observation quotes

- 10 of 107 Results
I was born to be an editor, I always edit everything. I edit my room at least once a week. Hotels are made for me. I can change a ...
What we know is not capable of being otherwise; of things capable of being otherwise we do not know, when they have passed outside ...
The general feeling was, and for a long time remained, that one had several children in order to keep just a few. As late as the s ...
The criterion which we use to test the genuineness of apparent statements of fact is the criterion of verifyability. We say that a ...
An actor rides in a bus or railroad train; he sees a movement and applies it to a new role. A woman in agony of spirit might turn ...
A rocket is an experiment; a star is an observation.
That food nourishes, sleep refreshes, and fire warms us; that to sow in the seed-time is the way to reap in the harvest, and, in g ...
Nothing exists until or unless it is observed. An artist is making something exist by observing it. And his hope for other people ...
Sculpture and painting are very justly called liberal arts; a lively and strong imagination, together with a just observation, bei ...
It is surely a matter of common observation that a man who knows no one thing intimately has no views worth hearing on things in g ...
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Advertise with Us Contact Us Suggest a Word Help