Haphazard Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 59 Quotes About Haphazard

#1. Life in turn organises itself along deep, observable tendrils that do not speak of discrete, careful, artistic intervention, rather scream of haphazard chance and the emergency of survival. - Author: John Zande
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#2. We have a conception that God is a haphazard God with no set of rules of life and salvation. Ask the astronomer if God is a haphazard God. He will tell you that every star moves with precision in its celestial path. - Author: Billy Graham
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#3. Maybe you believe that we fall into our future blindly, drifting from adventure to adventure, our journey zigzagging not according to plan but according to pure chance. Or just maybe, as random and haphazard as our lives seems
maybe that's exactly what the author had in mind. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#4. All of it gleamed in haphazard array, and most was covered by cobwebs from centuries past, along with layers of dust and grime. - Author: J.R. Rain
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#5. There is a haphazard sort of doing good, which is nothing but temperamental pleasure-seeking. - Author: Fanny Lewald
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#6. I'm just messing with you guys. I like seeing psycho chick get all intense." He glances at me, lowers his voice. "I mean that as a compliment
because, you know"
he waves a haphazard hand in my direction
"psycho kind of works for you. - Author: Tahereh Mafi
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#7. But amid much elegance and precision, the details of life and the Universe also exhibit haphazard, jury-rigged arrangements and much poor planning. What shall we make of this: an edifice abandoned early in construction by the architect? - Author: Carl Sagan
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#8. I have not worked out my poems with a careful will, falling rather on haphazard and blind formulation of wordage, a more flowing concept, in a hope for a more new and lively path. I do personalize at times, but this only for the grace and elan of the dance. - Author: Charles Bukowski
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#9. It was curious how life seemed to weave a pattern that was not in the least haphazard, as it so often seemed to be. - Author: R. F. Delderfield
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#10. Life is haphazard. We plan, and then we deal when the plans go awry. Control is an illusion; best intentions are the best we can do. - Author: Anna Quindlen
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#11. Life forms illogical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return? - Author: Margot Fonteyn
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#12. Of course there is a way to stop the rampant spread of beauty. It has to do with regimentation, conformity, assemblyline aesthetics, and the triumph of the functional over the haphazard. - Author: Anne Rice
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#13. I am here for a reason. This is no haphazard mistake. What good can I do with what I have? - Author: Lisa Tawn Bergren
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#14. Many people believe that the free market, despite some admitted advantages, is a picture of disorder and chaos. Nothing is "planned," everything is haphazard. Government dictation, on the other hand, seems simple and orderly; decrees are handed down and they are obeyed. - Author: Murray N. Rothbard
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#15. Across the moon-pale scar that marred my forearm, Darian danced in dark ink, the gracefully curving edges of his name unravelling into a spill of colour as joyful and haphazard as the promise of stars. - Author: Alexis Hall
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#16. Even the raven started out in human form, and he fumbled blindly, and his actions were haphazard until it was revealed to him who he was and what his purpose was. - Author: Peter Hoeg
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#17. No one knows what the nongenetic causes of individuality are. Perhaps people are shaped by modifications of genes that take place after conception, or by haphazard fluctuations in the chemical soup in the womb or the wiring up of the brain or the expression of the genes themselves. - Author: Steven Pinker
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#18. I have made a career of bumbling around places, stumbling on landmarks and generally being quite haphazard and shambolic about the way I go about things. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#19. Whatever else the Norman Conquest may or may not have done, it made the old haphazard state of legal affairs forever impossible. - Author: Edward Jenks
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#20. Love alone helped us get through life. Without it, life was simply too haphazard. - Author: Kaori Ekuni
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#21. It seems like a totally gratuitous myth to tell people a giant rabbit comes round at night leaving candy in a haphazard way around the house ... and the cover shows the bunny caught in the act. - Author: Todd Rundgren
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#22. For nothing is moved at haphazard, but in every case there must be some reason present
[1071b] - Author: Aristotle.
