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Guessing Quotes

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A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Related topics: Friendship Relationship

Informed decision-making comes from a long tradition
of guessing and then blaming others for inadequate results.
- Scott Adams

History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice.
- Will Durant

I don't get into that second guessing of myself publicly.
- Stephen Harper

 

A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still:
you must not want to see everything.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

When it came to foods it was a guessing game.
- Tony Perez

The East Germans first used biomechanics.
This meant that rather than guessing about technique and form,
they could apply changes to athletic performance based on science.
- Bill Toomey

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Nothing matters but the facts.
Without them, the science of criminal investigation
is nothing more than a guessing game.
- Blake Edwards

The whole art of war consists of guessing at what is
on the other side of the hill.
- Arthur Wellesley

Don't keep a man guessing too long -
he's sure to find the answer somewhere else.
- Mae West

Guessing what the pitcher is going to throw is eighty
percent of being a successful hitter.
The other twenty percent is just execution.
- Hank Aaron

It is easier to keep half a dozen lovers guessing than
to keep one lover after he has stopped guessing.
- Helen Rowland

When you're a father, you know exactly where your heart really is.
There's no question of it, no doubt.
That part of your life has no second guessing.
- Fred Ward

If you ever want to get the facts straight about me or the Batman,
please write to the original source,
myself,
for the truth, instead of second guessing.
- Bob Kane

I showed people that it's not about guessing what people can do.
It's about saying, 'Here, show me what you can do.'
- David Ortiz

My only obligation is to keep myself and other people guessing.
- Jude Law

I agree with the President that second-guessing is not a strategy,
but at the same time, I want to continue the dialogue
that ultimately will lead to bringing all of our troops home.
- Howard Coble

I really try not to read the tennis articles,
because a lot of times they're guessing at how a player is feeling,
and I like to keep myself kind of open minded about how I'm feeling,
rather than have someone else explain to me what's going on.
- Jim Courier

The shrewd guess, the fertile hypothesis,
the courageous leap to a tentative conclusion -
these are the most valuable coins of the thinker at work.
But in most schools guessing is heavily penalized and
is associated somehow with laziness.
- Jerome Bruner

Most films I work on, the people making the film are
constantly second-guessing the executives of the studio,
the producer, and the audience.
It is very hard to accomplish anything in that situation.
- Carter Burwell

Things change all the time, and they'll probably never be the same again.
It's just the natural evolution of the human condition.
Things change, and whatever it is is what it is.
I mean, you try to start second guessing that,
you either get rich or die broke.
- Guy Clark

I'm becoming more and more myself with time.
I guess that's what grace is.
The refinement of your soul through time.
- Jewel

Walk on road, hmmm?
Walk left side, safe. Walk right side, safe.
Walk middle, sooner or later get squish just like grape.
Here, karate, same thing.
Either you karate do "yes" or karate do "no."
You karate do "guess so," squish just like grape. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children
is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia:
it seemed like a good idea at the time.
- Bill Cosby

Meddling:
Everything that happens in the world, or doesn't happen,
is NOT my responsibility.
There are more than enough things that are my responsibility.
I am responsible for my thoughts, my beliefs, and my actions -
and that is enough.
It does not serve me to mind anyone else's business.
I can only make myself unhappy by trying to second guess
what anyone else thinks or does.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Anthropology demands the open-mindedness
with which one must look and listen,
record in astonishment
and wonder that which one would not have been able to guess.
- Margaret Mead

Poetry is the opening and closing of a door,
leaving those who look through to guess about what
is seen during the moment.
- Carl Sandburg

Every spirit makes its house,
and we can give a shrewd guess
from the house to the inhabitant.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I don't like formal gardens.
I like wild nature.
It's just the wilderness instinct in me,
I guess.
- Walt Disney

Still, things could be a lot worse.
Oh, that's right... I'm falling to my death. Guess they can't.
- the movie Megamind (2010)

From the way most people live,
one would never guess that humans are beings of free will.
Repetition can be a choice, but often it isn't.
The athlete or pianist who practices the same routine
day after day, year after year, has their eye on a goal.
The unending repetition is a conscious choice
in the pursuit of a life dream.
But what about the sameness of most lives?
Observe the morning commute, the after-work drink,
the Sunday football game or religious service -
how many of those people are consciously following their dream,
training their mind, body, and spirit through that daily repetition?
And how many are mindlessly slogging through each day
out of habit and boredom?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I am not quite sure where home is right now.
I do have places in London and Milan,
and a house in Spain.
I guess I would say home is where my mother is,
and she lives in Spain.
- Sarah Brightman

