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  • Calculate "owner earnings" to get a true reflection of value. -- Warren Buffett
  • Calculate a stock's price/earnings ratio yourself, using Graham's formula of current price divided by average earnings over the past three years. -- Benjamin Graham
  • When the tram has arrived at the stop, you have to be there! Calculate where a good opportunity will stop and be there! -- Mehmet Murat ildan
  • Calculate what man knows and it cannot compare to what he doesn't know. Calculate the time he is alive and it cannot compare to the time before he was born. Yet man takes something so small and tries to exhaust the dimensions of something so large! -- Zhuangzi
  • I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people. -- Isaac Newton
  • A man only becomes wise when he begins to calculate the approximate depth of his ignorance. -- Gian Carlo Menotti
  • It's quite complicated and sounds circular, but we've worked out a way of calculate a Web site's importance. -- Larry Page
  • We cannot calculate the numbers of people who left, fled or were fished out of Europe just ahead of the Holocaust. -- Gene Tierney
  • I calculate that I took 20,000 punches, but I earned millions and kept a lot of it. I may talk slow, but my mind is OK. -- Muhammad Ali
  • Constitutions should consist only of general provisions; the reason is that they must necessarily be permanent, and that they cannot calculate for the possible change of things. -- Alexander Hamilton
  • Every nation whose affairs betray a want of wisdom and stability may calculate on every loss which can be sustained from the more systematic policy of its wiser neighbors. -- James Madison
  • Football is a sport of paradox. It requires reaction, not reflection. Yet you must use your mind to calculate, to anticipate - to think and not think at the same time. -- Dhani Jones
  • I have some strategical vision, I could calculate some few moves ahead and I have an intellect that is badly missed in the country which is run by generals and colonels. -- Garry Kasparov
  • War involves in its progress such a train of unforeseen circumstances that no human wisdom can calculate the end; it has but one thing certain, and that is to increase taxes. -- Thomas Paine
  • I like to play cards. I'm not very good, because I don't want to calculate, I just play by instinct. But I've learned a lot of business philosophy by playing poker. -- Jack Ma
  • The reality is that we are all economists. We all deal with scarcity as we make choices and calculate how to ration various items and resources that we consume, produce and utilize. -- Kurt Bills
  • My work on human capital began with an effort to calculate both private and social rates of return to men, women, blacks, and other groups from investments in different levels of education. -- Gary Becker
  • There can be no greater error than to expect, or calculate, upon real favors from nation to nation. It is an illusion which experience must cure, which a just pride ought to discard. -- George Washington
  • The malaria parasite has been killing children and sapping the strength of whole populations for tens of thousands of years. It is impossible to calculate the harm malaria has done to the world. -- Bill Gates
  • We need to encourage designers and agencies to be responsible. We need to make sure everyone is sensitive to the issues. But to calculate the girls' body mass - I personally think it is demeaning. -- Diane von Furstenberg
  • Before the discovery of quantum mechanics, the framework of physics was this: If you tell me how things are now, I can then use the laws of physics to calculate, and hence predict, how things will be later. -- Brian Greene
  • While Congress did not, to my knowledge, calculate aggregate dollar values for the nationwide effects of racial discrimination in 1964, in 1994 it did rely on evidence of the harms caused by domestic violence and sexual assault, citing annual costs of $3 billion in 1990 and $5 to $10 billion in 1993. -- David Souter
  • A multitude of bees can tell the time of day, calculate the geometry of the sun's position, argue about the best location for the next swarm. Bees do a lot of close observing of other bees; maybe they know what follows stinging and do it anyway. -- Lewis Thomas
  • Journalists ask me all the time, 'Akshay, do you believe in the numbers game?' My standard response: 'I can't count, that's why I have producers and accountants who calculate for me. As long as I have them in my life, I don't need to worry about numbers!' -- Akshay Kumar
