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Cult writer. It's a weird term because it's complimentary but condescending at the same time.
The word heretic ought to be a term of honour.
I came to terms with living mostly in a world of horror pictures or genre pictures.
To use the terms that are reserved for official enemies, it is the commissars and apparatchiks, not the dissidents, who are respected and privileged within their own societies.
I really think that it's better to retire, in Uncle Earl's terms, when you still have some snap left in your garters.
You can be sure that I won't experiment with right-wing terms.
90 percent of the time the terms are misused or unnecessary. Not every image obtained from a computer is a screen shot.
J. A. Redmerski
Coincidence is just the conformist term for fate.
This is a pivotal time for urban regeneration. We must take a long term view.
I don't know that you can do an absurdist film and just have everybody embrace it in terms of filling out cards. I just don't think it happens. So you have to prepare an audience.
I usually say Latina, Mexican-American or American Mexican, and in certain contexts, Chicana, depending on whether my audience understands the term or not.
What a tourist terms a plague of insects, the fly fisher calls a great hatch.
The Industrial Age is not sustainable. Its not sustainable in ecological terms, and its not sustainable in human terms.
I'm not on good terms with any of my exes. That's why we're not together anymore. We're not friends.
I don't like PG-13 horror movies. I think they're a contradiction in terms.
Hopefully one day I can be up there with Peyton in terms of history.
Ecofeminism is a good term for distinguishing a feminism that is ecological from the kind of feminisms that have become extremely technocratic. I would even call them very patriarchal.
John Jay Chapman
There are plenty of people to whom the crucial problem of their lives never get presented in terms that they can understand.
Moriarty is arguably the most famous super-villain in terms of literature.
Me and polite have never been on close terms.
I like the term 'misunderstood.' But I am a bit of a bad boy.
I was an idiot in terms of career-building, but I had a great time.
The Klan sees the world in terms of race and ethnicity. So do Liberals
There's a definite connection in terms of objects at hand - dealing with objects or material at hand. Pop art was very much enamored with popular imagery, and popular imagery was of course available and at hand. And land art was also using what was at hand.
You can't outsmart or outguess the audience in terms of what the narrative answer is.
We have researchers involved with the show [Spartacus] and they pointed me in a pretty great direction, in terms of what to read, and what to look at or look for, and they also provided me with some material.
That nonviolence which only an individual can use is not of much use in terms of society.
If the term discussion has always seemed to me to imply mild warnings of wasted time, workshop sets off a clangorous alarm.
Failure can be bought on easy terms; success must be paid for in advance
For a Russian to be chivalrous with an American is a spiritual impossibility, a conradiction in terms.
The scandal with the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) atop Mauna Kea is how it managed to obtain a construction permit to build a manned telescope in a known biologically toxic environment to workers. How many more people need to die, get injured or develop long term very high altitude sickness that will last a lifetime?
Leadership without mutual trust is a contradiction in terms.
I have to confess that I'm in a constant state of evolution in terms of the way I feel about it. When I was doing early pieces, I wasn't exactly in love with the idea of building the stuff. I could do it because I had the skills, but I really did it because I couldn't find anyone else to build it for me.
I don't have a dream project. I don't really think in those terms, to tell you the truth.
Defining the terms of the debate generally dictates who's gonna' win it.
The aim of mathematics is to explain as much as possible in simple terms.
I've found my true calling in life, and I'm living life on my terms.
The dualism itself becomes a sort of presupposition or datum; its terms condition the further problem.
I don't really think about my work in terms of whatever money it makes. That's just a bonus. I'm just going to do the work anyway, so whatever comes back is good with me.
The technical term for phytonutrients is polyphenols. They are substances produced by plants, a lot of them for self-defense. Twenty-five thousand different ones have been identified. Vitamins E, C, and beta-carotene are examples. Many of them are potent antioxidants, while some don't have antioxidant activity but boost our own antioxidant defense system. Others are involved in communication between cells, many affect gene expression, and others have detoxifying functions.
You learn in life that a lot of things are the result of effort, but some things, in terms of scale, are random.
Grab some caviar from the kitchen. You wouldn't believe the muck they feed us in Bartleby's for ten thousand a term.
In terms of, like, instant relief, canceling plans is like heroin.
Rwanda is an example in terms of the transformation of the rights of women. But if you talk to almost any Africanist at the State Department or the World Bank, when you say the word Africa, they think women.
I made up the term "object-oriented," and I can tell you I did not have C++ in mind.
My biggest goal was - I thought, God, if I could just be a rep company member at the Arena Stage in Washington, D. C. and get to play a bunch of parts in a year! And now in my work everything is about promoting it. It's not about the doing of it! Everything is: You have to sell it, and they ask you to tweet about it or do photo shoots, even for the smallest job. There's an imbalance in terms of what is actually gratifying. The stuff that is gratifying is, like I said, the day of work and the doing of it.
I can't talk you in terms of time --your time and my time are different
Always think in terms of what the other person wants.
It's intuitive in terms of when I read a piece of material or I hear about a project. I'm a writer, so I've written movies. I've read at this point thousands and thousands and thousands of screenplays. So if something gets me, then I don't ignore that.
Very few people realize how dangerous the indoor environment can be to long term health.