Authors:  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Universal Quotes

See the gallery for tag and special word "Universal". You can to use those 8 images of quotes as a desktop wallpapers.
Universal quote #1
Universal quote #2
Universal quote #3
Universal quote #4
Universal quote #5
Universal quote #6
Universal quote #7
Universal quote #8

In the abstract conception of universal wrong, all concrete responsibility vanishes.

Tags: Abstract, Wrong  ✍ Author: Theodor Adorno

Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.

Tags: History, Poetry  ✍ Author: Maya Angelou

Meanwhile, fears of universal disaster sank to an all time low over the world.

Tags: Disaster, Time  ✍ Author: Isaac Asimov

I had rather believe all the Fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the Alcoran, than that this universal frame is without a Mind.

Tags: Mind, Rather  ✍ Author: Francis Bacon

I would rather propose a bureau somewhat similar to that which we have in the Universal Postal Union.

Tags: Rather, Union  ✍ Author: Fredrik Bajer

Freedom is a universal value.

Tags: Freedom, Value  ✍ Author: Jan Peter Balkenende

It is a universal principle that you get more of what you think about, talk about, and feel strongly about.

Tags: Principle, Talk  ✍ Author: Jack Canfield

A smile is the universal welcome.

Tags: Smile, Welcome  ✍ Author: Max Eastman

So soon as a fashion is universal, it is out of date.

Tags: Fashion, Soon  ✍ Author: Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

I think the themes of belonging and parentage and love are obviously universal.

Tags: Belonging, Love  ✍ Author: Christopher Eccleston

Pain doesn't have a face and pain doesn't have a certain way of adjusting. Pain is universal.

Tags: Face, Pain  ✍ Author: Aunjanue Ellis

Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.

Tags: Individual, Mistake  ✍ Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mostly I'm proud to be an African-American woman, but I'm glad I have a universal look as well.

Tags: Proud, Woman  ✍ Author: Chanel Iman

So is it always nationalist to resist US globalization? The US thinks it is, and wants you to agree; and, moreover, to consider US interests as being universal ones.

Tags: Thinks, Wants  ✍ Author: Fredric Jameson

The Tweets that I have written that are most popular are the ones that are the kind of universal girly concerns and observations.

Tags: Popular, Written  ✍ Author: Mindy Kaling

Many other countries have already banned human cloning, and there are efforts at the UN to make such a ban universal.

Tags: Countries, Human  ✍ Author: Leon Kass

What postmodernism gives us instead is a multicultural defense for male violence - a defense for it wherever it is, which in effect is a pretty universal defense.

Tags: Pretty, Violence  ✍ Author: Catharine MacKinnon

The currency of universal values make brands innately sharable.

Tags: Currency, Values  ✍ Author: Daniel Mainwaring

No matter who the characters are, you can strip them down and find small universal truths.

Tags: Matter, Small  ✍ Author: Jena Malone

If the condition of grief is nearly universal, its transactions are exquisitely personal.

Tags: Grief, Personal  ✍ Author: Heather O\'Rourke

Obligations may be universal or particular.

Tags: May, Particular  ✍ Author: Teresa Palmer

Even a total and universal disarmament does not guarantee the maintenance of peace.

Tags: Peace, Total  ✍ Author: Ludwig Quidde

Universal orthodoxy is enriched by every new discovery of truth: what at first appeared universal, by wishing to stand still, sooner or later becomes a sect.

Tags: Stand, Truth  ✍ Author: Edgar Quinet

Music is a language, you see, a universal language.

Tags: Language, Music  ✍ Author: Queen Rania of Jordan

I believe that my own Christian faith does indeed make universal claims.

Tags: Christian, Faith  ✍ Author: Paula Radcliffe
Much more quotes of "Universal" below the page.

No civilisation can claim to have a monopoly on universal values and no one can claim to be always faithful to his own values.

Tags: Faithful, Values  ✍ Author: Tariq Ramadan

If you're holding out for universal popularity, I'm afraid you will be in this cabin for a very long time.

Tags: Afraid, Time  ✍ Author: J. K. Rowling

Awareness of universals is called conceiving, and a universal of which we are aware is called a concept.

Tags: Aware, Awareness  ✍ Author: Bertrand Russell

In L.A., I live right across from Universal Studios.

Tags: Across, Studios  ✍ Author: Kodi Smit-McPhee

All universal moral principles are idle fancies.

Tags: Moral, Principles  ✍ Author: Marquis de Sade

The goal of real healthcare reform must be high-quality, universal coverage in a cost-effective way.

Tags: Goal, Real  ✍ Author: Bernie Sanders

God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the fountain of all being. In Him exists everything that is.

Tags: God, Him  ✍ Author: Albert Schweitzer

Ibsen was Norwegian by birth, but universal in spirit.

