Garnishing: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Familiar Quotations ClarifiesAnalysis and synthesis ordinarily clarify matters for us about as much as taking a Swiss watch apart and dumping its wheels, springs, hands, threads, pivots, screws and gears into a layman's hands for reassembling, clarifies a watch to a layman.ndash;AnonymousEvery clarification breeds new questions.ndash;Arthur BlochLike other revolutionaries I can thank God for the reactionaries. They clarify the issue.ndash;Robin CollingwoodBy speaking, by thinking, we undertake to clarify things, and that forces us to exacerbate them, dislocate them, schematize them. Every concept is in itself an exaggeration.ndash;Jose Ortega Y GassetWhen you have shot and killed a man you have in some measure clarified your attitude toward him. You have given a definite answer to a definite problem. For better or worse you have acted decisively. In a way, the next move is up to him.ndash;R. A. LaffertyThe lessons we learn in sadness and from loss are those that abide. Sorrow clarifies the mind, steadies it, forces it to weigh things correctly. The soil moist with tears best feeds the seeds of truth.ndash;T. T. MungerThe comic spirit is given to us in order that we may analyze, weigh, and clarify things in us which nettle us, or which we are outgrowing, or trying to reshape.ndash;Thornton WilderClarifies ndash; CleaningA clean tie attracts the soup of the day.ndash;AnonymousA clean desk is a sign of a cluttered desk drawer.ndash;AnonymousBath twice a day to be really clean, once a day to be passably clean, once a week to avoid being a public menace.ndash;Anthony Burgess
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