Quotations that match 'conceive'.

He who is conceived in a cage yearns for the cage. Yevgeny Yevtushenko
[ Cage Conceived Yearns]
An artist cannot be responsible for what people make of their art. An audience loathe giving up preconceived images of an artist. Stephen Stills
[ Art Artist Audience Cannot Giving Images Loathe Make Preconceived Responsible Their Up]
Even before Europe was united in an economic level or was conceived at the level of economic interests and trade, it was culture that united all the countries of Europe. The arts, literature, music are the connecting link of Europe. Dario Fo
[ Arts Before Conceived Connecting Countries Culture Economic Europe Even Interests Level Link Literature Music Trade United]
This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought. Lin Yutang Humor
[ Change Character Chemical Conceive Function Humor Our Thought]
Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don't start measuring her limbs. Pablo Picasso
[ Any Application Art Beauty Beyond Brain Canon Conceive Her Instinct Limbs Love Measuring Start Woman]
America, 5 years after this brutal attack, is testament that a Nation conceived in liberty and equality will endure. It is a triumph of millions of Americans but it is also the triumph of an idea larger than any one person, larger than any one nation. Nick Rahall
[ After Also America Americans Any Attack Brutal Conceived Endure Equality Idea Larger Liberty Millions Nation Person Testament Than Triumph Will Years]
Most of our pocket wisdom is conceived for the use of mediocre people, to discourage them from ambitious attempts, and generally console them in their mediocrity. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Ambitious Attempts Conceived Console Discourage Generally Mediocre Mediocrity Most Our Pocket Their Them Use Wisdom]
Not a having and a resting, but a growing and becoming, is the character of perfection as culture conceives it. Matthew Arnold
[ Becoming Character Conceives Culture Growing Having Perfection Resting]
We must conceive of this whole universe as one commonwealth of which both gods and men are members. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Both Commonwealth Conceive Gods Members Men Must Universe Which Whole]
Justifying conscription to promote the cause of liberty is one of the most bizarre notions ever conceived by man! Forced servitude, with the risk of death and serious injury as a price to live free, makes no sense. Ron Paul
[ Bizarre Cause Conceived Conscription Death Ever Forced Free Injury Justifying Liberty Live Makes Man Most Notions Price Promote Risk Sense Serious Servitude]
I took thought, and invented what I conceived to be the appropriate title of 'agnostic'. Thomas Huxley
[ Agnostic Appropriate Conceived Invented Thought Title Took]
The ethical manifold, conceived of as unified, furnishes, or rather is, the ideal of the whole. Felix Adler
[ Conceived Ethical Furnishes Ideal Manifold Rather Unified Whole]
Obviously Mad TV, SNL are one kind of show, whereas The State belongs to the kind of show that is entirely conceived written and performed by a set group that existed before the TV show. David Wain
[ Before Belongs Conceived Entirely Existed Group Kind Mad Obviously Performed Set Show Snl State Tv Whereas Written]
This nation was conceived in liberty and dedicated to the principle - among others - that honest men may honestly disagree; that if they all say what they think, a majority of the people will be able to distinguish truth from error. Elmer Davis
[ Able Among Conceived Dedicated Disagree Distinguish Error Honest Honestly Liberty Majority May Men Nation Others Principle Say Think Truth Will]
His imagination conceived and bore - worlds; but nothing in these worlds became alive until he discovered its true and living name. The name was the breath of life; and, sooner or later, he invariably found it. Algernon H. Blackwood
[ Alive Became Bore Breath Conceived Discovered Found His Imagination Invariably Later Life Living Name Nothing Sooner These True Until Worlds]
America is a nation that conceives many odd inventions for getting somewhere but it can think of nothing to do once it gets there. Will Rogers
[ America Conceives Gets Getting Inventions Many Nation Nothing Odd Once Somewhere Think]
So far as hypotheses are concerned, let no one expect anything certain from astronomy, which cannot furnish it, lest he accept as the truth ideas conceived for another purpose, and depart from this study a greater fool than when he entered it. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Accept Another Anything Astronomy Cannot Certain Conceived Concerned Depart Entered Expect Far Fool Furnish Greater Hypotheses Ideas Lest Purpose Study Than Truth Which]
A newspaper is lumber made malleable. It is ink made into words and pictures. It is conceived, born, grows up and dies of old age in a day. Jim Bishop
