Quotations that match 'proves'.

I think the Macintosh proves that everyone can have a bitmapped display. Bill Joy
[ Display Everyone Macintosh Proves Think]
Laughter need not be cut out of anything, since it improves everything. James Thurber
[ Anything Cut Everything Improves Laughter Need Out Since]
As a rule, said Holmes, the more bizarre a thing is the less mysterious it proves to be. It is your commonplace, featureless crimes which are really puzzling, just as a commonplace face is the most difficult to identify. Arthur Conan Doyle
[ Bizarre Commonplace Crimes Difficult Face Holmes Identify Just Less More Most Mysterious Proves Puzzling Really Rule Said Thing Which Your]
Involvement in the arts engages kids in their community, improves self-esteem, reclaims at-risk youth, and builds the creative skills that are required of a 21st century workforce. Gavin Newsom
[ Arts Builds Century Community Creative Engages Improves Involvement Kids Required Self-Esteem Skills Their Workforce Youth]
When a man asks himself what is meant by action he proves that he isn't a man of action. Action is a lack of balance. In order to act you must be somewhat insane. A reasonably sensible man is satisfied with thinking. James A. Baldwin
[ Act Action Asks Balance Himself Insane Lack Man Meant Must Order Proves Reasonably Satisfied Sensible Somewhat Thinking]
I now add, farther, that the apostle's argument is so far from proving it to be the duty of people to obey, and submit to, such rulers as act in contradiction to the public good, and so to the design of their office, that it proves the direct contrary. Jonathan Mayhew
[ Act Add Apostle Argument Contradiction Contrary Design Direct Duty Far Farther Good Now Obey Office Proves Proving Public Rulers Submit Such Their]
The United Nations has become a largely irrelevant, if not positively destructive institution, and the just-released U.N. report on the atrocities in Darfur, Sudan, proves the point. Linda Chavez
[ Atrocities Become Darfur Destructive Institution Irrelevant Largely Nations Point Positively Proves Report Sudan United]
If Marilyn is in love with my husband it proves she has good taste, for I am in love with him too. Simone Signoret
[ Am Good Him Husband Love Marilyn Proves She Taste Too]
When a man says he approves of something in principle, it means he hasn't the slightest intention of carrying it out in practice. Otto von Bismarck
[ Approves Carrying Hasn Intention Man Means Out Practice Principle Says Slightest Something]
The very strength of a nation eventually proves to be its weakness. Paul Harris
[ Eventually Nation Proves Strength Very Weakness]
Although awareness of cancer's prevalence in the United States improves and medical advances in the field abound, pancreatic cancer has largely been absent from the list of major success stories. Chris Van Hollen
[ Abound Absent Advances Although Awareness Been Cancer Field Improves Largely List Major Medical Prevalence States Stories Success United]
It is the ability to take a joke, not make one, that proves you have a sense of humor. Max Eastman
[ Ability Humor Joke Make Proves Sense Take]
Money can't buy love, but it improves your bargaining position. Christopher Marlowe
[ Bargaining Buy Improves Love Money Position Your]
This system of encouragement proves serviceable as a preventive of punishment, the attainment of the tickets being a reward, the forfeiture of them the reverse; and, as such, boys seem often more affected by their loss than by coercion. Joseph Lancaster
[ Affected Attainment Being Boys Coercion Encouragement Loss More Often Preventive Proves Punishment Reverse Reward Seem Serviceable Such System Than Their Them Tickets]
As people do better, they start voting like Republicans - unless they have too much education and vote Democratic, which proves there can be too much of a good thing. Karl Rove
[ Better Democratic Education Good Much Proves Republicans Start Thing Too Unless Vote Voting Which]
I do not feel certain until I have confronted my initial solution with other solutions - although in fact the first solution often proves to be the right one. Arne Jacobsen
[ Although Certain Confronted Fact Feel First Initial Often Other Proves Right Solution Solutions Until]
A diploma only proves that you know how to look up answers. Solomon Short
[ Answers Diploma How Know Look Only Proves Up]
Action leads to Attention. that in the short-term releases Rewarding brain chemicals and in the long term improves reproductive success. Keith Henson
[ Action Attention Brain Chemicals Improves Leads Long Releases Reproductive Rewarding Short-Term Success Term]
When an opera star sings her head off, she usually improves her appearance. Victor Borge
[ Appearance Head Her Improves Off Opera She Sings Star Usually]
Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false? If you gain, you gain all; if you lose, you lose nothing. Wager, then, without hesitation, that He exists. Blaise Pascal
[ Belief Cannot Come Exists Faith False Gain Gamble Granted Harm Hesitation Lose Nothing Proved Proves Then Truth Wager Will Wise Without]
