Quotations that match 'survey'.

Sympathetic cracks. A term frequently used by architects and surveyors in terms of ageing houses. I know what they mean. Ted Dexter
[ Ageing Architects Cracks Frequently Houses Know Mean Sympathetic Term Terms Used]
One survey that I saw that was published I think in Variety or Electronic Media within the last three weeks says that now the average hour of radio in the United States has 18 minutes of commercials. Robert McChesney
[ Average Commercials Electronic Hour Last Media Minutes Now Published Radio Saw Says States Survey Think Three United Variety Weeks Within]
In my judgment, based on the work that has been done to this point of the Iraq Survey Group, and in fact, that I reported to you in October, Iraq was in clear violation of the terms of U.N.Resolution 1441. David Kay
[ Based Been Clear Done Fact Group Iraq Judgment October Point Reported Resolution Survey Terms Violation Work]
The fact disclosed by a survey of the past that majorities have been wrong must not blind us to the complementary fact that majorities have usually not been entirely wrong. Herbert Spencer
[ Been Blind Complementary Disclosed Entirely Fact Majorities Must Past Survey Us Usually Wrong]
I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don't know if I'm the monarch of all I survey. Sylvester Stallone
[ Anyway Expectations Failure Fear Future Great Just Know Lack Monarch Motivator Past Powerful Survey Whereas]
Anthropology was the science that gave her the platform from which she surveyed, scolded and beamed at the world. Jane Howard Science
[ Anthropology Beamed Gave Her Platform Science Scolded She Surveyed Which World]
The fact is that surveys which media people openly admit to show that fewer than twelve percent of their customers believe they're doing a good job, while the average profit margin in television is in the neighborhood of eighty percent. L. Neil Smith
[ Admit Average Believe Customers Doing Eighty Fact Fewer Good Job Margin Media Neighborhood Openly Percent Profit Show Surveys Television Than Their Twelve Which While]
Well, first of all the Dominion Bureau of Statistics made a survey in the spring of 1970, which showed that on balance the difference in the cost of living between Canadian cities and American cities was 5 % to the advantage, of course, to the Canadian cities. Leonard Woodcock
[ Advantage American Balance Between Bureau Canadian Cities Cost Course Difference Dominion First Living Made Showed Spring Statistics Survey Well Which]
The camera relieves us of the burden of memory. It surveys us like God, and it surveys for us. Yet no other god has been so cynical, for the camera records in order to forget. John Berger
[ Been Burden Camera Cynical Forget God Memory Order Other Records Relieves Surveys Us Yet]
A telephone survey says that 51 percent of college students drink until they pass out at least once a month. The other 49 percent didn't answer the phone. Craig Kilborn
[ Answer College Drink Least Month Once Other Out Pass Percent Phone Says Students Survey Telephone Until]
A technical survey that systematize, digest, and appraise the mid century state of psychology. Stanley Smith Stevens
[ Appraise Century Digest Mid Psychology State Survey Technical]
But honestly, if you do a rigorous survey of my work, I'll bet you'll find that biology is a theme far more often than physical science. David Brin
[ Bet Biology Far Find Honestly More Often Physical Rigorous Science Survey Than Theme Work]
The public conviction that a railroad linking the West and the East was an absolute necessity became so pronounced after the gold discoveries of '49 that Congress passed an act in 1853 providing for a survey of several lines from the Mississippi to the Pacific. John Moody
[ Absolute Act After Became Congress Conviction Discoveries East Gold Lines Linking Mississippi Necessity Pacific Passed Pronounced Providing Public Railroad Several Survey West]
There are moments when a man's imagination, so easily subdued to what it lives in, suddenly rises above its daily level and surveys the long windings of destiny. Edith Wharton
[ Above Daily Destiny Easily Imagination Level Lives Long Man Moments Rises Subdued Suddenly Surveys]
This party will not take its position based on public opinion polls. We will not take a stand based on focus groups. We will not take a stand based on phone-in shows or householder surveys or any other vagaries of pubic opinion. Stephen Harper
[ Any Based Focus Groups Opinion Other Party Polls Position Public Shows Stand Surveys Take Vagaries Will]
My father was a soil scientist with the Geological Survey. Jim Fowler
[ Father Geological Scientist Soil Survey]
The majority of surveys throughout this Nation show that the American people are advocating for a comprehensive and realistic approach to immigration reform. Raul Grijalva
[ Advocating American Approach Comprehensive Immigration Majority Nation Realistic Reform Show Surveys Throughout]
The media transforms the great silence of things into its opposite. Formerly constituting a secret, the real now talks constantly. News reports, information, statistics, and surveys are everywhere. Michel De Certeau
