numbers quotes

Historic changes and challenges. Breakthroughs in human knowledge and opportunity. And yet, for vast numbers across the globe, the daily realities have not altered.Abdallah II

When you go to commercial, you want something to call the viewers back, and if you don't have a decent act out, the audience probably won't be there in the numbers you want when the show returns.J. J. Abrams

I was the dork in high school who sang musical numbers up and down the hallways.Amy Adams

The creator of the universe works in mysterious ways. But he uses a base ten counting system and likes round numbers.Scott Adams

No one can fail to see that the power of the Church among large numbers in many communities is today diminishing, or has already ceased.Felix Adler

I can't spend a lot of time worrying about the numbers at home. I've got to focus on the mission.John R. Allen

Al Qaeda has come back. Al Qaeda is a resilient organization. But they're not here in large numbers. But al Qaeda doesn't have to be anywhere in large numbers.John R. Allen

It's - as opposed to tape where you have a magnetic tape that's excited by frequencies that you hit, digital was a process where musical sounds are transferred to numbers and stored as numbers.Herb Alpert

American troops have not only occupied Ulster but are arriving in increasing numbers in England.John Amery

There was one public school for boys, and one for girls, but Jewish children were admitted in limited numbers - only ten to a hundred; and even the lucky ones had their troubles.Mary Antin

If you look at who drives the box office numbers at these films, it's men.Judd Apatow

President Bush says he is concerned about the Iraqi people, but if Iraqi people are dying in numbers, then American policy will be challenged very strongly.Peter Arnett

Large numbers of people are broken from the notion that the system is working for people, that the system is just or humane or peaceful.Bill Ayers

Governing isn't as easy as you think. Many of you have taken pledges that are contradictory - to balance the budget and cut taxes, for example. You must be honest about the numbers, since our annual deficit now exceeds all discretionary spending combined.Brian Baird

I've certainly not got any famous people's numbers on my phone. It's just not my thing, really.Gareth Bale

Science by itself is about numbers, and it's about measuring things. It's very important but it's very dry.James Balog

Their elegant shape, showy colours, and slow, sailing mode of flight, make them very attractive objects, and their numbers are so great that they form quite a feature in the physiognomy of the forest, compensating for the scarcity of flowers.Henry Walter Bates

Numbers are the product of counting. Quantities are the product of measurement. This means that numbers can conceivably be accurate because there is a discontinuity between each integer and the next.Gregory Bateson

I think we have a number of young people - like yourself - who want to make a difference. I'm not sure the numbers are as large because I think the burden of getting elected to public office at the national level has become astronomically expensive.Birch Bayh

I was the guy that told Bill Clinton he was going to win. I had gotten the final polling numbers. He had a comfortable lead. He was not going to lose.Paul Begala