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#ground

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My forebears refused to cut the sugar cane for plantation owners, and I am recognisably a product of that background.


Diane Abbott


#background #cane #cut #forebears #i

Any ground subtracts its own hue from the colors which it carries and therefore influences.


Josef Albers


#carries #colors #ground #hue #influences

If you were to destroy in mankind the belief in immortality, not only love but every living force maintaining the life of the world would at once be dried up. Moreover, nothing then would be immoral, everything would be permissible, even cannibalism.


Fyodor Dostoyevsky


#life

My God, but what do I care about the laws of nature and arithmetic if for some reason these laws and two times two is four are not to my liking? To be sure, I won't break through such a wall with my forehead if I really have not got strength to do it, but neither will I be reconciled with it simply because I have a stone wall here and have not got strength enough.


Fyodor Dostoyevsky


#notes-from-underground #nature

Well first of all you have to make the character strong so that people can follow that. And then hopefully that character can integrate with the background of the social situation that people can recognize.


Oliver Stone


#character #first #first of all #follow #hopefully

To be grounded in an attitude of compassion is to be capable of receiving and welcoming the suffering, which the other is giving us. This does not mean that we suffer for them, but that we offer them possibility of going beyond the separate self in which suffering is harbored. (59)


Jean-Yves Leloup


#compassion #grounded #oneness #receiving #separation

I fully credit my family for keeping me grounded and for putting me back in line whenever necessary.


Camilla Belle


#credit #family #fully #grounded #i

When a pile of cups is tottering on the edge of the table and you warn that they will crash to the ground, in South Africa you are blamed when that happens.


Desmond Tutu


#blamed #crash #cups #edge #ground

I mean Iggy and The Stooges first couple of albums I think sold twenty five thousand between the two of them you know and so to talk in terms of an underground I mean you have to go really to the independent labels and things like that.


Lester Bangs


#between #couple #first #five #go

My background was producing and writing and performing in television when I started out, and I really missed that, that whole creative process that comes from sort of 'me' storytelling.


Eric Bana


#comes #creative #creative process #i #me






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