Authors that match 'theo'.

Theodor Adorno German Philosopher (1903-1969)
James Theodore Bent English Explorer (1852-1897)
Theodore Bikel Austrian Actor (1924-)
Theodosius Dobzhansky Ukrainian Scientist (1900-1975)
Theodore Dreiser American Novelist (1871-1945)
Theophile Gautier French Poet (1811-1872)
Theodore Gericault French Artist (1791-1824)
Theo Van Gogh Dutch Director (1957-2004)
Theodore F. Green American Politician (1867-1966)
Theodore Hall American Criminal (1925-1999)
Theodor Herzl Hungarian Journalist (1860-1904)
Theodore Hesburgh American Clergyman (1917-)
Theodore Kaczynski American Criminal (1942-)
Theodore Martin Scottish Poet (1816-1909)
Theodore Parker American Theologian (1810-1860)
Theo de Raadt South African Scientist (1968-)
Theodor Reik American Psychologist (1888-1969)
Theodore Robinson American Artist (1852-1896)
Theodore Roethke American Poet (1908-1963)
Theodore Roosevelt American President (1858-1919)
Theodore Isaac Rubin American Psychologist (1923-)
Theodore William Schultz American Economist (1902-1998)
Theodore C. Sorensen American Lawyer (1928-)
Theodore Sturgeon American Writer (1918-1985)
Theodor Svedberg Swedish Scientist (1884-1971)
Theocritus Greek Poet (-)
Theophrastus Greek Philosopher (-)
Theodore White American Journalist (1915-1986)

Quotations that match 'theo'.

Of course, nobody would deny the importance of human beings for theological thinking, but the time span of history that theologians think about is a few thousand years of human culture rather than the fifteen billion years of the history of the universe. John Polkinghorne
[ Beings Billion Course Culture Deny Few Fifteen History Human Importance Nobody Rather Span Than Theologians Theological Think Thinking Thousand Time Universe Would Years]
A lot of times when I sit down with the other comics and try to talk theory, they say I'm being too serious. Joel Hodgson
[ Being Comics Down Lot Other Say Serious Sit Talk Theory Times Too Try]
But the fact a person denies that he is theorising is no reason for taking him at his word and failing to investigate what implicit theory is involved in his statements. Talcott Parsons
[ Denies Fact Failing Him His Implicit Investigate Involved Person Reason Statements Taking Theory Word]
Our empirical criterion for a series of theories is that it should produce new facts. The idea of growth and the concept of empirical character are soldered into one. Imre Lakatos
[ Character Concept Criterion Empirical Facts Growth Idea Into New Our Produce Series Should Theories]
You know, some of the good part of blog theory was that blogs would be like diaries that the world could read. They would be spontaneous, whatever pops into your mind, as a diary would be. Gregg Easterbrook
[ Blog Blogs Could Diaries Diary Good Into Know Mind Part Pops Read Some Spontaneous Theory Whatever World Would Your]
I think that climatic changes have a natural causes according many geological data... I am very glad to sign the U.S. Senate's report of scientists against the theory of man-made global warming. Uberto Crescenti
[ According Against Am Causes Changes Climatic Data Geological Glad Global Man-Made Many Natural Report Scientists Senate Sign Theory Think Very Warming]
There's a statistical theory that if you gave a million monkeys typewriters and set them to work, they'd eventually come up with the complete works of Shakespeare. Thanks to the Internet, we now know this isn't true. Ian Hart
[ Come Complete Eventually Gave Internet Know Million Monkeys Now Set Shakespeare Statistical Thanks Them Theory True Typewriters Up Work Works]
The theory of founder effects does not explain how novel features like plumage traits arise. Peter R. Grant
[ Arise Does Effects Explain Features Founder How Novel Plumage Theory Traits]
Every theory presented as a scientific concept is just that; it's a theory that tries to explain more about the world than previous theories have done. It is open to being challenged and to being proven incorrect. Marvin Harris
[ Being Challenged Concept Done Every Explain Incorrect Just More Open Presented Previous Proven Scientific Than Theories Theory Tries World]
For the first time in our history, ideology and theology hold a monopoly of power in Washington. Bill Moyers
[ First History Hold Ideology Monopoly Our Power Theology Time Washington]
Darwin based his theory on generalizations that were strictly empirical. You can go out and see that organisms do vary, that variations are inherited, and that every organism is capable of increasing its numbers in sufficiently favorable circumstances. George C. Williams
[ Based Capable Circumstances Darwin Empirical Every Favorable Generalizations Go His Increasing Inherited Numbers Organism Organisms Out See Strictly Sufficiently Theory Variations Vary Were]
My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it. Charles Lamb
[ Against Enjoy Life Practice Theory]
The hypothesis may be put forward, to be tested by the s subsequent investigation, that this development has been in large part a matter of the reciprocal interaction of new factual insights and knowledge on the one hand with changes in the theoretical system on the other. Talcott Parsons
[ Been Changes Development Factual Forward Hand Hypothesis Insights Interaction Investigation Knowledge Large Matter May New Other Part Put Reciprocal Subsequent System Tested Theoretical]
My theory was that what I had to do was make a study of human behavior. A. E. van Vogt
[ Behavior Had Human Make Study Theory]
If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience. Mao Zedong
[ Change Direct Eating Experience Genuine Know Knowledge Methods Must Originates Part Revolution Take Taste Theory Want Yourself]
We are all agreed that your theory is crazy. The question which divides us is whether it is crazy enough to have a chance of being correct. My own feeling is that it is not crazy enough. Niels Bohr
[ Agreed Being Chance Correct Crazy Divides Enough Feeling Own Question Theory Us Whether Which Your]
I never wanted to do the same kind of movies over and over anyway, so my theory on it all is I'm just gonna try and dodge the label and keep doing what I am doing. Matt Damon
[ Am Anyway Dodge Doing Gonna Just Keep Kind Label Movies Never Over Same Theory Try Wanted]
There is no complete theory of anything. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Anything Complete Theory]
Theories are always very thin and insubstantial, experience only is tangible. Hosea Ballou
[ Always Experience Only Tangible Theories Thin Very]
My favorite laser disk ever was the laser disk for The Graduate, which had a commentary track that wasn't even the filmmakers, it was a professor, some film criticism guy who just happen to be this amazing commentator who went off into the whole theory of comedy. Jay Roach
[ Amazing Comedy Commentary Commentator Criticism Disk Even Ever Favorite Film Filmmakers Graduate Guy Had Happen Into Just Laser Off Professor Some Theory Track Went Which Whole]
It was an absurd theory that by cutting taxes you would increase government revenues, because the growth of the economy would create an overflow of taxes that would fall into the government coffers. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Absurd Because Create Cutting Economy Fall Government Growth Increase Into Overflow Revenues Taxes Theory Would]
Although they can do it all the time, you know, they're far better than me, on a musically, on a theoretical music level. You know, they're out of my league. Eric Clapton
[ Although Better Far Know League Level Music Musically Out Than Theoretical Time]
Frankly, these days, without a theory to go with it, I can't see a painting. Tom Wolfe
[ Days Frankly Go Painting See Theory These Without]
In specific circumstances the period of aging decline can set in earlier in a particular organ than in the organism as a whole which, in a certain general or theoretical sense, is left a cripple or invalid. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Aging Certain Circumstances Cripple Decline Earlier General Invalid Left Organ Organism Particular Period Sense Set Specific Than Theoretical Which Whole]
I studied economics and made it my career for two reasons. The subject was and is intellectually fascinating and challenging, particularly to someone with taste and talent for theoretical reasoning and quantitative analysis. James Tobin
[ Analysis Career Challenging Economics Fascinating Intellectually Made Particularly Quantitative Reasoning Reasons Someone Studied Subject Talent Taste Theoretical Two]
I call it like the domino theory of reality. If you can go one step at a time and it seems to make sense, you can then take your audience into an area that is relatively outlandish. Ivan Reitman
[ Area Audience Call Domino Go Into Make Outlandish Reality Relatively Seems Sense Step Take Then Theory Time Your]
There is no controversy within science over the core proposition of evolutionary theory. Kenneth Miller
[ Controversy Core Evolutionary Over Proposition Science Theory Within]
Thought and theory must precede all salutary action; yet action is nobler in itself than either thought or theory. Virginia Woolf
[ Action Either Itself Must Nobler Precede Salutary Than Theory Thought Yet]
Very dangerous things, theories. Dorothy L. Sayers
[ Dangerous Theories Things Very]
Fruitful discourse in science or theology requires us to believe that within the contexts of normal discourse there are some true statements. Kenneth L. Pike
[ Believe Contexts Discourse Fruitful Normal Requires Science Some Statements Theology True Us Within]
Some people wish above all to conform to the rules, I wish only to render what I can hear. There is no theory. You have only to listen. Pleasure is the law. Claude Debussy
[ Above Conform Hear Law Listen Only Pleasure Render Rules Some Theory Wish]
Evolution is a bankrupt speculative philosophy, not a scientific fact. Only a spiritually bankrupt society could ever believe it. Only atheists could accept this Satanic theory. Jimmy Swaggart
[ Accept Atheists Bankrupt Believe Could Ever Evolution Fact Only Philosophy Scientific Society Speculative Spiritually Theory]
Entropy theory, on the other hand, is not concerned with the probability of succession in a series of items but with the overall distribution of kinds of items in a given arrangement. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Arrangement Concerned Distribution Entropy Given Hand Items Kinds Other Overall Probability Series Succession Theory]
Theology is never any help; it is searching in a dark cellar at midnight for a black cat that isn't there. Theologians can persuade themselves of anything. Robert A. Heinlein Religion
[ Any Anything Black Cat Cellar Dark Help Midnight Never Persuade Searching Themselves Theologians Theology]
In a few decades of reconstruction, even the mathematical natural sciences, the ancient archetypes of theoretical perfection, have changed habit completely! Edmund Husserl
[ Ancient Archetypes Changed Completely Decades Even Few Habit Mathematical Natural Perfection Reconstruction Sciences Theoretical]
Rome should sometimes intervene and say this or that is not in conformity with the Catholic faith. Theologians should understand that. Some theologians go too far, for example, reducing the Catholic faith to a universal philosophy. Godfried Danneels
[ Catholic Conformity Example Faith Far Go Intervene Philosophy Reducing Rome Say Should Some Sometimes Theologians Too Understand Universal]
The theoretically unrestricted right to develop power, to wage war against other states, is antisocial and is doubly dangerous, because the state as a mass entity represents a low moral and intellectual level. Christian Lous Lange
[ Against Antisocial Because Dangerous Develop Doubly Entity Intellectual Level Low Mass Moral Other Power Represents Right State States Theoretically Unrestricted Wage War]
Faith is more basic than language or theology. Sydney Carter
[ Basic Faith Language More Than Theology]
The methods of theoretical physics should be applicable to all those branches of thought in which the essential features are expressible with numbers. Paul Dirac
[ Applicable Branches Essential Features Methods Numbers Physics Should Theoretical Those Thought Which]
If philosophy is practice, a demand to know the manner in which its history is to be studied is entailed: a theoretical attitude toward it becomes real only in the living appropriation of its contents from the texts. Karl Jaspers
[ Appropriation Attitude Becomes Contents Demand Entailed History Know Living Manner Only Philosophy Practice Real Studied Texts Theoretical Toward Which]
A theoretical system does not merely state facts which have been observed and that logically deducible relations to other facts which have also been observed. Talcott Parsons
[ Also Been Does Facts Logically Merely Observed Other Relations State System Theoretical Which]
I also think we need to maintain distinctions - the doctrine of creation is different from a scientific cosmology, and we should resist the temptation, which sometimes scientists give in to, to try to assimilate the concepts of theology to the concepts of science. John Polkinghorne
[ Also Assimilate Concepts Cosmology Creation Different Distinctions Doctrine Give Maintain Need Resist Science Scientific Scientists Should Sometimes Temptation Theology Think Try Which]
We don't regard any scientific theory as the absolute truth. Kenneth Miller
[ Absolute Any Regard Scientific Theory Truth]
I chose to deal with the science of cryptography. Cryptography began in mathematics. Codes were developed, even from Caesar's time, based on number theory and mathematical principles. I decided to use those principles and designed a work that is encoded. James Sanborn
[ Based Began Caesar Chose Codes Cryptography Deal Decided Designed Developed Even Mathematical Mathematics Number Principles Science Theory Those Time Use Were Work]
We do not want to live in a theocracy. We should maintain that barrier and government has no business telling someone what they ought to believe or how they should conduct their private lives. Robert Reich
[ Barrier Believe Business Conduct Government How Live Lives Maintain Ought Private Should Someone Telling Their Theocracy Want]
Our purpose is simply to ask how theological principles can be shown to have usable secular analogues that throw light upon the nature of language. Kenneth Burke
[ Ask How Language Light Nature Our Principles Purpose Secular Shown Simply Theological Throw Upon Usable]
The best theology would need no advocates; it would prove itself. Karl Barth
[ Advocates Best Itself Need Prove Theology Would]
The theory of undirected evolution is already dead, but the work of science continues. Michael Behe
[ Already Continues Dead Evolution Science Theory Work]
The Theory of Groups is a branch of mathematics in which one does something to something and then compares the result with the result obtained from doing the same thing to something else, or something else to the same thing. James Newman
[ Branch Compares Does Doing Else Groups Mathematics Obtained Result Same Something Then Theory Thing Which]
They've discovered that, where all the other galaxies are moving in one direction, ours is going in another. Now, the Big Bang theory says that we're all moving outward. Dwight Schultz
[ Another Bang Big Direction Discovered Galaxies Going Moving Now Other Ours Outward Says Theory Where]
My theory of hitting was just to watch the ball as it came in and hit it. Tommy Lasorda
[ Ball Came Hit Hitting Just Theory Watch]
The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage. Mark Russell Science
[ Airline Best Composed Entirely Lost Luggage Rings Saturn Scientific Theory]
I occupy much of my time in theological studies for which I have a natural inclination. Cole Younger
[ Inclination Much Natural Occupy Studies Theological Time Which]
St. Paul would say to the philosophers that God created man so that he would seek the Divine, try to attain the Divine. That is why all pre-Christian philosophy is theological at its summit. Hans Urs von Balthasar
[ Attain Created Divine God Man Paul Philosophers Philosophy Say Seek St Summit Theological Try Why Would]
I have this theory- that if we're told we're bad, then that's the only ideal we'll ever have. Jewel
[ Bad Ever Ideal Only Then Told]
Given the devaluation of literature and of the study of foreign languages per se in the United States, as well as the preponderance of theory over text in graduate literature studies, creative writing programs keep literature courses populated. Marilyn Hacker
[ Courses Creative Foreign Given Graduate Keep Languages Literature Over Per Populated Preponderance Programs Se States Studies Study Text Theory United Well Writing]
Vietnam was a lie but at least there was a political agenda. It was the domino theory. Iraq is about nothing but George Bush's ego laced with imperialist ambitions. And it was helped by your government. Donald Sutherland
[ Agenda Ambitions Bush Domino Ego George Government Helped Imperialist Iraq Laced Least Lie Nothing Political Theory Vietnam Your]
It was a question of helping a man prepare in the way that suits him best. The theory is if you give a man responsibility for his own actions, then it is up to him to accept that responsibility. David Gower
[ Accept Actions Best Give Helping Him His Man Own Prepare Question Responsibility Suits Then Theory Up Way]
The only time I commit to conspiracy theories is when something way retarded happens. Like Lee Harvey Oswald acting alone. Joe Rogan
[ Acting Alone Commit Conspiracy Happens Harvey Lee Only Oswald Retarded Something Theories Time Way]
The humanities need to be defended to-day against the encroachments of physical science, as they once needed to be against the encroachment of theology. Irving Babbitt
[ Against Defended Encroachments Humanities Need Needed Once Physical Science Theology To-Day]
I think I was first awakened to musical exploration by Dizzy Gillespie and Bird. It was through their work that I began to learn about musical structures and the more theoretical aspects of music. John Coltrane
[ Aspects Awakened Began Bird Dizzy Exploration First Gillespie Learn More Music Musical Structures Their Theoretical Think Through Work]
Entropy theory is indeed a first attempt to deal with global form; but it has not been dealing with structure. All it says is that a large sum of elements may have properties not found in a smaller sample of them. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Attempt Been Deal Dealing Elements Entropy First Form Found Global Indeed Large May Properties Sample Says Smaller Structure Sum Them Theory]
Theologians have a great problem because they're seeking to speak about God. Since God is the ground of everything that is, there's a sense in which every human inquiry is grist to the theological mill. Obviously, no theologian can know everything. John Polkinghorne
[ Because Every Everything God Great Ground Human Inquiry Know Mill Obviously Problem Seeking Sense Since Speak Theologian Theologians Theological Which]
A professor must have a theory as a dog must have fleas. H. L. Mencken
[ Dog Fleas Must Professor Theory]
I have a theory that the secret of marital happiness is simple: drink in different pubs to your other half. Jilly Cooper
[ Different Drink Half Happiness Other Pubs Secret Simple Theory Your]
Leaving England was a painful decision, and we still have some regrets about it. However, at that time, the research environment for theoretical chemistry was clearly better in the U.S. John Pople
[ Better Chemistry Clearly Decision England Environment However Leaving Painful Regrets Research Some Still Theoretical Time]
Before Vatican II, in theology, as in other areas, the discipline was fixed. After the council there has been a revolution - a chaotic revolution - with free discussion on everything. There is now no common theology or philosophy as there was before. Godfried Danneels
[ After Areas Been Before Chaotic Common Council Discipline Discussion Everything Fixed Free Ii Now Other Philosophy Revolution Theology Vatican]
If we do discover a complete theory, it should be in time understandable in broad principle by everyone. Then we shall all, philosophers, scientists, and just ordinary people be able to take part in the discussion of why we and the universe exist. Stephen Hawking
[ Able Broad Complete Discover Discussion Everyone Exist Just Ordinary Part Philosophers Principle Scientists Shall Should Take Then Theory Time Understandable Universe Why]
At present, too much theological thinking is very human-centered. John Polkinghorne
[ Much Present Theological Thinking Too Very]
I would say that, intellectually, Catholicism had no more impact on me than did social theory. Paul Farmer
[ Catholicism Did Had Impact Intellectually More Say Social Than Theory Would]
In art, theories are as useful as a doctor's prescription; one must be sick to believe them. Maurice de Vlaminck
[ Art Believe Doctor Must Prescription Sick Them Theories Useful]
Sense data are much more controversial than qualia, because they are associated with a controversial theory of perception - that one perceives the world by perceiving one's sense-data, or something like that. David Chalmers
[ Associated Because Controversial Data More Much Perceives Perceiving Perception Sense Something Than Theory World]
In the first quarter of the nineteenth century the experimental proof for the interdependence of the composition and properties of chemical compounds resulted in the theory that they are mutually related, so that like composition governs like properties, and conversely. Wilhelm Ostwald
[ Century Chemical Composition Compounds Conversely Experimental First Governs Interdependence Mutually Nineteenth Proof Properties Quarter Related Resulted Theory]
