Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or an author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes: Daily Inspirational Quotes and Sayings
Home  |  Inspiration  |  Quotes to Live By  |  Deep Quotes  |  Relationships  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Origin Quotes

I hope you find value in these encouraging quotes about Origin.

All difficult things have
their origin in that which is easy,
and great things in that which is small.
- Lao Tzu

Related topics: Wisdom Beginnings

All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy.
What right have we then to depreciate imagination.
- Carl Jung

We must, however, acknowledge, as it seems to me,
that man with all his noble qualities...
still bears in his bodily frame
the indelible stamp of his lowly origin.
- Charles Darwin

All riches have their origin in mind.
Wealth is in ideas - not money.
- Robert Collier

 

Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters;
united with it,
she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.
- Francisco de Goya

Save for the wild force of Nature, nothing moves in
this world that is not Greek in its origin.
- John Acton

Even a polemic has some justification if one considers
that my own first poetic experiments began during a
dictatorship and mark the origin of the Hermetic movement.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

I have always held those political opinions which point
to the universal brotherhood of man,
no matter in what rank of life he may have taken his origin.
- Alexander Mackenzie

Once we got over the origin story, we could really
delve deeper into their lives and characters and angst.
So this movie actually has more heart,
more humor.
- Avi Arad

Because I don't play guitar any more,
African harmonies and rhythms have been an inspiration to me.
I love the raw origin of the sound.
It complements my voice and words naturally.
- Cat Stevens

Yes, I am Algerian of Moroccan origin through my parents,
but all my life is Algeria.
I was born there.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Many works of the ancients have become fragments.
Many works of the moderns are fragments at the time of their origin.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

The independent girl is truly of quite modern origin,
and usually is a most bewitching little piece of humanity.
- Lou Henry Hoover

Many have puzzled themselves about the origin of evil.
I am content to observe that there is evil,
and that there is a way to escape from it,
and with this I begin and end.
- John Newton

Don't become a mere recorder of facts,
but try to penetrate the mystery of their origin.
- Ivan Pavlov

Thus the genetic basis to the origin of bird species
is to be sought in the inheritance of adult traits
that are subject to natural and sexual selection.
- Peter R. Grant

A people without the knowledge of their past history,
origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
- Marcus Garvey

It is even possible that laws which have not their
origin in the mind may be irrational,
and we can never succeed in formulating them.
- Arthur Eddington

The persecuting spirit has its origin...
in the assumption that one's own opinions are infallibly correct.
- John Fiske

Every human being, of whatever origin,
of whatever station, deserves respect.
We must each respect others even as we respect ourselves.
- U. Thant

Whenever you trace the origin of a skill or practices
which played a crucial role in the ascent of man,
we usually reach the realm of play.
- Eric Hoffer

Ethics is in origin the art of recommending to others
the sacrifices required for cooperation with oneself.
- Bertrand Russell

I have thus given you a full statement of all that
I know respecting the origin of Mormonism.
- Charles Anthon

Fire is the origin of stone.By working the stone with heat,
I am returning it to its source.
- Andy Goldsworthy

Education then, beyond all other devices of human origin,
is the great equalizer of the conditions of men,
the balance-wheel of the social machinery.
- Horace Mann

In Hungary all native music, in its origin,
is divided naturally into melody destined for song or melody for the dance.
- Franz Liszt

The positive testimony of history is that the State
invariably had its origin in conquest and confiscation.
No primitive State known to history originated in any other manner.
- Albert J. Nock

The pretended physical philosophy of modern days strips
Man of all his moral attributes,
or holds them of no account in the estimate of his
origin and place in the created world.
- Adam Sedgwick

Sabbath - a weekly festival having its origin in the
fact that God made the world in six days and was arrested on the seventh.
- Ambrose Bierce

We show deference to the civil authorities when they
respect the divine origin of their power and when they
serve the people with objective reference to the law of God.
- Angelo Scola

Nothing can have as its destination anything other than its origin.
The contrary idea, the idea of progress,
is poison.
- Simone Weil

Geologists are rapidly becoming convinced that the
mammals spread from their central Asian point of origin
largely because of great variations in climate.
- Ellsworth Huntington

There are certain books in the world which every searcher for truth must know:
the Bible,
the Critique of Pure Reason, the Origin of Species,
and Karl Marx's Capital.
- Al Capp

What is the origin of God?
- John Clayton

The theory of evolution is totally inadequate to explain
the origin and manifestation of the inorganic world.
- John Ambrose Fleming

It took some time to gather the research and develop it into the storyline,
and to finally finish an origin myth poem that I had
been working on for twenty years.
- Jean M. Auel

We should be the natural home for the millions of Britons of immigrant origin.
But we're not.
Because too often we've sounded like people who wish
they hadn't come here at all.
- Francis Maude

