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I always feel like it’s two key ingredients when it comes to following your dreams, making something happen that the average person deems difficult. If you truly believe it, that’s step one. Step two, is, you know, the hard work that goes along with it.
To know nothing is the happiest life.
The best scientific evidence suggests temperatures are rising, and the best scientific evidence suggests man-made anthropogenic carbon emissions have some substantial thing to do with that. However, does that mean the trend will continue forever? We don’t know.
I don’t have a religion. I believe in a God. I don’t know what it looks like but it’s MY god. My own interpretation of the supernatural.
We have food deserts in our cities. We know that the distance you live from a supplier of fresh produce is one of the best predictors of your health. And in the inner city, people don’t have grocery stores. So we have to figure out a way of getting supermarkets and farmers markets into the inner cities.
I think it makes sense to believe in God, but exactly what decision in your life you make differently because of it, I don’t know.
You never know the plan. You never know what’s going to happen. We are not even promised tomorrow. I just try to focus on one day at a time.
The best thing to do when you find yourself in a hurting or vulnerable place is to surround yourself with the strongest, finest, most positive people you know.
The wisest rule in investment is: when others are selling, buy. When others are buying, sell. Usually, of course, we do the opposite. When everyone else is buying, we assume they know something we don’t, so we buy. Then people start selling, panic sets in, and we sell too.
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.
But God can only smile because only God can know what is coming next.
In order to have great happiness you have to have great pain and unhappiness – otherwise how would you know when you’re happy?
To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker, the stillness underneath the mental noise, the love and joy underneath the pain, is freedom, salvation, enlightenment.
More information is always better than less. When people know the reason things are happening, even if it’s bad news, they can adjust their expectations and react accordingly. Keeping people in the dark only serves to stir negative emotions.
I know when I go to a movie I want to experience something, whether to laugh, to cry, to feel bad.
What is a fear of living? It’s being preeminently afraid of dying. It is not doing what you came here to do, out of timidity and spinelessness. The antidote is to take full responsibility for yourself – for the time you take up and the space you occupy. If you don’t know what you’re here to do, then just do some good.
If we don’t know life, how can we know death?
If you don’t know your own value, somebody will tell you your value, and it’ll be less than you’re worth.
The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different.
Knowledge is power, and it can help you overcome any fear of the unexpected. When you learn, you gain more awareness through the process, and you know what pitfalls to look for as you get ready to transition to the next level.
No one can possibly know what is about to happen: it is happening, each time, for the first time, for the only time.
I don’t know the law, the kind of law of quantity and quality, but I think the opportunity of people being able to express themselves and to have the means of production is a great thing. It’s also changing how we’re telling stories.
Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from life. There is just one thing that makes your dream become impossible: the fear of failure.
If you never try, you’ll never know what you are capable of.
When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression no matter how holy the motives.
Those who give themselves to prayer should in a special manner have always a devotion to St. Joseph; for I know not how any man can think of the Queen of the angels, during the time that she suffered so much with the Infant Jesus, without giving thanks to St. Joseph for the services he rendered them then.
Bachelors know more about women than married men; if they didn’t they’d be married too.
To know her was to love her.
It’s only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth – and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up, we will then begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.
The easiest diet is, you know, eat vegetables, eat fresh food. Just a really sensible healthy diet like you read about all the time.
And where I excel is ridiculous, sickening, work ethic. You know, while the other guy’s sleeping? I’m working.
We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart.
The void, the concept of nothingness, is terrifying to most people on the planet. And I get anxiety attacks myself. I know the fear of that void. You have to learn to die before you die. You give up, surrender to the void, to nothingness.
I know only two tunes: one of them is ‘Yankee Doodle’, and the other isn’t.
You can’t learn everything you need to know legally.
Struggling is hard because you never know what’s at the end of the tunnel.
That’s the only thing I don’t like – people always got something to say about my life. I don’t know nothing about their life. People just judge you when they don’t even know you.
I look at Messi, and he makes me laugh. A beautiful footballer who is still like a kid. A world superstar, but still a kid. Innocent, you know. He just plays.
I am not yet ready to be Tsar. I know nothing of the business of ruling.
The curious task of economics is to demonstrate to men how little they really know about what they imagine they can design.
Faith: not wanting to know what is true.
It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.
How can I know what I think till I see what I say?
I tell a student that the most important class you can take is technique. A great chef is first a great technician. ‘If you are a jeweler, or a surgeon or a cook, you have to know the trade in your hand. You have to learn the process. You learn it through endless repetition until it belongs to you.