[ Age Born Conceived Day Dies Grows Ink Into Lumber Made Malleable Newspaper Old Pictures Up Words]
It has always been difficult for Man to realize that his life is all an art. It has been more difficult to conceive it so than to act it so. For that is always how he has more or less acted it. Henry Ellis
[ Act Acted Always Art Been Conceive Difficult His How Less Life Man More Realize Than]
Liberty, as it is conceived by current opinion, has nothing inherent about it; it is a sort of gift or trust bestowed on the individual by the state pending good behavior. Mary McCarthy
[ Behavior Bestowed Conceived Current Gift Good Individual Inherent Liberty Nothing Opinion Pending Sort State Trust]
Australians don't have a preconceived notion of what things have to be... we can go on a fantastic journey. Yahoo Serious
[ Australians Fantastic Go Journey Notion Preconceived Things]
Now all oscillatory movements of such an electron can be conceived of as being split up into force, and two circular oscillations perpendicular to this direction rotating in opposite directions. Pieter Zeeman
[ Being Circular Conceived Direction Directions Electron Force Into Movements Now Opposite Oscillations Perpendicular Rotating Split Such Two Up]
The impulse of the journalist is to be novel, yet to relate his curiosities to the urgencies of the moment; the philosopher seeks what he conceives to be true, regardless of the moment. Daniel Bell
[ Conceives Curiosities His Impulse Journalist Moment Novel Philosopher Regardless Relate Seeks True Yet]
It wasn't that I was shy to go out with him, I just didn't want people with preconceived notions to assume anything about why we were together. I was pretty careful for a while. Rose McGowan
[ Anything Assume Careful Go Him Just Notions Out Preconceived Pretty Shy Together Want Were While Why]
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Conceive Eyes Ideas Just Light Minds Need Order Our See]
Sin cannot be conceived in a natural state, but only in a civil state, where it is decreed by common consent what is good or bad. Baruch Spinoza
[ Bad Cannot Civil Common Conceived Consent Decreed Good Natural Only Sin State Where]
I have come slowly into possession of such powers as I have. I receive the opinions of my day. I do not conceive them. But I receive them into a vivid mind. Woodrow Wilson
[ Come Conceive Day Into Mind Opinions Possession Powers Receive Slowly Such Them Vivid]
To set up as a standard of public morality a notion which can neither be defined nor conceived is to open the door to every kind of tyranny. Simone Weil
[ Conceived Defined Door Every Kind Morality Neither Nor Notion Open Public Set Standard Tyranny Up Which]
Our situation here, without any exaggeration, is beyond description almost; it is such as eye has not seen nor ear heard, nor hath it ever entered into the heart of men to conceive Boston ever to arrive at. Peter Oliver
[ Almost Any Arrive Beyond Boston Conceive Description Ear Entered Ever Exaggeration Eye Hath Heard Heart Here Into Men Nor Our Seen Situation Such Without]
Its very sort of spontaneous and organic, not a preconceived sort of jamming. Now we record everything, cause sometimes you'll forget, you know, 'what was that thing again?' So we record everything. Chad Smith
[ Again Cause Everything Forget Jamming Know Now Organic Preconceived Record Sometimes Sort Spontaneous Thing Very]
I could never have conceived that I would ever get to work in a Truffaut film. It was astonishing to me, and still is. I felt like an old pro, but it was still so unexpected. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Astonishing Conceived Could Ever Felt Film Get Never Old Pro Still Truffaut Unexpected Work Would]
I cannot conceive how anybody in his right mind should go to a psychoanalyst. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Anybody Cannot Conceive Go His How Mind Psychoanalyst Right Should]
I also assume that they are not simply the physical properties of things as now conceived by physical science. Instead, they are ecological, in the sense that they are properties of the environment relative to an animal. James J. Gibson
[ Also Animal Assume Conceived Ecological Environment Instead Now Physical Properties Relative Science Sense Simply Things]
All I try to do is as earnestly and as acutely as I can, conceive a character and try to portray this character just honestly. If the humor is within the absurdity and the awfulness of situations, then let it be seen that way. Patrick Warburton
[ Absurdity Acutely Character Conceive Earnestly Honestly Humor Just Portray Seen Situations Then Try Way Within]
The difference is that for a soundly conceived and solidly endowed republic it takes a great deal longer for those seeds to germinate and the plants to grow. Robert Welch
[ Conceived Deal Difference Endowed Great Grow Longer Plants Republic Seeds Solidly Takes Those]
