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Quote Left HATCHET, n. A young axe, known among Indians as a Thomashawk.O bury the hatchet, irascible Red, For peace is a blessing, the White Man said. The Savage concurred, and that weapon interred, With imposing rites, in the White Man's head. --John Lukkus Quote Right
Quote Left The best introduction by far to representation of the human figure in art. The Nude is a beautifully written work of sophisticated connoisseurship that analyzes art in its own terms rather than imposing strident, politicized categories on it. It outlines the major body types, male and female, in Western art and, via a wealth of illustrations, trains the reader's eye to detect and evaluate proportion. This book reveres art Quote Right
Quote Left Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern. Quote Right
Quote Left The environment is worth more than consumer goods and the g.n.p. freedom of speech is absolute and inviolate. guns are too dangerous for private ownership. sustainable & non-polluting energy sources make environmental and economic sense. research performed on animals is, by definition, scientifically unsound. cruelty is unacceptable. what you do with your own body is your choice. one individual violently imposing his or her will on another individual is wrong. you can't expect people to worry about the world when they can't feed themselves or their children. the hazards and risks of nuclear power make it unacceptable as an energy source. the use of animals for food is unhealthy, inefficient, & cruel. people need love & affection. tobacco use has killed & harmed more people than all human wars combined. Quote Right
Quote Left Political correctness is the natural continuum from the party line. What we are seeing once again is a self-appointed group of vigilantes imposing their views on others. It is a heritage of communism, but they don't seem to see this. Quote Right
Quote Left The one thing more difficult than following a regimen is not imposing it on others. Quote Right
Quote Left If a society is to preserve stability and a degree of continuity, it must learn how to keep its adolescents from imposing their tastes, values, and fantasies on everyday life. Quote Right
Quote Left Rigidly organized pre-school classrooms, which value obedience more than development, create the deficits in poor children, imposing a self-image of marginality and failure. Quote Right
Quote Left There is hardly any one so insignificant that he does not seem imposing to some one at some time. Quote Right
Quote Left Sport is imposing order on what was chaos. Quote Right
Quote Left Guilt resembles a sword with two edges. On the one hand, it cuts for Justice, imposing practical morality upon those who fear it. But there is another side to that weighted emotion. Conscience does not always adhere to rational judgment. Guilt is always a self-imposed burden, but it is not always rightly imposed. Quote Right
Quote Left Indeed, I came to question the validity of a society that appeared more concerned with imposing its will than in inspiring respect. There seemed to me something grossly wrong with this -- 'We'll make you be good!' I was told, and I told myself, nobody should, would or could make me anything. And I proved it. Quote Right
Quote Left Quantum mechanics is certainly imposing. But an inner voice tells me that it is not yet the real thing. The theory says a lot, but does not really bring us closer to the secret of the 'Old One.' I, at any rate, am convinced that He is not playing at dice. Quote Right
Quote Left My hands are bloody; so are Hollywood's. My cancer has caused me to attempt to cleanse mine. I don't wish my fate upon anyone in Hollywood, but I beg that Hollywood stop imposing it upon millions of others. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Imposing

Quote Left When someone tries to impose their superiority, class, beliefs and rules. And you subconsciously start proving your worth.... The relationship is fake! Such attempts display lack of confidence. Trust your self, you will find you are even better, it is just that you aren't imposing yourself upon others and that's the grace. Quote Right
Quote Left Persuasion is completely different from imposition. Imposing your lead world view of humanity on poor innocent people who have done nothing to harm you is the act of tyrants. You engage with people and genuinely listen and work with them. Corrupting techno empires are profiteering impositions. Quote Right