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Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.
William Butler Yeats
As iron sharpens iron, so a friend sharpens a friend.
I prioritize in life. I like to work, I do TV shows, I do a lot of Iron Man training. I enjoy kicking back on a good night and drinking wine until I go to bed, and having fun with my friends. You just have to make time for it and keep it balanced.
I am a witness to nations and people deprived of their freedom. I was there. I watched that great Iron Curtain drop around nations which formerly had prized their freedom - good people. I was aghast as these were written off by the stroke of a pen.
Ezra Taft Benson
There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
H. G. Wells
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood.
Otto von Bismarck
The only time I ever enjoyed ironing was the day I accidentally got gin in the steam iron.
As iron is eaten away by rust, so the envious are consumed by their own passion.
Everything has its limit - iron ore cannot be educated into gold.
We could only solve our problems by cooperating with other countries. It would have been paradoxical not to cooperate. And therefore we needed to put an end to the Iron Curtain, to change the nature of international relations, to rid them of ideological confrontation, and particularly to end the arms race.
When I say artist I mean the man who is building things - creating molding the earth - whether it be the plains of the west - or the iron ore of Penn. It's all a big game of construction - some with a brush - some with a shovel - some choose a pen.
I'm kind of a jock. I sail, I ride a bike, I hike, I pump iron. I just love to be active.
Iron rusts from disuse; water loses its purity from stagnation... even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
Leonardo da Vinci
I eat a variety of foods like vegetables, fruit and beef for protein and iron.
In case of a thunderstorm, stand in the middle of the fairway and hold up a one iron. Not even God can hit a one iron.
Iron hand in a velvet glove.
Of what use were wings to a man fast bound in chains of iron?
Adelbert von Chamisso
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.
One must dig deeply into opposing points of view in order to know whether your own position remains defensible. Iron sharpens iron.
In no direction that we turn do we find ease or comfort. If we are honest and if we have the will to win we find only danger, hard work and iron resolution.
No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of a person to believe or to disbelieve.
As much as we pump iron and we run to build our strength up, we need to build our mental strength up... so we can focus... so we can be in concert with one another.
A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron.
If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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