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We often attribute 'understanding' and other cognitive
predicates by metaphor and analogy to cars,
adding machines, and other artifacts,
but nothing is proved by such attributions.
- John Searle

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Nothing is ever guaranteed, and all that came before
doesn't predicate what you might do next.
- Maya Lin

The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea
that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work.
- Brian Eno

Real freedom is creative, proactive,
and will take me into new territories.
I am not free if my freedom is predicated on reacting to my past.
- Kenny Loggins

 

They do not depend upon mere legends and myths.
They are not predicated on the false conception that
the Emperor is divine and that the Japanese people
are superior to other races.
- Emperor Hirohito

Much of the debate over global warming is predicated on fear,
rather than science.
- James Inhofe

My mental approach is totally different.
My coach predicated everything on defense.
He always talked about defense, defense,
defense.
I took it to heart that if you play defense,
you can take the heart from an offensive player.
- Eric Williams

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Humor has historically been tied to the mores of the day.
The Yellow Kid was predicated on what people thought
was funny about the immigrant Irish.
When you're different in a society, you're funny.
- Will Eisner

Now that I look back, I realize that a life predicated
on being obedient and taking orders is a very comfortable life indeed.
Living in such a way reduces to a minimum one's need to think.
- Adolf Eichmann

Classical philosophical theism maintained the ontological
distinction between God and creative world that is
necessary for any genuine theism by conceiving them
to be of different substances,
with particular attributes predicated of each.
- Arthur Peacocke

Compassion is the basis of morality.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences,
in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures -
and that is the basis of all human morality.
- John F. Kennedy

Mystery creates wonder, and wonder is the basis
of man's desire to understand.
- Neil Armstrong

Morality is the basis of things
and truth is the substance of all morality.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection.
So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.
- William Faulkner

Government is an unnecessary evil.
Human beings, when accustomed to taking responsibility for their own behavior,
can cooperate on a basis of mutual trust and helpfulness.
- Fred Woodworth

Rationalism is the enemy of art, though necessary as
a basis for architecture.
- Arthur Erickson

Trust should be the basis for all our moral training.
- Robert Baden-Powell

My philosophy from day one is that I can sleep better
at night if I can improve an individual's knowledge about food and wine,
and do it on a daily basis.
- Emeril Lagasse

I'm against this huge globalisation on the basis of economic advantage.
- David Attenborough

The Liberals have been pressing for the brief on the
basis of which he said there was authority for war.
- Clare Short

On a daily basis there are some huge ones that are,
sure, from time to time, but it is helping the reader
sort through all this sort of gray stuff out there.
- Jim Lehrer

The basis, the corner-stone of this Government,
was the perfect equality of the free,
sovereign, and independent States which made it.
- Robert Toombs

Individual and national rights to wealth rest on the
basis of civil and international law,
or at least of custom that has the force of law.
- Alfred Marshall

Piano should be the one.
Yeah, because that's your basis.
Everything is right there in front of you.
- Billy Eckstine

Physical fitness is not only one of
the most important keys to a healthy body,
it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.
- John F. Kennedy

While I recognize the necessity for a basis of observed reality...
true art lies in a reality that is felt.
- Odilon Redon

Almost everything in 'A Day With Wilbur Robinson' has some basis in truth.
And yes, my sister did pay me to feed her grapes while
she talked to her boyfriend on the phone.
- William Joyce

Far from being the basis of the good society,
the family, with its narrow privacy and tawdry secrets,
is the source of all our discontents.
- Edmund Leach

The basis of our political system is the right of the
people to make and to alter their constitutions of government.
- George Washington

Wonder is the basis of worship.
- Thomas Carlyle

I sold some shares, but on a net basis,
significantly increased my ownership.
- Jeffrey Skilling

Thus the genetic basis to the origin of bird species
is to be sought in the inheritance of adult traits
that are subject to natural and sexual selection.
- Peter R. Grant

When you have no basis for an argument,
abuse the plaintiff.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Judges rule on the basis of law, not public opinion,
and they should be totally indifferent to pressures of the times.
- Warren E. Burger

As an economics undergraduate, I also worked on a part-time basis in Cambridge,
Massachusetts, for a company that was advising customers
about portfolio decisions,
writing reports.
- Merton Miller

Appellant constituted a legitimate class of one,
and this provides a basis for Congress's decision to
proceed with dispatch with respect to his materials.
- William J. Brennan, Jr.

