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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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There is no royal road to a successful life, as there is no royal road to learning. It has got to be hard knocks, morning, noon, and night, and fixity of purpose.
Charles M. Schwab
When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.
Sometimes opportunity knocks, but most of the time it sneaks up and then quietly steals away.
Too often, the opportunity knocks, but by the time you push back the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarm, it's too late.
You've got to think life can give you some bad knocks; no matter how hard you're knocked, you've got to get up.
Eddie the Eagle
Opportunity knocks only once. You never know if you'll get another opportunity.
Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.
Laurence J. Peter
I don't believe in the school of hard knocks, although I've had them. All that stuff about whatever doesn't kill you makes you stronger is so not true. Do you know what makes you stronger? When people treat you and your art with dignity.
Lana Del Rey
Ali's got a left, Ali's got a right - when he knocks you down, you'll sleep for the night; and when you lie on the floor and the ref counts to ten, hope and pray that you never meet me again.
You learn the most from life's hardest knocks.
On stage I have to be comfortable because I play guitar so I can't wear too much jewellery, it knocks against the guitar and makes loud noises. I had this big gold eagle necklace which I love but I kept whacking myself in the face with it so had to stop wearing it. I wear things that I can sweat in, basically... it gets really hot on stage.
Opportunity knocks for every man, but you have to give a woman a ring.
The truth knocks on the door and you say, go away, I'm looking for the truth, and it goes away. Puzzling.
Robert M. Pirsig
I have always thought of myself as rather a happy person. Apart from a few knocks along the way, I consider myself to have been extremely lucky.
The only truly anonymous donor is the guy who knocks up your daughter.
I come here not as a polished politician but as a woman who has had her fair share of life's knocks.
I don't feel sorry for myself, because I'm living my dream. Even when I was a little boy I used to stand in the playground and pretend I was on 'Opportunity Knocks.'
When I did 'Opportunity Knocks' at 14, it was singing in other people's voices. So I'm more comfortable doing that.
In boxing, they say it's the punch you don't see coming that knocks you out. In the wider world, the reality we ignore or deny is the one that weakens our most impassioned efforts toward improvement.
Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers of kings.
Where do we enroll in Life 101? Where are the classes dealing with the loss of a job, the death of a loved one, the failure of a relationship? Unfortunately, those lessons are mostly learned through trial by fire and the school of hard knocks.
When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool.
I pray on the principle that wine knocks the cork out of a bottle. There is an inward fermentation, and there must be a vent.
Henry Ward Beecher
You just don't know in life. Life knocks you about and pushes you over boundaries. But be ready. Do your homework; that's all I can say.
Every real thought on every real subject knocks the wind out of somebody or other.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Opportunity knocks, but doesn't always answer to its name.
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