Rhythm Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Rhythm

#1. I pull a lot of the stuff that I play off the rhythm tracks - and Keith Richards has been one of the main contributors to my inspirational playing. - Author: Bobby Keys
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#2. I welcome the autumnal chill in the air. There is a stimulation about it. Life moves to a different rhythm. There is a sense of change in the atmosphere and change is good inasmuch as it prevents stagnation. We should grow weary of a summer that never ended. - Author: Patience Strong
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#3. There is a musical rhythm to great writing, especially if it's performed correctly. - Author: Richard LaGravenese
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#4. Rhythm is one of the most powerful of pleasures, and when we feel a pleasurable rhythm we hope it will continue. When it does, it grows sweeter. - Author: Mary Oliver
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#5. Is as if the music is another character or as if it was a part of this great opera. I also through about this project as a structure or as a sculpture made out of colors, rhythm, characters, and brush strokes, but with every single one of these always supporting one another. - Author: Alex Abreu
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#6. My ego only needs a good rhythm section - Author: Miles Davis
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#7. Habits, Andrea, are concrete forms of rhythm, are that portion of rhythm which helps to keep us alive. - Author: Julio Cortazar
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#8. The essence of football was blocking, tackling, and execution based on timing, rhythm and deception. - Author: Knute Rockne
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#9. I know that the twelve notes in each octave and the variety of rhythm offer me opportunities that all of human genius will never exhaust. - Author: Igor Stravinsky
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#10. To witness that calm rhythm of life revives our worn souls and recaptures a feeling of belonging to the natural world. No one can return from the Serengeti unchanged, for tawny lions will forever prowl our memory and great herds throng our imagination. - Author: George Schaller
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#11. With the Rhythm Kings, I can involve myself in arranging and producing the music as well as the choice of songs. - Author: Bill Wyman
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#12. Pete Townshend is one of my greatest influences. More than any other guitarist, he taught me how to play rhythm guitar and demonstrated its importance, particularly in a three-piece band. - Author: Alex Lifeson
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#13. I think a good study of music would be indispensable to the animators - a realization on their part of how primitive music is, how natural it is for people to want to go to music - a study of rhythm, the dance - the various rhythms enter into our lives every day. - Author: Walt Disney
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#14. You ought to enjoy the rhythm of the sacred ride. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#15. There is also a rhythm and a pattern between the phenomena of nature which is not apparent to the eye, but only to the eye of analysis; and it is these rhythms and patterns which we call Physical Laws. What - Author: Richard Feynman
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#16. She closed her eyes, listening to the sound of his heartbeat. She always found its rhythm comforting. - Author: Sylvain Reynard
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#17. One has to work very carefully with what is in between the words. What is not said. Which is measure, which is rhythm and so on. So, it is what you don't write that frequently gives what you do write its power. - Author: Toni Morrison
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#18. Mankind has got to get back to the rhythm of the cosmos. - Author: D.H. Lawrence
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#19. I took the rhythm place, which a lot of people didn't know how to do the way I could, and this was really the first time that Johnny had a rhythm guitar player. - Author: Rick Derringer
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#20. The rhythm is below me, the rhythm of the heat. The rhythm is around me, the rhythm has control. The rhythm is inside me, the rhythm has my soul. - Author: Peter Gabriel
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#21. Musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul. - Author: Plato
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#22. Honestly, what we use a lot is melatonin. So we use lower dosages of melatonin, taking it at different times, depending upon where we are traveling and that can really help adjust the body's rhythm to wherever you are going. - Author: Shelby Harris
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#23. TV is a different animal. It's not a club set. As you said, you do short sets on TV - about five minutes. So you have to get that rhythm down and also be aware of the camera so you're connecting with the viewers at home as well as the studio audience. It's a different muscle to develop. - Author: Ted Alexandro
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#24. Nothing can stop the words so well as the mute alphabet of knit and purl. The curl of your cupped hand scoops up long drinks of calm. The rhythm you find is from down inside, rocking cradle, heartbeat, ocean. Waves on a rockless shore. - Author: Ann Hood
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#25. The good and bad are all tangled up together. American popular music is loved around the world because of its African rhythm. But that wouldn't have happened if it wasn't for slavery. - Author: Pete Seeger
