Quotations that match 'reveals'.

The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveals that certain unacknowledged behavior exists and it suggests the form that such behavior takes. Freda Adler
[ Behavior Certain Cover Culture Description Each Employs Exists Fig Form Leaf Morality Offers Reveals Social Such Suggests Taboos Takes Twofold Type Which]
A signature always reveals a man's character - and sometimes even his name. Evan Esar
[ Always Character Even His Man Name Reveals Signature Sometimes]
The limit is not as narrow as it might be. I do not claim for this action, as it now goes on, an ideal degree of efficiency. What I do claim is that this type of competition already reveals its nature and its ultimate power to hold seeming monopolies in check. John Bates Clark
[ Action Already Check Claim Competition Degree Efficiency Goes Hold Ideal Limit Might Monopolies Narrow Nature Now Power Reveals Seeming Type Ultimate]
Never have I found the limits of the photographic potential. Every horizon, upon being reached, reveals another beckoning in the distance. Always, I am on the threshold. W. Eugene Smith
[ Always Am Another Being Distance Every Found Horizon Limits Never Photographic Potential Reached Reveals Threshold Upon]
Sensitive, responsive, eagerly welcomed everywhere, the drama, holding the mirror up to nature, by laughter and by tears reveals to mankind the world of men. George P. Baker
[ Drama Eagerly Everywhere Holding Laughter Mankind Men Mirror Nature Responsive Reveals Sensitive Tears Up Welcomed World]
Shakespeare reveals human nature brilliantly: he shines a light on our instinctive desire to dominate each other. Edward Hall
[ Brilliantly Desire Dominate Each Human Instinctive Light Nature Other Our Reveals Shakespeare Shines]
When a noble life has prepared for old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality. Anne Louise Germaine de Stael
[ Age Days Decline First Immortality Life Noble Old Prepared Reveals]
What you risk reveals what you value. Jeanette Winterson
[ Reveals Risk Value]
Hide our ignorance as we will, an evening of wine soon reveals it. Heraclitus
[ Evening Hide Ignorance Our Reveals Soon Will Wine]
The metropolis reveals itself as one of those great historical formations in which opposing streams which enclose life unfold, as well as join one another with equal right. Georg Simmel
[ Another Enclose Equal Formations Great Historical Itself Join Life Metropolis Opposing Reveals Right Streams Those Unfold Well Which]
The Defense Department's plan to ban newspaper reporters from pool coverage of military operations is incredible. It reveals the administration to be out of touch with journalism, reality and the First Amendment. Arthur Ochs Sulzberger
[ Administration Amendment Ban Coverage Defense Department First Incredible Journalism Military Newspaper Operations Out Plan Pool Reality Reporters Reveals Touch]
Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it. Hannah Arendt
[ Committing Defining Error Meaning Reveals Storytelling Without]
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Character Clearly His Joke Nothing Person Resents Reveals]
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it. Horace
[ Adversity Conceals Genius Prosperity Reveals]
Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures. Jessamyn West Imagination
[ Fiction Obscures Reality Reveals Truths]
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit. e. e. cummings
[ Any Believe Curiosity Delight Experience Human Once Ourselves Reveals Risk Spirit Spontaneous Wonder]
One of the things I love about acting is that it reveals a certain something about yourself, but it doesn't reveal your own personal story. Jessica Lange
[ Acting Certain Love Own Personal Reveal Reveals Something Story Things Your Yourself]
I am no longer afraid of becoming lost, because the journey back always reveals something new, and that is ultimately good for the artist. Billy Joel
[ Afraid Always Am Artist Back Because Becoming Good Journey Longer Lost New Reveals Something Ultimately]
If you assume that it was a valid experiment, then its disintegration reveals a very substantial part of what has been found since then, including the fact that you can get heat generation at high temperature. Martin Fleischmann
[ Assume Been Disintegration Experiment Fact Found Generation Get Heat High Including Part Reveals Since Substantial Temperature Then Valid Very]
Nature uses only the longest threads to weave her patterns, so that each small piece of her fabric reveals the organization of the entire tapestry. Richard P. Feynman
[ Each Entire Fabric Her Longest Nature Only Organization Patterns Piece Reveals Small Tapestry Threads Uses Weave]
You hear the same work by different orchestras, different conductors, violinists, pianists, singers, and slowly, the work reveals itself and begins to live deeper in you. David Ogden Stiers
