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Own Through

It is impossible for me to estimate how many of my early impressions of the world, correct and the opposite, came to me through newspapers. Homicide, adultery, no-hit pitching, and Balkanism were concepts that, left to my own devices, I would have encountered much later in life.

- A. J. Liebling

Rome Sure

Ben Rome was a perfectionist. He checked every letter that went out to make sure the English was correct.

- A. James Clark

Think Inability

I would like to think that I curse expertly - it's not something that I do without considering it. I never curse without intending to; it's not something I resort to because of inability to articulate or find the correct word.

- Adam Mansbach

Need Egypt

Human resources are just tremendous in Egypt, but we need the science base; we need the correct science base.

- Ahmed Zewail

Business Initial

Your initial instincts about investments and people are usually correct. We do a lot of due diligence in this business and most of the time it comes out where we started.

- Alan Patricof

Than Incorrect

It is easier to write an incorrect program than understand a correct one.

- Alan Perlis

Half-Way Placed

To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery kept me from believing that all was well under the sun, and the sun taught me that history wasn't everything.

- Albert Camus

Competition Venue

I am always fighting inside the Council to get the message across that at each competition venue, we should send somebody to inspect and to make sure the athletes will be looked after in a correct manner.

- Alberto Juantorena

Soccer Want

Whenever people say 'women's soccer,' I want to correct them to say 'soccer.' Every girl has had their sport diminished because they're girls.

- Alex Morgan

I Think Some

I think prime ministers, I actually think Cabinet ministers should be subject to intense scrutiny, I think that's in the public interest, even if some of the allegations made aren't right and so on, and they have to correct the record, it doesn't matter.

- Alexander Downer

Love Give

You learn to give up what's not working and surround yourself with things you love - not what's correct or proper.

- Alexandra Stoddard

Think I Think

I think your first gut feeling is the correct feeling.

- Alia Bhatt

Woman Young

Young parents in America are holy and not to be messed with. If they say something is correct, we all acquiesce. And is there any man, woman or canine who doesn't leap out of the way when one of those giant, all-terrain Bugaboo strollers comes barreling down the sidewalk?

- Amity Shlaes

Idea Resulted

Public discourse about climate change has resulted in the erroneous idea that it's all about cost, burden and sacrifice. If the math was correct, everyone would see it's about profit, jobs and competitive advantage.

- Amory Lovins

Big Helping

I've started the John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health. The big focus is helping people get the correct diagnoses.

- Amy Yasbeck

Life Believe

As a personality, I'm fighter, you know. And I don't give up, and if I believe I'm correct, I'm right, then I work, and I fight. Okay, this could be over a chess board, this could be in life, and so I defend my principles.

- Anatoly Karpov

College Weaponry

On college campuses, in newsrooms, and now in the highest corridors of power, with Barack Obama in the Oval Office, the politically correct Left is wielding its weaponry with the confidence that it can take down any group, anyone, or anything.

- Andrew Breitbart

Fact Presented

If something is presented as a fact, it has to be correct.

- Andrew Rosenthal

Date Died

If a columnist writes that something happened on a certain date, or that the government spent a certain amount of money on something, or that a specific number of people have died in the war in Iraq, to pick a few examples, it is his or her responsibility to make certain that information is correct.

- Andrew Rosenthal

Health Diagnosis

If we can make the correct diagnosis, the healing can begin. If we can't, both our personal health and our economy are doomed.

- Andrew Weil

Say Particularly

I would say that workers in general, and white workers particularly, are correct that their economic wellbeing is deteriorating.

- Andy Stern

My Life Normal

Every day of my life, I feel fat. It's not correct thinking in the natural, normal human being's way of life.

- Angie Everhart

Now Even

I don't even correct people when they mispronounce my name now.

- Ann Beattie

Color Honey

I finally realized the happy medium, 'honey blonde' was the correct color and line for me.

- Ann Sothern

Be True Though

It is better to be true to what you believe, though that be wrong, than to be false to what you believe, even if that belief is correct.

- Anna Howard Shaw

Seeing About

I won't think about what people will say, even when I am actually seeing someone. Somebody will say something, then someone else will contradict it. I can't keep chasing all of them and try and correct everyone.

