Difference

Difference may refer to:

  • Difference (philosophy), a key concept in continental philosophy
  • Difference (mathematics), a statement about the relative size or order of two objects
    • The result of arithmetic subtraction
    • Difference (set theory)
  • Difference (computer science), a concept in computer science
  • Difference (heraldry), any systematic way of distinguishing similar coats of arms belonging to members of the same family
  • Difference (album), a 2005 power metal album

Famous quotes containing the word difference:

    Self-esteem creates natural highs. Knowing that you’re lovable helps you to love more. Knowing that you’re important helps you to make a difference to to others. Knowing that you are capable empowers you to create more. Knowing that you’re valuable and that you have a special place in the universe is a serene spiritual joy in itself.
    Louise Hart (20th century)

    A difference of tastes in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

    The most dangerous aspect of present-day life is the dissolution of the feeling of individual responsibility. Mass solitude has done away with any difference between the internal and the external, between the intellectual and the physical.
    Eugenio Montale (1896–1981)