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I personally think that if you deny something or if you hide something you’re inadvertently admitting it’s wrong.
My Indigenous heritage is something I hold close to my heart.
Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
Let me tell you something: I’m a simple person who lives a simple life.
Everybody is a political person, whether you say something or you are silent. A political attitude is not whether you go to parliament; it’s how you deal with your life, with your surroundings.
Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up.
Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for – because unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything.
Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.
You aren’t wealthy until you have something money can’t buy.
Build something 100 people love, not something 1 million people kind of like.
The two most important requirements for major success are: first, being in the right place at the right time, and second, doing something about it.
The true mark of professionalism is the ability to respect everyone else for their styles and always find something positive in every dining experience and highlight it in your thoughts and words.
Art is making something out of nothing and selling it.
When your dreams include service to others – accomplishing something that contributes to others – it also accelerates the accomplishment of that goal. People want to be part of something that contributes and makes a difference.
Something unknown is doing we don’t know what.
Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find out.
Fear of failure must never be a reason not to try something.
Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they’re big, flashing signs that something needs to change.
I think the players win the championship, and the organization has something to do with it, don’t get me wrong. But don’t try to put the organization above the players.
Determination, energy, and courage appear spontaneously when we care deeply about something. We take risks that are unimaginable in any other context.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
If you’re going to be a good and faithful judge, you have to resign yourself to the fact that you’re not always going to like the conclusions you reach. If you like them all the time, you’re probably doing something wrong.
Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
The will is not free – it is a phenomenon bound by cause and effect – but there is something behind the will which is free.
We can learn something new anytime we believe we can.
A person who sees a problem is a human being; a person who finds a solution is visionary; and the person who goes out and does something about it is an entrepreneur.
I think the only way I could make something fun and big is if I don’t expect it to be.
I’ve been misunderstood when it comes to women. I’ve got a big heart and a little brain. But I love women being women; there’s something about their skin. I do love strong, independent women, but they are definitely complicated.
Gambling: The sure way of getting nothing for something.
I’ve been a cook all my life, but I am still learning to be a good chef. I’m always learning new techniques and improving beyond my own knowledge because there is always something new to learn and new horizons to discover.
Some people change when they think they’re a star or something.
When you get to a place where you understand that love and belonging, your worthiness, is a birthright and not something you have to earn, anything is possible.
Always leave enough time in your life to do something that makes you happy, satisfied, even joyous. That has more of an effect on economic well-being than any other single factor.
The control of information is something the elite always does, particularly in a despotic form of government. Information, knowledge, is power. If you can control information, you can control people.
Our greatest pretenses are built up not to hide the evil and the ugly in us, but our emptiness. The hardest thing to hide is something that is not there.
You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say.
I wasn’t brought up with any religion at all. At school and in my early 20s, I read every religious text I could get my hands on – Buddhist scriptures, Hindu texts, the Qur’an, and the Bible. I wanted to feel like something made sense to me, that there was something sacred I could feel aligned with.
For me, success is a state of mind. I feel like success isn’t about conquering something; it’s being happy with who you are.
Back then, as a teenager, I kept thinking, why don’t the adults around here just say something? Say it so they know we don’t accept segregation? I knew then and I know now that, when it comes to justice, there’s no easy way to get it. You can’t sugarcoat it. You have to take a stand and say, ‘This is not right.’
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire.
You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy.
There is no subject so old that something new cannot be said about it.
Everything I do references something that influenced me.
How can I be useful, of what service can I be? There is something inside me, what can it be?
I tried for a short time to be something I wasn’t, and had no success with it. It’s a practical solution to just be yourself.
My dark secrets are life threatening. Pockets of unhappiness set in aspic that build and build. I have this primitive feeling that if something good happens, it is going to be followed by something bad. There is always a price to pay.
Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater.
When I get bored with something, I’m done with it.
I don’t believe in pessimism. If something doesn’t come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it’s going to rain, it will.
