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We are symbols, and inhabit symbols. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


Nature is a temple in which living columns sometimes emit confused words. Man approaches it through forests of symbols, which observe him with familiar glances. - Charles Pierre Baudelaire


The symbolic view of things is a consequence of long absorption in images. Is sign language the real language of Paradise? - Hugo Ball


We often say how impressive power is. But I do not find it impressive at all. The guns and the bombs, the rockets and the warships, are all symbols of human failure. They are necessary symbols that protect what we cherish. - Lyndon Baines Johnson


A sex-symbol becomes a thing, I just hate being a thing. But if I'm going to be a symbol of something I'd rather have it sex than some other things we've got symbols of. - Marilyn Monroe


We humans are an extremely important manifestation of the replication bomb, because it is through us - through our brains, our symbolic culture and our technology - that the explosion may proceed to the next stage and reverberate through deep space. - Richard Dawkins


That's the trouble, a sex symbol becomes a thing. But if I'm going to be a symbol of something, I'd rather have it sex than some other things we've got symbols of. - Marilyn Monroe


Man's ultimate concern must be expressed symbolically, because symbolic language alone is able to express the ultimate. - Paul Johannes Tillich