You have not found your place until all your faculties are roused, and your whole nature consents and approves of the work you are doing. Orison Swett Marden
[ Approves Doing Faculties Found Nature Place Roused Until Whole Work Your]
I'm delirious with joy. It proves that if you confront the universe with good intentions in your heart, it will reflect that and reward your intent. Usually. It just doesn't always do it in the way you expect. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Always Confront Delirious Expect Good Heart Intent Intentions Joy Just Proves Reflect Reward Universe Usually Way Will Your]
History proves that all dictatorships, all authoritarian forms of government are transient. Only democratic systems are not transient. Whatever the shortcomings, mankind has not devised anything superior. Vladimir Putin
[ Anything Authoritarian Democratic Devised Dictatorships Forms Government History Mankind Only Proves Shortcomings Superior Systems Transient Whatever]
You may take great comfort from the fact that suffering inwardly for the sake of truth proves abundantly that one loves it and marks one out as being of the elect. Ernest Renan
[ Abundantly Being Comfort Elect Fact Great Inwardly Loves Marks May Out Proves Sake Suffering Take Truth]
I mean, you've kind of got the track down, especially with ovals. The only thing that improves is that when race conditions come, you know what to expect slightly more from the track and from your car. Danica Patrick
[ Car Come Conditions Down Especially Expect Got Improves Kind Know Mean More Only Race Slightly Thing Track Your]
It just proves that I've been here for a long time and, I guess, have done the right things over the years. Cobi Jones
[ Been Done Guess Here Just Long Over Proves Right Things Time Years]
As it turns out, social scientists have established only one fact about single women's mental health: employment improves it. Susan Faludi
[ Employment Established Fact Health Improves Mental Only Out Scientists Single Social Turns Women]
That a majority of women do not wish for any important change in their social and civil condition, merely proves that they are the unreflecting slaves of custom. Lydia M. Child
[ Any Change Civil Condition Custom Important Majority Merely Proves Slaves Social Their Wish Women]
Nothing proves that we are more than nothing. Emile M. Cioran
[ More Nothing Proves Than]
Futurism: This was a movement of intellectuals who wanted to replace tradition with the modern world of machinery, speed, violence, and public relations. It proves that we should be careful what intellectuals wish for, because we might get it. Brad Holland
[ Because Careful Get Intellectuals Machinery Might Modern Movement Proves Public Relations Replace Should Speed Tradition Violence Wanted Wish World]
I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. Thomas Paine
[ Approves Brave Business Conduct Conscience Death Distress Firm Gather Grow Heart His Little Love Man Minds Principles Pursue Reflection Shrink Smile Strength Tis Trouble Unto Whose Will]
There's nothing so improves the mood of the Party as the imminent execution of a senior colleague. Alan Clark
[ Colleague Execution Imminent Improves Mood Nothing Party Senior]
That's why I wrote this book: to show how these people can imbue us with hope. I read somewhere that when a person takes part in community action, his health improves. Something happens to him or to her biologically. It's like a tonic. Studs Terkel
[ Action Biologically Book Community Happens Health Her Him His Hope How Improves Part Person Read Show Something Somewhere Takes These Tonic Us Why Wrote]
States get to improve transportation infrastructure; that creates economic development, puts people back to work and, most important, enhances safety and improves local communities. Corrine Brown
[ Back Communities Creates Development Economic Enhances Get Important Improve Improves Infrastructure Local Most Puts Safety States Transportation Work]
I know this world is ruled by infinite intelligence. Everything that surrounds us- everything that exists - proves that there are infinite laws behind it. There can be no denying this fact. It is mathematical in its precision. Thomas A. Edison
[ Behind Denying Everything Exists Fact Infinite Intelligence Know Laws Mathematical Precision Proves Ruled Surrounds World]
A witty saying proves nothing. Voltaire
[ Nothing Proves Saying Witty]
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Dividing Doubling Friendship Grief Happiness Improves Joy Misery Our]
It just proves good movies don't need 100 million dollars to be good. Emily Blunt
[ Dollars Good Just Million Movies Need Proves]
The advantages found in history seem to be of three kinds, as it amuses the fancy, as it improves the understanding, and as it strengthens virtue. David Hume
[ Advantages Fancy Found History Improves Kinds Seem Strengthens Three Understanding Virtue]
With every passing year, BEC proves that it still has surprises left for us. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Every Left Passing Proves Still Surprises Us Year]