[ Constantly Constituting Everywhere Formerly Great Information Into Media News Now Opposite Real Reports Secret Silence Statistics Surveys Talks Things Transforms]
In survey after survey, the Iraqi people say, 'We want to choose our leaders.' Scott McClellan
[ After Choose Iraqi Leaders Our Say Survey Want]
I maintain an ongoing survey of Internet Publishing and self publishing, so that it is now possible for any writer with a book to get it published at nominal cost or free, and to have it on sale at booksellers like Amazon.com. Piers Anthony
[ Amazon Any Book Booksellers Com Cost Free Get Internet Maintain Nominal Now Ongoing Possible Published Publishing Sale Self Survey Writer]
Surveys have shown going back as far as you and I can remember that people have perceived a leftward tilt in the basic coverage that they get on TV news. Brit Hume
[ Back Basic Coverage Far Get Going News Perceived Remember Shown Surveys Tilt Tv]
More and more surveys in the US are indicating a change in values taking place among consumers, who become more concerned about quality of life, food, health and the environment. David Korten
[ Among Become Change Concerned Consumers Environment Food Health Indicating Life More Place Quality Surveys Taking Us Values]
I think somebody ought to do a survey as to how many great, important men have quit to spend time with their families who spent any more time with their family. Walter Cronkite
[ Any Families Family Great How Important Many Men More Ought Quit Somebody Spend Spent Survey Their Think Time]
You may not be aware of a recent survey that showed that if the First Amendment were put to a popular vote today, it would fail by a 60% to 40% vote. James E. Rogers
[ Amendment Aware Fail First May Popular Put Recent Showed Survey Today Vote Were Would]
On 'don't ask, don't tell' I was always the same. I said we needed a complete review of the impact on morale and battle effectiveness of 'don't ask, don't tell' before we repeal it. That's my position now. Now they're trying to ram through a repeal without a - any kind of really realistic survey done. John McCain
[ Always Any Ask Battle Before Complete Done Effectiveness Impact Kind Morale Needed Now Position Ram Realistic Really Repeal Review Said Same Survey Tell Through Trying Without]
But I do think the survey group - and I think Charlie Duelfer is a great leader. I have the utmost confidence in Charles. I think you will get as full an answer as you can possibly get. David Kay
[ Answer Charles Charlie Confidence Full Get Great Group Leader Possibly Survey Think Utmost Will]
When shopping was still connected to the street it was also an intensification and articulation of the street. Now it has become utterly independent - contained, controlled, surveyed. Rem Koolhaas
[ Also Articulation Become Connected Contained Controlled Independent Now Shopping Still Street Surveyed Utterly]
USA Today has come out with a new survey - apparently, three out of every four people make up 75% of the population. David Letterman
[ Apparently Come Every Four Make New Out Population Survey Three Today Up Usa]
As leader of the effort of the Iraqi Survey Group, I spent most of my days not out in the field leading inspections. It's typically what you do at that level. I was trying to motivate, direct, find strategies. David Kay
[ Days Direct Effort Field Find Group Inspections Iraqi Leader Leading Level Most Motivate Out Spent Strategies Survey Trying Typically]
The results of this survey are shocking and should be a wake-up call to men and women that drinking and smoking too much not only gives you a bad headache in the morning but can affect your ability to start a family. Ann Robinson
[ Ability Affect Bad Call Drinking Family Gives Headache Men Morning Much Only Results Shocking Should Smoking Start Survey Too Wake-Up Women Your]
In my writing I am acting as a map maker, an explorer of psychic areas, a cosmonaut of inner space, and I see no point in exploring areas that have already been thoroughly surveyed. William S. Burroughs
[ Acting Already Am Areas Been Explorer Exploring Inner Maker Map Point Psychic See Space Surveyed Thoroughly Writing]
In almost every survey of consumers, they say they don't mind spending money. What they hate is the shopping experience. Alan Bush
[ Almost Consumers Every Experience Hate Mind Money Say Shopping Spending Survey]
A recent survey conducted by the University of Minnesota concluded that meth was involved in as many as 81 percent of child protection cases in the state. Mark Kennedy
[ Cases Child Concluded Conducted Involved Many Minnesota Percent Protection Recent State Survey University]
Everyone takes surveys. Whoever makes a statement about human behavior has engaged in a survey of some sort. Andrew Greeley
[ Behavior Engaged Everyone Human Makes Some Sort Statement Survey Surveys Takes Whoever]
A recent Pew Hispanic survey found that more than 70 percent of illegal immigrants from Mexico are interested in a guest-worker program and then returning home. John Shadegg
[ Found Hispanic Home Illegal Immigrants Interested Mexico More Percent Pew Program Recent Returning Survey Than Then]
