Quotes by value-judgments
Quotes 151 till 165 of 291.
British poet, writer 1847-1922
Our fathers valued change for the sake of its results; we value it in the act.
French poet 1871-1945
Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us, exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude of pronouncing upon our fellows.
Our value is the sum of our values.
Overall, one of the things that excites me most about self-publishing is that the highest-value use of my time in promoting the books will be found in writing more of them.
American poet 1879-1955
Perhaps it is of more value to infuriate philosophers than to go along with them.
Richard Buckminster Fuller
American poet, philosopher and inventor 1895-1983
Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because we've been ignorant of their value.
American business consultant, lyricist and author
Poor is the man who does not know his own intrinsic worth and tends to measure everything by relative value. A man of financial wealth who values himself by his financial net worth is poorer than a poor man who values himself by his intrinsic self worth.
Roman senator and historian 56-120 AD
Posterity gives every man his true value.
English writer 1709-1784
Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.
American investment entrepreneur 1930-
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
A. R. Ammons
American poet 1926-2001
Probably all the attention to poetry results in some value, though the attention is more often directed to lesser than to greater values.Source: Set in motion: essays, interviews, and dialogues (1996 edition), Univ of Michigan Pr
English novelist, short story writer 1930-2009
Put a higher value on yourself. Being hyper-realistic about everything is too simple a get-out.
English educator and historian 1795-1842
Real knowledge, like everything else of value, is not to be obtained easily. It must be worked for, studied for, thought for, and, more that all, must be prayed for.
American cinematographer and director 1944-
Reality in movies is the reality of the story you're telling, so it may not match the reality as we know it, but the reason there's art is that it tries to bring some kind of understanding of all the suffering and joys and pain that we go through. Storytelling brings some value to it.
British theologian 1817-1893
Research! A mere excuse for idleness; it has never achieved, and will never achieve any results of the slightest value.