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Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.
The dark side of social media is that, within seconds, anything can be blown out of proportion and taken out of context. And it's very difficult not to get swept up in it all.
Actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended pleasure and the absence of pain.
John Stuart Mill
I have my mantra about silhouette, proportion, and fit. I believe that when they are in harmony and balance, you'll look great in anything.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
People who are given whatever they want soon develop a sense of entitlement and rapidly lose their sense of proportion.
Only the dreamer shall understand realities, though in truth his dreaming must be not out of proportion to his waking.
One of my primary objects is to form the tools so the tools themselves shall fashion the work and give to every part its just proportion.
We fear things in proportion to our ignorance of them.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Every one must understand that, whatever be the evil of slavery, it is not increased by its diffusion. Every one familiar with it knows that it is in proportion to its sparseness that it becomes less objectionable. Wherever there is an immediate connexion between the master and slave, whatever there is of harshness in the system is diminished.
My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportion to my expectations.
Michael J. Fox
I have not only Arms but a large proportion of Armourers to make.
Let your heart feel for the afflictions and distress of everyone, and let your hand give in proportion to your purse.
The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply.
The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free communication with nature, with revelation, with God, with itself, loses its life, just as the body droops when debarred from the air and the cheering light from heaven.
William Ellery Channing
The overwhelming majority of Americans are possessed of two great qualities a sense of humor and a sense of proportion.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Some facts should be suppressed, or, at least, a just sense of proportion should be observed in treating them.
Arthur Conan Doyle
Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.
There can be no peace in the world so long as a large proportion of the population lack the necessities of life and believe that a change of the political and economic system will make them available. World peace must be based on world plenty.
John Boyd Orr
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.
The Classic games were Classic because, like classical music or architecture, they strove to give life and weight to ideals of order and proportion, to provide a vision of timelessness. In 'Double Dragon,' we can see the cracks in the brick, the mold growing on the drainage pipes, the unmistakable deterioration of the world we live in.
D. B. Weiss
We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service.
I am not judged by the number of times I fail, but by the number of times I succeed; and the number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I can fail and keep on trying.
Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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