Etc quotes

  • Become aware of internal, subjective, subverbal experiences, so that these experiences can be brought into the world of abstraction, of conversation, of naming, etc. with the consequence that it immediately becomes possible for a certain amount of control to be exerted over these hitherto unconscious and uncontrollable processes.
    -- Abraham Maslow

    #Etc #World #Certain

  • Animal abusers are not the only culprits - the consumers are the biggest abusers! As long as buyers, users, attendees at animal performances, etc., keep using, abusers keep abusing!!!
    -- Adela Popescu

    #Animal #Long #Etc

  • Only the continuous and steady application of the methods for suppressing a doctrine, etc., makes it possible for a plan to succeed.
    -- Adolf Hitler

    #Doctrine #Succeed #Etc

  • Any 'transmitting' device or applied technical method, which gets in the way of the 'transmission'/message/story, etc., is a negative element, garbling that which ought to be clear and instantly understood, and ought to be simply-stated with economy!
    -- Alex Toth

    #Messages #Etc #Negative

  • One would have to say "in the end everything is a gag, etc" because everything is infinitely more than just a gag. The same applies to other "is"-statements such as "Laughter is an instant vacation"
    -- Alfred Korzybski

    #Laughter #Vacation #Etc

  • Take a moment think who would actually miss you if you deactivate all your social networking accounts, whatsapp, BBM etc
    -- Anamika Mishra

    #Thinking #Missing #Etc

  • I talk about stuff like my Blackberry, Lost, the internet, music, etc. so I guess that leads to the "nerd" moniker. But I don't get it that much to be honest. I guess its better than being labeled a "racist" comedian.
    -- Aziz Ansari

    #Comedian #Nerd #Etc

  • But when others suggested that the poor should not simply be the objects of these programs but also the subjects - that they should be actively involved in shaping the programs, making decisions about how to spend the money etc. - some of the previous supporters reconsidered.
    -- Barney Frank

    #Decision #Etc #Poor

  • Software entities (classes, modules, functions, etc.) should be open for extension, but closed for modification.
    -- Bertrand Meyer

    #Class #Etc #Should

  • I try not to make plans. Because, even the best laid plans etc. etc.
    -- Brent Spiner

    #Trying #Best Laid Plans #Etc

  • I am a horrible visual artist. I can't fix a car, sew, knit, cook, etc. Statistically, there is more I don't do than do.
    -- Carrie Brownstein

    #Artist #Car #Etc

  • Etc. is a perfect word-when you can't think of the right one.
    -- Charles E. McKenzie

    #Thinking #Perfect #Etc

  • Man-made things, buildings, boats, etc., we see more decidedly than the other things in a landscape.
    -- Charles Webster Hawthorne

    #Men #Landscape #Etc

  • A lot of success in life and business comes from knowing what you want to avoid: early death, a bad marriage, etc.
    -- Charlie Munger

    #Knowing #Want #Etc

  • Aside from the occasional genocide, oppression, evil and torture, etc., it is inarguable that public policy could be implemented more rapidly in an autocracy.
    -- David Harsanyi

    #Evil #Etc #Oppression

  • If every UFO report could be convincingly credited to some conventional astronomical or atmospheric phenomenon, there would be no UFO mystery. It is precisely because so many UFO reports cannot logically be blamed on stars, planets, satellites, airplanes, balloons, etc., that a UFO mystery has existed since at least the mid-1940s.
    -- Don Berliner

    #Stars #Airplane #Etc

  • My own personal, moral, spiritual, religious, etc. beliefs don't oppose same-gender marriage.
    -- Ed Case

    #Spiritual #Religious #Etc

  • Work a great deal at evening effects, lamplight, candlelight, etc. The intriguing thing is not to show the source of the light but the effect of the lighting.
    -- Edgar Degas

    #Light #Etc #Evening

  • The press heralded this as a major accomplishment. The rush from the press as soon as it was announced suggested a high level of coordination. Like lemmings in a staged dive off a cliff, 'historic' became the media's rallying cry. There is nothing historic about the deal. In fact, news reports from November 2012 noted that China expected, in 2012, that its carbon emissions would begin to decline after 2030 because of factory upgrades, efficiencies, etc.
    -- Erick Erickson

