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John Lewis Quotes and Sayings

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Who gets the bird, the hunter or the dog?
- John Lewis

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal
with the intent of throwing it at someone else;
you are the one who gets burned.
- The Buddha PHOTO

By letting it go it all gets done.
The world is won by those who let it go.
But when you try and try.
The world is beyond the winning.
- Lao Tzu PHOTO

It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble.
It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.
- Mark Twain (attributed) PHOTO

 

I believe that anyone can conquer fear
by doing the things he fears to do,
provided he keeps doing them until he gets
a record of successful experience behind him.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

There is no limit to what a man can do
or where he can go,
if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.
- Robert Woodruff

There is a crack in everything,
that's how the light gets in.
- Leonard Cohen

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A great secret of success is to go through life
as a man who never gets used up.
- Albert Schweitzer

When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
- Joseph P. Kennedy

It is amazing how much you can accomplish
when it doesn't matter who gets the credit.
- Anonymous

An optimist is one who makes the best
of what he gets the worst of.
- Anonymous

A man is a success if he gets up in
the morning and gets to bed at night,
and in between he does what he wants to do.
- Bob Dylan

Keep moving. Don't stop. But don't rush.
Don't race around.
Sure and steady gets you there every time.
- Neale Donald Walsch

Worrying is like a rocking chair,
it gives you something to do,
but it gets you nowhere.
- Glenn Turner

The Master acts without doing, and everything gets done.
- Lao Tzu

A true friend never gets in your way
unless you happen to be going down.
- Arnold H. Glasgow

When life gets you down -
just put on your big girl panties and deal with it.
- Anonymous humor

The early bird gets the worm,
but the second mouse gets the cheese.
- Anonymous

The youth gets together his materials
to build a bridge to the moon,
or, perchance, a palace or temple on the earth,
and, at length, the middle-aged man
concludes to build a woodshed with them.
- Henry David Thoreau

When one gets angry, it is always angry AT someone -
perhaps a friend or spouse, perhaps a stranger,
perhaps the nameless "they" - "those people at the bank wronged me,"
perhaps God, or perhaps oneself.
In any case, when one gets angry,
they want to find someone to be "responsible" for what happened.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Faced with the choice between changing one's mind
and proving that there is no need to do so,
almost everyone gets busy on the proof.
- John Kenneth Galbraith

An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have.
The older she gets the more interested he is in her.
- Agatha Christie

A group or an artist shouldn't get his money until his boss gets his.
- Bobby Darin

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
- Albert Einstein

There is a fine line between perseverance and insanity.
At what point have you tried your best,
and it's time to do something different?
It's a balance - a paradox.
If you get in the habit of giving up
as soon as something gets difficult,
your life won't work,
but if you keep tilting at windmills -
madly trying the same thing again and again,
your life also won't work.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
- Josh Billings

When the traveler goes alone he gets acquainted with himself.
- Liberty Hyde Bailey

A friend never defends a husband who gets his wife
an electric skillet for her birthday.
- Erma Bombeck

Science is wonderfully equipped to answer the question
"How?" but it gets terribly confused when you ask the question "Why?"
- Erwin Chargaff

Business is never so healthy as when,
like a chicken, it must do a certain amount of scratching around for what it gets.
- Henry Ford

Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
- Robert Frost

A real patriot is the fellow who gets a parking ticket
and rejoices that the system works.
- Bill Vaughan

Nobody ever gets to see what could have been.
- the 2010 movie Charlie St. Cloud

This country has come to feel the same when Congress
is in session as when the baby gets hold of a hammer.
- Will Rogers

A kitten is chiefly remarkable for rushing about like mad at nothing whatever,
and generally stopping before it gets there.
- Agnes Repplier

My father-in-law gets up at 5 o'clock in the morning
and watches the Discovery Channel.
I don't know why there's this big rush to do this.
- Jeff Foxworthy

It's cookies, he smells like cookies,
and the smell gets stronger when he's in heat.
- the movie Michael

The employer generally gets the employees he deserves.
- J. Paul Getty

The way to get things done is not to mind who gets
the credit for doing them.
- Benjamin Jowett

The average, healthy, well-adjusted adult gets up at
seven-thirty in the morning feeling just plain terrible.
- Jean Kerr

The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
- Andrew Carnegie

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.
- Hunter S. Thompson

For me, singing sad songs often has a way of healing a situation.
It gets the hurt out in the open into the light,
out of the darkness.
- Reba McEntire

Everybody gets so much information all day long that
they lose their common sense.
- Gertrude Stein

Credit is a system whereby a person who can't pay
gets another person who can't pay
to guarantee that he can pay.
- Charles Dickens

Don't let your ego get too close to your position,
so that if your position gets shot down,
your ego doesn't go with it.
- Colin Powell

Everyone who's ever taken a shower has an idea.
It's the person who gets out of the shower,
dries off and does something about it who makes a difference.
- Nolan Bushnell

It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about,
he goes off and gets married.
- Robert Frost

Motherhood has a very humanizing effect.
Everything gets reduced to essentials.
- Meryl Streep

I would love a family.
I'm at the age where the wish for a child gets stronger.
But who knows.
- Cameron Diaz

Never argue at the dinner table, for the one who is not hungry
always gets the best of the argument.
- Voltaire

Put your trust in the Lord and go ahead.
Worry gets you no place.
- Roy Acuff

Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.
- David Ogden Stiers

Religion often gets in the way of God.
- Bono

My mother gets all mad at me if I stay in a hotel.
I'm 31-years-old, and I don't want to sleep on a sleeping
bag down in the basement.
It's humiliating.
- Ben Affleck

Everything that gets born dies.
- Morrie Schwartz

You can't be afraid of failure and you can't be afraid of success,
because either one gets in the way of your work.
- Dave Van Ronk

That was the beginning of modern acting for me.
You don't have to tell a camera everything.
It gets bored if you do and wants to look elsewhere.
- Stephen Rea

Not every father gets a chance to start his son off in his own footsteps.
- Alan Ladd

There's always a race against time.
I don't think for one moment that life gets better.
How can it? One's body starts to fall apart.
- Gloria Grahame

Oh, to me not drinking is like being dead,
almost.
I sit here taking endless journeys down memory lane.
It gets boring.
- Jeffrey Bernard

The thing that teases the mind over and over for years,
and at last gets itself put down rightly on paper whether little or great,
it belongs to Literature.
- Willa Cather

Everyone gets so much information all day long that
they lose their common sense.
- Gertrude Stein

The woman who appeals to a man's vanity may stimulate him,
the woman who appeals to his heart may attract him,
but it is the woman who appeals to his imagination who gets him.
- Helen Rowland

When a song gets its legs and begins to come to me,
this is the euphoric hook that keeps me wanting to continue.
- Tommy Shaw

Whenever you have a tight situation and there's a close pitch,
the umpire gets a squawk no matter how he calls it.
- Red Barber

We may be in a tough time right now,
but when we are in a tough time is when our movement gets really strong.
- Patricia Ireland

Power is what men seek and any group that gets it will abuse it.
- Lincoln Steffens

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

Every guitar I own gets used and has its purpose.
- Mark Knopfler

Actually, I've only been involved with one girl I worked with.
It was Alyssa Milano.
We didn't actually have an onscreen kiss -
we're about to but it gets broken up.
- Scott Wolf


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