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The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things.


Epictetus


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The essential attribute of a new sense is, not the perception of external objects or influences which ordinarily do not act upon the senses, but that external causes should excite in it a new and peculiar kind of sensation different from all the sensations of our five senses.


Johannes P. Muller


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Now all my tales are based on the fundemental premise that common human laws and interests and emotions have no validity or significance in the vast cosmos-at-large.... To achieve the essence of real externality, whether of time or space or dimension, one must forget that such things as organic life, good and evil, love and hate, and all such local attributes of a negligible and temporary race called mankind, have any existence at all.


H.P. Lovecraft


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Punk is musical freedom. It's saying, doing and playing what you want. In Webster's terms, 'nirvana' means freedom from pain, suffering and the external world, and that's pretty close to my definition of Punk Rock.


Kurt Cobain


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What is real is not the external form, but the essence of things... it is impossible for anyone to express anything essentially real by imitating its exterior surface.


Constantin Brancusi


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I see plainly how external images influence the image that I call my body: they transmit movement to it.


Henri Bergson


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We call those works of art concrete that came into being on the basis of their inherent resources and rules - without external borrowing from natural phenomena, without transforming those phenomena, in other words: not by abstraction.


Max Bill


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Freedom is an internal achievement rather than an external adjustment.


Powell Clayton


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I never blamed Pinochet, or my torturers, or external circumstances.


Fernando Flores


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All biologic phenomena act to adjust: there are no biologic actions other than adjustments. Adjustment is another name for Equilibrium. Equilibrium is the Universal, or that which has nothing external to derange it.


Charles Fort


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