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Eagles come in all shapes and sizes,
by E. F. Schumacher

Eagles come in all shapes and sizes,
but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes.
- E. F. Schumacher

Related topics: Positive

Our faith gives us knowledge of something better.
- E. F. Schumacher PHOTO

Many people love in themselves what they hate in others.
- E. F. Schumacher

Our ordinary mind always tries to persuade us
that we are nothing but acorns
and that our greatest happiness will be
to become bigger, fatter, shinier acorns;
but that is of interest only to pigs.
Our faith gives us knowledge of something better:
that we can become oak trees.
- E. F. Schumacher

 

The system of nature, of which man is a part,
tends to be self-balancing, self-adjusting,
self-cleansing.
Not so with technology.
- E. F. Schumacher

Infinite growth of material consumption in a finite
world is an impossibility.
- E. F. Schumacher

It might be said that it is the ideal of the employer
to have production without employees and the ideal
of the employee is to have income without work.
- E. F. Schumacher

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The printing press is either the greatest blessing
or the greatest curse of modern times,
sometimes one forgets which it is.
- E. F. Schumacher

Never let an inventor run a company.
You can never get him to stop tinkering and bring something to market.
- E. F. Schumacher

You can either read something many times in order to
be assured that you got it all,
or else you can define your purpose and use techniques
which will assure that you have met it and gotten what you need.
- E. F. Schumacher

You cannot soar with eagles when you are running with ducks.
- Anonymous

We are better than anyone, ain't we? Except for the Eagles,
the Eagles are better than us.
- Sid Vicious

Eagles are seagulls with a good hairdo.
- Doug Coupland

It's a great event to get outside and enjoy nature.
I find it very exciting no matter how many times I see bald eagles.
- Karen Armstrong

I don't mind doing two or three Eagles songs and playing the drums.
I'm not one of those artists who's going to sit here and deny the past.
- Don Henley

It is not necessary for eagles to be crows.
- Sitting Bull

Eagles commonly fly alone.
They are crows, daws, and starlings that flock together.
- John Webster

The Eagles and the critics were not the best of friends.
- Don Henley

Somebody asked my friend Bob Seger, Why do you think
the Eagles broke up? He said,
Hotel California.
- Glenn Frey

Without a reunion, the Eagles are forever young,
like James Dean.
- Glenn Frey

There is a lust in man no charm can tame:
Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame:
On eagles wings immortal scandals fly,
while virtuous actions are born and die.
- William Harvey

I'm certainly not thrilled with everything the Eagles did,
but there are some things I'm quite proud of.
- Don Henley

The League is very well when sparrows shout,
but no good at all when eagles fall out.
- Benito Mussolini

Eagles don't flock, you have to find them one at a time.
- Ross Perot

I didn't live in the world of disco or the world of the Eagles.
- George Thorogood

The Eagles ended on a rather abrupt note,
although in retrospect I realize now that it had been
ending for quite some time.
- Don Henley

I could stand out front and sing Eagles songs that I sing in my set,
but I think people enjoy watching me sing and play the drums.
It seems to fascinate people.
I don't know why.
- Don Henley

If the Eagles were to get back together,
it would have to be for the right reasons.
I think it would look awful if it were just for the money.
- Glenn Frey

Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

Each man is good in His sight.
It is not necessary for eagles to be crows.
- Sitting Bull

You know, I think I did originally have some sort of
idea of maybe a Where Eagles Dare kind of mission against impossible odds,
but it really sort of died before I had a chance to
really go anywhere with it,
and then just doing the book was out of the question.
- Garth Ennis

The last two years with the Eagles were pretty intense times.
There was a lot of drinking and we were all getting high a lot.
My parents were relieved when I got off the Eagles treadmill.
- Glenn Frey

When looking at the evidence of feeding on large prey,
you can see every size tooth from hatchling to adult in one spot.
The babies may have been fed in the nest until they were full grown,
like in eagles and hawks.
- Robert T. Bakker

There were bars that began to have acoustic musicians play,
it was 1970: Joni Mitchell, Jackson Browne,
America, The Eagles, all that kind of stuff was popular.
It was very easy for me to just kind of move in and be noticed.
- Shawn Colvin

Clouds come floating into my life,
no longer to carry rain or usher storm,
but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.
- Joseph Campbell

In spite of unseasonable wind, snow
and unexpected weather of all sorts -
a gardener still plants.
And tends what they have planted ...
believing that Spring will come.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The traveler sees what he sees,
the tourist sees what he has come to see.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

If I feel depressed I will sing.
If I feel sad I will laugh.
If I feel ill I will double my labor.
If I feel fear I will plunge ahead.
If I feel inferior I will wear new garments.
If I feel uncertain I will raise my voice.
If I feel poverty I will think of wealth to come.
If I feel incompetent I will think of past success.
If I feel insignificant I will remember my goals.
Today I will be the master of my emotions.
- Og Mandino

All our dreams can come true,
if we have the courage to pursue them.
- Walt Disney

The full measure of a man is
not to be found in the man himself,
but in the colors and textures that
come alive in others because of him.
- Albert Schweitzer

As long as one keeps searching, the answers come.
- Joan Baez

The key to happiness is having dreams.
The key to success is making your dreams come true.
- Anonymous

When life is too easy for us, we must beware
or we may not be ready to meet the blows
which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

From small beginnings come great things.
- Anonymous

We come nearest to the great
when we are great in humility.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.
- Marva Collins

Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We like a man to come right out and say what he thinks-
if we agree with him.
- Mark Twain

The secret of making dreams come true
can be summarized in four C's.
They are Curiosity, Confidence, Courage, and Constancy;
and the greatest of these is Confidence.
- Walt Disney

It had long since come to my attention
that people of accomplishment
rarely sat back and let things happen to them.
They went out and happened to things.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Strength does not come from winning.
Your struggles develop your strengths.
When you go through hardships
and decide not to surrender,
that is strength.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Some people come into our lives and quickly go.
Some people stay for awhile,
and move our souls to dance.
They awaken us to a new understanding,
leave footprints on our hearts,
and we are never, ever the same.
- Flavia Weedn

Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves
come when life seems most challenging.
- Joseph Campbell

The most important thing about Spaceship Earth -
an instruction book didn't come with it.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Satisfaction does not come with achievement, but with effort.
Full effort is full victory.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Good things come in small packages.
- old proverb

I must uphold my ideals,
for perhaps the time will come
when I shall be able to carry them out.
- Anne Frank

Ninety-nine percent of the failures
come from people who have the habit of making excuses.
- George Washington Carver

Great opportunities to help others seldom come,
but small ones surround us every day.
- Sally Koch

The best is yet to come.
- Ernest Holmes

We may have all come on different ships,
but we're in the same boat now.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

An invasion of armies can be resisted,
but not an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo

Non-violence, which is the quality of the heart,
cannot come by an appeal to the brain.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

"Begin at the beginning," the King said, very gravely,
"and go on till you come to the end: then stop."
- Lewis Carroll

Don't ask yourself what the world needs;
ask yourself what makes you come alive.
And then go and do that.
Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
- Howard Thurman

Take the initiative - don't wait for life to come to you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The sun WILL come up tomorrow.
- Anonymous

If a warrior is to succeed at anything,
the success must come gently,
with a great deal of effort but with no stress or obsession.
- Carlos Castaneda

We come to love not by finding the perfect person,
but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
- Angelina Jolie


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