Seldom, very seldom, does complete truth belong to any human disclosure; seldom can it happen that something is not a little disguised, or a little mistaken.
A mission statement is not something you write overnight… But fundamentally, your mission statement becomes your constitution, the solid expression of your vision and values. It becomes the criterion by which you measure everything else in your life.
When it’s time for me to walk away from something, I walk away from it. My mind, my body, my conscience tell me that enough is enough.
Everyone, Republican or otherwise has their own particular part to play. No part is too great or too small, no one is too old or too young to do something.
A lot of people mistake habit for hard work. Doing something over and over again is not working hard.
Having inner beauty is something you develop on your own, and I like to think I have that.
Find something that makes you happy and go for it.
My life is full of drama, and I don’t have time to worry about something as petty as what I look like.
If you don’t believe in something, you’ll fall for anything. I believe everything happens for a reason. If you are strong from within, you can will anything. I’m a firm believer that where there’s a will, there’s a way.
Let me tell you something – being thought of as a beautiful woman has spared me nothing in life. No heartache, no trouble. Love has been difficult. Beauty is essentially meaningless and it is always transitory.
Care is a state in which something does matter; it is the source of human tenderness.
The human body is essentially something other than an animal organism.
Honesty is something you can’t wear out.
Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.
The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse.
I don’t belong in the world. That’s what it is. Something separates me from other people.
If you want to do something, you find a way.
We all have obstacles. The feeling of satisfaction comes by overcoming something.
You fight, you try your best, but if you lose, you don’t have to break five racquets and smash up the locker room. You can do those things, but when you’ve finished, nothing’s changed. You’ve still lost. If something positive came from that, I probably would do it. But I see only negativity.
The closest synonym of happiness is excitement, and you can generate it by doing something that you can’t completely comprehend. This understanding makes the process rich and exciting.
Everyone has something to contribute to this world. It’s just a matter of being given that opportunity to do so.
I respect all religions, but I’m not a deeply religious person. But I try and live life in the right way, respecting other people. I wasn’t brought up in a religious way, but I believe there’s something out there that looks after you.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow.
I don’t want to forgive myself. That’s why I hate psychoanalysis I think if you’re guilty of something you should live with it. Get rid of it – how can you get rid of a real guilt? I think people should live with it, face up to it.
They say stay in the lines, but there’s always something better on the other side.
Something is better than nothing. Doin’ anything for a man, there’s investments involved, there’s time and production. It’s better to give him ten bucks and get a record out than to never record the cat.
You weren’t born just to live a life and to die; you were born to accomplish something specifically. Matter of fact, success is making it to the end of your purpose; that is success… Success is not just existing. Success is making it to the end of why you were born.
In soloing – as in other activities – it is far easier to start something than it is to finish it.
When you’re uncomfortable, that’s when you learn something new about yourself.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven’t half the strength you think they have.
If you are seeing something for the first time, one of your first reactions should be fascination.
Cricket is such a sport that you get to learn something from someone every day.
I have enough money to last me the rest of my life unless I buy something.
I’m not a sports person, but every now and then, I incorporate sports in my rhymes because I’m always grabbing from certain things and getting inspired by something whether I’m totally involved in it or not.
The time for action is now. It’s never too late to do something.
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.
The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.
All things must change to something new, to something strange.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
If you feel like there’s something out there that you’re supposed to be doing, if you have a passion for it, then stop wishing and just do it.
Disagreement is something normal.
Friendship… is not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.
I know when I go to a movie I want to experience something, whether to laugh, to cry, to feel bad.
I’m not a big fan of religion for that reason. But I am a true believer in God, and I have great faith, and I think that a spiritual connection with something is a really important part of our experience. That doesn’t necessarily have anything to do with the church.
The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it.
If people are making fun of you then you’re probably doing something right.
Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free.
