Quotations that match 'general'.

As soon as there is language, generality has entered the scen. Jacques Derrida
[ Entered Generality Language Soon]
I find that here in the States, audiences are generally less knowledgeable, from the cognitive point of view, though they are emotionally more receptive. Archie Shepp
[ Audiences Cognitive Emotionally Find Generally Here Knowledgeable Less More Point Receptive States Though View]
He was a fantastic player, but the thing that impressed me most about Paul was his manner off the pitch. He was always very humble about his achievements and had a lot of time for the paying public and people in general. Kenny Cunningham
[ Achievements Always Fantastic General Had His Humble Impressed Lot Manner Most Off Paul Paying Pitch Player Public Thing Time Very]
For some reason, I grew up generally believing that Japan and Korea were quite friendly. I do know that there is some bad history and the extremists on both sides are unreasonable. Joichi Ito
[ Bad Believing Both Extremists Friendly Generally Grew History Japan Know Korea Quite Reason Sides Some Unreasonable Up Were]
I am not a specialist but a general practitioner in the world of the arts. Theodore Bikel
[ Am Arts General Practitioner Specialist World]
I might say that when the settlement was made the Nixon administration issued what they called a second inflation alert in which the General Motors settlement was branded as being inflationary and bad for the country. Leonard Woodcock
[ Administration Alert Bad Being Branded Called Country General Inflation Inflationary Issued Made Might Motors Nixon Say Second Settlement Which]
The style of the Bible in general is singularly adapted to men of every class and grade of culture, affording the child the simple nourishment for its religious wants, and the profoundest thinker inexhaustible matter of study. Philip Schaff
[ Adapted Affording Bible Child Class Culture Every General Grade Inexhaustible Matter Men Nourishment Profoundest Religious Simple Singularly Study Style Thinker Wants]
I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual and restless desire of power after power, that ceaseth only in death. Thomas Hobbes
[ After Death Desire General Inclination Mankind Only Perpetual Power Put Restless]
For long, history was mainly political history, and historical narrative was confined to an account of the most important crises in political life, or to an account of wars and great generals. Michael I. Rostovtzeff
[ Account Confined Crises Generals Great Historical History Important Life Long Mainly Most Narrative Political Wars]
In general, I enjoy athletes who have a strong character who let their abilities speak for themselves. Eric Heiden
[ Abilities Athletes Character Enjoy General Speak Strong Their Themselves]
In general President Obama's policies have been very, very skewed and very, very extreme. Like on healthcare for example, I don't think that trying to ram healthcare through was a smart idea politically, because he wasted a lot of capital and now he doesn't have any of that same capital with even his own party that he used to have. Jonathan Krohn
[ Any Because Been Capital Even Example Extreme General Healthcare His Idea Lot Now Obama Obama Own Party Policies Politically President Ram Same Skewed Smart Think Through Trying Used Very Wasted]
The subject of my work has a lot to do with general, artistic matters, questions like: What is creativity? Where do we come from? What are our motors? What is coincidence? What is logic? Alva Noto
[ Artistic Coincidence Come Creativity General Logic Lot Matters Motors Our Questions Subject Where Work]
I've been going to shopping malls since I was on General Hospital. Richard Simmons
[ Been General Going Hospital Malls Shopping Since]
The general public has long been divided into two parts those who think science can do anything, and those who are afraid it will. Dixie Lee Ray
[ Afraid Anything Been Divided General Into Long Parts Public Science Think Those Two Will]
With my luck, if I ever invested in General Motors, they'd bust it to Corporal! Robert Orben
[ Bust Corporal Ever General Invested Luck Motors]
Though every legal task demands this skill, it is especially important in the effort to frame public policy in a way that is properly responsive to human needs and predicaments. The question is always: How will the general rule work in practice? Elliot Richardson
[ Always Demands Effort Especially Every Frame General How Human Important Legal Needs Policy Practice Properly Public Question Responsive Rule Skill Task Though Way Will Work]
Pleasure is a necessary reciprocal. No one feels, who does not at the same time give it. To be pleased, one must please. What pleases you in others, will in general please them in you. Lord Chesterfield
[ Does Feels General Give Must Necessary Others Please Pleased Pleases Pleasure Reciprocal Same Them Time Will]
Since the generality of persons act from impulse, much more than from principle, men are neither so good nor so bad as we are apt to think them. Augustus Hare
[ Act Apt Bad Generality Good Impulse Men More Much Neither Nor Persons Principle Since Than Them Think]
It's always the generals with the bloodiest records who are the first to shout what a hell it is. And it's always the war widows who lead the Memorial Day parades. Paddy Chayefsky
[ Always Bloodiest Day First Generals Hell Lead Memorial Parades Records Shout War Widows]
I like physics. I think it is the best science out of all three of them, because generally it's more useful. You learn about speed and velocity and time, and that's all clever stuff. Tom Felton
[ Because Best Clever Generally Learn More Out Physics Science Speed Stuff Them Think Three Time Useful Velocity]
I was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. My family was not nationally known as being a literary family, though my mother and my mother's side of the family in general were interested in literature. Kenneth Koch
[ Being Born Cincinnati Family General Interested Known Literary Literature Mother Nationally Ohio Side Though Were]
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger. Thucydides
[ Anger Being Causes Explosion First Generally Insignificant Often Outbreak Spring Unseen Wars]
But truth is most likely to be exhibited by the general sense of contemporaries, when the feelings of the heart can be expressed without suffering itself to be disguised by the prejudices of man. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Contemporaries Disguised Exhibited Expressed Feelings General Heart Itself Likely Man Most Prejudices Sense Suffering Truth Without]
One other fact is significant: the domestic feasts and sacrifices of single families, which in David's time must still have been general, gradually declined and lost their importance as social circles widened and life became more public. Julius Wellhausen
[ Became Been Circles David Declined Domestic Fact Families Feasts General Gradually Importance Life Lost More Must Other Public Sacrifices Significant Single Social Still Their Time Which Widened]
I believe that natural history has lost much by the vague general treatment that is so common. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Believe Common General History Lost Much Natural Treatment Vague]
If I get blocked, it is generally because I don't know enough about some aspect of the story or the characters. The answer for this is generally more research, or making more background notes, so the place and person can be more fully realized inside my own mind. Sarah Zettel
[ Answer Aspect Background Because Blocked Characters Enough Fully Generally Get Inside Know Making Mind More Notes Own Person Place Realized Research Some Story]
I had become interested in economics, an interest that was transformed into a lifetime dedication when I met with the mathematical theory of general economic equilibrium. Gerard Debreu
[ Become Dedication Economic Economics Equilibrium General Had Interest Interested Into Lifetime Mathematical Met Theory Transformed]
It has long been known that the chemical atomic weight of hydrogen was greater than one-quarter of that of helium, but so long as fractional weights were general there was no particular need to explain this fact, nor could any definite conclusions be drawn from it. Francis William Aston
[ Any Atomic Been Chemical Conclusions Could Definite Drawn Explain Fact Fractional General Greater Helium Hydrogen Known Long Need Nor Particular Than Weight Weights Were]
Sometimes I wonder if we shall ever grow up in our politics and say definite things which mean something, or whether we shall always go on using generalities to which everyone can subscribe, and which mean very little. Eleanor Roosevelt
[ Always Definite Ever Everyone Generalities Go Grow Little Mean Our Politics Say Shall Something Sometimes Subscribe Things Up Using Very Whether Which Wonder]
Whatever my recorded output is, it's a reflection of a general love of music. Pat Metheny
[ General Love Music Output Recorded Reflection Whatever]
I can be very reserved about things. My business side isn't shy. I can be like a general. But I've got a shy side. I'm also a lot deeper than people think, and a lot more sensitive. But I don't let people in too much.' Michael Bay
[ Also Business Deeper General Got Lot More Much Reserved Sensitive Shy Side Than Things Think Too Very]
People are generally better persuaded by the reasons which they have themselves discovered than by those which have come in to the mind of others. Blaise Pascal
[ Better Come Discovered Generally Mind Others Persuaded Reasons Than Themselves Those Which]
Of course the death of Geoffrey has caused a lot of trauma to me generally. Victoria de los Angeles
[ Caused Course Death Generally Geoffrey Lot Trauma]
A man has generally the good or ill qualities, which he attributes to mankind. William Shenstone
[ Attributes Generally Good Ill Man Mankind Qualities Which]
Among doctors in general, I think more than half support what I'm doing. Jack Kevorkian
[ Among Doctors Doing General Half More Support Than Think]
For parlor use, the vague generality is a life saver. George Ade
[ Generality Life Parlor Saver Use Vague]
It's always felt natural, because I'm generally very comfortable with people. Bruce Springsteen
[ Always Because Comfortable Felt Generally Natural Very]
Advertising people who ignore research are as dangerous as generals who ignore decodes of enemy signals. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Dangerous Enemy Generals Ignore Research Signals]
Public utility pleads most forcibly for the general distribution of the Holy Scriptures. James McHenry
[ Distribution Forcibly General Holy Most Pleads Public Scriptures Utility]
In general, I find that for videos the acting is more realistic. Tara Strong
[ Acting Find General More Realistic Videos]
If you take the more general role of going to local stations around the country in Montana or South Carolina or wherever, and start in the local news, it's a lot more difficult to get to the stories that you want to really cover. Maria Menounos
[ Around Carolina Country Cover Difficult General Get Going Local Lot Montana More News Really Role South Start Stations Stories Take Want Wherever]
I think we match up with anybody because our pitching. In a short series you run your big three out there or four out there. That generally is what wins a series - pitching and defense. If we can catch the ball and not give away any runs like we do sometimes. Dusty Baker
[ Any Anybody Away Ball Because Big Catch Defense Four Generally Give Match Our Out Pitching Run Runs Series Short Sometimes Think Three Up Wins Your]
Husbands and wives generally understand when opposition will be vain. Jane Austen
[ Generally Husbands Opposition Understand Vain Will Wives]
The histories which we have of the great tragedy give no idea of the general wretchedness, the squalid misery, which entered into every individual life in the region given up to the war. Where the armies camped the destruction was absolute. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Absolute Armies Camped Destruction Entered Every General Give Given Great Histories Idea Individual Into Life Misery Region Squalid Tragedy Up War Where Which Wretchedness]
Young women especially have something invested in being nice people, and it's only when you have children that you realise you're not a nice person at all, but generally a selfish bully. Fay Weldon
[ Being Bully Children Especially Generally Invested Nice Only Person Realise Selfish Something Women Young]
I was assigned to do a job by the attorney general, and that was to find out whether crimes were committed. Kenneth Starr
[ Assigned Attorney Committed Crimes Find General Job Out Were Whether]
Well, as a general remark, I would say that I was discouraged by the physical and economic conditions in continental Europe after the war. David Bruce
[ After Conditions Continental Discouraged Economic Europe General Physical Remark Say War Well Would]
It's different in Scotland. People who come to readings are more interested in literature as such, but the readership in general is really quite diverse. It's a cliche, but it's said that people who read my books don't read any other books, and you do get that element. Irvine Welsh
[ Any Books Cliche Come Different Diverse Element General Get Interested Literature More Other Quite Read Readership Readings Really Said Scotland Such]
I think Jim Taylor was very underrated, never hear much about him. We played Green Bay every year in exhibition, and generally we played them every couple of years in regular season. And I always thought he was a fierce competitor. Bob Lilly
[ Always Bay Competitor Couple Every Exhibition Fierce Generally Green Hear Him Jim Much Never Played Regular Season Taylor Them Think Thought Underrated Very Year Years]
You had 42 blacks that ran on the Republican ticket this Cycle, 14 made of them made it to the general election and two of us made it to the House of Representatives. So I think that there is a new movement that needs to have a voice in the Congressional Black Caucus. Allen West
[ Black Blacks Caucus Congressional Cycle Election General Had House Made Movement Needs New Ran Representatives Republican Them Think Ticket Two Us Voice]
Believing that our greatest need is for the general public to be able to get better information, to have an opportunity to learn better the real issues of the less fortunate, we centered the activities of the Fairness Project on that. Mike Lowry
[ Able Activities Believing Better Centered Fairness Fortunate General Get Greatest Information Issues Learn Less Need Opportunity Our Project Public Real]
The traditional practice is that the justices don't ask the attorney general any questions, so as not to embarrass him. But Bobby Kennedy had let them know that he didn't mind if they asked him questions and they did. Harold H. Greene
[ Any Ask Asked Attorney Bobby Did Embarrass General Had Him Justices Kennedy Know Mind Practice Questions Them Traditional]
And one of the things I've tried to do in my first months in office is to give more Georgians - reporters and members of the general public alike - a closer look at how their government works. Roy Barnes
[ Alike Closer First General Georgians Give Government How Look Members Months More Office Public Reporters Their Things Tried Works]
Hollywood movies are run on fear and they don't want to make bold choices. They, generally, speaking want to keep things status quo. That's not really interesting for me. Kyra Sedgwick
[ Bold Choices Fear Generally Hollywood Interesting Keep Make Movies Quo Really Run Speaking Status Things Want]
Lord of the Rings is a good thing for us because it opened the door for the genre in general. Le Guin's stories are very different from Lord of the Rings. Shawn Ashmore
[ Because Different Door General Genre Good Lord Opened Rings Stories Thing Us Very]
I know that Duke made a number of demands, including that the attorney general drop its investigation. We have no intention of asking the attorney general to do that. Gray Davis
[ Asking Attorney Demands Drop Duke General Including Intention Investigation Know Made Number]
We wanted to see this country win the war just as much as those advisors did. We felt we would help to do that by reporting the truth. And so there was the moral outrage over this general and the ambassador in Saigon who kept denying the truth we would see. Neil Sheehan
[ Advisors Ambassador Country Denying Did Felt General Help Just Kept Moral Much Outrage Over Reporting See Those Truth Wanted War Win Would]
But the general welfare must restrict and regulate the exertions of the individuals, as the individuals must derive a supply of their strength from social power. Friedrich List
[ Derive Exertions General Individuals Must Power Regulate Restrict Social Strength Supply Their Welfare]
In the second and third debates the jacket has a generally padded shape across a large part of the entire back which tapers inward toward the spine in a downward direction. Robert Nelson
[ Across Back Debates Direction Downward Entire Generally Inward Jacket Large Padded Part Second Shape Spine Tapers Third Toward Which]
Faced with this general consideration it will immediately be realized on inquiry into the particular position occupied within this general scheme by the scientific field of catalysis that it is in the first stages of its development. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Catalysis Consideration Development Faced Field First General Immediately Inquiry Into Occupied Particular Position Realized Scheme Scientific Stages Will Within]
What practical conclusions may we now draw for our propaganda work among women? The task of this Party Congress must not be to issue detailed practical suggestions, but to draw up general directions for the proletarian women's movement. Clara Zetkin
[ Among Conclusions Congress Detailed Directions Draw General Issue May Movement Must Now Our Party Practical Proletarian Propaganda Suggestions Task Up Women Work]
For when it is the good that is under consideration, and the ethical object is predominant, truth must be considered more in reference to art than science, if, that is, unity is to be preserved in the work generally. Friedrich Schleiermacher
[ Art Consideration Considered Ethical Generally Good More Must Object Predominant Preserved Reference Science Than Truth Under Unity Work]
In general, higher education does not know how to speak for its interests. It offers a stance that is defensive, cowardly and likely to be ineffective. Stanley Fish
[ Cowardly Defensive Does Education General Higher How Ineffective Interests Know Likely Offers Speak Stance]
Within a few weeks the organization for the maintenance of international peace and security, established by the San Francisco Charter, will be formally launched through the convocation of the first General Assembly of the United Nations. Cordell Hull
[ Assembly Charter Established Few First Formally Francisco General International Launched Maintenance Nations Organization Peace San Security Through United Weeks Will Within]
No, there's not much competition between puppeteers in general because everybody's working their own style. Jim Henson
[ Because Between Competition Everybody General Much Own Style Their Working]
To have the opportunity to lead the Solicitor General's office is the honor of a lifetime. As you know, this is an office with a long and rich tradition, not only of extraordinary legal skill but also of extraordinary professionalism and integrity. That is due, in large measure, to the people who have led it. Elena Kagan
[ Also Due Extraordinary General Honor Integrity Know Large Lead Led Legal Lifetime Long Measure Office Only Opportunity Professionalism Rich Skill Tradition]
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]
Generally young men are regarded as radicals. This is a popular misconception. The most conservative persons I ever met are college undergraduates. The radicals are the men past middle life. Woodrow Wilson
[ College Conservative Ever Generally Life Men Met Middle Misconception Most Past Persons Popular Radicals Regarded Undergraduates Young]
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]
In the steel industry the corporations generally have accepted collective bargaining and negotiated wage agreements with the Committee for Industrial Organization. John L. Lewis
[ Accepted Agreements Bargaining Collective Committee Corporations Generally Industrial Industry Negotiated Organization Steel Wage]
Those who have least to do are generally the most busy people in the world. Samuel Richardson
[ Busy Generally Least Most Those World]
Short waves will be generally used in the kitchen for roasting and baking, almost instantaneously. Lee De Forest
[ Almost Baking Generally Instantaneously Kitchen Short Used Waves Will]
The Impossible Generalized Man today is the critic who believes in loving those unworthy of love as well as those worthy - yet believes this only insofar as no personal risk is entailed. Meaning he loves no one, worthy or no. This is what makes him impossible. Nelson Algren
[ Believes Critic Entailed Generalized Him Impossible Insofar Love Loves Loving Makes Man Meaning Only Personal Risk Those Today Unworthy Well Worthy Yet]
I think there are more female characters in videogames now but I also think that's because videogames in general are more diverse now. Tara Strong
[ Also Because Characters Diverse Female General More Now Think Videogames]
When things come to the worse, they generally mend. Susanna Moodie
[ Come Generally Mend Things Worse]
The Nobel awards should be regarded as giving recognition to this general scientific progress as well as to the individuals involved. John Bardeen
[ Awards General Giving Individuals Involved Nobel Progress Recognition Regarded Scientific Should Well]
I maintain also that substances, whether material or immaterial, cannot be conceived in their bare essence without any activity, activity being of the essence of substance in general. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Activity Also Any Bare Being Cannot Conceived Essence General Immaterial Maintain Material Substance Substances Their Whether Without]
Activists are generally doers - rather than watching television and thinking about the world they will put there energies into doing something 'active' to change the (political) situation. Ben Edwards
[ Active Activists Change Doers Doing Energies Generally Into Political Put Rather Situation Something Television Than Thinking Watching Will World]
Nature, who for the perfect maintenance of the laws of her general equilibrium, has sometimes need of vices and sometimes of virtues, inspires now this impulse, now that one, in accordance with what she requires. Marquis de Sade