Suspense is very important. Even though this is humor and they're short stories, that theory of building suspense is still there. Sergio Aragones
[ Building Even Humor Important Short Still Stories Suspense Theory Though Very]
That is why one day I said my game will be like the Pythagorean Theorem - hard to figure out. A lot of people really don't know the Pythagorean Theory. They don't make them like me anymore. They don't want to make them like that anymore. Shaquille O'Neal
[ Anymore Day Figure Game Hard Know Lot Make Out Really Said Them Theorem Theory Want Why Will]
No matter how correct a mathematical theorem may appear to be, one ought never to be satisfied that there was not something imperfect about it until it also gives the impression of being beautiful. George Boole
[ Also Appear Beautiful Being Correct Gives How Imperfect Impression Mathematical Matter May Never Ought Satisfied Something Theorem Until]
I believe without exception that theory follows practice. Whenever there is a conflict between theory and practice, theory is wrong. As far as I'm concerned, we make theories for what people have done. David Baker
[ Believe Between Concerned Conflict Done Exception Far Follows Make Practice Theories Theory Whenever Without Wrong]
Postman is a media analyst and his theory is that television doesn't influence our culture, but that it is our culture and the presidency and anything that relies on television. Val Kilmer
[ Analyst Anything Culture His Influence Media Our Postman Presidency Relies Television Theory]
When a 'Life of Brian' comes out with Muhammad in the lead role, directed by an Arab equivalent of Theo van Gogh, it will be a huge step forward. Ayaan Hirsi Ali
[ Arab Brian Comes Directed Equivalent Forward Gogh Huge Lead Life Muhammad Out Role Step Theo Van Will]
My theory of evolution is that Darwin was adopted. Steven Wright
[ Adopted Darwin Evolution Theory]
I take it for granted that you do not wish to hear an echo from the pulpit nor from the theological class-room. Asa Gray
[ Echo Granted Hear Nor Pulpit Take Theological Wish]
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]
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]
The end of science is not to prove a theory, but to improve mankind. Manly Hall
[ End Improve Mankind Prove Science Theory]
I think about the cosmic snowball theory. A few million years from now the sun will burn out and lose its gravitational pull. The earth will turn into a giant snowball and be hurled through space. When that happens it won't matter if I get this guy out. Bill Lee
[ Burn Cosmic Earth Few Get Giant Gravitational Guy Happens Hurled Into Lose Matter Million Now Out Pull Snowball Space Sun Theory Think Through Turn Will Won Years]
I think philosophers can do things akin to theoretical scientists, in that, having read about empirical data, they too can think of what hypotheses and theories might account for that data. So there's a continuity between philosophy and science in that way. Robert Nozick
[ Account Akin Between Continuity Data Empirical Having Hypotheses Might Philosophers Philosophy Read Science Scientists Theoretical Theories Things Think Too Way]
I feel that the Christian experience and the Jewish one have much to give each other. If this open society continues and there is no return to political anti-Semitism, then this encounter, deeper than any theology, may happen. Lionel Blue
[ Anti-Semitism Any Christian Continues Deeper Each Encounter Experience Feel Give Happen Jewish May Much Open Other Political Return Society Than Then Theology]
There is a very well-defined procedure that allows the Vatican to raise issues with a particular theologian about something that does not appear in conformity with the Catholic faith. It is not always easy to make this determination. Godfried Danneels
[ Allows Always Appear Catholic Conformity Determination Does Easy Faith Issues Make Particular Procedure Raise Something Theologian Vatican Very Well-Defined]
Even before string theory, especially as physics developed in the 20th century, it turned out that the equations that really work in describing nature with the most generality and the greatest simplicity are very elegant and subtle. Edward Witten
[ Before Century Describing Developed Elegant Equations Especially Even Generality Greatest Most Nature Out Physics Really Simplicity String Subtle Theory Turned Very Work]
Thus, in general, in the first instance, the direction of interest in empirical fact will be canalised by the logical structure of the theoretical system. Talcott Parsons
[ Direction Empirical Fact First General Instance Interest Logical Structure System Theoretical Thus Will]
The artist discards all theories, both his own and those of others. He forgets everything when he is in front of his canvas. Georges Rouault
[ Artist Both Canvas Discards Everything Forgets Front His Others Own Theories Those]
I joined the Army and was sent to the MIT radiation laboratory after a few months of introduction to electromagnetic wave theory in a special course, given for Army personnel at the University of Chicago. Jack Steinberger
[ After Army Chicago Course Electromagnetic Few Given Introduction Joined Laboratory Mit Months Personnel Radiation Sent Special Theory University Wave]
If one introduces the concept of energy of an earthquake then that is a theoretically derived quantity. Charles Francis Richter
[ Concept Derived Earthquake Energy Introduces Quantity Then Theoretically]
Europe is so well gardened that it resembles a work of art, a scientific theory, a neat metaphysical system. Man has re-created Europe in his own image. Aldous Huxley
[ Art Europe His Image Man Metaphysical Neat Own Resembles Scientific System Theory Well Work]
To an intellectual who is adrift in politics, a theory is an aim; to a true politician his theory is a boundary. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Adrift Aim Boundary His Intellectual Politician Politics Theory True]
Even for practical purposes theory generally turns out the most important thing in the end. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ End Even Generally Important Most Out Practical Purposes Theory Thing Turns]
Special emphasis should be laid on this intimate interrelation of general statements about empirical fact with the logical elements and structure of theoretical systems. Talcott Parsons
[ Elements Emphasis Empirical Fact General Intimate Laid Logical Should Special Statements Structure Systems Theoretical]
What has 'theology' ever said that is of the smallest use to anybody? When has 'theology' ever said anything that is demonstrably true and is not obvious? What makes you think that 'theology' is a subject at all? Richard Dawkins
[ Anybody Anything Demonstrably Ever Makes Obvious Said Smallest Subject Theology Think True Use]
Of thousands of others, nearer the centre of the explosion, there was no trace. They vanished. The theory in Hiroshima is that the atomic heat was so great that they burned instantly to ashes - except that there were no ashes. Wilfred Burchett
[ Ashes Atomic Burned Centre Except Explosion Great Heat Hiroshima Instantly Nearer Others Theory Thousands Trace Vanished Were]
I have found a very great number of exceedingly beautiful theorems. Pierre de Fermat
[ Beautiful Exceedingly Found Great Number Theorems Very]
I know that a good many champions have entertained the thought that the more they discourage youngsters, the longer they would reign. However, this theory never impressed me, and I always made it a point to give youths the benefit of my experience in bicycle racing. Major Taylor
[ Always Benefit Bicycle Champions Discourage Entertained Experience Give Good However Impressed Know Longer Made Many More Never Point Racing Reign Theory Thought Would Youngsters Youths]
Theoretical principals must sometimes give way for the sake of practical advantages. William Pitt
[ Advantages Give Must Practical Principals Sake Sometimes Theoretical Way]
Theory not only formulates what we know but also tells us what we want to know, that is, the questions to which an answer is needed. Talcott Parsons
[ Also Answer Formulates Know Needed Only Questions Tells Theory Us Want Which]
My theory is that all of Scottish cuisine is based on a dare. Mike Myers Funny
[ Based Cuisine Dare Scottish Theory]
And it really began with Einstein. We attended his lectures. Now the theory of relativity remained - and still remains - only a theory. It has not been proven. But it suggested a completely different picture of the physical world. Douglas Sirk
[ Attended Been Began Completely Different Einstein His Lectures Now Only Physical Picture Proven Really Relativity Remained Remains Still Suggested Theory World]
My mom would give me a piece to play, but I wouldn't do any theory because when it came time to do it I would sneak back upstairs and watch TV. So, I had these kind of nonchalant lessons for years, then it just started soaking in. Vanessa Carlton
[ Any Back Because Came Give Had Just Kind Lessons Mom Piece Play Sneak Soaking Started Then Theory These Time Tv Upstairs Watch Would Years]
I have a theory about that, if you have to say something, if you have encourage for one second a prospective acting student - he should not go in to acting. Dabney Coleman
[ Acting Encourage Go Prospective Say Second Should Something Student Theory]
The classical example of a successful research programme is Newton's gravitational theory: possibly the most successful research programme ever. Imre Lakatos
[ Classical Ever Example Gravitational Most Newton Possibly Programme Research Successful Theory]
In theory there is a possibility of perfect happiness: To believe in the indestructible element within one, and not to strive towards it. Franz Kafka
[ Believe Element Happiness Indestructible Perfect Possibility Strive Theory Towards Within]
There's no such thing as 'facts of life'. Only standing theories that haven't been disproved as of yet. Simon Travaglia
[ Been Disproved Facts Haven Life Only Standing Such Theories Thing Yet]
There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.There is another theory which states that this has already happened. Douglas Adams
[ Already Another Anyone Bizarre Disappear Discovers Even Ever Exactly Happened Here Inexplicable Instantly More Replaced Something States Theory Universe Which Why Will]
In the mid-'60s in Berkeley, the theory of measure spaces of economic agents became one of my main interests. Gerard Debreu
[ Agents Became Berkeley Economic Interests Main Measure Spaces Theory]
A theory has only the alternative of being right or wrong. A model has a third possibility: it may be right, but irrelevant. Manfred Eigen
[ Alternative Being Irrelevant May Model Only Possibility Right Theory Third Wrong]
As for everything else, so for a mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained. Arthur Cayley
[ Beauty Else Everything Explained Mathematical Perceived Theory]
As of now, string theorists have no explanation of why there are three large dimensions as well as time, and the other dimensions are microscopic. Proposals about that have been all over the map. Edward Witten
[ Been Dimensions Explanation Large Map Microscopic Now Other Over Proposals String Theorists Three Time Well Why]
Theories of evolution must provide for the creative acts which brought such theories into existence. Michael Polanyi
[ Acts Brought Creative Evolution Existence Into Must Provide Such Theories Which]
I think the Shiites want a theocracy. Adnan Pachachi
[ Theocracy Think Want]
Your theory is crazy, but it's not crazy enough to be true. Niels Bohr Science
[ Crazy Enough Theory True Your]
Life isn't like a book. Life isn't logical or sensible or orderly. Life is a mess most of the time. And theology must be lived in the midst of that mess. Charles Caleb Colton
[ Book Life Lived Logical Mess Midst Most Must Orderly Sensible Theology Time]
There was a long history of speculation that in quantum gravity, unlike Einstein's classical theory, it might be possible for the topology of spacetime to change. Edward Witten
[ Change Classical Einstein Gravity History Long Might Possible Quantum Speculation Theory Topology Unlike]
My life as a working theorist began three months after this preliminary study and background reading, when Oscar gently nudged me toward working on a particular problem. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ After Background Began Gently Life Months Oscar Particular Preliminary Problem Reading Study Theorist Three Toward Working]
If there was ever any truth to the trickle-down theory, the only evidence of it I've ever seen was in that period of 1960 to 1965. All of sudden they were handing out major label recording contracts like they were coming in Cracker Jack boxes. Dave Van Ronk
[ Any Boxes Coming Contracts Cracker Ever Evidence Handing Jack Label Major Only Out Period Recording Seen Sudden Theory Truth Were]
It really is a nice theory. The only defect I think it has is probably common to all philosophical theories. It's wrong. Saul Kripke
[ Common Defect Nice Only Philosophical Probably Really Theories Theory Think Wrong]
On the basis of Lorentz's theory, if we limit ourselves to a single spectral line, it suffices to assume that each atom (or molecule) contains a single moving electron. Pieter Zeeman
[ Assume Atom Basis Contains Each Electron Limit Line Molecule Moving Ourselves Single Spectral Suffices Theory]
I am now convinced that theoretical physics is actually philosophy. Max Born
[ Actually Am Convinced Now Philosophy Physics Theoretical]
I have a theory because I was being beaten up a lot by people outside of school, it was almost like if I could make myself sick enough they'd take sympathy on me. Daniel Johns
[ Almost Beaten Because Being Could Enough Lot Make Myself Outside School Sick Sympathy Take Theory Up]
There is a gulf between the high value Americans put on life in theory and its cheapness in practice. Elizabeth Joan Smith
[ Americans Between Gulf High Life Practice Put Theory Value]
Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact. Thomas Huxley Science
[ Beautiful Common Fact Killed Many Organized Science Sense Theory Ugly Where]
What I always try to do is to respond to the song; I've always rebelled against theory. Mark Knopfler
[ Against Always Rebelled Respond Song Theory Try]
SF is the literature of the theoretically possible, and F is the literature of the impossible. Piers Anthony
[ Impossible Literature Possible Sf Theoretically]
At the present day the crude theory of the sexual impulse held on one side, and the ignorant rejection of theory altogether on the other side, are beginning to be seen as both alike unjustified. Havelock Ellis
[ Alike Altogether Beginning Both Crude Day Held Ignorant Impulse Other Present Rejection Seen Sexual Side Theory Unjustified]
Nevertheless, the realization that breaking a pencil point would have far less disastrous consequences played little or no role, I believe, in this decision to explore theory! Rudolph A. Marcus
[ Believe Breaking Consequences Decision Disastrous Explore Far Less Little Nevertheless Pencil Played Point Realization Role Theory Would]
Whenever a theory appears to you as the only possible one, take this as a sign that you have neither understood the theory nor the problem which it was intended to solve. Karl Popper
[ Appears Intended Neither Nor Only Possible Problem Sign Solve Take Theory Understood Whenever Which]
The moment a person forms a theory, his imagination sees in every object only the traits which favor that theory. Thomas Jefferson
[ Every Favor Forms His Imagination Moment Object Only Person Sees Theory Traits Which]
There's the theory that nudity doesn't really make something sexy; the characters and their relationship make it sexy. Tim Robbins
[ Characters Make Nudity Really Relationship Sexy Something Their Theory]
I'm a games and theory kind of guy. I love puzzles, so it was fun dissecting Shakespeare's prose. Neil Patrick Harris
[ Fun Games Guy Kind Love Prose Puzzles Shakespeare Theory]
In essence, String Theory describes space and time, matter and energy, gravity and light, indeed all of God's creation... as music. Roy H. Williams
[ Creation Describes Energy Essence God Gravity Indeed Light Matter Music Space String Theory Time]
I don't theorize too much. I sort of let the experience sink in, and I have to discover what the character is by doing it, and having those thoughts that she's thinking. Jill Clayburgh
[ Character Discover Doing Experience Having Much She Sink Sort Thinking Those Thoughts Too]
Our best theories are not only truer than common sense, they make more sense than common sense. David Deutsch
[ Best Common Make More Only Our Sense Than Theories Truer]
Statistics: the mathematical theory of ignorance. Morris Kline
[ Ignorance Mathematical Statistics Theory]
If we take science as our sole guide, if we accept and hold fast that alone which is verifiable, the old theology must go. John Burroughs
[ Accept Alone Fast Go Guide Hold Must Old Our Science Sole Take Theology Verifiable Which]
I wouldn't have thought that a wrong theory should lead us to understand better the ordinary quantum field theories or to have new insights about the quantum states of black holes. Edward Witten
[ Better Black Field Holes Insights Lead New Ordinary Quantum Should States Theories Theory Thought Understand Us Wrong]
Some of you may have been hoping that today I would speak about Lucien Bouchard's latest economic theories. But I have decided to spare him for the time being: after all, he is a man. Kim Campbell
[ After Been Being Decided Economic Him Hoping Latest Man May Some Spare Speak Theories Time Today Would]
By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth. Yukio Mishima
[ Agent Astronomical Become Entire Flower Foundation Lotus May Means Microscopic Observation Perceive Projection Theory Truth Universe Whereby]
The main concern of the study is with the outline of a theoretical system. Its minor variations from writer to writer are not a matter of concern to this analysis. Talcott Parsons
[ Analysis Concern Main Matter Minor Outline Study System Theoretical Variations Writer]
My theory about creativity is that the more money one has, the more creative one can be. Robert Mapplethorpe
[ Creative Creativity Money More Theory]
Catholic theology believes that God gave man free will, and you can't give somebody free will and then send in a play from the sidelines. Roger Ebert
[ Believes Catholic Free Gave Give God Man Play Send Sidelines Somebody Then Theology Will]
I hesitate to predict whether this theory is true. But if the general opinion of Mankind is optimistic then we're in for a period of extreme popularity for science fiction. David Eddings
[ Extreme Fiction General Hesitate Mankind Opinion Optimistic Period Popularity Predict Science Then Theory True Whether]
Normal science does not aim at novelties of fact or theory and, when successful, finds none. Thomas Kuhn
[ Aim Does Fact Finds None Normal Novelties Science Successful Theory]
I was a teacher for a long time. I taught at a community college: voice, theory, humanities. And nowadays, music education is a dying thing. Funding is being cut more and more and more. Jon Secada
[ Being College Community Cut Dying Education Funding Humanities Long More Music Nowadays Taught Teacher Theory Thing Time Voice]
Me and my father went through a war period where we wasn't talking. He wanted me to go to theology school - I didn't want to go. I wanted to do music. I told him I was a minister through music. Wyclef Jean
[ Father Go Him Minister Music Period School Talking Theology Through Told Want Wanted War Went Where]
Postmodernism is an academic theory, originating in academia with an academic elite, not in the world of women and men, where feminist theory is rooted. Catharine MacKinnon
[ Academia Academic Elite Feminist Men Originating Postmodernism Rooted Theory Where Women World]
What I think I have in common with the school of deconstruction is the mode of negative thinking or negative awareness, in the technical, philosophical sense of the negative, but which comes to me through negative theology. Harold Bloom
[ Awareness Comes Common Deconstruction Mode Negative Philosophical School Sense Technical Theology Think Thinking Through Which]
The theory of cultural bias... is the idea that a culture is based on a particular form of organization. It can't be transplanted except to another variant of that organization. Mary Douglas
[ Another Based Bias Cultural Culture Except Form Idea Organization Particular Theory Transplanted Variant]
Facts do not speak for themselves. They speak for or against competing theories. Facts divorced from theories or visions are mere isolated curiosities. Thomas Sowell
[ Against Competing Curiosities Divorced Facts Isolated Mere Speak Themselves Theories Visions]
Cicero, in his treatise concerning the Nature of the Gods, having said that three Jupiters were enumerated by theologians, adds that the third was of Crete, the son of Saturn, and that his tomb is shown in that island. Lactantius
[ Adds Concerning Crete Enumerated Gods Having His Island Nature Said Saturn Shown Son Theologians Third Three Tomb Treatise Were]
Most of the research which is done is determined by the requirement that it shall, in a fairly obvious and predictable way, reinforce the approved or fashionable theories. Celia Green
[ Approved Determined Done Fairly Fashionable Most Obvious Predictable Reinforce Requirement Research Shall Theories Way Which]
I do not believe in censorship, but I believe we already have censorship in what is called marketing theory, namely the only information we get in mainstream media is for profit. Sam Sheppard
[ Already Believe Called Censorship Get Information Mainstream Marketing Media Namely Only Profit Theory]
In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is. Yogi Berra
