Simple Quotes (417)

Quotes and citations about simple

The true reason of Ms. Rice's attack against Russia is very simple. Condoleezza Rice is a very cruel, offended woman who lacks men's attention... view

By: Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Another differentiator is that Skype is free and simple to set up, and it costs us virtually nothing for a new user to join the Skype network, which is why we can offer the service for free... view

By: Niklas Zennstrom

As a designer, the mission with which we have been charged is simple: providing space at the right cost... view

By: Harry von Zell

I use a really simple calendar program on my computer... view

By: Jamie Zawinski

My running was very simple.. view

By: Emil Zatopek

It occurred to me, when I was old enough to make rules of my own, that they should be fair and simple... view

By: Moon Unit Zappa

Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don't believe in the good old words because we don't believe in good old values anymore. And that's why the world is sick... view

By: Lin Yutang

Give me a mystery - just a plain and simple one - a mystery which is diffidence and silence, a slim little bare-foot mystery: give me a mystery - just one!.. view

By: Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Government has never increased the standard of living of one single human being in civilization's history. For some reason that simple truth has evaded everybody... view

By: Steve Wynn

I got a chain letter by fax. It's very simple. You just fax a dollar bill to everybody on the list... view

By: Steven Wright

We've observed that people who stall in their personal growth work often have counterproductive soft addictions that stand in their way of growth and having the life they say they want. It can be a simple thing, such as watching TV instead of finishing a project... view

By: Judith Wright

"""Think simple"" as my old master used to say - meaning reduce the whole of its parts into the simplest terms, getting back to first principles.".. view

By: Frank Lloyd Wright

The simplest principles become difficult of practice, when habits, formed in error, have been fixed by time, and the simplest truths hard to receive when prejudice has warped the mind... view

By: Francis Wright

Surely it is time to examine into the meaning of words and the nature of things, and to arrive at simple facts, not received upon the dictum of learned authorities, but upon attentive personal observation of what is passing around us... view

By: Francis Wright

My next book is Scene by Scene: as Seen by Fay Wray. It'll be about different incidents. Just my feelings about quite a few people. Attitudes. My thoughts about the universe and simple things like that... view

By: Fay Wray

With Schubert, a lot of the melodies are very simple, but he's in this groove. He's in touch with his heart... view

By: Tom Wopat

It is fatal to be a man or woman pure and simple: one must be a woman manly, or a man womanly... view

By: Virginia Woolf

A Mac is a closed box, so Apple can make decisions about things that they don't include. That makes, it in some ways, simpler for them... view

By: Robert Wise

I've always had a sense of humour, and I still do, so I just want to go on performing as long as I can. It's as simple as that... view

By: Norman Wisdom

But quality of work can be expected only through personal satisfaction, dedication and enjoyment. In our profession, precision and perfection are not a dispensible luxury, but a simple necessity... view

By: Niklaus Wirth

My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation... view

By: Niklaus Wirth

He is a great simpleton who imagines that the chief power of wealth is to supply wants. In ninety-nine cases out of a hundred it creates more wants than it supplies... view

By: William Wirt

To the people out there, baseball is a simple sport. But it is complex. It is never easy... view

By: Dave Winfield

The complex develops out of the simple... view

By: Colin Wilson

The thing that contributes to anyone's reaching the goal he wants is simple wanting that goal badly enough... view

By: Charles E. Wilson

A visual image is a simple thing, a picture that enters the eyes... view

By: Roy H. Williams

In sharp contrast to the idea that this stage of life is enviable, we hear high levels of anxiety about getting old, anxieties about health, mobility, access to facilities, simple routine care and attention... view

By: Rowan D. Williams

In practical terms the South Pointing Chariot was a simple direction finder. It could have been made to point in any direction - north, south, east or west... view

By: Kit Williams

The moment-of-conception fallacy implies that fertilization is a simple process with never a doubt as to whether it has or has not happened... view

By: George C. Williams

With two little boys in diapers, I had to keep it simple if I were going to have a life at all... view

By: Esther Williams

Well, some mathematics problems look simple, and you try them for a year or so, and then you try them for a hundred years, and it turns out that they're extremely hard to solve... view

By: Andrew Wiles

It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all... view

By: Laura Ingalls Wilder

I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best... view

By: Oscar Wilde

The truth is rarely pure and never simple... view

By: Oscar Wilde

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple... view

By: Oscar Wilde

Simple solutions seldom are. It takes a very unusual mind to undertake analysis of the obvious... view

By: Alfred North Whitehead

Behind it all is surely an idea so simple, so beautiful, that when we grasp it - in a decade, a century, or a millennium - we will all say to each other, how could it have been otherwise? How could we have been so stupid?.. view

By: John Archibald Wheeler

It is my opinion that everything must be based on a simple idea. And it is my opinion that this idea, once we have finally discovered it, will be so compelling, so beautiful, that we will say to one another, yes, how could it have been any different... view

By: John Archibald Wheeler

Yet we act as if simple cause and effect is at work. We push to find the one simple reason things have gone wrong. We look for the one action, or the one person, that created this mess. As soon as we find someone to blame, we act as if we've solved the problem... view

By: Margaret J. Wheatley

Listening is such a simple act. It requires us to be present, and that takes practice, but we don't have to do anything else. We don't have to advise, or coach, or sound wise. We just have to be willing to sit there and listen... view

By: Margaret J. Wheatley