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Letter "C" » carving
«When she goes about her kitchen duties, chopping, carving, mixing, whisking, she moves with the grace and precision of a ballet dancer, her fingers plying the food with the dexterity of a croupier.»
Author: Craig Claiborne
«Society is one vast conspiracy for carving one into the kind of statue it likes, and then placing it in the most convenient niche it has»
Author: Randolph Bourne
«Theater of cruelty means a theater difficult and cruel for myself first of all. And, on the level of performance, it is not the cruelty we can exercise upon each other by hacking at each other's bodies, carving up our personal anatomies, or, like Assyrian emperors, sending parcels of human ears, noses, or neatly detached nostrils through the mail, but the much more terrible and necessary cruelty which things can exercise against us. We are not free. And the sky can still fall on our heads. And the theater has been created to teach us that first of all.»
Author: Antonin Artaud
, e mail
, first of all
, human anatomy
, human ear
, human head
, On the Level
, parcel out
«Cutting into color reminds me of the sculptor's direct carving.»
«A lot of Thanksgiving days have been ruined by not carving the turkey in the kitchen.»
«Carving is easy, you just go down to the skin and stop»
«And Moses said unto the children of Israel, See, the LORD hath called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah; / And he hath filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship; / And to devise curious works, to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, / And in the cutting of stones, to set them, and in carving of wood, to make any manner of cunning work.»
, by name
, carved in stone
, Children of Israel
, Son of
, the Son
, Tribe of Judah
, work in
«And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, / See, I have called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah: / And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship, / To devise cunning works, to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, / And in cutting of stones, to set them, and in carving of timber, to work in all manner of workmanship.»
«The past is prophetic in that it asserts loudly that wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.»
Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
, Civil-Rights Leader
, chisel in