Examine Quotes

β€œWhen a wise man points at...

β€œWhen a wise man points at the moon the foolish man examines the finger.” – Confucius
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"if the unexamined life was not...

"if the unexamined life was not worth living, was the unlived life worth examining?" - paul kalanithi
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Plato says that the unexamined life is not w...

Plato says that the unexamined life is not worth living. But what if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well? ...Kurt Vonnegut
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'Any man who goes to a psy...

'Any man who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined.' - Samuel Goldwyn
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β€œThe most efficient way to live reasonably is eve...

β€œThe most efficient way to live reasonably is every morning to make a plan of one's day and every night to examine the results obtained.” -- Alexis Carrel
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"Re-examine all you have been told at sc...

"Re-examine all you have been told at school or church or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your own soul." ~ Walt Whitman
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"Anyone who goes to a psyc...

"Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined." β€” Samuel Goldwyn
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"If you examine a butterfly according to the laws of...

"If you examine a butterfly according to the laws of aerodynamics, it shouldn’t be able to fly. But the butterfly doesn’t know that, so it flies." - Howard Schultz
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"When the multitude hate a man, it is necessary...

"When the multitude hate a man, it is necessary to examine the case. When the multitude like a man, it is necessary to examine the case." - Unknown
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"Apparently it is not good - and indeed it hinders the creative ...

"Apparently it is not good - and indeed it hinders the creative work of the mind - if the intellect examines too closely the ideas already pouring in, as it were, at the gates." - Friedrich Schiller
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"You do not examine legislation in the light of the benefits it will con...

"You do not examine legislation in the light of the benefits it will convey if properly administered, but in the light of the wrongs it would do and the harms it would cause if improperly administered."---Lyndon B. Johnson
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Querulous self-righteousness, combined with a refusa...

Querulous self-righteousness, combined with a refusal to look inwards or to examine ones own conduct and motives, is characteristic of our age. - Theodore Dalrymple
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"Anyone who goes to see a ...

"Anyone who goes to see a psychiatrist should have their head examined!" - Anonymous
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"You just need to remember that experts can be wrong too, so yo...

"You just need to remember that experts can be wrong too, so you still need to critically examine ideas - even when they come from a certifiable genius." - Adam Conover in 'Adam Ruins Everything'
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β€œIf truth is what you seek, then the examined life will only tak...

β€œIf truth is what you seek, then the examined life will only take you on a long ride to the limits of solitude and leave you by the side of the road with your truth and nothing else.” - Thomas Ligotti
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"When we see men of a contrary ...

"When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves." -Confucious
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"Re-examine all that you have ...

"Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul." ~ Walt Whitman
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β€œRe-examine all you have ...

β€œRe-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul.” ― Walt Whitman
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"To examine whether something is ...

"To examine whether something is humane, first determine if you would want it done to you." -Andrea Kladar
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"If a dog will not come to you after havin...

"If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.” ― Woodrow Wilson
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Time is the old justice that...

Time is the old justice that examines all such offenders, and let Time try...--Shakespeare
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"If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should fi...

"If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves." -Carl Gustav Jung,[The Integration of the Personality]
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Time is the justice ...

Time is the justice that examines all offenders. William Shakespeare
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"Scientists do not coddle ideas. They crash test them. They run t...

"Scientists do not coddle ideas. They crash test them. They run them into a brick wall at sixty miles per hour and examine the pieces. If the idea is sound, the pieces will be that of the wall." unknown
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"With school turning out more runners, jumpers, racers, grabbers, snatchers, f...

"With school turning out more runners, jumpers, racers, grabbers, snatchers, fliers, and swimmers instead of examiners, critics, knowers, and imaginative creators, the word 'intellectual,' of course, became the swear word it deserved to be."
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β€œThe hardest thing in the world is to simplify your life. ...

β€œThe hardest thing in the world is to simplify your life. It’s so easy to make it complex . . . what is important is to lead an examined life.” Yvon Chouinard (founder of Patagonia)
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"The examined li...

"The examined life is not worth a living." -- Socrates
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