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The task of cinema or any other art form is not to translate hidden mess...

The task of cinema or any other art form is not to translate hidden messages of the unconscious soul into art but to experiment with the effects contemporary technical devices have on nerves, minds, or souls. ...Maya Deren
📅︎ Feb 20
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“jizya is a islamic term wh...

“jizya is a islamic term which translates to asking non belivers for protection money?”
📅︎ Feb 12
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“A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can nev...

“A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.” ― Bertrand Russell
📅︎ Oct 22
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"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can nev...

"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand." — Bertrand Russell
📅︎ Jun 14
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“There's a place beyond words where experience first occurs to which I always want to ...

“There's a place beyond words where experience first occurs to which I always want to return. I suspect that whenever I articulate my thoughts or translate my impulses into words, I am betraying the real thoughts and impulses which remain hidden.” - Jerzy Kosiński
📅︎ Aug 13
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Can someone please translat...

Can someone please translate the Cinderella quote “Have courage and be kind” into French!
📅︎ Jun 30
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“Whatever happens to you has been waiting to happen since the beginning of time. ...

“Whatever happens to you has been waiting to happen since the beginning of time. The twining strands of fate wove both of them together: your own existence and the things that happen to you” ― Marcus Aurelius "Meditations" translated by Gregory Hays
📅︎ Jul 13
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"Leadership is the capac...

"Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality." - Warren Bennis
📅︎ Dec 18
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We all know sex sells, but sexy does not always translate to author...

We all know sex sells, but sexy does not always translate to authority. Be aware and beware of those only presenting the sexy imagery that entices without the skilled expertise to back it up. - Loren Weisman
📅︎ Dec 22
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"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can nev...

"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand." -- Bertrand Russell
📅︎ Oct 31
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"Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to t...

"Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to them they translate into their own language and forthwith it is something entirely different." -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
📅︎ Sep 12
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I'll start drinking milk when cow...

I'll start drinking milk when cows will graze raisin. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. (translated from French)
📅︎ Aug 26
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“The word 'translation' comes, etymologically, from the Latin for 'bearing across'. Having be...

“The word 'translation' comes, etymologically, from the Latin for 'bearing across'. Having been borne across the world, we are translated men. It is normally supposed that something always gets lost in translation; I cling, obstinately to the notion that something can also be gained.”
📅︎ Oct 04
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"Does it disturb anyone else that the baseball...

"Does it disturb anyone else that the baseball team 'The Los Angeles Angels' translates directly to 'The The Angels Angels'?" Neil deGrasse Tyson
📅︎ Nov 06
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Found myself whining over grad school tuition rising each semeste...

Found myself whining over grad school tuition rising each semester. My 85-year-old Grandma responds [loosely translated from Punjabi]- "Education is expensive, but no education is indeed more expensive"
📅︎ Jan 19
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“Man cannot endure his own littleness unle...

“Man cannot endure his own littleness unless he can translate it into meaningfulness on the largest possible level.” ― Ernest Becker
📅︎ Sep 12
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"O bird, break your cage, come back from the foreign land, Come, for life is ...

"O bird, break your cage, come back from the foreign land, Come, for life is short, and there is food at your home as well." (Translated from Hindi: पंछी पिंजरा तोड के आजा, देस पराया छोड के आजा आजा उमर बहुत है छोटी, अपने घर में भी है रोटी)
📅︎ Apr 17
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"For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with yo...

"For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return."-Leonardo da Vinci - who translated this to English?
📅︎ Aug 30
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If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be fulf...

If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be fulfilled. If your happiness depends on money, you will never be happy with yourself. -Tao Te Ching [Translated by Stephen Mitchell]
📅︎ Feb 13
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