pure quotes

Courage: Great Russian word, fit for the songs of our children's children, pure on their tongues, and free.Anna Akhmatova

I see no difference between Islam and Islamism. Islam is defined as submission to the will of Allah, as it is described in the Koran. Islamism is just Islam in its most pure form.Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd; it must be communicated by contagion.Henri Frederic Amiel

Horror by definition is the emotion of pure revulsion. Terror of the same standard, is that of fearful anticipation.Dario Argento

A Truth is the subjective development of that which is at once both new and universal. New: that which is unforeseen by the order of creation. Universal: that which can interest, rightly, every human individual, according to his pure humanity.Alain Badiou

Philosophy is at its most engaged when it is impure. What is being recovered from the Ancient Greek model is not some lost idea of philosophy's pure essence, but the idea that philosophy is mixed up with everything else.Julian Baggini

Basically if you burst into my office the walls themselves will flutter as if alive - maybe that's the reason for all the wings in 'Pure.'Julianna Baggott

In the book of Colossians, it talks about that because of what Christ did, we are pure. We are without judgment on ourselves. And only through him can we do something like this.Jim Bakker

Nobody is more dangerous than he who imagines himself pure in heart; for his purity, by definition, is unassailable.James A. Baldwin

I'm as pure as the driven slush.Tallulah Bankhead

My heart is as pure as the driven slush.Tallulah Bankhead

Science is the pursuit of pure truth, and the systematizing of it.P. T. Barnum

It is pure illusion to think that an opinion that passes down from century to century, from generation to generation, may not be entirely false.Pierre Bayle

I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom.Simone de Beauvoir

He alone loves the Creator perfectly who manifests a pure love for his neighbor.Venerable Bede

Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.Ludwig van Beethoven

If we can soften our hearts, and if we can access the pure and simple aspect of our nature, then we can regain the realization that everything we need is already inside us and anything is attainable.Yehuda Berg

I will never forget experiencing Venice for the first time. It feels like you are transported to another time - the art, music, food and pure romance in the air is like no other place.Elizabeth Berkley

The recognition of the art that informs all pure science need not mean the abandonment for it of all present art, rather it will mean the completion of the transformation of art that has already begun.John Desmond Bernal

I prayed like a man walking in a forest at night, feeling his way with his hands, at each step fearing to fall into pure bottomlessness forever. Prayer is like lying awake at night, afraid, with your head under the cover, hearing only the beating of your own heart.Wendell Berry