- Arjun Kapoor

Pretty Ordinarily

I'm ordinarily pretty correct in what I say.

- Arlen Specter

Against Guard

Well, your premise is correct, that we have to first guard against those who have an affiliation with terrorists and a connection, and so we have watch lists and systems that can make that connection.

- Asa Hutchinson

Everybody Come

Is there one specific source that determines correct morality and everybody should follow that? Or should individuals come up with following that source or not depending on their situation?

- Asghar Farhadi

Motion Repeatedly

I repeatedly have to correct this belief. In a sense, magnitude involves steps of 10 because every increase of one magnitude represents a tenfold amplification of the ground motion. But there is no 'scale of 10' in the sense of an upper limit.

- Charles Francis Richter

Grow Happen

I happen to believe that the preemption school is correct, that the risks of allowing Saddam Hussein to acquire his weapons will only grow with time.

- Charles Krauthammer

Inadequate Use

While the word 'bisexual' was technically correct, I would only slowly come to use it to refer to myself in part because of the derisive connotations. But, in addition, it would seem to me woefully inadequate and impressionistically inaccurate.

- Charles M. Blow

Sound Most

The sibilant s is the most difficult sound to correct.

- Christine Baranski

Feet Evidence

I have the idea that running shoes are based on a kind of cult idea - that our feet are flawed and we need shoes to correct those flaws. The shoe companies are in the business of selling shoes. But there's no evidence from running shoe manufacturers that they're right. There's no scientific data that running shoes reduce injury.

- Christopher McDougall

Good Figure

What good does it do to be afraid? It doesn't help anything. You better try and figure out what's happening and correct it.

- Chuck Yeager

Learn Even

Even if you do learn to speak correct English, whom are you going to speak it to?

- Clarence Darrow

Use Favorites

Using the correct apps can completely change how your photos look. It's really exciting because once you've already taken a good photo, it can become 10 times better if you use the right combination of apps. My favorites are VSCO Cam, Afterlight, Facetune and SKRWT.

- Connor Franta

Love Doing

I'd love to see the rushes but it's just not allowed because directors and also a lot of actors feel that if they see their work, and the director likes what they're doing, the actor might try to correct their mistakes.

- Corey Haim

Last Otherwise

Live every day as if it is your last, and you'll be correct sooner than you otherwise would be.

- Craig Bruce

Using Islamic

It's a bit odd that nobody seems to be using the correct technical term to describe organized Islamic terrorists. They are not a faction of a religion or a social movement. They are a cult. A suicide cult.

- Craig Bruce

Trying Pretty

My film knowledge is pretty shocking. I'm trying to correct that.

- Daisy Ridley

Mistake Test

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

- Dale Turner

My Life Like

I'm gonna live my life the correct way, and I'm gonna be a champion the kids look up to and hopefully aspire to be like.

- Daniel Cormier

Game Middle

Action game players make more correct decisions per unit time. If you are a surgeon or you are in the middle of a battlefield, that can make all the difference.

- Daphne Bavelier

Glasses Video

Normally, improving contrast sensitivity means using glasses or surgery to correct the eye. But we've found that action video games train the brain to process visual information more efficiently and improve vision.

- Daphne Bavelier

Left Period

We can't be politically correct - right or left - in the war on terrorism. Period.

- David Hunt

Other Soviet Union

But the most important thing about that story, which is not often told, is that as a result after the Cuban missile crisis, immediate steps were taken to correct our inability to collect on the movement of nuclear material out of the Soviet Union to other places.

- David Kay

Mandate Ryan

Analysts may be correct that the presidential election won't primarily turn on entitlements reform, but by choosing Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney can, contrary to conventional wisdom, make it a winning issue and lay the foundation for a reform mandate when he wins.

- David Limbaugh

Them Right Road

Somewhere in talking and rehearsing, there is a magical moment where actors catch a current, they're on the right road. If they really catch it, then whatever they do from then on is correct and it all comes out of them from that point on.

- David Lynch

Two Marx

Vladimir Nabokov said the two great evils of the 20th century were Marx and Freud. He was absolutely correct.

- Dean Koontz

Couple Scan

If we want to make Tiger Woods's or Al Gore's face, the best thing would be to have them come to our light stage so we can scan their faces for our database. But in a couple of hours, all we can do is find a face which looks similar and then correct it.