[ Accordance Equilibrium General Her Impulse Inspires Laws Maintenance Nature Need Now Perfect Requires She Sometimes Vices Virtues]
The absence of the heavy boot of Europe has preserved to these people the agile walk of the wild animal, while the general simplicity of their lives has given them many other points of physical perfection. John Millington Synge
[ Absence Animal Boot Europe General Given Heavy Lives Many Other Perfection Physical Points Preserved Simplicity Their Them These Walk While Wild]
I'm clenched down, I'm locked in on it, which is my general approach to life. James Ellroy
[ Approach Clenched Down General Life Locked Which]
Well, they are critics of the Bush administration generally on the human rights record of the administration, and in particular, they are very, very critical of this use of science. Jane Mayer
[ Administration Bush Critical Critics Generally Human Particular Record Rights Science Use Very Well]
It is the merit of a general to impart good news, and to conceal the truth. Sophocles
[ Conceal General Good Impart Merit News Truth]
He piled upon the whale's white hump the sum of all the general rage and hate felt by his whole race from Adam down; and then, as if his chest had been a mortar, he burst his hot heart's shell upon it. Herman Melville
[ Adam Been Burst Chest Down Felt General Had Hate Heart His Hot Hump Mortar Piled Race Rage Shell Sum Then Upon Whale White Whole]
She generally gave herself very good advice, (though she very seldom followed it). Lewis Carroll
[ Advice Followed Gave Generally Good Herself Seldom She Though Very]
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]
It's generally more fun playing the villain. Charlie Hunnam
[ Fun Generally More Playing Villain]
It therefore become essential for the future of Judaism itself that its advancement should be correlated with a similar effort to advance the cause of religion generally. Louis Finkelstein
[ Advance Advancement Become Cause Effort Essential Future Generally Itself Judaism Religion Should Similar Therefore]
In general, anyone who paid the long distance telephone tax will get the refund on their 2006 federal income tax return. This includes individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations. Virgil Goode
[ Anyone Businesses Distance Federal General Get Includes Income Individuals Long Organizations Paid Refund Return Tax Telephone Their Will]
Women are not required in general to be named in rape cases because of the stigmas that go with being a rape complainant, and frankly, special burdens that rape complainants often face. Susan Estrich
[ Because Being Burdens Cases Face Frankly General Go Named Often Required Special Women]
A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with - a man is what he makes of himself. Alexander Graham Bell
[ Born General Himself Little Makes Man Owes Rule Very]
Al Gonzales is a dedicated public servant and exceptionally qualified to be our nation's next Attorney General. I know that a lot has been said about Judge Gonzales' life story. It is a story of the fulfillment of the American Dream. Mel Martinez
[ Al American Attorney Been Dedicated Dream Exceptionally Fulfillment General Gonzales Judge Know Life Lot Nation Next Our Public Qualified Said Servant Story]
At Olduvai, for 20 years, Mary and I had investigated and made a general survey of the overall geology. Louis Leakey
[ General Geology Had Investigated Made Mary Overall Survey Years]
Salazar's record is one of weakness; he hasn't been a good attorney general. Bob Schaffer
[ Attorney Been General Good Hasn Record Weakness]
Typically, an historic site is considered by the National Park Service to contain a single historical feature, while generally a National Historic Park extends beyond single properties or buildings. Rick Renzi
[ Beyond Buildings Considered Contain Extends Feature Generally Historic Historical National Park Properties Service Single Site Typically While]
My colleagues have expressed confidence in my ability to articulate our conservative message and to provide new focus to our efforts in the General Assembly. Philip E. Berger
[ Ability Articulate Assembly Colleagues Confidence Conservative Efforts Expressed Focus General Message New Our Provide]
Do we want an Attorney General who will play politics with the law, play politics with the court and just play politics with international conventions designed to protect our troops? I do not want to play that kind of politics. I am going to vote against Alberto Gonzales. Barbara Mikulski
[ Against Am Attorney Conventions Court Designed General Going Gonzales International Just Kind Law Our Play Politics Protect Troops Vote Want Will]
Generally what I produce is new. Of course, they are often variations on the same subject. Sergio Aragones
[ Course Generally New Often Produce Same Subject Variations]
I fancy that no good ideas upon that campaign will be mentioned at any time that did not receive their share of consideration by General Lee. James Longstreet
[ Any Campaign Consideration Did Fancy General Good Ideas Lee Mentioned Receive Share Their Time Upon Will]
I went out to Charing Cross to see Major General Harrison hanged, drawn, and quartered; which was done there, he looking as cheerful as any man could in that condition. Samuel Pepys
[ Any Cheerful Condition Could Cross Done Drawn General Hanged Harrison Looking Major Man Out See Went Which]
In the past, two colleagues died each season. It was generally accepted this could happen. Jacky Ickx
[ Accepted Colleagues Could Died Each Generally Happen Past Season Two]
Temptations come, as a general rule, when they are sought. Margaret Oliphant
[ Come General Rule Sought Temptations]
Every general increase of freedom is accompanied by some degeneracy, attributable to the same causes as the freedom. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Accompanied Attributable Causes Every Freedom General Increase Same Some]
A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth. Charles Spurgeon
[ Altogether Easy Evil Generally Little Men Old Shoe Temper Vigorous Worth]
I was with Ted Turner when he came to see Kofi Annan - the Secretary-General of the UN - to announce his decision to put $1 billion to the service of UN projects and programs. Maurice Strong
[ Announce Billion Came Decision His Programs Projects Put See Service Ted Turner Un]
Men generally are afraid of a wife who has more understanding than themselves. Samuel Richardson
[ Afraid Generally Men More Than Themselves Understanding Wife]
Well, I try not to think about the general public since I have no idea what the general public is and I don't think anybody does. Elliott Smith
[ Anybody Does General Idea Public Since Think Try Well]
The general rule is that anything that is passed on in reproduction does not undergo senescence. George C. Williams
[ Anything Does General Passed Reproduction Rule Undergo]
In general, science journalism concerns itself with what has been published in a handful of peer-reviewed journals - Nature, Cell, The New England Journal of Medicine - which set the agenda. Michael Pollan
[ Agenda Been Cell Concerns England General Handful Itself Journal Journalism Journals Medicine Nature New Published Science Set Which]
The First World War, and especially the latest one, largely swept away what was left in Europe of feudalism and of feudal landlords, especially in Poland, Hungary, and the South East generally. Emily Greene Balch
[ Away East Especially Europe Feudal Feudalism First Generally Hungary Landlords Largely Latest Left Poland South Swept War World]
General Howard informed me, in a haughty spirit, that he would give my people 30 days to go back home, collect all their stock, and move onto the reservation. Chief Joseph
[ Back Collect Days General Give Go Haughty Home Howard Informed Move Onto Reservation Spirit Stock Their Would]
Working within the limitations of the shared world generally made the writing easier, because I didn't have to invent any of the characters or background, which is usually the hardest part. Walter Jon Williams
[ Any Background Because Characters Easier Generally Hardest Invent Limitations Made Part Shared Usually Which Within Working World Writing]
Generally I don't like doing remakes, but I think that's more in the cynical world of Hollywood where normally remakes are purely for commercial reasons. Gerard Butler
[ Commercial Cynical Doing Generally Hollywood More Normally Purely Reasons Remakes Think Where World]
The generality have considered that disease is but a confused and disordered effort in Nature, thrown down from her proper state, and defending herself in vain. Thomas Sydenham
[ Confused Considered Defending Disease Disordered Down Effort Generality Her Herself Nature Proper State Thrown Vain]
Any general statement is like a check drawn on a bank. Its value depends on what is there to meet it. Ezra Pound
[ Any Bank Check Depends Drawn General Meet Statement Value]
When I think of a merry, happy, free young girl - and look at the ailing, aching state a young wife generally is doomed to - which you can't deny is the penalty of marriage. Queen Victoria
[ Aching Deny Doomed Free Generally Girl Happy Look Marriage Merry Penalty State Think Which Wife Young]
Few nations have been so poor as to have but one god. Gods were made so easily, and the raw material cost so little, that generally the god market was fairly glutted and heaven crammed with these phantoms. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Been Cost Crammed Easily Fairly Few Generally God Gods Heaven Little Made Market Material Nations Phantoms Poor Raw These Were]
As a general rule, I don't plan to travel with my Oscars, but we may have to make an exception. Paul Haggis
[ Exception General Make May Oscars Plan Rule Travel]
Generally the younger generation are not hard working. They will have to put in more effort to achieve results in tournaments. most of them can perform well but they cannot deliver when they play abroad. Jahangir Khan
[ Abroad Achieve Cannot Deliver Effort Generally Generation Hard More Most Perform Play Put Results Them Tournaments Well Will Working Younger]
So the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is out there preserving and fighting for, and sometimes winning and sometimes losing, the fight for First Amendment rights in comics and, more generally, for freedom of speech. Neil Gaiman
[ Amendment Book Comic Comics Defense Fight Fighting First Freedom Fund Generally Legal Losing More Out Preserving Rights Sometimes Speech Winning]
Moreover, statistics can be deceiving: the growth of jobs in the US in the 90s was due to many part-time jobs, with no benefits and generally low pay. David Korten
[ Benefits Deceiving Due Generally Growth Jobs Low Many Moreover Part-Time Pay Statistics Us]
If the general opinion is pessimistic, fantasy is going to hold its own. David Eddings
[ Fantasy General Going Hold Opinion Own Pessimistic]
After saying yes to Turkey, the EU is having difficulty finding clear and consistent grounds for saying no to other, still more remote candidates - but being in the general vicinity of Europe does seem to be a continuing requirement. Timothy Garton Ash
[ After Being Candidates Clear Consistent Continuing Difficulty Does Eu Europe Finding General Grounds Having More Other Remote Requirement Saying Seem Still Turkey Vicinity Yes]
I've found that in now having experienced what it's like to make records and just through growing up in general that you should be expressive about what's affecting you instead of trying to sing about a subject just for the sake of other people getting something from it. Chantal Kreviazuk
[ Affecting Experienced Expressive Found General Getting Growing Having Instead Just Make Now Other Records Sake Should Sing Something Subject Through Trying Up]
General Musharraf needs my participation to give credibility to the electoral process, as well as to respect the fundamental right of all those who wish to vote for me. Benazir Bhutto
[ Credibility Electoral Fundamental General Give Musharraf Needs Participation Process Respect Right Those Vote Well Wish]
From all this it follows what the general character of the problem of the development of a body of scientific knowledge is, in so far as it depends on elements internal to science itself. Talcott Parsons
[ Body Character Depends Development Elements Far Follows General Internal Itself Knowledge Problem Science Scientific]
By the general process of epic poetry, I mean the way this form of art has constantly responded to the profound needs of the society in which it was made. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Art Constantly Epic Form General Made Mean Needs Poetry Process Profound Responded Society Way Which]
I talked to General Downer about some of the funding about the National Guard and some of the civil defense workers, the firefighters, the police officers, and the way that FEMA is making them spend that money. We have got a problem there. Lynn Westmoreland
[ Civil Defense Downer Fema Firefighters Funding General Got Guard Making Money National Officers Police Problem Some Spend Talked Them Way Workers]
You get a lawyer whether you're in a military tribunal or whether you're in a federal court, number one. The attorney general decided that the court with the biggest - with the greatest venue, with the best jurisdiction was the New York court. That was the right decision to make. Joe Biden
[ Attorney Best Biggest Court Decided Decision Federal General Get Greatest Jurisdiction Lawyer Make Military New Number Right Tribunal Venue Whether York]
And so we said to General Motors that the solution had to be a first year increase, which had to be sizeable because we bad to catch up with the lost position as against the cost of living and we had to make some progress. Leonard Woodcock
[ Against Bad Because Catch Cost First General Had Increase Living Lost Make Motors Position Progress Said Sizeable Solution Some Up Which Year]
On the contrary, history generally confirms that the more conscious and the better you are organized in vanguard organizations, the more constructively you operate in the mass organizations of the working class. Ernest Mandel
[ Better Class Confirms Conscious Constructively Contrary Generally History Mass More Operate Organizations Organized Vanguard Working]
History is one of those marvelous and necessary illusions we have to deal with. It's one of the ways of dealing with our world with impossible generalities which we couldn't live without. Howard Nemerov
[ Deal Dealing Generalities History Illusions Impossible Live Marvelous Necessary Our Those Ways Which Without World]
Law in general is human reason, inasmuch as it governs all the inhabitants of the earth: the political and civil laws of each nation ought to be only the particular cases in which human reason is applied. Charles de Secondat
[ Applied Cases Civil Each Earth General Governs Human Inasmuch Inhabitants Law Laws Nation Only Ought Particular Political Reason Which]
Customary though it may be to write about that institutionalized pastime as though it existed apart from the general environment, my story does not lend itself to such treatment. Curt Flood
[ Apart Customary Does Environment Existed General Institutionalized Itself Lend May Pastime Story Such Though Treatment Write]
But generally speaking, people weren't fired, art jobs were very hard to get, so something really calamitous had to happen to a person who was working there in order for you to find a space. Gil Kane
[ Art Find Fired Generally Get Had Happen Hard Jobs Order Person Really Something Space Speaking Very Were Weren Working]
General Pickett, finding the battle broken while the enemy was still reinforcing, called the troops off. James Longstreet
[ Battle Broken Called Enemy Finding General Off Pickett Reinforcing Still Troops While]
Though the general principles of statecraft have survived the rise and fall of empires, every increase in knowledge has brought about changes in the political, economic, and social structure. John Boyd Orr
[ Brought Changes Economic Empires Every Fall General Increase Knowledge Political Principles Rise Social Statecraft Structure Survived Though]
The general fact of surplus value, namely that the workmen does not get the full value of his labours, and that he is taken advantage of by the capitalist, is obvious. Edward Carpenter
[ Advantage Capitalist Does Fact Full General Get His Labours Namely Obvious Surplus Taken Value Workmen]
Faced with the choice of enduring a bad toothache or going to the dentist, we generally tried to ride out the bad tooth. Joseph Barbera
[ Bad Choice Dentist Enduring Faced Generally Going Out Ride Tooth Toothache Tried]
Where an opinion is general, it is usually correct. Jane Austen
[ Correct General Opinion Usually Where]
I have been a victim of stereotypes. I come from Latin America and to some countries, we are considered 'losers,' drug traffickers, and that is not fair because that is generalizing. Ricky Martin
[ America Because Been Come Considered Countries Fair Generalizing Latin Losers Some Stereotypes Traffickers Victim]
Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension of notions too general for its existing language. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Apprehension Dim Driven Existing Forward General Human Language Life Notions Too]
If anyone has a conscience it's generally a guilty one. Max Frisch
[ Anyone Conscience Generally Guilty]
All you have in comedy, in general, is just going with your instincts. You can only hope that other people think that what you think is funny is funny. I don't have an answer but I just try to plough straight ahead. Will Ferrell
[ Ahead Answer Comedy Funny General Going Hope Instincts Just Only Other Plough Straight Think Try Your]
If people use common sense and their own guiding moral compass, I think they'll generally stay out of trouble. Steve Chabot
[ Common Compass Generally Guiding Moral Out Own Sense Stay Their Think Trouble Use]
A general presumption that Icings will govern well, is not a sufficient security to the People... those who subjected themselves to the will of a man were governed by a beast. Algernon Sydney
[ Beast General Govern Governed Man Presumption Security Subjected Sufficient Themselves Those Well Were Will]
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world. George Eliot
[ Encourages Excellence Generally Life Shows Spiritual Wealth World]
I don't generally feel anything until noon, then it's time for my nap. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Anything Feel Generally Nap Noon Then Time Until]
I'm sure some people will say, 'Why do this?' And my response is, 'Why wouldn't you?' The film business in general is using a model that is outdated and, worse than that, inefficient. Steven Soderbergh
[ Business Film General Inefficient Model Outdated Response Say Some Sure Than Using Why Will Worse]
The less government interferes with private pursuits, the better for general prosperity. Martin Van Buren
[ Better General Government Interferes Less Private Prosperity Pursuits]
It is part of the general pattern of misguided policy that our country is now geared to an arms economy which was bred in an artificially induced psychosis of war hysteria and nurtured upon an incessant propaganda of fear. Douglas MacArthur
[ Arms Artificially Bred Country Economy Fear Geared General Hysteria Incessant Induced Misguided Now Nurtured Our Part Pattern Policy Propaganda Psychosis Upon War Which]
Everything must be recaptured and relocated in the general framework of history, so that despite the difficulties, the fundamental paradoxes and contradictions, we may respect the unity of history which is also the unity of life. Fernand Braudel
[ Also Contradictions Despite Difficulties Everything Framework Fundamental General History Life May Must Paradoxes Recaptured Relocated Respect Unity Which]
I was told by the general manager that a white player had received a higher raise than me. Because white people required more money to live than black people. That is why I wasn't going to get a raise. Curt Flood
[ Because Black General Get Going Had Higher Live Manager Money More Player Raise Received Required Than Told White Why]
Using the commons as a cesspool does not harm the general public under frontier conditions, because there is no public, the same behavior in a metropolis is unbearable. Garrett Hardin
[ Because Behavior Cesspool Commons Conditions Does Frontier General Harm Metropolis Public Same Unbearable Under Using]
A long time ago a bunch of people reached a general consensus as to what's real and what's not and most of us have been going along with it ever since. Charles de Lint
[ Ago Along Been Bunch Consensus Ever General Going Long Most Reached Real Since Time Us]
Speaking very generally, I find that women are spiritually, emotionally, and often physically stronger than men. Gary Oldman
[ Emotionally Find Generally Men Often Physically Speaking Spiritually Stronger Than Very Women]
Writing a really general parser is a major but different undertaking, by far the hardest points being sensitivity to context and resolution of ambiguity. Graham Nelson
[ Ambiguity Being Context Different Far General Hardest Major Points Really Resolution Sensitivity Undertaking Writing]
Well, take the evolution of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. It began as hackers' rights. Then it became general civil liberties of everybody - government stay away. Esther Dyson
[ Away Became Began Civil Electronic Everybody Evolution Foundation Frontier General Government Hackers Liberties Rights Stay Take Then Well]
The trifle now inscribed with your name. was occasioned by a particular fact; but to the disgrace of human nature, the subject is sufficiently general to interest every heart not totally impenetrable. Thomas Day
[ Disgrace Every Fact General Heart Human Impenetrable Inscribed Interest Name Nature Now Occasioned Particular Subject Sufficiently Totally Trifle Your]
In case of separation, why should the children be taken from the protecting care of the mother? Who has a better right to them than she? How much do fathers generally do toward bringing them up? Ernestine Rose
[ Better Bringing Care Case Children Fathers Generally How Mother Much Protecting Right Separation She Should Taken Than Them Toward Up Why]
The man who is always worrying about whether or not his soul would be damned generally has a soul that isn't worth a damn. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Always Damn Damned Generally His Man Soul Whether Worrying Worth Would]
Hats divide generally into three classes: offensive hats, defensive hats, and shrapnel. Katharine Whitehorn
