Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 55

We must nurture creative scientists in an environment that encourages interactions and collaborations across different fields, and support research free from weighty bureaucracies.

- Ahmed Zewail

Very Other

I am furious at the way that we have allowed money to subvert our democracy. I am appalled at the way that the U.S., a very wealthy nation, permits and even encourages a level of poverty that other wealthy nations would not even consider.

- Alex Gibney

Feel Attractive

Someone who just has a really good heart - it's so attractive: someone who makes you feel beautiful and encourages you - makes you better.

- Ally Brooke


Tax can be structured in a way that actually encourages investment in infrastructure and encourages investment in Australia from overseas.

- Andrew Forrest

Grow Learned

I've learned that we all change constantly. It's rare to find that person who is growing with you in the same way at the same time, who encourages you to grow.

- Angelina Jolie

Given Invent

Not being given everything encourages you to create... That was one of the first steps for me learning to invent things.

- Ann Makosinski

Nature Small

Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all.

- Annie Jump Cannon

Means Density

Less cars on the road means productivity and jobs growth, as it allows for the more efficient movement of goods and services and encourages greater urban population density.

- Anthony Albanese


Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.

- Charles Dickens

More Indirect

There is more to be pondered in the grain and texture of life than traditional fiction allows. The work of essayists is vital precisely because it permits and encourages self-knowledge in a way that is less indirect than fiction, more open and speculative.

- Charles J. Shields

Practice Allow

The U.S. states that allow for citizens' initiatives tend to have fewer laws and lower taxes than the ones that don't. But the beauty of the system is that it encourages the spread of best practice.

- Daniel Hannan

Listening Year

There's something about music that encourages people to want to know more about the person that made it, and where it was recorded, what year it was done, what they were listening to, and all this kind of stuff. There's something that invites all this obsessive behavior.

- David Byrne


Common Core, the initiative that claims to more accurately measure K-12 student knowledge in English and math, also encourages children to step up their 'critical thinking.'

- David Harsanyi

Hollywood Which

There's no training for the business, no credentials necessary to enter... It's all about entrepreneurs, innate street intelligence, and instincts. It's a business which encourages people with dreams. That's the essence of Hollywood.

- Dawn Steel

Some Tech

A chart that weighs some ad-supported streams the same as a pay stream... encourages artists to promote free tiers to have a No. 1 record. That's great for the tech companies, but not for artists.

- Jimmy Iovine

Ignorant Which

Democracy encourages the majority to decide things about which the majority is ignorant.

- John Simon

San San Antonio

The overwhelming success of San Antonio B-Cycle has proven that San Antonio is a model city for bike-sharing, and as we work toward creating a fitter city, the bike-share program encourages a more active and healthy lifestyle.

- Julian Castro

Big Like

A true friend encourages us, comforts us, supports us like a big easy chair, offering us a safe refuge from the world.

- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Want Another

There's something really wonderful about a party where you help yourself. Of course, first you get what you really want. But 'family style' service also really encourages people to connect with one another.

- Ina Garten

Lives Stories

Everything encourages you not to tell stories of gay lives. There is no economy yet for that kind of cinema.

- Ira Sachs


Marriage encourages the men and women who together create life to unite in a bond for the protection of children.

- Jack Kingston

Still Monetary

Although many of us consider ourselves forward-thinkers, we still cling tenaciously to the old values of the monetary system. We accept, without sufficient consideration, a system that breeds inefficiencies and actually encourages the creation of shortages.

- Jacque Fresco

Office Which

Amazon deliberately provides cafeteria space for only a third of its employees, which encourages people to venture out of the office.

- James B. Stewart

Most Miraculous

Women are our most miraculous muse, an enchanted intangibility that encourages all art.

- CeeLo Green

Which Frank

Chicago is an exciting place which renews itself. The workshop system encourages close reading and frank discussions of papers and ideas.

- James Heckman

I Can Forceful

I can assure you we are all strong-willed, forceful personalities and the president encourages vigorous debate.

- Karen Hughes

Listening Lots

A healthy state encourages many voices - and lots of listening.

- Kathleen Sebelius

Next Always

There's so much pressure on women to have it all together. There's always this 'next, next, next.' I hope Glossier encourages women to be O.K. wherever you are. Just, everyone, relax!

