Quotes with invented
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No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell.
French producer and Actor 1896-1948
Ideas are invented only as correctives to the past. Through repeated rectification of this kind one may hope to disengage an idea that is valid.
French scientist and philosopher 1884-1962
Man is an idiot. He doesn't know how to do anything without copying, without imitating, without plagiarizing, without aping. It might even have been that man invented generation by coitus after seeing the grasshopper copulate.
In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.
Spanish Film Director 1900-1983
When the water of a place is bad it is safest to drink none that has not been filtered through either the berry of a grape, or else a tub of malt. These are the most reliable filters yet invented.
English poet 1612-1680
Mother goddesses are just as silly a notion as father gods. If a revival of the myths of these cults gives woman emotional satisfaction, it does so at the price of obscuring the real conditions of life. This is why they were invented in the first place.
British author 1940-1992
America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense... human rights invented America.
American statesman, 39e President 1924-
Let me arrest thy thoughts; wonder with me, why plowing, building, ruling and the rest, or most of those arts, whence our lives are blest, by cursed Cain's race invented be, and blest Seth vexed us with Astronomy.
English poet 1572-1632
Being is a fiction invented by those who suffer from becoming.
Music was invented to confirm human loneliness.
British Author 1912-1990