[ Classes Defensive Divide Generally Hats Into Offensive Shrapnel Three]
Indeed, the very first resolution of the General Assembly of the United Nations - adopted unanimously - called for the elimination of nuclear weapons. Joseph Rotblat
[ Adopted Assembly Called Elimination First General Indeed Nations Nuclear Resolution Unanimously United Very Weapons]
They are a fairly aggressive conservation organization that was started to protect the great whales particularly, but in general all marine life around the world. So those are the people I'm trying to attach my name to. Richard Dean Anderson
[ Aggressive Around Attach Conservation Fairly General Great Life Marine Name Organization Particularly Protect Started Those Trying Whales World]
If we had in this room a hundred teachers, good teachers from good schools, and asked them to define the word education, there would be very little general agreement. William Glasser
[ Agreement Asked Define Education General Good Had Hundred Little Room Schools Teachers Them Very Word Would]
The main reason why men and women make different aesthetic judgments is the fact that the latter, generally incapable of abstraction, only admire what meets their complete approval. Franz Grillparzer
[ Abstraction Admire Aesthetic Approval Complete Different Fact Generally Incapable Judgments Latter Main Make Meets Men Only Reason Their Why Women]
Naturally, the reader has access only to the events I show and the way I show them, but as has been said, there's generally a good deal of ambiguity in that presentation. John M. Ford
[ Access Ambiguity Been Deal Events Generally Good Naturally Only Presentation Reader Said Show Them Way]
Freedom in general may be defined as the absence of obstacles to the realization of desires. Bertrand Russell
[ Absence Defined Desires Freedom General May Obstacles Realization]
If I'm going to fly for more than twenty feet it's generally a good idea to get a stunt guy. Joe Flanigan
[ Feet Fly Generally Get Going Good Guy Idea More Stunt Than Twenty]
And the general opinion is we are much better on stage than in the studio. Stewart Copeland
[ Better General Much Opinion Stage Studio Than]
I always loved my mother, felt loved, but she was judgmental. Her father in Ireland didn't approve of women generally, and she took on his values. She believed her own mother was foolish. Julie Walters
[ Always Approve Believed Father Felt Foolish Generally Her His Ireland Judgmental Loved Mother Own She Took Values Women]
Will is nothing more than a particular case of the general doctrine of association of ideas, and therefore a perfectly mechanical thing. Joseph Priestley
[ Association Case Doctrine General Ideas Mechanical More Nothing Particular Perfectly Than Therefore Thing Will]
I met the surgeon general - he offered me a cigarette. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Cigarette General Met Offered Surgeon]
When people wear shoes that don't fit them, it says something about their soul. Generally, I think it means they are good people. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Fit Generally Good Means Says Shoes Something Soul Their Them Think Wear]
No government can help the destinies of people who insist in putting sectional and class consciousness ahead of general weal. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Ahead Class Consciousness Destinies General Government Help Insist Putting Sectional Weal]
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day. Thomas Jefferson
[ Body Dawn Day Enlighten Evil Generally Mind Oppressions Spirits Tyranny Vanish Will]
The mystique associated with the bomb, the role that scientists played in it, and its general importance could not fail to impress even a six-year old. Sidney Altman
[ Associated Bomb Could Even Fail General Importance Impress Mystique Old Played Role Scientists]
The automobile, both a cause and an effect of this decentralization, is ideally suited for our vast landscape and our generally confused and contrary commuting patterns. Brock Yates Car
[ Automobile Both Cause Commuting Confused Contrary Effect Generally Ideally Landscape Our Patterns Suited Vast]
The island Mayo is generally barren, being dry, as I said; and the best of it is but a very indifferent soil. William Dampier
[ Barren Being Best Dry Generally Indifferent Island Mayo Said Soil Very]
A rise in wages, from an alteration in the value of money, produces a general effect on price, and for that reason it produces no real effect whatever on profits. David Ricardo
[ Alteration Effect General Money Price Produces Profits Real Reason Rise Value Wages Whatever]
As for charity, it is a matter in which the immediate effect on the persons directly concerned, and the ultimate consequence to the general good, are apt to be at complete war with one another. John Stuart Mill
[ Another Apt Charity Complete Concerned Consequence Directly Effect General Good Immediate Matter Persons Ultimate War Which]
Thus, in general, in the first instance, the direction of interest in empirical fact will be canalised by the logical structure of the theoretical system. Talcott Parsons
[ Direction Empirical Fact First General Instance Interest Logical Structure System Theoretical Thus Will]
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality. David Hilbert
[ Art Case Consists Contains Doing Finding Generality Germs Mathematics Special Which]
Religion is of general and public concern, and on its support depend, in great measure, the peace and good order of government, the safety and happiness of the people. Samuel Chase
[ Concern Depend General Good Government Great Happiness Measure Order Peace Public Religion Safety Support]
The charms of the passing woman are generally in direct proportion to the swiftness of her passing. Marcel Proust
[ Charms Direct Generally Her Passing Proportion Swiftness Woman]
I think that's a result of just a general increase in speed of the vibration of life itself. Neale Donald Walsch
[ General Increase Itself Just Life Result Speed Think Vibration]
Generally speaking, I went through that. I came to a place where I realised what true value was. It wasn't money. Money is a means to achieving an end, but it's not the end. Robert Redford
[ Achieving Came End Generally Means Money Place Realised Speaking Through True Value Went Where]
Classical plays require more imagination and more general training to be able to do. That's why I like playing Shakespeare better than anything else. Vivien Leigh
[ Able Anything Better Classical Else General Imagination More Playing Plays Require Shakespeare Than Training Why]
Teaching physics at the University, and more general lecturing to wider audiences has been a major concern. Antony Hewish
[ Audiences Been Concern General Major More Physics Teaching University Wider]
As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family, she has a good right to them. Josh Billings Family
[ Family General Good Pants Right She Them Thing Wears Woman]
When I was four or five, my father had a general store in Winchester and I don't think the farmers could ever leave on Saturday afternoon until I had been placed up on the counter to sing. Dinah Shore
[ Afternoon Been Could Counter Ever Farmers Father Five Four General Had Leave Placed Saturday Sing Store Think Until Up Winchester]
Generally in the Little League you're up against a good pitcher who throws like hell. What does the coach say? Get a walk. Isn't that beautiful way to learn to hit? For four years you stand up there looking for a walk. Robin Roberts
[ Against Beautiful Coach Does Four Generally Get Good Hell Hit League Learn Little Looking Pitcher Say Stand Throws Up Walk Way Years]
If our most highly qualified General Staff officers had been told to work out the most nonsensical high level organization for war which they could think of, they could not have produced anything more stupid that that which we have at present. Claus von Stauffenberg
[ Anything Been Could General Had High Highly Level More Most Nonsensical Officers Organization Our Out Present Produced Qualified Staff Stupid Think Told War Which Work]
Generally speaking, actors are allowed NO input. Actors are dumb. Dirk Benedict
[ Actors Allowed Dumb Generally Input Speaking]
I think it has other roots, has to do, in part, with a general anxiety in contemporary life... nuclear bombs, inequality of possibility and chance, inequality of goods allotted to us, a kind of general racist, unjust attitude that is pervasive. Leonard Baskin
[ Allotted Anxiety Attitude Bombs Chance Contemporary General Goods Inequality Kind Life Nuclear Other Part Pervasive Possibility Roots Think Unjust Us]
I'm generally competing with the ideal I have set for myself, and I've found that served me very well. Victoria Principal
[ Competing Found Generally Ideal Myself Served Set Very Well]
In the perception of the incongruous stimuli, the recognition process is temporarily thwarted and exhibits characteristics which are generally not observable in the recognition of more conventional stimuli. Jerome Bruner
[ Characteristics Conventional Exhibits Generally Incongruous More Observable Perception Process Recognition Stimuli Temporarily Thwarted Which]
Bats have no bankers and they do not drink and cannot be arrested and pay no tax and, in general, bats have it made. John Berryman
[ Arrested Bankers Bats Cannot Drink General Made Pay Tax]
To mankind in general Macbeth and Lady Macbeth stand out as the supreme type of all that a host and hostess should not be. Max Beerbohm
[ General Host Hostess Lady Macbeth Mankind Out Should Stand Supreme Type]
It's extremely seldom that anybody wants me to change what I've written about them. Generally I portray them in a good light, if they're friends. Harvey Pekar
[ Anybody Change Extremely Friends Generally Good Light Portray Seldom Them Wants Written]
The most general law in nature is equity-the principle of balance and symmetry which guides the growth of forms along the lines of the greatest structural efficiency. Herbert Read
[ Along Balance Efficiency Forms General Greatest Growth Guides Law Lines Most Nature Principle Structural Symmetry Which]
They all matter to me, whether I'm working on a Sam Jackson film for a week or I'm the star of my own TV series - I take it all very seriously, and I have a healthy respect for the work in general, despite the role. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Despite Film General Healthy Jackson Matter Own Respect Role Sam Series Seriously Star Take Tv Very Week Whether Work Working]
It is very difficult to generalise. Everyone's adventure is original. Bernard Pivot
[ Adventure Difficult Everyone Original Very]
This time at Birmingham turned me into a general biologist, and ever since then I have always tried to take a biological approach to any research project that I have undertaken. Paul Nurse
[ Always Any Approach Biological Biologist Birmingham Ever General Into Project Research Since Take Then Time Tried Turned Undertaken]
I love the fact that it's not only about Star Trek, but about science fiction in general, and science. Rene Auberjonois
[ Fact Fiction General Love Only Science Star Trek]
This kind of overall way of thinking is not only a fertile source of new theoretical ideas: it is needed for the human mind to function in a generally harmonious way, which could in turn help to make possible an orderly and stable society. David Bohm
[ Could Fertile Function Generally Harmonious Help Human Ideas Kind Make Mind Needed New Only Orderly Overall Possible Society Source Stable Theoretical Thinking Turn Way Which]
The question I asked Georges has now become a general one - You, who thought you were superfluous, who thought there was no place for you in society, not only are you not superfluous, you are needed and so those who were beggars become givers. Abbe Pierre
[ Asked Become Beggars General Givers Needed Now Only Place Question Society Superfluous Those Thought Were]
And we know there has been horrendous loss of life and suffering and we know that there is anger. Anyone who came anywhere near the general election in constituencies with a substantial Muslim population knows that. Clare Short
[ Anger Anyone Anywhere Been Came Constituencies Election General Horrendous Know Knows Life Loss Muslim Near Population Substantial Suffering]
A constitutional statesman is in general a man of common opinions and uncommon abilities. Walter Bagehot
[ Abilities Common Constitutional General Man Opinions Statesman Uncommon]
Kids in general make things fresh and alive and they have this great appreciation for, Holy mackerel, we're making a movie! James L. Brooks
[ Alive Appreciation Fresh General Great Holy Kids Make Making Movie Things]
Men of integrity are generally pretty obstinate, in adhering to an opinion once adopted. William Cobbett
[ Adhering Adopted Generally Integrity Men Obstinate Once Opinion Pretty]
I've gone for each type: the rough guy; the nerdy, sweet, lovable guy; and the slick guy. I don't really have a type. Men in general are a good thing. Jennifer Aniston
[ Each General Gone Good Guy Lovable Men Nerdy Really Rough Slick Sweet Thing Type]
I think it's a reflection of the music business in general, which to me seems very fragmented. Kathy Valentine
[ Business Fragmented General Music Reflection Seems Think Very Which]
So far I go with the Socialists as to think it a pretty general rule that, where monopoly is necessary, it is better in public hands. Frederick Pollock
[ Better Far General Go Hands Monopoly Necessary Pretty Public Rule Socialists Think Where]
The healthy man does not torture others - generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers. Carl Jung
[ Does Generally Healthy Into Man Others Torture Tortured Torturers Turn]
General: I attempted to take Williamsport yesterday, but found too large a force of infantry and artillery. After a long fight, I withdrew to this place. John Buford
[ After Artillery Attempted Fight Force Found General Infantry Large Long Place Take Too Withdrew Yesterday]
Cage's Music of Changes was a further indication that the arts in general were beginning to consciously deal with the "given" material and, to varying degrees, liberating them from the inherited, functional concepts of control. Earle Brown
[ Arts Beginning Cage Changes Concepts Consciously Control Deal Degrees Functional Further General Given Indication Inherited Liberating Material Music Them Varying Were]
My intention when I came into this industry was to be a musician, not necessarily a recording artist, just a musician in general. And that's the reason I went to college and got my degree, which has been great for me. It's helped me a lot with my career. Jon Secada
[ Artist Been Came Career College Degree General Got Great Helped Industry Intention Into Just Lot Musician Necessarily Reason Recording Went Which]
A general loathing of a gang or sect usually has some sound basis in instinct. Ezra Pound
[ Basis Gang General Instinct Loathing Sect Some Sound Usually]
There are some people that the press like to pick on and not just the gay press, but the press in general. And some people, the press just doesn't care about at all. Nathan Lane
[ Care Gay General Just Pick Press Some]
I consider nothing low but ignorance, vice, and meanness, characteristics generally found where the animal propensities predominate over the higher sentiments. William John Wills
[ Animal Characteristics Consider Found Generally Higher Ignorance Low Meanness Nothing Over Predominate Sentiments Vice Where]
I always thought marketing in general was an interesting kind of thing. I always liked commercials and billboards. Carrot Top
[ Always Billboards Commercials General Interesting Kind Liked Marketing Thing Thought]
Bill and Hillary Clinton have one central idea in their uncluttered, ambitious minds: Hillary in 2008. Let Bush get re-elected, use the '04 primaries and general election to clean out the underbrush of competing Democratic candidates, and proceed unimpeded to the '08 nomination. Dick Morris
[ Ambitious Bill Bush Candidates Central Clean Clinton Competing Democratic Election General Get Hillary Idea Minds Nomination Out Primaries Proceed Re-Elected Their Use]
History, in general, only informs us of what bad government is. Thomas Jefferson
[ Bad General Government History Informs Only Us]
I think generally playing live is a crap idea. So much of stage work is the presentation of personality, and I've never been interested in that. Brian Eno
[ Been Crap Generally Idea Interested Live Much Never Personality Playing Presentation Stage Think Work]
We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique. Benjamin Jowett
[ Action Always Attain Cannot Concrete General Health Individualized Justice Kindness Learning Seek Specific Unique Wealth]
I am not generally regarded as a pleasant or socially minded fellow. Caryl Chessman
[ Am Fellow Generally Minded Pleasant Regarded Socially]
As to my success here I cannot say much as yet: the Indians seem generally kind, and well-disposed towards me, and are mostly very attentive to my instructions, and seem willing to be taught further. David Brainerd
[ Attentive Cannot Further Generally Here Indians Instructions Kind Mostly Much Say Seem Success Taught Towards Very Willing Yet]
General Washington had rather incautiously encamped the bulk of his army on Long Island - a large and plentiful district about two miles from the city of New York. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Army Bulk City District General Had His Island Large Long Miles New Plentiful Rather Two Washington York]
There are so few women in general who aren't completely threatened and confused by other women's success. It's very disappointing. Sandra Bernhard
[ Completely Confused Disappointing Few General Other Success Threatened Very Women]
No law of nature, however general, has been established all at once; its recognition has always been preceded by many presentiments. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Always Been Established General However Law Many Nature Once Preceded Recognition]
Decisions! And a general, a commander in chief who has not got the quality of decision, then he is no good. Bernard Law Montgomery
[ Chief Commander Decision Decisions General Good Got Quality Then]
If you look at the publishers I've worked with, generally, they're a great bunch. Creation is unlike any other publishing house you can think of. The people I've worked with have integrity and intelligence and, almost always, less money than ideas. Peter Sotos
[ Almost Always Any Bunch Creation Generally Great House Ideas Integrity Intelligence Less Look Money Other Publishers Publishing Than Think Unlike Worked]
I do not intend to dispute in any way the need for defence cuts and the need for government spending cuts in general. I do not share a not in my backyard approach to government spending reductions. Stephen Harper
[ Any Approach Backyard Cuts Defence Dispute General Government Intend Need Reductions Share Spending Way]
I think my fascination is less with genre figures than with writers in general. Eric Brown
[ Fascination Figures General Genre Less Than Think Writers]
To think the world therefore a general Bedlam, or place of madmen, and oneself a physician, is the most necessary point of present wisdom: an important imagination, and the way to happiness. Thomas Traherne
[ General Happiness Imagination Important Madmen Most Necessary Oneself Physician Place Point Present Therefore Think Way Wisdom World]
Here in Davos, it is generally assumed that there is now only one god - the market. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
[ Assumed Generally God Here Market Now Only]
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is only in the conclusions; their reasons are always different. George Santayana
[ Agree Always Conclusions Different Friends Generally Men Only Reasons Same Sex Their Women]
There is insufficient support for the police and safety and law enforcement, in general, in the city council. Steve Chabot
[ City Council Enforcement General Insufficient Law Police Safety Support]
I've owned more sofas than I've had husbands. Both sag in the end, but I generally fall out of love with the furniture quicker than the men. Janet Street-Porter
[ Both End Fall Furniture Generally Had Husbands Love Men More Out Owned Quicker Sag Than]
A small species of pinus was much prized, and, when dwarfed in the manner of the Chinese, fetched a very high price; it is generally grafted on a variety of the stone pine. Robert Fortune
[ Chinese Dwarfed Generally Grafted High Manner Much Pine Price Prized Small Species Stone Variety Very]
To me, a sex scene in a movie generally means a gratuitous scene that doesn't serve the story but gives a kind of excuse - we've got these two actors, we want to see them naked, so let's bring in the music and the soft light. Joseph Gordon-Levitt
[ Actors Bring Excuse Generally Gives Got Gratuitous Kind Light Means Movie Music Naked Scene See Serve Sex Soft Story Them These Two Want]
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]
Telephones are a virtual necessity - not a luxury - and the revenues collected by this tax flow into the general fund. But this once temporary tax remains and costs American taxpayers, our small businesses and families almost $6 billion dollars a year. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Almost American Billion Businesses Collected Costs Dollars Families Flow Fund General Into Luxury Necessity Once Our Remains Revenues Small Tax Taxpayers Telephones Temporary Virtual Year]
The voice of the people has been said to be the voice of God; and, however generally this maxim has been quoted and believed, it is not true to fact. The people are turbulent and changing, they seldom judge or determine right. Alexander Hamilton
[ Been Believed Changing Determine Fact Generally God However Judge Maxim Quoted Right Said Seldom True Turbulent Voice]
Mail armor continued in general use till about the year 1300, when it was gradually supplanted by plate armor, or suits consisting of pieces or plates of solid iron, adapted to the different parts of the body. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Adapted Armor Body Consisting Continued Different General Gradually Iron Mail Parts Pieces Plate Plates Solid Suits Supplanted Till Use Year]
When I'm not at the keyboard, I'm generally reading, practicing tai chi or middle eastern dance, or cooking. Sarah Zettel
[ Chi Cooking Dance Eastern Generally Keyboard Middle Practicing Reading]
Well, as you know, General Motors does not make hybrids. Ford only made 4,000 hybrids last year. Ed Markey
[ Does Ford General Hybrids Know Last Made Make Motors Only Well Year]
The connection which formerly existed between the Government and banks was in reality injurious to both, as well as to the general interests of the community at large. Martin Van Buren
