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John Pearson Quotes and Sayings

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We usually say of ancient persons, that they have already one foot in the grave,
and the rest of their life is nothing else but the
bringing of these feet together.
- John Pearson

They which have no hope of a life to come,
may extend their griefs for the loss of this,
and equal the days of their mourning with the years of the life of man.
- John Pearson

Blessing is the soveraign act of God,
and the power of benediction like the power of God.
- John Pearson

The occasion of this sadness is expressed in a word,
but must be considered in many more,
as being the principal concernment both of the Text and Time.
- John Pearson

 

Love is of that excellent nature, that it is esteemed by the best of men,
and accepted from the meanest persons;
what then is the affection of a Father!
- John Pearson

Great was the name of Abraham, but all his Sons were not accepted;
only Isaac was in the Covenant.
- John Pearson

Thirdly, Death is nothing else but a change of a short
and temporary for an unalterable and eternal condition.
- John Pearson

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By the God of thy Father who shall help thee,
and by the Almighty, who shall bless thee with blessings of heaven above,
blessings of the deep that lieth under,
blessings of the breasts and of the womb.
- John Pearson

Vulgar and common persons, as they carry nothing out of this world,
so they leave nothing in it: they receive no eminency in their birth,
they acquire none in their life, they have none when they die,
they leave none at their death.
- John Pearson

The path to your own happiness is usually found in service.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What one has to do usually can be done.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Success usually comes to those
who are too busy to be looking for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice,
and is never the result of selfishness.
- Napoleon Hill

When you ask the wrong question,
you usually get a nonsense answer.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work,
so most people don't recognize them.
- Ann Landers

Often, we get stuck on a question
for which we can't find an acceptable answer.
That is a good time to consider asking a different question.
Every question is based on some assumptions -
usually invisible assumptions that we don't see, unless we go looking.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What usually happens in the educational process is
that the faculties are dulled, overloaded, stuffed
and paralyzed so that by the time most people are mature
they have lost their innate capabilities.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned.
When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Each of us is burdened by an unlimited number of
expectations (demands) that we hold for the actions of others.
We "know" that there is a right way to do things,
and are often outraged when our expectations are not met.
Usually, we are unaware that we merely
have a strong opinion and point-of-view,
and are sure that we know how everything is supposed to be.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A man is usually more careful of his money
than he is of his principles.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge
on their children rather than virtue,
the art of speaking well rather than doing well;
but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

The big difference between sex for money and sex for
free is that sex for money usually costs a lot less.
- Brendan Behan

Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts
filed away just below the conscious level.
- Joyce Brothers

Even when poetry has a meaning, as it usually has,
it may be inadvisable to draw it out...
Perfect understanding will sometimes almost extinguish pleasure.
- A. E. Housman

Usually, terrible things that are done with the excuse
that progress requires them are not really progress at all,
but just terrible things.
- Russell Baker

It is usually people in the money business,
finance, and international trade that are really rich.
- Robin Leach

When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
- Sydney Pollack

It is usually the imagination that is wounded first,
rather than the heart; it being much more sensitive.
- Henry David Thoreau

The man who says he is willing to meet you halfway
is usually a poor judge of distance.
- Laurence J. Peter

I am regularly asked what the average Internet user
can do to ensure his security.
My first answer is usually 'Nothing;
you're screwed'.
- Bruce Scheneier

We all should choose our friends carefully.
I used to think that no one could know me better than somebody else,
because you're inside yourself, your body, you can't see yourself.
If you think like that, you surround yourself with
other people who are willing to tell you who you are,
which are usually judgmental people ...
we should really surround ourselves with the ones
that adore us and believe in the highest of us.
- Jewel

Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything.
They just cry over their condition.
But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
- James Russell Lowell

I love decorating my home.
I'm a gardener too, so that's usually something I have to play catch up with.
- Suzy Bogguss

Usually a life turned into a poem is misrepresented.
- Mark Strand

Politicians and diapers need to be changed regularly,
usually for the same reason.
- Anonymous

Don't take it personally -
it's not usually about you.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The government solution to a problem is usually as bad as the problem.
- Milton Friedman

