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Quote Left It is thus that the few rare lucid well-disposed people who have had to struggle on the earth find themselves at certain hours of the day or night in the depth of certain authentic and waking nightmare states, surrounded by the formidable suction, the formidable oppression of a kind of civic magic which will soon be seen appearing openly in social behavior. Quote Right
Quote Left What will happen once the authentic mass man takes over, we do not know yet, although it may be a fair guess that he will have more in common with the meticulous, calculated correctness of Himmler than with the hysterical fanaticism of Hitler, will more resemble the stubborn dullness of Molotov than the sensual vindictive cruelty of Stalin. Quote Right
Quote Left And what is an authentic madman? It is a man who preferred to become mad, in the socially accepted sense of the word, rather than forfeit a certain superior idea of human honor. So society has strangled in its asylums all those it wanted to get rid of or protect itself from, because they refused to become its accomplices in certain great nastinesses. For a madman is also a man whom society did not want to hear and whom it wanted to prevent from uttering certain intolerable truths. Quote Right
Quote Left Authentic empowerment is the knowing that you are on purpose, doing God's work, peacefully and harmoniously. Quote Right
Quote Left I am greatly pleased with the public, authentic isolation in which we two, you and I, now find ourselves. It is wholly in accord with our attitude and our principles. Quote Right
Quote Left A peril of the night road is that flecks of dust and streaks of bug blood on the windshield look to me like old admirals in uniform, or crippled apple women, or the front edge of barges, and I whirl out of their way, thus going into ditches and fields and up on front lawns, endangering the life of authentic admirals and apple women who may be out on the roads for a breath of air before retiring. Quote Right
Quote Left Beware of charisma . . . Representative Men; was Ralph Waldo Emerson's 1850 phrase for the great men in a democracy . . . Is there some common quality among these Representative Men who have been most successful as our leaders? I call it the need to be authentic Quote Right
Quote Left When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If theres a clash between the two, its bad art. Quote Right
Quote Left There are no more ideologies in the authentic sense of false consciousness, only advertisements for the world through its duplication and the provocative lie which does not seek belief but commands silence. Quote Right
Quote Left No woman has ever been an authentic genius of the stature of men, but that does not enrage me. Quote Right
Quote Left Any authentic work of art must start an argument between the artist and his audience. Quote Right
Quote Left Authentic Christianity never destroys what is good. It makes it grow, transfigures it, and enriches itself from it. Quote Right
Quote Left For authentic living what is needed is the resolute confrontation of death. Quote Right
Quote Left Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future. Quote Right
Quote Left Failure is authentic, and because it's authentic, it's real and genuine, and because of that, it's a pure state of being. Quote Right
Quote Left But since you're asking me, I'll tell you my opinion: all cornbread is authentic, as long as it's good, hot, and made with love and fresh ingredients. Quote Right
Quote Left Malice is always authentic and sincere. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Authentic

Quote Left Be you authentic self You were born to be unique You were born to be exactly who you are You are not supposed to be like everyone else' Just be your authentic self! Quote Right
Quote Left The authenticity of you is so much more beautiful than the person that you pretend to be do to your desire to please society!! Quote Right
Quote Left The authenticity of gold could be tested on any tooth, while the truth of life - only by the tooth of wisdom. Quote Right