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Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.
True equality means holding everyone accountable in the same way, regardless of race, gender, faith, ethnicity - or political ideology.
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
Expressions of affection, like putting your arm around someone's shoulder, holding hands, or giving a kiss good night, involve the principle of honesty.
Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.
Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
I saw 'Brokeback Mountain' in a packed house in Chelsea, New York, when I was filming a Bollywood film there. Chelsea, being a predominately gay neighbourhood, had the most euphoric reaction. I saw couples holding hands and crying at the end. It was the most heartening viewing I have ever been to.
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Even though you may want to move forward in your life, you may have one foot on the brakes. In order to be free, we must learn how to let go. Release the hurt. Release the fear. Refuse to entertain your old pain. The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you back from a new life. What is it you would let go of today?
Mary Manin Morrissey
The least productive people are usually the ones who are most in favor of holding meetings.
Ideas aren't magical; the only tricky part is holding on to one long enough to get it written down.
You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back.
Barbara de Angelis
Always keep that happy attitude. Pretend that you are holding a beautiful fragrant bouquet.
And the attitude of faith is the very opposite of clinging to belief, of holding on.
I have dogs, and it's no secret that I find reptiles interesting, but the thing about reptiles is that they really just wanna be left alone, and I understand them. It's, 'Don't pick me up, stop holding me, don't look at me, just leave me alone.' I have to admit, sometimes I feel like that.
Do you think when two representatives holding diametrically opposing views get together and shake hands, the contradictions between our systems will simply melt away? What kind of a daydream is that?
Flames from the lips may be produced by holding in the mouth a sponge saturated with the purest gasoline.
The political process does not end on Election Day. Young people need to stay involved in the process by continuing to pay attention to the conversation and holding their leaders accountable for the decisions they make.
Life has loveliness to sell, all beautiful and splendid things, blue waves whitened on a cliff, soaring fire that sways and sings, and children's faces looking up, holding wonder like a cup.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
George S. Patton
All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Men have looked upon the desert as barren land, the free holding of whoever chose; but in fact each hill and valley in it had a man who was its acknowledged owner and would quickly assert the right of his family or clan to it, against aggression.
T. E. Lawrence
Science is the key to our future, and if you don't believe in science, then you're holding everybody back.
We run into some pretty tough arguments sometimes, but the idea is that at the end of the day, my wife and I realize that we'll always be holding each other's hand.
Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.
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