[ Between Difference Practice Theory]
I learnt the theory of movement, which I still teach sometimes. I was very, very ambitious to learn a skill. Diane Cilento
[ Ambitious Learn Learnt Movement Skill Sometimes Still Teach Theory Very Which]
Other psychological theories say a good deal about compensation. Allen Tate
[ Compensation Deal Good Other Psychological Say Theories]
Minimalism now is a reaction to what came before. It's absolutely of its time. Music moved into the set theory thing, and moved out of it. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Absolutely Before Came Into Minimalism Moved Music Now Out Reaction Set Theory Thing Time]
You buy any book on color theory today, and it's just complete poppycock. Everybody comes out of school painting pink, purple and green. The whole damn cartoon industry has pink purple and green on their mind. John Kricfalusi
[ Any Book Buy Cartoon Color Comes Complete Damn Everybody Green Industry Just Mind Out Painting Pink Purple School Their Theory Today Whole]
I know the established Christian theology... I know the enemy, but the enemy doesn't know me. Thus the enemy has already lost the war. Sun Myung Moon
[ Already Christian Enemy Established Know Lost Theology Thus War]
Theories are patterns without value. What counts is action. Constantin Brancusi
[ Action Counts Patterns Theories Value Without]
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play. Immanuel Kant
[ Blind Experience Intellectual Mere Play Theory Without]
No matter how many troops we have in place or how long they stay, we cannot impose a parliamentary democracy there any more than the insurgents can impose a theocracy. Nick Clooney
[ Any Cannot Democracy How Impose Insurgents Long Many Matter More Parliamentary Place Stay Than Theocracy Troops]
You can't run a business or anything else on a theory. Harold S. Geneen
[ Anything Business Else Run Theory]
Scientific theory is a contrived foothold in the chaos of living phenomena. Wilhelm Reich Science
[ Chaos Contrived Foothold Living Phenomena Scientific Theory]
Academics love to make theories about a body of work, but each book consumes the writer and is the sum of his or her world. Jeanette Winterson
[ Academics Body Book Consumes Each Her His Love Make Sum Theories Work World Writer]
Ancient metaphysics underwent many changes at the hands of medieval thinkers who brought it in line with the dominant religious and theological movements of their day. Wilhelm Dilthey
[ Ancient Brought Changes Day Dominant Hands Line Many Medieval Metaphysics Movements Religious Their Theological Thinkers Underwent]
I worked hard learning harmony and theory when I was growing up in Chicago in the 1920s. Lionel Hampton
[ Chicago Growing Hard Harmony Learning Theory Up Worked]
Each pursues his own theory, little solicitous to correct or improve it by an attention to what is advanced by his opponents. Thomas Malthus
[ Advanced Attention Correct Each His Improve Little Opponents Own Pursues Solicitous Theory]
In my opinion, assassination theories will continue to revolve around these assassinations as they have around several other significant assassinations in American history. The assassination of President Lincoln comes to mind. Louis Stokes
[ American Around Assassination Assassinations Comes Continue History Lincoln Mind Opinion Other President Revolve Several Significant Theories These Will]
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoretically possible. William James Faith
[ Belief Concerning Doubt Faith Means Possible Something Theoretically Which]
The United States was founded on the principle that we are a country of enumerated government powers not of enumerated liberties. Anyone in grade school knows the theory. Anyone in the real world knows that the practice has no bearing on the theory. The Founders created a system to protect that liberty, however as the 20th century showed, a tireless minority in search of power will pervert that system to enhance their own power. Christian H F Riley Government
[ freedom effort owner slave life government despots]
Land: A part of the earth's surface, considered as property. The theory that land is property subject to private ownership and control is the foundation of modern society, and is eminently worthy of the superstructure. Ambrose Bierce
[ Considered Control Earth Eminently Foundation Land Modern Ownership Part Private Property Society Subject Superstructure Surface Theory Worthy]
I have this theory that the likeability question comes up so much more with female characters created by female authors than it does with male characters and male authors. Curtis Sittenfeld
[ Authors Characters Comes Created Does Female Male More Much Question Than Theory Up]
It is probably safe to say that all the changes of factual knowledge which have led to the relativity theory, resulting in a very great theoretical development, are completely trivial from any point of view except their relevance to the structure of a theoretical system. Talcott Parsons
[ Any Changes Completely Development Except Factual Great Knowledge Led Point Probably Relativity Relevance Resulting Safe Say Structure System Their Theoretical Theory Trivial Very View Which]
The further a mathematical theory is developed, the more harmoniously and uniformly does its construction proceed, and unsuspected relations are disclosed between hitherto separated branches of the science. David Hilbert
[ Between Branches Construction Developed Disclosed Does Further Harmoniously Hitherto Mathematical More Proceed Relations Science Separated Theory Uniformly]
As liberty and intelligence have increased the people have more and more revolted against the theological dogmas that contradict common sense and wound the tenderest sensibilities of the soul. Catharine Beecher
[ Against Common Contradict Dogmas Increased Intelligence Liberty More Revolted Sense Sensibilities Soul Theological Wound]
One either has to believe in a God who's terribly prejudiced, or disbelieve the teachings of such exclusionary theologies. Religions have taught us that 'we are better than they.' Neale Donald Walsch
[ Believe Better Disbelieve Either God Prejudiced Religions Such Taught Teachings Terribly Than Theologies Us]
The basic theory in twistor theory is not to add extra dimensions. Roger Penrose
[ Add Basic Dimensions Extra Theory]
Philosophical theories or ideas, as points of view, instruments of criticism, may help us to gather up what might otherwise pass unregarded by us. Walter Pater
[ Criticism Gather Help Ideas Instruments May Might Otherwise Pass Philosophical Points Theories Up Us View]
Theology is the effort to explain the unknowable in terms of the not worth knowing. H. L. Mencken
[ Effort Explain Knowing Terms Theology Unknowable Worth]
There are two theories on hitting the knuckleball. Unfortunately, neither of them works. Charley Lau Sports
[ Hitting Neither Them Theories Two Unfortunately Works]
Our theology is still in a time of crisis, and I think this will last for some years more. Godfried Danneels
[ Crisis Last More Our Some Still Theology Think Time Will Years]
Even before I came to Chicago, I had gotten interested in the existence of dispersion of prices under conditions which economic theory said would yield a single price. George Stigler
[ Before Came Chicago Conditions Dispersion Economic Even Existence Gotten Had Interested Price Prices Said Single Theory Under Which Would Yield]
The progress of science is strewn, like an ancient desert trail, with the bleached skeleton of discarded theories which once seemed to possess eternal life. Arthur Koestler
[ Ancient Bleached Desert Discarded Eternal Life Once Possess Progress Science Seemed Skeleton Strewn Theories Trail Which]
I had become interested in economics, an interest that was transformed into a lifetime dedication when I met with the mathematical theory of general economic equilibrium. Gerard Debreu
[ Become Dedication Economic Economics Equilibrium General Had Interest Interested Into Lifetime Mathematical Met Theory Transformed]
First, Darwinian theory tells us how a certain amount of diversity in life forms can develop once we have various types of complex living organisms already in existence. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Already Amount Certain Complex Darwinian Develop Diversity Existence First Forms How Life Living Once Organisms Tells Theory Types Us Various]
Our theory is, if you need the user to tell you what you're selling, then you don't know what you're selling, and it's probably not going to be a good experience. Marissa Mayer
[ Experience Going Good Know Need Our Probably Selling Tell Then Theory User]
You can't imagine how much detail we know about brains. There were 28,000 people who went to the neuroscience conference this year, and every one of them is doing research in brains. A lot of data. But there's no theory. There's a little, wimpy box on top there. Jeff Hawkins
[ Box Brains Conference Data Detail Doing Every How Imagine Know Little Lot Much Neuroscience Research Them Theory Top Went Were Year]
There are a lot of people out there who are just waiting that we fail. They brought up the theory that we're one-hit wonders and they want us to fall flat on our noses, just to prove them right. Mark McGrath
[ Brought Fail Fall Flat Just Lot Noses One-Hit Our Out Prove Right Them Theory Up Us Waiting Want Wonders]
The state of the world, of course, is constantly changing, and so is theory. Teresa de Lauretis
[ Changing Constantly Course State Theory World]
In making theories, always keep a window open so that you can throw one out if necessary. Bela Lugosi
[ Always Keep Making Necessary Open Out Theories Throw Window]
For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing. H. L. Mencken
[ Been Centuries Explaining Terms Theologians Unknowable]
John Paul II made it clear that... liberation theology based on the teaching of Jesus Christ was necessary, but liberation theology that used a Marxist analysis was unacceptable. Claudio Hummes
[ Analysis Based Christ Clear Ii Jesus John Liberation Made Marxist Necessary Paul Teaching Theology Unacceptable Used]
The human species, according to the best theory I can form of it, is composed of two distinct races, the men who borrow and the men who lend. Charles Lamb
[ According Best Borrow Composed Distinct Form Human Lend Men Races Species Theory Two]
I am relying on the theory that playing golf is just like riding a bike and that I haven't forgotten how. Jennifer Wyatt
[ Am Bike Forgotten Golf Haven How Just Playing Relying Riding Theory]
The latest page I've been working is about the organization of the pantheon of the gods. Who's indebted to whom, how they are related, who screwed whose uncle or grandmother, all of that. Ben Nicholson
[ Been Gods Grandmother How Indebted Latest Organization Page Related Screwed Uncle Whom Whose Working]
All your Western theologies, the whole mythology of them, are based on the concept of God as a senile delinquent. Tennessee Williams
[ Based Concept Delinquent God Mythology Senile Them Theologies Western Whole Your]
The theologians have recognized that the ideal is the imitation of God. If we be a part of such an organic thing, this thing is God to us, as I am God to the cells that compose me. Charles Fort
[ Am Cells Compose God Ideal Imitation Organic Part Recognized Such Theologians Thing Us]
The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages, or even to most civilised men. Bertrand Russell
[ Aim Animals Civilised Even Great Importance Matter Men Most Philosophy Practical Savages Theoretical Understanding Which World]
But my shift to the serious study of economics gradually weakened my belief in Major Douglas's A+B theorem, which was replaced in my thought by the expression MV = PT. James Meade
[ Belief Douglas Economics Expression Gradually Major Replaced Serious Shift Study Theorem Thought Weakened Which]
In other words, unlike some people with new theories, we will go out, we'll go into a school and we get products and the products are evaluated, whether it's by teachers or others. The scores are quantified and then we compare performances. Robert Sternberg
[ Compare Evaluated Get Go Into New Other Others Out Performances Products Quantified School Scores Some Teachers Then Theories Unlike Whether Will Words]
The three parts of the theory are analytical ability, the ability to analyze things to judge, to criticize. Creative, the ability to create, to invent and discover and practical, the ability to apply and use what you know. Robert Sternberg
[ Ability Analytical Analyze Apply Create Creative Criticize Discover Invent Judge Know Parts Practical Theory Things Three Use]
But now it's kind of a given that a 15-year-old would have a record deal and sell a quarter of a million records. No one's expecting her to answer any deep theological questions. And I'll tell you, I was asked some deep theological questions from the git-go. Amy Grant
[ Answer Any Asked Deal Deep Expecting Given Her Kind Million Now Quarter Questions Record Records Sell Some Tell Theological Would]
About 1960, it became clear that it was best for me to bring the experimental part of my research program to a close - there was too much to do on the theoretical aspects - and I began the process of winding down the experiments. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ Aspects Became Began Best Bring Clear Close Down Experimental Experiments Much Part Process Program Research Theoretical Too Winding]
The pursuit of pretty formulas and neat theorems can no doubt quickly degenerate into a silly vice, but so can the quest for austere generalities which are so very general indeed that they are incapable of application to any particular. E. T. Bell
[ Any Application Austere Degenerate Doubt Formulas General Generalities Incapable Indeed Into Neat Particular Pretty Pursuit Quest Quickly Silly Theorems Very Vice Which]
Theology is the logic of the Devil. Jose Bergamin
[ Devil Logic Theology]
A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing. But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties. Karl Marx
[ Abounding Analysis Appears Brings Commodity Extremely First Metaphysical Niceties Obvious Out Sight Strange Subtleties Theological Thing Trivial Very]
Without revolutionary theory there can be no revolutionary movement. Vladimir Lenin
[ Movement Revolutionary Theory Without]
In the little hall leading to it was a rack holding various Socialist or radical newspapers, tracts, and pamphlets in very small print and on very bad paper. The subjects treated were technical Marxist theories. Agnes Smedley
[ Bad Hall Holding Leading Little Marxist Newspapers Pamphlets Paper Print Rack Radical Small Socialist Subjects Technical Theories Tracts Treated Various Very Were]
One cannot really argue with a mathematical theorem. Stephen Hawking
[ Argue Cannot Mathematical Really Theorem]
Without needing to be theoretically instructed, consciousness quickly realizes that it is the site of variously contending discourses. Seamus Heaney
[ Consciousness Contending Discourses Instructed Needing Quickly Realizes Site Theoretically Variously Without]
Well, let me, first of all, say, that as a microtonal composer, I've never been much of a theorist. John Eaton
[ Been Composer First Much Never Say Theorist Well]
To explain the unknown by the known is a logical procedure; to explain the known by the unknown is a form of theological lunacy. David Brooks
[ Explain Form Known Logical Lunacy Procedure Theological Unknown]
While there I began to study the Asian religions as theories of mind. Daniel Goleman
[ Asian Began Mind Religions Study Theories While]
According to the now almost universally accepted theory, all the races of mankind had a common origin. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Accepted According Almost Common Had Mankind Now Origin Races Theory Universally]
The classics of Marxism, while fully appreciating the significance of the Darwinian theory, pointed out the errors of which Darwin was guilty. Darwin's theory, though unquestionably materialist in its main features, is not free from some serious errors. Trofim Lysenko
[ Appreciating Classics Darwin Darwinian Errors Features Free Fully Guilty Main Marxism Materialist Out Pointed Serious Significance Some Theory Though Unquestionably Which While]
I think the point to be understood is that we're all different. I've never been a fan of theories of acting. I didn't go to drama school, so I was never put through a training that was limited by someone saying, 'This is the way you should act.' Ian Mckellen
[ Act Acting Been Different Drama Fan Go Limited Never Point Put Saying School Should Someone Theories Think Through Training Understood Way]
THE rich possess ample means to realize any theory they may chuse to adopt in the education of their children, regardless of the cost; but it is not so with him whose Subsistence is derived from industry. Joseph Lancaster
[ Adopt Ample Any Children Cost Derived Education Him Industry May Means Possess Realize Regardless Rich Subsistence Their Theory Whose]
While theoretically and technically television may be feasible, commercially and financially it is an impossibility. Lee De Forest
[ Commercially Feasible Financially Impossibility May Technically Television Theoretically While]
The incorrectness and weaknesses of a theory cause other minds to formulate the problems more exactly and in this way scientific progress is made. Robert Barany
[ Cause Exactly Formulate Made Minds More Other Problems Progress Scientific Theory Way Weaknesses]
In order to govern, the question is not to follow out a more or less valid theory but to build with whatever materials are at hand. The inevitable must be accepted and turned to advantage. Napoleon Bonaparte
[ Accepted Advantage Build Follow Govern Hand Inevitable Less Materials More Must Order Out Question Theory Turned Valid Whatever]
My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything - even if you have no clue what you're doing. Jessica Alba
[ Anything Clue Confident Doing Even Look Off Pull Theory]
One of our theories is that one can offset this excessive compulsion toward the spectacular with a return to simplicity. Rem Koolhaas
[ Compulsion Excessive Offset Our Return Simplicity Spectacular Theories Toward]
We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart. H. L. Mencken Religion
[ Beautiful Children Extent Fellow His Must Only Other Religion Respect Sense Smart Theory Wife]
The theory of evolution is totally inadequate to explain the origin and manifestation of the inorganic world. John Ambrose Fleming
[ Evolution Explain Inadequate Inorganic Manifestation Origin Theory Totally World]
But I had two very special people who helped to take my style to the next level. Thank God for my first MC Cowboy and my first student Grand Wizard Theodore, and to go out after creating this art form and finding everyone jamming to it - that too was pretty scary. Grandmaster Flash
[ After Art Cowboy Creating Everyone Finding First Form Go God Grand Had Helped Jamming Level Next Out Pretty Scary Special Student Style Take Thank Theodore Too Two Very Wizard]
Don't confuse hypothesis and theory. The former is a possible explanation; the latter, the correct one. The establishment of theory is the very purpose of science. Martin H. Fischer
[ Confuse Correct Establishment Explanation Former Hypothesis Latter Possible Purpose Science Theory Very]
Our offense is like the pythagorean theorem: There is no answer! Shaquille O'Neal
[ Answer Offense Our Theorem]
As you say, the way string theory requires all these extra dimensions and this comes from certain consistency requirements about how string should behave and so on. Roger Penrose
[ Behave Certain Comes Consistency Dimensions Extra How Requirements Requires Say Should String Theory These Way]
There is only one theology, but there are many theologians. Athenagoras I
[ Many Only Theologians Theology]
And now, without having wearied my friends, I hope, with detailed scientific accounts, theories, or deductions, I will only say that I have endeavoured to tell just the story of the adventure itself. Joshua Slocum
[ Accounts Adventure Deductions Detailed Endeavoured Friends Having Hope Itself Just Now Only Say Scientific Story Tell Theories Wearied Will Without]
I really wish there was some big brother conspiracy theory. I just think it's the ignorance of trying to make a dollar. That's what the networks have done and will continue to do. If anyone doesn't think that this is about making money, then they're crazy. Montel Williams
[ Anyone Big Brother Conspiracy Continue Crazy Dollar Done Ignorance Just Make Making Money Networks Really Some Then Theory Think Trying Will Wish]
If the Confederacy fails, there should be written on its tombstone: Died of a Theory. Jefferson Davis
[ Confederacy Died Fails Should Theory Tombstone Written]
A universe with a God would look quite different from a universe without one. A physics, a biology where there is a God is bound to look different. So the most basic claims of religion are scientific. Religion is a scientific theory. Richard Dawkins
[ Basic Biology Bound Claims Different God Look Most Physics Quite Religion Scientific Theory Universe Where Without Would]
The hell to be endured hereafter, of which theology tells, is no worse than the hell we make for ourselves in this world by habitually fashioned our characters in the wrong way. William James
[ Characters Endured Fashioned Habitually Hell Hereafter Make Our Ourselves Tells Than Theology Way Which World Worse Wrong]
Let us put theology out of religion. Theology has always sent the worst to heaven, the best to hell. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Always Best Heaven Hell Out Put Religion Sent Theology Us Worst]