[ Banks Between Both Community Connection Existed Formerly General Government Injurious Interests Large Reality Well Which]
I did that all the more, if I may say so, because I was aware of the fact that there is an inclination to go to extremes in German people, and in the German character generally. Fritz Sauckel
[ Aware Because Character Did Extremes Fact Generally German Go Inclination May More Say]
Of course it can be said of jails, too, that they try - by punishing the troublesome - to deter others. No doubt, in certain instances this deterrence actually works. But generally speaking it fails conspicuously. Barbara Deming
[ Actually Certain Conspicuously Course Deter Deterrence Doubt Fails Generally Instances Jails Others Punishing Said Speaking Too Troublesome Try Works]
Advertising generally works to reinforce consumer trends rather than to initiate them. Michael Schudson
[ Advertising Consumer Generally Initiate Rather Reinforce Than Them Trends Works]
I've had some of the best craft services on independent movies, actually, because they get more creative, generally, with a smaller budget. The work is still the same. I didn't really notice the difference other than I was getting dressed behind a curtain, basically. Jennifer Beals
[ Actually Basically Because Behind Best Budget Craft Creative Curtain Difference Dressed Generally Get Getting Had Independent More Movies Notice Other Really Same Services Smaller Some Still Than Work]
All generalizations are false, including this one. Mark Twain
[ False Generalizations Including]
A husband's mother and his wife had generally better be visitors than inmates. Samuel Richardson
[ Better Generally Had His Husband Inmates Mother Than Visitors Wife]
The desire to be rewarded for one's creativity does not justify depriving the world in general of all or part of that creativity. Richard Stallman
[ Creativity Depriving Desire Does General Justify Part Rewarded World]
I had an immense advantage over many others dealing with the problem inasmuch as I had no fixed ideas derived from long-established practice to control and bias my mind, and did not suffer from the general belief that whatever is, is right. Henry Bessemer
[ Advantage Belief Bias Control Dealing Derived Did Fixed General Had Ideas Immense Inasmuch Many Mind Others Over Practice Problem Right Suffer Whatever]
This submission is a restraint of liberty, but could be of no effect as to the good intended, unless it were general; nor general, unless it were natural. Algernon Sydney
[ Could Effect General Good Intended Liberty Natural Nor Restraint Submission Unless Were]
Our plants had now increased to 252: as they were all kept on shore at the tent I augmented the guard there, though from the general conduct of the natives there did not appear the least occasion for so much caution. William Bligh
[ Appear Augmented Caution Conduct Did General Guard Had Increased Kept Least Much Natives Now Occasion Our Plants Shore Tent Though Were]
Man in general, if reduced to himself, is too wicked to be free. Joseph de Maistre
[ Free General Himself Man Reduced Too Wicked]
The cultural contrast I saw between religions... Catholics have a lot of mediators, going through saints and Mary or whatever. Protestants in general say things to God directly. Robert Duvall
[ Between Catholics Contrast Cultural Directly General God Going Lot Mary Protestants Religions Saints Saw Say Things Through Whatever]
One of the worst of errors would be the general admission of the proposition that a Government has no right to interfere for any purpose except for that of affording protection. Nassau William Senior
[ Admission Affording Any Errors Except General Government Interfere Proposition Protection Purpose Right Worst Would]
We know, in other words, the general conditions in which what we call, somewhat misleadingly, an equilibrium will establish itself: but we never know what the particular prices or wages are which would exist if the market were to bring about such an equilibrium. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Bring Call Conditions Equilibrium Establish Exist General Itself Know Market Never Other Particular Prices Somewhat Such Wages Were Which Will Words Would]
One cannot be too extreme in dealing with social ills; the extreme thing is generally the true thing. Emma Goldman
[ Cannot Dealing Extreme Generally Ills Social Thing Too True]
General Sherman looked upon journalists as a nuisance and a danger at headquarters and in the field, and acted toward them accordingly, then as throughout his great war career. Henry Villard
[ Accordingly Acted Career Danger Field General Great Headquarters His Journalists Looked Nuisance Sherman Them Then Throughout Toward Upon War]
It has been generally the custom of writers on natural history to take the habits and instincts of animals as the fixed point, and to consider their structure and organization as specially adapted to be in accordance with them. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Accordance Adapted Animals Been Consider Custom Fixed Generally Habits History Instincts Natural Organization Point Specially Structure Take Their Them Writers]
But generally speaking, I tend to be quiet and introspective. Rowan Atkinson
[ Generally Introspective Quiet Speaking Tend]
I'm pretty selective. I generally edit the contact sheets and then do work prints. Because I have my own lab and printers, I can afford the luxury of going through the contact sheets for black-and-white, making up work prints, seeing them big, and honing them down. Herb Ritts
[ Afford Because Big Black-And-White Contact Down Edit Generally Going Honing Lab Luxury Making Own Pretty Printers Prints Seeing Selective Sheets Them Then Through Up Work]
There are reasons for believing that the English increase will far surpass others, and that the diffusion of the United States will ultimately produce the general population of America. Ezra Stiles
[ America Believing Diffusion English Far General Increase Others Population Produce Reasons States Surpass Ultimately United Will]
Nothing is more generally known than our duties which belong to Christianity; and yet, how amazing is it, nothing is less practiced? George Whitefield
[ Amazing Belong Christianity Duties Generally How Known Less More Nothing Our Practiced Than Which Yet]
General Howe turned out some German wild boars and sows in his forests, to the great terror of the neighbourhood; and, at one time, a wild bull or buffalo: but the country rose upon them and destroyed them. Gilbert White
[ Buffalo Bull Country Destroyed Forests General German Great His Howe Neighbourhood Out Rose Some Sows Terror Them Time Turned Upon Wild]
Like a good general, I treated everyone who wasn't with me as against me. Michael Dukakis
[ Against Everyone General Good Treated]
At least for the people who send me mail about a new language that they're designing, the general advice is: do it to learn about how to write a compiler. Dennis Ritchie
[ Advice Compiler Designing General How Language Learn Least Mail New Send Write]
I hesitate to predict whether this theory is true. But if the general opinion of Mankind is optimistic then we're in for a period of extreme popularity for science fiction. David Eddings
[ Extreme Fiction General Hesitate Mankind Opinion Optimistic Period Popularity Predict Science Then Theory True Whether]
I left General Magic in 1996 to become an Internet hobbyist - got a T-1 line to my house. At one point I had all four food banks of the Bay Area hosted from this house here. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Area Banks Bay Become Food Four General Got Had Here Hosted House Internet Left Line Magic Point]
No - I'm quite calm inside during the game for most of the time - not 100%, but generally very calm. Vladimir Kramnik
[ Calm During Game Generally Inside Most Quite Time Very]
Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils to their wives. John Gay
[ Devils Generally Good Their Very Whores Wives]
FOR a long time the conviction has been dimly felt in the community that, without prejudice to existing institutions, the legal day of weekly rest might be employed to advantage for purposes affecting the general good. Felix Adler
[ Advantage Affecting Been Community Conviction Day Dimly Employed Existing Felt General Good Institutions Legal Long Might Prejudice Purposes Rest Time Weekly Without]
Where there is mystery, it is generally suspected there must also be evil. Lord Byron
[ Also Evil Generally Must Mystery Suspected Where]
I think probably like seeing women fight because we're generally not thought to be strong, especially in the case of this movie. Chiaki Kuriyama
[ Because Case Especially Fight Generally Movie Probably Seeing Strong Think Thought Women]
Lyrics have to be underwritten. That's why poets generally make poor lyric writers because the language is too rich. You get drowned in it. Stephen Sondheim
[ Because Drowned Generally Get Language Lyric Lyrics Make Poets Poor Rich Too Why Writers]
Generally, cars were not built to sit on dealer lots. It encourages the wrong kind of behavior in the whole system. Rick Wagoner
[ Behavior Built Cars Dealer Encourages Generally Kind Lots Sit System Were Whole Wrong]
Laws are generally found to be nets of such a texture, as the little creep through, the great break through, and the middle-sized are alone entangled in it. William Shenstone
[ Alone Break Creep Entangled Found Generally Great Laws Little Nets Such Texture Through]
In general I love to eat anything. I enjoy anything that is well prepared, a good spaghetti, lasagna, taco, steak, sushi, refried beans. Martin Yan
[ Anything Beans Eat Enjoy General Good Love Prepared Spaghetti Steak Sushi Well]
I think landscape photography in general is somewhat undervalued. Galen Rowell
[ General Landscape Photography Somewhat Think Undervalued]
The essence of cinema is editing. It's the combination of what can be extraordinary images of people during emotional moments, or images in a general sense, put together in a kind of alchemy. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Alchemy Cinema Combination During Editing Emotional Essence Extraordinary General Images Kind Moments Put Sense Together]
Inconsistencies in men are generally testimony to their immaturity. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Generally Immaturity Inconsistencies Men Testimony Their]
Familiar life, tending to sordidness, had been succeeded by remote life, generally idealized; historical detail had been brought in to teach readers who were being entertained. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Been Being Brought Detail Entertained Familiar Generally Had Historical Idealized Life Readers Remote Succeeded Teach Tending Were]
I would guess that the decision to create a small special purpose language or use an existing general purpose language is one of the toughest decisions that anyone facing the need for a new language must make. Guido van Rossum
[ Anyone Create Decision Decisions Existing Facing General Guess Language Make Must Need New Purpose Small Special Toughest Use Would]
Moreover, only a strong and united scientific opinion imposing the intrinsic value of scientific progress on society at large can elicit the support of scientific inquiry by the general public. Michael Polanyi
[ Elicit General Imposing Inquiry Intrinsic Large Moreover Only Opinion Progress Public Scientific Society Strong Support United Value]
Then, after I came home from Europe, I found I was under condemnation; and I was condemned at that time because I did not endorse the financial policy of the General Conference. John Harvey Kellogg
[ After Because Came Condemnation Condemned Conference Did Endorse Europe Financial Found General Home Policy Then Time Under]
Lovers may be and indeed generally are enemies, but they never can be friends, because there must always be a spice of jealousy and a something of Self in all their speculations. George Byron
[ Always Because Enemies Friends Generally Indeed Jealousy Lovers May Must Never Self Something Speculations Spice Their]
The cause of justice is the cause of humanity. Its advocates should overflow with universal good will. We should love this cause, for it conduces to the general happiness of mankind. William Godwin
[ Advocates Cause General Good Happiness Humanity Justice Love Mankind Overflow Should Universal Will]
The political status legislation which emerged in Congress in 1990 and 1991 did not receive the support needed for enactment into law during my tenure as Attorney General. Dick Thornburgh
[ Attorney Congress Did During Emerged Enactment General Into Law Legislation Needed Political Receive Status Support Tenure Which]
As a general rule, people disappoint you as you know them. Maria Mitchell
[ Disappoint General Know Rule Them]
There is a rising generation in this country who do not know God because of a general decay of religion. Arthur Middleton
[ Because Country Decay General Generation God Know Religion Rising]
Even for practical purposes theory generally turns out the most important thing in the end. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ End Even Generally Important Most Out Practical Purposes Theory Thing Turns]
The more specific you are, the more general it'll be. Diane Arbus
[ General More Specific]
Infelicity is an ill to which all acts are heir which have the general character of ritual or ceremonial, all conventional acts. J. L. Austin
[ Acts Ceremonial Character Conventional General Heir Ill Ritual Which]
People in general are equally horrified at hearing the Christian religion doubted, and at seeing it practiced. Samuel Butler
[ Christian Doubted Equally General Hearing Horrified Practiced Religion Seeing]
But the first the general public learned about the discovery was the news of the destruction of Hiroshima by the atom bomb. A splendid achievement of science and technology had turned malign. Science became identified with death and destruction. Joseph Rotblat
[ Achievement Atom Became Bomb Death Destruction Discovery First General Had Hiroshima Identified Learned Malign News Public Science Splendid Technology Turned]
I also paint, draw and I'm into film and photography as well, and the same thing applies to all of them. You're presenting this material to the general public and hoping that they're going to 'get' what you're doing. Some don't, some do. Paul Kane
[ Also Applies Doing Draw Film General Get Going Hoping Into Material Paint Photography Presenting Public Same Some Them Thing Well]
All generalizations are false, including this one. Alexander Chase
[ False Generalizations Including]
In each colony in 1750 were to be found two sets of governing organizations, - the local and the general. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Colony Each Found General Governing Local Organizations Sets Two Were]
Nature generally struggles against this treatment for a while, until her powers seem in a great measure exhausted, when she quietly yields to the power of the art. Robert Fortune
[ Against Art Exhausted Generally Great Her Measure Nature Power Powers Quietly Seem She Struggles Treatment Until While Yields]
It's part of the general global hypnotism to accept lies as the new truth. Alan Rudolph
[ Accept General Global Lies New Part Truth]
To revolt is a natural tendency of life. Even a worm turns against the foot that crushes it. In general, the vitality and relative dignity of an animal can be measured by the intensity of its instinct to revolt. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Against Animal Crushes Dignity Even Foot General Instinct Intensity Life Measured Natural Relative Revolt Tendency Turns Vitality Worm]
When a man fails to see the truth of certain generally accepted views, there is no law compelling him to provoke animosity by announcing his dissent. George Henry Lewes
[ Accepted Animosity Announcing Certain Compelling Dissent Fails Generally Him His Law Man Provoke See Truth Views]
Nine-tenths of tactics are certain, and taught in books: but the irrational tenth is like the kingfisher flashing across the pool, and that is the test of generals. T. E. Lawrence
[ Across Books Certain Flashing Generals Irrational Nine-Tenths Pool Tactics Taught Tenth Test]
I went to a general store. They wouldn't let me buy anything specifically. Steven Wright
[ Anything Buy General Specifically Store Went]
Yes, a general principle that comes out of research behind Good to Eat is that there are no world religions that have acted to decrease the potential for the nutritional well-being of their followers. Marvin Harris
[ Acted Behind Comes Decrease Eat Followers General Good Nutritional Out Potential Principle Religions Research Their Well-Being World Yes]
In general, the philological movement opened up countless sources relevant to linguistic issues, treating them in quite a different spirit from traditional grammar; for instance, the study of inscriptions and their language. But not yet in the spirit of linguistics. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Countless Different General Grammar Inscriptions Instance Issues Language Linguistic Linguistics Movement Opened Quite Relevant Sources Spirit Study Their Them Traditional Treating Up Yet]
In Germany air became generally accepted Berlin in this area. It operated with 45 airplanes within the Low Cost range from Germany, and is one the most successful carriers in Europe. Niki Lauda
[ Accepted Air Airplanes Area Became Berlin Carriers Cost Europe Generally Germany Low Most Operated Range Successful Within]
Deep down, no one really believes they have a right to live. But this death sentence generally stays tucked away, hidden beneath the difficulty of living. If that difficulty is removed from time to time, death is suddenly there, unintelligibly. Jean Baudrillard
[ Away Believes Beneath Death Deep Difficulty Down Generally Hidden Live Living Really Removed Right Sentence Stays Suddenly Time Tucked]
Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true. Leonard Cohen
[ Acute Compassion Despair Faith Generals Judges Justice Killing More Priests Secretly Their Triumph True Will]
Then, again, the ability to organize and conduct industrial, commercial, or financial enterprises is rare; the great captains of industry are as rare as great generals. William Graham Sumner
[ Ability Again Captains Commercial Conduct Enterprises Financial Generals Great Industrial Industry Organize Rare Then]
I like the bad-boy types. Generally the guy I'm attracted to is the guy in the club with all the tattoos and nail polish. He's usually the lead singer in a punk band and plays guitar. But my serious boyfriends are relatively clean-cut, nice guys. So it's strange. Megan Fox
[ Attracted Band Boyfriends Club Generally Guitar Guy Guys Lead Nail Nice Plays Polish Punk Relatively Serious Singer Strange Tattoos Types Usually]
A good general rule is to state that the bouquet is better than the taste, and vice versa. Stephen Potter
[ Better Bouquet General Good Rule State Taste Than Versa Vice]
Success, in a generally accepted sense of the term, means the opportunity to experience and to realize to the maximum the forces that are within us. David Sarnoff
[ Accepted Experience Forces Generally Maximum Means Opportunity Realize Sense Success Term Us Within]
I am also a writer. That is a fact not known by the public in general. Bob Kane
[ Also Am Fact General Known Public Writer]
Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things. Alexander Hamilton
[ Calculate Cannot Change Consist Constitutions General Must Necessarily Only Permanent Possible Provisions Reason Should Things]
In the United States, commentators recognize that, generally speaking, most people who hold liberal positions over a range of issues will likely vote Democratic, while most people, again generally speaking, who hold conservative positions will vote Republican. Stockwell Day
[ Again Commentators Conservative Democratic Generally Hold Issues Liberal Likely Most Over Positions Range Recognize Republican Speaking States United Vote While Will]
In general we are least aware of what our minds do best. Marvin Minsky
[ Aware Best General Least Minds Our]
There is a growing acceptance and interest in publicly funded school choice as a catalyst for education reform in general and a way to empower parents to be education reformers. John T. Walton
[ Acceptance Catalyst Choice Education Empower Funded General Growing Interest Parents Publicly Reform Reformers School Way]
Facts are stupid until brought into connection with some general law. Louis Agassiz
[ Brought Connection Facts General Into Law Some Stupid Until]
Ice shelves in general have episodic carvings and there can be large icebergs breaking off - I'm talking 100km or 200km long - every 10 or 20 or 50 years. Ian Allison
[ Breaking Carvings Episodic Every General Ice Large Long Off Shelves Talking Years]
I've been on such a losing streak that if I had been around I would have taken General Custer and given points. Joe E. Lewis
[ Around Been Custer General Given Had Losing Points Streak Such Taken Would]
During my nearly five years as director-general of WHO, high-level policymakers have increasingly recognized that health is central to sustainable development. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Central Development During Five Health High-Level Increasingly Nearly Policymakers Recognized Sustainable Years]
It is, I think, particularly in periods of acknowledged crisis that scientists have turned to philosophical analysis as a device for unlocking the riddles of their field. Scientists have not generally needed or wanted to be philosophers. Thomas Kuhn
[ Acknowledged Analysis Crisis Device Field Generally Needed Particularly Periods Philosophers Philosophical Riddles Scientists Their Think Turned Unlocking Wanted]
Really the topic of breakfast cereal is generally a very boring one. Joshua Homme
[ Boring Breakfast Cereal Generally Really Topic Very]
The vast majority of human beings dislike and even actually dread all notions with which they are not familiar... Hence it comes about that at their first appearance innovators have generally been persecuted, and always derided as fools and madmen. Aldous Huxley
[ Actually Always Appearance Been Beings Comes Dislike Dread Even Familiar First Fools Generally Hence Human Innovators Madmen Majority Notions Persecuted Their Vast Which]
The tests which showed that this was the only rifle which had the markings which were shown on the bullets; the fact that a man was seen by several witnesses, not identified, but seen in the window with the general description of what he looked like. John Sherman Cooper