Music video directors, who conceive, write and direct these works, enjoy no creative rights, receive no ongoing financial benefit from the sale of our work, and many times are not even credited. Michael Apted
[ Benefit Conceive Creative Credited Direct Directors Enjoy Even Financial Many Music Ongoing Our Receive Rights Sale These Times Video Work Works Write]
The weapons were conceived and created by a small band of physicists and chemists; they remain a cataclysmic threat to the whole of human society and the natural environment. Barry Commoner
[ Band Cataclysmic Chemists Conceived Created Environment Human Natural Physicists Remain Small Society Threat Weapons Were Whole]
I realize now I could have gotten a whole book out of that and so I think that was a big mistake. But the truth is you write in the moment and with your head down and there is no way back then that I could have conceived of Harry having the longevity that he has had. Michael Connelly
[ Back Big Book Conceived Could Down Gotten Had Harry Having Head Longevity Mistake Moment Now Out Realize Then Think Truth Way Whole Write Your]
I cannot conceive of music that expresses absolutely nothing. Bela Bartok
[ Absolutely Cannot Conceive Expresses Music Nothing]
Here, again, as I conceive, gentlemen forget that this government is a republican one, resting exclusively in the intelligence and virtue of the People. Caleb Cushing
[ Again Conceive Exclusively Forget Gentlemen Government Here Intelligence Republican Resting Virtue]
The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizarre which seems inherent in them. Jean Cocteau
[ Actual Always Bear Bewildered Bizarre Design Element Event Grandeur Ideas Inherent Life Preconceived Relation Seems Simplicity Their Them Tragedies Which]
To conceive the good, in fact, is not sufficient; it must be made to succeed among men. To accomplish this less pure paths must be followed. Ernest Renan
[ Accomplish Among Conceive Fact Followed Good Less Made Men Must Paths Pure Succeed Sufficient]
A signal is comprehended if it serves to make us notice the object or situation it bespeaks. A symbol is understood when we conceive the idea it presents. Susanne Langer
[ Bespeaks Comprehended Conceive Idea Make Notice Object Presents Serves Signal Situation Symbol Understood Us]
God... a being whose only definition is that he is beyond man's power to conceive. Ayn Rand Faith
[ Being Beyond Conceive Definition God Man Only Power Whose]
God as now generally conceived of is only the last witch. Samuel Butler
[ Conceived Generally God Last Now Only Witch]
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every conceived notion, follow humbly wherever and whatever abysses nature leads, or you will learn nothing. Thomas Huxley
[ Before Child Conceived Down Every Fact Follow Give Humbly Leads Learn Little Nature Nothing Notion Prepared Sit Up Whatever Wherever Will]
That settled Abraham Lincoln with me. I was thoroughly satisfied that no such man ought to be President; but I could not yet conceive it possible that such a monster would be the choice of a majority of the people for President. John Sergeant Wise
[ Abraham Choice Conceive Could Lincoln Majority Man Monster Ought Possible President Satisfied Settled Such Thoroughly Would Yet]
All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasions, is inevitable. But it becomes sinful and contradicts the rule of Scripture when it is conceived upon slight and inadequate provocation, and when it continues long. Wilson Mizner
[ Anger Because Becomes Conceived Continues Contradicts Degree Inadequate Inevitable Long Occasions Provocation Rule Scripture Sinful Slight Some Upon]
Whether it be the heart to conceive, the understanding to direct, or the hand to execute. Junius
[ Conceive Direct Execute Hand Heart Understanding Whether]
The works must be conceived with fire in the soul but executed with clinical coolness. Joan Miro
[ Clinical Conceived Coolness Executed Fire Must Soul Works]
The mood in which my book was conceived and executed, was in fact to some extent a passing one. F. H. Bradley
[ Book Conceived Executed Extent Fact Mood Passing Some Which]
They thought that I did conceive there was a difference between them and Mr. Cotton... I might say they might preach a covenant of works as did the apostles, but to preach a covenant of works and to be under a covenant of works is another business. Anne Hutchinson
[ Another Apostles Between Business Conceive Cotton Covenant Did Difference Might Mr Preach Say Them Thought Under Works]
People have a preconceived notion about who I am and it's interesting. It's like picking who you want to win for the Oscars and not seeing the movie. Amanda Bynes
[ Am Interesting Movie Notion Oscars Picking Preconceived Seeing Want Win]
I don't have role models or watch much TV. I go to awards ceremonies but often I don't even know who the people are. I think that's good, because then you don't have preconceived ideas about them. Christopher Parker
