Joy Adamson - Anarchism is founded on the observation that since few men are wise enough to rule themselves, even fewer are wise enough to rule others.
[ Anarchism Enough Even Few Fewer Founded Men Observation Others Rule Since Themselves Wise]
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John Bach - It is my intention to present - through the medium of photography - intuitive observations of the natural world which may have meaning to the spectators.
[ Intention Intuitive May Meaning Medium Natural Observations Photography Present Spectators Through Which World]
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Carl Barks - My observations of Japanese naval fighting men, their abilities and equipment led me to believe that they gave a better account of themselves than we did.
[ Abilities Account Believe Better Did Equipment Fighting Gave Japanese Led Men Naval Observations Than Their Themselves]
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Xavier Becerra - A true critic ought to dwell upon excellencies rather than imperfections, to discover the concealed beauties of a writer, and communicate to the world such things as are worth their observation.
[ Beauties Communicate Concealed Critic Discover Dwell Excellencies Imperfections Observation Ought Rather Such Than Their Things True Upon World Worth Writer]
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Tim Bray - For this reason, the expansion of relations with all countries is on the agenda of the Islamic Republic of Iran. I mean balanced relationships, based on mutual respect and observation of each other's rights.
[ Agenda Balanced Based Countries Each Expansion Iran Islamic Mean Mutual Observation Other Reason Relations Relationships Republic Respect Rights]
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John Burns - Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.
[ Books Educators Experience More Observation Persons Prime Than]
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Roxanne Dunbar - I am inspired by many mediums and use them to express varied aspects of my philosophies and life observations.
[ Am Aspects Express Inspired Life Many Mediums Observations Philosophies Them Use Varied]
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Barry Hannah - All perceiving is also thinking, all reasoning is also intuition, all observation is also invention.
[ Also Intuition Invention Observation Perceiving Reasoning Thinking]
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Faith Hill - From my close observation of writers... they fall into two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2) those who bleed copiously and secretly at any bad review.
[ Any Bad Bleed Close Copiously Fall Groups Into Observation Review Secretly Those Two Visibly Writers]
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Kim Dae Jung - Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.
[ Ability Broaden Comes Investigate Life Mind Nothing Observation Power Such Systematically Thy Truly Under]
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Heath Ledger - There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation what he finds good of and what he finds hurt of is the best physic to preserve health.
[ Best Beyond Finds Good Health Hurt Man Observation Own Physic Preserve Rules Wisdom]
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Aldo Leopold - If you make listening and observation your occupation you will gain much more than you can by talk.
[ Gain Listening Make More Much Observation Occupation Talk Than Will Your]
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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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Sarah Polley - The attention of a traveller, should be particularly turned, in the first place, to the various works of Nature, to mark the distinctions of the climates he may explore, and to offer such useful observations on the different productions as may occur.
[ Attention Climates Different Distinctions Explore First Mark May Nature Observations Occur Offer Particularly Place Productions Should Such Traveller Turned Useful Various Works]
Topic: Travel
Henryk Sienkiewicz - It is a shock to us in the twentieth century to discover, from observations science has made, that the fundamental mechanisms of life cannot be ascribed to natural selection, and therefore were designed. But we must deal with our shock as best we can and go on.
[ Ascribed Best Cannot Century Deal Designed Discover Fundamental Go Life Made Mechanisms Must Natural Observations Our Science Selection Shock Therefore Twentieth Us Were]
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Beanie Sigel - It was a shock to people of the nineteenth century when they discovered, from observations science had made, that many features of the biological world could be ascribed to the elegant principle of natural selection.
[ Ascribed Biological Century Could Discovered Elegant Features Had Made Many Natural Nineteenth Observations Principle Science Selection Shock World]
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Mo Udall - A mind at liberty to reflect on its own observations, if it produce nothing useful to the world, seldom fails of entertainment to itself.
[ Entertainment Fails Itself Liberty Mind Nothing Observations Own Produce Reflect Seldom Useful World]
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Maurice de Vlaminck - Observation is a passive science, experimentation an active science.
[ Active Experimentation Observation Passive Science]
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- Genius makes its observations in short-hand; talent writes them out at length.
