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Metaphor Quotes & Sayings
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America And Americans
All slang is metaphor, and all metaphor is poetry.
Gilbert K Chesterton
In this metaphor we actually have a picture of the computational universe, a metaphor which I hope to make scientifically precise as part of a research program.
Flower was a good metaphor for growth. The song is obviously about sexual responsibility, so that was the main metaphor. Also, it's like knowing who someone has been and remembering and appreciating that, but really appreciating what they are now even more.
You might laugh because every time I sign my name I put a gold star after it, but its a metaphor, and metaphors are important. My gold stars a metaphor for me being a star.
If we are a metaphor of the universe, the human couple is the metaphor par excellence, the point of intersection of all forces and the seed of all forms. The couple is time recaptured, the return to the time before time.
Obviously there have been some very poor uses of evolution in the 20th century. Social Darwinism for instance and we point out in the book that that's not a viable way of using evolutionary knowledge. What's going on with society is entirely different from what goes on in nature. We make that distinction clear. And I use anarchy as a metaphor. I think good literature, whether it's fiction or non-fiction, still has to have a good deal of metaphor in it.
Science always uses metaphor.
I never met her before but I think I like her like a metaphor.
Science is all metaphor.
It's a metaphor. But that actually happened. -White Goodman
Language is memory and metaphor.
Most unpleasant metaphor. Please avoid it in the future.
Metaphor is embodied in language.
The whole concept of the devil is a metaphor on one level.
Unlike metaphor, metonymy does not try to fuse images together.
There are few things as toxic as a bad metaphor. You can't think without metaphors.
Mary Catherine Bateson
Poetry teaches us music, metaphor, condensation and specificity.
Unregulated competition is a naive metaphor for anarchy.
John Ralston Saul
I had then and still retain an interest in science for its own sake and as a metaphor for our current lives.
When raindrops hit the tin roof its crazy. Thats a metaphor, did I lose ya baby?
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