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They say the test of literary power is whether a man can write an inscription. I say, 'Can he name a kitten?'
The universe is an intelligence test.
Valor is a gift. Those having it never know for sure whether they have it till the test comes. And those having it in one test never know for sure if they will have it when the next test comes.
Test yourself on mankind. It is something that makes the doubter doubt, the believer believe.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Blind faith, no matter how passionately expressed, will not suffice. Science for its part will test relentlessly every assumption about the human condition.
E. O. Wilson
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.
The resolve of our great nation is being tested. But make no mistake, we will show the world that we will pass the test.
George W. Bush
You have to test your ideas in a public forum.
When a book raises your spirit, and inspires you with noble and manly thoughts, seek for no other test of its excellence. It is good, and made by a good workman.
Jean de la Bruyere
When you take a drug to treat high blood pressure or diabetes, you have an objective test to measure blood pressure and the amount of sugar in the blood. It is straight-forward. With autism, you are looking for changes in behavior.
To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Technique is the test of sincerity. If a thing isn't worth getting the technique to say, it is of inferior value.
The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
George William Curtis
The great test of life is obedience to God.
Ezra Taft Benson
Certitude is not the test of certainty. We have been cocksure of many things that were not so.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
I won't back down. I get a satisfaction from being tested and defeating the test.
Happiness comes when we test our skills towards some meaningful purpose.
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.
If the staff lacks policy guidance against which to test decisions, their decisions will be random.
There is no example of someone reading their scripture and saying, 'I have a prediction about the world that no one knows yet, because this gave me insight. Let's go test that prediction,' and have the prediction be correct.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Calamity is the test of integrity.
Many criminals believe what they say is true; they could pass a lie detector test.
If you only believe that you're an artist when you have a big advance in your pocket and a single coming out, I would say that's quite soulless. You have to have a sense of your own greatness and your own ability from a very deep place inside you. I am the one with the litmus test in my hands of what people need to hear next.
The transfer of power is always a test of the constitutional system, a test of its strength.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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