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Giambattista Vico Quotes and Sayings

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Uniform ideas originating among entire peoples unknown
to each other must have a common ground of truth.
- Giambattista Vico

The nature of peoples is first crude,
then severe, then benign, then delicate,
finally dissolute.
- Giambattista Vico

Common sense is judgment without reflection,
shared by an entire class, an entire nation,
or the entire human race.
- Giambattista Vico

The universal principle of etymology in all languages:
words are carried over from bodies and from the properties
of bodies to express the things of the mind and spirit.
The order of ideas must follow the order of things.
- Giambattista Vico

 

It is true that men themselves made this world of nations...
but this world without doubt has issued from a mind often diverse,
at times quite contrary, and always superior to the
particular ends that men had proposed to themselves.
- Giambattista Vico

The law of sacrifice is uniform throughout the world.
To be effective it demands the sacrifice
of the bravest and the most spotless.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

If it requires a uniform, it's a worthless endeavor.
- George Carlin

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Man has no right to kill his brother.
It is no excuse that he does so in uniform:
he only adds the infamy of servitude to the crime of murder.
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

I do not believe that the men who served in uniform
in Vietnam have been given the credit they deserve.
It was a difficult war against an unorthodox enemy.
- William Westmoreland

The older the layers, the more each of them is uniform over a great extent;
the newer the layers,
the more they are limited and subject to variation within small distances.
- George Cuvier

I feel less pressure to dress youthfully.
I'm 50 and everyone knows I'm 50 - who are you kidding? Jeans are my uniform.
I have about 15 pairs.
- Michelle Pfeiffer

Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes
a man when he has occasion for it;
courage which arises from a sense of duty acts;
in a uniform manner.
- Joseph Addison

At 39, I was back in a Red Wings uniform and loving it.
- Ted Lindsay

The journalistic vision sharpens to the point of maximum impact every event,
every individual and social configuration;
but the honing is uniform.
- George Steiner

I never want to quit playing ball.
They'll have to cut this uniform off of me to get me out of it.
- Roy Campanella

Twenty-five million veterans are living among us today.
These men and women selflessly set aside their civilian
lives to put on the uniform and serve us.
- Steve Buyer

The uniform makes for brotherhood, since when universally
adopted it covers up all differences of class and country.
- Robert Baden-Powell

When the anchorman is wearing a colonel's uniform,
it tells you something.
- Linda Ellerbee

When you put on a uniform,
there are certain inhibitions that you accept.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I like playing for Oakland, they have a very colorful uniform.
- Rickey Henderson

Our men and women in uniform deserve the best intelligence
possible to help them protect America.
- Chris Cannon

I'd go on the train to castings, changing from my school uniform on the train.
I carried on like that for a few years,
getting jobs in bits and pieces.
- Kate Moss

As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform,
in military assets, and in esteem and pride,
Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
- Joe Baca

We are today, in this country, convulsed by the situation in Iraq.
It is an extraordinary crisis.
It is taxing our men and women in uniform,
and it is certainly taxing our resolve.
- Jack Reed

But in practice Australia - the pluralism of Australia -
sorry the sectarianism to an extent stopped at the
time you took your uniform off after coming home from school.
- Thomas Keneally

Nudity is the uniform of the other side...
nudity is a shroud.
- Milan Kundera

More than 48 million men and women have served America
well and faithfully in military uniform.
- Steve Buyer

Killing someone is the ultimate crime,
while on the other hand, killing someone in uniform is fulfillment of duty.
- Ramman Kenoun

For the source of any characteristic so widespread
and uniform as this adaptation to environment we must
go back to the very beginning of the human race.
- Ellsworth Huntington

I could see myself in a white nurse's uniform,
working unnoticed for many years and at last dying,
unknown, unmarried and unsung.
- Kate Smith

I was taught you never, ever disrespect your opponent
or your teammates or your organization or your manager and never,
ever your uniform.
- Ryne Sandberg

I was in Europe and it was at this stage that I fell
in love with Americans in uniform.
And I continue to have that love affair.
- Madeleine Albright

I grew up in a military family, and there's something
about that military-style uniform,
all cleaned up, a brutal control effort the military necessarily breeds.
- Max Cannon

In World War II, the book you have in front of you,
it was said and it is probably true,
that there was not a single American who did not know
the name of somebody serving in uniform.
- Oliver North

Every body continues in its state of rest or uniform
motion in a straight line,
except insofar as it doesn't.
- Arthur Eddington

Everyone agrees that our ultimate goal is to establish a free,
open and democratic Iraqi government and bring our
men and women in uniform home as soon as possible.
- James T. Walsh

America's finest - our men and women in uniform,
are a force for good throughout the world,
and that is nothing to apologize for.
- Sarah Palin

We call ourselves a free nation, and yet we let ourselves
be told what cabs we can and can't take by a man at a hotel door,
simply because he has a drum major's uniform on.
- Robert Benchley

With freedom comes responsibility, and I can think
of no responsibility greater than putting on a U.S
military uniform and standing in the gap between an
enemy threat and civilian life.
- Zack Wamp

