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It was a unique childhood, to say the least. My father was born in Patiala to refugee parents and was a part of the Indian Air Force. The talented few amongst the Air Force pilots are made test pilots. Test pilots are best suited to look at the space programme as they are trained to expect the unexpected.
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
The perception of beauty is a moral test.
Henry David Thoreau
One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.
The true test of a man's style is the haircut. There are some men who look good no matter how their hair is styled, whether it's trendy or not. A man can change his haircut many times, but to pull off any haircut, you have to be very chic. Like Brad Pitt.
There can only be one state of mind as you approach any profound test; total concentration, a spirit of togetherness, and strength.
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test.
George W. Bush
The test of good citizenship is loyalty to country.
Nothing can be more abhorrent to democracy than to imprison a person or keep him in prison because he is unpopular. This is really the test of civilization.
Never look down to test the ground before taking your next step; only he who keeps his eye fixed on the far horizon will find the right road.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children.
The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.
Margaret Chase Smith
The best intelligence test is what we do with our leisure.
Laurence J. Peter
The difference between writing a book and being on television is the difference between conceiving a child and having a baby made in a test tube.
The World Cup is a very important way to measure the good players, and the great ones. It is a test of a great player.
The first test of a truly great man is his humility. By humility I don't mean doubt of his powers or hesitation in speaking his opinion, but merely an understanding of the relationship of what he can say and what he can do.
There is something in the unselfish and self-sacrificing love of a brute, which goes directly to the heart of him who has had frequent occasion to test the paltry friendship and gossamer fidelity of mere Man.
Edgar Allan Poe
People are roasting each other at parties, at work events, around the fire. It's so fun. People are busting each other's chops, and it's a sign of affection, truly. It's a true test of love and friendship: can you make a man laugh at himself? So what makes a good burn? Go after targets you love and respect. And hit 'em hard.
The real test of friendship is: can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?
As a footballer, you always want to test yourself against the best.
Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test.
The International Space Station is a phenomenal laboratory, an unparalleled test bed for new invention and discovery. Yet I often thought, while silently gazing out the window at Earth, that the actual legacy of humanity's attempts to step into space will be a better understanding of our current planet and how to take care of it.
The test of the artist does not lie in the will with which he goes to work, but in the excellence of the work he produces.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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