[ Genius Length Makes Observations Out Talent Them Writes]
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- Shortly after this, I placed my command on our extreme left, to watch and fight the enemy should he make another attack, and went to Cemetary Hill for observation.
[ After Another Attack Command Enemy Extreme Fight Hill Left Make Observation Our Placed Shortly Should Watch Went]
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- The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it.
[ Another Building Consists Conversation Man Observation Spirit True]
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- I have never yet seen any plan which has not been mended by the observations of those who were much inferior in understanding to the person who took the lead in the business.
[ Any Been Business Inferior Lead Mended Much Never Observations Person Plan Seen Those Took Understanding Were Which Yet]
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- A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.
[ Error Few Lead Little Many Much Observation Observations Reasoning Truth]
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- I never expected this to catch on in the way it did! Of course similar observations have been made by any number of people, and the distinction is obvious to anyone who thinks about the subject a little.
[ Any Anyone Been Catch Course Did Distinction Expected Little Made Never Number Observations Obvious Similar Subject Thinks Way]
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- There's certainly nothing original about the observation that conscious experience poses a hard problem.
[ Certainly Conscious Experience Hard Nothing Observation Original Poses Problem]
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- All ideas come about through some sort of observation. It sparks an attitude; some object or emotion causes a reaction in the other person.
[ Attitude Causes Come Emotion Ideas Object Observation Other Person Reaction Some Sort Sparks Through]
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- I will not comment on or confirm what are alleged to be stolen State Department cables. But I can say that the United States deeply regrets the disclosure of any information that was intended to be confidential, including private discussions between counterparts or our diplomats' personal assessments and observations.
[ Alleged Any Assessments Between Cables Comment Confidential Confirm Counterparts Deeply Department Diplomats Disclosure Discussions Including Information Intended Observations Our Personal Private Regrets Say State States Stolen ]
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- The meaning of this observation is unclear, but it raises the unfortunate possibility of ambiguous triplets; that is, triplets which may code more than one amino acid. However one would certainly expect such triplets to be in a minority.
[ Acid Ambiguous Amino Certainly Code Expect However May Meaning Minority More Observation Possibility Raises Such Than Triplets Triplets Unclear Unfortunate Which Would]
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- But what is of great importance to me is observation of the movement of colors.
[ Colors Great Importance Movement Observation]
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- Direct observation of the luminous essence of nature is for me indispensable.
[ Direct Essence Indispensable Luminous Nature Observation]
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- Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
[ Combined Common Creative Diligent Exact Experiments Geniuses Means Must Nature Observation Our Profound Rarely Reason Reflection See These Three]
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- There are three principal means of acquiring knowledge... observation of nature, reflection, and experimentation. Observation collects facts; reflection combines them; experimentation verifies the result of that combination.
[ Acquiring Collects Combination Combines Experimentation Facts Knowledge Means Nature Observation Principal Reflection Result Them Three]
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- But I make the observation that no one of us would do things exactly alike.
[ Alike Exactly Make Observation Things Us Would]
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- My observation is that women are merely waiting for their husbands to assume leadership.
[ Assume Husbands Leadership Merely Observation Their Waiting Women]
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- But my observation has been, certainly in the news business, you've got to give 110 percent.
[ Been Business Certainly Give Got News Observation Percent]
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- However, the models also predict unambiguously that the atmosphere is warming faster than the surface of the earth; but all the available observational data unambiguously shows the opposite!
[ Also Atmosphere Available Data Earth Faster However Models Observational Opposite Predict Shows Surface Than Unambiguously Warming]
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- One finds the truth by making a hypothesis and comparing observations with the hypothesis.
[ Comparing Finds Hypothesis Making Observations Truth]
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- Truth in science is always determined from observational facts.
[ Always Determined Facts Observational Science Truth]
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- A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.
[ Appreciate Appreciated Battle Described Easily Great Growth Lost Moral Nation Observation Reflection Requires Understood Well Won]
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- It is also a good rule not to put overmuch confidence in the observational results that are put forward until they are confirmed by theory.
[ Also Confidence Confirmed Forward Good Observational Overmuch Put Results Rule Theory Until]
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- Therefore, the observation must be explicitly made: In the Middle East and in the Muslim world, suspicions linger concerning the objectives of the West and notably the US.
