Quotations that match 'contains'.

There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time. Malcolm X
[ Adversity Better Contains Defeat Every Heartbreak How Improve Lesson Loss Next Own Performance Seed Than Time Your]
American history contains much matter for pride and congratulation, and much matter for regret and humiliation. Herbert Croly
[ American Contains History Humiliation Matter Much Pride Regret]
Second, the resolution contains the blatantly false assertion that negotiating a timeline for bringing U.S. troops home with the Iraqi government undermines U.S. national security. Such a statement shows a misunderstanding of the enemy we face in Iraq. Peter DeFazio
[ Assertion Blatantly Bringing Contains Enemy Face False Government Home Iraq Iraqi Misunderstanding National Negotiating Resolution Second Security Shows Statement Such Timeline Troops Undermines]
Space has always been the spiritual dimension of architecture. It is not the physical statement of the structure so much as what it contains that moves us. Arthur Erickson Architecture
[ Always Architecture Been Contains Dimension Moves Much Physical Space Spiritual Statement Structure Us]
I thought we were to discuss a referral which we believe contains substantial and credible information of potential impeachable offenses by the President of the United States. Kenneth Starr
[ Believe Contains Credible Discuss Information Offenses Potential President States Substantial Thought United Were Which]
For me an object is something living. This cigarette or this box of matches contains a secret life much more intense than that of certain human beings. Joan Miro
[ Beings Box Certain Cigarette Contains Human Intense Life Living Matches More Much Object Secret Something Than]
The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you, and all it contains. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Ability Around Consciousness Contains Embrace Extent Limited Love Only Space Your]
There is no better way of elevating the novel than by making it into a construct which contains ideas. Heinrich Mann
[ Better Construct Contains Elevating Ideas Into Making Novel Than Way Which]
An error is the more dangerous in proportion to the degree of truth which it contains. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Contains Dangerous Degree Error More Proportion Truth Which]
We see things in this material world, wherein our bodies dwell, only because our mind through its attention lives in another world, only because it contemplates the beauties of the archetypal and intelligible world which Reason contains. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Another Archetypal Attention Beauties Because Bodies Contains Contemplates Dwell Intelligible Lives Material Mind Only Our Reason See Things Through Wherein Which World]
The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs that speak of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye to read them, a book contains signs that produce no concepts; therefore it is dumb. Umberto Eco
[ Being Book Concepts Contains Dumb Eye Good Lies Made Other Produce Read Signs Speak Their Them Therefore Things Turn Up Which Without]
When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door. Plutarch
[ Both Box Contains Door Flatterers Friends More Shun Strong]
I believe it has been said that one copy of The Times contains more useful information than the whole of the historical works of Thucydides. Richard Cobden
[ Been Believe Contains Copy Historical Information More Said Than Times Useful Whole Works]
Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if you explore them. Marilyn Ferguson
[ Afraid Because Contains Explore Fear Fears Health House Illness Information Just Question Seed Self-Knowledge Them Treasure Why Your]
Dublin university contains the cream of Ireland: Rich and thick. Samuel Beckett
[ Contains Cream Dublin Ireland Rich Thick University]
Russia contains one fourth of the inhabitants of all Europe, and one half of the entire number of Israelites. Isaac Mayer Wise
[ Contains Entire Europe Fourth Half Inhabitants Israelites Number Russia]
I could compare my music to white light which contains all colours. Only a prism can divide the colours and make them appear; this prism could be the spirit of the listener. Arvo Part
[ Appear Colours Compare Contains Could Divide Light Listener Make Music Only Prism Spirit Them Which White]