[ Begins Conductors Deeper Different Hear Itself Live Orchestras Pianists Reveals Same Singers Slowly Work]
The standard entertainment industry reaction to Hollywood's box office slump reveals the same shallow, materialistic mindset that helped create the problem in the first place. Michael Medved
[ Box Create Entertainment First Helped Hollywood Industry Materialistic Mindset Office Place Problem Reaction Reveals Same Shallow Slump Standard]
Watch the mouth, it reveals what the eyes try to hide. John Thaw
[ Eyes Hide Mouth Reveals Try Watch]
When a noble life has prepared old age, it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality. Muriel Spark Age
[ Age Days Decline First Immortality Life Noble Old Prepared Reveals]
When Ulysses hears his own story sung by an epic poet and then he reveals his identity and the poet wants to continue singing, Ulysses isn't interested any longer. That's very astonishing. Raymond Queneau
[ Any Astonishing Continue Epic Hears His Identity Interested Longer Own Poet Reveals Singing Story Sung Then Ulysses Very Wants]
Integrity reveals beauty. Thomas Leonard Beauty
[ Beauty Integrity Reveals]
Superficial similarities exist between Christianity and some ancient pagan religions. But careful study reveals that there are far more dissimilarities. Carl Olson
[ Ancient Between Careful Christianity Exist Far More Pagan Religions Reveals Similarities Some Study Superficial]
Worrying that banning flag desecration would inhibit free speech reveals a misunderstanding of the flag's fundamental nature. Adrian Cronauer
[ Banning Desecration Flag Free Fundamental Inhibit Misunderstanding Nature Reveals Speech Worrying Would]
Wait for those unguarded moments. Relax the mood and, like the child dropping off to sleep, the subject often reveals his truest self. Barbara Walters
[ Child Dropping His Moments Mood Off Often Relax Reveals Self Sleep Subject Those Truest Wait]
Accidents, try to change them - it's impossible. The accidental reveals man. J. B. Priestley
[ Accidental Accidents Change Impossible Man Reveals Them Try]
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment. Baltasar Gracian
[ Ability Assignment Develops Every Great Increasingly Itself New Reveals]
The moment at which music reveals its true nature is contained in the ancient exercise of the theme with variations. The complete mystery of music is explained right there. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Ancient Complete Contained Exercise Explained Moment Music Mystery Nature Reveals Right Theme True Variations Which]
It has been said that a nation reveals its character by the values it upholds. Kay Granger
[ Been Character Nation Reveals Said Values]
The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond, and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality. Charles Baudelaire
[ Beyond Everything Immortality Insatiable Lies Life Living Most Our Proof Reveals Thirst Which]
Quantum physics thus reveals a basic oneness of the universe. Erwin Schrodinger
[ Basic Oneness Physics Quantum Reveals Thus Universe]
As a person, I'm not that hopeful, but somehow the hopeful part of me reveals itself through my songs. David Friedman
[ Hopeful Itself Part Person Reveals Somehow Songs Through]
Daylight reveals color; artificial light drains it. Helena Rubinstein
[ Artificial Color Daylight Drains Light Reveals]
It is better to do one's own duty, however defective it may be, than to follow the duty of another, however well one may perform it. He who does his duty as his own nature reveals it, never sins. Lao Tzu
[ Another Better Defective Does Duty Follow His However May Nature Never Own Perform Reveals Sins Than Well]
It is during difficult times like this that the true American spirit reveals itself. I am not talking only of the response of local, state, and federal governments, although they will each play an extremely important role in this effort. Jo Bonner
[ Although Am American Difficult During Each Effort Extremely Federal Governments Important Itself Local Only Play Response Reveals Role Spirit State Talking Times True Will]
When you smoke the herb, it reveals you to yourself. Bob Marley
[ Herb Reveals Smoke Yourself]
An autobiography usually reveals nothing bad about its writer except his memory. Franklin P. Jones
[ Autobiography Bad Except His Memory Nothing Reveals Usually Writer]
Nakedness reveals itself. Nudity is placed on display. The nude is condemned to never being naked. Nudity is a form of dress. John Berger
[ Being Condemned Display Dress Form Itself Naked Nakedness Never Nude Nudity Placed Reveals]
Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us, exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude of pronouncing upon our fellows. Paul Valery
[ Attitude Exposes Fellows Judge Judgments More Nothing Our Reveals Than Upon Us Weaknesses]
