35 Needle In A Haystack Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of the best needle in a haystack quotations and slogans. We've compiled this selection of inspirational needle in a haystack quotes. Hopefully, these needle in a haystack quotes will keep you motivated not only during hard times but to expand your needle in a haystack knowledge!

The Most Famous Needle In A Haystack Quotes (Best in 2024)

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Who seeks shall find. — Sophocles

There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after. — J. R. R. Tolkien

If you work, if you wait, you will find the place where the four-leaf clovers grow. — Ella Higginson

God's a funky little dude because everyone's looking for Him and no one can find Him. — Prince

We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself. — Lloyd Alexander

The human brain is an incredible pattern-matching machine. — Jeff Bezos

There will grow from straws a mighty heap. — Ovid

Try to reach for a simple, visual phrase that tells you what the picture is all about and evokes the essence of the story — Saul Bass

The wrong answer is the right answer in search of a different question. — Bruce Mau

Be relentless in your looking, because you are the one you seek. — Rumi

People Writing About Needle In A Haystack

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Read quotes by Sophocles

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Read quotes by Ovid

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More Needle In A Haystack Quotes

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Don't look for the needle in the haystack. Just buy the haystack! — John C. Bogle

One of the Internet's strengths is its ability to help consumers find the right needle in a digital haystack of data. — Jared Sandberg

We are always looking for a small number of very evil needles in a very large haystack, which is the city of London. — Charles Clarke

There is no logical reason why the camel of great art should pass through the needle of mob intelligence. — Rebecca West

Probably fewer than 2% of handguns and well under 1% of all guns will ever be involved in a violent crime. Thus, the problem of criminal gun violence is concentrated within a very small subset of gun owners, indicating that gun control aimed at the general population faces a serious needle-in-the-haystack problem. — Gary Kleck

Ozil could find the needle in a haystack with his sense of smell. — Ray Hudson

Serendipity is looking in a haystack for a needle and discovering a farmer's daughter. — Julius H. Comroe, Jr.

It's a funny thing about looking for things. If you hunt for a needle in a haystack you don't find it. If you don't give a darn whether you ever see the needle or not it runs into you the first time you lean against the stack. — P. G. Wodehouse

The way to find a needle in a haystack is to sit down. — Beryl Markham

Finding happiness should not be seen as finding a needle in a haystack.  Happiness is within. Each day is a blessing that brings an abundance of happiness.  Therefore, finding happiness should be like finding a gift in a stack of gifts. — Steve Maraboli

If he [Thomas Edison] had a needle to find in a haystack, he would not stop to reason where it was most likely to be, but would proceed at once with the feverish diligence of a bee, to examine straw after straw until he found the object of his search. ... [J]ust a little theory and calculation would have saved him ninety percent of his labor. — Nikola Tesla

Recruiting is hard. It's just finding the needles in the haystack. You can't know enough in a one-hour interview. — Steve Jobs

No matter what anyone says, suicide takes guts. It's for heroes and martyrs, truly vainglorious men. Archie was none of these. He was a man whose significance in the Greater Scheme of Things could be figured along familiar ratios: Pebble : Beach Raindrop : Ocean Needle : Haystack — Zadie Smith

I'm kinda like a needle in a haystack right now cause I haven't blown up yet. — SonReal

When you consider the sheer magnitude of investable equities to choose from in the world's emerging markets, you realize that finding one that looks attractive enough to warrant investing your faith and assets in is as formidable a task as finding a needle in a haystack. Fortunately, researching investment opportunities is a lot more interesting than digging for needles in haystacks. — Mark Mobius

Suppose it was demonstrated that one out of twenty alcoholics could learn to become a moderate social drinker. The experienced clinician would answer, 'Even if true, act as if it were false, for you will never identify that one in twenty, and in the attempt five in twenty will be ruined.' Investors should forsake the search for such tiny needles in huge haystacks. — Paul Samuelson

Fans of football and fans of nationhood have a similar zeal. Read the fanzines: their contributors could find a needle-sized diss in a haystack of compliments, and their passions are fundamentalist. — Andrew O'Hagan

Recruiting is hard. It's just finding the needles in the haystack. You can't know enough in a one-hour interview. So, in the end, it's ultimately based on your gut. How do I feel about this person? What are they like when they're challenged? I ask everybody that: 'Why are you here?' The answers themselves are not what you're looking for. It's the meta-data. — Steve Jobs

The primary role of the music industry is to have artists be heard above the rest. It's a big needle in a haystack problem. The Internet has the service and tools to find the needle in a haystack. — Ali Partovi

I've been collecting photos for a long time, I mean since I started making money. But what you have had to go through to find a good photo is like a needle in the haystack sometimes. You'll drive from one gallery to the next gallery to the next gallery. It's not an easy process. It's a very ancient model that just hasn't caught up with the times. — Guy Oseary

This,’ whispered the Doctor to Romana, ‘is going to be like trying to find a book about needles in a room full of books about haystacks. — Gareth Roberts

...it’d be like looking for a needle in a burning haystack.' 'Oh, I’ve done that,' Mark said airily. 'It’s a game we used to play, after we got rid of all our livestock and didn’t need our hay no more. You throw a match into the haystack, give the fire a three-second head start, and begin looking. You can find the needle every time if you work quick — Margaret Haddix

I know what I'm asking. For you to find a needle in - God, not even a haystack. A needle in a tower of other needles." "Plunge your hand in a tower of needles," said Magnus, "and you are likely to cut yourself badly. Are you sure this is what you want? — Cassandra Clare

It would hardly benefit me to hold anything back unnecessarily, when I know what I'm asking. For you to find a needle in--God, not even a haystack. A needle in a tower full of other needles. — Cassandra Clare

Every day I see or hear something that more or less kills me with delight, that leaves me like a needle in the haystack of light. — Mary Oliver

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