Quotations that match 'tests'.

There was no doubt that sooner or later we will fight. But we will fight not in the way of the dissidents' protests. We understood that we needed to be as professional as possible. Anatoly Chubais
[ Dissidents Doubt Fight Later Needed Possible Professional Protests Sooner Understood Way Will]
The secret of a leader lies in the tests he has faced over the whole course of his life and the habit of action he develops in meeting those tests. Gail Sheehy
[ Action Course Develops Faced Habit His Leader Lies Life Meeting Over Secret Tests Those Whole]
Helplessness induces hopelessness, and history attests that loss of hope and not loss of lives is what decides the issue of war. B. H. Liddell Hart
[ Decides Helplessness History Hope Hopelessness Induces Issue Lives Loss War]
I still have nightmares about taking tests. Bruce Jenner
[ Nightmares Still Taking Tests]
In a government such as ours we have vigorous contests to determine who should lead. The recent election was no exception. Now we inaugurate a new government on a day that transcends any one individual or any one party. Matt Blunt
[ Any Contests Day Determine Election Exception Government Inaugurate Individual Lead New Now Ours Party Recent Should Such Transcends Vigorous]
Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew. John Greenleaf Whittier Peace
[ Battle Ever Hath Higher Knew Manhood Peace Tests Than]
Creative work is incredibly difficult, and that is where the tests lie. Jeanette Winterson
[ Creative Difficult Incredibly Lie Tests Where Work]
Do not rely completely on any other human being, however dear. We meet all life's greatest tests alone. Agnes Macphail
[ Alone Any Being Completely Dear Greatest However Human Life Meet Other Rely Tests]
The United States strongly seeks a lasting agreement for the discontinuance of nuclear weapons tests. We believe that this would be an important step toward reduction of international tensions and would open the way to further agreement on substantial measures of disarmament. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Agreement Believe Disarmament Further Important International Lasting Measures Nuclear Open Reduction Seeks States Step Strongly Substantial Tensions Tests Toward United Way Weapons Would]
But in any case, I did poorly on the tests and so, in the first three years of school, I had teachers who thought I was stupid and when people think you're stupid, they have low expectations for you. Robert Sternberg
[ Any Case Did Expectations First Had Low Poorly School Stupid Teachers Tests Think Thought Three Years]
I was not surprised by the results of the Horizon experiments, but I remain willing to observe and consider any and all other tests that are done under similarly precise conditions. James Randi
[ Any Conditions Consider Done Experiments Horizon Observe Other Precise Remain Results Similarly Surprised Tests Under Willing]
Space offers extraordinary potential for commerce and adventure, for new innovations and new tests of will. As Americans, we can't help but reach for the stars. It's our nature. It's our destiny. Bill Frist
[ Adventure Americans Commerce Destiny Extraordinary Help Innovations Nature New Offers Our Potential Reach Space Stars Tests Will]
I did tests on small stones before collecting and committing myself to the larger ones. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Before Collecting Committing Did Larger Myself Ones Small Stones Tests]
One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. Arnold H. Glasow Business
[ Ability Becomes Before Emergency Leadership Problem Recognize Tests True]
There was a lot of protest after Bravo, from countries like India, for example. India was the first country which came forward and proposed at the United Nations that all of these nuclear tests should be stopped, that there should be a complete ban on nuclear testing. Martha Smith
[ After Ban Bravo Came Complete Countries Country Example First Forward India Lot Nations Nuclear Proposed Protest Should Stopped Testing Tests These United Which]
I loved tests because it was another form of competing, a healthy competition. Suzanne Farrell
[ Another Because Competing Competition Form Healthy Loved Tests]
That said, ID does not qualify as science because it gives us nothing to test or measure. Science requires replicable tests involving measurable variables. Tony Snow
[ Because Does Gives Id Involving Measurable Measure Nothing Qualify Requires Said Science Test Tests Us Variables]
The president welcomes peaceful protests - it is a time-honored tradition. The president agrees violence is not the answer in Iraq, and that's why he hopes Saddam Hussein will disarm. Ari Fleischer
[ Agrees Answer Disarm Hopes Hussein Iraq Peaceful President Protests Saddam Tradition Violence Welcomes Why Will]
There are all kinds of letters and protests that come from, not surprisingly, Japanese fishermen, the fishermen's wives; there are student groups, all different types of people; the protest against the Americans' use of the Pacific for nuclear testing. Martha Smith
