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It was character that got us out of bed, commitment that moved us into action, and discipline that enabled us to follow through.
The man that hath no music in himself, Nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, is fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils.
The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes of each honest worker.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
Some of my foster families used to send me to the movies to get me out of the house and there I'd sit all day and way into the night. Up in front, there with the screen so big, a little kid all alone, and I loved it. I loved anything that moved up there and I didn't miss anything that happened and there was no popcorn either.
It is the mark of a truly intelligent person to be moved by statistics.
George Bernard Shaw
Men are moved by two levers only: fear and self interest.
Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
When the Oakies left Oklahoma and moved to California, it raised the I.Q. of both states.
A lot of churches have not moved with the times.
When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.
The Bermuda Triangle got tired of warm weather. It moved to Alaska. Now Santa Claus is missing.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
But when women are moved and lend help, when women, who are by nature calm and controlled, give encouragement and applause, when virtuous and knowledgeable women grace the endeavor with their sweet love, then it is invincible.
I've taken advantage of a few breaks that came along and moved along with them.
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they take the look of pain for a sign of constancy or of love.
Honore de Balzac
True friends appear less moved than counterfeit.
I am not trying to change the world. I am just offering my gift that God gave me, and if somebody is moved by it, that's beautiful.
Mr. Chairman, delegates. I accept your nomination for President of the United States of America. I do so with humility, deeply moved by the trust you have placed in me. It is a great honor. It is an even greater responsibility.
No matter how brilliantly an idea is stated, we will not really be moved unless we have already half thought of it ourselves.
My classmates would copulate with anything that moved, but I never saw any reason to limit myself.
There is in every American, I think, something of the old Daniel Boone - who, when he could see the smoke from another chimney, felt himself too crowded and moved further out into the wilderness.
Hubert H. Humphrey
I've moved about 10 times over the past 15 years. I don't move for the sole purpose of getting rid of stuff. I'm not crazy. I also move so that I never have to wash any windows.
You built a factory out there, good for you. But I want to be clear. You moved your goods to market on the roads that the rest of us paid for. You hired workers that the rest of us paid to educate. You were safe in your factory because of police forces and fire forces that the rest of us paid for.
As a real person, he wouldn't last a minute, would he? But drama is about imperfection. And we've moved away from the aspirational hero. We got tired of it, it was dull. If I was House's friend, I would hate it. How he so resolutely refuses to be happy or take the kind-hearted road. But we don't always like morally good people, do we?
The pleasure we feel in criticizing robs us from being moved by very beautiful things.
Jean de la Bruyere
When they asked Jack Benny to do something for the Actor's Orphanage - he shot both his parents and moved in.
I dropped out of NYU, moved out of my parent's house, got my own place, and survived on my own. I made music and worked my way from the bottom up.
When I was 5, some financial things happened, and I moved seven times in a year. We moved from apartment to apartment, sometimes living with friends. My mom would always say, 'Don't get comfortable, because we may not be here long.'
Either move or be moved.
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