I guess I was a mom so late in life,
my daughter was the greatest thing since sliced bread.
- Candice Bergen

An economist's guess is liable to be as good as anybody else's.
- Will Rogers

If you don't design your own life plan,
chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan.
And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
- Jim Rohn

I've been told by the prosecutors and by my own attorneys
I should go to law school.
I guess I have a knack for it.
- Monica Lewinsky

Actually, my mother and Alfie came for three weeks'
Christmas vacation and stayed for 21 years.
I guess my mother never went back because she was lonely.
- Frank McCourt

I guess a good song is a good song is a good song,
ya know.
- George Thorogood

I guess if I wrote a book one day, it would be about hair.
- Julia Louis-Dreyfus

I guess because of my act, people think that I say things they want to say,
and that they can just come up and say anything to me.
- Wanda Sykes

After 12 years, the old butterflies came back.
Well, I guess at my age you call them moths.
- Franco Harris

When he brought it to me four years ago,
Rodney King had just arrived, I was involved in the clean-up of L.A.
and I guess it was part of my experience.
- Kathryn Bigelow

So, I guess the answer to your question is very few
people can bring off a novel of the future because
it's just so damn hard to make it look like the future.
- Jerry Pournelle

Being me is no different than being most anyone else,
I guess.
- Layne Staley

I guess they're tough jokes.
But there's lots of things you either laugh or cry at.
And you just can't cry.
- Sam Kinison

Good tests kill flawed theories; we remain alive to guess again.
- Karl Popper

I guess the line between being paranoid and being a
rock star is smaller than one would expect.
- Brian Molko

I literally was saved by a role, from becoming a cab driver.
I never did have to wait tables, though,
so looking back I guess I had it pretty soft.
- Sam Waterston

I guess I just don't have a talent for it,
some women just aren't the marrying kind -
or anyway,
not the permanent marrying kind, and I'm one of them.
- Jane Wyman

Originally, I came from Texas, and we lived on -
I guess you'd call it welfare,
what we called relief.
- Carol Burnett

I guess I work well with others I handle younger actors well.
- Hector Elizondo

I guess it comes back to the old motto,
you have you're fifteen minutes a fame.
- Steve Brown

I've been an important star and lived a full life,
yet I only hve three close friends.
I guess that's all anyone can expect.
- Hedy Lamarr

I guess professionally it began when Hal Hartley used
some music of mine in his film The Unbelievable Truth.
- Jim Coleman

Indeed, I would venture to guess that Anon,
who wrote so many poems without signing them,
was often a woman.
- Virginia Woolf

MTV didn't call.
I guess I wasn't hip and groovy enough.
- Dan Fogelberg

I would guess that any criticism about Wal-Mart could
have some element of truth with 1,500,000 people.
- Lee Scott

I wouldn't say no to other kinds of musical opportunities.
I guess that it just depends on what it was or what it required me to do,
and if I felt that it compromised my own soul.
- Joan Jett

Well you're talking about a long career,
a lot of movies, a lot of stars.
I guess working with Henry Fonda and Katherine Hepburn was a great privilege.
- Mark Rydell

I'm not computer literate.
I e-mail.
I know how to get on the Web, but I haven't crossed
over into the internet world.
I'm old-fashioned, I guess.
- Katie Holmes

I guess when I first started speaking with an American accent,
there's a tendency to create a caricature of the accent
because you just exaggerate the pieces that stand out to you.
- Radha Mitchell

The past is an old armchair in the attic,
the present an ominous ticking sound,
and the future is anybody's guess.
- James Thurber

Cancer came back into my life twice in order for me to understand something,
and I guess I still wasn't getting it.
And my husband wasn't getting it, either.
- Mariel Hemingway

But I'm also a vegetarian so there's another factor I guess.
- Radha Mitchell

Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best
prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.
- Ambrose Bierce

Sure, I have a lot of friends that are actors.
Just because I guess I run into a lot of actors in my work.
- Beau Bridges

I've known Harvey for over 40 years and I worked with
him on the Burnett show for 11 years.
I guess you could say we're about as close as you can
get to being a comedy team.
- Tim Conway

If enough people think of a thing and work hard enough at it,
I guess it's pretty nearly bound to happen,
wind and weather permitting.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder

We were all Romans once, I guess.
- Omar Epps

Catfish is not playing guitar no more,
he's doing like a home-front thing.
He had been in the business around ten years before I got in it,
so I guess he's had enough of it.
- Bootsy Collins

I guess all songs is folk songs.
I never heard no horse sing 'em.
- Big Bill Broonzy


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