“To a kid, time always drags. Suddenly you’re fifty. All that’s left of your childhood… fits in a rusty little box.”

Art of Quotation

“Life’s funny. To a kid, time always drags. Suddenly you’re fifty. All that’s left of your childhood… fits in a rusty little box.”

— Bretodeau portrayed by French actor Maurice Bénichou in the film Amélie, 2001, directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet

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“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”

Art of Quotation

“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”

― Marc Riboud. French, photographer


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“If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face…”

Apollo and Jack, c 2017, all rights reserved, D. Moorezar

 

“If a dog will not come to you
after having looked you in the face,
you should go home
and examine
your conscience.”

― Woodrow Wilson


 

 

 

 

“We work… to give value to time.”

Art of Quotation

“We work not only to produce, but to give value to time.”

— Eugene Delacroix, French, painter


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“… the imagination alone produces colour.”

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“With the brush we merely tint, while the imagination alone produces colour.”

— Theodore Gericault, French, painter

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“Originality is a return to the origin.”

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“Originality is a return to the origin.”

— Antonio Gaudi, Spanish, architect


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“…By protecting others, you save yourself. If you only think of yourself, you’ll…”

Art of Quotation

“This is the nature of war. By protecting others, you save yourself. If you only think of yourself, you’ll only destroy yourself.”

— Kambei Shimada, portrayed by  actor Takashi Shimura,  from the 1954 film Seven Samurai, directed by Akira Kurosawa, 50 Greatest Films – BFI


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