[ Against Americans Come Different Fishermen Groups Japanese Kinds Letters Nuclear Pacific Protest Protests Student Surprisingly Testing Types Use Wives]
One of the tests of the civilization of people is the treatment of its criminals. Rutherford B. Hayes
[ Civilization Criminals Tests Treatment]
Good tests kill flawed theories; we remain alive to guess again. Karl Popper
[ Again Alive Flawed Good Guess Kill Remain Tests Theories]
All brave men love; for he only is brave who has affections to fight for, whether in the daily battle of life, or in physical contests. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ Affections Battle Brave Contests Daily Fight Life Love Men Only Physical Whether]
There have been studies that clearly state that children who are exposed to arts education at a young age will in fact do markedly better in their SAT tests. Marvin Hamlisch
[ Age Arts Been Better Children Clearly Education Exposed Fact Markedly Sat State Studies Tests Their Will Young]
Some films could only have been cast in one way: Screen tests were given and the losers got the parts. Gene Shalit
[ Been Cast Could Films Given Got Losers Only Parts Screen Some Tests Way Were]
As an example, one of the schools I have been studying is too small to compete effectively in most sports, but participates with vigor each year in the state music contests. James S. Coleman
[ Been Compete Contests Each Effectively Example Most Music Participates Schools Small Sports State Studying Too Vigor Year]
There are always protests, whether you do something good or bad. Even if you do something beneficial, people say you do it because it's advertising. Giorgio Armani
[ Advertising Always Bad Because Beneficial Even Good Protests Say Something Whether]
Everybody hates a prodigy, detests an old head on young shoulders. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Detests Everybody Hates Head Old Prodigy Shoulders Young]
There was a danger that skeptics and opponents would misread those likelihood ratio tests as rejections of an entire class of models, which of course they were not. Thomas J. Sargent
[ Class Course Danger Entire Likelihood Models Opponents Ratio Rejections Skeptics Tests Those Were Which Would]
At an expense trifling indeed, compared to what she frequently spends upon unprofitable contests, she might place the moral world on a new foundation, and to rise the pinnacle of moral glory. John Strachan
[ Compared Contests Expense Foundation Frequently Glory Indeed Might Moral New Pinnacle Place Rise She Spends Trifling Unprofitable Upon World]
The aim of the tests carried on with these syllable series was, by means of repeated audible perusal of the separate series, to so impress them that immediately afterward they could voluntarily be reproduced. Hermann Ebbinghaus
[ Afterward Aim Audible Carried Could Immediately Impress Means Repeated Reproduced Separate Series Syllable Tests Them These Voluntarily]
The tests which showed that this was the only rifle which had the markings which were shown on the bullets; the fact that a man was seen by several witnesses, not identified, but seen in the window with the general description of what he looked like. John Sherman Cooper
[ Bullets Description Fact General Had Identified Looked Man Markings Only Rifle Seen Several Showed Shown Tests Were Which Window Witnesses]
I hate tests. It's a really lousy way to judge a person's ability. Bill Paxton
[ Ability Hate Judge Lousy Person Really Tests Way]
Think about it: Look at the strides of awareness and treatment and tests that women have had with breast cancer, that the gay community has had with AIDS, because they're active and they talk about it. Herbie Mann
[ Active Aids Awareness Because Cancer Community Gay Had Look Strides Talk Tests Think Treatment Women]
It is one of the severest tests of friendship to tell your friend his faults. So to love a man that you cannot bear to see a stain upon him, and to speak painful truth through loving words, that is friendship. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Bear Cannot Faults Friend Friendship Him His Love Loving Man Painful See Severest Speak Stain Tell Tests Through Truth Upon Words Your]
Polygraph tests are 20th-century witchcraft. Sam Ervin Science
[ Polygraph Tests Witchcraft]
In aptitude tests, I scored highest in music. Conrad Hall
[ Aptitude Highest Music Scored Tests]
We all were there for the readings, the screen tests, and we knew. We knew Dustin was the guy right away. Buck Henry
[ Away Dustin Guy Knew Readings Right Screen Tests Were]
Aside from all that, we recall that antibodies to malaria and other diseases prevalent in Africa show up as HIV-positive on tests. Serge Lang
[ Africa Aside Diseases Malaria Other Prevalent Recall Show Tests Up]