[ Bullets Description Fact General Had Identified Looked Man Markings Only Rifle Seen Several Showed Shown Tests Were Which Window Witnesses]
These days there are a lot of people who just want to be famous. I think that comes from a naive place, because those people generally don't know what it's like. Catherine Keener
[ Because Comes Days Famous Generally Just Know Lot Naive Place These Think Those Want]
I don't know the first real thing about the dating game. I don't know how to talk to a specific person and connect. I just think you have to go to person by person and do the best you can with people in general. Jason Schwartzman
[ Best Connect Dating First Game General Go How Just Know Person Real Specific Talk Thing Think]
In general it can be said that a nation's art is greatest when it most reflects the character of its people. Edward Hopper
[ Art Character General Greatest Most Nation Reflects Said]
I'm sorry if the following sounds combative and excessively personal, but that's my general style. Ian Jackson
[ Combative Excessively Following General Personal Sorry Sounds Style]
Life is generally something that happens elsewhere. Alan Bennett
[ Elsewhere Generally Happens Life Something]
That's an interesting question. I would say that in general Americans know very little about the law. It's one of those things that most of us take for granted. Christopher Darden
[ Americans General Granted Interesting Know Law Little Most Question Say Take Things Those Us Very Would]
It struck me that working digitally with a small crew, I could lay out a general plan for Famous and hope for mistakes which would create something more than satire and something less than truthful reality. Griffin Dunne
[ Could Create Crew Digitally Famous General Hope Lay Less Mistakes More Out Plan Reality Satire Small Something Struck Than Truthful Which Working Would]
In any case, decisions on troop levels in the American system of government are not made by any general or set of generals but by the civilian leadership of the war effort. Bill Kristol
[ American Any Case Civilian Decisions Effort General Generals Government Leadership Levels Made Set System Troop War]
A man like Wilde was not free to live out of the closet as a homosexual, and women in general were not able to be truly themselves; there was no place for a woman's voice to be heard or for her to express her sexuality. Marisa Tomei
[ Able Closet Express Free General Heard Her Homosexual Live Man Out Place Sexuality Themselves Truly Voice Were Wilde Woman Women]
In the theatrical works we love and admire the most, the ending of the drama generally takes place offstage. Gustav Mahler
[ Admire Drama Ending Generally Love Most Offstage Place Takes Theatrical Works]
I think that generally music should be a positive thing, I like Bob Marley's attitude: he said that his goal in life was to single handedly fight all the evil in the world with nothing but music, and when he went to a place he didn't go to play, he went to conquer. Jon Fishman
[ Attitude Bob Conquer Evil Fight Generally Go Goal His Life Marley Music Nothing Place Play Positive Said Should Single Thing Think Went World]
In general, any incoming administration must carefully examine ('vet') its nominees for high public office. Richard V. Allen
[ Administration Any Carefully Examine General High Incoming Must Nominees Office Public Vet]
The day of the wedding went like these things generally do, full of anxious moments interspersed with black comedy. Janet Street-Porter
[ Anxious Black Comedy Day Full Generally Moments These Things Wedding Went]
The English have all the material requisites for the revolution. What they lack is the spirit of generalization and revolutionary ardour. Karl Marx
[ English Generalization Lack Material Revolution Revolutionary Spirit]
I have generally found that persons who had studied painting least were the best judges of it. William Hogarth
[ Best Found Generally Had Judges Least Painting Persons Studied Were]
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us. Socrates
[ Best Blessings General God Good Knows Our Prayers Should Us]
Writers of novels and romance in general bring a double loss to their readers; robbing them of their time and money; representing men, manners, and things, that never have been, or are likely to be. Mary Wortley Montagu
[ Been Bring Double General Likely Loss Manners Men Money Never Novels Readers Representing Robbing Romance Their Them Things Time Writers]
It takes 15,000 casualties to train a major general. Ferdinand Foch
[ Casualties General Major Takes Train]
The United States has made a massive effort since the end of the Second World War to secure the dominance of its films in foreign markets - an achievement generally pushed home politically, by writing clauses into various treaties and aid packages. Fredric Jameson
[ Achievement Aid Clauses Dominance Effort End Films Foreign Generally Home Into Made Markets Massive Packages Politically Pushed Second Secure Since States Treaties United Various War World Writing]
We discovered that there was a great deal of keen interest in America for the kinds of products that we thought could be produced here. Also there was an interest in Britain for Australian material generally. Ann Macbeth
[ Also America Australian Britain Could Deal Discovered Generally Great Here Interest Keen Kinds Material Produced Products Thought]
Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved. Joseph Addison
[ Contracted Dissolved Easily Friendships General Suddenly Therefore Wonder]
It is the function of science to discover the existence of a general reign of order in nature and to find the causes governing this order. And this refers in equal measure to the relations of man - social and political - and to the entire universe as a whole. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Causes Discover Entire Equal Existence Find Function General Governing Man Measure Nature Order Political Refers Reign Relations Science Social Universe Whole]
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. Dale Carnegie
[ Chance Dare Farthest Generally Goes Life Man Take Willing]
The problem with winter sports is that - follow me closely here - they generally take place in winter. Dave Barry
[ Closely Follow Generally Here Place Problem Sports Take Winter]
I honestly believe that TV generally is obsessed with the ratings battle to the point of cutting its own throat. Jonathan Dimbleby
[ Battle Believe Cutting Generally Honestly Obsessed Own Point Ratings Throat Tv]
I am perfectly conscious that this contempt and hatred underlies the general tone of the community towards us, and yet when I even remotely hint at the fact that we are not a favorite people I am accused of stirring up strife and setting barriers between the two sects. Emma Lazarus
[ Accused Am Barriers Between Community Conscious Contempt Even Fact Favorite General Hatred Hint Perfectly Remotely Sects Setting Stirring Strife Tone Towards Two Underlies Up Us Yet]
I think most of the art now is involved with a denial of any kind of absolute morality, or general morality. Donald Judd
[ Absolute Any Art Denial General Involved Kind Morality Most Now Think]
The thing generally raised on city land is taxes. Charles Dudley Warner
[ City Generally Land Raised Taxes Thing]
You have certain writing tools but generally creating something from nothing makes one quite mad and Cynthia and I are quite mad you know. Barry Mann
[ Certain Creating Cynthia Generally Know Mad Makes Nothing Quite Something Tools Writing]
Science is knowledge arranged and classified according to truth, facts, and the general laws of nature. Luther Burbank
[ According Arranged Classified Facts General Knowledge Laws Nature Science Truth]
I became a general contractor in my early 20s. I have been in the business for over 35 years. Gary Miller
[ Became Been Business Contractor Early General Over Years]
Who knows the minds of men and how they reason and what their methodology is? But I am not going to extrapolate from the General Conference backing out on my book and make it a personal issue. Walter Martin
[ Am Backing Book Conference Extrapolate General Going How Issue Knows Make Men Methodology Minds Out Personal Reason Their]
As attorney general, I can either look into it or I can ignore it because they're a bunch of powerful legislators... and I'm afraid they're going to cut my budget. Ben Chandler
[ Afraid Attorney Because Budget Bunch Cut Either General Going Ignore Into Legislators Look Powerful]
In fact, there was general agreement that minds can exist on nonbiological substrates and that algorithms are of central importance to the existence of minds. Vernor Vinge
[ Agreement Central Exist Existence Fact General Importance Minds]
There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring. Tim Roth
[ Acting Actor Boring Character Famous Generally Intention Just Less Life Means Person Pressure Pretty Rich Which Will Would Your]
In effect, to follow, not to force the public inclination; to give a direction, a form, a technical dress, and a specific sanction, to the general sense of the community, is the true end of legislature. Edmund Burke
[ Community Direction Dress Effect End Follow Force Form General Give Inclination Legislature Public Sanction Sense Specific Technical True]
A skilled Transition Team leader will set the general goals for a Transition, and then confer on the other team leaders working with him the power to implement those goals. Richard V. Allen
[ Confer General Goals Him Implement Leader Leaders Other Power Set Skilled Team Then Those Transition Will Working]
And the Marshall Plan, to us, meant a general who had turned into a secretary of state, and that the secretary of state saw the necessity of the reconstruction of these European countries that had suffered so heavily. Giovanni Agnelli
[ Countries European General Had Heavily Into Marshall Meant Necessity Plan Reconstruction Saw Secretary State Suffered These Turned Us]
The discussion of ideas as opposed to the American narcissistic obsession with what's going on with the self, that's the general thing people are talking about. Stanley Crouch
[ American Discussion General Going Ideas Narcissistic Obsession Opposed Self Talking Thing]
Do not share the knowledge with which you have been blessed with everyone in general, as you do with some people in particular; and know that there are some men in whom Allah, may He he glorified, has placed hidden secrets, which they are forbidden to reveal. Ali ibn Abi Talib
[ Allah Been Blessed Everyone Forbidden General Glorified Hidden Know Knowledge May Men Particular Placed Reveal Secrets Share Some Which Whom]
In reply, I can only plead that a discovery which seems to contradict the general tenor of previous investigations is naturally received with much hesitation. Charles Lyell
[ Contradict Discovery General Hesitation Investigations Much Naturally Only Plead Previous Received Reply Seems Tenor Which]
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]
The general who advances without coveting fame and retreats without fearing disgrace, whose only thought is to protect his country and do good service for his sovereign, is the jewel of the kingdom. Sun Tzu
[ Advances Country Disgrace Fame Fearing General Good His Jewel Kingdom Only Protect Retreats Service Sovereign Thought Whose Without]
I've never lost perspective on who I am. Well, maybe briefly, but generally I'm pretty balanced. Sting
[ Am Balanced Briefly Generally Lost Maybe Never Perspective Pretty Well]
We never can tell how our lives may work to the account of the general good, and we are not wise enough to know if we have fulfilled our mission or not. Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards
[ Account Enough Fulfilled General Good How Know Lives May Mission Never Our Tell Wise Work]
If you're trying to get someone who's sick with a fever off of a submarine and it's cold and raining outside, the only way in and out of a submarine, generally, is through a fairly narrow hatch. Laurel Clark
[ Cold Fairly Fever Generally Get Hatch Narrow Off Only Out Outside Raining Sick Someone Submarine Through Trying Way]
I think the nine justices think the solicitor general is the 35th clerk. Elena Kagan
[ Clerk General Justices Nine Think]
So the old Copenhagen interpretation needs to be generalized, needs to be replaced by something that can be used for the whole universe, and can be used also in cases where there is plenty of individuality and history. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Also Cases Copenhagen Generalized History Individuality Interpretation Needs Old Plenty Replaced Something Universe Used Where Whole]
My father's people... are from Fairfax in northern Virginia, just across the Mason-Dixon line. So it was an honour to play Lee, he was a great general. Robert Duvall
[ Across Father General Great Honour Just Lee Line Northern Play Virginia]
Our friends are generally ready to do everything for us, except the very thing we wish them to do. William Hazlitt
[ Everything Except Friends Generally Our Ready Them Thing Us Very Wish]
We must be part of the general staff at the inception, rather than the ambulance drivers at the bitter end. Lane Kirkland
[ Ambulance Bitter Drivers End General Inception Must Part Rather Staff Than]
Systems are to be appreciated by their general effects, and not by particular exceptions. James F. Cooper
[ Appreciated Effects Exceptions General Particular Systems Their]
The General Strike has taught the working class more in four days than years of talking could have done. Arthur Balfour
[ Class Could Days Done Four General More Strike Talking Taught Than Working Years]
Advances have fallen, generally, for everything except the biggest potential bestsellers. Given all the changes, both economic and technological, SF hasn't done too badly. Alan Dean Foster
[ Advances Badly Biggest Both Changes Done Economic Everything Except Fallen Generally Given Hasn Potential Sf Technological Too]
I am fond of depicting the lives of young folks for one thing, and if you have parts for girls or young men, you must absolutely have young people to fill them - that is generally acknowledged now. D. W. Griffith
[ Absolutely Acknowledged Am Depicting Fill Folks Fond Generally Girls Lives Men Must Now Parts Them Thing Young]
The aspect of congresses and such meetings generally to which I attach the greatest importance is the discussion. That is why people assemble: to hear different opinions, rather than to pass resolutions. Fredrik Bajer
[ Aspect Assemble Attach Congresses Different Discussion Generally Greatest Hear Importance Meetings Opinions Pass Rather Resolutions Such Than Which Why]
I don't think actresses' lives in general are very good. Claire Bloom
[ Actresses General Good Lives Think Very]
At first, I only laughed at myself. Then I noticed that life itself is amusing. I've been in a generally good mood ever since. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Amusing Been Ever First Generally Good Itself Laughed Life Mood Myself Noticed Only Since Then]
The enlightened ruler is heedful, and the good general full of caution. Sun Tzu
[ Caution Enlightened Full General Good Ruler]
When you do have songs where you're going to say something, some kind of statement about cultural or social stuff, that in general people love it. People love to be challenged in that way. Catie Curtis
[ Challenged Cultural General Going Kind Love Say Social Some Something Songs Statement Stuff Way Where]
After Land I wanted to continue exploring the theme but I needed a new challenge so turned to colour. I explored Bradford and produced a series of urban landscapes that I liked, but because Land had made such an impact on the general public my colour work wasn't reviewed. Fay Godwin
[ After Because Challenge Colour Continue Explored Exploring General Had Impact Land Landscapes Liked Made Needed New Produced Public Reviewed Series Such Theme Turned Urban Wanted Work]
Pianists don't argue too much generally because we have such a hard time just getting things right; arguing is for string players. Emanuel Ax
[ Argue Arguing Because Generally Getting Hard Just Much Pianists Players Right String Such Things Time Too]
Defining the terms of the debate generally dictates who's gonna' win it. Paul Begala
[ Debate Defining Dictates Generally Gonna Terms Win]
French novels generally treat of the relations of women to the world and to lovers, after marriage; consequently there is a great deal in French novels about adultery, about improper relations between the sexes, about many things which the English public would not allow. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Adultery After Allow Between Consequently Deal English French Generally Great Improper Lovers Many Marriage Novels Public Relations Sexes Things Treat Which Women World Would]
The problem with people who have no vices is that generally you can be pretty sure they're going to have some pretty annoying virtues. Elizabeth Taylor
[ Annoying Generally Going Pretty Problem Some Sure Vices Virtues]
In the clashes between ignorance and intelligence, ignorance is generally the aggressor. Paul Harris
[ Aggressor Between Clashes Generally Ignorance Intelligence]
The general revolt of a Nation cannot be called a Rebellion. Algernon Sydney
[ Called Cannot General Nation Rebellion Revolt]
It has pleased no less than surprised me that of the many studies whereby I have sought to extend the field of general chemistry, the highest scientific distinction that there is today has been awarded for those on catalysis. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Awarded Been Catalysis Chemistry Distinction Extend Field General Highest Less Many Pleased Scientific Sought Studies Surprised Than Those Today Whereby]
In the streets through which we passed, I must own the houses in general struck me as if they were dark and gloomy, and yet at the same time they also struck me as prodigiously great and majestic. Karl Philipp Moritz
[ Also Dark General Gloomy Great Houses Majestic Must Own Passed Same Streets Struck Through Time Were Which Yet]
The engineer, and more generally the designer, is concerned with how things ought to be - how they ought to be in order to attain goals, and to function. Herbert Simon
[ Attain Concerned Designer Engineer Function Generally Goals How More Order Ought Things]
The actual course is called fishery studies, and you study general aquatics and fishery management. Tom Felton
[ Actual Called Course General Management Studies Study]
My character is somebody who is smaller in stature and yet who's strong, so to see the fighting situations between people who are not generally thought of being strong is in itself unusual and therefore interesting, I think. Chiaki Kuriyama
[ Being Between Character Fighting Generally Interesting Itself See Situations Smaller Somebody Stature Strong Therefore Think Thought Unusual Yet]
Generally, the more weight you put on, the less effective you are. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Effective Generally Less More Put Weight]
I hope that what it comes down to at the end of the day is that people believe that I believe what I'm singing. It comes down to being believable. You don't have to be likeable; generally, though, I think I am. John Mayer
[ Am Being Believable Believe Comes Day Down End Generally Hope Likeable Singing Think Though]
So the thing I realized rather gradually - I must say starting about 20 years ago now that we know about computers and things - there's a possibility of a more general basis for rules to describe nature. Stephen Wolfram
[ Ago Basis Computers Describe General Gradually Know More Must Nature Now Possibility Rather Realized Rules Say Starting Thing Things Years]
Unaware of the absurdity of it, we introduce our own petty household rules into the economy of the universe for which the life of generations, peoples, of entire planets, has no importance in relation to the general development. Alexander Herzen
[ Absurdity Development Economy Entire General Generations Household Importance Into Introduce Life Our Own Peoples Petty Planets Relation Rules Unaware Universe Which]
I had the story, bit by bit, from various people, and, as generally happens in such cases, each time it was a different story. Edith Wharton
[ Bit Cases Different Each Generally Had Happens Story Such Time Various]
And I hope very much that the ALP will become increasingly engaged in the international discussions that are taking place amongst centre-left parties generally. Patricia Hewitt
[ Amongst Become Discussions Engaged Generally Hope Increasingly International Much Parties Place Taking Very Will]
The defendant wants to hide the truth because he's generally guilty. The defense attorney's job is to make sure the jury does not arrive at that truth. Alan Dershowitz
[ Arrive Attorney Because Defendant Defense Does Generally Guilty Hide Job Jury Make Sure Truth Wants]
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it. Elbert Hubbard
[ Days Doing Done Fast Generally Interrupted Man Moving Says Someone These World]
The pursuit of pretty formulas and neat theorems can no doubt quickly degenerate into a silly vice, but so can the quest for austere generalities which are so very general indeed that they are incapable of application to any particular. E. T. Bell
[ Any Application Austere Degenerate Doubt Formulas General Generalities Incapable Indeed Into Neat Particular Pretty Pursuit Quest Quickly Silly Theorems Very Vice Which]
Until the last great war, a general expectation of material improvement was an idea peculiar to Western man. Now war and its aftermath have made economic and social progress a political imperative in every quarter of the globe. Lester B. Pearson
[ Aftermath Economic Every Expectation General Globe Great Idea Imperative Improvement Last Made Man Material Now Peculiar Political Progress Quarter Social Until War Western]
No one can make me work harder than I do, so I'm generally not interested in who I am competing with. Victoria Principal
[ Am Competing Generally Harder Interested Make Than Work]
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor. Thomas Jefferson
[ Animal Apply Demands Devours Experience General His Kind Man Milder Only Own Poor Prey Rich Term Which]
A man's sentiments are generally just and right, while it is second selfish thought which makes him trim and adopt some other view. The best reforms are worked out when sentiment operates, as it does in women, with the indignation of righteousness. Leland Stanford
[ Adopt Best Does Generally Him Indignation Just Makes Man Operates Other Out Reforms Right Righteousness Second Selfish Sentiment Sentiments Some Thought Trim View Which While Women Worked]
