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How strangely do we diminish a thing as soon as we try to express it in words.
Whether you are a writer or an actor or a stage manager, you are trying to express the complications of life through a shared enterprise. That's what theatre was, always. And live performance shares that with an audience in a specific compact: the play is unfinished unless it has an audience, and they are as important as everyone else.
Freedom of speech means freedom for those who you despise, and freedom to express the most despicable views. It also means that the government cannot pick and choose which expressions to authorize and which to prevent.
Hate is only a form love that hasn't found a way to express itself logically.
I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
As a citizen, you need to know how to be a part of it, how to express yourself - and not just by voting.
Sandra Day O'Connor
We have no right to express an opinion until we know all of the answers.
Fashion is a great thing, it's a way to express who you are.
Sometimes we should express our gratitude for the small and simple things like the scent of the rain, the taste of your favorite food, or the sound of a loved one's voice.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
New needs need new techniques. And the modern artists have found new ways and new means of making their statements... the modern painter cannot express this age, the airplane, the atom bomb, the radio, in the old forms of the Renaissance or of any other past culture.
To express the same idea in still another way, I think that human knowledge is essentially active.
The sound of colors is so definite that it would be hard to find anyone who would express bright yellow with base notes, or dark lake with the treble.
Prayer becomes more meaningful as we counsel with the Lord in all of our doings, as we express heartfelt gratitude, and as we pray for others.
David A. Bednar
I find human beings to be so complex and full of beauty. Creativity is our way to express and challenge and flow. So, all you humans, create and flow! I'll be over here thinking you are beautiful and creepy and freaky and wonderful!
A painter, who finds no satisfaction in mere representation, however artistic, in his longing to express his inner life, cannot but envy the ease with which music, the most non-material of the arts today, achieves this end. He naturally seeks to apply the methods of music to his own art.
To grasp the full significance of life is the actor's duty, to interpret it is his problem, and to express it his dedication.
Everybody has a creative potential and from the moment you can express this creative potential, you can start changing the world.
I quote others only in order the better to express myself.
Michel de Montaigne
I see dance being used as communication between body and soul, to express what it too deep to find for words.
Ruth St. Denis
Lazy people tend not to take chances, but express themselves by tearing down other's work.
It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs.
People call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat or a prostitute.
I enjoy those small chats you have when people come up and talk to you about your work. It only involves a few seconds of effort to be nice to those people, and I am very grateful for the kind words that people have taken the trouble to express to me in person.
Helena Bonham Carter
I never felt any attraction towards violence. I never tried to express myself through violence. Violence is a language.
I don't accept the status quo. I do accept Visa, MasterCard, or American Express.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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