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#26. What the fissure through which one sees disaster? The circle is unbroken; the harmony complete. Here is the central rhythm; here the common mainspring. I watch it expand, contract; and then expand again. Yet I am not included. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#27. Rhythm is something you either have or don't have, but when you have it, you have it all over. - Author: Elvis Presley
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#28. I still arrive, in order to laugh and to cry, to fear and to hope. The rhythm of my heart is the birth and death of all that is alive. - Author: Nhat Hanh
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#29. People assuming that because I'm a great athlete, I can dance. But no. My rhythm is off a little bit. - Author: Jackie Joyner-Kersee
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#30. I don't ... like rhythm, assonance, all that stuff. You just go on your nerve. If someone's chasing you down the street with a knife you just run, you don't turn around and shout, 'Give it up! I was a track star for Mineola Prep.' - Author: Frank O'Hara
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#31. There is rhythm in chaos - even within the cacophony of the mind. - Author: Shaun M. Thomas
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#32. ...music, if it really resonates, will beat somewhere right near your heartbeat. That music will make sense to you...because it's in rhythm with your soul. - Author: Maynard James Keenan
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#33. The strikes continue ruthlessly. I brace for each blow, numbering it as the heat subsides, and enjoying her tender exploration of my swollen lips in between. The rhythm pulls me through the assault and, all too soon, I acknowledge the tenth strike. - Author: Felicity Brandon
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#34. I dream of instruments obedient to my thought and which with their contribution of a whole new world of unsuspected sounds, will lend themselves to the exigencies of my inner rhythm. - Author: Edgard Varese
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#35. His blood coursed through my veins sweeter than life itself. And as it did, Lestats words made sense to me.
I knew peace only when I killed and when I heard his heart in that terrible rhythm,
I knew again what peace could be. - Author: Anne Rice
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#36. Asia is the continent rhythm forgot. At best Asian music is off-brand American pop, like Sonny Bono in a karaoke bar. At worst Asian music sounds as if a truck full of wind chimes collided
with a stack of empty oil drums during a birdcall contest. - Author: P. J. O'Rourke
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#37. Music is rhythm, and all theater is rhythm. It's about tempo and change and pulse, whether you're doing a verse play by Shakespeare or a musical. - Author: Diane Paulus
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#38. You may move eloquently, so you think, to the rhythm of some fated dance for some projected eternity, but if that fate is neither yours nor the work of your own hands, a rag doll knows more grace. - Author: Dew Platt
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#39. For in self-giving, if anywhere, we touch a rhythm not only of all creation but of all being. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#40. I've always spent a lot of time on my records with what I think were unique rhythmic approaches ... but no one ever writes about your rhythm playing - Author: Joe
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#41. You feel it in there, pacing your heart sometimes, and it has what's called a defibrillator. Should I suffer that arhythmia, it's generally sudden death. And the paddles that are internal shock you back and restore your rhythm to its normal and natural state. - Author: Victoria Gotti
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#42. Find your own rhythm, and confidently go with that rhythm. When you become one with the rhythm and flow of your own life, you will encounter the rhythm of the universe that bestows harmony and order upon all things: the pulse of the cosmos, Yullyeo. - Author: Ilchi Lee
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#43. When I started out, even though you had your rhythm section, they were big horn sections, strings, live people laying on every part of the floor in the studio waiting for their chance to get on that one little track. - Author: Betty Wright
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#44. One of my big inspirations was Chuck Berry, and his playing was always about the rhythm and the lyrics. So I've always been that way in my playing, really. - Author: Mick Ralphs
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#45. Russians understand the rhythm of despair. - Author: Suzanne Massie
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#46. When a type design is good it is not because each individual letter of the alphabet is perfect in form, but because there is a feeling of harmony and unbroken rhythm that runs through the whole design, each letter kin to every other and to all. - Author: Frederic Goudy
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#47. 1. Balance 2. Momentum 3. Steady swing center 4. Relaxed arms 5. Rhythm - Author: Michael McTeigue
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#48. Certain songs by hearing the rhythm, it tells you that is either a love song or you might be heartbroken or the songs give you the vibes and you just know that certain songs are militant that you have to write. - Author: Dennis Brown
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#49. Joe Frazier is ugly. He has no rhythm, no footwork, no class, he cannot talk. - Author: Muhammad Ali
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#50. In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events. - Author: Georg Simmel
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#51. The slow rhythm of the body, the insistent rhythm of the wit, were they becoming irreconcilable in modern civilisation? The sedentary life, frustration and irritability; work with the body, fatigue - and peace of mind. - Author: Henry Williamson
