There is nothing besides a spiritual world; what we call the world of the senses is the Evil in the spiritual world, and what we call Evil is only the necessity of a moment in our eternal evolution.
But my sense in talking to people when I travel is that the film business is not that dissimilar from a lot of other businesses.
A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.
Where the senses fail us, reason must step in.
Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give a sense of quiet in a crowded day - like writing a poem, or saying a prayer.
The quest for riches darkens the sense of right and wrong.
When the shriveled skin of the ordinary is stuffed out with meaning, it satisfies the senses amazingly.
Without renouncing the support of physics, it is possible for the physiology of the senses, not only to pursue its own course of development, but also to afford to physical science itself powerful assistance.
Common sense is the genius of humanity.
Ambition is a poor excuse for not having sense enough to be lazy.
The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct.
I'm more focused and have a greater sense of challenge, because I constantly feel the weight of time.
Now begins a torrent of words and a trickling of sense.
But, having a perfume and license, in general, is a financial necessity. A designer must, to reap back the money spent on prototypes and all that sort of thing.
So much of literary sci-fi is about creating worlds that are rich and detailed and make sense at a social level. We'll create a world for people and then later present a narrative in that world.
I am trying to teach my children to feel a responsibility for their fellow human beings and a sense of connection with... the world around them.
The best executive is one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.
There is indeed a certain sense of gratification when we do a good deed that gives us inward satisfaction,and a generous pride that accompanies a good conscience... These testimonies of a good conscience are pleasant; and such a natural pleasure isvery beneficial to us; it is the only payment that can never fail.
If I ever have sex with someone I might be able to develop a sense of humor.
Take care of the sense and the sounds will take care of themselves.
It's crazy how you can get yourself in a mess sometimes and not even be able to think about it with any sense and yet not be able to think about anything else.
In my mind's eye, I visualize how a particular... sight and feeling will appear on a print. If it excites me, there is a good chance it will make a good photograph. It is an intuitive sense, an ability that comes from a lot of practice.
Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what's right.
Not many men have both good fortune and good sense.
Men of sense often learn from their enemies. It is from their foes, not their friends, that cities learn the lesson of building high walls and ships of war.