Top 182 Detail Quotes

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“Scientists and academics in particular focus on detail and the minutiae. When they talk to each other, they usually don’t focus on the broad ideas; they don’t focus on social interconnectedness. They focus on the task that they’re doing.”

― Aaron D. O’Connell

“I have an eye for detail.”

― Abby Lee Miller

“My general plan is good, though in the detail there may be faults.”

― Adam Weishaupt

“A big part of reporting is just being present. You have to show up ten days in a row to get the one telling detail.”

― Adrian Nicole LeBlanc

“I came from a very corporate environment, but my own style is quite approachable, warm, and very detail oriented.”

― Aerin Lauder

“During one of the Apollo missions, I saw Walter Cronkite showing off the flight plan. It just mesmerized me. All this detail! That’s what I wanted.”

― Alan Stern

“With Fever, the film was so made for the screen, and there’s so much surround sound that was done for the film – enormous detail paid to that. I wasn’t thinking video, because I didn’t know how it was going to turn out.”

― Alex Winter

“We think in generalities, but we live in detail.”

― Alfred North Whitehead

“The real excitement is collaborating with computer scientists and neuroscientists and starting to understand in detail how children learn so much so quickly.”

― Alison Gopnik

“I may not have a practical mind, but it’s very fixated on concrete things. I like detail.”

― Alma Guillermoprieto

“Girls talk to each other like men talk to each other. But girls have an eye for detail.”

― Amy Winehouse

“I don’t think there’s anybody that has such a keen sense of vocal production and attention to detail as Dre.”

― Anderson Paak

“If you look up every last detail on your subject, you’ll never finish.”

― Andy Weir

“The notion of the infinite variety of detail and the multiplicity of forms is a pleasing one; in complexity are the fringes of beauty, and in variety are generosity and exuberance.”

― Annie Dillard

“Among other things they picked out a detail that Charles had been offered the Governorship of Hong Kong in its dying days by Thatcher in return for shutting up about the inner cities. He quite rightly in my view led the paper on this story.”

― Anthony Holden

“I was at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, and I was performing at a show there. Jimmy Carter was going to be coming through with his Secret Service detail. The manager pulled me aside, and they didn’t want me to shake Jimmy Carter’s hand because they were afraid it would make the news if I stole from him.”

― Apollo Robbins

“I’m very thoughtful and thorough when it comes to my looks and the detail I put into my drag.”

― Aquaria

“Watch every detail that affects the accuracy of your work.”

― Arthur C. Nielsen

“Fastidious attention to detail makes the difference between an OK service and first class service.”

― Ben Elliot

“The long view of the Census bureau allows some changes that are taken for granted to be studied in more detail. Everyone knows, for example, that people get married later than they used to.”

― Bill Dedman

“I won’t go into detail but this animated one, the story line is very cool and the kids seem to love it.”

― Blair Underwood

“I learned no detail was too small. It was all about the details.”

― Brad Grey

“Look at the Coen brothers. All their minor characters are as interesting as their protagonists. If the smaller characters are well-written, the whole world of the film becomes enriched. It’s not the size of the thing, but the detail.”

― Brendan Gleeson

“Familiar life, tending to sordidness, had been succeeded by remote life, generally idealized; historical detail had been brought in to teach readers who were being entertained.”

― Carl Clinton Van Doren

“’Hester Street’ was my most complete character study, but ‘Annie Hall’ and ‘The Last Detail’ were also great.”

― Carol Kane

“Can fiction teach us? Absolutely. Fiction has the power to illustrate place, era, and atmosphere in vivid detail. But it is not Anthropology for Dummies.”

― Celeste Ng

“The difference between something good and something great is attention to detail.”

― Charles R. Swindoll

“Nerds get caught up in minutiae, because there is a tremendous and fulfilling sense of control in understanding every single detail of a thing more than any other living creature.”

― Chris Hardwick

“The detail is as important as the essential is. When it is inadequate, it destroys the whole outfit.”

― Christian Dior

“When you sketch a shoe but don’t have the intention to do a proper shoe, it remains a curvy sketch with no detail. The shoe completely morphs to the body.”

― Christian Louboutin

“And for every project, because it takes years, you can see the early drawings and collages as just a simple, vague idea, and through the years and through the negotiations of getting the permit, you see that every detail is now clarified.”

― Christo

“I have always loved beautiful leather objects, especially the detail that goes into designing them both inside and out.”

