Quotes: connections

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  • Barbara Bush
    Barbara Bush
    American First Lady 1925-
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    Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    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.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Creating a new theory is not like destroying an old barn and erecting a skyscraper in its place. It is rather like climbing a mountain, gaining new and wider views, discovering unexpected connections between our starting points and its rich environment.
    Source: The evolution of physics (1938)
  • Barrett Foa
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    Cyndi Lauper is really good at talking to you about normal things. It's strange to be in the presence of a big celebrity like that. You want to make these connections and say things related to being a fan. It's not as interesting for them. She's amazing at making small talk without it seeming small.
  • Carolyn Kizer
    Carolyn Kizer
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    Environmental concerns and feminism are locked together. Generally, women have closer connections to the organic nature of our lives.
  • Growing up human is uniquely a matter of social relations rather than biology. What we learn from connections within the family takes the place of instincts that program the behavior of animals; which raises the question, how good are these connections?
  • Alfred P. Sloan
    Alfred P. Sloan
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    I've spent my career trying to help people without connections understand what's going on so that they have a chance of getting a fair shake from the connected and the powerful.
  • Bebe Neuwirth
    Bebe Neuwirth
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    If I'm not in shape, it feels like something is wrong. If I haven't been able to get to class for a while or I've been sick, I don't feel complete. It doesn't feel like the electricity is making its connections.
  • Barbara Bush
    Barbara Bush
    American First Lady 1925-
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    Some people give time, some money, some their skills and connections, some literally give their life's blood... but everyone has something to give.
  • Adrienne Rich
    Adrienne Rich
    American Poet 1929-
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    The connections between and among women are the most feared, the most problematic, and the most potentially transforming force on the planet.
  • Barbara de Angelis
    Barbara de Angelis
    American relationship consultant, lecturer and author 1951-
    Barbara de Angelis
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    The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    The neurochemistry of the brain is astonishingly busy, the circuitry of a machine more wonderful than any devised by humans. But there is no evidence that its functioning is due to anything more than the 1014 neural connections that build an elegant architecture of consciousness.
    Source: Cosmos (1980)
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    We have penetrated far less deeply into the regularities obtaining within the realm of living things, but deeply enough nevertheless to sense at least the rule of fixed necessity... what is still lacking here is a grasp of the connections of profound generality, but not a knowledge of order itself.
  • B. W. Powe
    B. W. Powe
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    We have to learn how to contact one another over an enormous land space, across five-and-a-half time zones, in what as once a wilderness of scattered settlements, in what is now a sprawl of suburban edge cities and satellite towns. Technology forges connections and disconnections here.
    Source: Towards A Canada of Light First Meditation, p. 35
  • Bill Condon
    Bill Condon
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    We made connections between the monsters created by war and the monsters he created, the typical outcast that Whale was attracted to, and the monster in himself, that's inside all of us.
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