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Surviving is the only glory in war. ...
by Samuel Fuller

Surviving is the only glory in war.
- Samuel Fuller

We have too many intellectuals who are afraid to use
the pistol of common sense.
- Samuel Fuller

You know how you smoke out a sniper? You send a guy out in the open,
and you see if he gets shot.
They thought that one up at West Point.
- Samuel Fuller

When you're in the battlefield, survival is all there is.
Death is the only great emotion.
- Samuel Fuller

 

Being a hooker does not mean being evil.
The same with a pick-pocket, or even a thief.
You do what you do out of necessity.
- Samuel Fuller

When you're at the end of your rope,
all you have to do is make one foot move out in front of the other.
Just take the next step.
That's all there is to it.
- Samuel Fuller

Movement should be a counter, whether in action scenes or dialogue or whatever.
It counters where your eye is going.
This style thing, for me it's all fitted to the action,
to the script, to the characters.
- Samuel Fuller

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We do not live to think, but, on the contrary,
we think in order that we may succeed in surviving.
- Jose Ortega y Gasset

Gay culture is surviving and thriving.
Some activists believe the recent rise in homophobic
violence might be a gauge of the success of positive gay images.
- Lance Loud

We're just kinda surviving at a very comfortable level.
- Bruce Johnston

Los Angeles has the greatest concentration of surviving
movie palaces in the United States,
yet most residents have never been inside one of them.
- Leonard Maltin

The key to competing and surviving against Wal-Mart
is to focus your business into a niche or pocket where
you can leverage your strengths in the local marketplace.
- Michael Bergdahl

Simply surviving in this business is a feat.
- Lou Diamond Phillips

I'm sure it really is hard to be an oncologist,
and actually, more and more people are surviving cancer.
- Marcia Wallace

Nothing goes further toward a man's liberation than
the act of surviving his need for character.
- John Ciardi

He used to sit on my lap.
I was sort of ambivalent about that.
He was surviving any way he could.
- Marion Zimmer Bradley

What the devil is the point of surviving,
going on living, when it's a drag? But you see,
that's what people do.
- Alan Watts

The Chinese government since 1979 has been very successful in economic development,
and successful enough, simply by surviving,
in the realm of political development.
- William Kirby

Being in a band is far more than playing an instrument.
It's surviving.
It's getting an album together.
- Josh Silver

You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday.
You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
- Epicurus

Oh, I'm a survivor.
My whole life has been surviving.
- Eddie Bracken

The Onion Field, that one got pretty close to me because
I was a cop when it happened.
I saw some of the indifference that my police department
showed to the surviving officer.
- Joseph Wambaugh

The human race has had long experience and a fine tradition in surviving adversity.
But we now face a task for which we have little experience,
the task of surviving prosperity.
- Alan Gregg

Reason is a whore, surviving by simulation,
versatility, and shamelessness.
- Emile M. Cioran

I am, I think the only surviving member of the original Battle Creek church.
The church was disbanded, with the exception of thirteen members,
in 1870.
- John Harvey Kellogg

I hope to live long enough to see my surviving comrades
march side by side with the Union veterans along Pennsylvania Avenue,
and then I will die happy.
- James Longstreet

I choose not to think of my life as surviving,
but coping.
- Lorna Luft

One should not forget that there are very few surviving items from this period,
often just single, small bones, a tooth,
a sliver of the skull.
Categorizing these pieces can be very difficult.
- Richard Leakey

The hypothesis of surviving intelligence and personality -
not only surviving but anxious and able with difficulty to communicate -
is the simplest and most straightforward and the only
one that fits all the facts.
- Oliver Joseph Lodge

One-newspaper towns are not good because all the surviving
newspaper does is print money.
They make 25 percent on their money every year,
and if they go down to 22 percent, they start laying people off.
- Pat Oliphant

I'd like to talk about free markets.
Information in the computer age is the last genuine
free market left on earth except those free markets
where indigenous people are still surviving.
And that's basically becoming limited.
- Russell Means

I had no accomplishments except surviving.
But that isn't enough in the community where I came from,
because everybody was doing it.
So I wasn't prepared for America, where everybody is
glowing with good teeth and good clothes and food.
- Frank McCourt

People only see what they are prepared to see.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Darkness cannot drive out darkness;
only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate;
only love can do that.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

You're only here for a short visit.
Don't hurry. Don't worry.
And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
- Walter Hagen

Life is an adventure.
I can only wonder what treasure
awaits at the top of the path.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There are no facts, only interpretations.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

Play with life, laugh with life,
dance lightly with life,
and smile at the riddles of life,
knowing that life's only true lessons
are writ small in the margin.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke

There are only two ways to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.
- Albert Einstein

Choose Inner Peace.
Nothing is worth losing your inner peace.
Take action as circumstances require,
but never surrender your inner peace.
Stop. Breathe deeply.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply again.
Then, and only then, take action -
from a peaceful heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was,
Thank you, that would suffice.
- Meister Eckhart

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Imagine all the people living life in peace.
You may say I'm a dreamer,
but I'm not the only one.
I hope someday you'll join us,
and the world will be as one.
- John Lennon

Universal compassion is the only guarantee of morality.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

Don't hurry. Don't worry.
You're only here for a short visit.
So don't forget to stop and smell the roses.
- Walter Hagen

Minds are like parachutes.
They only function when they are open.
- James Dewar

Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand -
and melting like a snowflake.
- Marie B. Ray

A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue,
but the parent of all other virtues.
- Cicero

We can only be said to be truly alive in those moments
when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
- Thornton Wilder

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only
grow if you are willing to feel awkward and
uncomfortable when you try something new.
- Brian Tracy

Nothing in life is to be feared.
It is only to be understood.
- Marie Curie

One can not reflect in streaming water.
Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
- Lao Tzu

There are only two or three human stories,
and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely
as if they had never happened before.
- Willa Cather

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
- Robert F. Kennedy

Miracles are the natural way of the Universe -
our only job is to move our doubting minds aside
and let the miracles flow.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friendship is born at that moment
when one person says to another,
"What! You too? I thought I was the only one."
- C. S. Lewis

Just stop it. Seriously.
Whatever it is. Just stop it.
If only for an hour, a day, a week.
Stop doing it long enough to get a glimpse
of what the change would actually look like.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The essence of all religions is one.
Only their approaches are different.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Find your balance and stand with it.
Find your song and sing it out.
Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance.
Find the questions that only you know how to ask and
The answers that you are content to not know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

You are important. You are the star -
the only star - of your own life show.
Everyone else is a bit player in the great drama of your life.
Be of service to humanity, but never be anyone's doormat.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

For some of us, the world appears to provide
only a fixed quantity of each resource -
a limited amount of food, of money,
of love, of success, of appreciation.
For others, life is unlimited.
Their world expands with the generosity, compassion,
inventiveness, and service that they contribute.
In this world-view, money that is spent
or given away returns multiplied.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People are like stained glass windows,
they sparkle and shine when the sun is out,
but when darkness sets in their true beauty
is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition,
is not only a waste of energy
but the worst habit you could possibly have.
- Dale Carnegie

Life only
appears to be
rushing toward us
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The only limits in our life are those we impose on ourselves.
- Bob Proctor

I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know:
the only ones among you who will be really happy
are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer

Not every difficult and dangerous thing
is suitable for training,
but only that which is conducive to success
in achieving the object of our effort.
- Epictetus

Peace cannot be kept by force;
it can only be achieved by understanding.
- Albert Einstein


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