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A quotation attributed to Kolmogorov is into English: " Every mathematician believes that he is ahead over all others.
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John Ernest Grabe found an otherwise unreported saying of Jesus, attributed to the Apostle Barnabas, amongst the Greek manuscripts in the Baroccian collection in the Bodleian Library ; which he speculated might be a quotation from this lost gospel ; and John Toland claimed to have identified a corresponding phrase when he examined the surviving Italian manuscript of the Gospel of Barnabas in Amsterdam before 1709.
According to both Pasteur Vallery-Radot and Maurice Vallery-Radot, the following well-known quotation attributed to Pasteur is apocryphal: " The more I know, the more nearly is my faith that of the Breton peasant.
Recognizing the profound implications and practicalities of the law of the lever, Archimedes has been famously attributed with the quotation " Give me a place to stand and with a lever I will move the whole world.
A quotation or quote is the repetition of one expression as part of another one, particularly when the quoted expression is well-known or explicitly attributed by citation to its original source, and it is indicated by ( punctuated with ) quotation marks.
" This quotation was incorrectly attributed to Allenby, and throughout his life he vehemently protested against his conquest of Palestine in 1917 having been called a " Crusade ".
A quotation frequently attributed to Thucydides on the Internet, but which is in fact spurious ( ref needed ), is:
The other common quotation attributed to Yamamoto predicting the future outcome of a naval war against the United States is: " I can run wild for six months … after that, I have no expectation of success ".
The famous quotation, " We should forget about small efficiencies, say about 97 % of the time: premature optimization is the root of all evil ", by Donald Knuth, has also been mistakenly attributed to Hoare ( by Knuth himself ), although Hoare disclaims authorship.
A quotation attributed to a 1996 speech by Robert Wilensky states " We've heard that a million monkeys at a million keyboards could produce the complete works of Shakespeare ; now, thanks to the Internet, we know that is not true.
A similar quotation appears in Robert A. Heinlein's 1941 short story " Logic of Empire " (" You have attributed conditions to villainy that simply result from stupidity "); this was noticed in 1996 ( five years before Bigler identified the Robert J. Hanlon citation ) and first referenced in version 4. 0. 0 of the Jargon File, with speculation that Hanlon's Razor might be a corruption of " Heinlein's Razor ".
In fact this quotation is more precisely attributed to Madame de Pompadour, although it is not certain that even she ever said it.
However, the quotations quite often are not exact ; this can be attributed either to the author using a different source text, or simply to the author paraphrasing the quotation.
The insightful quotation, " It's a great life, if you don't weaken ," is famously attributed to Buchan, as is, " No great cause is ever lost or won, The battle must always be renewed, And the creed must always be restated.
In the Crimean War, he distinguished himself in the Battle of Malakoff at Sevastopol ( 8 September 1855 ), during which he reputedly uttered the famous quotation now attributed to him: J ' y suis, j ' y reste (" Here I am, here I stay ").
A quotation is often attributed to him: " The three grand essentials of happiness are: Something to do, someone to love, and something to hope for.
3: 8-10 ) that is attributed to John the Baptist ( the last verse of this quotation also appears in Mt.
* Jean-Luc Godard's Contempt ( Le Mépris ) ( 1963 ) opens with a quotation wrongly attributed to Bazin ( in fact the author of the quotation is French film critic and playwright Michel Mourlet from his article " Sur un art ignoré " in Cahiers du cinéma, no.
Thus the author supports his claims for Plato's various erotic relationships through his quotation of epigrams attributed to the philosopher ; and makes an extreme allegation that Periander committed incest with his own mother.
This second quotation does not contain several statements usually attributed to Arius by his opponents, is in metrical form, and resembles other passages that have been attributed to Arius.
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We have been using the word `` public '' in quotation marks, that is, in its vernacular connotation with reference to the odd-lot index theory.
The sociological impact is perhaps most eloquently summed up in this quotation of J. Walter Carroll of KSAN, San Francisco:
It is also similar to the use of quotation marks in many other languages ( including Portuguese, Spanish, French, Italian, Catalan, Dutch and German ).
Aberdare was the birthplace of the Second World War poet Alun Lewis, and there is a plaque commemorating him, including a quotation from his poem The Mountain over Aberdare.
The title of Nicholas Blake's 1949 detective novel Head of a Traveller is a quotation from Housman's parody Fragment of a Greek Tragedy.
The progress of casuistry was interrupted toward the middle of the 17th century by the controversy which arose concerning the doctrine of probabilism, which stipulated that one could choose to follow a " probable opinion ", that is, supported by a theologian or another, even if it contradicted a more probable opinion or a quotation from one of the Fathers of the Church.
Each lecture is based upon a text of Scripture, and there is an abundance of Scriptural quotation throughout.
This is allowed by the European Convention on Human Rights – note the word finally in the above quotation.
Because almost every argument, quotation, and issue raised for decades can be found here, the work is often termed ' the deist's Bible '.
Bulwer-Lytton's most famous quotation, " the pen is mightier than the sword ", is from his play Richelieu where it appears in the line beneath the rule of men entirely great, the pen is mightier than the sword
Scholars of Augustine's work have traditionally understood him to have shared the common view of his educated contemporaries that the Earth is spherical, in line with the quotation above, and with Augustine's famous endorsement of science in De Genesi ad litteram.
Another early mentioning of the name, this time by Poseidonios ( writing around 80 BCE ), is also dubious, as it only survives in a quotation by Athenaios ( writing around 190 CE ); the mention of Germani in this context was more likely inserted by Athenaios rather than by Poseidonios himself.
This occurs in the context of Irenaeus ' work On the Detection and Overthrow of Knowledge Falsely So Called, ( Greek: elenchos kai anatrope tes pseudonymou gnoseos genitive case, ἔλεγχος καὶ ἀνατροπὴ τῆς ψευδωνύμου γνώσεως ) where the term " knowledge falsely so-called " ( nominative case pseudonymos gnosis ) covers various groups, not just Valentinus, and is a quotation of the apostle Paul's warning against " knowledge falsely so-called " in 1 Timothy 6: 20.
" There are quotation marks needed to make this answer correct when the puzzle is printed, but they give away the trick.
" Again the quotation marks ruin the written puzzle, so this version is usually written without the quotation marks and with the word " one " capitalized.
" Ich bin ein Berliner " (, " I am a Berliner ") is a quotation from a June 26, 1963, speech by U. S. President John F. Kennedy in West Berlin.
The ISO / IEC 8859 standard is designed for reliable information exchange, not typography ; the standard omits symbols needed for high-quality typography, such as optional ligatures, curly quotation marks, dashes, etc.