  • You can't just count on becoming a syndicated cartoonist. I actually tried to calculate the odds once, and the best I could come up with is a 1-in-36,000 chance. And the odds of getting hit by lightning are 1 in 7,900 - which kind of shows how long those odds are. -- Stephan Pastis
  • American stuntmen are smart - they think about safety. When they do a jump in a car, they calculate everything: the speed, the distance... But in Hong Kong, we don't know how to count. Everything we do is a guess. If you've got the guts, you do it. All of my stuntmen have gotten hurt. -- Jackie Chan
  • The news media is so quick to pick up tragic stories of imperiled children that it seems like there are more terrible events today than ever before - when in fact it's quite the opposite. It is, in all manners possible to calculate, the safest time in the history of civilization to be a kid. -- Gever Tulley
  • Most people that derail as leaders in the corporate world, it's not because they couldn't do the math and calculate return on investment properly. The issues are communication and understanding. All of what typically would've been called the 'soft stuff.' You have to be authentic. You have to be dialed into the soft stuff. -- Douglas Conant
  • If your goal is to make money, becoming an entrepreneur is a sucker's bet. Sure, some entrepreneurs make a lot of money, but if you calculate the amount of stress-inducing work and time it takes and multiply that by the low likelihood of success and eventual payoff, it is not a great way to get rich. -- Eric Ries
  • The first thing I did was give up sweet tea because I drank so much. I'd start drinking at lunchtime and wouldn't set it down until I went to bed. When you calculate how much empty calories and how much sugar I was consuming, it was staggering. So I haven't had a glass of sweet tea in three years. -- Paula Deen
  • Why speculate when you can calculate? -- John C. Baez
  • When one loves, one does not calculate. -- Therese of Lisieux
  • Love only serves and does not calculate. -- Bryant H. McGill
  • People calculate too much and think too little. -- Charlie Munger
  • Calculators can only calculate - they cannot do mathematics. -- John A. Van de Walle
  • Young players calculate everything, a requirement of their relative inexperience. -- Samuel Reshevsky
  • Pessimists calculate the odds. Optimists believe they can overcome them. -- Ted Koppel
  • Men like to to count their troubles; few calculate their happiness. -- Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • It's certainly easy to calculate the average attendance for Perl conferences. -- Larry Wall
  • Man only likes to count his troubles; he doesn't calculate his happiness. -- Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • You can calculate Zsa Zsa Gabor's age by the rings on her fingers. -- Bob Hope
  • What is love, if it can calculate and provide against its own decay? -- Madame de Stael
  • We deserve this payment by all stretches of how one would calculate it. -- Bill Vaughan
  • Nay, Madam, when you are declaiming, declaim; and when you are calculating, calculate. -- Samuel Johnson
  • Since then I never pay attention to anything by "experts". I calculate everything myself. -- Richard P. Feynman
  • The final mystery is oneself... Who can calculate the orbit of his own soul. -- Oscar Wilde
  • I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people. -- Isaac Newton
  • I don't think anyone can calculate the effect of having a Jew on the ticket. -- Ed Rendell
  • It's time to calculate your risks make amends to reduce errors and increase your successes -- Martin Powell
  • I don't pretend anything anymore. I don't have time, desire or energy to calculate anymore. -- Thomas Kretschmann
  • I never calculate. That is why those who do, calculate so much less accurately than I. -- Pablo Picasso
  • The mind can calculate, but the spirit yearns, and the heart knows what the heart knows -- Stephen King
  • No man can exactly calculate the capacity of human genius and stupidity, nor the incapacity of will. -- B. H. Liddell Hart
  • eternity is a depth which no geometry can measure, no arithmetic calculate, no imagination conceive, no rhetoric describe. -- Hannah More
  • Missionaries must not calculate on the least comfort but what they find in one another and their work. -- Adoniram Judson
  • Don't be so proud for being educated then other,you will never able to calculate your own hart-beets -- Yaganesh Derasari