- Emily Weiss

Art Think

I don't think art is propaganda; it should be something that liberates the soul, provokes the imagination and encourages people to go further. It celebrates humanity instead of manipulating it.

- Keith Haring

Want Which

Because I live in the countryside, I want a building which encourages me to have a fully formed relationship with the environment. It gives me an opportunity to not just be inside or outside, but in a range of contexts.

- Kevin McCloud

Other Read

Other writers definitely influence my writing. What encourages me and inspires me is when I read a good book. It makes me want to be a better writer.

- Kimberly Willis Holt


I plan to lower corporate taxes to create an environment that encourages companies to invest more.

- Lee Myung-bak


A noble purpose inspires sacrifice, stimulates innovation and encourages perseverance.

- Gary Hamel

Love Empathy

Our culture encourages women to nurture men, making it predictable that many experience a seductive empathy for abusive men, as well as the misguided hope that love can obliterate an ugly past.

- Leslie Morgan Steiner

Going Violent

Anything that encourages a boy to open a book, in a world of more violent and therefore more compelling video games, is something I'm going to pay for.

- Russell Smith

Technology Tell

Champagne, if you are seeking the truth, is better than a lie detector. It encourages a man to be expansive, even reckless, while lie detectors are only a challenge to tell lies successfully.

- Graham Greene

Imagine His

With my pictures, what I hope is that it encourages the reader to imagine more pictures of his own.

- Quentin Blake

Think Which

I think time management as a label encourages people to view each 24-hour period as a slot in which they should pack as much as possible.

- Tim Ferriss

Strong Reason

Talk radio is an asset to our nation because it encourages strong and healthy debate about public policy, and there is no reason to affect that debate with government legislation.

- Tim Walberg

Wealth Rather

Rather than improving the wealth of their own nation, the Mexican government encourages its poor to come to the U.S. and send money home.

- Timothy Murphy

Teachers Which

We have the Troops to Teachers program, which encourages retired military individuals to go into teaching.

- Ralph Regula

Mind Explore

Science fiction encourages us to explore... all the futures, good and bad, that the human mind can envision.

- Marion Zimmer Bradley

Natural Duped

Natural selection has duped us with an emotion that encourages group thinking. It is an emotion that makes us act as if for the good of the group; an emotion that brings pleasure, pride, or even thrills from coordinated group activity.

- Mark Pagel

Positive Show

When a positive exchange between a brand and customers becomes quantifiable metrics, it encourages brand to provide better service, customer service to do a better job, and consumers to actively show their gratitude.

- Simon Mainwaring

Trust Other

Capitalism actually encourages morality because capitalism can't function well if people can't trust each other and people aren't honest, if a deal isn't a deal.

- Rick Santorum

Kind Built

Generally, cars were not built to sit on dealer lots. It encourages the wrong kind of behavior in the whole system.

- Rick Wagoner

Readily Accepts

An open-minded and diverse population that readily shares information, encourages experimentation, accepts failure and dispenses with formality and hierarchy is what makes Silicon Valley the successful hub that it is.

- Vivek Wadhwa

Business Having

Often, the pressure of the business and fear of having an open position encourages us to hire people who are either not right for the job or not ready to take on the responsibility.

- Maureen Chiquet


Feminism is a socialist, anti-family, political movement that encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.

- Pat Robertson


Feminism encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practice witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.

- Pat Robertson

Think I Think

Anything you do will be an abuse of somebody else's aesthetics. I think you're born an artist or not. I couldn't have learned it. And I hope I never do because knowing more only encourages your limitations.

- Robert Rauschenberg

Other Which

We believe strongly in transparency and accountability, which is why Teach For America encourages rigorous independent evaluations of our program. Our mission is too important to operate in any other way.

- Wendy Kopp

Think Want

I do not want a personal relationship with my fans. Or to do anything that encourages them to think they have one with me. They can have a personal relationship with my songs. That's fine, but they don't know me.

- Will Oldham

White System

This nation is being divided into black and white, and the present system encourages this.

- Pauline Hanson

Standing Up

When you get people standing up saying, 'I'm going to just tell the truth; what do we have to fear?,' it encourages others, and it creates a counterresponse.

- Ron Suskind