David Attenborough - By a series of violent shocks, the nations in succession have struggled to shake off the Past, to reverse the action of Time and the verdict of success, and to rescue the world from the reign of the dead.
[ Action Dead Nations Off Past Reign Rescue Reverse Series Shake Shocks Struggled Success Succession Time Verdict Violent World]
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Arnold Bennett - Why do I need succession planning? I'm very alert, I'm very vibrant. I have no intention to retire.
[ Alert Intention Need Planning Retire Succession Very Vibrant Why]
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Tim Cahill - Poetry is a succession of questions which the poet constantly poses.
[ Constantly Poet Poetry Poses Questions Succession Which]
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John Hannah - Entropy theory, on the other hand, is not concerned with the probability of succession in a series of items but with the overall distribution of kinds of items in a given arrangement.
[ Arrangement Concerned Distribution Entropy Given Hand Items Kinds Other Overall Probability Series Succession Theory]
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Carmen Kass - Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.
[ Busy Life Quick Seems Succession]
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Maria Menounos - A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender, now terrible. Not an hour but has its joys and fears.
[ Dramas Fears Hour Joys Life Long Mother Now See Soft Succession Tender Terrible]
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Kary Mullis - There are things that I would say that you could call an instant of time; or better, a now. As we live we seem to move through a succession of instants of time, nows, and the question is, what are they? There are where everything in the universe is at this moment, now.
[ Better Call Could Everything Instant Live Moment Move Now Question Say Seem Succession Things Through Time Universe Where Would]
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Arthur Ponsonby - During my eighty-seven years I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think.
[ Ability Away Character Done During Individual Need None Revolutions Succession Technological Them Think Whole Witnessed Years]
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- I held apostolic succession fully, and the channels of grace to be there only.
[ Apostolic Channels Fully Grace Held Only Succession]
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- Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, it is but a succession of changes so gentle and easy that we can scarcely mark their progress.
[ Beauties Changes Cradle Easy Every Gentle Gives Grave Mark Morning Nature Night Own Progress Scarcely Season Some Succession Their Time]
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- Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement.
[ Chastisement Enforced Immediate Lessons Life Oftener Reward Succession]
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- Any long work in which poetry is persistent, be it epic or drama or narrative, is really a succession of separate poetic experiences governed into a related whole by an energy distinct from that which evoked them.
[ Any Distinct Drama Energy Epic Experiences Governed Into Long Narrative Persistent Poetic Poetry Really Related Separate Succession Them Which Whole Work]
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- It's a cyclical thing. When they make one, everyone loves them. Different genres come around in succession. People always welcome the western. It's America's genre.
[ Always America Around Come Cyclical Different Everyone Genre Genres Loves Make Succession Them Thing Welcome Western]
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- Ideas which have been developed simultaneously or in immediate succession in the same mind mutually reproduce each other, and do this with greater ease in the direction of the original succession and with a certainty proportional to the frequency with which they were together.
[ Been Certainty Developed Direction Each Ease Frequency Greater Ideas Immediate Mind Mutually Original Other Proportional Reproduce Same Simultaneously Succession Together Were Which]
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- We are only beginning to learn what to say in a photograph. The world we live in is a succession of fleeting moments, any one of which might say something significant.
[ Any Beginning Fleeting Learn Live Might Moments Only Photograph Say Significant Something Succession Which World]
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- Education can counteract the natural tendency to do the wrong thing, but the inexorable succession of generations requires that the basis for this knowledge be constantly refreshed.
[ Basis Constantly Counteract Education Generations Inexorable Knowledge Natural Refreshed Requires Succession Tendency Thing Wrong]
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- One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast withers as rapidly; and that which grows slow endures.
[ Endures Fast Grows Rapidly Slow Succession Thing Things Time Which Withers]
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- There is no royal road to anything, one thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.
[ Anything Endures Fast Grows Rapidly Road Royal Slowly Succession Thing Things Time Which Withers]
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- Striking out Ruth and Gehrig in succession was too big an order.
[ Big Gehrig Order Out Ruth Striking Succession Too]
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- Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.
[ Approaches Errors Man Succession Through Truth Unattainable]
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- Every linguistic sign is located on two axes: the axis of simultaneity and that of succession.
