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A straight oar looks bent in the water. What matters is not merely that we see things but how we see them.
Michel de Montaigne
History never looks like history when you are living through it.
John W. Gardner
The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone.
William Butler Yeats
No matter what a woman looks like, if she's confident, she's sexy.
Being a sex symbol has to do with an attitude, not looks. Most men think it's looks, most women know otherwise.
If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.
Good painting is the kind that looks like sculpture.
Evolution never looks to the future.
A strange thing is memory, and hope; one looks backward, and the other forward; one is of today, the other of tomorrow. Memory is history recorded in our brain, memory is a painter, it paints pictures of the past and of the day.
When you get just a complete sense of blackness or void ahead of you, that somehow the future looks an impossible place to be, and the direction you are going seems to have no purpose, there is this word despair which is a very awful thing to feel.
Love is so confusing - you tell a girl she looks great and what's the first thing you do? Turn out the lights!
One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths intersect the whole world looks like home for a time.
But with Christ, we have access in a one-to-one relationship, for, as in the Old Testament, it was more one of worship and awe, a vertical relationship. The New Testament, on the other hand, we look across at a Jesus who looks familiar, horizontal. The combination is what makes the Cross.
A whopping 89 percent of buyers start their home search online. How your house looks online is the modern equivalent of 'curb appeal.' Rent a wide-angle lens and good lighting, get rid of your clutter and post at least eight great photos to win the beauty contest.
Slave to no sect, who takes no private road, But looks through Nature up to Nature's God.
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but it is the light by which the world looks for and finds merit.
James Russell Lowell
Kindness in women, not their beauteous looks, shall win my love.
He who follows his lessons tastes a profound peace, and looks upon everybody as a bunch of manure.
I think everybody's got a presentation. Everybody looks a certain way because they want to convey a certain image. You look a certain way because you want people to listen to you in a certain way.
The medieval university looked backwards; it professed to be a storehouse of old knowledge. The modern university looks forward, and is a factory of new knowledge.
Real biologists who actually do the research will tell you that they almost never find a phenomenon, no matter how odd or irrelevant it looks when they first see it, that doesn't prove to serve a function. The outcome itself may be due to small accidents of evolution.
E. O. Wilson
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
Being in the audience actually looks like quite a lot of fun.
I modelled my looks on the town tramp.
A pessimist is a man who looks both ways when he crosses the street.
Laurence J. Peter
I collect old portraits. They're all just interesting pictures of people, and you just kind of wonder who they were and what they were. There's a guy - I don't know who he is, but he's wearing a suit. He's got his arms folded, and he looks like he sold insurance or something. I'm just wondering why someone painted him.
The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
Man looks in the abyss, there's nothing staring back at him. At that moment, man finds his character. And that is what keeps him out of the abyss.
The moon looks upon many night flowers; the night flowers see but one moon.
I think that women just have a primeval instinct to make soup, which they will try to foist on anybody who looks like a likely candidate.
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