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#52. Then I remember:These people are Brazilian-they come out of the womb salsa-ing to the rhythm of the contractions. - Author: Amanda Hudson
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#53. Pythagoras based musical education in the first place on certain melodies and rhythm that exercised a healing, a purifying influence on the human actions and passions, restoring 'Pristine Harmony' of the souls' faculties. He applied the same means to the curing of diseases of both body and mind ... - Author: Porphyry
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#54. Create intoxicating moments that make your heart pulsate to a new rhythm. - Author: Truth Devour
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#55. Anything has a rhythm to it, comedy or drama. There has to be a musicality to it. And everybody can't play the same instrument, ideally. But I think that we all have the same comedic tendencies, and that's why it works. We all sort of agree with what's funny. - Author: Bradley Cooper
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#56. Beauty brings warmth, elegance and grandeur. Something in our souls longs deeply for that graciousness and delight. When we advert to the presence of beauty, the direction, rhythm and energy of our lives become different. The - Author: John O'Donohue
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#57. You are not here to fix anything, because nothing is broken, but everything is continually changing and expanding. Release your struggle, and seek joy and fun, and in doing so, you will align with the fantastic expanding rhythm of this Universe. - Author: Esther Hicks
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#58. I'm still learning so much with every play I write. So I wrestle with word choice, rhythm in final drafts. I think you have to be ruthless. - Author: Stephen Karam
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#59. Style is the shape the ideal takes, rhythm, its movement. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#60. The essentials of poetry are rhythm, dance, and the human voice. - Author: Earle Birney
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#61. Sometimes it takes just living your life a certain way to be able to open yourself to the rhythm of the cosmos. - Author: John Frusciante
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#62. The rhythm of relations of color and size makes the absolute appear in the relativity of time and space. - Author: Piet Mondrian
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#63. She had to stay alert, ready to chivvy any of the hulking beasts who tried to slow down or escape, but now the herd had settled into a steady, drumming rhythm. This - Author: Erin Hunter
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#64. It's the change of rhythm which I think is what keeps me alive. In Spain I hear so much noise from my window that can't stand it. In Switzerland it's the lack of noise that drives me crazy. - Author: Geraldine Chaplin
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#65. White rhythm is waltzes, marches, and the polka. In Africa, rhythm is used for a celebratory groove, but white rhythm doesn't have such an enormous vocabulary of spirits. It's basically militant. - Author: Joni Mitchell
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#66. Somehow whether or not the war is winnable is beyond our scope, an irrelevant detail. We don't do it to win anymore; we do it because it's what we know how to do. Get ready to go. Get ready to come back. And the moments in between we mark on the calendar. It's our battle rhythm. - Author: Angela Ricketts
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#67. As Jeopardy devotees know, if you're trying to win on the show, the buzzer is all. On any given night, nearly all the contestants know nearly all the answers, so it's just a matter of who masters buzzer rhythm the best. - Author: Ken Jennings
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#68. Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order. - Author: Josiah Royce
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#69. I'm singing the way that I love to sing, which is like old soul, like old Al Green. I grew up about an hour from Memphis. So all that music that I grew up with - the Stax music and early rhythm 'n' blues - I'm doing that. I'm actually getting out from behind my guitar and I'm singing. - Author: Sheryl Crow
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#70. Does sound have rhythm? Does it rise and fall like the ocean? Does sound come and go like wind? - Author: Myron Uhlberg
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#71. All life is a rhythm," she said as I sat up. "All death is a rhythm suspended, a syncopation before life
resumes. - Author: Samuel R. Delany
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#72. With my guys and with the way that we live out there, we work out a lot and try to eat right, but we try to basically keep it our own rhythm and our own world. - Author: Brad Paisley
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#73. Rhythm is a perception of time ... when drawing, the tiredness of the hand is a rhythm. - Author: Pablo Picasso
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#74. When it comes to making the right moves at the right time, your dance partner is life itself or what can be referred to as your destiny. The more you pay attention and practice intuitive decision making skills, the better you will become at sensing the unique rhythm of your life. - Author: Paul O'Brien
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#75. Dance is the music of our body, sound is the rhythm of our feeling, silence is the symphony of our soul. - Author: Nelly Mazloum
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#76. Perhaps of all the most basic elements of music, rhythm most directly affects our central nervous system. - Author: George Crumb
