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Quotes of particulars

  1. He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars – William Blake
  2. I do not send their Lordships the particulars of our losses and damages by this, as it would take me much time; and I am willing none should be lost in letting them know an event of such consequence. – John Byng
  3. I have a different idea of a universal. It is of a universal rich with all that is particular, rich with all the particulars there are, the deepening of each particular, the coexistence of them all. – Aime Cesaire
  4. When you are in trouble, people who call to sympathize are really looking for the particulars – Edward W. Howe
  5. Those thoughts are truth which guide us to beneficial interaction with sensible particulars as they occur, whether they copy these in advance or not. – William James
  6. That a society controls, to a greater or lesser extent, the behavior of its members is a universal; but the methods, the particulars of that control, vary from one culture to another. – Kenneth L. Pike
  7. If particulars are to have meaning, there must be universals. – Plato
  8. Drums all have their own particulars each drum has a place where they sound the best- where they ring out and resonate the best, and the head surface isn't too loose or too tight, mainly so you get a good rebound off of the head. – Chad Smith
  9. I shall omit former particulars and begin with informing the Reader, that, in 1792, I was strangely visited, by day and night, concerning what was coming upon the whole earth. – Joanna Southcott
  10. His impact would have been of transient memory and comparatively small importance, had not that impact occurred at a time and in a way to make it supply particulars from which momentous generalizations can properly be projected. – Robert Welch
  11. If they are, then the only ultimate truths are the particulars of concrete experience, and no postulate or general assumption is inherent in science until its proceedings become systematic, or the truths already reached give direction to further research. – Chauncey Wright

Usage examples for particulars

  1. I was pleased with the interest he took in any particulars about myself and my relations. – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. You needn't go into particulars – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  3. " The fewer particulars the better," he said grimly. – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  4. You ask for particulars of the state of England. – The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Volume I (of 2) by Florence A. Thomas Marshall
  5. What are those particulars – A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II. by Bulstrode Whitelocke
  6. But she learnt nothing from him, for the man was new to the district and could give her no particulars – The Eight Strokes of the Clock by Maurice Le Blanc
  7. " I have had no particulars Meg said coldly. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  8. Silas Davy is not certain as to either, but promises that his proprietor will give full particulars in the morning. – The Mystery of the Locks by Edgar Watson Howe
  9. To come to particulars – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  10. Any one charged with the education or training of a child should know the results of modern study in these particulars – Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium by Jessie H. Bancroft
  11. I sat down and I wrote down the most exact particulars to find the casino either by land or by water. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. And all these printed particulars refer to a private soldier! – England and Germany by Emile Joseph Dillon
  13. I need not detail the particulars of the work. – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
  14. Let me hear the particulars – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  15. However, it is more than I can do to describe, all the particulars of the meeting. – The Loss of the Royal George by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. There is the same difference between authors with regard to the other particulars – The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six by Titus Livius
  17. Tell me the particulars of the affair. – The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol by William J. Locke
  18. Franklin Community; New York; no particulars – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  19. I wish for other particulars – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  20. She was able to give her exact particulars of what grandmother had and had not to eat. – Heidi by Johanna Spyri

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