Expression Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Expression

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Technology is us. There is no separation. It's a pure expression of human creative will. It doesn't exist anywhere else in the universe. I'm rather sure of that.
~By David Cronenberg ~


Russia, France, Germany and China. They revere their writers. America is still a frontier country that almost shudders at the idea of creative expression.
~By James A. Michener ~


Language is like songs, like food, like dance-it is the expression of what we think.
~By Holly Near ~


Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating.
~By Andrea Dworkin ~


A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


It makes no difference whether a work is naturalistic or abstract; every visual expression follows the same fundamental laws.
~By Hans Hofmann ~


Recognition of belligerency as an expression of sympathy is all very well.
~By Henry Cabot Lodge ~


I paint abstract expressions.
~By Billy Zane ~


Grace has been defined as the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
~By William Hazlitt ~


Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


The musician - if he be a good one - finds his own perception prompted by the poet's perception, and he translates the expression of that perception from the terms of poetry into the terms of music.
~By John Drinkwater ~


It was a favorite expression of Theophrastus that time was the most valuable thing that a man could spend.
~By Diogenes ~


I feel constricted if I become too much aware of the act of making. Liberty is lost and instead of an instinctual lyrical expression the whole thing becomes arid.
~By William Scott ~


I went to college for one semester, and I took every subject I could, and I ended up failing. So I thought to myself, Ever since I was a kid, I've loved expression - and that's when I started thinking about acting.
~By Derek Luke ~


The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music. Bodies never lie.
~By Agnes de Mille ~


The meaning of life is contained in every single expression of life. It is present in the infinity of forms and phenomena that exist in all of creation.
~By Michael Jackson ~


I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and touching my cheek with claws carefully sheathed. These things, to me, are expressions of love.
~By James Herriot ~


The modern mind tends to be more and more critical and analytical in spirit, hence it must devise for itself an engine of expression which is logically defensible at every point and which tends to correspond to the rigorous spirit of modern science.
~By Edward Sapir ~


Traveling is one expression of the desire to cross boundaries.
~By A. B. Yehoshua ~


I wish I had invented blue jeans. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes.
~By Yves Saint Laurent ~


A maverick feels like he has no choice however difficult his choice of expression. In my case, it was going backwards into tonality. It seemed so wrong. The idea that progress is going into the past in a new way is very strange, even though there are precedents.
~By David Del Tredici ~


My play is the ultimate expression of my feeling of the twilight of Western civilization.
~By Richard Foreman ~


Great art is the outward expression of an inner life in the artist, and this inner life will result in his personal vision of the world.
~By Edward Hopper ~


It just seemed to me to be a great story, set back in its time but something that seemed to have relevance for our time. Now that the film is coming out, it looks like we're back in another time where repression of expression is all the rage.
~By Philip Kaufman ~


The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than the clothes she wears on her back.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


Because there is so little room for expression otherwise, a lot of people love cinema because they find it a way of expressing themselves.
~By Mohsen Makhmalbaf ~


When you start suppressing feelings at an early age, it hurts you down the road. Full expression of anger and pain is very important.
~By Andrew Shue ~


For a while there, I was a stringer. The expression comes from the old habit of stringing together the column inches that you had written. They'd measure it and pay you 10 cents an inch for your printed copy.
~By Charles Kuralt ~


We've been able to have our cake and eat it, too. Every song, every T-shirt, is absolutely a pure expression of what we want to do. And it connects.
~By Tom Morello ~


Art is not in some far-off place. A work of art is the expression of a man's whole personality, sensibility and ability.
~By Shinichi Suzuki ~


Criticism, that fine flower of personal expression in the garden of letters.
~By Joseph Conrad ~


Obscenity is a moral concept in the verbal arsenal of the establishment, which abuses the term by applying it, not to expressions of its own morality but to those of another.
~By Herbert Marcuse ~


The modes of expression of men of genius differ as much as their souls, and it is impossible to say that in some among them, drawing and color are better or worse than in others.
~By Auguste Rodin ~


Productive achievement is a consequence and an expression of health and self-esteem, not its cause.
~By Nathaniel Branden ~


The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation.
~By Oscar Wilde ~


My style is very strong poses and expressions.
~By John Kricfalusi ~


Ordinary language carries with it conditions of meaning which it is easy to recognize by classifying the contexts in which the expression is employed in a meaningful manner.
~By Paul Ricoeur ~


