Daniel Baldwin - There must be a day or two in a man's life when he is the precise age for something important.
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Charles F. Bass - The radical novelty of modern science lies precisely in the rejection of the belief, which is at the heart of all popular religion, that the forces which move the stars and atoms are contingent upon the preferences of the human heart.
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Michael Bennett - The art of politics consists in knowing precisely when it is necessary to hit an opponent slightly below the belt.
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Rob Bishop - Estrangement shows itself precisely in the elimination of distance between people.
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Joan Blades - Technology is making gestures precise and brutal, and with them men.
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Gnassingbe Eyadema - Searching for what I need, and I don't even know precisely what that is, I was going from a man to a man, and I saw that all of them together have less than me who has nothing, and that I left to each of them a bit of that what I don't have and I've been searching for.
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Matthew Hale - Now I think one of the reasons why religion developed in the way that it did over the centuries was precisely to curb this murderous bent that we have as human beings.
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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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Mary Ellen Mark - Freedom, morality, and the human dignity of the individual consists precisely in this; that he does good not because he is forced to do so, but because he freely conceives it, wants it, and loves it.
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Guy de Maupassant - The face of a lover is an unknown, precisely because it is invested with so much of oneself. It is a mystery, containing, like all mysteries, the possibility of torment.
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Daphne du Maurier - The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated.
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Joyce Maynard - The paradox of education is precisely this; that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the society in which he is being educated.
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Desmond Morris - It is really hard to do comedy; it takes a lot of energy and focus. It's rather like music: It's a lot of hitting notes precisely.
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John Motson - I cannot say who, precisely, came up with the idea of a Stone Age family.
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Otto Preminger - I had always loved expressionist painting, like every European. In fact I admired it all the more because these were precisely the paintings despised by my father's generation.
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William Winwood Reade - It is, I claim, nonsense to say that it does not matter which individual man acted as the nucleus for the change. It is precisely this that makes history unpredictable into the future.
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John Sayles - The idea that you surrender your identity when you relinquish national powers is unhelpful. No, indeed, precisely the opposite is the case: if done in an intelligent way, you attain the sovereignty to better solve national problems in cooperation with others.
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Boz Scaggs - This experience actually means the very opposite: the largest military power was unable to stop such a sensitive attack and will be unable to rule out such a possibility in the future. Precisely this is the background to the United States' military interventions.
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Roger Sessions - I don't like these cold, precise, perfect people, who, in order not to speak wrong, never speak at all, and in order not to do wrong, never do anything.
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Sydney Smith - With my government, we engaged in bringing our help to fights for national freedom. At that precise moment, several countries were still colonised or had barely overcome colonisation. This was the case in practically all of Africa. We supported them.
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David Ogden Stiers - It is precisely the purpose of the public opinion generated by the press to make the public incapable of judging, to insinuate into it the attitude of someone irresponsible, uninformed.
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Julia Sweeney - Becoming a leader is synonymous with becoming yourself. It is precisely that simple, and it is also that difficult.
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David Tudor - Everything is worth precisely as much as a belch, the difference being that a belch is more satisfying.
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John Vinocur - Civilization exists precisely so that there may be no masses but rather men alert enough never to constitute masses.
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- In revealing the workings of government that led to the Vietnam War, the newspapers nobly did precisely that which the Founders hoped and trusted they would do.
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- It is precisely because the issue raised by this case touches the heart of what makes individuals what they are that we should be especially sensitive to the rights of those whose choices upset the majority.
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- It means that the silver coins of the United States at whatever ratio is fixed, and I want the present ratio that we have now, 16 to 1, maintained precisely as it is.
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- Sure, some journalists use anonymous sources just because they're lazy and I think editors ought to insist on more precise identification even if they remain anonymous.
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- Shakespeare very rarely makes the least attempt to surprise by his catastrophes. They are felt to be inevitable, though the precise way in which they will be brought about is not, of course, foreseen.
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- It may be an extreme example brought about by abnormal circumstances - but the criteria of human rights kick in, surely, precisely when the conditions are extreme and the situation is abnormal.
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- One who hates is a man holding a magnifying-glass, and when he hates someone, he knows precisely that person's surface, from the soles of his feet all the way up to each hair on the hated head.