An artist is an artist only because of his exquisite sense of beauty, a sense which shows him intoxicating pleasures, but which at the same time implies and contains an equally exquisite sense of all deformities and all disproportion. Charles Baudelaire
[ Artist Beauty Because Contains Deformities Disproportion Equally Exquisite Him His Implies Intoxicating Only Pleasures Same Sense Shows Time Which]
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. Benjamin Franklin Home
[ Body Contains Fire Food Home House Mind Unless Well]
As our bodies live upon the earth and find sustenance in the fruits which it produces, so our minds feed on the same truths as the intelligible and immutable substance of the divine Word contains. Nicolas Malebranche
[ Bodies Contains Divine Earth Feed Find Fruits Immutable Intelligible Live Minds Our Produces Same Substance Sustenance Truths Upon Which Word]
The present contains nothing more than the past, and what is found in the effect was already in the cause. Henri Bergson
[ Already Cause Contains Effect Found More Nothing Past Present Than]
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]
A wise man's question contains half the answer. Solomon Ibn Gabirol
[ Answer Contains Half Man Question Wise]
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left. Alexander Pope
[ Art Been Contains Left Object Price Tag Theories Which Work]
The universal Mind contains all knowledge. It is the potential ultimate of all things. To it, all things are possible. Ernest Holmes
[ Contains Knowledge Mind Possible Potential Things Ultimate Universal]
Faith always contains an element of risk, of venture; and we are impelled to make the venture by the affinity and attraction which we feel in ourselves. Dean Inge
[ Affinity Always Attraction Contains Element Faith Feel Impelled Make Ourselves Risk Venture Which]
For me, Schubert contains the world. Janet Baker
[ Contains Schubert World]
Every human being has within him an ideal man, just as every piece of marble contains in a rough state a statue as beautiful as the one that Praxiteles the Greek made of the god Apollo. Jose Marti
[ Apollo Beautiful Being Contains Every God Greek Him Human Ideal Just Made Man Marble Piece Rough State Statue Within]
What this loss means will be appreciated from the statement that one bushel of wheat contains sufficient energy to support the average working man for 15 days. David F. Houston
[ Appreciated Average Bushel Contains Days Energy Loss Man Means Statement Sufficient Support Wheat Will Working]
We would, however, perform an injustice to the bourgeois women's rights movement if we would regard it as solely motivated by economics. No, this movement also contains a more profound spiritual and moral aspect. Clara Zetkin
[ Also Aspect Bourgeois Contains Economics However Injustice Moral More Motivated Movement Perform Profound Regard Rights Solely Spiritual Women Would]
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality. David Hilbert
[ Art Case Consists Contains Doing Finding Generality Germs Mathematics Special Which]
A piece of advice always contains an implicit threat, just as a threat always contains an implicit piece of advice. Jose Bergamin
[ Advice Always Contains Implicit Just Piece Threat]
Blue cheese contains natural amphetamines. Why are students not informed about this? Mark E. Smith
[ Blue Cheese Contains Informed Natural Students Why]
The Lord's prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals. Arthur Wellesley
[ Contains Lord Morals Prayer Religion Sum Total]
Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Conquests Contains Future Human Language Mind Once Past Trophies Weapons]
Growth itself contains the germ of happiness. Pearl S. Buck
[ Contains Germ Growth Happiness Itself]
A short saying often contains much wisdom. Sophocles
[ Contains Much Often Saying Short Wisdom]
It takes a big idea to attract the attention of consumers and get them to buy your product. Unless your advertising contains a big idea, it will pass like a ship in the night. I doubt if more than one campaign in a hundred contains a big idea. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Attention Attract Big Buy Campaign Consumers Contains Doubt Get Hundred Idea More Night Pass Product Ship Takes Than Them Unless Will Your]
Windows 2000 already contains features such as the human discipline component, where the PC can send an electric shock through the keyboard if the human does something that does not please Windows. Bill Gates
[ Already Component Contains Discipline Does Electric Features Human Keyboard Pc Please Send Shock Something Such Through Where Windows]