Some weeks, I’m super-duper busy, so I can only fit cardio in here and there, a lot of stuff happens in the afternoon, so I can get up and have a workout, which makes me feel awesome for the rest of my day. There’s just something sexy about feeling strong. And every night I’m onstage, I get another workout.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Nobody speaks the truth when there is something they must have.
There is always something left to love. And if you ain’t learned that, you ain’t learned nothing.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
I think people who are creative are the luckiest people on earth. I know that there are no shortcuts, but you must keep your faith in something Greater than You, and keep doing what you love. Do what you love, and you will find the way to get it out to the world.
Better to fight for something than live for nothing.
People are always selling the idea that people with mental illness are suffering. I think madness can be an escape. If things are not so good, you maybe want to imagine something better.
The more specific we are, the more universal something can become. Life is in the details. If you generalize, it doesn’t resonate. The specificity of it is what resonates.
Everyone lives by selling something.
Age is something that doesn’t matter, unless you are a cheese.
Looking back is a way to sharpen the focus on the things you want to change in your life. I think there’s something about nostalgia that really puts a fine point on the here-and-now, and that can be incredibly fascinating and interesting and engaging for the mind.
There is something attractive about taking risks.
Youth is something I never wanna take for granted. I just want to smile and live life.
You’ve got to give something back. You can’t just sit there.
It starts with a single sound. If there’s something in that sound, then it’s worth continuing.
Maybe you’re not perfect, but you’re willing to actually look at yourself and take some kind of accountability. That’s a change. It might not mean that you can turn everything around, but I think there’s something incredibly hopeful about that.
I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human.
No, I don’t believe in hard work. If something is hard, leave it. Let it come to you. Let it happen.
I am grateful to be a woman. I must have done something great in another life.
I say something, and then it usually happens. Maybe not on schedule, but it usually happens.
When I lose the sense of motivation and the sense to prove something as a basketball player, it’s time for me to move away from the game.
Modeling, for me, isn’t about being beautiful but creating something interesting for people to look at and think about.
Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you.
All the best performers bring to their role something more, something different than what the author put on paper. That’s what makes theatre live. That’s why it persists.
I’m not going to limit myself just because people won’t accept the fact that I can do something else.
A visual always brings a first impression. But if there’s going to be a first impression, I might as well use it to control the story. So why not do something like throw a mask on?
It’s a matter of taking the side of the weak against the strong, something the best people have always done.
Never stop investing. Never stop improving. Never stop doing something new.
Every day on set, there was something to watch and learn.
A positive attitude is something everyone can work on, and everyone can learn how to employ it.
It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
I’ve learned enough times in life that saying something is completely different than acting upon it.
To me, consensus seems to be the process of abandoning all beliefs, principles, values and policies. So it is something in which no one believes and to which no one objects.
Dying is only one thing to be sad over… Living unhappily is something else.
We are a multicultural country – always have been, and to our credit, always will be. It is something that we should be very proud of and embrace.
Have a bias toward action – let’s see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away.
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
To be absolutely certain about something, one must know everything or nothing about it.
If an elderly but distinguished scientist says that something is possible, he is almost certainly right; but if he says that it is impossible, he is very probably wrong.
I believe that education is all about being excited about something. Seeing passion and enthusiasm helps push an educational message.
For me to go to a restaurant and eat something that is not only good, but totally new, is a double thrill. Double the enjoyment.
I don’t set out to win awards. I don’t think any musician does, but when you receive an award, it’s an affirmation: it means that people appreciate what you do. Every award I have received is a confirmation of something I have done, and that motivates me to push a little harder.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.
Life is pain, highness. Anyone who tells you differently is selling something.
You don’t have to be Picasso or Rembrandt to create something. The fun of it, the joy of creating, is way high above anything else to do with the art form.
When you invest your time, you make a goal and a decision of something that you want to accomplish. Whether it’s make good grades in school, be a good athlete, be a good person, go down and do some community service and help somebody who’s in need, whatever it is you choose to do, you’re investing your time in that.
