Authors that match 'elle'.

Lascelles Abercrombie British Poet (1881-1938)
Isabelle Adjani French Actress (1955-)
Ellen Barkin American Actress (1955-)
John Battelle (-)
Phyllis Battelle American Journalist (1922-)
Emmanuelle Beart French Actress (1965-)
Camilla Belle American Actress (1986-)
Shelley Berkley American Politician (1951-)
Shelley Berman American Comedian (1926-)
Danielle Berry American Celebrity (1949-1998)
Antoine Bourdelle French Sculptor (1861-1929)
Belle Boyd American Celebrity (1844-1900)
Michelle Branch American Musician (1983-)
Ellen Burstyn American Actress (1932-)
Trishelle Cannatella American Celebrity (1979-)
Maybelle Carter American Musician (1909-1978)
Emanuel Celler American Politician (1888-1981)
William Ellery Channing American Writer (1780-1842)
Dave Chappelle American Comedian (1973-)
Mary Ellen Chase American Educator (1887-1973)
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette French Novelist (1873-1954)
Danielle Dax English Musician (1958-)
Ellen DeGeneres American Comedian (1958-)
Arielle Dombasle French Actress (1955-)
Shelley Duvall American Actress (1949-)
Isabelle Eberhardt English Adventurer (1877-1904)
Linda Ellerbee American Journalist (1944-)
Shelley Fabares American Actress (1944-)
Bob Feller Athlete (1918-)
Judith Ellen Foster American Activist (1840-1910)
Sarah Michelle Gellar American Actress (1977-)
Uri Geller Israeli Entertainer (1946-)
Christian Furchtegott Gellert German Poet (1715-1769)
Estelle Getty American Actress (1923-2008)
Ellen Glasgow American Novelist (1874-1945)
Ellen Goodman American Journalist (1948-)
Joseph Heller American Novelist (1923-1999)
Robert Heller American Businessman (1826-1878)
Isabelle Holland Swiss Writer (1920-2002)
Michelle Hunziker Swiss Actress (1977-)
Isabelle Huppert French Actress (1955-)
Herb Kelleher American Businessman (1931-)
Vivien Kellems (-)
Bill Keller American Editor (1949-)
Gottfried Keller Swiss Writer (1819-1890)
Helen Keller American Author (1880-1968)
James Keller (-)
Ric Keller American Politician (1964-)
Thomas Keller American Celebrity (1955-)
Jonathan Kellerman American Psychologist (1949-)
Sally Kellerman American Actress (1937-)
David E. Kelley American Producer (1956-)
DeForest Kelley American Actor (1920-1999)
Florence Kelley American Activist (1859-1932)
Jack Kelley American Journalist (-)
Kitty Kelley American Journalist (1942-)
Ellen Key Swedish Writer (1849-1926)
Isabelle Kuprin (-)
Michelle Kwan American Athlete (1980-)
Patti LaBelle American Musician (1944-)
Joanna Noelle Levesque American Musician (-)
Shelley Long American Actress (-)
Elle Macpherson Australian Model (-)
Ellen Malcolm (-)
Michelle Malkin American Writer (-)
Mary Ellen Mark American Photographer (1940-)
Ian Mckellen English Actor (1939-)
John Mellencamp American Musician (1951-)
Estelle Morris English Politician (1952-)
Shelley Morrison American Actress (1936-)
Robert Mueller American Public Servant (1944-)
Ellen Muth American Actress (1981-)
Nichelle Nichols American Musician (1933-)
Michelle Obama American First Lady (1964-)
Ellen Ochoa American Astronaut (1958-)
Estelle Parsons American Actress (1927-)
Michelle Pfeiffer American Actress (1958-)
Jerry Pournelle American Journalist (1933-)
Gabrielle Reece Athlete (1970-)
Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (-)
David Rockefeller American Businessman (1915-)
Jay Rockefeller American Politician (1937-)
John D. Rockefeller American Businessman (1839-1937)
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. American Businessman (1874-1960)
Nelson Rockefeller American Vice President (1908-1979)
Winthrop Rockefeller American Politician (1912-1973)
Michelle Rodriguez American Actress (1978-)
Gabrielle Roy Canadian Author (1909-1983)
Pete Rozelle American Celebrity (1926-1996)
Connie Sellecca American Actress (1955-)
Tom Selleck American Actor (1945-)
Peter Sellers Actor (1925-)
Bruce Shelley American Designer (-)
Kevin Shelley American Politician (1955-)
Martha Shelley (-)
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley English Author (1797-1851)
Percy Bysshe Shelley English Poet (1792-1822)
Michelle Shocked American Musician (1962-)
Danielle Steel American Novelist (1947-)
Ellen Tauscher American Politician (1951-)
Edward Teller American Physicist (1908-2003)
Ellen Terry English Actress (1847-1928)
Michelle Trachtenberg American Actress (1985-)
Gabrielle Union American Actress (1972-)
Jerry Weller American Politician (1957-)
Paul Weller English Musician (1958-)
Gideon Welles American Soldier (1802-1878)
Jeanne Kohl-Welles (-)
Orson Welles American Actor (1915-1985)
Arthur Wellesley English Soldier (1769-1852)
Ellen G. White American Writer (1827-1915)
Michelle Wie American Athlete (1989-)
Ellen Wilkinson English Politician (1891-1947)
Dontrelle Willis American Athlete (1982-)
Ellen Willis American Writer (1941-2006)
Shelley Winters American Actress (1920-2006)
Ellen Wood English Novelist (1814-1887)
Fuzzy Zoeller American Athlete (1951-)

Quotations that match 'elle'.

It's difficult to talk to people... I walk into a room and I'm Danielle Steel, and whatever I say is going to be taken apart. Danielle Steel
[ Apart Difficult Going Into Room Say Steel Taken Talk Walk Whatever]
When all the performances are excellent, critics understand it's the direction. Joel Siegel
[ Critics Direction Excellent Performances Understand]
That is why it is so important not only to have excellent treatment but also to try to get back the immune defense, because there you have a natural defense that takes place everywhere. Luc Montagnier
[ Also Back Because Defense Everywhere Excellent Get Immune Important Natural Only Place Takes Treatment Try Why]
Marxism is the opium of the intellectuals. Edmund Wilson
[ Intellectuals Marxism Opium]
Yesterday is a cancelled check. Today is cash on the line. Tomorrow is a promissory note. Hank Stram
[ Cancelled Cash Check Line Note Today Tomorrow Yesterday]
Ever since the 1860s when photographers travelled the American West and brought photographs of scenic wonders back to the people on the East Coast of America we have had a North American tradition of landscape photography used for the environment. Galen Rowell
[ America American Back Brought Coast East Environment Ever Had Landscape North Photographers Photographs Photography Scenic Since Tradition Travelled Used West Wonders]
I think when you've travelled around a lot in Africa, you understand something that many people here don't recognize: the extraordinary power that is Africa at village level - at community level. Stephen Lewis
[ Africa Around Community Extraordinary Here Level Lot Many Power Recognize Something Think Travelled Understand Village]
Certain travellers give the impression that they keep moving because only then do they feel fully alive. Ella Maillart
[ Alive Because Certain Feel Fully Give Impression Keep Moving Only Then Travellers]
What's better, a poetic intuition or an intellectual work? I think they complement each other. Manuel Puig
[ Better Complement Each Intellectual Intuition Other Poetic Think Work]
Israel has created a new image of the Jew in the world - the image of a working and an intellectual people, of a people that can fight with heroism. David Ben-Gurion
[ Created Fight Heroism Image Intellectual Israel Jew New Working World]
To share our stories is not only a worthwhile endeavor for the storyteller, but for those who hear our stories and feel less alone because of it. Joyce Maynard
[ Alone Because Endeavor Feel Hear Less Only Our Share Stories Storyteller Those Worthwhile]
One day I undertook a tour through the country, and the diversity and beauties of nature I met with in this charming season, expelled every gloomy and vexatious thought. Daniel Boone
[ Beauties Charming Country Day Diversity Every Expelled Gloomy Met Nature Season Thought Through Tour Undertook]
In the power of fixing the attention lies the most precious of the intellectual habits. Robert Hall
[ Attention Fixing Habits Intellectual Lies Most Power Precious]
I wanted to do something far from my intellectual and physical home, so I went to live in Beijing for eight months and took Mandarin Chinese. Mira Sorvino
[ Beijing Chinese Eight Far Home Intellectual Live Months Physical Something Took Wanted Went]
The decisions that Ellen made on her show were between her and her producers. I supported her decisions. I was there to hug her when she got home. Anne Heche
[ Between Decisions Ellen Got Her Home Hug Made Producers She Show Supported Were]
Science as an intellectual exercise enriches our culture, and is in itself ennobling. Henry Taube
[ Culture Ennobling Enriches Exercise Intellectual Itself Our Science]
I think I've got an outstanding defensive assistant staff that's really going to help us have consistent, strong defenses. And offensively, we have an excellent staff. We've got some younger guys on offense, but that's what I coach and have my entire coaching career. Steve Spurrier
[ Assistant Career Coach Coaching Consistent Defenses Defensive Entire Excellent Going Got Guys Help Offense Offensively Outstanding Really Some Staff Strong Think Us Younger]
We cannot arrive at Shakespeare's whole dramatic way of looking at the world from his tragedies alone, as we can arrive at Milton's way of regarding things, or at Wordsworth's or at Shelley's, by examining almost any one of their important works. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Almost Alone Any Arrive Cannot Dramatic Examining His Important Looking Milton Regarding Shakespeare Shelley Their Things Tragedies Way Whole Wordsworth Works World]
If you feel driven and compelled to make your work and to be fiercely original and have something unique to say, in a compelling way, then chances are the helpers will be there for you the doors will open some, the ice will crack. David Knopfler
[ Chances Compelled Compelling Crack Doors Driven Feel Fiercely Ice Make Open Original Say Some Something Then Unique Way Will Work Your]
Music has just as much to do with movement and body as it does soul and intellect. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Body Does Intellect Just Movement Much Music Soul]
A good book, in the language of the book-sellers, is a salable one; in that of the curious, a scarce one; in that of men of sense, a useful and instructive one. Oswald Chambers
[ Book Curious Good Instructive Language Men Scarce Sense Useful]
Any health care funding plan that is just, equitable, civilized and humane must - must - redistribute wealth from the richer among us to the poorer and the less fortunate. Excellent healthcare is by definition re-distributional. Donald Berwick
[ Among Any Care Civilized Definition Equitable Excellent Fortunate Funding Health Healthcare Humane Just Less Must Plan Poorer Richer Us Wealth]
My father had retained an emotional affection for the ceremonial of his parental home, without allowing it to influence his intellectual freedom. Franz Boas
[ Affection Allowing Ceremonial Emotional Father Freedom Had His Home Influence Intellectual Parental Retained Without]
I can understand why some of these drummers and bass players become cult figures with all of their equipment and the incredible amount of technique they have. But there's very little that I think satisfies you intellectually or emotionally. Ken Burns
[ Amount Bass Become Cult Drummers Emotionally Equipment Figures Incredible Intellectually Little Players Satisfies Some Technique Their These Think Understand Very Why]
Today the traveller on the Nile enters a wonderland at whose gates rise the colossal pyramids of which he has had visions perhaps from earliest childhood. James H. Breasted
[ Childhood Colossal Earliest Enters Gates Had Nile Perhaps Pyramids Rise Today Traveller Visions Which Whose Wonderland]
The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it. Pearl S. Buck
[ Contained Enjoy Excellence How Joy Know Secret Something Well Word Work]
No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man; no other idea has so fruitfully stimulated his intellect; yet no other concept stands in greater need of clarification than that of the infinite. David Hilbert
[ Clarification Concept Ever Greater His Idea Infinite Intellect Man Moved Need Other Profoundly Question Spirit Stands Stimulated Than Yet]
Faith is a kind of winged intellect. The great workmen of history have been men who believed like giants. Charles Henry Parkhurst
[ Been Believed Faith Giants Great History Intellect Kind Men Winged Workmen]
Faith is an excitement and an enthusiasm: it is a condition of intellectual magnificence to which we must cling as to a treasure, and not squander on our way through life in the small coin of empty words, or in exact and priggish argument. George Sand
[ Argument Cling Coin Condition Empty Enthusiasm Exact Excitement Faith Intellectual Life Magnificence Must Our Small Squander Through Treasure Way Which Words]
As you see, I do not treat the creation of fiction, that to say the invention and development of fantasies, as a form of abstract thought. I dont wish to deny the uses of the intellect, but sometimes one has the intuition that the intellect by itself will lead one nowhere. J. M. Coetzee
[ Abstract Creation Deny Development Dont Fantasies Fiction Form Intellect Intuition Invention Itself Lead Nowhere Say See Sometimes Thought Treat Uses Will Wish]
Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen. Benjamin Disraeli Travel
[ Great More Remember Seen Than Travellers]
Money is in some respects life's fire: it is a very excellent servant, but a terrible master. P. T. Barnum
[ Excellent Fire Life Master Money Respects Servant Some Terrible Very]
Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation. John Ruskin Experience
[ Experience Force Intellect Operation Passion Skill Their Unified]
My dear Excellency! I have not gone to war to collect cheese and eggs, but for another purpose. Manfred von Richthofen
[ Another Cheese Collect Dear Eggs Excellency Gone Purpose War]
IF is a very long word in Formula One; in fact, IF is F1 spelled backwards. Murray Walker
[ Backwards F1 Fact Formula Long Spelled Very Word]
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man. Saskya Pandita
[ Blame Characteristics Cheered Excellent Grieved Know Man Ones Own Powers Praise Thoroughly Virtues]
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor. Vince Lombardi
[ Chosen Commitment Direct Endeavor Excellence Field Life Person Proportion Quality Regardless Their]
This is still a man's profession, with a lot of men who intellectually and emotionally have not accepted that the military could be women's work. Lawrence Korb
[ Accepted Could Emotionally Intellectually Lot Man Men Military Profession Still Women Work]
Creeds and castes, and all forms of intellectual and emotional grouping, belong to the past. Herbert Read
[ Belong Creeds Emotional Forms Grouping Intellectual Past]
It is only through raising expectations and striving for excellence that our children can reach their full potential. Brad Henry
[ Children Excellence Expectations Full Only Our Potential Raising Reach Striving Their Through]
I think our police are excellent, probably because I have not done anything that has occasioned being beaten up by these good men. Clement Freud
[ Anything Beaten Because Being Done Excellent Good Men Occasioned Our Police Probably These Think Up]
Love ain't nothing but sex misspelled. Harlan Ellison
[ Love Misspelled Nothing Sex]
Excellence is the unlimited ability to improve the quality of what you have to offer. Rick Pitino
[ Ability Excellence Improve Offer Quality Unlimited]
People don't realize that I'm really funny and I'm an excellent bridge player. Sheryl Crow
[ Bridge Excellent Funny Player Realize Really]
I didn't mind if they yelled at me, but when they came on the field, it was a different story. Jimmy Piersall
[ Came Different Field Mind Story Yelled]
I place a high moral value on the way people behave. I find it repellent to have a lot, and to behave with anything other than courtesy in the old sense of the word - politeness of the heart, a gentleness of the spirit. Fran Lebowitz
[ Anything Behave Courtesy Find Gentleness Heart High Lot Moral Old Other Place Politeness Sense Spirit Than Value Way Word]
We travellers are in very hard circumstances. If we say nothing but what has been said before us, we are dull and have observed nothing. If we tell anything new, we are laughed at as fabulous and romantic. Mary Wortley Montagu
[ Anything Been Before Circumstances Dull Fabulous Hard Laughed New Nothing Observed Romantic Said Say Tell Travellers Us Very]
I have no nationality - the best possible status for an intellectual. Emile M. Cioran
[ Best Intellectual Nationality Possible Status]
And with each day that passed, the gulf broadened and my isolation became more accentuated. In such a situation, the discovery that my experience was not unique, that it had also been that of other Spanish intellectuals, became very important for me. Juan Goytisolo
[ Also Became Been Broadened Day Discovery Each Experience Gulf Had Important Intellectuals Isolation More Other Passed Situation Spanish Such Unique Very]
In my judgment, if we had pursued this course, the zones would have been of short duration. England would have been compelled to take her mines out of the North Sea in order to get any supplies from our country. George William Norris
[ Any Been Compelled Country Course Duration England Get Had Her Judgment Mines North Order Our Out Pursued Sea Short Supplies Take Would Zones]
Our culture peculiarly honors the act of blaming, which it takes as the sign of virtue and intellect. Lionel Trilling
[ Act Blaming Culture Honors Intellect Our Peculiarly Sign Takes Virtue Which]
To the indefinite, uncertain mind of the American radical the most contradictory ideas and methods are possible. The result is a sad chaos in the radical movement, a sort of intellectual hash, which has neither taste nor character. Emma Goldman
[ American Chaos Character Contradictory Hash Ideas Indefinite Intellectual Methods Mind Most Movement Neither Nor Possible Radical Result Sad Sort Taste Uncertain Which]
We still need to feed the public, both physically and intellectually. Barry Corbin
[ Both Feed Intellectually Need Physically Public Still]
The object of preaching is to constantly remind mankind of what they keep forgetting; not to supply the intellect, but to fortify the feebleness of human resolutions. Sydney Smith
[ Constantly Feebleness Forgetting Fortify Human Intellect Keep Mankind Object Preaching Remind Resolutions Supply]
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. Aristotle
[ Act Acted Art Because Excellence Habit Habituation Rather Repeatedly Rightly Then Those Training Virtue Won]
I would rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent than in the extent of my powers and dominion. Alexander the Great
[ Dominion Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Others Powers Rather Than Would]
My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her. George Washington Mom
[ Am Attribute Beautiful Education Ever Her Intellectual Life Moral Most Mother Owe Physical Received Saw Success Woman]
I have sung in hobo jungles, and I have sung for the Rockefellers, and I am proud that I have never refused to sing for anybody. Pete Seeger
[ Am Anybody Jungles Never Proud Refused Sing Sung]
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves. Carl Jung
[ Accomplished Acting Creation Creative Inner Instinct Intellect Loves Mind Necessity New Objects Play Plays Something]
The theoretically unrestricted right to develop power, to wage war against other states, is antisocial and is doubly dangerous, because the state as a mass entity represents a low moral and intellectual level. Christian Lous Lange
[ Against Antisocial Because Dangerous Develop Doubly Entity Intellectual Level Low Mass Moral Other Power Represents Right State States Theoretically Unrestricted Wage War]
Some people have greatness thrust upon them. Very few have excellence thrust upon them. John W. Gardner
[ Excellence Few Greatness Some Them Thrust Upon Very]
I have always been pushed by the negative. The apparent failure of a play sends me back to my typewriter that very night, before the reviews are out. I am more compelled to get back to work than if I had a success. Tennessee Williams
[ Always Am Apparent Back Been Before Compelled Failure Get Had More Negative Night Out Play Pushed Reviews Sends Success Than Typewriter Very Work]
If we are a metaphor of the universe, the human couple is the metaphor par excellence, the point of intersection of all forces and the seed of all forms. The couple is time recaptured, the return to the time before time. Octavio Paz
[ Before Couple Excellence Forces Forms Human Intersection Metaphor Par Point Recaptured Return Seed Time Universe]
One day I heard a speech of Hitler. In this speech he said that the German factory worker and the German labourer must make common cause with the German intellectual worker. Fritz Sauckel
[ Cause Common Day Factory German Heard Hitler Intellectual Labourer Make Must Said Speech Worker]
Jewish intellectuals contributed a great deal to insure that Europe became a continent of humanism, and it is with these humanist ideals that Europe must now intervene in the Middle East conflict. Daniel Barenboim
[ Became Conflict Continent Contributed Deal East Europe Great Humanism Humanist Ideals Insure Intellectuals Intervene Jewish Middle Must Now These]
Excellent education and an excellent environment are two hallmarks of our state. How we treat our environment is connected to so many other opportunities in Maine. John Baldacci
[ Connected Education Environment Excellent How Maine Many Opportunities Other Our State Treat Two]
I sang in the coffee houses of the country in the early '60s with no idea of success in terms of records or television. I just thought I was a storyteller. I didn't even think of myself as a singer. Judy Collins
[ Coffee Country Early Even Houses Idea Just Myself Records Sang Singer Storyteller Success Television Terms Think Thought]
I feel impelled to speak today in a language that in a sense is new-one which I, who have spent so much of my life in the military profession, would have preferred never to use. That new language is the language of atomic warfare. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Atomic Feel Impelled Language Life Military Much Never New Preferred Profession Sense Speak Spent Today Use Warfare Which Would]