Tags: Birth, Spirit  ✍ Author: Liv Ullmann

We live in an age of universal investigation, and of exploration of the sources of all movements.

Tags: Age, Movements  ✍ Author: Alfred de Vigny

Probably I chose immortality because mortality is a universal human obsession.

Tags: Human, Obsession  ✍ Author: Joan D. Vinge

I am convinced that there are universal currents of Divine Thought vibrating the ether everywhere and that any who can feel these vibrations is inspired.

Tags: Inspired, Thought  ✍ Author: Richard Wagner

I would suggest that barbarism be considered as a permanent and universal human characteristic which becomes more or less pronounced according to the play of circumstances.

Tags: Human, Less  ✍ Author: Simone Weil

Obamacare is simply incapable of doing what it is supposed to do - provide nearly universal care at an affordable and sustainable cost.

Tags: Care, Simply  ✍ Author: Marcia Angell

It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.

Tags: Luck, Understood  ✍ Author: Charles Baudelaire

Music is the universal language.

Tags: Language, Music  ✍ Author: Swizz Beatz

It is the mark of great art that its appeal is universal and eternal.

Tags: Art, Great  ✍ Author: Clive Bell

I've interviewed multiple people who know bin Laden... who tend to have a universal picture of what he's like, which is: modest, retiring, unassuming, kind of thoughtful - lots of things that don't fit with a mass murderer, which he is as well.

Tags: Picture, Thoughtful  ✍ Author: Peter L. Bergen

Shakespeare is universal.

 ✍ Author: Harold Bloom

I'm committed to universal health coverage and education.

Tags: Education, Health  ✍ Author: Carol Moseley Braun

A universal draft is most often the instrument of Third World dictators.

Tags: Often, Third  ✍ Author: Joe Bob Briggs

I have a different idea of a universal. It is of a universal rich with all that is particular, rich with all the particulars there are, the deepening of each particular, the coexistence of them all.

Tags: Idea, Rich  ✍ Author: Aime Cesaire

It's perfectly obvious that there is some genetic factor that distinguishes humans from other animals and that it is language-specific. The theory of that genetic component, whatever it turns out to be, is what is called universal grammar.

Tags: Theory, Whatever  ✍ Author: Noam Chomsky

The Universal view melts things into a blur.

Tags: Blur, View  ✍ Author: Emile M. Cioran

Mistakes are the only universal form of originality.

Tags: Mistakes  ✍ Author: Tre Cool

I believe that national sovereignties will shrink in the face of universal interdependence.

Tags: Face, National  ✍ Author: Jacques Yves Cousteau

The sea is the universal sewer.

Tags: Sea, Sewer  ✍ Author: Jacques Yves Cousteau

Hope! of all ills that men endure, the only cheap and universal cure.

Tags: Hope, Men  ✍ Author: Simon Cowell

Of all ills that one endures, hope is a cheap and universal cure.

Tags: Cheap, Hope  ✍ Author: Simon Cowell

I like the tragedies way more than the comedies because they're so universal.

Tags: Comedies, Tragedies  ✍ Author: Alan Cumming

Surely man was not created to be an idle fellow; he was not set in this universal orchard to stand still as a tree.

Tags: Stand, Tree  ✍ Author: Ted Dekker

Any union that can't accept workers choosing their own representatives through universal franchise is finished.

Tags: Accept, Union  ✍ Author: Jacques Delors

Is the human race a universal constructor?

Tags: Human, Race  ✍ Author: Zoey Deutch

Well, I think that it is complicated in that the first four albums were all with Universal so they have the rights to that and therefore it is a lot easier for them to do that period.

Tags: Four, Rights  ✍ Author: Geoff Downes

When I write I'm never really thinking about themes or the universal.

Tags: Thinking, Write  ✍ Author: Lena Dunham

All nature wears one universal grin.

Tags: Grin, Nature  ✍ Author: Henry Fielding

I always feel like music should be a universal language.

Tags: Language, Music  ✍ Author: Melanie Fiona

If, hypothetically, Western Catholicism were to review the issue of celibacy, I think it would do so for cultural reasons, not so much as a universal option.

Tags: Issue, Reasons  ✍ Author: Pope Francis

One of the wonders of science is that it is completely universal. It crosses national boundaries with total ease.

Tags: National, Science  ✍ Author: Brian Greene

An important consequence of freeing oneself from the fear of death is a radical opening to spirituality of a universal and non-denominational type.

Tags: Death, Fear  ✍ Author: Stanislav Grof

I love Buster Keaton. I was a big fan of the stunt shows at Universal Studios. I'm a huge Cirque du Soleil nut.

Tags: Big, Love  ✍ Author: Neil Patrick Harris

Universal suffrage is sound in principle. The radical element is right.

Tags: Principle, Sound  ✍ Author: Rutherford B. Hayes

Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.

