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Sweet are the uses of adversity which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
Mine is a story about a teenage single mother who struggled to keep her young family afloat. It's a story about a young woman who was given a precious opportunity to work her way up in the world. It's a story about resiliency, and sacrifice, and perseverance. And you're damn right it's a true story.
The world, when you look at it, it just can't be random. I mean, it's so different than the vast emptiness that is everything else, and even all the other planets we've seen, at least in our solar system, none of them even remotely resemble the precious life-giving nature of our own planet.
I am sorry to say that sometimes matters of very small importance waste a good deal of precious time, by the long and repeated speeches and chicanery of gentlemen who will not wholly throw off the lawyer even in Congress.
The essence of global health equity is the idea that something so precious as health might be viewed as a right.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
If only 7 percent of the 2 billion Christians in the world would care for a single orphan in distress, there would effectively be no more orphans. If everybody would be willing to simply do something to care for one of these precious treasures, I think we would be amazed by just how much we could change the world.
Steven Curtis Chapman
A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.
A life-threatening illness or two certainly gives you an awareness of your own mortality. It heightens your sense of gratitude for things that previously, if you've not taken them for granted, you perhaps never appreciated how precious they were. That's almost a platitude, but one has to state the obvious.
Balancing family and work is a top priority for me, and I treat it as such. Meaning, I actually put specific family time and events in my calendar so that precious time is dedicated and properly blocked off from any work that may try to sneak its way into my schedule.
Your most precious possession is not your financial assets. Your most precious possession is the people you have working there, and what they carry around in their heads, and their ability to work together.
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
I would argue that nothing gives life more purpose than the realization that every moment of consciousness is a precious and fragile gift.
Time is very precious to me. I don't know how much I have left and I have some things that I would like to say. Hopefully, at the end, I will have said something that will be important to other people too.
Peace is much more precious than a piece of land... let there be no more wars.
As a precious metal, silver is also money.
Use your lives wisely, my friends, and conserve these precious freedoms for future generations.
It is possible to experience an awakening in this life through realising just how precious each moment, each mental process, and each breath truly is.
Life is precious and time is a key element. Let's make every moment count and help those who have a greater need than our own.
I'm immensely grateful for the precious gift my mother has given me. She is my hero today and every day.
In a world of inhumanity, war and terrorism, American citizenship is a very precious possession.
It is done... the precious portrait placed in the hands of the gentlemen for safe keeping.
Antique things have an appreciation and worth. Something can be old, but it can be timeless; therefore, it becomes an antique. If this antique is preserved and deemed precious, it could be passed down as a family heirloom.
Cee Lo Green
Life is short. I'm 47 years old. I've got 10 years to go where I can be the best I can be. I want those 10 years to be precious, not like before, cranking two or three movies a year. I've made a ton of movies in my life, but so what?
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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