  • Do not forget that true love sets no conditions; it does not calculate or complain, but simply loves. -- Pope John Paul II
  • No more fiction, for now we calculate; but that we may calculate, we had to make fiction first. -- Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The body is a device to calculate the astronomy of the spirit. Look through that astrolabe and become oceanic. -- Rumi
  • We sin because we see sin as a bargain. We unconsciously calculate that it's worth it, that it pays. -- Peter Kreeft
  • I calculate that I was responsible for proposing the elevation to the Lords of some 214 of its present numbers. -- Margaret Thatcher
  • To model our political system upon speculations of lasting tranquility, is to calculate on the weaker springs of the human character. -- Alexander Hamilton
  • There's a presumption that somehow you calculate beforehand whether something is going to be good politically or not. I simply don't. -- Bob Brown
  • The tallest and the smallest among us are so alike diminutive and pitifully base, it is a meanness to calculate the difference. -- William Makepeace Thackeray
  • I give 110% in love. If that seems absurd, just know that I used presidential voting machines to calculate that number. It's totally legit. -- Jarod Kintz
  • If I were forced to sum up in one sentence what the Copenhagen interpretation says to me, it would be 'Shut up and calculate! -- David Mermin
  • A true master of politics is able to calculate, down to the smallest fraction, the advantages to which he may put his very faults. -- Napoleon Bonaparte
  • It is not for us to calculate our victory or fear our defeat, but to do our duty and leave the rest in God's hands. -- Alan Keyes
  • You can learn to find unknowns in equations, draw equidistant lines and demonstrate theorems, but in real life there's nothing to position, calculate, or guess. -- Delphine de Vigan
  • I see Hillary [Clinton] as a calculating politician without any vision. It depends what the next thing is that they calculate she needs to say. -- John Kasich
  • I've never been one to carefully calculate my career decisions, to sit on the outside looking in. I go with my passion and what moves me. -- Michael Douglas
  • Never build after you are five and forty; have five years' income in hand before you lay a brick; and always calculate the expense at double the estimate. -- Henry Kett
  • The costs of government are bound to be much higher than those of the free market. . .The State cannot calculate well and therefore cannot gauge its costs accurately. -- Murray Rothbard
  • Strange! I don't understand how it is that we can write mathematical expressions and calculate what the thing is going to do without being able to picture it. -- Richard P. Feynman
  • Who then can calculate the path of the molecule? how do we know that the creations of worlds are not determined by the fall of grains of sand? -- Victor Hugo
  • It is a simple procedure to calculate the number of seeds in an apple. But who among us can ever say how many apples are in a seed? -- Wayne Dyer
  • Truth . . . and if mine eyes Can bear its blaze, and trace its symmetries, Measure its distance, and its advent wait, I am no prophet - I but calculate. -- Charles Mackay
  • We calculate the amount spent [by Brethren and other anti- Green groups] was between $500,000 and $1 million - that's a huge amount for a state election campaign in Tasmania. -- Bob Brown
  • Being a physicist, not a philosopher, I have devised an entirely new theory of consciousness, allowing one to numerically calculate the level of consciounsess of humans and even animals. -- Michio Kaku
  • Intuition enlightens and so links up with pure thought. They together become an intelligence which is not simply of the brain, which does not calculate, but feels and thinks. -- Piet Mondrian
  • Organized common (or uncommon) sense -- very basic knowledge -- is an enormously powerful tool. There are huge dangers with computers. People calculate too much and think too little. -- Charlie Munger
  • There is no reliable way to calculate from the number of recorded compliance issues how many Americans have had their communications improperly collected, stored or distributed by the NSA. -- Barton Gellman
  • Therefore, to estimate the enemy situation and to calculate distances and the degree of difficulty of the terrain so as to control victory are virtues of the superior general. -- Sun Tzu
  • It is not enough ... simply to surrender oneself brainlessly to love, when it knocks at the door, one must also calculate because of later life, which does sometimes follow. -- Elfriede Jelinek
