Quotations that match 'applied'.

Where force is necessary, there it must be applied boldly, decisively and completely. But one must know the limitations of force; one must know when to blend force with a maneuver, a blow with an agreement. Leon Trotsky
[ Agreement Applied Blend Blow Boldly Completely Decisively Force Know Limitations Maneuver Must Necessary Where]
President Bush and his commanders announced early in the conflict that the Conventions applied. John Yoo
[ Announced Applied Bush Commanders Conflict Conventions Early His President]
There is no maxim, in my opinion, which is more liable to be misapplied, and which, therefore, more needs elucidation, than the current one, that the interest of the majority is the political standard of right and wrong. James Madison
[ Current Interest Liable Majority Maxim More Needs Opinion Political Right Standard Than Therefore Which Wrong]
I have always written poetry but I have never applied it to songwriting. Janine Turner
[ Always Applied Never Poetry Songwriting Written]
Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more than a term of abuse applied by critics to anything they do not yet understand or which seems to differ from their moral concepts. Ernest Hemingway
[ Abuse Anything Applied Become Concepts Critics Decadence Differ Difficult Little Moral More Seems Since Term Than Their Understand Use Which Word Yet]
My wife and I came to Canada for the 1994 Commonwealth Games and we really liked the B.C. lifestyle and environment. The following year we applied to become permanent residents. We moved here in 1996 after the Atlanta Olympics. Jonathan Brown
[ After Applied Atlanta Become Came Canada Commonwealth Environment Following Games Here Lifestyle Liked Moved Olympics Permanent Really Residents Wife Year]
I suppose you could sum up the religious aspects of my boyhood by saying it was a time of life when I was taught the difference between right and wrong as it specifically applied to Catholicism. Robert Vaughn
[ Applied Aspects Between Boyhood Catholicism Could Difference Life Religious Right Saying Specifically Sum Suppose Taught Time Up Wrong]
Style is not something applied. It is something that permeates. It is of the nature of that in which it is found, whether the poem, the manner of a god, the bearing of a man. It is not a dress. Wallace Stevens
[ Applied Bearing Dress Found God Man Manner Nature Permeates Poem Something Style Whether Which]
There does not exist a category of science to which one can give the name applied science. There are science and the applications of science, bound together as the fruit of the tree which bears it. Louis Pasteur
[ Applications Applied Bears Bound Category Does Exist Fruit Give Name Science Together Tree Which]
Treat everyone the way you would want to be treated... this can be applied to any situation. Dante Hall
[ Any Applied Everyone Situation Treat Treated Want Way Would]
I've done reasonably well over the last 10 years because I took the strategy of language and politics and applied it to the corporate world, which has never been done before. Frank Luntz
[ Applied Because Been Before Corporate Done Language Last Never Over Politics Reasonably Strategy Took Well Which World Years]
I am an expert of electricity. My father occupied the chair of applied electricity at the state prison. W. C. Fields
[ Am Applied Chair Electricity Expert Father Occupied Prison State]
The fishes are also employed for the same purpose on any yard, which happens to be sprung or fractured. Thus their form, application, and utility are exactly like those of the splinters applied to a broken limb in surgery. William Falconer
[ Also Any Application Applied Broken Employed Exactly Fishes Form Fractured Happens Limb Purpose Same Splinters Sprung Surgery Their Those Thus Utility Which Yard]
Everything I learned as an actor, I have basically applied to writing. Quentin Tarantino
[ Actor Applied Basically Everything Learned Writing]
Standards of conduct appropriate to civil society or the workings of a democracy cannot be purely and simply applied to the Church. Joseph Ratzinger
[ Applied Appropriate Cannot Church Civil Conduct Democracy Purely Simply Society Standards Workings]
Her death contributed to my later interest in studying biochemistry, an interest that has not been fulfilled in the sense that my accomplishments remain more at the basic than the applied level. Paul D. Boyer
[ Accomplishments Applied Basic Been Biochemistry Contributed Death Fulfilled Her Interest Later Level More Remain Sense Studying Than]
Laws are applied to enemies, but only interpreted as regards friends. Giovanni Giolitti
[ Applied Enemies Friends Interpreted Laws Only Regards]