A quick glance at the American left reveals a movement in the midst of a nervous breakdown, displaying behavior that goes beyond inconsistency into the realm of bipolar moods and multiple personality disorders. Michael Medved
[ American Behavior Beyond Bipolar Breakdown Disorders Displaying Glance Goes Inconsistency Into Left Midst Moods Movement Multiple Nervous Personality Quick Realm Reveals]
By cutting critical domestic programs such as education, health, environmental protection, and veterans' services, this budget reveals misplaced priorities. Dan Lipinski
[ Budget Critical Cutting Domestic Education Environmental Health Misplaced Priorities Programs Protection Reveals Services Such Veterans]
Religion reveals itself in struggling to reveal the meaning of the world. S. H. Miller
[ Itself Meaning Religion Reveal Reveals Struggling World]
The American order reveals a method that was largely the outcome of material necessity, as exemplified by the Colonial style and the grid. Stephen Gardiner
[ American Colonial Exemplified Grid Largely Material Method Necessity Order Outcome Reveals Style]
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Art Attracts Most Only Our Reveals Secret Self Us]
In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects. Rabindranath Tagore
[ Art Himself His Man Objects Reveals]
And the more profoundly the science of biology reveals the laws of the life and development of living bodies, the more effective is the science of agronomy. Trofim Lysenko
[ Biology Bodies Development Effective Laws Life Living More Profoundly Reveals Science]
Look in the mirror. The face that pins you with its double gaze reveals a chastening secret. Diane Ackerman
[ Double Face Gaze Look Mirror Pins Reveals Secret]
A sudden silence in the middle of a conversation suddenly brings us back to essentials: it reveals how dearly we must pay for the invention of speech. Emile M. Cioran
[ Back Brings Conversation Dearly Essentials How Invention Middle Must Pay Reveals Silence Speech Sudden Suddenly Us]
You do not travel if you are afraid of the unknown, you travel for the unknown, that reveals you with yourself. Ella Maillart
[ Afraid Reveals Travel Unknown Yourself]
It is with trifles, and when he is off guard, that a man best reveals his character. Arthur Schopenhauer
[ Best Character Guard His Man Off Reveals Trifles]
A study of economics usually reveals that the best time to buy anything is last year. Marty Allen
[ Anything Best Buy Economics Last Reveals Study Time Usually Year]
When actors are talking, they are servants of the dramatist. It is what they can show the audience when they are not talking that reveals the fine actor. Cedric Hardwicke
[ Actor Actors Audience Dramatist Fine Reveals Servants Show Talking]
This kind of charge reveals a good deal about the personality of the people who make it; to impute such motives to another man is to imply you're harboring them yourself. Jim Garrison
[ Another Charge Deal Good Imply Kind Make Man Motives Personality Reveals Such Them Yourself]
Good fiction reveals feeling, refines events, locates importance and, though its methods are as mysterious as they are varied, intensifies the experience of living our own lives. Vincent Canby
[ Events Experience Feeling Fiction Good Importance Intensifies Lives Living Methods Mysterious Our Own Reveals Though Varied]
The earth together with its surrounding waters must in fact have such a shape as its shadow reveals, for it eclipses the moon with the arc of a perfect circle. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Arc Circle Earth Fact Moon Must Perfect Reveals Shadow Shape Such Surrounding Together Waters]
I never plot out my novels in terms of the tone of the book. Hopefully, once a story is begun it reveals itself. Alice Hoffman
[ Begun Book Hopefully Itself Never Novels Once Out Plot Reveals Story Terms Tone]
Time alone reveals the just man; but you might discern a bad man in a single day. Sophocles
[ Alone Bad Day Discern Just Man Might Reveals Single Time]
Reality only reveals itself when it is illuminated by a ray of poetry. Georges Braque
[ Illuminated Itself Only Poetry Ray Reality Reveals]
One does not kill oneself for love of a woman, but because love - any love - reveals us in our nakedness, our misery, our vulnerability, our nothingness. Cesare Pavese
[ Any Because Does Kill Love Misery Nakedness Nothingness Oneself Our Reveals Us Vulnerability Woman]
The point of an experiment is not to arrive at a predetermined end point, to prove or disprove anything, but to deliver a poem that reveals much about the process taken. John Barton
[ Anything Arrive Deliver Disprove End Experiment Much Poem Point Predetermined Process Prove Reveals Taken]
Anyone can write one book: even politicians do it. Starting a second book reveals an intention to be a professional writer. Len Deighton
[ Anyone Book Even Intention Politicians Professional Reveals Second Starting Write Writer]