I am an idealist. I don’t know where I’m going but I’m on my way.
The greatest happiness is to know the source of unhappiness.
He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know.
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
If you laugh with somebody, then you know you share something.
I’m a pretty tough guy, you know. I’m a pretty hard man. I’ve got a lot of compassion, but I don’t waste time with people.
There’s only one requirement of any of us, and that is to be courageous. Because courage, as you might know, defines all other human behavior. And, I believe – because I’ve done a little of this myself – pretending to be courageous is just as good as the real thing.
Millions long for immortality who don’t know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
I always will be the villain, no matter what. I don’t know why.
If you want to be successful, it’s just this simple. Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing. And believe in what you are doing.
Dad taught me everything I know. Unfortunately, he didn’t teach me everything he knows.
We do not know what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are – that is the fact.
One thing is sure. We have to do something. We have to do the best we know how at the moment… If it doesn’t turn out right, we can modify it as we go along.
You never know what the future holds or where my life will take me.
We know what works. Freedom Works. We know what’s right. Freedom is right.
Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.
Where I am, I don’t know, I’ll never know, in the silence you don’t know, you must go on, I can’t go on, I’ll go on.
Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
I don’t let anyone’s insecurities, emotions, or opinions bother me. I know that if I am happy, that’s all that matters to me.
I know I wasn’t as handsome as some other guys, but I was OK with that.
There is a saying, ‘Eyes are the windows to the soul.’ It means, mostly, people can see through someone else by eye contact in seven seconds. I have a habit that if I meet someone I don’t know, I’d like to look at her or his eyes on purpose. When my eyes lay on them, I can immediately see their true color.
There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don’t know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we don’t know we don’t know.
Automation is good, so long as you know exactly where to put the machine.
Always read your contract. Know what you’re getting yourself into. Know your worth.
There is a pleasure in being mad which none but madmen know.
The only normal people are the ones you don’t know very well.
If we don’t plant the right things, we will reap the wrong things. It goes without saying. And you don’t have to be, you know, a brilliant biochemist and you don’t have to have an IQ of 150. Just common sense tells you to be kind, ninny, fool. Be kind.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Man can embody truth but he cannot know it.
When you are a goalkeeper, you know the responsibility.
I know you’ve heard it a thousand times before. But it’s true – hard work pays off. If you want to be good, you have to practice, practice, practice. If you don’t love something, then don’t do it.
I know the power obedience has of making things easy which seem impossible.
Fluency is the developmental process that connects decoding with everything we know about words to make the meaning of the text come to life. Fluency is a wonderful bridge to comprehension and to a life-long love of reading.
You know you’re getting old when you get that one candle on the cake. It’s like, ‘See if you can blow this out.’
To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.
If you don’t like me, life goes on, you know what I mean? But I hope you do like me. Because I think that in addition to being pushy, I’m nice.
I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand.
I do the very best I know how – the very best I can; and I mean to keep on doing so until the end.
It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We must feel and be affected by it.
Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.
It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it.
It is an hypothesis that the sun will rise tomorrow: and this means that we do not know whether it will rise.
Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who’ll give you a little love, a little affection, a little tenderness? It means you’re in the wrong house, that’s what it means.
You find that you have peace of mind and can enjoy yourself, get more sleep, and rest when you know that it was a one hundred percent effort that you gave – win or lose.
There is nothing new in the world except the history you do not know.
Life is short but love your loved ones. Love them, kiss them every day because you don’t know what’s going to happen.
If you don’t know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.
Eskimo: ‘If I did not know about God and sin, would I go to hell?’ Priest: ‘No, not if you did not know.’ Eskimo: ‘Then why did you tell me?’
Beware of anyone who says they know. Trust me, they don’t, or they wouldn’t have to say they did.
If you haven‘t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on.
As long as you know men are like children, you know everything!
I know for a fact that I’m problematic. I shouldn’t be looked to for any kind of guidance.
If you know you are on the right track, if you have this inner knowledge, then nobody can turn you off… no matter what they say.
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
I do not know myself, and God forbid that I should.
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it.
How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?
As long as I live, I will never forget that day 21 years ago when I raised my hand and took the oath of citizenship. Do you know how proud I was? I was so proud that I walked around with an American flag around my shoulders all day long.
We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are here for I don’t know.
Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody.
I don’t know what’s better gettin’ laid or gettin’ paid.
An ignorant person is one who doesn’t know what you have just found out.
Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge. So it is incumbent on me to know my self, to know it completely, to know its minutiae, its characteristics, its subtleties, and its very atoms.
