Relative Quotes

"Einstein Said That Time ...

"Einstein Said That Time Is Relative, So Maybe I'm Not Late, But Your Just Early"
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โ€œA system of morality which is based on relative emotion...

โ€œA system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion, a thoroughly vulgar conception which has nothing sound in it and nothing true.โ€ - Socrates
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People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the e...

People tend to assess the relative importance of issues by the ease with which they are retrieved from memoryโ€”and this is largely determined by the extent of coverage in the media. - Daniel Kahneman
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"A writer who says that there are no truths, o...

"A writer who says that there are no truths, or that all truth is 'merely relative,' is asking you not to believe him. So don't." โ€“ Roger Scruton
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Where there's a w...

Where there's a will - there's a relative!...Ricky Gervais
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โ€˜Honest criticism is hard to take - es...

โ€˜Honest criticism is hard to take - especially when it comes from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.โ€™
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The clash between science and religion has not shown that religion is false and...

The clash between science and religion has not shown that religion is false and science is true. It has shown that all systems of definition are relative to various purposes, and that none of them actually โ€œgraspโ€ reality.โ€ โ€• Alan Wilson Watts,
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"Indulging in a bit of pseudoscience in some instances may be relatively innoc...

"Indulging in a bit of pseudoscience in some instances may be relatively innocuous, but the problem is that doing so lowers your defenses against more dangerous delusions that are based on similar confusions and fallacies." -Michael Specter
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"Don't we all do that, though? Go...

"Don't we all do that, though? Go into things that feel relatively doomed from the start?" - Harry Styles
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โ€œBlood does not family make. Those are relatives. Family are those with whom you...

โ€œBlood does not family make. Those are relatives. Family are those with whom you share your good, bad, and ugly, and still love one another in the end. Those are the ones you select.โ€ Hector Xtravaganza, the Grandfather of the House of Xtravaganza
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Each generation must, out of relat...

Each generation must, out of relative obscurity, discover its mission, fulfill it, or betray it.-Frantz Fanon
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"The power he commanded insisted upon subjects....

"The power he commanded insisted upon subjects. Strength was ever relative, and he could not dominate without the company of the dominated." ~Malazan
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"Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live al...

"Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we've put it in an impossible situation." -- Margaret Mead
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โ€œEvil is relatively...

โ€œEvil is relatively rare; ignorance is epidemic.โ€ โ€• Jon Stewart
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"In our advanced state of civilization and relative existential comfort as a species, we should r...

"In our advanced state of civilization and relative existential comfort as a species, we should remember to now expedite our evolutionary process and control it. We must push the boundaries of what it means to be human, venture into places unknown, and continue Nature's imperative." - Ravi Silari
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"Monster is a relative term. T...

"Monster is a relative term. To a canary, a cat is a monster. We're just used to being the cat."
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"Wealth is not an absolute. It is relative to desire. Every time we yearn for something we c...

"Wealth is not an absolute. It is relative to desire. Every time we yearn for something we cannot afford, we grow poorer, whatever our resources. And every time we feel satisfied with what we have, we can be counted as rich, however little we may actually possess." - Alain de Botton
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Belief is such a rela...

Belief is such a relative concept. โ€”Raymond Reddington, The Blacklist
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One day after you die you will be thought about for...

One day after you die you will be thought about for the last time by a friend or a relative and for the rest of history you will never be thought about again -Me
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"And thence arise certain prejudices, for the removing of whic...

"And thence arise certain prejudices, for the removing of which it will be convenient to distinguish them into absolute and relative, true and apparent, mathematical and common." - Isaac Newton
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โ€œSuccess is relative: It is w...

โ€œSuccess is relative: It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things.โ€ -- T.S. Eliot
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Time is rel...

Time is relative, memories are absolute.
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"Value is a relative notion: What c...

"Value is a relative notion: What could be significant to you, may be meaningless to me" - Izo from Blade Runner
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"Insanity is relative. It ...

"Insanity is relative. It depends on who has who locked in what cage." - Ray Bradbury
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"Life grows relativ...

"Life grows relative to oneโ€™s investment in it." - Marc Benioff
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โ€œInsanity is relative. It dep...

โ€œInsanity is relative. It depends on who has who locked in what cage.โ€ โ€• Madeleine Roux, Asylum
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โ€œWhatever kind of family you have, ...

โ€œWhatever kind of family you have, reality is relative. Normal is just the middle of the mess.โ€ - Monroe (Grimm)
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"To revolt is a natural tendency of life. Even a worm turns against the foo...

"To revolt is a natural tendency of life. Even a worm turns against the foot that crushes it. In general, the vitality and relative dignity of an animal can be measured by the intensity of its instinct to revolt." - Mikhail Bakunin
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โ€œIn wealth, many friend...

โ€œIn wealth, many friends; in poverty, not even relatives.โ€ โ€” Japanese Proverb
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"Home can be a relative idea....

"Home can be a relative idea. Sometimes you only know it when you're not there." - Rose Blaque
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Every experience is a paradox in that it means to be ab...

Every experience is a paradox in that it means to be absolute, and yet is relative; in that it somehow always goes beyond itself and yet never escapes itself. ~ T. S. Eliot
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"The most common sort of lie is that by which a...

"The most common sort of lie is that by which a man deceives himself: the deception of others is a relatively rare offense.โ€. โ€• Friedrich Nietzsche
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