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Whilst we deliberate how to begin a thing, it grows too late to begin it.
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is truly important becomes whole and sound again. When man reassembles his fragmentary self and grows with the calm of a tree.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
I don't believe one grows older. I think that what happens early on in life is that at a certain age one stands still and stagnates.
T. S. Eliot
The lotus comes from the murkiest water but grows into the purest thing.
A black person grows up in this country - and in many places - knowing that racism will be as familiar as salt to the tongue. Also, it can be as dangerous as too much salt. I think that you must struggle for betterment for yourself and for everyone.
As life runs on, the road grows strange with faces new - and near the end. The milestones into headstones change, Neath every one a friend.
James Russell Lowell
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows.
Let's remember that our children's spirits are more important than any material things. When we do, self-esteem and love blossoms and grows more beautifully than any bed of flowers ever could.
Personal relationships are the fertile soil from which all advancement, all success, all achievement in real life grows.
The real issue is not talent as an independent element, but talent in relationship to will, desire, and persistence. Talent without these things vanishes and even modest talent with those characteristics grows.
I think that one's art is a growth inside one. I do not think one can explain growth. It is silent and subtle. One does not keep digging up a plant to see how it grows.
We live on an island surrounded by a sea of ignorance. As our island of knowledge grows, so does the shore of our ignorance.
John Archibald Wheeler
My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportion to my expectations.
Michael J. Fox
Valor grows by daring, fear by holding back.
The more that social democracy develops, grows, and becomes stronger, the more the enlightened masses of workers will take their own destinies, the leadership of their movement, and the determination of its direction into their own hands.
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens.
Douglas William Jerrold
Everybody grows but me.
There is an invisible strength within us; when it recognizes two opposing objects of desire, it grows stronger.
You have to get up and plant the seed and see if it grows, but you can't just wait around, you have to water it and take care of it.
There are two ways of attaining an important end, force and perseverance; the silent power of the latter grows irresistible with time.
Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young.
W. Somerset Maugham
Science grows like a weed every year.
The wine of youth does not always clear with advancing years; sometimes it grows turbid.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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