Quotes by despite

Quotes 1 till 15 of 42.

1 2 3 Next 
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
    Sigmund Freud
    - +
    +6
    The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is ''What does a woman want?''
  • Ben Stein
    Ben Stein
    American professor, writer
    Ben Stein
    - +
    +1
    Darwinism is still very much alive, utterly dominating biology. Despite the fact that no one has ever been able to prove the creation of a single distinct species by Darwinist means, Darwinism dominates the academy and the media.
    Source: Darwinism: The Imperialism of Biology?. Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed
  • Carl Stokes
    Carl Stokes
    American politician and diplomat 1927-1996
    Carl Stokes
    - +
    +1
    Despite the litany of the sorrows of the city, we must believe in the ability of man to respond to the problems of his environment.
  • Max Lerner
    Max Lerner
    American Author, Columnist 1902-
    Max Lerner
    - +
    +1
    Despite the success cult, men are most deeply moved not by the reaching of the goal but by the grandness of the effort involved in getting there - or failing to get there.
  • C. S. Lewis
    C. S. Lewis
    Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
    C. S. Lewis
    - +
    +1
    Faith... is the art of holding on to things your reason once accepted, despite your changing moods.
  • Luis Bunuel
    Luis Bunuel
    Spanish Film Director 1900-1983
    Luis Bunuel
    - +
    +1
    Fortunately, somewhere between chance and mystery lies imagination, the only thing that protects our freedom, despite the fact that people keep trying to reduce it or kill it off altogether.
  • Richard Dawkins
    Richard Dawkins
    English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941-
    Richard Dawkins
    - +
     0
    A delusion is something that people believe in despite a total lack of evidence.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
    Barry Commoner
    - +
     0
    After all, despite the economic advantage to firms that employed child labor, it was in the social interest, as a national policy, to abolish it - removing that advantage for all firms.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    - +
     0
    Anyone can see why an elite athlete would want to leave a small, impoverished country where their skills were effectively uncashed winning lottery tickets. All they had to do was wash ashore almost anywhere else in the world and cash in. Yet the vast majority of Cuban boxers - and Cuban athletes in general - despite that incentive, stayed.
  • Bill de Blasio
    Bill de Blasio
    American politician 1961-
    Bill de Blasio
    - +
     0
    As N.Y.C. Public Advocate, I released a report that showed that stop-and-frisks of African Americans in 2012 were barely half as likely to yield a weapon as those of white New Yorkers - and a third less likely to yield contraband. Despite this evidence, the vast majority of those stopped are young black and Latino men.
  • Casey Kasem
    Casey Kasem
    - +
     0
    Basically, radio hasn't changed over the years. Despite all the technical improvements, it still boils down to a man or a woman and a microphone, playing music, sharing stories, talking about issues - communicating with an audience.
  • Ben Hecht
    Ben Hecht
    American writer, playwright 1894-1964
    Ben Hecht
    - +
     0
    Despite all our toil and progress, the art of medicine still falls somewhere between trout casting and spook writing.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
    Barry Ritholtz
    - +
     0
    Despite all the media coverage, glitz and glam of hedge funds, they have not done well for their investors. They have high - some say excessively high - fees; their short- and long-term performance has been poor.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
    - +
     0
    Despite crime's omnipresence, things work in society, because biology compels it. Order eventually restores itself, by psychic equilibrium.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
    Bob Dylan
    - +
     0
    Despite everybody who has been born and has died, the world has just gone on. I mean, look at Napoleon - but we went right on. Look at Harpo Marx - the world went around, it didn't stop for a second. It's sad but true. John Kennedy, right?
1 2 3 Next 
All despite famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 42 found