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#sublime

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Seduction is always more singular and sublime than sex and it commands the higher price.


Jean Baudrillard


#commands #higher #more #price #seduction

The sublime moment seems to be only a product of allowing yourself to get through, to get to a lot of stuff in your life, write about a lot of stuff and not edit yourself. That is a great lesson to learn for anybody that writes or creates in anyway, to be able to make something without being good or bad.


Jeff Tweedy


#about #allowing #anybody #anyway #bad

The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed.


William Bennett


#any #assume #child #does #elementary

Our faith is stronger than death, our philosophy is firmer than flesh, and the spread of the Kingdom of God upon the earth is more sublime and more compelling.


Dorothy Day


#death #earth #faith #firmer #flesh

If there is one realm in which it is essential to be sublime, it is in wickedness. You spit on a petty thief, but you can't deny a kind of respect for the great criminal.


Denis Diderot


#deny #essential #great #kind #petty

There's only a step from the sublime to the ridiculous, but there's no road leading from the ridiculous to the sublime.


Lion Feuchtwanger


#only #ridiculous #road #step #sublime

Sports nurtures dreams of achieving self confidence and masculine striving for the skinny kid watching a boxer dance around the ring with sublime ease.


Armstrong Williams


#around #boxer #confidence #dance #dreams

But every great scripture, whether Hebrew, Indian, Persian, or Chinese, apart from its religious value will be found to have some rare and special beauty of its own; and in this respect the original Bible stands very high as a monument of sublime poetry and of artistic prose.


Lafcadio Hearn


#artistic #beauty #bible #chinese #every

As a means of contrast with the sublime, the grotesque is, in our view, the richest source that nature can offer.


Victor Hugo


#grotesque #means #nature #offer #our

There is sublime thieving in all giving. Someone gives us all he has and we are his.


Eric Hoffer


#giving #his #someone #sublime #us






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