 1963' consists of a grid of 32 small color photographs depicting just what the title says.
One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.
Wit consists in knowing the resemblance of things that differ, and the difference of things that are alike.
Madame de Stael
The physiologist who succeeds in penetrating deeper and deeper into the digestive canal becomes convinced that it consists of a number of chemical laboratories equipped with various mechanical devices.
People who love soft methods and hate iniquity forget this; that reform consists in taking a bone from a dog. Philosophy will not do it.
John Jay Chapman
But what sets Europe apart is we insist on a social model that consists of solidarity, equal opportunity and a certain amount of redistribution.
Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
My writing process, such as it is, consists of a lot of noodling, procrastinating, dawdling, and avoiding.
According to the concept of transformational evolution, first clearly articulated by Lamarck, evolution consists of the gradual transformation of organisms from one condition of existence to another.
The liberty of man consists solely in this, that he obeys the laws of nature because he has himself recognized them as such, and not because they have been imposed upon him externally by any foreign will whatsoever, human or divine, collective or individual.
Our nature consists in motion; complete rest is death.
Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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