We live in a world with fake news being put out there. You don’t really know what to trust, and it’s a real danger to society.
In my deepest, darkest moments, what really got me through was a prayer. Sometimes my prayer was ‘Help me.’ Sometimes a prayer was ‘Thank you.’ What I’ve discovered is that intimate connection and communication with my creator will always get me through because I know my support, my help, is just a prayer away.
My friends and family are my support system. They tell me what I need to hear, not what I want to hear and they are there for me in the good and bad times. Without them I have no idea where I would be and I know that their love for me is what’s keeping my head above the water.
God has blessed me with an amazing family, friends and work colleagues that have been my joy, my support, and my sanity. I don’t know what I’d do without them.
You don’t know what people are really like until they’re under a lot of stress.
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
Try and understand what part you have to play in the world in which you live. There’s more to life than you know and it’s all happening out there. Discover what part you can play and then go for it.
I like to reminisce with people I don’t know.
I try to bring the audience’s own drama – tears and laughter they know about – to them.
You’ve got to exfoliate, you know?
Whoever doesn’t know it must learn and find by experience that ‘a quiet conscience makes one strong!’
We’re blind to our blindness. We have very little idea of how little we know. We’re not designed to know how little we know.
I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself.
Just keep going. You never know how far you can go.
Leave them wanting more and you know they’ll call you back.
I don’t know anything about music. In my line you don’t have to.
It’s like Forrest Gump said, ‘Life is like a box of chocolates.’ Your career is like a box of chocolates – you never know what you’re going to get. But everything you get is going to teach you something along the way and make you the person you are today. That’s the exciting part – it’s an adventure in itself.
Your mind knows only some things. Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything. If you listen to what you know instinctively, it will always lead you down the right path.
I know but one freedom, and that is the freedom of the mind.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
You know you’re getting old when the candles cost more than the cake.
I think we are all insecure, and there is nothing wrong in accepting that. But the problem arises when we try to counter this insecurity by cultivating this illusion of control, and we start taking ourselves and everything we know too seriously.
I’m a blessing to whoever gets to really know me.
Be happy with being you. Love your flaws. Own your quirks. And know that you are just as perfect as anyone else, exactly as you are.
I know that I had not faith, unless the faith of a devil, the faith of Judas, that speculative, notional, airy shadow, which lives in the head, not in the heart. But what is this to the living, justifying faith, the faith that cleanses from sin?
You’re not looking for perfection in your partner. Perfection is all about the ego. With soulmate love, you know that true love is what happens when disappointment sets in – and you’re willing to deal maturely with these disappointments.
Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.
It’s far more important to know what person the disease has than what disease the person has.
A man may be a fool and not know it, but not if he is married.
Growing up, I knew I was different. But I didn’t know what it meant to be Aboriginal. I just knew that I had a really big, extended family. I was taught nothing about who we were or where we came from.
Money doesn’t mean anything to me. I’ve made a lot of money, but I want to enjoy life and not stress myself building my bank account. I give lots away and live simply, mostly out of a suitcase in hotels. We all know that good health is much more important.
To have faith doesn’t mean you get any less frustrated when you don’t do your best, but you know that it’s not life and death. Take what you’re given, and when you continue to work hard, you will see results. That will give you the confidence you need to keep going.
Life is full of change and uncertainty. We know this. We experience it on a daily basis.
The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don’t know anything about.
Few people know how to be old.
The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who’ll get me a book I ain’t read.
The first step towards knowledge is to know that we are ignorant.
I do take advantage of, you know, feeling sensual and feeling sexy. And I think that is tremendously empowering and is not diminishing in any way. I fell that any woman who is in control, who is in touch with her femininity and sensuality, is a woman that is empowered.
Be a dreamer. If you don’t know how to dream, you’re dead.
The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
The first thing I do every day when I wake up is thank God for letting me make it through the night and giving me another day of life – just because sometimes I wake up, and I cannot believe I’m doing what I’m doing. I just thank Him. I don’t know how I deserve it, but it’s completely because of Him.
Those who don’t know how to weep with their whole heart, don’t know how to laugh either.
It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.
I don’t know what the future may hold, but I know who holds the future.
Today we know that World War II began not in 1939 or 1941 but in the 1920’s and 1930’s when those who should have known better persuaded themselves that they were not their brother’s keeper.
A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves.
Our attitudes control our lives. Attitudes are a secret power working twenty-four hours a day, for good or bad. It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.
