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Scales Quotes

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Religion is more than life. Remember that his own religion
is the truest to every man even if it stands low
in the scales of philosophical comparison.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We will cut programs, we will try to rein in the size of the bureaucracy.
We will bring federal pay scales that have become so
exaggerated into line with market rates.
- Eric Cantor

I've been really fortunate to be able to do different
kinds of films in different scales,
different genres, different kinds of roles,
and that is important to me.
- Keanu Reeves

A system is in equilibrium when the forces constituting
it are arranged in such a way as to compensate each other,
like the two weights pulling at the arms of a pair of scales.
- Rudolf Arnheim

 

In my district, the budget scales back and eliminates
several long-term shore protection projects important
to the safety and economic security of Long Island.
- Tim Bishop

Just because you know umpteen billion scales,
it doesn't mean you have to use them all in a solo.
- Kirk Hammett

The injuries we do and those we suffer are seldom weighed in the same scales.
- Aesop

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When you are in deep conflict about something,
sometimes the most trivial thing can tip the scales.
- Ethel Merman

I missed out on my teenage years.
I led a sheltered life.
I was practicing scales instead of playing football.
- John Cale

The concept is basically; that the pieces we know and
love are made up of scales,
arpeggios, and the like.
- Lara St.
John

I do not see scales as abstract.
- James Galway

Scales played in the correct musical way are very exciting and rewarding.
- James Galway

Self-delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
- Paul Sweeney

A young musician plays scales in his room and only bores his family.
A beginning writer, on the other hand,
sometimes has the misfortune of getting into print.
- Marguerite Yourcenar

I didn't take lessons, and I don't know my scales.
- Lindsey Buckingham

What tipped the scales was that psychology involved working with rats.
- Morrie Schwartz

You can sightread better if you know your scales and arpeggios.
- James Galway

I don't play pyrotechnic scales.
I play about frustration, patience, anger.
Music is an extension of my soul.
- Dick Dale

Yes indeed I have gained a lot out of playing scales and etudes.
- James Galway

Whether the medium is ready for consumers is better
judged by those consumers.
I sometimes read online - but not often.
The stigma is attached to pay scales.
Much online publication is no pay or small pay.
- Gene Wolfe

I had been playing since I was 2 years old,
never remembering a life without music,
always playing everything naturally and mostly by ear,
and all the grownups wanted were more scales and drudgery out of me.
- Lara St.
John

Those nations have a very great responsibility at this
juncture of the world's affairs,
for by throwing their joint weight into the scales
of history on the right side,
they may tip the balance decisively in favour of peace.
- Arthur Henderson

What that book does for me is give me the tools in
the same way that I had the tools when I learned the
regular scales or the alphabet.
If you give me the tools, the syntax,
and the grammar, it still doesn't tell me how to write Ulysses.
- David Baker

When you see a fish you don't think of its scales,
do you? You think of its speed, its floating,
flashing body seen through the water...
If I made fins and eyes and scales, I would arrest its movement,
give a pattern or shape of reality.
I want just the flash of its spirit.
- Constantin Brancusi

Well, Steve Vai joined my dad's band right around the
time when I actually started playing guitar.
So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals,
and gave me some scales and practice things to work on.
But I pretty much learned everything by ear.
- Dweezil Zappa

There are very few human beings who receive the truth,
complete and staggering, by instant illumination.
Most of them acquire it fragment by fragment,
on a small scale, by successive developments,
cellularly, like a laborious mosaic.
- Anais Nin

I decided that if I could paint that flower in a huge scale,
you could not ignore its beauty.
- Georgia O'Keeffe

The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return.
It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
- Arthur C. Clarke

My grandfather, along with Carnegie,
was a pioneer in philanthropy,
which my father then practiced on a very large scale.
- David Rockefeller

No publisher in America improved a paper so quickly on so grand a scale,
took a paper that was marginal in qualities and brought
it to excellence as Otis Chandler did.
- David Halberstam

Dimension regulated the general scale of the work,
so that the parts may all tell and be effective.
- Marcus V. Pollio

We can scale the heights of mountains and see the world rayed out before us,
but we fail to recognize that which is before us.
- Ruth St.
Denis

Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only
balance to weigh friends.
- Plutarch

We live in an ascending scale when we live happily,
one thing leading to another in an endless series.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

