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Characteristics Quotes

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Buddhism has the characteristics of what would be expected
in a cosmic religion for the future:
It transcends a personal God, avoids dogmas and theology;
it covers both the natural and the spiritual,
and it is based on a religious sense
aspiring from the experience of all things,
natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity.
- Albert Einstein

Turkey, unlike chicken, has very elegant characteristics.
It has more of a cache than chicken.
Turkey is a delicacy, so it should be presented in such a way.
- Todd English

Wilderness is not defined by the absence of certain activities,
but rather by the presence of certain unique and invaluable characteristics.
- Nick Rahall

It does not matter what party you are a member of in
this great Nation of ours.
Accountability and competence are characteristics that
Americans value throughout our great land.
- Jim Costa

 

One of the characteristics I cherish in my friends
is their childlike gullibility,
and several excited minutes were spent trying to actually find this book.
- Phil Foglio

One of the characteristics of the dream is that nothing surprises us in it.
With no regret, we agree to live in it with strangers,
completely cut off from our habits and friends.
- Jean Cocteau

The talent for discovering the unique and marketable
characteristics of a product and service is a designer's most valuable asset.
- Primo Angeli

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Characteristics of a popular politician:
a horrible voice,
bad breeding, and a vulgar manner.
- Aristophanes

Each tribe has its characteristics, it is true.
- John H. Speke

One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the
power of lighting its own fire.
- John W. Foster

Species can be recognized by their morphological characteristics and songs.
- Peter R. Grant

But I'll try to immerse myself in as many of the formal
characteristics of site as possible in the landscape.
- Richard Serra

The information encoded in your DNA determines your
unique biological characteristics,
such as sex, eye color, age and Social Security number.
- Dave Barry

But having said all of that, that still doesn't account
for a lot of the increase in popularity which stems,
I think, from Lincoln's personal characteristics.
- David Herbert Donald

A man can become so accustomed to the thought of his
own faults that he will begin to cherish them as charming
little "personal characteristics."
- Helen Rowland

I consider nothing low but ignorance,
vice, and meanness, characteristics generally found
where the animal propensities predominate over the higher sentiments.
- William John Wills

Soup is a lot like a family.
Each ingredient enhances the others;
each batch has its own characteristics;
and it needs time to simmer to reach full flavor.
- Marge Kennedy

Evolution acts slowly.
Our psychological characteristics today are those that
promoted reproductive success in the ancestral environmen.
- Keith Henson

I think I would not be described as a character actor
in that I don't take on characteristics which are very alien to me.
- Jeremy Irons

Overall, the challenge of leadership is both moral
and one of developing the characteristics that make
us respected by one another.
- Louis Farrakhan

A child's learning is a function more of the characteristics
of his classmates than those of the teacher.
- James S. Coleman

The conclusion you can draw from these characteristics
is that you have an uneven development of class activity
and an uneven development of class consciousness in the working class.
- Ernest Mandel

One of the characteristics of plays that are made into
films is that they can be very talky.
- Tom Wilkinson

As technology advances, it reverses the characteristics
of every situation again and again.
The age of automation is going to be the age of 'do it yourself.'
- Marshall McLuhan

Racism is taught in our society, it is not automatic.
It is learned behavior toward persons with dissimilar
physical characteristics.
- Alex Haley

The Dalmatian breed of dog has many primitive characteristics.
- Louis Leakey

Do not ghettoize society by putting people into legal categories of gender,
race, ethnicity, language, or other such characteristics.
- Preston Manning

Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame,
but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers
are the characteristics of an excellent man.
- Satchel Paige

In God, the characteristics of men and women that we
admire in men and women are combined.
That's been a traditional Catholic teaching that God
is the combination of opposites.
- Andrew Greeley

Movements born in hatred very quickly take on the characteristics
of the thing they oppose.
- J. S. Habgood

The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity,
a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
- E. M. Forster

Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
- Felix Frankfurter

To be a book-collector is to combine the worst characteristics
of a dope fiend with those of a miser.
- Robertson Davies

The proposition that humans have mental characteristics
wholly absent in non-humans is inconsistent with the theory of evolution.
- Gary L. Francione

The distinguishing characteristics of mind are of a subjective sort;
we know them only from the contents of our own consciousness.
- Wilhelm Wundt

People of all countries have the right to choose their
own social system and road to development in the light
of their national conditions and characteristics.
- Li Peng

Furthermore, it is significant that the marked characteristics
of this race are being here emphasized most.
- Josiah Strong

The real issue is not talent as an independent element,
but talent in relationship to will, desire,
and persistence.
Talent without these things vanishes and even modest
talent with those characteristics grows.
- Milton Glaser

He who knows no hardships will know no hardihood.
He who faces no calamity will need no courage.
Mysterious though it is, the characteristics in human
nature which we love best grow in a soil with a strong mixture of troubles.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

We are all born with a unique genetic blueprint,
which lays out the basic characteristics of our personality
as well as our physical health and appearance...
And yet, we all know that life experiences do change us.
- Joan D. Vinge

One of the special characteristics of New York is that
it is different from a London or a Paris because it's the financial capital,
and the cultural capital, but not the political capital.
- Ron Chernow

In the perception of the incongruous stimuli,
the recognition process is temporarily thwarted and
exhibits characteristics which are generally not observable
in the recognition of more conventional stimuli.
- Jerome Bruner