The Industry's at war. I think it's about control. You can make all of the financial arguments that the industry has been shooting itself in the foot, but it is an industry built on a foundation of ownership and exploitation of intellectual property rights. Don Rose
[ Arguments Been Built Control Exploitation Financial Foot Foundation Industry Intellectual Itself Make Ownership Property Rights Shooting Think War]
I'm not gonna shoot anyone with the pellet gun... Not unless I have to! Adam Savage
[ Anyone Gonna Gun Shoot Unless]
A traveller on foot in this country seems to be considered as a sort of wild man or out-of-the way being, who is stared at, pitied, suspected, and shunned by everybody that meets him. Karl Philipp Moritz
[ Being Considered Country Everybody Foot Him Man Meets Pitied Seems Shunned Sort Stared Suspected Traveller Way Wild]
If we look into ourselves we discover propensities which declare that our intellects have arisen from a lower form; could our minds be made visible we should find them tailed. William Winwood Reade
[ Arisen Could Declare Discover Find Form Intellects Into Look Lower Made Minds Our Ourselves Should Them Visible Which]
Every single major push in education has made it worse and right now it's really bad because everything we've done is de-humanizing education. It's destroying the possibility of the teacher and the student having a warm, friendly, intellectual relationship. William Glasser
[ Bad Because Destroying Done Education Every Everything Friendly Having Intellectual Made Major Now Possibility Push Really Relationship Right Single Student Teacher Warm Worse]
It was always said that the big distinction between the French and the English is that the English are intelligent and the French are intellectual. Kenneth Baker
[ Always Between Big Distinction English French Intellectual Intelligent Said]
I'm not a very good writer, but I'm an excellent rewriter. James A. Michener
[ Excellent Good Very Writer]
One of the secrets of life is to keep our intellectual curiosity acute. William Lyon Phelps
[ Acute Curiosity Intellectual Keep Life Our Secrets]
Men have been found to deny woman intellect; they have credited her with instinct, with intuition, with a capacity to correlate cause and effect much as a dog connects its collar with a walk. W. L. George
[ Been Capacity Cause Collar Connects Correlate Credited Deny Dog Effect Found Her Instinct Intellect Intuition Men Much Walk Woman]
Eyes is the attempt to tell the story of the Civil Rights movement and to create an emotional, intellectual constituency. But what do you do after that? The black community doesn't have institutions that pick up such moments and preserve them. Henry Hampton
[ After Attempt Black Civil Community Constituency Create Emotional Eyes Institutions Intellectual Moments Movement Pick Preserve Rights Story Such Tell Them Up]
There is no greater excitement than to support an intellectual wife and have her support you. Marriage is a partnership in which each inspires the other, and brings fruition to both of you. Millicent Carey McIntosh
[ Both Brings Each Excitement Fruition Greater Her Inspires Intellectual Marriage Other Partnership Support Than Which Wife]
By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property. Voltaire
[ Appreciation Excellence Make Others Our Own Property]
Unmarried couples should get married - that's an excellent tax avoidance measure, if a bit drastic. John Whiting
[ Avoidance Bit Couples Drastic Excellent Get Married Measure Should Tax Unmarried]
The major obstacle to a religious renewal is the intellectual classes, who are highly influential and tend to view religion as primitive superstition. They believe that science has left atheism as the only respectable intellectual stance. Robert Bork
[ Atheism Believe Classes Highly Influential Intellectual Left Major Obstacle Only Primitive Religion Religious Renewal Respectable Science Stance Superstition Tend View]
From the business point of view - not to overstate it - intellectual property is dead; long live intellectual process. Long live service; long live performance. Esther Dyson
[ Business Dead Intellectual Live Long Overstate Performance Point Process Property Service View]
She was short on intellect, but long on shape. George Ade
[ Intellect Long Shape She Short]
We have an interest in excellent relations because we are neighbours as Europeans with Russia. We are allies with the United States in the NATO framework. Joschka Fischer
[ Allies Because Europeans Excellent Framework Interest Nato Neighbours Relations Russia States United]
It's not highly intellectual material. I'm dedicating it to the pulp fiction of the past. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Dedicating Fiction Highly Intellectual Material Past Pulp]
Let America first praise mediocrity even, in her children, before she praises... the best excellence in the children of any other land. Herman Melville
[ America Any Before Best Children Even Excellence First Her Land Mediocrity Other Praise Praises She]
It is because the fight against the harshest aspects of unrestricted capitalism is therefore a political problem and not an intellectual one that community action remains so essential. Barney Frank
[ Action Against Aspects Because Capitalism Community Essential Fight Intellectual Political Problem Remains Therefore Unrestricted]
An intellectual is someone who has found something more interesting than sex. Edgar Wallace
[ Found Intellectual Interesting More Sex Someone Something Than]
But ultimately what I was impressed by during my years in government was how much the intellectual climate and the prevailing intellectual notions constrained and represented the universe within which the discourse took place. Lawrence Summers
[ Climate Constrained Discourse During Government How Impressed Intellectual Much Notions Place Prevailing Represented Took Ultimately Universe Which Within Years]
All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move. Alfred Lord Tennyson Experience
[ Arch Ever Experience Fades Gleams Margin Move Whose World]
Plays close, movies wrap and TV series eventually get cancelled, and we were cancelled in three season. George Takei
[ Cancelled Close Eventually Get Movies Plays Season Series Three Tv Were Wrap]
I'm not known for my intellectual range and tricks have been played on me. William Sanderson
[ Been Intellectual Known Played Range Tricks]
The greater intellect one has, the more originality one finds in men. Ordinary persons find no difference between men. Blaise Pascal
[ Between Difference Find Finds Greater Intellect Men More Ordinary Originality Persons]
A social democratic party without deep roots in the working class movement would quickly fade into an unrepresentative intellectual sect. Roy Jenkins
[ Class Deep Democratic Fade Intellectual Into Movement Party Quickly Roots Sect Social Without Working Would]
Don't leave home without your sword - your intellect. Alan Moore
[ Home Intellect Leave Sword Without Your]
Only here, because of the illusion of intellectualism, our society separates the validity of human expression. Joseph Jarman
[ Because Expression Here Human Illusion Intellectualism Only Our Separates Society Validity]
I really never stopped thinking about Ellen, because I just haven't felt that kind of energy with anyone in my life. Portia de Rossi
[ Anyone Because Ellen Energy Felt Haven Just Kind Life Never Really Stopped Thinking]
Cynicism is intellectual dandyism. George Meredith
[ Cynicism Intellectual]
If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood. Peter Handke
[ Childhood Loses Nation Storytellers]
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us, this being determined by reason and in the way in which the man of practical wisdom would determine it. Aristotle
[ Being Choice Concerned Determine Determined Excellence Lying Man Mean Practical Reason Relative State Then Us Way Which Wisdom Would]
We were not as rich as the Rockefellers or Mellons, but we were rich enough to know how rich they were. Louis Auchincloss
[ Enough How Know Rich Were]
I always wondered if I was supposed to be excellent at something or not. I think, because of that, I have a lot of insecurities about myself. Christopher Atkins
[ Always Because Excellent Insecurities Lot Myself Something Supposed Think Wondered]
Intellectual honesty is the quality that the public in free countries always has expected of historians; much more than that it does not expect, nor often get. Samuel E. Morison
[ Always Countries Does Expect Expected Free Get Historians Honesty Intellectual More Much Nor Often Public Quality Than]
Berkeley had a liberal element in the student body who tended to be quite active. I think that's in general a feature of intellectually active places. John Searle
[ Active Berkeley Body Element Feature General Had Intellectually Liberal Places Quite Student Tended Think]
Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions. Robert M. Pirsig
[ Abstractions Direct Experience Independent Intellectual Prior Quality]
Poetry proceeds from the totality of man, sense, imagination, intellect, love, desire, instinct, blood and spirit together. Jacques Maritain
[ Blood Desire Imagination Instinct Intellect Love Man Poetry Proceeds Sense Spirit Together Totality]
Well, I'm a light traveller. I chuck things away. Norman MacCaig
[ Away Chuck Light Things Traveller Well]
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them. Plutarch
[ Avoiding Carefully Endeavor Enemies Excel Excellent Faulty Good Imitating Observe Our Qualities Them Those Us Wherein]
Someone once told me the one thread that runs through them all is a premium on personal courage - not intellectual courage, but just plain physical courage. Walter Lord
[ Courage Intellectual Just Once Personal Physical Plain Premium Runs Someone Them Thread Through Told]
Transparency is not the same as looking straight through a building: it's not just a physical idea, it's also an intellectual one. Helmut Jahn
[ Also Building Idea Intellectual Just Looking Physical Same Straight Through Transparency]
On the whole, the psychological work of the last quarter of the nineteenth century emphasized the study of consciousness to the neglect of the total life of intellect and character. Edward Thorndike
[ Century Character Consciousness Emphasized Intellect Last Life Neglect Nineteenth Psychological Quarter Study Total Whole Work]
A slight daily unconscious luxury is hardly ever wanting to the dwellers in civilization; like the gentle air of a genial climate, it is a perpetual minute enjoyment. Walter Bagehot
[ Air Civilization Climate Daily Dwellers Enjoyment Ever Genial Gentle Hardly Luxury Minute Perpetual Slight Unconscious Wanting]
But, uh, censorship at that time said that you just absolutely couldn't do anything involving children and so we had to go from there. I don't remember what I changed it to. Duvall is just excellent in it. Robert Towne
[ Absolutely Anything Censorship Changed Children Excellent Go Had Involving Just Remember Said Time Uh]
Orson Welles was one of these people who was defying everything the doctors told him he wasn't supposed to be doing. He was really enjoying himself when he was eating what he wanted to eat. Eartha Kitt
[ Defying Doctors Doing Eat Eating Enjoying Everything Him Himself Orson Really Supposed These Told Wanted Welles]
A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction. Rita Mae Brown
[ Action Fight Intellectually Life Must Reaction Slavery Spiritually]
I come from a family of great readers and storytellers. Katherine Dunn
[ Come Family Great Readers Storytellers]
Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better. Pat Riley
[ Always Better Excellence Gradual Result Striving]
I think Chris Rock at the Oscars was a great example. I thought that was intellectually hilarious. The Gap starts a war with Banana Republic... That to me was funny. Christopher Meloni
[ Banana Chris Example Funny Gap Great Hilarious Intellectually Oscars Republic Rock Starts Think Thought War]
You see, I used to do a certain amount of market research by going to the local drugstore and seeing what the truck drivers would put up. Now it's all just copies from the latest best-seller list and damn little of anything else. Jerry Pournelle
[ Amount Anything Best-Seller Certain Copies Damn Drivers Drugstore Else Going Just Latest List Little Local Market Now Put Research See Seeing Truck Up Used Would]
The transponder requirements have three major sections, namely the chip; the antenna; and the assembly of the chip and the antenna onto the goods being labelled. Mike Marsh
[ Antenna Assembly Being Chip Goods Labelled Major Namely Onto Requirements Sections Three]
Gender consciousness has become involved in almost every intellectual field: history, literature, science, anthropology. There's been an extraordinary advance. Clifford Geertz
[ Advance Almost Anthropology Become Been Consciousness Every Extraordinary Field Gender History Intellectual Involved Literature Science]
And the woman who could win the respect of man was often the woman who could knock him down with her bare fists and sit on him until he yelled for help. Agnes Smedley
[ Bare Could Down Fists Help Her Him Knock Man Often Respect Sit Until Win Woman Yelled]
He who feels compelled to consider the consequences of these facts cannot but realize that the specific sensibility of nerves for certain impressions is not enough, since all nerves are sensitive to the same cause but react to the same cause in different ways. Johannes P. Muller
[ Cannot Cause Certain Compelled Consequences Consider Different Enough Facts Feels Impressions Nerves React Realize Same Sensibility Sensitive Since Specific These Ways]
The process by which banks create money is so simple that the mind is repelled. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Banks Create Mind Money Process Repelled Simple Which]
I hope that I am generous and tolerant, but certainly on the intellectual side I think that there are discoverable truths, and some things that are closer approximations to the truth than others. Edward Tufte
[ Am Approximations Certainly Closer Discoverable Generous Hope Intellectual Others Side Some Than Things Think Tolerant Truth Truths]
Today, there are also buyers and sellers of all these energy commodities, just like there are buyers and sellers of food commodities and many other commodities. Kenneth Lay
[ Also Buyers Commodities Energy Food Just Many Other Sellers These Today]
Today the U.S. is farther from being nourished by poetry than it was a hundred years ago, when books of poems were best-sellers. James Broughton
[ Ago Being Books Farther Hundred Nourished Poems Poetry Than Today Were Years]
The function of intellect is to provide a means of modifying our reactions to the circumstances of life, so that we may secure pleasure, the symptom of welfare. Edward Thorndike
[ Circumstances Function Intellect Life May Means Modifying Our Pleasure Provide Reactions Secure Symptom Welfare]
I suppose one has a greater sense of intellectual degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience. Alice James
[ After Any Degradation Doctor Experience Greater Human Intellectual Interview Sense Suppose Than]
I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life. Oprah Winfrey
[ Believe Best Deterrent Excellence How Life Operate Racism Raised Sexism]
Beauty is also submitted to the taste of time, so a beautiful woman from the Belle Epoch is not exactly the perfect beauty of today, so beauty is something that changes with time. Karl Lagerfeld
[ Also Beautiful Beauty Belle Changes Epoch Exactly Perfect Something Submitted Taste Time Today Woman]
Eighty percent of our life is emotion, and only 20 percent is intellect. I am much more interested in how you feel than how you think. I can change how you think, but how you feel is something deeper and stronger, and it's something that's inside you. Frank Luntz
[ Am Change Deeper Eighty Emotion Feel How Inside Intellect Interested Life More Much Only Our Percent Something Stronger Than Think]
The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement. Anna Garlin Spencer
[ Achievement Ambition Been Block Effort Failure First Forms Genius Human Intellectual Most Produce Rank Supreme Talent Used Way Women]
Opinion is ultimately determined by the feelings, and not by the intellect. Herbert Spencer
[ Determined Feelings Intellect Opinion Ultimately]
Modern techniques have torn down state frontiers, both economical and intellectual. The growth of means of transport has created a world market and an opportunity for division of labor embracing all the developed and most of the undeveloped states. Christian Lous Lange
[ Both Created Developed Division Down Economical Embracing Frontiers Growth Intellectual Labor Market Means Modern Most Opportunity State States Techniques Torn Transport Undeveloped World]
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them. Jacob Bronowski
[ Being Intellectual Issues Knowing Mean Means Pleasure Taking Them]
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. Aristotle
[ Act Excellence Habit Repeatedly Then]
I don't find offensive that I'm being labelled a babe by blokes. I'm absolutely flattered. Kirsty Gallacher
[ Absolutely Babe Being Blokes Find Flattered Labelled Offensive]
Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be smelled. Eric Hoffer
[ Self-Esteem Smelled Specific]
In disposition the Negro is joyous, flexible, and indolent; while the many nations which compose this race present a singular diversity of intellectual character, of which the far extreme is the lowest grade of humanity. Samuel George Morton
[ Character Compose Disposition Diversity Extreme Far Flexible Grade Humanity Indolent Intellectual Joyous Lowest Many Nations Negro Present Race Singular Which While]
From time to time, I need a rest from the exercitation of my intellect. Jean Stafford
[ Intellect Need Rest Time]
Whoever I am, or whatever I am doing, some kind of excellence is within my reach. John W. Gardner
[ Am Doing Excellence Kind Reach Some Whatever Whoever Within]
The tendency to whining and complaining may be taken as the surest sign symptom of little souls and inferior intellects. Lord Jeffrey
[ Complaining Inferior Intellects Little May Sign Souls Surest Symptom Taken Tendency Whining]
To be black and an intellectual in America is to live in a box. On the box is a label, not of my own choosing. Stephen Carter
[ America Black Box Choosing Intellectual Label Live Own]
I believe the destiny of your generation - and your nation - is a rendezvous with excellence. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Believe Destiny Excellence Generation Nation Rendezvous Your]
I think one of the important evolutions is that we no longer feel compulsively the need to argue, or to justify things on a kind of rational level. We are much more willing to admit that certain things are completely instinctive and others are really intellectual. Rem Koolhaas
[ Admit Argue Certain Completely Compulsively Evolutions Feel Important Instinctive Intellectual Justify Kind Level Longer More Much Need Others Rational Really Things Think Willing]
If China wants to be a constructive, active player in the world economy, it's got to respect intellectual property rights or it makes it pretty impossible to do business with them. Dan Glickman
[ Active Business China Constructive Economy Got Impossible Intellectual Makes Player Pretty Property Respect Rights Them Wants World]
I've spent my life pursing excellence as an artist, which is what I always wanted to do anyhow. Claire Bloom
[ Always Anyhow Artist Excellence Life Spent Wanted Which]
Most intellectual people do not believe in God, but they fear him just the same. Wilhelm Reich
[ Believe Fear God Him Intellectual Just Most Same]
The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value. Charles Dudley Warner
[ Excellence Gift Lies Rather Than Value]
And for mathematical science, he that doubts their certainty hath need of a dose of hellebore. Joseph Glanvill
[ Certainty Dose Doubts Hath Mathematical Need Science Their]
It has been my fate in a long life of production to be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry, a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art. Margaret Oliphant
[ Art Been Chiefly Credited Excellent Fate Industry Life Little Long Morals Production Quality Satisfactory Virtue]
In a more intellectually rigorous age, I wouldn't be talked about as a satirist at all. I would just be a topical comedian. Rory Bremner
[ Age Comedian Intellectually Just More Rigorous Satirist Talked Topical Would]
Many persons have been confused and discouraged at the very outset of the study by the great variety and the delicate distinctions of the openings: and this has constituted a fault in many otherwise excellent manuals for the learner. Howard Staunton
[ Been Confused Constituted Delicate Discouraged Distinctions Excellent Fault Great Learner Manuals Many Openings Otherwise Outset Persons Study Variety Very]
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
[ Contributes Eye Fix Intellectual May Mind Much Nothing Point Purpose Soul Steady Which]
When I go to where I was getting excellent parts in movies I may have taken a few too soon, too anxious to go back to work and to anxious to make another film and to succeed more. Dabney Coleman
[ Another Anxious Back Excellent Few Film Getting Go Make May More Movies Parts Soon Succeed Taken Too Where Work]
Judi Dench and Ian McKellen taught me how to work hard and respect the theatre. Francesca Annis
[ Dench Hard How Ian Judi Mckellen Respect Taught Theatre Work]
Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way. Booker T. Washington
[ Common Excellence Thing Uncommon Way]
Several times we were stranded in strange places without any money and with our credit cards cancelled - trapped in a hotel that we couldn't check out of because we had no money to check out. Renny Harlin
[ Any Because Cancelled Cards Check Credit Had Hotel Money Our Out Places Several Stranded Strange Times Trapped Were Without]