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- Economic medicine that was previously meted out by the cupful has recently been dispensed by the barrel. These once unthinkable dosages will almost certainly bring on unwelcome after-effects. Their precise nature is anyone's guess, though one likely consequence is an onslaught of inflation.
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- I got this idea of doing a really serious big work-it would be precisely like a novel, with a single difference: Every word of it would be true from beginning to end.
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- Every new opinion, at its starting, is precisely in a minority of one.
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- Singling out political opponents for working against the ruling party is precisely the tactic of every tyrannical government from Red China to Venezuela. The first step in the process is creating unfounded public suspicion of political opponents, followed by arresting and jailing any who continue speaking against the regime.
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- To photograph is to hold one's breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. It's at that precise moment that mastering an image becomes a great physical and intellectual joy.
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- The single outstanding exception was the broad yet precise mandate communicated by the General Assembly in 1946 to prepare as soon as possible the Charter of Human Rights which the San Francisco Conference had not had the time or the courage to draw up.
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- So, for me, working with larger companies has often been very satisfying, precisely because of the ability of bringing critical mass to bear on a given effort.
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- Influenza pandemics must be taken seriously, precisely because of their capacity to spread rapidly to every country in the world.
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- I can't write without a reader. It's precisely like a kiss - you can't do it alone.
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- Every man deems that he has precisely the trials and temptations which are the hardest of all others for him to bear; but they are so, simply because they are the very ones he most needs.
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- Love is the only wealth that man absolutely needs. Love is the only wealth that God precisely is.
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- A man's respect for law and order exists in precise relationship to the size of his paycheck.
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- In prison, those things withheld from and denied to the prisoner become precisely what he wants most of all.
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- We feel much happier and more secure when we think we know precisely what to do, no matter what happens, then when we have lost our way and do not know where to turn.
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- In Holland, they have come to precisely the same conclusion. There they have adopted a system of secular education, because they have found it impracticable to unite the religious bodies in any system of combined religious instruction.
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- To have a film in America means precisely nothing if you don't have a distributor who stands behind it.
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- A new father quickly learns that his child invariably comes to the bathroom at precisely the times when he's in there, as if he needed company. The only way for this father to be certain of bathroom privacy is to shave at the gas station.
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- Liberal soccer moms are precisely as likely to receive anthrax in the mail as to develop a capacity for linear thinking.
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- We need to be around our families not because we have so many shared experiences to talk about, but instead because they know precisely which subjects to avoid.
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- It is simply not true that war is solely a means to an end, nor do people necessarily fight in order to obtain this objective or that. In fact, the opposite is true: people very often take up one objective or another precisely in order that they may fight.
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- Ambition is a Dead Sea fruit, and the greatest peril to the soul is that one is likely to get precisely what he is seeking.
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- I think the importance of doing activist work is precisely because it allows you to give back and to consider yourself not as a single individual who may have achieved whatever but to be a part of an ongoing historical movement.
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- The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
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- Now multitudes of root words are identical in the American languages over vast areas some of them with precisely the same senses, and others with various shades of analogical meaning.
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- We believe, in fact, that the one act of respect has little force unless matched by the other - in balance with it... The acting out of that dual respect I would name as precisely the source of our power.
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- Polanski was very precise. I think he still is.
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- To be precise and reckless: that is the consummation devoutly to be wished.
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- They might not need me; but they might. I'll let my head be just in sight; a smile as small as mine might be precisely their necessity.
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- Better biofuels are a really big deal. That means we can precisely engineer the molecules in the fuel chain and optimize them along the way. So, if all goes well, they're going to have designer bugs in warm vats that are eating and digesting sugars to excrete better biofuels. I guess that's better living through bugs.
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- Have you ever heard a good joke? If you've ever heard someone just right, with the right pacing, then you're already on the way to poetry. It's about using words in very precise ways and using gesture.
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- Under adversity, under oppression, the words begin to fail, the easy words begin to fail. In order to convey things accurately, the human being is almost forced to find the most precise words possible, which is a precondition for literature.
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- The really big difference is that what you make with a molecular machine can be completely precise, down to the tiniest degree of detail that can exist in the world.
