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No man enjoys the true taste of life, but he who is ready and willing to quit it.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We have to live today by what truth we can get today and be ready tomorrow to call it falsehood.
Wait without thought, for you are not ready for thought.
T. S. Eliot
Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.
The beautiful souls are they that are universal, open, and ready for all things.
Michel de Montaigne
Too often we act - ask our schools to be truant officers, our teachers to be truant officers, because we're giving them children who have, you know, they're not ready to learn. And if they're not ready to learn by the third grade, they know they're behind.
The more one loves a mistress, the more one is ready to hate her.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
The 18,000 NASA employees are full of galactic talents and abilities and are ready to accomplish whatever they're directed to do.
P. J. O'Rourke
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
I love that for Barack, there is no such thing as 'us' and 'them' - he doesn't care whether you're a Democrat, a Republican, or none of the above... he knows that we all love our country... and he's always ready to listen to good ideas... he's always looking for the very best in everyone he meets.
All living souls welcome whatever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore, or pronounce to be monstrous and wrong, or deny to be possible.
The inevitable has always found me ready and hopeful.
Christmas morning, I'm going to open presents with my kids. I'm going to take pictures of them opening the presents. Then I'm going to come to the Staples Center and get ready to work.
War will disappear only when men shall take no part whatever in violence and shall be ready to suffer every persecution that their abstention will bring them. It is the only way to abolish war.
The trouble with the future is that is usually arrives before we're ready for it.
Arnold H. Glasow
God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it.
Death never takes the wise man by surprise, he is always ready to go.
Jean de La Fontaine
I am ready to act, if I can find brave men to help me.
Carter G. Woodson
The only books that influence us are those for which we are ready, and which have gone a little farther down our particular path than we have yet got ourselves.
E. M. Forster
You have a ready wit. Tell me when it's ready.
I particularly admire are Mark Twain and Jerome K. Jerome who wrote in a certain tone of voice which was humane and understanding of humanity, but always ready to annotate its little foibles. I think I'd lay my cards down on that, and say that it's that that I'm trying to do.
The world is always ready to receive talent with open arms. Very often it does not know what to do with genius.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The real joy is in constructing a sentence. But I see myself as an actor first because writing is what you do when you are ready and acting is what you do when someone else is ready.
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to fight to the death against popery, without knowing whether popery was a man or a horse.
There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at our duty, and so sure to be ready when good time comes.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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