[ Awards Because Ceremonies Even Go Good Ideas Know Models Much Often Preconceived Role Them Then Think Tv Watch]
There is, I conceive, no contradiction in believing that mind is at once the cause of matter and of the development of individualised human minds through the agency of matter. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Agency Believing Cause Conceive Contradiction Development Human Matter Mind Minds Once Through]
We breathe, we think, we conceive of our lives as narratives. Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
[ Breathe Conceive Lives Narratives Our Think]
The Americans combine the notions of religion and liberty so intimately in their minds, that it is impossible to make them conceive of one without the other. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Americans Combine Conceive Impossible Intimately Liberty Make Minds Notions Other Religion Their Them Without]
The gracious, eternal God permits the spirit to green and bloom and to bring forth the most marvelous fruit, surpassing anything a tongue can express and a heart conceive. Johannes Tauler
[ Anything Bloom Bring Conceive Eternal Express Forth Fruit God Gracious Green Heart Marvelous Most Permits Spirit Surpassing Tongue]
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it. Jesse Jackson
[ Achieve Believe Conceive Heart Know Mind]
Marxism conceives of the new system of socialism as the necessary outcome of all previous history made possible and necessary only by that previous history. Earl Browder
[ Conceives History Made Marxism Necessary New Only Outcome Possible Previous Socialism System]
One thing I was thinking about the other day was you can't even conceive of the kinds of things you can do in movies today. The idea that you could draw, in a computer, dinosaurs and have them running around was totally impossible. John Badham
[ Around Computer Conceive Could Day Dinosaurs Draw Even Idea Impossible Kinds Movies Other Running Them Thing Things Thinking Today Totally]
Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches as to conceive how others can be in want. Jonathan Swift
[ Abound Conceive Hard How Nothing Others Riches Those Want]
It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions. Ben Stein
[ Amazing Notions Ordinary Out Preconceived Set Without]
The human imagination has already come to conceive the possibility of recreating human society. Edmund Wilson
[ Already Come Conceive Human Imagination Possibility Recreating Society]
Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom. Merry Browne
[ Door Locks Notions Preconceived Wisdom]
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]
God like Us suffers the ambition to make a destiny more extraordinary than was conceived for Him, yes God is like Me, only more so. Norman Mailer
[ Ambition Conceived Destiny Extraordinary God Him Make More Only Suffers Than Us Yes]
I can well conceive a man without hands, feet, head. But I cannot conceive man without thought; he would be a stone or a brute. Blaise Pascal
[ Brute Cannot Conceive Feet Hands Head Man Stone Thought Well Without Would]
I call religion a natural authority, but it has usually been conceived as a supernatural authority. Herbert Read
[ Authority Been Call Conceived Natural Religion Supernatural Usually]
If you're interested in how people behave, if you're interested in the way they talk about themselves, the way the conceive of themselves, it's very hard to ignore drugs nowadays, because that is so much part of the conversation. Jonathan Franzen
[ Because Behave Conceive Conversation Hard How Ignore Interested Much Nowadays Part Talk Themselves Very Way]
I tend to not want to put labels or categories on the music, only because people come with preconceived ideas about what they're going to hear, or won't come for this reason. Chuck Mangione
[ Because Categories Come Going Hear Ideas Labels Music Only Preconceived Put Reason Tend Want Won]
All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. Friedrich Nietzsche
[ Conceived Great Thoughts Truly Walking]
I maintain also that substances, whether material or immaterial, cannot be conceived in their bare essence without any activity, activity being of the essence of substance in general. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Activity Also Any Bare Being Cannot Conceived Essence General Immaterial Maintain Material Substance Substances Their Whether Without]
Does anyone ask their parents how they are conceived? Boris Becker
[ Anyone Ask Conceived Does How Parents Their]
I don't consider 41 being in prime of life. Even if I conceived a child tomorrow I'd be 52 by the time it was 10. I'm not sure I'd have the energy, and I find that quite scary. Jeremy Northam
[ Being Child Conceived Consider Energy Even Find Life Prime Quite Scary Sure Time Tomorrow]
