Favor Related Quotes



“Popular art is normally decried as vulgar by the cultivated people of its time; then it loses favor with its original audience as a new generation grows up; then it begins to merge into the softer lighting of ''quaint,'' and cultivated people become interested in it, and finally it begins to take on the archaic dignity of the primitive.”

Northrop Frye

#Art #Cultivated #Favor #Lighting #Merge #People #Time #Vulgar


“It cannot be denied that outward accidents conduce much to fortune, favor, opportunity, death of others, occasion fitting virtue; but chiefly, the mold of a man's fortune is in his own hands”

Francis Bacon Sr.

#Accidents #Death #Favor #Fortune #Opportunity #Virtue


“I don't think in the long run it is in our favor to keep the Gaza Strip tightly closed with people starving inside, ... Our policy to allow them to work in Israel after a screening, to earn money -- I think it is a correct policy. But the procedures have to be reviewed.”

Ephraim Sneh

#Closed #Favor #Gaza #Run #Strip #Think #Tightly


“It's our way to keep the momentum in our favor. We're going to have ups-and-downs with our offense and defense, but the special teams can keep that momentum.”

Daniel Sullivan

#Favor #Momentum #Offense


“I'm in favor of immigration but we also need rules.”

Gary Ackerman

#Also #Favor #Rules


I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being.

Abraham Lincoln

#Animal #Being Human #Favor #Meaningful #Nature #Rights #Well Being #Well-being


“There is always a multitude of reasons both in favor of doing a thing and against doing it. The art of debate lies in presenting them; the art of life lies in neglecting ninety-nine hundredths of them.”

Mark Rutherford

#Art #Favor #Lies #Neglecting #Ninety #Reason #White Lie


“We are pleased that the Supreme Court ruled in our favor. The fact that the court was unanimous confirms what we said from the start: this case had no merit.”

Merrill Lynch

#Confirms #Court #Fact #Favor #Pleased #Ruled #Supreme #Unanimous


Oftentimes people get it wrong when they say we need to educate voters first and then give them power. I tend to favor giving them power first.

Zephyr Teachout

#Favor


“Men of authority and influence may promote good morals. Let them in their several stations encourage virtue . . . let them favor and take part in any plans which may be formed for the advancement of morality.”

William Wilberforce

#Authority #Encourage #Favor #Formed #Influence #Men #Morality #Morals #Plans #Virtue