Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Translated Quotes

I hope you find great value in these Quotes about Translated from my large collection of inspirational quotes and motivational sayings.

If it is surely the means to the highest end we know,
can any work be humble or disgusting?
Will it not rather be elevating as a ladder,
the means by which we are translated?
- Henry David Thoreau

Related topics: Values Motivational Action

One effect that the Nobel Prize seems to have had is
that more Arabic literary works have been translated into other languages.
- Naguib Mahfouz

In this electronic age we see ourselves being translated
more and more into the form of information,
moving toward the technological extension of consciousness.
- Marshall McLuhan

Architecture is the will of an epoch translated into space.
- Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

 

In the last 1,000 years, the Arabs have translated
as many books as Spain translates in just one year.
- Larry Elder

Myths can't be translated as they did in their ancient soil.
We can only find our own meaning in our own time.
- Margaret Atwood

There is a vitality, a life force, an energy,
a quickening, that is translated through you into action,
and because there is only one of you in all time,
this expression is unique.
- Martha Graham

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


I've written more songs for this record than I ever
have in the past so I'm trying to give it a lot of
special attention to be sure my ideas really get translated right.
- Suzy Bogguss

The first problem of the media is posed by what does not get translated,
or even published in the dominant political languages.
- Jacques Derrida

We are not to expect to be translated from
despotism to liberty in a featherbed.
- Thomas Jefferson

I translated Beatles songs for my English class.
- Christian Lacroix

When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book,
but translated into a better language.
- John Donne

Dreamland is a book, but it's my song in book form.
It's translated itself into a different medium.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter

Every rejection is incremental payment on your dues
that in some way will be translated back into your work.
- James Lee Burke

As thy days, so shall thy strength be which,
in modern language, may be translated as thy thoughts so shall thy life be.
- Emmet Fox

God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age,
some by sickness, some by war, some by justice.
- John Donne

We may always depend on it that algebra,
which cannot be translated into good English and sound common sense,
is bad algebra.
- William Kingdon Clifford

Whatever is powerful to you can be translated into
something which will matter to somebody that you will never know.
- Jeanette Winterson

The nature of anguish is translated into different forms.
- Franz Kline

I will say nothing to an actor that cannot be translated into action.
- Elia Kazan

This sympathy is not translated into force against
the British government because it is not like the anti-
apartheid movement which had a high profile here and
Mandela is a more engaging figure than Yasser Arafat.
- Tom Paulin

From the early days of European migration to America,
in the 17th Century, the prototype of buildings was
based on English precedent,
even if mostly translated into the locally available material in abundance:
timber.
- Harry Seidler

Where words can be translated into equivalent words,
the style of an original can be closely followed;
but no translation which aims at being written in normal
English can reproduce the style of Aristotle.
- Gilbert Murray

Whatever is about you that is translated into your art,
that's gonna keep you completly original and fresh and I just think that,
that's just the best advice I can give,
to an artist creatively.
- Bubba Sparxxx

Yeah, my drum programming especially is based on my
knowledge of playing a drum kit.
For the bass too, definitely.
It was the first thing that I translated any sort of ideas through.
It must have shaped it somehow.
- Tom Jenkinson

You know, this is really a way of cooking.
It's not my way.
I'm deeply influenced by the Mediterranean way of being.
I've spent a lot of time there.
And I've sort of translated it; I've tried to make
it available to people in this country to whom it might not be familiar.
- Sally Schneider

I wrote those poems for myself, as a way of being a
soldier here in this country.
I didn't know the poems would travel.
I didn't go to Lebanon until two years ago,
but people told me that many Arabs had memorized these
poems and translated them into Arabic.
- June Jordan

I woke up find a rather noisy multi-lingual meeting going on.
This was great as everyone could participate and even
though everything had to be translated into about four
different languages it never became boring.
After a while the meeting broke up and everyone went for food.
- John Blair

Second, the President's popularity has not translated
into increased support for the Republican party or
for the policies and approaches on domestic policy
championed by the President.
- Thomas E. Mann

Palestinian terrorism has to be rejected and condemned,
yes.
But it should not be translated defacto into a policy
of support for a really increasingly brutal repression,
colonial settlements and a new wall.
- Zbigniew Brzezinski

It has since been agreed that speeches given in English
will be translated into French and vice versa,
and even into German and Italian when necessary.
No doubt translations into Esperanto will also soon be in demand.
- Fredrik Bajer

I don't think we're going to save anything if we go
around talking about saving plants and animals only;
we've got to translate that into what's in it for us.
- Jim Fowler

Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.
- Warren G. Bennis

Any man who does not have his inner world to translate is not an artist.
- Theophile Gautier

To go to the next level, you have to be special,
and I look for those special qualities in those players,
those qualities that I think will translate to the NFL.
- Ron Jaworski

You would be surprised how hard it often is to translate an action into thought.
- Karl Kraus

As far as modern writing is concerned,
it is rarely rewarding to translate it,
although it might be easy.
Translation is very much like copying paintings.
- Boris Pasternak

We speak of virtue, honour, reason; but our thought
does not translate any one of these concepts into a substance.
- Wilhelm Wundt