Sometimes we look back and 10 years from now we think, ‘Boy, those were great old days.’ Well, you know, we’re living in the good old days.
One can know a man from his laugh, and if you like a man’s laugh before you know anything of him, you may confidently say that he is a good man.
I wish I didn’t know now what I didn’t know then.
I am not young enough to know everything.
A director is the captain of the ship; he gets the vision of the film much before anyone else can. While I want to experiment with characters, I know a good director means I am in safe hands.
The public doesn’t know what to believe anymore. We don’t know what stories are supposedly true, this idea of ‘fake news.’ We watch it on what I guess you would call a split-focus. It’s half entertainment and half mystery.
To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge.
We do not know the true value of our moments until they have undergone the test of memory.
The word ‘belief’ is a difficult thing for me. I don’t believe. I must have a reason for a certain hypothesis. Either I know a thing, and then I know it – I don’t need to believe it.
Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Knowledge is invariably a matter of degree: you cannot put your finger upon even the simplest datum and say this we know.
I’ve got nothing against plastic surgery at all. I know lots of people, young and old, who’ve had it. The point about good surgery is you can’t see it. The important thing is not to go crazy – and not to go to a bad surgeon.
I think it’s important to have closure in any relationship that ends – from a romantic relationship to a friendship. You should always have a sense of clarity at the end and know why it began and why it ended. You need that in your life to move cleanly into your next phase.
I think the biggest misconception about me is people really don’t know who I really am. They see the party side of me, they see the crazy side of me. But I also have a laid-back side. You know, I’m chill, down to earth. If you want to grab a cup of coffee and just talk about life, I can do that.
I know that there’s a god because I was able to survive everything that I’ve been through – all of the tough times – and I’m still at the top of my game.
I know my flaws before other people point them out to me.
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
I know of no country in which there is so little independence of mind and real freedom of discussion as in America.
He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.
It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.
Know your power, believe in yourself and don’t let anyone dim your light.
If you want to know the taste of a pear, you must change the pear by eating it yourself. If you want to know the theory and methods of revolution, you must take part in revolution. All genuine knowledge originates in direct experience.
It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has.
To me, the Seventies were very inspirational and very influential… With my whole persona as Snoop Dogg, as a person, as a rapper. I just love the Seventies style, the way all the players dressed nice, you know, kept their hair looking good, drove sharp cars and they talked real slick.
You can take the boy out of Bombay; you can’t take Bombay out of the boy, you know.
It’s always marvelous to have somebody who, you know, you feel understands and wants to encourage.
The river is constantly turning and bending and you never know where it’s going to go and where you’ll wind up. Following the bend in the river and staying on your own path means that you are on the right track. Don’t let anyone deter you from that.
You never know God is all you need until God is all you have.
Fame is fickle, and I know it. It has its compensations but it also has its drawbacks, and I’ve experienced them both.
I know what my identity is.
I’m not sure what the future holds but I do know that I’m going to be positive and not wake up feeling desperate. As my dad said ‘Nic, it is what it is, it’s not what it should have been, not what it could have been, it is what it is.’
I don’t know anything that builds the will to win better than competitive sports.
For you I know I’d even try to turn the tide.
You know, God gave me a gift to do other things besides play the game of basketball.
I have made the choices that work best for me. I know I cannot please everyone, and that’s fine.
I know in my heart that man is good. That what is right will always eventually triumph. And there’s purpose and worth to each and every life.
I go through a lot of depression, and I know other people do, too, but I have an outlet that so many people don’t. If you have that inside of you and can’t get it out, what do you do?
I’m not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I’ve always been a freak. So I’ve been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know. I’m one of those people.
I know that I’m not the easiest person to live with. The challenge I put on myself is so great that the person I live with feels himself challenged. I bring a lot to bear, and I don’t know how not to.
I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.
Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
If Heaven exists, to know that there’s laughter, that would be a great thing.
I know that the Lord is always on the side of the right; but it is my constant anxiety and prayer that I and this nation may be on the Lord’s side.
Money and corruption are ruining the land, crooked politicians betray the working man, pocketing the profits and treating us like sheep, and we’re tired of hearing promises that we know they’ll never keep.
Science is what you know, philosophy is what you don’t know.
It’s good to know how to read, but it’s dangerous to know how to read and not how to interpret what you’re reading.
When you know a thing, to hold that you know it, and when you do not know a thing, to allow that you do not know it – this is knowledge.
Let men see, let them know, a real man, who lives as he was meant to live.
Don’t you know there ain’t no devil, it’s just god when he’s drunk.
