Measure Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Measure

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A true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success.
~By Cullen Hightower ~


Saddam Hussein was a brutal tyrant. I am glad he is now on trial for crimes against humanity. But, opposition to a dictator is not the measure I use when deciding whether to send our men and women in uniform off to war and possible death.
~By Peter DeFazio ~


The ability to conduct is a gift of God with which few have been endowed in full measure.
~By Anton Seidl ~


Because politics rests on an irreducible measure of coercion, it can never become a perfect realm of perfect love and justice.
~By Christopher Lasch ~


How do you measure your value?
~By Loretta Lynn ~


There is a measure needing courage to adopt and enforce it, which I believe to be of virtue sufficient to redeem the nation in this its darkest hour: one only; I know of no other to which we may rationally trust for relief from impending dangers without and within.
~By Robert Dale Owen ~


The steady expansion of welfare programs can be taken as a measure of the steady disintegration of the Negro family structure over the past generation in the United States.
~By Daniel Patrick Moynihan ~


Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.
~By Andy Warhol ~


This is very similar to astronomy where different magnitudes are assigned to the brightness of an astronomical object, depending on the range of wavelengths being measured.
~By Charles Francis Richter ~


The faster you go, the more students you leave behind. It doesn't matter how much or how fast you teach. The true measure is how much students have learned.
~By William Glasser ~


The value of life can be measured by how many times your soul has been deeply stirred.
~By Soichiro Honda ~


What we want is a lasting peace. We will oppose soft measures which invite the breaking of the peace.
~By James F. Byrnes ~


Social progress can be measured by the social position of the female sex.
~By Karl Marx ~


By adopting the other trade, we place ourselves by the side of those whose measures tend not only to the improvement of their own subjects, but to the emancipation of the slave everywhere.
~By Henry Charles Carey ~


By any reasonable measure of achievement, the faith of the Enlightenment thinkers in science was justified.
~By E. O. Wilson ~


If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
~By Bruce Feirstein ~


In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of the effort is the measure of the result.
~By James Allen ~


Pour not on the comforts you want, but upon the mercies you have. Look rather at God's ending in afflicting, than to the measure and degree of your affliction.
~By Christopher Love ~


But recently I began to feel that maybe I wouldn't be able to do what I want to do and need to do with American musicians, who are imprisoned behind these bars; music's got these bars and measures you know.
~By Sun Ra ~


Intense love does not measure, it just gives.
~By Mother Teresa ~


Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
~By Booker T. Washington ~


I think that's unjustified criticism. We have had a number of measures in place in this country for several years to mitigate the possibility of mad cow spreading in this country. We have found a single case.
~By Ann Veneman ~


I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't measure up to the standard he set.
~By John Malkovich ~


One of the things that Africa needs, everybody seems to agree, is some measure of debt relief.
~By Gwen Ifill ~


Oh leave the Wise our measures to collate. One thing at least is certain, light has weight. One thing is certain and the rest debate. Light rays, when near the Sun, do not go straight.
~By Arthur Eddington ~


The only true measure of success is the ratio between what we might have done and what we might have been on the one hand, and the thing we have made and the things we have made of ourselves on the other.
~By H. G. Wells ~


All the measures of the Government are directed to the purpose of making the rich richer and the poor poorer.
~By William Henry Harrison ~


The integrity of men is to be measured by their conduct, not by their professions.
~By Junius ~


The solution to adult problems tomorrow depends on large measure upon how our children grow up today.
~By Margaret Mead ~


I must admit that I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
~By Margaret Mead ~


To give reason for fancy were to weigh the fire, and measure the wind.
~By John Lyly ~


The mission of the playwright is to look in his heart and write, to write whatever concerns him at the moment; to write with passion and conviction. Of course the measure of the man will be the measure of the play.
~By Robert Anderson ~


The true measure of a man is what he would do if he knew he would never be caught.
~By Lord Kelvin ~


Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included.
~By Karl Marx ~


The fears of one class of men are not the measure of the rights of another.
~By George Bancroft ~


Many scientists will have to contribute to the solution of the great problem; they will have to follow up and measure all those phenomena in which the atomic structure is directly expressed.
~By Johannes Stark ~


It is what makes the reform process an art, not just a science. You have to develop a strategy that tells you what reform measures you should follow and in what sequence.
~By Vaclav Klaus ~


