Quotes by Susanne Langer

In human life, art may arise from almost any activity, and once it does so, it is launched on a long road of exploration, invention, freedom to the limits of extravagance, interference to the point of frustration, finally discipline, controlling constant change and growth.

Susanne Langer

Other Great Authors


Education has for its object the formation of character.

Herbert Spencer

Stupidity consists in wanting to reach conclusions. We are a thread, and we want to know the whole cloth.

Gustave Flaubert

I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.

Socrates

Popularity It is glory's small change.

Victor Hugo

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Rosevelt

It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Alfred Adler »

If it helps to make people think a little bit more what those ideals are, then I'll keep wearing this uniform.

Barbara Adams »