absorbed quotes

- 10 of 38 Results
It is almost impossible to be a doctor and an honest man, but it is obscenely impossible to be a psychiatrist without at the same ...
If melodrama is the quintessence of drama, farce is the quintessence of theatre. Melodrama is written. A moving image of the world ...
The presence of the blacks is the greatest evil that threatens the United States. They increase, in the Gulf States, faster than d ...
There is a conceptual depth as well as a purely visual depth. The first is discovered by science; the second is revealed in art. T ...
Never would it occur to a child that a sheep, a pig, a cow or a chicken was good to eat, while, like Milton's Adam, he would eager ...
Absorbed in my role, I forget where I am going.
The opposite of love is not hate, as many believe, but rather indifference. Nothing communicates disinterest more clearly than dis ...
One cannot long remain so absorbed in contemplation of emptiness without being increasingly attracted to it. In vain one bestows o ...
Men found that his absorbing egotism was deadly to all other men. It resembled the torpedo, which inflicts a succession of shocks ...
The Soul rules over matter. Matter may pass away like a mote in the sunbeam, may be absorbed into the immensity of God, as a mist ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help