In a few years, all great physical constants will have been approximately estimated, and that the only occupation which will be left to men of science will be to carry these measurements to another place of decimals.
~By James C. Maxwell ~


There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
~By H. G. Wells ~


This emergency spending measure is certainly only the beginning, since we here in Washington will continue to work closely with the president and emergency agencies to ensure they continue receiving the funding they need.
~By Jo Bonner ~


I was interested in nuclei originally with my deuteron photo work because that was one of the fundamental forces, and the measurement was basic to new science.
~By John Henry Carver ~


It is the sign of a great mind to dislike greatness, and to prefer things in measure to things in excess.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


The success of the Allies in the west was in a measure offset by Teutonic victories in the east. When the invasion of Belgium began, Russia made immediate efforts to counteract by invasion of East Prussia.
~By Kelly Miller ~


If, however, the success of a politician is to be measured by the degree in which he is able personally to influence the course of politics, and attach to himself a school of political thought, then Mr. Mill, in the best meaning of the words, has succeeded.
~By Millicent Fawcett ~


To help all created things, that is the measure of all our responsibility; to be helped by all, that is the measure of our hope.
~By Gerald Vann ~


If, amid the multitude of contending counsel, you have hesitated and doubted; if, when a great measure suggested itself, you have shrunk from the vast responsibility, afraid to go forward lest you should go wrong, what wonder?
~By Robert Dale Owen ~


With any work worth its salt, you have to trust the author enough to take its measure. And if you apply too many preconceptions, you are not taking its measure.
~By Art Spiegelman ~


Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them.
~By Frederick Douglass ~


As a matter of traditional and sound constitutional doctrine, an amendment to the Constitution should be the last resort when all other measures have proved inadequate.
~By Arlen Specter ~


The true worth of a race must be measured by the character of its womanhood.
~By Mary Mcleod Bethune ~


By virtually any measure, the record of the Republican Majority is an appalling failure.
~By Sheila Jackson Lee ~


This Government has found occasion to express, in a friendly spirit, but with much earnestness, to the Government of the Czar, its serious concern because of the harsh measures now being enforced against the Hebrews in Russia.
~By Benjamin Harrison ~


Then I started graduate school at UCLA. I got a part time research assistant job as a programmer on a project involving the use of one computer to measure the performance of another computer.
~By Jon Postel ~


Emancipation came to the colored race in America as a war measure. It was an act of military necessity. Manifestly it would have come without war, in the slower process of humanitarian reform and social enlightenment.
~By Wendell Willkie ~


There has to be a measure of faith. That's what this business is all about: trusting in something that may never show up, that you have no concrete proof of.
~By Wentworth Miller ~


And I believe we need heroes, I believe we need certain people who we can measure our own shortcomings by.
~By Richard Attenborough ~


We did experiments with the Boston Symphony for many years where we measured the angles of incidence of sound arriving at the ears of the audience, then took the measurements back to MIT and analyzed them.
~By Amar Bose ~


I have measured out my life with coffee spoons.
~By T. S. Eliot ~


Measured by any standard, white or black, Washington must be regarded today as one of the great men of this country: and in the future he will be so honored.
~By Ray Stannard Baker ~


I'm confident that we have measures in place. And the additional measures that we announced yesterday will be even more protective of our food supply in this country.
~By Ann Veneman ~


I think maybe when you live with someone who is really very ill for a long time, it somehow gives you more of a greedy appetite for life and maybe, yes, you are less measured in your behaviour than you would otherwise be.
~By Nigella Lawson ~


First, the American legislative process isn't well suited to large and complex measures.
~By George J. Mitchell ~


In Connecticut, my understanding, although I haven't seen the actual litigation, is that they want to measure every other year and not provide annual assessment as is required in the statute.
~By Margaret Spellings ~


Of course, relative citation frequencies are no measure of relative importance. Who has not aspired to write a paper so fundamental that very soon it is known to everyone and cited by no one?
~By Abraham Pais ~


It's kind of bittersweet. The human spirit is not measured by the size of the act, but by the size of the heart.
~By Yakov Smirnoff ~


I always feel like I'm missing out on something, that someone is having more fun than I am, so I take measures to make sure that is impossible.
~By Jessica Cutler ~


Freedom is fragile and must be protected. To sacrifice it, even as a temporary measure, is to betray it.
~By Germaine Greer ~


