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Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Love planted a rose, and the world turned sweet.
Katharine Lee Bates
The world must be made safe for democracy. Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.
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.
Things don't just happen in this world of arising and passing away. We don't live in some kind of crazy, accidental universe. Things happen according to certain laws, laws of nature. Laws such as the law of karma, which teaches us that as a certain seed gets planted, so will that fruit be.
God has equipped you to handle difficult things. In fact, He has already planted the seeds of discipline and self-control inside you. You just have to water those seeds with His Word to make them grow!
I want it said of me by those who knew me best, that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
All things must come to the soul from its roots, from where it is planted.
Saint Teresa of Avila
God is an unutterable sigh, planted in the depths of the soul.
The Milky Way is nothing else but a mass of innumerable stars planted together in clusters.
I can assure you, that the gallant hearts that throb beneath its sacred folds, will only be content, when this glorious banner is planted first and foremost in the coming struggle for our independence.
John B. Hood
Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors.
The early influences, in many ways, were in Baltimore. I was passing open windows where there might be a radio playing something funky. In the summertime, sometimes there'd be a man sitting on a step, playing an acoustic guitar, playing some kind of folk blues. The seed had been planted.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.
Harry S Truman
I believe that God has planted in every heart the desire to live in freedom.
George W. Bush
I enjoy racing historic motorcars from the '50s and '60s. The seed of my interest was planted when I was about 12 years old and took over my mother's Morris Minor. I drove it around my father's farm. But my favorite car is still a McLaren F1, which I have had for 10 years.
Journalism keeps you planted in the earth.
I never went to college. But the structure I grew up with was planted so deep that when it came to doing business, I knew how to be disciplined, create teamwork, and persevere. It set me up to be an entrepreneur and a successful franchiser.
Anne F. Beiler
There is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the human head if you only begin to inculcate it before the age of five, by constantly repeating it with an air of great solemnity.
How pleasant it is for a father to sit at his child's board. It is like an aged man reclining under the shadow of an oak which he has planted.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
If we should be blessed by some great reward, such as fame or fortune, it's the fruit of a seed planted by us in the past.
Many are needed to plant and water what has been planted now that the faith has spread so far and there are so many people... No matter who plants or waters, God gives no harvest unless what is planted is the faith of Peter and unless he agrees to his teachings.
The working class owes all honor and respect to the first men who planted the standard of labor solidarity on the hostile frontier of unorganized industry.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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