Quotations on Remarkable
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It is a remarkable honor to receive a Nobel Prize, because it not only recognizes discoveries, but also their usefulness to the advancement of fundamental science.
- Peter Agre
(Keywords: Science, Honor, Remarkable, Usefulness)
But I certainly made mistakes, for which I regret, I think most human beings in their lifetime make mistakes, mine ended up in two years prison - two very remarkable years from which I learnt a lot.
- Jeffrey Archer
(Keywords: Mistakes, Prison, Regret, Remarkable, Years)
Remarkable is the greater openness of the Catholic Church towards people of other religious traditions and persuasions. The development has not been without problems, since some people have resisted it and others have pushed openness beyond the desirable point.
- Francis Arinze
(Keywords: People, Development, Church, Problems, Religious, Remarkable, Traditions)
The amount of things I have been through and the remarkable ways in which the body has reacted is just phenomenal. No wonder I became religious, because you don't know why something's happening to you and you don't know how you bounced back.
- Amitabh Bachchan
(Keywords: Body, Religious, Remarkable, Wonder)
The Senate is a remarkable institution. It is unique. There is no other body, no other political body, no other democratic legislature in the world quite like the U.S. Senate.
- Max Baucus
(Keywords: Body, Remarkable, Senate, World)
Americans are far more remarkable than we give ourselves credit for. We've been so busy damning ourselves for years. We've done it all, and yet we don't take credit for it.
- Ray Bradbury
(Keywords: Americans, Credit, Remarkable, Years)
This is a value-added college education if I have heard one described. And what is the most remarkable about Delaware State University graduates - is they just keeping giving back.
- Michael N. Castle
(Keywords: Education, College, Giving, Remarkable, State, University, Value)
I am proud to be in the Senate. I have always been proud to be a part of our political system. It is a remarkable privilege to participate in this system of ours.
- Byron Dorgan
(Keywords: Privilege, Remarkable, Senate)
While many of us never knew Ronald Reagan personally, we felt close to him because we shared his lighthearted sense of humor, admired his uncommon virtue, and were moved by his remarkable wisdom.
- Randy Forbes
(Keywords: Wisdom, Humor, Virtue, Remarkable, Sense)
A remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he is really very good in spite of all the people who say he is very good.
- Robert Graves
(Keywords: People, Remarkable, Shakespeare)
The remarkable thing about Shakespeare is that he really is very good, in spite of all the people who say he is very good.
- Robert Graves
(Keywords: People, Remarkable, Shakespeare)
What we know is that Shakespeare wrote perhaps the most remarkable body of passionate love poetry in the English language to a young man.
- Stephen Greenblatt
(Keywords: Love, Poetry, Body, English, Language, Man, Remarkable, Shakespeare)
The New York City Ballet is always about the realm of possibilities, the realm of what the human body can do, what the human spirit can do. And it's about listening, it's about listening to remarkable music and how we respond to that.
- John Guare
(Keywords: Music, Ballet, Body, Listening, Possibilities, Remarkable, Spirit)
Some of those drawn into the holy war had been secular nationalists only a few years before. If one looks at the biographies of these people, remarkable continuities are revealed.
- Jurgen Habermas
(Keywords: War, People, Remarkable, Years)
It is truly a privilege to be able to support all women's causes on a global level. It is remarkable that something as simple as television can empower us to create change and awareness in the world.
- Teri Hatcher
(Keywords: Change, Women, Awareness, Causes, Privilege, Remarkable, Support, Television, World)
Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.
- Hermann Hesse
(Keywords: Man, Remarkable, World)
Despite Arizona's remarkable growth in recent years, we have met the current federal health standards for ozone pollution and the Environmental Protection Agency recently approved our dust control plan.
- Jane D. Hull
(Keywords: Environmental, Health, Control, Growth, Pollution, Protection, Remarkable, Years)
There have been two Geraldo Riveras through his long career. One of them was a reporter who has done some remarkable work. The other was a television show host who did what it took to get an audience.
- Brit Hume
(Keywords: Work, Career, Remarkable, Television)
We started filming in 1993 which was only four years after the fall of communism. The difference in Budapest over the last five years has been remarkable.
