Quotations that match 'prediction'.

All those predictions about how much economic growth will be created by this, all of those new jobs, would be created by the things we wanted - the extension of unemployment insurance and middle class tax cuts. An estate tax for millionaires adds exactly zero jobs. A tax cut for billionaires - virtually none. Anthony Weiner
[ Adds Billionaires Class Created Cut Cuts Economic Estate Exactly Extension Growth How Insurance Jobs Middle Millionaires Much New None Predictions Tax Things Those Unemployment Virtually Wanted Will Would Zero]
But I don't think I have any particular talent for prediction, because when you have three or four elements in hand, you don't have to be a genius to reach certain conclusions. Antonio Tabucchi
[ Any Because Certain Conclusions Elements Four Genius Hand Particular Prediction Reach Talent Think Three]
Prediction by analogy -creativity - is so pervasive we normally don't notice it. Jeff Hawkins
[ Analogy Normally Notice Pervasive Prediction]
There is no justifiable prediction about how the hypothesis will hold up in the future; its degree of corroboration simply is a historical statement describing how severely the hypothesis has been tested in the past. Robert Nozick
[ Been Degree Describing Future Historical Hold How Hypothesis Justifiable Past Prediction Severely Simply Statement Tested Up Will]
Let me state what the official IPCC prediction is: Sea levels could go up as much as three-quarters of a meter in this century, but there is a reasonable probability it could be much higher than that. Steven Chu
[ Century Could Go Higher Ipcc Levels Meter Much Official Prediction Probability Reasonable Sea State Than Three-Quarters Up]
And it's interesting, when you look at the predictions made during the peak of the boom in the 1990s, about e-commerce, or internet traffic, or broadband adoption, or internet advertising, they were all right - they were just wrong in time. Chris Anderson
[ Adoption Advertising Boom Broadband During E-Commerce Interesting Internet Just Look Made Peak Predictions Right Time Traffic Were Wrong]
I make a prediction here and now, and, my friends, I want you to watch the proceedings of Congress in these coming weeks of this extra session, or of the next regular session, to see whether I am right or not. Richard Parks Bland
[ Am Coming Congress Extra Friends Here Make Next Now Prediction Proceedings Regular Right See Session These Want Watch Weeks Whether]
Agency by agency, we frequently have lost a bit of ground, at least to inflation-but had it not been for the efforts we've made to educate people about the importance of science, technology and advanced education, those predictions very well might have come true. Charles Vest
[ Advanced Agency Been Bit Come Educate Education Efforts Frequently Ground Had Importance Least Lost Made Might Predictions Science Technology Those True Very Well]
Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future. Niels Bohr
[ Difficult Especially Future Prediction Very]
If you learn one thing from having lived through decades of changing views, it is that all predictions are necessarily false. M. H. Abrams
[ Changing Decades False Having Learn Lived Necessarily Predictions Thing Through Views]
Prediction? The Democrats will win. I think it will be a close win, both for the House and for the Senate. John Dingell
[ Both Close Democrats House Prediction Senate Think Will Win]
I don't think a reporter should give advice or make predictions. Peter Jennings
[ Advice Give Make Predictions Reporter Should Think]
Would you bet your paycheck on a weather forecast for tomorrow? If not, then why should this country bet billions on global warming predictions that have even less foundation? Thomas Sowell
[ Bet Billions Country Even Forecast Foundation Global Less Paycheck Predictions Should Then Tomorrow Warming Weather Why Would Your]
Because of recent improvements in the accuracy of theoretical predictions based on large scale ab initio quantum mechanical calculations, meaningful comparisons between theoretical and experimental findings have become possible. Yuan T. Lee
[ Accuracy Based Because Become Between Calculations Comparisons Experimental Findings Improvements Large Meaningful Mechanical Possible Predictions Quantum Recent Scale Theoretical]
The groundhog is like most other prophets; it delivers its prediction and then disappears. Bill Vaughan
[ Delivers Disappears Most Other Prediction Prophets Then]
