Quotes of Calculated

“ When you're making pictures out of heartfelt passion, it hurts when someone calls them a calculated business move. ”

- Michael Douglas

“ The joy of viewing land, the hope of in a few days ranging through the long wished-for spot and the pleasure of again resuming my wonted employment may be readily calculated. ”

- David Douglas

“ Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on one's ideas, to take a calculated risk - and to act. ”

- Andre Malraux

“ Pouring concrete on land you don't own is called a calculated risk, if you don't pour you loose millions. ”

- Eddie Perez

“ Words calculated to catch everyone may catch no one. ”

- Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.

“ Like all writers, he measured the achievements of others by what they had accomplished, asking of them that they measure him by what he envisaged or planned. ”

- Jorge Luis Borges

“ Votes should be weighed not counted. ”

- Johann Friedrich von Schiller

“ When a woman wants to betray her husband, her actions are almost invariably studied but they are never reasoned. ”

- Honore de Balzac

“ I am the only child of parents who weighed, measured, and priced everything; for whom what could not be weighed, measured, and priced, had no existence. ”

- Charles Dickens

“ Each individual piece is a calculated attempt to entice women to add to their wardrobe. ”

- Bill Blass

“ I like America, just as everybody else does. I love America, I gotta say that. But America will be judged. ”

- Bob Dylan

“ But poets were not considered dangerous and they were advised to exercise self-censorship. At most, poets were requested not to write at all. I took advantage of this negative liberty. ”

- Eugenio Montale

“ For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged: and with what measurement ye mete, it shall be measured to you again. ”

- Bible

“ There is nothing we can do about the lynching now, as we are out-numbered and without arms. ”

- Ida B. Wells

“ And after him Ibzan of Bethlehem judged Israel. ”

- Bible

“ I'm religious. I think this is something God had planned for me. ”

- Clay Aiken

“ Great books are weighed and measured by their style and matter and not by the trimmings and shadings of their grammer. ”

- Mark Twain

“ Most successful people are people who take risks — calculated risks — but nevertheless, risks. ”

- Unknown

“ INEXPEDIENT, adj. Not calculated to advance one's interests. ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ The warning message we sent the Russians was a calculated ambiguity that would be clearly understood. ”

- Alexander Haig

“ Give all thou canst; high Heaven rejects the lore of nicely — calculated less or more. ”

- William Wordsworth

“ Her body calculated to a millimeter to suggest a bud yet guarantee a flower. ”

- Francis Scott Fitzgerald

“ I write lustily and humorously. It isn't calculated; it's the way I think. I've invented a writing style that expresses who I am. ”

- Erica Jong

“ In the three years I played ball, we won six, lost seventeen and tied two. Some statistician… calculated that we won 75 percent of the games we didn't lose. ”

- Roger M. Blough

“ Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash. ”

- George S. Patton

“ No one can be as calculatedly rude as the British, which amazes Americans, who do not understand studied insult and can only offer abuse as a substitute. ”

- Paul Gallico

“ Nothing is so well calculated to produce a death-like torpor in the country as an extended system of taxation and a great national debt. ”

- William Cobbett

“ Someone has calculated that in fifteen minutes a day we can read the Bible through twice in a year's time. ”

- Unknown

“ Take calculated risks. This is quite different from being rash. ”

- George S. Patton

“ We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. ”

- Maxwell Maltz
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