Means

Means may refer to:

  • Means (surname)
Definitions
  • Mean (average), a term used in mathematics and statistics
  • Means (ethics), something of instrumental value in order to achieve an end
  • Means (law), an aspect of a crime needed to convince a jury of guilt in a criminal proceeding
Other uses
  • Means, Kentucky, a small town in the United States
  • Means (band), a Christian hardcore band from Regina, Saskatchewan

Famous quotes containing the word means:

    Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.
    Thorstein Veblen (1857–1929)

    When that kid looks into your eyes and you know it’s yours, you know what it means to be alive.
    —Anonymous Father. Quoted in When Men are Pregnant, by Jerrold Lee Shapiro, ch. 15 (1987)

    Is not our role to stand for the one thing which means our own salvation here but with which it will also be possible to save the world, and with which Europe will be able to save itself, namely the preservation of the white man and his state?
    Hendrik Verwoerd (1901–1966)