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It seems to me that in the western world, culture has something to do with appearance. A person thats out creating good
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"It seems to me that in the western world, culture has something to do with appearance. A person that's out creating good stuff has got to appreciate someone when they take the time to have an appearance that goes with what they're doing"

- Ornette Coleman

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This quote by Ornette Coleman recommends that in the western world, culture is typically associated with physical appearance. He is indicating that when someone is producing something significant, it is important to acknowledge when somebody takes the time to present themselves in such a way that follows their work. This could indicate dressing in a specific way, wearing particular accessories, or having a certain hairstyle. Coleman is suggesting that physical appearance is an important part of culture and ought to be valued. He is also suggesting that it is very important to recognize when someone takes the time to present themselves in such a way that follows their work. This could be seen as a kind of regard for the work they are doing and the effort they are putting in. Ultimately, Coleman is recommending that physical look is a fundamental part of culture and need to be appreciated.

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Ornette Coleman somewhere between March 19, 1930 and today. He/she was a famous Musician from USA. The author also have 31 other quotes.

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