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'Carpe Diem' is a phrase that I try to embrace. It means seize the day, to make the most of the present and to give little thought to the past or future. In the time that I have here, I want to love and live life to the fullest while being a positive influence on others. And I want a full life for everyone.
Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
Harry S Truman
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
Orison Swett Marden
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
I've got big shoes to fill. This is my chance to do something. I have to seize the moment.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Get action. Seize the moment. Man was never intended to become an oyster.
I will seize fate by the throat; it shall certainly never wholly overcome me.
Ludwig van Beethoven
If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.
We should recognize that nationalism does not mean discriminating against people of a different nationality. It simply means not allowing such people to seize our political power, for only when we Han are in control politically do we have a nation.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
Mathematical science shows what is. It is the language of unseen relations between things. But to use and apply that language, we must be able fully to appreciate, to feel, to seize the unseen, the unconscious.
It's when ordinary people rise above the expectations and seize the opportunity that milestones truly are reached.
You're never guaranteed about next year. People ask what you think of next season, you have to seize the opportunities when they're in front of you.
Learn from nature. Stuff lives and stuff dies all the time, you know. Animals and birds and flowers. Trees come and go, and we come and go. That's it. So we should all seize life and make the most of what we have while we can.
Occasions for defining moments do not arise every day. When they do, we must seize the opportunities they present for improving everyone's life.
Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity.
Gary Ryan Blair
The idea is not to restructure the economy as much as to seize the opportunities available that we didn't address before.
Mohammad bin Salman
If there are opportunities, seize them and be prepared for them, and be the best, if that's what it takes. If you have to be extraordinary, then be extraordinary.
We aspire to be a government for all New Zealanders and one that will seize the opportunity to build a fairer, better New Zealand.
Damnation seize my soul if I give your quarters, or take any from you.
I think faith is the small mustard seed of opportunities every day. For example, 'Am I going to love this person? Am I going to share my faith with this person? Am I going to pray that little prayer?' It really is a daily thing where you seize those little mustard seed opportunities and then see what God does.
Be ready for when your time comes, you will have that window of opportunity, so seize the moment and capitalise on it.
The average American returning from a trip abroad likely - and understandably - assumes the contents of his or her electronic device does not come close to meeting the threshold of 'criminal' activity, such as would give a government agent the right to seize and peruse their iPad just because they are returning from a vacation.
Paradoxically, resource-rich developing countries are often worse off than comparable countries that lack those resources. One reason for this is that large resource endowments provide a huge financial incentive for attempts to overthrow the government and seize power.
When politicians don black robes and seize powers they do not have, they should be called out for what they are - usurpers and petty tyrants.
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