„Blindness separates people from things;
deafness separates people from people.“

Ultimo aggiornamento 07 Maggio 2019. Storia
Helen Keller photo
Helen Keller58
scrittrice, attivista e insegnante statunitense 1880 - 1968

Citazioni simili

Luis Buñuel photo
Barbara Kingsolver photo
David Levithan photo
Hermann Friedrich Kohlbrügge photo
Ervin László photo
David Levithan photo

„People are always separable.“

—  David Levithan, libro Every You, Every Me

Origine: Every You, Every Me

Mr. T photo
Jack Kerouac photo
Kamila Shamsie photo

„…I am absolutely not someone who thinks that politics is separate from the most intimate details of people’s lives…“

—  Kamila Shamsie Pakistani writer 1973

Origine: On how politics still seeps into peoples’ personal lives in “INTERVIEWS: Kamila Shamsie” https://bookpage.com/interviews/21570-kamila-shamsie-fiction#.Xc2ItmNKjcs in BookPage (2017 Aug 1)

Erich Fromm photo
Ray Charles photo

„Affluence separates people. Poverty knits 'em together.“

—  Ray Charles American musician 1930 - 2004

Roughing It, p. 155
Contesto: Affluence separates people. Poverty knits 'em together. You got some sugar and I don't; I borrow some of yours. Next month you might not have any flour; well, I'll give you some of mine.
That's how my band made it. We swam through a lot of shit together, we swallowed a lot of pride, but we managed to do what we needed to do.

Neil deGrasse Tyson photo
Robert Frost photo

„The best things and best people rise out of their separateness; I'm against a homogenized society because I want the cream to rise.“

—  Robert Frost American poet 1874 - 1963

As quoted in The Harper Book of Quotations (1993) edited by Robert I. Fitzhenry, p. 419

George Mason photo
John Steinbeck photo
Randy Pausch photo
Léon Bloy photo

„You will be unsaleable in perpetuity, the Unsaleable, in your books as well as in your person, and thus will be definitively realized the separation, naturally desired by you, from the sellers and people for sale.“

—  Léon Bloy French writer, poet and essayist 1846 - 1917

L'Invendable (1909), p. 8
Originale: (fr) Tu seras invendable à perpétuité, l'Invendable, dans tes livres aussi bien que dans ta personne, et ainsi se réalisera tout à fait la séparation, naturellement désirée par toi, d'avec les vendeurs et les gens à vendre.

Tsitsi Dangarembga photo
Julie Taymor photo

„You can do things that would bring people to another place and still get someone on a very daily mundane moving level but you don't have to separate art from the masses.“

—  Julie Taymor American film and theatre director 1952

Bill Moyers interview (2002)
Contesto: I used to say that arts were talked about in the arts and leisure page. Now, why would it be arts and leisure? Why do we think that arts are leisure? Why isn't it arts and science or arts and the most important thing in your life? I think that art has become a big scarlet letter in our culture.
It's a big "A." And it says, you are an elitist, you're effete, or whatever those things... do you know what I mean? It means you don't connect. And I don't believe that. I think we've patronized our audiences long enough.
You can do things that would bring people to another place and still get someone on a very daily mundane moving level but you don't have to separate art from the masses.

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“