Quotes by precise
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Adam Clayton Powell
American politician and pastor 1908-1972
A man's respect for law and order exists in precise relationship to the size of his paycheck.Source: Keep the Faith, Baby!
Austrian and Czechoslovak architect 1870-1933
Architecture arouses sentiments in man. The architect's task therefore, is to make those sentiments more precise.
Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensible work is the product of a journalist. We need works that are strong, straight, precise, and forever beyond understanding.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
Every stage of human life, except the last, is marked out by certain and defined limits; old age alone has no precise and determinate boundary.
American poet 1885-1972
Good art however ''immoral'' is wholly a thing of virtue. Good art can NOT be immoral. By good art I mean art that bears true witness, I mean the art that is most precise.
Irish writer 1854-1900
He knew the precise psychological moment when to say nothing.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
I do not pretend to start with precise questions. I do not think you can start with anything precise. You have to achieve such precision as you can, as you go along.Source: The Philosophy of Logical Atomism
Henry Ward Beecher
American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
I don't like these cold, precise, perfect people who, in order not to speak wrong, never speak at all, and in order not to do wrong, never do anything.
John B. S. Haldane
British scientist, writer 1892-1964
In fact, words are well adapted for description and the arousing of emotion, but for many kinds of precise thought other symbols are much better.
American Critic 1905-1975
Literature is the human activity that make the fullest and most precise account of variousness, possibility, complexity, and difficulty.
Louis de Bernieres
British novelist 1954-
Love is a kind of dementia with very precise and oft-repeated clinical symptoms.Source: Kapitein Corelli's mandoline (1994) 399
American video blogger 1995-
Maybelline's Precise Ink Pen Liner is by far the easiest liquid eyeliner I've ever used. I'm really bad at applying liquid liner, and it glides on so nicely and actually stays on all day.
Andrew Coyle Bradley
American lawyer 1844-1902
Shakespeare very rarely makes the least attempt to surprise by his catastrophes. They are felt to be inevitable, though the precise way in which they will be brought about is not, of course, foreseen.
American journalist 1921-2014
Sure, some journalists use anonymous sources just because they're lazy and I think editors ought to insist on more precise identification even if they remain anonymous.
American Dramatist 1915-
The job is to ask questions-it always was-and to ask them as inexorably as I can. And to face the absence of precise answers with a certain humility.
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