A style is not a matter of camera angles or fancy footwork, it's an expression, an accurate expression of your particular opinion.
~By Karel Reisz ~


In a novel, my feelings and sense of outrage can find a broader means of expression which would be more symbolic and applicable to many European countries.
~By Antonio Tabucchi ~


That is what intrigues me; songwriting and song structure and expression.
~By Geddy Lee ~


A man of genius has a right to any mode of expression.
~By Ezra Pound ~


Whether it's people walking off 'The View' when Bill O'Reilly makes a statement about radical Islam or Juan Williams being fired for expressing his opinion, over-reaching political correctness is chipping away at the fundamental American freedoms of speech and expression.
~By Eric Cantor ~


I'm all in favour of free expression provided it's kept rigidly under control.
~By Alan Bennett ~


The simplicities of natural laws arise through the complexities of the language we use for their expression.
~By Eugene Wigner ~


In the frank expression of conflicting opinions lies the greatest promise of wisdom in governmental action.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


The most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or a piece of prose he or she really loves is to learn it by heart. Not by brain, by heart; the expression is vital.
~By George Steiner ~


You have to take strength from the people that love you and the people that love Barbara and the huge number of expressions of sympathy and compassion and support. That has been extremely moving.
~By Ted Olson ~


You are part of that horrid expression, the best and the brightest. It can be a terrible burden if you let it be, but it is the great challenge of your time. And being a warrior in that challenge should be wondrous.
~By Paul Tsongas ~


No good poem, however confessional it may be, is just a self-expression. Who on earth would claim that the pearl expresses the oyster?
~By C. Day Lewis ~


If a group of people feels that it has been humiliated and that its honour has been trampled underfoot, it will want to express its identity and this expression of an identity will take different shapes and forms.
~By Abdolkarim Soroush ~


Caresses, expressions of one sort or another, are necessary to the life of the affections as leaves are to the life of a tree. If they are wholly restrained, love will die at the roots.
~By Nathaniel Hawthorne ~


Gracefulness has been defined to be the outward expression of the inward harmony of the soul.
~By William Hazlitt ~


The arts equally have distinct departments, and unless photography has its own possibilities of expression, separate from those of the other arts, it is merely a process, not an art.
~By Alfred Stieglitz ~


Acting is the expression of a neurotic impulse. It's a bum's life. Quitting acting, that's the sign of maturity.
~By Marlon Brando ~


It's just someone has labelled us as having a different label to do what you do. I find that labels are the worst thing in the world for artistic expression.
~By Ornette Coleman ~


If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
~By Noam Chomsky ~


Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes.
~By Claude Debussy ~


Inspiration is enough to give expression to the tone in singing, especially when the song is without words.
~By Franz Liszt ~


Some of the best actors in the world are very exterior actors, Anthony Hopkins being one of them. He knows exactly how to turn his face to get a certain expression. He knows exactly what to do with eyes, and with his voice. It's very exterior.
~By Boris Kodjoe ~


I regard freedom of expression as the primary right without which one can not have a proper functioning democracy.
~By Lord Hailsham ~


The poet's perfect expression is the token of a perfect experience; what he says in the best possible way he has felt in the best possible way, that is, completely.
~By John Drinkwater ~


She claimed she loved the camera, its warmth, its familiarity. She responded to its naked glare, its slavish attention to every expression of her face and body, with the kind of immediacy a trusted lover could expect.
~By Anne Edwards ~


Love is the ultimate expression of the will to live.
~By Tom Wolfe ~


Those religions that are oppressive to women are also against democracy, human rights, and freedom of expression.
~By Taslima Nasrin ~


Humanitarianism is the expression of stupidity and cowardice.
~By Adolf Hitler ~


If you are killed because you are a writer, that's the maximum expression of respect, you know.
~By Mario Vargas Llosa ~


From the happy expression on their faces you might have supposed that they welcomed the war. I have met with men who loved stamps, and stones, and snakes, but I could not imagine any man loving war.
~By Margot Asquith ~


Marks of Identity is, among other things, the expression of the process of alienation in a contemporary intellectual with respect to his own country.
~By Juan Goytisolo ~


The question about those aromatic advertisements that perfume companies are having stitched into magazines these days is this: under the freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment, is smelling up the place a constitutionally protected form of expression?
~By Calvin Trillin ~