The intellectuals' chief cause of anguish are one another's works. Jacques Barzun
[ Anguish Another Cause Chief Intellectuals Works]
The Civil Service is a vital economic asset to the UK - firstly, in the way it creates a framework for excellence in service delivery and secondly, in how it helps organise the best way to deliver modern public services on which both businesses and individuals depend. John Hutton
[ Asset Best Both Businesses Civil Creates Deliver Delivery Depend Economic Excellence Firstly Framework Helps How Individuals Modern Organise Public Secondly Service Services Uk Vital Way Which]
Because I never thought the Lord would treat me any different from any other honest man or that I had an official position that compelled the Lord to help me in any other way than He would help any other man. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Any Because Compelled Different Had Help Honest Lord Man Never Official Other Position Than Thought Treat Way Would]
There's a tradition in British intellectual life of mocking any non-political force that gets involved in politics, especially within the sphere of the arts and the theatre. Harold Pinter
[ Any Arts British Especially Force Gets Intellectual Involved Life Mocking Non-Political Politics Sphere Theatre Tradition Within]
An intellectual is a person who's found one thing that's more interesting than sex. Aldous Huxley
[ Found Intellectual Interesting More Person Sex Than Thing]
In Hanover Park they highlighted the terrible plight of backyard dwellers and the fact that year after year nothing has been done to help you: the hope and despair you all live with every day. Mangosuthu Buthelezi
[ After Backyard Been Day Despair Done Dwellers Every Fact Help Hope Live Nothing Park Plight Terrible Year]
No wonder the film industry started in the desert in California where, like all desert dwellers, they dream their buildings, rather than design them. Arthur Erickson
[ Buildings California Desert Design Dream Dwellers Film Industry Rather Started Than Their Them Where Wonder]
The fact is, every thinker, every philosopher, the moment he is forced to abandon his one-sided intellectual occupation by practical necessity, immediately returns to the general point of view of mankind. Ernst Mach
[ Abandon Every Fact Forced General His Immediately Intellectual Mankind Moment Necessity Occupation One-Sided One-Sided Philosopher Point Practical Returns Thinker View]
My emotional and intellectual response to Hiroshima was that the question of the social responsibility of a journalist was posed with greater urgency than ever. Wilfred Burchett
[ Emotional Ever Greater Hiroshima Intellectual Journalist Posed Question Response Responsibility Social Than Urgency]
The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward. John Maynard Keynes Finance
[ Any Avoidance Carries Intellectual Only Pursuit Reward Still Taxes]
Women and minorities have excelled beautifully in comedy, but very few women are the lead in a drama. Sharon Gless
[ Beautifully Comedy Drama Excelled Few Lead Minorities Very Women]
The stars, that nature hung in heaven, and filled their lamps with everlasting oil, give due light to the misled and lonely traveller. John Milton
[ Due Everlasting Filled Give Heaven Hung Lamps Light Lonely Misled Nature Oil Stars Their Traveller]
If people would write exactly what I wanted to read I wouldn't feel so compelled to write myself. Laurell K. Hamilton
[ Compelled Exactly Feel Myself Read Wanted Would Write]
That was excellent! I mean, it didn't do anything, but it looked really cool! Adam Savage
[ Anything Cool Excellent Looked Mean Really]
We've had such thorough training, we've had an excellent team on the ground. With the minor glitches that have occurred, we've been able to take care of them. And the teams on the ground are getting tons of incredible data. Laurel Clark
[ Able Been Care Data Excellent Getting Ground Had Incredible Minor Occurred Such Take Team Teams Them Thorough Tons Training]
I'm not one of those James Joyce intellectuals who can stand back and look at the whole edifice... It was a slow process for me to just crawl out of it, like a snake leaving his skin behind. Frank McCourt
[ Back Behind Crawl Edifice His Intellectuals James Joyce Just Leaving Look Out Process Skin Slow Snake Stand Those Whole]
Mystery writers' conventions are usually good, and this one has been excellent and extremely well prepared and thought out in advance. A lot of people have given their time and their skill, and a good deal of wit, and Anchorage has made us extraordinarily welcome. Anne Perry
[ Advance Been Conventions Deal Excellent Extraordinarily Extremely Given Good Lot Made Mystery Out Prepared Skill Their Thought Time Us Usually Welcome Well Wit Writers]
Nothing can be found in the intellect if previously has not been found in the senses. Michael Servetus
[ Been Found Intellect Nothing Previously Senses]
An excellent job with a dubious undertaking, which is like saying it would be great if it wasn't awful. Ada Louise Huxtable
[ Awful Dubious Excellent Great Job Saying Undertaking Which Would]
When I was thinking of casting this, I thought, What roles would Sellers be playing now? Stephen Hopkins
[ Casting Now Playing Roles Sellers Thinking Thought Would]
In our own time it has been seen... that simple children, roughly brought up in the wilderness, have begun to draw by themselves, impelled by their own natural genius, instructed solely by the example of these beautiful paintings and sculptures of Nature. Giorgio Vasari
[ Beautiful Been Begun Brought Children Draw Example Genius Impelled Instructed Natural Nature Our Own Paintings Roughly Sculptures Seen Simple Solely Their Themselves These Time Up Wilderness]
B is for bestseller. Mark Haddon
[ Bestseller]
I modelled my looks on the town tramp. Dolly Parton
[ Looks Modelled Town Tramp]
Dullness in matters of government is a good sign, and not a bad one - in particular, dullness in parliamentary government is a test of its excellence, an indication of its success. Walter Bagehot
[ Bad Dullness Excellence Good Government Indication Matters Parliamentary Particular Sign Success Test]
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness. Aristotle
[ Excellent Exempt Madness Mixture Soul]
The intellectual architecture means focusing on doing great work instead of focusing on agency politics. Jay Chiat
[ Agency Architecture Doing Focusing Great Instead Intellectual Means Politics Work]
It is one thing to own a woman, and it is another to have her within the bonds of an excellent mastery. John Norman
[ Another Bonds Excellent Her Mastery Own Thing Within Woman]
One of the attractive things about being in Scotland is that we have a very good pipeline of new people coming into the company from the excellent universities around us. David Milne
[ Around Attractive Being Coming Company Excellent Good Into New Pipeline Scotland Things Universities Us Very]
It is better, however, for his own reputation that the story-teller should risk a few actions for libel on account of these unfortunate coincidences than that he should adopt the melancholy device of using blanks or asterisks. James Payn
[ Account Actions Adopt Asterisks Better Blanks Coincidences Device Few His However Libel Melancholy Own Reputation Risk Should Than These Unfortunate Using]
My brother is an excellent songwriter, and I play guitar and drums. Jeremy London
[ Brother Drums Excellent Guitar Play Songwriter]
There really was nothing like it at the time. We had good ideas for implementation, so we proceeded. I think it was an excellent solution to the reliability issues with existing search engines. Shawn Fanning
[ Engines Excellent Existing Good Had Ideas Implementation Issues Nothing Proceeded Really Reliability Search Solution Think Time]
Although I was not aware of it at the time, the experience of growing up during the Great Depression was to have a profound impact on my intellectual and professional career. Lawrence R. Klein
[ Although Aware Career Depression During Experience Great Growing Impact Intellectual Professional Profound Time Up]
Notwithstanding the fact that the most innovative and progressive space we've seen - the Internet - has been the place where intellectual property has been least respected. You know, facts don't get in the way of this ideology. Lawrence Lessig
[ Been Fact Facts Get Ideology Innovative Intellectual Internet Know Least Most Notwithstanding Place Progressive Property Respected Seen Space Way Where]
Futurism: This was a movement of intellectuals who wanted to replace tradition with the modern world of machinery, speed, violence, and public relations. It proves that we should be careful what intellectuals wish for, because we might get it. Brad Holland
[ Because Careful Get Intellectuals Machinery Might Modern Movement Proves Public Relations Replace Should Speed Tradition Violence Wanted Wish World]
They took their meals together; and it was remarked on such occasions, when the friendship of animals is put to a hard test, that they never quarrelled or disputed the possession of a favourite fruit with each other. Henry Walter Bates
[ Animals Disputed Each Favourite Friendship Fruit Hard Meals Never Occasions Other Possession Put Remarked Such Test Their Together Took]
There's so much excellent new music around that I can't afford to buy it all and I haven't the time to review as much as I'd like. I can't remember a better time to be a musician or to listen to music! Malcolm Wilson
[ Afford Around Better Buy Excellent Haven Listen Much Music Musician New Remember Review Time]
There is no surer mark of the absence of the highest moral and intellectual qualities than a cold reception of excellence. Philip James Bailey
[ Absence Cold Excellence Highest Intellectual Mark Moral Qualities Reception Surer Than]
Among the letters my readers write me, there is a certain category which is continuously growing, and which I see as a symptom of the increasing intellectualization of the relationship between readers and literature. Herman Hesse
[ Among Between Category Certain Continuously Growing Increasing Letters Literature Readers Relationship See Symptom Which Write]
We found that the most exciting environments, that treated people very well, are also tough as nails. There is no bureaucratic mumbo-jumbo... excellent companies provide two things simultaneously: tough environments and very supportive environments. Tom Peters
[ Also Bureaucratic Companies Environments Excellent Exciting Found Most Nails Provide Simultaneously Supportive Things Tough Treated Two Very Well]
The tourist who moves about to see and hear and open himself to all the influences of the places which condense centuries of human greatness is only a man in search of excellence. Max Lerner
[ Centuries Condense Excellence Greatness Hear Himself Human Influences Man Moves Only Open Places Search See Tourist Which]
The true traveller is the one urged to move about for physical, aesthetic, intellectual as well as spiritual reasons. Ella Maillart
[ Aesthetic Intellectual Move Physical Reasons Spiritual Traveller True Urged Well]
Culture's essential service to a religion is to destroy intellectual idolatry, the recurrent tendency in religion to replace the object of its worship with its present understanding and forms of approach to that object. Northrop Frye
[ Approach Culture Destroy Essential Forms Idolatry Intellectual Object Present Recurrent Religion Replace Service Tendency Understanding Worship]
We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect. The judgement of the intellect is only part of the truth. Carl Jung
[ Intellect Judgement Only Part Pretend Should Truth Understand World]
It is a misfortune that necessity has induced men to accord greater license to this formidable engine, in order to obtain liberty, than can be borne with less important objects in view; for the press, like fire, is an excellent servant, but a terrible master. James F. Cooper
[ Accord Borne Engine Excellent Fire Formidable Greater Important Induced Less Liberty License Master Men Misfortune Necessity Objects Obtain Order Press Servant Terrible Than View]
We really want to see how the idea of an intellectual action movie is received by the world. Larry Wachowski
[ Action How Idea Intellectual Movie Really Received See Want World]
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands on himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself. Jose Ortega y Gasset
[ Common Demands Distinguish Excellent Former Great Himself Latter Makes Man Saying]
I'm not fighting any causes. I'm black, everybody can see that, but I am a storyteller for the masses. Jackie Torrence
[ Am Any Black Causes Everybody Fighting Masses See Storyteller]
And for anyone who ever thought that Ellen and I broke it off because of sexuality, you couldn't be more mistaken. And for anyone who thought my mother's prayers had anything to do with me marrying a man, forget it. Anne Heche
[ Anyone Anything Because Broke Ellen Ever Forget Had Man Marrying Mistaken More Mother Off Prayers Sexuality Thought]
My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors. Tracey Ullman
[ Actors British Character Great Influences Peter Sellers Were]
There's a tremendous intellectual fervor among independent filmmakers, and that has to be cultivated. Dan Glickman
[ Among Cultivated Fervor Filmmakers Independent Intellectual Tremendous]
I ran into Ellen at a photo shoot. She took my breath away. That had never happened to me in my life. Portia de Rossi
[ Away Breath Ellen Had Happened Into Life Never Photo Ran She Shoot Took]
As long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man objected and no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever. Clarence Darrow
[ Forever Last Long Man Objected Rebelled Shall Those Will World Would Wrongs]
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power. John Adams
[ According Agent Choice Implies Intellectual Liberty Metaphysics Power Thought]
I like to think of myself as a storyteller. Kate DiCamillo
[ Myself Storyteller Think]
I was as repelled by the French as I was attracted by their country. Margaret Anderson
[ Attracted Country French Repelled Their]
The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness. Robert M. Hutchins
[ College Cover Graduate His Intellectual Nakedness Presented]
The first job I was offered was as an editorial assistant. I think it was the best thing for me, in terms of being a storyteller by nature, to have spent years being an editor because I learned so much from it. Terri Windling
[ Assistant Because Being Best Editor Editorial First Job Learned Much Nature Offered Spent Storyteller Terms Thing Think Years]
In today's global economy, however, it is important to raise the bar of excellence even higher. Today's students must be prepared to compete effectively on an international level. Kenny Marchant
[ Bar Compete Economy Effectively Even Excellence Global Higher However Important International Level Must Prepared Raise Students Today]
Fundamentally, whether directing in the theatre or a film, you have to be a good storyteller, regardless of the form. The thing I had to work hardest at was thinking in shots. John Crowley
[ Directing Film Form Fundamentally Good Had Hardest Regardless Shots Storyteller Theatre Thing Thinking Whether Work]
Your second-hand bookseller is second to none in the worth of the treasures he dispenses. Leigh Hunt
[ Dispenses None Second Second-Hand Treasures Worth Your]
I am not saying we are categorizing Ellen White in the biblical context of a false prophet. Walter Martin
[ Am Biblical Context Ellen False Prophet Saying White]
Excellent, there's nothing quite like a blunt object to reinforce proper administration ethics. Simon Travaglia
[ Administration Blunt Ethics Excellent Nothing Object Proper Quite Reinforce]
Nothing is more noble, nothing more venerable than fidelity. Faithfulness and truth are the most sacred excellences and endowments of the human mind. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Endowments Faithfulness Fidelity Human Mind More Most Noble Nothing Sacred Than Truth Venerable]
By exploring the political and moral colorings of discoveries about what makes us tick, we can have a more honest science and a less fearful intellectual milieu. Steven Pinker
[ Discoveries Exploring Fearful Honest Intellectual Less Makes Milieu Moral More Political Science Tick Us]
To label me an intellectual is a misunderstanding of what that is. Dick Cavett
[ Intellectual Label Misunderstanding]
You've just got to focus on excellence and try not to be distracted by the news and the rumors and the absurdities of the stories that were coming out. James Daly
[ Absurdities Coming Distracted Excellence Focus Got Just News Out Rumors Stories Try Were]
Intellectualism came very late to America. That's why Americans are so proud of it. I found very few real intellectuals in America. But there are so many pseudo-intellectuals. Douglas Sirk
[ America Americans Came Few Found Intellectualism Intellectuals Late Many Proud Real Very Why]
Increasingly prices are set by sellers to raise their prices without a loss of sales sufficient to wipe out the gain. William Vickrey
[ Gain Increasingly Loss Out Prices Raise Sales Sellers Set Sufficient Their Wipe Without]
Traveling is the only passion that doesn't need to feel shy in front of intellect. Lennart Meri
[ Feel Front Intellect Need Only Passion Shy Traveling]
The region west of the Mississippi continued in the popular mind to be a strange land for which the reports of explorers and travellers did the work of fiction, and Cooper's Prairie had few followers. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Continued Cooper Did Explorers Few Fiction Followers Had Land Mind Mississippi Popular Prairie Region Reports Strange Travellers West Which Work]
Such discussions help us very little to enjoy what has been well done in art or poetry, to discriminate between what is more and what is less excellent in them, or to use words like beauty, excellence, art, poetry, with a more precise meaning than they would otherwise have. Walter Pater
[ Art Beauty Been Between Discriminate Discussions Done Enjoy Excellence Excellent Help Less Little Meaning More Otherwise Poetry Precise Such Than Them Us Use Very Well Words Would]
The restriction of studies of human intellect and character to studies of conscious states was not without influence on a scientific studies of animal psychology. Edward Thorndike
[ Animal Character Conscious Human Influence Intellect Psychology Restriction Scientific States Studies Without]
My intellect has always been more responsible than my emotions for how I respond to the world. Suzanne Vega
[ Always Been Emotions How Intellect More Respond Responsible Than World]
What man or woman of common sense now doubts the intellectual capacity of colored people? Who does not know, that with all our efforts as a nation to crush and annihilate the mind of this portion of our race, we have never yet been able to do it. Angelina Grimke
[ Able Annihilate Been Capacity Colored Common Crush Does Doubts Efforts Intellectual Know Man Mind Nation Never Now Our Portion Race Sense Woman Yet]
I think the definition of an artist is not necessarily tied into excellence or talent; an artist is somebody who, if you took away their freedom to make art, would lose their mind. Richard Price
[ Art Artist Away Definition Excellence Freedom Into Lose Make Mind Necessarily Somebody Talent Their Think Tied Took Would]
Heinlein never had a best-seller. Even, I think, with Stranger in a Strange Land, I don't think it was actually on the New York Times best seller list. Jerry Pournelle
[ Actually Best Best-Seller Even Had Land List Never New Seller Strange Stranger Think Times York]
Most intellectuals today have a phobia of any explanation of the mind that invokes genetics. Steven Pinker
[ Any Explanation Genetics Intellectuals Invokes Mind Most Phobia Today]
When community action was put into federal law in the early sixties as part of the effort to combat poverty and social injustice, I supported it intellectually. Barney Frank
[ Action Combat Community Early Effort Federal Injustice Intellectually Into Law Part Poverty Put Sixties Social Supported]
When people ask me what I do, strangers on a plane, perhaps, I tell them that I think. Thinking is excellent exercise, as much as swimming or jogging. Tom Glazer
[ Ask Excellent Exercise Jogging Much Perhaps Plane Strangers Swimming Tell Them Think Thinking]
It was not the part of His kindly love that he who was to praise God's divine generosity in regard to others should be compelled to condemn it in regard to himself. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
[ Compelled Condemn Divine Generosity God Himself His Kindly Love Others Part Praise Regard Should]
Together we have travelled a long road to be where we are today. This has been a road of struggle against colonial and apartheid oppression. Thabo Mbeki
[ Against Apartheid Been Colonial Long Oppression Road Struggle Today Together Travelled Where]
The work to me is everything, and I would throw every rule overboard and send them to the bottom of the sea tomorrow, if I felt there were a more excellent way. Thomas John Barnardo
[ Bottom Every Everything Excellent Felt More Overboard Rule Sea Send Them Throw Tomorrow Way Were Work Would]
Having played many roles of scientific intellect I do have an empathy for that world. It's been hard on me because flying the Enterprise for seven years in Star Trek and sitting in Cerebro in X-men has led people to believe that I know what I'm talking about. But I'm still trying to work out how to operate the air conditioning unit on my car. Patrick Stewart
[ Air Because Been Believe Car Conditioning Empathy Enterprise Flying Hard Having How Intellect Know Led Many Operate Out Played Roles Scientific Seven Sitting Star Still Talking Trek Trying Unit Work World X-Men Years]
Christ had given the apostles a world-wide commission, embracing all the nations; but intellectually they did not understand what He meant. They found that out as they followed the impulse of the Spirit. Roland Allen
[ Apostles Christ Commission Did Embracing Followed Found Given Had Impulse Intellectually Meant Nations Out Spirit Understand World-Wide]
In one year I travelled 450,000 miles by air. Jackie Stewart
