Quotes by using
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Leonardo Da Vinci
Italian painter, inventor and musician 1452-1519
Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.
American professor, lecturer, author 1965-
If I feel good about my parenting, I have no interest in judging other people's choices. If I feel good about my body, I don't go around making fun of other people's weight or appearance. We're hard on each other because we're using each other as a launching pad out of our own perceived deficiency.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
In conversation the game is, to say something new with old words. And you shall observe a man of the people picking his way along, step by step, using every time an old boulder, yet never setting his foot on an old place.
American writer 1930-2017
Syntax and vocabulary are overwhelming constraints - the rules that run us. Language is using us to talk -we think we're using the language, but language is doing the thinking, we're its slavish agents.
American singer 1944-
'I'm Sorry' was one of the first songs to come out of Nashville using strings.
English statesman 1874-1965
'No comment' is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again.
French writer 1897-1977
A few great minds are enough to endow humanity with monstrous power, but a few great hearts are not enough to make us worthy of using it.
American writer and publisher 1859-1915
A man is not paid for having a head and hands, but for using them.
American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
Absolutely the United States should lead in space, for the survival of the United States. It's inspiring for the next generation. If we lose leadership, then we'll be using Chinese capability to inspire Americans.
American writer and producer 1979-
After we map out all the main characters' individual arcs, using color-coded index cards, we arrange them by episode and get a rough idea of the scene order.
American writer 1899-1961
All our words from loose using have lost their edge.
American humorist, writer
And, of course, you have the commercials where savvy businesspeople Get Ahead by using their MacIntosh computers to create the ultimate American business product: a really sharp-looking report.
American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
As long as women are using class or race power to dominate other women, feminist sisterhood cannot be fully realized.Source: The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love (2004)
English ethologist, evolutionary biologist and author 1941-
Astrology is an aesthetic affront. It cheapens astronomy, like using Beethoven for commercial jingles.
American feminist writer 1934-
At my age, in this still hierarchical time, people often ask me if I’m passing the torch. I explain that I’m keeping my torch, thank you very much-and I’m using it to light the torches of others.