― Colleen Atwood

“I couldn’t tell you in any detail how my computer works. I use it with a layer of automation.”

― Conrad Wolfram

“How people are around a director, it really does affect everything, every detail of the life of the movie.”

― Daniel Day-Lewis

“Because our ancestors lived in social groups that changed slowly, because they encountered the same people throughout their lives, they could keep almost every social detail they needed to know in their heads.”

― Daniel Levitin

“Memoirs are – memory is – rarely 100 percent accurate. Any autobiography is a construct, ballpark, even unnatural. Private diaries, too, can be unreliable – a detail that matters only if the diary is read.”

― Darin Strauss

“As PM, you have got to do everything from chairing the Cabinet to ceremonial things. You have also got to do the nitty gritty. I do get stuck into the detail.”

― David Cameron

“The Duffer Brothers are so attentive to story and detail while being wildly respectful of me and what I bring to the process.”

― David Harbour

“The success of a production depends on the attention paid to detail.”

― David O. Selznick

“Ellis Peters’s historical detail is very accurate and very minute, and therefore is not only interesting to read but good for an actor to acquire a sense of the period. And the other thing I think is that an actor lives in the land of imagination.”

― Derek Jacobi

“I always wanted to, to the smallest detail, make my parents proud.”

― Diane Guerrero

“I’m really interested in real people in extraordinary situations. The detail and reality to that.”

― Doug Liman

“There’s a depth to the look that you get with models that you just can’t get with CGI. It’s about the detail that you just wouldn’t think to put in.”

― Duncan Jones

“Humans can really reveal themselves through what they choose to see as the most important or meaningful detail in an image.”

― Edward Burtynsky

“I have been watching and drawing the surface of Mars. It is wonderfully full of detail. There is certainly no question about there being mountains and large greatly elevated plateaus.”

― Edward E. Barnard

“The pathetic almost always consists in the detail of little events.”

― Edward Gibbon

“The distinguishing characteristic of the techno-thriller is technical detail.”

― Edward M. Lerner

“The detail that goes into couture stuff is insane. Everything is handmade – every sequin, every double stitch.”

― Ella Purnell

“I like to push myself to achieve a certain quality, eliminate the excess detail. I always want a high degree of purity.”

― Elsa Peretti

“You must be absolutely honest and true in the depicting of a totem for meaning is attached to every line. You must be most particular about detail and proportion.”

― Emily Carr

“For me, when I read a book, I’m very much about detail.”

― Emma Roberts

“I don’t want to make public statements about issues that I have not studied in detail.”

― Eric Maskin

“Why can we remember the tiniest detail that has happened to us, and not remember how many times we have told it to the same person.”

― Francois de La Rochefoucauld

“At least half my writing time is spent researching. So for every hour I’m actually clicking on the keyboard, I’m spending another hour trying to figure out some tiny detail I need answered.”

― Gail Carriger

“Results are a consequence of doing things well and having high standards, improving the detail of how we play.”

― Gareth Southgate

“I don’t have a great eye for detail. I leave blanks in all of my stories. I leave out all detail, which leaves the reader to fill in something better.”

― Garrison Keillor

“I currently spend a lot of time thinking about orchestration and every detail of a piece.”

― Gavin Bryars

“With NOAH, you can create some stunning, yet original soundscapes. Therefore, as a performance tool, it really comes into its own because you can make one single performance which has a lot of detail.”

― Geoff Downes

“Young people who were relaxed about posting every detail of their life on Facebook become a lot less relaxed when they realise just how transparent their life has become to future employers.”

― Geoff Mulgan

“There are a lot of times that if a detail in a scene or a beat, feels unnatural, they’ll allow me to explore another direction to go until we’re all comfortable with what we are doing.”

― George Eads

“To create something exceptional, your mindset must be relentlessly focused on the smallest detail.”

― Giorgio Armani

“Whilst I love still hiding… games and puzzles to play, I’m not as imprisoned by that need to fill every corner with detail.”

― Graeme Base

“During my study of happiness, I noticed something that surprised me: I often learn more from one person’s highly idiosyncratic experiences than I do from sources that detail universal principles or cite up-to-date studies.”

― Gretchen Rubin

“All that is not perfect down to the smallest detail is doomed to perish.”

― Gustav Mahler

“The focus and the concentration and the attention to detail that flying takes is a kind of meditation. I find it restful and engaging, and other things slip away.”

