kko2008 - Feed http://quotationsbook.com/ Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[There is a connection, hard to explain logically but easy to feel, between achievement in public life and progress in the arts. The age of Pericles was also the age of Phidias. The age of Lorenzo de Medici was also the age of Leonardo da Vinci. The age of Elizabeth was also the age of Shakespeare. And the New Frontier for which I campaign in public life, can also be a New Frontier for American art.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/45601/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/45601/ <![CDATA[Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1557/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1557/ <![CDATA[The human mind is so complex and things are so tangled up with each other that, to explain a blade of straw, one would have to take to pieces an entire universe. A definition is a sack of flour compressed into a thimble.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10413/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10413/ <![CDATA[In asking forgiveness of women for our mythologizing of their bodies, for being unreal about them, we can only appeal to their own sexuality, which is different but not basically different, perhaps, from our own. For women, too, there seems to be that tangle of supplication and possessiveness, that descent toward infantile undifferentiation, that omnipotent helplessness, that merger with the cosmic mother-warmth, that flushed pulse-quickened leap into overestimation, projection, general mix-up.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36168/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36168/ <![CDATA[Why do people persist in a dissatisfying relationship, unwilling either to work toward solutions or end it and move on? It's because they know changing will lead to the unknown, and most people believe that the unknown will be much more painful than what they're already experiencing.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29037/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29037/