it was her habit to build up laughter out of inadequate materials.
Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.
A book is more than the sum of its materials. It is an artifact of the human mind and hand.
The youth gets together his materials to build a bridge to the moon, or, perchance, a palace or temple on the earth, and, at length, the middle-aged man concludes to build a woodshed with them.
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Dr. Webber rolled her eyes, unimpressed with my timing, and probably a little irritated with my lack of materials. I winked, and the slightest smile touched her lips.
Memory is not a storage place but a story we tell ourselves in retrospect. As such, it is made of storytelling materials: embroidery and forgery, perplexity and urgency, revelation and darkness.
Please DO waste art materials. Use paper. Empty paint jars. Deplete pens. if it's teaching you stuff, it's not being wasted.
Playing video games and making comics didn’t look like raw materials for success. In fact, what we were doing looked very similar to fucking around.
Remember my words, I may again return,
I love you, I depart from materials,
I am as one disembodied, triumphant, dead.
Could the straggling thoughts of individuals be collected, they would frequently form materials for wise and able men to improve into useful matter.
Hardly anything is made of wood anymore. Nature has provided us with far more durable materials. Carpentry is as obsolete as rainforests.
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The freest child is the child who is most interested in what he is doing, and at whose hand are the materials for his work or play.
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