You have a movie and it proves itself and then certain things happen. Barry Levinson
[ Certain Happen Itself Movie Proves Then Things]
Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead others as what he does from day to day to lead himself. Thomas J. Watson Business
[ Ability Conclusively Day Does Himself Lead Man Nothing Others Proves]
Whether the process proves to be Kyoto or something else, let's acknowledge the urgency of global warming. Brian Mulroney
[ Acknowledge Else Global Kyoto Process Proves Something Urgency Warming Whether]
When you get to play with the big boys, your game improves drastically. Ajay Naidu
[ Big Boys Drastically Game Get Improves Play Your]
We failed, but in the good providence of God apparent failure often proves a blessing. Robert E. Lee
[ Apparent Blessing Failed Failure God Good Often Proves Providence]
I also believe that when one dies, one may wake up to the reality that proves that time does not exist. Thor Heyerdahl
[ Also Believe Dies Does Exist May Proves Reality Time Up Wake]
We must cultivate our own garden. When man was put in the garden of Eden he was put there so that he should work, which proves that man was not born to rest. Voltaire Gardening
[ Born Cultivate Eden Garden Man Must Our Own Proves Put Rest Should Which Work]
We may pretend that we're basically moral people who make mistakes, but the whole of history proves otherwise. Terry Hands
[ Basically History Make May Mistakes Moral Otherwise Pretend Proves Whole]
Revenge proves its own executioner. John Ford
[ Executioner Own Proves Revenge]
The system adopted in the Latin American instrument proves that, although no state can obligate another to join such a zone, neither can one prevent others wishing to do so from adhering to a regime of total absence of nuclear weapons within their own territories. Alfonso G. Robles
[ Absence Adhering Adopted Although American Another Instrument Join Latin Neither Nuclear Others Own Prevent Proves Regime State Such System Territories Their Total Weapons Wishing Within Zone]
The fact that tradition hinders the individual savage from thinking logically by no means proves that he cannot think logically. James M. Baldwin
[ Cannot Fact Hinders Individual Logically Means Proves Savage Think Thinking Tradition]
Each reform, therefore, improving the economical and political situation of the workers proves to be an arm that increases the energy with which the proletarian struggle of classes is fought. Clara Zetkin
[ Arm Classes Each Economical Energy Fought Improving Increases Political Proletarian Proves Reform Situation Struggle Therefore Which Workers]
While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see. Dorothea Lange
[ Another Eyes How Little More Nothing Our Own Perhaps Permit Photograph Proves Province See Tell Than Us Which While]
Look, I'm very much in favor of tax cuts, but not with borrowed money. And the problem that we've gotten into in recent years is spending programs with borrowed money, tax cuts with borrowed money, and at the end of the day that proves disastrous. And my view is I don't think we can play subtle policy here. Alan Greenspan
[ Borrowed Cuts Day Disastrous End Favor Gotten Here Into Look Money Much Play Policy Problem Programs Proves Recent Spending Subtle Tax Think Very View Years]
The very existence of flame-throwers proves that some time, somewhere, someone said to themselves, You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I'm just not close enough to get the job done. George Carlin
[ Close Done Enough Existence Fire Get Job Just Know Over Proves Said Set Some Someone Somewhere Themselves Those Time Very Want]
As set forth by theologians, the idea of 'God' is an argument that assumes its own conclusions, and proves nothing. Johann Most
[ Argument Assumes Conclusions Forth God Idea Nothing Own Proves Set Theologians]
When trust improves, the mood improves. Fernando Flores
[ Improves Mood Trust]
Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust. Service brings satisfaction. Cooperation proves the quality of leadership. James Cash Penney
[ Begets Bespeaks Brings Confidence Cooperation Honor Leadership Proves Quality Satisfaction Service Trust Worth]
History proves abundantly that pure science, undertaken without regard to applications to human needs, is usually ultimately of direct benefit to mankind. Irving Langmuir
[ Abundantly Applications Benefit Direct History Human Mankind Needs Proves Pure Regard Science Ultimately Undertaken Usually Without]
If you have embraced a creed which appears to be free from the ordinary dirtiness of politics - a creed from which you yourself cannot expect to draw any material advantage - surely that proves that you are in the right? George Orwell
[ Advantage Any Appears Cannot Creed Draw Embraced Expect Free Material Ordinary Politics Proves Right Surely Which Yourself]
I would like to cite an instance which proves the efficacy of clean living on the part of an athlete coupled with the inspiration received from a champion which go a long way to making a champion. Major Taylor
