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How did Biot arrive at the partial differential equation? [the heat conduction equation] . . . Perhaps Laplace gave Biot the equation and left him to sink or swim for a few years in trying to derive it. That would have been merely an instance of the way great mathematicians since the very beginnings of mathematical research have effortlessly maintained their superiority over ordinary mortals.
– Clifford Truesdell
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How different the new order would be if we could consult the veteran instead of the politician.
– Henry Miller
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How do I get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. Practice. Practice.
– Saadi
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How do I know what I have to say wntil I see what I have said?
– E. M. Forster
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How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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How do they who think they are unhappy differ from they who actually are?
– Countess Diane
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How do we define consciousness, or what has been called the human soul or the spirit, if it can't be quantified as matter or a particle? ... it can be quantified or observed just by a process of elimination.
– Vanna Bonta
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How do we define consciousness, or what has been called the human soul or the spirit, if it can't be quantified as matter or a particle?... it can be quantified or observed just by a process of elimination.
– Vanna Bonta
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How do we know when irrational exuberance has unduly escalated asset values
– Alan Greenspan
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How do you ask a man to be the last man to die for a mistake?
– John Kerry, Statement on Vietnam before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, April 22, 1971
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How do you define God Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.
– Robert J. Sawyer
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How do you define God? Like this. A God I could understand, at least potentially, was infinitely more interesting and relevant than one that defied comprehension.
– Robert J. Sawyer, "Calculating God", 2000
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How do you govern a country which has 246 different kinds of cheese?
– Charles De Gaulle
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How do you keep the natives off the booze long enough to get them through the test? (to a driving instructor in Scotland)
– Prince Phillip
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How do you know so much about everything was asked of a very wise and intelligent man and the answer was 'By never being afraid or ashamed to ask questions as to anything of which I was ignorant.
– Lord Billingsley
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How do you tell a communist Well, it's someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist It's someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
– Ronald Reagan
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How does it feel?
– Bob Dylan
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How does one kill fear, I wonder How do you shoot a spectre through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by the spectral throat
– Joseph Conrad
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How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a specter through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its spectral throat?
– Joseph Conrad
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How does one say something new and not retell?
– Dejan Stojanovic
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How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold Because the lovely little flower is free Down to its root, and in that freedom bold.
– William Wordsworth
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How does the poet transform his banal thoughts (are not most thoughts banal?) into such stunning forms, into beauty?
– Joyce Carol Oates
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How dreadful it is when the right judge judges wrong
– Sophocles
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How dreadful it is when the right judge judges wrong!
– Sophocles, Antigone
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How dreadful knowledge of the truth can be When there's no help in truth
– Sophocles
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