I was dyslexic, I had no understanding of schoolwork whatsoever. I certainly would have failed IQ tests. And it was one of the reasons I left school when I was 15 years old. And if I - if I'm not interested in something, I don't grasp it. Richard Branson
[ Certainly Dyslexic Failed Grasp Had Interested Iq Left Old Reasons School Something Tests Understanding Whatsoever Would Years]
I think I first realized I wanted to be in country music and be an artist when I was 10. And I started dragging my parents to festivals, and fairs, and karaoke contests, and I did that for about a year before I came to Nashville for the first time. I was 11 and I had this demo CD of me singing Dixie Chicks and Leanne Rimes songs. Taylor Swift
[ Artist Before Came Cd Chicks Contests Country Demo Did Dragging Fairs Festivals First Had Music Nashville Parents Realized Singing Songs Started Think Time Wanted Year]
The only thing I wish I had kept were all the peace beads, because in the 1960s people made these and hung them at protests and it was a wonderful thing. David Selby
[ Beads Because Had Hung Kept Made Only Peace Protests Them These Thing Were Wish Wonderful]
Human beings are pampered by the Lord. Their real tests don't come until later in life. Willie Stargell
[ Beings Come Human Later Life Lord Pampered Real Tests Their Until]
Pakistan has made no mention of ending our tests. We have a missile program, and it is in the national interest whatever we want to do. Ayub Khan
[ Ending Interest Made Mention Missile National Our Pakistan Program Tests Want Whatever]
But the person who scored well on an SAT will not necessarily be the best doctor or the best lawyer or the best businessman. These tests do not measure character, leadership, creativity, perseverance. William J. Wilson
[ Best Businessman Character Creativity Doctor Lawyer Leadership Measure Necessarily Perseverance Person Sat Scored Tests These Well Will]
The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history. Lew Wallace
[ After Against Death History Inscriptions Monuments Nations Nothingness Protests Statues]
I was molded, spent my time underneath a lot of goo. And then the bits and pieces were sculpted. It took probably 10 days to create each character after all those camera tests. Brendan Fraser
[ After Bits Camera Character Create Days Each Lot Molded Pieces Probably Sculpted Spent Tests Then Those Time Took Underneath Were]
I worked three and then six hours a day in my studio with strict discipline and emotion. I obtained awards usually granted to other foreigners during the end-of-year admission tests. Ralph Allen
[ Admission Awards Day Discipline During Emotion Foreigners Granted Hours Obtained Other Six Strict Studio Tests Then Three Usually Worked]
Positioning the brand and regaining trust are all smart things for us to do and those are the litmus tests for any decisions we make. John McKinley
[ Any Brand Decisions Litmus Make Positioning Regaining Smart Tests Things Those Trust Us]
Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life. Walter Annenberg
[ Adversity Continues During Inevitable Life Testing Tests Time Us]
Never forget that God tests his real friends more severely than the lukewarm ones. Kathryn Hulme
[ Forget Friends God His Lukewarm More Never Ones Real Severely Tests Than]
Letters have to pass two tests before they can be classed as good: they must express the personality both of the writer and of the recipient. E. M. Forster
[ Before Both Classed Express Good Letters Must Pass Personality Recipient Tests Two Writer]
Arsenic sticks around and today it's easily found after death if somebody thinks of looking for it, because the problem with arsenic, it isn't looked for in the common tests for drugs. Michael Baden
[ After Around Arsenic Because Common Death Easily Found Looked Looking Problem Somebody Sticks Tests Thinks Today]
A renewed commitment to the freedom and opportunity of our people is the touchstone of our time. In this new century, where tests are many and challenges change with the shifting of the wind, we must hold fast to the principles that have made our nation the envy of the world. Bill Owens
[ Century Challenges Change Commitment Envy Fast Freedom Hold Made Many Must Nation New Opportunity Our Principles Renewed Shifting Tests Time Touchstone Where Wind World]
Can advertising foist an inferior product on the consumer? Bitter experience has taught me that it cannot. On those rare occasions when I have advertised products which consumer tests have found inferior to other products in the same field, the results have been disastrous. David Ogilvy
[ Advertised Advertising Been Bitter Cannot Consumer Disastrous Experience Field Foist Found Inferior Occasions Other Product Products Rare Results Same Taught Tests Those Which]
There are no contests in the Art of Peace. A true warrior is invincible because he or she contests with nothing. Defeat means to defeat the mind of contention that we harbor within. Morihei Ueshiba
[ Art Because Contention Contests Defeat Harbor Invincible Means Mind Nothing Peace She True Warrior Within]
