Quotations that match 'artificial'.

Not all intelligence can be artificial now, so if we make a mistake, the consequences are no longer simply located within an institution or a national culture. William Irwin Thompson
[ Artificial Consequences Culture Institution Intelligence Located Longer Make Mistake National Now Simply Within]
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and ends by rendering habitual a substitute nearly equivalent to the real virtue. Thomas Jefferson
[ Artificial Covers Ends Equivalent Good Habitual Humor Natural Nearly Politeness Real Rendering Substitute Truth Virtue Want]
California is like an artificial limb the rest of the country doesn't really need. You can quote me on that. Saul Bellow
[ Artificial California Country Limb Need Quote Really Rest]
I don't like LA. The majority just seem to be so artificial. Look at how they worship everything they think is fashionable. Isn't it sick? Billie Joe Armstrong
[ Artificial Everything Fashionable How Just La Look Majority Seem Sick Think Worship]
How prone poor Humanity is to dam up the minutest remnants of its freedom, and build an artificial roof to prevent it looking up to the clear blue sky. E. T. A. Hoffmann
[ Artificial Blue Build Clear Dam Freedom How Humanity Looking Poor Prevent Prone Remnants Roof Sky Up]
A quota is always something artificial that can only last for a certain period of time. Jacques Santer
[ Always Artificial Certain Last Only Period Quota Something Time]
My presidential victory, if it had happened, would have been artificial in relation to the Socialist party. It may be that on my deathbed, I will come to regret my decision, but for the moment, I live at peace with it. Jacques Delors
[ Artificial Been Come Deathbed Decision Had Happened Live May Moment Party Peace Presidential Regret Relation Socialist Victory Will Would]
The sad thing about artificial intelligence is that it lacks artifice and therefore intelligence. Jean Baudrillard
[ Artifice Artificial Intelligence Lacks Sad Therefore Thing]
The aim of every artist is to arrest motion, which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed so that a hundred years later, when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life. William Faulkner Art
[ Again Aim Arrest Artificial Artist Every Fixed Hold Hundred Later Life Looks Means Motion Moves Since Stranger Which Years]
In the case of the stomach, however, the nerves of the glandular cells were always severed when constructing an artificially isolated pouch and this, naturally, affected the normal work of the stomach. Ivan Pavlov
[ Affected Always Artificially Case Cells Constructing However Isolated Naturally Nerves Normal Severed Stomach Were Work]
It is because the body is a machine that education is possible. Education is the formation of habits, a superinducing of an artificial organization upon the natural organization of the body. Thomas Huxley
[ Artificial Because Body Education Formation Habits Machine Natural Organization Possible Upon]
I believe that these devices like repetition and rhyme are not artificial, that they're not imposed, somehow, on the language. Paul Muldoon
[ Artificial Believe Devices Imposed Language Repetition Rhyme Somehow These]
Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real. Thomas Merton
[ Artificial Humility Makes Pride Real Us]
Prayer does not use up artificial energy, doesn't burn up any fossil fuel, doesn't pollute. Neither does song, neither does love, neither does the dance. Margaret Mead
[ Any Artificial Burn Dance Does Energy Fossil Fuel Love Neither Prayer Song Up Use]
All things are artificial, for nature is the art of God. Thomas Browne Nature
[ Art Artificial God Nature Things]
I bet some of you feel sorry for me. Well don't. Having an artificial leg has its advantages. I've broken my right knee many times and it doesn't hurt a bit. Terry Fox
[ Advantages Artificial Bet Bit Broken Feel Having Hurt Knee Leg Many Right Some Sorry Times Well]
To what purpose is it to be artificially happy on the surface? Anne Parillaud
[ Artificially Happy Purpose Surface]
Mr. DeMille's theory of sexual difference was that marriage is an artificial state for women. The want to be taken, ruled, raped. That was his theory. Hedy Lamarr
[ Artificial Demille Difference His Marriage Mr Ruled Sexual State Taken Theory Want Women]
I have been an "Official" all my life, without the least turn for it. I never could attain a true official manner, which is highly artificial and handles trifles with ludicrously disproportionate gravity. William Allingham
[ Artificial Attain Been Could Disproportionate Gravity Handles Highly Least Life Manner Never Official Trifles True Turn Which Without]
But this emphasis would be lavished in vain, if it served, in your opinion, only to abstract a general type from phenomena whose particularity in our work would remain the essential thing for you, and whose original arrangement could be broken up only artificially. Jacques Lacan
[ Abstract Arrangement Artificially Broken Could Emphasis Essential General Lavished Only Opinion Original Our Phenomena Remain Served Thing Type Up Vain Whose Work Would Your]
