Quotes containing word "inconsistent"

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Definitions and meanings of word "inconsistent"

• Adj: displaying a lack of consistency; examples: "inconsistent statements cannot both be true at the same time", "inconsistent with the roadmap"

• Adj: not capable of being made consistent or harmonious; example: "inconsistent accounts"

• Adj: not in agreement

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Dave Eggers
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American Writer, Editor, Publisher
Born Thursday 8 January 1970
Ron Jaworski
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American Athlete
Born Friday 23 March 1951
Ambrose Bierce
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American Writer, Journalist, Editor
Friday 24 June 1842 - 1914
George Mason
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American Statesman
Tuesday 11 December 1725 - Sunday 7 October 1792
Oliver Wendell Holmes
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American Writer
Tuesday 29 August 1809 - Monday 8 October 1894
Thomas Jefferson
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American President, Author
Saturday 13 April 1743 - Tuesday 4 July 1826
Zig Ziglar
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American Author, Speaker
Saturday 6 November 1926 - Wednesday 28 November 2012
John Desmond Bernal
one quote about inconsistent
Irish Scientist
Friday 10 May 1901 - Wednesday 15 September 1971
Chris Hemsworth
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Australian Actor
Born Thursday 11 August 1983
Frances Bean Cobain
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American Celebrity
Born Tuesday 18 August 1992
Mitch Daniels
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American Politician
Born Thursday 7 April 1949
Tryon Edwards
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American Theologian
1809 - 1894

Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws - a thing which can never be demonstrated.

Tryon Edwards

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It's not that our family has no taste, it's just that our family's taste is inconsistent.

Dave Eggers

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I've addressed this before, and I'll say it again: The league has to take a long, hard look at full-time officials. The officiating has been inconsistent all season long.

Ron Jaworski

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Absurdity, n.: A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.

Ambrose Bierce

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I retired from public Business from a thorough Conviction that it was not in my Power to do any Good, and very much disgusted with Measures, which appeared to me inconsistent with common Policy and Justice.

George Mason

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Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds, I see no remedy but force.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Conquest is not in our principles. It is inconsistent with our government.

Thomas Jefferson

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You cannot perform in a manner inconsistent with the way you see yourself.

Zig Ziglar

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Naturalism aimed at giving the primitive wishes full play but failed because these wishes are too primitive, too infantile, too inconsistent with themselves to be satisfied even by the greatest license.

John Desmond Bernal

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I have sporadic OCD cleaning moments around the house. But then I get lazy and I'm cured. It's a very inconsistent personality trait.

Chris Hemsworth

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We've moved so much, and my life has been so inconsistent.

Frances Bean Cobain

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There is nothing inconsistent about having a conservative outlook and being vigorous.

Mitch Daniels

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Umpires, like players, are expected to show constant improvement each season and at each level. Inconsistent plate work and the inability to handle situations are probably the two biggest problems that minor league umpires face.

Jim Evans

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The proposition that humans have mental characteristics wholly absent in non-humans is inconsistent with the theory of evolution.

Gary L. Francione

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In the ordinary affairs of life we do not require nor expect demonstrative evidence, because it is inconsistent with the nature of matters of fact, and to insist on its production would be unreasonable and absurd.

Simon Greenleaf

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One individual doesn't really accept the pro-life position of the party, and the other... says he supports it and takes a position that is logically inconsistent.

Alan Keyes

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I think it's inconsistent to tell the American people that you oppose the war and, yet, you continue to vote to fund the war. Because every time you vote to fund the war, you're reauthorizing the war all over again.

Dennis Kucinich

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The biggest lesson that I've learned is that fashion is this tightrope where you have to be consistent but inconsistent. You need the connective thread but at the same time you need a sense of surprise.

Michael Kors

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Each man has an equal social right to multiply his power of motion by all the social factors of civilization. Private property in any of these factors is inconsistent with this fundamental right; it must, obviously, prove a source of economic despotism and industrial slavery.

Daniel De Leon

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Fidelity to conscience is inconsistent with retiring modesty. If it be so, let the modesty succumb. It can be only a false modesty which can be thus endangered.

Harriet Martineau

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