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- Reading a poem aloud to an audience is gestural as much as precise.
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- In the sense that people who produce things and work get rewarded, statistically. You don't get rewarded precisely for your effort, but in Russia you got rewarded for being alive, but not very well rewarded.
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- The orchestration of press, radio and television to create a continuous, lasting and total environment renders the influence of propaganda virtually unnoticed precisely because it creates a constant environment.
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- That a great battle must soon be fought no one could doubt; but, in the apparent and perhaps real absence of plan on the part of Lee, it was impossible to foretell the precise scene of the encounter.
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- This assumes an upward revision of the European Budget, which is precisely what Jacques Chirac refuses to do. On the contrary, he has demanded a reduction.
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- Critics? How do they happen? I know how it happened to me. I would send a poem or story to a magazine and they would say this doesn't suit our needs precisely but on the other hand you sound interesting. Would you be interested in doing a review?
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- When I consider what it was that moved me to join the Communist Party, I have to cast my mind back for more than a quarter of a century to try and ascertain what precisely my motives at that time were.
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- Everything one invents is true, you may be perfectly sure of that. Poetry is as precise as geometry.
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- Poetry is as precise a thing as geometry.
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- Sometimes the most beautiful thing is precisely the one that comes unexpectedly and unearned.
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- A major source of objection to a free economy is precisely that group thinks they ought to want. Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
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- It's precisely the disappointing stories, which have no proper ending and therefore no proper meaning, that sound true to life.
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- Up to now we have faced external problems in an isolated fashion. One of these problems is precisely the drug trade and what has been the result? A very weak and fragile position.
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- I still don't know precisely why The Mickey Mouse Club ended when it did.
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- There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting.
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- The difficulties which I meet with in order to realize my existence are precisely what awaken and mobilize my activities, my capacities.
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- I have been a woman for fifty years, and I've never yet been able to discover precisely what it is I am.
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- We don't know where our first impressions come from or precisely what they mean, so we don't always appreciate their fragility.
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- These days I have to be extra nice in stores. It never fails that whenever I look as bad as I can possibly look or I am sort of cranky because the store is out of something, that is precisely the time when someone one will recognize me and say: 'I really like your show.'
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- A precisely made iron chain 22 yards in length consisting of 100 links.
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- In fact, words are well adapted for description and the arousing of emotion, but for many kinds of precise thought other symbols are much better.
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- Precisely what menstruation is, is not yet very well known.
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- America's health care system is in crisis precisely because we systematically neglect wellness and prevention.
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- Why should we, however, in economics, have to plead ignorance of the sort of facts on which, in the case of a physical theory, a scientist would certainly be expected to give precise information?
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- I love film and TV, the medium of them, just because it's such a smaller screen. It's much more precise. Ideally, I'd like to do maybe a film a year of some sort and use that to work more in the theatre because theatre really is my first love.
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- Any road followed precisely to its end leads precisely nowhere. Climb the mountain just a little bit to test it's a mountain. From the top of the mountain, you cannot see the mountain.
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- Under Confucianism, the use of precisely measured court music, prescribed steps, actions, and phrases all added up to an extremely complex system of rituals, each used for a particular purpose at a particular time.
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- We are least open to precise knowledge concerning the things we are most vehement about.
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- The civil rights movement in the United States was about the same thing, about equality of treatment for all sections of the people, and that is precisely what our movement was about.
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- If I go to Germany, I learn something in addition. The German television is very precise and respectable. One has never stress. In Italy it is more dynamic. But I amuse myself madly in both countries.
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- History provides no precise guidelines.
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- On Earth, we still have a beautiful atmosphere that precisely maintains a thermally driven climatic system that shelters, shields and sustains our natural treasures.
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- This disaster did not force us to abandon our ideal; on the contrary, from the very first months of the conflict, it led us to define precisely the conditions for its realization.
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- Woman, or more precisely put, perhaps, marriage, is the representative of life with which you are meant to come to terms.
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- It's precisely in those moments when I don't know what to do, boredom drives one to try a host of possibilities to either get somewhere or not get anywhere.
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- The diversity of the phenomena of nature is so great, and the treasures hidden in the heavens so rich, precisely in order that the human mind shall never be lacking in fresh nourishment.