I never had a policy about marriage. I got married very young in life and I always think in all relationships, I've always thought that it's counterproductive to have a theory on that. Jack Nicholson
[ Always Counterproductive Got Had Life Marriage Married Never Policy Relationships Theory Think Thought Very Young]
Songwriting is different from music, although I don't deny now that it would be nice to have a little more background in music theory. Neil Diamond
[ Although Background Deny Different Little More Music Nice Now Songwriting Theory Would]
The best theology is rather a divine life than a divine knowledge. Jeremy Taylor
[ Best Divine Knowledge Life Rather Than Theology]
The theologian considers sin mainly as an offence against God; the moral philosopher as contrary to reasonableness. Thomas Aquinas
[ Against Considers Contrary God Mainly Moral Offence Philosopher Reasonableness Sin Theologian]
The worst censors are those prohibiting criticism of the theory of evolution in the classroom. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Censors Classroom Criticism Evolution Prohibiting Theory Those Worst]
So instead of talking about theoretical ways of ending the war and violence, I say that we have to get rid of the individual asholes in each office and situation. Colin Quinn
[ Each Ending Get Individual Instead Office Rid Say Situation Talking Theoretical Violence War Ways]
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property. Karl Marx
[ Abolish Communism May Private Property Sentence Summed Theory Up]
I have never believed in the Wizard of Oz theory of consulting, that I am all-knowing and all-seeing, and that everyone around me is kind of a backbencher. David Axelrod
[ Am Around Believed Consulting Everyone Kind Never Oz Theory Wizard]
As the new endogenous growth theory suggests, TFP growth is closely related to accumulation of the intangible capitals, such as human capital and research and development. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Accumulation Capital Capitals Closely Development Growth Human Intangible New Related Research Such Suggests Theory]
From whichever angle one looks at it, the application of racial theories remains a striking proof of the lowered demands of public opinion upon the purity of critical judgment. Johan Huizinga
[ Angle Application Critical Demands Judgment Looks Lowered Opinion Proof Public Purity Racial Remains Striking Theories Upon Whichever]
All theory is against freedom of the will; all experience for it. Samuel Johnson
[ Against Experience Freedom Theory Will]
It is on the acceptance or rejection of the theory of the Unity of all in Nature, in its ultimate Essence, that mainly rests the belief or unbelief in the existence around us of other conscious beings besides the Spirits of the Dead. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Acceptance Around Beings Belief Besides Conscious Dead Essence Existence Mainly Nature Other Rejection Rests Spirits Theory Ultimate Unbelief Unity Us]
We establish no religion in this country, nor will we ever. But we poison our society when we remove its theological underpinnings. We court corruption when we leave society devoid of belief. Jeff Miller
[ Belief Corruption Country Court Devoid Establish Ever Leave Nor Our Poison Religion Remove Society Theological Underpinnings Will]
Evolutionary cosmology formulates theories in which a universe is capable of giving rise to and generating future universes out of itself, within black holes or whatever. Robert Nozick
[ Black Capable Cosmology Evolutionary Formulates Future Generating Giving Holes Itself Out Rise Theories Universe Universes Whatever Which Within]
So when you ask me how string theory might be tested, I can tell you what's likely to happen at accelerators or some parts of the theory that are likely to be tested. Edward Witten
[ Ask Happen How Likely Might Parts Some String Tell Tested Theory]
The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Any Better Devil Still Than Theologian Us]
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity. Arthur Schopenhauer Medical
[ Doctor Lawyer Mankind Sees Stupidity Theologian Weakness Wickedness]
This success led my theoretical group to the chemical reactivity theory, extending more and more widely the range of compound and reactions that were discussed. Kenichi Fukui
[ Chemical Compound Discussed Extending Group Led More Range Reactions Success Theoretical Theory Were Widely]
In a certain sense, aspects of my solo playing were developed in order to test the theory about how long particular elements could be, as parts of so-called free improvisations. Evan Parker
[ Aspects Certain Could Developed Elements Free How Long Order Particular Parts Playing Sense So-Called Solo Test Theory Were]
Beck said he didn't believe in the theory of a song coming through you as if you were an open vessel. I agree with him to a certain extent. Sheryl Crow
[ Agree Beck Believe Certain Coming Extent Him Open Said Song Theory Through Vessel Were]
The work with which we embark on this first volume of a series of theological studies is a work with which the philosophical person does not begin, but rather concludes. Hans Urs von Balthasar
[ Begin Concludes Does Embark First Person Philosophical Rather Series Studies Theological Volume Which Work]
Essential to the theory of evolution is the premise that everything has come into being by itself. Walter Lang
[ Being Come Essential Everything Evolution Into Itself Premise Theory]
In short, both experience and economic theory imply that the US could now t to a more competitive dollar without experiencing either increased inflation or decreased economic growth. Martin Feldstein
[ Both Competitive Could Decreased Dollar Economic Either Experience Experiencing Growth Imply Increased Inflation More Now Short Theory Us Without]
It connects with the theologians' point that you can say what God is not, but not (easily) what He is. Nicholas Mosley
[ Connects Easily God Point Say Theologians]
The kingdom of God is a theocracy. And as it is the only form of government which will redeem and save mankind, it is necessary that every soul should be rightly and thoroughly instructed in regard to its nature and general characteristics. Orson Pratt
[ Characteristics Every Form General God Government Instructed Kingdom Mankind Nature Necessary Only Redeem Regard Rightly Save Should Soul Theocracy Thoroughly Which Will]
The problem is that replacement of Quantum Mechanics by Quantum Field Theory is still very demanding. Martin Fleischmann
[ Demanding Field Mechanics Problem Quantum Replacement Still Theory Very]
It's easy to get next to music theory, especially between your peers and music classes and so forth. You just pay attention. I had a good ear, so I realized that printed music was just about reminding you what to play. Quincy Jones
[ Attention Between Classes Ear Easy Especially Forth Get Good Had Just Music Next Pay Peers Play Printed Realized Reminding Theory Your]
Like all social theories, internationalism must seek its basis in the economic and technical fields; here are to be found the most profound and the most decisive factors in the development of society. Christian Lous Lange
[ Basis Decisive Development Economic Factors Fields Found Here Internationalism Most Must Profound Seek Social Society Technical Theories]
Many writers upon the science of political economy have declared that it is the duty of a nation first to encourage the creation of wealth; and second, to direct and control its distribution. All such theories are delusive. Leland Stanford
[ Control Creation Declared Delusive Direct Distribution Duty Economy Encourage First Many Nation Political Science Second Such Theories Upon Wealth Writers]
If a philosophic theory is once ruled out of court, no one can tell when it will appear again. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Again Appear Court Once Out Philosophic Ruled Tell Theory Will]
Why should we, however, in economics, have to plead ignorance of the sort of facts on which, in the case of a physical theory, a scientist would certainly be expected to give precise information? Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Case Certainly Economics Expected Facts Give However Ignorance Information Physical Plead Precise Scientist Should Sort Theory Which Why Would]
The theory of relativity worked out by Mr. Einstein, which is in the domain of natural science, I believe can also be applied to the political field. Both democracy and human rights are relative concepts - and not absolute and general. Jiang Zemin
[ Absolute Also Applied Believe Both Concepts Democracy Domain Einstein Field General Human Mr Natural Out Political Relative Relativity Rights Science Theory Which Worked]
I'm very manipulative towards directors. My theory is that everyone on the set is directing the film, we're all receiving art messages from the universe on how we should do the film. Jeff Bridges
[ Art Directing Directors Everyone Film How Manipulative Messages Receiving Set Should Theory Towards Universe Very]
I'm a scientist, not a theologian. I don't know if there is a God or not. Religion requires certainty. James Lovelock
[ Certainty God Know Religion Requires Scientist Theologian]
Radical constructivism, thus, is radical because it breaks with convention and develops a theory of knowledge in which knowledge does not reflect an 'objective' ontological reality. Paul Watzlawick
[ Because Breaks Convention Develops Does Knowledge Objective Ontological Radical Reality Reflect Theory Thus Which]
We shall suffer no attachment to literature, no taste for abstract discussion, no love of purely intellectual theories, to seduce us from our devotion to the cause of the oppressed, the down trodden, the insulted and injured masses of our fellow men. George Ripley
[ Abstract Attachment Cause Devotion Discussion Down Fellow Injured Insulted Intellectual Literature Love Masses Men Oppressed Our Purely Seduce Shall Suffer Taste Theories Trodden Us]
I very rarely read any fiction. I love biographies; I read about all kinds of people. I love theology and some philosophy. Al Sharpton
[ Any Biographies Fiction Kinds Love Philosophy Rarely Read Some Theology Very]
When I dealt with set theory, I could never make it be the music that I wanted. Harrison Birtwistle
[ Could Dealt Make Music Never Set Theory Wanted]
And the continuity of our science has not been affected by all these turbulent happenings, as the older theories have always been included as limiting cases in the new ones. Max Born
[ Affected Always Been Cases Continuity Happenings Included Limiting New Older Ones Our Science Theories These Turbulent]
Even if there is only one possible unified theory, it is just a set of rules and equations. What is it that breathes fire into the equations and makes a universe for them to describe? Stephen Hawking
[ Breathes Describe Equations Even Fire Into Just Makes Only Possible Rules Set Them Theory Unified Universe]
What remains constant for me, during the last 15 years, has been the conviction that the cold war was a calamity for the entire world, and that it can be justified by no consideration of theory, nor by any supposed national interest. Earl Browder
[ Any Been Calamity Cold Consideration Constant Conviction During Entire Interest Justified Last National Nor Remains Supposed Theory War World Years]
I would say that I'm a feminist theorist before I'm a queer theorist or a gay and lesbian theorist. Judith Butler
[ Before Feminist Gay Lesbian Queer Say Theorist Would]
Things are still in early stages, but one can imagine that as we build up and systematize our theories of these associations, and try to boil them down to their core, the result might point us toward the sort of fundamental principles I advocate. David Chalmers
[ Advocate Associations Boil Build Core Down Early Fundamental Imagine Might Our Point Principles Result Sort Stages Still Their Them Theories These Things Toward Try Up Us]
Theo does comedy now, and he's traveling around the country doing comedy, and I actually just saw him, he's from Louisiana, and I just saw him when I went home to visit my family in Louisiana. I saw his comedy show and he was brilliant. Trishelle Cannatella
[ Actually Around Brilliant Comedy Country Does Doing Family Him His Home Just Louisiana Now Saw Show Theo Traveling Visit Went]
It's the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures, like tanners with a hide. Desiderius Erasmus
[ Accepted Generally Heavens Hide Privilege Scriptures Stretch Theologians]
In some theoretical way I know that a half-million people hear the show. But in a day-to-day way, there's not much evidence of it. Ira Glass
[ Day-To-Day Evidence Hear Know Much Show Some Theoretical Way]
If you believe the doctors, nothing is wholesome; if you believe the theologians, nothing is innocent; if you believe the military, nothing is safe. Lord Salisbury Wisdom
[ Believe Doctors Innocent Military Nothing Safe Theologians Wholesome]
Accusations are made directly to Rome about theologians from persons who are not theologians. Some of these accusations are anonymous. The local bishop should be the one to relate to theologians to determine orthodoxy. Godfried Danneels
[ Accusations Anonymous Bishop Determine Directly Local Made Orthodoxy Persons Relate Rome Should Some Theologians These]
Lenin, the greatest theorist of them all, did not know what he was going to do after he had got the power. Garet Garrett
[ After Did Going Got Greatest Had Know Lenin Power Them Theorist]
Words are the children of reason and, therefore, can't explain it. They really can't translate feeling because they're not part of it. That's why it bugs me when people try to analyze jazz as an intellectual theorem. It's not. It's feeling. Bill Evans
[ Analyze Because Bugs Children Explain Feeling Intellectual Jazz Part Really Reason Theorem Therefore Translate Try Why Words]
No religious position is loyally served by refusing to consider annoying theories which may well turn out to be facts. Norman Lamm
[ Annoying Consider Facts May Out Position Refusing Religious Served Theories Turn Well Which]
Theology in general seems to me a substitution of human ingenuity for divine wisdom. Julia Ward Howe
[ Divine General Human Ingenuity Seems Substitution Theology Wisdom]
Whenever anyone says, 'theoretically,' they really mean, 'not really.' Dave Parnas Science
[ Anyone Mean Really Says Theoretically Whenever]
The credit which the apparent conformity with recognized scientific standards can gain for seemingly simple but false theories may, as the present instance shows, have grave consequences. Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Apparent Conformity Consequences Credit False Gain Grave Instance May Present Recognized Scientific Seemingly Shows Simple Standards Theories Which]
I listen to other guitar players, yeah. It gives me new concepts and shows me where the instrument is going for the future and it is going some places. There are some musicians who are really putting out a good vibe with new theories. I try and keep up. George Benson
[ Concepts Future Gives Going Good Guitar Instrument Keep Listen Musicians New Other Out Places Players Putting Really Shows Some Theories Try Up Vibe Where Yeah]
A feeble execution is but another phrase for a bad execution; and a government ill executed, whatever may be its theory, must, in practice, be a bad government. Joseph Story
[ Another Bad Executed Execution Feeble Government Ill May Must Phrase Practice Theory Whatever]
A revolutionary poem will not tell you who or when to kill, what and when to burn, or even how to theorize. It reminds you... where and when and how you are living and might live, it is a wick of desire. Adrienne Rich
[ Burn Desire Even How Kill Live Living Might Poem Reminds Revolutionary Tell Where Wick Will]
I have a tendency to often share the point of view of the conspiracy theory. Marion Cotillard
[ Conspiracy Often Point Share Tendency Theory View]
And then I met Jerry and he's such a creative fiction writer, and I don't know if there's ever been a team put together the way we are - where one person does the theological way out and suggestions, and the other person goes into the cave and does the fiction writing. Tim LaHaye
[ Been Cave Creative Does Ever Fiction Goes Into Jerry Know Met Other Out Person Put Such Suggestions Team Then Theological Together Way Where Writer Writing]
To insure the adoration of a theorem for any length of time, faith is not enough, a police force is needed as well. Albert Camus
[ Adoration Any Enough Faith Force Insure Length Needed Police Theorem Time Well]
An argument fatal to the communist theory, is suggested by the fact, that a desire for property is one of the elements of our nature. Herbert Spencer
[ Argument Communist Desire Elements Fact Fatal Nature Our Property Suggested Theory]
Conservative New Testament studies could also provide an intellectually satisfying alternative to German biblical criticism and to the liberal theology that accompanied it. John Gresham Machen
[ Accompanied Also Alternative Biblical Conservative Could Criticism German Intellectually Liberal New Provide Satisfying Studies Testament Theology]
The problem for Rome, then, is how and when the intervention should be done with a sense of the possibility of going too far in limiting the freedom of theologians. This is not an easy time - neither for Rome nor for the theologians. Godfried Danneels
[ Done Easy Far Freedom Going How Intervention Limiting Neither Nor Possibility Problem Rome Sense Should Then Theologians Time Too]
The first, or theoretic branch, that which explains the nature, production, and distribution of wealth, will be found to rest on a very few general propositions, which are the result of observation, or consciousness. Nassau William Senior
[ Branch Consciousness Distribution Explains Few First Found General Nature Observation Production Propositions Rest Result Theoretic Very Wealth Which Will]
In all systems of theology the devil figures as a male person. Yes, it is women who keep the church going. Don Marquis
[ Church Devil Figures Going Keep Male Person Systems Theology Women Yes]
I love it now that a large minority of people who are handicapped prefer to call themselves crippled. This is all part of the game, like queer theory. Leslie Fiedler
[ Call Crippled Game Handicapped Large Love Minority Now Part Prefer Queer Themselves Theory]
About seven years later I was given a book about the periodic table of the elements. For the first time I saw the elegance of scientific theory and its predictive power. Sidney Altman
[ Book Elegance Elements First Given Later Periodic Power Predictive Saw Scientific Seven Table Theory Time Years]
If your theory is found to be against the second law of theromodynamics, I give you no hope; there is nothing for it but to collapse in deepest humiliation. Arthur Eddington
[ Against Collapse Deepest Found Give Hope Humiliation Law Nothing Second Theory Your]
In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is. Manfred Eigen
[ Between Difference Practice Theory]
My theory about Jack is that he's not a very good parent. Victor Garber
[ Good Jack Parent Theory Very]
Creationists make it sound as though a 'theory' is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night. Isaac Asimov Religion
[ After Being Creationists Dreamt Drunk Make Night Something Sound Theory Though Up]
Rational behavior requires theory. Reactive behavior requires only reflex action. W. Edwards Deming
[ Action Behavior Only Rational Reactive Reflex Requires Theory]
For in the theoretical field bourgeois economics no longer engages in blithe and joyous fights. Rudolf Hilferding
[ Blithe Bourgeois Economics Engages Field Fights Joyous Longer Theoretical]
The situation of the Old Left was the theory of Socialist Realism, etc. It seemed pointless to argue. We stayed carefully away from people who wrote for the New Masses. George Oppen
[ Argue Away Carefully Etc Left Masses New Old Pointless Realism Seemed Situation Socialist Stayed Theory Wrote]
King thought he understood the white Southerner, having been born and reared in Georgia and trained a theologian. Constance Baker Motley
[ Been Born Georgia Having King Reared Southerner Theologian Thought Trained Understood White]
My present work concerns the problems connected with the theory of elementary particles, the theory of gravitation and cosmology and I shall be glad if I can manage to make some contribution to these important branches of science. Andrei Sakharov
[ Branches Concerns Connected Contribution Cosmology Elementary Glad Gravitation Important Make Manage Particles Present Problems Science Shall Some Theory These Work]
Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Biography History Life Nothing Read Theory Without]
During the many centuries that magic, here on this planet, was presumed to have worked, there were at least as many theories as to how magic worked as there were cultures and religions. Lynn Abbey
[ Centuries Cultures During Here How Least Magic Many Planet Presumed Religions Theories Were Worked]
Architecture doesn't come from theory. You don't think your way through a building. Arthur Erickson
[ Architecture Building Come Theory Think Through Way Your]
If the highest things are unknowable, then the highest capacity or virtue of man cannot be theoretical wisdom. Leo Strauss
[ Cannot Capacity Highest Man Then Theoretical Things Unknowable Virtue Wisdom]
I started working and publishing in price theory by 1938. George Stigler
[ Price Publishing Started Theory Working]
Our tradition of political thought had its definite beginning in the teachings of Plato and Aristotle. I believe it came to a no less definite end in the theories of Karl Marx. Hannah Arendt
[ Aristotle Beginning Believe Came Definite End Had Karl Less Marx Our Plato Political Teachings Theories Thought Tradition]
