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Top 44 Spectral Quotes

#1. And extracting one molecule's signature in spectral analysis from the rest of the signatures is hard work, sort of like picking out the sound of your toddler's voice in a roomful of screaming children during playtime. It's hard, but you can do it. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#2. The place was stifling. Suddenly it occurred to her that a trace of him still lurked in her, minute and spectral, that effluvial stain that would be her stigmata forever. It was then that she resolved to ask for an appointment to see him, as things had to be settled between them. - Author: Edna O'Brien
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#3. There is a coherence in things, a stability; something ... is immune from change and shines out ... in the face of the flowing, the fleeting, the spectral, like a ruby. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#4. [In]the too solid three-dimensional city, I could never feel myself as anything but spectral, disintegrating, pointless, fluid. - Author: V.S. Naipaul
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#5. The day is wound up and begins even before the last haunted dreams, the last of the fog, those spectral and evanescent residues, have faded away. - Author: Gregory Maguire
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#6. Technology is at a point where we should allow multiple parties to occupy the same spectral space. - Author: Ronald Coase
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#7. All integral laws of spectral lines and of atomic theory spring originally from the quantum theory. It is the mysterious organon on which Nature plays her music of the spectra, and according to the rhythm of which she regulates the structure of the atoms and nuclei. - Author: Arnold Sommerfeld
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#8. Its aura distorts hard edges. Shimmering vortices of discoloration boil off, swirling, licking the
cold night air with bright spectral fire. Violence and death, this one's still hot. - Author: Michael Allan Scott
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#9. 'Interstellar' may never equal the blast of scientific speculation and cinematic revelation that was Stanley Kubrick's '2001: A Space Odyssey,' but its un-Earthly vistas are spectral and spectacular. - Author: Richard Corliss
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#10. A quiet city is a contradiction in terms. It is a thing uncanny, spectral. - Author: Max Beerbohm
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#11. Atal felt a spectral change in the air, as if the laws of earth were bowing to greater laws. - Author: H.P. Lovecraft
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#12. After a sleepless night, the people in the street seem automatons. No one seems to breathe, to walk, Each looks as if he is worked by clockwork: nothing spontaneous; mechanical smiles, spectral gesticulations. Yourself a specter, how would you see others as alive? - Author: Emil M. Cioran
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#13. Departed suns their trails of splendor drew
Across departed summers: whispers came
From voices, long ago resolved again
Into the primeval Silence, and we twain,
Ghosts of our present selves, yet still the same,
As in a spectral mirror wandered there. - Author: Bayard Taylor
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#14. The movement of the emitters of the spectral lines may be deduced on the basis of the Doppler principle. - Author: Johannes Stark
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#15. The act of vagabonding is not an isolated trend so much as it is a spectral connection between people long separated by place and time, but somehow speaking the same language. - Author: Rolf Potts
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#16. Gorgeous, glowing rays of light ... This was what true beauty and goodness looked like
a spectral, luminescent gathering of beings so pure it hurt to look directly at them, like the most glorious eclipse, or maybe Heaven itself. - Author: Lauren Kate
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#17. Wisps of steam like spectral maggots rose from their damp coats in the inn's fuggyheat - Author: Kevin Barry
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#18. Outside intelligences, exploring the Solar System with true impartiality, would be quite likely to enter the Sun in their records thus: Star X, spectral class G0, 4 planets plus debris. - Author: Isaac
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#19. It was a spectral Manhattan, a double-exposed landscape where the past folded back over on itself in overlapping decades. - Author: Joe Schreiber
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#20. How does one kill fear, I wonder? How do you shoot a spectre through the heart, slash off its spectral head, take it by its spectral throat? - Author: Joseph Conrad
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#21. The moon rose in silver splendor into an October sky strewn with pale clouds and brilliant stars. The clouds churned, a white-foam sea, and the moon was a vast, graceful clipper ship, its sails full of spectral light as it ran before the strength of the cold autumn winds. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#22. Thus at the beginning of 1906 it seemed to be established that the emitters of the spectral series of chemical elements are their positive atomic ions. - Author: Johannes Stark
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#23. Science is spectral analysis. Art is light synthesis. - Author: Karl Kraus
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#24. The children looked like remnants of themselves. Spectral. Some were naked to the waist.Many of them had sores on their faces. None had shoes. He could see the structures of them through their skin. The bony residue of their lives. - Author: Colum McCann
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#25. Archaeologists gave the military the idea to use aerial photographs for spying and field survey. We are fortunate that the spatial and spectral resolutions of the imagery available to us are so broadly useful for archaeology. - Author: Sarah Parcak
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#26. In my view the structure of the whole atom was that of an individual, with all its parts interconnected, and the emission of a spectral line appeared to me to be the result of the coherence and co-operation of several electric quanta. - Author: Johannes Stark
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#27. It took everything Annika had not to charge herself up with a million volts and turn that little spectral bitch into a smoking blob of ectoplasm. - Author: Sydney Croft
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#28. Ghost implies a whole lot of things that I am NOT. Do I look like Casper to you?"