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. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Because Conceives Consists Dignity Does Forced Freedom Freely Good Human Individual Loves Morality Precisely Wants]
Each work has its own space, which should neither be conceived as a sort of cage nor regarded as extending to infinity. Marino Marini
[ Cage Conceived Each Extending Infinity Neither Nor Own Regarded Should Sort Space Which Work]
Since every man desires happiness, it is evidently no small matter whether he conceives of happiness in terms of work or of enjoyment. Irving Babbitt
[ Conceives Desires Enjoyment Every Evidently Happiness Man Matter Since Small Terms Whether Work]
I will try to account for the degree of my aesthetic emotion. That, I conceive, is the function of the critic. Clive Bell
[ Account Aesthetic Conceive Critic Degree Emotion Function Try Will]
But the first differentiation of its reflection in the manifested World is purely Spiritual, and the Beings generated in it are not endowed with a consciousness that has any relation to the one we conceive of. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Any Beings Conceive Consciousness Differentiation Endowed First Generated Manifested Purely Reflection Relation Spiritual World]
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Napolean Hill
[ Achieve Believe Conceive Man Mind]
The composers could no longer direct all performances in person, and so the responsibility of interpreting their works in the spirit in which they had been conceived was placed upon conductors. Anton Seidl
[ Been Composers Conceived Conductors Could Direct Had Interpreting Longer Performances Person Placed Responsibility Spirit Their Upon Which Works]
It's too bad that one has to conceive of sports as being the only arena where risks are, for all of life is risk exercise. That's the only way to live more freely, and more interestingly. William Sloane Coffin, Jr.
[ Arena Bad Being Conceive Exercise Freely Interestingly Life Live More Only Risk Risks Sports Too Way Where]
Born in iniquity and conceived in sin, the spirit of nationalism has never ceased to bend human institutions to the service of dissension and distress. Thorstein Veblen
[ Bend Born Ceased Conceived Dissension Distress Human Iniquity Institutions Nationalism Never Service Sin Spirit]
If education is always to be conceived along the same antiquated lines of a mere transmission of knowledge, there is little to be hoped from it in the bettering of man's future. For what is the use of transmitting knowledge if the individual's total development lags behind? Maria Montessori
[ Along Always Antiquated Behind Conceived Development Education Future Hoped Individual Knowledge Lags Lines Little Man Mere Same Total Transmission Transmitting Use]
The best thing going for us is Al Gore. I cannot conceive how the American people could elect him. On the other hand, I couldn't conceive how they could elect a Jimmy Carter or Bill Clinton - especially Clinton in '96. Lyn Nofziger
[ Al American Best Bill Cannot Carter Clinton Conceive Could Elect Especially Going Gore Hand Him How Jimmy Other Thing Us]
I can easily conceive, most Holy Father, that as soon as some people learn that in this book which I have written concerning the revolutions of the heavenly bodies, I ascribe certain motions to the Earth, they will cry out at once that I and my theory should be rejected. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Ascribe Bodies Book Certain Conceive Concerning Cry Earth Easily Father Heavenly Holy Learn Most Motions Once Out Rejected Revolutions Should Some Soon Theory Which Will Written]
I don't want to write any more for the old Man-power instruments and am handicapped by the lack of adequate electrical instruments for which I now conceive my music. Edgard Varese
[ Adequate Am Any Conceive Electrical Handicapped Instruments Lack More Music Now Old Want Which Write]
One cannot conceive anything so strange and so implausible that it has not already been said by one philosopher or another. Rene Descartes
[ Already Another Anything Been Cannot Conceive Implausible Philosopher Said Strange]
I cannot conceive of Israel withdrawing if Arab states do not recognize Israel, within secure borders. Nelson Mandela
[ Arab Borders Cannot Conceive Israel Recognize Secure States Withdrawing Within]
The University conceives of itself as dedicated to the power of the intellect. Its commitment is to the way of reason. Edward Levi
[ Commitment Conceives Dedicated Intellect Itself Power Reason University Way]
A very receptive state of mind... not unlike a sheet of film itself - seemingly inert, yet so sensitive that a fraction of a second's exposure conceives a life in it. Minor White
[ Conceives Exposure Film Fraction Inert Itself Life Mind Receptive Second Seemingly Sensitive Sheet State Unlike Very Yet]
