Quotations that match 'properties'.

We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely prescribe its properties a priori. Carl Friedrich Gauss
[ Admit Cannot Completely Humility Minds Must Number Our Outside Prescribe Priori Product Properties Purely Reality Space While]
The properties which differentiate living matter from any kind of inorganic imitation may be instinctively felt, but can hardly be formulated without expert knowledge. Oliver Joseph Lodge
[ Any Differentiate Expert Felt Formulated Hardly Imitation Inorganic Instinctively Kind Knowledge Living Matter May Properties Which Without]
Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character. Henry Clay
[ Belong Character Highly Honorable Men Prized Properties Which]
Today we try to identify a gene and then study its properties. Walter Gilbert
[ Gene Identify Properties Study Then Today Try]
I also assume that they are not simply the physical properties of things as now conceived by physical science. Instead, they are ecological, in the sense that they are properties of the environment relative to an animal. James J. Gibson
[ Also Animal Assume Conceived Ecological Environment Instead Now Physical Properties Relative Science Sense Simply Things]
Girls marry for love. Boys marry because of a chronic irritation that causes them to gravitate in the direction of objects with certain curvilinear properties. Ashley Montague
[ Because Boys Causes Certain Chronic Direction Girls Gravitate Irritation Love Marry Objects Properties Them]
That the primary effect of gene mutation may be as simple as the substitution of a single amino acid by another and may lead to profound secondary changes in protein structure and properties has recently been strongly indicated by the work of Ingram on hemoglobin. Edward Lawrie Tatum
[ Acid Amino Another Been Changes Effect Gene Indicated Lead May Mutation Primary Profound Properties Protein Recently Secondary Simple Single Strongly Structure Substitution Work]
The Gospel having spread itself into Persia, the pagan priests, who worshipped the sun, were greatly alarmed, and dreaded the loss of that influence they had hitherto maintained over the people's minds and properties. John Foxe
[ Alarmed Dreaded Gospel Greatly Had Having Hitherto Influence Into Itself Loss Maintained Minds Over Pagan Persia Priests Properties Spread Sun Were Worshipped]
The universal principle of etymology in all languages: words are carried over from bodies and from the properties of bodies to express the things of the mind and spirit. The order of ideas must follow the order of things. Giambattista Vico
[ Bodies Carried Express Follow Ideas Languages Mind Must Order Over Principle Properties Spirit Things Universal Words]
I turned my attention for a while to gamma ray astronomy and soon began the first in a continous series of experiments at the Savannah River site to study the properties of the neutrino. Frederick Reines
[ Astronomy Attention Began Experiments First Gamma Properties Ray River Savannah Series Site Soon Study Turned While]
But the West did not last long enough. Its folk myths and heroes became stage properties of Hollywood before the poets had begun to get to work on them. Christopher Dawson
[ Became Before Begun Did Enough Folk Get Had Heroes Hollywood Last Long Myths Poets Properties Stage Them West Work]
There's never been a better time to sell properties. Mike Simpson
[ Been Better Never Properties Sell Time]
The well-known fact that the form of a specific substance, e.g. water, and hence its properties can alter without a change in composition was disposed of by the formal view that a physical, not a chemical, process was involved. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Alter Change Chemical Composition Disposed Fact Form Formal Hence Involved Physical Process Properties Specific Substance View Water Well-Known Without]
The realistic value of a work is completely independent of its properties in terms of content. Fernand Leger
[ Completely Content Independent Properties Realistic Terms Value Work]
If we could buy these properties and then invest in the Black community, with our own McDonald's, with our own Kentucky Fried Chickens, it was gonna be a great move. Solomon Burke
[ Black Buy Chickens Community Could Fried Gonna Great Invest Kentucky Mcdonald Move Our Own Properties Then These]
Elements which are similar as regards their chemical properties have atomic weights which are either of nearly the same value (eg. Pt, Ir, Os) or which increase regularly (eg. K, Ru, Cs). Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Atomic Chemical Either Elements Increase Nearly Os Properties Regards Regularly Same Similar Their Value Weights Which]
Did you know that the state is the proud owner of a condo complex in Conway? This budget adds a real estate manager position to assess what we own, and sell those properties that we don't need and shouldn't own. John Lynch
[ Adds Assess Budget Complex Condo Conway Did Estate Know Manager Need Own Owner Position Properties Proud Real Sell State Those]
I called their attention also to the absence of all means of ventilating the hall, remarking that, as we had already breathed the air which it contained for a full hour, it must have lost much of its vital properties and needed to be renewed. George Combe
[ Absence Air Already Also Attention Breathed Called Contained Full Had Hall Hour Lost Means Much Must Needed Properties Renewed Their Vital Which]
Genes that underlie the capacity to receive, use and transmit information are the evolving properties. Peter R. Grant
[ Capacity Evolving Genes Information Properties Receive Transmit Underlie Use]