During the last regular session and the most recent special session, measures that I see as little more than Band-Aids were applied to three health programs in the state. Jane D. Hull
[ Applied During Health Last Little Measures More Most Programs Recent Regular See Session Special State Than Three Were]
Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation applied to life. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Applied Calculation Common Composed Experience Life Measure Possible Sense]
The main force used in the evolving world of humanity has hitherto been applied in the form of war. Arthur Keith
[ Applied Been Evolving Force Form Hitherto Humanity Main Used War World]
Until a friend or relative has applied a particular proverb to your own life, or until you've watched him apply the proverb to his own life, it has no power to sway you. Nicholson Baker
[ Applied Apply Friend Him His Life Own Particular Power Proverb Relative Sway Until Watched Your]
Historical methodology, as I see it, is a product of common sense applied to circumstances. Samuel E. Morison
[ Applied Circumstances Common Historical Methodology Product See Sense]
There are no such things as applied sciences, only applications of science. Louis Pasteur
[ Applications Applied Only Science Sciences Such Things]
Politics is applied biology. Ernst Haeckel
[ Applied Biology Politics]
The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency. Bill Gates Technology
[ Any Applied Automation Business Efficiency Efficient First Inefficiency Inefficient Magnify Operation Rule Second Technology Used Will]
Medical physics is an applied area of physics. John Cameron
[ Applied Area Medical Physics]
I was fortunate to find an extraordinary mathematics and applied mathematics program in Toronto. Walter Kohn
[ Applied Extraordinary Find Fortunate Mathematics Program Toronto]
The hardest problems of pure and applied science can only be solved by the open collaboration of the world-wide scientific community. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Applied Collaboration Community Hardest Only Open Problems Pure Science Scientific Solved World-Wide]
More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding. Paul D. Boyer
[ Applied Compassion Discipline Example Father Honesty Logical Love More Others Reasoning Taught Than Understanding Word]
The colors live a remarkable life of their own after they have been applied to the canvas. Edvard Munch
[ After Applied Been Canvas Colors Life Live Own Remarkable Their]
The doctor who applied a stethoscope to my heart was not satisfied. I was told to get my papers with the clerk in the outer hall. I was medically rejected. C. S. Forester
[ Applied Clerk Doctor Get Hall Heart Medically Outer Papers Rejected Satisfied Told]
When the time came to make a decision about what do in life, I found myself thinking that acting was the thing I loved to do, so I applied to drama school. And then, I didn't get in - twice. Emily Watson
[ Acting Applied Came Decision Drama Found Get Life Loved Make Myself School Then Thing Thinking Time Twice]
When the patient loves his disease, how unwilling he is to allow a remedy to be applied. Pierre Corneille
[ Allow Applied Disease His How Loves Patient Remedy Unwilling]
That attitude does not exist so much today, but in those days there was a very sharp distinction between basic physics and applied physics. Columbia did not deal with applied physics. Gordon Gould
[ Applied Attitude Basic Between Columbia Days Deal Did Distinction Does Exist Much Physics Sharp Those Today Very]
Later, after flying in the Navy for four or five years, spending some time on an aircraft carrier, I applied to and was accepted in a program where I went to graduate school first and then to the Naval Test Pilots School. Mark Kelly
[ Accepted After Aircraft Applied Carrier First Five Flying Four Graduate Later Naval Navy Pilots Program School Some Spending Test Then Time Went Where Years]
You have to be there not for the fame and glory and recognition and being a page in a history book, but you have to be there because you believe your talent and ability can be applied effectively to operation of the spacecraft. Alan Shepard
[ Ability Applied Because Being Believe Book Effectively Fame Glory History Operation Page Recognition Spacecraft Talent Your]
Common sense is calculation applied to life. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Applied Calculation Common Life Sense]
So I applied to medical school and received a scholarship at Washington University in St. Louis. Washington University turned out to be a lucky choice. The faculty was scholarly and dedicated and accessible to students. Daniel Nathans
[ Accessible Applied Choice Dedicated Faculty Louis Lucky Medical Out Received Scholarly Scholarship School St Students Turned University Washington]
