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We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success.
Henry David Thoreau
Leap, and the net will appear.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous unpremeditated act without benefit of experience.
Things can fall apart, or threaten to, for many reasons, and then there's got to be a leap of faith. Ultimately, when you're at the edge, you have to go forward or backward; if you go forward, you have to jump together.
The symbolic language of the crucifixion is the death of the old paradigm; resurrection is a leap into a whole new way of thinking.
I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.
When in doubt, make a fool of yourself. There is a microscopically thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth. So what the hell, leap.
Creativity makes a leap, then looks to see where it is.
Look before you leap for as you sow, ye are like to reap.
It was such a leap in my career when 'Truman Show' came along. It's always been a long process for me insofar as recognition goes, but that's OK because you appreciate it when it comes.
There are many talented people who haven't fulfilled their dreams because they over thought it, or they were too cautious, and were unwilling to make the leap of faith.
Never try to leap from a standstill.
Doing is a quantum leap from imagining.
Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.
David Herbert Lawrence
I'm sad to report that in the past few years, ever since uncertainty became our insistent 21st century companion, leadership has taken a great leap backwards to the familiar territory of command and control.
Margaret J. Wheatley
He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever.
That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.
And as he spoke of understanding, I looked up and saw the rainbow leap with flames of many colors over me.
The most dangerous thing in the world is to try to leap a chasm in two jumps.
David Lloyd George
It's best to leap into something you know you love. You might change your mind later, but that is the privilege of youth.
The artist never entirely knows. We guess. We may be wrong, but we take leap after leap in the dark.
Agnes de Mille
A statesman... must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding through events, then leap up and grasp the hem of His garment.
Otto von Bismarck
Being on a book tour is like being on the seesaw when you're a little kid. The excitement is in having someone to play with, and in rising up in the air, but then you're at the mercy of those holding you down, and if it's your older brother, or Paul Wolfowitz, they leap up, so that you crash down and get hurt.
My coming to faith did not start with a leap but rather a series of staggers from what seemed like one safe place to another. Like lily pads, round and green, these places summoned and then held me up while I grew. Each prepared me for the next leaf on which I would land, and in this way I moved across the swamp of doubt and fear.
Anybody can leap off a building.
I am about to take my last voyage, a great leap in the dark.
Look twice before you leap.
If you have the guts to keep making mistakes, your wisdom and intelligence leap forward with huge momentum.
Cheese is milk's leap towards immortality.
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