Language is conceived in sin and science is its redemption. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Conceived Language Redemption Science Sin]
But it then very soon became clear that the response of a war against terrorism, initially conceived of in a metaphorical sense, began to be taken increasingly seriously and came to entail waging a real war. Ulrich Beck
[ Against Became Began Came Clear Conceived Entail Increasingly Initially Metaphorical Real Response Sense Seriously Soon Taken Terrorism Then Very Waging War]
Whatsoever is, is in God, and without God nothing can be, or be conceived. Baruch Spinoza
[ Conceived God Nothing Whatsoever Without]
The mind conceives with pain, but it brings forth with delight. Joseph Joubert
[ Brings Conceives Delight Forth Mind Pain]
What can you conceive more silly and extravagant than to suppose a man racking his brains, and studying night and day how to fly? William Law
[ Brains Conceive Day Extravagant Fly His How Man More Night Racking Silly Studying Suppose Than]
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Abraham Lincoln Equality
[ Ago Brought Conceived Continent Created Dedicated Equal Fathers Forth Liberty Men Nation New Our Proposition Seven Years]
Stravinsky is masterly: his harmony is conceived so precisely that it can only be the way it is. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Conceived Harmony His Masterly Only Precisely Stravinsky Way]
Banking was conceived in iniquity and born in sin. Josiah Stamp
[ Banking Born Conceived Iniquity Sin]
There aren't traditions of freedom in a place like Iraq. They're going to have to come to grips with a concept that they hadn't been allowed to conceive before. Malcolm Wallop
[ Allowed Been Before Come Conceive Concept Freedom Going Grips Hadn Iraq Place Traditions]
Politics I conceive to be nothing more than the science of the ordered progress of society along the lines of greatest usefulness and convenience to itself. Woodrow Wilson
[ Along Conceive Convenience Greatest Itself Lines More Nothing Ordered Politics Progress Science Society Than Usefulness]
I don't come in with any preconceived ideas, and although I will have done some preparation, I can go which way the director wants. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Although Any Come Director Done Go Ideas Preconceived Preparation Some Wants Way Which Will]
It did not come naturally; in fact, it would be difficult to conceive of any more dogmatic and less tolerant people than the first settlers on New England shores. Paul Harris
[ Any Come Conceive Did Difficult Dogmatic England Fact First Less More Naturally New Settlers Shores Than Tolerant Would]
Allowing our government to kill citizens compromises the deepest moral values upon which this country was conceived: the inviolable dignity of human persons. Helen Prejean
[ Allowing Citizens Compromises Conceived Country Deepest Dignity Government Human Inviolable Kill Moral Our Persons Upon Values Which]
I conceived of an instrument that would create sound without using any mechanical energy, like the conductor of an orchestra. The orchestra plays mechanically, using mechanical energy; the conductor just moves his hands, and his movements have an effect on the music artistry. Leon Theremin
[ Any Artistry Conceived Conductor Create Effect Energy Hands His Instrument Just Mechanical Mechanically Movements Moves Music Orchestra Plays Sound Using Without Would]
The good, the admirable reader identifies himself not with the boy or the girl in the book, but with the mind that conceived and composed that book. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Admirable Book Boy Composed Conceived Girl Good Himself Identifies Mind Reader]
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive. Napoleon Hill
[ Conceive Eyes Ideas Just Light Minds Need Order Our See]
If we conceive all the changes in the physical world as reducible to the motion of atoms, motions generated by means of the fixed nuclear forces of those atoms, the whole of the world could thus be known by means of the natural sciences. Wilhelm Dilthey
[ Atoms Changes Conceive Could Fixed Forces Generated Known Means Motion Motions Natural Nuclear Physical Reducible Sciences Those Thus Whole World]
For this is our most perfect duty and yet least known to us by nature: Whatever we conceive or will should be joined with the good of our neighbor. William Ames
[ Conceive Duty Good Joined Known Least Most Nature Neighbor Our Perfect Should Us Whatever Will Yet]
There must be room for the imagination to exercise its powers; we must conceive and apprehend a thousand things which we do not actually witness. William Godwin
[ Actually Apprehend Conceive Exercise Imagination Must Powers Room Things Thousand Which Witness]
Academic sociologists have been trained to conceive of their discipline - sociology - as the scientific study of society, and to remit to the sister discipline of psychology the study of individuals. Richard Wall