[ Concerning East Explicitly Linger Made Middle Muslim Must Notably Objectives Observation Suspicions Therefore Us West World]
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- To me, photography is an art of observation. It's about finding something interesting in an ordinary place... I've found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.
[ Art Everything Finding Found Interesting Little Observation Ordinary Photography Place See Something Them Things Way]
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- Strategy requires thought, tactics require observation.
[ Observation Require Requires Strategy Tactics Thought]
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- The philosophy behind much advertising is based on the old observation that every man is really two men - the man he is and the man he wants to be.
[ Advertising Based Behind Every Man Men Much Observation Old Philosophy Really Two Wants]
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- It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.
[ Ahead Been During Get Most Observation Others Time Waste]
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- To place a man in a multi-stage rocket and project him into the controlling gravitational field of the moon where the passengers can make scientific observations, perhaps land alive, and then return to earth - all that constitutes a wild dream worthy of Jules Verne.
[ Alive Constitutes Controlling Dream Earth Field Gravitational Him Into Jules Land Make Man Moon Observations Passengers Perhaps Place Project Return Rocket Scientific Then Verne Where Wild Worthy]
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- We are told that the first part of the process is to select the very smallest seeds from the smallest plants, which is not at all unlikely, but I cannot speak to the fact from my own observation.
[ Cannot Fact First Observation Own Part Plants Process Seeds Select Smallest Speak Told Unlikely Very Which]
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- Rhetoric and dialectics can't change what I have learned from observation and experience.
[ Change Experience Learned Observation Rhetoric]
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- From the very commencement the student should set out to witness the progress and effects of sickness and ought to persevere in the daily observation of disease during the whole period of his studies.
[ Commencement Daily Disease During Effects His Observation Ought Out Period Persevere Progress Set Should Sickness Student Studies Very Whole Witness]
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- We may take it to be the accepted idea that the Mosaic books were not handed down to us for our instruction in scientific knowledge, and that it is our duty to ground our scientific beliefs upon observation and inference, unmixed with considerations of a different order.
[ Accepted Beliefs Books Considerations Different Down Duty Ground Handed Idea Inference Instruction Knowledge May Mosaic Observation Order Our Scientific Take Unmixed Upon Us Were]
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- In the end, they pardoned me and packed me off to a home for the shell-shocked. Shortly before the end of the war, I was discharged a second time, once again with the observation that I was subject to recall at any time.
[ Again Any Before Discharged End Home Observation Off Once Packed Pardoned Recall Second Shortly Subject Time War]
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- Of course as children, we all, in all cultures and societies, learn behavior from observation, imitation, and encouragement of various kinds. So by the suggestion made, we all 'pretend' most of the time.
[ Behavior Children Course Cultures Encouragement Imitation Kinds Learn Made Most Observation Pretend Societies Suggestion Time Various]
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- Those who have heard me speak from time to time know that quite often I cite the observation of that great American author, Mark Twain, who said, history does not repeat itself, but it rhymes.
[ American Author Cite Does Great Heard History Itself Know Mark Observation Often Quite Repeat Rhymes Said Speak Those Time Twain]
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- We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed, or damps our efforts.
[ Courage Efforts Gives Meet Much Observations Others Our Proceed Reception Think Us Very]
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- He grows daily more capable of following any inspiration without technical effort, and also of letting inspiration come to him through meticulous observation.
[ Also Any Capable Come Daily Effort Following Grows Him Inspiration Letting Meticulous More Observation Technical Through Without]
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- We learn this by the precepts that Jesus left. He observed that the people were looking outward, and assured them that the kingdom of God cometh not with outward observation; and for this reason, that it was only to be known in man.
[ Assured Cometh God Jesus Kingdom Known Learn Left Looking Man Observation Observed Only Outward Precepts Reason Them Were]
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- I am proud to find, from two astronomical observations, that Chapel Hill lies right in the orbit of Jupiter and his satellites, and that the period of his revolution is about twelve years.
[ Am Astronomical Chapel Find Hill His Jupiter Lies Observations Orbit Period Proud Revolution Right Satellites Twelve Two Years]
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- Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic.
[ Accurate Best Common Fallacy Logic Merciless Observation Rigidly Science Sense Simply]
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- The ultimate court of appeal is observation and experiment... not authority.
