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#contemporary

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I occasionally play works by contemporary composers and for two reasons. First to discourage the composer from writing any more and secondly to remind myself how much I appreciate Beethoven.


Jascha Heifetz


#appreciate #beethoven #composer #composers #contemporary

There's this idea that when you turn 40, you automatically go to adult contemporary heaven, but I want to try and challenge that.


Jordan Knight


#automatically #challenge #contemporary #go #heaven

All women should feel as Sex Subjects if they want and choose so without fear of repressions, condemnations and put down and without the need to pay them for that. Being freely a sexy and seductive woman is allowed only for few privileged professions: actresses, dancers, models, singers, prostitutes. They all do it for work. You can pay for them being sexy. If a sexy woman is openly adored by a man, the woman remains as a woman, she is not turning into a table, a cup or a bill of money. She is still the Subject who knows her power.


Mai Loog


#erotica-romance #feel-good #friendship-and-love #urban #friendship

Contemporary thinkers would say that man is continuously transcending himself.


Gabriel Marcel


#continuously #himself #man #say #thinkers

I really don't take any interest at all in contemporary comedy.


Paul Merton


#comedy #contemporary #i #interest #really

A book is sent out into the world, and there is no way of fully anticipating the responses it will elicit. Consider the responses called forth by the Bible, Homer, Shakespeare - let alone contemporary poetry or a modern novel.


Chaim Potok


#anticipating #bible #book #called #consider

Pruned my subconscious. Discovered new shoots.


Sally Jo Martine


#contemporary-fairytale #fiber-art #grief #illustrated-fable #inspiration

Did the Ancient Greeks ever write anything funny—like slapstick? I mean, I think I speak for everyone when I say that there’s nothing wrong with a little bit of well-written physical comedy.


Elle Lothlorien


#funny

You have reckoned that history ought to judge the past and to instruct the contemporary world as to the future. The present attempt does not yield to that high office. It will merely tell how it really was.


Leopold Von Ranke


#contemporary #contemporary world #does #future #high

The earliest phase of social formations found in historical as well as in contemporary social structures is this: a relatively small circle firmly closed against neighboring, strange, or in some way antagonistic circles.


Georg Simmel


#antagonistic #circle #circles #closed #contemporary






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