He said it was artificial respiration, but now I find I am to have his child. Anthony Burgess
[ Am Artificial Child Find His Now Respiration Said]
From the time we're born until we die, we're kept busy with artificial stuff that isn't important. Tom Ford
[ Artificial Born Busy Die Important Kept Stuff Time Until]
All media exist to invest our lives with artificial perceptions and arbitrary values. Marshall McLuhan
[ Arbitrary Artificial Exist Invest Lives Media Our Perceptions Values]
When you read the psychedelic literature, there is a distinction between the so-called natural psychedelics and synthetic psychedelics that are artificially produced. Stanislav Grof
[ Artificially Between Distinction Literature Natural Produced Psychedelic Psychedelics Read So-Called Synthetic]
I named all my children after flowers. There's Lillie and Rose and my son, Artificial. Bert Williams
[ After Artificial Children Flowers Named Rose Son]
The concept of reason itself appears as an artificial attempt to separate intellectual powers from the frustrations, emotions, and accidents which cause events; the concept of reason is viewed as facade to prevent change. Edward Levi
[ Accidents Appears Artificial Attempt Cause Change Concept Emotions Events Facade Frustrations Intellectual Itself Powers Prevent Reason Separate Viewed Which]
A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God. Alan Perlis Science
[ Artificial Believe Enough God Intelligence Make Spent Year]
The best way to begin genuine bipartisanship to make America stronger is to work together on the real crises facing our country, not to manufacture an artificial crisis to serve a special interest agenda out of touch with the needs of Americans. John F. Kerry
[ Agenda America Americans Artificial Begin Best Bipartisanship Country Crises Crisis Facing Genuine Interest Make Manufacture Needs Our Out Real Serve Special Stronger Together Touch Way Work]
The man who looks for security, even in the mind, is like a man who would chop off his limbs in order to have artificial ones which will give him no pain or trouble. Henry Miller
[ Artificial Chop Even Give Him His Limbs Looks Man Mind Off Ones Order Pain Security Trouble Which Will Would]
Making social comment is an artificial place for an artist to start from. If an artist is touched by some social condition, what the artist creates will reflect that, but you can't force it. Susan Sontag
[ Artificial Artist Comment Condition Creates Force Making Place Reflect Social Some Start Touched Will]
Our country is now geared to an arms economy bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and an incessant propaganda of fear. Douglas MacArthur
[ Arms Artificially Bred Country Economy Fear Geared Hysteria Incessant Induced Now Our Propaganda Psychosis War]
I find the public passion for justice quite boring and artificial. Patricia Highsmith
[ Artificial Boring Find Justice Passion Public Quite]
The planned sit-down reception is an artificial forum where one is presented with a limited number of persons with whom he can hold a conversation. Jerzy Kosinski
[ Artificial Conversation Forum Hold Limited Number Persons Planned Presented Reception Where Whom]
Baseball needs to put the steroids era behind it by having and enforcing tough rules against all kinds of artificial advantages, so that spring can return. Marvin Olasky
[ Advantages Against Artificial Baseball Behind Enforcing Era Having Kinds Needs Put Return Rules Spring Steroids Tough]
I am suggesting that we recognize that in network and interface research there is something as profound (and potential wild) as Artificial Intelligence. Vernor Vinge
[ Am Artificial Intelligence Interface Network Potential Profound Recognize Research Something Suggesting Wild]
Artificial Intelligence leaves no doubt that it wants its audiences to enter a realm of pure fantasy when it identifies one of the last remaining islands of civilization as New Jersey. Godfried Danneels
[ Artificial Audiences Civilization Doubt Enter Fantasy Identifies Intelligence Islands Jersey Last Leaves New Pure Realm Remaining Wants]
Sometimes I like them artificial and sometimes I like them real. And the reason is because sometimes I like a real close sound. And I like a very specific snare sound and I can't get that in the big room. Danny Elfman
[ Artificial Because Big Close Get Real Reason Room Snare Sometimes Sound Specific Them Very]
I was never very good at exams, having a poor memory and finding the examination process rather artificial, and there never seemed to be enough time to follow up things that really interested me. Paul Nurse
[ Artificial Enough Examination Exams Finding Follow Good Having Interested Memory Never Poor Process Rather Really Seemed Things Time Up Very]
To me, length is an artificial and arbitrary factor in a film. Frank Darabont
[ Arbitrary Artificial Factor Film Length]
I do write long, long character notes - family background, history, details of appearance - much more than will ever appear in the novel. I think this is what lifts a book from that early calculated, artificial stage. Anne Tyler