The essence of a general's job is to assist in developing a clear sense of purpose to keep the junk from getting in the way of important things. Walter F. Ulmer
[ Assist Clear Developing Essence General Getting Important Job Junk Keep Purpose Sense Things Way]
Our thinking behind these agreements is that we want all jobs in General Motors to be good jobs. Charles E. Wilson
[ Agreements Behind General Good Jobs Motors Our These Thinking Want]
Elvis said, Miss Minnie, do you think it would be out of order if I go up and speak to General Stewart? I've always been such a fan of his. So Elvis went up to speak to the Stewarts. Minnie Pearl
[ Always Been Elvis Fan General Go His Minnie Miss Order Out Said Speak Stewart Such Think Up Went Would]
Generally students are the best vehicles for passing on ideas, for their thoughts are plastic and can be molded and they can adjust the ideas of old men to the shape of reality as they find it in villages and hills of China or in ghettos and suburbs of America. Theodore White
[ Adjust America Best China Find Generally Ghettos Hills Ideas Men Molded Old Passing Plastic Reality Shape Students Suburbs Their Thoughts Vehicles Villages]
Many attempts have been made by writers on art and poetry to define beauty in the abstract, to express it in the most general terms, to find some universal formula for it. Walter Pater
[ Abstract Art Attempts Beauty Been Define Express Find Formula General Made Many Most Poetry Some Terms Universal Writers]
To me I think artists in general make a statement - and for the rest of their lives - every album, every book - are variations on a theme. Mark Mothersbaugh
[ Album Artists Book Every General Lives Make Rest Statement Their Theme Think Variations]
Architecture in general is frozen music. Friedrich von Schelling
[ Architecture Frozen General Music]
Men in general are quick to believe that which they wish to be true. Julius Caesar
[ Believe General Men Quick True Which Wish]
A poet or prose narrator usually looks back on what he has achieved against a backdrop of the years that have passed, generally finding that some of these achievements are acceptable, while others are less so. Eyvind Johnson
[ Acceptable Achieved Achievements Against Back Backdrop Finding Generally Less Looks Narrator Others Passed Poet Prose Some These Usually While Years]
This is the beauty of the Qur'an: it asks you to reflect and reason, and not to worship the sun or moon but the One who has created everything. The Qur'an asks man to reflect upon the sun and moon and God's creation in general. Cat Stevens
[ Asks Beauty Created Creation Everything General God Man Moon Qur Reason Reflect Sun Upon Worship]
With acting, it was really more of a general kind of experience of really just loving being in the theater. Marisa Tomei
[ Acting Being Experience General Just Kind Loving More Really Theater]
I think there's a far more general audience now because I've done more populist stuff on telly. Jo Brand
[ Audience Because Done Far General More Now Populist Stuff Telly Think]
I don't surf the net in general. I have someone do it for me instead, because I find it sluggish. Brian May
[ Because Find General Instead Net Sluggish Someone Surf]
To the general public, show business may just mean the artistic part, but the dollar and cents element is the reality every performer has to face. Liza Minelli
[ Artistic Business Cents Dollar Element Every Face General Just May Mean Part Performer Public Reality Show]
The architecture profession has lost a lot of its integrity, especially in the USA. The general architect here has no scruples, no ambitions. Helmut Jahn
[ Ambitions Architect Architecture Especially General Here Integrity Lost Lot Profession Scruples Usa]
War coverage should be more than a parade of retired generals and retired government flacks posing as reporters. Amy Goodman
[ Coverage Generals Government More Parade Posing Reporters Retired Should Than War]
When Roosevelt came along, I approved of his program, generally. I figured an economic system should work for people, not vice versa. Sargent Shriver
[ Along Approved Came Economic Figured Generally His Program Roosevelt Should System Versa Vice Work]
In the long run, much public opinion is made in the universities; ideas generated there filter down through the teaching profession and the students into the general public. B. Carroll Reece
[ Down Filter General Generated Ideas Into Long Made Much Opinion Profession Public Run Students Teaching Through Universities]
What was past was past. I suppose that was the general attitude. V. S. Naipaul
[ Attitude General Past Suppose]
It does not seem, however, that organic chemists were much worried about barriers to rotation in organic molecules in general at that time because there was no technique available to demonstrate the phenomenon experimentally. Derek Harold Richard Barton
[ Available Barriers Because Chemists Demonstrate Does General However Molecules Much Organic Phenomenon Rotation Seem Technique Time Were Worried]
It is not possible, given any degree of optimism and generosity in regard to people in general, to set a time limit on creative reflection or a limitation on the number of people involved in the creation. Earle Brown
[ Any Creation Creative Degree General Generosity Given Involved Limit Limitation Number Optimism Possible Reflection Regard Set Time]
I think what we ought to be focusing on is that we are on path for the release of 75,000 pages of documents in connection with John Roberts' work in the White House, as in the counselor's office and as his time working as an assistant in the office of the attorney general. Alberto Gonzales
[ Assistant Attorney Connection Counselor Documents Focusing General His House John Office Ought Pages Path Release Roberts Think Time White Work Working]
I'm generally a very pragmatic person: that which works, works. Linus Torvalds
[ Generally Person Pragmatic Very Which Works]
It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles, and designs. Edmund Burke
[ Designs Discover Generally Men Principles Prosperity Real Season Temper Their]
The West German population would protest passionately if it knew what secret meetings between the federal chancellor, McCoy, and foreign and Nazi generals are planning. Walter Ulbricht
[ Between Chancellor Federal Foreign Generals German Knew Meetings Passionately Planning Population Protest Secret West Would]
It's generally much easier to kill an organization than to change it substantially. Kevin Kelly
[ Change Easier Generally Kill Much Organization Substantially Than]
Liberty cannot be preserved without general knowledge among the people. John Adams
[ Among Cannot General Knowledge Liberty Preserved Without]
Prophecy, however honest, is generally a poor substitute for experience. Benjamin Cardozo
[ Experience Generally Honest However Poor Prophecy Substitute]
Much of what is called investment is actually nothing more than mergers and acquisitions, and of course mergers and acquisitions are generally accompanied by downsizing. Susan George
[ Accompanied Acquisitions Actually Called Course Downsizing Generally Investment Mergers More Much Nothing Than]
My father has a general rule. He says if I haven't done it in real life I shouldn't do it on-screen. Natalie Portman
[ Done Father General Haven Life On-Screen Real Rule Says]
Every musician liked Peggy Lee, but not the general public. Mel Ferrer
[ Every General Lee Liked Musician Peggy Public]
I think I learned a lot from reading in general - even from reading badly written books. Margaret Haddix
[ Badly Books Even General Learned Lot Reading Think Written]
People generally have sex fairly young, and probably younger than they should be having it. Steve Carell
[ Fairly Generally Having Probably Sex Should Than Young Younger]
Most of them are pretty down records, pretty unhappy, pretty confused. Which only reflects how people in general were feeling, I mean really the sense that you get is society running down. Lester Bangs
[ Confused Down Feeling General Get How Mean Most Only Pretty Really Records Reflects Running Sense Society Them Unhappy Were Which]
Give tax breaks to large corporations, so that money can trickle down to the general public, in the form of extra jobs. Andrew Mellon
[ Breaks Corporations Down Extra Form General Give Jobs Large Money Public Tax Trickle]
If I am confirmed, I am confident that my colleagues on the Federal Open Market Committee and I will maintain the focus on long-term price stability as monetary policy's greatest contribution to general economic prosperity and maximum employment. Ben Bernanke
[ Am Colleagues Committee Confident Confirmed Contribution Economic Employment Federal Focus General Greatest Long-Term Maintain Market Maximum Monetary Open Policy Price Prosperity Stability Will]
As we take our places in the General Assembly and at the Council meetings, let us begin all our work in the name of God, for the solution of all our problems is a spiritual one. Warren R. Austin
[ Assembly Begin Council General God Meetings Name Our Places Problems Solution Spiritual Take Us Work]
The dangers of a concentration of all power in the general government of a confederacy so vast as ours are too obvious to be disregarded. Franklin Pierce
[ Concentration Confederacy Dangers Disregarded General Government Obvious Ours Power Too Vast]
Indeed, the whole company, although thin in flesh, and generally of slight forms, and limbs, especially, are as good looking and intelligent a body of men as we usually meet with. Lewis Tappan
[ Although Body Company Especially Flesh Forms Generally Good Indeed Intelligent Limbs Looking Meet Men Slight Thin Usually Whole]
You'll remember Dr. Rice said that several times: It was not a warning about the place and the method and the time - it was a general warning. And that points out the imperfection, if you would, of our intelligence. Lee H. Hamilton
[ Dr General Imperfection Intelligence Method Our Out Place Points Remember Rice Said Several Time Times Warning Would]
The more people involved in making a movie, the worse it is, generally. Catherine Keener
[ Generally Involved Making More Movie Worse]
The antagonism between the poet and the politician has generally been evident in all cultures. Salvatore Quasimodo
[ Antagonism Been Between Cultures Evident Generally Poet Politician]
A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Generally Means New Old Philosophy Practice Praise Some Vice]
The fact that the same symbolic programming primitives work for those as work for math kinds of things, I think, really validates the idea of symbolic programming being something pretty general. Stephen Wolfram
[ Being Fact General Idea Kinds Math Pretty Programming Really Same Something Symbolic Things Think Those Validates Work]
Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death. Miyamoto Musashi
[ Acceptance Death Generally Resolute Speaking Warrior Way]
When I was at Stratford, the very first thing that I was commissioned to work on was trying to make a musical out of the documentary material about the General Strike, which was the next big historical event in England, after the First World War. Trevor Nunn
[ After Big Commissioned Documentary England Event First General Historical Make Material Musical Next Out Stratford Strike Thing Trying Very War Which Work World]
If they are, then the only ultimate truths are the particulars of concrete experience, and no postulate or general assumption is inherent in science until its proceedings become systematic, or the truths already reached give direction to further research. Chauncey Wright
[ Already Assumption Become Concrete Direction Experience Further General Give Inherent Only Particulars Postulate Proceedings Reached Research Science Systematic Then Truths Ultimate Until]
Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible; it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Applied Consequence Country Democracy Distinct General Inflexible Justice Less Most Natural Only Pressing Principle Prompt Severe Terror Than Then Virtue Wants]
And I have no doubt that the American people generally believe the world is safer, and that we are safer, when we are stronger. Jeane Kirkpatrick
[ American Believe Doubt Generally Safer Stronger World]
The best way to study is to go to the Cecchetti method for about a year and draw onto all the highest points and then put that into the general method. Ninette de Valois
[ Best Draw General Go Highest Into Method Onto Points Put Study Then Way Year]
No rule is so general, which admits not some exception. Robert Burton
[ Admits Exception General Rule Some Which]
Impatience translates itself into a desire to have something immediate done about it all, and, as is generally the case with impatience, resolves itself in the easiest way that lies ready to hand. Edward Sapir
[ Case Desire Done Easiest Generally Hand Immediate Impatience Into Itself Lies Ready Resolves Something Translates Way]
The general will rules in society as the private will governs each separate individual. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Each General Governs Individual Private Rules Separate Society Will]
When I go to movies I generally want to be taken to another world. Darren Aronofsky
[ Another Generally Go Movies Taken Want World]
The tract through which we passed is generally very good land, with plenty of water; and there, as well as here, the country is neither rocky nor overrun with brush-wood. Junipero Serra
[ Country Generally Good Here Land Neither Nor Overrun Passed Plenty Rocky Through Tract Very Water Well Which]
Everyone assumes that novelists are smarter and more interesting. They're generally smarter and more interesting, but they're often very short. So it kind of cancels all the smart and interesting stuff out. Liev Schreiber
[ Assumes Everyone Generally Interesting Kind More Novelists Often Out Short Smart Smarter Stuff Very]
Generally, the French highly promote culture and the arts, and photography is in their blood. Herb Ritts
[ Arts Blood Culture French Generally Highly Photography Promote Their]
Dieting on New Year's Day isn't a good idea as you can't eat rationally but really need to be free to consume whatever is necessary, moment by moment, in order to ease your hangover. I think it would be much more sensible if resolutions began generally on January the second. Helen Fielding
[ Began Consume Day Dieting Ease Eat Free Generally Good Hangover Idea January Moment More Much Necessary Need New Order Rationally Really Resolutions Second Sensible Think Whatever Would Year Your]
It was also Hegel who established the view that the different philosophic systems that we find in history are to be comprehended in terms of development and that they are generally one-sided because they owe their origins to a reaction against what has gone before. Walter Kaufmann
[ Against Also Because Before Comprehended Development Different Established Find Generally Gone Hegel History One-Sided One-Sided Origins Owe Philosophic Reaction Systems Terms Their View]
I've decided that the political context is such that the only way reform will finally come about in the Russian military is that the deterioration goes beyond the point to which these old generals can stand up there and resist it. William Odom
[ Beyond Come Context Decided Deterioration Finally Generals Goes Military Old Only Point Political Reform Resist Russian Stand Such These Up Way Which Will]
The general fact is that the most effective way of utilizing human energy is through an organized rivalry, which by specialization and social control is, at the same time, organized co-operation. Charles Horton Cooley
[ Co-Operation Control Effective Energy Fact General Human Most Organized Rivalry Same Social Specialization Through Time Utilizing Way Which]
I made all my generals out of mud. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Generals Made Mud Out]
A proof of really great art is that it is generally true - it seldom falls into the misapprehensions to which minor art is liable. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Art Falls Generally Great Into Liable Minor Proof Really Seldom True Which]
Generally, I end up being the one thrown against the wall, because Zach is the drummer. He's stronger than me. Isaac Hanson
[ Against Because Being Drummer End Generally Stronger Than Thrown Up Wall]
I love Africa in general South Africa and West Africa, they are both great countries. Paris Hilton
[ Africa Both Countries General Great Love South West]
Hence that general is skilful in attack whose opponent does not know what to defend; and he is skilful in defense whose opponent does not know what to attack. Sun Tzu
[ Attack Defend Defense Does General Hence Know Opponent Skilful Whose]
The principal barrier to a general acceptance of the monist position is that it is counterintuitive. Michael Shermer
[ Acceptance Barrier General Position Principal]
And so, you can do hundreds and hundreds of studies showing a general factor and just so long as you restrict your populations, your testing materials and the kinds of situations you look at, you can keep finding the same wrong thing again and again. Robert Sternberg
[ Again Factor Finding General Hundreds Just Keep Kinds Long Look Materials Populations Restrict Same Showing Situations Studies Testing Thing Wrong Your]
I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts in human heads. George Santayana Science
[ Believe Between Dualism Facts General Heads Human Ideas Those]
Well, you know, I have always had an issue with the whole weight thing with people in general because I happen to love how big women look. I mean, it's all a perspective. It's all an opinion, and I think sort of the Rubenesque, voluptuous body is a lot sexier than the boney bag of bones with fake everything. Debi Mazar
[ Always Bag Because Big Body Bones Everything Fake General Had Happen How Issue Know Look Lot Love Mean Opinion Perspective Sexier Sort Than Thing Think Weight Well Whole Women]
In the general course of human nature, A power over a man's subsistence amounts to a power over his will. Alexander Hamilton
[ Amounts Course General His Human Man Nature Over Power Subsistence Will]
At the first general meeting of this Corporation in 1820, his Lordship presided; a circumstance, which may well be considered an era in the history of the Church of Upper Canada. John Strachan
[ Canada Church Circumstance Considered Corporation Era First General His History Lordship May Meeting Presided Upper Well Which]
Civilized men are more discourteous than savages because they know they can be impolite without having their skulls split, as a general thing. Robert E. Howard
[ Because Civilized General Having Know Men More Savages Skulls Split Than Their Thing Without]
Generally, I've got to say that all sounds, musics, noises since conception are bound to have influenced me. Hugh Hopper
[ Bound Conception Generally Got Influenced Musics Noises Say Since Sounds]
I think generally the Japanese players have more intensity in practice but generally I do the same things. Arsene Wenger
[ Generally Intensity Japanese More Players Practice Same Things Think]
In general, I do not agree with spying against one's country. Melita Norwood
[ Against Agree Country General Spying]
True, Heaven prohibits certain pleasures; but one can generally negotiate a compromise. Moliere
[ Certain Compromise Generally Heaven Negotiate Pleasures Prohibits True]
The human mind, I believe, cares for the True only in the general character of an epoch. Alfred de Vigny
[ Believe Cares Character Epoch General Human Mind Only True]
My understanding is that what was provided was general order of battle information, not operational intelligence. I certainly have no knowledge of US participation in preparing battle and strike packages and doubt strongly that that occurred. Frank Carlucci
[ Battle Certainly Doubt General Information Intelligence Knowledge Occurred Operational Order Packages Participation Preparing Provided Strike Strongly Understanding Us]
Since hydrogen is a constituent of most of our electrolytic solvents, the definition of an acid or base as a substance which gives up or takes up hydrogen ion would be more general than the one we used before, but it would not be universal. Gilbert Newton Lewis
[ Acid Base Before Constituent Definition General Gives Hydrogen More Most Our Since Substance Takes Than Universal Up Used Which Would]
Working with Benny was important for me and for black musicians in general. Lionel Hampton
[ Benny Black General Important Musicians Working]
Too rigid specialization is almost as bad for a historian's mind, and for his ultimate reputation, as too early an indulgence in broad generalization and synthesis. Samuel E. Morison
[ Almost Bad Broad Early Generalization His Historian Indulgence Mind Reputation Rigid Specialization Synthesis Too Ultimate]
We think in generalities, but we live in detail. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Detail Generalities Live Think]
I'm a four star general in this thing, and you don't rise to the ranks of a four star general by hanging about the house being the perfect dad. Sam Elliott
[ Being Dad Four General Hanging House Perfect Ranks Rise Star Thing]
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous. David Hume
[ Dangerous Errors Generally Only Philosophy Religion Ridiculous Speaking Those]
The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied. George Catlin
[ Abuse Am Applied Believe General Inclined Savage Sense Use Very Whom Word]
On my own I generally have very messy hair, wear jeans and sneakers. Jewel Kilcher
[ Generally Hair Jeans Messy Own Sneakers Very Wear]
Einstein was searching for String Theory. It not only reconciles General Relativity to Quantum Mechanics, but it reconciles Science and the Bible as well. Roy H. Williams
[ Bible Einstein General Mechanics Only Quantum Reconciles Relativity Science Searching String Theory Well]
I've always been struck by how unsuspicious people are in general, if you tell them what you're about. Martin C. Smith
[ Always Been General How Struck Tell Them]
I generally wake up, exercise and read through a huge amount of newspapers. I get to the office somewhere between 7:30 and 8:00 - my brothers and I are always the first ones in. Ivanka Trump
[ Always Amount Between Brothers Exercise First Generally Get Huge Newspapers Office Ones Read Somewhere Through Up Wake]
When men attempt bold gestures, generally it's considered romantic. When women do it, it's often considered desperate or psycho. Sarah Jessica Parker
[ Attempt Bold Considered Desperate Generally Gestures Men Often Psycho Romantic Women]
The majority is still at the General's disposal. Jared Sparks
[ Disposal General Majority Still]
No matter how hard you try to teach your cat general relativity, you're going to fail. Brian Greene