- Derek Jacobi
(Keywords: Communism, Difference, Remarkable, Years)
This ceremony and the intellectual aura associated with the Nobel Prizes have grown from the wisdom of a practical chemist who wrote a remarkable will.
- Stanford Moore
(Keywords: Wisdom, Ceremony, Prizes, Remarkable, Will)
In the span of three years, the Iraqi people participated in three elections, drafted a constitution, and elected a new government. While more work remains, this is remarkable progress.
- Tim Murphy
(Keywords: Work, Government, People, Progress, Constitution, Elections, Remarkable, Years)
Language is remarkable, except under the extreme constraints of mathematics and logic, it never can talk only about what it's supposed to talk about but is always spreading around.
- Howard Nemerov
(Keywords: Extreme, Language, Logic, Mathematics, Remarkable, Talk)
We've persevered because of a belief we share with the Iraqi people - a belief that out of the ashes of war, a new beginning could be born in this cradle of civilization. Through this remarkable chapter in the history of the United States and Iraq, we have met our responsibility. Now, it's time to turn the page.
- Barack Obama
(Keywords: History, Time, War, People, Civilization, Belief, Beginning, Iraq, Now, Remarkable, Responsibility, states, United)
Hire people who are better than you are, then leave them to get on with it. Look for people who will aim for the remarkable, who will not settle for the routine.
- David Ogilvy
(Keywords: People, Remarkable, Routine, Will)
She would have been a very remarkable woman, if she had not been an old maid.
- Thomas Nelson Page
(Keywords: Old, Remarkable, Woman)
As we celebrate President Reagan's remarkable career and historic legacy, we also celebrate a man of strong character, deep conviction, unforgettable charm, and wonderful wit.
- Jim Ramstad
(Keywords: Character, Career, Charm, Conviction, Deep, Man, President, Remarkable, Wit)
A man's desire for a son is usually nothing but the wish to duplicate himself in order that such a remarkable pattern may not be lost to the world.
- Helen Rowland
(Keywords: Son, Desire, Man, May, Nothing, Order, Remarkable, World)
I will only observe, that that ethereal sense - sight, and touch, which is at the other extremity of the scale, have from time acquired a very remarkable additional power.
- Jean Anthelme Brillat Savarin
(Keywords: Power, Time, Remarkable, Sense, Sight, Will)
Not only is it not remarkable to be a single woman, there's no stigma attached. You see more and more women choosing to be single as well as happenstance.
- Pepper Schwartz
(Keywords: Women, Remarkable, Woman)
Through persistent dedication, Susan B. Anthony, and other remarkable leaders, women were finally granted the right to vote in 1920.
- Louise Slaughter
(Keywords: Women, Dedication, Leaders, Remarkable, Right, Vote)
The remarkable thing is, we have a choice everyday regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day.
- Charles R. Swindoll
(Keywords: Attitude, Choice, Day, Remarkable, Will)
What we don't talk about enough is Ohio's unique and remarkable quality of life. We are a state of cities, small towns and growing suburbs where life is affordable and destinations within reach. There is no better place to raise a family.
- Bob Taft
(Keywords: Family, Life, Quality, Cities, Remarkable, State, Talk)
As a reward of their clean living and good habits these great stars have been able to withstand the rigorous test of stamina and physical exertion and have thus successfully extended their most remarkable careers over a period of many strenuous years.
- Major Taylor
(Keywords: Careers, Habits, Living, Remarkable, Reward, Stars, Years)
It is remarkable how many misconceptions there are here about life in the developing world and I think that that knowledge gap has done a lot to contribute to the imbalance quite frankly.
- Emma Thompson
(Keywords: Life, Knowledge, Remarkable, World)
I met Jesse Owens once. He was a remarkable individual, and I have tremendous respect for what he did in the Olympics under the circumstances.
- Lee Trevino
(Keywords: Circumstances, Remarkable, Respect)
The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.
- Calvin Trillin
(Keywords: Family, Mother, Nothing, Remarkable, Years)
It's a remarkable exercise to sit and look at your own work over the years.
- Vera Wang
(Keywords: Work, Exercise, Remarkable, Years)
It is very remarkable, that in the book of life, we find some almost of all kinds of occupations, who notwithstanding served God in their respective generations, and shone as so many lights in the world.
- George Whitefield
(Keywords: God, Life, Generations, Occupations, Remarkable, World)