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- If I am capable of grasping God objectively, I do not believe, but precisely because I cannot do this I must believe.
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- University politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.
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- Indeed every monad must be different from every other. For there are never in nature two beings, which are precisely alike, and in which it is not possible to find some difference which is internal, or based on some intrinsic quality.
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- If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next. It is since Christians have largely ceased to think of the other world that they have become so ineffective in this.
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- The radical novelty of modern science lies precisely in the rejection of the belief... that the forces which move the stars and atoms are contingent upon the preferences of the human heart.
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- In this metaphor we actually have a picture of the computational universe, a metaphor which I hope to make scientifically precise as part of a research program.
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- Architecture arouses sentiments in man. The architect's task therefore, is to make those sentiments more precise.
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- I know that when Terry and I were together, 10 years ago, he did not appreciate it when people would ask him what it is like being partnered with a celebrity. Precisely because it suggested that he had no value.
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- Learn to ask for what you want. The worst people can do is not give you what you ask for which is precisely where you were before you asked.
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- It cannot be precisely known how any thing is good or bad, till it is precisely known what it is.
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- The job is to ask questions-it always was-and to ask them as inexorably as I can. And to face the absence of precise answers with a certain humility.
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- Let's be clear: the work of science has nothing whatever to do with consensus which is the business of politics. What is relevant is reproducible results. The greatest scientists in history are great precisely because they broke with the consensus.
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- I liked Truman very much. He was precise and businesslike. After a while, it was his turn.
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- Intuition becomes increasingly valuable in the new information society precisely because there is so much data.
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- It's important to be precise about words, because of the thought value of them-they frame and shape so much of the way we understand things.
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- There's no sense in being precise when you don't even know what you're talking about.
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- A tragic situation exists precisely when virtue does not triumph but when it is still felt that man is nobler than the forces which destroy him.
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- But The Same Sea is set precisely in this Israel, which never makes it to the news headlines anywhere. It is a novel about everyday people far removed from fundamentalism, fanaticism nationalism, or militancy of any sort.
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- It is precisely because neither individuals nor small groups can be fully self-sufficient that cooperation is necessary to human survival and flourishing.
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- I wanted to feel that precision and control and then try to apply it to tele. That's what I've looked for in my gear development through the years, and today, tele is very precise, very high-performance.
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- But the scientific importance of a change in knowledge of fact consists precisely in j its having consequences for a system of theory.
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- Such discussions help us very little to enjoy what has been well done in art or poetry, to discriminate between what is more and what is less excellent in them, or to use words like beauty, excellence, art, poetry, with a more precise meaning than they would otherwise have.
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- It is inconceivable to me that a million or three million or half a million human beings will think and feel precisely the same way on any single subject.
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- Good art however "immoral" is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise.
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- The jargon of sculptors is beyond me. I do not know precisely why I admire a green granite female, apparently pregnant monster with one eye going around a square corner.
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- Our scientific age demands that we provide definitions, measurements, and statistics in order to be taken seriously. Yet most of the important things in life cannot be precisely defined or measured. Can we define or measure love, beauty, friendship, or decency, for example?
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- Many novelists take well-defined, precise characters, whose stories are sometimes of mediocre interest, and place them in an important historical context, which remains secondary in spite of everything.
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- Individual rights are not subject to a public vote; a majority has no right to vote away the rights of a minority; the political function of rights is precisely to protect minorities from oppression by majorities (and the smallest minority on earth is the individual).
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- I was not surprised by the results of the Horizon experiments, but I remain willing to observe and consider any and all other tests that are done under similarly precise conditions.
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- The abuse of faith has to be resisted precisely.
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- To achieve the impossible; it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought.
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- Four hundred million in India, and millions everywhere, have told you, precisely, that the colored people are not going to die for anybody: they are going to die for their independence.
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- In precisely the same way money is often hired, and the hire paid for the use of it is called Interest.
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- No group and no government can properly prescribe precisely what should constitute the body of knowledge with which true education is concerned.
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- Humans have a knack for choosing precisely the things that are worst for them.
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- Be precise. A lack of precision is dangerous when the margin of error is small.
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- Men were not intended to work with the accuracy of tools, to be precise and perfect in all their actions.
