Equivalent Quotes

β€˜Holiday binge-buying has deep roots in American culture: department stores h...

β€˜Holiday binge-buying has deep roots in American culture: department stores have been associating turkey gluttony with its spending equivalent since they began sponsoring Thanksgiving Day parades in the early 20th century.’ Adam Davidson
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β€œHow much you value a friend sho...

β€œHow much you value a friend should be equivalent to how much they value you. I care as much as you do.”
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"Telling a person they can't be sad because peopl...

"Telling a person they can't be sad because people have it worse is the equivalent of telling someone they can't be happy because people have it better."
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Any sufficiently a...

Any sufficiently advanced technology is equivalent to magic.
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"Can we stop deriding bread and circuses as if they're some sort of dastardly plot? If government...

"Can we stop deriding bread and circuses as if they're some sort of dastardly plot? If government is working as intended, bread and circuses (or their contemporary equivalents) are presicely the sorts of things that should be happening, correct?" ~ Brendolyn Bran Brenannen, Apt. of Funland Security
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"In just one year, the expenditure of the U.S.’s ...

"In just one year, the expenditure of the U.S.’s military budget is equivalent to the entire 50-year running budget of NASA combined." -Neil deGrasse Tyson
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All human actions are equival...

All human actions are equivalent and all are on principle doomed to failure.β€”Jean-Paul Sartre
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"suggesting that renewables will let us phase rapidly off fossil fuels in the U...

"suggesting that renewables will let us phase rapidly off fossil fuels in the United States, China, India, or the world as a whole is almost the equivalent of believing in the Easter Bunny and Tooth Fairy." - NASA Climate scientist James Hansen
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Life on earth is the cosmic equi...

Life on earth is the cosmic equivalent of what happens when you don't store things in a cool dry place.
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To a boy, history is pressure to perform, not relief from that pressure. Feminism is relief ...

To a boy, history is pressure to perform, not relief from that pressure. Feminism is relief from the pressure to be confined to only the traditional female role. To a boy, then, history is not the equivalent of women's studies; it is the opposite of women's studies. - Warren Farrell
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"Achieving life i...

"Achieving life is not the equivalent of avoiding death."
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My father considered a walk a...

My father considered a walk among the mountains as the equivalent of churchgoing. Aldous Huxley
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"Everyone Knows page four of ...

"Everyone Knows page four of chaturbate is the equivalent of brown sector on Babylon 5."- Jen
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" A homo sapiens was a primitive hunter who had woke each day wi...

" A homo sapiens was a primitive hunter who had woke each day with the knowledge he could kill, And now, the equivalent knowledge was that he would wake up every day and buy something." - The Humans
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One man's "moral e...

One man's "moral equivalent" is another man's moral outrage...
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