Quotes on Objects

It is not the strength of your faith but the object of your faith that actually saves you. Timothy Keller

The object is that which is objected against me. Julien Torma

Beauty is the love that we devote to an object. Paul Serusier

Faith is only as good as the object in which it is placed. Erwin W. Lutzer

In every object there is inexhaustible meaning. Thomas Carlyle

No better love than love with no object Rumi

The Text is not a definitive object. Roland Barthes

A large, branching, aged oak is perhaps the most venerable of all inanimate objects. William Shenstone

there are no inanimate objects ... Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

The object of power is power. George Orwell

The only object of liberty is life. Gilbert K Chesterton

An object that is at rest will tend to stay at rest. An object that is in motion will tend to stay in motion. Isaac Newton

Words express neither objects nor ourselves. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Just Detach From False Mental Objects And Be Enlightened To Being-As-Is Baizhang Huaihai

What we seek, at the deepest level, is inwardly to resemble, rather than physically to possess, the objects and places that touch us through their beauty. Alain De Botton

The object is for everyone to do their own thing, but the thing is to make one's thing the Revolution. Eldridge Cleaver

... the object of learning was not to build a better mousetrap but to ask a better question. Julius Lester

I object to every single thing you just said. Rainbow Rowell

One truth doesn't refute another. Truth doesn't lie in the object, but in how we see it. Michael J. Sullivan

It is the definition of the word 'object' which destroys all religions. Bill Gaede

I wasn't really that interested in objects. I was interested in ideas. Sol Lewitt

One has to arrive at a specific temperature, at which the objects become malleable. Georges Braque

Pick very few objects and place them exactly. Philip Johnson

The object of war is to survive it. John Irving

The object is freedom. Anne Bogart

What would you do if money was no object? Alan Watts

With no object no image and no focus, what are you looking at? You are looking at you looking. James Turrell

How else to make a dent in an object as immovable as patriarchy itself...? Dalma Heyn

It is not the outer objects that entangle us. It is the inner clinging that entangles us. Tilopa

Beauty reveals itself in the course of an experience with an object. Howard Gardner

An object, after all, is what makes infinity private. Joseph Brodsky

Objects let you tell a narrative that encompasses everybody. Texts don't. Neil Macgregor

It is, perhaps, better to be valued as an object of passion than never to be valued at all. Angela Carter

I liked Live and Let Die, where money was no object. Julie Harris

Desire creates its own object. Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

I warn you, I refuse to be an object. Leonora Carrington

Go not to the object; let the object come to you. Henry David Thoreau

I was never interested in making cool, distilled, pure objects. Martin Puryear

Take an object. Do something to it. Do something else to it. Jasper Johns

One cannot create happiness with beautiful objects, but one can spoil quite a lot of happiness with bad ones Finn Juhl

The color of the object illuminated partakes of the color of that which illuminates it. Leonardo Da Vinci

Proust has pointed out that the predisposition to love creates its own objects; is this not also true of fear? Elizabeth Bowen

I begin to see an object when I cease to understand it. Henry David Thoreau

In war the will is directed at an animate object that reacts. Carl Von Clausewitz

The education of the will is the object of our existence. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every ship is a romantic object, except that we sail in. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Joy needs no object; it is our own nature. Sathya Sai Baba

I object to religion in science classrooms not because it's religion but because it's not science. Neil Degrasse Tyson

I don't want power. I just object to idiots having power over me. Lois Mcmaster Bujold

In Silence God ceases to be an object and becomes an experience. Thomas Merton

Women aren't objects that you look at only on weekends. Ville Valo

Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold Aristotle

Oh, 'tis not my qualities they object to! 'Tis my lack of vice. Georgette Heyer

Without health there is no happiness. An attention to health, then, should take the place of every other object. Thomas Jefferson

I'm not at all interested in painting the object just as it is in nature. Certainly I'm much more interested in the mood of a thing than the truth of a thing. Andrew Wyeth

...with a grief no less sharp for not being intimate with its object. Donna Tartt

Having an object that symbolizes freedom might make a person happier than actually getting the freedom it represents. Haruki Murakami

It is the emotions to which one objects in Germany most of all. Franz Grillparzer

Making an object means imbuing it with its own spirit. Kenji Ekuan

The present eye praises the present object. William Shakespeare

Love and enthusiasm are always ridiculous, when not reciprocated by their objects. Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington

I should not really object to dying were it not followed by death. Thomas Nagel

Objects are better than text at conveying narrative Neil Macgregor

The coward is an object to be pitied. Swami Vivekananda

Flattery must be pretty thick before anybody objects to it.... William Feather

The object of golf is to beat someone. Make sure that someone is not yourself. Bobby Jones

My object is to mystify and entertain. I wouldn't deceive you for the world. Howard Thurston

Love does not analyze its object. Henry David Thoreau

This is my life, I think. I am an accumulation of objects. David Levithan

An object is not so attached to its name that we cannot find another one that would suit it better. Rene Magritte

Once someone appears to us primarily as an object, kindness has no place to root. Sharon Salzberg

I just see myself as an object in the final image. I know I'm experiencing it when I'm there working on it. I'm there to be worked with, as anything else that I work with. Andy Goldsworthy

Settle for nothing less than the object of your desire. Alma Luz Villanueva

It is the object only of war that makes it honorable. Thomas Paine

Have you ever heard sculptors say that they don't actually sculpt an object; they sculpt away everything that isn't the object? Rainbow Rowell

Jesus is the author of faith, the provider of faith, and the object of faith. Timothy Keller

Where are you, my little object of art? I am here to collect you. Pepe

Knowledge is the conformity of the object and the intellect. Averroes

Faith is occupied with the Object upon which it rests and pays no attention to itself at all. Aiden Wilson Tozer

The emotion of beauty is always obscured by the appearance of the object. Therefore, the object must be eliminated from the picture. Piet Mondrian



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