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Picture quote by James Dewar about mind

Minds are like parachutes. They only function when they are open. ⏤ James Dewar

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Success is more a function of consistent common sense than it is of genius. ⏤ An Wang

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The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader, lawyer

Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfils the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.

Winston Churchill, politician

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, author

The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director. And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move!

Howard Hawks, director

Morality and its victim, the mother - what a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?

Emma Goldman, activist

My function in life is not to be a politician in Parliament: it is to get something done.

Bernadette Devlin, politician

A nation that forgets its past can function no better than an individual with amnesia.

David McCullough, historian

A snowball is simple, direct and familiar to most of us. I use this simplicity as a container for feelings and ideas that function on many levels.

Andy Goldsworthy, artist

In the old days when people invented a new function they had something useful in mind.

Henri Poincare, mathematician

In virtually every organization, regardless of mission and function, people are frustrated by problems that seem unsolvable.

Margaret J. Wheatley, writer

Maybe it's the music that enables them to function like that, to always take everything as it comes and never complain about the misery, hardship or injustice.

Wim Wenders, director

All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Healthful whole foods improve our brain function as well.

Marilu Henner, actress

The ill effects of thought come about when we forget that thought is a function of our consciousness... an ability that we as human beings have. We are the producers of our own thinking.

Richard Carlson, author

The true function of philosophy is to educate us in the principles of reasoning and not to put an end to further reasoning by the introduction of fixed conclusions.

George Henry Lewes, philosopher

Women are always complaining about men's fascination with breasts. But what if men were absolutely indifferent to breasts? What would women do then with these things that serve one function once or twice in a lifetime, and the rest of the time are just in the way?

Jonathan Carroll, author

Never trust the artist. Trust the tale. The proper function of a critic is to save the tale from the artist who created it.

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

To create architecture is to put in order. Put what in order? Function and objects.

Le Corbusier, architect

Tolerance - the function of an extinguished ardor - tolerance cannot seduce the young.

Emile M. Cioran, philosopher

In constant pursuit of money to finance campaigns, the political system is simply unable to function. Its deliberative powers are paralyzed.

John Rawls, educator

Government has a legitimate function, but the private sector has one too, and it is superior. In other words, people are better than institutions.

Cal Thomas, journalist

B is for Breasts Of which ladies have two; Once prized for the function, Now for the view.

Robert Paul Smith, writer

So, I have the responsibility of making sure that HUD functions and runs well.

Alphonso Jackson, public servant

In any architecture, there is an equity between the pragmatic function and the symbolic function.

Michael Graves, architect

I suspect that many corporations have begun to understand that they have an important role to play in the lives of their communities, and that allocating funds to support local groups helps them discharge that function and also burnish their image.

David Rockefeller, businessman

Indeed, in view of its function, religion stands in greater need of a rational foundation of its ultimate principles than even the dogmas of science.

Muhammad Iqbal, poet

My function is, as objectively and accurately as I can, to present reality to people out there, and doing that as quickly as we do is quite difficult enough, thank you.

Ted Koppel, journalist

Whenever you play dance music, it serves a function. It becomes a utility; you have to worry about the tempos and what you're going to play for people. But when you're playing for listening, you're free.

Stan Kenton, musician

The notion that Congress can change the meaning given a constitutional provision by the Court is subversive of the function of judicial review; and it is not the less so because the Court promises to allow it only when the Constitution is moved to the left.

Robert Bork, public servant

The essential function of art is moral. But a passionate, implicit morality, not didactic. A morality which changes the blood, rather than the mind.

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

It is the function of creative man to perceive and to connect the seemingly unconnected.

William Plomer,

Until and unless we could disband these militias, this country won't be able to function properly.

Adnan Pachachi,

We Chileans have to be able to understand that in a democracy institutions must function freely and with sovereignty.

Ricardo Lagos, politician

I assure this committee that, if I am confirmed, I will be strictly independent of all political influences... essential to that institution's ability to function effectively and achieve its mandated objectives.