[ Axes Axis Every Linguistic Located Sign Simultaneity Succession Two]
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- From a strictly articulatory point of view there is no succession of sounds.
[ Point Sounds Strictly Succession View]
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- Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
[ Lessons Life Lived Must Succession Understood Which]
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- Life is a succession of moments, to live each one is to succeed.
[ Each Life Live Moments Succeed Succession]
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- But God, who is immortal, has no need of difference of sex, nor of succession.
[ Difference God Immortal Need Nor Sex Succession]
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- Therefore, if the gods are immortal and eternal, what need is there of the other sex, when they themselves do not require succession, since they are always about to exist?
[ Always Eternal Exist Gods Immortal Need Other Require Sex Since Succession Themselves Therefore]
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- The most that one of Jewish faith can do - and some have gladly done it - is to say that Jesus was the greatest in the long succession of Jewish prophets. None can acknowledge that Jesus was the Messiah without becoming a Christian.
[ Acknowledge Becoming Christian Done Faith Gladly Greatest Jesus Jewish Long Messiah Most None Prophets Say Some Succession Without]
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- A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession of such days is fatal to human life.
[ Beauty Contemplation Day Days Fatal Human Life Mystery Perfection Search Sight Sound Spent Succession Such Truth Without]
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- It's true that humanity has seen a succession of crises, wars and atrocities, but this negative side is offset by advances in technology and cultural exchanges.
[ Advances Atrocities Crises Cultural Exchanges Humanity Negative Offset Seen Side Succession Technology True Wars]
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- No burden is so heavy for a man to bear as a succession of happy days.
[ Bear Burden Days Happy Heavy Man Succession]
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- Age seldom arrives smoothly or quickly. It's more often a succession of jerks.
[ Age Arrives Jerks More Often Quickly Seldom Smoothly Succession]
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- The experience of learning how to get straight to the core of a problem proved to be of immense value later when I had a long succession of responsibilities in large, complex government departments.
[ Complex Core Departments Experience Get Government Had How Immense Large Later Learning Long Problem Proved Responsibilities Straight Succession Value]
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- I try not to play two days in succession. I usually try to space it so I have a day in between.
[ Between Day Days Play Space Succession Try Two Usually]
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- A woman's life can really be a succession of lives, each revolving around some emotionally compelling situation or challenge, and each marked off by some intense experience.
[ Around Challenge Compelling Each Emotionally Experience Intense Life Lives Marked Off Really Revolving Situation Some Succession Woman]
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- We had news this morning of another successful atomic bomb being dropped on Nagasaki. These two heavy blows have fallen in quick succession upon the Japanese and there will be quite a little space before we intend to drop another.
[ Another Atomic Before Being Blows Bomb Drop Dropped Fallen Had Heavy Intend Japanese Little Morning Nagasaki News Quick Quite Space Successful Succession These Two Upon Will]
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- The historic ascent of humanity, taken as a whole, may be summarized as a succession of victories of consciousness over blind forces - in nature, in society, in man himself.
[ Ascent Blind Consciousness Forces Himself Historic Humanity Man May Nature Over Society Succession Summarized Taken Victories Whole]
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- Life is a succession of crises and moments when we have to rediscover who we are and what we really want.
[ Crises Life Moments Really Rediscover Succession Want]
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- If you say that the history of the Church is a long succession of scandals, you are telling the truth, though if that is all you say, you are distorting the truth.
[ Church Distorting History Long Say Scandals Succession Telling Though Truth]
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- There is nothing glorious about what our ancestors call history. It is simply a succession of mistakes, intolerances and violations.
[ Ancestors Call Glorious History Mistakes Nothing Our Simply Succession Violations]
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- Happiness is not a brilliant climax to years of grim struggle and anxiety. It is a long succession of little decisions simply to be happy in the moment.
[ Anxiety Brilliant Climax Decisions Grim Happiness Happy Little Long Moment Simply Struggle Succession Years]
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- In Aristotle the mind, regarded as the principle of life, divides into nutrition, sensation, and faculty of thought, corresponding to the inner most important stages in the succession of vital phenomena.
[ Aristotle Corresponding Divides Faculty Important Inner Into Life Mind Most Nutrition Phenomena Principle Regarded Sensation Stages Succession Thought Vital]
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