In politics shared hatreds are almost always the basis of friendships.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

We are not coaching on a daily basis because we often
travel with our charity and commercial interests.
- Nadia Comaneci

The basis of tragedy is man's helplessness against disease,
war and death; the basis of comedy is man's helplessness
against vanity (the vanity of love,
greed, lust, power).
- Dawn Powell

On the basis of Lorentz's theory, if we limit ourselves
to a single spectral line,
it suffices to assume that each atom (or molecule)
contains a single moving electron.
- Pieter Zeeman

Well, being a Canadian, I love SCTV,
and I think it's the basis for all good North American comedy,
so I compare everything to that.
- Melissa Auf der Maur

I think we'll build a consensus for action on Social
Security reform which will reduce that long-term unfunded
obligation and put the system on a sustainable basis.
- John W. Snow

The Jews had, as a matter of fact, long been all along
the most ingenious entrepreneurs.
It was only our own future that we had never built upon a business basis.
- Theodor Herzl

We must keep on trying to solve problems,
one by one, stage by stage, if not on the basis of
confidence and cooperation,
at least on that of mutual toleration and self-interest.
- Lester B. Pearson

Sound science must be a basis to governing our trade
relations around the globe.
- Bill Frist

On a selfish basis, I really enjoy sports and activity.
- Alan Thicke

Stock market bubbles don't grow out of thin air.
They have a solid basis in reality, but reality as
distorted by a misconception.
- George Soros

I later spent...
five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey,
always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting
a legal argument for release.
- John Forbes Nash, Jr.

Most Kikuyu marriages were arranged on the basis of
what is described by anthropologists as the bride price.
- Louis Leakey

I often wonder if we could not solve the world's problems
on a similar basis of harmony.
- Artur Rodzinski

Our nation and those of the developed world must offer
our own resistance to despot leaders who seek to commit
murder on the basis of religion or race.
- Tim Bishop

Anytime you deny the acknowledgement of God you are
undermining the entire basis for which our country exists.
- Roy Moore

Today, we can tell people we have a testing process
and facilities in place on a nationwide basis.
- Mike Johanns

We don't have any rules about how we depict violence,
or how much violence is in a movie.
It's a calibration on a case-by-case basis.
- Joel Coen

If I am taking a job, I really want to do it 100% on a daily basis,
and that's not what I can do right now.
- Thomas Dooley

The experience of ages has shown that a man who works on the land is purer,
nobler, higher, and more moral...
Agriculture should be at the basis of everything.
That's my idea.
- Nikolai Gogol

Society can exist only on the basis that there is some
amount of polished lying and that no one says exactly what he thinks.
- Lin Yutang

Education can counteract the natural tendency to do the wrong thing,
but the inexorable succession of generations requires
that the basis for this knowledge be constantly refreshed.
- Garrett Hardin

The reason man does not experience his true cultural
self is that until he experiences another self as valid
he has little basis for validating his own self.
- Edward T. Hall

Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation,
and is thus a source of civilized delight.
- William Safire

Respect for the truth comes close to being the basis for all morality.
- Frank Herbert

The human race is the basis on which heaven is founded,
is because man was last created, and that which is
last created is the basis of all that precedes.
- Emanuel Swedenborg

To advocate a New Order was to seek freedom and respect
for peoples without prejudice,
and to seek a stable basis for the existence all peoples,
equally, and free of threats.
- Hideki Tojo

Double-digit inflation is a terrible thing -
and it got up to 14 or 15 percent on a monthly basis for a while,
shortly after I became chairman of the Fed.
- Paul A. Volcker

The Patriot Act allows and provides a basis for an exchange of information.
- John Ashcroft

This was all very new to me and I did not want to ruin his film!
So we worked hard on that basis of confidence that
is needed to collaborate comfortably.
- Helena Christensen

Knowledge, the object of knowledge and the knower are
the three factors which motivate action;
the senses,
the work and the doer comprise the threefold basis of action.
- Friedrich Schiller

So this anchoring in some way, in some important way
in the past without repeating the past,
but on the basis of the past building something new:
that is what is important.
- Gunther Schuller

The movement of the emitters of the spectral lines
may be deduced on the basis of the Doppler principle.
- Johannes Stark

I guess darkness serves a purpose: to show us that
there is redemption through chaos.
I believe in that.
I think that's the basis of Greek mythology.
- Brendan Fraser


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