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Letter "R" » reaction
«For every force, there is a counter force. For every negative there is a positive. For every action there is a reaction. For every cause there is an effect.»
«Freedom and love go together. Love is not a reaction. If I love you because you love me, that is mere trade, a thing to be bought in the market; it is not love. To love is not to ask anything in return, not even to feel that you are giving something- and it is only such love that can know freedom.»
Author: Jiddu Krishnamurti
, go together
, in return
, I Love You
, the market
«A Work of Art... is not a living thing ...that walks or runs.But the making of a life.That which gives you a reaction.To some it is the wonder of Man's Fingers.To some it is the wonder of the Mind.To some it is the wonder of Technique.And to some it is how Real it is.To some, how Transcendent it is.Like the 5th Symphony it presents itself with a feeling that you know it, if you have heard it once.And you look for it,and though you know it you must hear it again.Though you know it you must see it again.Truly a work of Art is one that tells us, that Nature cannot make what man can make.»
«Every revolutionary idea seems to evoke three stages of reaction. They may be summed up by the phrases: 1- It's completely impossible. 2- It's possible, but it's not worth doing. 3- I said it was a good idea all along.»
Author: Arthur C. Clarke
, good idea
«Action and reaction, ebb and flow, trial and error, change - this is the rhythm of living. Out of our over-confidence, fear; out of our fear, clearer vision, fresh hope. And out of hope, progress.»
Author: Bruce Barton
, trial and error
«A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction.»
«Childbirth is a miracle. No, it's not. . . . It's a chemical reaction, that's all.»
«Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation.»
Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
, Civil-Rights Leader
, chain reaction
, modern world
, or else
, This Modern World
«Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.»
«Conscience is the internal perception of the reaction of a particular wish operating within us»