- Jimmy Lai

Dancing Utter

I get amazed, I can't look at it but about 10 seconds, at these politicians dancing around this, dancing around this, I'm trying to find a correct name for it, this utter absolute, asinine, idiotic stupidity of men marrying men.

- Jimmy Swaggart

Big Own

In true-life dramas, you have to do so much research. It's a big responsibility to make sure things are as correct as possible. In 'Robin Hood', you have more artistic license - it's all action, adventure and reaction. This gives everyone a chance to make their characters their own and to make them believable.

- Joanne Froggatt

Allergic Being

I'm completely allergic to being politically correct.

- Joanne Liu

Learn Deficiencies

We learn by our problems. We correct our deficiencies if there are any.

- Joe Arpaio

Sports Part

Being wrong on facts, that's something you have a real responsibility to correct. But being wrong in the fun sports way is part of the interplay.

- Joe Posnanski

Love Always

I always use the basic quality of people to achieve what I want to achieve. That's a different way of thinking. I always love that they do things. And when it goes wrong, well, try to correct it in one way or another.

- Johan Cruyff

Looking Back See

In looking back, I see nothing to regret and little to correct.

- John C. Calhoun

Pass Shared

If only Jesus' followers shared his personality. That one shift alone would correct so many of the ridiculous and horrifying things that pass for popular Christianity.

- John Eldredge

Own Origin

The persecuting spirit has its origin... in the assumption that one's own opinions are infallibly correct.

- John Fiske

I Think Role

I think judicial temperament is a willingness to step back from your own committed views of the correct jurisprudential approach and evaluate those views in terms of your role as a judge. It's the difference between being a judge and being a law professor.

- John Roberts

Humble Divinity

The correct description is that we try every day to become more humble when we talk about divinity, we try to realize how little we know and how open minded we should be.

- John Templeton

Joe Joey

Even now, most people call me Joy or Joe Lee or Joey. It's all fine with me. The only time I correct them is when they refer to me as Spike Lee's sister.

- Joie Lee

Perfect Very

You're either on team Republican or team Democrat, and it's the idea that one of these sides has a perfect record of being correct and is worth supporting on 100% of the causes. I find that kind of thinking extremely dangerous and very intellectually dishonest.

- Jonathan Hickman

Book Other

I told the brethren that the Book of Mormon was the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to God by abiding by its precepts, than by any other book.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

However Tries

Show business always tries to stereotype you, so that is something you have to fight against no matter who you are. A lot of actors who are of a minority background complain that they only get stereotyped roles, and they are 100 percent correct. However, it's also true that, no matter who you are, you get typecast as well.

- Judah Friedlander

Will Come

The things that are correct for me will come to me at the time that I am interested in them and have the capacity, the understanding, to do them.

- Julia Roberts

Enemy Observe

People are not wrong in observing Caste. In my view, what is wrong is their religion, which has inculcated this notion of Caste. If this is correct, then obviously the enemy, you must grapple with is not the people who observe Caste, but the Shastras which teach them this religion of Caste.

- B. R. Ambedkar

Yes Like

I'm interested in the truth, and unauthorized biographies are not. Yes, I would like to correct those errors someday.

- Barbra Streisand

Past In The Past

It is correct that I overlooked the contamination of the party, not just now but also in the past.

- Bela Kun

Decision Will

Every time you make the hard, correct decision you become a bit more courageous, and every time you make the easy, wrong decision you become a bit more cowardly. If you are CEO, these choices will lead to a courageous or cowardly company.

- Ben Horowitz

Trust Prepared

Trust cannot be commanded; and yet it is also correct that the only one who earns trust is the one who is prepared to grant trust.

- Gustav Heinemann

Sometimes Idea

Sometimes it leads me even to hesitate whether I am strictly correct in my idea that all men are born to equal rights, for their conduct seems to me to contravene the doctrine.

- Benjamin F. Wade

Institutions Set

Revolution comes when human beings set out to correct decadent institutions.

- H. Rap Brown

Reaction Go

When someone mistreats you, the correct reaction is not to go out and do something to destroy somebody else's property.