[ Appear Appearance Artificial Background Book Calculated Character Details Early Ever Family History Lifts Long More Much Notes Novel Stage Than Think Will Write]
I would like to feel that I have a range and that it's not just a matter of being a comic actor or a serious actor, because those are really artificial classifications, I think. Jeffrey Jones
[ Actor Artificial Because Being Comic Feel Just Matter Range Really Serious Think Those Would]
Judge yourself; if you do that you will not be judged by God, as St. Paul says. But it must be a real sense of your own sinfulness, not an artificial humility. Johannes Tauler
[ Artificial God Humility Judge Judged Must Own Paul Real Says Sense Sinfulness St Will Your Yourself]
Last year, New York got $200 million. This year, we're going to give them $124 million under this particular program. But last year was an artificially elevated number to make up from the very low grant the year before. Michael Chertoff
[ Artificially Before Elevated Give Going Got Grant Last Low Make Million New Number Particular Program Them Under Up Very Year York]
Men and girls, men and girls: Artificial swine and pearls. Gertrude Stein
[ Artificial Girls Men Pearls Swine]
I guess you can stay sort of true to the story; you don't have to artificially bring the character back from whatever doom you've designed for them, you can tell the story, I suppose, honestly. Garth Ennis
[ Artificially Back Bring Character Designed Doom Guess Honestly Sort Stay Story Suppose Tell Them True Whatever]
Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Human Itself Language Nature None Speech Written]
The quality of his being one with the people, of having no artificial or natural barriers between him and them, made it possible for him to be a leader without ever being or thinking of being a dictator. Frances Perkins
[ Artificial Barriers Being Between Dictator Ever Having Him His Leader Made Natural Possible Quality Them Thinking Without]
French design hardly exists, except as artificial modernism. Christian Lacroix
[ Artificial Design Except Exists French Hardly Modernism]
All that a good government aims at... is to add no unnecessary and artificial aid to the force of its own unavoidable consequences, and to abstain from fortifying and accumulating social inequality as a means of increasing political inequalities. James F. Cooper
[ Abstain Accumulating Add Aid Aims Artificial Consequences Force Fortifying Good Government Increasing Inequalities Inequality Means Own Political Social Unavoidable Unnecessary]
Merely external emancipation has made of the modern woman an artificial being. Now, woman is confronted with the necessity of emancipating herself from emancipation, if she really desires to be free. Emma Goldman
[ Artificial Being Confronted Desires Emancipation External Free Herself Made Merely Modern Necessity Now Really She Woman]
To conquer nature is, in effect, to remove all natural barriers and human norms and to substitute artificial, fabricated equivalents for natural processes. Alex Campbell
[ Artificial Barriers Conquer Effect Equivalents Fabricated Human Natural Nature Norms Processes Remove Substitute]
The want of logic annoys. Too much logic bores. Life eludes logic, and everything that logic alone constructs remains artificial and forced. Andre Gide
[ Alone Annoys Artificial Bores Constructs Eludes Everything Forced Life Logic Much Remains Too Want]
Now the identification of individual sounds by phonetic observation is an artificial way of proceeding. Roman Jakobson
[ Artificial Identification Individual Now Observation Proceeding Sounds Way]
The richness of the world, all artificial pleasures, have the taste of sickness and give off a smell of death in the face of certain spiritual possessions. Georges Rouault
[ Artificial Certain Death Face Give Off Pleasures Possessions Richness Sickness Smell Spiritual Taste World]
No one yet knows what a man's province is, and how far that province, as conceived of today, is artificial. Agnes Smedley
[ Artificial Conceived Far How Knows Man Province Today Yet]
The thing about doing anything artificial to your hair is that you have to look after it. So you're always vulnerable to the weather and time. Francesca Annis
[ After Always Anything Artificial Doing Hair Look Thing Time Vulnerable Weather Your]
You must strive to multiply bread so that it suffices for the tables of mankind, and not rather favor an artificial control of birth, which would be irrational, in order to diminish the number of guests at the banquet of life. Pope Paul VI
[ Artificial Banquet Birth Bread Control Diminish Favor Guests Irrational Life Mankind Multiply Must Number Order Rather Strive Suffices Tables Which Would]
Some people worry that artificial intelligence will make us feel inferior, but then, anybody in his right mind should have an inferiority complex every time he looks at a flower. Alan Kay
[ Anybody Artificial Complex Every Feel Flower His Inferior Inferiority Intelligence Looks Make Mind Right Should Some Then Time Us Will Worry]
