In theory there is no difference between theory and practice; in practice there is.
Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life.yoko ono
There is very little difference between men and women in space.helen sharman
I like the Albanians much; they are not all Turks; some tribes are Christians. But their religion makes little difference in their manner or conduct. They are esteemed the best troops in the Turkish service.
Dost thou not know that love respects no blood, Cares not for difference of birth or state?thomas dekker
As soon as we cease to believe in such an engineer and in a discourse which breaks with the received historical discourse, and as soon as we admit that every finite discourse is bound by a certain bricolage and that the engineer and the scientist are also species of bricoleurs , then the very idea of bricolage is menaced and the difference in which it took on its meaning breaks down.jacques derrida
The other day, someone told me the difference between a democracy and a people's democracy. It's the same difference between a jacket and a straitjacket.ronald reagan
How few of our young English impressionists knew the difference between a palette and a picture! However, I believe that Walter Sickert did sly dog!
For 60 years Gross Domestic Product, or GDP for short, has been the yardstick by which the world has measured and understood economic and social progress. However, it has failed to capture some of the factors that make a difference in people’s lives and contribute to their happiness, such as security, leisure,income distribution and a clean environment–including the kinds of factors which growth itself needs to be sustainable.
Whether a man goes down with a law bullet in a vital part or is wearied out as is the fish before being landed, where he may gasp his life out; whether he dies with one convulsion after a swallow of prussic acid or dreamily passes away in the solace of an opium overdraught, is perhaps no matter in the end. In the processes there is a vast difference, but the tombstones the reports of that Court which has the last say read very much alike. The figure is, perhaps, not a bad one.
The doctrine of ratios and proportion is introduced by Euclid as a part of his system of geometry ; and the student seldom fails to remark, that in the treatises on algebra, the same subject is presented under a considerably different form; though he is usually quite unable to determine wherein the essential difference consists; and would probably find but few teachers who could precisely point out the distinction to him.
Substance is enduring, form is ephemeral. Preserve substance; modify form; know the difference .
What is the difference between burning and gassing people in ovens and doing it to a whole nation out in the open?Prince Norodom Sihanouk
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.robert frost
The (racial and cultural) difference is to be celebrated, not fried or criticised, and we are so much richer for it.ratu joni madraiwiwi
The difference between pornography and erotica is lighting.
The difference between patriotism and nationalism is that the patriot is proud of his country for what it does, and the nationalist is proud of his country no matter what it does; the first attitude creates a feeling of responsibility, but the second a feeling of blind arrogance that leads to war.
What's the difference between a boyfriend and a husband? About 30 pounds.Cindy Gardner
The difference between the way of life and the way of death is great. Therefore, do not murder a child by abortion or kill a newborn infant.
I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually they make the difference between winning and losing.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.charles barkley
Miracle Max: It just so happens that your friend here is only MOSTLY dead. There's a big difference between mostly dead and all dead. Mostly dead is slightly alive. With all dead, well, with all dead there's usually only one thing you can do.
Inigo Montoya: What's that?
Miracle Max: Go through his clothes and look for loose change.