You don’t have to compose a masterpiece every time, but I think the challenge of art is always searching for something different, searching for a new sensitivity, a new perspective, a new vision.
I’ve never seen anywhere in the world as beautiful as Kashmir. It has something to do with the fact that the valley is very small and the mountains are very big, so you have this miniature countryside surrounded by the Himalayas, and it’s just spectacular. And it’s true, the people are very beautiful too.
The world always seems brighter when you’ve just made something that wasn’t there before.
And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high.
Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.
I think self-discipline is something, it’s like a muscle. The more you exercise it, the stronger it gets.
Be not simply good – be good for something.
Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something done.
Every person has a longing to be significant; to make a contribution; to be a part of something noble and purposeful.
You are unique, and if that is not fulfilled, then something has been lost.
It’s definitely a privilege to be able to do what you love to do; it’s not something that everyone gets to do, so I feel really good about that.
Win or lose, I always learn something.
I work on the motto that if something’s not impossible, there must be a way to do it.
The important thing is that men should have a purpose in life. It should be something useful, something good.
To create something you must be something.
I am who I am, and I can’t change that. It’s not something I’ve labored over.
There’s something messed up with my brain.
Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope.
There is always something new out of Africa.
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
Far and away, the greatest threat to the ocean, and thus to ourselves, is ignorance. But we can do something about that.
Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don’t just stand there, make it happen.
Anytime someone tells me that I can’t do something, I want to do it more.
What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don’t like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down that road, don’t expect freedom to survive very long.
Sometimes the most beautiful thing is precisely the one that comes unexpectedly and unearned, hence something given truly as a present.
There’s something to be said in favor of working in isolation in the real world.
Democracy’s a very fragile thing. You have to take care of democracy. As soon as you stop being responsible to it and allow it to turn into scare tactics, it’s no longer democracy, is it? It’s something else. It may be an inch away from totalitarianism.
I’m not really into style. I’m more into confidence or having something to say.
You can’t be against bullying without actually doing something about it.
If you love something let it go free. If it doesn’t come back, you never had it. If it comes back, love it forever.
There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Yankees don’t understand that the Southern way of talking is a language of nuance. What we can do in the South is we can take a word and change it just a little bit and make it mean something altogether different.
When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.
Our whole role in life is to give you something you didn’t know you wanted. And then once you get it, you can’t imagine your life without it. And you can count on Apple doing that.
Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself.
If you don’t stand for something you will fall for anything.
There’s always something that you can learn and something you can teach.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
You see, rock and roll isn’t a career or hobby – it’s a life force. It’s something very essential.
Recovery is something that you have to work on every single day and it’s something that it doesn’t get a day off.
We will not find the inner strength to evolve to a higher level if we do not inwardly develop this profound feeling that there is something higher than ourselves.
If something can corrupt you, you’re corrupted already.
As long as I’m learning something, I figure I’m OK – it’s a decent day.
We look at science as something very elite, which only a few people can learn. That’s just not true. You just have to start early and give kids a foundation. Kids live up, or down, to expectations.
You always do what you want to do. This is true with every act. You may say that you had to do something, or that you were forced to, but actually, whatever you do, you do by choice. Only you have the power to choose for yourself.
Playing with light is something that is very important, especially when you want cinematography in your game.
Living is no laughing matter: you must live with great seriousness like a squirrel for example – I mean without looking for something beyond and above living, I mean living must be your whole occupation.
Working together on solving something requires a high level of humility and a high level of self-awareness.
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
If you’re competitor-focused, you have to wait until there is a competitor doing something. Being customer-focused allows you to be more pioneering.
If you can’t see it, you can’t be it. It’s just having those brilliant women break out and do something – then other girls can say, ‘I can do it, too!’
Just because a couple people on the Supreme Court declare something to be ‘constitutional‘ does not make it so.
When you learn something from people, or from a culture, you accept it as a gift, and it is your lifelong commitment to preserve it and build on it.
To create something exceptional, your mindset must be relentlessly focused on the smallest detail.
