Poetry lifts the veil from the hidden beauty of the world, and makes familiar objects be as if they were not familiar.
A poet is a professional maker of verbal objects.
It gets quite difficult for me when I listen to pop music. I don’t often understand the words, but when someone translates them to me, I think, ‘What is this song representing? That women are just there to be treated like objects?’
The assertion of failure coming from such persons does not mean that Mr. Mill failed to promote the practical success of those objects the advocacy of which forms the chief feature of his political writings.
There is an invisible strength within us; when it recognizes two opposing objects of desire, it grows stronger.
Within this widest concept of object, and specifically within the concept of individual object, Objects and phenomena stand in contrast with each other.
The sensory acts are accordingly distinguished by their objects.
To me, consensus seems to be the process of abandoning all beliefs, principles, values and policies. So it is something in which no one believes and to which no one objects.
The self has the characteristic that it is an object to itself, and that characteristic distinguishes it from other objects and from the body.
There is a very remarkable inclination in human nature to bestow on external objects the same emotions which it observes in itself, and to find every where those ideas which are most present to it.