Kaleidoscope quotes:

  • I love L.A., but I don't live there. I spent some time there when I was recording 'Kaleidoscope,' mainly working with some of the artists I collaborated with. The city and people in L.A. have a great vibe and the weather is always beautiful. -- Tiesto
  • At any one time language is a kaleidoscope of styles, genres and dialects. -- David Crystal
  • At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities. -- Jean Houston
  • Nearly all the Brazilian supporters are wearing yellow shirts - it's a fabulous kaleidoscope of colour. -- John Motson
  • Life, on this Earth may be likened to a great Kaleidoscope before which the scenes and facts and material substances are ever shifting and changing and all any man can do is to take these facts and substances and re-arrange them in new combinations. -- Napoleon Hill
  • When I have them working together, it's like a beautiful kaleidoscope. -- Ornette Coleman
  • Life is like an ever-shifting kaleidoscope - a slight change, and all patterns alter. -- Sharon Salzberg
  • There's a time for everyone, If they only learn, that the twisting kaleidoscope moves us all in turn. -- Elton John
  • Looking at fires when high, by the way, especially through one of those prism kaleidoscopes which image their surroundings, is an extraordinarily moving and beautiful experience. -- Carl Sagan
  • One might as well attempt to calculate mathematically the contingent forms of the tinkling bits of glass in a kaleidoscope as to look through the tube of the future and foretell its pattern. -- Henry Ward Beecher
  • You can go into Mark Twain's material and prove anything you want. He was against war. He was for war. He was against rich people and he was for them. He was a kaleidoscope. -- Hal Holbrook
  • You can go into Mark Twain's material and prove anything you want. He was against war. He was for war. He was against rich people and he was for them. He was a kaleidoscope -- Hal Holbrook
  • My family is a kaleidoscope... My family is like that. We're all different colors, like a prism. When we have light shine and stuff, we're beautiful. When it's dark, nothing shines, and it's a rock. -- Olesya Rulin
  • Black life is ambiguous, and a kaleidoscope of meanings, rich, multi-sided . . . we have frozen our vision in figures that caricature, at best the complexity of our lives and leave the real artistic chore of interpretation unfinished. -- Charles Bartlett Johnson
  • Creativity is a lot like looking at the world through a kaleidoscope. You look at a set of elements, the same ones everyone else sees, but then reassemble those floating bits and pieces into an enticing new possibility. -- Rosabeth Moss Kanter
  • You're looking through the kaleidoscope of God and seeing God's face in so many ways, as friends, as strangers, passersby, country roads, jammed freeways, the cancer ward, the maternity ward - all the faces of God surround you at all times. -- Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell
  • Many a man has a kind of a kaleidoscope, where the bits of broken glass are his own merits and fortunes; and they fall into harmonious arrangements, and delight him, often most mischievously and to his ultimate detriment; but they are a present pleasure. -- Arthur Helps
  • Our past is not, as some fear, a series of events carved in stone that we must carry around for the rest of our lives... but a kaleidoscope of experiences that, when viewed through different lenses, can 'color' (change) how we see our present and future. -- Bill Crawford
  • Rollerball is an incoherent mess, a jumble of footage in search of plot, meaning, rhythm and sense. There are bright colors and quick movement on the screen, which we can watch as a visual pattern that, in entertainment value, falls somewhere between a kaleidoscope and a lava lamp. -- Roger Ebert
  • I would stand transfixed before the windows of the confectioners' shops, fascinated by the luminous sparkle of candied fruits, the cloudy lustre of jellies, the kaleidoscope inflorescence of acidulated fruit drops - red, green, orange, violet: I coveted the colours themselves as much as the pleasure they promised me. -- Simone de Beauvoir
  • The tantalizing and compelling pursuit of mathematical problems offers mental absorption, peace of mind amid endless challenges, repose in activity, battle without conflict, refuge from the goading urgency of contingent happenings, and the sort of beauty changeless mountains present to senses tried by the present day kaleidoscope of events. -- Morris Kline
  • For we live with those retrievals from childhood that coalesce and echo throughout our lives, the way shattered pieces of glass in a kaleidoscope reappear in new forms and are songlike in their refrains and rhymes, making up a single monologue. We live permanently in the recurrence of our own stories, whatever story we tell. -- Michael Ondaatje
  • There is no such thing as a new idea. It is impossible. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope. We give them a turn and they make new and curious combinations. We keep on turning and making new combinations indefinitely; but they are the same old pieces of colored glass that have been in use through all the ages. -- Mark Twain
  • Our days are a kaleidoscope. Every instant a change takes place in the contents. New harmonies, new contrasts, new combinations of every sort. Nothing ever happens twice alike. The most familiar people stand each moment in some new relation to each other, to their work, to surrounding objects. The most tranquil house, with the most serene inhabitants, living upon the utmost regularity of system, is yet exemplifying infinite diversities. -- Henry Ward Beecher
  • Like a kaleidoscope which is every now and then given a turn, society arranges successively in different orders elements which one would have supposed immutable, and composes a new pattern. -- Marcel Proust
  • I think of my life as a unity of circles. Some are concentric, others overlap, but they all connect in some way. Sometimes the connections don't happen for years. But when they do, I marvel. As in a shimmering kaleidoscope, familiar patterns keep unfolding -- Dorothy Height
  • Truth is a kaleidoscope - it alters with perspective -- Sweety Shinde
  • You're a kaleidoscope, you change every time I look away. -- Rainbow Rowell
  • You're the girl from the song- the girl with kaleidoscope eyes. -- Collen Clayton
  • You stuttered like a kaleidoscope, because you knew too many words. -- Stephin Merritt
  • There is no law of history any more than of a kaleidoscope. -- John Ruskin
  • I was in the first submarine. Instead of a periscope, they had a kaleidoscope. "We're surrounded." -- Steven Wright
  • I see her as a series of marvellous shapes formed at random in the kaleidoscope of desire. -- Angela Carter
  • Bad days my memory functions no better than an out-of-focus kaleidoscope, but other days me recall is painfully perfect. -- Mordecai Richler
  • I told [McCourt] the season is like a kaleidoscope. Every day it changes one degree and the picture is different. -- Ned Colletti
  • Life can be just black and white, but with imagination, life is a kaleidoscope of exhilarating colors and breathtaking adventures. -- Wes Adamson
  • Jump start my kaleidoscope heart, Love to watch the colors fade, They may not make sense, But they sure as hell made me. -- Sara Bareilles
  • He looks at me, the light in his eyes fractures into millions of bitsā??a kaleidoscope of darkness that may never be fixed. -- Alyson Noel
  • Baseball is a game where you are always waiting, and then when something happens it's like turning a kaleidoscope when you were a kid. -- Frederick Busch
  • The kaleidoscope has been shaken. The pieces are in flux. Soon they will settle again. Before they do, let us re-order this world around us. -- Tony Blair
  • There is no such thing as a new idea. We simply take a lot of old ideas and put them into a sort of mental kaleidoscope. -- Mark Twain
  • It's incredible how one song or even one little phrase or just a few notes, if you really concentrate on it, can be a kaleidoscope of possibility. -- Bill Frisell
  • It may look as though two chess players are sitting at the board peacefully calculating possibilities, but in actuality they are seething with a kaleidoscope of emotions. -- Shankarananda
  • We are stratified creatures, creatures full of abysses, with a soul of inconstant quicksilver, with a mind whose color and shape change as in a kaleidoscope that is constantly shaken. -- Pascal Mercier
  • You can go into Mark Twain's material and prove anything you want. He was against war. He was for war. He was against rich people and he was for them. He was a kaleidoscope." -- Hal Holbrook