The world runs on individuals pursuing their self interests. The great achievements of civilization have not come from government bureaus. Einstein didn't construct his theory under order from a, from a bureaucrat. Henry Ford didn't revolutionize the automobile industry that way. Milton Friedman
[ Achievements Automobile Bureaucrat Bureaus Civilization Come Construct Einstein Ford Government Great Henry His Individuals Industry Interests Order Pursuing Revolutionize Runs Self Their Theory Under Way World]
I soon became convinced... that all the theorizing would be empty brain exercise and therefore a waste of time unless one first ascertained what the population of the universe really consists of. Fritz Zwicky
[ Ascertained Became Brain Consists Convinced Empty Exercise First Population Really Soon Theorizing Therefore Time Universe Unless Waste Would]
In theory it may seem all right to some, but when it comes to being made the instrument of the Lord's vengeance, I myself don't like it. Robert Gould Shaw
[ Being Comes Instrument Lord Made May Myself Right Seem Some Theory Vengeance]
Architecture theory is very interesting. David Byrne
[ Architecture Interesting Theory Very]
The result has been that although few conservative Presbyterian churches actually worship in the Puritan way, the Puritan theology of worship remains the standard orthodoxy among them. This discrepancy sometimes leads to guilty consciences. John Frame
[ Actually Although Among Been Churches Consciences Conservative Discrepancy Few Guilty Leads Orthodoxy Presbyterian Puritan Remains Result Sometimes Standard Them Theology Way Worship]
The terrorists who committed the 2003 Istanbul attacks were locals, that is, Turks. And when filmmaker Theo van Gogh was murdered in the Netherlands last year, the murderer and his supporters were also part of the Muslim community. Otto Schily
[ Also Attacks Committed Community Filmmaker Gogh His Istanbul Last Locals Murdered Murderer Muslim Netherlands Part Supporters Terrorists Theo Turks Van Were Year]
The Freudian theory is one of the most important foundation stones for an edifice to be built by future generations, the dwelling of a freer and wiser humanity. Thomas Mann
[ Built Dwelling Edifice Foundation Freer Freudian Future Generations Humanity Important Most Stones Theory Wiser]
If you start any large theory, such as quantum mechanics, plate tectonics, evolution, it takes about 40 years for mainstream science to come around. Gaia has been going for only 30 years or so. James Lovelock
[ Any Around Been Come Evolution Going Large Mainstream Mechanics Only Plate Quantum Science Start Such Takes Theory Years]
Technically you need the extra dimensions. At first people didn't like them too much, but they've got a big benefit, which is that the ability of string theory to describe all the elementary particles and their forces along with gravity depends on using the extra dimensions. Edward Witten
[ Ability Along Benefit Big Depends Describe Dimensions Elementary Extra First Forces Got Gravity Much Need Particles String Technically Their Them Theory Too Using Which]
If the president is going to use so much language of theology and the Bible, then let's use that language for a serious discussion about the war in Iraq. And that was never done. Jim Wallis
[ Bible Discussion Done Going Iraq Language Much Never President Serious Then Theology Use War]
All theological lore is becoming distasteful to me. Wilfred Owen
[ Becoming Distasteful Lore Theological]
The greatest mathematicians, as Archimedes, Newton, and Gauss, always united theory and applications in equal measure. Felix Klein
[ Always Applications Archimedes Equal Greatest Mathematicians Measure Newton Theory United]
Religion is essentially the art and the theory of the remaking of man. Man is not a finished creation. Edmund Burke Religion
[ Art Creation Essentially Finished Man Religion Remaking Theory]
The struggle for existence holds as much in the intellectual as in the physical world. A theory is a species of thinking, and its right to exist is coextensive with its power of resisting extinction by its rivals. Thomas Huxley
[ Exist Existence Extinction Holds Intellectual Much Physical Power Resisting Right Rivals Species Struggle Theory Thinking World]
To hate is to study, to study is to understand, to understand is to appreciate, to appreciate is to love. So maybe I'll end up loving your theory. John Archibald Wheeler
[ Appreciate End Hate Love Loving Maybe Study Theory Understand Up Your]
A mathematical theory is not to be considered complete until you have made it so clear that you can explain it to the first man whom you meet on the street. David Hilbert
[ Clear Complete Considered Explain First Made Man Mathematical Meet Street Theory Until Whom]
In the nineteenth century, many Anglican theologians, both evangelical and catholic, embraced positively the proposal of evolution. Arthur Peacocke
[ Anglican Both Catholic Century Embraced Evangelical Evolution Many Nineteenth Positively Proposal Theologians]
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts. George Santayana
[ Bear Facts Helps Ignorance Our Theory Us]
It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong. Richard P. Feynman
[ Agree Beautiful Experiment How Matter Smart Theory Wrong Your]
Wherefore the mere practical architect is not able to assign sufficient reasons for the forms he adopts; and the theoretic architect also fails, grasping the shadow instead of the substance. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Able Adopts Also Architect Assign Fails Forms Grasping Instead Mere Practical Reasons Shadow Substance Sufficient Theoretic Wherefore]
Everything is theoretically impossible, until it is done. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Done Everything Impossible Theoretically Until]
Pastoral theology and care helps people look deeper at the intersection between their inherited religious traditions and their current life situations. Larry Graham
[ Between Care Current Deeper Helps Inherited Intersection Life Look Religious Situations Their Theology Traditions]
You cannot run a business, or anything else, on a theory. Harold S. Geneen
[ Anything Business Cannot Else Run Theory]
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
[ Dear Ever Friend Golden Gray Green Life Springs Theory Tree]
Blind commitment to a theory is not an intellectual virtue: it is an intellectual crime. Imre Lakatos
[ Blind Commitment Crime Intellectual Theory Virtue]
He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast. Leonardo da Vinci
[ Boards Cast Compass Knows Loves May Never Practice Rudder Sailor Ship Theory Where Without]
One of my theories is that men love with their eyes; women love with their ears. Zsa Zsa Gabor
[ Ears Eyes Love Men Their Theories Women]
Value is consequently the necessary theoretical starting point whence we can elucidate the peculiar phenomenon of prices resulting from capitalist competition. Rudolf Hiferding
[ Capitalist Competition Consequently Necessary Peculiar Phenomenon Point Prices Resulting Starting Theoretical Value Whence]
You don't attack the grunts of Vietnam; you blame the theory behind the war. Nobody who fought in that war was at fault. It was the war itself that was at fault. It's the same thing with psychotherapy. James Hillman
[ Attack Behind Blame Fault Fought Grunts Itself Nobody Psychotherapy Same Theory Thing Vietnam War]
I am an enthusiast, but not a crank in the sense that I have some pet theories as to the proper construction of a flying machine. I wish to avail myself of all that is already known and then, if possible, add my mite to help on the future worker who will attain final success. Wilbur Wright
[ Add Already Am Attain Avail Construction Crank Enthusiast Final Flying Future Help Known Machine Myself Pet Possible Proper Sense Some Success Then Theories Will Wish Worker]
The crisis triggered a fertile period of scientific ferment and revolution in economic theory. James Tobin
[ Crisis Economic Ferment Fertile Period Revolution Scientific Theory Triggered]
Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only. Samuel Smiles
[ Discipline Experience Far Go Instruction Learned Life Nature Only Practical Precepts Real Remain School Theory Useful Wisdom Without]
Every theory is a self-fulfilling prophecy that orders experience into the framework it provides. Ruth Hubbard
[ Every Experience Framework Into Orders Prophecy Provides Theory]
The system becomes more coherent as it is further extended. The elements which we require for explaining a new class of facts are already contained in our system. In false theories, the contrary is the case. William Whewell
[ Already Becomes Case Class Coherent Contained Contrary Elements Explaining Extended Facts False Further More New Our Require System Theories Which]
The major novelty of my theory was its claim that the most rapid evolutionary change does not occur in widespread, populous species, as claimed by Most geneticists, but in small founder populations. Ernst Mayr
[ Change Claim Claimed Does Evolutionary Founder Major Most Novelty Occur Populations Populous Rapid Small Species Theory Widespread]
To judge from the notions expounded by theologians, one must conclude that God created most men simply with a view to crowding hell. Marquis de Sade
[ Conclude Created God Hell Judge Men Most Must Notions Simply Theologians View]
After developing a primitive theory (1968) I therefore did not pursue this subject. However, the work was taken up by others and in 1974 the first experiments were done in the ISR. Simon van der Meer
[ After Developing Did Done Experiments First However Others Primitive Pursue Subject Taken Theory Therefore Up Were Work]
Without a revolutionary theory there cannot be a revolutionary movement. Vladimir Lenin
[ Cannot Movement Revolutionary Theory Without]
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise. George Santayana
[ Absolute Any Beauty Disguise Good Knows Latter Logician Lover Lovers More Much Than Theologian Too Universal Unless]
Today's practicality is often no more than the accepted form of yesterday's theory. Kenneth L. Pike
[ Accepted Form More Often Practicality Than Theory Today Yesterday]
I just never subscribed to the theory that at age 55, you fall off the face of the earth on the Tour. I always felt that was too young of an age for that. Hale Irwin
[ Age Always Earth Face Fall Felt Just Never Off Subscribed Theory Too Tour Young]
At the time, my personal research objectives were to provide Keynesian economics with more rigorous foundations and to tighten and elaborate the logic of macroeconomic and monetary theory. James Tobin
[ Economics Elaborate Foundations Logic Monetary More Objectives Personal Provide Research Rigorous Theory Tighten Time Were]
The scientists often have more unfettered imaginations than current philosophers do. Relativity theory came as a complete surprise to philosophers, and so did quantum mechanics, and so did other things. Robert Nozick
[ Came Complete Current Did Imaginations Mechanics More Often Other Philosophers Quantum Relativity Scientists Surprise Than Theory Things Unfettered]
There are three signs of senility. The first sign is that a man forgets his theorems. The second sign is that he forgets to zip up. The third sign is that he forgets to zip down. Paul Erdos
[ Down First Forgets His Man Second Senility Sign Signs Theorems Third Three Up Zip]
In theory one is aware that the earth revolves, but in practice one does not perceive it, the ground upon which one treads seems not to move, and one can live undisturbed. So it is with Time in one's life. Marcel Proust
[ Aware Does Earth Ground Life Live Move Perceive Practice Revolves Seems Theory Time Undisturbed Upon Which]
Whichever theory we adopt to give a rational explanation of human existence, that theory must take into account and explain the mental nature we see at work in all modern communities. Arthur Keith
[ Account Adopt Communities Existence Explain Explanation Give Human Into Mental Modern Must Nature Rational See Take Theory Whichever Work]
A political theory seeks to find from history the limits of the politically possible. Francis Parker Yockey
[ Find History Limits Political Politically Possible Seeks Theory]
Before I got married I had six theories about bringing up children; now I have six children, and no theories. John Wilmot
[ Before Bringing Children Got Had Married Now Six Theories Up]
Beautiful Evidence is about the theory and practice of analytical design. Edward Tufte
[ Analytical Beautiful Design Evidence Practice Theory]
The work requires a moderately large investment in technological and theoretical developments and long periods of time to carry them out, without the pressure to achieve quick or short term results. Aaron Klug
[ Achieve Carry Developments Investment Large Long Moderately Out Periods Pressure Quick Requires Results Short Technological Term Them Theoretical Time Without Work]
Well, it's because I gladly acknowledge some ideas that are part of process theology, but which I think are not tied to all the details of process thought, and are very illuminating and helpful. John Polkinghorne
[ Acknowledge Because Details Gladly Helpful Ideas Illuminating Part Process Some Theology Think Thought Tied Very Well Which]
I became intrigued with colour theory. The absurd pronouncements of the Colour Institute, a group that decides what colours are hot each year or season, amused me. John Barton
[ Absurd Amused Became Colour Colours Decides Each Group Hot Institute Intrigued Pronouncements Season Theory Year]
While gossip among women is universally ridiculed as low and trivial, gossip among men, especially if it is about women, is called theory, or idea, or fact. Andrea Dworkin
[ Among Called Especially Fact Gossip Idea Low Men Ridiculed Theory Trivial Universally While Women]
I have a theory that the best ads come from personal experience. Some of the good ones I have done have really come out of the real experience of my life, and somehow this has come over as true and valid and persuasive. David Ogilvy
[ Ads Best Come Done Experience Good Life Ones Out Over Personal Persuasive Real Really Some Somehow Theory True Valid]
A theory is no more like a fact than a photograph is like a person. Edward W. Howe
[ Fact More Person Photograph Than Theory]
We completely reject the theory of evolution. John Ambrose Fleming
[ Completely Evolution Reject Theory]
Why has not anyone seen that fossils alone gave birth to a theory about the formation of the earth, that without them, no one would have ever dreamed that there were successive epochs in the formation of the globe. Georges Cuvier
[ Alone Anyone Birth Dreamed Earth Epochs Ever Formation Fossils Gave Globe Seen Successive Them Theory Were Why Without Would]
Being exposed to theory, stimulated by a basic love of concepts and mathematics, was a marvelous experience. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ Basic Being Concepts Experience Exposed Love Marvelous Mathematics Stimulated Theory]
Theology is a science of mind applied to God. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Applied God Mind Science Theology]
Freud was a hero. He descended to the Underworld and met there stark terrors. He carried with him his theory as a Medusa's head which turned these terrors to stone. R. D. Laing
[ Carried Descended Freud Head Hero Him His Met Stark Stone Terrors Theory These Turned Underworld Which]
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it. Chaim Weizmann
[ Arrival Convinced Day Einstein Every Explained Fully His Theory Understood]
I realized that anything to do with Fermat's Last Theorem generates too much interest. Andrew Wiles
[ Anything Fermat Generates Interest Last Much Realized Theorem Too]
The Epistle to the Romans is an extremely important synthesis of the whole theology of St. Paul. Hans Kung
[ Epistle Extremely Important Paul Romans St Synthesis Theology Whole]
One man's theology is another man's belly laugh. Robert A. Heinlein Religion
[ Another Belly Laugh Man Theology]
It is that of increasing knowledge of empirical fact, intimately combined with changing interpretations of this body of fact - hence changing general statements about it - and, not least, a changing a structure of the theoretical system. Talcott Parsons
[ Body Changing Combined Empirical Fact General Hence Increasing Interpretations Intimately Knowledge Least Statements Structure System Theoretical]
Psychotherapy theory turns it all on you: you are the one who is wrong. If a kid is having trouble or is discouraged, the problem is not just inside the kid; it's also in the system, the society. James Hillman
[ Also Discouraged Having Inside Just Kid Problem Psychotherapy Society System Theory Trouble Turns Wrong]
All theory of modernity in sociology suggests that the more modernity there is, the less religion. In my theory we can realize that this is wrong: atheism is only one belief system among many. Ulrich Beck
[ Among Atheism Belief Less Many Modernity More Only Realize Religion Sociology Suggests System Theory Wrong]
I'm not sure what theory is, unless it's the pursuit of fundamental questions. David Antin
[ Fundamental Pursuit Questions Sure Theory Unless]
Theology is anthropology. Anselm Feuerbach
[ Anthropology Theology]
The proposition that humans have mental characteristics wholly absent in non-humans is inconsistent with the theory of evolution. Gary L. Francione
[ Absent Characteristics Evolution Humans Inconsistent Mental Proposition Theory Wholly]
I cannot help fearing that men may reach a point where they look on every new theory as a danger, every innovation as a toilsome trouble, every social advance as a first step toward revolution, and that they may absolutely refuse to move at all. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Absolutely Advance Cannot Danger Every Fearing First Help Innovation Look May Men Move New Point Reach Refuse Revolution Social Step Theory Toilsome Toward Trouble Where]
Probability is expectation founded upon partial knowledge. A perfect acquaintance with all the circumstances affecting the occurrence of an event would change expectation into certainty, and leave nether room nor demand for a theory of probabilities. George Boole
[ Acquaintance Affecting Certainty Change Circumstances Demand Event Expectation Founded Into Knowledge Leave Nor Occurrence Partial Perfect Probabilities Probability Room Theory Upon Would]
His theory was that non-fiction could be as artful as fiction. Gerald Clarke
[ Artful Could Fiction His Non-Fiction Theory]
I've got a theory that if you give 100% all of the time, somehow things will work out in the end. Larry Bird
[ End Give Got Out Somehow Theory Things Time Will Work]
I have this theory that people in Hollywood don't read. They read 'Vanity Fair' and then consider themselves terribly well read. I think I can basically write about anybody without getting caught. Jackie Collins
[ Anybody Basically Caught Consider Fair Getting Hollywood Read Terribly Themselves Then Theory Think Vanity Well Without Write]
Here is the real domino theory - gay man to gay man, bisexual man to straight woman, addict mother to newborn baby, they all fall down and someday it will come to you. Anna Quindlen
[ Addict Baby Bisexual Come Domino Down Fall Gay Here Man Mother Newborn Real Someday Straight Theory Will Woman]
They who have reasoned ignorantly, or who have aimed at effecting their personal ends by flattering the popular feeling, have boldly affirmed that 'one man is as good as another;' a maxim that is true in neither nature, revealed morals, nor political theory. James F. Cooper
[ Affirmed Aimed Another Boldly Effecting Ends Feeling Flattering Good Man Maxim Morals Nature Neither Nor Personal Political Popular Reasoned Revealed Their Theory True]
It is a test of true theories not only to account for but to predict phenomena. William Whewell
[ Account Only Phenomena Predict Test Theories True]
My theory is this; I'm not a political songwriter. I'm an honest songwriter. Billy Bragg
[ Honest Political Songwriter Theory]
Playing music is not really susceptible to theory much. Circumstances affect it so much. Derek Bailey
[ Affect Circumstances Much Music Playing Really Susceptible Theory]
Every theory of love, from Plato down, teaches that each individual loves in the other sex what he lacks in himself. G. Stanley Hall
[ Down Each Every Himself Individual Lacks Love Loves Other Plato Sex Teaches Theory]
Economists often like startling theorems, results which seem to run counter to conventional wisdom. Joseph E. Stiglitz
[ Conventional Counter Economists Often Results Run Seem Startling Theorems Which Wisdom]
It was a favorite expression of Theophrastus that time was the most valuable thing that a man could spend. Diogenes
[ Could Expression Favorite Man Most Spend Thing Time Valuable]
Genetic theories, I gather, have been cherished academically with detachment. Allen Tate
[ Academically Been Cherished Detachment Gather Genetic Theories]
At that time, the academic orientation was rather technical contrary to that of the university, where art theory is very important. The teachers were renowned artists and among the best of that time. Ralph Allen
[ Academic Among Art Artists Best Contrary Important Orientation Rather Renowned Teachers Technical Theory Time University Very Were Where]
But we did conclude that Ray had actually killed Dr. King pursuant to his theory that he was going to be able to get hold of that money. He had learned of this offer through his ties in the Missouri State Penitentiary. Louis Stokes
[ Able Actually Conclude Did Dr Get Going Had His Hold Killed King Learned Missouri Money Offer Penitentiary Ray State Theory Through Ties]
Christianity is not a theory or speculation, but a life; not a philosophy of life, but a life and a living process. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Christianity Life Living Philosophy Process Speculation Theory]
