Surface Quotes

โ€œIf a sword is imperfectly polished and the surface of t...

โ€œIf a sword is imperfectly polished and the surface of the blade incorrectly shaped, even if it is a very sharp, fine weapon it will not cut at all well.โ€œ - Miyamoto Mushashi
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โ€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas cov...

โ€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.โ€ โ€• Douglas Adams
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"Truth is stronger than Lies......

"Truth is stronger than Lies...Truth bubbles to the surface while Lies sink like a stone downward..."
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"We are like islands in the sea...

"We are like islands in the sea, seperate on the surface but connected in the deep." ~ William James
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โ€œIf the bee disappears from the surface of the earth,...

โ€œIf the bee disappears from the surface of the earth, man would have no more than four years to live. No more bees, no more pollinationโ€ฆ no more men!โ€ -Albert Einstein
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โ€œWe are like islands in the sea...

โ€œWe are like islands in the sea, separate on the surface but connected in the deep.โ€ โ€• William James
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"Marriage is designed to pull dysfunc...

"Marriage is designed to pull dysfunction to the surface of our lives, set it on fire and help us grow." -- Tyler Ward
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"In short, physics has discovered that there are no solids, no continuou...

"In short, physics has discovered that there are no solids, no continuous surfaces, no straight lines; only waves; no things, only energy-event complexes, only behaviors, only verbs, only relationships." โ€”Buckminster Fuller
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"Fish die belly upward, and ...

"Fish die belly upward, and float to the surface. It's their way of falling." - Andrรฉ Gide
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"Be like a duck. Remain calm ...

"Be like a duck. Remain calm on the surface and paddle like crazy underneath" - Micheal Caine
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โ€œI am the light I ca...

โ€œI am the light I cannot see, a surface to shine on is all I need.โ€
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People say I make strange choices, but they're not strange for ...

People say I make strange choices, but they're not strange for me. My sickness is that I'm fascinated by human behavior, by what's underneath the surface, by the worlds inside people. -Johnny Depp
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โ€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a g...

โ€œThe fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.โ€
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"Sometimes people are layered like that. There's something totally different underneath than wha...

"Sometimes people are layered like that. There's something totally different underneath than what's on the surface. But sometimes, there's a third, even deeper level, and that one is the same as the top surface one. Like with pie." โ€” Joss Whedon, Zack Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Jed Whedon
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DDD-Pain is all we know, and as we live life just to waste away, we find sustenance in ...

DDD-Pain is all we know, and as we live life just to waste away, we find sustenance in isolation. As for purpose you give nothing and though the threat of death has lost its power, an abominable malice rises to the surface causing you're vision to run red with strife.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 08
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Painting, n.: The art of protecting ...

Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to the critic. ~Ambrose Bierce
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"Waking, after all, was an almost natal state. You surfaced without hist...

"Waking, after all, was an almost natal state. You surfaced without history, then spent the blinks and yawns reassembling your past, shuffling the shards into chronological order before fortifying yourself for the present."
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"Some things scratch the sur...

"Some things scratch the surface while others strike at your soul." - Gianna Perada Carini
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"Whether or not we've reached it, there's a limit to the number of potentialities -- existen...

"Whether or not we've reached it, there's a limit to the number of potentialities -- existence plateaus whether or not we bind ourselves with standards. Ergo, success is a construct and ambition is a race to be first to a greasy layer stagnating at surface level." ~ Jarls Bookowski
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On the surface, cool as a...

On the surface, cool as a cucumber. On the inside, squirrel in traffic. ~Anonymous.
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"Even if nothing lurks beneath the surface of the wo...

"Even if nothing lurks beneath the surface of the world but madness, I'm glad to know there is something more. That this isn't everything." Whyborne & Griffin
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"The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas cov...

"The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be." - Douglas Adams
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"We are like islands in the sea,...

"We are like islands in the sea, separated on the surface, but connected in the deep." โ€” William James
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โ€œShe might be a little introverted, livelier of movement than of conversation, neithe...

โ€œShe might be a little introverted, livelier of movement than of conversation, neither bashful nor forward, with a soul that seemed submerged, but in a radiant moistness. Opalescent on the surface but translucent in her depthsโ€ฆโ€ โ€• Vladimir Nabokov, The Enchanter
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The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas cov...

The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be. -Douglas Adams
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โ€œDance above the surface of the world. Le...

โ€œDance above the surface of the world. Let your thoughts lift you into creativity that is not hampered by opinion.โ€ โ€• Red Haircrow
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"It has often struck me with awe that some of...

"It has often struck me with awe that some of the most deeply religious people I know have been, on the surface, atheists." -Madeline L'Engle
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"His tone held a sound of deviance to it, ...

"His tone held a sound of deviance to it, the kind that boils just beneath the surface yet screams through each syllable." Narayanna
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โ€œScratch the surface of most cynics and you find a f...

โ€œScratch the surface of most cynics and you find a frustrated idealist-- someone who made the mistake of converting his ideals into expectations.โ€ -- Peter M. Senge
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โ€œConfession of errors is like a broom which sweeps...

โ€œConfession of errors is like a broom which sweeps away the dirt and leaves the surface brighter and clearer. I feel stronger for confession.โ€ โ€•Mahatma Gandhi
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Some changes look negative on the surface, but yo...

Some changes look negative on the surface, but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge - Eckhart Tolle
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"We can only hope that, contrary to ...

"We can only hope that, contrary to surface amnesia, all we've read is still within us somewhere." -Alain de Botton
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"The idea there is that we have gone sick by following a path of...

"The idea there is that we have gone sick by following a path of untrammelled rationalism, male dominance, attention to the visible surface of things, practicality, bottom-line-ism." - Terence McKenna
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"Some of the deepest stu...

"Some of the deepest stuff you just find on the surface, you know?" -Anonymous
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