[ Air Miles Travelled Year]
My Cape women are generally true to type - big hearted, motherly women who love the sea. My other characters, with the exception of the Portuguese, who I occasionally mention as Cape dwellers, are obviously drawn from the city types one sees in everyday life. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Big Cape Characters City Drawn Dwellers Everyday Exception Generally Hearted Life Love Mention Obviously Occasionally Other Portuguese Sea Sees True Type Types Women]
Play reaches the habits most needed for intellectual growth. Bruno Bettelheim
[ Growth Habits Intellectual Most Needed Play Reaches]
I try to be feminine, yet intellectual and smart at the same time. You don't see enough of that. Portia de Rossi
[ Enough Feminine Intellectual Same See Smart Time Try Yet]
The delusions of self-love cannot be prevented, but intellectual misconceptions as to the means of achieving success may be corrected. George Henry Lewes
[ Achieving Cannot Corrected Delusions Intellectual May Means Misconceptions Prevented Self-Love Success]
Law is vulnerable to the winds of intellectual or moral fashion, which it then validates as the commands of our most basic concept. Robert Bork
[ Basic Commands Concept Fashion Intellectual Law Moral Most Our Then Validates Vulnerable Which Winds]
We were proposing, in a sense, that the rest of the world be made safe for American ideas, as they adopted intellectual property rights that gave patent protection to our very innovative economy. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Adopted American Economy Gave Ideas Innovative Intellectual Made Our Patent Property Proposing Protection Rest Rights Safe Sense Very Were World]
I was always a filmmaker before I was anything else. If I was always anything, I was a storyteller, and it never really made much of a difference to me what medium I worked in. Nicholas Meyer
[ Always Anything Before Difference Else Filmmaker Made Medium Much Never Really Storyteller Worked]
Serial killers are everywhere! Well, perhaps not in our neighborhood, but on our television screens, at the movie theatres, and in rows and rows of books at our local Borders or Barnes and Noble Booksellers. Pat Brown
[ Barnes Books Booksellers Borders Everywhere Killers Local Movie Neighborhood Noble Our Perhaps Rows Screens Serial Television Theatres Well]
I was very intellectually oriented, very early on. Donald Johanson
[ Early Intellectually Oriented Very]
The intellectual is a middle-class product; if he is not born into the class he must soon insert himself into it, in order to exist. He is the fine nervous flower of the bourgeoisie. Louise Bogan
[ Born Bourgeoisie Class Exist Fine Flower Himself Insert Intellectual Into Middle-Class Must Nervous Order Product Soon]
I've been grateful enough, smart enough to take the work with Ian McKellen in Gods And Monsters. Brendan Fraser
[ Been Enough Gods Grateful Ian Mckellen Monsters Smart Take Work]
Many excellent cooks are spoilt by going into the arts. Paul Gauguin
[ Arts Cooks Excellent Going Into Many]
My feelings, as the last ball travelled over the net, and as I realized that the final match was mine, I cannot describe. I felt that here was a prize for all the games I had ever played. Helen Wills Moody
[ Ball Cannot Describe Ever Feelings Felt Final Games Had Here Last Match Mine Net Over Played Prize Realized Travelled]
When I look back at it, I'm mostly amazed at how poorly it was shot. David Kelley is a great writer, and I thought the scripts were great, but it just looks so cheap. Peter Berg
[ Amazed Back Cheap David Great How Just Kelley Look Looks Mostly Poorly Scripts Shot Thought Were Writer]
I have always had trouble recognizing myself in the features of the intellectual playing his political role according to the screenplay that you are familiar with and whose heritage deserves to be questioned. Jacques Derrida
[ According Always Deserves Familiar Features Had Heritage His Intellectual Myself Playing Political Questioned Recognizing Role Screenplay Trouble Whose]
I mentioned the non-competitive spirit explicitly, because these days, excellence is a fashionable concept. But excellence is a competitive notion, and that is not what we are heading for: we are heading for perfection. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Because Competitive Concept Days Excellence Explicitly Fashionable Heading Mentioned Notion Perfection Spirit These]
On Belle de Jour, the producer was very protective. It was very hard for me. Catherine Deneuve
[ Belle De Hard Producer Protective Very]
Intellectual property has the shelf life of a banana. Bill Gates
[ Banana Intellectual Life Property Shelf]
If there's an intellectual highway, there's also an intellectual subway. Stanley Crouch
[ Also Highway Intellectual Subway]
You know, we travelled a lot when I was a kid because my father was wherever the work was. Katey Sagal
[ Because Father Kid Know Lot Travelled Wherever Work]
I do not admire politicians; but when they are excellent in their way, one cannot help allowing them their due. Horace Walpole
[ Admire Allowing Cannot Due Excellent Help Politicians Their Them Way]
It is certainly safe, in view of the movement to the right of intellectuals and political thinkers, to pronounce the brain death of socialism. Norman Tebbit
[ Brain Certainly Death Intellectuals Movement Political Pronounce Right Safe Socialism Thinkers View]
When I watched Ellen come out in '97, my jaw was on the floor. I thought, There are some people who break the doors down, hold them open, and some people who walk right through. Portia de Rossi
[ Break Come Doors Down Ellen Floor Hold Jaw Open Out Right Some Them Thought Through Walk Watched]
Cruelty is, perhaps, the worst kid of sin. Intellectual cruelty is certainly the worst kind of cruelty. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Certainly Cruelty Intellectual Kid Kind Perhaps Sin Worst]
All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare. Baruch Spinoza
[ Difficult Excellent Rare Things]
An intellectual hatred is the worst. William Butler Yeats
[ Hatred Intellectual Worst]
We do not need more intellectual power, we need more spiritual power. We do not need more of the things that are seen, we need more of the things that are unseen. Calvin Coolidge
[ Intellectual More Need Power Seen Spiritual Things Unseen]
The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous. Shana Alexander
[ Excellence Makes Nervous Sad Truth]
You cannot be against embryonic stem cell research and be intellectually and therefore morally consistent, if you're not also against in vitro fertilization. Ron Reagan
[ Against Also Cannot Cell Consistent Embryonic Fertilization Intellectually Morally Research Stem Therefore Vitro]
I'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky. Jane Fonda
[ Assistant Attendant Being Lucky Million Six Storyteller Waiter Waiting Week]
I think that much of this was running in background as I contemplated whether or not to attend the PS 99 reunion, although I certainly anticipated that I would not; it smelled like death, not youth. John Thorn
[ Although Anticipated Attend Background Certainly Contemplated Death Much Ps Reunion Running Smelled Think Whether Would Youth]
The paradox is really the pathos of intellectual life and just as only great souls are exposed to passions it is only the great thinker who is exposed to what I call paradoxes, which are nothing else than grandiose thoughts in embryo. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Call Else Embryo Exposed Grandiose Great Intellectual Just Life Nothing Only Paradox Paradoxes Passions Pathos Really Souls Than Thinker Thoughts Which]
O Lord, deliver me from the man of excellent intention and impure heart: for the heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked. T. S. Eliot
[ Above Deceitful Deliver Desperately Excellent Heart Impure Intention Lord Man Things Wicked]
Booksellers are the most valuable destination for the lonely, given the numbers of books that were written because authors couldn't find anyone to talk to. Alain de Botton
[ Anyone Authors Because Books Booksellers Destination Find Given Lonely Most Numbers Talk Valuable Were Written]
I don't mind UFO's and ghost stories, it's just that I tend to give value to the storyteller rather than to the story itself. Robert Stack
[ Ghost Give Itself Just Mind Rather Stories Story Storyteller Tend Than Ufo Value]
Good writers are often excellent at a hundred other things, but writing promises a greater latitude for the ego. John Cheever
[ Ego Excellent Good Greater Hundred Latitude Often Other Promises Things Writers Writing]
People recognize intellectual property the same way they recognize real estate. People understand what property is. But it's a new kind of property, and so the understanding uses new control surfaces. It uses a new way of defining the property. Michael Nesmith
[ Control Defining Estate Intellectual Kind New Property Real Recognize Same Surfaces Understand Understanding Uses Way]
Some people, however long their experience or strong their intellect, are temperamentally incapable of reaching firm decisions. James Callaghan
[ Decisions Experience Firm However Incapable Intellect Long Reaching Some Strong Temperamentally Their]
All in the Family was intellectual; it was art. Carroll O'Connor
[ Art Family Intellectual]
Major labels didn't start showing up really until they smelled money, and that's all they're ever going to be attracted to is money-that's the business they're in- making money. Ian MacKaye
[ Attracted Business Ever Going Labels Major Making Money Really Showing Smelled Start Until Up]
Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. Oprah Winfrey
[ Best Deterrent Excellence Racism Sexism]
We submit to the majority because we have to. But we are not compelled to call our attitude of subjection a posture of respect. Ambrose Bierce
[ Attitude Because Call Compelled Majority Our Posture Respect Subjection Submit]
I think there's a natural system in your own head about how much violence the scene warrants. It's not an intellectual process, it's an instinctive process. Guy Ritchie
[ Head How Instinctive Intellectual Much Natural Own Process Scene System Think Violence Warrants Your]
The tenacious character I've possessed since I was a small child propelled me to successfully meet this challenge, and I was able to safely gain acceptance to the university of my choice. Koichi Tanaka
[ Able Acceptance Challenge Character Child Choice Gain Meet Possessed Propelled Safely Since Small Successfully Tenacious University]
It hinders the creative work of the mind if the intellect examines too closely the ideas as they pour in. Friedrich Schiller
[ Closely Creative Examines Hinders Ideas Intellect Mind Pour Too Work]
But God, who is the Eternal Mind, is undoubtedly of excellence, complete and perfect in every part. Lactantius
[ Complete Eternal Every Excellence God Mind Part Perfect Undoubtedly]
When a small child, I thought that success spelled happiness. I was wrong, happiness is like a butterfly which appears and delights us for one brief moment, but soon flits away. Anna Pavlova
[ Appears Away Brief Butterfly Child Delights Happiness Moment Small Soon Spelled Success Thought Us Which Wrong]
Travellers, like poets, are mostly an angry race: by falling into a daily fit of passion, I proved to the governor and his son, who were profuse in their attentions, that I was in earnest. Richard Francis Burton
[ Angry Attentions Daily Earnest Falling Fit Governor His Into Mostly Passion Poets Proved Race Son Their Travellers Were]
I believe that time destroys everything. You can take one beautiful apple, red. After a while, it becomes shrivelled and full of worms, just like what happens to us. Monica Bellucci
[ After Apple Beautiful Becomes Believe Destroys Everything Full Happens Just Red Take Time Us While Worms]
America is hope. It is compassion. It is excellence. It is valor. Paul Tsongas
[ America Compassion Excellence Hope Valor]
One of the great intellectual failures of the American intelligence community, and especially the counterterrorism community, is to assume if someone hasn't attacked us, it's because he can't or because we've defeated him. Michael Scheuer
[ American Assume Attacked Because Community Counterterrorism Defeated Especially Failures Great Hasn Him Intellectual Intelligence Someone Us]
Words are the children of reason and, therefore, can't explain it. They really can't translate feeling because they're not part of it. That's why it bugs me when people try to analyze jazz as an intellectual theorem. It's not. It's feeling. Bill Evans
[ Analyze Because Bugs Children Explain Feeling Intellectual Jazz Part Really Reason Theorem Therefore Translate Try Why Words]
There was a very serious communist strain among American intellectuals before the war. America was a more tolerant place in those days, and Communists were not treated as pariahs. That ended with the McCarthy era. Ken Follett
[ America American Among Before Communist Communists Days Ended Era Intellectuals Mccarthy More Place Serious Strain Those Tolerant Treated Very War Were]
All human excellence is but comparative. There may be persons who excel us, as much as we fancy we excel the meanest. Samuel Richardson
[ Comparative Excel Excellence Fancy Human May Meanest Much Persons Us]
Don't use that foreign word "ideals." We have that excellent native word "lies." Henrik Ibsen
[ Excellent Foreign Ideals Lies Native Use Word]
Ulysses, obviously. It was an elaborate prank, and our supposed intellectual elite continue to fall for it. Orson Scott Card
[ Continue Elaborate Elite Fall Intellectual Obviously Our Prank Supposed Ulysses]
Writing is a passion I have never understood, yet a storyteller is all I have ever wanted to be. Ruth Park
[ Ever Never Passion Storyteller Understood Wanted Writing Yet]
You know Hollywood is a weird and wonderful place, I didn't know I Dream of Jeanie had been cancelled after 5 years until I went back to go on the lot to pick up some clothes and things I had in my dressing room. Larry Hagman
[ After Back Been Cancelled Clothes Dream Dressing Go Had Hollywood Know Lot Pick Place Room Some Things Until Up Weird Went Wonderful Years]
Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible. Robert M. Hutchins
[ Amuse Education Expert Horizons Inflame Intellects Make Minds Possible Reform Straight Students Teach Technicians Their Them Think Unsettle Widen]
Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon. Doug Larson
[ Bacon Bounds Expectancy Good Green Grow Leaps Life Smelled Vegetables Would]
Science is the greatest creative impulse of our time. It dominates the intellectual scene and forms our lives, not only in the material things which it has given us, but also in that it guides our spirit. Polykarp Kusch
[ Also Creative Dominates Forms Given Greatest Guides Impulse Intellectual Lives Material Only Our Scene Science Spirit Things Time Us Which]
I find it satisfying and intellectually stimulating to work with the intensity, brevity, balance and word play of the short story. Annie Proulx
[ Balance Brevity Find Intellectually Intensity Play Satisfying Short Stimulating Story Word Work]
All travellers who had preceded me into the Barren Grounds had relied on the abundant game, and in consequence suffered dreadful hardships; in some cases even starved to death. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Abundant Barren Cases Consequence Death Dreadful Even Game Grounds Had Hardships Into Preceded Relied Some Starved Suffered Travellers]
I began the study of medicine, impelled by a desire for knowledge of facts and of man. The resolution to do disciplined work tied me to both laboratory and clinic for a long time to come. Karl Jaspers
[ Began Both Clinic Come Desire Disciplined Facts Impelled Knowledge Laboratory Long Man Medicine Resolution Study Tied Time Work]
I feel great, the prognosis is excellent. Steven Cojocaru
[ Excellent Feel Great Prognosis]
When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with it fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze. Thomas Carlyle
[ Acorns Breeze Echoes Fall Forest Hundred Oak Silence Sown Unnoticed Whole]
All observers not laboring under hallucinations of the senses are agreed, or can be made to agree, about facts of sensible experience, through evidence toward which the intellect is merely passive, and over which the individual will and character have no control. Chauncey Wright
[ Agree Agreed Character Control Evidence Experience Facts Individual Intellect Laboring Made Merely Observers Over Passive Senses Sensible Through Toward Under Which Will]
I like John Kerry. I think he's intellectually curious and very thoughtful. I think he's deeply committed on issues like the environment. I think he's an internationalist, which I am. Howard Dean
[ Am Committed Curious Deeply Environment Intellectually Internationalist Issues John Kerry Think Thoughtful Very Which]
In the Arab world, there is no link between the cultural habits of peoples and the ways of thinking and creating of modern intellectuals. They are two separate worlds. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Arab Between Creating Cultural Habits Intellectuals Link Modern Peoples Separate Thinking Two Ways World Worlds]
However, I learned something. I thought that if the young person, the student, has poetry in him or her, to offer them help is like offering a propeller to a bird. Norman MacCaig
[ Bird Help Her Him However Learned Offer Offering Person Poetry Something Student Them Thought Young]
The long, dull, monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the devil. C. S. Lewis
[ Adversity Campaigning Devil Dull Excellent Long Middle-Aged Monotonous Prosperity Weather Years]
I've become so earthy. And I never was earthy. I'm doing all kinds of different roles which are not at all like the intellectual and the legal mind of Ben Stone. Michael Moriarty
[ Become Ben Different Doing Intellectual Kinds Legal Mind Never Roles Stone Which]
Therefore let men withdraw themselves from errors; and laying aside corrupt superstitions, let them acknowledge their Father and Lord, whose excellence cannot be estimated, nor His greatness perceived, nor His beginning comprehended. Lactantius
[ Acknowledge Aside Beginning Cannot Comprehended Corrupt Errors Estimated Excellence Father Greatness His Laying Lord Men Nor Perceived Superstitions Their Them Themselves Therefore Whose Withdraw]
To criticize is to appreciate, to appropriate, to take intellectual possession, to establish in fine a relation with the criticized thing and to make it one's own. Henry James
[ Appreciate Appropriate Criticize Criticized Establish Fine Intellectual Make Own Possession Relation Take Thing]
Fortunately, John Houseman is a marvelous writer and he sat in on so many story conferences. He worked with Welles, you know, and he's a marvelous man. Vincente Minnelli
[ Conferences Fortunately John Know Man Many Marvelous Sat Story Welles Worked Writer]
I need three million dollars to make a low-budget, intellectual, artistic, exciting, erotic movie with a great soundtrack. Ray Manzarek
[ Artistic Dollars Exciting Great Intellectual Low-Budget Make Million Movie Need Soundtrack Three]
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]
You are welcome to your intellectual pastimes and books and art and newspapers; welcome, too, to your bars and your whisky that only makes me ill. Here am I in the forest, quite content. Knut Hamsun
[ Am Art Bars Books Content Forest Here Ill Intellectual Makes Newspapers Only Quite Too Welcome Whisky Your]
In my schooling through high school, I excelled mainly in chemistry, physics and mathematics. James Rainwater
[ Chemistry Excelled High Mainly Mathematics Physics School Schooling Through]
Be able to correctly pronounce the words you would like to speak and have excellent spoken grammar. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Able Correctly Excellent Grammar Pronounce Speak Spoken Words Would]
The road to ruin is always in good repair, and the travellers pay the expense of it. Josh Billings
[ Always Expense Good Pay Repair Road Ruin Travellers]
Wit - the salt with which the American humorist spoils his intellectual cookery by leaving it out. Ambrose Bierce Humor
[ American Cookery His Humorist Intellectual Leaving Out Salt Spoils Which Wit]
Intellectuals would be much more accepted now than in the '40s. Parker Stevenson
[ Accepted Intellectuals More Much Now Than Would]
We need to take excellent care of our customers, and do so at a profit. Gerard Arpey
[ Care Customers Excellent Need Our Profit Take]
My first book was rejected nine times. It turned out to be a best seller, Battle Cry? in 1953. Leon Uris
[ Battle Best Book Cry First Nine Out Rejected Seller Times Turned]
A man's mind will very gradually refuse to make itself up until it is driven and compelled by emergency. Anthony Trollope
[ Compelled Driven Emergency Gradually Itself Make Man Mind Refuse Until Up Very Will]
One that desires to excel should endeavor in those things that are in themselves most excellent. Epictetus
[ Desires Endeavor Excel Excellent Most Should Themselves Things Those]
For my own part I think no innocent species of wit or pleasantry should be suppressed: and that a good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation. James Boswell
[ Admitted Among Conversation Excellencies Good Innocent Lively May Own Part Pun Should Smaller Species Suppressed Think Wit]
Men's indignation, it seems, is more excited by legal wrong than by violent wrong; the first looks like being cheated by an equal, the second like being compelled by a superior. Thucydides
[ Being Cheated Compelled Equal Excited First Indignation Legal Looks Men More Second Seems Superior Than Violent Wrong]
There is none who cannot teach somebody something, and there is none so excellent but he is excelled. Baltasar Gracian
[ Cannot Excelled Excellent None Somebody Something Teach]
Nimbus is doing a great service with these excellently produced transformations of piano roll recordings. Harold Bauer
[ Doing Great Piano Produced Recordings Roll Service These Transformations]
Desire is the key to motivation, but it's determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek. Mario Andretti
