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43 Greatest Quotes About Creation


It struck Mort with sudden, terrible poignancy that Death must be the loneliest creature in the universe. In the great party of Creation, he was always in the kitchen. Terry Pratchett
This curious world we inhabit is more wonderful than convenient; more beautiful than it is useful; it is more to be admired and enjoyed than used. Henry David Thoreau
Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance. Kurt Vonnegut
Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future. Albert Camus
Evolution in nature is not opposed to the notion of Creation, because evolution presupposes the creation of beings that evolve. Pope Francis
I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability. Oscar Wilde
The object of the artist is the creation of the beautiful. What the beautiful is is another question. James Joyce
The intention that man should be happy is not in the plan of Creation. Sigmund Freud
The wise are wise only because they love. The fool are fools only because they think they can understand love. Paulo Coelho
It's easy to attack and destroy an act of creation. It's a lot more difficult to perform one. Chuck Palahniuk
I always fear that creation will expire before teatime. Sydney Smith
...do you think God made the world to amuse himself because he was bored? Because if so he would have to be mean. Jack Kerouac
Man can hardly even recognize the devils of his own creation. Albert Schweitzer
The artist is always beginning. Any work of art which is not a beginning, an invention, a discovery is of little worth. Ezra Pound
Every moment there is creation, every moment destruction. There is no absolute creation, no absolute destruction. Both are movement, and that is eternal. Ramana Maharshi
The creation of the world did not take place once and for all time, but takes place every day. Samuel Beckett
What is Man? Man is a noisome bacillus whom Our Heavenly Father created because he was disappointed in the monkey. Mark Twain
There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice. John Calvin
Because you’re a creation of God, you reflect the Divine qualities of creativity, wisdom, and love. Doreen Virtue
Accursed creator! Why did you form a monster so hideous that even you turned from me in disgust? Mary Shelley
I criticise by creation, not by finding fault. Michelangelo
A blank piece of paper is God's way of telling us how hard it is to be God. Sidney Sheldon
I'm not ugly, but my beauty is a total creation. Tyra Banks
Everything in this creation is a sign of celebration. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
By being natural and sincere, one often can create revolutions without having sought them. Christian Dior
Destruction, hence, like creation, is one of Nature's mandates. Marquis de Sade
Creation is everything you do. Make something. Ntozake Shange
All creation is one. What we do to one, we do to the entire web of life. Chief Seattle
Laws of nature have no physical properties of mass /energy. They are platonic truths in transcendent realm that create & govern the Universe. Deepak Chopra
What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven and earth could come by chance? Anatole France
Being free means "being free for the other," because the other has bound me to him. Only in relationship with the other am I free. Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Pictures must be miraculous: the instant one is completed, the intimacy between the creation and the creator is ended. Mark Rothko
Everything, at first, is an idea, a special creation. Paramahansa Yogananda
Our fall was, has always been, and always will be, that we aren’t satisfied in God and what He gives. We hunger for something more, something other. Ann Voskamp
The creation of the world did not occur at the beginning of time, it occurs every day. Marcel Proust
And there begins a lang digression about the lords o' the creation. Robert Burns
I get how devastating high taxes are to job creation. Michele Bachmann
The big difference between couture and ready-to-wear is not design. It is the fabrics, the handwork, and the fittings. The act of creation is the same. Yves Saint Laurent
Creation cost Him nothing; salvation cost Him everything. Reinhard Bonnke
Revision is not going back and fussing around, but going forward into the process of creation. May Sarton