"Fine," said Nick. "We're not ghosts, we're Undefined Spectral Doohickies. USDs. Are you happy now? - Author: Neal Shusterman
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#29. As surely as you are a living man, so surely did that spectral anatomy visit my room again last night, grin in my face, and walk away with my trousers: nor was I able to spring from my bed, or break the chain which seemed to bind me to my pillow. - Author: Bill Vaughan
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#30. Most terrors are but spectral illusions. Only have the courage of the man who could walk up to his spectre seated in the chair before him, and sit down upon it; the horrid thing will not partake the chair with you. - Author: Arthur Helps
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#31. There is no passion, more spectral or fantastical than hate, not even its opposite, love, so peoples air, with phantoms, as this madness of the heart. - Author: Lord Byron
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#32. On the basis of Lorentz's theory, if we limit ourselves to a single spectral line, it suffices to assume that each atom (or molecule) contains a single moving electron. - Author: Pieter Zeeman
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#33. The moonlight made ghosts of the bed hangings, and cast a spectral pool about my feet - Author: Susanna Kearsley
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#34. The emitters of the spectral series are without exception single atoms, not compounds of atoms. - Author: Johannes Stark
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#35. We can in fact first place the beam of rays of moving positive atomic ions in a plane perpendicular to the axis in which we see the spectral lines emitted by them. - Author: Johannes Stark
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#36. I know this one pusher walks around humming a tune and everybody he passes takes it up. He is so grey and spectral and anonymous they don't see him and think it is their own mind humming the tune. - Author: William S. Burroughs
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#37. Nothing is more dangerous to one's own faith than the work of an apologist. No doctrine of that faith seems to me so spectral, so unreal as one that I have just successfully defended in a public debate. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#38. The spectral density of black body radiation ... represents something absolute, and since the search for the absolutes has always appeared to me to be the highest form of research, I applied myself vigorously to its solution. - Author: Max Planck
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#39. Modern thought has transferred the spectral character of Death to the notion of time itself. Time has become Death triumphant over all. - Author: John Berger
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#40. Everyone in the room was so spectral-looking that Madeleine's natural healthiness seemed suspect, like a vote for Reagan. - Author: Jeffrey Eugenides
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#41. The magnetic cleavage of the spectral lines is dependent on the size of the charge of the electron, or, more accurately, on the ratio between the mass and the charge of the electron. - Author: Pieter Zeeman
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#42. What appears spectral today will be natural tomorrow. - Author: Franz Marc
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#43. What is most appalling in an F. Scott Fitzgerald book is that it is peopleless fiction: Fitzgerald writes about spectral, muscledsuits; dresses, hats, and sleeves which have some sort of vague, libidinous throb. These are plainly the product of sickness. - Author: Edward Dahlberg
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#44. If you combine all the spectral rays into a single beam, you get white light; and, if you combine all the virtues into a single beam, you get charity. - Author: Austin O'Malley
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