Quotations that match 'ovations'.

I think there was a revolution in poetry, associated chiefly with Eliot and Pound; but maybe it is of the nature of revolutions or of the nature of history that their innovations should later come to look trivial or indistinguishable from technical tricks. Howard Nemerov
[ Associated Chiefly Come Eliot History Indistinguishable Innovations Later Look Maybe Nature Poetry Pound Revolution Revolutions Should Technical Their Think Tricks Trivial]
As a consequence of these hesitations and of the vague character of such innovations, the Commission on Human Rights itself had doubts from the beginning about its role and its functions in general. Rene Cassin
[ Beginning Character Commission Consequence Doubts Functions General Had Human Innovations Itself Rights Role Such These Vague]
When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations. Joseph Addison
[ Circumstances Easy Enemies Innovations Men Naturally Their]
If the technical innovations of the Impressionists led merely to a more accurate representation of nature, it was perhaps of not much value in enlarging their powers of expression. Edward Hopper
[ Accurate Enlarging Expression Impressionists Innovations Led Merely More Much Nature Perhaps Powers Representation Technical Their Value]
I think all great innovations are built on rejections. Louise Berliawsky Nevelson
[ Built Great Innovations Rejections Think]
My son now is 22 months old, he's been playing since he was 12 months old and he gets standing ovations on the drums. He's been with us since he was 10 weeks old, he's been on the drums. He's got blisters on his fingers before he can even talk. Dick Dale
[ Been Before Blisters Drums Even Fingers Gets Got His Months Now Old Ovations Playing Since Son Standing Talk Us Weeks]
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations. Steve Jobs Business
[ Admit Best Get Improving Innovate Innovations Make Mistakes Other Quickly Sometimes Them Your]
Innovations never happen as planned. Gifford Pinchot
[ Happen Innovations Never Planned]
In its most limited sense, modern, art would seem to concern itself only with the technical innovations of the period. Edward Hopper
[ Art Concern Innovations Itself Limited Modern Most Only Period Seem Sense Technical Would]
I do not think that music keeps evolving. It evolved through Bach; since then, in my humble opinion, all the innovations added nothing. Gordon Getty
[ Added Bach Evolved Evolving Humble Innovations Keeps Music Nothing Opinion Since Then Think Through]
Most of them are doomed to rapid extinction, but a few may make evolutionary inventions, such as physiological, ecological, or behavioral innovations that give these species improved competitive potential. Ernst Mayr
[ Behavioral Competitive Doomed Ecological Evolutionary Extinction Few Give Improved Innovations Inventions Make May Most Physiological Potential Rapid Species Such Them These]
I actually do my own renovations. I designed and built a 100-foot split-cedar rail fence to enclose my property. It was one of the hardest things I've ever done. Don't recommend doing it alone. I also built a 100-square-foot back porch. Again, don't recommend doing it alone. Jeffrey Donovan
[ Actually Again Alone Also Back Built Designed Doing Done Enclose Ever Fence Hardest Own Porch Property Rail Recommend Things]
Scientific innovations continually provide us with new means of analyzing the finds. Richard Leakey
[ Analyzing Continually Finds Innovations Means New Provide Scientific Us]
Empowerment of individuals is a key part of what makes open source work, since in the end, innovations tend to come from small groups, not from large, structured efforts. Tim O'Reilly
[ Come Efforts Empowerment End Groups Individuals Innovations Key Large Makes Open Part Since Small Source Structured Tend Work]
Standing ovations have become far too commonplace. What we need are ovations where the audience members all punch and kick one another. George Carlin
[ Another Audience Become Commonplace Far Kick Members Need Ovations Punch Standing Too Where]
Applause that comes thundering with such force you might think the audience merely suffers the music as an excuse for its ovations. Alfred Jarry
[ Applause Audience Comes Excuse Force Merely Might Music Ovations Such Suffers Think Thundering]
Richard Childress and myself have made some important innovations on our cars. Dale Earnhardt
[ Cars Childress Important Innovations Made Myself Our Richard Some]
The ideas which now pass for brilliant innovations and advances are in fact mere revivals of ancient errors, and a further proof of the dictum that those who are ignorant of the past are condemned to repeat it. Henry Hazlitt
[ Advances Ancient Brilliant Condemned Dictum Errors Fact Further Ideas Ignorant Innovations Mere Now Pass Past Proof Repeat Revivals Those Which]
To me, innovations are the wheel, fire, language, movable type. There are not 3 million innovations; there are 3 million inventions. Dean Kamen
[ Fire Innovations Inventions Language Million Movable Type Wheel]
As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which are the births of time. Francis Bacon
[ Births Creatures First Innovations Living Time Which]
Education in the light of present-day knowledge and need calls for some spirited and creative innovations both in the substance and the purpose of current pedagogy. Anne Sullivan Macy
[ Both Calls Creative Current Education Innovations Knowledge Light Need Present-Day Present-Day Purpose Some Spirited Substance]
People talk about innovations and evolutions and that kind of thing; I don't understand about that nonsense. It's like, all instruments are there to use all the time. Gerry Mulligan
[ Evolutions Innovations Instruments Kind Nonsense Talk Thing Time Understand Use]
Philanthropy is involved with basic innovations that transform society, not simply maintaining the status quo or filling basic social needs that were formerly the province of the public sector. David Rockefeller
[ Basic Filling Formerly Innovations Involved Maintaining Needs Philanthropy Province Public Quo Sector Simply Social Society Status Transform Were]
Space offers extraordinary potential for commerce and adventure, for new innovations and new tests of will. As Americans, we can't help but reach for the stars. It's our nature. It's our destiny. Bill Frist
[ Adventure Americans Commerce Destiny Extraordinary Help Innovations Nature New Offers Our Potential Reach Space Stars Tests Will]