Quotes with relation
The first nonabsolute number is the number of people for whom the table is reserved. This will vary during the course of the first three telephone calls to the restaurant, and then bear no apparent relation to the number of people who actually turn up…
Life, the Universe and Everything (1982)
Now what should be the relation between science and spirituality? It should be a relation of mutual acceptance and true understanding. It is an act of folly on our part to expect the same truth, the same knowledge and the same power from both science and spirituality. We must not do that. Neither must we set up the same goal for science and spirituality.
Songs of the Soul (1971)
In the present state of our knowledge, it would be useless to attempt to speculate on the remote cause of the electrical energy ... ; its relation to chemical affinity is, however, sufficiently evident. May it not be identical with it, and an essential property of matter?
But every historical statement and legitimization itself moves within a certain relation to history.
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.
As I see it, the task of Government in its relation to business is to assist the development of an economic declaration of rights, an economic constitutional order. This is the common task of statesman and business man. It is the minimum requirement of a more permanently safe order of things.
Commonwealth Club Address, San Francisco, CA on September 23, 1932
I believe marriage to be the best and most important relation that can exist between two human beings.
Marriage and Morals (1929)
Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused.
There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance...
Paradise (to be) Regained