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To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Pointing is a metaphor we all know. We've done a lot of studies and tests on that, and it's much faster to do all kinds of functions, such as cutting and pasting, with a mouse, so it's not only easier to use but more efficient.
Business has only two functions - marketing and innovation.
The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.
Alexis de Tocqueville
Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog.
Without self knowledge, without understanding the working and functions of his machine, man cannot be free, he cannot govern himself and he will always remain a slave.
G. I. Gurdjieff
After you have wept and grieved for your physical losses, cherish the functions and the life you have left.
The keystone of the Fascist doctrine is its conception of the State, of its essence, its functions, and its aims. For Fascism the State is absolute, individuals and groups relative.
So long as man is protected by madness - he functions - and flourishes.
Emile M. Cioran
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
My dad would give me $10, which is a lot of money when you're 9, to sing at church, on tables at restaurants, at family functions, just about anywhere.
The family only represents one aspect, however important an aspect, of a human being's functions and activities. A life is beautiful and ideal or the reverse, only when we have taken into our consideration the social as well as the family relationship.
Birth-control is effecting, and promising to effect, many functions in our social life.
We should concentrate our work not only to a separated housing problem but housing involved in our daily work and all the other functions of the city.
Democracy functions best when we have an active citizenry.
A living cell requires energy not only for all its functions, but also for the maintenance of its structure.
I started at Pillsbury as a manager in one of their analysis functions, then worked my way up the corporate ladder to become vice president. Moving to Burger King was an important moment in my career.
To work in architecture you are so much involved with society, with politics, with bureaucrats. It's a very complicated process to do large projects. You start to see the society, how it functions, how it works. Then you have a lot of criticism about how it works.
One of the functions of intelligence is to take account of the dangers that come from trusting solely to the intelligence.
The functions of the family in a highly differentiated society are not to be interpreted as functions directly on behalf of the society, but on behalf of personality.
Worrying is the most natural and spontaneous of all human functions.
The functions of these elders, therefore, determine the power of the people; for a representative is one chosen by others to do in their name what they are entitled to do in their own persons; or rather to exercise the powers which radically inhere in those for whom they act.
I get invited to an awful lot of Jewish functions.
I think we need to significantly reduce the regulatory burden on the private sector. The Obama administration is doing the opposite. They're loading on more and more regulation on the private respect to how the economy functions.
The management of fertility is one of the most important functions of adulthood.
I've never attended any Tea Party functions.
The knowledge that there is a part of the psychic functions that are out of conscious reach, we did not need to wait for Freud to know this!
A portal is a transitionary device of sight or sound that functions as a sort of third gravitating body between the this and the that, pulling us toward itself, allowing us to bridge into the unknown from the known.
Roy H. Williams
I found that I was getting a warm reception for my message of freeing you from the income tax, releasing you from Social Security, ending the insane war on drugs, restoring gun rights, and reducing the federal government to just its constitutional functions.
The principal task of a conductor is not to put himself in evidence but to disappear behind his functions as much as possible. We are pilots, not servants.
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