[ Appeal Authority Court Experiment Observation Ultimate]
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- Even if it had not been possible to reproduce the disease in animals and consequently to verify the hypothesis, this simple observation would have been sufficient to demonstrate the way in which the disease was propagated.
[ Animals Been Consequently Demonstrate Disease Even Had Hypothesis Observation Possible Propagated Reproduce Simple Sufficient Verify Way Which Would]
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- Reason, observation, and experience; the holy trinity of science.
[ Experience Holy Observation Reason Science Trinity]
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- Now the identification of individual sounds by phonetic observation is an artificial way of proceeding.
[ Artificial Identification Individual Now Observation Proceeding Sounds Way]
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- Even scientific knowledge, if there is anything to it, is not a random observation of random objects; for the critical objectivity of significant knowledge is attained as a practice only philosophically in inner action.
[ Action Anything Attained Critical Even Inner Knowledge Objectivity Objects Observation Only Philosophically Practice Random Scientific Significant]
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- But it really wasn't until three to four years later, when we had an opportunity in the lab to make very detailed observations, and comparisons with other fossil discoveries, that we realized she was a new species of human ancestor.
[ Ancestor Comparisons Detailed Discoveries Fossil Four Had Human Lab Later Make New Observations Opportunity Other Realized Really She Species Three Until Very Years]
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- How pathetically scanty my self-knowledge is compared with, say, my knowledge of my room. There is no such thing as observation of the inner world, as there is of the outer world.
[ Compared How Inner Knowledge Observation Outer Room Say Scanty Self-Knowledge Such Thing World]
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- Good men, whether they be Christians or rationalists, do not desire to discriminate between races, but the distinctions implanted by Nature are too conspicuous to escape the observation of our senses.
[ Between Christians Conspicuous Desire Discriminate Distinctions Escape Good Implanted Men Nature Observation Our Races Senses Too Whether]
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- Not observation of a duty but liberty itself is the pledge that assures fidelity.
[ Assures Duty Fidelity Itself Liberty Observation Pledge]
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- Morality without religion is only a kind of dead reckoning - an endeavor to find our place on a cloudy sea by measuring the distance we have run, but without any observation of the heavenly bodies.
[ Any Bodies Cloudy Dead Distance Endeavor Find Heavenly Kind Measuring Morality Observation Only Our Place Reckoning Religion Run Sea Without]
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- Certain periods in history suddenly lift humanity to an observation point where a clear light falls upon a world previously dark.
[ Certain Clear Dark Falls History Humanity Lift Light Observation Periods Point Previously Suddenly Upon Where World]
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- The inquiries of the jurist are in truth prosecuted much as inquiry in physic and physiology was prosecuted before observation had taken the place of assumption.
[ Assumption Before Had Inquiries Inquiry Much Observation Physic Physiology Place Prosecuted Taken Truth]
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- Laws and customs may be creative of vice; and should be therefore perpetually under process of observation and correction: but laws and customs cannot be creative of virtue: they may encourage and help to preserve it; but they cannot originate it.
[ Cannot Correction Creative Customs Encourage Help Laws May Observation Originate Perpetually Preserve Process Should Therefore Under Vice Virtue]
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- Based on observations of the policies of my own government, I viewed this action as an acceptable option.
[ Acceptable Action Based Government Observations Option Own Policies Viewed]
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- I will throw all my best efforts into it, my thoughts and political observations, but ultimately I want to create a narrative that keeps you turning the pages and leaves you with a sense that this thing has a reason for being there.
[ Being Best Create Efforts Into Keeps Leaves Narrative Observations Pages Political Reason Sense Thing Thoughts Throw Turning Ultimately Want Will]
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- By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.
[ Agent Astronomical Become Entire Flower Foundation Lotus May Means Microscopic Observation Perceive Projection Theory Truth Universe Whereby]
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- I made observations for three hours last night, and am almost ill to-day from fatigue; still I have worked all day, trying to reduce the places, and mean to work hard again to-night.
[ Again Almost Am Day Fatigue Hard Hours Ill Last Made Mean Night Observations Places Reduce Still Three To-Day To-Night Trying Work Worked]
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- I saw, in looking over Cooper, elements of a comet of 1825 which resemble what I get out for this, from my own observations, but I cannot rely upon my own.
[ Cannot Comet Cooper Elements Get Looking Observations Out Over Own Rely Resemble Saw Upon Which]
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- We cannot create observers by saying 'observe,' but by giving them the power and the means for this observation and these means are procured through education of the senses.
[ Cannot Create Education Giving Means Observation Observe Observers Power Procured Saying Senses Them These Through]
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- It is a common observation, that the more solicitous any people are about dress, the more effeminate they are.
[ Any Common Dress Effeminate More Observation Solicitous]
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- The stories are not autobiographical, but they're personal in that way. I seem to know only the things that I've learned. Probably some things through observation, but what I feel I know surely is personal.
[ Autobiographical Feel Know Learned Observation Only Personal Probably Seem Some Stories Surely Things Through Way]
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- First, I used some of my own experiences and observations from attending a public high school. Secondly, I joined in some Internet chat rooms for gays and lesbians.
[ Attending Chat Experiences First Gays High Internet Joined Lesbians Observations Own Public Rooms School Secondly Some Used]
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- The reports of the eclipse parties not only described the scientific observations in great detail, but also the travels and experiences, and were sometimes marked by a piquancy not common in official documents.
[ Also Common Described Detail Documents Eclipse Experiences Great Marked Observations Official Only Parties Reports Scientific Sometimes Travels Were]
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- The result was that, if it happened to clear off after a cloudy evening, I frequently arose from my bed at any hour of the night or morning and walked two miles to the observatory to make some observation included in the programme.
[ After Any Arose Bed Clear Cloudy Evening Frequently Happened Hour Included Make Miles Morning Night Observation Observatory Off Programme Result Some Two Walked]
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- My observation is that after one hundred and twenty years of modernisation since the opening of the country, present-day Japan is split between two opposite poles of ambiguity.
[ After Ambiguity Between Country Hundred Japan Observation Opening Opposite Poles Present-Day Present-Day Since Split Twenty Two Years]
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- There is no more difficult art to acquire than the art of observation, and for some men it is quite as difficult to record an observation in brief and plain language.
[ Acquire Art Brief Difficult Language Men More Observation Plain Quite Record Some Than]
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- Cuvier had preceded Lamarck in specifying the kinds and degrees of variation, which his own observations and critical judgment of the reports of others led him to admit.
[ Admit Critical Degrees Had Him His Judgment Kinds Led Observations Others Own Preceded Reports Variation Which]
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- The lesson of the last year is this: foreign policy can't be managed through the politics of personality, and our President would do well to take note of an observation John F. Kennedy made once he was in office - that all of the world's problems aren't his predecessor's fault.
[ Fault Foreign His John Kennedy Last Lesson Made Managed Note Observation Office Once Our Personality Policy Politics Predecessor President Problems Take Through Well World Would Year]
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- That is, a system starts with a group of interrelated propositions which involve reference to empirical observations within the logical framework of the propositions in question.
[ Empirical Framework Group Interrelated Involve Logical Observations Propositions Question Reference Starts System Which Within]
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- In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind.
[ Chance Favors Fields Mind Observation Only Prepared]
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- Where observation is concerned, chance favors only the prepared mind.
[ Chance Concerned Favors Mind Observation Only Prepared Where]
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- The service of philosophy, of speculative culture, towards the human spirit, is to rouse, to startle it to a life of constant and eager observation.
[ Constant Culture Eager Human Life Observation Philosophy Rouse Service Speculative Spirit Startle Towards]
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- To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
[ Grow Make More Observations Observer Ourselves Partial Sake Which]
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- One man's observation is another man's closed book or flight of fancy.
[ Another Book Closed Fancy Flight Man Observation]
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- Women are always most observed when they seem themselves least to observe, or to lay out for observation.
[ Always Lay Least Most Observation Observe Observed Out Seem Themselves Women]
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- People's minds are changed through observation and not through argument.
[ Argument Changed Minds Observation Through]
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- There are three kinds of men. The one that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence for themselves.
[ Electric Fence Few Kinds Learn Learns Men Observation Reading Rest Them Themselves Three]
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- No observational problem will not be solved by more data.
[ Data More Observational Problem Solved Will]
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- Science progresses best when observations force us to alter our preconceptions.
