Quotations on Testing
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Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life.
- Walter Annenberg
(Keywords: Life, Time, Adversity, Testing, Tests)
In this first testing ground of the atomic bomb I have seen the most terrible and frightening desolation in four years of war. It makes a blitzed Pacific island seem like an Eden. The damage is far greater than photographs can show.
- Wilfred Burchett
(Keywords: War, First, Testing, Years)
The danger to society is not merely that it should believe wrong things, though that is great enough; but that it should become credulous, and lose the habit of testing things and inquiring into them; for then it must sink back into savagery.
- William Kingdon Clifford
(Keywords: Society, Habit, Danger, Testing, Wrong)
We are involved in youth testing internationally. We want to try to prove without a shadow of a doubt the relationship between physical fitness and health, not just physical fitness and ability to perform.
- Kenneth H. Cooper
(Keywords: Fitness, Health, Ability, Doubt, Shadow, Testing, Want, Youth)
When this space walk will be completed, then the arm will be fully operational and ready for the next activity that will be pretty much the testing, the first flight testing of the space station arm.
- Umberto Guidoni
(Keywords: First, Pretty, Space, Testing, Will)
Winter testing is essential but there comes a point where you have had enough of all the rehearsals and the pretend racing. You just want to get down to the real action.
- Damon Hill
(Keywords: Action, Racing, Testing, Want, Winter)
The prudent course is to make an investment in learning, testing and understanding, determine how the new concepts compare to how you now operate and thoughtfully determine how they apply to what you want to achieve in the future.
- Dee Hock
(Keywords: Future, Investment, Learning, Now, Testing, Understanding, Want)
Today, we can tell people we have a testing process and facilities in place on a nationwide basis.
- Mike Johanns
(Keywords: People, Testing, Today)
I'm always active in trying to educate people when it comes to eating animal products, testing on animals, and the health benefits of being vegan, although I'm probably not the best person to be talking about the latter at the moment.
- Daniel Johns
(Keywords: Health, People, Animals, Being, Benefits, Eating, Talking, Testing, Trying)
Testing, we will never do enough of it.
- Greg LeMond
(Keywords: Testing, Will)
There's one thing better than having a great actor, and that's having a great actor who's never done this kind of role before and is hungry to do it. They're testing themselves every day. They want to get out of their trailer and get to work.
- Sam Mendes
(Keywords: Work, Actor, Day, Testing, Want)
Never stop testing, and your advertising will never stop improving.
- David Ogilvy
(Keywords: Advertising, Testing, Will)
We were tremendously encouraged by the testing of Analyze That. Audiences loved it. They were telling us that they liked it as much as the original. We recorded the laughs in the theater.
- Harold Ramis
(Keywords: Audiences, Testing, Theater)
I believe that the testing of the student's achievements in order to see if he meets some criterion held by the teacher, is directly contrary to the implications of therapy for significant learning.
- Carl Rogers
(Keywords: Learning, Order, Testing, Therapy)
We are told that the possession of nuclear weapons - in some cases even the testing of these weapons - is essential for national security. But this argument can be made by other countries as well.
- Joseph Rotblat
(Keywords: Argument, Countries, National security, Possession, Testing, Weapons)
Testing leads to failure, and failure leads to understanding.
- Burt Rutan
(Keywords: Failure, Testing, Understanding)
The Pacific had great hope that when the former President Mitered decided to halt nuclear testing, we had put behind us the issue of nuclear states testing their weapons in our Pacific region.
- Jenny Shipley
(Keywords: Hope, President, states, Testing, Weapons)
The world has been gradually reducing its nuclear arsenals. Testing must stop so that progress on the destruction of nuclear weapons may begin.
- Jenny Shipley
(Keywords: Progress, Destruction, May, Testing, Weapons, World)
The decision by France to resume nuclear testing in the South Pacific has destroyed this hope and raised a storm of protest at home, in the South Pacific and thankfully around the world.
- Jenny Shipley
(Keywords: Home, Decision, Hope, France, Protest, Testing, World)
There was a lot of protest after Bravo, from countries like India, for example. India was the first country which came forward and proposed at the United Nations that all of these nuclear tests should be stopped, that there should be a complete ban on nuclear testing.
- Martha Smith
(Keywords: Countries, Country, Example, First, Nations, Protest, Testing, Tests, United)
There are all kinds of letters and protests that come from, not surprisingly, Japanese fishermen, the fishermen's wives; there are student groups, all different types of people; the protest against the Americans' use of the Pacific for nuclear testing.
- Martha Smith
(Keywords: People, Americans, Fishermen, Letters, Protest, Testing, Wives)
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the tongue and not the deed that wins the day.
(Keywords: Men, Day, Deed, Now, Testing, Tongue)
And so, you can do hundreds and hundreds of studies showing a general factor and just so long as you restrict your populations, your testing materials and the kinds of situations you look at, you can keep finding the same wrong thing again and again.
- Robert Sternberg
(Keywords: Testing, Wrong)
I'm always looking for ways to develop as an artist, especially as a jazz artist-to find different ways of testing my voice.
- Cassandra Wilson
(Keywords: Artist, Jazz, Testing, Voice)