Quotes of Calculating

“ You're going to see a million people here who have the courage to come and not let terrorists win, and that's exactly what we should all do. ”

- Michael Bloomberg

“ Hope doesn't come from calculating whether the good news is winning out over the bad. It's simply a choice to take action. ”

- Anna Lappe

“ Great works are done when one is not calculating and thinking. ”

- Daisetz T. Suzuki

“ Nay, Madam, when you are declaiming, declaim; and when you are calculating, calculate. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ Sin in this country has been always said to be rather calculating than impulsive. ”

- Frank Moore Colby

“ What our children have to fear is not the cars on the highways of tomorrow but our own pleasure in calculating the most elegant parameters of their deaths. ”

- J. G. Ballard

“ It is easier to keep half a dozen lovers guessing than to keep one lover after he has stopped guessing. ”

- Helen Rowland

“ I don't get into that second guessing of myself publicly. ”

- Stephen Harper

“ Education must have two foundations — morality as a support for virtue, prudence as a defense for self against the vices of others. By letting the balance incline to the side of morality, you only make dupes or martyrs; by letting it incline to the other, you make calculating egoists. ”

- Sebastien Roch Nicolas De Chamfort
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