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Never think that lack of variability is stability. Don't confuse lack of volatility with stability, ever.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
I was cut off from the world. There was no one to confuse or torment me, and I was forced to become original.
Never confuse motion with action.
Frank and explicit - that is the right line to take when you wish to conceal your own mind and confuse the minds of others.
People everywhere confuse what they read in newspapers with news.
A. J. Liebling
People confuse goodness with weakness. It is weak people, not good people (goodness demands strength), who are taken advantage of.
It's plain hokum. If you can't convince 'em, confuse 'em. It's an old political trick. But this time it won't work.
Harry S Truman
The purpose of technology is not to confuse the brain but to serve the body.
William S. Burroughs
Democracy is still a radical idea in a world where we often confuse images with realities, words with actions.
Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.
Ants are so much like human beings as to be an embarrassment. They farm fungi, raise aphids as livestock, launch armies into war, use chemical sprays to alarm and confuse enemies, capture slaves, engage in child labour, exchange information ceaselessly. They do everything but watch television.
People confuse the subject of the joke with the target of the joke, and they're very rarely the same.
I don't know a lot of show runners. I mean I met a lot of them in picket lines. I'm not part of a, like, secret society or pickup basketball game. As far as I'm concerned, pick-up basketball games are secret societies. They confuse me. I've never been a networker or I've never been very social.
In confusing stock options with ownership, corporations confuse trappings with substance.
We must not confuse religion with God, or technology with science. Religion stands in relationship to God as technology does in relation to science. Both the conduct of religion and the pursuit of technology are capable of leading mankind into evil; but both can prompt great good.
People confuse fame with validation or love. But fame is not the reward. The reward is getting fulfilment out of doing the thing you love.
Do not confuse beauty with beautiful. Beautiful is a human judgment. Beauty is All. The difference is everything.
Censors tend to do what only psychotics do: they confuse reality with illusion.
Forget words like 'hard sell' and 'soft sell.' That will only confuse you. Just be sure your advertising is saying something with substance, something that will inform and serve the consumer, and be sure you're saying it like it's never been said before.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Success means your options multiply. Size increases complexity, and complexity can confuse vision.
Demonstrations must be dignified and nonviolent, as the overwhelming protests in Ferguson and Staten Island have been. Do not confuse anarchists who don't want the system to work and thugs who want to exploit a situation with the majority who from day one have operated with impeccable nonviolence and clear goals.
Don't confuse being stimulating with being blunt.
Don't confuse honours with achievement.
A lot of words in English confuse the idea of life and electricity, like the word livewire.
John F. Kennedy
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