[ Athlete Champion Cite Clean Coupled Efficacy Go Inspiration Instance Living Long Making Part Proves Received Way Which Would]
The more my work improves or broadens or widens, the more surely I tame myself. Dennis Potter
[ Improves More Myself Surely Tame Widens Work]
Life improves slowly and goes wrong fast, and only catastrophe is clearly visible. Edward Teller
[ Catastrophe Clearly Fast Goes Improves Life Only Slowly Visible Wrong]
Recognition should come to the reporter who uncovers public cheating or proves a convicted man innocent. Phil Donahue
[ Cheating Come Convicted Innocent Man Proves Public Recognition Reporter Should]
Admitting Error clears the Score, And proves you Wiser than before. Arthur Guiterman
[ Admitting Before Clears Error Proves Score Than Wiser]
The Indian Corn, or Maiz, proves the most useful Grain in the World; and had it not been for the Fruitfulness of this Species, it would have proved very difficult to have settled some of the Plantations in America. John Lawson
[ America Been Corn Difficult Fruitfulness Grain Had Indian Most Plantations Proved Proves Settled Some Species Useful Very World Would]
Our show proves that some pretty incredible things can happen when people come together. Ty Pennington
[ Come Happen Incredible Our Pretty Proves Show Some Things Together]
If what the heart approves conforms to proper patterns, then even if one's desires are many, what harm would they be to good order? Xun Zi
[ Approves Conforms Desires Even Good Harm Heart Many Order Patterns Proper Then Would]
The dripping... well, if it happens, it happens; it does not take anything from the work. The dripping just proves that you were not trying to control the work, but the work was developing by itself and if it drips, it's a natural part in the evolution of the work. Keith Haring
[ Anything Control Developing Does Dripping Evolution Happens Itself Just Natural Part Proves Take Trying Well Were Work]
The fear of death often proves mortal, and sets people on methods to save their Lives, which infallibly destroy them. Joseph Addison
[ Death Destroy Fear Infallibly Lives Methods Mortal Often Proves Save Sets Their Them Which]
Pregnancy is a kind of miracle. Especially so in that it proves that a man and woman can conspire to force God to create a new soul. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Create Especially Force God Kind Man Miracle New Pregnancy Proves Soul Woman]
'Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death. Thomas Paine Politics
[ Approves Business Conduct Conscience Death Firm Heart His Little Minds Principles Pursue Shrink Tis Unto Whose Will]
In fact, allowing immigrants to have licenses actually improves homeland security by allowing our government to track who is in our borders. Joe Baca
[ Actually Allowing Borders Fact Government Homeland Immigrants Improves Licenses Our Security Track]
In sports, you simply aren't considered a real champion until you have defended your title successfully. Winning it once can be a fluke; winning it twice proves you are the best. Althea Gibson
[ Best Champion Considered Defended Fluke Once Proves Real Simply Sports Successfully Title Twice Until Winning Your]
The philosopher proves that the philosopher exists. The poet merely enjoys existence. Wallace Stevens
[ Enjoys Existence Exists Merely Philosopher Poet Proves]
Love is never defeated, and I could add, the history of Ireland proves it. Pope John Paul II
[ Add Could Defeated History Ireland Love Never Proves]
Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Around Back Bring Discover Enrichment Give Greatest Guarantee Help Improves Life Lives Meaning New Others Own Public Reward Service Something While Will World Your]
I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto death. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Approves Brave Business Conduct Conscience Death Distress Firm Gather Grow Heart Little Love Minds Principles Pursue Reflection Shrink Smile Strength Their Those Tis Trouble Unto Whose Will]
Art never improves, but... the material of art is never quite the same. T. S. Eliot
[ Art Improves Material Never Quite Same]
Where there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see. Dorthea Lange
[ Another Eyes How Little More Nothing Our Own Perhaps Permit Photograph Proves Province See Tell Than Us Where Which]
The ear disapproves but tolerates certain musical pieces; transfer them into the domain of our nose, and we will be forced to flee. Jean Cocteau
[ Certain Domain Ear Flee Forced Into Musical Nose Our Pieces Them Tolerates Transfer Will]
Most of these pictures, taken while travelling, were developed on the mantelpiece of a hotel room, which proves that the method is easy enough to carry out. Gabriel Lippmann
[ Carry Developed Easy Enough Hotel Mantelpiece Method Most Out Pictures Proves Room Taken These Travelling Were Which While]
This proves that great lyric poetry can die, be reborn, die again, but will always remain one of the most outstanding creations of the human soul. Eugenio Montale
[ Again Always Creations Die Great Human Lyric Most Outstanding Poetry Proves Reborn Remain Soul Will]