Jason Dohring - Everything has a natural explanation. The moon is not a god, but a great rock, and the sun a hot rock.
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Christian Furchtegott Gellert - To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.
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Alfred Jodl - The only correct actions are those that demand no explanation and no apology.
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Alfred A. Knopf - The difference between a tool and a machine is not capable of very precise distinction; nor is it necessary, in a popular explanation of those terms, to limit very strictly their acceptation.
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John L. Lewis - Hopefully my music is medicine, some type of antidote for something or some kind of explanation or just to feel good.
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Ben Lexcen - I'm not satisfied with the explanations I get from tv or from school.
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Rafael Palmeiro - In fact, when you get right down to it, almost every explanation Man came up with for anything until about 1926 was stupid.
[ Almost Anything Came Down Every Explanation Fact Get Man Right Stupid Until Up]
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Arthur W. Pinero - The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision.
[ Employee Explanation Five New Observation Preparation Showing Skills Steps Supervision Teaching]
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Helen Reddy - There is a strong tendency in explanatory prose to invoke quantities of tension, energy, and whatnot to explain the genesis of pattern. I believe that all such explanations are inappropriate or wrong.
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Keri Russell - This has always been a man's world, and none of the reasons that have been offered in explanation have seemed adequate.
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Simone Signoret - Science is not a game in which arbitrary rules are used to decide what explanations are to be permitted.
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John Surtees - Stupidity trumps Machiavelli almost every time when you are looking for an explanation.
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Abe Vigoda - It is characteristic of science that the full explanations are often seized in their essence by the percipient scientist long in advance of any possible proof.
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- As for the British churchman, he goes to church as he goes to the bathroom, with the minimum of fuss and no explanation if he can help it.
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- You don't need an explanation for everything, Recognize that there are such things as miracles - events for which there are no ready explanations. Later knowledge may explain those events quite easily.
[ Easily Events Everything Explain Explanation Explanations Knowledge Later May Miracles Need Quite Ready Recognize Such Things Those Which]
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- The most important training, though, is to experience life as a writer, questioning everything, inventing multiple explanations for everything. If you do that, all the other things will come; if you don't, there's no hope for you.
[ Come Everything Experience Explanations Hope Important Inventing Life Most Multiple Other Questioning Things Though Training Will Writer]
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- And do you accept the idea that there is no explanation?
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- There has to be a mathematical explanation for how bad that tie is.
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- I do not find the supposed scientific consensus among my colleagues. Curiously, it is a feature of man-made global warming that every fact confirms it: rising temperatures or decreasing temperatures. No matter what the weather, some model of global warming offers a watertight explanation.
[ Among Colleagues Confirms Consensus Curiously Decreasing Every Explanation Fact Feature Find Global Man-Made Matter Model Offers Rising Scientific Some Supposed Temperatures Warming Watertight Weather]
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- On the ordinary view of each species having been independently created, we gain no scientific explanation.
[ Been Created Each Explanation Gain Having Independently Ordinary Scientific Species View]
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- The place to find the explanation for the liberal-activist mindset of the courts is in the political arena.
[ Arena Courts Explanation Find Mindset Place Political]
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- I embarked on my life - I didn't do anything. I don't have an explanation.
[ Anything Embarked Explanation Life]
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- The overwhelming majority of theories are rejected because they contain bad explanations, not because they fail experimental tests.
[ Bad Because Contain Experimental Explanations Fail Majority Overwhelming Rejected Tests Theories]
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- The truly privileged theories are not the ones referring to any particular scale of size or complexity, nor the ones situated at any particular level of the predictive hierarchy, but the ones that contain the deepest explanations.
[ Any Complexity Contain Deepest Explanations Hierarchy Level Nor Ones Particular Predictive Privileged Referring Scale Situated Size Theories Truly]
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- Introspection and preserved writings give us far more insight into the ways of past humans than we have into the ways of past dinosaurs. For that reason, I'm optimistic that we can eventually arrive at convincing explanations for these broadest patterns of human history.
[ Arrive Broadest Convincing Dinosaurs Eventually Explanations Far Give History Human Humans Insight Into Introspection More Optimistic Past Patterns Preserved Reason Than These Us Ways Writings]
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- There is no waste of time in life like that of making explanations.
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- We are tired of aristocratic explanations in Harvard words.
[ Aristocratic Explanations Harvard Tired Words]
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- There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be taken into account in an explanation of our gusts and storms.
[ Account Country Deal Explanation Great Into Our Storms Taken Us Which Within Would]
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- Don't confuse hypothesis and theory. The former is a possible explanation; the latter, the correct one. The establishment of theory is the very purpose of science.
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- Now I say I'm a diarist with an explanation I'll get back to you on. Someday I may try and write in memoir form.
