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Evangelista Torricelli Quotes

I hope you find these Evangelista Torricelli Quotes inspiring and motivational.

The Geometer has the special privilege to carry out,
by abstraction, all constructions by means of the intellect.
Who, then, would wish to prevent me from freely considering
figures hanging on a balance imagined to be at an infinite
distance beyond the confines of the world?
- Evangelista Torricelli

Many have argued that a vacuum does not exist,
others claim it exists only with difficulty in spite
of the repugnance of nature;
I know of no one who claims it easily exists without
any resistance from nature.
- Evangelista Torricelli

We have made many glass vessels...
with tubes two cubits long.
These were filled with mercury, the open end was closed with the finger,
and the tubes were then inverted in a vessel where there was mercury.
- Evangelista Torricelli

Is it a surprise that into the vessel,
in which the mercury has no inclination and no repugnance,
not even the slightest, to being there,
it should enter and should rise in a column high enough
to make equilibrium with the weight of the external air which forces it up?
- Evangelista Torricelli


 

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

I'd rather have thirty minutes of wonderful
than a lifetime of nothing special.
- the movie Steel Magnolias

Don't Wait!
Start on your dreams, your impulses,
your longings, your special occasions today.
Because this is your moment.
- Mary Anne Radmacher


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We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe,
nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws,
but the smallest insect, we wish
to be created at once by special act.
- Charles Darwin

Know that you are special, and unique in all creation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is difficult for the common good to prevail
against the intense concentration
of those who have a special interest,
especially if the decisions are made behind locked doors.
- Jimmy Carter

Start living now.
Stop saving the good china
for that special occasion.
Stop withholding your love
until that special person materializes.
Every day you are alive is a special occasion.
Every minute, every breath, is a gift from God.
- Mary Manin Morrissey

I wasn't anything special as a father.
But I loved them and they knew it.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.

Truth has no special time of its own.
Its hour is now - always.
- Albert Schweitzer

Too often the great decisions are originated and given form
in bodies made up wholly of men, or so completely dominated
by them that whatever of special value women
have to offer is shunted aside without expression.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Without wearing any mask we are conscious of,
we have a special face for each friend.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

I have no special talent.
I am only passionately curious.
- Albert Einstein

A working definition of Honor is,
"respect or esteem that has been earned."
Contemplate that for a moment.
It would be very special to earn the respect and esteem
of our family, our friends, our co-workers, our community, wouldn't it?
If anything, it is of even more moment to honor yourself.
Those who are successful and happy earn their own
self-respect and self-esteem.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys
on a minor planet of a very average star.
But we can understand the Universe.
That makes us something very special.
- Stephen Hawking

I haven't got any special religion this morning.
My God is the God of Walkers.
If you walk hard enough,
you probably don't need any other god.
- Bruce Chatwin

America and Israel share a special bond.
Our relationship is unique among all nations.
Like America, Israel is a strong democracy,
a symbol of freedom, and an oasis of liberty,
a home to the oppressed and persecuted.
- William J. Clinton

If the timing's right and the gods are with you,
something special happens.
- Rick Springfield

I want the public to know that it will be an honor
for me to meet them and spend a few special moments
with all those who helped me through my filmed career.
- Tony Curtis

Play is a uniquely adaptive act, not subordinate to some other adaptive act,
but with a special function of its own in human experience.
- Johan Huizinga

In the sixties and seventies you could probably name all the great comics.
It was still special.
- Marc Maron

I was lucky enough to have the talent to play baseball.
That's how I treated my career.
I didn't think I was anybody special,
anybody different.
- Carl Yastrzemski

I hate that people think going to the theatre is a special occasion.
I wish people would treat it as normally as going to the cinema.
- Brenda Blethyn

There was no instruction to be thankful that the Christians were special people,
chosen people.
There was no nationalistic, political or ethnic superiority to be thankful for.
- John Clayton

We are not special.
We are not crap or trash, either.
We just are.
We just are, and what happens just happens.
- Chuck Palahniuk

It not infrequently happens that persons without any
other special qualification than the drama of their
lives are precipitated into important political positions.
- Charles Edward Merriam

Every band needs it's own special chemistry.
And Bez was a very good chemist.
- Tony Wilson

Not only must Americans admire Israel,
there can be no doubt that we have an interest in,
and special responsibility for, that valiant nation.
- George Ball

I just had a baby.
I'm not going to work unless it's something really special and meaningful,
because I can't imagine missing all that time with my daughter.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

Once a place becomes special, it's no longer special.
- Peter Storey

What makes my approach special is that I do different things.
I do jazz, blues, country music and so forth.
I do them all, like a good utility man.
- Ray Charles

