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My wheels are running.
by Al-Waleed bin Talal

My wheels are running.
My investments are local, regional and international.
- Al-Waleed bin Talal

Nowadays, anyone who cannot speak English and is incapable
of using the Internet is regarded as backward.
- Al-Waleed bin Talal

If I'm going to do something, I do it spectacularly or I don't do it at all.
- Al-Waleed bin Talal

I'm not panicking, and I'm not scared,
I've been through the Gulf War, the Asia crisis,
and the Russian crisis.
- Al-Waleed bin Talal

 

We're getting hurt, but I'm a long-term investor.
- Al-Waleed bin Talal

Clocks slay time...
time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels;
only when the clock stops does time come to life.
- William Faulkner

Inventor: A person who makes an ingenious arrangement of wheels,
levers and springs, and believes it civilization.
- Ambrose Bierce

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The original item looked like a little hand cart with
the figure of a man mounted on a platform between the wheels.
The man's outstretched arm always pointed south.
- Kit Williams

Blood alone moves the wheels of history.
- Martin Luther

Enemies are necessary for the wheels of the U.S.
military machine to turn.
- John Stockwell

I've just been fortunate to havehad a lot of hit records,
though Human Wheels doesn't qualify as a hit record-but
it's really the best single I've ever had.
- John Mellencamp

If you own a home with wheels on it and several cars without,
you just might be a redneck.
- Jeff Foxworthy

A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run.
- Ouida

Heaven wheels above you, displaying to you her eternal glories,
and still your eyes are on the ground.
- Dante Alighieri

Sometimes the wheels of justice grind slowly.
- Terry Waite

I'd like to get four people who do cart wheels very good,
and make a cart.
- Mitch Hedberg

Wheels of fire, cosmic, rich, full-bodied honest victories over desperation.
- Thomas Merton

People who make no mistakes lack boldness and the spirit of adventure.
They are the brakes on the wheels of progress.
- Dale Turner

These guys are so old they're eligible for meals on wheels.
- Mickey Rivers

I've also committed my time and resources to many local
organizations like Christmas in April,
Catholic Community Services, and Hudson County Meals on Wheels.
- Vincent Frank

The best actors do not let the wheels show.
- Milan Kundera

It is smarter to borrow from nature than to reinvent the wheels.
- Philip Emeagwali

Nothing is so beautiful as spring - when weeds,
in wheels, shoot long and lovely and lush;
Thrush's eggs look little low heavens,
and thrush through the echoing timber does so rinse and wring the ear,
it strikes like lightning to hear him sing.
- Gerard Manley Hopkins

Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability,
but comes through continuous struggle.
And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom.
A man can't ride you unless your back is bent.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I have always had strong maternal instincts.
Even when I was still a child I cut out pictures of
prams from newspapers and imagined the feeling of pushing
my own pram through fresh winter snow and seeing the
wheels' tracks behind me in the snow.
- Agnetha Faltskog

When steam first began to pump and wheels go round
at so many revolutions per minute,
what are called business habits were intended to make
the life of man run in harmony with the steam engine,
and his movement rival the train in punctuality.
- George William Russell

Let a man find himself, in distinction from others,
on top of two wheels with a chain - at least in a poor country like Russia -
and his vanity begins to swell out like his tires.
In America it takes an automobile to produce this effect.
- Leon Trotsky

I think there are a lot of technocrats in the business
who would much rather work with just wheels and gears and machinery.
Those things interest them more than humanity and I
wish them the best of luck.
- Ron Perlman

I wrote two plotted books, got some of the fundamentals of storytelling down,
then...
it's sort of like taking the training wheels off,
trying to write a book that's fun in the same way without
relying on quite such mechanical or external beats.
- Jonathan Franzen

The half minute which we daily devote to the winding-up
of our watches is an exertion of labour almost insensible;
yet,
by the aid of a few wheels, its effect is spread over
the whole twenty-four hours.
- Charles Babbage

Projecting a persuasive image of a desirable and practical
future is extremely important to high morale,
to dynamism, to consensus, and in general to help the
wheels of society turn smoothly.
- Herman Kahn