- Benjamin Watson

Believe Values

Whether in the locker room, the community, or at home, our goal should not be to simply behave in a specific way. It should instead be to instill the correct values in our hearts, so that our actions will flow out unimpeded, confirming what we truly believe.

- Benjamin Watson

Been Took

I took the position from day one that it was the right decree, that the modifications I made to the decree were proper, that the correct outcome had been obtained, and that in due time all of that would become apparent. And it has become apparent.

- Harold H. Greene

Think Behind

I don't feel like I need to tell any lies. You get to an age where you get tired of hiding behind whatever people think is correct. You just say what you have to say, and if they don't like it, it's OK.

- Betty Wright

About Acceptable

What I said about John was that he liberated me from my anxieties about writing in a correct, acceptable way.

- Harry Mathews

Always Humiliate

In laughter we always find an unavowed intention to humiliate and consequently to correct our neighbour.

- Henri Bergson

Only Weight

There is no such thing as a 'correct' weight for any particular height - they are only averages.

- Henry Beard

Doing Manner

I'm a hugger of both men and women. As it turns out that those are taken in an offensive manner, I need to have a greater sense of awareness of what I am doing, and we will correct that, and I am taking those steps.

- Bob Filner

Design More

All conventional wisdom has an element of truth to it, but good design requires more than an element of truth - it requires an ensemble of correct assumptions and valid calculations.

- Henry Petroski

Through Which

Each experience through which we pass operates ultimately for our good. This is a correct attitude to adopt and we must be able to see it in that light.

- Henry S. Haskins

Purpose Address

My purpose in public address and in speech is really encapsulated in three C's: clear, concise, correct. No overblowing rhetoric or anything like that. As simple as possible: clear, concise, correct.

- Bob Sheppard

Fact System

All correct reasoning is a grand system of tautologies, but only God can make direct use of that fact.

- Herbert Simon

Which Likely

Hopefully, nations will refuse to accept a situation in which nuclear accidents actually do occur, and, if at all possible, they will do something to correct a system which makes them likely.

- Herman Kahn

Crowd Tolerant

The politically correct crowd is tolerant of all viewpoints, except those they disagree with.

- Bobby Jindal

Aim Necessary

The aim and the idea of the Four Year Plan were and remain entirely correct and necessary!

- Hjalmar Schacht

My Own More

When I follow my own head, I am, in general, much more correct in my judgment than following the opinion of others.

- Horatio Nelson

I Am Data

Yes, Data is hairless but I am not. And we are both anatomically correct.

- Brent Spiner

Individual German

With respect to the respective French and German traditions you are no doubt correct, although I am reluctant to see individual achievement reduced to archetypes.

- Brian Ferneyhough

Previous Were

Science is a self-correcting discipline that can, in subsequent generations, show that previous ideas were not correct.

- Brian Greene

Religious Extent

One important theme is the extent to which one can ever correct an error, especially outside any frame of religious forgiveness. All of us have done something we regret - how we manage to remove that from our conscience, or whether that's even possible, interested me.

- Ian Mcewan

New Offers

Democracy opens new vistas and opportunities. We should use the opportunities it offers to correct past mistakes not to blunder anew.

- Ibrahim Babangida

Human Condition

People ask what are my intentions with my films - my aims. It is a difficult and dangerous question, and I usually give an evasive answer: I try to tell the truth about the human condition, the truth as I see it. This answer seems to satisfy everyone, but it is not quite correct.

- Ingmar Bergman

About Frequently

Global warming has become a new religion. We frequently hear about the number of scientists who support it. But the number is not important: only whether they are correct is important. We don't really know what the actual effect on the global temperature is. There are better ways to spend the money.

- Ivar Giaever

Father Languages

I'm used to shifting languages because my father used to speak to us, to my brother and I, he used to speak in English. He wanted us to be quite fluent in English, especially when he was trying to correct our behavior; he would do that in English.

- J. M. G. Le Clezio

Take Quite

Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man.

- J. Robert Oppenheimer

Question Evidence

There must be no barriers to freedom of inquiry. There is no place for dogma in science. The scientist is free, and must be free to ask any question, to doubt any assertion, to seek for any evidence, to correct any errors.

- J. Robert Oppenheimer