I don't think know if anything's going to translate anywhere.
You're making a movie, you hope it's going to be funny,
you can't think about how it's going to go over.
- Ben Stiller

That's the dirty little secret of Mormon growth.
Lots of baptisms don't necessarily translate into long-term membership.
- David Campbell

Cable would not translate into the public radio universe.
- Juan Williams

We're seeing how the videos translate to the live shows
and how the technology is really reaching kids.
- Willie Aames

Why do you have to translate and decode things? Just let the image be.
It will have a special kind of reality that it won't once it's decoded.
- Laurie Anderson

American shows don't always translate,
but this one has and speaking for myself I'm quite glad for it.
- Paul Guilfoyle

The problem is that it is difficult to translate.
- Elfriede Jelinek

When I need a word and do not find it in French,
I select it from other tongues, and the reader has
either to understand or translate me.
Such is my fate.
- Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Classical music's ability to translate emotional themes is fantastic.
- Alan Price

An organization's ability to learn, and translate that
learning into action rapidly,
is the ultimate competitive advantage.
- Jack Welch

Words are the children of reason and,
therefore, can't explain it.
They really can't translate feeling because they're not part of it.
That's why it bugs me when people try to analyze jazz
as an intellectual theorem.
It's not.
It's feeling.
- Bill Evans

I wanted to translate from one flat surface to another.
In fact, my learning disabilities controlled a lot of things.
I don't recognize faces, so I'm sure it's what drove
me to portraits in the first place.
- Chuck Close

Improvisation is almost like the retarded cousin in the comedy world.
We've been trying forever to get improvisation on TV.
It's just like stand-up.
It's best when it's just left alone.
It doesn't translate always on TV.
It's best live.
- Amy Poehler

I try to construct a picture in which shapes,
spaces, colors, form a set of unique relationships,
independent of any subject matter.
At the same time I try to capture and translate the
excitement and emotion aroused in me by the impact with the original idea.
- Milton Avery

I am really looking for a chance to direct.
I feel like that's kind of the next frontier for me.
I know that it's really hard to do, but I feel like
I want to have a chance to try and translate something
I've written and try and get a tone across.
- Dana Fox

Just as man can't exist without his body,
so no rights can exist without the right to translate
one's rights into reality,
to think, to work and keep the results,
which means: the right of property.
- Ayn Rand

When you translate poetry in particular,
you're obliged to look at how the writer with whom
you're working puts together words,
sentences, phrases, the triple tension between the line of verse,
the syntax and the sentence.
- Marilyn Hacker

Our citizens and those who have gone before us charted
the broad outlines of where we need to go,
and they would envy our opportunity to translate those dreams into action.
And I believe they will judge us very harshly should we fail to act.
- Dave Freudenthal

Sometimes it just doesn't translate to people.
You just move on, and you feel bad because people worked
so hard on it and everyone loved it...
Everybody was treated so well and was going for something
and trying to do the best work possible.
- Catherine Keener

With a terrible script you hustle and try to make it better.
But with a good script it can be trouble because you rest on your laurels,
so to speak, you think it's going to translate easily.
- Robert Downey, Jr.

Film and television is just a different technique in
terms of how to approach the camera but basically the job is the same;
but what you learn as a craft in theater,
you can then learn to translate that into any mediums.
- Joe Morton

Telling your story out loud is the way human beings communicate.
We don't normally think up words, translate how to
spell them and then move our fingers up and down over
this randomly arranged set of keys to make the same
letters appear on a screen.
- Kevin J. Anderson

I guess whatever maturity is there may be there because
I've been keeping a journal forever.
In high school my friends would make fun of me -
you're doing your man diary again.
So I was always trying to translate experience into words.
- Anthony Doerr

I liked Latin, I like languages, I liked all the myths,
and the Roman tales that we were required to translate in Latin,
and all these interesting people who were never quite
what they thought they would be or seemed to be.
- Suzanne Farrell

Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance.
That translates into pacing a story,
pleasing a reading audience.
- Jimmy Buffett

The voice collects and translates your bad physical health,
your emotional worries, your personal troubles.
- Placido Domingo

My Roman girlfriend translates bits from Italian into English.
It is sublime.
- Francesca da Rimini

I mean, all the ratings wars are silly.
But, I mean, someone has to be concerned about the
ratings because it means,
you know, it translates into revenue.
- Connie Chung

Women can't be afraid to look like action heroes.
It's not always pretty, but when it's on the screen,
it translates well to the audience.
- Victoria Pratt

Prayer is translation.
A man translates himself into a child asking for all
there is in a language he has barely mastered.
- Leonard Cohen

I've had the same, full-time assistant and typist for eight or nine years now.
She's read everything I've written, she types everything and does a good job,
translates it and makes comments.
- Kevin J. Anderson

You know, that kind of coldness, you know.
And I think, yeah, I think that definitely helped.
The female characters on the show, you can see some
of them wanting to know what makes him tick.
And I guess that translates into some of the fans outside.
You know?
- Matt Robinson

And preserving our open spaces or having them there
for recreational purposes is one of the things that
contributes to the high level of quality of life that
we offer in Pennsylvania,
and that also translates into economic benefits.
- Ed Rendell


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Translated Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.