In the tail above the giant resonance, you can get not just one neutron emitted but two, three, four or five, and so there are a lot of things one can measure, looking at the competition with the emission of neutrons and protons and so on.
~By John Henry Carver ~


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.
~By Sydney Madwed ~


It is the function of science to discover the existence of a general reign of order in nature and to find the causes governing this order. And this refers in equal measure to the relations of man - social and political - and to the entire universe as a whole.
~By Dmitri Mendeleev ~


The measure would set criminal penalties, the same as those that would apply if harm or death happened to the pregnant woman, for those who harm a fetus.
~By Ken Calvert ~


Border security is a complex issue and will remain a top priority during the 2007 legislative year. As Congress works to fix this problem, I will continue to push for strong measures that beef up security at our borders.
~By Randy Neugebauer ~


Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all human affairs into account you will find that some comfort is to be derived from them.
~By Saint Basil ~


New situations requiring closer contact with the rabbit had been gradually introduced and the degree to which these situations were avoided, tolerated, or welcomed, at each experimental session, gave the measure of improvement.
~By Mary C. Jones ~


I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
~By George S. Patton ~


And I don't think that success can be measured by how many TV shows you're on.
~By Clay Aiken ~


I am outraged that a House member has tried through this provision to breach the traditional confidentiality of individual Americans' tax returns. There is no reason for this measure, and this last-minute act violates all principles of judgment and common sense.
~By John Warner ~


During the last regular session and the most recent special session, measures that I see as little more than Band-Aids were applied to three health programs in the state.
~By Jane D. Hull ~


Desire is creation, is the magical element in that process. If there were an instrument by which to measure desire, one could foretell achievement.
~By Willa Cather ~


Because bankers measure their self-worth in money, and pay themselves a lot of it, they think they're fine fellows and don't need to explain themselves.
~By James Buchan ~


I would say that the surest measure of a man's or a woman's maturity is the harmony, style, joy, and dignity he creates in his marriage, and the pleasure and inspiration he provides for his spouse.
~By Benjamin Spock ~


No man can in any measure resemble the scripture saints.
~By Charles Simeon ~


Yet the effort to inform the public also encouraged responsible public discussion that succeeded in developing a consensus for the measured approach that many scientists supported.
~By Paul Berg ~


The accumulation of numbers always augments in some measure moral corruptions, and the consequences to health of the various vices incident thereto, are well known.
~By William Falconer ~


The real spiritual progress of the aspirant is measured by the extent to which he achieves inner tranquility.
~By Swami Sivananda ~


One needs a Seer's Vision and an Angel's voice to be of any avail. I do not know of any Indian man or woman today who has those gifts in their most complete measure.
~By Sarojini Naidu ~


The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out.
~By Thomas B. Macaulay ~


So much of what is best in us is bound up in our love of family, that it remains the measure of our stability because it measures our sense of loyalty. All other pacts of love or fear derive from it and are modeled upon it.
~By Haniel Long ~


One of the things that I've always thought I would like to do is to develop an environmental index. Then people can measure their own environmental performance on an index as they do in other ways.
~By Maurice Strong ~


As for courage and will - we cannot measure how much of each lies within us, we can only trust there will be sufficient to carry through trials which may lie ahead.
~By Andre Norton ~


Others live on in a careless and lukewarm state - not appearing to fill Longfellow's measure: 'Into each life, some rain must fall.'
~By Mary Todd Lincoln ~


No statement about God is simply, literally true. God is far more than can be measured, described, defined in ordinary language, or pinned down to any particular happening.
~By David Edward Jenkins ~


And the program was developed in large part by behavioral scientists who were working with the military, who do everything they possibly can to measure a soldier's stress levels to see how they're doing physically and emotionally, as they go through this program.
~By Jane Mayer ~


The application of a strong magnetic field enables the measurement of the energy of the most penetrating particles to be carried out, and the method may be capable of still further extension and improvement.
~By Victor Francis Hess ~


Men have always detested women's gossip because they suspect the truth: their measurements are being taken and compared.
~By Erica Jong ~


Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
~By Barbara de Angelis ~


But the person who scored well on an SAT will not necessarily be the best doctor or the best lawyer or the best businessman. These tests do not measure character, leadership, creativity, perseverance.
~By William J. Wilson ~


Use the same measure for selling that you use for purchasing.
~By Abu Bakr ~


A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided.
~By Tony Robbins ~

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October 20 ,2021
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