Left Behind takes what to some people may be unbelievable predictions from the Bible and shows how they might play out. It makes the events of biblical prophecy understandable and thus believable. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Behind Believable Bible Biblical Events How Left Makes May Might Out Play Predictions Prophecy Shows Some Takes Thus Unbelievable Understandable]
The data which is used to date for making the conclusions and predictions on global warming are so rough and primitive, compared to what's needed, and so unreliable that they are not even worth mentioning by respectful scientists. Gregory W. Moore
[ Compared Conclusions Data Date Even Global Making Mentioning Needed Predictions Primitive Respectful Rough Scientists Unreliable Used Warming Which Worth]
While I remain troubled by the Corps' inability to fully justify the Model they used for their commercial traffic predictions, America clearly has an aging lock and dam infrastructure on the Mississippi. Ron Kind
[ Aging America Clearly Commercial Corps Dam Fully Inability Infrastructure Justify Lock Mississippi Model Predictions Remain Their Traffic Troubled Used While]
My predictions are notably inaccurate. Robert Caro
[ Inaccurate Notably Predictions]
I am frequently astonished that it so often results in correct predictions of experimental results. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Am Astonished Correct Experimental Frequently Often Predictions Results]
A nice blend of prediction and surprise seem to be at the heart of the best art. Wendy Carlos
[ Art Best Blend Heart Nice Prediction Seem Surprise]
A self-fulfilling prophecy is an assumption or prediction that, purely as a result of having been made, cause the expected or predicted event to occur and thus confirms its own 'accuracy.' Paul Watzlawick
[ Accuracy Assumption Been Cause Confirms Event Expected Having Made Occur Own Predicted Prediction Prophecy Purely Result Thus]
I figure lots of predictions is best. People will forget the ones I get wrong and marvel over the rest. Alan Cox
[ Best Figure Forget Get Lots Marvel Ones Over Predictions Rest Will Wrong]
As for the depiction of the Catholic church, it's not meant to be a prediction. Dan Simmons
[ Catholic Church Depiction Meant Prediction]
Politics is not predictions and politics is not observations. Politics is what we do. Politics is what we do, politics is what we create, by what we work for, by what we hope for and what we dare to imagine. Paul Wellstone
[ Create Dare Hope Imagine Observations Politics Predictions Work]
I think people are going to return to sanity when they see how ridiculous many of these charges are, and how the predictions are not borne out. Dixie Lee Ray
[ Borne Charges Going How Many Out Predictions Return Ridiculous Sanity See These Think]
If the facts are contrary to any predictions, then the hypothesis is wrong no matter how appealing. David Douglass
[ Any Appealing Contrary Facts How Hypothesis Matter Predictions Then Wrong]
Contrary to popular accounts, very few scientists in the world - possibly none - have a sufficiently thorough, "big picture" understanding of the climate system to be relied upon for a prediction of the magnitude of global warming. To the public, we all might seem like experts, but the vast majority of us work on only a small portion of the problem. Roy Spencer
[ Accounts Big Climate Contrary Experts Few Global Magnitude Majority Might None Only Picture Popular Portion Possibly Prediction Problem Public Relied Scientists Seem Small Sufficiently System Thorough Understanding Upon Us Vas]
If I would need to make a prediction I still believe Kaplan's scenario is very plausible. David Korten
[ Believe Make Need Plausible Prediction Scenario Still Very Would]
I've been around since I was 19, I won the Oscar when I was 21, I've had a couple of TV series. I've continued to work despite the predictions of some naysayers. Marlee Matlin
[ Around Been Continued Couple Despite Had Oscar Predictions Series Since Some Tv Won Work]
The only relevant test of the validity of a hypothesis is comparison of prediction with experience. Milton Friedman
[ Comparison Experience Hypothesis Only Prediction Relevant Test Validity]
Never make predictions, especially about the future. Casey Stengel
[ Especially Future Make Never Predictions]
Social Security has been effective for 70 years; prior predictions of its demise have been totally overstated. Grace Napolitano
[ Been Demise Effective Overstated Predictions Prior Security Social Totally Years]
I shall go further and say that even if an examination of the past could lead to any valid prediction concerning man's future, that prediction would be the contrary of reassuring. Julien Benda
[ Any Concerning Contrary Could Even Examination Further Future Go Lead Man Past Prediction Reassuring Say Shall Valid Would]