Authors that match 'rays'.

David Grayson American Journalist (1870-1946)

Quotations that match 'rays'.

You still stand watch, O human star, burning without a flicker, perfect flame, bright and resourceful spirit. Each of your rays a great idea - O torch which passes from hand to hand, from age to age, world without end. Karel Capek
[ Age Bright Burning Each End Flame Flicker Great Hand Human Idea Passes Perfect Rays Resourceful Spirit Stand Star Still Torch Watch Which Without World Your]
To have frequent recourse to narrative betrays great want of imagination. Lord Chesterfield
[ Betrays Frequent Great Imagination Narrative Recourse Want]
More fundamentally, it is a dream that does not die with the onset of manhood: the dream is to play endlessly, past the time when you are called home for dinner, past the time of doing chores, past the time when your body betrays you past time itself. John Thorn
[ Betrays Body Called Chores Die Dinner Does Doing Dream Endlessly Fundamentally Home Itself Manhood More Onset Past Play Time Your]
Oh leave the Wise our measures to collate. One thing at least is certain, light has weight. One thing is certain and the rest debate. Light rays, when near the Sun, do not go straight. Arthur Eddington
[ Certain Debate Go Least Leave Light Measures Near Oh Our Rays Rest Straight Sun Thing Weight Wise]
An actress must be a woman whose emotional perceptions are true, and to make them so, she must have a fine contempt for any art or thought that betrays them for something false. Nance O'Neil
[ Actress Any Art Betrays Contempt Emotional False Fine Make Must Perceptions She Something Them Thought True Whose Woman]
Literature exists at the same time in the modes of error and truth; it both betrays and obeys its own mode of being. Paul de Man
[ Being Betrays Both Error Exists Literature Mode Modes Obeys Own Same Time Truth]
To know a man, observe how he wins his object, rather than how he loses it; for when we fail, our pride supports us - when we succeed, it betrays us. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Betrays Fail His How Know Loses Man Object Observe Our Pride Rather Succeed Supports Than Us Wins]
During exposure, interference takes place between the incident rays and those reflected by the mirror, with the formation of interference fringes half a wavelength distant from each other. Gabriel Lippmann
[ Between Distant During Each Exposure Formation Fringes Half Incident Interference Mirror Other Place Rays Reflected Takes Those Wavelength]
Rising genius always shoots out its rays from among the clouds, but these will gradually roll away and disappear as it ascends to its steady luster. Washington Irving
[ Always Among Ascends Away Clouds Disappear Genius Gradually Luster Out Rays Rising Roll Shoots Steady These Will]
Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus. Alexander Graham Bell
[ Brought Burn Concentrate Focus Hand Rays Sun Thoughts Until Upon Work Your]
The first stage had been all over before the doctors even knew they were dealing with a new sickness; it was the direct reaction to the bombardment of the body, at the moment when the bomb went off, by neutrons, beta particles, and gamma rays. John Hersey
[ Been Before Beta Body Bomb Dealing Direct Doctors Even First Gamma Had Knew Moment Neutrons New Off Over Particles Rays Reaction Sickness Stage Went Were]
He who prays five times a day is in the protection of God, and he who is protected by God cannot be harmed by anyone. Abu Bakr
[ Anyone Cannot Day Five God Harmed Prays Protected Protection Times]
Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation the source of strength is one's self. When one prays he goes to a source of strength greater than his own. Chiang Kai-shek
[ Goes Greater His Meditation More Own Prayer Prays Self Source Strength Than]
You don't need a uniform color: We used a mixture of brick red, browns and grays, and then threw in seashells, branches and various types of rock, so our walls ended up looking like cave paintings! Randy Bachman
[ Branches Brick Browns Cave Color Ended Looking Mixture Need Our Paintings Red Rock Then Threw Types Uniform Up Used Various Walls]
In order to make further progress, particularly in the field of cosmic rays, it will be necessary to apply all our resources and apparatus simultaneously and side-by-side; an effort which has not yet been made, or at least, only to a limited extent. Victor Francis Hess
[ Apparatus Apply Been Cosmic Effort Extent Field Further Least Limited Made Make Necessary Only Order Our Particularly Progress Rays Resources Simultaneously Which Will Yet]
I decided to devote my life to telling the story because I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead. and anyone who does not remember betrays them again. Elie Wiesel Death
[ Again Anyone Because Betrays Dead Decided Devote Does Felt Having Life Owe Remember Something Story Survived Telling Them]
My doctor is wonderful. Once, in 1955, when I couldn't afford an operation, he touched up the X-rays. Joey Bishop
[ Afford Doctor Once Operation Touched Up Wonderful X-Rays]
He who labours, prays. Saint Aurelius Augustine
[ Labours Prays]
If he have faith, the believer cannot be restrained. He betrays himself. He breaks out. He confesses and teaches this gospel to the people at the risk of life itself. Martin Luther
