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Nathanael West Quotes

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Numbers constitute the only universal language.
- Nathanael West

Your success will shine as a light of hope
and inspire numbers you cannot total.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

What is the use of physicians like myself trying to
help parents to bring up children healthy and happy,
to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble?
- Benjamin Spock

It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are
punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
- Voltaire

 

Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is,
of course, living in a state of sin.
- John von Neumann

Anyone who thinks there's safety in numbers hasn't
looked at the stock market pages.
- Irene Peter

Linux evolved in a completely different way.
From nearly the beginning, it was rather casually hacked
on by huge numbers of volunteers coordinating only through the Internet.
- Eric S. Raymond

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You know too well the forces which compose their army
to dread their superior numbers.
- James Wolfe

In numbers warmly pure and sweetly strong.
- William Collins

We don't know what we're writing until it just comes out.
We don't sit around crunching numbers.
- Dustin Diamond

He's a world-famous name to people who care about his music,
but there are many people who have never heard of George
Gershwin and those numbers increase.
- Michael Feinstein

There is a shortage of teachers but the January 2001
schools census showed that teacher numbers were at
their highest level than at any time since 1984 -
and 11,000 higher than 1997.
- Estelle Morris

Historic changes and challenges.
Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity.
And yet, for vast numbers across the globe,
the daily realities have not altered.
- Abdallah II

There are simply more young people than there ever were.
You get this feeling of strength.
Also, large numbers can be a drawback,
making it difficult to lose one's anonymity.
- John Knowles

All murderers are punished unless they kill in large
numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
- Voltaire

Nothing can be more hurtful to the service,
than the neglect of discipline; for that discipline,
more than numbers, gives one army the superiority over another.
- George Washington

I differ materially from Capt.
Lewis, in my account of the numbers,
manners,
and morals of the Sioux.
- Zebulon Pike

When two elements combine and form more than one compound,
the masses of one element that react with a fixed mass
of the other are in the ratio of small whole numbers.
- Humphry Davy

I'm writing a book.
I've got the page numbers done.
- Steven Wright

And on the war, I think my numbers would be a lot higher
if I were out there beating the drum for this war.
In fact, I don't think it, I know it.
But I can't be for the war.
- Chris Matthews

You just have to stand and grit your teeth and know
your poll numbers are going to go down -
and mine have -
but you gotta grit through it because the alternative is unacceptable.
- Chris Christie

Mediocrity would always win by force of numbers,
but it would win only more mediocrity.
- Ellen Glasgow

I've always been fascinated by numbers.
Before I was seventeen years old, I had lived in twenty-one different houses.
In my mind, each of those houses had a number.
- Robert Indiana

For a London play, rehearsal time would be four weeks for the entire show.
In films, I'd spend six weeks on the big dance numbers
to get them perfect before the actual shooting.
- Jessie Matthews

We have to fight radical Islam wherever it exists.
It's in Afghanistan, it's in Saudi Arabia,
throughout the Middle-East in big numbers and it's in the United States.
- Tom Tancredo

Numbers of snipes breed every summer in some moory
ground on the verge of this parish.
- Gilbert White

We've got fuel prices coming down and good travel numbers coming out,
so it's not surprising airline stocks are going up.
- Andrew Sullivan

Naturally, I have compensated in my adult years by
owning very large numbers of books.
- Martin Lewis Perl

There was one public school for boys,
and one for girls, but Jewish children were admitted in limited numbers -
only ten to a hundred; and even the lucky ones had their troubles.
- Mary Antin

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.
- William Falconer

The invisible thing called a Good Name is made up of
the breath of numbers that speak well of you.
- Edward F. Halifax

Our technology is very scalable.
Our software can accommodate enormous numbers of clients.
It's a marvelous opportunity.
We'll keep developing products.
- Jay Chiat

There is always strength in numbers.
The more individuals or organizations that you can rally to your cause,
the better.
- Mark Shields

Torture numbers, and they'll confess to anything.
- Gregg Easterbrook

Of the first seven novels I wrote, numbers four and five were published.
Numbers one, two, three, six, and seven,
have never seen the light of day...
and rightly so.
- Sue Grafton

We cannot calculate the numbers of people who left,
fled or were fished out of Europe just ahead of the Holocaust.
- Gene Tierney

