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A visual image in the hand of an artist is merely a tool to trigger a mental image.
Roy H. Williams
Science is a tool, and we invent tools to do things we want. It's a question of how those tools are used by people.
Please don't make the mistake of thinking that 'Oryx and Crake' is anti-science. Science is a way of knowing, and a tool. Like all ways of knowing and tools, it can be turned to bad uses. And it can be bought and sold, and it often is. But it is not in itself bad. Like electricity, it's neutral.
I love and reverence the Word, the bearer of the spirit, the tool and gleaming ploughshare of progress.
Nobody's ever said that pins are a tool of diplomacy.
Your voice is your tool and represents you. It's very important to have a good voice where you can be understood.
Being a good observer is a great tool to have as a writer, just taking the world in.
For one person, organized files might be a crucial tool for creativity; another person finds inspiration in random juxtapositions.
Public misbehavior by the famous is a powerful teaching tool.
You know, I believe that technology is the great leveler. Technology permits anybody to play. And in some ways, I think technology - it's not only a great tool for democratization, but it's a great tool for eliminating prejudice and advancing meritocracies.
I think Google should be like a Swiss Army knife: clean, simple, the tool you want to take everywhere.
Muslim moderates, wherever they are, must be given every tool necessary to win a war of ideas with their co-religionists. Otherwise, we will have to win some very terrible wars in the future.
Music is the tool to express life - and all that makes a difference.
Flattery was one of Kissinger's principal tools in winning over Nixon, and a tool he employed shamelessly.
The Internet is a very powerful tool; unfortunately it's starting to get a little saturated.
I've always liked the heavier stuff. I've always loved Tool and System of a Down, Korn and Nine Inch Nails.
The most overrated tool: a pasta maker. Why make it when you can buy it? It's a lot of work!
For many people, Google is the most important tool on the Web.
It's hard to think of any tool, any instrument, any object in history with which so many developed so close a relationship so quickly as we have with our phones.
There comes a time when a human being has to either face evil or admit to allowing it. Abortion is legal in the United States, but it should not be celebrated or used as a political tool. Viable babies are human beings.
I did three DVD's for 'Baby Einstein,' teaching babies how to sign. It really helps a parent communicate because babies can't talk. But it has been proven that they can communicate using their hands to communicate. So sign language is a great tool in that way.
When someone at the State Department proclaims Facebook to be the most organic tool for promoting democracy the world has ever seen - that's a direct quote - it may help in the short run by getting more people onto Facebook by making it more popular with dissidents.
I was teaching in one of the universities while the country was suffering from a severe famine. People were dying of hunger, and I felt very helpless. As an economist, I had no tool in my tool box to fix that kind of situation.
It's not easy for an entrepreneur to find the time to blog. But for those who do it, it is a great tool to communicate with the various stakeholders in their business and build a reputation for thought leadership.
Twitter, to me, works if you're funny. Twitter doesn't work as a promotional tool unless you do it very, very, very occasionally.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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