Those who have heard or read anything from me on the subject, know that one of the principal points insisted on is, the forming of societies or any other artificial combinations IS the first, greatest, and most fatal mistake ever committed by legislators and by reformers. Josiah Warren
[ Any Anything Artificial Combinations Committed Ever Fatal First Forming Greatest Heard Insisted Know Legislators Mistake Most Other Points Principal Read Reformers Societies Subject Those]
Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects, especially tools to make tools. Henri Bergson
[ Artificial Especially Faculty Intelligence Make Making Objects Tools]
I have an intense dislike for artificial society. In France, one could lead a free life - to do what one wanted to do without interference or criticism from one's neighbors. Robert W. Service
[ Artificial Could Criticism Dislike France Free Intense Interference Lead Life Neighbors Society Wanted Without]
I think that monogamy is artificial. I do not think it's something that comes naturally to us. Tom Ford
[ Artificial Comes Monogamy Naturally Something Think Us]
Hollywood is tied hand and foot to the demands for artificiality of the masses all over the world. Lionel Barrymore
[ Demands Foot Hand Hollywood Masses Over Tied World]
We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons. Alfred Newman
[ Artificial Flavors Furniture Lemonade Lemons Living Made Polish Real Today Where World]
It is part of the general pattern of misguided policy that our country is now geared to an arms economy which was bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and nurtured upon an incessant propaganda of fear. Douglas MacArthur
[ Arms Artificially Bred Country Economy Fear Geared General Hysteria Incessant Induced Misguided Now Nurtured Our Part Pattern Policy Propaganda Psychosis Upon War Which]
Daylight reveals color; artificial light drains it. Helena Rubinstein
[ Artificial Color Daylight Drains Light Reveals]
There is the glamour side of it, which allows you to meet great variety of people with whom you simply can have a good time, but there's also the sad side of it that drags you into a superficial and artificial world. Karolina Kurkova
[ Allows Also Artificial Drags Glamour Good Great Into Meet Sad Side Simply Superficial Time Variety Which Whom World]
I have often noticed that after I had bestowed on the characters of my novels some treasured item of my past, it would pine away in the artificial world where I had so abruptly placed it. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Abruptly After Artificial Away Bestowed Characters Had Item Noticed Novels Often Past Pine Placed Some Treasured Where World Would]
Whatever I do seems artificial and false, to me. Jasper Johns
[ Artificial False Seems Whatever]
It's difficult to believe in yourself because the idea of self is an artificial construction. You are, in fact, part of the glorious oneness of the universe. Everything beautiful in the world is within you. Russell Brand
[ Artificial Beautiful Because Believe Construction Difficult Everything Fact Glorious Idea Oneness Part Self Universe Within World Yourself]
A lyric, it is true, is the expression of personal emotion, but then so is all poetry, and to suppose that there are several kinds of poetry, differing from each other in essence, is to be deceived by wholly artificial divisions which have no real being. John Drinkwater
[ Artificial Being Deceived Differing Divisions Each Emotion Essence Expression Kinds Lyric Other Personal Poetry Real Several Suppose Then True Which Wholly]
More than forty years of Communist rule in Central and Eastern Europe resulted in an unhappy and artificial division of Europe. It is this dark chapter of European history that we now have the opportunity to close. Anders Fogh Rasmussen
[ Artificial Central Chapter Close Communist Dark Division Eastern Europe European Forty History More Now Opportunity Resulted Rule Than Unhappy Years]
In several sections, both natural in the banks of the Mississippi and its numerous arms, and where artificial canals had been cut, I observed erect stumps of trees, with their roots attached, buried in strata at different heights, one over the other. Charles Lyell
[ Arms Artificial Attached Banks Been Both Buried Canals Cut Different Erect Had Heights Mississippi Natural Numerous Observed Other Over Roots Sections Several Strata Stumps Their Trees Where]
The artificial is always innocent. Frank O'Hara
[ Always Artificial Innocent]
If religion were true, its followers would not try to bludgeon their young into an artificial conformity; but would merely insist on their unbending quest for truth, irrespective of artificial backgrounds or practical consequences. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Artificial Backgrounds Bludgeon Conformity Consequences Followers Insist Into Irrespective Merely Practical Quest Religion Their True Truth Try Unbending Were Would Young]
I don't want it to be all that self-conscious or artificial, but it really grows out of my having invented myself as a listener so that I could hear her voice. Russell Banks
[ Artificial Could Grows Having Hear Her Invented Listener Myself Out Really Self-Conscious Voice Want]