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Quote Left The best thing about giving of ourselves is that what we get is always better than what we give. The reaction is greater than the action. Quote Right
Quote Left Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquillity: the emotion is contemplated till, by a species of reaction, the tranquillity gradually disappears, and an emotion, kindred to that which was the subject of contemplation, is gradually produced, and does itself actually exist in the mind. Quote Right
Quote Left There is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins. Nearly always one side stands more or less for progress, the other side more or less for reaction. Quote Right
Quote Left In a land which is fully settled, most men must accept their local environment or try to change it by political means; only the exceptionally gifted or adventurous can leave to seek his fortune elsewhere. In America, on the other hand, to move on and make a fresh start somewhere else is still the normal reaction to dissatisfaction and failure. Quote Right
Quote Left My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, but I never believed it till now. -- (Comment made 10 April 1962 in reaction to news that U.S. Steel was raising prices by $6 per ton, right after the unions negotiated a modest new contract under pressure from JFK to keep inflation down.) Quote Right
Quote Left Action and reaction are equal and opposite. Quote Right
Quote Left It is funny that men who are supposed to be scientific cannot get themselves to realise the basic principle of physics, that action and reaction are equal and opposite, that when you persecute people you always rouse them to be strong and stronger. Quote Right
Quote Left Reaction - a boat which is going against the current but which does not prevent the river from flowing on. Quote Right
Quote Left If you sing alone in your shrine, the vibrations return to you as a reaction. But in community singing, what you have is not a reaction but a wave of vibrations. They enter into the atmosphere and purify the polluted air. Quote Right
Quote Left Every particle of factual evidence supports the factual contention that the higher mammalian vertebrates experience pain sensations at least as acute as our own. To say that they feel pain less because they are lower animals is an absurdity; it can easily be shown that many of their senses are far more acute than ours - visual acuity in certain birds, hearing in most wild animals, and touch in others; these animals depend more than we do today on a the sharpest possible awareness of a hostile environment. Apart from the complexity of the cerebral cortex (which does not directly perceive pain) their nervous systems are almost identical to ours and their reaction to pain remarkably similar, though lacking (so far as we know) the philosophical and moral overtones. The emotional element is all too evident, mainly in the form of fear and anger. Quote Right
Quote Left Power is poison. Its effect on Presidents has been always tragic, chiefly as an almost indecent excitement at first, and a worse reaction afterwards; but also because no mind is so well balanced as to bear the strain of seizing unlimited force without habit or knowledge of it; and finding it disputed with him by hungry packs of wolves and hounds whose lives depend on snatching the carion. Quote Right
Quote Left Dogs have been extensively used in heart research, but their coronary arteries differ from those of humans - they have smaller connections with one another and the left coronary artery dominates, while in humans the right does so.  In addition, the conduction system has a different pattern of blood supply, and consequently, researchers have had difficulty in producing ischemic heart blocks in dogs, which occurs frequently in humans.  The blood coagulation mechanism is unlike ours, therefore using dogs to test prosthetic devices and valves is unreliable.  A dog's reaction to shock is also very different to that of humans. Quote Right
Quote Left Our lives are not determined by what happens to us but by how we react to what happens, not by what life brings to us, but by the attitude we bring to life. A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events, and outcomes. It is a catalyst, a spark that creates extraordinary results. Quote Right
Quote Left In contrast to revenge, which is the natural, automatic reaction to transgression and which, because of the irreversibility of the action process can be expected and even calculated, the act of forgiving can never be predicted; it is the only reaction that acts in an unexpected way and thus retains, though being a reaction, something of the original character of action. Quote Right
Quote Left Non-injury, truthfulness, freedom from theft, lust, anger and greed, and an effort to do what is agreeable and beneficial to all creatures - this is the common duty of all castes. … To be non-violent to human beings and to be a killer or enemy of the poor animals is Satan's philosophy. In this age there is always enmity against poor animals and therefore the poor creatures are always anxious. The reaction of the poor animals is being forced on human society and therefore there is always the strain of cold or hot war between men, individually, collectively or nationally. Quote Right
Quote Left The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed. Quote Right
Quote Left Relationships are like sparring; within the appropriate space, action and reaction naturally flow. Quote Right
Quote Left The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed. Quote Right
Quote Left That's one sad, unhappy, upset cow. She wants her baby. Bellowing for it, hunting for it. It's like grieving, mourning––not much written about it. People don't like to allow them thoughts or feelings. (referring to a reaction of a mother cow when her calf was taken from her) Quote Right