[ Alter Best Force Observations Our Preconceptions Progresses Science Us]
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- And this thesis is somewhat connected with general social and political observations, because it establishes the fact that the number of consumers is considerably larger than the number of producers, a fact which exercises a not inconsiderable social and political pressure.
[ Because Connected Considerably Consumers Establishes Exercises Fact General Inconsiderable Larger Number Observations Political Pressure Producers Social Somewhat Than Thesis Which]
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- A careful analysis of the process of observation in atomic physics has shown that the subatomic particles have no meaning as isolated entities, but can only be understood as interconnections between the preparation of an experiment and the subsequent measurement.
[ Analysis Atomic Between Careful Entities Experiment Isolated Meaning Measurement Observation Only Particles Physics Preparation Process Shown Subsequent Understood]
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- One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation.
[ Action Crowded Decorum Either Existence Filled Full Glorious Honor Hour Life Marsh Mean Men Noble Observances Observation Paltry Risks Sluggish Steal Those Through Waters Which Whole Without Worth Years]
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- Where conscious subjectivity is concerned, there is no distinction between the observation and the thing observed.
[ Between Concerned Conscious Distinction Observation Observed Subjectivity Thing Where]
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- Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond both existence and non-existence to something that transcends them both; this is an observation of the Middle Way.
[ Beyond Both Either Existence Ignorant Life Men Middle Non-Existence Observation See Something Them Transcends Way Wise]
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- The first, or theoretic branch, that which explains the nature, production, and distribution of wealth, will be found to rest on a very few general propositions, which are the result of observation, or consciousness.
[ Branch Consciousness Distribution Explains Few First Found General Nature Observation Production Propositions Rest Result Theoretic Very Wealth Which Will]
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- As, however, the port in reality lies in thirty-two degrees thirty-four minutes, according to the observations that have been made, they went much beyond it, thus making the voyage much longer than was necessary.
[ According Been Beyond Degrees However Lies Longer Made Making Minutes Much Necessary Observations Port Reality Than Thirty-Two Thus Voyage Went]
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- Theories crumble, but good observations never fade.
[ Crumble Fade Good Never Observations Theories]
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- Wisdom and understanding can only become the possession of individual men by travelling the old road of observation, attention, perseverance, and industry.
[ Attention Become Individual Industry Men Observation Old Only Perseverance Possession Road Travelling Understanding Wisdom]
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- The theory that can absorb the greatest number of facts, and persist in doing so, generation after generation, through all changes of opinion and detail, is the one that must rule all observation.
[ Absorb After Changes Detail Doing Facts Generation Greatest Must Number Observation Opinion Persist Rule Theory Through]
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- The materials of the novelist must be real; they must be gathered from the field of humanity by his actual observation.
[ Actual Field Gathered His Humanity Materials Must Novelist Observation Real]
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- It is a great pity but tis certain from every day's observation of man, that he may be set on fire like a candle, at either end provided there is a sufficient wick standing out.
[ Candle Certain Day Either End Every Fire Great Man May Observation Out Pity Provided Set Standing Sufficient Tis Wick]
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- Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking.
[ Accuracy Equivalent Observation Thinking]
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- Much of my work in this period was concerned with exploring the logic of economic models, but also with attempting to reconcile the models with every day observation.
[ Also Attempting Concerned Day Economic Every Exploring Logic Models Much Observation Period Reconcile Work]
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- It's a great mistake, I think, to put children off with falsehoods and nonsense, when their growing powers of observation and discrimination excite in them a desire to know about things.
[ Children Desire Discrimination Excite Falsehoods Great Growing Know Mistake Nonsense Observation Off Powers Put Their Them Things Think]
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- Observation is an old man's memory.
[ Man Memory Observation Old]
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- I confidently affirm that the greater part of those who are supposed to have died of gout, have died of the medicine rather than the disease - a statement in which I am supported by observation.
[ Affirm Am Confidently Died Disease Gout Greater Medicine Observation Part Rather Statement Supported Supposed Than Those Which]
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- Children have very sharp powers of observation - probably sharper than adults - yet at the same time their emotional reactions are murky and much more primitive.
