Filter Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old filter quotes, filter sayings, and filter proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It's a common mistake to speak the same to everybody. We all have different filters.     

Julian Treasure

Without a filter, a man is just chaos walking.     

Patrick Ness

Stop filtering your nutrients through somebody else's body.     

Gary Yourofsky

Filter your pain through the brevity of this life and the unending beauty of the next.     

Max Lucado

When the filter is weakened by a powerful drug, what we see is not delusion but the truth.     

William Peter Blatty

In general, the final filter of Hollywood is for-profit. Nothing goes through unless it can make money.     

Adam McKay

You don't filter smokestacks or water. Instead, you put the filter in your head and design the problem out of existence.     

William McDonough

We have no filter for music, but we feel it when what's being spoken and sung is telling a story and evidencing a character.     

Marc E. Platt

It's like there's a filter set up in my brain, except instead of making things better, it twists everything around so what comes out of my mouth is totally wrong, totally different from what I was thinking.     

Lauren Oliver

Strain your brain more than your eye... You can copy a thing to a certain limit. Then you must use intellect.     

Thomas Eakins

You cannot sift out the poor from the community. The poor are indispensable to the rich.     

Henry Ward Beecher

As you sift through this very solid-looking body, you have to go only so far before you end up with a handful of nothing.     

Deepak Chopra

Sift each of us through the great sieve of circumstance and you have a residue, great or small as the case may be, that is the man or the woman.     

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

Sifting daylight dissolves the memory, turns it into dust motes floating in light.     

Toni Morrison

Purify the mind through selfless service.     

Mata Amritanandamayi

Purify your eyes, and see the pure world. Your life will fill with radiant forms.     


Purify your life by keeping the commandments. This will help you qualify for the Spirit, who will assist you in your quest.     

Ann M. Dibb

Purify yourself from the attributes of self, so that you may see your own pure, untarnished essence.     


You can filter certain stuff - it depends what artist you are - but you're never going to be true to yourself if you're worried about what other people think.     

Stefflon Don

We are the strongest filter we can place before the lens. We point the lens both outward and inward.     

John Paul Caponigro

In the digital age, we filter forward instead of filtering out. As a result, all that material is still available to us and to others to filter in their own ways, and to bring forward in other contexts.     

David Weinberger