[ Believer Betrays Breaks Cannot Confesses Faith Gospel Himself Itself Life Out Restrained Risk Teaches]
He who has loved and who betrays love does harm not only to the image of the past, but to the past itself. Theodor Adorno
[ Betrays Does Harm Image Itself Love Loved Only Past]
Silence is a true friend who never betrays. Confucius
[ Betrays Friend Never Silence True]
A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked. Anais Nin
[ Accompanied Bird Coffee Escape Fire Joy Leaf Morning Rays Settled Sun Supported Task Through Walked Window]
Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart. Washington Irving
[ Departing Distant Falls Friends Heart Mellow Memory Rays Sadly Sun Sweet Tenderly Yet]
Our border patrol does a great job under these very dangerous conditions. They use very sophisticated equipment, including gamma rays, to detect drugs and illegal immigrants as they enter the U.S. Timothy Murphy
[ Border Conditions Dangerous Detect Does Enter Equipment Gamma Great Illegal Immigrants Including Job Our Patrol Rays Sophisticated These Under Use Very]
I always wanted to fire rays out of my fingertips. Len Wein
[ Always Fingertips Fire Out Rays Wanted]
A feeling that was possibly generated by experiences in my previous work on cosmic rays; more likely it was inborn and was the reason why, as a young man, I went into the field of cosmic rays. Bruno Rossi
[ Cosmic Experiences Feeling Field Generated Inborn Into Likely Man More Possibly Previous Rays Reason Went Why Work Young]
In 1970 I realized that there was negligible risk from x-rays but many radiographs had poor image quality so that the risk from a false negative was significant. John Cameron
[ False Had Image Many Negative Negligible Poor Quality Realized Risk Significant X-Rays]
If a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act. A. E. Housman
[ Act Ceases Into Line Memory Poetry Razor Skin]
When a citizen gives his suffrage to a man of known immorality he abuses his trust; he sacrifices not only his own interest, but that of his neighbor; he betrays the interest of his country. Noah Webster
[ Abuses Betrays Citizen Country Gives His Immorality Interest Known Man Neighbor Only Own Sacrifices Suffrage Trust]
It may well be said that the answer to the question: Of what do the cosmic rays in fact consist before they produce their familiar secondary radiation phenomena in the earth's atmosphere? can only be obtained from numerous measurements in the stratosphere. Victor Francis Hess
[ Answer Atmosphere Before Consist Cosmic Earth Fact Familiar May Measurements Numerous Obtained Only Phenomena Produce Question Radiation Rays Said Secondary Stratosphere Their Well]
Every year, more than 300 million x-rays, CT scans, MRIs and other medical imaging exams are performed in the United States, and seven out of 10 people undergo some type of radiologic procedure. Charles W. Pickering
[ Every Exams Imaging Medical Million More Other Out Performed Procedure Radiologic Scans Seven Some States Than Type Undergo United X-Rays Year]
In the case of my book, I don't think it's really the coming-out gay novel that everyone really needed, even though it was received as such. The boy is too creepy, he betrays his teacher, the only adult man with whom he's enjoyed a sexual experience, etc. Edmund White
[ Adult Betrays Book Boy Case Creepy Enjoyed Etc Even Everyone Experience Gay His Man Needed Novel Only Really Received Sexual Such Teacher Think Though Too Whom]
The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Change Function God Influence Nature Prayer Prays Rather]
In general, the objects in the universe that are very high-energy objects, or the processes that are high-energy processes, will radiate more in the short wavelength range towards the gamma rays or the x-rays. Claude Nicollier
[ Gamma General More Objects Processes Range Rays Short Towards Universe Very Wavelength Will X-Rays]
The doctors realized in retrospect that even though most of these dead had also suffered from burns and blast effects, they had absorbed enough radiation to kill them. The rays simply destroyed body cells - caused their nuclei to degenerate and broke their walls. John Hersey
[ Absorbed Also Blast Body Broke Burns Caused Cells Dead Degenerate Destroyed Doctors Effects Enough Even Had Kill Most Nuclei Radiation Rays Realized Retrospect Simply Suffered Their Them These Though Walls]
Democratic societies can no longer give religious fanatics a free hand to abuse and murder non believers. Such action betrays contempt for the basic human rights which animate any democracy with meaning. Armstrong Williams
[ Abuse Action Animate Any Basic Believers Betrays Contempt Democracy Democratic Fanatics Free Give Hand Human Longer Meaning Murder Non Religious Rights Societies Such Which]
Surfing is not my strong point. And... I don't really have a tan. I go to the tanning place, the one that sprays you with color. Lori Loughlin
[ Color Go Place Point Really Strong Surfing Tan Tanning]
The soldier above all others prays for peace, for it is the soldier who must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war. Douglas MacArthur
[ Above Bear Deepest Must Others Peace Prays Scars Soldier Suffer War Wounds]