― Harrison Ford

“The whole world of ‘Game of Thrones’ was realized with such detail, with directors and writers who really geeked out and really loved all the little bits of it.”

― Harry Lloyd

“A lot of our entertainment throws into detail the stagnation and illness of how we live today-it’s sad and it’s sick… and it’s profitable.”

― Heather Donahue

“Only the poet can look beyond the detail and see the whole picture.”

― Helen Hayes

“In photography, the smallest thing can be a great subject. The little, human detail can become a Leitmotiv.”

― Henri Cartier-Bresson

“Our life is frittered away by detail… simplify, simplify.”

― Henry David Thoreau

“People are afraid of detail and complexity.”

― Henry Markram

“There’s no detail too small for me.”

― Huma Abedin

“Whatever I’m throwing out there in my work, you either catch that detail because you’re ready to catch it, but if you’re not, that’s OK – you’re still being entertained.”

― Isaiah Washington

“Exhortations to obstruct the operations of Government in detail, should; Exhortations to resist all.”

― James Mill

“The first series of ‘McMafia’ is very Alex Godman-centric and could continue to be, but we haven’t even begun to explore the Middle East or Africa or even South America in detail. One of our ambitions would be to drop into some of these other places and, by doing so, bring the audience into a world that they wouldn’t necessarily have been in.”

― James Watkins

“The advent of DVD/Blu-ray reissues of classic Hollywood and foreign films has been a boon to film buffs, who can now study their favorites in all their glistening detail and restored palettes.”

― James Wolcott

“When I was 10, we drove to Disney World. When we arrived, what impressed me most was the meticulous attention to detail; there wasn’t a gum wrapper anyplace.”

― Jason Kilar

“Magic is really difficult to learn, and it requires sort of a fanatical eye for detail.”

― Jason Ralph

“On the other track I got to talk with Jon Poll, my editor, and we go into more detail about the decisions we made in both the production and the post-production. So I hope the combination becomes something worth collecting.”

― Jay Roach

“If a victory is told in detail, one can no longer distinguish it from a defeat.”

― Jean-Paul Sartre

“You have to pay the same amount of detail regardless of opponent when so much is on the line.”

― Jill Ellis

“The Super Bowl is the biggest event in America, the biggest event in television. The preparation and all of the behind-the-scenes detail is immense. The Final Four is just a fraction behind that in terms of the preparation.”

― Jim Nantz

“I’m not trying to be coy here; we’re just not prepared to give a lot of detail about our thinking, but we will be making some announcements in the coming months.”

― Jim Walton

“It’s a very different thing when you’re creating the world as opposed to when you’re just part of the world. I love the detail of it, the problem-solving of it, and I love working with actors.”

― Joe Morton

“A man’s accomplishments in life are the cumulative effect of his attention to detail.”

― John Foster Dulles

“The rest is a mere matter of detail, to be settled with judgment, discretion, and caution.”

― John Griffin Carlisle

“Certain films, when shot digitally, the detail is like CG: you can’t feel the sweat. I feel like digital is alienating. There’s something superficial to digital compared to the richness of film.”

― John Hillcoat

“Pixar has been compared to fine furniture makers who polish the backs of drawers – even if you don’t see everything in a particular scene, you still feel that every little detail has been met.”

― John Lasseter

“In computer animation, every detail has to be thought out, designed, modeled, shaded, placed and lit. The more you add, the more computer memory you need.”

― John Lasseter

“Everything that David Chase does has a tremendous amount of specificity. He is very detail oriented.”

― John Magaro

“I could go insane if I obsessed over every little detail of all of my companies. My management philosophy is to pay attention to the vital few and ignore the trivial many.”

― John Paul DeJoria

“When you make a movie for a really low budget, it makes you really strict. You have to plan things down to the tiniest detail.”

― Jon Watts

“Attention to detail – Sherlock certainly has that, and my memory is pretty good – but not as good as his.”

― Jonny Lee Miller

“I know one of my best qualities is to read the game for my players, is to read the opponent, is to identify every detail about the opponent.”

― Jose Mourinho

“As soon as you go into any biological process in any real detail, you discover it’s open-ended in terms of what needs to be found out about it.”

― Joshua Lederberg

“Anyone who teaches knows that you don’t really experience a text until you’ve taught it, in loving detail, with an intelligent and responsive class.”

― Joyce Carol Oates

“The really big difference is that what you make with a molecular machine can be completely precise, down to the tiniest degree of detail that can exist in the world.”

