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"[Science is] the labor and handicraft of the mind." - Francis Bacon

"Every decade needs its own manual of handicraft." - Liberty Hyde Bailey

"Science is the labor and handicraft of the mind; poetry can only be considered its recreation." - Francis Bacon

"Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced." - Leo Tolstoy

"To curb the machine and limit art to handicraft is a denial of opportunity." - Lewis Mumford

"The object of basic education is the physical, intellectual and moral development of children through the medium of handicraft." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Everything you possess of skill, and wealth, and handicraft, wasn't it first merely a thought and a quest?" - Rumi

"To have much learning, to be skillful in handicraft, well-trained in discipline, and to be of good speech - this is the greatest blessing." - Gautama Buddha

"Authorship is, according to the spirit in which it is pursued, an infamy, a pastime, a day-labor, a handicraft, an art, a science, a virtue." - August Wilhelm von Schlegel

"Radio and television... have succeeded in lifting the manufacture of banality out of the sphere of handicraft and placed it in that of a major industry." - Nathalie Sarraute

"Television has lifted the manufacture of banality out of the sphere of handicraft and placed it in that of a major industry." - Nathalie Sarraute

"Children have a natural antipathy to books- handicraft should be the basis of education. Boys and girls should be taught to use their hands to make something, and they would be less apt to destroy and be mischievous." - Oscar Wilde

"You can set up an altar to God in your minds by means of prayer. And so it is fitting to pray at your trade, on a journey, standing at a counter or sitting at your handicraft." - Saint John Chrysostom

"The fact that I still find so much beauty in a handicraft is because my mother taught us to see not just the craft as a product but the craft as an embodiment of human creativity and human labor." - Vandana Shiva

"If an ant seeks the rank of Solomon, don't smile contemptuously upon its quest. Everything you possess of skill, and wealth and handicraft, wasn't it first merely a thought and a quest?" - Rumi

"Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education. Boys and girls should be taught to use their hands to make something, and they would be less apt to destroy and be mischievous." - Oscar Wilde

"Ideally, advertising aims at the goal of a programmed harmony among all human impulses and aspirations and endeavors. Using handicraft methods, it stretches out toward the ultimate electronic goal of a collective consciousness." - Marshall Mcluhan

"It did not look like the work of God, but it might have represented the handicraft of a God with a joyous sense of humor, a dancing God who loved mischief as much as prayer, and playfulness as much as mischief." - Pat Conroy

"Mass production is only profitable if its rhythm can be maintained.. that is, if it can continue to sell its product in steady or increasing quantity. The result is that while, under the handicraft or small-unit system of production that was typical a century ago, demand created the supply, today supply must actively seek to create its corresponding demand." - Edward Bernays

"Eventhough you are not equipped, keep searching: equipment isn't necessary on the way to the Lord. Whoever you see engaged in search, become her friend and cast your head in front of her, for choosing to be a neighbour of seekers, you become one yourself; protected by conquerors, you will yourself learn to conquer. If an ant seeks the rank of Solomon, don't smile contemptuously upon its quest. And of all your skills, and wealth and handicraft, Weren't they first merely a thought and a quest?" - Rumi



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