For in 1900 all electromagnetic radiation of longer
wavelengths was already known at least to the extent
that one could not seek in it the more striking characteristics of X-rays such as,
for example, the strong penetrating power.
- Max von Laue

When I think about the world I would like to leave
to my daughter and the grandchildren I hope to have,
it is a world that moves away from unequal,
unstable, unsustainable interdependence to integrated communities -
locally,
nationally and globally - that share the characteristics
of all successful communities.
- William J. Clinton

Well, rather than to give you my impression on Los Angeles,
per se, my older sister's husband is and American,
therefore I have a pretty good idea of the,
perhaps the characteristics of Americans in general.
- Nobuo Uematsu

In other words, we are interested in the anatomical
and mental characteristics of men living under the same biological,
geographical, and social environment,
and as determined by their past.
- Franz Boas

Sometimes when you play a character,
you can feel it in your body.
And I felt like I had characteristics of my dog:
the way Webster moves,
the way he holds his head.
I kind of adapted it into this part unconsciously.
- Calista Flockhart

The fact that the Prophet cared for every human being
and tried his best to ensure their security in the
hereafter must be the most telling of his compassionate
and merciful characteristics.
- Cat Stevens

Take a sound from whatever source, a note on a violin,
a scream, a moan, a creaking door, and there is always
this symmetry between the sound basis,
which is complex and has numerous characteristics which
emerge through a process of comparison within our perception.
- Pierre Schaeffer

The kingdom of God is a theocracy.
And as it is the only form of government which will redeem and save mankind,
it is necessary that every soul should be rightly and
thoroughly instructed in regard to its nature and general characteristics.
- Orson Pratt

The book has many different characteristics:
some are extremely old-fashioned storytelling traits,
but there are also a fair number of postmodern traits,
and the self-consciousness is one.
- Jeffrey Eugenides

Positive feelings come from being honest about yourself
and accepting your personality,
and physical characteristics, warts and all;
and,
from belonging to a family that accepts you without question.
- Willard Scott

Furthermore, the Latin American nuclear-weapon free
zone which is now nearing completion has become in
several respects an example which,
notwithstanding the different characteristics of each region,
is rich in inspiration.
- Alfonso G. Robles

The level of potential physical productivity of a society
depends on both the development of the intellect of its members,
and a minimal standard of both demographic characteristics and of consumption.
- Robert Trout

A man's character never changes radically from youth to old age.
What happens is that circumstances bring out characteristics
which have not been obvious to the superficial observer.
- Hesketh Pearson

Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge.
So it is incumbent on me to know my self,
to know it completely, to know its minutiae,
its characteristics, its subtleties,
and its very atoms.
- Khalil Gibran

The physical characteristics of the child Jesus will
always remain a point of discussion.
No artist has ever produced a type, nor ever will,
that has in it all that the varying minds of all time
will acknowledge as complete.
- Henry Ossawa Tanner

After World War II great strides were made in modern Japanese architecture,
not only in advanced technology, allowing earthquake
resistant tall buildings,
but expressing and infusing characteristics of traditional
Japanese architecture in modern buildings.
- Harry Seidler

An influential member of parliament has not only to
pay much money to become such,
and to give time and labour, he has also to sacrifice his mind too -
at least all the characteristics part of it that which
is original and most his own.
- Walter Bagehot

I demonstrated the characteristics of experimental fever.
It appears after an incubation period which is never less than five days.
It follows the same pattern as natural fever in man,
but is of shorter duration and less pronounced.
- Charles Jules Henry Nicole

Two important characteristics of maps should be noticed.
A map is not the territory it represents,
but, if correct, it has a similar structure to the territory,
which accounts for its usefulness.
- Alfred Korzybski

In the forty years of the people's republic,
some of the worst historical traits were preserved in our people.
These included even the common characteristics developed
in the economic reality of the time of partitions in
the 17th and 18th centuries.
- Andrzej Wajda

In 1963 and later papers, I pointed out that the special
market characteristics of medical care and medical
insurance could be explained by reference to differences
in information among the parties involved.
- Kenneth Joseph Arrow

The children are taught more of the meanest state in
Europe than of the country they are born and bred in,
despite the singularity of its characteristics,
the interest of its history, the rapidity of its advance,
and the stupendous promise of its future.
- Henry Lawson

It would be futile to attempt to fit women into a masculine pattern of attitudes,
skills and abilities and disastrous to force them to
suppress their specifically female characteristics
and abilities by keeping up the pretense that there
are no differences between the sexes.
- Arianna Huffington

We do not discuss the anatomical, physiological,
and mental characteristics of man considered as an individual;
but we are interested in the diversity of these traits
in groups of men found in different geographical areas
and in different social classes.
- Franz Boas

The point of departure of the process to which we wish
to contribute is the fact that war is the natural reaction
of human nature in the savage state,
while peace is the result of acquired characteristics.
- Elihu Root

It is no accident that I made Cartoon Town a simple little village -
in many ways it mirrored my home town.
And, yes, many of my puppet characters took on some
of the more eccentric characteristics of people I knew there.
- William Jackson

Owing to the difficulty of dealing with substances
of high molecular weight we are still a long way from
having determined the chemical characteristics and
the constitution of proteins,
which are regarded as the principal con-stituents of living organisms.
- Karl Landsteiner

I have met with some of them - very honest fellows,
who, with all their stupidity, had a kind of intelligence
and an upright good sense,
which cannot be the characteristics of fools.
- Giacomo Casanova


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