― K. Eric Drexler

“I just feel so flattered, because the cosplayers really make sure every detail is there. I don’t think I’ve ever cosplayed a character before, but if I were to, I’d probably go as a Klingon from ‘Star Trek.’”

― Karen Gillan

“Male and female gossip also sounds different, as women use more animated tones, more detail and more feedback.”

― Kate Fox

“There’s a really geeky YouTube channel which I love. It’s a guy called Oliver Harper. He makes documentaries about films. He’s a real movie buff – there’s loads of trivia and detail.”

― Kayvan Novak

“Guys pay extra attention to detail. They are looking at every little thing on the scouting report.”

― Kenny Smith

“Michael Jackson was the biggest star the world has ever seen – he put so much into everything; a lot of attention to detail. I want to do that. I want to pay that kind of attention to detail in everything – in music, visually – all of that.”

― Kris Allen

“In writing a series of stories about the same characters, plan the whole series in advance in some detail, to avoid contradictions and inconsistencies.”

― L. Sprague de Camp

“David Lynch is like that – every sound, every detail to the end of making the film, he never gives up. It has to be perfect.”

― Laura Dern

“My writing style is very sensual, as in sensory detail.”

― Laurell K. Hamilton

“I love anything really feminine. I love any sort of girly detail – anything with a bow or a heart on it, I’m immediately in love with.”

― Lauren Conrad

“No matter the candidate, every detail in a campaign is carefully and strategically framed for our consumption. The devil is in them.”

― Leandra Medine

“Politicians should not get involved in the detail of clinical criteria and shouldn’t be arguing with professors and consultants over whether there is one standard deviation or two standard deviations.”

― Leo Varadkar

“I’ve been working a lot with Benny Blanco; he’s a producer. And I’ve been working with Diplo and a bunch of other people. Detail, Charlie Handsome. A variety of people.”

― Lil Dicky

“Highly educated bores are by far the worst; they know so much, in such fiendish detail, to be boring about.”

― Louis Kronenberger

“Although the detail of our sexual energies and their objects and objectives vastly vary, the existence of our sexuality itself is an undeniable truth.”

― Lynn Margulis

“One of the things that all authors of fiction must learn to judge is whether – and in what detail – to describe the face of a character.”

― Lynne Truss

“’Hemlock’ is so intelligently written and brilliantly put together. Every detail in the show is there for a reason, and it fascinates me.”

― Madeline Brewer

“Culture is a way of coping with the world by defining it in detail.”

― Malcolm Bradbury

“Simple ingredients can be used to make elegant dishes with just a little extra attention to detail.”

― Marcus Samuelsson

“Disney is thrilling and informative and important and beautiful and suspect. Butts was a detail I observed later and definitely ties in. I suppose I was programmed, yeah.”

― Mark Morris

“It might seem paradoxical that the biggest scientific instruments of all are needed in order to probe the very smallest things in nature. The micro-world is inherently ‘fuzzy’ – the sharper the detail we wish to study, the higher the energy that is required and the bigger the accelerator that is needed.”

― Martin Rees

“We can’t see every small detail in football.”

― Mauricio Pochettino

“Peter Fleming was a famous English traveler, explorer and adventurer, whose non-fiction books were hugely successful. My father owned signed copies of all of them – he and Peter Fleming had become acquainted over some detail of set design at the Korda film studio in Shepperton – and I had read each of them with breathless adolescent excitement.”

― Michael Korda

“Few people have heard of John Hawkshaw, the engineer responsible for Brighton’s sewers, but he also built the Severn Tunnel and parts of the London Underground system. Such figures, largely forgotten now, conceived an infrastructure that was perfect in its fine detail and intended to last for a century or more – as it has.”

― Michael Portillo

“I like the comedians that go into detail and tell longer stories.”

― Michael Showalter

“I spot detail quickly.”

― Mickey Drexler

“In Adrenaline Mob, I’m not the leader, but I’m on the board of directors, and that’s OK. I’m not stressing out over every detail. I’m sharing the load.”

― Mike Portnoy

“The terrorists didn’t think that Yazidi girls would have the courage to tell the world every detail of what they did to us. We defy them by not letting their crimes go unanswered.”

― Nadia Murad

“Our songs were not written to be listened to in headphones or on the radio. They were written to be played. All of the little infinite detail that went into the arrangements and giving ourselves lots of breathing room in terms of playing what we wanted to play and using up any ideas that we had – all of those were conceived to be performed.”