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- I do not pretend to start with precise questions. I do not think you can start with anything precise. You have to achieve such precision as you can, as you go along.
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- A lot of my characters in all of my books have a self-destructive urge. They'll do precisely the thing that they know is wrong, take a perverse delight in doing the wrong thing.
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- I try to ask visual questions. I'll ask what someone was wearing, if that seems relevant. If possible, I'll walk over the same ground that they're depicting. Of course, I can never get it precisely as it was.
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- To be a man is, precisely, to be responsible.
[ Man Precisely Responsible]
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- Stravinsky is masterly: his harmony is conceived so precisely that it can only be the way it is.
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- This fanaticism is what feeds terrorism. And this is precisely why Muslims must play an active role in opposing hate sermons and incitement to terrorism and extremism in their mosques.
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- What is lost in the good or excellent translation is precisely the best.
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- Germany is in favor of integration precisely because we don't want dominance.
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- Steve Martin is such an exquisite and precise writer. Everything is so clear; it's like a bell. He says what he means and says it so beautifully.
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- Value denotes a relation reciprocally existing between two objects, and the precise relation which it denotes is the quantity of the one which can be obtained in exchange for a given quantity of the other.
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- It is precisely our job as Catholics to speak the truth as plainly and precisely as we can.
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- Some people are always critical of vague statements. I tend rather to be critical of precise statements; they are the only ones which can correctly be labeled 'wrong'.
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- Scientific men can hardly escape the charge of ignorance with regard to the precise effect of the impact of modern science upon the mode of living of the people and upon their civilisation.
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- There is a European Central Bank, of course, established and it has the structure similar to the Federal Reserve system, not precisely the same but similar.
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- To take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's relentless melt.
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- Volume depends precisely on the writer's having been able to sit in a room every day, year after year, alone.
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- A small silence came between us, as precise as a picture hanging on the wall.
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- The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean; not to affect your reader, but to affect him precisely as you wish.
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- It's no small irony that the government inevitably and invariably ends up promoting precisely that which they would most like to repress.
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- Far better an approximate answer to the right question, which is often vague, than the exact answer to the wrong question, which can always be made precise.
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- An approximate answer to the right question is worth far more than a precise answer to the wrong one.
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- Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensible work is the product of a journalist. We need works that are strong, straight, precise, and forever beyond understanding.
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- Film fixes a precise visual image in the viewer's head. In fiction, you just hope you're precise enough to convey the intended effect.
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- It is precisely as though I were possessed by some other spirit when I enter on a new task of acting, as though something within me presses a switch and my own consciousness merges into some other, greater, more vital being.
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- It is not known precisely where angels dwell whether in the air, the void, or the planets. It has not been God's pleasure that we should be informed of their abode.
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- Words fashioned with somewhat over precise diction are like shapes turned out by a cookie cutter.
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- I do not pretend to know precisely what is on foot there; but I think it pretty evident that there is a very free communication between that country and this body, and unless I am greatly mistaken, I see the dwarfish medium by which that communication is kept up.
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- Science attempts to analyze how things and people and animals behave; it has no concern whether this behavior is good or bad, is purposeful or not. But religion is precisely the quest for such answers: whether an act is right or wrong, good or bad, and why.
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- Remember, while the work can sometimes appear to be simple to a viewer, the ability to perform expertly, consistently, precisely, over and over again, under pressure and on demand is what's needed.
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- I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a doormat.
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- According to String Theory, what appears to be empty space is actually a tumultuous ocean of strings vibrating at the precise frequencies that create the 4 dimensions you and I call height, width, depth and time.
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- A monopoly on the means of communication may define a ruling elite more precisely than the celebrated Marxian formula of monopoly in the means of production.
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- You are precisely as big as what you love and precisely as small as what you allow to annoy you.
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- A good designer must rely on experience, on precise, logic thinking; and on pedantic exactness. No magic will do.
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- On the other hand, we don't understand the theory too completely, and because of this fuzziness of spacetime, the very concept of spacetime and spacetime dimensions isn't precisely defined.
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- On Wall Street he and a few others - how many? three hundred, four hundred, five hundred? had become precisely that... Masters of the Universe.
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