Drawing The Line Quotes by Paul Klee, Shonda Rhimes, Felix Frankfurter, Huston Smith, Yusef Komunyakaa, Gilbert K. Chesterton and many others.
In the final analysis, a drawing simply is no longer a drawing, no matter how self-sufficient its execution may be. It is a symbol, and the more profoundly the imaginary lines of projection meet higher dimensions, the better.
Boundaries don’t keep other people out, they fence you in.
The line must follow some direction of policy, whether rooted in logic or experience. Lines should not be drawn simply for the sake of drawing lines.
At some point, you have to make a decision. Boundaries don’t keep other people out. They fence you in. Life is messy. That’s how we’re made. So, you can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them
A drawing is simply a line going for a walk.
Every society and religion has rules, for both have moral laws. And the essence of morality consists, as in art, of drawing the line somewhere.
You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.
I close my eyes and can see men drawing lines in the dust. America pushes through the membrane of mist and smoke, and I’m a small boy again in Bogalusa.
Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
In fact, Western culture has spent decades drawing lines and boxes around interconnected phenomena. We’ve chunked the world into pieces rather than explored its webby nature.
Stop the bullsh*t. Stop drawing lines in the sand like previous generations [have done].
Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace.
One of the things I like about doing historical films is drawing the line between now and then.