Not only do I not know what’s going on, I wouldn’t know what to do about it if I did.
We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.
I know I’m not supposed to like muscle cars, but I like muscle cars.
When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.
Always wear cute pyjamas to bed, you’ll never know who u will meet in your dreams.
I don’t know whether your heart ever necessarily changes, but time changes the way that you perceive the world. And you just hope it gives you more empathy and all those other things.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.
Selfishness must always be forgiven you know, because there is no hope of a cure.
For me, I know that people always expect me to be perfect, so when I’m not perfect, it’s really frustrating. I’m really hard on myself and want things to work out right away.
I know how men in exile feed on dreams.
My mother is a strong woman. Her strength comes from being tested by life’s unpredictability. It comes from soldiering on for her children, even when she might rather have given up. I know it hasn’t always come easily, but I also know it’s her greatest gift.
There are some people who, if they don’t already know, you can’t tell ’em.
Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make a good use of it.
There’s one way to find out if a man is honest – ask him. If he says, ‘Yes,’ you know he is a crook.
I don’t care if I win or lose; I know I’m going to give 110%, and I’m going to hold my head high at the end of the day.
I never feel lonely if I’ve got a book – they’re like old friends. Even if you’re not reading them over and over again, you know they are there. And they’re part of your history. They sort of tell a story about your journey through life.
Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn’t know the first thing about either.
All I know is just what I read in the papers, and that’s an alibi for my ignorance.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Women are like teabags. We don’t know our true strength until we are in hot water!
You know, gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender – people are people.
If you aren’t in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Intelligence is what you use when you don’t know what to do: when neither innateness nor learning has prepared you for the particular situation.
The Edge… there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.
Know your worth! People always act like they’re doing more for you than you’re doing for them.
The white man knows how to make everything, but he does not know how to distribute it.
When one door is closed, don’t you know, another is open.
When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do.
There’s a lot of things we go through and we don’t even know why… At the end of the day, God has a purpose and a plan for you, and that’s kind of how I take that.
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn’t know how to get along without it.
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
You can’t be afraid to fail. It’s the only way you succeed – you’re not gonna succeed all the time, and I know that.
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
All I really need to know… I learned in kindergarten.
In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends.
For know that no one is free, except Zeus.
You know it’s love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you’re not part of their happiness.
I don’t know anything about life, but everything about cinema.
Grief has limits, whereas apprehension has none. For we grieve only for what we know has happened, but we fear all that possibly may happen.
Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
Even at my lowest point, when I’ve wanted to give up, I know that I have to believe in myself because I’m all that I have.
An education isn’t how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It’s being able to differentiate between what you know and what you don’t.
Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard.
Although I’m only fourteen, I know quite well what I want. I know who is right and who is wrong. I have my opinions, my own ideas and principles, and although it may sound pretty mad from an adolescent, I feel more of a person than a child. I feel quite independent of anyone.
On a good day I think I’m handsome, on an average day I’m average. I’m a man’s man so I don’t necessarily know how cute we’re supposed to be.
There are amazingly wonderful people in all walks of life; some familiar to us and others not. Stretch yourself and really get to know people. People are in many ways one of our greatest treasures.
In order to heal others, we first need to heal ourselves. And to heal ourselves, we need to know how to deal with ourselves.
When I wake up, I expect things to be good. If they’re not, then I try to set about trying to make them as good as I can ’cause I know I’m gonna have to live that day anyway. So why not try to make the most of it if you can? Some days, they pan out a little better than others, but you still gotta always just try.
About Jesus Christ and the Church, I simply know they’re just one thing.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near.
I know not age, nor weariness nor defeat.
I don’t know if God is a sports fan or not, but I do know this: He loves a good comeback.
Revenge by young men is considered gain, even at the cost of their own lives, but old men who stay at home in times of war, and mothers who have sons to lose, know better.
I was gratified to be able to answer promptly, and I did. I said I didn’t know.
I am my own muse, the subject I know best.
It is only the great hearted who can be true friends. The mean and cowardly, Can never know what true friendship means.
Research is what I’m doing when I don’t know what I’m doing.
I’m the one guy who says don’t force the stupid people to be quiet. I want to know who the morons are.
A man doesn’t know what happiness is until he’s married. By then, it’s too late.
You have to motivate yourself with challenges. That’s how you know you’re still alive.
Everything that happens is meant to be. It’s meant to happen like that. But sometimes you don’t know at the time that it’s meant to be disaster.
In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time.
