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A successful work of art is not one which resolves contradictions in a spurious harmony, but one which expresses the idea of harmony negatively by embodying the contradictions, pure and uncompromised, in its innermost structure. (Quote by - Theodor W. Adorno)

Beauty is nothing else but a just accord and mutual harmony of the members, animated by a healthful constitution. (Quote by - John Dryden)

Music creates order out of chaos: for rhythm imposes unanimity upon the divergent, melody imposes continuity upon the disjointed, and harmony imposes compatibility upon the incongruous. (Quote by - Yehudi Menuhin)

To place oneself in the position of God is painful: being God is equivalent to being tortured. For being God means that one is in harmony with all that is, including the worst. The existence of the worst evils is unimaginable unless God willed them. (Quote by - Georges Bataille)

The Three Rules of Work: 1. Out of clutter, find simplicity. 2. From discord, find harmony. 3. In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

Anarchism is the great liberator of man from the phantoms that have held him captive; it is the arbiter and pacifier of the two forces for individual and social harmony. (Quote by - Emma Goldman)

It is the sincerest thing I have written, caught by the drama of a soul struggling in the contrary toils of love and religion - death brought them into harmony. (Quote by - Laurence Housman)

Grant that I may become beautiful in my soul within, and that all my external possessions may be in harmony with my inner self. May I consider the wise to be rich, and may I have such riches as only a person of self-restraint can bear or endure (Quote by - Plato)

When they are done right, harmony appears by itself. The more numerous and varied they are, the more the effect is obtained and agreeable to the eye. (Quote by - Paul Cezanne)

And protect your heart from being inclined toward what you have renounced of people and desires and wishes and option and effort and from losing patience and harmony and pleasure with God at the time of the befalling of calamity. (Quote by - Abdul Qadir Gilani)

Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord. (Quote by - Plutarch)

I was fifteen years old, and I hardly knew how to play a simple Bach prelude on the piano when I began to compose music, and at the most advanced level. I had never studied such things as harmony. (Quote by - Gyorgy Legeti)

To create a vision of the harmony of the unequal, balance the infinite variety, the chaotic, the contradictions in a unity. (Quote by - Hans Richter)

I keep the telephone of my mind open to peace, harmony, health, love and abundance. (Quote by - Edith Armstrong)

The principle of subordination is the great bond of union and harmony through the universe. (Quote by - Catharine Beecher)

Israeli interests are not necessarily in harmony with the American interests. (Quote by - Bashar al-Assad)

Affirm divine calmness and peace, and send out only thoughts of love and goodwill if you want to live in peace and harmony. Never get angry, for anger poisons your system. (Quote by - Paramahansa Yogananda)

Marriage is an institution fits in perfect harmony with the laws of nature; whereas systems of slavery and segregation were designed to brutally oppress people and thereby violated the laws of nature. (Quote by - Jack Kingston)

The German Doctors say that persons sensible of harmony have one sense more than others. (Quote by - Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin)

The sole and basic source of our strength is the solidarity of workers, peasants and the intelligentsia, the solidarity of the nation, the solidarity of people who seek to live in dignity, truth, and in harmony with their conscience. (Quote by - Lech Walesa)

Poetry is a beautiful way of spoiling prose, and the laborious art of exchanging plain sense for harmony. (Quote by - Horace Walpole)

Harmony with nature will bring you a happiness known to few city dwellers. In the company of other truth seekers it will be easier for you to meditate and think of God. (Quote by - Paramahansa Yogananda)

We shall continue to work for a Middle East that is free of strife and violence, living in harmony without the threat of terrorism or the dangers of weapons of mass destruction. (Quote by - Hosni Mubarak)

Building art is a synthesis of life in materialised form. We should try to bring in under the same hat not a splintered way of thinking, but all in harmony together. (Quote by - Alvar Aalto)

Composers in the old days used to keep strictly to the base of the theme, as their real subject. Beethoven varies the melody, harmony and rhythms so beautifully. (Quote by - Johannes Brahms)

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