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Ultimately, health care fails the most basic test. It's not organized around the needs of the patient.
Language for me narrates the pictures in my mind. When I work on designing livestock equipment I can test run that equipment in my head like 3-D virtual reality. In fact, when I was in college I used to think that everybody was able to do that.
The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
The only relevant test of the validity of a hypothesis is comparison of prediction with experience.
The International Space Station is a phenomenal laboratory, an unparalleled test bed for new invention and discovery. Yet I often thought, while silently gazing out the window at Earth, that the actual legacy of humanity's attempts to step into space will be a better understanding of our current planet and how to take care of it.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
The difference between writing a book and being on television is the difference between conceiving a child and having a baby made in a test tube.
An intelligence test sometimes shows a man how smart he would have been not to have taken it.
Laurence J. Peter
I won't back down. I get a satisfaction from being tested and defeating the test.
When you do take the home pregnancy test, it doesn't quite seem real. But when you see the baby and the heartbeat on the ultrasound, it's so incredible.
'Impressionism' was the name given to a certain form of observation when Monet, not content with using his eyes to see what things were or what they looked like as everybody had done before him, turned his attention to noting what took place on his own retina (as an oculist would test his own vision).
John Singer Sargent
A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.
The ability of writers to imagine what is not the self, to familiarize the strange and mystify the familiar, is the test of their power.
Necessity may well be called the mother of invention but calamity is the test of integrity.
When I was 15, I started playing first class cricket and always dreamt of being a Test cricketer, wanted to do something for the country, married in 1995, have 2 kids it's been great.
The great test of life is to see whether we will hearken to and obey God's commands in the midst of the storms of life. It is not to endure storms, but to choose the right while they rage.
Henry B. Eyring
The test and the use of man's education is that he finds pleasure in the exercise of his mind.
That test should not be about ratings. What should weigh is the knowledge that a public broadcaster delivers programmes that matter.
We're going to test with the same car, but we have a new car ready.
Alan Turing gave us a mathematical model of digital computing that has completely withstood the test of time. He gave us a very, very clear description that was truly prophetic.
I didn't sound anything like Capote at the screen test. It was more like Bob Dylan. In his early years. With the flu.
Trust is a product of test over time.
I think there should be a literacy test and a poll tax for people to vote.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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