[ Cat Fail General Going Hard How Matter Relativity Teach Try Your]
In general, costumes are the first thing in life that let other people know who we are. They indicate who the person is without saying anything. Molly Parker
[ Anything Costumes First General Indicate Know Life Other Person Saying Thing Without]
The history of the last century shows, as we shall see later, that the advice given to governments by bankers, like the advice they gave to industrialists, was consistently good for bankers, but was often disastrous for governments, businessmen, and the people generally. Carroll Quigley
[ Advice Bankers Businessmen Century Consistently Disastrous Gave Generally Given Good Governments History Last Later Often See Shall Shows]
And, moreover, it is art in its most general and comprehensive form that is here discussed, for the dialogue embraces everything connected with it, from its greatest object, the state, to its least, the embellishment of sensuous existence. Friedrich Schleiermacher
[ Art Comprehensive Connected Dialogue Discussed Embraces Everything Existence Form General Greatest Here Least Moreover Most Object Sensuous State]
Now the reason the enlightened prince and the wise general conquer the enemy whenever they move and their achievements surpass those of ordinary men is foreknowledge. Sun Tzu
[ Achievements Conquer Enemy Enlightened Foreknowledge General Men Move Now Ordinary Prince Reason Surpass Their Those Whenever Wise]
At great, great remove sit the head of General Electric, the head of News Corp, the head of Viacom, or the head of this giant international corporation that wants these ratings. Norman Lear
[ Corp Corporation Electric General Giant Great Head International News Ratings Remove Sit These Viacom Wants]
The impossibility of a retreat makes no difference in the situation of men resolved to conquer or die; and, believe me, my friends, if your conquest could be bought with the blood of your general, he would most cheerfully resign a life which he has long devoted to his country. James Wolfe
[ Believe Blood Bought Cheerfully Conquer Conquest Could Country Devoted Die Difference Friends General His Impossibility Life Long Makes Men Most Resign Resolved Retreat Situation Which Would Your]
The balance of private good and general welfare is at the bottom of civilized morals; but the morals of the Heroic Age are founded on individuality, and on nothing else. Lascelles Abercrombie
[ Age Balance Bottom Civilized Else Founded General Good Heroic Individuality Morals Nothing Private Welfare]
The most important part of this is to prepare the athlete for life in general and then be able to compete. Alberto Juantorena
[ Able Athlete Compete General Important Life Most Part Prepare Then]
Nevertheless, as is a frequent occurrence in science, a general hypothesis was constructed from a few specific instances of a phenomenon. Sidney Altman
[ Constructed Few Frequent General Hypothesis Instances Nevertheless Occurrence Phenomenon Science Specific]
Having cakes as a business certainly changes things for me - I don't now sit at home doing a cake for the fun of it anymore. But it's an extremely happy and pleasureable business to run because people are generally buying cakes for celebrations. Jane Asher
[ Anymore Because Business Buying Cake Cakes Celebrations Certainly Changes Doing Extremely Fun Generally Happy Having Home Now Run Sit Things]
The business of a Political Economist is neither to recommend nor to dissuade, but to state general principles, which it is fatal to neglect, but neither advisable, nor perhaps practicable, to use as the sole, or even the principal, guides in the actual conduct of affairs. Nassau William Senior
[ Actual Advisable Affairs Business Conduct Economist Even Fatal General Guides Neglect Neither Nor Perhaps Political Practicable Principal Principles Recommend Sole State Use Which]
These people were well dressed in skins, had some guns, but armed generally with bows and arrows and such other instruments of war as are common among the Indians of the Missouri. William Henry Ashley
[ Among Armed Arrows Bows Common Dressed Generally Guns Had Indians Instruments Missouri Other Skins Some Such These War Well Were]
People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present. I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it. Sparky Anderson
[ Afraid Compete Faults Future Generally Got Live Living Past Present Them]
I generally wade in blind and trust to fate and instinct to see me through. Peter Straub
[ Blind Fate Generally Instinct See Through Trust Wade]
I have a tendency to go through my life at full speed and as a one-man band, and so I don't generally stop and take in other people enough to develop many relationships. I'm starting to regret that a bit. I want to change it. Gillian Anderson
[ Band Bit Change Develop Enough Full Generally Go Life Many One-Man Other Regret Relationships Speed Starting Stop Take Tendency Through Want]
There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors... But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity. Claud-Adrian Helvetius
[ Desire Disposition Esteem General Glory Happy Honor Honors Humanity Inspire Justice Love Men Mention Number Only Riches Same Small Strong Them These Virtue Which Whom]
Anthropology in general has always been fairly hospitable to female scholars, and even to feminist scholars. Clifford Geertz
[ Always Anthropology Been Even Fairly Female Feminist General Scholars]
Intensity like signal strength will generally fall off with distance from the source, although it also depends on the local conditions and the pathway from the source to the point. Charles Francis Richter
[ Also Although Conditions Depends Distance Fall Generally Intensity Local Off Pathway Point Signal Source Strength Will]
Amid the pressure of great events, a general principle gives no help. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Amid Events General Gives Great Help Pressure Principle]
If you're doing a large, complicated character with radio controls, it might take a number of people several months to make it and if you're talking about a quick little hand puppet, it could be made in 2 days, so there's enormous range there, and no real easy generalities. Jim Henson
[ Character Complicated Controls Could Days Doing Easy Enormous Generalities Hand Large Little Made Make Might Months Number Puppet Quick Radio Range Real Several Take Talking]
I put quite a few trees in last autumn. A lot of silver birch and a couple of native trees - just generally doing gardening, putting plants in and hedges in. It takes quite a lot of time and I love it. Sean Bean
[ Autumn Birch Couple Doing Few Gardening Generally Just Last Lot Love Native Plants Put Putting Quite Silver Takes Time Trees]
Blunders are an inescapable feature of war, because choice in military affairs lies generally between the bad and the worse. Allan Massie
[ Affairs Bad Because Between Blunders Choice Feature Generally Inescapable Lies Military War Worse]
Mad, is he? Then I hope he will bite some of my other generals. King George II
[ Bite Generals Hope Mad Other Some Then Will]
Greater public recognition will also be critical in encouraging prevention and early intervention, and more generally in building public support to meet the challenges of dementia. Julie Bishop
[ Also Building Challenges Critical Dementia Early Encouraging Generally Greater Intervention Meet More Prevention Public Recognition Support Will]
Man is a strange animal. He generally cannot read the handwriting on the wall until his back is up against it. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Against Animal Back Cannot Generally Handwriting His Man Read Strange Until Up Wall]
Each victim of suicide gives his act a personal stamp which expresses his temperament, the special conditions in which he is involved, and which, consequently, cannot be explained by the social and general causes of the phenomenon. Emile Durkheim
[ Act Cannot Causes Conditions Consequently Each Explained Expresses General Gives His Involved Personal Phenomenon Social Special Stamp Suicide Temperament Victim Which]
The men who start out with the notion that the world owes them a living generally find that the world pays its debt in the penitentiary or the poor house. William Graham Sumner
[ Debt Find Generally House Living Men Notion Out Owes Pays Penitentiary Poor Start Them World]
Germany can generally only pay if the Corridor and Upper Silesia will be handed back to Germany from Polish possession, and if besides somewhere on the earth colonial territory will be made available to Germany. Hjalmar Schacht
[ Available Back Besides Colonial Corridor Earth Generally Germany Handed Made Only Pay Polish Possession Somewhere Territory Upper Will]
It's hard to generalize, because they're all different. When I started, I decided to take as much advantage as I could of the freedom offered by the SF field. Walter Jon Williams
[ Advantage Because Could Decided Different Field Freedom Generalize Hard Much Offered Sf Started Take]
Darwin based his theory on generalizations that were strictly empirical. You can go out and see that organisms do vary, that variations are inherited, and that every organism is capable of increasing its numbers in sufficiently favorable circumstances. George C. Williams
[ Based Capable Circumstances Darwin Empirical Every Favorable Generalizations Go His Increasing Inherited Numbers Organism Organisms Out See Strictly Sufficiently Theory Variations Vary Were]
It is not the business of generals to shoot one another. Arthur Wellesley
[ Another Business Generals Shoot]
Hypocrisy is not generally a social sin, but a virtue. Judith Martin
[ Generally Hypocrisy Sin Social Virtue]
Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but of great talent; and men of no talent, but of one principle - that of obedience to their superiors. Wendell Phillips
[ Best Generally Great Kinds Life Men Obedience Political Principle Succeed Superiors Talent Their Two]
God as now generally conceived of is only the last witch. Samuel Butler
[ Conceived Generally God Last Now Only Witch]
One is that if women's sexuality in Africa wasn't under assault, if women were able to say no, if women weren't subject to predatory attacks by men, or predatory behaviour generally, then you would have a disease in Africa called AIDS. But you wouldn't have a pandemic. Stephen Lewis
[ Able Africa Aids Assault Attacks Behaviour Called Disease Generally Men Pandemic Predatory Say Sexuality Subject Then Under Were Weren Women Would]
Don Quixote is one that comes to mind in comparison to mine, in that they both involve journeys undertaken by older men. That is unusual, because generally the hero of a journey story is very young. David Guterson
[ Because Both Comes Comparison Generally Hero Involve Journey Journeys Men Mind Mine Older Quixote Story Undertaken Unusual Very Young]
The president of General Motors was in a foul humor. Arthur Hailey
[ Foul General Humor Motors President]
JAG is an acronym for the Judge Advocate General, which is the judicial system of the military. Catherine Bell
[ Advocate General Jag Judge Judicial Military System Which]
The world in general doesn't know what to make of originality; it is startled out of its comfortable habits of thought, and its first reaction is one of anger. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Anger Comfortable First General Habits Know Make Originality Out Reaction Startled Thought World]
But it's just that the whole country is making generally lousy films these days and has been for quite a while. That's the big problem that we all have to think about. Alexander Payne
[ Been Big Country Days Films Generally Just Lousy Making Problem Quite These Think While Whole]
To say that you now trust the Russian military command and control system because some Russian general told you from the bottom of his heart that's the case, strikes me as most unrealistic. William Odom
[ Because Bottom Case Command Control General Heart His Military Most Now Russian Say Some Strikes System Told Trust Unrealistic]
First, the year 2004, the year past, the Comptroller General of the United States, David A. Walker, said that arguably it was the worst year in American fiscal history, clearly setting our Nation on an unsustainable path. Jim Cooper
[ American Arguably Clearly David First Fiscal General History Nation Our Past Path Said Setting States United Unsustainable Walker Worst Year]
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions, but generally act according to custom. Francis Bacon
[ According Act Custom Generally Inclinations Ingrained Learning Opinions Speak Their Think Usually]
It is to be observed that every case of war averted is a gain in general, for it helps to form a habit of peace, and community habits long continued become standards of conduct. Elihu Root
[ Averted Become Case Community Conduct Continued Every Form Gain General Habit Habits Helps Long Observed Peace Standards War]
The first, or theoretic branch, that which explains the nature, production, and distribution of wealth, will be found to rest on a very few general propositions, which are the result of observation, or consciousness. Nassau William Senior
[ Branch Consciousness Distribution Explains Few First Found General Nature Observation Production Propositions Rest Result Theoretic Very Wealth Which Will]
Slaves are generally expected to sing as well as to work. Frederick Douglass
[ Expected Generally Sing Slaves Well Work]
Always think that in any area of the arts, you get maybe ten percent of people who are creative, original... and the rest are generally following on, copying. Hugh Hopper
[ Always Any Area Arts Copying Creative Following Generally Get Maybe Original Percent Rest Ten Think]
General Custer was a close observer and student of personal character. Buffalo Bill
[ Character Close Custer General Observer Personal Student]
There's a general culture in this country to cut all the trees. It makes me so angry because everyone is cutting and no one is planting. Wangari Maathai
[ Angry Because Country Culture Cut Cutting Everyone General Makes Planting Trees]
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art far more than art imitates life. Oscar Wilde
[ Art Desire Far General Imitates Life More Out Point Principle Than]
General Lee, this is no place for you. These men behind you are Georgians and Virginians. They have never failed you and will not fail you here. Will you boys? John Brown Gordon
[ Behind Boys Fail Failed General Georgians Here Lee Men Never Place These Will]
There is small risk a general will be regarded with contempt by those he leads, if, whatever he may have to preach, he shows himself best able to perform. Xenophon
[ Able Best Contempt General Himself Leads May Perform Preach Regarded Risk Shows Small Those Whatever Will]
A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset, will generally, in the end, betray itself. Titus Livius
[ Betray Carefully Concealed End Fraudulent Generally However Intent Itself Outset Will]
A tool is usually more simple than a machine; it is generally used with the hand, whilst a machine is frequently moved by animal or steam power. Charles Babbage
[ Animal Frequently Generally Hand Machine More Moved Power Simple Steam Than Tool Used Usually Whilst]
It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare. Edmund Burke
[ Anxious Error General Loudest Most Popular Public Suppose Welfare]
There is something so amiable in the prejudices of a young mind, that one is sorry to see them give way to the reception of more general opinions. Jane Austen
[ Amiable General Give Mind More Opinions Prejudices Reception See Something Sorry Them Way Young]
I am 73 years old. I was born in Jerusalem. I'm the first prime minister of Israel to be born here. I am the only former general to become a prime minister. Yitzhak Rabin
[ Am Become Born First Former General Here Israel Jerusalem Minister Old Only Prime Years]
Whenever nature leaves a hole in a person's mind, she generally plasters it over with a thick coat of self-conceit. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Coat Generally Hole Leaves Mind Nature Over Person Plasters She Thick Whenever]
My mother's side of the family was in the production side of theatre. My grandfather, Jose Vega, was a general manager for Neil Simon shows on Broadway. Yancy Butler
[ Broadway Family General Grandfather Manager Mother Neil Production Shows Side Simon Theatre Vega]
It is that of increasing knowledge of empirical fact, intimately combined with changing interpretations of this body of fact - hence changing general statements about it - and, not least, a changing a structure of the theoretical system. Talcott Parsons
[ Body Changing Combined Empirical Fact General Hence Increasing Interpretations Intimately Knowledge Least Statements Structure System Theoretical]
There are two phases to a movie. First you shoot the movie, and then you make the movie. Generally, post-production is longer than filming. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Filming First Generally Longer Make Movie Phases Post-Production Shoot Than Then Two]
Our goal has been to more effectively promote the value of publicly-supported research at our universities, both to the Congress and to the general public. Charles Vest
[ Been Both Congress Effectively General Goal More Our Promote Public Research Universities Value]
Nothing so comforts the military mind as the maxim of a great but dead general. Barbara Tuchman
[ Comforts Dead General Great Maxim Military Mind Nothing]
After that, Kasparov stepped back from chess which is, and I want this to be clear, not good for chess in general at all. As a whole, the current situation in the chess world leaves a lot to be desired. Anatoly Karpov
[ After Back Chess Clear Current Desired General Good Kasparov Leaves Lot Situation Stepped Want Which Whole World]
Why is it not just as likely that there were as many small general nearly at first as now, and as great a disproportion in the number of their species? Asa Gray
[ Disproportion First General Great Just Likely Many Nearly Now Number Small Species Their Were Why]
An idea is always a generalization, and generalization is a property of thinking. To generalize means to think. Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
[ Always Generalization Generalize Idea Means Property Think Thinking]
I couldn't do that as attorney general. Why? Because they are my clients. You can't say they're not doing what they ought to be doing when you are the attorney general. Christine Gregoire
[ Attorney Because Clients Doing General Ought Say Why]
The attorney general would call at 5 o'clock in the evening and say: 'Tomorrow morning we are going to try to integrate the University of Mississippi. Get us a memo on what we're likely to do, and what we can do if the governor sends the National Guard there.' Harold H. Greene
[ Attorney Call Clock Evening General Get Going Governor Guard Integrate Likely Mississippi Morning National Say Sends Tomorrow Try University Us Would]
I felt Joyce was an influence on my fiction, but in a very general way, as a kind of inspiration and a model for the beauty of language. Don DeLillo
[ Beauty Felt Fiction General Influence Inspiration Joyce Kind Language Model Very Way]
I think the problem starts with the general appreciation of the music in the larger society. Sonny Rollins
[ Appreciation General Larger Music Problem Society Starts Think]
Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities of history. Alphonse de Lamartine
[ Affairs Becomes Conceals Details Generalities History Human Itself Providence Unveiled]
It is the nature of truth in general, as of some ores in particular, to be richest when most superficial. Edgar Allan Poe
[ General Most Nature Particular Richest Some Superficial Truth]
The education that prepared me was my general education classes, which I tried to avoid when I was a stupid undergraduate, but which gave me the foundation of general knowledge that makes a career as a writer possible. Orson Scott Card
[ Avoid Career Classes Education Foundation Gave General Knowledge Makes Possible Prepared Stupid Tried Undergraduate Which Writer]
General principles... are to the facts as the root and sap of a tree are to its leaves. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Facts General Leaves Principles Root Sap Tree]
Mr. Gonzales' failure to respond to questions legitimately posed to him by the Senate raises grave doubts in my mind as to his fitness to serve the people of the United States as their Attorney General. Daniel Inouye
[ Attorney Doubts Failure Fitness General Gonzales Grave Him His Legitimately Mind Mr Posed Questions Raises Respond Senate Serve States Their United]
Dr. King's general principles are universal. But the things he confronted took place in another era. Al Sharpton
[ Another Confronted Dr Era General King Place Principles Things Took Universal]
I am only conscious of any satisfaction in Scientific Reading or thinking when it rounds off into a poetical generality and vagueness. Wilfred Owen
[ Am Any Conscious Generality Into Off Only Poetical Reading Rounds Satisfaction Scientific Thinking Vagueness]
Shields were generally made of wood, covered with leather, or some similar substance. To secure them, in some sort, from being cut through by the sword, they were surrounded with a hoop of metal. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Being Covered Cut Generally Hoop Leather Made Metal Secure Shields Similar Some Sort Substance Surrounded Sword Them Through Were Wood]
Because all of biology is connected, one can often make a breakthrough with an organism that exaggerates a particular phenomenon, and later explore the generality. Thomas R. Cech
[ Because Biology Breakthrough Connected Exaggerates Explore Generality Later Make Often Organism Particular Phenomenon]
I feel reviewers are tougher on comedies in general. They don't take them seriously, and the ones that get great reviews are not necessarily the ones that I like. Bobby Farrelly
[ Comedies Feel General Get Great Necessarily Ones Reviewers Reviews Seriously Take Them Tougher]
The nearest the modern general or admiral comes to a small-arms encounter of any sort is at a duck hunt in the company of corporation executives at the retreat of Continental Motors, Inc. C. Wright Mills
[ Admiral Any Comes Company Continental Corporation Duck Encounter Executives General Hunt Inc Modern Motors Nearest Retreat Sort]
Temporary teams of trusted people are generally sent to all Departments and to major agencies of government to assist in planning and to acquaint the incoming administration with the civil servants and bureaucracy that will remain in place in the new Administration. Richard V. Allen
