Quotations that match 'volatile'.

Society historically has a difficult time with the concept of something new and foreign that shakes up our comfortable views, especially if it involves the very volatile question of sexual identity. Mercedes Ruehl
[ Comfortable Concept Difficult Especially Foreign Historically Identity Involves New Our Question Sexual Shakes Society Something Time Up Very Views Volatile]
The lawlessness of frontier life in America has been pictured as a remarkable phenomenon. In reality, it was the natural consequence of indiscriminate mixing of volatile substances. Paul Harris
[ America Been Consequence Frontier Indiscriminate Lawlessness Life Mixing Natural Phenomenon Pictured Reality Remarkable Substances Volatile]
It's a lot of random situations that combine in a certain volatile form and create a bigger-than- the-whole situation that nobody could have predicted. Paul Kantner
[ Certain Combine Could Create Form Lot Nobody Predicted Random Situation Situations Volatile]
Fear tends to manifest itself much more quickly than greed, so volatile markets tend to be on the downside. In up markets, volatility tends to gradually decline. Philip Roth
[ Decline Downside Fear Gradually Greed Itself Manifest Markets More Much Quickly Tend Tends Than Up Volatile Volatility]
We're quite volatile as individuals, but that doesn't work exponentially when we are together. Relationships are about eating humble pie. Guy Ritchie
[ Eating Exponentially Humble Individuals Pie Quite Relationships Together Volatile Work]
And if you're getting a poll coming out month after month saying something and then all of a sudden does an enormous swing in one direction - you are dealing with a more volatile electorate than most people believe they have. Jim Bolger
[ After Believe Coming Dealing Direction Does Electorate Enormous Getting Month More Most Out Poll Saying Something Sudden Swing Than Then Volatile]
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold. Jonathan Swift
[ Capricious Cold Esteem Love Volatile Without]
We're in such a volatile climate right now politically. I think they didn't want Assassins to not succeed due to popular opinion and politics, versus on its own merits. I can respect that. Neil Patrick Harris
[ Assassins Climate Due Merits Now Opinion Own Politically Politics Popular Respect Right Succeed Such Think Versus Volatile Want]
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness. George Santayana Marriage
[ Appreciate Bliss Domestic Patience Prefer Spirits Takes Unhappiness Volatile]
My horizon on humanity is enlarged by reading the writers of poems, seeing a painting, listening to some music, some opera, which has nothing at all to do with a volatile human condition or struggle or whatever. It enriches me as a human being. Wole Soyinka
[ Being Condition Enlarged Enriches Horizon Human Humanity Listening Music Nothing Opera Painting Poems Reading Seeing Some Struggle Volatile Whatever Which Writers]
Since 1970, relationships can be more volatile, jobs more ephemeral, geographical mobility more intensified, stability of marriage weaker. Mary Douglas
[ Ephemeral Geographical Intensified Jobs Marriage Mobility More Relationships Since Stability Volatile Weaker]
There is a volatile mix, and that's because we're all intense. And there's no denying that. Alex Van Halen
[ Because Denying Intense Mix Volatile]
You were saying that once when visiting Yale, you were struck that unlike Pound, Williams's thinking was volatile, I mean, did not stay locked into a pattern of concepts that then defined his subsequent necessary behavior, whereas Pound did. Robert Creeley
[ Behavior Concepts Defined Did His Into Locked Mean Necessary Once Pattern Pound Saying Stay Struck Subsequent Then Thinking Unlike Visiting Volatile Were Whereas Williams Yale]