Quotes of Category

“ In sex we have the source of man's true connection with the cosmos and of his servile dependence. The categories of sex, male and female, are cosmic categories, not merely anthropological categories. ”

- Nicolai A. Berdyaev

“ Let them police themselves, and then it goes another step past them to my coaches and there a coach that is responsible for a different area and different category on the field. ”

- Dusty Baker

“ Like dogs, bicycles are social catalysts that attract a superior category of people. ”

- Chip Brown

“ Well, I'm hoping that the narrow categories of music are forced to develop activities that reflect a broader variety of music, so that people get exposed to more variety that they certainly are now. ”

- Herbie Hancock

“ Democracy is only a dream: it should be put in the same category as Arcadia, Santa Claus, and Heaven. ”

- H. L. Mencken

“ There does not exist a category of science to which one can give the name applied science. There are science and the applications of science, bound together as the fruit of the tree which bears it. ”

- Louis Pasteur

“ If people are expecting me to be like my dad they're going to be disappointed. I'm nothing like him. I'm in a completely different category. ”

- Lisa Marie Presley

“ Trust a nitwit society like this one to think that there are only two categories - fag and straight. ”

- Gore Vidal

“ Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years. ”

- Zedong Mao

“ Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years. ”

- Mao Zedong

“ The ignorant classes are the dangerous classes. ”

- Henry Ward Beecher

“ From 30 feet away she looked like a lot of class. From 10 feet away she looked like something made up to be seen from 30 feet away. ”

- Raymond Chandler

“ All history has been a history of class struggles between dominated classes at various stages of social development. ”

- Friedrich Engels

“ Some kids, for some reason, it just doesn't click in the classroom as they need it to. We have college coaches talk to them, former high school athletes, motivational speakers, teachers, principals. ”

- John Williams

“ That's what being in the working class is all about — how to get out of it. ”

- Neville Kenneth Wran

“ There are only two classes - first class and no class. ”

- David O. Selznick

“ How ironical that it is by means of speech that man can degrade himself below the level of dumb creation — for a chatterbox is truly of a lower category than a dumb creature. ”

- Soren Kierkegaard

“ You win some, you lose some. And then there's that little-known third category. ”

- Al Gore

“ Humanity is composed but of two categories, the invalids and the nurses. ”

- Richard Brinsley Sheridan

“ Despair is typical of those who do not understand the causes of evil, see no way out, and are incapable of struggle. The modern industrial proletariat does not belong to the category of such classes. ”

- Vladimir Lenin

“ Inanimate objects are classified scientifically into three major categories - those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost. ”

- Russell Baker

“ In our country the lie has become not just a moral category but a pillar of the State. ”

- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

“ Inanimate objects are classified scientifically into three major categories — those that don't work, those that break down and those that get lost. ”

- Russell Wayne Baker

“ Material blessings, when they pay beyond the category of need, are weirdly fruitful of headache. ”

- Philip Wylie

“ The world is divided into two categories: failures and unknowns. ”

- Francis Picabia

“ Multicultural is not a description of a category of American writing — it is. ”

- Ishmael Reed

“ I don't care if you call it AO for Adults Only, or Chopped Liver or Father Goose. Your movie will still have the stigma of being in a category that's going to be inhabited by the very worst of pictures. ”

- Jack Valenti

“ There's a subtle but critical difference between something that is long term and something in the category of 'someday/maybe'. Either a project is an open loop to close, as soon as possible, or it is not. ”

- David Allen

“ I'm only two years older than Brad Pitt, but I look a lot older, which used to greatly frustrate me. It doesn't anymore. I don't have to fit into that category and get trounced by Tom Cruise and Brad. ”

- George Clooney

“ Even the most scientific investigator in science, the most thoroughgoing Positivist, cannot dispense with fiction; he must at least make use of categories, and they are already fictions, analogical fictions, or labels, which give us the same pleasure as children receive when they are told the name of a thing. ”

- Henry Ellis
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