Quotes of Comment

“ It is the theory that decides what we can observe. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ No comment is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again. ”

- Winston Churchill

“ The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ You can see a lot by observing. ”

- Yogi Berra

“ A few observations and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning lead to truth. ”

- Alexis Carrel

“ Footnotes, the little dogs yapping at the heels of the text. ”

- William James

“ Remarks are not literature. ”

- Gertrude Stein

“ He who can take no great interest in what is small will take false interest in what is great. ”

- John Ruskin

“ What is hateful to thyself do not do to another. That is the whole Law, the rest is Commentary. ”

- Hillel

“ By my penny of observation. - Love's Labour 's Lost. Act iii. Sc. 1. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ For he is but a bastard to the time That doth not smack of observation. - King John. Act i. Sc. 1. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ Without speculation there is no good and original observation. ”

- Charles Darwin

“ Most remarks that are worth making are commonplace remarks. The things that makes them worth saying is that we really mean them. ”

- Robert Lynd

“ I, too, soon got accustomed to the deadly missiles, - in fact, I had already started to make observations of their peculiarities. ”

- Fritz Kreisler

“ A poet's autobiography is his poetry. Anything else is just a footnote. ”

- Yevgeny Yevtushenko

“ I like criticism, but it must be my way. ”

- Mark Twain

“ David Lynch came out of it a genius, and I came out of it a fat girl. I'm sorry that the only comment I get about the part is the way I look. ”

- Isabella Rossellini

“ Comments are free but facts are sacred. ”

- Charles Prestwich Scott

“ My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. — ”

- John F. Kennedy

“ They are a bunch of bastards - and I'm saying this on my own now, not just because my father told it to me. — ”

- President John F. Kennedy

“ A dramatist is one who believes that the pure event, an action involving human beings, is more arresting than any comment that can be made upon it. ”

- Thornton Wilder

“ Comment is free but facts are sacred. ”

- Charles Prestwich Scott

“ I paint things as they are. I don't comment. I record. ”

- Henri De Toulouse Lautrec

“ Making social comment is an artificial place for an artist to start from. If an artist is touched by some social condition, what the artist creates will reflect that, but you can't force it. ”

- Bella Lewitzky

“ Most of our misfortunes are comments of our friends upon them. ”

- Charles Caleb Colton

“ Never forget the facts are important but it's the opinion of the facts that causes comment. ”

- Unknown

“ People are eager to comment on something when they themselves are not in the situation of doing it. ”

- Mencius

“ Sculpture is the best comment that a painter can make on painting. ”

- Pablo Picasso

“ I do not believe, given her past decisions and comments on the reasons to go to war in Iraq, that Dr. Rice will be able to represent the United States without a predetermined bias from the war. ”

- Daniel Akaka

“ Never comment on a woman's rear end. Never use the words large or size with rear end. Never. Avoid the area altogether. Trust me. ”

- Tim Allen
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