Quotes by analysis
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Swedish diplomat 1905-1961
In the last analysis it is our conception of death which decides our answers to all the questions life puts to us.
American publisher 1919-
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility. In the final analysis, the only quality that all successful people have is the ability to take on responsibility.
German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
A commodity appears at first sight an extremely obvious, trivial thing. But its analysis brings out that it is a very strange thing, abounding in metaphysical subtleties and theological niceties.
American author and newspaper columnist
A number of bloggers in economics and the financial sector have risen to prominence through the sheer strength of their work. Note it was not their family connections nor ties to Ivy League schools or elite banks, but rather the strength of their research, analysis and writing.
French surgeon and biologist 1873-1944
All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.
American self-help author 1883-1970
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood; if they are not, they are not great truths.
American writer 1891-1980
Analysis brings no curative powers in its train; it merely makes us conscious of the existence of an evil, which, oddly enough, is consciousness.
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
Analysis does not set out to make pathological reactions impossible, but to give the patient's ego freedom to decide one way or another.
American legal scholar 1954-
As presidents from Ronald Reagan to Barack Obama have recognized, the real question is whether regulations, whether new or old, are justified. That requires a careful analysis of their costs and their benefits.
Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings - that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.
Believe nothing, O monks, merely because you have been told it or because it is traditional, or because you yourselves have imagined it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide.
Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the goo
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Every philosophical problem, when it is subjected to the necessary analysis and justification, is found either to be not really philosophical at all, or else to be, in the sense in which we are using the word, logical.Source: Our Knowledge of the External World as a Field for Scientific Method in Philosophy
Alfred N. Whitehead
English philosopher and mathematician 1861-1947
Familiar things happen, and mankind does not bother about them. It requires a very unusual mind to undertake the analysis of the obvious.
Frank Lloyd Wright
American architect 1869-1959
Get the habit of analysis - analysis will in time enable synthesis to become your habit of mind.