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On this ancient and miraculous world, where such beautiful natural and living things have evolved, something has gone wrong when life itself is used as a manufacturing process.
Desire is creation, is the magical element in that process. If there were an instrument by which to measure desire, one could foretell achievement.
What's interesting about the process of acting is how often you don't know what you're doing.
Consciousness turns out to consist of a maelstrom of events distributed across the brain. These events compete for attention, and as one process outshouts the others, the brain rationalizes the outcome after the fact and concocts the impression that a single self was in charge all along.
Democracy is not something that happens, you know, just at election time, and it's not something that happens just with one event. It's an ongoing building process. But it also ought to be a part of our culture, a part of our lives.
The human body is constantly undergoing a process of decay and of reconstruction. First builded into the astral form in the womb of the mother, it is built up continually by the insetting of fresh materials. With every moment tiny molecules are passing away from it; with every moment tiny molecules are streaming into it.
Know about the appeals process, especially in the case of the most serious crimes.
Marilyn vos Savant
You have to treat people gently because we're all in a process. What might seem like a good idea to somebody at 21 is probably not going to seem like a good idea at 50, but you don't know that until you get there.
I was in my late 20s, in the process of shaping my musical outlook and what I wanted it to be about, when I first encountered Woody Guthrie.
Anyone who wants to be part of the political process should adopt values that are compatible with democracy.
If the system is broken, my inclination is to fix it rather than to fight it. I have faith in the process of the law, and if it is carried out fairly, I can live with the results, whatever they may be.
I wanted to highlight that whole dreadful process in book publishing that 'nothing succeeds like success.'
I learned a long time ago that if I really wanted to bring my ideas into experience, I needed to write down my intentions. When you put pen to paper, you have little choice but to get specific. The actual process of forming your thoughts into words on a page is a creative act, a genesis, moving energy toward the very thing you want to experience.
Mary Manin Morrissey
Songwriting is too mysterious and uncontrolled a process for me to direct it towards any one thing.
The struggle for morality never stays won. It's always in process.
Total immersion in and saturation with the Savior's gospel are essential steps in the process of being born again.
David A. Bednar
It is extremely difficult to say how long the process actually took to finally achieve my fragrance, Boudoir, because there was a lot of time waiting around for other people.
I've never been in a Sweat Lodge. I, myself, personally don't even like sitting in a sauna, so I've never been to a spiritual retreat so I don't understand the whole process.
Kissing is not just kissing. It is a major escalation or de-escalation point in a powerful process of mate choice.
In the writing process, the more a story cooks, the better.
This process is alchemy: its founder is the smith Vulcan.
I've always had a process that I do before I even get to set or go to the location. I work privately, and it almost feels like therapy between me and who I'm playing. So I have this inner life that's there and it gives me a confidence, too, that when I'm playing the role I know every question.
It was clear, for example, in 1988 that the political process had already become perilously remote from the electorate it was meant to represent.
It is a process of discovery. It's being quiet enough and undisturbed enough for a period of time so that the songs can begin to sort of peek out, and you begin to have emotional experiences in a musical way.
The Internet empowers individuals to play a more active role in the political process, as Obama's campaign has manifested.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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