Courage is poorly housed that dwells in numbers;
the lion never counts the herd that are about him,
nor weighs how many flocks he has to scatter.
- Aaron Hill

Twenty years and $40 billion.
They seem like good round numbers.
- Michael Dell

A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
- Plato

Workers of France, it is for the freedom of the prisoners
that you will go to work in Germany!
It is for our country that you will go in large numbers!
- Pierre Laval

The numbers are a catalyst that can help turn raving
madmen into polite humans.
- Philip J. Davis

I was the guy that told Bill Clinton he was going to win.
I had gotten the final polling numbers.
He had a comfortable lead.
He was not going to lose.
- Paul Begala

Whereas painting is a more rarefied art form,
with a limited audience, I recognized film as this
extraordinary social tool that could reach tremendous numbers of people.
- Kathryn Bigelow

I don't know about liberal bias, but people of a liberal
mentality are probably attracted in greater numbers
to the arts than people of a conservative mentality.
- Sydney Pollack

The creator of the universe works in mysterious ways.
But he uses a base ten counting system and likes round numbers.
- Scott Adams

At the end of the day, the numbers that we're hearing
are not going to be totally correct or not correct at all.
- Eugene Levy

Discipline is the soul of an army.
It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak,
and esteem to all.
- George Washington

We are all primary numbers divisible only by ourselves.
- Jean Guitton

Perfect numbers like perfect men are very rare.
- Rene Descartes

Until we respect bin Laden, we are going to die in
numbers that are probably unnecessary.
- Michael Scheuer

Numbers of the old people cannot read.
Those who can seldom do.
- Wilfred Owen

We must memorize nine numbers and deny we have a soul.
- Conor Oberst

Organized religion is a sham and a crutch for weak-minded
people who need strength in numbers.
It tells people to go out and stick their noses in other people's business.
- Jesse Ventura

The opposition has moved from a blaming the victim
to blaming the victim's advocate's statistics.
Irrespective of what the numbers are,
it's far too many.
- Patricia Ireland

It takes a long, hard effort and sustained determination to reduce crime.
We will stay the course and we are confident that the
numbers will continue to go down.
- Jack Johnson

We vote - if the public votes 50 percent,
we vote 70 percent.
So we have a bigger impact with our numbers,
and the organization and the manpower we can bring to a race.
- James P. Hoffa

We typically hear numbers that there are 34 million
households that are in stocks in some form.
Well, I say that what's occurred is if you have a job in this country,
you're in stocks.
- Jim Cramer

They were saying computers deal with numbers.
This was absolutely nonsense.
Computers deal with arbitrary information of any kind.
- Ted Nelson

The success of any great moral enterprise does not depend upon numbers.
- William Lloyd Garrison

We will have more Internet, larger numbers of users,
more mobile access, more speed, more things online
and more appliances we can control over the Internet.
- Vinton Cerf

There is no safety in numbers, or in anything else.
- James Thurber

The majority of people who buy homes in golf course
communities don't play golf.
Golf is way down at the bottom in terms of total numbers and growth.
- Ed McMahon

I support immediate financial assistance to the newly
elected Palestinian president.
Now, I don't know what those numbers will be,
and I don't know how it's going to be framed.
- Joe Biden

I collaborated on most of my dance numbers,
literally 50/50, with the choreographers I worked with.
- Jessie Matthews

And there was huge numbers of UFOs around my parents home in Kingston.
- Betty Hill

No one can fail to see that the power of the Church
among large numbers in many communities is today diminishing,
or has already ceased.
- Felix Adler

A few honest men are better than numbers.
- Oliver Cromwell

When you have mastered numbers, you will in fact no
longer be reading numbers,
any more than you read words when reading books You
will be reading meanings.
- W. E. B. Du Bois

And what sort of philosophical doctrine is thi -
that numbers confer unlimited rights,
that they take from some persons all rights over themselves,
and vest these rights in others.
- Auberon Herbert

France is the only nation in which astoundingly small
numbers of civilized patrons reside.
- Gustave Courbet

The numbers may be said to rule the whole world of quantity,
and the four rules of arithmetic may be regarded as
the complete equipment of the mathematician.
- James C. Maxwell


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