Quotes on Particular

For any particular thing, ask: What is it in itself? What is its nature? Marcus Aurelius

I am here; and here is nowhere in particular. William Golding

I fell in love, not with anything or anybody in particular but with everything. George Harrison

I am not famous for anything in particular. I am just famous. Iris Murdoch

Beauty always takes place in the particular. Elaine Scarry

There was no particular point at which I stopped being promising. Donald Barthelme

I am very much in love with no one in particular. Ezra Miller

I am interested in telling my particular truth as I have seen it. Gwendolyn Brooks

What's the go of that? What's the particular go of that? James Clerk Maxwell

Facebook in particular is the most appalling spying machine that has ever been invented, Julian Assange

There are things about guys who are in the army. They're very particular, they have to be. Daniel Craig

In this particular business [cinema], you don't choose your own experiences. They start to happen and then they start to peel off and make other ones happen, and then you can start choosing. But it happens to you. Kelli O'Hara

We cannot hate truth in general, all truth, as we cannot hate food in general, all food. But we can hate a particular truth even though it is good for us, as we can hate a particular food even though it is good for us: Peter Kreeft

The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution was neither a revolution, nor great, nor cultural, and, in particular, not in the least proletarian. Enver Hoxha

I have a limited intelligence and I've used it in a particular direction. Richard P Feynman

You wouldn't be allowed to get on a particular bus, but you'd be asked to sign your autograph. Lena Horne

People like change in general, but not in particular. William J Clinton

I'm very particular about who I sleep with. Dennis Rodman

It's more important to get the right writer and the right take than it is to do something in a particular timeframe. Gale Anne Hurd

While no one railroad can completely duplicate another line, two or more may compete at particular points John Moody

Somehow, the love of the islands, like the love of a woman, just happens. One cannot determine in advance to love a particular woman, nor can one so determine to love Hawaii. Jack London

Until a friend or relative has applied a particular proverb to your own life, or until you've watched him apply the proverb to his own life, it has no power to sway you. Nicholson Baker

We know the particular poem, not what it says that we can restate. Allen Tate

I don't have a particular go-to political blog. Justin Amash

There's nothing tantric about my particular view on life. Andrew Cohen

There was no one in particular I really tried to copy. Caroline Corr

I never thought I would have any particular career in movies at all. Paul Giamatti

It's hard to pick out one particular wrestler. Owen Hart

To understand a name you must be acquainted with the particular of which it is a name. Bertrand Russell

I like being organized and super particular. Rob Zombie

There is gravity in wisdom, but no particular wisdom in gravity. Josh Billings

No particular scandal one can touch but it confounds the breather. William Shakespeare

You know, I'm very particular about my sheets. They have to be one hundred percent cotton, with a high thread count. Only cotton. No flannel. Ryan Murphy

I have a particular affliction. I am unable to say a word I can't spell. Jessye Norman

There's never been a particular band that I've followed religiously. But I do tend to listen to sadder music. Freddie Highmore

There's no one particular road that will lead you to success. I think everybody will find it differently. Marina And The Diamonds

Every production network has spatiality - the particular geographical configuration and extent of its component elements and the links between them. Peter Dicken

I don't dress any particular way to impress anyone or market myself for my music. It's actually who I am. Lady Gaga

I have often thought that the nature of women was interior to that of men in general, but superior in particular. Sir Fulke Greville

Love without end, hath no end, says the Spaniard: (meaning, if it were not begun on particular ends, it would last). George Herbert

She loved him, though not at this particular moment. Ian Mcewan

I'm called away by particular business - but I leave my character behind me Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Having fun is a very particular skill. And not everyone has that skill. Jerry Seinfeld

The first day, in particular, is always one of those weird days because you get ..., you're thrown into this new trailer - here's your wardrobe. Mekhi Phifer

I always feel like there are specific things about Houston. There's one museum in particular in Houston. So many of the things that I'm interested in now I can sort of trace back to that museum, which introduced me to them. Jarvis Cocker

I don't have any particular expertise-I've never been a banker or an investment banker. But I did see an evolution in the system that I thought was problematic. Eliot Spitzer

How do popular attitudes get formed? Do the movies just reflect it or inform it? Where does this particular idea come from? I don't know if I can say anything too illuminating. Thom Andersen

Every hour in itself, as it respects us in particular, is the only one we can call our own. Jean De La Bruyere

I think people love it when anybody acts bad; its not particular to me. Kevin Spacey

It's never the right time to take a particular stand. Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.

I have no particular talent. I am merely inquisitive. Albert Einstein

Without picking out anyone in particular. I thought Mark Wright was tremendous. Graeme Souness

General rules will bear hard on particular cases. Harriet Beecher Stowe

when the desire is on for one particular person, nobody else will do ... Caitlin Thomas

In the particular lies the universal. James Victore

Americans in particular are oddly innocent in their faith that science holds explanations for everything. Patricia Briggs

Frequently these loaded images or objects are used by me without my attaching a particular significance to them. In other words, what I'm doing is letting whatever power, whatever affect they have, work on its own. Sarah Charlesworth

There's no right way to tell all stories, only the right way to tell a particular story. Tobias Wolff

Morality which is no particular socity's morality is to be found nowhere. Alasdair MacIntyre

I've come through things that would have felled an ox. That fills me with optimism, not just for myself but for our particular species. Elizabeth Taylor

If you do not like anything in a particular book, then sit and discuss it. Banning a book is not a solution. We have to tackle it ideologically. Atal Bihari Vajpayee

It is not the particular man in power that I oppose, but the power itself, which is unjust. Wendy McElroy

Whenever I wrote songs - particularly back then - it would always be for a particular artist. Allen Toussaint

I've always loved Ibanez guitars, and in particular 7 strings. Paul Wardingham

I listen to a pretty wide variety of albums so as to get influenced by nothing particular. William Beckett

Romance is very particular to each individual and a very personalised thing. Shailene Woodley

Science is a particular way of thinking about things. Lilian Katz

Erasures are interesting to me because they prove what particular sieves we all are. Matthea Harvey

The Clash, in particular, transcends any category. Scott Raab

Motivation describes your attitude when you would rather do one thing more than another at a particular time. Robert Anthony

Thinking little at all about nothing in particular. Ray Bradbury

Particular facts are never scientific; only generalization can establish science. Claude Bernard

Our religion will not clash with nor contradict the facts of science in any particular. Brigham Young

But you'd have a job to find many of my poems which would seem to be very influenced by a particular person. Norman Maccaig

I don't recall any interest in science in particular. It came later in college. Ellen Ochoa

Depression presents itself as a realism regarding the rottenness of the world in general and the rottenness of your life in particular. Jonathan Franzen

To speak from a particular place and time is not provincialism but part of a writer's identity. Dana Gioia

Sometimes we live no particular way but our own Robert Hunter

Ill smoke anything anybody gives me, Im not particular. Peter Falk

In our particular society, it is the narrowed and narrowing view of life that often wins. Alice Walker