217 Total Quotes

Perception Quotes

The mice think they are right, but my cat eats them anyways." "This is the point, reality is nothing, perception is everything.
Terry Goodkind
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I'm not making excuses, but I'm glad to be out of that place. It's big. Your depth perception gets thrown off. You're not used to playing in closed-in stadiums anymore. It looks like the ball's going 60 mph, then it's right on you. It's weird.
Adam Dunn
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The public perception is unfair because it ignores issues in society that hip-hop reflects.
Aden Darity
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Any perception can connect us to reality properly and fully. What we see doesn't have to be pretty, particularly; we can appreciate anything that exists. There is some principle of magic in everything, some living quality. Something living, something real, is taking place in everything.
Chogyam Trungpa
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There has been a very positive reaction to our open formats, although there's still perception from some quarters that we're the enemy of open source. That's just not the case.
Alan Yates
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The positive share price reaction is a result of investor perception that the sum of the parts is worth more than the current combined businesses.
Keith Bowman
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Everyone we talked to at all of his clubs had nothing but positive things to say about him. The perception is out there on him, but if you spend any amount of time with him you realize he just wants to win.
Marty Hurney
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The difference between a mountain and a molehill is your perspective.
Al Neuharth
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The familiar combination of declining fundamentals and the market's perception that Tokyo wants to see a weaker yen was the catalyst for the Japanese currency's latest move down,
Alex Beuzelin
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If there's a perception from the jury that they were going to present evidence, then they might think that they caved.
Alfredo Parrish
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Perception is reality until you know what reality is. When I met with them and asked if they had any questions, they had questions. The big thing with them was, 'If I sign, is it going to stop there?' They wanted a whole, detailed plan, and I was glad to be able to give them that.
Allard Baird
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Reality doesn't bite, rather our perception of reality bites.
Anthony D'Angelo
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Gloversville is tough in that there's a perception to overcome -- that it's a dying mill town.
Andrew Johnston
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I get so exhausted with people's perception of what I must be like to be 40 when it's actually wonderful. It's incredibly fabulous. I've never felt sexier in my whole life. I can wear sexy clothes because I've got an incredible body and I happen to be 43 but it's really not that hard, all you have to do is work out a little bit and it's not like everything is falling apart.
Andie MacDowell
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I don't want to see it in grocery stores, ... I'm assuming that wouldn't happen. The more dangerous the perception of the drug, the more control there would be.
Gary Johnson
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It's my perception, the fluctuations are a lot less than they used to be, and part of the reason for this is [semiconductor] saturation. We don't need a killer app any more – chips are in everything.
Scott Becker
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Perception is often the reason why companies prevaricate doing a risk assessment.
Paul Skivington
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I went from being perceived as one of the best young coaches in the league to this negative perception in a span of about 30 games, ... It?s really bizarre.
Scott Skiles
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Seamus Heaney
But that citizen's perception was also at one with the truth in recognizing that the very brutality of the means by which the IRA were pursuing change was destructive of the trust upon which new possibilities would have to be based.
Seamus Heaney
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There is no truth. There is only perception.
Gustave Flaubert
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Henry David Thoreau
All perception of truth is the detection of an analogy.
Henry David Thoreau
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There already is a prevailing perception of Arab Muslim countries they are being targeted for who they are, and this storm in the U.S. plays into this.
Shibley Telhami
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Shirley MacLaine
But what is the perception of women in general on the screen?
Shirley MacLaine
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It's time to get off USC. I think Texas is going to be the play. The spread is all perception. I like Texas to win outright, in a game not as high scoring as people expect.
Soren Petro
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Angelina Jolie
I like to hide behind the characters I play. Despite the public perception, I am a very private person who has a hard time with the fame thing.
Angelina Jolie
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There definitely was a perception if he was in the field he was going to win ? at that time. I think the perception now is that he's the guy to beat, but I don't think guys think it's a given that he's going to win. But he's definitely the player to beat. He just thinks differently than the rest of us do.
Lee Janzen
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What that caused over time was the perception that the U.S. was not a welcoming place. It's taken several years for that perception to turn around.
Michael Dickson
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That was one of the major issues, especially rape, and although we don't have statistics, we have the perception that it has improved. But there is, in my opinion, still a lot to do.
Gemmo Lodesani
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What Clinton did reinforced the perception that there's a lot of harm and not a lot of good to be done with the use of this power. There's a lot of political harm that you risk by pardoning the wrong person. ... Bush's pardons are extraordinarily safe.
Douglas Berman
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Tom Glavine
You can't tell me what we're doing right now is not working. The perception is, well, it's not. I don't deal in perception. I want to deal in reality. The reality of the matter is that the percentage of guys who are taking has gone way down.
Tom Glavine
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