Quotations About / On: WORLD

  • 71.
    Through Love we can win the world!
    (#Love #Courage)
    More quotations from: SWETA LEENA PANDA
  • 72.
    To believe the world is round
    one has to make sure that it isn't flat
    (reality)
    More quotations from: Mario,Lucien,Rene Odekerken
  • 73.
    Only poet can change the world.
    (Poets are always free from material attachment.So they are more capable)
    More quotations from: ramesh rai
  • 74.
    The mad world of lovers.
    (Love is mad)
    More quotations from: Bijay Kant Dubey
  • 75.
    What has history to do with me? Mine is the first and only world! I want to report how I find the world. What others have told me about the world is a very small and incidental part of my experience. I have to judge the world, to measure things.
    (Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), Austrian philosopher. Notebooks 1914-1916, entry for September 2, 1915, ed. Anscombe (1961). In Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, sect. 5:63 (1921, trans. 1922), Wittgenstein paraphrased: "I am my world. (The microcosm).")
    More quotations from: Ludwig Wittgenstein, world, history
  • 76.
    Everything that explains the world has in fact explained a world that does not exist, a world in which men are at the center of the human enterprise and women are at the margin "helping" them. Such a world does not exist—never has.
    (Gerda Lerner (b. 1920), U.S. educator, author. Quoted in Ms. (New York, Sept. 1981).)
    More quotations from: Gerda Lerner, world, women
  • 77.
    Every spirit builds itself a house; and beyond its house a world; and beyond its world, a heaven. Know then that the world exists for you.
    (Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), U.S. essayist, poet, philosopher. Nature, ch. 8 (1836, revised and repr. 1849).)
  • 78.
    Strange to say, the luminous world is the invisible world; the luminous world is that which we do not see. Our eyes of flesh see only night.
    (Victor Hugo (1802-1885), French poet, novelist, playwright, essayist. Trans. by Lorenzo O'Rourke. "Life and Death," Postscriptum de ma vie, in Victor Hugo's Intellectual Autobiography, Funk and Wagnalls (1907).)
    More quotations from: Victor Hugo, world, night
  • 79.
    Man is not only a contributory creature, but a total creature; he does not only make one, but he is all; he is not a piece of the world, but the world itself; and next to the glory of God, the reason why there is a world.
    (John Donne (c. 1572-1631), British divine, metaphysical poet. Sermons, no. 35 (1625).)
    More quotations from: John Donne, world, god
  • 80.
    ...one of my motivating forces has been to recreate the world I know into a world I wish I could be in. Hence my optimism and happy endings. But I've never dreamed I could actually reshape the real world.
    (Kristin Hunter (b. 1931), African American author. Black Women Writers at Work, ch. 6, by Claudia Tate (1983).)
    More quotations from: Kristin Hunter, world, happy
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