    #Media #Accomplishment #Etc

  • All experience has taught us that solving a complex problem uncovers hidden assumptions and ever more knowledge, trade-offs that we didn't anticipate but which can make the difference between meeting a deadline and going into research mode for a year, etc.
    -- Erik Naggum

    #Differences #Years #Etc

  • That's the power behind a tool like Facebook Connect. It is making a Web without walls. Facebook allows you to go to other sites to comment, rate, etc., without having to set up a new profile for that site.
    -- Erik Qualman

    #Wall #Tools #Etc

  • The middlegame I repeat is chess itself, chess with all its possibilities, its attacks, defences, sacrifices, etc.
    -- Eugene Znosko-Borovsky

    #Sacrifice #Chess #Etc

  • So, I don't know what is going to happen when the CD comes out, how well it will sell, etc. But, from a personal point of view, it was a very worthwhile endeavor.
    -- Geddy Lee

    #Views #Cds #Etc

  • It is astonishing how much the word infinitely is misused: everything is infinitely more beautiful, infinitely better, etc. The concept must have something pleasing about it, or its misuse could not have become so general.
    -- Georg C. Lichtenberg

    #Beautiful #Science #Etc

  • The more I am in a position to be tried in faith with reference to my body, my family, my service for the Lord, my business, etc., the more shall I have opportunity of seeing God's help and deliverance; and every fresh instance, in which He helps and delivers me, will tend towards the increase of my faith.
    -- George Muller

    #Opportunity #Etc #Body

  • It's not just the effect of technology on the environment, on religion, on the economic structure, on society, on politics, etc. It's that everything now exists in technology to the point where technology is the new and comprehensive host of nature of life.
    -- Godfrey Reggio

    #Technology #Etc #Politics

  • After I won a match at a tournament I tried to repeat everything I did the day I won. Before my next match, I ate the same food, I went to the same restaurant etc. Sometimes it got very boring.
    -- Goran Ivanisevic

    #Tennis #Next #Etc

  • Conversion must mean more than just being a 'card-carrying' member of the church with a tithing receipt, a membership card, a temple recommend, etc. It means to overcome the tendencies to criticize and to strive continually to improve inward weaknesses and not merely the outward appearances.
    -- Harold B. Lee

    #Mean #Church #Etc

  • Never look back. Move on. Aim high. Etc.
    -- Helen Clark

    #Moving #Etc #Looks

  • An artist must never be a prisoner. Prisoner? An artist should never be a prisoner of himself, prisoner of style, prisoner of reputation, prisoner of success, etc.
    -- Henri Matisse

    #Art #Style #Etc

  • Events, circumstances, etc., have their origin in ourselves. They spring from seeds which we have sown.
    -- Henry David Thoreau

    #Spring #Events #Etc

  • the society which projects and undertakes the technological transformation of nature alters the base of domination by gradually replacing personal dependence (of the slave on the master, the serf on the lord of the manor, the lord on the donor of the fief, etc.) with dependence on the "objective order of things" (on economic laws, the market etc.).
    -- Herbert Marcuse

    #Order #Law #Etc

  • I have no fear of making changes, destroying the image, etc., because the painting has a life of its own.
    -- Jackson Pollock

    #Artist #Etc #No Fear

  • I continue to get further away from the usual painter's tools such as easel, palette, brushes, etc.
    -- Jackson Pollock

    #Artist #Etc #Usual

  • When I am in a painting, I'm not aware of what I'm doing. It is only after a sort of 'get acquainted' period that I see what I have been about. I have no fears about making changes, destroying the image, etc, because the painting has a life of its own. I try to let it come through. It is only when I lose contact with the painting that the result is a mess. Otherwise there is pure harmony, an easy give and take, and the painting comes out well.
    -- Jackson Pollock

