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    I turned off the talking politicos. Too much jabbering at each other. Not enough care about humans.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: care 
     
    In critical moments, men sometimes see exactly what they wish to see.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: men  moment  wishes 
     
    A stallion must first be broken before it can reach its potential.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: potential  broken 
     
    I think it's my adventure, my trip, my journey, and I guess my attitude is, let the chips fall where they may.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    Boston was a great city to grow up in, and it probably still is. We were surrounded by two very important elements: academia and the arts. I was surrounded by theater, music, dance, museums. And I learned how to sail on the Charles River. So I had a great childhood in Boston. It was wonderful.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: music  dance  childhood 
     
    May I say that I have not thoroughly enjoyed serving with humans? I find their illogic and foolish emotions a constant irritant.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: emotion 
     
    I'm touched by the idea that when we do things that are useful and helpful - collecting these shards of spirituality - that we may be helping to bring about a healing.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: healing  ideas 
     
    Spock is definitely one of my best friends. When I put on those ears, it's not like just another day. When I become Spock, that day becomes something special.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: friends 
     
    Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: logic  wisdom 
     
    For a period of time, I carried cameras with me wherever I went, and then I realized that my interest in photography was turning toward the conceptual. So I wasn't carrying around cameras shooting stuff, I was developing concepts about what I wanted to shoot. And then I'd get the camera angle and do the job
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: time  job  photography 
     
    Essentially, in photography, I think on two levels: one emotional and the other technical. The emotional impact has to do with looking for something dramatic happening in the photograph, something that reaches out and touches somebody in some way. And the technical is having to do with composition and framing - light and dark, light and shadow.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    We are all children searching for love.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    You create your own life and your work. Give us your best.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: work 
     
    Computers make excellent and efficient servants, but I have no wish to serve under them.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: wishes  computer 
     
    It's all about trying to make the world and the universe a better place. I'm proud to be connected with it. I think we need that in our lives. We need ethical, heroic people trying to do the right thing to help others and to improve life on this planet and in the universe.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: people  live  world  right  help  universe 
     
    When you let me take I'm grateful. When you let me give I'm blessed.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: blessed 
     
    The miracle is this: the more we share the more we have.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: miracle  shares 
     
    What mark will I leave behind? How will anyone know I have been here? What sign will tell the future traveler I existed? 'I am here! Today... I exist'. I believe the deepest impression is made in those moments when I can say 'I care, I love'.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: future  believe  moment  care 
     
    My dream concept is that I have a camera and I am trying to photograph what is essentially invisible. And every once in a while I get a glimpse of her and I grab that picture.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: dreams 
     
    Whatever we are we belong together. Wherever we are, we will find each other. Whoever we are we are forever one.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: forever 
     
    Those who cannot hear an angry shout may strain to hear a whisper.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    Without followers, evil cannot spread.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: evil 
     
    Because I have known despair, I value hope. Because I have tasted frustration, I value fulfillment. Because I have been lonely, I value love.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: despair  value  hope 
     
    A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: memory  moment  garden 
     
    The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    I use a computer. I don't know if that qualifies me as a techie, but I'm pretty good on the computer.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: computer 
     
    I've been working with photography for many years.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: photography  year 
     
    I became hooked on the idea of being able to shoot an image and process it myself, and end up with a product.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: process  ideas 
     
    I think about myself as like an ocean liner that's been going full speed for a long distance, and the captain pulls the throttle back all the way to 'stop', but the ship doesn't stop immediately. It has its own momentum and it keeps on going, and I'm very flattered that people are still finding me useful.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: people  ocean 
     
    Because I have been lonely, I value love.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: value 
     
    Insufficient facts always invite danger.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: danger  facts 
     
    Pablo Casals has this simple and sincere attitude of knowing where it's at - of saying, "This is the way it is." If I thought I could carry some of that into my life, I would be happy.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    I did not move into developing or processing color. I stayed with black and white. I still think to this day that I prefer to work in black and white if it has to do with poetry or anything other than specific reality. I have worked in color when I thought it was the appropriate way to express the thought that I was working on
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: work  reality  thoughts  poetry  black 
     
    The means of many outweigh the means of the few or one.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    I've enjoyed photography, ever since I was a teenager, and I'm still at it. I've had shows in various cities, around the country, and I have a number of pieces in permanent collections in museums that I'm very proud of.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    I am not Spock. But given the choice, if I had to be someone else, I would be Spock. If someone said, "You can have the choice of being any other TV character ever played," I would choose Spock. I like him. I admire him. I respect him
    — Leonard Nimoy
    Rocket ships are exciting but so are roses on a birthday.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    Find out what it is that touches you most deeply. Pursue it, learn about it, explore it, expand on it. Live with it and nurture it.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: live  learn 
     
    How many times have we come away from an argument wishing we had said and done something different?
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: time 
     
    You know, for a long time I have been of the opinion that artists don't necessarily know what they're doing. You don't necessarily know what kind of universal concept you're tapping into.
    — Leonard Nimoy
    tags: time  opinion  artist 
     
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