Quotes: confusing

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Confusing monogamy with morality has done more to destroy the conscience of the human race than any other error.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
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    Confusing the words wish, faith and pray with each other usually just results in a minor grammatical faux pas, but when any of these words, especially hope, is confused with action, the results are much more devastating.
  • Sidney J. Harris
    Sidney J. Harris
    American journalist 1917-
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    Good teaching must be slow enough so that it is not confusing, and fast enough so that it is not boring.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    I actually thought that it would be a little confusing during the same period of your life to be in one meeting when you're trying to make money, and then go to another meeting where you're giving it away.
    Source: Interview on "NOW" with Bill Moyers on May 9, 2003
  • Edgar A. Guest
    Edgar A. Guest
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    I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day; I'd rather one should walk with me than merely tell the way: The eye's a better pupil and more willing than the ear, fine counsel is confusing, but example's always clear.
  • Arthur Golden
    Arthur Golden
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    It is confusing, because in this culture we really don't have anything that corresponds to geisha.
  • Adrienne Rich
    Adrienne Rich
    American Poet 1929-
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    It's exhilarating to be alive in a time of awakening consciousness; it can also be confusing, disorienting, and painful.
  • Adam Clayton
    Adam Clayton
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    It's very confusing when fame comes early on in your career. You get a little bit bent out of shape in terms of what's important. Fame is like the dessert that comes with your achievements - it's not an achievement in itself, but sometimes it can overpower the work.
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen Hawking
    English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director 1942-2018
    Stephen Hawking
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    Many people find the universe confusing - it's not.
  • Kenneth Wilfred Baker
    Kenneth Wilfred Baker
    British politician 1934-
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    Socialists make the mistake of confusing individual worth with success. They believe you cannot allow people to succeed in case those who fail feel worthless.
  • Basil Bunting
    Basil Bunting
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    The mystic purchases a moment of exhilaration with a lifetime of confusion; and the confusion is infectious and destructive. It is confusing and destructive to try and explain anything in terms of anything else, poetry in terms of psychology.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
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    The thing that's confusing for investors is that founders don't know how to be CEO. I didn't know how to do the job when I was a CEO. Founder CEOs don't know how to be CEOs, but it doesn't mean they can't learn. The question is... can the founder learn that job and can they tolerate all mistakes they will make doing it?
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