    #Giving #Trying #Etc

  • A determination or an effect within a system which is no longer that of a presence but of a diffrance, a system that no longer tolerates the opposition of activity and passivity, nor that of cause and effect, or of indetermination and determination, etc., such that in designating consciousness as an effect or a determination, one continues - for strategic reasons that can be more or less lucidly deliberated and systematically calculated - to operate according to the lexicon of that which one is de-limiting.
    -- Jacques Derrida

    #Determination #Etc #Causes

  • "I've always been a proponent of "if you're going to do something, do it right." I applied that across all aspects of my shooting - planning, setting up shoots, getting up early, working with athletes and models, working with clients etc. Just being a pro about it."
    -- Jimmy Chin

    #Photography #Athlete #Etc

  • These code authorities could regulate production, quantities, qualities, prices, distribution methods, etc., under the supervision of the NRA. This was fascism.
    -- John T. Flynn

    #Quality #Etc #Nra

  • Colonial system, public debts, heavy taxes, protection, commercial wars, etc., these offshoots of the period of manufacture swell to gigantic proportions during the period of infancy of large-scale industry. The birth of the latter is celebrated by a vast, Hero-like slaughter of the innocents.
    -- Karl Marx

    #War #Hero #Etc

  • I sign a film according to my instincts and everything in each department must be appealing be it story, character etc.
    -- Katrina Kaif

    #Character #Stories #Etc

  • To be honest, there were alot of talks about SS501. Alot of talks like how there was only Kim Hyun Joong enough in SS501, etc.. Hyunjoong-hyung, as well as our other members were very hurt
    -- Kim Kyu-jong

    #Hurt #Etc #Kim

  • Without land, how can you have development of roads, highways, townships, etc?
    -- Kushal Pal Singh

    #Land #Development #Etc

  • The thing about sports movies is, they can't help but feel epic - putting music to images, etc.
    -- Lindsey Shaw

    #Sports #Epic #Etc

  • I haven't read the 'Twilight' books. But it's everywhere so I feel like I know it. Edward, Bella, Jacob, etc. but... I haven't read them.
    -- Max Irons

    #Twilight #Book #Etc

  • The divine is God's concern; the human, man's. My concern is neither the divine nor the human, not the true, good, just, free, etc., but solely what is mine, and it is not a general one, but is -- unique, as I am unique. Nothing is more to me than myself!
    -- Max Stirner

    #Men #Unique #Etc

  • The moral man is necessarily narrow in that he knows no other enemy than the immoral man. He who is not moral is immoral! and accordingly reprobate, despicable, etc. Therefore, the moral man can never comprehend the egoist.
    -- Max Stirner

    #Men #Enemy #Etc

  • As a first approximation, I define belief not as the object of believing (a dogma, a program, etc.) but as the subject's investment in a proposition, the act of saying it and considering it as true.
    -- Michel de Certeau

    #Believe #Firsts #Etc

  • Absorption in Imam Husayn's affairs (his life and his person, etc.), away from his missionary side is backwardness.
    -- Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah

    #Etc #Sides #Missionary

  • In organic chemistry, we have learnt to derive from compounds containing only carbon and hydrogen, i.e. from the hydrocarbons, all other types of combinations, such as alcohols, aldehydes, ketones, acids, etc.
    -- Otto Wallach

    #Alcohol #Hydrogen #Etc

  • Painting is always strongest when in spite of composition, color, etc., it appears as a fact, or an inevitability, as opposed to a souvenir or arrangement.
    -- Robert Rauschenberg

    #Strength #Color #Etc

  • Hello, Do not greet anybody when the heart is filled with anger distrust etc. Have, instead, a pure hollow from which a whole hearted Hello emanates. .
    -- Sathya Sai Baba

    #Anger #Heart #Etc

  • I love everyone. Why? The moment I dislike someone, they own me. They own my energy, thoughts, feelings, etc...
    -- Sean Stephenson

    #Feelings #Etc #Energy

  • The old problems - love, money, security, status, health, etc. - are still here to plague us or please us.
    -- Shelley Berman

    #Etc #Problem #Love Of Money

  • Speaking of our unkind labeling of each other with, "she is divorced, she used to be inactive, etc", asked, "Can't we get over this hardening of the categories?".
    -- Sheri L. Dew

