Validated quotes:

  • The weird thing about acting is you're the most competent when you're at your best, but you have to be validated. -- Max Minghella
  • The Supreme Court of the United States... has validated the Nazi method of execution in... concentration camps, starving them to death. -- Jack Kevorkian
  • I didn't ever feel close to my real family. I didn't feel validated; I never felt right because I was always wrong. -- Richard Lewis
  • When you play for ticket-holders, you are already validated. I have no sense that I need to be accepted. I'm already accepted. -- Joshua Bell
  • Successful fiction does not need to be validated by 'real life'; I cringe whenever a writer is asked how much of a novel is 'real'. -- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • The lived experiences which could not find adequate scientific expression in the substance doctrine of rational psychology were now validated in light of new and better methods. -- Wilhelm Dilthey
  • I mean, if you have to wake up in the morning to be validated by the editorial page of the New York Times, you got a pretty sorry existence. -- Karl Rove
  • I always feel the most validated and confident being around people that I find funny - having Fred Armisen laugh at a scene or Bill Hader or Seth Meyers give me a compliment. -- Cecily Strong
  • If I'm a conservative, I'll generally watch Fox. If someone's liberal, they'll generally watch MSNBC. They'll basically learn a set of facts that are completely distinct from one another. They'll get their views validated. -- Jeb Bush
  • What's sad is that there is an addictive quality to that, to believing your own hype; to allowing yourself to become validated by others and no longer by yourself. That's the danger of celebrity. -- Giovanni Ribisi
  • Actors live dependent on being validated by other people's opinions. I don't understand what it is I do that people want. I don't know what an actor does. I have no credentials. I don't know what I'm doing. -- Shia LaBeouf
  • I'm laughing because I know the secret of life. And the secret of life is that I have validated my existence. I know that I am worth more than my house, my bank account, or any physical thing. -- Carlos Santana
  • My highest point was the first thing I won, a short story competition in a women's magazine in the Eighties. It was the first time I'd had my writing validated, and the first thing I'd ever shown anyone else. -- Kate Atkinson
  • I sing all the time. But maybe nobody's hearing it, because I'm singing in my car or in my house or whatever. I don't need the roar of the crowd, and I don't need to hear cheers to feel validated. -- Natalie Maines
  • I do think we have a long way to go in terms of the culture around women still being career women, and asking a woman about her career and her work, just seeing them as fully validated human beings in the workplace. -- Corin Tucker
  • The greatest lesson I have learned in life is that I am enough simply because I have been given life. Growing up, I constantly found myself trying to please others because I wanted to be included and validated. I expended myself completely. -- Grace Gealey
  • Kathy Dewar, my high-school English teacher, introduced me to journalism. From the moment I wrote my first article for the student paper, I convinced myself that having my name in print - writing in English, interviewing Americans - validated my presence here. -- Jose Antonio Vargas
  • There's nothing wrong with raising venture capital. Many lean startups are ambitious and are able to deploy large amounts of capital. What differentiates them is their disciplined approach to determining when to spend money: after the fundamental elements of the business model have been empirically validated. -- Eric Ries
  • It's a real wrenching thing to go from being a private person to being a public person, especially when you're being autobiographical. But it's what everyone wants - to get everyone's attention, to have your music make a living for you, to be validated in that way. -- James Taylor
  • I would love to get married, first of all, from my children's perspective. People don't think of children when they think of gay marriage, but I do have children, and for them to see their family validated as other families are validated and protected by our government, yes. -- Judy Gold
  • I'm a huge believer in you don't really need anybody to make you feel validated or make you feel secure. When you go to sleep at night, you're with yourself, and when you wake up, you're with yourself. Be happy, just alone, regardless if you're with somebody or not. -- Brittany Snow
  • For me, in terms of personal satisfaction, the mission's already accomplished. I already won. As soon as the journalists were able to work, everything that I had been trying to do was validated. Because, remember, I didn't want to change society. I wanted to give society a chance to determine if it should change itself. -- Edward Snowden
  • It doesn't give me any satisfaction to think that my concerns will be validated by my grandchildren's generation. I would love to be wrong in everything. My grandchildren are my stake in the near future, and it's my great hope that they might one day say, 'Grandpa was part of a great movement that helped to turn things around.' -- David Suzuki
  • My life has been many examples of shortsighted goals that I thought would fix things. You know, if there's something broken inside me, if there's a hole in there, I thought: If I could just write a good song someday, then I'd be OK. You know, if I could just be on stage in front of people I'd never seen before and be validated by them. -- Trent Reznor
  • I'm an actor, and I think some of us who are drawn to this work know what it is to desperately want to be loved and validated: to be good at something and not be able to do it; to come in second on countless projects; or told that you were the first choice, but the part went to that guy who had that TV show in the '90s. -- James Snyder
  • If you see yourself reflected in art, you feel validated. -- Erik Parker
  • Happiness needs nothing but itself, it doesnt have to be validated -- Kristen Chenoweth
  • Just like children, emotions heal when they are heard and validated. -- Jill Bolte Taylor
  • Trauma is personal. It does not disappear if it is not validated. -- Danielle Bernock
  • In England right now you're not good enough until you get validated. -- M.I.A.
  • Original sin is the only doctrine that's been empirically validated by 2,000 years of human history. -- Gilbert K. Chesterton
  • When I get this kind of support, I feel validated in my decision to stand up for myself. -- Paula Broadwell
  • In terms of relationships, women often completely over-estimate the confidence of men, and forget about needing to feel validated. -- Matthew Hussey
  • I've worked so hard to just be my full self and God has just validated me in so many ways. -- Kofi Siriboe
  • Your view on the world is validated and verified daily. How is your view on the world working for you? -- Tony Curl
  • Reportage is interesting only when placed in a fictional context, but fiction is interesting only if it is validated by a documentary context. -- Jean-Luc Godard
  • I think "The Boondock Saints", because the Irish guys win. Plus the cat ends badly. It affirms my worldview and I feel validated." -- Kevin Hearne
  • If I had to give a definition of happiness, it would be this: happiness needs nothing but itself; it doesn't have to be validated. -- Herman Koch
  • The truth of no truths becomes, inevitably, truth: a way of naming being, language, and culture that guards the boundaries of thought against claims it has not validated. -- David Bentley
  • The minimum viable product is that version of a new product which allows a team to collect the maximum amount of validated learning about customers with the least effort. -- Eric Ries
  • One of the basic needs of every human being is the need to be loved, to have our wishes and feelings taken seriously, to be validated as people who matter. -- Harold S. Kushner
  • Trauma is personal. It does not disappear if it is not validated. When it is ignored or invalidated the silent screams continue internally heard only by the one held captive. -- Danielle Bernock
  • Most people wish to be consoled, confirmed. They want their prejudices reinforced and their structured belief systems validated. After all, it hurts to think, and it's absolute agony to think twice. -- Jennifer Stone
  • In conclusion, I submit that, far from science having buried God, not only do the results of science point towards his existence, but the scientific enterprise itself is validated by his existence. -- John Lennox
  • A geometrical theory in physical interpretation can never be validated with mathematical certainty ... ; like any other theory of empirical science, it can acquire only a more or less high degree of confirmation. -- Carl Gustav Hempel
  • If the plan is to see what happens, a team is guaranteed to succeed - at seeing what happens - but won't necessarily gain validated learning - If you cannot fail, you cannot learn. -- Eric Ries
  • What's sad is that there is an addictive quality to that, to believing your own hype; to allowing yourself to become validated by others and no longer by yourself. That's the danger of celebrity -- Giovanni Ribisi