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You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
On the other hand, you have different fingers.
When I am finishing a picture, I hold some God-made object up to it - a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand - as a final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it's bad art.
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
One of the most adventurous things left us is to go to bed. For no one can lay a hand on our dreams.
E. V. Lucas
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands; not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.
John F. Kennedy
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty.
I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Every director bites the hand that lays the golden egg.
The handwriting on the wall may be a forgery.
Well, Art is Art, isn't it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now you tell me what you know.
In 20 or 30 years, you'll be able to hold in your hand as much computing knowledge as exists now in the whole city, or even the whole world.
Trying to determine what is going on in the world by reading newspapers is like trying to tell the time by watching the second hand of a clock.
Vigilant and effective antitrust enforcement today is preferable to the heavy hand of government regulation of the Internet tomorrow.
The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities.
He's going to be around a long, long time, if his body holds up. That's always a concern with a lot of players because of how much they play. A lot of guys can't handle it. But it looks like he can.
Great designers seldom make great advertising men, because they get overcome by the beauty of the picture - and forget that merchandise must be sold.
James Randolph Adams
The more facts you tell, the more you sell. An advertisement's chance for success invariably increases as the number of pertinent merchandise facts included in the advertisement increases.
I have learned that any fool can write a bad ad, but that it takes a real genius to keep his hands off a good one.
Advertising moves people toward goods; merchandising moves goods toward people.
In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait.
When you reach for the stars you may not quite get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud either.
The time has come when advertising in some hands has reached the status of a science.
Claude C. Hopkins
Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness.
Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or the handle.
James Russell Lowell
I like to keep a bottle of stimulant handy in case I see a snake, which I also keep handy.
W. C. Fields
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
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