[ Acquaint Administration Agencies Assist Bureaucracy Civil Departments Generally Government Incoming Major New Place Planning Remain Sent Servants Teams Temporary Trusted Will]
I think that my main criticism in that book was directed at the general assumption that adaptation characterizes populations and species, rather than simply the individuals in the populations and species. George C. Williams
[ Adaptation Assumption Book Characterizes Criticism Directed General Individuals Main Populations Rather Simply Species Than Think]
Whatever life may really be, it is to us an abstraction: for the word is a generalised term to signify that which is common to all animals and plants, and which is not directly operative in the inorganic world. Oliver Joseph Lodge
[ Abstraction Animals Common Directly Inorganic Life May Operative Plants Really Signify Term Us Whatever Which Word World]
I generally sell my records online or at the show. You can undersell the distributor and the stores, and people know what they're getting cause they've just seen you live. Roy Ayers
[ Cause Distributor Generally Getting Just Know Live Online Records Seen Sell Show Stores Undersell]
I will make a general statement that we have not had anything like the policy of holding people in high office responsible for their acts that I think we should. William Odom
[ Acts Anything General Had High Holding Make Office Policy Responsible Should Statement Their Think Will]
A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever, and generally stopping before it gets there. Agnes Repplier Pet
[ Before Chiefly Generally Gets Kitten Mad Nothing Remarkable Rushing Stopping Whatever]
The kingdom of God is a theocracy. And as it is the only form of government which will redeem and save mankind, it is necessary that every soul should be rightly and thoroughly instructed in regard to its nature and general characteristics. Orson Pratt
[ Characteristics Every Form General God Government Instructed Kingdom Mankind Nature Necessary Only Redeem Regard Rightly Save Should Soul Theocracy Thoroughly Which Will]
When we are sick, we want an uncommon doctor; when we have a construction job to do, we want an uncommon engineer, and when we are at war, we want an uncommon general. It is only when we get into politics that we are satisfied with the common man. Herbert Hoover
[ Common Construction Doctor Engineer General Get Into Job Man Only Politics Satisfied Sick Uncommon Want War]
A remark generally hurts in proportion to its truth. Will Rogers
[ Generally Hurts Proportion Remark Truth]
I think anytime you can affect people in general, in a positive way, then you're a lucky individual. Sam Elliott
[ Affect Anytime General Individual Lucky Positive Then Think Way]
The Empress has been connected with the ideas of universal fecundity and in a general sense with activity. Arthur E. Waite
[ Activity Been Connected General Ideas Sense Universal]
Why are ecologists and environmentalists so feared and hated? This is because in part what they have to say is new to the general public, and the new is always alarming. Garrett Hardin Environmental
[ Alarming Always Because Environmentalists Feared General Hated New Part Public Say Why]
The museum spreads its surfaces everywhere, and becomes an untitled collection of generalizations that mobilize the eye. Robert Smithson
[ Becomes Collection Everywhere Eye Generalizations Mobilize Museum Spreads Surfaces]
In Einstein's general relativity the structure of space can change but not its topology. Topology is the property of something that doesn't change when you bend it or stretch it as long as you don't break anything. Edward Witten
[ Anything Bend Break Change Einstein General Long Property Relativity Something Space Stretch Structure Topology]
In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one class of citizens to give to another. Voltaire
[ Another Art Citizens Class Consists General Give Government Money Much Possible Taking]
Projecting a persuasive image of a desirable and practical future is extremely important to high morale, to dynamism, to consensus, and in general to help the wheels of society turn smoothly. Herman Kahn
[ Consensus Desirable Dynamism Extremely Future General Help High Image Important Morale Persuasive Practical Projecting Smoothly Society Turn Wheels]
He who slings mud generally loses ground. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Generally Ground Loses Mud Slings]
We just put General Motors in the hands of people who can't even run our own government. Glenn Beck
[ Even General Government Hands Just Motors Our Own Put Run]
Dimension regulated the general scale of the work, so that the parts may all tell and be effective. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Dimension Effective General May Parts Regulated Scale Tell Work]
Andrew Johnson was a Southerner generally who proclaimed that his native state of Tennessee was a country for white men. Stephen Ambrose
[ Andrew Country Generally His Johnson Men Native Proclaimed Southerner State Tennessee White]
Yeah, I have been because, generally speaking, to we Biblical literalists, the media is very hostile. Tim LaHaye
[ Because Been Biblical Generally Hostile Media Speaking Very Yeah]
People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they already believe. Andy Rooney
[ Accept Agree Already Believe Facts Generally Only Truth Will]
It is impossible, in my mind, to distinguish between the refusal to receive a petition, or its summary rejection by some general order, and the denial of the right of petition. Caleb Cushing
[ Between Denial Distinguish General Impossible Mind Order Petition Receive Refusal Rejection Right Some Summary]
General Grant had no fixed plan of campaign beyond the general idea to avoid the strong defensive line occupied by General Lee behind Mine Run, and find a way to draw him out to open battle. James Longstreet
[ Avoid Battle Behind Beyond Campaign Defensive Draw Find Fixed General Grant Had Him Idea Lee Line Mine Occupied Open Out Plan Run Strong Way]
For example I don't work with William Hurt the same way that I will work with Viggo. They're different guys and they work in different ways. So a good sensitive director has his general style and technique and personality that he uses but you don't impose that on the actors. David Cronenberg
[ Actors Different Director Example General Good Guys His Hurt Impose Personality Same Sensitive Style Technique Uses Way Ways Will William Work]
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool. Francis Bacon
[ Between Difference Fool Generally Greatest Happiest Happiness Himself Man Really Thinks Wisdom Wisest]
I think people took Grenada for what it turned out to be, which was a very specific incident and from which one couldn't necessarily make a lot of generalizations. John Negroponte
[ Generalizations Incident Lot Make Necessarily Out Specific Think Took Turned Very Which]
However, it required some years before the scientific community in general accepted that flexibility and disorder are very relevant molecular properties also in other systems. Robert Huber
[ Accepted Also Before Community Disorder Flexibility General However Molecular Other Properties Relevant Required Scientific Some Systems Very Years]
I am sure that in Canada the people appreciate this principle, and the general intelligence which prevails over that country is such that I am sure there is no danger of a reactionary policy ever finding a response in the hearts of any considerable number of our people. Alexander Mackenzie
[ Am Any Appreciate Canada Considerable Country Danger Ever Finding General Hearts Intelligence Number Our Over Policy Prevails Principle Reactionary Response Such Sure Which]
There is one safeguard known generally to the wise, which is an advantage and security to all, but especially to democracies as against despots - suspicion. Demosthenes
[ Advantage Against Democracies Despots Especially Generally Known Safeguard Security Suspicion Which Wise]
In general, the objects in the universe that are very high-energy objects, or the processes that are high-energy processes, will radiate more in the short wavelength range towards the gamma rays or the x-rays. Claude Nicollier
[ Gamma General More Objects Processes Range Rays Short Towards Universe Very Wavelength Will X-Rays]
Fiction has consisted either of placing imaginary characters in a true story, which is the Iliad, or of presenting the story of an individual as having a general historical value, which is the Odyssey. Raymond Queneau
[ Characters Consisted Either Fiction General Having Historical Iliad Imaginary Individual Odyssey Placing Presenting Story True Value Which]
I can make more generals, but horses cost money. Abraham Lincoln
[ Cost Generals Horses Make Money More]
The development of civilization and industry in general has always shown itself so active in the destruction of forests that everything that has been done for their conservation and production is completely insignificant in comparison. Karl Marx
[ Active Always Been Civilization Comparison Completely Conservation Destruction Development Done Everything Forests General Industry Insignificant Itself Production Shown Their]
A vegan diet takes care of most of what we need to do. But you'll also want to minimize the use of oils generally, because while olive oil and other vegetable oils are better for your heart than chicken fat, they are as fattening as animal fats. Neal Barnard
[ Also Animal Because Better Care Chicken Diet Fat Fats Fattening Generally Heart Minimize Most Need Oil Oils Olive Other Takes Than Use Vegan Vegetable Want While Your]
For the past couple of years I've been pretty bored with music in general... just bored with it. Les Claypool
[ Been Bored Couple General Just Music Past Pretty Years]
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. Peter Drucker Leadership
[ Big Generally Make Mistakes Risks Take Two Year]
I don't plan to write another science book, but I don't plan not to. I do enjoy writing histories, and taking subjects that are generally dull and trying to make them interesting. Bill Bryson
[ Another Book Dull Enjoy Generally Histories Interesting Make Plan Science Subjects Taking Them Trying Write Writing]
In general, every country has the language it deserves. Jorge Luis Borges
[ Country Deserves Every General Language]
Some one is generally sure to be the sufferer by a joke. William Hazlitt
[ Generally Joke Some Sufferer Sure]
I think a failed state is the responsibility of the people who have made that state fail, and those are generally the people of that country. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Country Fail Failed Generally Made Responsibility State Think Those]
They wish for a general government of unity, as they see that the local legislatures must naturally and necessarily tend to retard the general government. Henry Knox
[ General Government Legislatures Local Must Naturally Necessarily Retard See Tend Unity Wish]
Even the recognition of an individual whom we see every day is only possible as the result of an abstract idea of him formed by generalization from his appearances in the past. James G. Frazer
[ Abstract Appearances Day Even Every Formed Generalization Him His Idea Individual Only Past Possible Recognition Result See Whom]
An aristocratic culture does not advertise its emotions. In its forms of expression it is sober and reserved. Its general attitude is stoic. Johan Huizinga
[ Advertise Aristocratic Attitude Culture Does Emotions Expression Forms General Reserved Sober]
We are the party of the Czechoslovak proletariat and our general headquarters are in Moscow. Klement Gottwald
[ General Headquarters Moscow Our Party Proletariat]
Industrial hemp is a very useful plant. I challenged the attorney general to get rid of the criminal stigma associated with hemp so we can look at it in terms of how it might be useful. Jesse Ventura
[ Associated Attorney Challenged Criminal General Get Hemp How Industrial Look Might Plant Rid Stigma Terms Useful Very]
Generally, the best recording is the original cast, because that's the way the piece grew: integrally, with them. Stephen Sondheim
[ Because Best Cast Generally Grew Original Piece Recording Them Way]
Everything changed in Bosnia, when General Wesley Clark proved that you could fight a war with high- level precision air strikes and a bare minimum of ground action. Joe Bob Briggs
[ Action Air Bare Bosnia Changed Clark Could Everything Fight General Ground Level Minimum Precision Proved Strikes War]
I got a cold feeling toward religion in general. I don't think God would want to separate families. Ja Rule
[ Cold Families Feeling General God Got Religion Separate Think Toward Want Would]
So great moreover is the regard of the law for private property, that it will not authorize the least violation of it; no, not even for the general good of the whole community. William Blackstone
[ Authorize Community Even General Good Great Law Least Moreover Private Property Regard Violation Whole Will]
I expect VA's inspector general and the FBI to work closely together so that we can identify and eliminate the flaws that allowed this leak and prosecute any criminal acts. Steve Buyer
[ Acts Allowed Any Closely Criminal Eliminate Expect Fbi Flaws General Identify Leak Prosecute Together Va Work]
We don't move on in the stunt unless it looks like a hit. So when I see it on TV, I'm generally satisfied that people are going to buy it. Victoria Pratt
[ Buy Generally Going Hit Looks Move Satisfied See Stunt Tv Unless]
As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Best General Information Life Man Most Rule Successful]
When I was fired from my post as General of the Fighter Arm, I was to give proof that this jet was a superior fighter. And that's when we did it. I think we did it. Adolf Galland
[ Arm Did Fighter Fired General Give Jet Post Proof Superior Think]
I'm generally pessimistic about the dumbing down of America - especially with summer movies. Elmer Bernstein
[ America Down Especially Generally Movies Pessimistic Summer]
On general principle, I boycott shows that don't employ actors. Aisha Tyler
[ Actors Boycott Employ General Principle Shows]
The sports world is an echo chamber. All it takes is one quote from a general manager and a thousand sports columns bloom. Michael Lewis
[ Bloom Chamber Columns Echo General Manager Quote Sports Takes Thousand World]
All generalizations are dangerous, even this one. Alexandre Dumas
[ Dangerous Even Generalizations]
The respect for human rights, essential if we are to use technology wisely, is not something alien that must be grafted onto science. On the contrary, it is integral to science, as also to scholarship in general. John Charles Polanyi
[ Alien Also Contrary Essential General Grafted Human Integral Must Onto Respect Rights Scholarship Science Something Technology Use Wisely]
The mainstream is generally garbage. Look at the heavily subsidized theaters. Steven Berkoff
[ Garbage Generally Heavily Look Mainstream Subsidized Theaters]
You must realize that honorary degrees are given generally to people whose SAT scores were too low to get them into schools the regular way. As a matter of fact, it was my SAT scores that led me into my present vocation in life, comedy. Neil Simon
[ Comedy Degrees Fact Generally Get Given Honorary Into Led Life Low Matter Must Present Realize Regular Sat Schools Scores Them Too Vocation Way Were Whose]
I enjoy some physical stuff. But if I had a choice between playing a scene where it's raining, it's terribly cold, I'm wet and I'm being drowned and playing a scene with dinosaur eggs in a laboratory, I'd probably take the latter. It's warmer and generally more comfortable! Sam Neill
[ Being Between Choice Cold Comfortable Dinosaur Drowned Eggs Enjoy Generally Had Laboratory Latter More Physical Playing Probably Raining Scene Some Stuff Take Terribly Warmer Wet Where]
Obama's health care plan will be written by a committee whose head, John Conyers, says he doesn't understand it. It'll be passed by Congress that has not read it, signed by a president who smokes, funded by a Treasury chief who didn't pay his taxes, overseen by a Surgeon General who is obese, and financed by a country that's nearly broke. What could possibly go wrong? Rush Limbaugh
[ Broke Care Chief Committee Congress Could Country Financed Funded General Go Head Health His John Nearly Obama Obama Obese Passed Pay Plan Possibly President Read Says Signed Surgeon Taxes Treasury Understand Whose Will Wr]
Though I'd have to say it was generally the guys in Detroit, as a group, that won the two Championships. They were terrific and I always look back very fondly. Chuck Daly
[ Always Back Championships Detroit Fondly Generally Group Guys Look Say Terrific Though Two Very Were Won]
Here is my general approach to the energy companies. You have already charged the utilities a 50 percent credit penalty for the power they were buying from you. You're charging us a penalty. You're not going to get two bites of the apple here. Gray Davis
[ Already Apple Approach Bites Buying Charged Charging Companies Credit Energy General Get Going Here Penalty Percent Power Two Us Utilities Were]
Things were easier for the old novelists who saw people all of a piece. Speaking generally, their heroes were good through and through, their villains wholly bad. W. Somerset Maugham
[ Bad Easier Generally Good Heroes Novelists Old Piece Saw Speaking Their Things Through Villains Were Wholly]
'Authoring tools' are terrible; there is almost no software that can create closed captions for media players. And of course there is no training. TV captioning is bad enough, and this stuff is generally worse. Joe Clark
[ Almost Bad Captions Closed Course Create Enough Generally Media Players Software Stuff Terrible Tools Training Tv Worse]
I don't think there's much distinction between surveillance and media in general. Better media means better surveillance. Cams are everywhere. Bruce Sterling
[ Better Between Distinction Everywhere General Means Media Much Surveillance Think]
I've never looked at my career in terms of, What haven't I done that I want to do? I just generally find a story that I think is a good one and go to work. Kurt Russell
[ Career Done Find Generally Go Good Haven Just Looked Never Story Terms Think Want Work]
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso. Pablo Picasso Mom
[ Became Become General Instead Monk Mother Painter Picasso Pope Said Soldier Will]
Nothing is so useless as a general maxim. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ General Maxim Nothing Useless]
But it is important to observe that when Europe or the United Nations impose sanctions that are supposed to be aimed against a certain regime, usually generally millions of people end up being directly punished. Omar Bongo
[ Against Aimed Being Certain Directly End Europe Generally Important Impose Millions Nations Observe Punished Regime Sanctions Supposed United Up Usually]
I know that I and my office acted with the highest integrity as an independent inspector general should act. Gerald Walpin
[ Act Acted General Highest Independent Integrity Know Office Should]
Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him. John Gray
[ Advice Critical Generally Help Him How Idea Man May Offers She Sound Speaking Tries Unsolicited Woman]
The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations. David Friedman War
[ Any Children Direct Employed Force Generally Large Nations Only Poor Problem Small Solution Such Use]
We can provide beta software to our developers in advance of the general public. We can easily link up with external partners, customers, and suppliers. Jim Barksdale
[ Advance Beta Customers Developers Easily External General Link Our Partners Provide Public Software Suppliers Up]
Dead battles, like dead generals, hold the military mind in their dead grip. Barbara Tuchman
[ Battles Dead Generals Grip Hold Military Mind Their]
No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed in with it. Fernando Pessoa
[ Acceptance Gain General Idea Intelligent Mixed Some Stupidity Unless]
The Reagan Administration, generally regarded as having conducted the most successful Transition of modern times, had managed during the election campaign to build bridges to the Democrats in some areas, notably foreign and national security policy. Richard V. Allen
[ Administration Areas Bridges Build Campaign Conducted Democrats During Election Foreign Generally Had Having Managed Modern Most National Notably Policy Reagan Regarded Security Some Successful Times Transition]
We thought we'd write a good script for women, giving them the fun roles that generally men get. Andy Wachowski
[ Fun Generally Get Giving Good Men Roles Script Them Thought Women Write]
The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand. Sun Tzu
[ Battle Before Beforehand Calculations Few Fought General His Loses Makes Many Temple Wins]
Debts and lies are generally mixed together. Francois Rabelais
[ Debts Generally Lies Mixed Together]
The funds from the sale were put into research and general teaching budgets at the university. Wharton Econometric Forecasting Associates, Inc., is now a growing enterprise with many model and other econometric facilities. Lawrence R. Klein
[ Associates Budgets Econometric Enterprise Facilities Funds General Growing Inc Into Many Model Now Other Put Research Sale Teaching University Were]
A man generally has two reasons for doing a thing. One that sounds good, and a real one. J. P. Morgan
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There is a continuum of values between the churches and the general community. What distinguishes the handling of these values in the churches is mainly the heavier dosage of religious vocabulary involved. Peter L. Berger
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I think that, generally, you need to live with your sport 24 hours a day. Sergei Bubka
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For if you do, then shouldn't we blame the whole fraternity system? And if the whole fraternity system is guilty, then isn't this an indictment of our educational institutions in general? I put it to you, Greg - isn't this an indictment of our entire American society? Tim Matheson
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Speaking generally, people who are drawn to journalism are interested in what happens from the ground up less than they are from the top down. Tom Brokaw
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Whether it comes from a despotic sovereign or an elected president, from a murderous general or a beloved leader, I see power as an inhuman and hateful phenomenon. Oriana Fallaci
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