    #Divorce #Etc #Categories

  • As in art, poetry, music, etc., the best theology is worked out in pain
    -- Steve Chalke

    #Art #Pain #Etc

  • I have tried every amp, distortion box, gadget etc. that has ever been made since 1967 to present and nothing has sounded like the Tonebone. It has become an incredible asset to my sound and I recommend this to anyone who is looking for that NATURAL warm sound with sustain for days and days! Buy this now!
    -- Steve Lukather

    #Gadgets #Etc #Sound

  • My paintings always feature trails that dissolve into mysterious areas, patches of light that lead the eye around corners, pathways, open gates, etc.
    -- Thomas Kinkade

    #Eye #Light #Etc

  • I like a lot of classic movies, like, for example, 'Citizen Kane', James Dean movies, etc, etc.
    -- Tommy Wiseau

    #Etc #Example #Citizens

  • Any small business owner wears many hats. We [New View Window Cleaning] are the salesman, bookkeeper, scheduler, cleaner, customer complaint department, etc. If you aren't organized and willing to do all these things (at least in the beginning) you are better off working for someone.
    -- Tony Evans

    #Views #Etc #Hats

  • Every community has its own specialty and it's not just for clothing obviously, but for the home, etc.
    -- Tracy Reese

    #Home #Community #Etc

  • In a word, we owe obedience to the bishops in all things pertaining to our work in the missions, with ordinands, etc., but the spiritual and internal direction belongs to the Superior General.
    -- Vincent de Paul

    #Faith #Spiritual #Etc

  • My neck and shoulders are killing me. Hard to focus on writing about murder, doom, shagging, our hopeless future & other comedy etc etc.
    -- Warren Ellis

    #Writing #Focus #Etc

  • I've found that it's actually more of a disability to be tall than short. I have no problem fitting into plane toilets etc, and the adaptations made for wheelchair users - such as the lowering of bank machines - work for me as well.
    -- Warwick Davis

    #Machines #Toilets #Etc

  • If nature leads us to mathematical forms of great simplicity and beauty—by forms, I am referring to coherent systems of hypotheses, axioms, etc.—to forms that no one has previously encountered, we cannot help thinking that they are “true,” that they reveal a genuine feature of nature…. You must have felt this too: the almost frightening simplicity and wholeness of the relationships which nature suddenly spreads out before us and for which none of us was in the least prepared.
    -- Werner Heisenberg

    #Thinking #Simplicity #Etc

  • I regard it as an inelegance, or imperfection, in quaternions, or rather in the state to which it has been hitherto unfolded, whenever it becomes or seems to become necessary to have recourse to x, y, z, etc..
    -- William Rowan Hamilton

    #Imperfection #Etc #States

  • I've definitely done my share of tripping over monitors, etc. but nothing could compare to the time when I totally forgot the beginning of a song that I was starting on stage.
    -- Amanda Stott

    #Song #Etc #Tripping

  • Fans these days seem to almost expect a response from band-members any time they tweet or leave a comment etc.
    -- Beau Bokan

    #Fans #Band #Etc

  • Music does not live until it's interpreted - with all of its flaws, mannerisms, etc. It needs to be incarnated to be something.
    -- Helene Grimaud

    #Doe #Needs #Etc

  • Still, it formed one of my basic beliefs about success which is this: most of the time, success can be measured in terms of how much more than others you have of something that's in short supply. This includes money, reputation, respect, etc.
    -- Lewis Schiff

    #Etc #Belief #Reputation

  • My father ran the gamut: a favorite of his was Josef Hofmann, but there was also Friedman, Rachmaninoff, Godowsky, Lhevinne, Moiseiwitsch, Paderewski, etc.
    -- Marc-Andre Hamelin

    #Father #Etc #Rachmaninoff

  • It's also obsessiveness. I'll spend a lot of time working on a single sentence, debating over a dash or a colon, etc. I want things to be perfect. I know nothing will ever be as perfect as I want it, and this is very sad, but sometimes I can get close.
    -- Mary J. Miller

