Distinct Quotes

Wash four distinct and separate time...

Wash four distinct and separate times, using lots of lather each time from individual bars of soap. ...Howard Hughes
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"To expect truth to come from thinking signifies that we mistake the ne...

"To expect truth to come from thinking signifies that we mistake the need to think with the urge to know." - Science and common sense; Kant's distinction between intellect and reason; truth and meaning. by Hannah Arendt.
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No doubt very few people understand the purely subjective nature of the phenomenon that we call...

No doubt very few people understand the purely subjective nature of the phenomenon that we call love, or how it creates, so to speak, a supplementary person, distinct from the person whom the world knows by the same name, a person most of whose constituent elements are derived from ourselves.
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"The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi ...

"The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the dedicated communist, but people for whom the distinction between fact and fiction, true and false, no longer exists." - Hannah Arendt
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โ€œThe distinction between the past, ...

โ€œThe distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.โ€ -Albert Einstein
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โ€œEven among men lacking all distinction he inevitably stood out as a m...

โ€œEven among men lacking all distinction he inevitably stood out as a man lacking more distinction than all the rest, and people who met him were always impressed by how unimpressive he was.โ€ โ€”Joseph Heller in Catch-22
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โ€œThe single most important distinction in lifeโ€ฆis to...

โ€œThe single most important distinction in lifeโ€ฆis to distinguish between an opportunity to be seized and a temptation to be resisted.โ€ โ€“ Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks
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โ€œโ€˜To knowโ€™ and โ€˜to comprehendโ€™ are distinctly different. Although one knows, one canโ€™t comprehend...

โ€œโ€˜To knowโ€™ and โ€˜to comprehendโ€™ are distinctly different. Although one knows, one canโ€™t comprehend without first putting knowledge into practice. Merely studying medicinal benefits wonโ€™t cure an illness. Zen is thus something which one canโ€™t comprehend until it is put into practice.โ€ โ€” Dลgen Zenji
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"The distinction between good and evil ...

"The distinction between good and evil is meaningless if one does not have the freedom to choose between them." - Jim Butcher
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The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi o...

The ideal subject of totalitarian rule is not the convinced Nazi or the dedicated communist, but people for whom the distinction between fact and fiction, true and false, no longer exists. -- Hannah Arendt
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"To those of you who received honors, awards and distinct...

"To those of you who received honors, awards and distinctions, I say well done. And to the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States."- 43rd U.S. President
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In life, finding a voice is speaking and living the truth. Each ...

In life, finding a voice is speaking and living the truth. Each of you is an original. Each of you has a distinctive voice. When you find it, your story will be told. You will be heard. โ€” John Grisham
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โ€œOne must draw the distinction between competitive free enterprise, th...

โ€œOne must draw the distinction between competitive free enterprise, the most moral and productive system ever devised, and Cartel Capitalism dominated by industrial monopolists and international bankers.โ€ -Gary Allen
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"The master knows that if people believe in a life after this one, ...

"The master knows that if people believe in a life after this one, their whole outlook on life will be different, and they will have a distinct sense of personal responsibility and morality." - Sogyal Rinpoche
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"There is a distinct difference between havi...

"There is a distinct difference between having an open mind and having a hole in your head from which your brain leaks out." - James Randi
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"No individual has any right to come into the world and go ...

"No individual has any right to come into the world and go out of it without leaving behind him distinct and legitimate reasons for having passed through it." -George Washington Carver
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In order to turn out a piece of work the author has to exaggerate the emphasis of it, ...

In order to turn out a piece of work the author has to exaggerate the emphasis of it, to oppose it in a forcefully competitive way to other versions of truth; and he gets carried away by his own exaggeration, as his distinctive image is built on it. -Ernest Becker
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"I look forward to an america in which commands respect throughout the world, not only for i...

"I look forward to an america in which commands respect throughout the world, not only for its strength, but for its civilization as well. And I look forward to a world in which we will be safe not only for democracy and diversity but also for personal distinction." - John F. Kennedy
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"Ultimately, if people lose their willingness to recognize that there are times in...

"Ultimately, if people lose their willingness to recognize that there are times in our history when legality becomes distinct from morality, we aren't just ceding control of our rights to government, but our futures." ~ Edward Snowden from today's /AMA
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"To grow mature is to separate...

"To grow mature is to separate more distinctly, to connect more closely." - Hugo Von Hofmannsthal
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"Ultimately, if people lose their willingness to recognize that there are tim...

"Ultimately, if people lose their willingness to recognize that there are times in our history when legality becomes distinct from morality, we aren't just ceding control of our rights to the government, but our futures." -Edward Snowden
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You call these baubles, well, it is with baubles that men are ledโ€ฆ Do you think th...

You call these baubles, well, it is with baubles that men are ledโ€ฆ Do you think that you would be able to make men fight by reasoning? Never. That is only good for the scholar in his study. The soldier needs glory, distinctions, and rewards. - Napoleon
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โ€œWho in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tint begin...

โ€œWho in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tint begins? Distinctly we see the difference of the colors, but where exactly does the one first blendingly enter into the other? So with sanity and insanity.โ€ Herman Melville, Billy Budd, Sailor
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"Democracy, in fact, is always inventi...

"Democracy, in fact, is always inventing class distinctions, despite its theoretical abhorrence of them." - H.L. Mencken
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โ€œ The real difference between men is energy. A strong will, a settled pu...

โ€œ The real difference between men is energy. A strong will, a settled purpose, an invincible determination, can accomplish almost anything; and in this lies the distinction between great men and little men. โ€ โ€” Thomas Fuller
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โ€œMuch early poetry written in what is now Canada ...

โ€œMuch early poetry written in what is now Canada retains only historical as distinct from literary interest.โ€ (W. J Keith) -Does anyone know what it means?
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โ€œWho in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tin...

โ€œWho in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tint begins? Distinctly we see the difference of the colors, but where exactly does the one first blendingly enter into the other? So with sanity and insanity.โ€ Herman Melville
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"The big distinction between good art and so-so art lies somewhere in the artโ€™s heartโ€™s purpo...

"The big distinction between good art and so-so art lies somewhere in the artโ€™s heartโ€™s purpose . . . Itโ€™s got something to do with love. With having the discipline to talk out of the part of yourself that can love instead of the part that just wants to be loved." โ€”David Foster Wallace
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