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Definition of Statue

Statue

  1. The likeness of a living being sculptured or modeled in some solid substance, as marble, bronze, or wax; an image; as, a statue of Hercules, or of a lion.
  2. A portrait.
  3. To place, as a statue; to form a statue of; to make into a statue.

Statue Quotations

Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.
Michelangelo

And you have to remember that I came to America as an immigrant. You know, on a ship, through the Statue of Liberty. And I saw that skyline, not just as a representation of steel and concrete and glass, but as really the substance of the American Dream.
Daniel Libeskind

The apathy of the people is enough to make every statue leap from its pedestal and hasten the resurrection of the dead.
William Lloyd Garrison

I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Viktor E. Frankl

The Statue of Liberty is no longer saying, 'Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses.' She's got a baseball bat and yelling, 'You want a piece of me?'
Robin Williams
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Statue Translations

statue in Afrikaans is standbeeld, beeld
statue in Dutch is beeld, standbeeld
statue in Finnish is patsas
statue in French is statue
statue in German is Standbild
statue in Hungarian is szobor
statue in Italian is statua
statue in Latin is statua
statue in Norwegian is statue
statue in Spanish is estatua
statue in Swedish is staty
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