Quotes of objects

  1. But unfortunately Locke treated ideas of reflection as if they were another class of objects of contemplation beside ideas of sensation. – Samuel Alexander
  2. Of all the objects of hatred, a woman once loved is the most hateful. – Max Beerbohm
  3. Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects especially tools to make tools. – Henri Bergson
  4. Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections. – Daniel Boone
  5. Eventually everything connects- people, ideas, objects The quality of the connections is the key to quality per se. – Charles Eames
  6. High aims form high characters, and great objects bring out great minds. – Tryon Edwards
  7. The sort of poetry I seek resides in objects man can't touch. – E. M. Forster
  8. Hardly any actor objects to press. It's a question of it being done in the way they like to see it done, meaning to get down to the serious interview what the profession is so we can reach out to the people to help them get along. – Harvey Keitel
  9. Even by common wisdom, there seem to be both people and objects in my dream that are outside myself, but clearly they were created in myself and are part of me, they are mental constructs in my own brain. – Ray Kurzweil
  10. Which is why we cannot say of the purloined letter that, like other objects it must be or not be in a particular place but that unlike them it will be and not be where it is, wherever it goes. – Jacques Lacan
  11. All objects all phases of culture are alive. They have voices. They speak of their history and interrelatedness. And they are all talking at once! – Camille Paglia
  12. The self thus becomes aware of itself, at least in its practical action, and discovers itself as a cause among other causes and as an object subject to the same laws as other objects – Jean Piaget
  13. Value denotes a relation reciprocally existing between two objects and the precise relation which it denotes is the quantity of the one which can be obtained in exchange for a given quantity of the other. – Nassau William Senior
  14. With the increasing importance of standards for system -level objects such as COM and CORBA, it is particularly important that the C++ bindings to those be clean, well documented, and simple to use. – Bjarne Stroustrup
  15. One of my primary objects is to form the tools so the tools themselves shall fashion the work and give to every part its just proportion. – Eli Whitney

Usage examples for objects

  1. They died within a short time of each other, and were objects of wondering interest to all who knew them. – Johann Sebastian Bach by Johann Nikolaus Forkel and Charles Sanford Terry
  2. I feel like looking on innocent objects that can't speak or think. – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  3. No one objects to M. de Peyronnet, said Petit- Claud. – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  4. Oh yes; I think so, replied Huish; but- The mother objects of course. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  5. If you hold small objects close to your eyes, you limit your field of vision and shut out the world. – Counsels and Maxims From The Essays Of Arthur Schopenhauer by Arthur Schopenhauer
  6. It is not that she objects to me- on the contrary. – A Chair on The Boulevard by Leonard Merrick
  7. Visible objects are the same. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  8. " We can show her the objects of interest. – A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories by William D. Howells
  9. No doubt he had his objects to gain. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. Exchanges will be as active as ever; the objects only will be altered. – Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus, 1810-1823 by David Ricardo
  11. They use it to bring objects nearer them. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  12. They were sacred objects – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  13. And what are their objects – Secret Societies And Subversive Movements by Nesta H. Webster
  14. The glass was given him, but his trembling fingers could not hold it straight; he put it down, and by and by his natural eyes showed him what he thought were some slightly moving objects – Prince Fortunatus by William Black
  15. In a building so entirely modern, there are naturally few individual objects of interest. – Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare
  16. Sampson's gun on the table made three distinct objects for me to watch and two of them could change position. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  17. I beg you, my dear sir, to have these different objects properly packed up, and to forward them, addressed to me, carriage paid, to the Batignolles Station. – Arsene Lupin by Edgar Jepson Maurice Leblanc
  18. And now half- seen objects moved out from behind barn and stable, and the horseman turned towards them. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  19. While persons, animals and objects whose names contained the divine Uaone, would thus be chosen, others containing the word Ragod, would also be adopted. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall
  20. He had no high objects or ends or purposes. – The Weavers, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009

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