Quotation Explorer - 'Distinguishes'

CUNNING, n. The faculty that distinguishes a weak animal or person from a strong one. It brings its possessor much mental satisfaction and great material adversity. An Italian proverb says: "The furrier gets the skins of more foxes than asses." - Ambrose Bierce
The only quality that distinguishes the greats from the masses, is the unwillingness to give up. - Abhijit Naskar
A faith pure and simple distinguishes itself from superstition as a flame from the smoke and music from noise. - José Rizal
He who distinguishes the true savor of his food can never be a glutton; he who does not cannot be otherwise. - Henry David Thoreau
ARDOR, n. The quality that distinguishes love without knowledge. - Ambrose Bierce
Whenever you commend, add your reasons for doing so; it is this which distinguishes the approbation of a man of sense from the flattery of sycophants and admiration of fools. - Sir Richard Steele
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. - Steve Jobs
It is not what the man of science believes that distinguishes him, but how and why he believes it. His beliefs are tentative, not dogmatic; they are based on evidence, not on authority or intuition. - Bertrand Russell
It is the capacity to develop and improve their skills that distinguishes leaders from followers. - Warren G. Bennis
The art and craft of early childhood teaching is in making decisions about fun, play and work. And it is this crafting that distinguishes the professional from the baby-sitter, parent or child minder. - Susan Grieshaber and Felicity McArdle
It is not the absence of sin but the grieving over it which distinguishes the child of God from empty professors - Arthur W. Pink
The immense distance between God and humanity is the indispensable backdrop to a Christian idea of revelation. To reduce God to the level of human thought and human imagination, so that we can comprehend God, is to lose a sense of the very thing that distinguishes God as God. - A.J. Conyers
The ability to make love frivolously is the chief characteristic which distinguishes human beings from the beasts. - Heywood Broun
We are all equal. The unlike of choices is what distinguishes us from each other. - Amen Muffler
Attitude distinguishes between a winner and a loser. - Debasish Mridha
Your selling point is that unique quality like integrity,teachability, honesty, humility, skill, sagacity, love, self-confidence, vision, compassion and kindness which distinguishes you among your contemporaries. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
The desire to take medicine is perhaps the greatest feature which distinguishes man from animals. - Sir William Osler
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