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Quotes of technique

  1. Instead of art I have taught philosophy. Though technique for me is a big word, I never have taught how to paint. All my doing was to make people to see. – Josef Albers
  2. Because interrogations are intended to coerce confessions, interrogators feel themselves justified in using their coercive means. Consistency regarding the technique is not important; inducing anxiety and fear is the point. – Aldrich Ames
  3. To write history is so difficult that most historians are forced to make concessions to the technique of legende. – Erich Auerbach
  4. Everything good that I know was taught to me by great teachers and I feel like giving back and sharing the technique is the thing to do. – Betty Buckley
  5. For example I don't work with William Hurt the same way that I will work with Viggo. They're different guys and they work in different ways. So a good sensitive director has his general style and technique and personality that he uses but you don't impose that on the actors. – David Cronenberg
  6. I don't get wrapped up in technique and the like. – Fay Godwin
  7. The value of music is not dazzling yourself and others with technique – Herbie Hancock
  8. I used the best technique that I knew to protect my files. – Wen Ho Lee
  9. I'm pretty basic as far as technique is concerned. I don't use many gadgets, and I like the sound my guitar makes, anyway. – Brian May
  10. We sometimes freeze the specimen with liquid nitrogen, which is extremely cold, you know. This is another technique we use now- but the specimens are not alive. – Lennart Nilsson
  11. I think the fundamental part of my technique is my vibrato. – Robin Trower
  12. Oh yes, technique has definitely advanced. But you never advance without losing something en passant, and you lose it because you're paying so much attention to the new thing. – Ninette de Valois
  13. I have no acting technique I act instinctively. That's why I can't play any role that isn't based on something in my life. – Ethel Waters
  14. That was' one time when my technique absolutely deserted me, I must admit. There was a wax face that he had created himself to cover his own ugliness. I was in his clutches and I had to hit him in the face. – Fay Wray
  15. I have no guitar technique – Warren Zevon

Usage examples for technique

  1. The result of this curious reading technique had gradually shown itself as she matured. – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  2. In the mid- 1840's there was introduced a new manufacturing technique which opened this field even wider. – American Military Insignia 1800-1851 by J. Duncan Campbell
  3. His very earliest work, written when he could not know much either of Shelley or Keats, shows as they do technique perhaps caught from Leigh Hunt. – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  4. That is an example of what I mean by the fascination that the technique of one's craft may come to possess. – Craftsmanship in Teaching by William Chandler Bagley
  5. I fell back on my wonder, which was great, that Dora should have possessed the technique necessary to take him at a point where he could give her so much that was valuable. – The Pool in the Desert by Sara Jeanette Duncan
  6. He becomes necessarily familiar with the technique of a trial at every point. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  7. Patey was an admirable contralto and gifted with a superb technique – Memoirs of an American Prima Donna by Clara Louise Kellogg
  8. She had been carefully saving her small salary that she might go when school closed and take a course at the " Art Institute" in " Technique – The Eye of Dread by Payne Erskine
  9. In this last volume the technique which is seen apparently perfected in the Poems and Ballads of 1866 has reached a point from which that relative perfection looks easy and almost accidental. – Figures of Several Centuries by Arthur Symons
  10. George himself, an implacable critic, could not find fault with the technique of Lucas's driving. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  11. As terror was one of the many tools of the system, surprise late- night arrests were the favorite technique – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  12. Technique throughout was his chief interest, and it is in technique alone that he can claim to have succeeded. – John Lyly by John Dover Wilson
  13. " The Technique of the Novel," Charles F. Home. – The Art of Public Speaking by Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
  14. Both required technique each art demanded long, close application. – Under the Skylights by Henry Blake Fuller
  15. He repudiated them by telling himself that he would never rank as a great artist, that he was void of color, theme, and technique – An Apostate: Nawin of Thais by Steven Sills
  16. There was evidently some technique here of which the hurried assistant had not informed her. – The Window-Gazer by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  17. Composition and technique alike, are above praise. – The Story of Seville by Walter M. Gallichan
  18. This, of course, is due to the finish of her art and a fine technique that makes its presence felt by its seeming absence. – Famous Prima Donnas by Lewis Clinton Strang
  19. The technique is French, but the subjects are Spanish. – Spanish Highways and Byways by Katharine Lee Bates
  20. Perhaps, however, he has added something in technique particularly his own, to be found in the plays of no other man. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker

Rhymes for technique