― Neil Peart

“In a film muddied by fictional detail, the new Spielberg production Fifth Estate’s portrayal of the Guardian’s work with Wikileaks is accurate in describing the running dispute between journalists who wanted to redact documents to make them safe and Julian Assange, who wanted no such restraint.”

― Nick Davies

“The Japanese are the ultimate students: they analyse things in so much detail… until they have pretty much mastered whatever they are studying.”

― Nick Wooster

“Our keeper, Karen Bardsley, stakes out any penalty, any free-kick, any corner. KB knows the detail of how the person will take it.”

― Nikita Parris

“My books don’t sell anymore. There are many reasons why they don’t sell, but one of the reasons is because people don’t read anymore. Forget about reading books of detail – they don’t read at all.”

― Norman Finkelstein

“People talk fundamentals and superlatives and then make some changes of detail.”

― Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

“I think it’s always easy to be sympathetic to parts of the government in detail; in their concrete manifestations. Because obviously, we don’t have government for no reason.”

― P. J. O’Rourke

“One does a whole painting for one peach and people think just the opposite – that particular peach is but a detail.”

― Pablo Picasso

“We are a profoundly interconnected species, as the global economic and ecological crises reveal in vivid and frightening detail. We must embrace the simple fact that we are dependent on and accountable to one another.”

― Parker Palmer

“I’ve been working on my autobiography, just pecking away in longhand. The more you write, the more you remember. The more you remember, the more detail you recall. It’s not all pleasant!”

― Pat Morita

“Often the starting point for characters, for me, is finding a little, most minor detail, and I’ll go from there.”

― Patrick deWitt

“Al Gore has dedicated his life to detail. George W. Bush has not. He’s the first to admit it.”

― Peter Jennings

“The day Tarzan opened in London, I sat in a hotel room and discussed the project in detail.”

― Phil Collins

“It is about attention to detail and then the minutest detail on top of that. I am an owner, and yet I’ll argue about the sign on the wall.”

― Philip Green

“When I write for kids, I have to make sure they know what can’t happen. They have to know it’s a fantasy. But when I write for adults, they have to think it’s real. Every detail has to be real or they won’t buy it.”

― R. L. Stine

“Nothing says, ‘I pay attention to detail!’ like footwear flattery from a boy.”

― Rachel Nichols

“I don’t plot with huge detail, just big moments and important elements, and then I have a structure but can fly by the seat of my pants when I write.”

― Rae Carson

“You’ll find a lot of rich detail in people’s personal histories – diaries and journals and things of the era.”

― Ransom Riggs

“If Trump, for whatever reason, continues to coddle Russia, then Congress, the media, foundations, and academics should publicly detail the corruption that characterizes Putin’s rule.”

― Richard N. Haass

“Personally, speaking as a historian and a storyteller, when it comes to inaccuracy in historical fictioneering, I follow the Shakespeare principle: I’m willing to overlook gobs of mistaken detail if the poetic valence is basically correct.”

― Rick Perlstein

“I operate best on big vision and creative detail.”

― Rob Dyrdek

“When I visited Syrian special forces along the front lines, I was given extraordinary amounts of detail. They gave me the code numbers for the various positions they’ve got, told me where the rebels were – about 800 meters away in a forest. I met soldiers who had been wounded but were still serving.”

― Robert Fisk

“Horror fans are a particular breed. They analyze films with such detail and expertise that I am reminded of the Canadian literary critic Northrup Frye, who approached literature with similar archetypal analysis.”

― Roger Ebert

“All fiction relies on the real world in the sense that we all take in the world through our five senses and we accumulate details, consciously or subconsciously. This accumulation of detail can be drawn on when you write fiction.”

― Rohinton Mistry

“Verisimilitude is something I am constantly seeking in fiction. I am looking for surface detail that makes something seem real.”

― Russell Smith

“When I read something, I picture that scene in that detail. That becomes very similar to composing a photo in real life.”

― Sally Mann

“Hyperrealism can create an atmosphere of surrealism because nobody sees the world in such detail.”

― Salman Rushdie

“I have been to China. I noticed that wherever you went, you could ask an ordinary citizen, and he would explain, in detail, about free markets and all the other jargon of liberalisation.”

― Sharad Pawar

“It’s reached this point where people are fascinated by every intricate detail of other people’s lives. And some people are willing to give up their lives like that.”

