For a manager to be perceived as a positive manager, they need a four to one positive to negative contact ratio.
— Ken Blanchard

A ratio of failures is built into the process of writing. The wastebasket has evolved for a reason.
Margaret Atwood ratio quote

Official dignity tends to increase in inverse ratio to the importance of the country in which the office is held.
— Aldous Huxley

The quality of moral behaviour varies in inverse ratio to the number of human beings involved.
— Aldous Huxley

Population, when unchecked, increases in a geometrical ratio.
— Thomas Robert Malthus