[ Attain Commitment Desire Determination Enable Excellence Goal Key Motivation Pursuit Seek Success Unrelenting Will Your]
If Socialism can only be realized when the intellectual development of all the people permits it, then we shall not see Socialism for at least five hundred years. Vladimir Lenin
[ Development Five Hundred Intellectual Least Only Permits Realized See Shall Socialism Then Years]
Outside came in '60. The Edge in '61. All three made Gold, but the biggest seller was Inside. Shelley Berman
[ Biggest Came Edge Gold Inside Made Outside Seller Three]
The road Cordelia has travelled, the journey she has taken up to now has been such a joy to play as an actress, because there have been so many chances to do so many different emotions. Charisma Carpenter
[ Actress Because Been Chances Different Emotions Journey Joy Many Now Play Road She Such Taken Travelled Up]
Judaism is an intellectually based religion, and the single most important theme is that of study. Norman Lamm
[ Based Important Intellectually Judaism Most Religion Single Study Theme]
Will and intellect are one and the same thing. Baruch Spinoza
[ Intellect Same Thing Will]
I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion. Alexander the Great
[ Dominion Excel Excellent Extent Had Knowledge Others Power Rather Than]
Normally, an actress has to work to bring out her male side. In our case, the dynamic is reversed. The actor playing her modelled himself on Sharon Stone. Edward Hall
[ Actor Actress Bring Case Dynamic Her Himself Male Modelled Normally Our Out Playing Reversed Sharon Side Stone Work]
The Olympics remain the most compelling search for excellence that exists in sport, and maybe in life itself. Dawn Fraser
[ Compelling Excellence Exists Itself Life Maybe Most Olympics Remain Search Sport]
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent. Voltaire
[ Bottom Dregs Excellent Froth Middle Top]
To be wholly devoted to some intellectual exercise is to have succeeded in life. Robert Louis Stevenson Motivational
[ Devoted Exercise Intellectual Life Some Succeeded Wholly]
Some men tend to cling to old intellectual excitements, just as some belles, when they are old ladies, still cling to the fashions and coiffures of their exciting youth. Jane Jacobs
[ Cling Exciting Fashions Intellectual Just Ladies Men Old Some Still Tend Their Youth]
Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom, when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure. Aldous Huxley
[ Accepts Agreeable Almost Boredom Comes Excessive Finds Freedom His Liberty Merely Painful Philosophically Pleasure Rather Symbol Than Traveller True Your]
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts. Aristotle
[ Acts Become Brave Comes Doing Excellence Habit Just Moral Result Temperate]
Pete Rozelle used television to get the game to the American public by creating the Super Bowl and making it the biggest sporting event in the world. Will McDonough
[ American Biggest Bowl Creating Event Game Get Making Pete Public Sporting Super Television Used World]
Marvelous is the power which can be exercised, almost unconsciously, over a company, or an individual, or even upon a crowd by one person gifted with good temper, good digestion, good intellects, and good looks. Anthony Trollope
[ Almost Company Crowd Digestion Even Exercised Gifted Good Individual Intellects Looks Marvelous Over Person Power Temper Unconsciously Upon Which]
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy. Stephen Fry
[ Being Great Happy Having Intellect Path]
Look at the Quakers - they were excellent business people that never lied, never stole; they cared for their employees and the community which gave them the wealth. They never took more money out than they put back in. Anita Roddick
[ Back Business Cared Community Employees Excellent Gave Lied Look Money More Never Out Put Quakers Stole Than Their Them Took Wealth Were Which]
Teller and I worked Renaissance Festivals and street performing - actually more real, no kidding around, Philadelphia street performing than we did Renaissance Festivals. Penn Jillette
[ Actually Around Did Festivals Kidding More Performing Philadelphia Real Renaissance Street Teller Than Worked]
Painters were also attorneys, happy storytellers of anecdote, psychologists, botanists, zoologists, archaeologists, engineers, but there were no creative painters. Kazimir Malevich
[ Also Anecdote Archaeologists Attorneys Creative Engineers Happy Painters Psychologists Storytellers Were]
From the lowest animals of which we can affirm intelligence up to man this type of intellect is found. Edward Thorndike
[ Affirm Animals Found Intellect Intelligence Lowest Man Type Up Which]
Delaware State has established itself as an institution of excellence in its own right and attracts a diversity of students from various races, socio-economic status and locations. Michael N. Castle
[ Attracts Delaware Diversity Established Excellence Institution Itself Locations Own Races Right Socio-Economic State Status Students Various]
It's the job of intellectuals and writers to cast doubt on perfection. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Cast Doubt Intellectuals Job Perfection Writers]
A pun is not bound by the laws which limit nicer wit. It is a pistol let off at the ear; not a feather to tickle the intellect. Charles Lamb
[ Bound Ear Feather Intellect Laws Limit Nicer Off Pistol Pun Tickle Which Wit]
No man, who continues to add something to the material, intellectual and moral well-being of the place in which he lives, is left long without proper reward. Booker T. Washington
[ Add Continues Intellectual Left Lives Long Man Material Moral Place Proper Reward Something Well-Being Which Without]
I think the clothes in Belle de Jour are very important to the style of the film. Even today, it is still timeless. Catherine Deneuve
[ Belle Clothes De Even Film Important Still Style Think Timeless Today Very]
M*A*S*H offered real characters and everybody identified with them because they had such soul. The humor was intelligent and it always assumed that you had an intellect. Loretta Swit
[ Always Assumed Because Characters Everybody Had Humor Identified Intellect Intelligent Offered Real Soul Such Them]
If you're expecting an intellectual film, then you will be disappointed. Barry Pepper
[ Disappointed Expecting Film Intellectual Then Will]
I'm strictly for Stevenson. I don't dig the intellectual bit, but I'm telling you, man, he knows the most. Elvis Presley
[ Bit Dig Intellectual Knows Man Most Stevenson Strictly Telling]
We are looking for targets that have a tremendous strategic fit for the company. The colleges must have complementary education programs, have an excellent reputation, long operating history and solid regulatory compliance. John Larson
[ Colleges Company Complementary Compliance Education Excellent Fit History Long Looking Must Operating Programs Regulatory Reputation Solid Strategic Targets Tremendous]
When you're buying real growth and want real performance, you buy excellent management and good products and you diversify across industry sectors. Robert Morse
[ Across Buy Buying Diversify Excellent Good Growth Industry Management Performance Products Real Sectors Want]
Missionary zeal does not grow out of intellectual beliefs, nor out of theological arguments, but out of love. If I do not love a person I am not moved to help him by proofs that he is in need; if I do love him, I wait for no proof of a special need to urge me to help him. Roland Allen
[ Am Arguments Beliefs Does Grow Help Him Intellectual Love Missionary Moved Need Nor Out Person Proof Proofs Special Theological Urge Wait Zeal]
History not used is nothing, for all intellectual life is action, like practical life, and if you don't use the stuff well, it might as well be dead. Arnold J. Toynbee
[ Action Dead History Intellectual Life Might Nothing Practical Stuff Use Used Well]
Do not use that foreign word "ideals." We have that excellent native word "lies." Henrik Ibsen
[ Excellent Foreign Ideals Lies Native Use Word]
The teller of a mirthful tale has latitude allowed him. We are content with less than absolute truth. Charles Lamb
[ Absolute Allowed Content Him Latitude Less Tale Teller Than Truth]
Those who visit foreign nations, but associate only with their own country-men, change their climate, but not their customs. They see new meridians, but the same men; and with heads as empty as their pockets, return home with traveled bodies, but untravelled minds. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Associate Bodies Change Climate Customs Empty Foreign Heads Home Men Minds Nations New Only Own Pockets Return Same See Their Those Traveled Visit]
Cynicism is intellectual treason. Norman Cousins
[ Cynicism Intellectual Treason]
No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort. Theodore Roosevelt
[ Done Effort Ever Great Intellectual Thing]
I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God's business. Michael J. Fox
[ Am Business Careful Confuse Excellence God Perfection Reach]
My first interest was always music, and somehow that channelled itself into films and acting. I don't know what the natural transition of it was. I mean I acted a little bit when I was young and like any kid would in a community theatre. Andy Garcia
[ Acted Acting Always Any Bit Community Films First Interest Into Itself Kid Know Little Mean Music Natural Somehow Theatre Transition Would Young]
I'm a schoolteacher. That's even worse than being an intellectual. Schoolteachers are not only comic, they're often cold and hungry in this richest land on earth. Joseph L. Mankiewicz
[ Being Cold Comic Earth Even Hungry Intellectual Land Often Only Richest Schoolteacher Than Worse]
Obstinacy is the result of the will forcing itself into the place of the intellect. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Forcing Intellect Into Itself Obstinacy Place Result Will]
Arrogance, pedantry, and dogmatism; the occupational diseases of those who spend their lives directing the intellects of the young. Henry S. Canby
[ Arrogance Directing Diseases Dogmatism Intellects Lives Occupational Pedantry Spend Their Those Young]
The various forms of intellectual activity which together make up the culture of an age, move for the most part from different starting-points, and by unconnected roads. Walter Pater
[ Activity Age Culture Different Forms Intellectual Make Most Move Part Roads Together Unconnected Up Various Which]
A good writer is basically a story teller, not a scholar or a redeemer of mankind. Isaac Bashevis Singer
[ Basically Good Mankind Redeemer Scholar Story Teller Writer]
Common sense is compelled to make its way without the enthusiasm of anyone. Edgar Watson Howe
[ Anyone Common Compelled Enthusiasm Make Sense Way Without]
A true intellectual is a man who, after reading a book and being convinced by its arguments, will shoot someone or, more likely, order someone shot. John McCarthy
[ After Arguments Being Book Convinced Intellectual Likely Man More Order Reading Shoot Shot Someone True Will]
So a lot of me is still a little kid, and I think that kind of helps alter my sense of reality - it makes me able to just become Belle every single night. Christy Romano
[ Able Alter Become Belle Every Helps Just Kid Kind Little Lot Makes Night Reality Sense Single Still Think]
Why should I go into details, we have nothing that is not perishable except what our hearts and our intellects endows us with. Ovid
[ Details Endows Except Go Hearts Intellects Into Nothing Our Perishable Should Us Why]
If privacy ends where hypocrisy begins, Kitty Kelley's steamy expose is a contribution to contemporary history. Eleanor Clift
[ Begins Contemporary Contribution Ends Expose History Hypocrisy Kelley Kitty Privacy Where]
When house and land are gone and spent, then learning is most excellent. Samuel Foote
[ Excellent Gone House Land Learning Most Spent Then]
A mugwump is a person educated beyond his intellect. Horace Porter
[ Beyond Educated His Intellect Person]
Although I managed my schedule to be home by late afternoon most days, basically, Roselle raised our children alone. And so I missed out on a lot of wonderful moments, missed watching my kids grow into the wonderful people they are today. Perry Como
[ Afternoon Alone Although Basically Children Days Grow Home Into Kids Late Lot Managed Missed Moments Most Our Out Raised Schedule Today Watching Wonderful]
You know, in the 1970's, when I was in high school, I belonged to a band called the Happy Funk Band. Until an unfortunate typo caused us to be expelled from school. Colin Mochrie
[ Band Belonged Called Caused Expelled Funk Happy High Know School Unfortunate Until Us]
I abandoned chemistry to concentrate on mathematics and physics. In 1942, I travelled to Cambridge to take the scholarship examination at Trinity College, received an award and entered the university in October 1943. John Pople
[ Abandoned Award Cambridge Chemistry College Concentrate Entered Examination Mathematics October Physics Received Scholarship Take Travelled Trinity University]
The EU and the U.S. often work together to develop international standards. This is the case in fighting terrorism and transnational crime, advancing trade liberalization, and combating piracy and intellectual property violations. John Bruton
[ Advancing Case Combating Crime Develop Eu Fighting Intellectual International Often Piracy Property Standards Terrorism Together Trade Transnational Violations Work]
The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water. John W. Gardner Society
[ Activity Because Exalted Excellence Good Hold Humble Neither Nor Philosophy Pipes Plumbing Scorns Society Theories Tolerates Water Which Will]
Harvard is first and foremost a university and not a consulting operation, and our job here is to teach and to research and to create knowledge on Asia in conjunction and in cooperation with scholars as well as with political, intellectual, and cultural leaders in Asia. William Kirby
[ Asia Conjunction Consulting Cooperation Create Cultural First Foremost Harvard Here Intellectual Job Knowledge Leaders Operation Our Political Research Scholars Teach University Well]
Reading is an activity subsequent to writing: more resigned, more civil, more intellectual. Jorge Luis Borges
[ Activity Civil Intellectual More Reading Resigned Subsequent Writing]
The Geometer has the special privilege to carry out, by abstraction, all constructions by means of the intellect. Who, then, would wish to prevent me from freely considering figures hanging on a balance imagined to be at an infinite distance beyond the confines of the world? Evangelista Torricelli
[ Abstraction Balance Beyond Carry Confines Considering Constructions Distance Figures Freely Hanging Imagined Infinite Intellect Means Out Prevent Privilege Special Then Wish World Would]
If we listened to our intellect, we'd never have a love affair. We'd never have a friendship. We'd never go into business, because we'd be cynical. Well, that's nonsense. You've got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down. Ray Bradbury
[ Affair Because Build Business Cliffs Cynical Down Friendship Go Got Intellect Into Jump Listened Love Never Nonsense Off Our Time Way Well Wings Your]
It is a most extraordinary thing, but I never read a patent medicine advertisement without being impelled to the conclusion that I am suffering from the particular disease therein dealt with in its most virulent form. Jerome K. Jerome
[ Advertisement Am Being Conclusion Dealt Disease Extraordinary Form Impelled Medicine Most Never Particular Patent Read Suffering Therein Thing Virulent Without]
I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director. And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move! Howard Hawks
[ Chief Director Em Function Make Move Moving Pictures Storyteller]
It is quite clear that compelling content, which is made available on economic terms that respect the intellectual rights of owners, can be a tremendous spur to the growth of broadband networks. John Doerr
[ Available Broadband Clear Compelling Content Economic Growth Intellectual Made Networks Owners Quite Respect Rights Spur Terms Tremendous Which]
Now supposing I had the part of a young woman to give out, one that wanted some excellent acting. If I were to go to the stage for my actress I would have to take a matured woman, one who would act splendidly, but who would look too old for the requirements. D. W. Griffith
[ Act Acting Actress Excellent Give Go Had Look Matured Now Old Out Part Requirements Some Stage Supposing Take Too Wanted Were Woman Would Young]
I think I felt compelled in a way because if I hadn't written the part, I never would have been offered the part. There are at least 10 guys who would have been offered the part before me. Zach Braff
[ Because Been Before Compelled Felt Guys Hadn Least Never Offered Part Think Way Would Written]
As farmers or owners, the poor peasants possess a piece of land. The excellent means of transport enables them often to sell their goods. At the very worst they can mostly provide their own food. Herman Gorter
[ Enables Excellent Farmers Food Goods Land Means Mostly Often Own Owners Peasants Piece Poor Possess Provide Sell Their Them Transport Very Worst]
There is a great deal of cyberpunk that I admire, especially the work of William Gibson which I think is excellent. Somehow he speaks from his own heart and cyber punk is what comes out. Robert Sheckley
[ Admire Comes Cyber Deal Especially Excellent Gibson Great Heart His Out Own Punk Somehow Speaks Think Which William Work]
The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it. Augustus Hare
[ Admits Glass Heaven Intellect Light Reflects Wise]
Do you really have to be the ice queen intellectual or the slut whore? Isn't there some way to be both? Susan Sarandon
[ Both Ice Intellectual Queen Really Some Way]
Humor is perhaps a sense of intellectual perspective: an awareness that some things are really important, others not; and that the two kinds are most oddly jumbled in everyday affairs. Christopher Morley Humor
[ Affairs Awareness Everyday Humor Important Intellectual Kinds Most Oddly Others Perhaps Perspective Really Sense Some Things Two]
Beyond that, I seem to be compelled to write science fiction, rather than fantasy or mysteries or some other genre more likely to climb onto bestseller lists even though I enjoy reading a wide variety of literature, both fiction and nonfiction. Joan D. Vinge
[ Bestseller Beyond Both Climb Compelled Enjoy Even Fantasy Fiction Genre Likely Lists Literature More Mysteries Nonfiction Onto Other Rather Reading Science Seem Some Than Though Variety Wide Write]
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct. Thomas Carlyle
[ Conduct Conviction Excellent Into Itself Never Until Worthless]
The pursuit of excellence is less profitable than the pursuit of bigness, but it can be more satisfying. David Ogilvy
[ Bigness Excellence Less More Profitable Pursuit Satisfying Than]
I desire to assist in attracting to this profession young men of character and ability, also to help those already engaged in the profession to acquire the highest moral and intellectual training. Joseph Pulitzer
[ Ability Acquire Already Also Assist Attracting Character Desire Engaged Help Highest Intellectual Men Moral Profession Those Training Young]
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi
[ Attainable Catch Chase Excellence Perfection]
In fact, there is clear evidence of black intellectual superiority: in 1984, 92 percent of blacks voted to retire Ronald Reagan, compared to only 36 percent of whites. Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Black Blacks Clear Compared Evidence Fact Intellectual Only Percent Reagan Retire Ronald Superiority Voted Whites]
Leaping away from my mistakes has propelled me forward. It has great force behind it. It makes for great storytelling. Holly Near
[ Away Behind Force Forward Great Leaping Makes Mistakes Propelled Storytelling]
Even my parents are so cute, and they deal with every movie of mine excellently. They check with me ever so casually by asking 'Now how much of nudity are we going to see in this one?' Natasha Henstridge
[ Asking Casually Check Cute Deal Even Ever Every Going How Mine Movie Much Now Nudity Parents See]
I have been around for a long, long time. I didn't make it 'til I was older. I went through the period when women were not getting signed, particularly if you were writing songs that were lyrically propelled. Sheryl Crow
[ Around Been Getting Long Lyrically Make Older Particularly Period Propelled Signed Songs Through Til Time Went Were Women Writing]
I have never known so much naive conviction allied to greater intellectual poverty. Claude Levi-Strauss
[ Allied Conviction Greater Intellectual Known Much Naive Never Poverty]
I think Ian McKellen made it all happen, because he used to throw dinner parties and invite everyone over. Shawn Ashmore
[ Because Dinner Everyone Happen Ian Invite Made Mckellen Over Parties Think Throw Used]
I decided that the University of Sussex in Brighton was a good place for this work because it had a strong tradition in bacterial molecular genetics and an excellent reputation in biology. Paul Nurse
[ Because Biology Brighton Decided Excellent Genetics Good Had Molecular Place Reputation Strong Sussex Tradition University Work]
Anyway, several rewrites later, Del Rey Books did publish my first novel, and it did become the first work of fiction on the New York Times trade paperback bestseller list. Terry Brooks
[ Anyway Become Bestseller Books Del Did Fiction First Later List New Novel Paperback Publish Rewrites Several Times Trade Work York]
I look upon another's insistence on the merits of his or her life - duties, intellect, accomplishment - and see that most of it is nonsense. Harold Brodkey
[ Accomplishment Another Duties Her His Insistence Intellect Life Look Merits Most Nonsense See Upon]
The intellectually sophisticated person is indifferent to all genuine individuality, because relationships and reactions result from it which cannot be exhausted with logical operations. Georg Simmel
[ Because Cannot Exhausted Genuine Indifferent Individuality Intellectually Logical Operations Person Reactions Relationships Result Sophisticated Which]