― Sienna Miller

“To be fair to the Inquisition, they only used confessions extracted after the torture had ended, which let them claim that admissions had been freely given; the fact that the torture would have started again if they hadn’t confessed was a minor detail.”

― Simon Hoggart

“The reports of the eclipse parties not only described the scientific observations in great detail, but also the travels and experiences, and were sometimes marked by a piquancy not common in official documents.”

― Simon Newcomb

“There’s no set like a Ryan Murphy set, mainly because it feels like he’s built an entire world. He’s so thoughtful and meticulous, and every detail is thought about and cared for.”

― Skyler Samuels

“In some instances, the accuracy of past-life memories can be objectively verified, sometimes with remarkable detail.”

― Stanislav Grof

“Parents who obsess about every detail of child-rearing and orchestrate their children’s ‘resumes’ may run themselves ragged while their own personal identities and adult relationships wither for lack of care.”

― Stephanie Coontz

“The English light is so very subtle, so very soft and misty, that the architecture responded with great delicacy of detail.”

― Stephen Gardiner

“The Value Proposition Canvas functions like a plug-in to the Business Model Canvas and zooms into the value proposition and customer segment to describe the interactions between customers and product more explicitly and in more detail.”

― Steve Blank

“I was not naturally talented. I didn’t sing, dance or act, though working around that minor detail made me inventive.”

― Steve Martin

“We are going to have a huge Oscar issue, you are going to see everything in such beautiful detail.”

― Steven Cojocaru

“I remember all the important fights. Vividly. In detail.”

― Sugar Ray Leonard

“I definitely have to know every detail of a script and analyse its potential before I think further because if the director is the captain, then the script is the ship.”

― Sushmita Sen

“I’m a sucker for expertly-executed detail and surprise elements in clothing.”

― Tabatha Coffey

“The level of detail and craft is something that’s inscribed within the original design concept. And so when I begin to draw, I know what kind of detailing I want the building to have.”

― Tadao Ando

“My lyrics are my diary – you’re hearing every detail of my life.”

― Taylor Momsen

“It’s true that romance novels do detail the courtship phase of a relationship. We usually write ‘And they lived happily ever after’ before our heroine starts snoring or our hero starts tossing his socks over the hamper.”

― Teresa Medeiros

“I like to have a thing suggested rather than told in full. When every detail is given, the mind rests satisfied, and the imagination loses the desire to use its own wings.”

― Thomas Bailey Aldrich

“We don’t collect a lot of your data and understand every detail about your life. That’s just not the business that we are in.”

― Tim Cook

“It is the accuracy and detail inherent in crafted goods that endows them with lasting value. It is the time and attention paid by the carpenter, the seamstress and the tailor that makes this detail possible.”

― Tim Jackson

“To be memorable and to have dramatic impact, informational detail must function actively within the dynamic of a story.”

― Tim O’Brien

“For the third generation Unreal Engine, we are building two versions of every model in our game. We are building a source model with several million polygons, between 2 and 6 million polygons. We use that model for all the lighting detail on the mesh. Then we go to the in-game version, which is usually about 10,000 polygons.”

― Tim Sweeney

“I’ve always given attention to detail. I’ve always given my heart and soul into a lyric, into a line.”

― Tituss Burgess

“I’m more for the style than the brand. I don’t go brand shopping; I go detail shopping.”

― Usher

“Since I was doing all of it myself, I had to decide where I wanted to go with the songs, how to proceed with the chords, if the sound was alright, and all that detail on my own.”

― Utada Hikaru

“Consistency is found in that work whose whole and detail are suitable to the occasion. It arises from circumstance, custom, and nature.”

― Vitruvius

“Caress the detail, the divine detail.”

― Vladimir Nabokov

“It is hard, I submit, to loathe bloodshed, including war, more than I do, but it is still harder to exceed my loathing of the very nature of totalitarian states in which massacre is only an administrative detail.”

― Vladimir Nabokov

“I wouldn’t say that I’m particularly bothered or obsessed with detail.”

― Wes Anderson

“Balzac’s ambition was to be omnipotent. He would be Michelangelesque, and that by sheer force of minuteness. He exaggerated scientifically, and made things gigantic by a microscopic fulness of detail.”

― William Ernest Henley

“Female can understand more detail and really care for the consequence and understand all the process.”

― Yingluck Shinawatra
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