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#77. I always look for a "rhythm" in my writing. A cadence to the sentences. Sometimes I think of pieces I write in a song writing infrastructure - i.e., a verse, a chorus that I return to, a bridge that's something differenct, a chorus that I return to. - Author: Mitch Albom
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#78. Splendid to arrive alone in a foreign country and feel the assault of difference. Here they are all along, busy with living; they don't talk or look like me. The rhythm of their day is entirely different; I am foreign. - Author: Frances Mayes
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#79. Isaiah is my rock. The string that holds me together when I'm ready to fall apart. He's the anchor that keeps me from floating away when I go too far. His heart has been the one constant rhythm in my life and I don't want to let it go. - Author: Katie McGarry
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#80. Her world became a heavy beat, a rhythm, an angry voice. - Author: Victoria Schwab
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#81. A supreme love, a motive that gives a sublime rhythm to a woman's life, and exalts habit into partnership with the soul's highest needs, is not to be had where and how she wills. - Author: George Eliot
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#82. I love to play smaller crowds with the Rhythm Kings. - Author: Bill Wyman
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#83. The musician may sing to you of the rhythm which is in all space, but he cannot give you the ear which arrests the rhythm, nor the voice that echoes it. - Author: Kahlil Gibran
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#84. He [the poet] brings out the inner part of things and presents them to men in such a way that they cannot refuse but must accept it. But how the mere choice and rhythm of words should produce so magical an effect no one has yet been able to comprehend, and least of all the poets themselves. - Author: Hilaire Belloc
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#85. I try to make the voice in my head come out onto the page. I try to make it much more conversational than other writing. I speak everything, so if something sounds right I write it. It's more about sound and the rhythm of speech than written language. - Author: James Frey
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#86. Moscow seethes and bubbles and gasps for air. It's always thirsting for something new, the newest events, the latest sensation. Everyone wants to be the first to know. It's the rhythm of life today. - Author: Svetlana Alliluyeva
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#87. To understand the harvest of your soul against the background of seasonal rhythm should give you a sense of quiet delight at the arrival of this time in your life. It should give you strength and a sense of how the deeper belonging of your soul-world will be revealed to you. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#88. In nature nothing is at standstill, everything pulsates, appears and disappears. Heart, breath, digestion, sleep and waking - birth and death - everything comes and goes in waves. Rhythm, periodicity, harmonious alternation of extremes is the rule. No use rebelling against the very pattern of life. - Author: Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj
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#89. In the context of fiercely monolingual dominant cultures like that of the United States, code-switching lays claim to a form of cultural power: the power to own but not be owned by the dominant language...Code-switching is a rich source of wit, humour, puns, word play, and games of rhythm and rhyme. - Author: Mary Louise Pratt
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#90. Each day is a journey. We come out of the night into the day. All creativity awakens at this primal threshold where light and darkness test and bless each other. You only discover balance in your life when you learn to trust the flow of this ancient rhythm. - Author: John O'Donohue
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#91. An uneasy rhythm of life is more life like than an easy death - Author: Suman Pokhrel
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#92. Worthy I will not change the rhythm of my heartbeat to accommodate men who do not understand her song. She sounds beautiful and deserves to be heard with open ears. - Author: Alexandra Elle
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#93. I hate working out, but I love jumping rope. Theres a rhythm. It's like dancing. - Author: Katy Perry
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#94. Silence: the motor drive of nothingness underneath all rhythm - threatened to last forever, a spell of sleep cast over the entire kingdom of listeners. - Author: Richard Powers
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#95. I write because I like to write. I find joy in the texture and tone and rhythm of words. It is a satisfaction like that which follows good and shared love. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#96. We grown-up people think that we appreciate music, but if we realized the sense that an infant has brought with it of appreciating sound and rhythm, we would never boast of knowing music. The infant is music itself. - Author: Hazrat Inayat Khan
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#97. I work grief and sadness out of my body when I dance, and I bring in joy and rhythm. - Author: Inga Muscio
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#98. The rhythm of movement is the dance of music. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#99. For me Brazilian music is the perfect mix of melody and rhythm. It just bubbles rhythmically. If I had to pick just one music style to play if would be Brazilian. - Author: Herbie Mann
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#100. If you have fathered a child, if you have given birth, if sex is a source of healthy pleasure, thank your pelvis and your reproductive organs for allowing you to feel the creative rhythms of life. - Author: Elizabeth Lesser
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