Others think it the responsibility of scientists to
coerce the rest of society,
because they have the power that derives from special knowledge.
- John Charles Polanyi

There is something very very special,
universal and easily identifiable among all Jews;
it is beyond territory,
it is something we all have in common.
- Ted Koppel

Loneliness adds beauty to life.
It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.
- Henry Rollins

Special effects are characters.
Special effects are essential elements.
Just because you can't see them doesn't mean they aren't there.
- Laurence Fishburne

If you can get humor and seriousness at the same time,
you've created a special little thing,
and that's what I'm looking for, because if you get pompous,
you lose everything.
- Paul Simon

Then to have your baby playing at the school you played
at and having him play well is a special treat.
- Jerry Kramer

Whatever changes the new era brings,
whatever new pathways we take,
I am sure that our special relationship with America -
forged in adversity,
will not change.
- Mary McAleese

If you're feeling insecure and you need to feel special,
the best place to go is somewhere foreign where people
treat you as special because you're different.
- Kristin Scott Thomas

For economist the real world is often a special case.
- Edgar R. Fiedler

At the request of the special counsel,
Mr. Rove will not discuss the substance of his testimony.
- Robert Luskin

Pilots take no special joy in walking.
Pilots like flying.
- Neil Armstrong

What a privilege to be here on the planet to contribute
your unique donation to humankind.
Each face in the rainbow of colors that populate our
world is precious and special.
- Morris Dees

History repeats itself, but the special call of an
art which has passed away is never reproduced.
It is as utterly gone out of the world as the song
of a destroyed wild bird.
- Joseph Conrad

So, when the special effects are at the service of
the story and draw you into it,
that is really the magic.
- Bill Sienkiewicz

They don't have special rights because we have civil
rights laws that protect them.
The laws work both ways.
- Tom Allen

It's more fun if you can control things like lighting
and make special effects in the darkroom.
- Lacey Chabert

I always knew I'd accomplish something very special -
like robbing a bank perhaps.
- Mickey Rourke

I always loved going to Hawai'i; it was very,
very special.
- Dan Fouts

As we are all aware, Special Operations Forces,
SOF, are playing an increasingly essential role as
we continue to fight and,
more importantly, win the war on terror.
- Robin Hayes

I pledge to you today that as president,
in my first budget, I will introduce the largest increase
in special education ever.
- Al Gore

I think of myself as Special Forces,
clearing the path for the infantry.
- Geraldo Rivera

My wife and I have spent half our lives,
half our adult lives, trying to save special parts of California.
- Pete McCloskey

Vadim changed my mind about acting.
Vadim was the only man who was certain I had something special to offer.
- Brigitte Bardot

A successful woman preacher was once asked what special
obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one,
she answered, except the lack of a minister's wife.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

It seems like if you are not painted up special way
or have some tailor made outfit to put on to go out on stage...
I don't know...
there's too much of it out there.
- Phil Anselmo

To me it's the best trophy you can win and to bring
it back for all them fans that have supported us right
through would be something special.
- Steven Gerrard

The main prank that we play with props is for people's birthdays.
The special effects people will put a little explosive
in the cake so it blows up in their face -
that's always fun to play on a guest star,
or one of the trainees or someone who's new.
- Catherine Bell

My passion is New York and the vitality that makes it special.
- Michael Musto

I ask you: turn a deaf ear to the special interests.
Let politics stand down for a while.
don't waste anytime thinking about future elections
until we've done our jobs here.
- Bob Riley

When you're special to a cat, you're special indeed,
she brings to you the gift of her preference of you,
the sight of you, the sound of your voice,
the touch of your hand.
- Lester B. Pearson

Brooke was special in the sense that we grew up together on that island.
- Christopher Atkins

See, I never wrote arrangements for the band for Judy Garland;
I did strictly special material,
special lyrics, put together all of her medleys.
- Mel Torme

No one appreciates the very special genius of your
conversation as the dog does.
- Christopher Morley

They enlarged the domains of commerce by treaties with all nations,
upon the great principle of equal justice to all nations,
and special favors to none.
- Robert Toombs

The world of a comic strip ought to be a special place
with its own logic and life...
I don't want the issue of Hobbes's reality settled by a doll manufacturer.
- Bill Watterson

She is up there with the best of them.
I can only talk about my experience,
but it was genuinely special.
- Albert Finney

Being a woman is of special interest only to aspiring male transsexuals.
To actual women, it is simply a good excuse not to play football.
- Fran Lebowitz


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