It is misery, you know, unspeakable misery for the man who lives alone and who detests sordid, casual affairs; not old enough to do without women, but not young enough to be able to go and look for one without shame! Luigi Pirandello
[ Able Affairs Alone Casual Detests Enough Go Know Lives Look Man Misery Old Shame Sordid Unspeakable Without Women Young]
In other words, the better they did on the IQ test, the worse they did on the practical test and the better they did on the practical tests, the worse they did on the IQ test. Robert Sternberg
[ Better Did Iq Other Practical Test Tests Words Worse]
They forbade me from flying, despite all my protests and arguments. After being once in space, I was desperately keen to go back there. But it didn't happen. Valentina Tereshkova
[ After Arguments Back Being Desperately Despite Flying Forbade Go Happen Keen Once Protests Space]
The foolish and wicked practice of profane cursing and swearing is a vice so mean and low that every person of sense and character detests and despises it. George Washington
[ Character Cursing Despises Detests Every Foolish Low Mean Person Practice Profane Sense Swearing Vice Wicked]
When the National Security Agency recruited me, they put me through a day of lie detector tests. They found out all my weaknesses and immediately seduced me. They used the strongest drugs in our culture, sex, power and money, to win me over. John Perkins
[ Agency Culture Day Found Immediately Lie Money National Our Out Over Power Put Recruited Security Seduced Sex Strongest Tests Through Used Weaknesses Win]
The attempt is that we want to get a couple of minutes under our belt, depending on how good the tests are and take that into Hollywood. The fallback is we're going to DVD anyways. We've got that covered. Todd McFarlane
[ Anyways Attempt Belt Couple Covered Depending Dvd Get Going Good Got Hollywood How Into Minutes Our Take Tests Under Want]
I think that it's a vital moment now for Russian democracy to convince people that it's only our actions, our joined actions and protests that could force Kremlin to reconsider its plans to abolish presidential elections. Garry Kasparov
[ Abolish Actions Convince Could Democracy Elections Force Joined Kremlin Moment Now Only Our Plans Presidential Protests Reconsider Russian Think Vital]
At college age, you can tell who is best at taking tests and going to school, but you can't tell who the best people are. That worries the hell out of me. Barnaby C. Keeney
[ Age Best College Going Hell Out School Taking Tell Tests Worries]
The present assault upon capital is but the beginning. It will be but a stepping-stone to others, larger and more sweeping, till our political contests will become a war of the poor against the rich. Stephen J. Field
[ Against Assault Become Beginning Capital Contests Larger More Others Our Political Poor Present Rich Stepping-Stone Sweeping Till Upon War Will]
And as part of my activity there, he had indicated he wanted me to work with him on that and conduct the various technical tests. And so a few months later I moved from Southern California up to the Monterey Peninsula where I still live today. John Sexton
[ Activity California Conduct Few Had Him Indicated Later Live Months Moved Part Peninsula Southern Still Technical Tests Today Up Various Wanted Where Work]
I knew Jimmy Dean. He tested for 'Battle Cry'. Paul Newman tested for 'Battle Cry'. I did nine tests to finally get that role. Tab Hunter
[ Battle Cry Dean Did Finally Get Jimmy Knew Newman Nine Paul Role Tested Tests]
And after about two years, I realized that creative writing was not going to help you ace those biological tests. So I switched over to journalism. I didn't graduate with honors, but I did graduate on time and with some doing. Bob Schieffer
[ Ace After Biological Creative Did Doing Going Graduate Help Honors Journalism Over Realized Some Switched Tests Those Time Two Writing Years]
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised. Chinua Achebe
[ Blunt Compromised Integrity Refusal Tests Truest]
We worked on solving the problem of voice communications in a noisy military environment. We established military codes that are highly audible and invented selection tests for personnel who had a superior ability to recognize sound in a noisy background. M. H. Abrams
[ Ability Audible Background Codes Communications Environment Established Had Highly Invented Military Noisy Personnel Problem Recognize Selection Solving Sound Superior Tests Voice Worked]
The overwhelming majority of theories are rejected because they contain bad explanations, not because they fail experimental tests. David Deutsch
[ Bad Because Contain Experimental Explanations Fail Majority Overwhelming Rejected Tests Theories]
I love to deal with doctrines and events. The contests of men about men I greatly dislike. James A. Garfield
[ Contests Deal Dislike Doctrines Events Greatly Love Men]