The space shuttle was often used as an example of why you shouldn’t even attempt to make something reusable. But one failed experiment does not invalidate the greater goal. If that was the case, we’d never have had the light bulb.
I thank God for my failures. Maybe not at the time but after some reflection. I never feel like a failure just because something I tried has failed.
For me the best thing about winning an award is when the people cheer for your win. When you can see that the people are really happy that you are winning something, that’s the most reward thing in the world.
If I don’t feel confident about my body, I’m not going to sit at home and feel sorry for myself and not do something about it. It’s all about taking action and not being lazy. So you do the work, whether it’s fitness or whatever. It’s about getting up, motivating yourself and just doing it.
Don’t use words too big for the subject. Don’t say ‘infinitely‘ when you mean ‘very’; otherwise you’ll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
Hospitality is present when something happens for you. It is absent when something happens to you. Those two simple prepositions – for and to – express it all.
You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.
When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have to speak up. You have to say something; you have to do something.
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.
When you start out in a team, you have to get the teamwork going and then you get something back.
Make yourself look really stupid so you don’t feel bad doing something a little stupid.
If I say something, I mean it. If I promise something, best as I can, I’m going to follow through. If I say I have your back, I genuinely mean it.
My message is that it’s never too late. If it’s something you want to do or if it’s important to you, go for it.
We all die. The goal isn’t to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.
It requires bravery to do something no one else around you is doing.
Weekends don’t count unless you spend them doing something completely pointless.
I like the idea of the documentary as a portrait. There’s not a chronological beginning, middle, and end structure. You build something in the editing room that’s shaped by getting to know the person and digging deeper, unpeeling the layers of them as you get to know them.
When I was in high school, there was ‘Superbad’ and ‘The Girl Next Door‘ and ‘Wedding Crashers’ and all these great movies. You hope to be a part of something that’s smart, funny and in that Todd Phillips-vein. You want to make something like ‘Superbad.’ That movie was so good and so funny.
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.
Something must be done to save humanity! A better world is possible!
As the ego cogito, subjectivity is the consciousness that represents something, relates this representation back to itself, and so gathers with itself.
There’s something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk.
My advice for young people is to just be yourself. There’s no pressure. Do what you want to do. And if you want to do something, then go after it and make it happen.
When I do have free time, I spend it with friends, or I spend it at home writing or making something.
You should set goals beyond your reach so you always have something to live for.
History isn’t something you look back at and say it was inevitable, it happens because people make decisions that are sometimes very impulsive and of the moment, but those moments are cumulative realities.
Writing, of course, is writing, acting comes from the theater, and cinematography comes from photography. Editing is unique to film. You can see something from different points of view almost simultaneously, and it creates a new experience.
To see that I have this huge platform now, and so many people are listening to what I have to say, it really makes me want to orientate toward something that would really educate people, create awareness, do something more than just show them a cute outfit or what I’m having for lunch.
People learn something every day, and a lot of times it’s that what they learned the day before was wrong.
I don’t think art is propaganda; it should be something that liberates the soul, provokes the imagination and encourages people to go further. It celebrates humanity instead of manipulating it.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
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.
We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it.
No one ever talks about the moment you found that you were white. Or the moment you found out you were black. That’s a profound revelation. The minute you find that out, something happens. You have to renegotiate everything.
Climate change isn’t something people get to choose to believe or not: it’s happening.
If you’re going to do something, do it with style!
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Don’t settle for what life gives you; make life better and build something.
The individual who can do something that the world wants done will, in the end, make his way regardless of his race.
The secret of life is to have a task, something you devote your entire life to, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for the rest of your life. And the most important thing is, it must be something you cannot possibly do.
The streets were dark with something more than night.
In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it’s the exact opposite.
Fun is one of the most important – and underrated – ingredients in any successful venture. If you’re not having fun, then it’s probably time to call it quits and try something else.
