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Faith Quotes 16-20

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Faith Quotes
Faith is not contrary to reason.
Sherwood Eddy

Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.
Mohandas Gandhi

A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Victor Hugo

A man of courage is also full of faith.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch.
E. M. Forster

Art Quotes 196-200

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Art Quotes

Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
Winston Churchill

Works of art, in my opinion, are the only objects in the material universe to possess internal order, and that is why, though I don’t believe that only art matters, I do believe in Art for Art’s sake.
E. M. Forster

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Michelangelo

A painting that is well composed is half finished.
Pierre Bonnard

A picture is a poem without words.
Horace

Art Quotes 91-95

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Art Quotes

To make pictures big is to make them more powerful.
Robert Mapplethorpe

To make us feel small in the right way is a function of art; men can only make us feel small in the wrong way.
E. M. Forster

The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
Eugene Delacroix

When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
Robert Mapplethorpe

Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Arthur Schopenhauer

Women Quotes 21-25

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Women Quotes

A homely face and no figure have aided many women heavenward.
Minna Antrim

I like intelligent women. When you go out, it shouldn’t be a staring contest.
Frank Sinatra

I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
B. R. Ambedkar

I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex.
Katharine Hepburn

Charm, in most men and nearly all women, is a decoration.
E. M. Forster

Poetry Quotes 41-45

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Poetry Quotes
Poetry is the rhythmical creation of beauty in words. 
Edgar Allan Poe 

Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits. 
Carl Sandburg 

A poem is true if it hangs together. Information points to something else. A poem points to nothing but itself. 
E. M. Forster 

A poem might be defined as thinking about feelings - about human feelings and frailties. 
Anne Stevenson 

A poet can survive everything but a misprint. 
Oscar Wilde