I think exercise tests us in so many ways, our skills, our hearts, our ability to bounce back after setbacks. This is the inner beauty of sports and competition, and it can serve us all well as adult athletes. Peggy Fleming Fitness
[ Ability Adult After Athletes Back Beauty Bounce Competition Exercise Hearts Inner Many Our Serve Setbacks Skills Sports Tests Think Us Ways Well]
If diffraction or interference phenomena were to be sought it was therefore necessary, in accordance with the basic principles of wave theory, to select for the test arrangement far smaller decisive dimensions than those employed in corresponding tests with visible light. Max von Laue
[ Accordance Arrangement Basic Corresponding Decisive Dimensions Employed Far Interference Light Necessary Phenomena Principles Select Smaller Sought Test Tests Than Theory Therefore Those Visible Wave Were]
Throughout the lead-up to the war, CNN worked hard to air all sides of the story. We had a regular segment called Voices of Dissent in which we spent time covering antiwar protests and interviewing those who were opposed to the war with Iraq. Jim Walton
[ Air Antiwar Called Cnn Covering Dissent Had Hard Interviewing Iraq Opposed Protests Regular Segment Sides Spent Story Those Throughout Time Voices War Were Which Worked]
There were symptoms that I saw, and though I went to many doctors and had many tests, no one diagnosed MS. Teri Garr
[ Diagnosed Doctors Had Many Ms Saw Symptoms Tests Though Went Were]
The fact that we don't keep repeating tests in the same arena is not because the probability of the hypothesis showing its falsity in other arenas goes up after it has passed tests in one arena. Robert Nozick
[ After Arena Arenas Because Fact Falsity Goes Hypothesis Keep Other Passed Probability Repeating Same Showing Tests Up]
We have witnessed the terrible increases in the incidence of alcoholism, the advent of drug dependency, the protests, marches, strikes and human alienation. Alex Campbell
[ Advent Alcoholism Alienation Dependency Human Incidence Increases Marches Protests Strikes Terrible Witnessed]
The Laboratory for Radioactivity consisted of only two rooms at the time; at a later date, when tests of radioactive substances became more extensive, it expanded into four rooms. Walther Bothe
[ Became Consisted Date Expanded Extensive Four Into Laboratory Later More Only Radioactive Rooms Substances Tests Time Two]
In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong. Abraham Lincoln
[ Accordance Act Both Claims Contests Each God Great May Must Party Will Wrong]
As I look back over fifty years of ministry, I recall innumerable tests, trials and times of crushing pain. But through it all, the Lord has proven faithful, loving, and totally true to all his promises. David Wilkerson
[ Back Crushing Faithful Fifty His Innumerable Look Lord Loving Ministry Over Pain Promises Proven Recall Tests Through Times Totally Trials True Years]
I liked the way they treated the first, second, and third place finishers equally. It was an amazing year. I only entered two song contests this year; I won one and placed second in the other. And I entered each of them a day or two before the deadline. Arthur Godfrey
[ Amazing Before Contests Day Deadline Each Entered Equally Finishers First Liked Only Other Place Placed Second Song Them Third Treated Two Way Won Year]
Dick Gregory was a great comedian who went and got arrested, did hunger strikes, protests. It never hurt his career to be outspoken. Joe Rogan
[ Arrested Career Comedian Did Got Great Gregory His Hunger Hurt Never Outspoken Protests Strikes Went]
The time given to athletic contests and the injuries incurred on the playing field are part of the price which the English-speaking race has paid for being world conquerors. Henry Cabot Lodge
[ Athletic Being Conquerors Contests English-Speaking Field Given Incurred Injuries Paid Part Playing Price Race Time Which World]
I don't know one of my friends who is considered a conservative who has not had to go back and thoroughly think through everything. You do a lot of soul-searching - 'cause we are not going to win any popularity contests. Clarence Thomas
[ Any Back Cause Conservative Considered Contests Everything Friends Go Going Had Know Lot Popularity Think Thoroughly Through Win]
And then, of course, there's a couple that claim to be, but I haven't done any DNA tests or anything. Merle Haggard
[ Any Anything Claim Couple Course Dna Done Haven Tests Then]
The mathematical framework of quantum theory has passed countless successful tests and is now universally accepted as a consistent and accurate description of all atomic phenomena. Erwin Schrodinger
[ Accepted Accurate Atomic Consistent Countless Description Framework Mathematical Now Passed Phenomena Quantum Successful Tests Theory Universally]
One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. Arnold H. Glasow Business
[ Ability Becomes Before Emergency Leadership Problem Recognize Tests]