Quotes of differ

  1. The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead. – Aristotle
  2. Good art theory must smell of the studio, although its language should differ from the household talk of painters and sculptors. – Rudolf Arnheim
  3. Neither can men, by the same principles, be considered as lands, goods, or houses, among possessions. It is necessary that all property should be inferiour to its possessor. But how does the slave differ from his master, but by chance? – Thomas Clarkson
  4. I regard the endorsement of both the objective and a method- which can differ from one country to another- of democratization by the parties in the region as a basic requisite of democratization in the Middle East. – Recep Tayyip Erdogan
  5. People have their own deaths as well as their own lives, and even if there is nothing beyond death, we shall differ in our nothingness. – E. M. Forster
  6. In 15 years we'll have all the sequence, a list of the genes everyone has in common and those that differ among people. We know only something like a tenth of 1 percent of the sequence at the moment. – Walter Gilbert
  7. Islands are known to differ in the food supply available to ground finches, mainly seeds. – Peter R. Grant
  8. It is obvious, moreover, that the formation of price in capitalist society must differ from the formation of price in social conditions based upon the simple production of commodities. – Rudolf Hiferding
  9. Freedom to differ is not limited to things that do not matter mush. That would be a mere shadow of freedom. The test of its substance is the right to differ as to things that touch the heart of the existing order. – Robert Jackson
  10. The administration says, then, there are no downsides or upsides to treating terrorists like civilian criminal defendants, but a lot of us would beg to differ – Sarah Palin
  11. The modes of expression of men of genius differ as much as their souls, and it is impossible to say that in some among them, drawing and color are better or worse than in others. – Auguste Rodin
  12. I think where I differ a little bit, we absolutely have to think about the deficit looking down the road. And certainly that's something the president has said that we need to, as the economy recovers, have a plan in place for getting it down. – Christina Romer
  13. Wit consists in knowing the resemblance of things that differ and the difference of things that are alike. – Anne Louise Germaine de Stael
  14. It is only in the case of the Priestly Code that opinions differ widely; for it tries hard to imitate the costume of the Mosaic period, and, with whatever success, to disguise its own. – Julius Wellhausen

Usage examples for differ

  1. Featurs differ a little, but face of all is so alike, that though p'raps you wouldn't mistake one for another, yet you'd say they was all of one family. – The Attache or, Sam Slick in England, Complete by Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  2. That is where you differ from that cousin of yours down in the Sunny South. – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  3. Though we differ on much else, in this matter we agree. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  4. In public, never differ from anybody, nor from anything. – The Laws of Etiquette by A Gentleman
  5. Hopalong became cheerful again, for here was a chance to differ from his friend. – Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up Bar-20 by Clarence Edward Mulford
  6. Ah, there we differ monsieur! – Max by Katherine Cecil Thurston
  7. These two men seem to have a taste very different from each other; but in fact they differ very little. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  8. " Here," he thought, " is where we differ from women; they have no sense of romance." – Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
  9. 13. How did the condition of the colonists differ from ours? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  10. In this connection, the parts resemble those in the roving frame, but from this point the functions of the two frames differ – The Jute Industry: From Seed to Finished Cloth by T. Woodhouse and P. Kilgour
  11. All existing things differ from one another in consequence of the difference in their elements and in their modes of combination. – The Roman Poets of the Republic by W. Y. Sellar
  12. Save for an impatience which at moments I restrained with difficulty, the moods that succeeded one another as I journeyed did not differ greatly from those I had experienced in the past month. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  13. How do other verbs differ in the form of the subjunctive? – Practical Grammar and Composition by Thomas Wood
  14. Plants and Animals Differ in their Way of Taking Food. – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  15. Though our ways differ or rather, perhaps, because our ways differ we are able to study in company. – A Bird-Lover in the West by Olive Thorne Miller Harriet Mann Miller
  16. The authorities appear to differ – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe
  17. If we take man as our object to base the beginning of our reason, we find the association of many elements, which differ in kind to suit the purpose for which they were designed. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  18. Beyond a doubt; else in what should we differ from the beasts of prey? – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  19. Women differ from chickens, however, in the fact that they find pleasure in being chased by a certain kind of a man. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. With this last- mentioned class, I sympathize in feeling, but differ in opinion. – An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans by Lydia Maria Child

Rhymes for differ

  • sniffer, stiffer;

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