Quotes with figure
Computers can figure out all kinds of problems, except the things in the world that just don't add up.
I do pictures for myself, because I figure if I like them, some other crazy people out there might like them, too. You know, once you've gained your confidence and done some bizarre, strange films with some roles that have been successful, it gives you the confidence to go out there and take more chances.
It has been well said that no man ever made an ill figure who understood his own talents, nor a good one who mistook them.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
My father was one eighth Cherokee and my mother one fourth Cherokee, which I figure makes me about an eight cigar-store Injun.
I hate war. Absolutely, I hate war. Good generalship is a realization that ... you've got to try and figure out how to accomplish your mission with a minimum loss of human life.
When wages are based on commission, piece rate, or a bonus or premium system, the stimulus to action is constantly presented. Every stroke of the hammer, every sale made, every figure added increases the wage. The wage thus continuously beckons the work to greater accomplishment.
Increasing Human Efficiency in Business - A contribution to the psychology of business (1911)