[ Back Explanation Form Get May Memoir Now Say Someday Try Write]
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- Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty.
[ Beauty Cloak Drop Even Explanation Facts First Forth Hidden Improbable Naked Scant Seem Simple Stand Them Which Will]
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- I think it is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises - but only performance is reality.
[ Business Explanations Immutable Law Only Performance Promises Reality Think Words]
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- In business, words are words; explanations are explanations, promises are promises, but only performance is reality.
[ Business Explanations Only Performance Promises Reality Words]
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- It is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations, promises are promises-but only performance is reality.
[ Business Explanations Immutable Law Only Performance Promises Reality Words]
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- What can be more clear and sound in explanation, than the love of a parent to his child?
[ Child Clear Explanation His Love More Parent Sound Than]
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- Of course, the simple explanation of the fact is that marriage is the most important act of man's life in Europe or America, and that everything depends upon it.
[ Act America Course Depends Europe Everything Explanation Fact Important Life Man Marriage Most Simple Upon]
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- Explanation separates us from astonishment, which is the only gateway to the incomprehensible.
[ Astonishment Explanation Gateway Incomprehensible Only Separates Us Which]
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- I believe I am entitled to a public explanation.
[ Am Believe Entitled Explanation Public]
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- Terrorism, ladies and gentlemen, in my eyes I have a very, very, very simple explanation. Gangs of criminals, killers, used unfortunately by certain governments in the past for political purposes, who are on their own now as gangs.
[ Certain Criminals Explanation Eyes Gangs Gentlemen Governments Killers Ladies Now Own Past Political Purposes Simple Terrorism Their Unfortunately Used Very]
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- And let me take one of the explanations most commonly given: Analysts were pressured to reach conclusions that would fit the political agenda of one or another administration. I deeply think that is a wrong explanation.
[ Administration Agenda Analysts Another Commonly Conclusions Deeply Explanation Explanations Fit Given Most Political Pressured Reach Take Think Were Would Wrong]
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- And never - not in a single case - was the explanation, 'I was pressured to do this.' The explanation was very often, 'The limited data we had led one to reasonably conclude this. I now see that there's another explanation for it.'
[ Another Case Conclude Data Explanation Had Led Limited Never Now Often Pressured Reasonably See Single Very]
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- Whichever theory we adopt to give a rational explanation of human existence, that theory must take into account and explain the mental nature we see at work in all modern communities.
[ Account Adopt Communities Existence Explain Explanation Give Human Into Mental Modern Must Nature Rational See Take Theory Whichever Work]
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- People would ask me why I was doing what I was doing - but I always told them that I just loved to skate. There was no other explanation.
[ Always Ask Doing Explanation Just Loved Other Skate Them Told Why Would]
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- Any decision I make is based on myself, and the only person I have to give an explanation to is God.
[ Any Based Decision Explanation Give God Make Myself Only Person]
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- It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.
[ Believing Civilisation Devil Explanation Given Modern Only Stupid Up]
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- There are no explanations, there are no answers.
[ Answers Explanations]
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- Myth is an attempt to narrate a whole human experience, of which the purpose is too deep, going too deep in the blood and soul, for mental explanation or description.
[ Attempt Blood Deep Description Experience Explanation Going Human Mental Myth Purpose Soul Too Which Whole]
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- An explanation of cause is not a justification by reason.
[ Cause Explanation Justification Reason]
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- I would suggest, merely as a metaphor here, but also as the basis for a scientific program to investigate the computational capacity of the universe, that this is also a reasonable explanation for why the universe is complex.
[ Also Basis Capacity Complex Computational Explanation Here Investigate Merely Metaphor Program Reasonable Scientific Suggest Universe Why Would]
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- There is no explanation for evil. It must be looked upon as a necessary part of the order of the universe. To ignore it is childish, to bewail it senseless.
[ Bewail Childish Evil Explanation Ignore Looked Must Necessary Order Part Senseless Universe Upon]
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- My explanation remains the same: It was an attempt to make the point that anyone who opposed the war can achieve their objective by working within their sphere of influence, whether their political party or community of faith.
[ Achieve Anyone Attempt Community Explanation Faith Influence Make Objective Opposed Party Point Political Remains Same Sphere Their War Whether Within Working]
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- The evolutionary explanation for origins, although impossible either to prove or to test scientifically, is nevertheless defended by its proponents on the basis that it is the only explanation which is naturalistic, not involving the 'supernatural' element of a divine Creator.
[ Although Basis Creator Defended Divine Either Element Evolutionary Explanation Impossible Involving Naturalistic Nevertheless Only Origins Proponents Prove Scientifically Supernatural Test Which]
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- A little inaccuracy sometimes saves a ton of explanation.
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- Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.
