Geography is just physics slowed down, with a couple of trees stuck in it.
Ptolemy 's Geography is the only book on cartography to have survived from the classical period and one of the most influential scientific works of all time.
The art of Biography Is different from Geography. Geography is about Maps, But Biography is about Chaps.Edmund Clerihew Bentley
Ptolemy's Geography is the only book on cartography to have survived from the classical period and one of the most influential scientific works of all time.ptolemy
Ptolemy's Geography is the only book on cartography to have survived from the classical period and one of the most influential scientific works of all time.
The only effort worth making is the one it takes to learn the Geography of one's own nature.
Geography was not furthered by the achievement, scientific progress was scarcely hastened, and nothing new was discovered. Yet the names of Hillary and Tenzing went instantly into all languages as the names of heroes, partly because they really were men of heroic mold but chiefly because they represented so compellingly the spirit of their time.edmund hillary
We must pass through the barriers of language and race, of Geography and religion, of custom and tradition and we must build on a common foundation.vincent massey
A man's ethnic identity has more to do with a personal awareness than with Geography.william saroyan
To build a theory of international relations on accidents of Geography and history is dangerous.kenneth waltz
Our aid has humanitarian objectives only; it is never governed by politics or limited by the Geography, race, color or religion of the beneficiary.mohammed bin rashid al-maktoum
Canada emerged as a political entity with boundaries largely determined by the fur trade. These boundaries included a vast north temperate land area extending from the Atlantic to the Pacific and dominated by the Canadian Shield. The present Dominion emerged not in spite of Geography but because of it.harold innis
In the course of the first half of the twentieth century, an entire social season sprang up around Srinagar and Gulmarg...As the landscape becomes further framed into domestic views, there is decreasing room for the urban Geography of those areas of Srinagar where tourists, now moored to their increasingly opulent houseboats did not venture. As the bridges, overhanging houses, Mar Canal views and ethnographic portraits receded from albums, increasing prominence was secured by landscapes of the Lake and the social life centered around the clubs of Srinagar and Gulmarg.Ananya Jahanara Kabir
For all the participants in this fascinating debate, "Central Europe" was defined, not by Geography, but by values. "Central Europe" was, in György Konrád's words, a Weltanschauung , not a Staatsangehörigkeit (i.e., a way of looking at the world rather than a question of citizenship); for Leszek Ko?akowski it was a "culturally connected area"; for Stefan Kaszy?ski a "state of mind"; for Czes?aw Mi?osz "a way of thinking".
The Puranas are post- Vedic texts which typically contain a complete narrative of the history of the Universe from creation to destruction, genealogies of the kings, heroes and demigods, and descriptions of Hindu cosmology and Geography. There are 18 canonical Puranas, divided into three categories, each named after a deity: Brahma , Vishnu and Shiva . There are also many other works termed Purana, known as 'Upapuranas.
Some force whole regions, in despite O' Geography, to change their site; Make former times shake hands with latter, And that which was before come after; But those that write in rhyme still make The one verse for the other's sake; For one for sense, and one for rhyme, I think's sufficient at one time.Samuel Butler
Whoever hasn’t yet arrived at the clear realization that there might be a greatness existing entirely outside his own sphere and for which he might have absolutely no feeling; whoever hasn’t at least felt obscure intimations concerning the approximate location of this greatness in the Geography of the human spirit: that person either has no genius in his own sphere, or else he hasn’t been educated to the level of the classic.
Apart from economics and Geography, it is hard to find a social science that has given less attention to religion than political science.
Kant , the great German master of logical thought, gave Geography its place in the over-all framework of organized, objective knowledge.
History is philosophy teaching by example, and also warning; its two eyes are Geography and chronology.
The unique purpose of Geography is to seek comprehension of the variable character of areas in terms of all the interrelated features which together form that variable character.
Since my youth Geography has been for me the primary object of study. When I was engaged in it, having applied the considerations of the natural and geometric sciences, I liked, little by little, not only the description of the earth, but also the structure of the whole machinery of the world, whose numerous elements are not known by anyone to date.
War is God's way of teaching Americans Geography.
If some countries have too much history, we have too much Geography.
18 chapters of Vyasa's Jaya constitutes the Bhagavad Gita, the sacred text of the Hindus . Thus, this work of Vyasa, called Jaya deals with diverse subjects like Geography , history , warfare , religion and morality .