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Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
If you have an important point to make, don't try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time - a tremendous whack.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
My fellow Americans, we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once, too.
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
Rainer Maria Rilke
In this outward and physical ceremony we attest once again to the inner and spiritual strength of our Nation. As my high school teacher, Miss Julia Coleman, used to say: 'We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.'
Terrorism has once again shown it is prepared deliberately to stop at nothing in creating human victims. An end must be put to this. As never before, it is vital to unite forces of the entire world community against terror.
Free people, remember this maxim: we may acquire liberty, but it is never recovered if it is once lost.
During the Cold War, America undertook serious military cuts only once: after the election of Richard Nixon, during the Vietnam War. The result: Vietnam fell to the Communists, the Russians moved into Afghanistan, and American influence around the globe waned dramatically.
Be willing to step outside your comfort zone once in a while; take the risks in life that seem worth taking. The ride might not be as predictable if you'd just planted your feet and stayed put, but it will be a heck of a lot more interesting.
Edward Whitacre, Jr.
Society is like a stew. If you don't stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top.
When you are a mother, you are never really alone in your thoughts. A mother always has to think twice, once for herself and once for her child.
Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does.
It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
It's hard to say goodbye to the streets. It's all how you do it. You can pass by and say, 'What's happening?' and keep it moving, but it's a certain element that'll never be able to roll with you once you get to this level, because that's the separation of it all.
I'm not possessive, I'm caring... Once you realize a person doesn't want that much care, you automatically back off.
I enjoy nothing more than spending time with my loved ones, young and old, and at least once a year we get together for a formal family photograph.
Once I knew only darkness and stillness... my life was without past or future... but a little word from the fingers of another fell into my hand that clutched at emptiness, and my heart leaped to the rapture of living.
That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind.
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
The human race is a herd. Here we are, unique, eternal aspects of consciousness with an infinity of potential, and we have allowed ourselves to become an unthinking, unquestioning blob of conformity and uniformity. A herd. Once we concede to the herd mentality, we can be controlled and directed by a tiny few. And we are.
Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.
A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.
One of the beautiful things about baseball is that every once in a while you come into a situation where you want to, and where you have to, reach down and prove something.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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