Ben Bernanke,

When you become a mom you just learn how to function sleep deprived and you do get used to it. I came back to work when Finley was three months old and the first few months were rough. Then somehow you learn to exist on no sleep and now when he does upon occasion sleep through the night, which is like a full six hours, you're pretty sure he's suffocating. So you don't sleep anyway.

Holly Marie Combs, actress

You can't fall back on the private sector and say, 'You take care of the nation's banking system.' That's a fundamental function of the government, the Federal Reserve, the Treasury and the FDIC, etc. All of those agencies have a major role to play there.

Dick Cheney, vice president

This is a basic function of Congress to keep the government running. And so, what we ought not to do is play politics with those who have been affected by disasters.

David Plouffe, public servant

I mean, everyone agrees with stress tests for banks. I mean that's clear. But banks should do that on their own. And they should worry about their own capital functioning. That's what they should do. It shouldn't be a government function.

Arthur Laffer, economist

Human beings either function as individuals or as members of a pack. There's a switch inside us, deep in our spirit, that you can turn one way or the other. It's almost always the case that our worst behaviour comes out when we're switched to the mob setting. The problem with a lot of software designs is that they switch us to that setting.

Jaron Lanier, artist

Whether people care enough about local news to pay for it is, sadly, an entirely different question than whether our democracy requires a strong watchdog function at the local level to ensure safeguards against abuse, chicanery, and outright dishonesty.

Eric Alterman, writer

Percussion is physical, as most instruments are. The body must function well in order to play the instruments well. Last year I climbed Mount Kilimanjaro.

Evelyn Glennie, musician

The function of the killer and watching him - whatever that says about the world in which we live - it was always more about that world than it was about the actual watching.

Aaron Yoo, actor

I started writing when I had three kids under the age of 4. I used to write every ten minutes I got to sit in front of a computer. Now, when I have more time, I function the same way: if it's writing time, I write.

Jodi Picoult, author

I woke up one morning thinking about wolves and realized that wolf packs function as families. Everyone has a role, and if you act within the parameters of your role, the whole pack succeeds, and when that falls apart, so does the pack.

Jodi Picoult, author

The one function that TV news performs very well is that when there is no news we give it to you with the same emphasis as if it were.

David Brinkley, journalist

The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.

Mary Schmich, journalist

The next major explosion is going to be when genetics and computers come together. I'm talking about an organic computer - about biological substances that can function like a semiconductor.

Alvin Toffler, author

To make us feel small in the right way is a function of art; men can only make us feel small in the wrong way.

E. M. Forster, novelist

Individual rights are not subject to a public vote; a majority has no right to vote away the rights of a minority; the political function of rights is precisely to protect minorities from oppression by majorities (and the smallest minority on earth is the individual).

Ayn Rand, writer

I don't think it's the function of Congress to function well. It should drag its heels on the way to decision.

Barber Conable, politician

Sex is a natural function. You can't make it happen, but you can teach people to let it happen.

William Masters, scientist

The true function of a writer is to produce a masterpiece and no other task is of any consequence.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

The smaller the function, the greater the management.

C. Northcote Parkinson, historian

Government is operated by deeply embedded, hopelessly entangled bureaus where nothing is accomplished because the function of the bureau is to intercept every living idea and smother it.

Gerry Spence, lawyer

The function of the law is not to provide justice or to preserve freedom. The function of the law is to keep those who hold power, in power.

Gerry Spence, lawyer

Play is a uniquely adaptive act, not subordinate to some other adaptive act, but with a special function of its own in human experience.

Johan Huizinga, historian

There has been a strong tradition in this country that it is not the function of the military to educate the public on political issues.

J. William Fulbright, politician

The female format is a beautiful one in which to function. Foolhardy as it may be. I change my image all the time, it's whatever suits me at the moment.

Lydia Lunch, musician

I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader, lawyer

I think the first things that are relevant are that things should work well; they should function.

Sir Robin Day,

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.

Dmitri Mendeleev, scientist

To take an analogy: if we say that a democratic government is the best kind of government, we mean that it most completely fulfills the highest function of a government - the realisation of the will of the people.

John Drinkwater, poet

The model should only serve the very private function for the painter of providing the starting point for his excitement.