If an animal does something, we call it instinct; if we do the same thing for the same reason, we call it intelligence.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can’t, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
So a good teacher always makes you do something a little bit more than you thought that you could do.
My mom and dad did something special when they made me.
Character isn’t something you were born with and can’t change, like your fingerprints. It’s something you weren’t born with and must take responsibility for forming.
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.
Freedom is something that dies unless it’s used.
The first time you say something, it’s heard. The second time, it’s recognized, and the third time it’s learned.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Life it is not just a series of calculations and a sum total of statistics, it’s about experience, it’s about participation, it is something more complex and more interesting than what is obvious.
To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.
Appearance is something absolute, but reality is not that way – everything is interdependent, not absolute. So that view is very helpful to maintain a peace of mind because the main destroyer of a peaceful mind is anger.
The learning process is something you can incite, literally incite, like a riot.
Having children showed me a whole different kind of love that I had never known. It was something that had always been missing. Complete love. I would die for them.
You stand with the least likely to succeed until success is succeeded by something more valuable: kinship. You stand with the belligerent, the surly and the badly behaved until bad behavior is recognized for the language it is: the vocabulary of the deeply wounded and of those whose burdens are more than they can bear.
As a teacher I realize that what one learns in school doesn’t serve for very much at all, that the only thing one can really learn is self-understanding, and this is something that can’t be taught.
I enjoy building something good and having a successful product and making money.
I am an agnostic, even though I respect and am interested in all religions. If there’s something I believe in, it’s a mysterious energy; the one that fills the oceans during tides, the one that unites nature and beings.
Grit is that ‘extra something’ that separates the most successful people from the rest. It’s the passion, perseverance, and stamina that we must channel in order to stick with our dreams until they become a reality.
Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account.
I feel there is something unexplored about woman that only a woman can explore.
There’s something special about racing in real streets. The ‘artificial‘ circuits have a certain sameness to them. But every race conducted on real streets has a character of its own – Barcelona, Monaco, and now Long Beach.
All good music resembles something. Good music stirs by its mysterious resemblance to the objects and feelings which motivated it.
The only time I waste is time I spend doing something that, in my gut, I know I shouldn’t. If I choose to spend time playing video games or sleeping in, then it’s time well spent, because I chose to do it. I did it for a reason – to relax, to decompress or to feel good, and that was what I wanted to do.
Everybody has a different journey. Everybody has a different path, and you don’t really know what to expect. All you know is to just keep plugging away, and you hope something will come through and something will happen.
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
If there’s one thing I’m good at, it’s gathering people together to do something fun.
You don’t get any medal for trying something, you get medals for results.
Passion is one great force that unleashes creativity, because if you’re passionate about something, then you’re more willing to take risks.
I am very excited about the prospect of using cryptocurrency, not just as a money equivalent, but using it as a way to earn something as a result of doing some type of work.
Well, I think we tried very hard not to be overconfident, because when you get overconfident, that’s when something snaps up and bites you.
Forbid us something, and that thing we desire.
The fact is we can only love what we know personally. And we cannot know much. In public affairs, in the rebuilding of civilization, something less dramatic and emotional is needed, namely tolerance.
Once something is a passion, the motivation is there.
Violence is a big problem. Too many children are dying. Too many children. We must do something.
In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.
I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.
Natural disasters are terrifying – that loss of control, this feeling that something is just going to randomly end your life for absolutely no reason is terrifying. But, what scares me is the human reaction to it and how people behave when the rules of civility and society are obliterated.
Improvement at anything is based on thousands of tiny failures, and the magnitude of your success is based on how many times you’ve failed at something.
Music is really something that makes people whole.
No matter what you do, people are always going to have something negative to say about it. You could spend your life constantly trying to seek people’s approval and validation, but there is always going to be someone that has something negative to say about what you’re doing.
For a true writer, each book should be a new beginning where he tries again for something that is beyond attainment. He should always try for something that has never been done or that others have tried and failed. Then sometimes, with great luck, he will succeed.
