Quotes of manipulation

  1. We all agree that parents have the primary responsibility of filtering the material that reaches children. However, children are often lured onto websites containing obscene material through the devious manipulation of search engines. – Robert A. Brady
  2. Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable. – Joyce Brothers
  3. The basic tool for the manipulation of reality is the manipulation of words. If you can control the meaning of words, you can control the people who must use the words. – Philip K. Dick
  4. For example, in painting the form arises from abstract elements of line and color, while in cinema the material concreteness of the image within the frame presents- as an element- the greatest difficulty in manipulation – Sergei Eisenstein
  5. Most of the power of painting comes through the manipulation of space... but I don't understand that. – Jasper Johns
  6. So, poetry becomes a means for useful dialogue between people who are not only unknown, but mute to each other. It produces a dialogue among people that guards all of us against manipulation by our so -called leaders. – June Jordan
  7. I still think that I'm playing instruments, not just pushing buttons and there it goes. It's interactive and alive with the sound and the manipulation and it plays like instruments. – Ikue Mori
  8. If there are four equations and only three variables, and no one of the equations is derivable from the others by algebraic manipulation then there is another variable missing. – Talcott Parsons
  9. This empire, unlike any other in the history of the world, has been built primarily through economic manipulation through cheating, through fraud, through seducing people into our way of life, through the economic hit men. I was very much a part of that. – John Perkins
  10. The research rat of the future allows experimentation without manipulation of the real world. This is the cutting edge of modeling technology. – John Spencer
  11. Mexico was conquered more by manipulation of myth and archetype. – Norman Spinrad
  12. The future author is one who discovers that language, the exploration and manipulation of the resources of language, will serve him in winning through to his way. – Thornton Wilder

Usage examples for manipulation

  1. It has already been explained that military genius shows itself first in character, and, second, in the application of the grand principles of warfare, not in the mere manipulation of armed masses. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  2. Elaine, no less industriously, was hotly assailing the creepers, held firmly down with heavy rocks, to make their manipulation easy. – As It Was in the Beginning by Philip Verrill Mighels
  3. M " Manipulation of values and prices, 575ff. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  4. As compared with our evolution, from its earliest beginning finding some other approach to the manipulation of the physical universe? – Eight Keys to Eden by Mark Irvin Clifton
  5. Manipulation discovered nothing wrong with the collar- bone and ribs. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White
  6. The utmost caution and rapidity of manipulation of the boat was necessary to avoid his maddened 15 rush, but this gigantic energy was short- lived. – Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year by E.C. Hartwell
  7. There are hosts of little capitalists and business men who deal in land and produce goods with machinery, but the men who make the real fortunes and dominate the modern world are those who control credit, and whose business is, not the production of anything, but speculation and the manipulation of markets. – The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society by Upton Sinclair
  8. The thing must have undergone careful manipulation to be thus condensed into a small volume, like a fowl in the hands of the cook, and, above all, to be so completely deprived of its furry coat. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  9. Neurotherapy While the exponents of the above systems of spinal manipulation differ widely in their theories as to the cause of disease and the means of removing such cause, their methods of treatment furnish considerable evidence of satisfactory results. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  10. This is one of the kind, and needs the most delicate manipulation – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  11. But in spite of the ease of manipulation he was under the impression that a carriage required constant attention. –  by
  12. Moreover, a dexterous manipulation of the position improved matters. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  13. After washing as stated above, bandage the tail with a clean cloth; have an assistant hold up the womb and the operator use gentle manipulation and pressure with clean hands; this perhaps is the best method of replacing the womb. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  14. The manipulation of such masses of metal as composed these gates demanded peculiar machines; accordingly, Messrs. – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  15. So stupendous a control of power, so gigantic a manipulation of cosmic forces, so annihilating a possession of the greatest secrets of the universe, was an unheard- of concentration of energy and knowledge of stellar mechanics. – Raiders of the Universes by Donald Wandrei
  16. What was more easy than to effect the change by the manipulation of their food? – Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877 by James Kennedy
  17. He had unusual keenness of the senses, delicacy of manipulation and noteworthy artistic skill. – Herbert Spencer by J. Arthur Thomson
  18. It was with a certain feminine manipulation of conscience, so deft as almost to be unconscious, that she excused her own curiosity on the ground that her disfavor for the doctor and his message would be strengthened by the first meeting, beyond the need of further experience. – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  19. The famous iron pillar at the Kutb, near Delhi, indicates an amount of skill in the manipulation of a large mass of wrought iron which has been the marvel of all who have endeavoured to account for it. – Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official by William Sleeman

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