Surface Related Quotes



“A kitchen table makes an ideal location because she's sitting on a high surface and you can enter her readily.”

Stephen Braveman


Either that boy is the sanest creature on Earth, he thought, or he is so disturbed that our tests cannot even begin to scratch the surface.

Eoin Colfer


...the global surface albedo [surface whiteness] and greenhouse gas changes account for practically the entire global climate change.

James Hansen


Studying goes deeper than mere reading. There are surface nuggets to be gathered but the best of the gold is underneath, and it takes time and labor to secure it.

Mary Mcleod Bethune


“We just went to feel and having fun. Every time I step on the putting surface I'm going to have fun and I'm just going to enjoy it. I'm going to look forward to every putt. Last week, I said I've had enough of mechanics. Let's go back to when I was a kid. I started thinking when I was 10, 11, 12, I would look at the hole, hit it and if it goes in, great. If it doesn't go, chase it and hit it back. So no more mechanics, just feel.”

Camilo Villegas


Heavy, heavy-hearted people grow lighter and rise occasionally to their surface through precisely that which makes others heavier,through hatred and love.

Friedrich Nietzsche


She is a water bug on the surface of life.

Gloria Steinem


After all, we are not French and never can be, and any attempt to be so is to deny our inheritance and to try to impose upon ourselves a character that can be nothing but a veneer upon the surface.

Edward Hopper


“I think it surprised me in just how Earthlike Titan's surface appeared to be.”

Linda Spilker


That's the classical mind at work, runs fine inside but looks dingy on the surface.

Robert M. Pirsig