Before the reader turns his back upon the Grand Basin once for all, I should like to put a name upon the glacier it contains - since it is the fashion to name glaciers. Hudson Stuck
[ Back Basin Before Contains Fashion Glacier Glaciers Grand His Name Once Put Reader Should Since Turns Upon]
It's very clear that the Bush Administration is out of control. It contains some truly dangerous people. John Pilger
[ Administration Bush Clear Contains Control Dangerous Out Some Truly Very]
The Bible contains six admonishments to homosexuals and 362 admonishments to heterosexuals. That doesn't mean that God doesn't love heterosexuals. It's just that they need more supervision. Lynn Lavner
[ Bible Contains God Heterosexuals Homosexuals Just Love Mean More Need Six Supervision]
War contains so much folly, as well as wickedness, that much is to be hoped from the progress of reason. James Madison
[ Contains Folly Hoped Much Progress Reason War Well Wickedness]
On the basis of Lorentz's theory, if we limit ourselves to a single spectral line, it suffices to assume that each atom (or molecule) contains a single moving electron. Pieter Zeeman
[ Assume Atom Basis Contains Each Electron Limit Line Molecule Moving Ourselves Single Spectral Suffices Theory]
Every legend, moreover, contains its residuum of truth, and the root function of language is to control the universe by describing it. James A. Baldwin
[ Contains Control Describing Every Function Language Legend Moreover Root Truth Universe]
Arles is certainly one of the most interesting towns I have ever seen, whether viewed as a place remarkable for the objects of antiquity it contains, or for the primitive manners of its inhabitants and its picturesque appearance. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Antiquity Appearance Certainly Contains Ever Inhabitants Interesting Manners Most Objects Picturesque Place Primitive Remarkable Seen Towns Viewed Whether]
All vital truth contains the memory of all that for which it is not true. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Contains Memory True Truth Vital Which]
Ginsberg's Collected Poems contains a wonderful poem about making it with Neal Cassady. Thom Gunn
[ Collected Contains Ginsberg Making Neal Poem Poems Wonderful]
In 1997, the National Bankruptcy Review Commission recommended that chapter 12 of the Federal Bankruptcy Code, the chapter that contains bankruptcy protection for family farmers, be made permanent. Tim Holden
[ Bankruptcy Chapter Code Commission Contains Family Farmers Federal Made National Permanent Protection Recommended Review]
I very much dislike writing about myself or my work, and when pressed for autobiographical material can only give a bare chronological outline which contains no pertinent facts. Shirley Jackson
[ Autobiographical Bare Chronological Contains Dislike Facts Give Material Much Myself Only Outline Pertinent Pressed Very Which Work Writing]
Be what you would seem to be - or, if you'd like it put more simply - a house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. Margaret Fuller
[ Body Contains Fire Food Home House Mind More Put Seem Simply Unless Well Would]
The world is now unipolar and contains o-nly o-ne superpower. Canada shares a continent with that superpower. Stephen Harper
[ Canada Contains Continent Now Shares Superpower World]
An attitude to life which seeks fulfillment in the single-minded pursuit of wealth - in short, materialism - does not fit into this world, because it contains within itself no limiting principle, while the environment in which it is placed is strictly limited. Charles Edwards
[ Attitude Because Contains Does Environment Fit Fulfillment Into Itself Life Limited Limiting Materialism Placed Principle Pursuit Seeks Short Single-Minded Strictly Wealth Which While Within World]
The fact that The Bridge contains folk lore and other material suitable to the epic form need not therefore prove its failure as a long lyric poem, with interrelated sections. Hart Crane
[ Bridge Contains Epic Fact Failure Folk Form Interrelated Long Lore Lyric Material Need Other Poem Prove Sections Suitable Therefore]
All architecture is shelter, all great architecture is the design of space that contains, cuddles, exalts, or stimulates the persons in that space. Philip Johnson
[ Architecture Contains Design Exalts Great Persons Shelter Space Stimulates]
Every ceremony or rite has a value if it is performed without alteration. A ceremony is a book in which a great deal is written. Anyone who understands can read it. One rite often contains more than a hundred books. G. I. Gurdjieff
