Good teaching is forever being on the cutting edge of a child's competence.— Jerome Bruner
Profound Cutting Edge quotations
If I cut you off chances are you handed me the scissors.
Since Stonehenge, architects have always been at the cutting edge of technology.
And you cant separate technology from the humanistic and spiritual content of a building.
The beauty of the world, which is so soon to perish, has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
Fools take the knife and stab people in the back. The wise take a knife, cut the cord and free themselves from the fools.
I'm a happy camper because by doing this I have an opportunity to be on the cutting edge of research.
I have been saying this for some time, but customers are not interested in grand games with higher-quality graphics and sound and epic stories. Only people who do not know the video game business would advocate the release of next-generation machines when people are not interested in cutting-edge technologies.
I want to improve TSA's counterterrorism focus through intelligence and cutting edge technology, support the TSA workforce, and strengthen the agency's relationships with stakeholders and the traveling public. All of these priorities are interconnected and are vital to TSA's mission - and I would say, all of our collective mission.
Being on the edge isn't as safe, but the view is better.
It is dangerously destabilizing to have half the world on the cutting edge of technology while the other half struggles on the bare edge of survival.
The industrial revolution in the new century is, in essence, a scientific and technological revolution, and breaking through the cutting edge is a shortcut to the building of an economic giant.
As the 2012 elections approach the finish line, the chatter among columnists and political reporters is about upcoming books that take readers inside the campaigns, cutting-edge efforts to micro-target voters on Internet social applications, the enormous money flowing through super-PACs, and extreme political polarization.
It's not about the end goal. It's about who you become by consistently pushing the edge of your limits.
If you want to feel secure, do what you already know how to do.
If you want to be a true professional and continue to grow... Go to the cutting edge of your competency, which means a temporary loss of security. So whenever you don't quite know what you're doing, know you're growing.
I never wanted to be well-rounded. I do not admire well-rounded people nor their work. So far as I can see, nothing good in the world has ever been done by well-rounded people. The good work is done by people with jagged, broken edges, because those edges cut things and leave an imprint, a design.
When my father died of AIDS, I knew I had to do everything in my power to prevent others from going through what he endured. I support AmFAR which provides funds for cutting edge AIDS research so we can find a vaccine and a cure.
Cutting people out of your life doesn't mean you hate them, it simply means you respect yourself. Not everyone is meant to stay !
The goal for many amputees is no longer to reach a 'natural' level of ability but to exceed it, using whatever cutting-edge technology is available. As this new generation sees it, our tools are evolving faster than the human body, so why obey the limits of mere nature?
The world can only be grasped by action, not by contemplation.
The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.
Putting women in military combat is the cutting edge of the feminist goal to force us into an androgynous society.
Write at the edges of the day.
The patients often try to starve themselves, to hang themselves, to cut their arteries; they beg that they may be burned, buried alive, driven out into the woods and there allowed to die. One of my patients struck his neck so often on the edge of a chisel fixed on the ground that all the soft parts were cut through to the vertebrae.
Corporate globalists and the corporate empires they serve may be at the cutting edge of technological innovation, but socially and environmentally they are relics of a bygone era of imperial colonial rule, elite privilege, and state-sanctioned plunder.
The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.
Cutting people out of my life does not mean I hate them, it simply means I respect me.
To eat the boiled head of a pig sliced like salami is very strange.
It may seem cutting edge, but it's actually a lot older than any of the other traditional salami.
You are the cutting edge of a thirteen billion year old process of defining novelty. Your acts matter. Your thoughts matter. Your purpose? To add to the complexity. Your enemy? Disorder, entropy, stupidity, and tastelessness.
Anything that is excellent or praiseworthy stands moment by moment on the cutting edge and must be constantly fought for. Well placed priorities always sit on the edge.
A river cuts through a rock not because of its power, but its persistence
Sex as something beautiful may soon disappear.
Once it was a knife so finely honed the edge was invisible until it was touched and then it cut deep. Now it is so blunt that it merely bruises and leaves ugly marks.
Problems call forth our courage and our wisdom; indeed, they create our courage and wisdom.
The research rat of the future allows experimentation without manipulation of the real world. This is the cutting edge of modeling technology.
A river cuts through a rock not because of its power but its persistence.
Sometimes you think you've found love, when it's really just one of those objects that are shiny in a certain light--a trophy, say, or a ring, or a diamond, even. Glass shards, maybe. You've got to be careful, you do. The shine can blind you. The edges can cut you in way you never imagined. It is up to you to allow that or not.
The old-time-religion and today's cutting-edge-religion have one thing in common - they're both religion. I want neither.
Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.
Never cut what you can untie
Everything in life and business, you only earn more if you become more valuable.
Because if you can do more for people than anybody else does, you can prosper. But you can't do that unless you're constantly educating yourself with the cutting edge. My whole life, even when I had no money, I would invest in education.
The funny thing is, the music that I'm writing now is probably some of the most cutting edge we've ever done. The music that I'm thinking about putting on our next album.
The mind is the cutting edge of the evolving event system.
A river cuts though a rock, not because of its power, but its persistence
Everybody's creative. We create our songs and our paintings, our families and our children. Every one of us is on the cutting edge of the future.
China didn't want to lose the cutting edge of technology.
So the idea of having a Sina Weibo was an attempt to compete with Twitter. However, it has no soul - which is freedom of expression. Nevertheless, I think the government regrets having Sina Weibo, but they cannot shut it down. That would definitely be suicidal.
I'd been gearing up to working in theatre since coming out of drama school, but it was an exciting time for TV drama - it was the birth of Channel 4, and Brookside was very cutting-edge at the time.
Not only I would like to work as the youngest technology evangelist at Microsoft, I would like to work on those cutting-edge technologies which would be explored by technology evangelists five years from now.
I was literally living on the edge of life, to the point where I didn't know what was going to happen, not caring, taking chances and finally landing in prison and once there, all my lines were cut.