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Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common.
I don't think people understand that being poor means you have to work from dawn until dusk just to survive through the day. I think there's some notion that poor people lie about all day not doing anything.
Oh the innocent girl in her maiden teens knows perfectly well what everything means.
D. H. Lawrence
The word 'seek' means to go in search of, try to discover, try to acquire. It requires an active, assertive approach to life.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you otherwise might.
To declare that in the administration of criminal law the end justifies the means to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure conviction of a private criminal would bring terrible retribution.
Louis D. Brandeis
I tend to get bored quickly, which means I must be boring.
One's mind has a way of making itself up in the background, and it suddenly becomes clear what one means to do.
A. C. Benson
You hear about how many fourth quarter comebacks that a guy has and I think it means a guy screwed up in the first three quarters.
I don't know what it means to be a sex symbol. When I look myself on a magazine cover I don't see it as me, but as someone painted, fluffed, puffed and done up.
I can't ever seem to shake the feeling that when things are really good it essentially means that things are going to go really bad. When I feel calm and settled, there is always an underlying feeling of impending doom... I don't think that it's healthy.
Lying is an elementary means of self-defense.
Prayer means that the total you is praying. Your whole being reaches out to God, and God reaches down to you.
E. Stanley Jones
Means must be subsidiary to ends and to our desire for dignity and value.
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
'Charm' - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
Fame means when your computer modem is broken, the repair guy comes out to your house a little faster.
Greatness and goodness are not means, but ends.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Mankind: A quality of life upgrade is available to each and every one of you. It should give you a quality of life upgrade, which means no drugs, no alcohol, no fast food - unless, of course, it's a mallard.
Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost.
Acting means living, it's all I do and all I'm good at. If I weren't getting paid well, I would still be acting in a small troupe somewhere.
Blues means what milk does to a baby. Blues is what the spirit is to the minister. We sing the blues because our hearts have been hurt, our souls have been disturbed.
Being able to draw means being able to put things in believable space. People who don't draw very well can't do that.
A special effect is a tool, a means of telling a story. A special effect without a story is a pretty boring thing.
Existentialism means that no one else can take a bath for you.
Alzheimer's disease is never an 'accident' in a marriage. It falls under the purview of God's sovereignty. In the case of someone with Alzheimer's, this means God's unconditional and sacrificial love has an opportunity to be even more gloriously displayed in a life together.
Joni Eareckson Tada
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
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