Precisely Related Quotes

To its critics, the study of theology distracts from real life. But, at its best, theology inspires and informs precisely the committed and caring ministry.

Alister E. Mcgrath

#Critics #Life Best #Precisely

The thing we look forward to often comes to pass, but never precisely in the way we have imagined to ourselves.

George Eliot

#Imagined #Precisely

Faith was intended precisely for the simple, but the quest for certainty and simplicity becomes dangerous when it leads to fanaticism and narrow-mindedness. When reason as such becomes suspect, then faith itself becomes falsified.

Pope Benedict Xvi

#Intended #Narrow #Precisely

Critics? How do they happen? I know how it happened to me. I would send a poem or story to a magazine and they would say this doesn't suit our needs precisely but on the other hand you sound interesting. Would you be interested in doing a review?

Leslie Fiedler

#Critics #Precisely

Enforced religion breeds precisely what it most fears: rebellion against religion, cynicism about religion, skepticism about its claims, and, as a consequence, indifference at best or outright antipathy at worst.

Langdon Brown Gilkey

#Consequence #Enforced #Indifference #Precisely #Rebellion

After the death of the sadistic dictator Gen. Sanni Abacha in 1998, Nigeria underwent a one-year transitional military administration headed by Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar, who uncharacteristically bowed out precisely on the promised date for military disengagement. Did the military truly disengage, however? No.

Wole Soyinka

#Precisely #Promised #Underwent

So, for me, working with larger companies has often been very satisfying, precisely because of the ability of bringing critical mass to bear on a given effort.

Vint Cerf

#Mass #Precisely #Satisfying

[Entrepreneurship] is by no means hunch or gamble. But it also is not precisely science. Rather, it is judgment.

Peter Drucker

#Gamble #Judgment #Precisely

Learn to ask for what you want. The worst people can do is not give you what you ask for which is precisely where you were before you asked.

Peter Mcwilliams


We learn most readily, most naturally, most effectively, when we start with the big picture - precisely when the basics don't come first.

Alfie Kohn

#Effectively #Naturally #Precisely