Pop music allows you to be who you are without having
to wear a social uniform or to conform,
which some people find impossible to do.
- Siobhan Fahey

Votes in federal elections are cast and counted in
a highly decentralized and variable fashion,
with no uniform ballots and few national standards.
- Thomas E. Mann

So I say keep yelling and hustling every minute you're in uniform.
- Enos Slaughter

I took my waitress uniform.
Seemed fitting.
- Shiri Appleby

As a civilian during the Second War,
I was exposed to danger in circumstances which removed
any distinction between the man in and the man out of uniform.
- Lester B. Pearson

I jump out of perfectly good airplanes,
and it's a great thrill and it allows me to share in
the dangers that our great men and women in uniform
share in on a regular basis.
- Hugh Shelton

If my uniform doesn't get dirty, I haven't done anything in the baseball game.
- Rickey Henderson

Am I still in uniform? Then I ain't retired.
- Pete Rose

Well, I enjoy sharing in the dangers that we ask our
men and women in uniform to share in almost every day.
- Hugh Shelton

When I joined Custer I donned the uniform of a soldier.
It was a bit awkward at first but I soon got to be
perfectly at home in men's clothes.
- Calamity Jane

Bobbed hair makes women look uniform.
They lack individuality.
- Erich von Stroheim

I was a Navy officer writing about Navy problems and
I simply stole this lovely Army nurse and popped her into a Navy uniform,
where she has done very well for herself.
- James A. Michener

Michael Jordan always wore his Carolina shorts under his Bulls' uniform.
- Lorrie Fair

John will never send a boy or girl in a uniform anywhere
in the world because of our need and greed for oil.
- Teresa Heinz

I love doubleheaders.
That way I get to keep my uniform on longer.
- Tommy Lasorda

Our men and women in uniform put their lives on the
line for our nation every day;
they should not have to jeopardize their financial well-being as well.
- Mark Pryor

The fourth major league game I ever saw in person,
I was in uniform.
- Ryne Sandberg

I was in uniform for four years, and I know that heroism
doesn't occur from taking orders,
but rather from people who through their own willpower
and strength are willing to sacrifice their lives for an idea.
- Thor Heyerdahl

We need to put undercover security armed people at
the curbside of the terminal with the uniform of policemen.
We need to protect the terminal.
We need to protect the security checkpoint,
the gate, the aircraft, the perimeter.
- Isaac Yeffet

Now between the meanings of words and their sounds
there is ordinarily no discoverable relation except one of accident;
and it is therefore miraculous,
to the mystic, when words which make sense can also
make a uniform objective structure of accents and rhymes.
- John C. Ransom

I loved school, I loved putting on my uniform and doing homework every day.
I was one of those good students that the teachers liked.
I guess that's got to be a pretty nerdy,
geeky part of me.
- Yvonne Strahovski

The American flag is an enduring symbol of liberty,
democracy, and justice.
It is fitting that the House act to protect it as we
approach our nation's birthday,
and as our men and women in uniform rally behind it in Iraq's battlefields.
- Joe Barton

Today, only 2 percent of the people know the name of
someone serving in uniform.
That means 2 percent of your listeners can actually
conjure up the image of someone wearing the uniform
of the military of the United States.
- Oliver North

The elections that have taken place in these countries
are a reflection of the lure of Democracy,
and the resilience of our men and women in uniform
who helped bring freedom to many who never knew what the word truly meant.
- Jim Sensenbrenner

Over this August district work period,
like many of my colleagues, I spent a lot of time with
the men and women in uniform from my home State.
The 196th Field Artillery Brigade just got back from a year in Afghanistan.
- Zach Wamp

We all join the President in applauding the sacrifices
made by our brave men and women in uniform.
But we must continue to provide them the tools they
need to accomplish the difficult tasks they face.
- Dick Durbin

It's trite to say that the world has gotten smaller
in the age of globalization,
but my travels have told me that it's wrong to think
this means there is some kind of uniform world culture.
- Norman Spinrad

In preseason camp, there are no friends.
when newcomers arrive trying to take not only your job,
but maybe your best friend's job, you work together
to try to help each other.
Everyone is an outsider until you're given a uniform.
- Sue Wicks

In the over two centuries since the signing of the
Declaration of Independence,
millions of Americans have bravely served our nation
in uniform so that all generations can continue to
enjoy those same liberties.
- Doc Hastings

I have a friend that is a WWII buff,
and we sat and talked a lot about stuff like the war
and the reasons behind it,
and you now it's all in the uniform.
Once you're in it, it usually does all the work for you.
- Ryan Gosling

And so, the youngsters you have today,
even though there are far fewer of them -
in World War II 16.5 million men and women in uniform,
today roughly a million in uniform in spite of the
fact that the country is almost twice as large a population
as we had in World War II.
- Oliver North

If there is a gay uniform, the differences are in how
each man coordinates the details:
the brand and cut of the jeans,
the design of belts and boots, the haircut,
the number and size of earrings.
- Lance Loud


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