In the Church of Jesus Christ there can and should be no non-theologians. Karl Barth
[ Christ Church Jesus Should]
My theology is such that the God who loves Israel and will not forsake Israel - which is why I want to see Israel have a secure nation with secure borders - also loves the Palestinians. Tony Campolo
[ Also Borders Forsake God Israel Loves Nation Palestinians Secure See Such Theology Want Which Why Will]
Because of the Turing completeness theory, everything one Turing-complete language can do can theoretically be done by another Turing-complete language, but at a different cost. You can do everything in assembler, but no one wants to program in assembler anymore. Yukihiro Matsumoto
[ Another Anymore Because Completeness Cost Different Done Everything Language Program Theoretically Theory Wants]
My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed. Christopher Morley
[ Briefly Dictated Signed Theology Universe]
Never worry about theory as long as the machinery does what it's supposed to do. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Does Long Machinery Never Supposed Theory Worry]
Every great batter works on the theory that the pitcher is more afraid of him than he is of the pitcher. Ty Cobb
[ Afraid Batter Every Great Him More Pitcher Than Theory Works]
The analysis of variance is not a mathematical theorem, but rather a convenient method of arranging the arithmetic. Ronald Fisher
[ Analysis Arithmetic Arranging Convenient Mathematical Method Rather Theorem Variance]
Strong and convincing art has never arisen from theories. Mary Wigman
[ Arisen Art Convincing Never Strong Theories]
And gradually they're beginning to recognize the fact that there's nothing more secure than a democratic, accountable, and participatory form of government. But it's sunk in only theoretically, it has not yet sunk in completely in practical terms. Wole Soyinka
[ Accountable Beginning Completely Democratic Fact Form Government Gradually More Nothing Only Participatory Practical Recognize Secure Sunk Terms Than Theoretically Yet]
We do not talk - we bludgeon one another with facts and theories gleaned from cursory readings of newspapers, magazines and digests. Henry Miller
[ Another Bludgeon Digests Facts Magazines Newspapers Readings Talk Theories]
Democracy is beautiful in theory; in practice it is a fallacy. Benito Mussolini
[ Beautiful Democracy Fallacy Practice Theory]
The amount of detailed information which an individual has at his command and his theoretical elaborations of the same are mutually dependent; they grow in and through each other. Hermann Ebbinghaus
[ Amount Command Dependent Detailed Each Grow His Individual Information Mutually Other Same Theoretical Through Which]
When a torrent sweeps a man against a boulder, you must expect him to scream, and you need not be surprised if the scream is sometimes a theory. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Against Boulder Expect Him Man Must Need Scream Sometimes Surprised Sweeps Theory Torrent]
We need not be theologians to see that we have shifted responsibility for making the world interesting from God to the newspaperman. Daniel J. Boorstin
[ God Interesting Making Need Newspaperman Responsibility See Shifted Theologians World]
There is a class, moreover, by whom all these scientific theories, and more are held as ascertained facts, and as the basis of philosophical inferences which strike at the root of theistic beliefs. Asa Gray
[ Ascertained Basis Beliefs Class Facts Held Inferences More Moreover Philosophical Root Scientific Strike Theories These Which Whom]
I am more fond of achieving than striving. My theories must prove to be facts or be discarded as worthless. My efforts must soon be crowned with success, or discontinued. Carolyn Wells
[ Achieving Am Crowned Discarded Discontinued Efforts Facts Fond More Must Prove Soon Striving Success Than Theories Worthless]
Theories crumble, but good observations never fade. Harlow Shapley
[ Crumble Fade Good Never Observations Theories]
This kind of overall way of thinking is not only a fertile source of new theoretical ideas: it is needed for the human mind to function in a generally harmonious way, which could in turn help to make possible an orderly and stable society. David Bohm
[ Could Fertile Function Generally Harmonious Help Human Ideas Kind Make Mind Needed New Only Orderly Overall Possible Society Source Stable Theoretical Thinking Turn Way Which]
The implications of these considerations justify the statement that all empirically verifiable knowledge even the commonsense knowledge of everyday life - involves implicitly, if not explicitly, systematic theory in this sense. Talcott Parsons
[ Commonsense Considerations Empirically Even Everyday Explicitly Implications Implicitly Involves Justify Knowledge Life Sense Statement Systematic Theory These Verifiable]
Their films would probably be better if they'd seen a few more films, which runs counter to this idiotic theory that you run the risk of being influenced if you see too much. Jacques Rivette
[ Being Better Counter Few Films Idiotic Influenced More Much Probably Risk Run Runs See Seen Their Theory Too Which Would]
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]
Internationalism is a social and political theory, a certain concept of how human society ought to be organized, and in particular a concept of how the nations ought to organize their mutual relations. Christian Lous Lange
[ Certain Concept How Human Internationalism Mutual Nations Organize Organized Ought Particular Political Relations Social Society Their Theory]
Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair. Gilbert K. Chesterton Religion
[ Affair Less Love More Religion Theory Your]
If I take the theory as we have it now, literally, I would conclude that extra dimensions really exist. They're part of nature. We don't really know how big they are yet, but we hope to explore that in various ways. Edward Witten
[ Big Conclude Dimensions Exist Explore Extra Hope How Know Literally Nature Now Part Really Take Theory Various Ways Would Yet]
The truly privileged theories are not the ones referring to any particular scale of size or complexity, nor the ones situated at any particular level of the predictive hierarchy, but the ones that contain the deepest explanations. David Deutsch
[ Any Complexity Contain Deepest Explanations Hierarchy Level Nor Ones Particular Predictive Privileged Referring Scale Situated Size Theories Truly]
Never abandon a theory that explains something until you have a theory that explains more. John McCarthy
[ Abandon Explains More Never Something Theory Until]
The absurd consequences of neglecting structure but using the concept of order just the same are evident if one examines the present terminology of information theory. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Absurd Concept Consequences Evident Examines Information Just Neglecting Order Present Same Structure Terminology Theory Using]
It is also a good rule not to put overmuch confidence in the observational results that are put forward until they are confirmed by theory. Arthur Eddington
[ Also Confidence Confirmed Forward Good Observational Overmuch Put Results Rule Theory Until]
Darwin himself, in his day, was unable to fight free of the theoretical errors of which he was guilty. It was the classics of Marxism that revealed those errors and pointed them out. Trofim Lysenko
[ Classics Darwin Day Errors Fight Free Guilty Himself His Marxism Out Pointed Revealed Them Theoretical Those Unable Which]
If the experimental physicist has already done a great deal of work in this field, nevertheless the theoretical physicist has still hardly begun to evaluate the experimental material which may lead him to conclusions about the structure of the atom. Johannes Stark
[ Already Atom Begun Conclusions Deal Done Evaluate Experimental Field Great Hardly Him Lead Material May Nevertheless Physicist Still Structure Theoretical Which Work]
On the other hand, we don't understand the theory too completely, and because of this fuzziness of spacetime, the very concept of spacetime and spacetime dimensions isn't precisely defined. Edward Witten
[ Because Completely Concept Defined Dimensions Hand Other Precisely Theory Too Understand Very]
Any theory intended to describe and analyze socio-historical reality cannot restrict itself to the human spirit and disregard the totality of human nature. Wilhelm Dilthey
[ Analyze Any Cannot Describe Disregard Human Intended Itself Nature Reality Restrict Spirit Theory Totality]
I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours. Hunter S. Thompson
[ During Hours Never Nine-To-Five Theory Told Truth]
The Secret Doctrine is the common property of the countless millions of men born under various climates, in times with which History refuses to deal, and to which esoteric teachings assign dates incompatible with the theories of Geology and Anthropology. H. P. Blavatsky
[ Anthropology Assign Born Climates Common Countless Dates Deal Doctrine Esoteric Geology History Incompatible Men Millions Property Refuses Secret Teachings Theories Times Under Various Which]
Every dogma, every philosophic or theological creed, was at its inception a statement in terms of the intellect of a certain inner experience. Felix Adler
[ Certain Creed Dogma Every Experience Inception Inner Intellect Philosophic Statement Terms Theological]
Close contact between science and the practice of collective farms and State farms creates inexhaustible opportunities for the development of theoretical knowledge, enabling us to learn ever more and more about the nature of living bodies and the soil. Trofim Lysenko
[ Between Bodies Close Collective Contact Creates Development Enabling Ever Farms Inexhaustible Knowledge Learn Living More Nature Opportunities Practice Science Soil State Theoretical Us]
I have a theory about the human mind. A brain is a lot like a computer. It will only take so many facts, and then it will go on overload and blow up. Erma Bombeck
[ Blow Brain Computer Facts Go Human Lot Many Mind Only Overload Take Then Theory Up Will]
The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure he is one of God's children, but that as soon as he succeeds he is taken over by the Devil. H. L. Mencken
[ Children Devil Failure God Long Man Over Seems Soon Succeeds Taken Theory]
Today the theory of evolution is about as much open to doubt as the theory that the earth goes round the sun. Richard Dawkins
[ Doubt Earth Evolution Goes Much Open Round Sun Theory Today]
Democracy may mean something more than a theoretically absolute popular government, but it assuredly cannot mean anything less. Herbert Croly
[ Absolute Anything Assuredly Cannot Democracy Government Less May Mean More Popular Something Than Theoretically]
Our concern, however, is with slavery as it is, and not with any theory of it. Gerrit Smith
[ Any Concern However Our Slavery Theory]
Einstein was searching for String Theory. It not only reconciles General Relativity to Quantum Mechanics, but it reconciles Science and the Bible as well. Roy H. Williams
[ Bible Einstein General Mechanics Only Quantum Reconciles Relativity Science Searching String Theory Well]
Because essentially Schoenberg was an extremely gifted man. And in spite of many of his theories and so on, when he really began to write music, he still was guided very much by his internal hearing, by what we call your internal ear. Leo Ornstein
[ Because Began Call Ear Essentially Extremely Gifted Guided Hearing His Internal Man Many Much Music Really Spite Still Theories Very Write Your]
The Dell Theory of Conflict Prevention argues that no two countries that are both part of the same global supply chain will ever fight a war as long as they are each part of that supply chain. Thomas Friedman
[ Both Chain Conflict Countries Dell Each Ever Fight Global Long Part Prevention Same Supply Theory Two War Will]
I'm from the Midwest, and I loved my family. I had a very good time as a child, but I was also - I have a theory about Jews growing up in the Midwest, that there is an ultimately sort of wonderful avoidance of a lot of things, and a great acceptance of whatever is happening. Bob Balaban
[ Acceptance Also Avoidance Child Family Good Great Growing Had Happening Jews Lot Loved Midwest Sort Theory Things Time Ultimately Up Very Whatever Wonderful]
The knowledge of the theory of logic has no tendency whatever to make men good reasoners. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Good Knowledge Logic Make Men Tendency Theory Whatever]
Life is so unlike theory. Anthony Trollope
[ Life Theory Unlike]
It is quite interesting that whilst there are tremendous theories, in the 1960s when IT was born, everybody was supposedly going to their cottage in the countryside to work in a virtual way. Richard Rogers
[ Born Cottage Countryside Everybody Going Interesting Quite Supposedly Their Theories Tremendous Virtual Way Whilst Work]
Terrible and sublime thought, that every moment is supreme for some man and woman, every hour the apotheosis of some passion! William McFee
[ Every Hour Man Moment Passion Some Sublime Supreme Terrible Thought Woman]
At MIT, I had the good fortune for seven years to teach network theory, which is basic to many disciplines, to one-third of the undergraduate student body. It was an experiment to see how high we could bring their level of understanding, and it exceeded all of my expectations. Amar Bose
[ Basic Body Bring Could Disciplines Exceeded Expectations Experiment Fortune Good Had High How Level Many Mit Network One-Third See Seven Student Teach Their Theory Undergraduate Understanding Which Years]
The line of least resistance in the progress of civilization is to make that theoretical postulate real by the continually increasing force of the world's public opinion. Elihu Root
[ Civilization Continually Force Increasing Least Line Make Opinion Postulate Progress Public Real Resistance Theoretical World]
A mathematician is a person who can find analogies between theorems; a better mathematician is one who can see analogies between proofs and the best mathematician can notice analogies between theories. Stefan Banach
[ Analogies Best Better Between Find Mathematician Notice Person Proofs See Theorems Theories]
Good tests kill flawed theories; we remain alive to guess again. Karl Popper
[ Again Alive Flawed Good Guess Kill Remain Tests Theories]
Some men have a silly theory about beautiful women - that somewhere along the line they'll turn into a monster. That movie gave them a chance to watch it happen. Salma Hayek
[ Along Beautiful Chance Gave Happen Into Line Men Monster Movie Silly Some Somewhere Them Theory Turn Watch Women]
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing; a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil. Thomas Carlyle
[ Daily Devil Fact Facts God Great Grow Honour Least Less More Printed Seems Sentence Then Theory Thing]
The final outcome cannot be known, either to the originator of a new theory, or to his colleagues and critics, who are bent on falsifying it. Thus, the scientific innovator may feel all the more lonely and uncertain. Peter D. Mitchell
[ Bent Cannot Colleagues Critics Either Feel Final His Innovator Known Lonely May More New Originator Outcome Scientific Theory Thus Uncertain]
A unified theory would put us at the doorstep of a vast universe of things that we could finally explore with precision. Brian Greene
[ Could Doorstep Explore Finally Precision Put Theory Things Unified Universe Us Vast Would]
Morality is the theory that every human act must be either right or wrong, and that 99 % of them are wrong. H. L. Mencken
[ Act Either Every Human Morality Must Right Them Theory Wrong]
I definitely don't subscribe to the theory that more instruments, or more vocal tracks, harmony, or double tracking the voice, is a good thing. People do their early albums very stripped down, then each album becomes bloated. Joanna Newsom
[ Album Albums Becomes Bloated Definitely Double Down Each Early Good Harmony Instruments More Stripped Subscribe Their Then Theory Thing Tracking Tracks Very Vocal Voice]
In the absence of evidence, superstition. It's a Middle Ages thing. That's my theory anyway. Tucker Carlson
[ Absence Ages Anyway Evidence Middle Superstition Theory Thing]
When theology erodes and organization crumbles, when the institutional framework of religion begins to break up, the search for a direct experience which people can feel to be religious facilitates the rise of cults. Daniel Bell
[ Begins Break Crumbles Cults Direct Experience Facilitates Feel Framework Institutional Organization Religion Religious Rise Search Theology Up Which]
Men who hold a theory of the Church which excludes from communion those whom they admit to have the Spirit of Christ simply proclaim that their theory is in flat contradiction to the spiritual fact. Roland Allen
[ Admit Christ Church Communion Contradiction Excludes Fact Flat Hold Men Proclaim Simply Spirit Spiritual Their Theory Those Which Whom]
On a group of theories one can found a school; but on a group of values one can found a culture, a civilization, a new way of living together among men. Ignazio Silone
[ Among Civilization Culture Found Group Living Men New School Theories Together Values Way]
Philosophy is not a theory but an activity. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Activity Philosophy Theory]
Missionary zeal does not grow out of intellectual beliefs, nor out of theological arguments, but out of love. If I do not love a person I am not moved to help him by proofs that he is in need; if I do love him, I wait for no proof of a special need to urge me to help him. Roland Allen
[ Am Arguments Beliefs Does Grow Help Him Intellectual Love Missionary Moved Need Nor Out Person Proof Proofs Special Theological Urge Wait Zeal]
In this movement of colors I find the essence, which does not arise from a system, or an a priori theory. Robert Delaunay
[ Arise Colors Does Essence Find Movement Priori System Theory Which]
It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Arthur Conan Doyle
[ Before Capital Data Mistake]
On the one hand we publicly pronounce the equality of all peoples; on the other hand, in our immigration laws, we embrace in practice these very theories we abhor and verbally condemn. Emanuel Celler
[ Abhor Condemn Embrace Equality Hand Immigration Laws Other Our Peoples Practice Pronounce Publicly Theories These Verbally Very]
The standard growth theory tells us that economic growth in per capita basis comes from mainly two sources: capital deepening and total factor productivity growth, or TFP growth. Toshihiko Fukui
[ Basis Capita Capital Comes Deepening Economic Factor Growth Mainly Per Productivity Sources Standard Tells Theory Total Two Us]
The egoism which enters into our theories does not affect their sincerity; rather, the more our egoism is satisfied, the more robust is our belief. George Eliot
[ Affect Belief Does Egoism Enters Into More Our Rather Robust Satisfied Sincerity Their Theories Which]
I understand that postmodern literature probably means people like DeLillo, The Fiction Collective, but I don't get it that those writers are really influenced by postmodern theorists. Kathy Acker
[ Collective Fiction Get Influenced Literature Means Postmodern Probably Really Theorists Those Understand Writers]
The theory has to be interpreted that extra dimensions beyond the ordinary four dimensions the three spatial dimensions plus time are sufficiently small that they haven't been observed yet. Edward Witten
[ Been Beyond Dimensions Extra Four Haven Interpreted Observed Ordinary Plus Small Spatial Sufficiently Theory Three Time Yet]
What happened on September 11th is at least, theoretically, small stuff compared to what can happen. Robert D. Kaplan
[ Compared Happen Happened Least September Small Stuff Theoretically]
We were environmentalists of the Teddy Roosevelt theory. We believed in separation of church and state. We believed in the independence of the Supreme Court not being subject to politicians. Pete McCloskey
[ Being Believed Church Court Environmentalists Independence Politicians Roosevelt Separation State Subject Supreme Teddy Theory Were]
What makes you a Christian is whether or not you really are in accord with biblical theology and whether you know Jesus Christ as your Saviour. Walter Martin
[ Accord Biblical Christ Christian Jesus Know Makes Really Saviour Theology Whether Your]
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in theorder of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being. Christopher Dawson
[ Another Being Complementary Culture Divinity Grace Humanism Nature Order]
One thus sees that a new kind of theory is needed which drops these basic commitments and at most recovers some essential features of the older theories as abstract forms derived from a deeper reality in which what prevails in unbroken wholeness. David Bohm
[ Abstract Basic Commitments Deeper Derived Drops Essential Features Forms Kind Most Needed New Older Prevails Reality Recovers Sees Some Theories Theory These Thus Unbroken Which Wholeness]
A people represents not so much an aggregate of ideas and theories as of obsessions. Emile M. Cioran
[ Aggregate Ideas Much Obsessions Represents Theories]
According to String Theory, what appears to be empty space is actually a tumultuous ocean of strings vibrating at the precise frequencies that create the 4 dimensions you and I call height, width, depth and time. Roy H. Williams
[ According Actually Appears Call Create Depth Dimensions Empty Frequencies Height Ocean Precise Space String Strings Theory Time Tumultuous Vibrating Width]
If atheism is to be used to express the state of mind in which God is identified with the unknowable, and theology is pronounced to be a collection of meaningless words about unintelligible chimeras, then I have no doubt, and I think few people doubt. Leslie Stephen