I came from such a simple origin, without any great privilege,
and I would say I also wanted to make a mark.
It wasn't until I was about 15 that I appeared in a race.
- Roger Bannister

Verse, singing, and speech have a common origin.
- Jean Philippe Rameau

We are the first generation of human beings to have
substantial insights into the origin of our cosmos and of human life in it.
- Arthur Peacocke

I deplore any action which denies artistic talent an
opportunity to express itself because of prejudice against race origin.
- Bess Truman

For origin and development of human faculty we must
look to these processes of association in lower animals.
- Edward Thorndike

All sins have their origin in a sense of inferiority
otherwise called ambition.
- Cesare Pavese

Gospel music rhythms are not African in origin,
although I know that's what the jazz experts say.
- Mahalia Jackson

According to the now almost universally accepted theory,
all the races of mankind had a common origin.
- Ellsworth Huntington

Yet did that Antiochus, who was also called Dionysius,
become an origin of troubles again.
- Flavius Josephus

Science always has its origin in the adaptation of
thought to some definite field of experience.
- Ernst Mach

The RNA World referred to an hypothetical stage in
the origin of life on Earth.
- Sidney Altman

Because of this, originality consists in returning to the origin.
- Antonio Gaudi

The origin of the absurd idea of immortal life is easy to discover;
it is kept alive by hope and fear,
by childish faith, and by cowardice.
- Clarence Darrow

There is an ancient legend which warns that,
should we ever learn our true origin,
our universe will instantly be destroyed.
- Len Wein

It does not do to use it with forms whose origin is
intimately bound up with a specific material simply
because no technical difficulties stand in the way.
- Adolf Loos

We are African in origin and American in birth.
- Timothy Thomas Fortune

The problem is we disagree about the origin.
Is this occupied land or not?
- Hassan Nasrallah

Already at the origin of the species man was equal
to what he was destined to become.
- Jean Rostand

We have now seen that there is no particle of evidence
for the Egyptian origin of Tarot cards.
- Arthur E. Waite

Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings:
it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
- William Wordsworth

By painting colors and lines and forms seen in quickened
mood I was seeking to make this mood vibrate as a phonograph does.
This was the origin of the paintings in The Frieze of Life.
- Edvard Munch

What sense would it make or what would it benfit a
physician if he discovered the origin of the diseases
but could not cure or alleviate them?
- Paracelsus

But the need for conflict to expose prejudice and unclear reasoning,
which is deeply embedded in my philosophy of science,
has its origin in these debates.
- Robert B. Laughlin

All that is true, by whomsoever it has been said has
its origin in the Spirit.
- Thomas Aquinas

As well might it be said that, because we are ignorant
of the laws by which metals are produced and trees developed,
we cannot know anything of the origin of steamships and railways.
- Alfred Russel Wallace

Art owes its origin to Nature herself...
this beautiful creation, the world, supplied the first model,
while the original teacher was that divine intelligence
which has not only made us superior to the other animals,
but like God Himself, if I may venture to say it.
- Giorgio Vasari

There should be a readiness, on our part,
to investigate with candor to follow the truth wherever it may lead us,
and to submit, without reserve or objection,
to all the teachings of this religion,
if it be found to be of divine origin.
- Simon Greenleaf

I find the selectivity of erotic love -
the choice of this man or this woman -
much more intelligible if liking the person is the
origin of sexual interest,
rather than the other way.
- Mortimer Adler

In the Christian world...
it is believed that angels were created at the beginning,
and that heaven was formed of them; and that the Devil
or Satan was an angel of light,
who, becoming rebellions, was cast down with his crew,
and that this was the origin of hell.
- Emanuel Swedenborg

Most of the dogmatic religions have exhibited a perverse
talent for taking the wrong side on the most important
concepts in the material universe,
from the structure of the solar system to the origin of man.
- George G. Simpson

It's easier to play a dim character,
for me,
because I have a natural bent for comedy.
It's not intrinsic for me to be crafty,
so I would have to go outside for a source of origin.
I think of myself as pretty dim.
- Stephen Root

Darwin (1859) recognized the fact that paleontology
then seemed to provide evidence against rather for
evolution in general or the gradual origin of taxonomic
categories in particular.
- George G. Simpson

In comparison, Google is brilliant because it uses
an algorithm that ranks Web pages by the number of links to them,
with those links themselves valued by the number of
links to their page of origin.
- Michael Shermer

To pass to the deluge, and beyond it,
and to come to close quarters with our proper division,
the origin of Romance itself is a very debatable subject,
or rather it is a subject which the wiser mind will
hardly care to debate much.
- George Saintsbury


Thank you for visiting: Origin Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also browse my large collection of Inspirational Quotes.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Inspirational Quotes






All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy,
our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.