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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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My theory on life is that life is beautiful. Life doesn't change. You have a day, and a night, and a month, and a year. We people change - we can be miserable or we can be happy. It's what you make of your life.
Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
The theory of Communism may be summed up in one sentence: Abolish all private property.
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Democracy is beautiful in theory; in practice it is a fallacy.
If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
Relationships are like traffic lights. And I just have this theory that I can only exist in a relationship if it's a green light.
There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.
My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it.
A young man is a theory, an old man is a fact.
E. W. Howe
He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast.
Leonardo da Vinci
The idea that women were oppressed throughout history is an appalling theory.
There's a theory that says that life is based on a competition and the struggle and the fight for survival, and it's interesting because when you look at the fractal character of evolution, it's totally different. It's based on cooperation among the elements in the geometry and not competition.
The way we're attached to our phones these days, they buzz and twitch in our pockets, and we have to look and see if it was a text, a voicemail, or an e-mail. We're almost like lab rats. I tried to eschew the whole cell phone theory until I had kids; then, I had to be reachable at all times.
The theory that can absorb the greatest number of facts, and persist in doing so, generation after generation, through all changes of opinion and detail, is the one that must rule all observation.
Brand is not a product, that's for sure; it's not one item. It's an idea, it's a theory, it's a meaning, it's how you carry yourself. It's aspirational, it's inspirational.
Time travel used to be thought of as just science fiction, but Einstein's general theory of relativity allows for the possibility that we could warp space-time so much that you could go off in a rocket and return before you set out.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Rational behavior requires theory. Reactive behavior requires only reflex action.
W. Edwards Deming
Without a revolutionary theory there cannot be a revolutionary movement.
Without revolutionary theory there can be no revolutionary movement.
In string theory, all particles are vibrations on a tiny rubber band; physics is the harmonies on the string; chemistry is the melodies we play on vibrating strings; the universe is a symphony of strings, and the 'Mind of God' is cosmic music resonating in 11-dimensional hyperspace.
If the Confederacy fails, there should be written on its tombstone: Died of a Theory.
Although we have, in theory, abolished human slavery, recognized women's rights, and stopped child labor, we continue to enslave other species who, if we simply pay attention, show quite clearly that they experience parental love, pain, and the desire for freedom, just as we do.
I've always been more comfortable sinking while clutching a good theory than swimming with an ugly fact.
No matter how beautiful the theory, one irritating fact can dismiss the entire formulism, so it has to be proven.
In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.
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