War is chaotic and when you start having a larger scale
film and you have a lot of safety protocols and choreography,
I would imagine it becomes more difficult.
- Adrien Brody

What we can do as individuals may not be very much on the global scale,
but we have to start the change by living as we are teaching.
- Harri Holkeri

The tax relief that this Congress has given now in
terms of four tax cuts has overwhelmingly gone to the
people at the very top of the income scale in America.
- Richard Neal

How many women does one need to sing the scale of love all the way up and down?
- Georg Buchner

It is the emergence of mass media which makes possible
the use of propaganda techniques on a societal scale.
- Jacques Ellul

Suprisingly, one of the most complex pieces of code
is the code to determine where a note is in the staff.
Finale stores notes as relative scale positions in the current key.
- Robert Patterson

Georgian architecture respected the scale of both the
individual and the community.
- Stephen Gardiner

I like to act.
I work for scale.
I don't have an acting agent.
I'm in the book.
- John Sayles

Money isn't the most important thing in life,
but it's reasonably close to oxygen on the "gotta have it" scale.
- Zig Ziglar

Crossing the Penobscot, one found a visible descent
in the scale of humanity.
- Francis Parkman

Our form of democracy is bribery, on the highest scale.
- Gore Vidal

The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
- Richard Dawkins

Songwriting is the other weight on the opposite side
of the scale from touring.
They balance me out creatively.
- Tommy Shaw

Power doesn't have to be on such a big scale for powerful things to occur.
Within your own home, you can be a powerful woman as a mother,
influencing your children's lives.
- Jill Scott

I think anyone that thought that we were coming in
as a bunch of liberal Democrats to deliver more large-scale
social programs was nuts.
I sure didn't expect it.
- Donna Shalala

It seems there's a sliding scale between the money
they spend on a movie and its creativity.
- Nicholas Lea

My first encounter with a Kelly was not on a musical scale.
It was from primary school.
Dave and I went to primary school together and we were like boy scouts.
- Wayne Wonder

Of course, DeMille never did anything on a small scale.
- Clint Walker

I think writers need windows on a view to remind them
that a whole world is out there,
not the minutiae with which they might be dealing on a close scale.
- Anne McCaffrey

Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering.
- Aeschylus

Yahoo!
is the only company with both scale and leadership
in branded and search advertising.
- Terry Semel

Historically, the notes of scale systems anywhere have
been based on these pure harmonics.
- Lara St.
John

My MELD score was pretty high.
And the worse you get on that scale,
the sooner you get a transplant.
It's based on how sick you are.
And believe me, I was pretty sick.
- Pat Summerall

Is an intelligent human being likely to be much more
than a large-scale manufacturer of misunderstanding?
- Philip Roth

It seems to me that you would have to write a novel on a very small,
intimate scale for it not to become political.
- Jonathan Coe

On my parents' scale of values, the more Western something was,
the more cultured it was considered.
- Amos Oz

Now all we need is to continue to speak the truth fearlessly,
and we shall add to our number those who will turn
the scale to the side of equal and full justice in all things.
- Lucy Stone

Popularity should be no scale for the election of politicians.
If it would depend on popularity, Donald Duck and The
Muppets would take seats in senate.
- Orson Welles

I am not that concerned that innovation in some large
scale sense will suddenly and abruptly shift from one
part of the world to another.
- Craig Mundie

On the molecular scale, you find it's reasonable to
have a machine that does a million steps per second,
a mechanical system that works at computer speeds.
- K. Eric Drexler

I don't pity any man who does hard work worth doing.
I admire him.
I pity the creature who does not work,
at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being.
- Theodore Roosevelt

The Negro, however, has been tested on an extensive scale.
- Ellsworth Huntington

Large-scale public projects require the agreement of large numbers of people.
- Thom Mayne

War is the slaughter of human beings,
temporarily regarded as enemies, on as large a scale as possible.
- Jeanette Rankin

Thus I was able to make pioneering measurements of
the height and physical scale of plasma clouds in the
ionosphere and also to estimate wind speeds in this region.
- Antony Hewish

The man whose only pleasure in life is making money,
weighs less on the moral scale than an angleworm.
- Josh Billings

Whenever I heard the song of a bird and the answering call of its mate,
I could visualize the notes in scale,
all built up within my consciousness as a natural symphony.
- William Christopher Handy


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