[ Adults Children Emotional More Much Murky Observation Powers Primitive Probably Reactions Same Sharp Sharper Than Their Time Very Yet]
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- In dealing with the China problem, the British and American side, which had particularly strong interests in China, should have based its judgments about the origins of the problem on direct observation of the actual circumstances at the time.
[ Actual American Based British China Circumstances Dealing Direct Had Interests Judgments Observation Origins Particularly Problem Should Side Strong Time Which]
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- It is now possible to quantify people's levels of happiness pretty accurately by asking them, by observation, and by measuring electrical activity in the brain, in degrees from terrible pain to sublime joy.
[ Accurately Activity Asking Brain Degrees Electrical Happiness Joy Levels Measuring Now Observation Pain Possible Pretty Quantify Sublime Terrible Them]
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- The curious defiled past him, after squeezing the Presidential fingers into the room, and settled either on the sofa or chairs or remained standing for protracted observations.
[ After Chairs Curious Either Fingers Him Into Observations Past Presidential Protracted Remained Room Settled Sofa Squeezing Standing]
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- Poets, we know, are terribly sensitive people, and in my observation one of the things they are most sensitive about is money.
[ Know Money Most Observation Poets Sensitive Terribly Things]
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- My observation is that whenever one person is found adequate to the discharge of a duty... it is worse executed by two persons, and scarcely done at all if three or more are employed therein.
[ Adequate Discharge Done Duty Employed Executed Found More Observation Person Persons Scarcely Therein Three Two Whenever Worse]
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- Politics is not predictions and politics is not observations. Politics is what we do. Politics is what we do, politics is what we create, by what we work for, by what we hope for and what we dare to imagine.
[ Create Dare Hope Imagine Observations Politics Predictions Work]
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- It is of great importance to note these meteors, even the small ones, as very little is yet known of them; and every observation, if carefully made, will some day help to show what they are.
[ Carefully Day Even Every Great Help Importance Known Little Made Note Observation Ones Show Small Some Them These Very Will Yet]
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- Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.
[ Contract Hollywood Instead Observation Place Under Where]
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- No matter what a woman's appearance may be, it will be used to undermine what she is saying and taken to individualize - as her personal problem - observations she makes about the beauty myth in society.
[ Appearance Beauty Her Individualize Makes Matter May Myth Observations Personal Problem Saying She Society Taken Undermine Used Will Woman]
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- I am appalled at the state of discord in the field of climate science. There is no observational evidence that the addition of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions have caused any temperature perturbations in the atmosphere.
[ Addition Am Any Appalled Atmosphere Caused Climate Discord Emissions Evidence Field Gas Greenhouse Observational Science State Temperature]
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- The telephone, which interrupts the most serious conversations and cuts short the most weighty observations, has a romance of its own.
[ Conversations Cuts Most Observations Own Romance Serious Short Telephone Weighty Which]
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- Surely it is time to examine into the meaning of words and the nature of things, and to arrive at simple facts, not received upon the dictum of learned authorities, but upon attentive personal observation of what is passing around us.
[ Around Arrive Attentive Authorities Dictum Examine Facts Into Learned Meaning Nature Observation Passing Personal Received Simple Surely Things Time Upon Us Words]
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- We have seen that no religion stands on the basis of things known; none bounds its horizon within the field of human observation; and, therefore, as it can never present us with indisputable facts, so must it ever be at once a source of error and contention.
[ Basis Bounds Contention Error Ever Facts Field Horizon Human Indisputable Known Must Never None Observation Once Present Religion Seen Source Stands Therefore Things Us Within]
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- I think most people see drawing as subservient to the subject, a sort of meditation, a studying, a searching observation, in my case, for its own sake.
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- From the standpoint of observation, then, we must regard it as a highly probable hypothesis that the beginnings of the mental life date from as far back as the beginnings of life at large.
[ Back Beginnings Date Far Highly Hypothesis Large Life Mental Must Observation Probable Regard Standpoint Then]
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- Hence, even in the domain of natural science the aid of the experimental method becomes indispensable whenever the problem set is the analysis of transient and impermanent phenomena, and not merely the observation of persistent and relatively constant objects.
[ Aid Analysis Becomes Constant Domain Even Experimental Hence Indispensable Merely Method Natural Objects Observation Persistent Phenomena Problem Relatively Science Set Transient Whenever]
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