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]
The relation between practical and spiritual spheres in music is obvious, if only because it demands ears, finger, consciousness and intellect. Luciano Berio
[ Because Between Consciousness Demands Ears Finger Intellect Music Obvious Only Practical Relation Spheres Spiritual]
It is intellectually dishonest to look backwards with all the facts and judge the decisions that were made with almost none of the facts, or the facts that existed hidden in the normal cloud of endless speculation of what might happen. Norm Coleman
[ Almost Backwards Cloud Decisions Dishonest Endless Existed Facts Happen Hidden Intellectually Judge Look Made Might None Normal Speculation Were]
When you're watching Psycho, there' s that moment when you have a visceral reaction to watching someone being stabbed. And then you have the intellectual revelation that you're not, and that's where the celebration comes in. Penn Jillette
[ Being Celebration Comes Intellectual Moment Psycho Reaction Revelation Someone Stabbed Then Visceral Watching Where]
Basically, I have been compelled by curiosity. Mary Leakey
[ Basically Been Compelled Curiosity]
As was to be expected, the discovery of the nervous apparatus of the salivary glands immediately impelled physiologists to seek a similar apparatus in other glands lying deeper in the digestive canal. Ivan Pavlov
[ Apparatus Canal Deeper Digestive Discovery Expected Glands Immediately Impelled Lying Nervous Other Seek Similar]
I am coming more and more to the conviction that the necessity of our geometry cannot be demonstrated, at least neither by, nor for, the human intellect. Carl Friedrich Gauss
[ Am Cannot Coming Conviction Demonstrated Geometry Human Intellect Least More Necessity Neither Nor Our]
I was selected to be an astronaut on a military program called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory back in '67. That program got cancelled in '69 and NASA ended up taking half of us. Robert Crippen
[ Astronaut Back Called Cancelled Ended Got Half Laboratory Manned Military Nasa Orbiting Program Selected Taking Up Us]
I think one of my very favorite films of all time was with Peter Sellers when he played Chauncey, the gardener. Being There. Blythe Danner
[ Being Favorite Films Gardener Peter Played Sellers Think Time Very]
One of the things that characterizes good intellectual work is a certain self-importance. Whitfield Diffie
[ Certain Characterizes Good Intellectual Self-Importance Things Work]
Country and western is ignored by the intellectuals. They don't look at it as an art form. They think it's just somebody sitting on his couch singing about his life. Ricky Skaggs
[ Art Couch Country Form His Ignored Intellectuals Just Life Look Singing Sitting Somebody Think Western]
They're now turning those seeds into intellectual property, so they have a virtual lock on the seeds upon which we all depend for our food and survival. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Depend Food Intellectual Into Lock Now Our Property Seeds Survival Those Turning Upon Virtual Which]
A storyteller is basically what actors and writers are. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Actors Basically Storyteller Writers]
Excellence always sells. Earl Nightingale
[ Always Excellence Sells]
What I find interesting about folklore is the dialogue it gives us with storytellers from centuries past. Terri Windling
[ Centuries Dialogue Find Folklore Gives Interesting Past Storytellers Us]
But I do have time to pencil in golf, and we've got four excellent courses. Darrell Royal
[ Courses Excellent Four Golf Got Pencil Time]
It is a sign of the times that the absence of meaningful ID requirements in many states leaves our voting process vulnerable to fraud and allows legal votes to be cancelled out by illegally cast ballots. Virgil Goode
[ Absence Allows Ballots Cancelled Cast Fraud Id Illegally Leaves Legal Many Meaningful Our Out Process Requirements Sign States Times Votes Voting Vulnerable]
I shall never forget the despair and agony on the parents' faces on the awful day of the funeral when the 13 little children, victims not only of John D. Rockefeller, but of the government of the state of Colorado were buried. Ella R. Bloor
[ Agony Awful Buried Children Colorado Day Despair Faces Forget Funeral Government John Little Never Only Parents Rockefeller Shall State Victims Were]
The voice of the intellect is a soft one, but it does not rest until it has gained a hearing. Sigmund Freud
[ Does Gained Hearing Intellect Rest Soft Until Voice]
I wanted to go to a good college, and my mind was set on Wellesley. Marjory Stoneman Douglas
[ College Go Good Mind Set Wanted]
An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way. Charles Bukowski
[ Artist Hard Intellectual Says Simple Thing Way]
Men value things in three ways: as useful, as pleasant or sources of pleasure, and as excellent, or as intrinsically admirable or honorable. Mortimer Adler
[ Admirable Excellent Honorable Intrinsically Men Pleasant Pleasure Sources Things Three Useful Value Ways]
We have no Arab intellectuals of international stature because we live in a state of generalized mediocrity. We are suspended in the pit without touching the bottom. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Arab Because Bottom Generalized Intellectuals International Live Mediocrity Pit State Stature Suspended Touching Without]
A wartime Minister of Information is compelled, in the national interest, to such continuous acts of duplicity that even his natural hair must grow to resemble a wig. Claud Cockburn
[ Acts Compelled Continuous Duplicity Even Grow Hair His Information Interest Minister Must National Natural Resemble Such Wartime Wig]
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well. Voltaire
[ Appreciation Belong Excellent Makes Others Thing Us Well Wonderful]
Wherever modern translations of marked excellence were already in existence efforts were made to secure them for the Library, but in a number of instances copyright could not be obtained. James Loeb
[ Already Copyright Could Efforts Excellence Existence Instances Library Made Marked Modern Number Obtained Secure Them Translations Were Wherever]
My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack. Ferdinand Foch
[ Attack Center Excellent Giving Retreat Right Shall Situation Way]
A good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation. James Boswell
[ Admitted Among Conversation Excellencies Good Lively May Pun Smaller]
It will be sufficient to point to the enormous burdens which armaments place on the economic, social, and intellectual resources of a nation, as well as on its budget and taxes. Ludwig Quidde
[ Armaments Budget Burdens Economic Enormous Intellectual Nation Place Point Resources Social Sufficient Taxes Well Which Will]
I am certainly not an intellectual relativist, nor a moral relativist. Edward Tufte
[ Am Certainly Intellectual Moral Nor]
I personally think intellectual property is an oxymoron. Physical objects have a completely different natural economy than intellectual goods. It's a tricky thing to try to own something that remains in your possession even after you give it to many others. John Perry Barlow
[ After Completely Different Economy Even Give Goods Intellectual Many Natural Objects Others Own Oxymoron Personally Physical Possession Property Remains Something Than Thing Think Tricky Try Your]
Intellects whose desires have outstripped their understanding. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Desires Intellects Outstripped Their Understanding Whose]
When it comes to boys and her weight, I think Ellenor is much more conservative than I am, and she has not had the dialogue I have had about my weight. Camryn Manheim
[ Am Boys Comes Conservative Dialogue Had Her More Much She Than Think Weight]
The first principle of the market economy is that it is comprised of many small buyers and sellers, which implies a substantial degree of equity. Another fundamental market principle is that costs are internalized in the producer's price. David Korten
[ Another Buyers Comprised Costs Degree Economy Equity First Fundamental Implies Internalized Many Market Price Principle Producer Sellers Small Substantial Which]
Frank is such a great visual storyteller, that if you study his artwork you see that his Sin City books are already the best movies never seen on the big screen. Robert Rodriguez
[ Already Artwork Best Big Books City Frank Great His Movies Never Screen See Seen Sin Storyteller Study Such Visual]
The Athenians are right to accept advice from anyone, since it is incumbent on everyone to share in that sort of excellence, or else there can be no city at all. Protagoras
[ Accept Advice Anyone Athenians City Else Everyone Excellence Incumbent Right Share Since Sort]
My feelings for Ellen overrode all of my fear about being out as a lesbian. I had to be with her, and I just figured I'd deal with the other stuff later. Portia de Rossi
[ Being Deal Ellen Fear Feelings Figured Had Her Just Later Lesbian Other Out Stuff]
Poetry is an art, the easiest to dabble in, but the hardest to reach true excellence. J. G. Stedman
[ Art Dabble Easiest Excellence Hardest Poetry Reach True]
The Monkees were never cancelled for a start. NBC wanted to do a third year. Davy Jones
[ Cancelled Monkees Nbc Never Start Third Wanted Were Year]
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave. Francis Bacon
[ Exercise Given God Grave Intellect Limits Placed Side Us]
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected. Steve Jobs Leadership
[ Environment Excellence Expected Quality Some Used Where Yardstick]
It's not being marketed as a gay show by a gay person. It's just Ellen DeGeneres. Kyan Douglas
[ Being Ellen Gay Just Marketed Person Show]
I don't think the English like me. I sold a colossal best seller in America, and they never really forgave me. John Fowles
[ America Best Colossal English Forgave Never Really Seller Sold Think]
Just because my bank account hasn't swelled astronomically I don't consider myself any less of a success. Lydia Lunch
[ Account Any Bank Because Consider Hasn Just Less Myself Success]
I think we felt the pressure more at first than this time around. But still you don't want to let anyone down. I never even met Patrick until we had a Christmas party at Ian McKellen's house on the first movie and then I didn't see him again until the premiere. Rebecca Romijn
[ Again Anyone Around Christmas Down Even Felt First Had Him House Ian Mckellen Met More Movie Never Party Patrick Premiere Pressure See Still Than Then Think Time Until Want]
I wouldn't describe that "position" as "parasitic." I'd describe that experience as "edifying." I don't merely write from a critical intellectual distance. I actually live around here. Bruce Sterling
[ Actually Around Critical Describe Distance Experience Here Intellectual Live Merely Parasitic Position Write]
People desire power. I don't know why they want it so. It seems to me it implies a hugely superior intellect which separates them from most of the populace. F. Murray Abraham
[ Desire Hugely Implies Intellect Know Most Populace Power Seems Separates Superior Them Want Which Why]
Faith is the heroism of the intellect. Charles Henry Parkhurst
[ Faith Heroism Intellect]
Amherst was pivotal in my broad intellectual development; MIT in my development as a professional economist. Joseph E. Stiglitz
[ Amherst Broad Development Economist Intellectual Mit Pivotal Professional]
My basic approach to interviewing is to ask the basic questions that might even sound naive, or not intellectual. Sometimes when you ask the simple questions like 'Who are you?' or 'What do you do?' you learn the most. Brian Lamb
[ Approach Ask Basic Even Intellectual Interviewing Learn Might Most Naive Questions Simple Sometimes Sound]
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers. Janis Joplin Intelligence
[ Answers Being Creates Intellectual Lot Questions]
The truth of things is the chief nutriment of superior intellects. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Chief Intellects Superior Things Truth]
If we are to survive, we must have ideas, vision, and courage. These things are rarely produced by committees. Everything that matters in our intellectual and moral life begins with an individual confronting his own mind and conscience in a room by himself. Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
[ Begins Committees Confronting Conscience Courage Everything Himself His Ideas Individual Intellectual Life Matters Mind Moral Must Our Own Produced Rarely Room Survive These Things Vision]
I promise to be an excellent husband, but give me a wife who, like the moon, will not appear every day in my sky. Anton Chekhov
[ Appear Day Every Excellent Give Husband Moon Promise Sky Wife Will]
What's right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity - intellect and resources - to do some thing about them. Henry Ford
[ Although America Capacity Great Intellect Mess Problems Resources Right Some Them Thing]
Since it is seldom clear whether intellectual activity denotes a superior mode of being or a vital deficiency, opinion swings between considering intellect a privilege and seeing it as a handicap. Jacques Barzun
[ Activity Being Between Clear Considering Deficiency Denotes Handicap Intellect Intellectual Mode Opinion Privilege Seeing Seldom Since Superior Swings Vital Whether]
The trouble with the dictionary is that you have to know how a word is spelled before you can look it up to see how it is spelled. Will Cuppy
[ Before Dictionary How Know Look See Spelled Trouble Up Word]
The colour of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers. Benjamin Banneker
[ Colour Connected Intellectual Mind Powers Skin Strength Way]
If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work. Thomas J. Watson
[ Achieve Doing Excellence Get Quit Second Today Want Work]
There is no real excellence in all of this world which can be separated from right living. David Starr Jordan
[ Excellence Living Real Right Separated Which World]
An abundant supply of excellent water, forming a volume equal in bulk to the human body, is conveyed by one of these pipes, and distributed about the city, where it is used by the inhabitants for drink and other purposes. Hernando Cortes
[ Abundant Body Bulk City Conveyed Distributed Drink Equal Excellent Forming Human Inhabitants Other Pipes Purposes Supply These Used Volume Water Where]
When you have a foreign invasion - in this case by the Indonesian army - writers, intellectuals, newspapers and magazines are the first targets of repression. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Army Case First Foreign Intellectuals Invasion Magazines Newspapers Repression Targets Writers]
At the Sex Institute in Bloomington, Indiana, they were a phenomenal help, too. We went out there for a few days, and they gave us access to materials. And the biographies, there are four or five, ranging from very poor to excellent. Liam Neeson
[ Access Biographies Days Excellent Few Five Four Gave Help Indiana Institute Materials Out Phenomenal Poor Ranging Sex Too Us Very Went Were]
I'm just a storyteller. Norman Jewison
[ Just Storyteller]
For they, the philosophers, were considered teachers of right living, which is far more excellent, since to speak well belongs only to a few, but to live well belongs to all. Lactantius
[ Belongs Considered Excellent Far Few Live Living More Only Philosophers Right Since Speak Teachers Well Were Which]
In no instance is there to be a musical or opera of Inherit the Wind because it doesn't sing. It's an intellectual play. Jerome Lawrence
[ Because Inherit Instance Intellectual Musical Opera Play Sing Wind]
In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events. Georg Simmel
[ Accommodate Any Change Conservative Contrast Could Does Events Inner Intellect Metropolitan Mind More Only Order Phenomena Require Rhythm Shocks Such Through Upheavals]
The Chicago Economics Department was in intellectual ferment, although the central issues of the 1930's were very different from those in later times. I had never before encountered minds of that quality at close quarters and they influenced me strongly. George Stigler
[ Although Before Central Chicago Close Department Different Economics Encountered Ferment Had Influenced Intellectual Issues Later Minds Never Quality Quarters Strongly Those Times Very Were]
Challenging unfairly subsidized products, fighting counterfeit goods and intellectual property theft and holding countries accountable for an unfair currency regime will help American companies remain competitive. Virginia Foxx
[ Accountable American Challenging Companies Competitive Counterfeit Countries Currency Fighting Goods Help Holding Intellectual Products Property Regime Remain Subsidized Theft Unfair Unfairly Will]
Both Brutus and Hamlet are highly intellectual by nature and reflective by habit. Both may even be called, in a popular sense, philosophic; Brutus may be called so in a stricter sense. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Both Called Even Habit Hamlet Highly Intellectual May Nature Philosophic Popular Reflective Sense Stricter]
I have some strategical vision, I could calculate some few moves ahead and I have an intellect that is badly missed in the country which is run by generals and colonels. Garry Kasparov
[ Ahead Badly Calculate Colonels Could Country Few Generals Intellect Missed Moves Run Some Vision Which]
An actor is totally vulnerable. His total personality is exposed to critical judgment - his intellect, his bearing, his diction, his whole appearance. In short, his ego. Alec Guinness
[ Actor Appearance Bearing Critical Diction Ego Exposed His Intellect Judgment Personality Short Total Totally Vulnerable Whole]
Lennon was not very fond of me. Lennon didn't like to be around somebody else who was likely to be the center of attention and didn't like being on deck with somebody who was intellectually as hot as he was. Peter Fonda
[ Around Attention Being Center Deck Else Fond Hot Intellectually Lennon Likely Somebody Very]
It is better to have a fair intellect that is well used than a powerful one that is idle. Bryant H. McGill Intelligence
[ Better Fair Idle Intellect Powerful Than Used Well]
Maybe it's the hair. Maybe it's the teeth. Maybe it's the intellect. No, it's the hair. Tom Shales
[ Hair Intellect Maybe Teeth]
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating. Karl Von Clausewitz
[ Although Always Certainty Clarity Fascinating Finds Intellect Longs Nature Often Our Uncertainty]
Perfection has to do with the end product, but excellence has to do with the process. Jerry Moran
[ End Excellence Perfection Process Product]
Cubism is still the most important art movement for the same reason that John D. is still the most important Rockefeller. Brad Holland
[ Art Cubism Important John Most Movement Reason Rockefeller Same Still]
Sleep is an excellent way of listening to an opera. James Stephens
[ Excellent Listening Opera Sleep Way]
Cultivate the frontal portion of her brain as much as that of man is cultivated, and she will stand his equal at least. Even now, where her mind has been called out at all, her intellect is as bright, as capacious, and as powerful as his. Ernestine Rose
[ Been Brain Bright Called Cultivate Cultivated Equal Even Frontal Her His Intellect Least Man Mind Much Now Out Portion Powerful She Stand Where Will]
It was extremely important to show that Wilde's sexuality was not just some intellectual idea. It was real, and it was about the human body. To just have mentioned it and not shown it would have been, I think, peculiar and wrong. Stephen Fry
[ Been Body Extremely Human Idea Important Intellectual Just Mentioned Peculiar Real Sexuality Show Shown Some Think Wilde Would Wrong]
When you make work, your goal might not be first and foremost to have as many people as possible see it, but it might be more about honing your craft as a storyteller or making art, but, there's no doubt about it, you want lots of people to see it. Jim McKay
[ Art Craft Doubt First Foremost Goal Honing Lots Make Making Many Might More Possible See Storyteller Want Work Your]
But the Spain which emerged around 1960, beginning with its economic miracle, created by the invasion of tourists, can no longer result in impassioned dedication on the part of its intellectuals, and even less on the part of foreign intellectuals. Juan Goytisolo
[ Around Beginning Created Dedication Economic Emerged Even Foreign Impassioned Intellectuals Invasion Less Longer Miracle Part Result Spain Tourists Which]
Anti-intellectualism has long been the anti-Semitism of the businessman. Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
[ Anti-Semitism Been Businessman Long]
Anti-Catholicism is the anti-Semitism of the intellectual. Patrick Buchanan
[ Anti-Semitism Intellectual]
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny. John Stuart Mill
[ Affirm Both Correct Debates Deny Intellectual Sides Tend Wrong]
Do you spell it with a "V" or a "W"?' inquired the judge. 'That depends upon the taste and fancy of the speller, my Lord'. Charles Dickens
[ Depends Fancy Judge Lord Spell Taste Upon]
That they may have a little peace, even the best dogs are compelled to snarl occasionally. William Feather
[ Best Compelled Dogs Even Little May Occasionally Peace]
Every year I try to keep in excellent shape and improve some part of my game. I play in the offseason overseas to keep my game tuned up and hopefully improve a little in some area. Sue Wicks
[ Area Every Excellent Game Hopefully Improve Keep Little Overseas Part Play Shape Some Try Tuned Up Year]
I'm tired of being labelled anti-American because I ask questions. Susan Sarandon
[ Anti-American Ask Because Being Labelled Questions Tired]
There are no ideas in the Republican Party right now in the Congress. They're the party of no. They desperately need some intellectual leadership. And whatever you think of Newt Gingrich, he can supply intellectual leadership. So I hope he does run. Howard Dean
[ Congress Desperately Does Gingrich Hope Ideas Intellectual Leadership Need Newt Now Party Republican Right Run Some Supply Think Whatever]
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike. Spiro T. Agnew
