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Very Works

Now, occultism is not like mystic faculty, and it very seldom works in harmony either with business aptitude in the things of ordinary life or with a knowledge of the canons of evidence in its own sphere.

- A. E. Waite


Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is beauty in the character. When there is beauty in the character, there is harmony in the home. When there is harmony in the home, there is order in the nation. When there is order in the nation, there is peace in the world.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Villages Area

Smart habitation is an integrated area of villages and a city working in harmony and where the rural and urban divide has reduced to thin line.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam


Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is harmony in the house; when there is harmony in the house, there is order in the nation; when there is order in the nation, there is peace in the world.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Bring Go

You try to do what you can to bring harmony wherever you go.

- Aaron Neville

Move Which

Is Israel going to continue to be 'Fortress Israel'? Or, as we all hope, become accepted into the neighborhood, which I believe is the only way we can move forward in harmony.

- Abdullah II of Jordan

Singer Go

I am a singer; my job is to create music and harmony. Wherever I see harmony, I would go towards there.

- Adnan Sami

Beautiful See

There is nothing more beautiful for a musician to listen and see harmony.

- Adnan Sami

Star Couple

A band is sort of like a star. It reaches a peak and burns out. To have five guys working in perfect harmony longer than a couple years is difficult.

- Adrian Smith

Pursuit About

The search for justice and security, the struggle for equality of opportunity, the quest for tolerance and harmony, the pursuit of human dignity - these are moral imperatives which we must work towards and think about on a daily basis.

- Aga Khan IV

Rest Atmosphere

Food is one part of the experience. And it has to be somewhere between 50 to 60 percent of the dining experience. But the rest counts as well: The mood, the atmosphere, the music, the feeling, the design, the harmony between what you have on the plate and what surrounds the plate.

- Alain Ducasse

London Perfectly

When I arrived, I didn't understand London customers perfectly, but we've developed the right style with the right price, and step by step, I'm in harmony with London.

- Alain Ducasse

Level Discord

So what is discord at one level of your being is harmony at another level.

- Alan Watts

Chemistry Very

Alpha men are very turned on by the alpha woman, really high chemistry, really fun to work with, probably really fun to have affairs with, but there's not sustainable harmony in that lack of complement. There can only be one person in the driver's seat.

- Alanis Morissette

Been Show

We get asked all the time if we're getting a fifth member, and we wanted to show the world in an artistic way that, 'Hey the four of us are Fifth Harmony,' and we're stronger and better than we've ever been.

- Ally Brooke

Human Being Which

We should work for simple, good, undecorated things, but things which are in harmony with the human being and organically suited to the little man in the street.

- Alvar Aalto

Smallest Even

Even the smallest daily chore can be humanized with the harmony of culture.

- Alvar Aalto

Always Feel

It's the relationship I have with the world: always trying to escape from reality. I'm a daydreamer; I don't feel in harmony with my epoch or the societies I live in.

- Amin Maalouf

Struggles Find

We have our insides and our outsides, and I find the struggles between the two, as well as the occasions of harmony between the two, fascinating.

- Amy Bloom

Original Which

Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.

- Anatole France

Some Works

An artist never works under ideal conditions. If they existed, his work wouldn't exist, for the artist doesn't live in a vacuum. Some sort of pressure must exist. The artist exists because the world is not perfect. Art would be useless if the world were perfect, as man wouldn't look for harmony but would simply live in it.

- Andrei Tarkovsky

Politics See

I do not comment on politics, but I see computerization of the election process as good for stability and social harmony.

- Andrew Tan

Happiness Leads

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?

- Albert Camus

Sky Torn

I was born poor and without religion, under a happy sky, feeling harmony, not hostility, in nature. I began not by feeling torn, but in plenitude.

- Albert Camus

Environmental Men

Conservation is a state of harmony between men and land.

- Aldo Leopold

Environmental Like

Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.

- Aldo Leopold

Achieve More

We shall never achieve harmony with land, any more than we shall achieve absolute justice or liberty for people. In these higher aspirations, the important thing is not to achieve but to strive.

- Aldo Leopold

Composition Very

I studied harmony and composition in a very spontaneous manner.

