Now, if I had an Indian name, it would be ‘Stands in Confusion’.
– Caroline Lawrence
The whole sector of public dialogue has been totally contaminated, deliberately, by the corporate sector. The whole purpose is to sow confusion and doubt, and it’s worked.
– David Suzuki
When I think of Sherlock Holmes, I think of a guy who can wander into the confusion of life and sort of pluck out answers at will.
– Graham Moore
Nature is garrulous to the point of confusion, let the artist be truly taciturn.
– Paul Klee
Whether Congress decides to block GMO labeling is about more than the right to know what we’re buying and eating. It’s also about consumer confusion.
– Mike Pompeo
For God is not the author of confusion but of peace.
– The Bible
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
– Francis Bacon
God endorses the confusion and even outrage that we feel when mysterious things happen.
– Philip Yancey
I’m 16 now, I was 15 when it happened… and the encryption code wasn’t in fact written by me, but written by the German member. There seems to be a bit of confusion about that part.
– Jon Johansen
The mere attempt to examine my own confusion would consume volumes.
– James Agee
Confusion makes people uncomfortable. They can’t put their finger on me.
– Lenny Kravitz
Dropbox, with its emphasis on good old-fashioned hierarchies, is superb at automatically saving one original of each photo I take, whether shot with a phone or a fancy camera. No loops, no duplicates, no confusion.
– Jeffrey Zeldman
The thing about democracy, beloveds, is that it is not neat, orderly, or quiet. It requires a certain relish for confusion.
– Molly Ivins
Be able to notice all the confusion between fact and opinion that appears in the news.
– Marilyn vos Savant
People, unprotected by their roles, become isolated in beauty and intellect and illness and confusion.
– Richard Avedon
I love airports because funny things always happen at them. They’re giant complexes full of urgency, seriousness, and confusion. Where am I supposed to be? Which way do I go? And that’s just the staff.
– Rhys Darby
Tolerating organized crime promotes the cheap philosophy that everything is a racket. It promotes cynicism among adults. It contributes to the confusion of the young and to the increase of juvenile delinquency.
– Robert Kennedy
It is still not enough for language to have clarity and content… it must also have a goal and an imperative. Otherwise from language we descend to chatter, from chatter to babble and from babble to confusion.
– Rene Daumal
Political rhetoric leads only to confusion.
– Tariq Ramadan
I don’t cause riots, but I do cause confusion. People freeze when they spot me.
– Tom Hanks
There’s a confusion sometimes with the laptop being the current tools and where electronic music initially comes from.
– Thomas Bangalter
Comedy comes from confusion.
– Vir Das
Acting is a form of confusion.
– Tallulah Bankhead
I think this confusion leads intellectuals and artists themselves to believe that the elite arts and humanities are a kind of higher, exalted form of human endeavor.
– Steven Pinker
There was a time I could have been mistaken for Burt Reynolds. I had a moustache and so did he. But he was the number one star in the world, so there wasn’t really much confusion.
– Tom Selleck
Confusion of sign and object is original sin coeval with the word.
– Willard Van Orman Quine
Tis this desire of bending all things to our own purposes which turns them into confusion and is the chief source of every error in our lives.
– Sarah Fielding
Does Obama create confusion on purpose?
– Tina Brown
It is the artist’s function not to copy but to synthesise: to eliminate from that gross confusion of actuality which is his raw material whatever is accidental, idle, irrelevant, and select for perpetuation that only which is appropriate and immortal.
– William Ernest Henley