The new formula in physics describes humans as paradoxical beings who have two complementary aspects: They can show properties of Newtonian objects and also infinite fields of consciousness. Stanislav Grof
[ Also Aspects Beings Complementary Consciousness Describes Fields Formula Humans Infinite New Newtonian Objects Paradoxical Physics Properties Show Two]
Hence, in desiring, the more the enjoyment is delayed, the more fancy begins to weave about the object images of future fruition, and to clothe the desired object with properties calculated to inflame the impulse. Samuel Alexander
[ Begins Calculated Delayed Desired Desiring Enjoyment Fancy Fruition Future Hence Images Impulse Inflame More Object Properties Weave]
In the first quarter of the nineteenth century the experimental proof for the interdependence of the composition and properties of chemical compounds resulted in the theory that they are mutually related, so that like composition governs like properties, and conversely. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Century Chemical Composition Compounds Conversely Experimental First Governs Interdependence Mutually Nineteenth Proof Properties Quarter Related Resulted Theory]
Certain characteristic properties of elements can be foretold from their atomic weights. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ Atomic Certain Characteristic Elements Foretold Properties Their Weights]
Each of us can manifest the properties of a field of consciousness that transcends space, time, and linear causality. Stanislav Grof
[ Causality Consciousness Each Field Linear Manifest Properties Space Time Transcends Us]
But the newest research is showing that many properties of the brain are genetically organized, and don't depend on information coming in from the senses. Steven Pinker
[ Brain Coming Depend Genetically Information Many Newest Organized Properties Research Senses Showing]
This is largely the methodology I've used throughout my career - that is, starting with a question as to what might be the properties of a set of compounds that could be invented which were unusual and unpredictable. Many times I've felt a bit like Columbus setting sail. Donald Cram
[ Bit Career Columbus Compounds Could Felt Invented Largely Many Methodology Might Properties Question Sail Set Setting Starting Throughout Times Unpredictable Unusual Used Were Which]
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference. Richard Dawkins
[ Blind Bottom Design Evil Expect Good Indifference Nothing Observe Pitiless Precisely Properties Purpose Should Universe]
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]
Yes, I definitely believe that it has some good cross-platform properties. Object orientation was one of the techniques I used to make Python platform independent. Guido van Rossum
[ Believe Definitely Good Independent Make Object Orientation Platform Properties Python Some Techniques Used Yes]
The elements, if arranged according to their atomic weights, exhibit an apparent periodicity of properties. Dmitri Mendeleev
[ According Apparent Arranged Atomic Elements Exhibit Properties Their Weights]
Bodies which contain a greater proportion of water than is necessary to balance the other elements, are speedily corrupted, and lose their virtues and properties. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Balance Bodies Contain Corrupted Elements Greater Lose Necessary Other Properties Proportion Speedily Than Their Virtues Water Which]
What I'm trying to do is find either existing properties or come up with properties or angles or stories which will create music drama. It's my obsession and most of all I would like to remain working in theatre. I think it's very much alive. Pete Townshend
[ Alive Angles Come Create Drama Either Existing Find Most Much Music Obsession Properties Remain Stories Theatre Think Trying Up Very Which Will Working Would]
Physiology is the science which treats of the properties of organic bodies, animal and vegetable, of the phenomena they present, and of the laws which govern their actions. Inorganic substances are the objects of other sciences, - physics and chemistry. Johannes P. Muller
[ Actions Animal Bodies Chemistry Govern Inorganic Laws Objects Organic Other Phenomena Physics Physiology Present Properties Science Sciences Substances Their Treats Vegetable Which]
In defense of our persons and properties under actual violation, we took up arms. When that violence shall be removed, when hostilities shall cease on the part of the aggressors, hostilities shall cease on our part also. Thomas Jefferson
[ Actual Also Arms Cease Defense Hostilities Our Part Persons Properties Removed Shall Took Under Up Violation Violence]
Entropy theory is indeed a first attempt to deal with global form; but it has not been dealing with structure. All it says is that a large sum of elements may have properties not found in a smaller sample of them. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Attempt Been Deal Dealing Elements Entropy First Form Found Global Indeed Large May Properties Sample Says Smaller Structure Sum Them Theory]
The best real-estate investments with the highest yields are in working-class neighborhoods, because fancy properties are overpriced. Jane Bryant Quinn
[ Because Best Fancy Highest Investments Neighborhoods Properties Real-Estate Working-Class Working-Class Yields]
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]
Life exists in the universe only because the carbon atom possesses certain exceptional properties. James Jeans
[ Atom Because Carbon Certain Exceptional Exists Life Only Possesses Properties Universe]
This subsistence, or manner of being of God is his one essence so far as it has personal properties. William Ames
[ Being Essence Far God His Manner Personal Properties Subsistence]