Quote Left The important thing about travel in foreign lands is that it breaks the speech habits and makes you blab less, and breaks the habitual space-feeling because of different village plans and different landscapes. It is less important that there are different mores, for you counteract these with your own reaction-formations. Quote Right
Quote Left American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it. Quote Right
Quote Left Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation. Quote Right
Quote Left The beginning, middle, and end of the birth, growth, and perfection of whatever we behold is from contraries, by contraries, and to contraries; and whatever contrariety is, there is action and reaction, there is motion, diversity, multitude, and order, there are degrees, succession and vicissitude. Quote Right
Quote Left One must fight for a life of action, not reaction. Quote Right
Quote Left The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed Quote Right
Quote Left Failure is defined by our reaction to it. Quote Right
Quote Left An important aspect of the current situation is the strong social reaction against suggestions that the home language of African American children be used in the first steps of learning to read and write. Quote Right
Quote Left Every revolutionary idea seems to evoke three stages of reaction. They may be summed up by the phrases: (1) It's completely impossible. (2) It's possible, but it's not worth doing. (3) I said it was a good idea all along. Quote Right
Quote Left Our age knows nothing but reaction, and leaps from one extreme to another. Quote Right
Quote Left What life means to us is determined, not so much by what life brings to us as by the attitude we bring to life; not so much by what happens to us as by our reaction to what happens. Quote Right
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Member Quotes About Reaction

Quote Left The more we analyze our reactions and better options, wiser we become. And transformation is beautiful indeed... The situations which had always entangled become unworthy, people who had always hogged on the patience appear confused ranting out silently that what they need is empathy and counseling. And the contended smile that shines on face becomes the most treasured property Quote Right
Quote Left One of the most costly decisions is allowing someone else to control our reactions. Quote Right
Quote Left Poison can be given in low quantity to kill slowly. It produces symptoms of illness, difficulty breathing, convulsions, reactions and lunacy. Quote Right
Quote Left After rajat reaction of eye exercise ain mashaq trataka. IPRG cells affects regions of the brain and trigger abnormal physiological and psychological functions. Quote Right
Quote Left The friend we trust the most is the one from whom we should stay alert "twenty-four seven" cause our Immune system is responsible for life-threatening reactions. Quote Right
Quote Left 09 OCT 2019 As an object exist withing the laws of physics. So also do love and fate. Where in both remain motionless or in motion until enacted upon by a sufficiant force. A reaction for an action an ends to a means. Quote Right
Quote Left Tachycardia vs Bradycardia vs Heart Attack Tachycardia. When our heart pumps very fast without any physical activity and causes shortness of breath and trouble breathing. Bradycardia. When our heartbeat goes lower than normal and causes tiring and slow breathing. Heart Attack. When the heart ceases its activity. Causes may include the following: Disease, Cholesterol, Blockage, Lack Of Blood or Oxygen, Reaction and Shock. Quote Right
Quote Left A dream is an action of reflection by reaction and every action has some positive and negative effects. Quote Right
Quote Left The last few times I have been asked for money, I have laughed, because I don't carry any change. Then I laugh some more, when I watch their reaction to what I say, 'Do you take Mastercard?' Quote Right
Quote Left Everyone known person has one challenge or the other, but our response and reactions to all this challenge it what defines us uniquely and differently as individuals. Quote Right
Quote Left Problems comes to u ? Yeah ofcours to me as well! Solutions isn't with me,Its all about reactions you and I give Quote Right
Quote Left Problems comes to u ? Yeah ofcours to me as well! Solutions isn't with me,Its all about reactions you and I give Quote Right
Quote Left Who made you judge and jury for my actions and reactions. Quote Right
Quote Left I don't know if you're an obsession, an addiction, or an allergic reaction. Quote Right
Quote Left I spent most of my life being in the wrong world. I spent most of my life sacrificing for others and denying myself. I've spent a lot of time imprisoned by the reactions of low-level people.Now I understand I'm a high-frequency person. I put out a strong vibration. I'm meant for great things and that causes low energy people to feel threatened by me, but I'm no longer going to play on the outskirts of life, settling and confirming because I'm afraid to make a splash. Quote Right
Quote Left Every action has reaction and action acts in the present whereas reaction acts in the future. Every reaction is the result of its action. Hence, if present is strong, future will be strong, (Self-quote) Quote Right
Quote Left At times our reaction is less desirable than the action that gave it birth. Quote Right
Quote Left The world in general doesn't know what to make of originality; it is startled out of its comfortable habits of thought, and its first reaction is one of anger. W. Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) Quote Right
Quote Left "Don't fool every one, and then expect no reactions". Quote Right
Quote Left When you feel you can buy anyone or anything, is this really bringing freedom to recipient people or simply a brand of Pavlov enslavement? In reality, this too is toxic to everyone else in proximity, poisons whole communities and nations. Finally they implode, a reaction to this passive onslaught. Quote Right
Quote Left Anger and temper is part of human emotions but its expression and reaction determines the character of a man Quote Right