Quotations that match 'analogous'.

Violence is not to be undertaken by private persons. If a state or administration acts without due and visible attention to agreed international process, it acts in a way analogous to a private person. It purports to be judge of its own interest. Rowan Williams
[ Acts Administration Agreed Analogous Attention Due Interest International Judge Own Person Persons Private Process State Undertaken Violence Visible Way Without]
First, I identify an analogous problem in nature and borrow from it. Philip Emeagwali
[ Analogous Borrow First Identify Nature Problem]
It is this conception of the unity of the human career which is perhaps the greatest achievement of historical study, since it gained a place analogous to that of natural science. James H. Breasted
[ Achievement Analogous Career Conception Gained Greatest Historical Human Natural Perhaps Place Science Since Study Unity Which]
We must expect the discovery of many as yet unknown elements-for example, elements analogous to aluminum and silicon- whose atomic weight would be between 65 and 75. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Analogous Atomic Between Discovery Elements Example Expect Many Must Unknown Weight Whose Would Yet]
Every discourse, even a poetic or oracular sentence, carries with it a system of rules for producing analogous things and thus an outline of methodology. Jacques Derrida
[ Analogous Carries Discourse Even Every Methodology Outline Poetic Producing Rules Sentence System Things Thus]
The director is a bit analogous to the conductor of a symphony orchestra. It's a collaborative adventure. Nicholas Meyer
[ Adventure Analogous Bit Collaborative Conductor Director Orchestra Symphony]
You expect far too much of a first sentence. Think of it as analogous to a good country breakfast: what we want is something simple, but nourishing to the imagination. Larry McMurtry
[ Analogous Breakfast Country Expect Far First Good Imagination Much Nourishing Sentence Simple Something Think Too Want]
The situation in the West Bank and Gaza involves a military occupation amid urban guerrilla warfare, analogous to the British security measures in Northern Island, that hopefully will end with a cease-fire. Jack Schwartz
[ Amid Analogous Bank British Cease-Fire End Gaza Guerrilla Hopefully Involves Island Measures Military Northern Occupation Security Situation Urban Warfare West Will]
But you know in the contemporary art world, you pose a very interesting conundrum. All sorts of people collect very contemporary art, yet when it comes to the music which is analogous to that sort of art, they are not interested, or perhaps even hostile. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Analogous Art Collect Comes Contemporary Even Hostile Interested Interesting Know Music Perhaps Pose Sort Sorts Very Which World Yet]
The basic idea in case-based, or CBR, is that the program has stored problems and solutions. Then, when a new problem comes up, the program tries to find a similar problem in its database by finding analogous aspects between the problems. Marvin Minsky
[ Analogous Aspects Basic Between Comes Database Find Finding Idea New Problem Problems Program Similar Solutions Stored Then Tries Up]
The assumption is that the right kind of society is an organic being not merely analogous to an organic being, but actually a living structure with appetites and digestions, instincts and passions, intelligence and reason. Herbert Read
[ Actually Analogous Appetites Assumption Being Digestions Instincts Intelligence Kind Living Merely Organic Passions Reason Right Society Structure]
I don't think the scientific method and the science fictional method are really analogous. The thing about them is that neither is really practiced very much, at least not consciously. But the fact that they are methodical does relate them. Frederik Pohl
[ Analogous Consciously Does Fact Fictional Least Method Methodical Much Neither Practiced Really Relate Science Scientific Them Thing Think Very]