In an age where every decision we make must be supported by numbers and opinion polls, kindness, compassion, faith and common sense require no statistical analysis. Tom Krause American Motivational Speaker More Tom Krause Quotes 3

Although there is no statistically confirmed evidence of a benefit in raising student achievement, there is for sure statistical proof that students experience less depression, greater feelings of self-efficacy, and there is a statistical finding of more students staying in high school until completion with the later start time. Kyla Wahlstrom More Kyla Wahlstrom Quotes 1

After querying designers and compiling our statistical analysis, we know what direction people are leaning in this season. And with retailers more and more in tune to what their customers need, there is a deliberate attempt to get certain colors into stores. Leatrice Eiseman More Leatrice Eiseman Quotes 0

This statistical manipulation of the vote amounts to a prize to those who advocate violence. Leslie Manigat More Leslie Manigat Quotes 0

Using statistical learning theory, the computer can categorize the sounds of each key as it's struck and develop a good first guess with an accuracy of 60 percent for characters, and 20 percent for words. We then use spelling and grammar checks to refine the results, which increased the character accuracy to 70 percent and the word accuracy to 50 percent. The text is somewhat readable at this point. Li Zhuang More Li Zhuang Quotes 0

Commitment to the Millennium Development Goals has been a prod to improved statistical collection. Mary Chamie More Mary Chamie Quotes 0

I could prove God statistically. Take the human body alone - the chances that all the functions of an individual would just happen is a statistical monstrosity. George Gallup American Businessman More George Gallup Quotes 0

I like to do projects in which you can see statistical results. I am very happy for all these small children, who have been the biggest group of victims of iodine deficiency. Anatoly Karpov Russian Celebrity More Anatoly Karpov Quotes 0

The new always happens against the overwhelming odds of statistical laws and their probability, which for all practical, everyday purposes amounts to certainty; the new therefore always appears in the guise of a miracle. Hannah Arendt German Historian More Hannah Arendt Quotes 0

The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale. Richard Dawkins English Scientist More Richard Dawkins Quotes 0

There's a statistical theory that if you gave a million monkeys typewriters and set them to work, they'd eventually come up with the complete works of Shakespeare. Thanks to the Internet, we now know this isn't true. Ian Hart English Actor More Ian Hart Quotes 0

After some minor pieces of theoretical study that I worked on, a student in my statistical mechanics class brought to my attention a problem in polyelectrolytes. Rudolph A. Marcus Canadian Scientist More Rudolph A. Marcus Quotes 0

Nonetheless, much has been learned by studying the statistical differences between the various human races. J. Philippe Rushton Canadian Psychologist More J. Philippe Rushton Quotes 0

There's nothing magical or mysterious about it, but you don't do it to everyone. You use statistical means, less than 1 percent will be audited. Adil Shamoo More Adil Shamoo Quotes 0

It's a job seekers market now. The job growth rate in Lee County for the statistical area was the highest in the state of Florida. Barbara Hartman More Barbara Hartman Quotes 0

You write values questions people can agree or disagree to, and then you use some fancy statistical routines to be able to characterize who's in what group. Brooke Warrick More Brooke Warrick Quotes 0

To help you evaluate how your strengths stack up, you can build models based on statistical profiles of recent freshman classes at the schools, data on their applicant pools, and analysis of other primary sources of information. And of course realism is important. You do not want to place all your bets on colleges where you have little chance of getting in. At the same time, you don't want to be frightened away from colleges where your chances may be much higher than you think. Brian C. Greenberg More Brian C. Greenberg Quotes 0

What's the harm of a little mystification? It sure beats boring statistical analyses. Carl Sagan More Carl Sagan Quotes 0

ZEUS takes the relative output of the simulation and performs an objective analysis of statistical significance and skill sensitivity. There is simply not a more accurate way to assess a critical play-calling decision in football. Chuck Bower More Chuck Bower Quotes 0

It's essentially a desk job. She has a very specialized position that involves a lot of computer and statistical work. Dick Skrinjar More Dick Skrinjar Quotes 0

Is what is happening in Idaho an anomaly, a statistical fluke? That is possible. But once it exceeds 1.5 or 2 per million, you start asking questions. If they are all confirmed, it could be odd. Ermias Belay More Ermias Belay Quotes 0

Our detailed statistical review shows that FBI investigative activities in 2003 generally were in line with its post-September 11 priorities. Glenn Fine More Glenn Fine Quotes 0

Common sense is just as good a critic of the lottery as any statistical breakdown. Hunter Baker More Hunter Baker Quotes 0

The publication of the Third Edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders (DSM-III) in 1980 (when conditions such as ADHD made their debut on its pages) substantially altered the way that we view many problems. The precise diagnostic criteria presented in the manual allowed for new types of research on the causes and consequences of mental disorders. Jane McLeod More Jane McLeod Quotes 0

I think that their contributions to Cornell lacrosse go beyond any statistical analysis or data that you can put in the paper or attempt to articulate. One of the goals of every senior class is to leave Cornell better than when they found it and this year's senior class has done so tenfold. Jeff Tambroni More Jeff Tambroni Quotes 0