Quotations on Alchemy
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The essence of cinema is editing. It's the combination of what can be extraordinary images of people during emotional moments, or images in a general sense, put together in a kind of alchemy.
- Francis Ford Coppola
(Keywords: People, Alchemy, Cinema, Moments, Sense)
None but a poet can write a tragedy. For tragedy is nothing less than pain transmuted into exaltation by the alchemy of poetry.
- Edith Hamilton
(Keywords: Poetry, Alchemy, Nothing, Pain, Tragedy)
Leaders must invoke an alchemy of great vision.
- Henry A. Kissinger
(Keywords: Vision, Alchemy, Leaders)
Many have said of Alchemy, that it is for the making of gold and silver. For me such is not the aim, but to consider only what virtue and power may lie in medicines.
(Keywords: Power, Lie, Virtue, Alchemy, Gold, May)
I have always looked upon alchemy in natural philosophy to be like enthusiasm in divinity, and to have troubled the world much to the same purpose.
- William Temple
(Keywords: Enthusiasm, Purpose, Alchemy, Divinity, Philosophy, World)