[ Academic Been Conceive Discipline Individuals Psychology Scientific Sister Society Sociologists Sociology Study Their Trained]
The U.S. army confirmed that it gave a lucrative fire fighting contract in Iraq to the firm once run by the Vice President Dick Cheney without any competitive bidding. When asked if this could be conceived as Cheney's friends profiting from the war, the spokesman said 'Yes.' Conan O'Brien
[ Any Army Asked Bidding Cheney Competitive Conceived Confirmed Contract Could Fighting Fire Firm Friends Gave Iraq Lucrative Once President Profiting Run Said Spokesman Vice War Without Yes]
To the average mind popular music would mean compositions vulgarly conceived and commonplace in their treatment. That is absolutely false. John Philip Sousa
[ Absolutely Average Commonplace Compositions Conceived False Mean Mind Music Popular Their Treatment Would]
Be the responsibility on their heads who raise this novel and extraordinary question of reception, going to the unconstitutional abridgment, as I conceive, of the great right of petition inherent in the People of the United States. Caleb Cushing
[ Conceive Extraordinary Going Great Heads Inherent Novel Petition Question Raise Reception Responsibility Right States Their Unconstitutional United]
It is doubtless one of Aristotle's great services that he conceived so clearly the truth that literature is a thing that grows and has a history. Gilbert Murray
[ Aristotle Clearly Conceived Doubtless Great Grows History Literature Services Thing Truth]
As to that leisure evening of life, I must say that I do not want it. I can conceive of no contentment of which toil is not to be the immediate parent. Anthony Trollope
[ Conceive Contentment Evening Immediate Leisure Life Must Parent Say Toil Want Which]
As every new breed of virus is conceived, created and released into the wild, another small change is made to the anti-virus software to combat the new threat. Glenn Turner
[ Another Breed Change Combat Conceived Created Every Into Made New Released Small Software Threat Virus Wild]
Active creation is conceived as a transitive action in which there is always presupposed an object about which the agent is concerned; it is virtually but not formally transitive because it makes, not presupposes, an object. William Ames
[ Action Active Agent Always Because Conceived Concerned Creation Formally Makes Object Presupposes Virtually Which]
In what way can a revelation be made but by miracles? In none which we are able to conceive. William S. Paley
[ Able Conceive Made Miracles None Revelation Way Which]
Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived. It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of their wives at which some men seem to arrive. F. H. Bradley
[ Adam Arrive Conceived Eve His Knew Knowledge Men Only Pity Seem She Some Still Their Which Wife Wives]
I was taught by my grandfather that anything that your mind can conceive, you can have. It's a reality. Lenny Kravitz
[ Anything Conceive Grandfather Mind Reality Taught Your]
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation. Walt Disney
[ Animation Appreciation Communication Conceive Devised Explain Explicit Facility Makes Man Mass Means Mind Most Quick Versatile Whatever Yet]
God, great principle of all minor principles, God, who is Himself without a principle, could not conceive Himself, if, in order to do it, He required to know His own principle. Giacomo Casanova
[ Conceive Could God Great Himself His Know Minor Order Own Principle Principles Required Without]
When mankind first saw the necessity of government, it is probable that many had conceived the desire of ruling. Thomas Clarkson
[ Conceived Desire First Government Had Mankind Many Necessity Probable Ruling Saw]
The answer scrawled on a blank page in a daily newspaper, was conceived whilst aboard a ferry. Harold Stephen Black
[ Aboard Answer Blank Conceived Daily Ferry Newspaper Page Whilst]
I always conceive a piece as a different set of challenges. John Corigliano
[ Always Challenges Conceive Different Piece Set]
When the Promise of American life is conceived as a national ideal, whose fulfillment is a matter of artful and laborious work, the effect thereof is substantially to identify the national purpose with the social problem. Herbert Croly
[ American Artful Conceived Effect Fulfillment Ideal Identify Laborious Life Matter National Problem Promise Purpose Social Substantially Thereof Whose Work]
My country has contrived for me the most insignificant office that ever the invention of man contrived or his imagination conceived. John Adams
[ Conceived Contrived Country Ever His Imagination Insignificant Invention Man Most Office]
This book, conceived in sorrow, composed in grief, and constructed at the brink of despair, contains my mind's best thoughts, and my soul's triumph over the powers of darkness. Isaac Mayer Wise
