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Campaign behavior for wives: Always be on time. Do as little talking as humanly possible. Lean back in the parade car so everybody can see the president.
People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind.
William Butler Yeats
Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world.
Orison Swett Marden
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
Laws, like houses, lean on one another.
Keep your blood clean, your body lean, and your mind sharp.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
Grandfather, Great Spirit, once more behold me on earth and lean to hear my feeble voice.
We become strong, I feel, when we have no friends upon whom to lean, or to look to for moral guidance.
A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.
Lean your body forward slightly to support the guitar against your chest, for the poetry of the music should resound in your heart.
Who ever hears of fat men heading a riot, or herding together in turbulent mobs? No - no, your lean, hungry men who are continually worrying society, and setting the whole community by the ears.
Faith is the virtue by which, clinging-to the faithfulness of God, we lean upon him, so that we may obtain what he gives to us.
I'm an independent, but I got to admit I lean Democratic.
If you want your kids to listen to you, don't yell at them. Whisper. Make them lean in. My kids taught me that. And I do it with adults now.
Whoso will pray, he must fast and be clean, And fat his soul, and make his body lean.
In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself.
You might as well fall flat on your face as lean over too far backward.
I spent a lot of years trying to outrun or outsmart vulnerability by making things certain and definite, black and white, good and bad. My inability to lean into the discomfort of vulnerability limited the fullness of those important experiences that are wrought with uncertainty: Love, belonging, trust, joy, and creativity to name a few.
I am a liberated woman. And I do believe if a woman does equal work she should be paid equal money. But personally I am feminine and I do like male authority to lean on.
I really think we need more women to lean into their careers and to be really dedicated to staying in the work force.
I wanted to get really fit. I wanted to lose some weight. So I've been doing Pilates and yoga, trying to lean out my body so I won't be bulky.
I tend to lean toward strong female stories. I want to make things that don't already exist out there.
When the Constitution gave us the right to bear arms, it also made us responsible for using them properly. It's not fair of us as citizens to lean more heavily on one side of that equation than on the other.
I followed the same diet for 20 years, eliminating starches, living on salads, lean meat, and small portions.
Well, after I had the heart attack, it was a very simple choice. What the doctor told me I did and I did it religiously. I ate nothing but lean turkey breast or chicken breast or a piece of fish that was very lean. I mean I stayed away from everything.
If there used to be 100 people at a major working on a record, now there are 18, but they're the good ones. There's a lean, mean hunger.
We should so provide for old age that it may have no urgent wants of this world to absorb it from meditation on the next. It is awful to see the lean hands of dotage making a coffer of the grave.
Pearl S. Buck
I'll lean on you and you lean on me and we'll be okay.
Animals in the wild are lean, and I think we should be too.
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