Sell also: actualization, fruition, realisation, recognition
• Noun: coming to understand something clearly and distinctly; examples: "a growing realization of the risk involved", "a sudden recognition of the problem he faced", "increasing recognition that diabetes frequently coexists with other chronic diseases"
• Noun: making real or giving the appearance of reality
• Noun: a musical composition that has been completed or enriched by someone other than the composer
• Noun: a sale in order to obtain money (as a sale of stock or a sale of the estate of a bankrupt person) or the money so obtained
• Noun: the completion or enrichment of a piece of music left sparsely notated by a composer
• Noun: something that is made real or concrete; example: "the victory was the realization of a whole year's work"
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
The whole history of science has been the gradual realization that events do not happen in an arbitrary manner, but that they reflect a certain underlying order, which may or may not be divinely inspired.
The realization of a sustainable economic development strategy for Maine's Native American communities has always been a priority and a critical element of my administration's overall economic development strategy.
The secret to having everything you want out of life is the realization that you really don't want most of the things you think you want.
The distance is great from the firm belief to the realization from concrete experience.
To my mind, the most important aspect of the Nobel Awards is that they bring home to the masses of the peoples of all nations, a realization of their common interests. They carry to those who have no direct contact with science the international spirit.
Why do we laugh at such terrible things? Because comedy is often the sarcastic realization of inescapable tragedy.
What affected me most profoundly was the realization that the sciences of cryptography and mathematics are very elegant, pure sciences. I found that the ends for which these pure sciences are used are less elegant.
At the end, the realization is that she had to get to a place in her life where she could drop her guard and make peace with the fact that whether she had a small amount of time, that she had to kind of live it completely through, instead of living by the rules.
With this realization, came a growing need for men and women willing to take up arms in an effort to protect our American way of life and the freedoms so many of our ancestors died to entrench.
Freedom in general may be defined as the absence of obstacles to the realization of desires.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
You have all the reason in the world to achieve your grandest dreams. Imagination plus innovation equals realization.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Four years of world war, at a cost in human suffering which our minds are mercifully too limited to imagine, led to the very clear realization that international anarchy must be abandoned if civilization was to survive.
There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
India is the meeting place of the religions and among these Hinduism alone is by itself a vast and complex thing, not so much a religion as a great diversified and yet subtly unified mass of spiritual thought, realization and aspiration.
I dream of the realization of the unity of Africa, whereby its leaders combine in their efforts to solve the problems of this continent. I dream of our vast deserts, of our forests, of all our great wildernesses.
The goal towards which the pleasure principle impels us - of becoming happy - is not attainable: yet we may not - nay, cannot - give up the efforts to come nearer to realization of it by some means or other.
So then, the relationship of self to other is the complete realization that loving yourself is impossible without loving everything defined as other than yourself.