[ Best Book Brink Composed Conceived Constructed Contains Darkness Despair Grief Mind Over Powers Sorrow Soul Thoughts Triumph]
To write it, it took three months; to conceive it three minutes; to collect the data in it all my life. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Collect Conceive Data Life Minutes Months Three Took Write]
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. W. Clement Stone
[ Achieve Believe Conceive Man Mind Whatever]
I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy. Charles Baudelaire
[ Barely Beauty Conceive Melancholy Type Which]
The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Appearance Directly Discovery Effectively Error False Into Mislead More Opinion Powers Preconceived Prejudice Present Prevented Reasoning Things Truth Weakness Which]
I conceive there lies a clear rule in Titus that the elder women should instruct the younger and then I must have a time wherein I must do it. Anne Hutchinson
[ Clear Conceive Elder Instruct Lies Must Rule Should Then Time Titus Wherein Women Younger]
I find it difficult to imagine an afterlife, such as Christians, or at any rate many religious people, conceive it, believing that the conversations with relatives and friends interrupted here on earth will be continued in the hereafter. Edvard Munch
[ Afterlife Any Believing Christians Conceive Continued Conversations Difficult Earth Find Friends Here Hereafter Imagine Interrupted Many Rate Relatives Religious Such Will]
Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer. Andrea Dworkin
[ Better Class Conceived Consumer Designed Erotica Executed High-Class Packaged Produced Simply]
I do not conceive of any reality at all as without genuine unity. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Any Conceive Genuine Reality Unity Without]
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Action Clearly Conceived Directed Effective Ends Must]
I used to think about how I was conceived quite a lot when I was about 10 or 11, but I don't think about it at all now that so many other babies have been born in the same way. Louise Brown
[ Babies Been Born Conceived How Lot Many Now Other Quite Same Think Used Way]
Poets and heroes are of the same race, the latter do what the former conceive. Alphonse de Lamartine
[ Conceive Former Heroes Latter Poets Race Same]
It's embarrassing to be involved in the same business as the mainstream comic thing. It's still very embarrassing to tell other adults that I draw comic books - their instant, preconceived notions of what that means. Daniel Clowes
[ Adults Books Business Comic Draw Embarrassing Instant Involved Mainstream Means Notions Other Preconceived Same Still Tell Their Thing Very]
A state arises, as I conceive, out of the needs of mankind; no one is self-sufficing, but all of us have many wants. Plato
[ Arises Conceive Mankind Many Needs Out State Us Wants]
Today's students can put dope in their veins or hope in their brains. If they can conceive it and believe it, they can achieve it. They must know it is not their aptitude but their attitude that will determine their altitude. Jesse Jackson
[ Achieve Altitude Aptitude Attitude Believe Brains Conceive Determine Dope Hope Know Must Put Students Their Today Veins Will]
For this reason, strangers are not really conceived as individuals, but as strangers of a particular type: the element of distance is no less general in regard to them than the element of nearness. Georg Simmel
[ Conceived Distance Element General Individuals Less Nearness Particular Really Reason Regard Strangers Than Them Type]
Speaking as a Democrat, all my life battling for what I conceived to be Democracy, and what I conceived to be right, I am yet an American above Democracy. Richard Parks Bland
[ Above Am American Battling Conceived Democracy Democrat Life Right Speaking Yet]
He was the first to conceive of movies as an art form. His belief was that if the traditional art form would not find room for him, then he would make an art form of his own. Richard Schickel
[ Art Belief Conceive Find First Form Him His Make Movies Own Room Then Traditional Would]
The infinite God can not by us, in the present limitation of our faculties, be comprehended or conceived. William Hamilton
[ Comprehended Conceived Faculties God Infinite Limitation Our Present Us]
What the human mind can conceive and believe it can accomplish. David Sarnoff
[ Accomplish Believe Conceive Human Mind]
I had a few fibroids removed, and they left me with a Grand Canyon of scar tissue in my uterus. The doctors weren't sure I'd be able to reproduce. I was prepared for a rough road, and then out of nowhere we conceived. Holly Marie Combs
[ Able Canyon Conceived Doctors Few Grand Had Left Nowhere Out Prepared Removed Reproduce Road Rough Scar Sure Then Tissue Uterus Weren]