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In reality the universe has no geometry.
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In reality, serendipity accounts for one percent of the blessings we receive in life, work and love. The other 99 percent is due to our efforts.
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In recent decades, greater appreciation of our being sisters and brothers in Christ because of our baptism has grown. This has changed the psychological and social climate of our living and praying. We are not enemies but family: a fractured family, but still family.
– Francis Cardinal George, OMIRate it:
in regards to academic pursuits..."the short-term stress is worth a lifetime of success!"
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In regards to my work, I am trying to create atmospheres. I am, perhaps, not so much interested in the questions of details but on the way that the light is absorbed or reflected by the surface. I employ the tension of light and shadow to heighten the suggestion of spiritual qualities, much like the Spanish Realists of the seventeenth century. And always I am trying to reflect the present. For the present contains the memory of the past, even though the painting is the result of an extensive span.
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In religion and politics people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination, from authorities who have not themselves examined the questions at issue but have taken them at second-hand from other non-examiners, whose opinions about them were not worth a brass farthing.
– Mark TwainRate it:
In religion and politics, people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second hand, and without examination.
– Mark TwainRate it:
In reply to the question, What was it the last man on earth said Where is everybody
– Carl SandburgRate it:
In retrospect, all these exercises in self-gratification seem pure fantasy, what Pascal called, licking the earth.
– Malcolm MuggeridgeRate it:
In reviling, it is not necessary to prepare a preliminary draft.
– Chinese ProverbRate it:
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top.
– Benjamin FranklinRate it:
In Russia all tyrants believe poets to be their worst enemies.
– Yevgeny Aleksandrovich YevtushenkoRate it:
In saffron-colored mantle, from the tides of ocean rose the morning to bring light to gods and men.
– HomerRate it:
In San Francisco, Haloween is redundant.
– Will DurstRate it:
In sci-fi convention, life-forms that hadn't developed space travel were mere prehistory -- horse-shoe crabs of the cosmic scene -- and something of the humiliation of being stuck on a provincial planet in a galactic backwater has stayed with me ever since.
– Barbara EhrenreichRate it:
In science as in love, too much concentration on technique can often lead to impotence.
– P.L. BergerRate it:
In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.
– Paul Adrien Maurice DiracRate it:
In science read the newest works, in literature read the oldest.
– Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron LyttonRate it:
In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not the man to whom the idea first occurs.
– Sir Francis DarwinRate it:
In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurs.
– William OslerRate it:
In science, 'fact' can only mean 'confirmed to such a degree that it would be perverse to withhold provisional assent.' I suppose that apples might start to rise tomorrow, but the possibility does not merit equal time in physics classrooms.
– Stephen Jay GouldRate it:
In science, all facts no matter how trivial, enjoy democratic equality.
– Mary McCarthyRate it:
In seeking knowledge, something new is learned In seeking wisdom, something old is unlearned To grow, we need to learn, unlearn and re-learn
– Med JonesRate it:
In seeking truth you have to get both sides of a story.
– Walter CronkiteRate it:
In seeking wisdom thou are wise; in imagining that thou hast attained it thou are a fool.
– Rabbi Ben-AzaiRate it:

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