About 999 results
|A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an aposfle is hardly likely to look out. Do |
we write books so that they shall merely be read? Don't we also write ... The fly
that does not want to be swatted is safest if it sits on the fly-swat. Once the good ...
|4.1.2 Vectoria and Fowles's Fly The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest if |
it sits on the fly-swat. G. C. Lichtenberg, German physicist, philosopher (
17420799) In an elementary mechanics text by Fowles and Cassiday [F C99],
|3 With foxes we must play the fox. THOMAS FULLER (1654-1 734). English |
physician. Gnomo/qgia. no.5797(1732). 4 The fly that does not want to be
swatted is safest if it sits on the fly-swat. C. C. LICHTENBERC (1742-99), German
|this" — for we do not say "the roundness is in the sphere." It is merely analogy |
that misleads us here. Similarity is something objective, but analogy is subjective.
70 The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest if it sits on the fly-swat.
|He was friends with Goethe (also a prolific, if ponderous, aphorist) and |
corresponded with Kant, but was best known as an ... provide the same kind of
stark, sudden clarity: The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest if it sits on
|QuotationsBook.com. The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest if it sits on |
the fly-swat. - Lichtenberg, Georg C. QuotationsBook 22.
|... marry up to be excited, marry down for length of time The fly that does not want |
to be swatted is safest to sit on the fly swatter If it is fun it is not good for me Bless
me bless me nonsense give me something I like A rich man is more likely to get ...
|would it not be of great value even though the universe does not move by gears |
and mechanisms? ... this is why our metaphors are most often catachreses.54 [
410] The fly that does not want to be swatted is safest when it sits on the fly
|That is not merely a figure of speech. ... Consequently in a democratic society |
learning processes can only take place in one direction: from the bottom up. ... '
The fly that does not want to be swatted,' says Lichtenberg, 'is safest if it sits on
the fly swat.' But even assuming you had the desire to bother yourselves about
ecological problems, that is very far from saying that you would be in a position to
|Price, 5 Cents The time has come to begin fighting the house fly, and we should |
again remind ourselves that this creature is ... about killing the fly, the pretty fly,
but, since we have came to know more about the fly, it is "swat the fly, the awful fly
. ... If we keep a garbage can sitting about the house or premises we should not
be surprised if we are bothered during the ... It is safe to say that given an
absolutely pure water supply and absolute freedom from house flies, typhoid
fever would for ...