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It is not the body's posture, but the heart's attitude that counts when we pray.
There are thoughts which are prayers. There are moments when, whatever the posture of the body, the soul is on its knees.
We submit to the majority because we have to. But we are not compelled to call our attitude of subjection a posture of respect.
A good stance and posture reflect a proper state of mind.
I'm really critical of my posture, it makes a big difference. And I try to suck my belly in. Everyone should do that whether you're on a red carpet or not. Even if you're just going out to dinner with your boyfriend you should try and suck it in.
It is quite true, as some poets said, that the God who created man must have had a sinister sense of humor, creating him a reasonable being, yet forcing him to take this ridiculous posture, and driving him with blind craving for this ridiculous performance.
David Herbert Lawrence
I want to get old gracefully. I want to have good posture, I want to be healthy and be an example to my children.
I count on chiropractic sessions to keep my body aligned. Standing for hours can impact my posture, and that can throw the rest of my body out of whack. Acupuncture helps me relax and release stress. I'm also very into massage to help release tension in my back, neck, and shoulders.
Giada De Laurentiis
Unless some misfortune has made it impossible, everyone can have good posture.
After everyone has had a chance to bluster, posture, and pontificate, we are left with one basic question: under any foreseeable circumstance, would it be in our national interest to default on our debt? The answer is unequivocally no.
We try, we fail, we posture, we aspire, we pontificate - and then we age, shrink, die, and vanish.
I remember an interview so terrible with CNN's Jon Klein, I nearly blurted out, 'Forget it, I am a loser!' But I didn't need to say it. My face and posture did.
When a woman puts on a heel, she has a different posture, a different attitude. She really stands up and has a consciousness of her body.
Pilates is amazing, my posture is so much better and I'm even starting to get muscles on my tummy - it's incredible.
A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement.
Boys, young men, men of all ages are being captivated by the new visual grammar which pushes men to pout and posture.
I slowly continued to compensate for the physical problems I was having and ended up completely destroying my swing, my set-up, my posture. Everything was gone.
I don't want to be the center of attention. My posture has changed. I walk with my head down and shoulders slumped. Suddenly I carry myself as if I'm ashamed of something.
I would argue that the next President, either Bush or Gore, should strike a 'national' posture, exhibiting generosity toward the defeated opponent, but proceeding with determination to implement an agenda.
Richard V. Allen
We must expect to fail... but fail in a learning posture, determined no to repeat the mistakes, and to maximize the benefits from what is learned in the process.
Ted W. Engstrom
My mother taught me everything I know; how to speak properly, posture, enunciation.
He who stands with his face to the East in the morning will have the sun before him. If he does not change his posture, the Earth in the meantime having changed its, he will have the sun no longer before him, but behind.
Daniel De Leon
If you are interested in ideas, radio is way more pure than television. You're not distracted by somebody's nose or hair or posture. You can really see how someone thinks and penetrate to the essence of who that person is.
You cannot of yourself move your arm or alter your position, situation, posture, do to other men good or evil, or effect the least change in the world.
If I feel confident wearing something, I think it translates in photographs. It changes my demeanor and posture.
I was always kind of florid. And full of rhetoric. That was my flaw. My whole time writing, I've had to work against that because it can be a wrecking posture.
When we classify an issue as a 'shield issue' it is usually because we feel that someone else occupies the high ground on that issue. We feel we can't win on that issue and so we adopt a defensive posture.
I don't mind wearing a corset, it informs your posture, changes the way you move, you can't slouch.
I was terribly gawky, too goofy to become a high-kicking cheerleader, with stringy brown hair and bad posture. Definitely nobody noticeable!
I grew up to have my father's looks, my father's speech patterns, my father's posture, my father's opinions, and my mother's contempt for my father.
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