- Alejo Carpentier

Kid Having

I dreamed of having a Gibson. I had a cheap Kent - you know, a Japanese guitar - and then a Kanora, a Japanese guitar. I borrowed a friend's Harmony for years. To have a Gibson was really, really my dream as a kid.

- Alex Lifeson

Destiny Through

The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives its true nature and destiny and comes into permanent accord with the Great Harmony: this is what furthers and what perseveres.

- Alexander Pope

Give Reduce

I grew up pretty peacefully, in that Eastern way. You easily solve problems, believe in harmony. Reduce conflicts, take orders until one day you give orders.

- Ang Lee

Music Dancing

Ballroom is two people dancing together to music, touching in perfect harmony.

- Anton du Beke

Pretty Unison

I'm the kind of person who can hear that stuff. If you sing along to the radio and you're not going to sing unison with the melody, but find the harmony, I find that pretty easy to do.

- Art Garfunkel

World Similar

I often wonder if we could not solve the world's problems on a similar basis of harmony.

- Artur Rodzinski

Making Worlds

Jeremy Scott reminds me of Harmony Korine, mixing all worlds and making them into one - you just never know what he's up to.

- ASAP Ferg

Feel Men And Women

I feel like it's the most unnatural thing for two humans, especially of the opposite sex, to live in harmony under one roof. You realize how different men and women are.

- Ashley Monroe

Pakistan Strategic

On the international political landscape, there is better understanding of Pakistan's political economic and strategic issues. We aspire to promote peace and harmony with the region.

- Asif Ali Zardari

Family Which

Happy is said to be the family which can eat onions together. They are, for the time being, separate, from the world, and have a harmony of aspiration.

- Charles Dudley Warner

British Had

Purcell is a composer who had a formative influence on British music - even The Who now cite him as an influence. There's an intense, dirty harmony, but there's a Louis XIV kind of elan and style, too. He had the melancholy DNA of our national folk heritage.

- Charles Hazlewood

Will Been

It will sometimes strike a scientific man that the philosophers have been less intent on finding out what the facts are, than on inquiring what belief is most in harmony with their system.

- Charles Sanders Peirce

More Very

Music is basically melody, harmony, and rhythm. But people can do much more with music than that. It can be very descriptive in all kinds of ways, all walks of life.

- Charlie Parker

Product Here

As I stand here today and tell you about these, I am heavy with an awareness of the fact that I am in more than one sense a product of both the Chinese and Western cultures, in harmony and in conflict.

- Chen-Ning Yang

Jazz Boom

Jazz is really 20th-century fusion music. You take West African harmony and rhythm, mix with European harmony, and boom!

- Christian Scott

Some Which

We are searching for some kind of harmony between two intangibles: a form which we have not yet designed and a context which we cannot properly describe.

- Christopher Alexander

Color Functional

I believe that all centers that appear in space - whether they originate in biology, in physical forces, in pure geometry, in color - are alike simply in that they all animate space. It is this animated space that has its functional effect upon the world, that determines the way things work, that governs the presence of harmony and life.

- Christopher Alexander

Art Like

I like The Erised for the harmony of their addictive beats mix, and I like Allie X for her distinct style and incredible lyrics - they are pure art.

- Connor Franta

Rest Symbol

A painting is a symbol for the universe. Inside it, each piece relates to the other. Each piece is only answerable to the rest of that little world. So, probably in the total universe, there is that kind of total harmony, but we get only little tastes of it.

- Corita Kent

Idea Some

The notion that the species can be improved in some way, that everyone could live in harmony, is a really dangerous idea. Those who are afflicted with this notion are the first ones to give up their souls, their freedom. Your desire that it be that way will enslave you and make your life vacuous.

- Cormac McCarthy

Success Always

The secret of success is to be in harmony with existence, to be always calm to let each wave of life wash us a little farther up the shore.

- Cyril Connolly

Florida Even

I even have a Harmony Rocket and a Stratocaster with a scalloped neck back in Florida.

- Daisy Berkowitz

Been Prevailing

Beethoven's importance in music has been principally defined by the revolutionary nature of his compositions. He freed music from hitherto prevailing conventions of harmony and structure.

- Daniel Barenboim

Guy Beg

I started singing in coffeehouses when I was still in high school, in Santa Barbara. I took a job washing dishes and busing tables in the coffeehouse, so I could be there, and would beg permission to sing harmony with the guy who was singing onstage. That was the first time I ever got on a stage in front of people.