Tags: Education, Poison  ✍ Author: Adolf Hitler

Think about technological float: it took centuries for the wheel to gain universal acceptance. Now any microchip device can be in use around the world in weeks.

Tags: Acceptance, Took  ✍ Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild

The more uncompromisingly specific you are the more you end up touching the bigger universal truths.

Tags: End, Touching  ✍ Author: Tom Hooper

The West hasn't reached its universal state as yet, although its close to it, but it certainly has evolved out of its warring state phase, which it was in for a couple of centuries.

Tags: Close, State  ✍ Author: Samuel P. Huntington

You know, funny can be universal.

Tags: Funny  ✍ Author: Maz Jobrani

In order to be universal, you have to be rooted in your own culture.

Tags: Culture, Order  ✍ Author: Abbas Kiarostami

Paying attention and awareness are universal capacities of human beings.

Tags: Attention, Human  ✍ Author: Jon Kabat-Zinn

I think people are universal.

 ✍ Author: Ang Lee

I have not proved that the universe is, in fact, a digital computer and that it's capable of performing universal computation, but it's plausible that it is.

Tags: Fact, Universe  ✍ Author: Sabrina Lloyd

The ugly duckling is a misunderstood universal myth. It's not about turning into a blonde Barbie doll or becoming what you dream of being; it's about self-revelation, becoming who you are.

Tags: Dream, Ugly  ✍ Author: Baz Luhrmann

I believe that true art is universal in its appeal.

Tags: Art, True  ✍ Author: John McCormack

The mathematics of rhythm are universal. They don't belong to any particular culture.

Tags: Belong, Culture  ✍ Author: John McLaughlin

Everyone has this universal understanding of roommate drama.

Tags: Drama, Everyone  ✍ Author: Leighton Meester

Then there's the story of ill-fated love. It's universal.

Tags: Love, Story  ✍ Author: Rita Moreno

Rave music sounds like an electronic disco version of '30s Universal monster movies.

Tags: Movies, Music  ✍ Author: Mojo Nixon

But I would assert that despite the wide variety of yoga options and individual preferences, there is one universal element: the union of consciousness and movement, breath and awareness.

Tags: Individual, Union  ✍ Author: Carre Otis

In England, literary pretence is more universal than elsewhere from our method of education.

Tags: Education, England  ✍ Author: James Payn

Indigenous people have discovered that Christianity is not inherently Western but universal - 'translatable' into any cultural idiom.

Tags: Cultural, Western  ✍ Author: Stuart Pearce

To me, White Boy Shuffle is sort of like Catcher in the Rye, the story is so universal.

Tags: Story, White  ✍ Author: Ryan Phillippe

It is also, I would guess, a universal that in all societies people value respectability granted to them.

Tags: Granted, Value  ✍ Author: Kenneth L. Pike

There is no society ever discovered in the remotest corner of the world that has not had something that we would consider the arts. Visual arts - decoration of surfaces and bodies - appears to be a human universal.

Tags: Human, Society  ✍ Author: Steven Pinker

Though we explore in a culturally-conditioned way, the reality we sketch is universal.

Tags: Reality, Though  ✍ Author: John Charles Polanyi

Florida has tons of entertainment opportunities because Walt Disney World and Universal Studios are there.

Tags: Disney, Florida  ✍ Author: Kevin Richardson

Jesus is the very concrete truth revealing and standing in for the universal truth.

Tags: Jesus, Truth  ✍ Author: Jim Rohn

That which is so universal as death must be a benefit.

Tags: Benefit, Death  ✍ Author: Friedrich Schiller

Aphorisms are the true form of the universal philosophy.

Tags: Philosophy, True  ✍ Author: Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

I have to be more universal than my projects, but no less innovative.

Tags: Less, Projects  ✍ Author: Ian Schrager

Universal suffrage is the only guarantee against despotism.

Tags: Against, Guarantee  ✍ Author: Winston Churchill

Scholars have long dreamed of a universal library containing everything that has ever been written.

Tags: Library, Written  ✍ Author: Peter Singer

The U.S. Constitution was meant to be universal, not just something that only America would observe. The principle of defending liberty for all people ideally should apply everywhere in the world.

Tags: America, Liberty  ✍ Author: Jeffrey Skoll

The storytelling in 'Doctor Who' is quite universal.

Tags: Doctor, Quite  ✍ Author: Matt Smith

I'm never interested in writing a kind of neutral, universal novel that could be set anywhere. To me, the novel is a local thing.

Tags: Interested, Writing  ✍ Author: Zadie Smith

Surrealism is a bourgeois disaffection; that its militants thought it universal is only one of the signs that it is typically bourgeois.

Tags: Signs, Thought  ✍ Author: Susan Sontag

I think the degree of alienation and despair is more universal.

Tags: Degree, Despair  ✍ Author: Terry Southern