[ Atheism Collection Doubt Express Few God Identified Meaningless Mind Pronounced State Then Theology Think Unintelligible Unknowable Used Which Words]
The theory of evolution by cumulative natural selection is the only theory we know of that is in principle capable of explaining the existence of organized complexity. Richard Dawkins
[ Capable Complexity Cumulative Evolution Existence Explaining Know Natural Only Organized Principle Selection Theory]
Influenced by him, and probably even more so by my brother Theodore (a year older than me), I soon became interested in biology and developed a respect for the importance of science and the scientific method. Frederick Sanger
[ Became Biology Brother Developed Even Him Importance Influenced Interested Method More Older Probably Respect Science Scientific Soon Than Theodore Year]
On the spiritual theory, man consists essentially of a spiritual nature or mind intimately associated with a spiritual body or soul, both of which are developed in and by means of a material organism. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Associated Body Both Consists Developed Essentially Intimately Man Material Means Mind Nature Organism Soul Spiritual Theory Which]
I can easily conceive, most Holy Father, that as soon as some people learn that in this book which I have written concerning the revolutions of the heavenly bodies, I ascribe certain motions to the Earth, they will cry out at once that I and my theory should be rejected. Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Ascribe Bodies Book Certain Conceive Concerning Cry Earth Easily Father Heavenly Holy Learn Most Motions Once Out Rejected Revolutions Should Some Soon Theory Which Will Written]
People, and especially theologians, should try to familiarize themselves with scientific ideas. Of course, science is technical in many respects, but there are some very good books that try to set out some of the conceptual structure of science. John Polkinghorne
[ Books Conceptual Course Especially Familiarize Good Ideas Many Out Respects Science Scientific Set Should Some Structure Technical Themselves Theologians Try Very]
The theory that can absorb the greatest number of facts, and persist in doing so, generation after generation, through all changes of opinion and detail, is the one that must rule all observation. Adam Smith
[ Absorb After Changes Detail Doing Facts Generation Greatest Must Number Observation Opinion Persist Rule Theory Through]
Let us work without theorizing, tis the only way to make life endurable. Voltaire
[ Endurable Life Make Only Theorizing Tis Us Way Without Work]
Although I know a lot of the previous shuttle flights, in theory, had their tasks laid out; but there were still some changes that came along for them. Linda M. Godwin
[ Along Although Came Changes Flights Had Know Laid Lot Out Previous Shuttle Some Still Tasks Their Them Theory Were]
The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water. John W. Gardner Society
[ Activity Because Exalted Excellence Good Hold Humble Neither Nor Philosophy Pipes Plumbing Scorns Society Theories Tolerates Water Which Will]
A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems. Paul Erdos
[ Coffee Device Into Mathematician Theorems Turning]
Well, gauge theory is very fundamental to our understanding of physical forces these days. But they are also dependent on a mathematical idea, which has been around for longer than gauge theory has. Roger Penrose
[ Also Around Been Days Dependent Forces Fundamental Gauge Idea Longer Mathematical Our Physical Than Theory These Understanding Very Well Which]
It was not until I got my first job, at the University of Washington in Seattle, and began playing chess with Don Gordon, a brilliant young theorist, that I learned economic theory. Douglass North
[ Began Brilliant Chess Economic First Gordon Got Job Learned Playing Seattle Theorist Theory University Until Washington Young]
But one did not do feminist theory, as such, in those days, not only because male academic discourse did not recognize such a term, but especially because the women's movement did not either. Teresa de Lauretis
[ Academic Because Days Did Discourse Either Especially Feminist Male Movement Only Recognize Such Term Theory Those Women]
Those theologians who are beginning to take the doctrine of creation very seriously should pay some attention to science's story. John Polkinghorne
[ Attention Beginning Creation Doctrine Pay Science Seriously Should Some Story Take Theologians Those Very]
He had a theory, Walt did, that the religious life, and all the agony that goes with it, is just something God sics on people who have the gall to accuse Him of having created an ugly world. J. D. Salinger
[ Accuse Agony Created Did Gall God Goes Had Having Him Just Life Religious Something Theory Ugly Walt World]
Now the truth of the matter is that there are a lot of things people don't understand. Take the Einstein theory. Take taxes. Take love. Do you understand them? Neither do I. But they exist. They happen. Dalton Trumbo
[ Einstein Exist Happen Lot Love Matter Neither Now Take Taxes Them Theory Things Truth Understand]
But the scientific importance of a change in knowledge of fact consists precisely in j its having consequences for a system of theory. Talcott Parsons
[ Change Consequences Consists Fact Having Importance Knowledge Precisely Scientific System Theory]
I had some hesitations about philosophy because, if you worked out a philosophical theory, it was hard to know whether you were going to be able to prove it or whether other theories had just as good a claim on belief. Stephen Cole Kleene
[ Able Because Belief Claim Going Good Had Hard Just Know Other Out Philosophical Philosophy Prove Some Theories Theory Were Whether Worked]
On the theoretical side, I was concerned with stochastic resonance. Richard Ernst
[ Concerned Resonance Side Stochastic Theoretical]
You know very well that unless you're a scientist, it's much more important for a theory to be shapely, than for it to be true. Christopher Hampton
[ Important Know More Much Scientist Than Theory True Unless Very Well]
There is no theoretical study of motherhood. You know, before I became a mother, I did play a mother, but I was like - I was more thinking of my own mother. I was doing my mother. Joan Chen
[ Became Before Did Doing Know More Mother Motherhood Own Play Study Theoretical Thinking]
My theory is that I decided to be a writer when I was about seven, but of course it is not as simple as that. Like most writers, I had to work at other things to earn a living and wrote mainly in the evenings, often very late at night, for many years. Margaret Mahy
[ Course Decided Earn Evenings Had Late Living Mainly Many Most Night Often Other Seven Simple Theory Things Very Work Writer Writers Wrote Years]
The whole action of the laws tended to increase the number of consumers of food and to diminish the number of producers, was due the invention of the Malthusian theory of population. Henry Charles Carey
[ Action Consumers Diminish Due Food Increase Invention Laws Number Population Producers Tended Theory Whole]
Scientific views end in awe and mystery, lost at the edge in uncertainty, but they appear to be so deep and so impressive that the theory that it is all arranged as a stage for God to watch man's struggle for good and evil seems inadequate. Richard P. Feynman
[ Appear Arranged Awe Deep Edge End Evil God Good Impressive Inadequate Lost Man Mystery Scientific Seems Stage Struggle Theory Uncertainty Views Watch]
I thought it must be pure science fiction. But when I checked it out I found a lot of magazine articles that actually supported the theory behind the book which was incredible. That's when I decided to acquire the rights of the book and everything went from there. Roland Emmerich
[ Acquire Actually Articles Behind Book Checked Decided Everything Fiction Found Incredible Lot Magazine Must Out Pure Rights Science Supported Theory Thought Went Which]
A young man is a theory, an old man is a fact. Edgar Watson Howe
[ Fact Man Old Theory Young]
No theory is good unless it permits, not rest, but the greatest work. No theory is good except on condition that one use it to go on beyond. Andre Gide
[ Beyond Condition Except Go Good Greatest Permits Rest Theory Unless Use Work]
My theory is, if you can do comedy and you can be in a scene with someone like Brad Garrett and hold your own, you've really got a future in this business. Faith Ford
[ Brad Business Comedy Future Got Hold Own Really Scene Someone Theory Your]
A theory can be proved by experiment; but no path leads from experiment to the birth of a theory. Manfred Eigen
[ Birth Experiment Leads Path Proved Theory]
Yes, he wanted me to do Funny Games before, which I didn't want to do because the film was very theoretical - the way people experience violence on screen. There was very little space for fiction, it was more like a sacrifice for the actors than anything else. Isabelle Huppert
[ Actors Anything Because Before Else Experience Fiction Film Funny Games Little More Sacrifice Screen Space Than Theoretical Very Violence Want Wanted Way Which Yes]
The first revolt is against the supreme tyranny of theology, of the phantom of God. As long as we have a master in heaven, we will be slaves on earth. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Against Earth First God Heaven Long Master Phantom Revolt Slaves Supreme Theology Tyranny Will]
Men act like brutes in so far as the sequences of their perceptions arise through the principle of memory only, like those empirical physicians who have mere practice without theory. Gottfried Leibniz
[ Act Arise Brutes Empirical Far Memory Men Mere Only Perceptions Physicians Practice Principle Sequences Their Theory Those Through Without]
Theories pass. The frog remains. Jean Rostand
[ Frog Pass Remains Theories]
There isn't a theologian in the world who can argue with me on this. God has no gender. If that's the case, then everything needs to be rewritten now, right now. Susan Powter
[ Argue Case Everything Gender God Needs Now Rewritten Right Then Theologian World]
What has any poet to trust more than the feel of the thing? Theory concerns him only until he picks up his pen, and it begins to concern him again as soon as he lays it down. John Ciardi
[ Again Any Begins Concern Concerns Down Feel Him His Lays More Only Pen Picks Poet Soon Than Theory Thing Trust Until Up]
America traditionally represents the greatest possibility of someone's going from nothing to something. Why? In theory, if not practice, the government stays out of the way and lets individuals take risks and reap rewards or accept the consequences of failure. We call this capitalism - or, at least, we used to. Larry Elder
[ Accept America Call Capitalism Consequences Failure Going Government Greatest Individuals Least Lets Nothing Out Possibility Practice Reap Represents Rewards Risks Someone Something Stays Take Theory Traditionally Used Way Why]
It is disturbing to discover in oneself these curious revelations of the validity of the Darwinian theory. If it is true that we have sprung from the ape, there are occasions when my own spring appears not to have been very far. Cornelia Otis Skinner
[ Ape Appears Been Curious Darwinian Discover Disturbing Far Occasions Oneself Own Revelations Spring Sprung Theory These True Validity Very]
Your candor is worth everything to your cause. It is refreshing to find a person with a new theory who frankly confesses that he finds difficulties, insurmountable, at least for the present. Asa Gray
[ Candor Cause Confesses Difficulties Everything Find Finds Frankly Insurmountable Least New Person Present Refreshing Theory Worth Your]
The theories of the major philosophers of the 18th century secular enlightenment were biblical and theological in spite of themselves. M. H. Abrams
[ Biblical Century Enlightenment Major Philosophers Secular Spite Themselves Theological Theories Were]
Names and theoretical things don't occur to me. If they do, I'm not doing my real playing mode. Lee Konitz
[ Doing Mode Names Occur Playing Real Theoretical Things]
Quantum theory also tells us that the world is not simply objective; somehow it's something more subtle than that. In some sense it is veiled from us, but it has a structure that we can understand. John Polkinghorne
[ Also More Objective Quantum Sense Simply Some Somehow Something Structure Subtle Tells Than Theory Understand Us World]
I am not the kind of girl who can trust a theory based on one person. Brigitte Boisselier
[ Am Based Girl Kind Person Theory Trust]
The monopoly of science in the realm of knowledge explains why evolutionary biologists do not find it meaningful to address the question whether the Darwinian theory is true. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Address Biologists Darwinian Evolutionary Explains Find Knowledge Meaningful Monopoly Question Realm Science Theory True Whether Why]
Today, the theory of evolution is an accepted fact for everyone but a fundamentalist minority, whose objections are based not on reasoning but on doctrinaire adherence to religious principles. James D. Watson
[ Accepted Adherence Based Doctrinaire Everyone Evolution Fact Fundamentalist Minority Objections Principles Reasoning Religious Theory Today Whose]
If the theory turns out to be right, that will be tremendously thick and tasty icing on the cake. Brian Greene
[ Cake Icing Out Right Tasty Theory Thick Tremendously Turns Will]
Because of recent improvements in the accuracy of theoretical predictions based on large scale ab initio quantum mechanical calculations, meaningful comparisons between theoretical and experimental findings have become possible. Yuan T. Lee
[ Accuracy Based Because Become Between Calculations Comparisons Experimental Findings Improvements Large Meaningful Mechanical Possible Predictions Quantum Recent Scale Theoretical]
This isn't just about today, this about generations to come. And you've got a chance to be the greatest conservation President since Theodore Roosevelt, and I think he's done it. Bruce Babbitt
[ Chance Come Conservation Done Generations Got Greatest Just President Roosevelt Since Theodore Think Today]
What is the use of theorizing as to wherein lies the charm that moves us? Alfred de Vigny
[ Charm Lies Moves Theorizing Us Use Wherein]
The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life. Theodore Roosevelt
[ America Destroy Instead Life Living Love Soft Theory Things Will]
I should point out, however, that at first some difficulty was experienced in observing the phenomena predicted by the theory, owing to the extreme smallness of the variations in the period of oscillation. Pieter Zeeman
[ Difficulty Experienced Extreme First However Observing Oscillation Out Owing Period Phenomena Point Predicted Should Smallness Some Theory Variations]
Notwithstanding these major arguments the wave theory initially did not meet with complete acceptance. Max von Laue
[ Acceptance Arguments Complete Did Initially Major Meet Notwithstanding Theory These Wave]
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]
Sure, science involves trial and error. Scientists refine theories each day. But as they do, they help us grasp more clearly the wonders of the world and the universe. Tony Snow
[ Clearly Day Each Error Grasp Help Involves More Refine Science Scientists Sure Theories Trial Universe Us Wonders World]
It seems obvious to me that the notion of God has never been anything but a kind of ideal projection, a reflection upward of the human personality, and that theology never has been and never can be anything but a more and more purified mythology. Alfred Loisy
[ Anything Been God Human Ideal Kind More Mythology Never Notion Obvious Personality Projection Purified Reflection Seems Theology Upward]
I think also of my colleagues in elementary particle theory in many lands, and feel that in some measure I am here as a representative of our small, informal, international fraternity. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Also Am Colleagues Elementary Feel Fraternity Here Informal International Lands Many Measure Our Particle Representative Small Some Theory Think]
My theory is if you have a religion, it's a good one. Because some people don't have any at all. Tom T. Hall
[ Any Because Good Religion Some Theory]
The fact - not theory - that evolution has occurred and the Darwinian theory as to how it occurred have become so confused in popular opinion that the distinction must be stressed. George G. Simpson
[ Become Confused Darwinian Distinction Evolution Fact How Must Occurred Opinion Popular Stressed Theory]
For many decades now - and certainly during my adult life in academe - the Western intellectual world has not been convinced that theology is a pursuit that can be engaged in with intellectual honesty and integrity. Arthur Peacocke
[ Academe Adult Been Certainly Convinced Decades During Engaged Honesty Integrity Intellectual Life Many Now Pursuit Theology Western World]
The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual. Walt Whitman
[ Directed Individual Single Theory Universe Whole]
Natural objects, for example, must be experienced before any theorizing about them can occur. Edmund Husserl
[ Any Before Example Experienced Must Natural Objects Occur Them Theorizing]
It was at this moment that I wrote my first important paper in theoretical physics. I was 32 years old, 5 years beyond the alleged age of senility for theorists. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Age Alleged Beyond First Important Moment Old Paper Physics Senility Theoretical Theorists Wrote Years]
Most of the stuff I learned to play, I learned in high school. I had a band in high school, a jazz-fusion thing, and I was the keyboard player. I was interested in how the instruments worked and the theory behind playing with them. Brian McKnight
[ Band Behind Had High How Instruments Interested Keyboard Learned Most Play Player Playing School Stuff Them Theory Thing Worked]
In the book, I make the point that here we have string theory and here we have twistor theory and we don't know if either one of them is the right approach to nature. Roger Penrose
[ Approach Book Either Here Know Make Nature Point Right String Them Theory]
The frontier orbital approach was further developed in various directions by my own group and many other scientists, both theoretical and experimental. Kenichi Fukui
[ Approach Both Developed Directions Experimental Frontier Further Group Many Other Own Scientists Theoretical Various]
I am a Republican. I'm loyal to the party of Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt. And I believe that my party, in some ways, has strayed from those principles, particularly on the issue of fiscal discipline. John McCain
[ Abraham Am Believe Discipline Fiscal Issue Lincoln Loyal Particularly Party Principles Republican Roosevelt Some Strayed Theodore Those Ways]
My theory is, independent movies only work if you're willing to push the material and do something different. Balthazar Getty
[ Different Independent Material Movies Only Push Something Theory Willing Work]
They didn't accept me theory - not a theory, but just a thought I had about this character. I noticed that this man only exists when the boy comes into the grocery. Omar Sharif
[ Accept Boy Character Comes Exists Grocery Had Into Just Man Noticed Only Theory Thought]
Only a very bad theologian would confuse the certainty that follows revelation with the truths that are revealed. They are entirely different things. Denis Diderot
[ Bad Certainty Confuse Different Entirely Follows Only Revealed Revelation Theologian Things Truths Very Would]
Theories of love are found in the works of scientists, philosophers, and theologians. Mortimer Adler
[ Found Love Philosophers Scientists Theologians Theories Works]
We have confirmed something we only knew in theory, namely that revolution, in which uncontrolled and uncontrollable forces operate imperiously, is blind and destructive, grandiose and cruel. Frederica Montseny
[ Blind Confirmed Cruel Destructive Forces Grandiose Knew Namely Only Operate Revolution Something Theory Uncontrollable Uncontrolled Which]
My theory on housework is, if the item doesn't multiply, smell, catch fire, or block the refrigerator door, let it be. No one else cares. Why should you? Erma Bombeck
[ Block Cares Catch Door Else Fire Housework Item Multiply Refrigerator Should Smell Theory Why]
Believing that the power to destroy belongs to the Creator alone I affirm... that any theory which, when carried out, demands the annihilation of force, is necessarily erroneous. James Prescott Joule
[ Affirm Alone Annihilation Any Believing Belongs Carried Creator Demands Destroy Erroneous Force Necessarily Out Power Theory Which]
Funeral by funeral, theory advances. Paul Samuelson
[ Advances Funeral Theory]
My job was to teach the whole corpus of economic theory, but there were two subjects in which I was especially interested, namely, the economics of mass unemployment and international economics. James Meade
[ Corpus Economic Economics Especially Interested International Job Mass Namely Subjects Teach Theory Two Unemployment Were Which Whole]
There is no falsification before the emergence of a better theory. Imre Lakatos
[ Before Better Emergence Theory]
See my father knew a lot about music, he played the piano and he would do theory and stuff like that, but I didn't learn anything from him, but I played that for him and he liked it a lot. John Fahey
[ Anything Father Him Knew Learn Liked Lot Music Piano Played See Stuff Theory Would]
Being used to scientific terminology and theory it was always natural for me to push this stuff into songs. Peter Hammill
[ Always Being Into Natural Push Scientific Songs Stuff Terminology Theory Used]
