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It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
Safety is something that happens between your ears, not something you hold in your hands.
Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.
I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment.
Pope John Paul II
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands?
The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
Life hands us a lot of hard choices, and other people can help us more than we might realize. We often think we should make important decisions using just our own internal resources. What are the pros and cons? What does my gut tell me? But often we have friends and family who know us in ways we don't know ourselves.
The atomic bomb certainly is the most powerful of all weapons, but it is conclusively powerful and effective only in the hands of the nation which controls the sky.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.
It's all about having fun and smiling and shaking hands.
The opportunity to secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but the opportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Sometimes you have to disconnect to stay connected. Remember the old days when you had eye contact during a conversation? When everyone wasn't looking down at a device in their hands? We've become so focused on that tiny screen that we forget the big picture, the people right in front of us.
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family anatidae on our hands.
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.
The government, which was designed for the people, has got into the hands of the bosses and their employers, the special interests. An invisible empire has been set up above the forms of democracy.
Faith that it's not always in your hands or things don't always go the way you planned, but you have to have faith that there is a plan for you, and you must follow your heart and believe in yourself no matter what.
Jump into the middle of things, get your hands dirty, fall flat on your face, and then reach for the stars.
I know there is a God because in Rwanda I shook hands with the devil. I have seen him, I have smelled him and I have touched him. I know the devil exists, and therefore I know there is a God.
There is only one thing for us to do, and that is to do our level best right where we are every day of our lives; To use our best judgment, and then to trust the rest to that Power which holds the forces of the universe in his hands.
Orison Swett Marden
Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.
H. L. Mencken
I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess.
Nations are born in the hearts of poets, they prosper and die in the hands of politicians.
Government 'help' to business is just as disastrous as government persecution... the only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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