[ Bike How Intellectual Know Man Park]
Intellectuals are too sentimental for me. Margaret Anderson Intelligence
[ Intellectuals Sentimental Too]
Among those who are satisfactory in this respect it is desirable to have represented as great a diversity of intellectual tradition, social milieu and personal character as possible. Talcott Parsons
[ Among Character Desirable Diversity Great Intellectual Milieu Personal Possible Represented Respect Satisfactory Social Those Tradition]
When you write down your ideas you automatically focus your full attention on them. Few if any of us can write one thought and think another at the same time. Thus a pencil and paper make excellent concentration tools. Michael LeBoeuf
[ Another Any Attention Automatically Concentration Down Excellent Few Focus Full Ideas Make Paper Pencil Same Them Think Thought Thus Time Tools Us Write Your]
It's a real leveller, you know, to do theatre at least once every two years. Brenda Blethyn
[ Every Know Least Once Real Theatre Two Years]
I thought some of Mrs. White's material was prophetic. I felt some of her insights were extremely helpful and I regarded her as a sister in the Lord. I wasn't out to attack Ellen White's character. Walter Martin
[ Attack Character Ellen Extremely Felt Helpful Her Insights Lord Material Mrs Out Prophetic Regarded Sister Some Thought Were White]
At religious instruction classes, I encountered The Pilgrims Progress by John Bunyan, and the sincerity of the traveller in that book was overwhelming. Lionel Blue
[ Book Classes Encountered Instruction John Overwhelming Pilgrims Progress Religious Sincerity Traveller]
We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent. Barack Obama
[ Excellence Excellent Folks Idea Internalize Lot Many Need Spend Time Trying]
I think it's also the case that I'm not as widely travelled, or as well-educated in history, as most of the other novelists I meet: so I have to write about my own country, at the present time, because it's more or less all I know about! Jonathan Coe
[ Also Because Case Country History Know Less Meet More Most Novelists Other Own Present Think Time Travelled Well-Educated Widely Write]
Find something that you're really interested in doing in your life. Pursue it, set goals, and commit yourself to excellence. Do the best you can. Chris Evert
[ Best Commit Doing Excellence Find Goals Interested Life Pursue Really Set Something Your Yourself]
It was generally believed that Catholics were not interested in arts and science graduate schools. They weren't going to be intellectuals. And so I put the theses to the test. And they all collapsed. Andrew Greeley
[ Arts Believed Catholics Collapsed Generally Going Graduate Intellectuals Interested Put Schools Science Test Theses Were Weren]
This melancholy London - I sometimes imagine that the souls of the lost are compelled to walk through its streets perpetually. One feels them passing like a whiff of air. William Butler Yeats
[ Air Compelled Feels Imagine London Lost Melancholy Passing Perpetually Sometimes Souls Streets Them Through Walk]
The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual - when it begins to ignore the passions, the emotions - it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance. Isaac Bashevis Singer
[ Actually Becomes Begins Between Death Emotion Emotions Essence Ignore Intellect Intellectual Life Literature Passions Silly Sterile Substance Too Very War Without]
Only through the conscious action of the working masses in city and country can it be brought to life, only through the people's highest intellectual maturity and inexhaustible idealism can it be brought safely through all storms and find its way to port. Rosa Luxemburg
[ Action Brought City Conscious Country Find Highest Idealism Inexhaustible Intellectual Life Masses Maturity Only Port Safely Storms Through Way Working]
Shelley is truth itself and honour itself notwithstanding his out-of-the-way notions about religion. George Byron
[ His Honour Itself Notions Notwithstanding Religion Shelley Truth]
But friends invited me to a private screening of Emmanuelle and said I'd learn a few things. But I know all the swear words. I just don't use them. So I declined. Irene Dunne
[ Declined Few Friends Invited Just Know Learn Private Said Screening Swear Them Things Use Words]
The son has always felt like he was a footnote in one of the stories the father tells. The father is an amazing storyteller and one of the tales that he tells is how he met his wife. Danny DeVito
[ Always Amazing Father Felt Footnote His How Met Son Stories Storyteller Tales Tells Wife]
If you want people to listen, you have to have a platform to speak from, and that is excellence in what you do. William Pollard
[ Excellence Listen Platform Speak Want]
I grew up in a place where everybody was a storyteller, but nobody wrote. It was that kind of Celtic, storytelling tradition: everybody would have a story at the pub or at parties, even at the clubs and raves. Irvine Welsh
[ Celtic Clubs Even Everybody Grew Kind Nobody Parties Place Pub Raves Story Storyteller Storytelling Tradition Up Where Would Wrote]
As a preacher of the Gospel, our late venerable Bishop must have been heard, to form an adequate conception of his superior excellence and commanding eloquence. John Strachan
[ Adequate Been Bishop Commanding Conception Eloquence Excellence Form Gospel Heard His Late Must Our Preacher Superior Venerable]
I would say that, intellectually, Catholicism had no more impact on me than did social theory. Paul Farmer
[ Catholicism Did Had Impact Intellectually More Say Social Than Theory Would]
I think I'm a born storyteller. Inspiration is all around me. I can read a newspaper article and come up with an idea for a book. Jackie Collins
[ Around Article Book Born Come Idea Inspiration Newspaper Read Storyteller Think Up]
The freedom of thought is a sacred right of every individual man, and diversity will continue to increase with the progress, refinement, and differentiation of the human intellect. Felix Adler
[ Continue Differentiation Diversity Every Freedom Human Increase Individual Intellect Man Progress Refinement Right Sacred Thought Will]
The true grandeur of humanity is in moral elevation, sustained, enlightened and decorated by the intellect of man. Charles Sumner
[ Decorated Elevation Enlightened Grandeur Humanity Intellect Man Moral Sustained True]
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence. Confucius Motivational
[ Desire Door Excellence Full Keys Personal Potential Reach Succeed These Unlock Urge Will Win Your]
That children shall be compelled to receive religious instruction which is in antagonism to the wishes of their parents, is what no man with say sense of justice would suggest. Charles Tupper
[ Antagonism Children Compelled Instruction Justice Man Parents Receive Religious Say Sense Shall Suggest Their Which Wishes Would]
When you poll all of the economists, uh, across America that I think are intellectually honest they would all, or maybe not all, but 95% of them 96% of them would say you know we really have got a powerful economy. Donald Evans
[ Across America Economists Economy Got Honest Intellectually Know Maybe Poll Powerful Really Say Them Think Uh Would]
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it. William Makepeace Thackeray
[ Appreciation Excellence Next]
Through shallow intellect, the mind becomes shallow, and one eats the fly, along with the sweets. Guru Nanak
[ Along Becomes Eats Fly Intellect Mind Shallow Sweets Through]
What we call National-Socialism is the poisonous perversion of ideas which have a long history in German intellectual life. Thomas Mann
[ Call German History Ideas Intellectual Life Long Perversion Poisonous Which]
I haven't travelled that much before so this is the first time I get to see the big cities of Europe. I've never even been to US. Ville Valo
[ Been Before Big Cities Europe Even First Get Haven Much Never See Time Travelled Us]
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion. Francis Bacon
[ Beauty Excellent Hath Proportion Some Strangeness]
Chess is intellectual gymnastics. Wilhelm Steinitz
[ Chess Gymnastics Intellectual]
We shall suffer no attachment to literature, no taste for abstract discussion, no love of purely intellectual theories, to seduce us from our devotion to the cause of the oppressed, the down trodden, the insulted and injured masses of our fellow men. George Ripley
[ Abstract Attachment Cause Devotion Discussion Down Fellow Injured Insulted Intellectual Literature Love Masses Men Oppressed Our Purely Seduce Shall Suffer Taste Theories Trodden Us]
Being closer to the genesis of this whole period, it captured the importance of the concept of making contact and accurately depicted the paranoia of the time. It's an excellent film. Dwight Schultz
[ Accurately Being Captured Closer Concept Contact Depicted Excellent Film Genesis Importance Making Paranoia Period Time Whole]
On a level plain, simple mounds look like hills; and the insipid flatness of our present bourgeoisie is to be measured by the altitude of its great intellects. Karl Marx
[ Altitude Bourgeoisie Great Hills Insipid Intellects Level Look Measured Our Plain Present Simple]
What we now call "finance" is, I hold, an intellectual perversion of what began as warm human love. Robert Graves
[ Began Call Finance Hold Human Intellectual Love Now Perversion Warm]
The universe is built on a plan the profound symmetry of which is somehow present in the inner structure of our intellect. Paul Valery
[ Built Inner Intellect Our Plan Present Profound Somehow Structure Symmetry Universe Which]
In 1995, I founded The Molecular Sciences Institute with a gift from the Philip Morris Company where I hoped that we could create an environment where young people could pursue science in an atmosphere of harmonious purpose and high intellectual challenge. Sydney Brenner
[ Atmosphere Challenge Company Could Create Environment Founded Gift Harmonious High Hoped Institute Intellectual Molecular Morris Philip Purpose Pursue Science Sciences Where Young]
When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped outside and felt the wind and rain in my face, I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took my time and trusted myself. Tom Kite
[ Chance Excellent Face Felt Had Just Knew Morning Myself Open Outside Rain Stepped Sunday Time Took Trusted Up Win Wind Woke]
I don't view myself as a political leftie. I view myself as a storyteller who is fair to both sides. Tim Robbins
[ Both Fair Myself Political Sides Storyteller View]
After I set out to refute Christianity intellectually and couldn't, I came to the conclusion the Bible was true and Jesus Christ was God's Son. Josh McDowell
[ After Bible Came Christ Christianity Conclusion God Intellectually Jesus Out Refute Set Son True]
The whole celebrity culture thing - I'm fascinated by, and repelled by, and yet I end up knowing about it. Anderson Cooper
[ Celebrity Culture End Fascinated Knowing Repelled Thing Up Whole Yet]
To an intellectual who is adrift in politics, a theory is an aim; to a true politician his theory is a boundary. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Adrift Aim Boundary His Intellectual Politician Politics Theory True]
What is lost in the good or excellent translation is precisely the best. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Best Excellent Good Lost Precisely Translation]
Pol Pot - he rounded up anybody he thought was intellectual and had them executed. And how he told someone was intellectual or not was whether they wore glasses. If they're that clever, take them off when they see him coming! Ricky Gervais
[ Anybody Clever Coming Executed Glasses Had Him How Intellectual Off Pol Pot Rounded See Someone Take Them Thought Told Up Whether Wore]
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention. Simone Weil
[ Attention Humility Intellectual Less More Nor Nothing Order Power Than Virtue]
I did not want to put myself on the line, as an Australian playing Britain's greatest comic actor. The fans of Sellers are obsessive, possessive - and aggressive. I did not want to risk their anger - or my own reputation. Geoffrey Rush
[ Actor Aggressive Anger Australian Britain Comic Did Fans Greatest Line Myself Obsessive Own Playing Possessive Put Reputation Risk Sellers Their Want]
The good man is he who rules himself as he does his own property: his autonomous being is modelled on material power. Theodor Adorno
[ Autonomous Being Does Good Himself His Man Material Modelled Own Power Property Rules]
We often choose a friend as we do a mistress - for no particular excellence in themselves, but merely from some circumstance that flatters our self-love. William Hazlitt
[ Choose Circumstance Excellence Flatters Friend Merely Mistress Often Our Particular Self-Love Some Themselves]
An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Intellectual Knows Man More Necessary Takes Tell Than Words]
It's been mentioned or suggested that Paradise will not be well studied, because it's about this unimportant intellectual topic, which is religion. Toni Morrison
[ Because Been Intellectual Mentioned Paradise Religion Studied Suggested Topic Unimportant Well Which Will]
He was a sociologist; he had got into an intellectual muddle early on in life and never managed to get out. Iris Murdoch
[ Early Get Got Had Intellectual Into Life Managed Muddle Never Out Sociologist]
A good storyteller is a person with a good memory and hopes other people haven't. Irvin S. Cobb
[ Good Haven Hopes Memory Other Person Storyteller]
I wish to note that intellectual property theft by a government represents the very essence of organized crime. Howard Berman
[ Crime Essence Government Intellectual Note Organized Property Represents Theft Very Wish]
Nothing is so envied as genius, nothing so hopeless of attainment by labor alone. Though labor always accompanies the greatest genius, without the intellectual gift labor alone will do little. B. R. Hayden
[ Accompanies Alone Always Attainment Envied Genius Gift Greatest Hopeless Intellectual Labor Little Nothing Though Will Without]
I think DOOM had just the right mix of elements that keep people coming back to it: great monsters, excellent weapons with great balance, a spooky environment and extreme speed. John Romero
[ Back Balance Coming Doom Elements Environment Excellent Extreme Great Had Just Keep Mix Monsters Right Speed Spooky Think Weapons]
I commissioned this artist to make these silver tomahawks by hand. Larry Sellers, who plays Cloud Dancing on the show, blessed and cleansed them and all. Joe Lando
[ Artist Blessed Cleansed Cloud Commissioned Dancing Hand Larry Make Plays Sellers Show Silver Them These]
I'm not a natural leader. I'm too intellectual; I'm too abstract; I think too much. Newt Gingrich
[ Abstract Intellectual Leader Much Natural Think Too]
I studied economics and made it my career for two reasons. The subject was and is intellectually fascinating and challenging, particularly to someone with taste and talent for theoretical reasoning and quantitative analysis. James Tobin
[ Analysis Career Challenging Economics Fascinating Intellectually Made Particularly Quantitative Reasoning Reasons Someone Studied Subject Talent Taste Theoretical Two]
Feminism is a political mistake. Feminism is a mistake made by women's intellect, a mistake which her instinct will recognize. Valentine de Saint-Point
[ Feminism Her Instinct Intellect Made Mistake Political Recognize Which Will Women]
A best-seller was a book which somehow sold well because it was selling well. Daniel J. Boorstin
[ Because Best-Seller Book Selling Sold Somehow Well Which]
A best-seller is the gilded tomb of a mediocre talent. Logan P. Smith
[ Best-Seller Gilded Mediocre Talent Tomb]
People tend not to use this word beauty because it's not intellectual - but there has to be an overlap between beauty and intellect. Tadao Ando
[ Beauty Because Between Intellect Intellectual Overlap Tend Use Word]
Will minus intellect constitutes vulgarity. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Constitutes Intellect Minus Vulgarity Will]
There is no excellence without labor. One cannot dream oneself into either usefulness or happiness. Liberty Hyde Bailey
[ Cannot Dream Either Excellence Happiness Into Labor Oneself Usefulness Without]
I was trained in the '50s as a New Critic. I remember what literature was like before the New Critics, when people stood up and talked about Shelley's soul and such things. Clifford Geertz
[ Before Critic Critics Literature New Remember Shelley Soul Stood Such Talked Things Trained Up]
Thought is a key to all treasures; the miser's gains are ours without his cares. Thus I have soared above this world, where my enjoyment have been intellectual joys. Honore de Balzac
[ Above Been Cares Enjoyment Gains His Intellectual Joys Key Miser Ours Soared Thought Thus Treasures Where Without World]
Sam Walton was a master storyteller who used illustrative stories to reinforce his cultural standards. Michael Bergdahl
[ Cultural His Illustrative Master Reinforce Sam Standards Stories Storyteller Used Walton]
This film business, perhaps more so in America than in Europe, has always been about young sexuality. It's not true of theatre, but in America, film audiences are young. It's not an intellectual cinema in America. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Always America Audiences Been Business Cinema Europe Film Intellectual More Perhaps Sexuality Than Theatre True Young]
Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Between Different Dwellers Each Feelings Habits Ignorant Inhabitants Intercourse Nations Other Planets Poor Rich Sympathy Thoughts Two Were Whom Zones]
I have three brothers and they're all into computers. They're all intellects. My mother would pay me a quarter a page to read a book and I couldn't make 50 cents. I just couldn't do it. Josh Holloway
[ Book Brothers Cents Computers Intellects Into Just Make Mother Page Pay Quarter Read Three Would]
I'm not a best-seller, but through translations, I've accumulated some money. Manuel Puig
[ Accumulated Best-Seller Money Some Through Translations]
Conservatism has had from its inception vigorously positive, intellectually rigorous agenda and thinking. That agenda should have in my three pillars: strengthen the economy, strengthen our security, and strengthen our families. Mitt Romney
[ Agenda Conservatism Economy Families Had Inception Intellectually Our Pillars Positive Rigorous Security Should Strengthen Thinking Three Vigorously]
Peter Sellers constantly reinvented himself. Merrie Spaeth
[ Constantly Himself Peter Reinvented Sellers]
And Fall, with her yeller harvest moon and the hills growin' brown and golden under a sinkin' sun. Roy Bean
[ Brown Fall Golden Harvest Her Hills Moon Sun Under]
Flippancy, the most hopeless form of intellectual vice. George Gissing
[ Form Hopeless Intellectual Most Vice]
Our educational system is appallingly poor right now. Yet, somehow we're turning out some of the most intellectual and powerful sophisticated minds in the world. I think that's because we still have the opportunity here. Malcolm Wallop
[ Because Educational Here Intellectual Minds Most Now Opportunity Our Out Poor Powerful Right Some Somehow Sophisticated Still System Think Turning World Yet]
The questions of philosophy proper are human desires and fears and aspirations - human emotions - taking an intellectual form. Chauncey Wright
[ Aspirations Desires Emotions Fears Form Human Intellectual Philosophy Proper Questions Taking]
Man is not logical and his intellectual history is a record of mental reserves and compromises. He hangs on to what he can in his old beliefs even when he is compelled to surrender their logical basis. John Dewey
[ Basis Beliefs Compelled Compromises Even Hangs His History Intellectual Logical Man Mental Old Record Reserves Surrender Their]
I've never been an intellectual but I have this look. Woody Allen
[ Been Intellectual Look Never]
It's just someone has labelled us as having a different label to do what you do. I find that labels are the worst thing in the world for artistic expression. Ornette Coleman
[ Artistic Different Expression Find Having Just Label Labelled Labels Someone Thing Us World Worst]
Everywhere I go, I'm asked if I think the universities stifle writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher. Flannery O'Connor
[ Asked Been Best Could Enough Everywhere Go Good Many Opinion Prevented Seller Stifle Teacher Them Think Universities Writers]
Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity. John F. Kennedy Fitness
[ Activity Basis Body Creative Dynamic Fitness Healthy Important Intellectual Keys Most Only Physical]
Luck is of little moment to the great general, for it is under the control of his intellect and his judgment. Titus Livius
[ Control General Great His Intellect Judgment Little Luck Moment Under]
An intellectual snob is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture and not think of The Lone Ranger. Dan Rather
[ Intellectual Listen Lone Overture Ranger Snob Someone Tell Think William]
What house, bloated with luxury, ever became prosperous without a woman's excellence? Sophocles
[ Became Bloated Ever Excellence House Luxury Prosperous Without Woman]
My philosophy all my life has been the pursuit of excellence. John Kluge
[ Been Excellence Life Philosophy Pursuit]
The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life. John W. Gardner
[ Amiable Every Excellence Free Goal Highest Idea Implies Life Man Mediocrity Nation Phase Set Standards Stands Striving Survive Themselves Which Will]
Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude. Ralph Marston Experience
[ Attitude Excellence Skill]
I have never met anyone who did not support our troops. Sometimes, however, we hear accusations that someone or some group does not support the men and women serving in our Armed Forces. But this is pure demagoguery, and it is intellectually dishonest. Ron Paul
[ Accusations Anyone Armed Demagoguery Did Dishonest Does Forces Group Hear However Intellectually Men Met Never Our Pure Serving Some Someone Sometimes Support Troops Women]
The necessity to constantly turn in an excellent performance, to be absolutely wedded to this dedication and this ideal means that as a child you're going to pay for it personally. Twyla Tharp