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#23. I have a grasshopper and haphazard mind y'know, a brain that listens to all sorts of things as well as itself. - Author: Keri Hulme
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#24. It seemed to me that I should have a desk, even though I had no real need for a desk. I was afraid that if I had no desk in my room my life would seem too haphazard. - Author: E.B. White
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#25. Improvisation is terribly haphazard. - Author: Leo Ornstein
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#26. But I never cleaned thoroughly enough, my reorganization proved to be haphazard, the disgraces came unfailingly to light, and it was clear how we failed, how disastrously we fell short of that ideal of order and cleanliness, household decency which I as much as anybody else believed in. - Author: Alice Munro
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#27. It's when you walk around the apartment in my boxers when you don't know I'm awake. And then that grin, when you do know I'm awake. You spend so much time in the morning making sure every hair is in place. But I have to tell you: I like it most like this, haphazard, sleep-strewn, disarrayed. - Author: David Levithan
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#28. Haphazard actions don't bring results! - Author: Lorii Myers
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#29. Deathlessness should be arrived at in a ... haphazard fashion. Loving fame as much as any man, we shall carve our initials in the shell of a tortoise and turn him loose in a peat bog. - Author: E.B. White
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#30. [The universe is] haphazard, morally neutral, and unimaginably violent. - Author: Woody Allen
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#31. Friendships do not grow up in any carefully tended and contemplated fashion ... They begin haphazard. - Author: Christopher Morley
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#32. Life itself is a haphazard, untidy, messy affair. - Author: Dorothy Day
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#33. Sounds kind of ad hoc and jerry-rigged and haphazard.' 'Everybody's a critic. This wasn't an aesthetic endeavor. - Author: David Foster Wallace
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#34. I couldn't go into the haphazard drawing or the paintings, the splashing of paint. I wanted to go back to a completely dry drawing, a dry conception of art. - Author: Marcel Duchamp
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#35. Long before I was a writer, when I was just a haphazard reader and a dreamer of stories, I learnt about an influential book by Harold Bloom. 'The Anxiety of Influence', published in 1973 when I was five years old, is taken up with the terrifying influence of poets on each other. - Author: Andrew O'Hagan
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#36. The range of genre that we is very diverse, which makes for a fun and multi-dimensional show, but creating something that flows, depending on what kind of vibe the show is going to be [loud dive bar, small theatre, festival] is a bit of an art a haphazard art at times. - Author: Sarah Burton
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#37. Memory, I must suppose, if it is neglected becomes like a box room, or a lumber room in an old house, the contents jumbled about, maybe not only from neglect but also from too much haphazard searching in them, and things to boot thrown in that don't belong there. - Author: Sebastian Barry
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#38. The country is laid out in a haphazard, sloppy fashion, offensive to the tidy, organized mind. - Author: Alan Brien
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#39. Feelings of depression; feelings of frustration; feelings of emptiness in the face of all this randomness - done down by the haphazard, yet again. - Author: William Boyd
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#40. Creating fake facts does require a measure of haphazard research, insofar as they need to not just be possible, but also interesting. - Author: John Hodgman
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#41. I cling to the optimistic belief that the haphazard and the hopscotch, the creature that sips among many flowers, may actually come up with something ... - Author: Brad Leithauser
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#42. My so-called career is a haphazard thing. - Author: Paul McCartney
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#43. I've been a little haphazard about how nude I get, and the only thing that keeps me from getting anxious about it is that I've had complete control over it. - Author: Lena Dunham
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#44. What careful planning, what painstaking attention to detail, goes into extinguishing a man's life! Far more than the hit-or-miss, haphazard circumstances of igniting it.
("New York Blues") - Author: Cornell Woolrich
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#45. Poetry contains nothing haphazard. - Author: William Empson
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#46. In brief, we have no explicit family policy but instead have a haphazard patchwork of institutions and programs designed mostly under crisis conditions, whether the crisis is national in scope (such as a recession ) or personal (such as a break-up of a particular family). - Author: Kenneth Keniston
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#47. A genealogy is a striking way of bringing before us the continuity of God's purpose through the ages. The process of history is not haphazard. There is a purpose in it all. And the purpose is the purpose of God. - Author: Leon Morris
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#48. When the general is weak and without authority; when his orders are not clear and distinct; when there are no fixed duties assigned to officers and men, and the ranks are formed in a slovenly haphazard manner, the result is utter disorganization. - Author: Sun Tzu
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#49. I note however that this diary writing does not count as writing, since I have just re-read my year's diary and am much struck by the rapid haphazard gallop at which it swings along, sometimes indeed jerking almost intolerably over the cobbles. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#50. Without planning, we are individuals with haphazard connections and effectiveness. We are a team when we plan and work in harmony. - Author: Kent Beck
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#51. Above all, do not talk yourself out of good ideas by trying to expound them at haphazard meetings. - Author: Jacques Barzun
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#52. It's been said that the first hour is the rudder of the day. I've found this to be very true in my own life. If I'm lazy or haphazard in my actions during the first hour after I wake up, I tend to have a fairly lazy and unfocused day. - Author: Steve Pavlina
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#53. If you dread the thought of wasted time in meetings, chances are that your team members feel the same way. Team members are also demotivated by one-way discussions, haphazard participation and arbitrary decisions. Structure every meeting at the start and summarize them at the end. - Author: Martin Zwilling
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#54. What is a family, after all, except memories? Haphazard and precious as the contents of a catch-all drawer in the kitchen. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#55. Fred Trueman the man has often been tactless, haphazard, crude, a creature of impulse. - Author: John Arlott
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#56. It is by no haphazard chance that in every age men have risen early to pray. The first thing that marks decline in spiritual life is our relationship to the early morning. - Author: Oswald Chambers
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#57. The rhythm of researching and querying holds all the fascination, endorphins, and residual scarring of picking a scab. It's a habit I easily fall into but without more than surface level ambition driving it can turn into a haphazard, oozing mess. - Author: S. Kelley Harrell
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#58. Without a confession of faith the church's evaluation of its ministers is haphazard and shallow at best; and the church will be in great danger of laying hands on novices and heretics, all because it does not measure candidates for the ministry by a broad and deep standard. - Author: Samuel E. Waldron
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#59. If we open our history books, we shall see that the laws, for all that they are or should be contracts amongst free men, have rarely been anything but the tools of the passions of a few men or the offspring of a fleeting and haphazard necessity. - Author: Cesare Beccaria
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