I realised that success and pure creativity are not very compatible. The more successful you become, the more you become a product of something that generates money. Instead of being able to move forward freely and do what you really wish, you find yourself stuck and obliged to repeat yourself and your previous success.
Confidence doesn’t come out of nowhere. It’s a result of something… hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication.
That inner voice has both gentleness and clarity. So to get to authenticity, you really keep going down to the bone, to the honesty, and the inevitability of something.
Peter Parker is probably the most relatable superhero – maybe ever – because he goes through something that basically everyone has to go through. Whether it’s puberty or talking to girls or doing homework, he does it in such a human way. That’s why he’s such a beloved character: because so many people can relate to him.
I don’t need a stage to perform. We just need something to stand on.
Life is something to do when you can’t get to sleep.
Sometimes, idealistic people are put off the whole business of networking as something tainted by flattery and the pursuit of selfish advantage. But virtue in obscurity is rewarded only in Heaven. To succeed in this world you have to be known to people.
The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.
In open source, we feel strongly that to really do something well, you have to get a lot of people involved.
Greek philosophy seems to have met with something with which a good tragedy is not supposed to meet, namely, a dull ending.
It is a fact that cannot be denied: the wickedness of others becomes our own wickedness because it kindles something evil in our own hearts.
Man’s only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by him. Reverence something to be worshipped by him, and love something to be cherished by him, forever.
If you haven’t forgiven yourself something, how can you forgive others.
Even if I’m talking about something that’s negative, I look at it as putting my mistakes out there for people to learn from it.
For me, winning isn’t something that happens suddenly on the field when the whistle blows and the crowds roar. Winning is something that builds physically and mentally every day that you train and every night that you dream.
The fact is that when you do something from your heart, you leave a heart print.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
The reason I made my stage name Kali Uchis is because it’s still me in the sense that, my dad called me ‘Kali Uchis’ my whole life. It’s still something I’ve been called since I was a baby. It’s still me.
Every scientist dreams of doing something that can help the world.
I was terrible in English. I couldn’t stand the subject. It seemed to me ridiculous to worry about whether you spelled something wrong or not, because English spelling is just a human convention – it has nothing to do with anything real, anything from nature.
We will build the city from scratch. It will be drone-friendly and a center for the development of robotics. We want to create something different. Neom is a place for dreamers who want to create something new in the world, something extraordinary.
Your premium brand had better be delivering something special, or it’s not going to get the business.
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.
I am someone who can’t hold on to negativity or hold on to grudges. I might feel something at a certain point, but I get tired after that. I don’t carry it with me. I forgive and forget very easily, and that’s the only way to be happy and peaceful.
You are absolutely free to describe me as a turtle or something.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized – never knowing.
If you’re proud of something, and if you’re proud of your work at the end of the day, the experience, walking away, you can feel good about it; that’s what you have to focus on.
God sent me on earth. He send me to do something, and nobody can stop me. If God want to stop me, then I stop. Man never can.
If you want something done, ask a busy person to do it. The more things you do, the more you can do.
Safety is something that happens between your ears, not something you hold in your hands.
Technology can be our best friend, and technology can also be the biggest party pooper of our lives. It interrupts our own story, interrupts our ability to have a thought or a daydream, to imagine something wonderful, because we’re too busy bridging the walk from the cafeteria back to the office on the cell phone.
If you can’t sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It’s the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep.
Experience is what you get while looking for something else.
There are more love songs than anything else. If songs could make you do something we’d all love one another.
I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.
As long as you as an individual… can convince yourself that in order to move forward as best you can you have to be optimistic, you can be described as ‘one of the faithful,’ one of those people who can say, ‘Well, look, something’s going to happen! Let’s just keep trying. Let’s not give up.
Creating something new is the difficult part. To make it and build it and get everyone to follow? Amazing.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Find something that you’re really interested in doing in your life. Pursue it, set goals, and commit yourself to excellence. Do the best you can.