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but his judgment; and he betrays instead of serving you if he sacrifices it to your opinion. Edmund Burke
[ Betrays His Industry Instead Judgment Only Opinion Owes Representative Sacrifices Serving Your]
We can in fact first place the beam of rays of moving positive atomic ions in a plane perpendicular to the axis in which we see the spectral lines emitted by them. Johannes Stark
[ Atomic Axis Beam Emitted Fact First Ions Lines Moving Perpendicular Place Plane Positive Rays See Spectral Them Which]
Experience has taught me, when I am shaving of a morning, to keep watch over my thoughts, because, if a line of poetry strays into my memory, my skin bristles so that the razor ceases to act. A. E. Housman Experience
[ Act Am Because Ceases Experience Into Keep Line Memory Morning Over Poetry Razor Shaving Skin Taught Thoughts Watch]
On what can we now place our hopes of solving the many riddles which still exist as to the origin and composition of cosmic rays? It must be emphasized here above all that to attain really decisive progress greater funds must be made available. Victor Francis Hess
[ Above Attain Available Composition Cosmic Decisive Emphasized Exist Funds Greater Here Hopes Made Many Must Now Origin Our Place Progress Rays Really Riddles Solving Still Which]
A beam of luminous hydrogen canal rays has, owing to its velocity, exactly the same direction as that of the electric field in which it may be made to move. Johannes Stark
[ Beam Canal Direction Electric Exactly Field Hydrogen Luminous Made May Move Owing Rays Same Velocity Which]
Death is pitch-dark, but colors are light. To be a painter, one must work with rays of light. Edvard Munch
[ Colors Death Light Must Painter Rays Work]
The risk of a terrorist victory is greater when in fighting terror, democracy betrays its own essence. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
[ Betrays Democracy Essence Fighting Greater Own Risk Terror Terrorist Victory]
My family would be supportive if I said I wanted to be a Martian, wear only banana skins, make love to ashtrays, and eat tree bark. Casey Affleck
[ Banana Bark Eat Family Love Make Martian Only Said Skins Supportive Tree Wanted Wear Would]
For support, I fall back on my heart. Has a man any fault a woman cannot weave with and try to change into something better, if the god her man prays to is a mother holding a baby? Haniel Long
[ Any Baby Back Better Cannot Change Fall Fault God Heart Her Holding Into Man Mother Prays Something Support Try Weave Woman]
The forgotten man... He works, he votes, generally he prays, but his chief business in life is to pay. William Graham Sumner
[ Business Chief Forgotten Generally His Life Man Pay Prays Votes Works]
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays. Soren Kierkegaard Religion
[ Change Changes Does God Him Prayer Prays]
It betrays hubris on the part of the artist to think his medium is limiting him, and I think we all recognize this. Steve Albini
[ Artist Betrays Him His Hubris Limiting Medium Part Recognize Think]
When I told my doctor I couldn't afford an operation, he offered to touch-up my X-rays. Henny Youngman Medical
[ Afford Doctor Offered Operation Told X-Rays]
For in 1900 all electromagnetic radiation of longer wavelengths was already known at least to the extent that one could not seek in it the more striking characteristics of X-rays such as, for example, the strong penetrating power. Max von Laue
[ Already Characteristics Could Electromagnetic Example Extent Known Least Longer More Penetrating Power Radiation Seek Striking Strong Such Wavelengths X-Rays]
The investigation into the possible effects of cosmic rays on living organisms will also offer great interest. Victor Francis Hess
[ Also Cosmic Effects Great Interest Into Investigation Living Offer Organisms Possible Rays Will]
Whatever a person may pray for, that person prays for a miracle. Every prayer comes down to this - Almighty God, grant that two times two not equal four. Ivan Turgenev
[ Almighty Comes Down Equal Every Four God Grant May Miracle Person Pray Prayer Prays Times Two Whatever]
Every true prayer is a prayer of the Church; by means of that prayer the Church prays, since it is the Holy Spirit living in the Church, Who in every single soul 'prays in us with unspeakable groanings'. Edith Stein
[ Church Every Holy Living Means Prayer Prays Since Single Soul Spirit True Unspeakable Us]
Love is not a fire to be shut up in a soul. Everything betrays us: voice, silence, eyes; half-covered fires burn all the brighter. Jean Racine
[ Betrays Brighter Burn Everything Eyes Fire Fires Love Shut Silence Soul Up Us Voice]
The man who sows wrong thoughts and deeds and prays that God will bless him is in the position of a farmer who, having sown tares, asks God to bring forth for him a harvest of wheat. James Allen
[ Asks Bless Bring Deeds Farmer Forth God Harvest Having Him Man Position Prays Sown Sows Thoughts Wheat Will Wrong]
Prayer is more than meditation. In meditation, the source of strength is one's self. When one prays, he goes to a source of strength greater than his own. Madame de Stael
[ Goes Greater His Meditation More Own Prayer Prays Self Source Strength Than]