In theory, I'd like to work in a group. But the group I'd like to work in, all the musicians in them are long since dead. Robert Wyatt
[ Dead Group Long Musicians Since Them Theory Work]
I recognise that Socialism has ended its purely theoretical course, and that the hour to construct has come. John Burns
[ Come Construct Course Ended Hour Purely Recognise Socialism Theoretical]
Theories that go counter to the facts of human nature are foredoomed. Edith Hamilton
[ Counter Facts Go Human Nature Theories]
As a rule we disbelieve all the facts and theories for which we have no use. Gustave Flaubert
[ Disbelieve Facts Rule Theories Use Which]
I have a theory that the only original things we ever do are mistakes. Billy Joel
[ Ever Mistakes Only Original Theory Things]
Moreover, in the experimental sciences, the scientific fraternity must test a new theory to destruction, if possible. Peter D. Mitchell
[ Destruction Experimental Fraternity Moreover Must New Possible Sciences Scientific Test Theory]
I say that democracy can never prove itself beyond cavil, until it founds and luxuriantly grows its own forms of art, poems, schools, theology, displacing all that exists, or that has been produced anywhere in the past, under opposite influences. Walt Whitman
[ Anywhere Art Been Beyond Democracy Displacing Exists Forms Grows Influences Itself Never Opposite Own Past Poems Produced Prove Say Schools Theology Under Until]
In baseball, my theory is to strive for consistency, not to worry about the numbers. If you dwell on statistics you get shortsighted, if you aim for consistency, the numbers will be there at the end. Tom Seaver
[ Aim Baseball Consistency Dwell End Get Numbers Shortsighted Statistics Strive Theory Will Worry]
If even in science there is no a way of judging a theory but by assessing the number, faith and vocal energy of its supporters, then this must be even more so in the social sciences: truth lies in power. Imre Lakatos
[ Assessing Energy Even Faith Judging Lies More Must Number Power Science Sciences Social Supporters Then Theory Truth Vocal Way]
Well, in The Chosen, Danny Saunders, from the heart of his religious reading of the world, encounters an element in the very heart of the secular readings of the world - Freudian psychoanalytic theory. Chaim Potok
[ Chosen Danny Element Encounters Freudian Heart His Psychoanalytic Reading Readings Religious Secular Theory Very Well World]
The theory of rights enables us to rise and overthrow obstacles, but not to found a strong and lasting accord between all the elements which compose the nation. Giuseppe Mazzini
[ Accord Between Compose Elements Enables Found Lasting Nation Obstacles Overthrow Rights Rise Strong Theory Us Which]
The oldest theory of contract is I think negative. Frederick Pollock
[ Contract Negative Oldest Theory Think]
Science is not about control. It is about cultivating a perpetual condition of wonder in the face of something that forever grows one step richer and subtler than our latest theory about it. It is about reverence, not mastery. Richard Powers
[ Condition Control Cultivating Face Forever Grows Latest Mastery Our Perpetual Reverence Richer Science Something Step Subtler Than Theory Wonder]
After some minor pieces of theoretical study that I worked on, a student in my statistical mechanics class brought to my attention a problem in polyelectrolytes. Rudolph A. Marcus
[ After Attention Brought Class Mechanics Minor Pieces Problem Some Statistical Student Study Theoretical Worked]
The Independent or Congregational theory includes two principles; first, that the governing and executive power in the Church is in the brotherhood; and secondly, that the Church organization is complete in each worshipping assembly, which is independent of every other. Charles Hodge
[ Assembly Brotherhood Church Complete Each Every Executive First Governing Includes Independent Organization Other Power Principles Secondly Theory Two Which Worshipping]
The world's philosophers and theologians searched for answers to the same mysteries. Robert Vaughn
[ Answers Mysteries Philosophers Same Searched Theologians World]
Agricultural practice served Darwin as the material basis for the elaboration of his theory of Evolution, which explained the natural causation of the adaptation we see in the structure of the organic world. That was a great advance in the knowledge of living nature. Trofim Lysenko
[ Adaptation Advance Agricultural Basis Causation Darwin Elaboration Evolution Explained Great His Knowledge Living Material Natural Nature Organic Practice See Served Structure Theory Which World]
This is the problem for which revolutionary theory has yet to find the right solution, if there is one. The difficulty is that the economic interests of the two classes are antagonistic. Garet Garrett
[ Antagonistic Classes Difficulty Economic Find Interests Problem Revolutionary Right Solution Theory Two Which Yet]
Whether the ice caps melt, or expand - whatever happens - the anthropogenic global warming theorists claim it confirms their theory. A perfect example of a pseudo-science like astrology. Frank Tipler
[ Astrology Caps Claim Confirms Example Expand Global Happens Ice Melt Perfect Their Theorists Theory Warming Whatever Whether]
Here is my theory on this one. If you write things down, if there is a mystery and you try and explain it, once you've written it down for permanent, in due time, it'll be proven stupid. Joey Santiago
[ Down Due Explain Here Mystery Once Permanent Proven Stupid Theory Things Time Try Write Written]
A theory must be tempered with reality. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Must Reality Tempered Theory]
In so far as such a theory is empirically correct it will also tell us what empirical facts it should be possible to observe in a given set of circumstances. Talcott Parsons
[ Also Circumstances Correct Empirical Empirically Facts Far Given Observe Possible Set Should Such Tell Theory Us Will]
I don't like writing essays or theory. Adrian Mitchell
[ Essays Theory Writing]
Science cannot tell theology how to construct a doctrine of creation, but you can't construct a doctrine of creation without taking account of the age of the universe and the evolutionary character of cosmic history. John Polkinghorne
[ Account Age Cannot Character Construct Cosmic Creation Doctrine Evolutionary History How Science Taking Tell Theology Universe Without]
Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard. H. L. Mencken
[ Common Democracy Deserve Get Good Hard Know Theory Want]
Before I married, I had three theories about raising children and no children. Now, I have three children and no theories. John Wilmot
[ Before Children Had Married Now Raising Theories Three]
Meanwhile, the originator of a theory may have a very lonely time, especially if his colleagues find his views of nature unfamiliar, and difficult to appreciate. Peter D. Mitchell
[ Appreciate Colleagues Difficult Especially Find His Lonely May Meanwhile Nature Originator Theory Time Unfamiliar Very Views]
So long as we use a certain language, all questions that we can ask will have to be formulated in it and will thereby confirm the theory of the universe which is implied in the vocabulary and structure of the language. Michael Polanyi
[ Ask Certain Confirm Formulated Implied Language Long Questions Structure Theory Thereby Universe Use Vocabulary Which Will]
I perceive two things in Scotland of the most fearful omen: ignorance of theological truth, and a readiness to pride themselves in and boast of it. Edward Irving
[ Boast Fearful Ignorance Most Omen Perceive Pride Readiness Scotland Themselves Theological Things Truth Two]
String theory is an attempt at a deeper description of nature by thinking of an elementary particle not as a little point but as a little loop of vibrating string. Edward Witten
[ Attempt Deeper Description Elementary Little Loop Nature Particle Point String Theory Thinking Vibrating]
As a theoretical physicist, I feel at once proud and humble at the thought of the illustrious figures that have preceded me here to receive the greatest of all honors in science, the Nobel prize. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Feel Figures Greatest Here Honors Humble Illustrious Nobel Once Physicist Preceded Prize Proud Receive Science Theoretical Thought]
Mr. DeMille's theory of sexual difference was that marriage is an artificial state for women. The want to be taken, ruled, raped. That was his theory. Hedy Lamarr
[ Artificial Demille Difference His Marriage Mr Ruled Sexual State Taken Theory Want Women]
With this sense of the splendour of our experience and of its awful brevity, gathering all we are into one desperate effort to see and touch, we shall hardly have time to make theories about the things we see and touch. Walter Pater
[ Awful Brevity Desperate Effort Experience Gathering Hardly Into Make Our See Sense Shall Splendour Theories Things Time Touch]
The principal axiom in their theory was: Everything can be proved, and everything can be disproved; and in the process, one must profit as much from the folly of others, and from his own superiority, as he can. Moses Mendelssohn
[ Axiom Disproved Everything Folly His Much Must Others Own Principal Process Profit Proved Superiority Their Theory]
Indeed, this epistemological theory of the relation between theory and experiment differs sharply from the epistemological theory of naive falsificationism. Imre Lakatos
[ Between Differs Experiment Indeed Naive Relation Sharply Theory]
I wanted a theory that would allow one to live outside the office with the same philosophy one uses inside it. Kenneth L. Pike
[ Allow Inside Live Office Outside Philosophy Same Theory Uses Wanted Would]
It is always incorrect to assume you can know what someone's moral convictions are based on their philosophical theories. Stanley Fish
[ Always Assume Based Convictions Incorrect Know Moral Philosophical Someone Their Theories]
Theodore Roethke was a poet I was raised with so he has a lot of sentimental value for me. Krist Novoselic
[ Lot Poet Raised Sentimental Theodore Value]
The Popish theory, which assumes that Christ, the Apostles and believers, constituted the Church while our Saviour was on earth, and this organization was designed to be perpetual. Charles Hodge
[ Apostles Assumes Believers Christ Church Constituted Designed Earth Organization Our Perpetual Saviour Theory Which While]
The first issue to be settled is whether socialism has a right to exist Are its allegations concerning the present system true? Is industry proceeding on a principle of fraud? I wish to test the power of recent economic theory to give an exact answer to this question. John Bates Clark
[ Allegations Answer Concerning Economic Exact Exist First Fraud Give Industry Issue Power Present Principle Proceeding Question Recent Right Settled Socialism System Test Theory True Whether Wish]
It is an acknowledged truth in philosophy that a just theory will always be confirmed by experiment. Thomas Malthus
[ Acknowledged Always Confirmed Experiment Just Philosophy Theory Truth Will]
In approaching our subject it will be best, without attempting to shorten the path by referring to famous theories of the drama, to start directly from the facts, and to collect from them gradually an idea of Shakespearean Tragedy. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Approaching Attempting Best Collect Directly Drama Facts Famous Gradually Idea Our Path Referring Shakespearean Shorten Start Subject Them Theories Tragedy Will Without]
There were theoretical elements in the subjection of women and it is not possible to avoid the conclusion that a large contribution was made to them by the Church. In part this was a matter of its hostile stance towards sexuality. J. M. Roberts
[ Avoid Church Conclusion Contribution Elements Hostile Large Made Matter Part Possible Sexuality Stance Subjection Them Theoretical Towards Were Women]
I don't believe in dogmas and theologies. I just believe in being a good person. Robert Mapplethorpe
[ Being Believe Dogmas Good Just Person Theologies]
Theology made no provision for evolution. The biblical authors had missed the most important revelation of all! Could it be that they were not really privy to the thoughts of God? E. O. Wilson
[ Authors Biblical Could Evolution God Had Important Made Missed Most Privy Provision Really Revelation Theology Thoughts Were]
They do not merely collect texts; they must also gather data about the context and the informant and, above all, write an analysis of the items based upon the course readings and lecture material on folklore theory and method. Alan Dundes
[ Above Also Analysis Based Collect Context Course Data Folklore Gather Items Lecture Material Merely Method Must Readings Texts Theory Upon Write]
I think academics are infuriating. For every expert on Shakespeare there is another one to cancel his theory out. It drives you up the wall. I think the greatest form of finding out the truth is through fantasy. Joseph Fiennes
[ Academics Another Cancel Drives Every Expert Fantasy Finding Form Greatest His Infuriating Out Shakespeare Theory Think Through Truth Up Wall]
Our own theological Church, as we know, has scorned and vilified the body till it has seemed almost a reproach and a shame to have one, yet at the same time has credited it with power to drag the soul to perdition. Eliza Farnham
[ Almost Body Church Credited Drag Know Our Own Perdition Power Reproach Same Scorned Seemed Shame Soul Theological Till Time Vilified Yet]
There is too much theology in the Church now, and too little of the Gospel. Lewis Tappan
[ Church Gospel Little Much Now Theology Too]
Classic economic theory, based as it is on an inadequate theory of human motivation, could be revolutionized by accepting the reality of higher human needs, including the impulse to self actualization and the love for the highest values. Abraham Maslow
[ Accepting Based Classic Could Economic Higher Highest Human Impulse Inadequate Including Love Motivation Needs Reality Revolutionized Self Theory Values]
My object will be, first, to show by what connections the history of the fossil bones of land animals is linked to the theory of the earth and why they have a particular importance in this respect. George Cuvier
[ Animals Bones Connections Earth First Fossil History Importance Land Linked Object Particular Respect Show Theory Why Will]
Job's forthright indictment of the injustice of this world is surely right. The ways of the world are weird and much more unpredictable than either scientists or theologians generally make things look. Walter Kaufmann
[ Either Forthright Generally Indictment Injustice Job Look Make More Much Right Scientists Surely Than Theologians Things Unpredictable Ways Weird World]
Young men should prove theorems, old men should write books. G. H. Hardy
[ Books Men Old Prove Should Theorems Write Young]
How thoroughly it is ingrained in mathematical science that every real advance goes hand in hand with the invention of sharper tools and simpler methods which, at the same time, assist in understanding earlier theories and in casting aside some more complicated developments. David Hilbert
[ Advance Aside Assist Casting Complicated Developments Earlier Every Goes Hand How Ingrained Invention Mathematical Methods More Real Same Science Sharper Simpler Some Theories Thoroughly Time Tools Understanding Which]
A theoretical grounding in agronomy must, therefore, include knowledge of biological laws. Trofim Lysenko
[ Biological Grounding Include Knowledge Laws Must Theoretical Therefore]
I know my theories and findings are hard for you to accept because they are so original and extraordinary. Alex Chiu
[ Accept Because Extraordinary Findings Hard Know Original Theories]
My interest in economics has always been in the whole corpus of economic theory, the interrelationships between the various fields of theory and their relevance for the formulation of economic policy. James Meade
[ Always Been Between Corpus Economic Economics Fields Formulation Interest Policy Relevance Their Theory Various Whole]
It is not my fault that certain so-called bohemian elements have found in my writings something to hang their peculiar beatnik theories on. Jack Kerouac
[ Beatnik Bohemian Certain Elements Fault Found Hang Peculiar So-Called Something Their Theories Writings]
Verbal and nonverbal activity is a unified whole, and theory and methodology should be organized or created to treat it as such. Kenneth L. Pike
[ Activity Created Methodology Nonverbal Organized Should Such Theory Treat Unified Verbal Whole]
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left. Alexander Pope
[ Art Been Contains Left Object Price Tag Theories Which Work]
Many, many, many small moves of many kinds can bring a way to manage change. The theory can come later. Flora Lewis
[ Bring Change Come Kinds Later Manage Many Moves Small Theory Way]
You're entering dangerous land when you start theorising about comedy. Adrian Edmondson
[ Comedy Dangerous Entering Land Start]
Good art theory must smell of the studio, although its language should differ from the household talk of painters and sculptors. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Although Art Differ Good Household Language Must Painters Sculptors Should Smell Studio Talk Theory]
A major fault, for example, is the fact that, along with the materialist principle, Darwin introduced into his theory of evolution reactionary Malthusian ideas. Trofim Lysenko
[ Along Darwin Evolution Example Fact Fault His Ideas Into Introduced Major Materialist Principle Reactionary Theory]
Internationalism is a community theory of society which is founded on economic, spiritual, and biological facts. It maintains that respect for a healthy development of human society and of world civilization requires that mankind be organized internationally. Christian Lous Lange
[ Biological Civilization Community Development Economic Facts Founded Healthy Human Internationalism Internationally Maintains Mankind Organized Requires Respect Society Spiritual Theory Which World]
From this bestial view that the human mind consists of only sense certainty, pleasure and pain, Locke developed an equally bestial theory of the nation. Man originally existed in a State of Nature of complete liberty. Robert Trout
[ Bestial Certainty Complete Consists Developed Equally Existed Human Liberty Locke Man Mind Nation Nature Only Originally Pain Pleasure Sense State Theory View]
The function of Theology? The recitation of the incomprehensible by the unspeakable to pick the pockets of the unthinking. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Function Incomprehensible Pick Pockets Recitation Theology Unspeakable Unthinking]
Theory is splendid but until put into practice, it is valueless. James Cash Penney
[ Into Practice Put Splendid Theory Until Valueless]
I'm a firm believer that in the theory that people only do their best at things they truly enjoy. It is difficult to excel at something you don't enjoy. Jack Nicklaus
[ Believer Best Difficult Enjoy Excel Firm Only Something Their Theory Things Truly]
And capital punishment, however ineffective it may be and through whatever ignorance it may be resorted to, is a strictly defensive act, - at least in theory. Benjamin Tucker
[ Act Capital Defensive However Ignorance Ineffective Least May Punishment Resorted Strictly Theory Through Whatever]
It is an old habit with theologians to beat the living with the bones of the dead. Robert Green Ingersoll
[ Beat Bones Dead Habit Living Old Theologians]
My theory has always been, that if we are to dream, the flatteries of hope are as cheap, and pleasanter, than the gloom of despair. Thomas Jefferson
[ Always Been Cheap Despair Dream Gloom Hope Pleasanter Than Theory]
The wise man regulates his conduct by the theories both of religion and science. But he regards these theories not as statements of ultimate fact but as art-forms. John B. S. Haldane
[ Both Conduct Fact His Man Regards Regulates Religion Science Statements Theories These Ultimate Wise]
When friends and lovers die and your world gets quieter; that's when the silence comes closer; that's when next isn't the least bit theoretical or abstract. Bruce Jackson
[ Abstract Bit Closer Comes Die Friends Gets Least Lovers Next Quieter Silence Theoretical World Your]
Technique! The very word is like a shriek of outraged Art. It is the idiot name given to effort by those who are too weak, too weary, or too dull to play the game. The mighty have no theory of technique. Leonard Bacon
[ Art Dull Effort Game Given Idiot Mighty Name Outraged Play Technique Theory Those Too Very Weak Weary Word]
Each department of knowledge passes through three stages. The theoretic stage; the theological stage and the metaphysical or abstract stage. Auguste Comte
[ Abstract Department Each Knowledge Metaphysical Passes Stage Stages Theological Theoretic Three Through]
String Theory describes energy and matter as being composed of tiny, wiggling strands of energy that look like strings. And the pitch of a string's vibration determines the nature of its effect. Roy H. Williams
[ Being Composed Describes Determines Effect Energy Look Matter Nature Pitch Strands String Strings Theory Tiny Vibration]
The theoretical postulate of all diplomatic discussion between nations is the assumed willingness of every nation to do justice. Elihu Root
[ Assumed Between Diplomatic Discussion Every Justice Nation Nations Postulate Theoretical Willingness]
But the nature of my main work in chemistry can be better represented by more than 280 English publications, of which roughly 200 concern the theory of chemical reactions and related subjects. Kenichi Fukui
[ Better Chemical Chemistry Concern English Main More Nature Publications Reactions Related Represented Roughly Subjects Than Theory Which Work]