You know the value of every article of merchandise, but if you don’t know the value of your own soul, it’s all foolishness.
The most difficult thing in life is to know yourself.
You know, all that really matters is that the people you love are happy and healthy. Everything else is just sprinkles on the sundae.
My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She’s ninety-seven now, and we don’t know where the hell she is.
I know where I’m going and I know the truth, and I don’t have to be what you want me to be. I’m free to be what I want.
We know that without food we would die. Without fellowship, life is not worth living.
Variability is the law of life, and as no two faces are the same, so no two bodies are alike, and no two individuals react alike and behave alike under the abnormal conditions which we know as disease.
Climbing Mount Everest was the biggest mistake I’ve ever made in my life. I wish I’d never gone. I suffered for years of PTSD and still suffer from what happened. I’m glad I wrote a book about it. But, you know, if I could go back and relive my life, I would never have climbed Everest.
I’m cool with failing so long as I know that there are people around me that love me unconditionally.
We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
People think because I’m a nice person I’m a weak person. But I don’t think being nice means you don’t know how to take tough decisions.
You are who you surround yourself with. I know that’s such a cliche quote, but it’s true.
The one thing we know about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Let me define a leader. He must have vision and passion and not be afraid of any problem. Instead, he should know how to defeat it. Most importantly, he must work with integrity.
What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.
Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.
No one was more important than my mom and dad. I know they are watching from a place up in heaven here today to make sure all their kids are doing good.
I don’t think I’ve had love at first sight. But, I’ve definitely had moments where I’ve seen a person, and I’m like, ‘Wow, there is something different about you, and I really want to get to know you.’
It’s not an experiment if you know it’s going to work.
Those who know how to think need no teachers.
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.
I eat about two meals a day vegan, is my rule of thumb. When I’m traveling, all bets are off, but I don’t cook meat in the house. I rarely cook eggs. I never use milk. But when I go out to eat for a special treat, I’ll have some meat. But I know, personally, that’s the best I’m ever going to do in my life.
I know there is strength in the differences between us. I know there is comfort where we overlap.
The purpose of life is to help others, and if you can’t help them, won’t you at least not hurt them? I know that is a platitude, that that is sentimental and can easily be attacked. But loving, caring is simple, and we make it complex. Our own neuroses make it complex.
I’m not different for the sake of being different, only for the desperate sake of being myself. I can’t join your gang: you’d think I was a phony and I’d know it.
Most people can bear adversity; but if you wish to know what a man really is give him power.
I don’t know that love changes. People change. Circumstances change.
The distinguishing characteristics of mind are of a subjective sort; we know them only from the contents of our own consciousness.
Feel what you feel, know what you know, and set your relatives free to do the same.
If you want to be the best, you’ve got to beat the best. The only problem is when I get that belt, who’s going to be left to fight? That’s what I want to know.
I don’t know why people are so keen to put the details of their private life in public; they forget that invisibility is a superpower.
Life is abundant, and life is beautiful. And it’s a good place that we’re all in, you know, on this earth, if we take care of it.
God wants us to know that life is a series of beginnings, not endings. Just as graduations are not terminations, but commencements. Creation is an ongoing process, and when we create a perfect world where love and compassion are shared by all, suffering will cease.
The greatest pleasure I know is to do a good action by stealth and have it found out by accident.
My father used to say that it’s never too late to do anything you wanted to do. And he said, ‘You never know what you can accomplish until you try.’
It’s possible – you can never know – that the universe exists only for me. If so, it’s sure going well for me, I must admit.
What is a soul? It’s like electricity – we don’t really know what it is, but it’s a force that can light a room.
I don’t know what my path is yet. I’m just walking on it.
The best marriages are the ones where we can go out in the world and really put ourselves out there. A lot of times we’ll fail, and sometimes we’ll pull it off. But good marriages are when you can go home and know that your vulnerability will be honored as courage, and that you’ll find support.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.
Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is, I don’t know which half.
How many millionaires do you know who have become wealthy by investing in savings accounts? I rest my case.
Do you know the difference between a beautiful woman and a charming one? A beauty is a woman you notice, a charmer is one who notices you.
It’s sad to know I’m done. But looking back, I’ve got a lot of great memories.
If you ask me anything I don’t know, I’m not going to answer.
It’s all storytelling, you know. That’s what journalism is all about.
Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.
I just want people to know that I’m a good person, and I’m not a thug like everybody thinks I am.
Sometimes it takes a good fall to really know where you stand.
Most ignorance is vincible ignorance. We don’t know because we don’t want to know.
If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.