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29 Assuming quotes
You can never predict or estimate what someone will think.
A dangerous assumption is that a larger pipeline equals a better pipeline.
It is best to assume nothing in a relationship.
Every time I fail, I expect to grow as a person as a result.
Don’t presume a species is intelligent just because its members are intelligent.
Why is the least important of all the inquiries. It asks the issue; it assumes the majority of its own response, namely, that there is a reasonable response. – assuming quotes
Continue to study; don’t be arrogant in thinking you know everything or that you own the truth; always presume you can learn something from someone else.
Many people believe that the most expensive ideas are the most effective, but this is simply not the case.
A society must presume that it is stable, but the artist must be aware of, and must inform us of, the fact that nothing is stable under heaven.
Previous readers’ marks in old books irritate me far more often than they please me, so I presume that my notations will irritate future readers as well, and I avoid writing them.
Assuming quotes and sayings
Once a great nation has been imbued with the sense of a purpose, it is easy to believe that it has both the means and the responsibility to fulfil God’s work.
This is as dull a film as you can get, and it believes the viewer has the intelligence of a rutabaga.
When I have an issue, I pray about it, and I take whatever comes to mind and stays there as my answer. And this has proven to be correct so many times that I know it is God’s response. – assuming quotes
We believe that attractive people are brighter and more effective than they are, and that unattractive ones are the opposite.
Nobody has the right to believe the business cycle will not turn! You have to presume that something horrible will happen every five years or so.
It’s terribly mundane to predict disaster. The more novel approach is to believe it has already occurred.
To be honest, I usually presume that democracy is the only good form of government, and that democracy should always be favoured.
Everything truly belongs to God, and man has no right to think he can take advantage of God’s generosity at will.
I answered their inquiries honestly and frankly, but I would rather not say anything else. I’m guessing the information was returned, which is why I wasn’t summoned to testify. – assuming quotes
Consider each other’s best interests, especially those you claim to love. Assume the best and be sceptical about the worst.
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Assumption quotes and sayings
I’m often shocked at how many people outside of the design field believe that designers only decorate. Design is about solving problems.
There’s no reason your playing can’t stay dynamic for the rest of your life if you assume you haven’t learnt anything yet.
Everyone asserts that love is irrational, and when this assertion is confirmed to be true, they are amazed. They appear to believe that love will make an exception for them. It never works out. – assuming quotes
Every time I fail, I expect to be a better person as a result. I keep running, both metaphorically and literally, despite a growing limp with each passing season, because I’ve always had a destination in mind and a strong desire to get there.
Any notion of centralization must be a monstrosity if we hope and even presume that communism will solve the social problem, not in this or that country but throughout the world.
The concept of ‘God, ‘ according to theologians, is an argument that assumes its own conclusions and proves nothing.
Admire and revere the Creator of the Telescopic Universe, love and esteem the Work, and do everything you can to reduce suffering and increase good, but never assume to understand. – assuming quotes
The dread that the cosmos isn’t what you think it is is primal, especially when you know for a fact that it isn’t what you think it is.
I’m not going to make shorthand films because I don’t want to trick people into believing in artificial facts.