Lucian Freud, artist

When do you know you're insane? And when do you known you're sane? I think I treat a fine line between the two. It's a battle to function, but somehow I manage.

Siobhan Fahey, musician

Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.

James Dewar, scientist

Osama bin Laden, the person, more likely serves the function of a stand-in. Compare the new terrorists with partisans or conventional terrorists in Israel. These people often fight in a decentralized manner in small, autonomous units, too.

Jurgen Habermas, philosopher

The Mirror Stage as formative in the function of the I as revealed in psychoanalytic experience.

Jacques Lacan, psychologist

This means that the only function of nuclear weapons, while they exist, is to deter a nuclear attack.

Joseph Rotblat, physicist

A corporation is organized as a system - it has this department, that department, that department... they don't have any meaning separately; they only can function together. And also the body is a system. Society is a system in some sense. And so on.

David Bohm, scientist

This kind of overall way of thinking is not only a fertile source of new theoretical ideas: it is needed for the human mind to function in a generally harmonious way, which could in turn help to make possible an orderly and stable society.

David Bohm, scientist

My function at Verve was that of a genuine producer in artists and repertoire.

Norman Granz, musician

America should function as a Christian nation.

Randall Terry, celebrity

Every legend, moreover, contains its residuum of truth, and the root function of language is to control the universe by describing it.

James Baldwin, educator

Rhetoric may be defined as the faculty of observing in any given case the available means of persuasion. This is not a function of any other art.

Aristotle, philosopher

The supreme function of reason is to show man that some things are beyond reason.

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

The professed function of the nuclear weapons on each side is to prevent the other side from using their nuclear weapons. If that's all it is, then we've gotta as: how many nuclear weapons do you need to do that?

Carl Sagan, astronomer

Dynamism is a function of change.

Hillary Clinton, politician

The function of the artist is to invent, not to chronicle.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

Success is not a function of the size of your title but the richness of your contribution.

Robin S. Sharma, author

It is the function of vice to keep virtue within reasonable bounds.

Samuel Butler, poet

Yet I've discovered that how I look is not a function of anything as ephemeral as my hair.

Judith Light, actress

The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.

Jack London, novelist

We are similar to a museum. My function is to present old masterpieces in modern frames.

Rudolf Bing, musician

The aim of all commentary on art now should be to make works of art - and, by analogy, our own experience - more, rather than less, real to us. The function of criticism should be to show how it is what it is, even that it is what it is, rather than to show what it means.

Susan Sontag, author

Who ever said that pleasure wasn't functional?

Charles Eames, designer

The function of a genius is not to give new answers, but to pose new questions which time and mediocrity can resolve.

Hugh Trevor-Roper, historian

But one way or another, judges perform a very vital function in our society. They have a risky job and they are entitled to security.

Arlen Specter, politician

I will try to account for the degree of my aesthetic emotion. That, I conceive, is the function of the critic.

Clive Bell, critic

It's the publicity function of Amnesty that I think has made its name so widely known, not only to readers in the world, but to governments - and that's what matters.

Peter Benenson, lawyer

The engineer, and more generally the designer, is concerned with how things ought to be - how they ought to be in order to attain goals, and to function.

Herbert Simon, scientist

The function of the novelist... is to comment upon life as he sees it.

Frank Norris, novelist

Men seek for vocabularies that are reflections of reality. To this end, they must develop vocabularies that are selections of reality. And any selection of reality must, in certain circumstances, function as a deflection of reality.

Kenneth Burke, philosopher

The vast majority of politicians think they are functioning on high principle.

George E. Brown, Jr., politician

It is not the function of the government to keep the citizen from falling into error; it is the function of the citizen to keep the government from falling into error.

Robert Jackson, statesman

We function in a pack mentality. This is our tribe. And this is how we are exploited - sold a bill of goods and a household of products.

Joey Skaggs, celebrity

I certainly respect privacy and privacy rights. But on the other hand, the first function of government is to guarantee the security of all the people.

Phil Crane, politician

Today, education is perhaps the most important function of state and local governments.

Bobby Scott, politician

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