[ Because Explanation Love Reason Seek Solutions]
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- And if you can offer an explanation as to why it doesn't work then you've got to the whole root of comedy.
[ Comedy Explanation Got Offer Root Then Whole Why Work]
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- A key issue in developmental biology at that time was the problem of how cells underwent differentiation, with most workers concentrating on explanations in terms of changes in enzyme and gene regulation.
[ Biology Cells Changes Concentrating Developmental Differentiation Enzyme Explanations Gene How Issue Key Most Problem Regulation Terms Time Underwent Workers]
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- Most intellectuals today have a phobia of any explanation of the mind that invokes genetics.
[ Any Explanation Genetics Intellectuals Invokes Mind Most Phobia Today]
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- And the actual achievements of biology are explanations in terms of mechanisms founded on physics and chemistry, which is not the same thing as explanations in terms of physics and chemistry.
[ Achievements Actual Biology Chemistry Explanations Founded Mechanisms Physics Same Terms Thing Which]
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- The clearest explanation for the failure of any marriage is that the two people are incompatible; that is, that one is male and the other female.
[ Any Clearest Explanation Failure Female Incompatible Male Marriage Other Two]
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- But myth is something else than an explanation of the world, of history, and of destiny.
[ Destiny Else Explanation History Myth Something Than World]
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- When a great team loses through complacency, it will constantly search for new and more intricate explanations to explain away defeat.
[ Away Complacency Constantly Defeat Explain Explanations Great Intricate Loses More New Search Team Through Will]
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- The point of my explanation is I'm very subjective when it comes to describing my characters: they are all a little bit a part of me from the outside in or the inside out - but to put your mind at ease, I built Paul Snider from the outside in.
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- Communism to me is one-third practice and two-thirds explanation.
[ Communism Explanation One-Third Practice Two-Thirds]
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- Throughout human history, the apostles of purity, those who have claimed to possess a total explanation, have wrought havoc among mere mixed-up human beings.
[ Among Apostles Beings Claimed Explanation Havoc History Human Mere Possess Purity Those Throughout Total Wrought]
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- What does it feel like to be a parent? What does it feel like to be a child? And that's what stories do. They bring you there. They offer a dramatic explanation, which is always different from an expository explanation.
[ Always Bring Child Different Does Dramatic Explanation Feel Offer Parent Stories Which]
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- I have three degrees in history and only one in law, but since I came back to specialize in constitutional law where history is so essentially a part and an explanation of much that exists, the two disciplines blended very well.
[ Back Blended Came Constitutional Degrees Disciplines Essentially Exists Explanation History Law Much Only Part Since Specialize Three Two Very Well Where]
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- The Rose is without an explanation; She blooms, because She blooms.
[ Because Blooms Explanation Rose She Without]
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- I have a kind of standard explanation why, which goes like this: Science fiction is one way of making sense out of a senseless world.
[ Explanation Fiction Goes Kind Making Out Science Sense Senseless Standard Way Which Why World]
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- But if it not be true, the myth itself requires to be explained, and every principle of philosophy and common sense demand that the explanation be sought, not in arbitrary allegorical categories, but in the actual facts of ritual or religious custom to which the myth attaches.
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- In all the antique religions, mythology takes the place of dogma; that is, the sacred lore of priests and people... and these stories afford the only explanation that is offered of the precepts of religion and the prescribed rules of ritual.
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- The simplest and most psychologically satisfying explanation of any observed phenomenon is that it happened that way because someone wanted it to happen that way.
[ Any Because Explanation Happen Happened Most Observed Phenomenon Psychologically Satisfying Simplest Someone Wanted Way]
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- If some really acute observer made as much of egotism as Freud has made of sex, people would forget a good deal about sex and find the explanation for everything in egotism.
[ Acute Deal Egotism Everything Explanation Find Forget Freud Good Made Much Observer Really Sex Some Would]
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- Good luck needs no explanation.
[ Explanation Good Luck Needs]
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- Maybe... there is a perfectly reasonable explanation for unlawfully detaining 120 people. Maybe they just got carried away with last year's idea of pre-emptive strikes and thought, 'Let's not wait for an actual crime to occur. Let's get the innocent.
[ Actual Away Carried Crime Detaining Explanation Get Got Idea Innocent Just Last Maybe Occur Perfectly Pre-Emptive Reasonable Strikes Thought Wait Year]
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- Could I interrupt here, because there is an alternative explanation, which you are particularly well placed to examine. You know the argument that it is the alchemists in the laboratories who invent the sweet new kits.
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- As of now, string theorists have no explanation of why there are three large dimensions as well as time, and the other dimensions are microscopic. Proposals about that have been all over the map.
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- If the abstract rights of man will bear discussion and explanation, those of women, by a parity of reasoning, will not shrink from the same test.
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