Quotations that match 'impressive'.

Surely the immutable laws of the universe can teach more impressive and exalted lessons than the holy books of all the religions on earth. Elizabeth Cady Stanton
[ Books Earth Exalted Holy Immutable Impressive Laws Lessons More Religions Surely Teach Than Universe]
And I think it's safe to say that the single very impressive figure to me was Merle Haggard. Warren Zevon
[ Figure Haggard Impressive Merle Safe Say Single Think Very]
On one level the sixties revolt was an impressive illustration of Lenin's remark that the capitalist will sell you the rope to hang him with. Ellen Willis
[ Capitalist Hang Him Illustration Impressive Lenin Level Remark Revolt Rope Sell Sixties Will]
The nice thing about quotes is that they give us a nodding acquaintance with the originator which is often socially impressive. Kenneth Williams
[ Acquaintance Give Impressive Nice Nodding Often Originator Quotes Socially Thing Us Which]
There was an age, however, when the transition from savagery to civilization, with all its impressive outward manifestations in art and architecture, took place for the first time. James H. Breasted
[ Age Architecture Art Civilization First However Impressive Manifestations Outward Place Savagery Time Took Transition]
I do not question the power of our weapons and the efficiency of our logistics; I cannot say these things delight me as the y seem to delight some of our officials, but they are certainly impressive. J. William Fulbright
[ Cannot Certainly Delight Efficiency Impressive Logistics Officials Our Power Question Say Seem Some These Things Weapons]
To me, the appeal of opera lies in the fact that a myriad of singers and instruments, each possessed of different qualities of voice and sound, against the backdrop of a grand stage and beautiful costumes, come together in one complete and impressive drama. Junichiro Koizumi
[ Against Appeal Backdrop Beautiful Come Complete Costumes Different Drama Each Fact Grand Impressive Instruments Lies Myriad Opera Possessed Qualities Singers Sound Stage Together Voice]
Marching thus at night, a battalion is doubly impressive. The silent monster is full of restrained power; resolute in its onward sweep, impervious to danger, it looks a menacing engine of destruction, steady to its goal, and certain of its mission. Patrick MacGill
[ Battalion Certain Danger Destruction Doubly Engine Full Goal Impervious Impressive Looks Marching Menacing Mission Monster Night Onward Power Resolute Restrained Silent Steady Sweep Thus]
The strength in our third-quarter financial results is cause for excitement. I'm particularly pleased that we continue to demonstrate impressive growth at the same time we are engaged in important merger discussions. Bernard Ebbers
[ Cause Continue Demonstrate Discussions Engaged Excitement Financial Growth Important Impressive Merger Our Particularly Pleased Results Same Strength Time]
Several other aerospace and defense firms have announced plans to build facilities in north Mississippi in recent weeks. They join an impressive group of high-tech companies already doing business in our region. Roger Wicker
[ Already Announced Build Business Companies Defense Doing Facilities Firms Group High-Tech Impressive Join Mississippi North Other Our Plans Recent Region Several Weeks]
The biographies and autobiographies are on the whole more impressive than the fiction of the last two decades, but the freakish best sellers among them are least likely to withstand the test of time. Harold Acton
[ Among Autobiographies Best Biographies Decades Fiction Impressive Last Least Likely More Sellers Test Than Them Time Two Whole Withstand]
There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no one independence quite so important, as living within your means. Calvin Coolidge
[ Dignity Important Impressive Independence Living Means Quite Within Your]
The pace of technological change in recent years has been both impressive and positive for consumers. Mike Ferguson
[ Been Both Change Consumers Impressive Pace Positive Recent Technological Years]
I have tried to present my sensations in what is the most congenial and impressive form possible to me. Edward Hopper
[ Congenial Form Impressive Most Possible Present Sensations Tried]
There are few more impressive sights in the world than a Scotsman on the make. James M. Barrie
[ Few Impressive Make More Scotsman Sights Than World]
Scientific views end in awe and mystery, lost at the edge in uncertainty, but they appear to be so deep and so impressive that the theory that it is all arranged as a stage for God to watch man's struggle for good and evil seems inadequate. Richard P. Feynman
[ Appear Arranged Awe Deep Edge End Evil God Good Impressive Inadequate Lost Man Mystery Scientific Seems Stage Struggle Theory Uncertainty Views Watch]
I was always drawn to Broadway musicals, and obviously composers like Gershwin, Rodgers, Berlin and Porter were writing music that I found wildly impressive. Marvin Hamlisch
[ Always Berlin Broadway Composers Drawn Found Gershwin Impressive Music Musicals Obviously Porter Rodgers Were Wildly Writing]
If quantitatively the American achievement is impressive, qualitatively it is somewhat less satisfying. Irving Babbitt
[ Achievement American Impressive Less Satisfying Somewhat]
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents. Andrew Carnegie
[ Content How Impressive Matter Mediocrity Motivate Must Other Talents Their Themselves Unable]
He hits it long. His shoulders are impressively quick through the ball. That's where he's getting his power from. He's young and has great elasticity. Nick Faldo Sports
[ Ball Elasticity Getting Great His Hits Long Power Quick Shoulders Through Where Young]
With impressive proof on all sides of magnificent progress, no one can rightly deny the fundamental correctness of our economic system. Herbert Hoover
[ Correctness Deny Economic Fundamental Impressive Magnificent Our Progress Proof Rightly Sides System]
Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, knowing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about. Rodney Dangerfield
[ Am Arguments Being Fact Fall Impressive Knowing Knows Most Neither Nor Opponent Party Short Somewhat Talking Which]
