Painters

Johannes Vermeer Quotes

11 Aug , 2015  

Johannes Vermeer Quotes

The 10 best Johannes Vermeer Quotes :

1)”A tour of the Mexico City of Diego Rivera and Frieda Kahlo led by Barbara Kingsolver would be nice. And I certainly wouldn’t turn down a tour of Johannes Vermeer’s Delft led by Tracey Chevalier.”

2)”For where there is true love, a man is neither out of measure lifted up by prosperity, nor cast down by mishap; whether you give or take away from him, so long as he keeps his beloved, he has a spring of inward peace. Thus, even though thy outward man grieve, or weep downright, that may well be borne, if only thy inner man remain at peace, perfectly content with the will of God.”

3)”So long as the mother, Ignorance, lives, it is not safe for Science, the offspring, to divulge the hidden cause of things”

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Activists

Katherine Dunham Quotes

5 Jun , 2015  

The 10 best Katherine Dunham Quotes :

1)”I had certain physical limitations that made me change the choreography for myself or made me more interested in choreography only rather than dancing. I have never been a person who wanted to just dance. I have always been interested in developing for other people.”

2)”I used to want the words “She tried” on my tombstone. Now I want “She did it.” ”

3)”If you dance, you dance because you have to. Every dancer hurts, you know.”

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Rosa Parks Quotes

5 Jun , 2015  

Rosa Parks Quotes

The 10 best Rosa Parks Quotes :

1)”Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.”

2)”Each person must live their life as a model for others.”

3)”Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Today’s mighty oak is yesterday’s nut that held its ground.”

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Jack London Quotes

5 Jun , 2015  

The 10 best Jack London Quotes :

1)”The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.”

2)”I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.”

3)”The scab is a traitor to his God, his mother, and his class.”

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