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#mould

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There is much to support the view that it is clothes that wear us, and not we, them; we may make them take the mould of arm or breast, but they mould our hearts, our brains, our tongues to their liking.


Virginia Woolf


#brains #clothes #hearts #liking #make

If he who employs coercion against me could mould me to his purposes by argument, no doubt he would. He pretends to punish me because his argument is strong; but he really punishes me because his argument is weak.


William Godwin


#argument #because #coercion #could #doubt

I don't think I've ever been moulded but I think I am always learning.


Delta Goodrem


#am #been #ever #i #i am

No faction is better or worse than any other. All come from the same mould; they are all products of capitalist influence in the working class movement. And they are a poison that destroys our Party and the working class movement in Korea.


Kim Jong Il


#better #capitalist #class #come #destroys

Legends are material to be moulded, and not facts to be recorded.


Hervey Allen


#legends #material #moulded #recorded

It is our less conscious thoughts and our less conscious actions which mainly mould our lives and the lives of those who spring from us.


Samuel Butler


#conscious #less #lives #mainly #mould

What was any art but a mould in which to imprison for a moment the shining elusive element which is life itself - life hurrying past us and running away, too strong to stop, too sweet to lose.


Willa Cather


#art #away #element #elusive #hurrying

I refuse to imprison our acts in the rigid mould of sentences.


Ella Maillart


#i #imprison #mould #our #refuse

You cannot escape the fact that women mould your first five years, whether you like it or not. And I can't say I do like it very much.


Doris Lessing


#escape #fact #first #five #i

The mind is exercised by the variety and multiplicity of the subject matter, while the character is moulded by the contemplation of virtue and vice.


Quintilian


#contemplation #exercised #matter #mind #moulded






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