Quotes about body

Alas, the penis is such a ridiculous petitioner. It is so unreliable, though everything depends on it--the world is balanced on it like a ba ...

William Gass body men

The soul, which is the first principle of life, is not a body, but the act of a body; just as heat, which is the principle of cale faction, ...

Thomas Aquinas body soul

So, if we must give a general formula applicable to all kinds of soul, we must describe it as the first actuality [entelechy] of a natural o ...

Aristotle soul actuality body

One may decide that the nipple most nearly resembles a newly ripened raspberry (never, be it noted, the plonk of water on a pond a t the com ...

William Gass breasts metaphors body

Eyes--the head's chief of police. They watch and make mental notes. A blind person is like a city abandoned by the authorities. On sad days ...

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov eyes body

Thy navel is like a round goblet, which wanteth not liquor: thy belly is like an heap of wheat set about with lilies. Thy two brea sts are l ...

unknown author body

The basic Female body comes with the following accessories: garter belt, panti-girdle, crinoline, camisole, bustle, brassiere, sto macher, c ...

Margaret Atwood body

Though the sex to which I belong is considered weak ... you will nevertheless find me a rock that bends to no wind. ...

Elizabeth I body strength (physical) women's nature

For man, the vast marvel is to be alive. For man, as for flower and beast and bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly, mos t perfect ...

D.H. Lawrence life body mortality

The dogma of the Ghost in the Machine. ...

Gilbert Ryle dogmas mind/body distinction fallacies