[ Alteration Anyone Book Books Ceremony Contains Deal Every Great Hundred More Often Performed Read Rite Than Understands Value Which Without Written]
In opposition to this detachment, he finds an image of man which contains within itself man's dreams, man's illness, man's redemption from the misery of poverty - poverty which can no longer be for him a sign of the acceptance of life. Salvatore Quasimodo
[ Acceptance Contains Detachment Dreams Finds Him Illness Image Itself Life Longer Man Misery Opposition Poverty Redemption Sign Which Within]
Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have. Louis E. Boone
[ Contains Could Descriptions Failure Fear Life Might Much New Refuse Saddest Should Summary Things Three Try]
Like any other composer of opera, I choose a subject not for polemical reasons, but because it contains vivid characters in highly charged dramatic situations. Carlisle Floyd
[ Any Because Characters Charged Choose Composer Contains Dramatic Highly Opera Other Reasons Situations Subject Vivid]
Religion is the state of being grasped by an ultimate concern, a concern which qualifies all other concerns as preliminary and which itself contains the answer to the question of a meaning of our life. Paul Tillich
[ Answer Being Concern Concerns Contains Grasped Itself Life Meaning Other Our Preliminary Qualifies Question Religion State Ultimate Which]
I just kept it real and had the freedom to do what I want. It's not designed for any age group. It's not made for radio. There are no edits. The whole album contains explicit lyrics but that's because you need it. Vanilla Ice
[ Age Album Any Because Contains Designed Edits Explicit Freedom Group Had Just Kept Lyrics Made Need Radio Real Want Whole]
In addition to the clean coal provisions, the energy conference agreement contains provisions instrumental in helping increase conservation and lowering consumption. Jerry Costello
[ Addition Agreement Clean Coal Conference Conservation Consumption Contains Energy Helping Increase Instrumental Lowering Provisions]
All that a city will ever allow you is an angle on it, an oblique, indirect sample of what it contains, or what passes through it; a point of view. Peter Conrad
[ Allow Angle City Contains Ever Indirect Oblique Passes Point Sample Through View Will]
The Moment is an album that contains the best music I have ever produced. Kenny G
[ Album Best Contains Ever Moment Music Produced]
There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as moral indignation, which permits envy or to be acted out under the guise of virtue. Erich Fromm
[ Acted Contains Destructive Envy Feeling Guise Indignation Moral Much Out Perhaps Permits Phenomenon Under Virtue Which]
The 1st Congressional District contains almost half of the biotech and biomedical companies in Washington, and my job often allows me to meet the people responsible for this exciting research. Jay Inslee
[ Allows Almost Biomedical Biotech Companies Congressional Contains District Exciting Half Job Meet Often Research Responsible Washington]
The best of a book is not the thought which it contains, but the thought which it suggests; just as the charm of music dwells not in the tones but in the echoes of our hearts. John Greenleaf Whittier
[ Best Book Charm Contains Dwells Echoes Hearts Just Music Our Suggests Thought Tones Which]
It is a pity that my collection of trophies contains not a single Russian. Manfred von Richthofen
[ Collection Contains Pity Russian Single Trophies]
Mr. Speaker, the fact of the matter is that the Ten Commandments are a historical document that contains moral, ethical, and legal truisms that any person of any religion or even an atheist can recognize and appreciate. Cliff Stearns
[ Any Appreciate Atheist Commandments Contains Document Ethical Even Fact Historical Legal Matter Moral Mr Person Recognize Religion Speaker Ten]
Rest assured that whatever station of life we are placed, princely or lowly, it contains the lessons and experiences necessary at the moment for our evolution, and gives us the best advantage for the development of ourselves. Edward Bach
[ Advantage Assured Best Contains Development Evolution Experiences Gives Lessons Life Lowly Moment Necessary Our Ourselves Placed Rest Station Us Whatever]
Now, an embryo may seem like some scientific or laboratory term, but, in fact, the embryo contains the unique information that defines a person. Todd Akin
[ Contains Defines Embryo Fact Information Laboratory May Now Person Scientific Seem Some Term Unique]