    #Perfect #Want #Etc

  • I love food too much - not because I'm fat but because it's so consumptionistic, etc.
    -- Rachel Zucker

    #Too Much #Etc #I Love Food

  • I feel the romance should never go out of any marriage. Even after one has had kids etc. Love never ends, na?
    -- Riteish Deshmukh

    #Kids #Romance #Etc

  • We were fortunate at that time we were working with Virgin, and with Flood, probably more well-known as Brian Eno's engineer now and U2's producer, etc. Even though we weren't working in a strictly popular music area, which was great, we were lucky enough to work with people who were on the cusp of those sort of things.
    -- Stephen Mallinder

    #People #Lucky #Etc

  • One philosophically fascinating aspect of Catholicism is the very strange conception of reality it presents (the incarnation, the eucharist, judgement day etc.).
    -- Tim Crane

    #Reality #Judgement #Etc

  • My biggest concern and main engagement with UNEP is focused on endangered species and illegal wildlife trade - mostly elephants, rhinos, etc.
    -- Yaya Toure

    #Rhinos #Elephants #Etc

  • Mental health treatment is most likely available to the officers, but they may be reluctant to access it due to cultural beliefs within the force, fear of stigma, etc.
    -- Brian Lindstrom

    #May #Etc #Belief

  • I'm educating myself more about world poetry. I know a lot about contemporary American poetry, so I felt I needed to learn more about figures like Borges, Akhmatova, Neruda, etc. I felt I needed a bigger lens to see poetry through. It really helps to see poetry as a world language, and not just something American.
    -- Allison Joseph

    #Etc #Lenses #World

  • "Good" people are those who don't hold in the thoughts, but find proper outlets like writing, painting, music, etc.
    -- Matthew Carter

    #Writing #People #Etc

  • Data is just like crude. It’s valuable, but if unrefined it cannot really be used. It has to be changed into gas, plastic, chemicals, etc to create a valuable entity that drives profitable activity; so must data be broken down, analyzed for it to have value.
    -- Michael Palmer

    #Data #Broken #Etc

  • ...commerce, which is mistakenly classified among the productive forms of work, ought to be ranked first among the parasitical professions like those of monk, soldier, lawyer etc.
    -- Charles Fourier

    #Soldier #Firsts #Etc

  • Human suffering is articulated in language; communication is how we seek help, consolation, etc.
    -- Rigoberto Gonzalez

    #Communication #Suffering #Etc

  • We perceive nature through the senses, which give us images of forms of colour, sounds etc. A form which exists only in relation to another form on its own, it does not exist.
    -- Edouard Vuillard

    #Giving #Doe #Etc

  • ... any dodge, or trick, or conjuration of any kind is open to the photographer's use so that it belongs to his art and is not false to nature. If the dodges, tricks, etc., lead the photographer astray, so much the worse for him; if they do not assist him to represent nature, he is not fit to use them. It is not the fault of the dodges, it is the fault of the bungler.
    -- Henry Peach Robinson

    #Art #Use #Etc

  • I had a lot of friends that were extremely hedonistic, extremely debauched, swapping partners etc.
    -- Sophie Anderton

    #Lots Of Friends #Swapping #Etc

  • A lot of artists were members of the artistic union. It gave you the possibility to buy paints, canvases, brushes, even the possibility to get a studio if you had the money to build it. It also gave you the possibility to make your living by making official art and then you would get a lot of "official" commissions: portraits, paintings, murals, etc.
    -- Ilya Kabakov

    #Art #Etc #Portraits

  • In organic chemistry there exist certain types which are conserved even when, in place of hydrogen, equal volumes of chlorine, of bromine, etc. are introduced.
    -- Jean-Baptiste Dumas

    #Hydrogen #Etc #Chlorine

  • My Day Clothes are almost worne out...send the poor printer a few gammons, or some meal, some butter, cheese, poultry, etc.
    -- John Peter Zenger

    #Clothes #Meals #Etc

  • Wherefore the race being not to the swift, etc. but time and chance happening to all men, I leave the Judgement of the whole to the Candid, of whose correction I shall never be impatient.
    -- William Petty

    #Men #Race #Etc