- David Crosby

Reach Dharma

Because a human being is endowed with empathy, he violates the natural order if he does not reach out to those who need care. Responding to this empathy, one is in harmony with the order of things, with dharma; otherwise, one is not.

- Dayananda Saraswati

Expression Asian

Asian cultures... place great value on avoiding open expression of disagreement and conflict because they emphasize harmony.

- Deborah Tannen

Pretty Very

If you listen to The Browns, it's a very pretty sound. It was sibling harmony, a sound that was very pleasing. I've never heard anybody that could come close to that particular sound. It couldn't be imitated.

- Jim Ed Brown

Been Regulate

Populists have always been out to challenge the orthodoxy of the corporate order and to empower workaday Americans so they can control their own economic and political destinies. This approach distinguishes the movement from classic liberalism, which seeks to live in harmony with concentrated corporate power by trying to regulate excesses.

- Jim Hightower

Voice Very

I definitely don't subscribe to the theory that more instruments, or more vocal tracks, harmony, or double tracking the voice, is a good thing. People do their early albums very stripped down, then each album becomes bloated.

- Joanna Newsom

Forward Admired

The Dalai Lama's entire being is about peace and harmony, forgiveness and self-discipline. Those are qualities to be admired. I am really looking forward to meeting His Holiness.

- Joe Nichols

Rhythms Composers

Composers in the old days used to keep strictly to the base of the theme, as their real subject. Beethoven varies the melody, harmony and rhythms so beautifully.

- Johannes Brahms

Things Inner Life

It is a miracle of harmony, of the adaptation of the free inner life to the outward necessity of things.

- John Crowe Ransom

Beautiful Think

But I think beautiful is simple and elegant, like a ballad with simple harmony.

- John Fogerty

Goal Promote

The goal of Australian foreign policy should be to promote the maximum harmony between the U.S. and China.

- John Howard

Beauty Bible

There are many pointers in the Bible concerning the rightness, the goodness, the beauty, the justice, the preciousness of racial harmony and diversity.

- John Piper

Play Before

I learned to play by ear before I learned music theory. For me, that makes sense. After all, children learn to speak before they read and write. The more you understand of music - how harmony and time signatures work, and what chords and inversions are - the more you'll enjoy it.

- Jools Holland

Privilege Equally

Man in harmony with his Creator is sublime, and his action is creative; equally, once he separates himself from God and acts alone, he does not cease to be powerful, since this is the privilege of his nature, but his acts are negative and lead only to destruction.

- Joseph de Maistre

Accuracy Use

The perfection of style consists in the use of the exact speech necessary to convey the sense in the fewest words consistent with perspicuity, at the same time having regard to appropriateness and harmony of expression. Its greater excellencies are directness, accuracy, appropriateness and perspicuity.

- Joseph P. Bradley

Science Saw

I saw science as being in harmony with humanity.

- Joseph Rotblat

Divine Lives

God is One, all our lives have various and unique places in the harmony of the divine life.

- Josiah Royce

Voice Discovered

I went to school to learn guitar, solfeggio, and harmony. I wanted to know more about music, how it works. I wanted to take voice lessons, too, and that's when I discovered what I could do with my voice. At the beginning, I thought I would do classical and pop, but then I learned that I really liked the classical music.

- Juan Diego Florez

Religious Unison

In times when religious or political faith or hope predominates, the writer functions totally in unison with society, and expresses society's feelings, beliefs, and hopes in perfect harmony.

- Juan Goytisolo


Only by learning to live in harmony with your contradictions can you keep it all afloat.

- Audre Lorde

Been Hundred

It is said that a hundred gamecocks will live in perfect harmony together it you do not put a hen with them; and so it would have been with Billy and Bob, had there been no women in the world.

- Augustus Baldwin Longstreet

Destiny Forming

Let there be no illusions about the difficulty of forming this kind of a national community. It's tough, difficult, not easy. But a spirit of harmony will survive in America only if each of us remembers that we share a common destiny.

- Barbara Jordan

American Israeli

Israeli interests are not necessarily in harmony with the American interests.

- Bashar al-Assad

Strong About

My strong belief is that God created human beings and therefore he knows about every aspect of the human body. So if I want to fix it, I just need to stay in harmony with Him.