  • In Calcutta alone, we have given more than 1,000 children in adoption. I cannot calculate how many babies we get a year. But we never refuse anybody. Everybody is most welcome. -- Mother Teresa
  • Plan strategically and strike it once to win. You can achieve maximum dues with minimum dice if only you are willing to clearly calculate and throw your efforts with optimism! -- Israelmore Ayivor
  • [I]n framing a Government for a nation we ought, in those provisions which are designed to be permanent, to calculate not on temporary, but on permanent causes of expence. -- Alexander Hamilton
  • I do not take things to the heart. I calculate and I do what needs to be done. If I were to start acting emotionally, it would destroy my work. -- Ayelet Shaked
  • You can calculate the worth of a man by the number of his enemies, and the importance of a work of art by the harm that is spoken of it. -- Gustave Flaubert
  • It has nothing to do with commercial success. You cannot calculate in your head how to put the mosaic together to make a commercial film: that's out of the question. -- Arthur Cohn
  • You can get good science out of stupid questions. If someone says the world is flat, maybe in proving them wrong you can calculate the curvature of the Earth more precisely. -- Gavin Schmidt
  • I think that we have to be constantly asking ourselves, 'How do we calculate the risk?' And sometimes we don't calculate it correctly; we either overstate it or understate it. -- Hillary Clinton
  • Most events recorded in history are more remarkable than important, like eclipses of the sun and moon, by which all are attracted,but whose effects no one takes the trouble to calculate. -- Henry David Thoreau
  • This is war. Nobody would win a war if they stopped to calculate the cost.''It's not my war.''Whose war doesn't matter. Whose money doesn't matter either, That's what war is. -- Haruki Murakami
  • When one woman was asked how long she had been going to symphony concerts, she paused to calculate and replied, 'Forty-seven years - and I find I mind it less and less. -- Louise Andrews Kent
  • Every math curriculum in the world is based on the idea of hand-calculating, and most of what you're teaching is how to calculate. And I think the resistance to this is very variable. -- Paul Wolfowitz
  • Every math curriculum in the world is based on the idea of hand-calculating, and most of what you're teaching is how to calculate. And I think the resistance to this is very variable. -- Paul Wolfowitz
  • We must calculate not on the weather, nor on fortune, but upon God and ourselves. He may fail us in the gratification of our wishes, but never in the encounter with our exigencies. -- William Gilmore Simms
  • Those chess lovers who ask me how many moves I usually calculate in advance, when making a combination, are always astonished when I reply, quite truthfully, 'as a rule not a single one' -- Richard Reti
  • One small changed family doesn't calculate into a world that has been spinning for a billion years. But one small change makes the world spin differently in a billion ways for one family. -- Mary E. Pearson
  • One might as well attempt to calculate mathematically the contingent forms of the tinkling bits of glass in a kaleidoscope as to look through the tube of the future and foretell its pattern. -- Henry Ward Beecher
  • I've never believed unemployment numbers because the way that they calculate unemployment makes no sense whatsoever. It's not how many people are unemployed. It's how many people are actively looking for a job. -- Suze Orman
  • Adam and Eve are like imaginary numbers, like the square root of minus one... If you include it in your equation, you can calculate all manners of things, which cannot be imagined without it. -- Philip Pullman
  • Nobody can really guarantee the future. The best we can do is size up the chances, calculate the risks involved, estimate our ability to deal with them and then make our plans with confidence. -- Henry Ford II
  • The only object of theoretical physics is to calculate results that can be compared with experiment... it is quite unnecessary that any satisfactory description of the whole course of the phenomena should be given. -- Paul Dirac
  • Technologies evolve in the strangest ways. Computers were created to calculate ballistics equations, and now we use them to create amusing illusions. Creating amusing illusions is a big business if you play it right. -- Howard Rheingold