Jocelyn Bell joined the project as a graduate student in 1965, helping as a member of the construction team and then analysing the paper charts of the sky survey. Antony Hewish
[ Analysing Bell Charts Construction Graduate Helping Joined Member Paper Project Sky Student Survey Team Then]
As a great man's influence never ends, so also there is not definite finality, no end, to a great survey; it runs along for centuries, ever responsive to the strain of the increasing needs of a growing population and an enlarging domain. Cleveland Abbe
[ Along Also Centuries Definite Domain End Ends Enlarging Ever Finality Great Growing Increasing Influence Man Needs Never Population Responsive Runs Strain Survey]
Forget romantic fiction, a survey has found that most women would rather read a good book than go shopping, have sex, or sleep. Janet Street-Porter
[ Book Fiction Forget Found Go Good Most Rather Read Romantic Sex Shopping Sleep Survey Than Women Would]
When they take surveys of women in business, of the Fortune 500, the successful women, 80% of them, say they were in sports as a young woman. Billie Jean King
[ Business Fortune Say Sports Successful Surveys Take Them Were Woman Women Young]
At Olduvai, for 20 years, Mary and I had investigated and made a general survey of the overall geology. Louis Leakey
[ General Geology Had Investigated Made Mary Overall Survey Years]
There once was a demographic survey done to determine if money was connected to happiness and Ireland was the only place where this did not turn out to be true. Fiona Shaw
[ Connected Demographic Determine Did Done Happiness Ireland Money Once Only Out Place Survey True Turn Where]
Philosophy, most broadly viewed, is the critical survey of existence from the standpoint of value. Sidney Hook
[ Broadly Critical Existence Most Philosophy Standpoint Survey Value Viewed]
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world. George Santayana
[ Country Eyes Feet His Man Planted Should Survey World]
The truth is that relative income is not directly related to happiness. Nonpartisan social-survey data clearly show that the big driver of happiness is earned success: a person's belief that he has created value in his life or the life of others. Arthur C. Brooks
[ Belief Big Clearly Created Data Directly Driver Earned Happiness His Income Life Others Person Related Relative Show Success Truth Value]
I can remember going back a couple of years later and, you know, think about it and I was doing a, kind of a political survey, door to door, and everything and I couldn't find any men in the town. It was very strange, you know. Richard Grimes
[ Any Back Couple Doing Door Everything Find Going Kind Know Later Men Political Remember Strange Survey Think Town Very Years]
In this country, the health concerns and the environmental concerns are as deep as in Europe. All the surveys show that. But here, we didn't have the cultural dimension. This is a fast-food culture. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Concerns Country Cultural Culture Deep Dimension Environmental Europe Fast-Food Health Here Show Surveys]
Give these Indians little farms, survey them, let them put fences around them, let them have their own horses, cows, sheep, things that they can call their own, and it will do away with tribal Indians. George Crook
[ Around Away Call Cows Farms Fences Give Horses Indians Little Own Put Sheep Survey Their Them These Things Tribal Will]
Therefore, let us not despair, but instead, survey the position, consider carefully the action we must take, and then address ourselves to our common task in a mood of sober resolution and quiet confidence, without haste and without pause. Arthur Henderson
[ Action Address Carefully Common Confidence Consider Despair Haste Instead Mood Must Our Ourselves Pause Position Quiet Resolution Sober Survey Take Task Then Therefore Us Without]
You may have read that I went to M.I.T. In 1982 I filled out a Who's Who survey with joking responses, and they never bothered to check the facts. Chevy Chase
[ Bothered Check Facts Filled Joking May Never Out Read Responses Survey Went]
Cultural tourism surveys consistently rate San Francisco's art industry as a core reason for visiting. Gavin Newsom
[ Art Consistently Core Cultural Francisco Industry Rate Reason San Surveys Tourism Visiting]
I prefer surveying for a week to spending a week in fashionable society even of the best class. Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards
[ Best Class Even Fashionable Prefer Society Spending Week]
I don't need somebody behind a desk to tell me what a marketing survey says is funny. I got 3 million miles and 70,000 tickets sold, telling me that I know how to make people laugh. D. L. Hughley
[ Behind Desk Funny Got How Know Laugh Make Marketing Miles Million Need Says Sold Somebody Survey Tell Telling Tickets]
If there be anything that can be called genius, it consists chiefly in ability to give that attention to a subject which keeps it steadily in the mind, till we have surveyed it accurately on all sides. Robert Quillen
[ Ability Accurately Anything Attention Called Chiefly Consists Genius Give Keeps Mind Sides Steadily Subject Surveyed Till Which]