- Ben Carson

Play Advanced

I was fifteen years old, and I hardly knew how to play a simple Bach prelude on the piano when I began to compose music, and at the most advanced level. I had never studied such things as harmony.

- Gyorgy Ligeti

Woman Maturity

I would say that the surest measure of a man's or a woman's maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse.

- Benjamin Spock

Color Means

Color is a plastic means of creating intervals... color harmonics produced by special relationships, or tensions. We differentiate now between formal tensions and color tensions, just as we differentiate in music between counterpoint and harmony.

- Hans Hofmann

Thought Kid

I was born 'Harmony,' and it was weird because when I was a little kid, I was picked on so much that when I was 13, I changed my name to Harmful. I thought it was a tougher name, so I had it legally changed. And then, I don't know, it just didn't seem to catch on, so... legally, my name is still Harmful, but I just said I'll go back to Harmony.

- Harmony Korine

Humankind Castro

If you believe in justice, if you believe in democracy, if you believe in people's rights, if you believe in the harmony of all humankind - then you have no choice but to back Fidel Castro as long as it takes!

- Harry Belafonte

Hands Made

My harmony is passable but is usually made more eloquent at the hands of Steve Hamilton.

- Bill Bruford

Which Courses

The harmony of the luncheon is achieved by a combination of the two main courses which are the focus of the menu.

- Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

Happy Comprehend

It is the harmony of the diverse parts, their symmetry, their happy balance; in a word it is all that introduces order, all that gives unity, that permits us to see clearly and to comprehend at once both the ensemble and the details.

- Henri Poincare

Better Hidden

The hidden harmony is better than the obvious.

- Heraclitus

Opposition Brings

Opposition brings concord. Out of discord comes the fairest harmony.

- Heraclitus

Well-Being My Own

This happiness consisted of nothing else but the harmony of the few things around me with my own existence, a feeling of contentment and well-being that needed no changes and no intensification.

- Herman Hesse

Fear People

You are only afraid if you are not in harmony with yourself. People are afraid because they have never owned up to themselves.

- Hermann Hesse

Middle Strife

We shall continue to work for a Middle East that is free of strife and violence, living in harmony without the threat of terrorism or the dangers of weapons of mass destruction.

- Hosni Mubarak

Art More

Perspective in art has receded along with harmony in music: We tend more and more to see the world as a heap of intrinsically meaningless fragments.

- Iain McGilchrist

Very Capital

We have an obligation to live in harmony with creation, with our capital... with God's creation. And we need to administer and work that very carefully.

- Bruce Babbitt

Survive Based

Nature is based on harmony. So it says if we want to survive and become more like nature, then we actually have to understand that it's cooperation versus competition.

- Bruce Lipton

Beautiful Matter

Dixie Chicks surprised me with a beautiful three-part harmony version of 'I'll Take Care of You.' And Don Henley's performance of 'The Heart of the Matter' still just slays me every time I hear it.

- J. D. Souther

Individual Opposed

Fifth Harmony as a group represents more confidence, more girl power, more unity. They're anthems, as opposed to confessional songwriting about one person's life when there are five individual women.

- Camila Cabello

Think Anybody

Fifth Harmony is an entity or identity outside all of us, and I don't think anybody felt individually represented by the sound - we didn't make it.

- Camila Cabello

Everybody Been

Everybody wants to talk about sectarian conflicts of the war in Iraq, but the fact of the matter is, Sunnis have lived with Shias in harmony more in the confines of Iraq, in that land, than they have been in conflict. That's an historical fact.

- Jack Keane

Laws Violated

Marriage is an institution fits in perfect harmony with the laws of nature; whereas systems of slavery and segregation were designed to brutally oppress people and thereby violated the laws of nature.

- Jack Kingston

Courage World

The trials on the road to world harmony are no greater than the courage of those who accept the challenge.

- Carl Lewis

Ambition Perfect

The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition.

- Carl Sagan

Give Otherwise

It is only when I lose contact with the painting that the result is a mess. Otherwise there is pure harmony, an easy give and take, and the painting comes out well.

- Jackson Pollock

Beauty Like

I guess I'd like people to be able to forget a lot of things and just enjoy the beauty of harmony and melody for a moment.

- Caroline Shaw