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Observation Quotes

Not just in science, but practicals but also in life in general, a good observation skill takes you to great heights. Not just in science, but practically speaking, you need great observation skills to make it to the top of the ladder of life. Irrational and random actions can land you nowhere but in the middle of a pit of confusion and misunderstanding. This is a position in which you really wouldn’t want to find yourself in. Observation skills come easiest to those people who are cool, calm and calculated. Read on for famous watching quotations and sayings.

Gene Tierney

Rehearsals and screening rooms are often unreliable because they can't provide the chemistry between an audience and what appears on the stage or screen.

Gene Tierney

Jealousy is, I think, the worst of all faults because it makes a victim of both parties.

Osama bin Laden

And he moved the tyranny and suppression of freedom to his own country, and they called it the Patriot Act under the disguise of fighting terrorism.

George Carlin

Death is caused by swallowing small amounts of saliva over a long period of time.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Better to illuminate than merely to shine, to deliver to others contemplated truths than merely to contemplate.

Thomas Moore

While mantling on the maiden's cheek Young roses kindled into thought.

Gene Tierney

Eccentric behavior is not routinely noticed around a movie set.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.

Eudora Welty

The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves they find their own order the continuous thread of revelation.

Cameron Diaz

Acting allows me to tell a lot of stories, you know start at the beginning, finish at the end, and tell everything in between. Modelling is just an image.

Wallace Stevens

Accuracy of observation is the equivalent of accuracy of thinking.

Franklin P. Jones

It's a strange world of language in which skating on thin ice can get you into hot water.

Soren Kierkegaard

Boredom is the root of all evil - the despairing refusal to be oneself.

Charles Kingsley

Feelings are like chemicals, the more you analyze them the worse they smell.

George Carlin

Electricity is really just organized lightning.

Soren Kierkegaard

At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.

Thomas Moore

No, there's nothing half so sweet in life as love's young dream.

Charles Kingsley

A man may learn from his Bible to be a more thorough gentleman than if he had been brought up in all the drawing-rooms in London.

Helen Rowland

After a few years of marriage a man can look right at a woman without seeing her and a woman can see right through a man without looking at him.

George Carlin

I recently went to a new doctor and noticed he was located in something called the Professional Building. I felt better right away.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Walter Winchell

Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.

Helen Rowland

Falling in love consists merely in uncorking the imagination and bottling the common sense.

Eudora Welty

Integrity can be neither lost nor concealed nor faked nor quenched nor artificially come by nor outlived, nor, I believe, in the long run, denied.

Charles Kingsley

There is a great deal of human nature in man.

Franklin P. Jones

Love doesn't make the word go 'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Dalai Lama

There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.

Gene Tierney

The word actress has always seemed less a job description to me than a title.

Helen Rowland

Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you; after marriage, he won't even lay down his newspaper to talk to you.

Salvador Dali

The first man to compare the cheeks of a young woman to a rose was obviously a poet; the first to repeat it was possibly an idiot.

Franklin P. Jones

You're an old-timer if you can remember when setting the world on fire was a figure of speech.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man does what he ought to do in the circumstances confronting him.

Dalai Lama

Sleep is the best meditation.

George Carlin

I was thinking about how people seem to read the Bible a whole lot more as they get older; then it dawned on me - they're cramming for their final exam.

Helen Rowland

And verily, a woman need know but one man well, in order to understand all men; whereas a man may know all women and understand not one of them.

George Carlin

"I am" is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that "I do" is the longest sentence?

Henry Ford

It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.

Joseph Addison

A true critic ought to dwell upon excellencies rather than imperfections, to discover the concealed beauties of a writer, and communicate to the world such things as are worth their observation.

Isaac Asimov

From my close observation of writers... they fall into two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2) those who bleed copiously and secretly at any bad review.

Will Rogers

People's minds are changed through observation and not through argument.

A characteristic of the normal child is he doesn't act that way very often.