We are so lucky Americans are impressive with what they're willing to give. We get bashed too much. And, so many young people in this country give so much. They're not all gang bangers. Jami Gertz
[ Americans Country Gang Get Give Impressive Lucky Many Much Too Willing Young]
The advent of a new religion, making serious and impressive claims to embody a new revelation from on high, is not a frequent occurrence. Robert Rainy
[ Advent Claims Embody Frequent High Impressive Making New Occurrence Religion Revelation Serious]
The paranoiac is the exact image of the ruler. The only difference is their position in the world. One might even think the paranoiac the more impressive of the two because he is sufficient unto himself and cannot be shaken by failure. Elias Canetti
[ Because Cannot Difference Even Exact Failure Himself Image Impressive Might More Only Position Ruler Shaken Sufficient Their Think Two Unto World]
You can get sucked into the idea that, 'Gosh, this is impressive. Maybe I should do this. It will look good.' Or 'I'll write like this because it will impress that critic.' Amy Tan
[ Because Critic Get Good Gosh Idea Impress Impressive Into Look Maybe Should Sucked Will Write]
The traces of upheavals become more impressive when one moves a little higher, when one gets even closer to the foot of the great mountain ranges. There are still plenty of shell layers. We notice them, even thicker and more solid ones. George Cuvier
[ Become Closer Even Foot Gets Great Higher Impressive Layers Little More Mountain Moves Notice Ones Plenty Ranges Shell Solid Still Them Thicker Traces Upheavals]
I'm always honored, but I think for every 100 of those that come along, one of them is actually going to happen. And, the fact that this was an offer on a major film that had a start date, was pretty impressive. Adam Arkin
[ Actually Along Always Come Date Every Fact Film Going Had Happen Honored Impressive Major Offer Pretty Start Them Think Those]
Poetry is simply the most beautiful, impressive, and widely effective mode of saying things. Matthew Arnold
[ Beautiful Effective Impressive Mode Most Poetry Saying Simply Things Widely]
I have rarely seen the face of a mechanic in the action of creation which was not fine, never one which was not earnest and impressive. Thomas Nelson Page
[ Action Creation Earnest Face Fine Impressive Mechanic Never Rarely Seen Which]
Human kindness is like a defective tap, the first gush may be impressive but the stream soon dries up. P. D. James
[ Defective Dries First Gush Human Impressive Kindness May Soon Stream Tap Up]
Then, like an old-time orator impressively he rose; I make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes. Sara Teasdale
[ Comes Goes Least Make Most Old-Time Orator Rose Then]
An infernal machine that produces every minute an impressive amount of poor, 26 million poor in 10 years are 2.6 million per year of new poor, this is the road, well, the road to hell. Hugo Chavez
[ Amount Every Hell Impressive Infernal Machine Million Minute New Per Poor Produces Road Well Year Years]
But when you see personal artifacts relating to - by genealogy at least - a living human being, it was just more impressive to me than just about anything I've ever read about slavery before. Bob Edwards
[ Anything Before Being Ever Genealogy Human Impressive Just Least Living More Personal Read Relating See Slavery Than]
They were the largest semiconductor maker in the world up until about 1980. I'm not sure that that can be re-gained again, but their progress in the last few years has been very impressive. Jack Kilby
[ Again Been Few Impressive Largest Last Maker Progress Semiconductor Sure Their Until Up Very Were World Years]
It's far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help. Judith Martin
[ Discover Far Good Help Impressive More Others Qualities Without Your]
I spent, as you know, a year and a half in a clergyman's family and heard almost every Tuesday the very best, most earnest and most impressive preacher it has ever been my fortune to meet with, but it produced no effect whatever on my mind. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Almost Been Best Clergyman Earnest Effect Ever Every Family Fortune Half Heard Impressive Know Meet Mind Most Preacher Produced Spent Tuesday Very Whatever Year]
Because tobacco is responsible for an impressive one-third of cancers, prevention efforts naturally begin with it. Bernard Levin
[ Because Begin Cancers Efforts Impressive Naturally One-Third Prevention Responsible Tobacco]
Let's say black, the whole black religious experience, here, is very impressive to me, because when I first arrived I realized that people carry their faith with so much pride. Boris Kodjoe
[ Arrived Because Black Carry Experience Faith First Here Impressive Much Pride Realized Religious Say Their Very Whole]
I cannot think of anything more difficult than to say something which would be worthy of this impressive and, for me, memorable occasion, and of the ideals and purposes which inspired the Nobel Peace Award. Lester B. Pearson
[ Anything Award Cannot Difficult Ideals Impressive Inspired Memorable More Nobel Occasion Peace Purposes Say Something Than Think Which Worthy Would]
The WTO has one of the most impressive records in global economic governance, by promoting trade liberalisation and economic development. Anna Lindh
[ Development Economic Global Governance Impressive Most Promoting Records Trade Wto]
Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, owing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about. Robert Benchley
[ Am Arguments Being Fact Fall Impressive Knows Most Neither Nor Opponent Owing Party Short Somewhat Talking Which]
Cinema is still a very young art form with extraordinary techniques and very impressive special effects but sometimes it seems the soul has been taken out of things. Catherine Deneuve
[ Art Been Cinema Effects Extraordinary Form Impressive Out Seems Sometimes Soul Special Still Taken Techniques Things Very Young]
Dr. King is so inspiring, so impressive, so moving as a human being. Michael Bolton
[ Being Dr Human Impressive Inspiring King Moving]
I couldn't get as big as a bodybuilder. I tried to put on as much weight in the right places as I could. My weightlifting was impressive for me, but not for some of the guys I see down at the gym. Ralph Fiennes
[ Big Could Down Get Guys Gym Impressive Much Places Put Right See Some Tried Weight]