The death penalty is being applied in the United States as a fatal lottery. Bianca Jagger
[ Applied Being Death Fatal Lottery Penalty States United]
If you're going to vote on a television contract, there is a certain rationality to saying that the same structures that are applied to Health Plan participation should be placed on the right to vote on a strike. Dick Wolf
[ Applied Certain Contract Going Health Participation Placed Plan Rationality Right Same Saying Should Strike Structures Television Vote]
Children, I grant, should be innocent; but when the epithet is applied to men, or women, it is but a civil term for weakness. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Applied Children Civil Epithet Grant Innocent Men Should Term Weakness Women]
No one ever was a great poet, that applied himself much to anything else. William Temple
[ Anything Applied Else Ever Great Himself Much Poet]
Murder is an offensive act. The term cannot be applied legitimately to any defensive act. Benjamin Tucker
[ Act Any Applied Cannot Defensive Legitimately Murder Offensive Term]
I always considered myself being an organizer. I'm very good at teaching singers, I'm very good at staging a show, to entertain people. But I never included myself. I never applied this to me as an artist. Ike Turner
[ Always Applied Artist Being Considered Entertain Good Included Myself Never Organizer Show Singers Staging Teaching Very]
The word knight, which originally meant boy or servant, was particularly applied to a young man after he was admitted to the privilege of bearing arms. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Admitted After Applied Arms Bearing Boy Knight Man Meant Originally Particularly Privilege Servant Which Word Young]
The theory of relativity worked out by Mr. Einstein, which is in the domain of natural science, I believe can also be applied to the political field. Both democracy and human rights are relative concepts - and not absolute and general. Jiang Zemin
[ Absolute Also Applied Believe Both Concepts Democracy Domain Einstein Field General Human Mr Natural Out Political Relative Relativity Rights Science Theory Which Worked]
Sanely applied advertising could remake the world. Stuart Chase
[ Advertising Applied Could Remake Sanely World]
I'm very leery of show business, having been in Los Angeles for the last 10 years. Buzz is a dangerous thing that I've heard applied to a lot of people that I've since not heard of again. Greg Kinnear
[ Again Angeles Applied Been Business Buzz Dangerous Having Heard Last Leery Los Lot Show Since Thing Very Years]
In my first movie, That Night, with Juliette Lewis, I had a scene with two other girls where we applied a cream to our chests to make our breasts grow. I was 10. Eliza Dushku
[ Applied Breasts Chests Cream First Girls Grow Had Lewis Make Movie Night Other Our Scene Two Where]
Claims of right and insistence upon obligations may depend upon treaty stipulations, or upon the rules of international law, or upon the sense of natural justice applied to the circumstances of a particular case, or upon disputed facts. Elihu Root
[ Applied Case Circumstances Claims Depend Disputed Facts Insistence International Justice Law May Natural Obligations Particular Right Rules Sense Treaty Upon]
We have an electronic vein we have tapped and applied it to a rock setting like tons of bands out there. Mike Lowry
[ Applied Bands Electronic Out Rock Setting Tapped Tons Vein]
It would be naive to think that the problems plaguing mankind today can be solved with means and methods which were applied or seemed to work in the past. Mikhail Gorbachev
[ Applied Mankind Means Methods Naive Past Problems Seemed Solved Think Today Were Which Work Would]
According to this view, democracy is a product of western culture, and it cannot be applied to the Middle East which has a different cultural, religious, sociological and historical background. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
[ According Applied Background Cannot Cultural Culture Democracy Different East Historical Middle Product Religious Sociological View Western Which]
The public treasure has been duly applied to the uses to which it was appropriated by Parliament, and regular accounts have been annually laid before Parliament, of every article of expense. Robert Walpole
[ Accounts Annually Applied Appropriated Article Been Before Duly Every Expense Laid Parliament Public Regular Treasure Uses Which]
And then you have the classical ballerinas, they're like sopranos. Applied to the dance. Ninette de Valois
[ Applied Classical Dance Sopranos Then]
I do not say a proverb is amiss when aptly and reasonably applied, but to be forever discharging them, right or wrong, hit or miss, renders conversation insipid and vulgar. Miguel de Cervantes