What good mothers and fathers instinctively feel like
doing for their babies is usually best after all.
- Benjamin Spock

Friendships in childhood are usually a matter of chance,
whereas in adolescence they are most often a matter of choice.
- David Elkind

It's been my experience that every time I think I know where it's at,
it's usually somewhere else.
- Blake Edwards

It is not easy to imagine how little interested a scientist
usually is in the work of any other,
with the possible exception of the teacher who backs
him or the student who honors him.
- Jean Rostand

Great men are usually the products of their times and
one of the men developed by these times takes rank
with the greatest railroad leaders in history.
- John Moody

We have been very conditioned by the cultures that
we come from and are usually very identified with the
particular gender that we happen to be a member of.
- Andrew Cohen

I'm usually working on my own mythology,
my own realm of created characters.
Stories in mythology inspire me, though I may not be conscious of it.
- Anne Rice

The public is usually slow to catch on to new things,
and it's important that musicians stick to their guns
and not look for that instant gratification.
- Greg Ginn

You write for two people, yourself and your audience,
who are usually better educated and at least as smart.
- Tony Hillerman

If any of the beautiful people plan to vote for the president,
they usually keep their secret to themselves.
- Suzanne Fields

I usually point out that most loss of life and property
has been due to the collapse of antiquated and unsafe structures,
mostly of brick and other masonry.
- Charles Francis Richter

The will to label will always prevail over what's being labeled,
usually at the expense of either truth or understanding.
- Boyd Rice

Everything I do is usually totally spontaneous.
- Ritchie Blackmore

Newspapers are the second hand of history.
This hand, however, is usually not only of inferior
metal to the other hands,
it also seldom works properly.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

In scoring, I usually start with a sound or group of sounds,
searching out what feels right.
- Jim Coleman

The man who is fond of books is usually a man of lofty thought,
and of elevated opinions.
- John Dawkins

That's my main flaw: I always think authority figures
or my boss is going to think something I do is funny.
And usually they don't.
- Jimmy Kimmel

The true genius shudders at incompleteness -
and usually prefers silence to saying something which
is not everything it should be.
- Edgar Allan Poe

While I've had a great distaste for what's usually
called song in modern poetry or for what's usually called music,
I really don't think of speech as so far from song.
- David Antin

I'm not usually where I think I am.
It's kind of spooky.
- Laurie Anderson

Part of the reason for the ugliness of adults,
in a child's eyes, is that the child is usually looking upwards,
and few faces are at their best when seen from below.
- George Orwell

What is called good society is usually nothing but
a mosaic of polished caricatures.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Shelf-life for a regular video game usually is about three to five years,
and that's it.
- Don Bluth

Racism is always there underneath, but usually it is
exploited in these times of economic crisis,
and it's hard to find out when one slides into another.
- Iris Chang

I find it very hard to sit down and create an idea
or especially a new character on command.
Usually my characters evolve by accident out of some story context.
- John Kricfalusi

I usually say I did the best I could with what I had.
I have no major regrets.
- Stokely Carmichael

But in the end our government usually -
not unfailingly - is responsive to the people;
and usually -
not always -
will try to do what is right.
- Lee H. Hamilton

Well, usually when you talk about a mandate,
you're talking about an overwhelming win.
I don't think by any measurement the 2004 election was an overwhelming win.
- Lincoln Chafee

If you run the ball, you control the clock.
If you control the clock, you usually control the game.
- Tiki Barber

You know, usually with movies there are periods,
dark areas, where I might not be getting what I wanted out of a theme.
I'll have to go over and over it again.
- Trevor Rabin

Benji usually tries to match his hair with his underwear,
and you know how he had the pink hair for a while well
we caught him in a pink thong one day!
- Joel Madden

The fellow who says he'll meet you halfway usually
thinks he's standing on the dividing line.
- Orlando A. Battista

My guide had a copy of Palestine on my last trip to Gaza.
He'd bring it out and show people what I was trying to do.
That usually went over pretty well.
- Joe Sacco

When an opera star sings her head off,
she usually improves her appearance.
- Victor Borge


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