The poetical tendency of the present and of the preceding century has been divided in a manner singularly curious. One loud and conspicuous faction of bards, giving way to the corrupt influences of a decaying general culture, seems to have abandoned all the properties of versification and reason in its mad scramble after sensational novelty; whilst the other and quieter school constituting a more logical evolution from the poesy of the Georgian period, demands an accuracy of rhyme and metre unknown even to the polished artists of the age of Pope.
The publication of the Revised New Testament by the two University Presses on May 17, 1881, was the most sensational in the annals of publishing.frederic g. kenyon
The simplification of anything is always sensational.gilbert keith chesterton
Hard science gives sensational results with a horribly boring process; philosophy gives boring results with a sensational process; literature gives sensational results with a sensational process; and economics gives boring results with a boring process.nassim nicholas taleb
Modernity widened the distance between the sensational and the relevant.nassim nicholas taleb
The amateur software engineer is always in search of magic, some sensational method or tool whose application promises to render software development trivial. It is the mark of the professional software engineer to know that no such panacea exist.
It must be true that whenever a sensational murder is committed there are people who though they are, quite properly, of no interest to law enforcers, attorneys, or newspaper reporters weep, lie sleepless, and realize at last that their lives have been changed by a crime in which they played no part.
I am pretty sure that, if you will be quite honest, you will admit that a good rousing sneeze, one that tears open your collar and throws your hair into your eyes, is really one of life's sensational pleasures.
SIXTY HORSES WEDGED IN CHIMNEY The story to fit this sensational headline has not turned up yet.
"The pleasure has been all ours... sensational, from a sensational player"henrik larsson