[ Amiss Applied Aptly Conversation Forever Hit Insipid Miss Proverb Reasonably Renders Right Say Them Vulgar Wrong]
If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged. Noam Chomsky
[ American Applied Been Every Hanged Laws Nuremberg Post-War President Then Were Would]
I was told I was talented when I applied to Falmouth School of Art and that I should consider skipping the course and proceeding directly to degree level. John Dyer
[ Applied Art Consider Course Degree Directly Level Proceeding School Should Skipping Talented Told]
At college I'd seen my dead frog's limbs twitch under some applied stimulus or other - seen, but hadn't believed. Didn't dream of thinking beyond or around what I saw. James Merrill
[ Applied Around Believed Beyond College Dead Dream Frog Hadn Limbs Other Saw Seen Some Stimulus Thinking Twitch Under]
War springs from the love and loyalty which should be offered to God being applied to some God substitute, one of the most dangerous being nationalism. Robert Runcie
[ Applied Being Dangerous God Love Loyalty Most Nationalism Offered Should Some Springs Substitute War Which]
Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible; it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Applied Consequence Country Democracy Distinct General Inflexible Justice Less Most Natural Only Pressing Principle Prompt Severe Terror Than Then Virtue Wants]
Programming is one of the most difficult branches of applied mathematics; the poorer mathematicians had better remain pure mathematicians. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Applied Better Branches Difficult Had Mathematicians Mathematics Most Poorer Programming Pure Remain]
When the media defines something, you have to question: Is it the definition that you want applied to your culture? I'm trying to determine who's leaving the legacy, and if the legacy that is being left is a positive one. Tim Reid
[ Applied Being Culture Defines Definition Determine Leaving Left Legacy Media Positive Question Something Trying Want Your]
Pamphlets on Sabbath writing are in request here I have been applied to for them by several of the old Methodists knowing that I had them to sell before. John Hawley
[ Applied Been Before Had Here Knowing Old Pamphlets Request Sabbath Sell Several Them Writing]
For we can affirm with a good conscience that we have, after reading the Holy Scripture, applied ourselves and yet daily apply ourselves to the extent that the grace of the Lord permits to inquiry into and investigation of the consensus of the true and purer antiquity. Martin Chemnitz
[ Affirm After Antiquity Applied Apply Conscience Consensus Daily Extent Good Grace Holy Inquiry Into Investigation Lord Ourselves Permits Purer Reading Scripture True Yet]
I never met a Jesuit before I applied for the order. Daniel Berrigan
[ Applied Before Met Never Order]
The principle that certain sins should not receive the Church's testimony of forgiveness was probably no novelty at all, but had been applied in various churches; perhaps, however, with no strict consistency. Robert Rainy
[ Applied Been Certain Church Churches Consistency Forgiveness Had However Novelty Perhaps Principle Probably Receive Should Sins Strict Testimony Various]
Law in general is human reason, inasmuch as it governs all the inhabitants of the earth: the political and civil laws of each nation ought to be only the particular cases in which human reason is applied. Charles de Secondat
[ Applied Cases Civil Each Earth General Governs Human Inasmuch Inhabitants Law Laws Nation Only Ought Particular Political Reason Which]
It is generally admitted that the most beautiful qualities of a color are in its transparent state, applied over a white ground with the light shining through the color. Maxfield Parrish
[ Admitted Applied Beautiful Color Generally Ground Light Most Over Qualities Shining State Through Transparent White]
But in the old days, visual artists used to fall into two distinct categories: those of us who created images with cameras and those of us who applied stuff onto other stuff, with brushes or other tools. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Applied Artists Brushes Cameras Categories Created Days Distinct Fall Images Into Old Onto Other Stuff Those Tools Two Us Used Visual]
The same expertise we learned at the autopsy table can be applied to living people who've been shot, battered, or raped. The search for trace evidence is the same. Michael Baden
[ Applied Autopsy Battered Been Evidence Expertise Learned Living Same Search Shot Table Trace]
People who make money often make mistakes, and even have major setbacks, but they believe they will eventually prosper, and they see every setback as a lesson to be applied in their move towards success. Jerry Gillies