I think they saw me as something like a deliverer, a way out. My means of expression, my music, was a way in which a lot of people wished they could express themselves and couldn't.
~By Little Richard ~


Religious poetry, civic poetry, lyric or dramatic poetry are all categories of man's expression which are valid only if the endorsement of formal content is valid.
~By Salvatore Quasimodo ~


The most important precedents deal with the whole idea of symbolic programming - the notion of setting up symbolic expressions that can represent anything one wants, and then having functions that operate on both their structure and content.
~By Stephen Wolfram ~


Every art expression is rooted fundamentally in the personality and temperament of the artist.
~By Hans Hofmann ~


With reference to other religions, the Church sees a great difference between them and herself. The other religions are expressions of the human soul seeking God, with some beautiful spiritual insights, but also not without errors. Christianity is rather God seeking humanity.
~By Francis Arinze ~


Beauty, like truth, is relative to the time when one lives and to the individual who can grasp it. The expression of beauty is in direct ratio to the power of conception the artist has acquired.
~By Gustave Courbet ~


Wisdom finds its literary expression in wisdom literature.
~By Paul Ricoeur ~


Action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics.
~By Jane Addams ~


Grant me some wild expressions, Heavens, or I shall burst.
~By George Farquhar ~


Most of the sex I've seen on the screen looks like an expression of hostility towards sex.
~By Myrna Loy ~


I entirely agree with you about the obscurity of Mrs Browning's line about the stars. It is far-fetched. She wanted to express something which she found beyond expression.
~By Marie Corelli ~


The music is a personal expression, like art. It is something that you like doing that comes from within, and is an expression that comes from God. That is why artists are beautiful and why people who copy are not really artistic.
~By Michael Schenker ~


George W Bush is like a bad comic working the crowd, a moron, if you'll pardon the expression.
~By Martin Sheen ~


In the final analysis, the incident is seen as originating from an emotional expression of the frustration and anger of the proud people of China who had been subject to ever increasing oppression from without and decadent corruption from within.
~By Chen Ning Yang ~


The beauty of women was the first expression of my photography.
~By Alberto Korda ~


I keep telling myself to calm down, to take less of an interest in things and not to get so excited, but I still care a lot about liberty, freedom of speech and expression, and fairness in journalism.
~By Kate Adie ~


The earth is ready, the time is ripe, for the authoritative expression of the feminine as well as the masculine interpretation of that common social consensus which is slowly writing justice in the State and fraternity in the social order.
~By Anna Garlin Spencer ~


While your life is the true expression of your faith, whom can you fear?
~By Julia Ward Howe ~


Every good man progressively becomes God. To become God, to be man, and to educate oneself, are expressions that are synonymous.
~By Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ~


When I think of the library of Alexandria and of the fact that, although it burnt down, people continue to sort the letters of the alphabet according to that tradition, then that makes certain expressions of modernity, even of interventions on the textual level, possible.
~By Alexander Kluge ~


All that's left now is purely poetic work, putting more life into individual places, as I've made so sure of the fundamental mood and dimension of expression that it won't leave me groping around in uncertainty any more.
~By Oskar Kokoschka ~


Viewed narrowly, all life is universal hunger and an expression of energy associated with it.
~By Mary Ritter Beard ~


Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
~By Viktor E. Frankl ~


In their eyes as they pass is not hatred, not excitement, not despair, not the tonic of their victory - there is just the simple expression of being here as though they had been here doing this forever, and nothing else.
~By Ernie Pyle ~


Of every noble work the silent part is best, of all expression that which can not be expressed.
~By William Wetmore Story ~


The goal of art was the vital expression of self.
~By Alfred Stieglitz ~


You are talking to a man who can only play a plastic keyboard. Give me anything weighted and I've had it. I haven't got the strength in my fingers to push them down. So I don't get a lot of expression on the keyboard.
~By Midge Ure ~


A picture is the expression of an impression. If the beautiful were not in us, how would we ever recognize it?
~By Ernst Haas ~


All interest in disease and death is only another expression of interest in life.
~By Thomas Mann ~


In the studio the director controls the actor's every move, every inflection, every expression.
~By Bela Lugosi ~


I have never known a more vulgar expression of betrayal and deceit.
~By Lucien Bouchard ~

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