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Whoever becomes the head of the National Theater finds himself in a position like that of Nelson's Column - pigeons dump on you because you're there.


Peter Hall


#becomes #column #dump #finds #head

Life finds its purpose and fulfillment in the expansion of happiness.


Maharishi Mahesh Yogi


#finds #fulfillment #happiness #life #purpose

A novel's whole pattern is rarely apparent at the outset of writing, or even at the end; that is when the writer finds out what a novel is about, and the job becomes one of understanding and deepening or sharpening what is already written. That is finding the theme.


Diane Johnson


#already #apparent #becomes #deepening #end

Normal science does not aim at novelties of fact or theory and, when successful, finds none.


Thomas Kuhn


#does #fact #finds #none #normal

I want to block some common misunderstandings about "understanding": In many of these discussions one finds a lot of fancy footwork about the word "understanding."


John Searle


#block #common #discussions #fancy #finds

The pattern of a newspaperman's life is like the plot of 'Black Beauty.' Sometimes he finds a kind master who gives him a dry stall and an occasional bran mash in the form of a Christmas bonus, sometimes he falls into the hands of a mean owner who drives him in spite of spavins and expects him to live on potato peelings.


A. J. Liebling


#black #bonus #bran #christmas #drives

Even the distribution of rations leaves much to be desired; the fatigue party, well-intentioned and sympathetic though it be, often finds itself short of provisions.


Patrick MacGill


#distribution #even #fatigue #finds #itself

Human material seems to have one major defect: it does not like to be considered merely as human material. It finds it hard to endure the feeling that it must resign itself to passive acceptance of changes introduced from above.


Czeslaw Milosz


#acceptance #changes #considered #defect #does

Here the skeptic finds chaos and the believer further evidence that the hand that made us is divine.


Robert Moses


#chaos #divine #evidence #finds #further

The system becomes logically closed when each of the logical implications which can be derived from any one proposition within the system finds its statement in another proposition in the same system.


Talcott Parsons


#any #becomes #closed #derived #each






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