[ Applied Believe Even Eventually Every Lesson Major Make Mistakes Money Move Often Prosper See Setback Setbacks Success Their Towards Will]
Pure mathematics is on the whole distinctly more useful than applied. For what is useful above all is technique, and mathematical technique is taught mainly through pure mathematics. G. H. Hardy
[ Above Applied Distinctly Mainly Mathematical Mathematics More Pure Taught Technique Than Through Useful Whole]
It took me a long time to get selected as an astronaut. In fact, I applied for 20 years before I was selected. John L. Phillips
[ Applied Astronaut Before Fact Get Long Selected Time Took Years]
My view is that targets, properly constructed and applied across public services have been fundamental to past successes and will be an essential part of sustaining progress into the future. John Hutton
[ Across Applied Been Constructed Essential Fundamental Future Into Part Past Progress Properly Public Services Successes Sustaining Targets View Will]
What I try to do is factor in how people use computers, what people's problems are, and how these technologies can get applied to those problems. Then I try to direct the various product groups to act on this information. John Warnock Computers
[ Act Applied Computers Direct Factor Get Groups How Information Problems Product Technologies Then These Those Try Use Various]
The logic of Palladian architecture presented an aesthetic formula which could be applied universally. Stephen Gardiner
[ Aesthetic Applied Architecture Could Formula Logic Presented Universally Which]
Bill Clinton was in the line of great progressive presidents who faced the realities in his own time and applied innovative solutions to problems. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Applied Bill Clinton Faced Great His Innovative Line Own Presidents Problems Progressive Realities Solutions Time]
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. Vince Lombardi
[ Applied Best Dedication Determination Hand Hard Job Lose Ourselves Price Success Task Whether Win Work]
We look in... Germany for a superstar. We began with 10,000 people, which applied. From these 10,000, 100 was selected. The jury is unbelievably competent. Michelle Hunziker
[ Applied Began Competent Germany Jury Look Selected Superstar These Unbelievably Which]
Theology is a science of mind applied to God. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Applied God Mind Science Theology]
I applied to American Repertory School up at Harvard at got in. Ajay Naidu
[ American Applied Got Harvard Repertory School Up]
The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied. George Catlin
[ Abuse Am Applied Believe General Inclined Savage Sense Use Very Whom Word]
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites. Henry Fielding Food
[ Appetites Applied Delight Favorite Food Kinds Love Metaphorically Objects Our Particular Properly Sometimes Spoken Word]
The last job I applied for was to be a bus driver for the Chicago Transit Authority in 1957. Vernon Jordan
[ Applied Authority Bus Chicago Driver Job Last Transit]
But Dr. Smith says, and I believe it to be a true state of the case, that he himself gave a course of Lectures in Natural Philosophy, during the same winter, and that the money raised by them was also applied towards paying for the Orrery. David Rittenhouse
[ Also Applied Believe Case Course Dr During Gave Himself Lectures Money Natural Paying Philosophy Raised Same Says Smith State Them Towards True Winter]
I had a brief theater background and loved the backstage world there's more backstage work in television, so I saw a job advertised and applied, and got it. That was back in 1977, when getting jobs was easy. Lee Child
[ Advertised Applied Back Background Backstage Brief Easy Getting Got Had Job Jobs Loved More Saw Television Theater Work World]
I never took my SAT's. I never applied to college. I moved right out here and jumped into the thick of things. Whether that was the smart move or not, I'm sitting here talking to you now, so it paid off. Scott Foley
[ Applied College Here Into Jumped Move Moved Never Now Off Out Paid Right Sat Sitting Smart Talking Thick Things Took Whether]
When applied to politics and taken to its extreme, kitsch is the mask of death. Fascism was all aesthetics. There was no core principle to it. There was no truth to it. John Cusack
[ Aesthetics Applied Core Death Extreme Fascism Kitsch Mask Politics Principle Taken Truth]
I was probably the first kid in my high school to go to Yale. I applied almost as a lark. Then, when I got there, I was the dumbest person in your class. Maya Lin
[ Almost Applied Class Dumbest First Go Got High Kid Lark Person Probably School Then Yale Your]