Just as your car runs more smoothly and requires less
energy to go faster and farther when the wheels are in perfect alignment,
you perform better when your thoughts,
feelings, emotions, goals, and values are in balance.
- Brian Tracy

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

All in the dark we grope along,
And if we go amiss
We learn at least which path is wrong,
And there is gain in this.
We do not always win the race
By only running right;
We have to tread the mountain's base
Before we reach its height.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

It's useless to hold a person to anything he says while he's in love,
drunk, or running for office.
- Shirley MacLaine

Any woman who understands the problems of running a
home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
- Margaret Thatcher

True terror is to wake up one morning and discover
that your high school class is running the country.
- Kurt Vonnegut

And this, our life, exempt from public haunt,
finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks,
sermons in stones, and good in everything.
- William Shakespeare

A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
- Groucho Marx

The way to make money is to buy when blood is running in the streets.
- John D. Rockefeller

When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed.
I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly.
He cut the legs off the bed.
- Lou Brock

Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage.
- H. L. Mencken

Too bad all the people who know how to run this country
are busy running taxicabs or cutting hair.
- George Burns

The dream was always running ahead of me.
To catch up, to live for a moment
in unison with it, that was the miracle.
- Anais Nin

And after I make a lot of money, I'll be able to afford running for office.
- Christy Romano

Running is a great way to relieve stress and clear the mind.
- Joan Van Ark

When a child is locked in the bathroom with water running
and he says he's doing nothing but the dog is barking,
call 911.
- Erma Bombeck

I suppose all writers worry about the well running dry.
- Richard Russo

Apparently there are some Democratic leaders in the
Senate that are running for office who now believe in tax cuts.
- Jeb Bush

The only thing I'm running for is the state line.
- James Carville

Running the test suite like this allows us to catch
problems when they are just introduced.
- Miguel de Icaza

Running is my church.
- Joan Van Ark

We spent most of our life almost like street rats just
running around the street until we were ten years old.
- Quincy Jones

Running an airline is a normal job.
Racing is more.
- Niki Lauda

Dick Cheney said he was running again.
He said his health was fine, 'I've got a doctor with me 24 hours a day.'
Yeah,
that's always the sign of a man in good health,
isn't it?
- David Letterman

You are running to seek your friend.
Let your feet run, but your mind need not.
- Marsilio Ficino

When you're on a long running series,
you reach a very rarefied, high oxygen area and after
a while to keep a show on the air they have to make
some very drastic changes.
- Joan Van Ark

The assimilationist movement is running us into the ground.
- Harry Hay

Running like a bunny with his tail on fire.
- Red Barber

As I've been able to once again gain the benefits of speed work,
I'm enjoying my running more and more.
- Frank Shorter

My motivation for running for Senate was not for the
stature of being a senator,
but because I wanted to make a difference on issues I feel passionate about.
- Herman Cain

There's a clip where he had someone miming me running
around from keyboard to keyboard.
Oh dear, I am sure a lot of people didn't know what he was going on about.
- Keith Emerson

I do to keep things sounding fresh.
Sometimes just changing the running order of the show is a good idea.
- Mick Taylor

My biggest worry is I'm running out of time and energy.
Thirty years ago I thought 10 years was a really long time.
- Dean Kamen

The people that are running the bulk of the comic shops
in North America aren't business people and they don't understand sales.
They don't understand good product.
- Rob Walton

We used to lift weights a couple of times a week,
we did a lot of running.
I enjoyed the variety.
- Eric Heiden

There are people who kind of gravitate towards running
politics based on new ideas and issues,
and that was what the secret was for Clinton.
- John Podesta

Because running fast is more fun than running slow.
- Frank Shorter

We plan absentee ownership as far as running the Yankees is concerned.
- George Steinbrenner

I have a film I want to direct.
Gena Rowlands was going to do it with me a long time ago.
It's about an older woman who's running a ranch in
the west the old fashioned way.
- William Hurt

When I was nine, I had this girlfriend and we used
to have running races in the park.
I wanted to be like Superman and fly in and rescue her.
- Orlando Bloom


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