Toggle My BrainyQuote
Quote of the Day
- Page 8
You never forget the discovery years. First kisses. The first time you try certain foods.
It is a process of discovery. It's being quiet enough and undisturbed enough for a period of time so that the songs can begin to sort of peek out, and you begin to have emotional experiences in a musical way.
My fellow citizens, the American Presidency is not supposed to be a journey of personal discovery.
The American who first discovered Columbus made a bad discovery.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards.
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you say, Oh THAT'S what I was doing.
If the playwright knew every little thing about his play, why bother? There must be discovery all the time, otherwise why bother to do it?
The discovery of the habit loop is important because it reveals a basic truth: When a habit emerges, the brain stops fully participating in decision making. It stops working so hard, or diverts focus to other tasks.
We live in an era of mind-blowing scientific discovery, virtually none of which ever makes the front page, even as every trivial twist and turn in the rococo political drama has a secure place as the lead story.
Some of the best ideas come from sheer discovery, and not by some masterminded, preconceived genius.
I became very interested in the Islamic question, and thought I would try to understand it from the roots, ask very simple questions and somehow make a narrative of that discovery.
V. S. Naipaul
I love to create interesting textures with language. You can do it as long as it seems like a discovery.
NASA projects often have romantic names that link into a long history of exploration and adventure: Atlantis and Discovery, for example.
If a poem is each time new, then it is necessarily an act of discovery, a chance taken, a chance that may lead to fulfillment or disaster.
A. R. Ammons
Cod is more responsible for the discovery of the New World than almost anything else. Drove the Vikings across the North Atlantic, and John Cabot discovered America by looking for cod.
We should revel in tons and tons and tons of ideas. Some of them will manifest and lead to a drug discovery, and some will not.
A poem in form still has to have voice, gesture, a sense of discovery, a metaphoric connection, as any poetry does.
One good thing about television is that you have a lot of people with money who have real good cameras going around to all these countries. You haven't been there? Great. Turn on The History Channel or The Discovery Channel. So, we're lucky in that way.
A truth discovered always seems so plain and simple that we wonder why the discovery was so long delayed.
Every great discovery I ever made, I gambled that the truth was there, and then I acted in faith until I could prove its existence.
Arthur H. Compton
Definition is the death of discovery.
I guess the most surprising discovery was how long Gandhi remained loyal to the ideal of the British Empire, even in India.
Arthur L. Herman
You begin a film more with questions than with direct intentions. It's more of an exploration and discovery.
For me, the kitchen is the most special room in the house. It's a place for adventure - not drudgery, but discovery, sharing and showing off with friends, trying new ideas.
The thrill of science is the process. It's a social process. It's a process of collective discovery. It's debate, it's experimentation and it's verification of claims that might be false. It's the greatest foundation for a society.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
Image of the Moment
Get Social with BrainyQuote
Follow BrainyQuote on Facebook, Twitter and Google+ to share inspiring quotes with friends.
Join us on
Follow us on
Follow us on
Start your quote collection
Save your favorite quotes and create amazing collections.
Sign up, it's free!
Quote of the Day
BQ on Facebook
BQ on Twitter
BQ on Pinterest
BQ on Google+
BQ on Instagram
Quote Of The Day Feeds
Quote of the Day Email
© 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote