The unconditioned


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • The unconditioned (Metaph) all that which is inconceivable and beyond the realm of reason; whatever is inconceivable under logical forms or relations.
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  • Mikhail Gorbachev
    Mikhail Gorbachev
    “The soviet people want full-blooded and unconditional democracy.”
  • Debra Winger
    Debra Winger
    “I have a thing with the camera. The lens is unconditional. It doesn't judge you.”
  • Elisabeth KuBler-Ross
    Elisabeth KuBler-Ross
    “If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and unconditional love, then the world will indeed become a garden where all kinds of flowers can bloom and grow.”
  • Brian Tracy
    “The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.”
  • King Jr. Martin Luther
    “I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.”


In literature:

He had similar notions about his dignity and the unconditional obligation of his subjects.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
The unconditional historic necessity is for a land, but not for a particular land.
"Ghetto Comedies" by Israel Zangwill
Preachers, poets, soldiers, and statesmen employ the same phrases of unconditional love and reverence.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. X (of X) - America - II, Index" by Various
We know that the Turks have no terms to offer save unconditional surrender.
"The Traitors" by E. Phillips (Edward Phillips) Oppenheim
His reply was to the effect that the British must surrender unconditionally.
"Noble Deeds of the World's Heroines" by Henry Charles Moore
On seeing that the Government was in earnest the Anarchists surrendered unconditionally.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VI (of VIII)" by Various
She craves nothing but the compulsion to unconditional obedience.
"Erdgeist (Earth-Spirit)" by Frank Wedekind
Disheartened, there seemed no alternative for the players save to turn back and surrender unconditionally.
"The Strollers" by Frederic S. Isham
When the bequest is unconditional, the new owner whom it creates steps into the precise position which the previous owner has vacated.
"Old-Fashioned Ethics and Common-Sense Metaphysics" by William Thomas Thornton
Let us consider the consequences of an unconditional compliance with the demands of foreigners.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 5, November, 1863" by Various

In poetry:

On summer evenings when the religious sun stains
The gloom in the bar and the glasses surrender demurely
I think of Donovan whose surrender was unconditional,
That great thirst swallowed entirely.
"An Old Lament Renewed" by Vernon Scannell
Then the city of Havana surrendered unconditionally,
And terms were settled, and the harbour, forts, and city,
With a district of one hundred miles to the westward,
And loads of gold and silver were the British troops' reward.
"The Capture of Havana" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Right-hander Ryota Igarashi has been given his unconditional release by the Mets.
In Grandparentland the streets are paved with unconditional love, and grandchildren always seem to have the right of way.
The 'Unconditional Surrender ' Saga Continues.
When a copyright owner transfers some or all of his or her rights unconditionally and without restrictions, it is generally considered to be an "assignment" of the copyright.
It is truly unconditional, the way that dogs love.
Michael Ealy may have God-given assets that make female moviegoers swoon, but he lets his faith take the lead in a new Christian-themed film Unconditional .
The ' Unconditional Surrender' Saga Continues.
' Unconditional ' puts faith to the test.
Award winning author Eva Marie Everson talks about her book based on the movie ' Unconditional '.
I want to apologize for all those times I would get upset when you told me you loved me unconditionally OK, the jokes imply that you love me when I give you attention, stay in touch and have a successful career.
Inspired by "Papa Joe" Bradford's real life of service to at-risk kids in Tennessee, " Unconditional " asks the question, is it possible to see the beauty of life and have hope for sunlight even when things are the darkest and stormiest.
The " Unconditional Surrender" sculpture has been displayed at the waterfront near the USS Midway Museum since 2007.
The opening awards reception for the Unconditional Love Juried Pet Show on Sep 9 was well attended by 30 or so artists, family and friends at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts in Irving.
The new independent Christian film " Unconditional " produced by local residents Jason and Shannon Atkins, opened in theaters last month and can now be seen in this area.
The ' Unconditional ' Interview.

In science:

Proof of Claim 2: As in previous work [ABN+01] it is easy to see that calculating with the renormalized state gives the unconditional probability to stop.
Quantum Random Walks Hit Exponentially Faster
One may similarly couple the unconditional measure φp,q (·) and the conditioned measure φp,q (· | A).
The Random-Cluster Model
In particular, the pair correlation function K 2N ∂Ω,ρ (z , w) (or K 2N Ω (z , w)) can be interpreted as the conditional probability of finding a zero at w given that there is a zero at z , normalized by dividing by the unconditional probability of finding a zero at w .
Equilibrium distribution of zeros of random polynomials
Particularly interesting is the result for z = 1, so let fi = Fi (1), expressing the probability that the branching process will terminate, conditional on the type of the starting vertex, and let the unconditional counterpart be denoted by f = Pj rj fj = F (1).
A General Formalism for Inhomogeneous Random Graphs
The unconditional complexity is defined as C (x) = C (x|ǫ).
Algorithmic Chaos