[ Absolutely Child Constantly Dedication Excellent Going Ideal Means Necessity Pay Performance Personally Turn Wedded]
Just as characteristic, perhaps, is the intellectual interdependence created through the development of the modern media of communication: post, telegraph, telephone, and popular press. Christian Lous Lange
[ Characteristic Communication Created Development Intellectual Interdependence Just Media Modern Perhaps Popular Post Press Telegraph Telephone Through]
Establishing an equilibrium between the Islam of truth and Islam as an identity is one of the most difficult tasks of religious intellectuals. Abdolkarim Soroush
[ Between Difficult Equilibrium Establishing Identity Intellectuals Islam Most Religious Tasks Truth]
I think that one possible definition of our modern culture is that it is one in which nine-tenths of our intellectuals can't read any poetry. Randall Jarrell
[ Any Culture Definition Intellectuals Modern Nine-Tenths Our Poetry Possible Read Think Which]
Each honest calling, each walk of life, has its own elite, its own aristocracy based on excellence of performance. James Bryant Conant
[ Aristocracy Based Calling Each Elite Excellence Honest Life Own Performance Walk]
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man. Satchel Paige
[ Blame Characteristics Cheered Excellent Grieved Know Man Own Powers Praise Thoroughly Virtues]
It is the growth of advertising in this country which, more than any single element, has brought the American magazine to its present enviable position in points of literary, illustrative and mechanical excellence. Edward Bok
[ Advertising American Any Brought Country Element Enviable Excellence Growth Illustrative Literary Magazine Mechanical More Points Position Present Single Than Which]
No student ever attains very eminent success by simply doing what is required of him: it is the amount and excellence of what is over and above the required, that determines the greatness of ultimate distinction. Charles Kendall Adams
[ Above Amount Attains Determines Distinction Doing Eminent Ever Excellence Greatness Him Over Required Simply Student Success Ultimate Very]
Robert Walker as Bruno was excellent. He had elegance and humor, and the proper fondness for his mother. Patricia Highsmith
[ Bruno Elegance Excellent Fondness Had His Humor Mother Proper Robert Walker]
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions. Plutarch
[ Excel Excellent Extent Knowledge Possessions Power Rather Than Would]
I think I understand what military fame is; to be killed on the field of battle and have your name misspelled in the newspapers. William Tecumseh Sherman
[ Battle Fame Field Killed Military Misspelled Name Newspapers Think Understand Your]
This ceremony and the intellectual aura associated with the Nobel Prizes have grown from the wisdom of a practical chemist who wrote a remarkable will. Stanford Moore
[ Associated Aura Ceremony Chemist Grown Intellectual Nobel Practical Prizes Remarkable Will Wisdom Wrote]
I'm not so interested any more in how a great deal of science fiction goes. It goes into things like Star Wars and Star Trek which all go excellent in their own way. Robert Sheckley
[ Any Deal Excellent Fiction Go Goes Great How Interested Into More Own Science Star Their Things Trek Wars Way Which]
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you. Theodor Adorno
[ Advice Intellectuals No-One Represent]
Can anything be stupider than that a man has the right to kill me because he lives on the other side of a river and his ruler has a quarrel with mine, though I have not quarrelled with him? Blaise Pascal Patriotism
[ Anything Because Him His Kill Lives Man Mine Other Quarrel Right River Ruler Side Stupider Than Though]
I believe I went through a divorce. My relationship with Ellen is no less significant as a marriage than my relationship to Coley. Anne Heche
[ Believe Divorce Ellen Less Marriage Relationship Significant Than Through Went]
But I made no efforts to organize my supporters to hold on to the apparatus. Consequently I was soon expelled and my followers, who did not change coats overnight, quietly left or were expelled from the party. Earl Browder
[ Apparatus Change Coats Consequently Did Efforts Expelled Followers Hold Left Made Organize Overnight Party Quietly Soon Supporters Were]
There's always something suspect about an intellectual on the winning side. Vaclav Havel
[ Always Intellectual Side Something Suspect Winning]
We don't have sources who are dissidents on other sources. Should they come forward, that would be a tricky situation for us. But we're presumably acting in such a way that people feel morally compelled to continue our mission, not to screw it up. Julian Assange
[ Acting Come Compelled Continue Dissidents Feel Forward Mission Morally Other Our Presumably Screw Should Situation Sources Such Tricky Up Us Way Would]
She is elegant rather than belle. Wilfred Owen
[ Belle Elegant Rather She Than]
Intellectual despair results in neither weakness nor dreams, but in violence. It is only a matter of knowing how to give vent to one's rage; whether one only wants to wander like madmen around prisons, or whether one wants to overturn them. Georges Bataille
[ Around Despair Dreams Give How Intellectual Knowing Madmen Matter Neither Nor Only Overturn Prisons Rage Results Them Vent Violence Wander Wants Weakness Whether]
I was not naturally intellectual, but somebody whose interest had to be whetted, still the case sadly. Jeremy Irons
[ Case Had Intellectual Interest Naturally Sadly Somebody Still Whose]
Although all the good arts serve to draw man's mind away from vices and lead it toward better things, this function can be more fully performed by this art, which also provides extraordinary intellectual pleasure. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Also Although Art Arts Away Better Draw Extraordinary Fully Function Good Intellectual Lead Man Mind More Performed Pleasure Provides Serve Things Toward Vices Which]
Like many intellectuals, he was incapable of saying a simple thing in a simple way. Marcel Proust
[ Incapable Intellectuals Many Saying Simple Thing Way]
The concept of neutrality can lead to a brooding and pervasive devotion to the secular and a passive, or even active, hostility to the religious. Such results are not only not compelled by the Constitution, but, it seems to me, are prohibited by it. Arthur J. Goldberg
[ Active Brooding Compelled Concept Constitution Devotion Even Hostility Lead Neutrality Only Passive Pervasive Prohibited Religious Results Secular Seems Such]
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world. George Eliot
[ Encourages Excellence Generally Life Shows Spiritual Wealth World]
Since fantasy isn't about technology, the accelleration has no impact at all. But it's changed the lives of fantasy writers and editors. I get to live in England and work for a New York publisher! Terri Windling
[ Changed Editors England Fantasy Get Impact Live Lives New Publisher Since Technology Work Writers York]
My father also happened to be an intellectual, as learned, literate, informed, and curious as anyone I have known. Unobtrusively and casually, he was my wise and gentle teacher. James Tobin
[ Also Anyone Casually Curious Father Gentle Happened Informed Intellectual Known Learned Literate Teacher Wise]
When superstition is allowed to perform the task of old age in dulling the human temperament, we can say goodbye to all excellence in poetry, in painting, and in music. Denis Diderot
[ Age Allowed Dulling Excellence Goodbye Human Music Old Painting Perform Poetry Say Superstition Task Temperament]
Each time, storytellers clothed the naked body of the myth in their own traditions, so that listeners could relate more easily to its deeper meaning. Joan D. Vinge
[ Body Clothed Could Deeper Each Easily Listeners Meaning More Myth Naked Own Relate Storytellers Their Time Traditions]
As far as intellectual training was concerned, my nine years from seven to sixteen were practically wasted. Mary A. Ward
[ Concerned Far Intellectual Nine Practically Seven Sixteen Training Wasted Were Years]
What we do is look for high standards of excellence in the arts. Jane Alexander
[ Arts Excellence High Look Standards]
He never yelled or screamed so I felt very at home and comfortable. Margaret O'Brien
[ Comfortable Felt Home Never Screamed Very Yelled]
There is nothing wrong with intellectual differences flowing from freedom of thought as long as such differences remain confined to intellectual debates. Pervez Musharraf
[ Confined Debates Differences Flowing Freedom Intellectual Long Nothing Remain Such Thought Wrong]
We've no use for intellectuals in this outfit. What we need is chimpanzees. Let me give you a word of advice: never say a word to us about being intelligent. We will think for you, my friend. Don't forget it. Louis-Ferdinand Celine
[ Advice Being Forget Friend Give Intellectuals Intelligent Need Never Outfit Say Think Us Use Will Word]
Now they're attracted to one another, but repelled by their ethnic origins, so that there was something to overcome. They had to overcome their own prejudices, which had been imposed by the culture - their own shame at being Mexican and Italian. Robert Towne
[ Another Attracted Been Being Culture Ethnic Had Imposed Italian Mexican Now Origins Overcome Own Prejudices Repelled Shame Something Their Which]
Suppose you were working at your job one day, and you made a little mistake. Then all of a sudden a red light went on over your desk, and fifteen thousand people stood up and yelled at you that you sucked? Jacques Plante
[ Day Desk Fifteen Job Light Little Made Mistake Over Red Stood Sucked Sudden Suppose Then Thousand Up Went Were Working Yelled Your]
The first time I read an excellent work, it is to me just as if I gained a new friend; and when I read over a book I have perused before, it resembles the meeting of an old one. George Gissing
[ Before Book Excellent First Friend Gained Just Meeting New Old Over Read Resembles Time Work]
Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization. G. M. Trevelyan
[ Blood Civilization Curiosity Disinterested Intellectual Life Real]
The way Japan had tried to build up a modern state modelled on the West was cataclysmic. Kenzaburo Oe
[ Build Cataclysmic Had Japan Modelled Modern State Tried Up Way West]
And then it got even worse, I mean, a few people fell by the wayside within hours. Nick Lowe was in it for about 5 hours I think, he was expelled for going to bed. Dave Edmunds
[ Bed Even Expelled Fell Few Going Got Hours Lowe Mean Nick Then Think Wayside Within Worse]
I had travelled pretty widely around the world even before then, so I knew where to go to film wildlife. Jim Fowler
[ Around Before Even Film Go Had Knew Pretty Then Travelled Where Widely Wildlife World]
That which has not a real excellency and value in it self, entertains no longer than the giddy Humour which recommended it to us holds. Mary Astell
[ Excellency Holds Humour Longer Real Recommended Self Than Us Value Which]
Intellect distinguishes between the possible and the impossible; reason distinguishes between the sensible and the senseless. Even the possible can be senseless. Max Born
[ Between Distinguishes Even Impossible Intellect Possible Reason Senseless Sensible]
Father was the eldest son and the heir apparent, and he set the standard for being a Rockefeller very high, so every achievement was taken for granted and perfection was the norm. David Rockefeller
[ Achievement Apparent Being Eldest Every Father Granted Heir High Norm Perfection Rockefeller Set Son Standard Taken Very]
Of course, Hollywood is still making some excellent pictures which reflect the great artistry that made Hollywood famous throughout the world, but these films are exceptions, judging from box office returns and press reviews. Pola Negri
[ Artistry Box Course Excellent Exceptions Famous Films Great Hollywood Judging Made Making Office Pictures Press Reflect Returns Reviews Some Still These Throughout Which World]
When I was with Ellen, I was telling people, If you come out, it's gonna be better for you. But I honestly don't know that. Anne Heche
[ Better Come Ellen Gonna Honestly Know Out Telling]
Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Character Excellence Manners Simplicity Style Supreme Things]
What passes for optimism is most often the effect of an intellectual error. Raymond Aron
[ Effect Error Intellectual Most Often Optimism Passes]
Judgment is more than skill. It sets forth on intellectual seas beyond the shores of hard indisputable factual information. Kingman Brewster, Jr.
[ Beyond Factual Forth Hard Indisputable Information Intellectual Judgment More Seas Sets Shores Skill Than]
I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them. Clara Barton
[ Compelled Danger Face Fear Feed Fight May Never Nurse Our Soldiers Stand Them While]
What I am is a thinking, feeling human being compelled by history. Avery Brooks
[ Am Being Compelled Feeling History Human Thinking]
Ward Churchill might be more valuable to the opponents of the academic left employed than unemployed. Above all, he can serve as a living window into the intellectual, moral, and political bankruptcy of the left. Mort Kondracke
[ Above Academic Bankruptcy Churchill Employed Intellectual Into Left Living Might Moral More Opponents Political Serve Than Unemployed Valuable Ward Window]
The higher the voice the smaller the intellect. Ernest Newman Intelligence
[ Higher Intellect Smaller Voice]
I read in the newspapers they are going to have 30 minutes of intellectual stuff on television every Monday from 7:30 to 8. to educate America. They couldn't educate America if they started at 6:30. Groucho Marx
[ America Educate Every Going Intellectual Minutes Monday Newspapers Read Started Stuff Television]
I am an English major in school with an emphasis in creative writing. I think hearing Maya Angelou speak at school last year was one of the best moments Stanford, at least, intellectually, had to offer. Fred Savage
[ Am Angelou Best Creative Emphasis English Had Hearing Intellectually Last Least Major Maya Moments Offer School Speak Stanford Think Writing Year]
Blind commitment to a theory is not an intellectual virtue: it is an intellectual crime. Imre Lakatos
[ Blind Commitment Crime Intellectual Theory Virtue]
John D. Rockefeller wanted to dominate oil, but Microsoft wants it all, you name it: cable, media, banking, car dealerships. Ralph Nader
[ Banking Cable Car Dominate John Media Microsoft Name Oil Rockefeller Wanted Wants]
Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort. Paul J. Meyer
[ Accident Always Commitment Effort Excellence Focused Intelligent Never Planning Productivity Result]
We avenge intellect when we dupe a fool, and it is a victory not to be despised for a fool is covered with steel and it is often very hard to find his vulnerable part. Giacomo Casanova
[ Avenge Covered Despised Dupe Find Fool Hard His Intellect Often Part Steel Very Victory Vulnerable]
Even at the United Nations, where legend has it that the building was designed so that there could be no corner offices, the expanse of glass in individual offices is said to be a dead giveaway as to rank. Five windows are excellent, one window not so great. Enid Nemy Architecture
[ Building Corner Could Dead Designed Even Excellent Expanse Five Glass Great Individual Legend Nations Offices Rank Said United Where Window Windows]
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather than a baker, when he is no longer compelled, as among the Egyptians, to succeed to his father's craft. Honore de Balzac
[ Among Baker Become Compelled Craft Curious Egyptians Father His Know Leads Longer Man Rather Succeed Than Would]
Genius is the very eye of intellect and the wing of thought; it is always in advance of its time, and is the pioneer for the generation which it precedes. William Gilmore Simms
[ Advance Always Eye Generation Genius Intellect Pioneer Precedes Thought Time Very Which Wing]
You can never fully put your finger on the reason why you're suddenly, inexplicably compelled to explore one life as opposed to another. Daniel Day-Lewis
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My own work in spin glass and its consequences has formed some of the intellectual basis for these interests. Philip Warren Anderson
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All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called "Facts". They are the brute beasts of the intellectual domain. Thomas Hobbes
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Walking is the natural recreation for a man who desires not absolutely to suppress his intellect but to turn it out to play for a season. All great men of letters have therefore been enthusiastic walkers. Leslie Stephen
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A 'For Sale' sign in your yard during the holidays is like a 'kick me' sign. You are telling buyers you are a distressed seller. Ray Brown
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Socialism in general has a record of failure so blatant that only an intellectual could ignore or evade it. Thomas Sowell
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The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort. Chanakya
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Expelled from individual consciousness by the rush of change, history finds its revenge by stamping the collective unconsciousness with habits and values. Arthur M. Schlesinger
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A truly elegant taste is generally accompanied with excellency of heart. Henry Fielding
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To play a role where you get to reveal intellectual change is wonderful. Richard O'Brien
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People are very interested in politics, they just don't like it labelled politics. Douglas Hurd
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Kylie and I were both taking piano lessons at the time and didn't think of acting. A friend rang mum up and said, 'How about bringing Kylie and Danielle in because they might be right for the part?' Dannii Minogue
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The essayist has to follow a certain intellectual pattern. The novelist has the advantage of using fantasy, of being subjective. Manuel Puig
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The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate. John Keats
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I wanted to hold onto and exploit the power of narrative. This is not only a book about a great storyteller, but there have to be stories about the storyteller. Stephen Greenblatt
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Intellectuals are people who believe that ideas are of more importance than values. That is to say, their own ideas and other people's values. Gerald Brenan
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My deepest impulses are optimistic, an attitude that seems to me as spiritually necessary and proper as it is intellectually suspect. Ellen Willis
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Steve Martin is one of the most intelligent, well-read human beings that I've ever come across. He is equally as funny off screen as he is on. But he also has a very intellectual side, and he's a really nice human being. We actually become good friends. Anthony LaPaglia
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Children are excellent observers, and will often perceive your slightest defects. In general, those who govern children, forgive nothing in them, but everything in themselves. Francois Fenelon
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I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use. Galileo Galilei Religion
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Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you. Ernest Hemingway
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We were playing, not for the drunks, but for the musicians, because it was more intellectually challenging. We needed somewhere to put our energy to show that we were growing, and as we started to achieve this, people came to hear us musically. Ronnie Hawkins
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A good traveller is one who does not know where he is going to, and a perfect traveller does not know where he came from. Lin Yutang
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We started this mostly from an intellectual place. Melinda Gates
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We're thrilled to expand our relationship, knowing that with the great team at the Music Group, Word, and Warner Bros., and with their proven record of excellence, we're looking ahead to an even brighter future for Curb. Mike Curb
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We are living in the machine age. For the first time in history the comedian has been compelled to supply himself with jokes and comedy material to compete with the machine. Whether he knows it or not, the comedian is on a treadmill to oblivion. Fred Allen
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My mother, who was professional schoolteacher, was particularly concerned about our formal education and even went so far as to start a private school together with some other parents so that our intellectual needs would be met. Robert B. Laughlin
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We all agree that pessimism is a mark of superior intellect. John Kenneth Galbraith
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Geraldo has been in Lebanon. He has done some excellent reporting out of there, and of course, we now know by virtue of the president's speech on Tuesday night that the terrorist organizations that operate in that area are now on the list. Brit Hume
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A human being has been given an intellect to make choices, and we know there are other food sources that do not require the killing of a creature that would protest being killed. Mary Tyler Moore
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