quote: But I feel music has a very important role in ritual activity, and that being able to join in musical activity, along with dancing, could have been necessary at a very early stage of human culture.

quote: Human nature is evil, and goodness is caused by intentional activity.

quote: When we take our eyes off the whirl of day-to-day activity and concentrate on honoring Him and following in His way, we find a consistent peace that carries us through both plenty and poverty.

quote: There must be a positive and negative in everything in the universe in order to complete a circuit or circle, without which there would be no activity, no motion.

quote: Science is not a heartless pursuit of objective information. It is a creative human activity, its geniuses acting more as artists than as information processors.

quote: The science is clear that there is an increase in the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere. What is not clear from the science is how much of that increase is caused by human activity and what also is not clear is what impact those increases have on the climatic cycle.

quote: Science is a self-sufficient activity.

quote: I was a mimic when I was a child. I mimicked the teacher and made friends that way, actually. That was a very subversive activity, because I was a goody-goody who never got in trouble. But if I went off in the corner and mimicked the teacher, people loved it.

quote: Writing, I'm convinced, should be a subversive activity - frowned on by the authorities - and not one cooed over and praised beyond common sense by some teacher.

quote: Modern technology has become a total phenomenon for civilization, the defining force of a new social order in which efficiency is no longer an option but a necessity imposed on all human activity.

quote: Give birth, while young: do, plan more children. Yet the child needs a young and energetic dad, so that he can react to the mobility of his child. And at the age of already difficult to keep up with his activity!

quote: Architecture is a social act and the material theater of human activity.

quote: For art to exist, for any sort of aesthetic activity or perception to exist, a certain physiological precondition is indispensable: intoxication

quote: The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.

quote: Demons do not exist any more than gods do, being only the products of the psychic activity of man

quote: Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.

quote: Life is best enjoyed when time periods are evenly divided between labor, sleep, and recreation...all people should spend one-third of their time in recreation which is rebuilding, voluntary activity, never idleness.

quote: Meetings are an addictive, highly self-indulgent activity that corporations and other large organizations habitually engage in only because they cannot masturbate

quote: Openly questioning the way the world works and challenging the power of the powerful is not an activity customarily rewarded.

quote: There must be a positive and negative in everything in the universe in order to complete a circuit or circle, without which there would be no activity, no motion

quote: People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees

quote: A fiery chariot, borne on buoyant pinions,
Sweeps near me now! I soon shall ready be
To pierce the ther's high, unknown dominions,
To reach new spheres of pure activity!

quote: Dreams have their place in managerial activity, but they need to be kept severely under control.

quote: There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet which fails so regularly, as love.

quote: Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.

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